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Learning, presentation skills on display at Museum Day

https://youtu.be/GlR0_v6rwK0 Jillian Beckley offers her views on the value of Museum Day at New Morning School Each year, our students -- from preschool through middle school -- select various topics and present information from that for annual Museum Day. This year, we continued the Sunday-afternoon tradition. Museum Day also offers an opportunity for those … Continue reading Learning, presentation skills on display at Museum Day

Kindergarten has openings for the 2019-2020 school year at NMS.

Enrollment inquiries always welcome; schedule a tour

New Morning School accepts enrollment inquiries for all levels throughout the year. We encourage anyone interested in a unique, personalized education by contacting us to learn more or to schedule a weekday tour of our school. Tour our school (with or without your child, although a visit including your child prior to enrollment is … Continue reading Enrollment inquiries always welcome; schedule a tour

Schedule a tour for all grade levels at New Morning School

Learn how New Morning School’s individualized approach will impact your child’s learning. Tour our school (with or without your child, although a visit from your child prior to admission is a good idea), speak with our teachers and see what makes our community unique. To set up a tour or to learn more about … Continue reading Schedule a tour for all grade levels at New Morning School

Girls on the Run offers growth opportunities

Yes, there is running involved. It’s even part of the title for the Girls on the Run. But make no mistake, it’s not only about running. “Honestly, it’s such an amazing program for girls,” said Carrie Bristol, who oversees the program at New Morning School. “It’s an empowering program for girls, grades third through … Continue reading Girls on the Run offers growth opportunities

Science Camp; great choices for students in grades 2-6

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

Christine Jansen at New Morning School, elementary classroom.

Hands-On Learning engages all learners | Christine Jansen

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

Middle School | Bringing light to the Holocaust, World War II

As the middle school students have closely studied World War II and the Holocaust for several months, they also created watercolor images relating to the Holocaust. These items are on display outside the middle school classroom. The students will also gain a first-hand understanding of this part of history with a trip the Holocaust … Continue reading Middle School | Bringing light to the Holocaust, World War II

The Why, How and Where of Nature Play | Stella Rodriguez

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dhas9OEc1Lk Why Despite my best efforts as a certified educator, nature can often be the best teacher. It is through nature that I have learned how to respect all things, even those that I do not understand. It is through nature that I have learned that everything finds a way to work itself out … Continue reading The Why, How and Where of Nature Play | Stella Rodriguez

Scholarship information for Summer Science/STEM Camp

Dear Summer Science Camp Scholarship Applicant: Through the generosity of the Bosch Foundation, Plymouth Rotary Foundation, and the Wilcox Foundation, New Morning School is offering 35 summer science camp scholarships for students ages 5-11. All costs will be covered including latchkey. Scholarships are awarded based on financial need. New Morning School is a preschool … Continue reading Scholarship information for Summer Science/STEM Camp

With a little help from my friends; a culture of encouragement | Rick Schulte

I still remember it like it was yesterday. Over 40 years ago, my swimming lessons at the local municipal pool included learning how to dive from the high board. Kids half my size -- and a few years younger than me -- excitedly climbed up, took a quick glance around and dove into the … Continue reading With a little help from my friends; a culture of encouragement | Rick Schulte