Student of the Month

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By, Pam Teel Seven year-old Ares Ahuja is in the second grade at the Millstone Primary School. Ares’ favorite subject in school is math but he loves recess too where he gets to run around and play with his friends. Ares is a great student and works hard to get the best grades. His favorite … Continued

How Busy is Too Busy?

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By, Susan Heckler Every child is an individual, the below is a guideline which may need some customizing based on your child’s wants, needs, and abilities. Grade-by-Grade at a Glance Kindergarten should be simple and free — one or two after-school activities a week are more than enough. A great choice may involve their creative … Continued

The Logic of Logos and Catchphrases

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Catchphrases can be described as a phrase that attracts or is meant to attract attention; a phrase, as a slogan, that comes to be widely and repeatedly used, often with little of the original meaning remaining. Some sayings are now so commonplace we’ll say them but have no idea where they came from. Did you … Continued

Use Your Brain

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Learning and experiencing new things is a great way to challenge your brain. Whether you are 25 or 75, it’s always a good time to think about ways to keep your mind healthy. This means being curious about the world around you and learning new things. Keeping your mind sharp has also been proven help … Continued

Child Author

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Wendy Mass Visits Millstone School On May 18th, the Millstone Township Elementary School students along with their principal, Suzanne Guidry, welcomed visiting author, Wendy Mass to their school. The event was organized by Reading Specialist, Colleen Henkin and Reading Interventionist, Nicole Filippone. The event was funded by the Millstone Township Parent Teacher Organization. Wendy, a … Continued

MTFEE

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Millstone Township Foundation for Educational Excellence Awards $30,285.15 in Grants to Millstone Township Schools Millstone Township Foundation for Educational Excellence (MTFEE) awarded five grants today, totaling $30,285.15, to Millstone Township Schools. All grants will be implemented in the fall. Since 2002, MTFEE has awarded more than $560,000 to its schools. Following is a listing of … Continued

How to Fix Broken Makeup

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By Nicole Iuzzolino It is every makeup lovers worst nightmare. The moment that beloved eyeshadow palette hits the floor with an earth shat- tering smash, is the moment the images of dollar signs goes down the drain. However, it is not the end of the world. There are so many ways to fix broken makeup … Continued

Did You Know…

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By Pam Teel   …that in May 1886, Coca Cola was invented by Doctor John Pemberton a pharmacist from Atlanta, Georgia? John Pemberton concocted the Coca Cola formula in a three legged brass kettle in his backyard. The name was a suggestion given by John Pemberton’s bookkeeper Frank Robinson. Being a bookkeeper, Robinson also had excellent … Continued

The Science of Hands on Learning 

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By Pam Teel “Science class has come a long way since I was in elementary school,” one of the mothers of Ms. Topinka’s students stated. “I just remember reading a chapter, hearing the teacher’s monotone voice discussing the chapter, taking a test, and having a tough time staying awake in class all year.” I guess … Continued