Fall 2017 Schedule
Eagle Enrichment: Fall 2017
The Eagle Enrichment program at New Albany Schools is an enrichment program for all kids in grades 1-5 that provides students with the opportunity to explore and broaden their interests in art, literature, mathematics, music, wellness and science through short-term classes. The program occurs during the fall, winter and spring seasons of the school year.
The deadline to register for all Fall 2017 Eagle Enrichment programs is Tuesday, October 10th!
At Tennis Junior we focus on creating a love for tennis and sports through fun, interactive drills and games. Participants will learn tennis fundamentals such as dynamic balance, hand-eye coordination, footwork, basic strokes and grips. These skills will promote tennis ability and are designed to help with other youth sports. Rackets are provided, along with age appropriate balls and equipment approved by the USTA for 10 & Under Tennis. This class will build confidence, encourage teamwork and effort while learning tennis essentials in a positive environment.
Cultured Kids Club
Our classes provide elementary school students the early advantage of learning to read, write and converse in Spanish! Whether you’re just starting out or you’ve taken classes with us before, Cultured Kids Club’s mission is to get you talking! With our interactive and progressing curriculum, small class sizes and our excellent team of native speaking teachers, your child will be on the fast track to learning Spanish naturally in a fun and engaging environment.
During the 2017-2018 school year Cultured Kids Club will cover all new conversation topics, for continued language advancement. We repeat conversation topics after three years! Right from the beginning students learn to ask and answer everyday questions! In addition to our classroom learning, all students will receive secure access to our online resources, using fun games to reinforcement weekly lessons. All classroom materials provided!
Bright Yogis offers yoga to children after school. We are a unique program empowering & inspiring young minds & bodies. Yoga benefits children through increased * flexibility * coordination * focus * self-esteem * mindfulness * stress management. "See us" at www.facebook.com/BrightYogis/
Young Chefs Academy
"Are you creative and have a sweet tooth? Come join Young Chef's Academy for a six week session of cupcake decorating. Each week the students will create a different and unique set of cupcakes. Due to kitchen and time restrictions, we are unable to bake while at the school. Cupcakes will arrive pre-made and the students will learn different decorating techniques. The recipes are:
Week 1: Halloween Cupcakes Week 2: Apple and Apple Pie Cupcake
Week 3: Campfire and Owl Cupcake Week 4: Pumpkin Spice Latte and a Scarecrow Cupcake
Week 5: Thanksgiving Cupcakes Week 6: Spaghetti and Meatball, and a salad Cupcake
NOTE: This class will be peanut free. The cupcakes are nut free, however, we cannot guarantee that they are not processed in the same facility as nuts. If a severe nut allergy exists, please inform us, and we will work with you to ensure your student's safety. Ingredient list can be mailed weekly to ensure they are allergen safe."
Zumba Party with Natalia
Zumba Kids (grades 1-3):
Zumba kids classes feature kid-friendly routines based on original Zumba choreography. We break down steps, add games, activities and cultural exploration elements into the class structure.
This program helps develop a healthy lifestyle and incorporate fitness as a natural part of children's lives by making fitness fun.
Pound (grades 4-5):
Pound is the world’s first cardio JAM session. Inspired by the energizing fun music and combining drum play with fitness.
Math Games (grades 1-3)
The best way to learn is by playing! In this class students will learn strategies to help build and strengthen elementary math concepts. Students will work with numbers, shapes, patterns, size and more by playing games and working on Hungry Teacher Lessons written by STEM-U.
Coding with Sphero (grades 4-5)
Sphero is an app enabled robot that we use to introduce kids to programming!! In this class, we provide students a variety of fun challenges and competitive activities that must be accomplished by programming the robot. The class integrates math concepts, engineering construction, and control of the robot’s sensors in its challenges. All experience levels are welcome.
Join us for learning, playing and enjoying the wonderful game of chess! Many activities are planned; including lectures, tournament condition games, best move game(s), problem solving, team games, and simultaneous games with the instructor, bughouse and more. Participants should have a basic knowledge of chess before enrolling in this course.
We Got Game
Rookie Multi-sport class! (grades 1-3)
This 6 session class will feature a new sport/game with We Got Game Coaches every 2 weeks:
Weeks 1 & 2: Dodge ball and Capture the Flag
Weeks 3 & 4: Flag Football
Weeks 5 & 6: Soccer
Amateur Eagles Basketball (grades 4-5)
This 6 class session will develop the basic fundamentals of basketball through a series of drills and games designed to keep kids moving and having a blast while improving their basketball skills!
Engineering for Kids
Junior Aerospace Engineering: Taking to the Skies (grades 1-3)
The Junior Aerospace Engineering program introduces our youngest engineers to fundamental concepts of aircraft and spacecraft design. Through open and focused exploration, students explore and construct airplanes, rockets, hot air balloons, and more.
Aerospace Engineering: Up, Up, and Away (grades 4-5)
During our Aerospace Engineering program, students use the Engineering Design Process to design, create, test, and refine a variety of flying machines. They construct a shock absorbing system designed to protect two marshmallow astronauts in a lunar vehicle, create their own air-powered rockets, and assemble a hot air balloon model that actually takes flight!
Come join us for exciting building and learning team events. Members of the New Albany High School Science Olympiad team will coach participants on events like Hot Air Balloons, Tower Building, Disease Detectives, and Leaf Collection. Our work will conclude with a team competition on Saturday December 9th.
Register at www.naparks.org