A teachers’ book for mathematics, includes full-color illustrations and diagrams throughout. This is a resource for Waldorf teachers for mathematics in Class 7 (ages 12 and 13) and Class 8 (ages 13 and 14).
• “Mathematics in Nature”
• “Pythagoras and Numbers”
• “Platonic Solids”
• “Rhythm and Cycles”
Full-color illustrations and diagrams throughout
This volume combines previous books: Mathematics around Us (for Class 7) and Mathematics in Space and Time (for Class 8).
About the Author
John Blackwood worked in mechanical engineering design for nearly thirty years. Inspired by Lawrence Edwards (author of Projective Geometry) and his work with plant geometry, Blackwood became a teacher at the Glenaeon Rudolf Steiner School in Sydney, Australia, where he designed a math course for classes 11 and 12. His ideas were adopted by the school board of New South Wales. He lives near Sydney.