Mary Rowlandson School Extended Learning

~FEBRUARY 2017~

 Chef Cooking Clip Art Images & Picture NEW!
 JUNIOR CHEF FUN! 
This introductory class will provide an introduction to the art of cooking. Participants will explore healthy eating habits, learn basic cooking skills and prepare a simple meal  with Chef Tom Houle!

Grades: 1 - 3
Time: 3:30 - 5:00
Date: March 28th
Day: Tuesday
Cost: Free

Registration 

Community Symbol.pngCOMMUNITY GARDENING/COOKING SERIES

This series is designed to pair experienced gardeners and cooks with younger people and less experienced gardens. Gardeners will grow for themselves and for the Community.  In addition everyone learns and has lots of fun!  Events include a cooking series, and a planting and growing series. We plan on some great Farm to Fork dinners too, and already have commitments for produce and some big name chefs coming in, as well as yet to be discovered celebrity chefs. If you would like your child to participate please complete the below permission form and have your child return it to Ms. Rita.

SPRING DATES
: TBA

Parents are welcome and  encouraged to attend! This event is free!

Permission Form  

Dancer Silhouettes.png NEW! LET'S DANCE

Classes will provide a fun and friendly way for students to experience the basics of Jazz, Contemporary, and Hip Hop styles. Students will also learn a short routine with the option of participating in the Extended Learning Program’s Got Talent Night in June!

Grades: K - 5
Time: 3:30 - 4:30
Dates: TBA
Location: Mary Rowlandson Gym
Cost: No Cost
Registration

Blue Tennis Player.png QUICKSTART TENNIS - CLOSED 

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's should wear sneakers and dress comfortably. Rackets provided.

Day: Tuesday
Dates: 1/24, 1/31, 2/7, 2/14, 2/21 (no class), 3/7, 3/14,3/21
3:15 - 4:15 Beginner Grades K - 2
4:15 - 5:15 Beginner Grades 3 - 5
Cost: $106.00

Lego.png JUNIOR LEGO LEAGUE CLOSED

The Lego League is focused on building an interest in science and engineering in children ages 6 - 9. Junior FIRST® LEGO® League (Jr.FLL®) is a hands-on program designed to capture young children's curiosity and direct it toward discovering how science and technology impact the world around them. This program features a real-world challenge, to be explored through research, critical thinking and imagination. Guided by adult coaches and the Jr.FLL Core Values team members work with LEGO elements and motorized parts to build ideas and concepts and present them.

AGES 6 -9
PARENT VOLUNTEER WANTED! (Please email ldwyer@nrsd.net if you would like to volunteer.)
Time: 4:00 - 5:00
Date: 1/13, 1/20,1/27(1:00 - 2:00 half day schedule), 2/3, 2/10, 2/17, 3/3, 3/24, 3/31
Cost: Free
Day:  Friday
Cost: No Cost
Registration
Additional Information

Illustration Of Three Colored Easter Eggs.pngThe Easter Bunny will be visiting in April with a basket of eggs to hide!

MAY 2017

EXTENDED LEARNING'S GOT TALENT DINNER/SHOW!

Location: Florence Sawyer Auditorium
Date:              May 12th
Dinner:          6:00 - 6:30
Talent Show: 6:30 - 7:30
Cost:              Free 
A chance for everyone to SING!


 

~Lego Club is a builder's dream.~
Lego Club
Lego Club
~Valentine cupcake decorating was a sweet success.~
Jenna cupcake happiness
~Great friends creating friendship bracelets~

Friendship bracelet

Friendship bracelet
~America's next talent!~
DANCE 2
~Community Center Senior
 and  Student Collaboration~
Community Center

Community Center Garden Beds Progject
   ~Fall Planting~
Fall planting.
  ~Johnny Q's Music Club~   
Johnny Q's Music Club

          ~Spring Butterflies~          
Egg Hunt

Butterflies