Beginnings at MFS Blog
Welcome to the Beginnings at MFS Blog. Stop back each week to see posts on exciting things we did in class, photos, group events, and more in our Preschool, Prekindergarten and Kindergarten.
View a photo gallery of kindergarteners checking out books at the school library. Lower School Librarian Deb Alterman always helps students find books relating to the subjects they are interested in, including racing cars, dogs, space, and more! read more
View a photo gallery of "Forest Friday" in Preschool. Every week, lessons and activities are conducted outdoors so students have the opportunity to further explore their senses and the natural world. read more
Prekindergarten Teachers Paige Bloom and Lisa Martin led their students on a field trip to study abstract art with the Philadelphia Museum of Art Prekindergarten program. read more
“What does preschool parental support look like and what can be done at home to support the child?” This is a frequent question for parents at our Moorestown preschool, and, when carefully considered, one which has the potential to support growth and connection in our preschool students. read more
Sending your child to school for the first time is a big deal. Not only is this a new adventure for preschool students, but it also is new territory for parents. Communication between parents and teachers can make this a joyful transition. read more
View a photo gallery of Prekindergarten Center Exploration. As students arrive each morning, they have a number of activities to explore and engage with to calmly transition into school. read more
The concept of “Yet” is the idea that a gap in our knowledge or performance can be understood as something that we have not accomplished “Yet.” I believe that the concept of “Yet” is an important one as we think about the children in our Moorestown preschool. read more
Growing independence is one of the joys of working with young children. It is a pleasure to watch preschool students encounter new frontiers, take new risks, and discover new abilities. This can be hard work. read more
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