After School Activities
Yoga is offered on Monday afternoons to children aged two and a half
and older. Yoga is an ancient science and philosophy that has been practiced
for thousands of years. Yoga, adapted for pre-school children, develops
body awareness, language, good listening skills, cooperation and powers
of observation. It teaches pre-school children about nature, their environment
and inspires their imaginations. It prepares them for breathing techniques
used in yoga. They learn by playing, singing, moving and imitating.
Each Tuesday, after school children are involved in a cooking class.
Children are exposed to concepts such as measuring, preparing ingredients,
different food groups, and always have a yummy treat to take home that
Wednesdays - students work with all mediums such as clay, paint, drawing,
oil pastel, chalk pastel, charcoal, mosaic work and more! We also study
famous artists, art appreciation and history as well as important techniques.
Not to mention art classes build self-confidence! Each
month we study something different with new and exciting projects!
On Thursdays this dance, movement and fitness program specifically
designed for young children. The philosophy of which is to expose children
to various forms of dance and movement while having fun learning. The
basics of ballet, tap and creative movement are taught while blending
numbers, colors, shapes and words into each lesson. The children are
provided with appropriate physical, imaginative and critical thinking
exercises that contribute to their development as a whole.
Also on Thursday afternoons a Spanish language program is offered to
children aged four years and older. Children build basic vocabulary and
begin to develop an understanding and appreciation of a foreign culture.
Super Soccer Stars (Sept-Oct & April-June)
Fridays (Sept-Oct & April-June). At Super Soccer Stars, the goal
is to teach soccer skills in a fun, non-competitive, educational environment.
The philosophy is to use soccer to nurture, to build self-confidence,
and to develop teamwork in every class. Our specially designed curricula
use positive reinforcement and a low child-to-coach ratio to ensure that
each child improves at his or her own rate while having endless fun.
Fridays (Nov-March). Our Mission To develop social, intellectual, and
physical skills through our program of gymnastic exercises, group activities,
music, and games—we
teach children that fitness is Fun ! We help children establish a positive
attitude towards exercise while developing healthy habits that last a
lifetime. We strive to make this fun and exciting program available to as
many children as possible!