Cooke S.T.E.M. Academy Blog

Scholastic Book Fair was a Success!

Our Scholastic Book Fair took place October 24-28.  It was a wonderful opportunity for students to purchase items to add to their home libraries.  We appreciate our Cooke families for their support throughout the...

Go Green!

Our Go Green Team is comprised of a group of excited 3rd grade ladies.  They met their Go Green AmeriCorps leaders for the first time and played a few interactive ice breaker games to...

Trunk-Or-Treat-A-Reader

Our annual Scholastic Book Fair will kick off on Monday, October 24th and will end on Friday, October 28th after our Trunk-Or-Treat-A-Reader event.  We are asking for families to donate 1 bag of candy...

Imagine Learning

We are pleased to announce the launch of a new online reading program called Imagine Learning.  This program provides individualized computer based reading, fluency and vocabulary lessons specific to each child’s skill level.  This...

October S.T.E.M. Writing

As our students grow as writers, we want to broaden their writing to include S.T.E.M. related topics.  For the month of October, students were charged with exploring aquariums and then imagine creating the ideal...

Our S.T.E.M. Journey

When I joined the Cooke team, I noticed a strong staff and a committed cluster of Detroit students.  I saw teachers working together to provide our students the best educational experiences, despite their limited...

D.E.A.R. Time

In an effort to build a love for reading, we have D.E.A.R. time every day!  For 20 minutes, students must Drop Everything And Read independently.  Even our little ones who haven’t quite mastered their...

Channel 4 Visits Cooke

We had a surprise visit from Interim Superintendent Alycia Meriweather and Guy Gordon from Channel 4 news. They had a chance to visit our classes, interact with our students, and promote Count Day.