If you don't want the classic leather satchel for the start of school at the Waldorf School, this durable, light, ergonomic school backpack is just right for younger pupils. The ergonomically shaped back padding distributes the load evenly, making it perfect for growing children. The breathable 3D AirMeshSystem provides comfortable ventilation. The school backpack is also durable and water-repellent. The school bag is easy to use and has a clear structure. It is not only ideal as a satchel for all school supplies for lessons, but can also be used as a backpack for excursions and short trips. The backpack is a practical companion for girls and boys. We also offer the school backpack in other models in floral and red shades. A pencil case in the same design as the school backpack is also available in our online shop. With the change from the 1st year seven to the 2nd year seven also the change from the Waldorf kindergarten to the Waldorf School is imminent. This is an important and decisive step for children and parents. In the book "This is Waldorf School" by Wolfgang Held or in more detail in "The Education of the Child" by Rudolf Steiner, basic anthroposophical and Waldorf ideas can be read. One Waldorf educational aspect is the great importance attached to the child's environment. The child's environment has an immediate effect. If you as parents wish to avoid leather in a satchel for your child, the Deuter school backpack is an ideal alternative. Material: Durable Water Repellency coating, PES 600 Coat, 600D PES. Dimensions: 45 x 29 x 24 cm. Weight: 1200 g. Volume: 28 l. PFC and PVC free. The company Deuter is a German manufacturer and specializes in the production and sale of backpacks, sleeping bags and other accessories for mountain sportsmen. In addition to occupational health and safety and consumer protection, Deuter also attaches great importance to sustainability and environmental protection. Not only is the end product tested according to ecological standards, but also all manufacturing processes of the individual components of a product.