After-School Enrichment Program Schedule
Session 2: Monday, January 14, 2019- Friday, March 15, 2019
Classes are held Monday-Thursday from 3:30-4:30 p.m. and Fridays from 2:30-3:30 p.m.
Financial Aid Families: You may qualify for further financial assistance to enroll your child in an after-school enrichment program. Please contact Director of Admission and Financial Aid Kim Bair at 301-652-7878 ext. 201 or email@example.com to learn more.
Mondays 3:30-4:30 p.m.
Dates: 1/14, 1/28, 2/4, 2/11, 2/25, 3/4, 3/11
Harry Potter Club with Ms. Egan (Grades 2-6)
Calling all Wizards, Witches, Squibs, and Muggles to venture into the world of magic every Monday from 3:30-4:30. Have you ever wondered whether you would be a Gryffindor, Hufflepuff, Ravenclaw, or Slytherin? Have you ever dreamed of soaring on a broom while playing Quidditch? Have you ever wanted to brew Pumpkin Juice and Butterbeer, or try a Pumpkin Pastie from the Great Hall? Do all this and more when you join Ms. Egan at Harry Potter Club!
“Fun with LEGOs” LEGOLand (Transition-Grade 3)
If you are a “LEGO fanatic” this program is for you! Mr. Girson and Mrs. Elkassem will create a “LEGOLand” full of opportunities for students to explore and create with LEGOs. Every student will have a part in building a LEGO City. Our city will expand weekly as we add more buildings, transportation, and people.a
Art with Ms. Shahnaz (NTK- Grade 1)
Come join us as we make a variety of fun and creative arts and crafts projects. Each month will have a different theme that will inspire our artwork. Don't miss out on this awesome club!
Gymnastics with Active Play (Transition- Grade 2)
Children in this class will jump, hop, and climb as they learn fundamental gymnastics skills in an entertaining and fast-paced way. The class will open up with a fun warm-up and stretch. The children will learn basic floor gymnastics skills, including cartwheels, handstands, bridges, back walkers, and agility movements. By the end of the class, children will perform a routine, incorporating the skills they have learned. The goal is for children to learn gymnastics skills in a fun and interactive way. Reminder: It is important for your child to dress appropriately in athletic or gymnastics apparel.
Art Club with Ms. Clark (Grades 2 -3)
Children will explore new techniques, learn to manipulate three- dimensional materials, and find rich ways of expression in a variety of art mediums.
Tuesdays 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.
Dates: 1/15, 1/22, 1/29, 2/5, 2/12, 2/19, 2/26, 3/5, 3/12
Mr. Elkassem’s Rhythm, Beat, Sing, Dance, and Perform Club (Transition- Grade 8)
Stay active and enjoy the fun of dance and music while exploring movement, improvisation, drumming, and singing through creative and dynamic rhythmic activities. This club is a great introduction to the performing arts so come and join in on the fun!
Belote’s Everything Décor Club (Grades 1-4)
Have you ever looked at your bedroom and wanted to do something to make it decorative? Well if so, Belote’s everything décor club is just the place for you. In this club you will make pillows, candles, lights and so much more. This club you will have the chance to design and create items you never thought was possible. Come and join Everything Décor!
Ballet with Ballet Petite (NTK and Grade 1)
Ballet Petite is a wonderful and enriching dance and performing arts program. Each class is built upon developmental objectives based on the Royal Academy of Dance ballet curriculum. Ballet Petite creates an imaginative and culturally rich world through the use of movement, literature and classical music, handmade costumes and props, and pantomime to introduce students to dance technique and the performing arts. Students advance weekly with new ballet progressions, musicality, and creative expression while working to fine tune their motor skills in an enchanting setting. The classic fairytale and children's literature develop the children's performance and technical ability and their love of dance.
French with Madame Jacqueline (Grades 3-4)
Students can extend their skills in French through games, dialogues, and other activities. The emphasis is on learning through play, exploration, and the arts. Vocabulary will be reinforced as children have a chance to practice their French-speaking skills and also learn more about the Francophile world.
Spanish with Señora O’Kon (Grades 3-4)
Students can extend their skills in Spanish through games, dialogues, and other activities. The emphasis is on learning through play, dance, exploration, and the arts. Vocabulary will be reinforced as children have a chance to practice their Spanish-speaking skills and also learn more about Spanish culture.
