Description: If you love Shark Tank, this empowering program is for you! Join other intrepid students and develop a business plan for your own business idea. You will learn to take risks and persevere, while making business-like decisions about strategy, marketing and finance. Students build confidence "learning by doing" and make their pitch presentations on the last day!
Calling all Nature Lovers. Students will explore Central Park weekly and go on hikes, bird watch, collect leaves and other pieces of nature to make art. They will also have some free time to run around outside!
Chess will meet Chess Master Mr. Goodman and learn the basics of chess. More advanced players will be challenged. The class meets Tuesdays and or Wednesdays from 3:30-430 for K-1st Grade and 4:30-5:30 2nd-5th Grade.
Calling all actors and performers of all kinds! This class is for you. The students will learn acting through storytelling, improv, song and movement. The students will perform a show at the end of each term. This group meets on Mondays from 3:30-4:30.
Students learn the art of persuasion and help select debate topics they find interesting. Students work in rotating groups and practice their debating skills in a supportive environment, including developing arguments, issuing rebuttals, providing examples, rebuilding their case and summarizing points of view. Young debaters learn to think on their feet and enhance their public-speaking skills, gaining self-confidence in the process.
Calling all Mad Scientists! This hands on science class will create static electricity everywhere. Mad Science will mail out science kits each week for students to participate in the class from their very own home. Sign up fast, this class always has a waitlist!
Students will study with Howard Latting of WMA Karate. Each of our students enter the program with a desire to learn, enjoy robust physical activity and participate as a team. This program is based on Korean Art and Modern Teachings.
Description: This innovative program provides a solid foundation on financial literacy for kids. Games and hands-on activities help students internalize key concepts (like money, budgeting and saving) in a fun and supportive environment fostering team work. This unique experience empowers students with the mindset to start making sound financial decisions and develop into responsible global citizens.
Joel's Kids Action Sports coaches mix conditioning, gymnastics, balance, team work, confidence building and fun. Either indoors or out, we create a manageable obstacle course for the kids to conquer. Positive thinking and success are guaranteed.
Calling all Pokeman Go fans. The students will play the game with fellow classmates in Central Park. Students are encouraged to bring an ipad or phone to this class so they can play. If you do not own a device Trevor will give your child one for the class.
Join Joel’s experienced, kid-friendly coaches for a fantastic season of inline skating and skateboarding. These are great classes for the young athlete to learn—not just one, but two― skating disciplines. Those who just want to learn one technique can do so.
Inline skating: Every week, coaches will teach a new skating skill—from basic balance, stopping, turns, skating backwards, and more. Whenever the weather is suitable, students will have terrific fun on wheels in Central Park. This class is open to all skill levels of skaters.
Skateboarding: Whether you already know how to do an “Ollie” or want to get started with skateboarding, this program is for you. Learn and enjoy the basics through advanced moves on a skateboard. From push-offs to “fakies,” this safe program will thrill students.
Students internalize the benefits of doing well and doing good, reviewing a number of charities and discussing the merits of giving back. Students collaborate in small teams to select a charity or issue they feel passionate about and come up with practical ways they can support that cause (including raising awareness, volunteering and fundraising), then create their own mock foundation!
Welcome to Hogwarts! In this class, each student is assigned to a house and becomes an official student of Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. In each class, we will explore different subjects through a variety of activities: We will read tea leaves in divination and create magical concoctions in potions; we will learn about the magical creatures of the wizarding world and create our own magical beasts in care of magical creatures. This class is good for readers of Harry Potter, as well as those who have not (yet) started the books.
This class is on Thursdays for the 2nd Term fro m3:30-4:30