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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

In this together! Let’s prepare for a safe first day of school

Thank you for the important role that you will play this year in the lives of our children. Thanks, too, for the part you will play in keeping our school community healthy.  Prep Your Child  Explain to your children that there is a serious infection and we want to keep everyone safe. There will there … Continue reading In this together! Let’s prepare for a safe first day of school

Back to school Zoom meeting

Answering your back-to-school COVID questions

Several points were highlighted at a back-to-school Zoom meeting on Aug. 28. More information will be forthcoming, but among the key points: When in doubt, keep them home "If there's a question, keep them home and call the doctor," said Heather Johnson, PA, who also helped develop New Morning's innovative Peak Performance Wellness Plan … Continue reading Answering your back-to-school COVID questions

Prepared for remote learning: How one student thrived

Exactly how does attending an intimate learning environment like New Morning School in Plymouth, MI. prepare a student for a larger school?   In the case of Greyson, he found the skills he acquired while attending New Morning through seventh grade served him well in a new school with a much different learning environment. … Continue reading Prepared for remote learning: How one student thrived

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How does nurturing independent learning and creative thinking help our students during COVID-19?

At New Morning School, our teaching method encourages a mindset that has prepared our students for the coronavirus and beyond. Out of necessity this year, teachers, students and parents were introduced to the concept of online schooling. Traditional learning had to quickly pivot to accommodate the concept of online school for kids. While many … Continue reading How does nurturing independent learning and creative thinking help our students during COVID-19?

The best way to provide at-home learning during COVID-19

The challenges faced with at-home learning during the COVID-19 pandemic are three-fold. They affect not only the students, but parents and also the teachers. It's important to understand what makes successful remote learning at the elementary school level. We should recognize how the teaching and learning methods at New Morning School in Plymouth, MI. … Continue reading The best way to provide at-home learning during COVID-19