Tag: wonder

Bigger and Better than Ourselves: Humility

Bigger and Better than Ourselves: Humility

I thought I was going to write about Wonder, but instead I’ve changed my mind.I have been thinking about and researching the importance of Wonder …

 

Focusing on love.

Focusing on love.

In August, most of our school met for a retreat. At one point, we were asked to go around the table and share our intention …

 

“Every day we are engaged in a miracle which we don’t even recognize” -Thich Nhat Hanh

“Every day we are engaged in a miracle which we don’t even recognize” -Thich Nhat Hanh

 

Wade in the water

Wade in the water

The Anacostia River, a Kindergarten Project. The idea hatched from  Kindergarten teacher Alysia Scofield’s relationship with it, crossing it daily, venturing near it, on it, learning …

 

Not afraid of the dark

Not afraid of the dark

The darkness of this time of year, is actually our guide. How do I greet and introduce this shift of our natural world with my young …

 

Waiting for the moon

Waiting for the moon

Actually, I am staying up late tonight to see the full lunar eclipse on this Solstice Eve. I have until 3:00 am to wait for the …

 

Indestructible Wonder

Indestructible Wonder

“If I had influence with the good fairy who is supposed to preside over the christening of all children, I should ask that her gift …