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Introduction to Spanish

$43

with Lety Von Kerens - Rm 108

Calendar Oct 20, 2018 at 10 am, runs for 5 weeks

10:00 - 10:50  Grades:  K - 5th

In this class students are introduced to Spanish: basic phrases, parts of the body, colors, numbers, family members, seasonal words and more. Students will play some Spanish games and learn to both read and speak basic words.  Parents receive materials to enable them to work with their children at home, if desired.

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Jr. Chefs III

$68

with Cathy Oriatti - Rm 149

Calendar Oct 20, 2018 at 11 am, runs for 5 weeks

11:00 - 11:50  Grades:  K - 2nd

Full participation cooking class for students K-8th grade.  Recipe selections allow for students to explore essential cooking techniques using an assortment of kitchen tools and gadgets.  Individual and group recipes will be prepared.  Kitchen safety and ingredient & tool knowledge will be a part of each session.  All recipes will be nut free.  Parent participation is welcome, online sign up is available.  Students are encouraged to bring reusable containers to transport food samples home, but disposable containers will be available each week.  Students may bring an oversized T-shirt or apron to wear to protect clothing, if desired.

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Krazy Chemistry

$74

with Alana Berke

Calendar Oct 20, 2018 at 10 am, runs for 5 weeks

10:00 - 10:50  Grades:  K - 6th

Do your kids like to get messy?  Introduce them to the science behind the mess!  This is a hands on science lab exploring chemistry with safe "kitchen chemistry" ingredients.  Students will build science vocabulary while forming hypothesis, making and recording observations, measuring, making conclusions and a lot more!

No prerequisites.

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Medical Science K-5th grade

$74

with Alana Berke

Calendar Oct 20, 2018 at 9 am, runs for 5 weeks

11:00 - 11:50  Grades:  K - 6th

Medical Science: So, you want to be a doctor, this is the class for you! Have a blast learning about human anatomy, the systems of the body, and perform mock medical procedures. Build models and do chemistry experiments.

Will run

Super Slime

$74

with Alana Berke

Calendar Oct 20, 2018 at 10 am, runs for 5 weeks

10:00 - 10:50  Grades:  K - 6th

Kids have a blast making slime! Now they'll have the opportunity to not only make new recipes of slime, but learn all about where slime comes from and the animals that produce slime naturally. Kids will get to keep all of their creations! 

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Yoga in Motion

$40

with Ashley Oliva

Calendar Oct 20, 2018 at 9 am, runs for 5 weeks

9:00 - 9:50  Grades:  K - 3rd

Have fun, stretch your body while learning yoga!  Games & songs add to the fun.  Dress to move, no jeans plese.  Yoga is a great way to develop focus, awareness, and coordination.  This class stresses increased flexibility and balance as students particpate in imaginative poses, games, songs, and relaxation.  It's a fun and beneficial class for the whole child - body and mind.  No prerequisite - this class is for students interested in having fun and challenge their bodies.  Students are asked to bring a yoga mat or beach towel and water bottle.





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