“Espanol, Con Sonrisas”
Welcome to “Spanish with Smiles”, where children leave each class with a smile on their face. Class consists of songs, games, role play, and other lively activities followed by discussion and reinforcement of skills. Your child will have so much fun, he or she won’t even realize they are learning the Spanish language! Spanish class wll be something your children will smile about and that smile goes beyond the lesson itself. Children will have a positive openness to the sounds, songs, and stories of the Spanish language and culture. Don’t miss out on this fun journey into Spanish with Senora Masi.
Why Creative Cooking?
Think of it as a kind of laboratory science! The class involves weighing, measuring, carefully following directions and observing materials change from one state to another. It also encourages eye-hand coordination, sensory integration, even patience and self-reliance. Your child will also learn basic nutrition, kitchen safety, table setting, manners, basic math and some geography. They will not only prepare foods, but also discover new tastes with Mrs. Galm and the exciting world of food!
FRONT AND CENTER MUSICAL THEATRE
A unique and nurturing introduction to the world of creative movement, singing, and theatre. Perfect for the child who loves to sing and dance, this class combines movement, song and storytelling to develop coordination, confidence, and a love of the performing arts! Learn the beginning fundamentals of the dance and vocal techniques used in musical theatre. Also, acting techniques through games, improvisation, and character work. Sight singing will be taught through the use of the Solfege technique. This class will follow the Leap N Learn for Musical Theatre Syllabus. Each 8 week session will culminate in a mini performance that will be filmed. Each family will receive a private link to view the “performance” via email at the end of each session. Let the Show Begin with this wonderful oppurtunity to act with Miss Renee.
GECKO KIDS COMPUTERS
Traveling Computer Studio
Gecko Kids is a creative computer studio where preschoolers create an produce their own, unique books! In these hour long classes, each child works on his/her own computer to create two pictures in their book. They begin working with simple tools in art programming and are progressively introduced to new tools, levels and concepts. We believe in immersing kids in a fun, creative learning environment so they can comfortably learn at their own pace! They develop excellent fine motor skills: they develop sequencing skills, they learn to double-click and click-and-drag. Technical skills include short cuts (like Ctrl-O, Alt-F4, Window-E, &Ctyrl-C), knowledge of file management, file extensions and file organization, In addition, independence, self-esteem, problem-solving skills and creativity are all forefront on our developmental list of objectives. Try It! Classes are small and fill up quickly!
DYNAMIC FIT KIDS GYM
We offer the Dynamic Fit Kids Gym program on Fridays during lunch from 12:00 noon till 1:00PM. Each week the students willl participate in a different lesson that includes the following components: warm up – ball handling skills – eye hand coordination activity – partner or group cooperation activity – gross motor skills – dance – individual instruction – cool down. The Dynamic Fit Kids program is designed to reinforce academics through movement. All of the students are active for the entire lesson learning new skills and practicing skills previously learned. Studies have shown that children who are physically fit perform better academically. Movement with Ms. Ginger is always exiciting and fun!