Third in a series of lectures on child development and Waldorf education by Susanna Reynolds: The Golden Years of Childhood! In 5th and 6th , the 11 and 12 year olds are busy learners. As they master themselves in new capacities, they reach out to the stars and bring themselves into new self expression. We become guides as we learn to balance limitations and capacities. What does it mean to support your child's will to feel, and act out of their own strengths and limitations?