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"Thinking is Cosmic Knitting:" How Making Mittens Helps Kids Learn - GeekMom
“Thinking is cosmic knitting.” Rudolf Steiner, the founder of Waldorf Education, knew what he was talking about. Consider Leo, my youngest son, a little boy who couldn’t sit still. The kindergarten teacher said he needed tutoring and remedial work. (He couldn’t read!) The next year Leo went to a Waldorf first grade. He loved handwork–we still …