Going green ;)

Going green ;)

This year, I am making new curtains to cover the open shelves in my room. During the school year, these shelves hold extra work materials, feast materials and other miscellany. I cover them to eliminate visual distraction (tension rods work nicely), and I had cut down some white sailcloth curtains. The sailcloth *never* looked pressed even when I ironed vigorously (not my favorite activity). The new ones complement my green/blue/earthy scheme, and are made of Symphony Broadcloth ($4 a yard). I look forward to the children’s discovery of these new things when they return next week!

About threegreatdays

The Rev. Dr. Rosemary Beales is a Godly Play Trainer in the U.S.; an Episcopal Priest; Chaplain at St. Stephen's & St. Agnes School in Alexandria, Virginia; a Godly Play Practitioner since 1996; and a mother and grandmother. Every day I get to be with 400 children at school and on weekends when I'm lucky, with my four terrific grandsons and three lively granddaughters. As a Godly Play practitioner, I want to spread the word about this life-giving, Montessori-based way of nurturing children in the Christian story and life. Godly Play, the creation of the Rev. Dr. Jerome Berryman and his wife Thea, is used in many denominations and in many countries, and has been translated into at least seven languages. This blog is not an official publication of the Godly Play Foundation (see www.godlyplayfoundation.org) but seeks to be a clearinghouse for ideas and experiences of teachers, trainers, and parents. Join the conversation!

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