The 44th annual auction for New Morning School takes place Saturday, March 28, 2020 at Laurel Manor in Livonia. The theme for the event will be "Space Odyssey." A silent auction begins at 5 p.m., with a seated dinner to follow at 6 p.m. and an 8 p.m. live auction. Purchase tickets: Here is … Continue reading ‘Space Odyssey:’ Purchase tickets for 44th NMS auction
Recently I made a decision as a parent that left me shook. When I say I was shook, I’m referring to not only my parenting style, but the core of so many of my ideas about life, that I find so important; freedom and failure - prime elements of risk taking. Before I go … Continue reading Risk taking; is it really worth it and if so, when? | Katelyn Ewing
Testimonial: "I will tell them (as a former teacher) that at this age, there should be play, there should be choice. It promotes interest in learning and love of school." Call 734-420-3331 for a tour.
Science camps are designed to immerse children, entering grades 2-6, in science and problem solving. Before- and after-camp latchkey is available. There is a Science EXPO for parents each Friday at 11:30 AM. Camp Immersion: In most camps there will be a field trip. The latest brain science teaches us that immersion in the … Continue reading Science Camp; great choices for students in grades 2-6
Hands-on Learning is very important to learning and part of our classroom every day. Hands-on Learning is learning by the process of doing. This idea became popular in the early 1950s and was backed by famous psychologists like Jean Piaget, Kurt Lewin and John Dewey. It can also be called Experiential Learning. Experiential Learning quickly … Continue reading Hands-On Learning engages all learners | Christine Jansen
We began our search for a school for our son the year before he started kindergarten. As experienced parents with children in 10th and 12th grade, we knew that public education had come up a bit short for us and we were looking for something that was a better match for our educational values and goals. … Continue reading ‘To foster a love of learning in children’