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?

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Join us Sunday for Student Museum, new family Discovery Session

The annual New Morning School Museum and Open House, set for Sunday, Feb. 9, is a great opportunity to see the work of our students at all levels. It’s also an opportunity for prospective families to learn more about the school. An open discussion for prospective parents begins at 1 p.m. The Museum, which … Continue reading Join us Sunday for Student Museum, new family Discovery Session

Open House

Convenient morning (9 a.m.) and afternoon (4:30 p.m.) opportunities to discover what New Morning School offers. Call (734) 420-3331 for details.

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

Monday-evening ‘Me & My Shadow’ for toddlers, parents begins Sept. 17

Me & My Shadow is a toddler and parent program designed around 2- and 3-year-olds. This allows toddlers an opportunity to experience a preschool setting. This 12-week program meets Mondays from 5:45 to 7 p.m., beginning Sept. 17 and ending Dec. 10. (There is no class Oct. 22). Click to Download the Me and … Continue reading Monday-evening ‘Me & My Shadow’ for toddlers, parents begins Sept. 17