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...
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...
“… the capacity to forgive”

“… the capacity to forgive”

“We must develop and maintain the capacity to forgive. He who is devoid of the power to forgive is devoid of the power to love. There is some good in the worst of us and some evil in the best of us. When we discover this, we are less prone to hate our enemies....
“…Meeting physical force with soul force.”

“…Meeting physical force with soul force.”

Again and again we must rise to the majestic heights of meeting physical force with soul force. – Martin Luther King, Jr., August 28, 1963, Lincoln Memorial, Washington, D.C. |||  In Sixth grade, Ms. Wolfe took up the theme of the Civil Rights Movement, as her class...