Students Learning at Table

Blog: It’s not your job to entertain your kids | Elaine Kennedy

I’ve been thinking about this topic for a few days. We are in the early days of “shelter in place.” It is a challenging time. In my role as Head of School at New Morning School, I’m receiving by email every promotion by every company offering school curriculum. They’re all screaming – it’s free, … Continue reading Blog: It’s not your job to entertain your kids | Elaine Kennedy

Online learning continues as NMS addresses safety and educational concerns during COVID-19 pandemic

New Morning School is continuing to educate its students through an online learning platform for the duration of the 2019-20 school year. Our students at all levels have been equipped with the tools to not only maintain their ongoing lessons plans, but can also interact with their teachers and classmates on a regular basis. … Continue reading Online learning continues as NMS addresses safety and educational concerns during COVID-19 pandemic

Get up and move: Words to embrace at school, in the workplace

"Quit moving around. You need to sit down." Who hasn't heard those words at some point in their life? Often, memories of that go back to childhood, when excitable young learners feel the need to burn off some energy. However, maybe it's not so much about burning off energy; rather, it's the need to … Continue reading Get up and move: Words to embrace at school, in the workplace

Students complete year-long lesson with salmon release

Completing a year-long science topic explaining the life cycle of salmon, elementary and middle school students from New Morning School, Plymouth took a bus trip to Ferguson Township Park in Okemos to release salmon into the Red Cedar River. The salmon were raised in a classroom tank at NMS over the course of the … Continue reading Students complete year-long lesson with salmon release