Pentathlon

Pentathlon

|||   As part of the fifth grade curriculum, and the study of Greek mythologies – as well as Greek art, philosophy, politics, math, and science – our fifth grade class joined another school in the traditional Pentathlon games celebrated by many Waldorf...
Sixth Grade Islamic Studies

Sixth Grade Islamic Studies

|||    As part of our Medieval History block, the sixth grade heard the story of the life of Mohammed and the birth of Islam. We learned about the influence of Islam on West Africa, as illustrated in the story of the wealthy Muslim ruler Mansa Musa, whose hajj from...
Teacher Appreciation Tea

Teacher Appreciation Tea

|||  This past week our teachers were showered with cards, gifts, flowers and a very special Afternoon Tea! Thank you dear parents for all that you do to support our faculty, staff and school. We are truly blessed. Thanks to our amazing parent...
Bringing Indigenous Perspectives

Bringing Indigenous Perspectives

Roman Vizcarra Visit Brings Indigenous Perspectives |||  Roman Vizcarra, a founder of the Kusi Kawsay Andean School in Pisac, Peru, spent the day at Berkeley Rose on Monday March 21. He brought to our students and staff a rich treasury of music, story, history,...
Songs for Peace

Songs for Peace

Songs for Peace ||| On Tuesday, March 15, we were very honored to welcome Erin Lashnits Herman (mama to Ada, Gr 3, and June, Sunflower) as well as Briget Boyle. Both women are singers and members of the choral group Kitka, which specializes in Eastern European vocal...