BASKETBALL: Boys and girls will enhance their skills through a series of fun and challenging drills and exercises.
BALLET: WE happily welcome Ms. Ann Feldman back to NH! She holds an MA in dance education & taught children's ballet at TC Columbia Univ. The Children will prepare for a special Nutcracker Ballet recital. Family & friends are invted! Just in time for the holidays!
CHESS: Learn the basic concepts and rules of the game. Chess gives students the opportunity to improve their problem solving skills through logical thinking. Taught by Mr. Jose.
COMPUTER FUN: Join us for an hour of fun in the computer lab! Children will be learning basic keyboarding functions while playing new and exciting computer games.
COMPUTER CODING: Through the platform code.org, students will create computer pgorams that will help them learn to collaborate, develop problem solving skills. Taught by Ms. Vero.
CONTEMPORARY BALLET: We also welcome Ms. Lily Feldman who has been dancing since kindergarten on the P.S. 81 stage! She has co-taught ballet at the Riverdale Y & is the dance counselor at Bedford Stuyvesant camp in Brooklyn. A special Nutcracker recital will be performed for family & friends.
CRAFTY FUN: Come and create your own special craft to keep or give as gifts. Excellent for fine motor skills & socialization. Recycleable crafts, too!
FASHION 101: Come learn how to create stylish pieces to add to your already amazing wardrobe using sequins & unique fabrics to create awesome looks that will fit any style.
FOOD FUN: THe children will follow simple recipes of savory & fun snacks. A fun & tasty way to end the school week! Tell us about food alergies, please.
GO ON A DINOSAUR DIG: Calling all Paleontologists! Love Dinosaurs? This class is for you. "Dig" in and discover the wonderful world of dinosaurs through hands-on activities.
GUITAR: Learn how to tune those guitars and strum along to play songs! Must have own guitar (acoustic) and lots of interest and desire to learn. A performance for friends and family on the last day of class! Intermediate & Advanced guitar is also available. Taught by Mr. Ralph Waldow.
GYM GAMES: Join us for an hour of fun and fitness in the gmy. A variety of games will be explored and played each week.
HABLA ESPANOL?: Spend an afternoon with Ms. Molina as she teaches you basic Spanish through art, music, and games. Learn another language the fun way.
IT'S YOUR MOVE: You will need to use your wits to outplay your opponent no matter what game you are playing. WIn, lose, or draw, though, the point is to have fun! We will play board games & card games & we will even head outside to play some outdoor games. Come & have fun, & get in the game!
KID'S ZUMBA!: Kids Zumba helps develop a healthy lifestyle & incorporates fitness as a natural part of children's lives by making fitness fun! Join Ns. Rodgers high energy Zumba class to learn & break down the different kid friendly Zumba moves & routines!
LEGO & PUZZLES: Come spend an hour building fantastics treasures & work on challenging puzzles, too. Bring your imagination to a class that promotes socialization, too!
MAD SCIENTISTS: Welcome to the mad world of science! This class will engage students in a hands-on & fun science experience. Have fun making ooey gooey concontions. Come join and see how cool science can be. Jr. Mad Science is also available.
MAGIC U CAN DO: Explore the world of magic! Learn to do easy tricks to amaze your friends & family. Enjoy a magic show on the last day of class! Mr. Crasson is back!
MATH FUN: Through a hands-on approach, explore and strengthen basic math concepts. Literature and art will be integrated for an in-depth experience. Taught by Ms. Wagner.
MIXED MEDIA ART WORKSHOP: Students will create artworks using a variety of found and traditional materials. Bring your creativity & have fun.
MS. BROWN'S CRAFTS: Enjoy making interesting and unusual treasures with the very crafty and talented Ms. Brown.
MUSIC KEYBOARDING: Founding by Singer/Songwriter Joyce Stovall. Basic elements of music are taught to students in K-3 using the piano/keyboard. End of semester performance. Advanced Keyboarding for older children with experience.
NOT SO GOURMET COOKING: An introduction to easy cooking in a fun & healthy way. Create a recipe book based on the foods prepared. Inform us if your child has a food allergy.
READING GAMES: Want to become a great reader while having fun? Then join Ms. Vero & in a short time you will increase your sight word recognition & be able to read independently through authentic games specially created for this class.
RUSSIAN: Come learn basic Russian with Ms. Averbakh.
ORIGAMI: Origami is the traditional Japanese art of folding paper. Join Nr. Trevor and discover the fascinating craft & leanr how to fold figures, shapes, and designs of all sorts.
PAINT LIKE THE MASTERS: The children will enjoy experimenting with different mediums and will create their own masterpieces. A fun & enriching class. Taught by Ms. Wagner.
SALSA & LATIN MOVES: Salsa is a mixture of many differnet styles & musical techniques. ENjoy the beat of this fun & lively dance class. Quiernes bailar? A dance performance at the end!
SCULPTURE: All the chidlren need is their big imagination & their little hands to sculpt objects that they choose. Different mediums will be used including clay. A fun class!
SKETCH & DRAW: Students will work in sketchbooks. They will learn drawing basics such as shading, perspective, and portraiture. A fun relaxing class.
SOCCER: Learn the basic soccer skills through drills and age-appropriate soccer related activities. Teamwork and fair play will be incorporated into the programs.
STORYBOOK PUPPETRY: each week the children will experience reading populat stories through puppetry that they create, realted to the stories. A wonderful way to understand stories and foster a love for reaching. A fun class to enjoy!
TOUCHY, FEELY CREATIONS: Your young inventors who love to use their hands to squish & squeeze while they create their very own surprise slime, bath bombs, kinetc sand, genie bottles, liquid hour glasses, snow globes, play & stress balls.
UKULELE: Learn to hold, tun, strum & play chords on the ukulele. Learn to play songs to wow your family & friends at a recital. Children must have their own Ukulele.
YOGA FUN: Yoga is a discipline that can lead kids on the path toward a calm & balanced mind, as well as help them build a strong & flexible body. Mats are available.
3-D ART: 3-D art for the crafty kid who likes to experience a concrete hands-on approach. We will be using a variety of fun materials. All the children need is their imagination! Come & Creat!