The Moorestown Friends School Early Childhood Program

Egg to Chick Hatching Study in Prekindergarten

Egg to Chick Hatching Study in Prekindergarten

An Annual Moorestown Prekindergarten Science Investigation Each year, prekindergarten classes engage in a scientific egg to chick hatching study. The students learn about the 21-day life cycle of a chick, explore the biology of other animals that lay eggs, record...
Spiders: Prekindergarten Passion Project

Spiders: Prekindergarten Passion Project

Prekindergarten Spider Curiosity Leads to Class Study One day on the playground, Paige Bloom’s prekindergarten class discovered a Daddy Longlegs spider and was captivated by the arachnid. The class was equally fixated and excited when another spider was discovered in...
Project-Based Learning through Birthday Parties in Preschool

Project-Based Learning through Birthday Parties in Preschool

Creating a Preschool Birthday Study Curriculum to Engage Students Preschool students in Stephanie Morris’s class have been enjoying a unit based on the theme of birthday celebrations. Three- and four-year-old students are writing invitations, wrapping presents,...
Lower School Coding Program Featured in National Media

Lower School Coding Program Featured in National Media

The Courier-Post featured an article recently that was picked up by the Associated Press and appeared in the Washington Times, Miami Herald, and more… Moorestown Friends School teaches young students coding MOORESTOWN – Third-grader Matthew Will went to the front of...
Kelly’s Korner: Collaborating with Faculty

Kelly’s Korner: Collaborating with Faculty

From the desk of Lower School Director Kelly Banik Collaboration Among Teachers Breeds Student Success Although it is commonly known how hard our Beginnings teachers work (teachers frequently beat me into school when I arrive at 6:45 a.m. and are often still present...