After-School Enrichment



WINTER 2018

After School Enrichment Classes

Class Descriptions and Registration information below

Name of Class  Grade  Date/Time  Start/End  Room
MONDAYS
Fun with Math AM K Mon 8:15-9:00 1/22 to 3/23 2
Fun with Math PM K Mon 1:05-1:50 1/22-3/23 2
Fun with Math 1 Mon 2:25-3:30 1/22 to 3/23 2
Incrediflix 2-5 Mon 2:45 to 4:05 2/12-3/26 26
TUESDAYS
Reading Games, Activities, and Stories in the AM K Tues 8:15-9:00 1/23-3/24 2
Reading Games, Activities, and Stories in the PM K Tues 1:05-1:50 1/23-3/24 2
Super Stories for First Grade 1 Tues 2:25-3:30 1/23-3/24 2
Play-Well TEKnologies K-3 Tues 2:30-4:00 1/23-3/30 26
Spanish 1-3 Tues 2:30-3:30 1/23-3/30 16
Ukulele K-8 Tues 2:45-3:30 2/13-4/3 12
WEDNESDAYS
Junior Chef Stars 1-5 Wed 2:45-4:00 1/17-3/21 Staff Lounge
Piano K-8 Wed 2:45-4:00 2/14-4/4 12
THURSDAYS
Art with Danny K-5 Thurs 1:35-2:35 1/18-3/8 12
Intro to Engineering – Session 1 4-8 Thu 1:40-3:40 1/11-2/8 26
Intro to Robotics – Session 2 4-8 Thu 1:40-3:40 2/15-3/15 26
Intro to Robotics – Session 3 4-8 Thu 1:40-3:40 3/22-4/26 26
Intro to Robotics – Session 4 4-8 Thu 1:40-3:40 5/3-5/31 26
Mugglebee Theater – mini Musical K-6 Thu 1:30-3:30 2/15-TBD 16

Bolded classes begin after the school play performances in February.
** No classes on school holidays **