Wednesdays 3:30- 4:30 p.m.
Dates: 1/16, 1/23, 1/30, 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27, 3/6, 3/13
FUN Science with Mrs. Elkassem (Transition-Grade 4)
Our Fun, Sticky, and Gooey Science Club where kids get dirty and tables get messy will give the students an opportunity to explore a variety of hands-on experiments. The students will make slime, lava lamps, Alka-Seltzer rockets, and experiment with different foaming, bubbling, and fizzing compounds while learning about physical and chemical change.
Cheerleading with Active Play (Grades 2-5)
Cheerleading allows students to be part of a fun, hard-working group which focuses on building leadership and teamwork skills, self-confidence, and self-esteem. Practices focus on strength, endurance, coordination, and the flexibility of each cheerleader, while developing strong bonds between students. Cheerleaders will learn cheers, acrobatics, and stunting skills throughout the term. The cheerleaders will also cheer at a basketball game in front of dozens of fans!
Arts Club with Ms. Clark (Grades 4-6)
Children will explore new techniques, learn to manipulate three-dimensional materials, and find rich ways of expression in a variety of art mediums.
Thursdays 3:30-4:30 p.m.
Dates: 1/17, 1/24, 1/31, 2/7, 2/14, 2/21, 2/28, 3/7, 3/14
Japanese Karate (Kindergarten-Grade 5)
Sensei Takemori is a dedicated karate practitioner and instructor. He has studied with some of the best instructors in the world and has also won countless accolades. His karate classes not only focus on instruction, but also promote spirit, strength, and technique.
World Cooking with Active Play (Kindergarten-Grade 4)
Take a trip around the world in our World Cooking class. We will learn about different cultures and then eat a dish from that region! Kids will learn how to use kitchen tools appropriately and safely, how to make dishes from around the world using simple ingredients that are easy to find at home, how to clean up after making big messes in the kitchen, and ideas about nutrition and feeding their bodies in a healthy manner.
Chess Wizards (Kindergarten-Grade 5)
Chess Wizards is a premier chess education company providing fun, informative and challenging chess lessons to students. Chess Wizards teaches children many important life concepts, such as learning the ability to win graciously and accept defeat with dignity and sportsmanship. Students will be divided into groups according to their chess experience. At the end of this session, each student will have had the chance to participate in a mini-chess tournament.
Fencing with Active Play (Grades 2-5)
Calling all pirates, musketeers, and Jedi – fencing is coming to Janney! Fencing is a martial art (and an Olympic sport!) based on swordsmanship in which winning points are made through contact with an opponent. Children in the class will learn basic moves and participate in matches to develop their skills and explore this history-rich sport that combines athleticism and intellect. Like other martial arts, fencing is about personal accomplishment, creative problem-solving, and discipline. Fencers will apply their acquired skills and confidence to other sports, studies, and life. All equipment used in this class, including clothing, masks, and sabres will be provided by the instructor.
Hip Hop and Jazz Dance Class with Active Play (Kindergarten- Grade 2)
In Hip Hop Jazz students will learn basic moves in urban dance styles such as Hip-Hop, House, Locking, and Popping. Throughout the session, dancers will learn basic choreography and participate in creative freestyle group activities. This class is for students with no experience. Students are encouraged to participate in Winter and Spring sessions for the end-of-the-year show. Dancers will begin learning choreography during the Winter session. This is a wonderful opportunity for students to showcase their dance skills, build confidence, and perform for family and friends!
Friday 2:30-3:30 p.m.
Dates: 1/25, 2/1, 2/8, 2/22, 3/1, 3/15
So Many Activities with Ms. Lennon (Grades 1-5)
Are you looking to join a club where you can play fun games, create cool crafts and try some experiments? Well, look no further! Ms. Lennon will have all this and more on Friday afternoons! Come join in on the fun!
Floor Hockey with Active Play (Grades 1-3)
Dribble, pass, shoot and score this fall with ActivePlay! Students will test their hockey skills as they compete against each other in various games and drills. This class is a fun, high energy and a high endurance activity. Sign up to see if your kid has what it takes to be a Stanley Cup Champion. **Students will be playing on the outdoor sports court so please dress weather appropriate**