Just in case you were wondering what was discussed last time, here are the ideas suggested at our previous planning meeting that we did not end up using for classes. You can also see this post for classes we have done Continue reading “Leftover” Ideas
Using a variety of strategy games, students will learn how the use of decision-making skills like planning, logic, and tactical reasoning can affect the outcome of a game. Students will also learn about good sportsmanship and fellowship.
Working in teams, students will research a country and create a visual display that represents the uniqueness of that country. As well as learning about another culture, students will learn research methods such as finding accurate information, taking notes, and Continue reading Class Description – Cultural “Fair”
We will have an interactive storytime with use of story and felt board, finger puppets, or other manipulatives. There will be a “montessori-style” sensory component to the class where children will discover, explore, and sort different high-quality montessori materials.
Children are engaged every minute with creative movement and finger plays moving in their favorite ways (jumping, crawling, clapping, turning) to fun, high-energy, imaginative children’s music. Use of music props in each class (rhythm sticks, bean bags, scarves, ribbons, tunnels, Continue reading Class Description – Pre-K Music and Movement
Thank you to everyone who attended the planning meeting. There were so many great class suggestions! Below are the classes we will offer this session. Class descriptions will be posted separately. First Hour Classes Nursery Stephanie S.(teacher), Cleo (teacher), Dominique Continue reading Classes for Spring 2017
In preparation for our planning meeting, here are some ideas to help you brainstorm. Some of the classes that we have offered in the past: Some of the suggestions from previous meetings that we haven’t used: Calligraphy Music Theory Rockets Continue reading Class Ideas
This class will combine a bit of geography and history with art. Each week, students will learn some interesting facts about a specific country. They will develop map skills as they find the location of the country on a world map. Continue reading Class Description – Global Art
Students will learn about the judicial system and then apply this knowledge in a fun trial simulation. They will strengthen communication and teamwork skills as they take on the roles of attorneys, defendants, and witnesses. To prepare for the trial, Continue reading Class Description – Mock Trial