Cooke S.T.E.M. Academy Blog

Differentiated Instruction

We recognize that every student learns differently and has varied skills.  In order to help every child grow, we provide differentiated instruction within the classrooms. Students may work independently, with a partner, in a...

Arson Awareness

A dedicated Detroit firefighter spent the day educating our students on arson awareness. He explained the dangers of fire and shared important safety tips in case of our house fire.  He displayed a smoke...

Students Can Read Online

Cooke was awarded a grant that allows us access to the myOn online book program.   Kindergarten through 6th graders now have access to their own personalized online library full of thousands of books.  Students need to visit...

Extended Day Program

Students who participate in our extended day academic program have the opportunity to work in small groups on skills specific to their needs.  The program runs twice a year, once in the fall and...

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

The Green Living Science organization, with the help of their Recycle Bee and our Go Green team, presented their Go Green assembly to all K-6 students. Students learned about the importance of reducing, reusing and recycling. They...

Making Slime!

The Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum visited our 4th graders on Halloween. They presented a hands-on S.T.E.M. activity that aligned with the student’s current science curriculum.  The students started off with an oral discussion and...

Digital Learning

Our students are growing as readers through their daily online reading practice with Imagine Learning.  Each student works on reading, vocabulary and grammar lessons personalized to their specific skills and needs.