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### Homeschool Room Tour

Time for a homeschool room tour. Grab a cup of coffee and sit back, this video is long!!! Bookcases are from IKEA and are the Expedit brand. Look for the Kallax brand these days. Magazine folders are ... Read More

### How To Make a Waldorf Main Lesson Book

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This tutorial will show you how to make main lesson books or notebooks three different ways. You can buy main lesson books from Home or you can follow this simple tutorial and make your own! All you n... Read More

### What Are Waldorf Main Lesson Books?

Main Lesson book are the main notebooks used in Waldorf schools and Waldorf homeschools. They are typically 8″x10″ with lined and blank pages for students in 5th grade and up and blank not... Read More

### How To Make The Five Regular Solids: Plato Glo Mobile Kit

We used the kit “Plato Glo Mobile” from http://www.rainbowresources.com to make sturdy three dimensional shapes. The five regular solids were discovered by Pythagoras and his Secret Brothe... Read More

### How to Make Three Dimensional Solids from Paper

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KUc2cVKg5Es Watch as we make three dimensional ‘solids’ from paper. We used 90lb water color paper and our Silhouette Cameo to make the five regular ... Read More

### Geometry: How to Make a Hexagon and an Equilateral Triangle

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This short demonstration show how to construct a hexagon and an equilateral triangle using just string and straightedge, or in today’s terms a compass and a ruler. We are reading the book &#8220... Read More

### How to Make the Perfect Square

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While reading “String, Straightedge and Shadow” by Julia Diggins, we came across a chapter on constructing a square using ‘string’ and ‘straightedge’. Watch as I sh... Read More

### The Pythagorean Theorem

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How did Pythagoras show that the square of two sides of a right triangle equal the square of the hypotenuse? Watch as we recreate the proof from the 6th century. First we will construct a square with ... Read More

### Pencil Extenders: What Are They and How Do You Use Them

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This quick video show you what pencil extenders (pencil lengtheners) are and how to use them. These particular extenders are made for Lyra brand color pencils and can be found at http://http://www.wal... Read More

### Watercolor Pencil Comparison

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Watercolor pencils are perfect for drawings you want to bring to life with vibrant color and superb blending. They are especially great for non-detailed drawing in which colors blending into one anoth... Read More