In the Martin & Sylvia: Saturdays! story “The Let Go Approach,” Daddy teaches the children that when faced with a challenging question, sometimes the best approach is to let go of the question for awhile and do something fun. So Martin does, and one thing he tries is making paths in the frost with his feet.
What does your yard look like in the late fall? Is there frost? Snow? Is it covered in leaves or early morning dew?
Here are different patterns you can make in your yard with your feet, or some string or maybe even a piece of chalk!
About the Authors
David Sewell McCann
David Sewell McCann fell in love with spinning stories in first grade – the day a storyteller came to his class and captured his mind and imagination. He has been engaged in storytelling all of his adult life through painting, film-making, teaching and performing. Out of his experience as a Waldorf elementary class teacher and parent, he has developed a four step method of intuitive storytelling, which he now shares through workshops and through this website.
Jenny Barandich is the graphic designer who brings color and magic to all of Sparkle’s graphics.
With more than 20 years of experience, Jenny works with clients both locally and worldwide. She believes in unique yet practical designs that suit her clients’ needs, covering a wide range of industries including publishing, high-tech, nonprofit, medical, communications, and marketing. Jenny received a B.A. in Visual Communication from the Avni Institute of Art and Design in Tel Aviv. She now lives in Toronto with her husband and three children.