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

You have to spill a little milk to grow; by Elaine Kennedy

Jean Piaget at New Morning School The following is a letter written for the Alumni News by New Morning School Head of School Elaine Kennedy. You have to spill a little milk to grow... Dear Parents, This fall parents at New Morning have been learning about Jean Piaget, a Swiss psychologist who researched the cognitive growth … Continue reading You have to spill a little milk to grow; by Elaine Kennedy