Center School Extended Learning K - 3rd
~SEPTEMBER 2017~

Woman Chemist.pngSTEM IS FUN FOR KIDS CLOSED
Through hands-on activities and STEM challenges, children will think, construct, experiment, discover, and develop the desire to learn more. The children will explore the use of different learning tools that enable and emphasize STEM learning. Participants will learn something new and experience a different kind of fun in each class.. Learning is best when kids are having fun! STEM is Fun! Classes are conducted one hour per week for six weeks.
Instructor: STEM Beginnings Instructors
Grades: K - 3
Time: 3:15 - 4:15
Location: Center School Gym
Day: Monday
Dates: 10/2 - 11/13 (no class 10/9)
Cost: $95.00 (six sessions)  
*Minimum 10 participants to run this class.

Chess

CHESS WIZARDS AFTERNOON PROGRAM CLOSED!
Chess Wizards believe strongly that education should be fun and exciting. Since their first classes in 2002, the Chess Wizards have inspired thousands of children across the United States and Canada to think logically, solve problems, win graciously, and learn from defeat. Their academy is so successful because their approach is so unique. Classes and lessons are based around our original, fun, and high-energy Chess Wizards curriculum. Regardless of a child’s ability Chess Wizards makes chess fun for all! This class has ten sessions.
Dates: 10/4 - 12/13 (no class 11/22)
Time: 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Cost: $145.00
Day: Wednesday
*Minimum 10 participates to run this class.

 Theatre Masks.pngTHEATER FUNDAMENTALS CLOSED! 
This class will teach the fundamentals of acting and to encourage self confidence, a spirit of generous teamwork, and a true sense of purpose and appreciation for the goodness and beauty of the performing arts. Each week the young actors and actresses will have the opportunity to explore a variety of theatrical elements and techniques. They will learn the basics of acting in front of an audience, e.g. articulation, projection, and self-expression through the art of acting. Participants will learn what it means to see the world through another’s eyes!
Instructor: Mr. Murphy  
Time: 4:00 - 5:00
Grade: K - 3
Dates: 10/4 - 12/13 (no class 11/22)
Day: Wednesday
Cost: $65.00 (ten sessions)
*There is a minimum of 7 participants to run this class.

Chemistry Professor.png SCIENCE MADNESS CLOSED
This class will allow students to explore science through various hands on science experiments. The first class participants will create their very own Kaleidoscope!
NOTE: EXTENDED LEARNING STUDENTS ONLY
Instructor: Ms. Passafiume
Time: 4:00 - 5:00
Grades: K - 3
Dates: 10/5 - 12/14 (no class 11/23)
Day: Thursday
Cost: NO COST

COMING SOON...

 Blue Tennis Player.pngTENNIS FALL SESSION 
QuickStart tennis is the newest rage sweeping the junior tennis
world! This program allows younger children to play tennis using a smaller court, softer balls and other specialized equipment. Kids are extremely engaged and they learn skills that can be applied to more advanced techniques as they improve. The MLTC has been offering high-level tennis instruction in Acton for over 16 years and the program was one of the first in the area to offer QuickStart methods. Student should wear sneakers and dress comfortably. Rackets provided.This class is designed for K - 3 beginner participants.
Day:    TBA
Dates: TBA
Time:   3:15 - 4:15 
Cost:   TBA
*There is a 10 participants minimum to run this class.
 
REGISTRATION TBA

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 STUFFY LITERATURE CLUB
Extended Learning Program participants in grades K - 3 are invited to bring their stuffed animal friends to enjoy story time with Ms. Olivia. Ms. Olivia will share the magic of literature during an enchanted hour of reading and fun. Special guest readers will make surprise appearances. Stuffy Club and instructor Ms.Olivia will also create their very own stuffed animals with the Let's Gogh Art Critter A Critter workshop.
NOTE: EXTENDED LEARNING STUDENTS ONLY
Time:   4:00 - 5:00
Day:    Monday
Dates:  TBA
Cost:    No Cost
REGISTRATION: PLEASE SEE MS. SUE!


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SEWING EXTRAVAGANZA

Participants will learn various sewing techniques to create quilting squares and other hands on exciting projects. All students are welcome to join! Limit 10 participants per session. NOTE: EXTENDED LEARNING STUDENTS ONLY

Instructor: Ms. Julie

Time: 4:00 - 5:00

Grades: 4 - 5

Dates: TBA

Day: Tuesday

Cost: NO COST REGISTRATION: PLEASE SEE MS. SUE!



 

 




STEM is Fun for Kids

Through hands-on activities and STEM challenges, children will think, construct, experiment, discover, and develop the desire to learn more. The children will explore the use of different learning tools that enable and emphasize STEM learning. Every class, we will learn something new and experience a different kind of fun. Learning is best when kids are having fun! STEM is Fun!

  • This program is intended for children with ages 5-10 years old. We group K – 2 together, and 3rd and 4th grade together.
  • It is a 6-session program. Classes are conducted one hour per week for six weeks.
  • Website


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OST $95.00 (six sessions)
*Minimum 10 participants to run this class.

STEM is Fun for Kids

Through hands-on activities and STEM challenges, children will think, construct, experiment, discover, and develop the desire to learn more. The children will explore the use of different learning tools that enable and emphasize STEM learning. Every class, we will learn something new and experience a different kind of fun. Learning is best when kids are having fun! STEM is Fun!

  • This program is intended for children with ages 5-10 years old. We group K – 2 together, and 3rd and 4th grade together.
  • It is a 6-session program. Classes are conducted one hour per week for six weeks.
  • Website


C
OST $95.00 (six sessions)
*Minimum 10 participants to run this class.

A musical treat! Vianne plays "Meditation" by Jules Massenet on her violin!
 
~Good times and good friends go hand 
in hand.~
Two kids
~Disney Artist Rob Surette shared his "Amazing Hero Art" presentation with the students.~

Rob S 1
Rob S 3
Rob S 3
~Chef Tom and his junior chefs!~
JUNIOR CHEF
JUNIOR CHEF
~Ms. Olivia and friend sharing a story.~
Olivia reading
~Coin Club~
Coin club
~Ready for St. Patrick's Day!~
St. Patrick's Day
~We are serious about our puzzles.~
Will
~Teddy Bear Social Club. Ms. Olivia combines literacy and Teddy Bear fun.~
Teddy Bear
~Reading together is always more fun.~
Susan reading to student.
~Russian exchange students sharing ideas with Extended Learning Program students.~
Russian Learning

~Students discovering robotics through interactive play.~
More robotics
Stow robotics
~Mother Goose visits K - 2 students.~

Mother Goose visit
~STEM Enrichment class~

STEM Enrichment