Rhythmic leaping and coordination exercises are the main focus of movement class in the second grade. These elements increase stamina, grace and body awareness. Students work on group cooperation, focus, and fairness during games and activities aimed to balance speed with control. Coordination combinations, balances and body geography games are brought supplement the running and jumping activities.
The second grade eurythmy curriculum builds on and strengthens the first year’s foundation. All forms experienced are based on the straight line and curve. In the first grade, the circle and the square are highlighted. In second grade, a more complicated form, the curve of Cassini, is introduced. The children learn the movements for the consonants and vowels more consciously.