The Moorestown Friends School Early Childhood Program

Photo Gallery – Kindergarten Checking Out Library Books

Photo Gallery – Kindergarten Checking Out Library Books

Kindergarten Checking Out Books in the Library The kindergarteners love going to the school library! The students enjoy hearing stories from Lower School Librarian Deb Alterman and selecting books to read at home. Mrs. Alterman always helps students find books...
The Value of Sustained Exploration

The Value of Sustained Exploration

Sustained Exploration Motivates Preschool, Prekindergarten, and Kindergarten Students We all can cite an example of when our preschool, prekindergarten, or kindergarten aged children have immersed themselves in a single activity for a long period of time, deeply...
Teaching the Value of Sharing

Teaching the Value of Sharing

How can we empower Preschool, Prekindergarten, and Kindergarten Children to be Active Sharers? Imagine the following situation: Susie is playing with a truck in the sandbox. Jalen comes over and says that he wants the truck. Susie turns away and keeps playing. This...
Photo Gallery – Kindergarten Soup

Photo Gallery – Kindergarten Soup

Kindergarten Soup as a Thanksgiving Community Activity To celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday, the kindergarten classes came together for Kindergarten Soup! Both Kenya Barber and Emily Bowditch read the book Growing Vegetable Soup with their students, and the...
Kelly’s Korner: Conflict Resolution Skills

Kelly’s Korner: Conflict Resolution Skills

From the desk of Lower School Director Kelly Banik Preschool Conflict is Normal but Complex With the start of the school year behind us, the children are settling into their studies and finding ways to connect with each other and the curriculum in deeper and more...
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...