Parents Literature

Recommended Reading List

Many of these books are available in the school bookshop. In addition, books published by the SWSF are available from the ‘Fellowship Publications’ office www.florisbooks.co.uk/subjects/swsf.

Books on Steiner Waldorf Education

  • Waldorf Education – C Clouder & M Rawson, Floris
  • Education Towards Freedom – F Carlgren, Lanthorn Press
  • Educating Through Art – A Nobel, Floris Books
  • Waldorf Education in Theory & Practice – R. Blunt, Novalis Press
  • The Way of a Child – A C Harwood, R Steiner Press
  • The Recovery of Man in Childhood – A C Harwood, R Steiner Press
  • School as a Journey – Torin Finser, Anthroposophic Press

Early Childhood

  • You are your Child’s First Teacher – Rahima Baldwin, Celestial Arts, California
  • Celestial Arts, California Work and Play in Early Childhood – F Jaffke, Floris Books
  • The Incarnating Child – J Salter, Hawthorn Press
  • The First Three Years of the Child – K König, Floris Books
  • A guide to Child Health – M Glöckler & W Goebel, Floris Books

Practical Activities & Festivals

  • Birthdays – Celebrations for Everyone – A Druitt, C Fynes-Clinton & M Rowling, Hawthorn Press
  • All year Round – A Druitt, C Fynes-Clinton & M Rowling, Hawthorn Press
  • Families, Festivals & Food – D Carey & J Large, Hawthorn Press
  • Festivals Together – A guide to multicultural celebration, S Fitzjohn, M Weston & J Large, Hawthorn Press
  • The Children’s Year – S Cooper, C Fynes-Clinton & M Rowling, Hawthorn Press
  • Earthwise – C Petrash, Floris Books
  • The Christmas Craft Book – T Berger, Floris Books
  • The Easter Craft Book – T Berger, Floris Books
  • The Harvest Craft Book – T Berger, Floris Books
  • Making Dolls – S Reinckens, Floris Books
  • Painting with Children – B Muller, Floris Books

Lifestyle & Child Development

  • Lifeways – B Voors, Ed., Hawthorn Press
  • Phases of Child Development – Lievegoed, Floris Books
  • Who’s bringing them up? – M Large, Hawthorn Press
  • Free your Child’s True Potential – M Rawson, Hodder & Stoughton