Spring 2020 - ENRICHMENT CLASSES

UPDATE: While we are navigating the situation and the school year remains unknown we have determine that the best course of action is to cancel Spring Enrichment Classes for the 2020 session. We look forward to planning an amazing line up for the Fall to welcome all of our kids back for an unforgettable 2020-2021 school year!

-- All classes need 1 parent chaperone. If you volunteer to chaperone your child’s class, tuition will be FREE! Please, contact us at enrichment@agbellptsa.org  for more information. Due to liability issues, chaperones be MUST be PTSA members.

-- Please send an extra snack on the After School Enrichment days! We'll give your child a chance to eat between the end of school and the beginning of the Enrichment class.

 ** Need–based scholarships are available. For more information about scholarships please contact bzackery@lwsd.org. Scholarship requests must be made before March 18th. ** 

 

**IMPORTANT***: The Spring session will run between April 13th - June 5th, Art a la Cart ONLY will run April 14th - May 19th. No classes May 22nd and May 25th**

 

           

BEFORE SCHOOL COURSES 

 

 

CARTOONIVERSITY  

Mondays, 7:45–9:05 AM
Grades: 2 – 5

Location: Library

Sessions: 7
PTSA members: $140
non-members: $150

Paypal fees are included

Learn cartoon drawing skills in this fun-filled before school workshop. Join us for this unique opportunity to learn all aspects of cartoon drawing from local cartoonist Jeff Johnson. Techniques covered include character development, expressions, action/movement, layout, background, perspective, and much more.

The class features a series of fun projects aimed at emphasizing the development of each student’s own style in a positive, encouraging environment.

 

 

TENNIS with TENNIS OUTREACH

Tuesdays, 7:50-8:50 AM
(plus walk to school)
Grades: 1 – 5

Location: Eastside Tennis (parents drop off kids here)

Sessions: 8
PTSA members: $47
non-members: $57

Paypal fees are included

TOPs (Tennis Outreach Programs) has introduced the lifetime sport of tennis to hundreds of kids of all ages. A program designed to make tennis enjoyable and successful for kids by using age appropriate equipment, softer balls, smaller courts, an easy scoring system and fun instruction

 

 

ORLOV CHESS ACADEMY 

Wednesday, 8:05–9:05 AM
Grades: 1 – 5

Location: Library

Sessions: 8
PTSA members: $124
non-members: $134

Paypal fees are included

Join the chess Club with Orlov Chess Academy and learn!

Improve your problem-solving skills, train your memory, think and plan ahead.

Learn chess tactics, solve chess puzzles, play competitive and just-for-fun games!

Workbooks and other teaching materials are provided, just come ready to learn!

The Game of Chess is not merely an idle amusement; several very valuable qualities of the mind, useful in the course of human life, are to be acquired and strengthened by it…

1st, Foresight, which looks a little into futurity ... 2nd, Circumspection, which surveys … scene of action: - 3rd, Caution, not to make moves too hastily.. 


 

 

CODING with KIDS

Fridays, 8:05–9:05 AM
Grades: 2 – 5

Location: Library

Sessions: 7
PTSA members: $145
non-members: $155

Paypal fees are included

Do you play games and wonder how they are created? Would you like to build your own computer programs? Come learn how at the Coding with Kids Academy!

In this fun class, you will be introduced to the core concepts of computer programming, including loops, conditionals and variables. Using the Scratch development environment, you will learn how to create your own programs, such as simple games, animations, and interactive stories. With new projects each session, you will be able to express your creativity and advance as a coder!

Our progressive curriculum will allow you to move to the next level after just 1-2 sessions.

 

AFTER SCHOOL COURSES 

 

 

ART A LA CART with MRS. LUSTGARTEN

Tuesdays, 4:00–5:30 PM
Grades: 3 - 5

Location: 2nd Grade Pod

Sessions: 6
PTSA members: $140
non-members: $150

Paypal fees are included

“Food in Art” 

We’ll be inspired by artists that were inspired by food!! Warhol pop art pizza fiber arts, Thiebaud mixed-media cake, clay hamburger container and papier maché 3-D sushi art.

PLEASE BRING A SNACK

  

 

BULLDOG PACERS

Wednesdays, 2:30–3:30
Grades K – 5

Location: Outside

Sessions: 8
PTSA members: $75
non-members: $85

Paypal fees are included

AG Bell’s running club is back! Join Pacers for running and exercise! Kids will set their own goals, whether to improve their time in a sprint, complete a 5K with mom or dad, or rack up as many miles as a marathon.