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

Question, wonder are important elements to learning | Katelyn Ewing

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kCCHn1cWhOg Adults could also learn from the way children look at the world. Let's encourage children to ask and wonder, but as adults, we should do likewise. I recently attended a conference offering sessions delving deep into the idea of learning. A simple word, but an incredibly complex concept when you really think about … Continue reading Question, wonder are important elements to learning | Katelyn Ewing

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

The Importance of Natural Movement | Paul Hanna

My family did some traveling this summer. We listened to lots of toddler-curated music, but we also had the opportunity to catch an audiobook we loved -- “Movement Matters” by Katy Bowman. I recommend this book. The book is a collection of essays written by the movement scientist (specifically a “biomechanist”), who believes a … Continue reading The Importance of Natural Movement | Paul Hanna