CLASS and REGISTRATION INFORMATION

Reading and Math for Kinder and 1st Grade – www.mcclureclasses.org
Kinder Math This is a class for exploring Kindergarten mathematical concepts through a multitude of hands-on activities. The class environment will encourage children to think, explore, investigate and make number connections. Through educationally sound games, partner tasks, and the use of manipulatives, youngsters will have a positive experience with math while being actively engaged in their learning. $96.00 – A reduced rate is available if your child qualifies for free or reduced rate lunch.
Reading Kinder Bears, dinosaurs, mice, and other animals are delightful characters featured in a multitude of children’s literature. In this class we will read many stories about animals, as well as develop key reading comprehension skills such as identifying the important parts of a story, acting out the plot, and vocabulary development. Of course, we will have to include fun songs, art projects, and other educational activities to make this an enjoyable time for your child and a learning opportunity as well. $96.00- A reduced rate is available if your child qualifies for free or reduced rate lunch.
Math 1st Grade This is a class for exploring first grade mathematical concepts through a multitude of hands-on activities. The class environment will encourage children to think, explore, investigate, and make connections with numbers. Through educationally sound games, tasks, and the use of a lot of manipulatives, youngsters will have a positive experience with math while being actively engaged in their learning. If you are looking for paper and pencil drill worksheets, this is definitely not the class for your child! $120 – A reduced rate is available if your child qualifies for a free or reduced rate lunch.
Reading 1st Grade Warning! Your child may start begging to go to the library after taking this class! That is because it is devoted to encouraging children to love reading and increase their comprehension skills. We will not only read high quality books, but we will do a multitude of educationally sound activities related to them. These may include acting out stories, art projects, having discussions that compare and contrast similar plots, and other reading skills that enhance understanding, vocabulary development, and the enjoyment of good books. $120 – A reduced rate is available if your child qualifies for a free or reduced rate lunch.
INCREDIFLIX – www.INCREDIFLIX.com
INCREDIFLIX This class brings the fun and excitement of variety TV into after school! Kids will work together to create their own late night style variety show complete with hosts, special guests, interviews, musical guests, news, and many other fun and unique segments. Student will work in groups going through the entire show creation process from brainstorming and writing to acting and directing. Come join the fun bringing in Clifford Elementary into the spotlight! Plus, everybody will receive copies of all the finished movies! $125
Play-Well TEKnologies – http://play-wellregistration.com/registration/new/65245
Intro to STEM with Lego Materials This class brings the fun and excitement of variety TV into after school! Kids will work together to create their own late night style variety show complete with hosts, special guests, interviews, musical guests, news, and many other fun and unique segments. Student will work in groups going through the entire show creation process from brainstorming and writing to acting and directing. Come join the fun bringing in Clifford Elementary into the spotlight! Plus, everybody will receive copies of all the finished movies! $125
Junior Chef Stars – http://www.juniorchefstars.com
Junior Chef Stars Cooking Provide junior chefs with the tools necessary to create, cook, and learn. Beyond perfecting delicious recipes, our curriculum covers nutrition, seasonal cooking, knife skills, the purpose of core ingredients, and the many cultural aspects of food. Your junior chef will develop critical life skills, all while making new friends and having a blast. $270
Art with Danny – http://www.DANNYGOLDBERG.ORG
Creatures of the World This art class is designed to help students learn to draw a variety of mammals, birds, reptiles & fish. Students will be guided through step-by-step demonstrations working with simple shapes to develop the drawings. Patterns and designs we see in fur, feathers, and skin will be discussed to illustrate the creatures. To register, email: DANNYG.ART@gmail.com $250
LEGO Enrichment Engineering and Robotics – http://www.masterbuildersdojo.com/enrichment-classes
Session One- Vehicles Build up your construction skills while creating a collection of vehicles! Children will develop their sense of observation by reverse-engineering models and will further develop their autonomy.
Session Two- Intro to Robotics Step in the exciting world of robotics by building your very own robots and see them take life before your eyes! We will learn about robotics by exploring a variety of robots and behaviors.
Session Three- Introduction to Mechanics Explore fascinating concepts in mechanics in a fun and stimulating way with Lego technic.
Session Four- Pneumatics Upgrade your mechanical contraptions with air as a source of energy! Learn how to use air tanks, pumps, air switches, tubes and pistons!
Mugglebee Theatre – http://www.mugglebeetheatre.com
Mugglebee Mini Musical This mini version of our popular summer Musical Theatre Camp packs a musical theatre punch throughout the year! Our Mini Musicals offer hands on experience for all performance levels. Actors will design and CREATE their costumes, props, sets and more. They will PLAY drama games, learn warm-up exercises for acting and dance as they rehearse songs, scenes and musical routines. Finally, on the last class they will PERFORM for friends and family a mini musical that is truly their very own! $280 plus $25 materials fee
Ukulele and Piano Classes – http://hummingbirdmusicschool.com
Ukulele Ukulele Class is a fun 7-week class designed specifically to introduce students to the ukulele. Students will learn correct hand position, fingerpicking and strumming styles, note and rhythm reading, and will learn to play popular, traditional, and classical tunes like “Riptide,” “Oh Susanna,” “Twinkle Twinkle Little Star,” and “Ode to Joy.” Students must bring their own ukulele, and each student will receive a method book. Students will be divided into groups based on grade level. Price: $182 + $20 course material fee

Teacher bios and Registration

Piano Our Piano Class is a fun 8-week class designed specifically for K-8th grade students. Students will develop the foundations of piano playing, including correct hand position and posture; will learn to read notes and rhythms; and will learn to play popular, traditional, and classical songs. Keyboards will be provided at class, and each student will receive a lesson book. Students will be divided into small groups based on grade level. Price: $208 + $20 course material fee Teacher bios and Registration
Spanish – IES Language Foundation www.ieslanguages.org

Spanish The IES method introduces children to new foreign languages at a young age utilizing the same natural process in which the mother tongue is acquired. Our six step process accomplishes the repetition necessary for learning a new language through engaging activities. Children are capable of learning songs and poems with actions before actually speaking in sentences. $174

2 Responses to After-School Enrichment

  1. Lisa Adasiewicz says:

    We enjoyed Music and Movement with Paula last year. We are looking forward to class again. **** stars.
    We also are currently in Master Shin Tae Kwon Do class and highly recommend it! Its all ages program is perfect for my Kindergarten child and my 2nd grade child. Don’t miss the deadline. ****stars.

  2. Lisa Adasiewicz says:

    The After-school programs have been wonderful experiences for all who attend. Enrichment is supported by parents! We have wide range of learning experiences from Spanish,Chess to Robotic Lego’s. Let’s keep the eyes and mind of children open to learning.

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