After School Activities for Intermediate Years (3rd-5th)

 September 11 to november 9

 

Visual Art

Grade: Kindergarten - 5th grade
Number of students: 10 minimum
Trimester/Dates: Winter, 1/8-2/26
Day & Time: Monday, 3:45-4:45PM
Room: TBD
Teacher: Smart with Art
Registration Cost: $97

Description: This exploratory art course enables students to work with a wide variety of art materials, develop art skills, and learn art historical content. We will explore art from a variety of American artists while creating both 2D and 3D works of art. This class starts January 8th.

Grossology

Grade: 3rd-5th grade
Number of students: 10 minimum
Trimester/Dates: Winter, 11/27-2/26
Day & Time: Monday, 3:45-4:45 PM
Room: Science Lab
Teacher: Shakira Rae Adams
Registration Cost: $250

Description: Expand your neuroplasticity, build your memory, collaborate, learn about your human existence and use the knowledge to empower the world. Throughout the trimester, we will work together to understand the intricacies of the human body.

Sewing

Grade: 2nd-8th grade
Number of students: 6 minimum
Trimester/Dates: Winter, 11/27-2/26
Day & Time: Monday, 3:45-4:45 PM
Room: TBD
Teacher: Made Sewing
Registration Cost: $195

Description: Learn to sew with Made Sewing’s after school sewing club. Students will learn both hand and machine sewing while completing fun projects such as messenger bags, scarves, monsters, and more! No experience necessary. All supplies will be provided.

FIRST® LEGO® League (FLL) Robotics

Grade: 4th – 8th
Number of students: 10 maximum/team
Trimester/Dates: Winter, 9/11-January
Day & Time: Monday & Wednesday, 3:45-5:45 PM
Room: Design Room
Coach: Ann Wright
Registration Cost: $320

Description: Join Soundview’s FIRST® LEGO® League (FLL) Robotics team for the 2017-18 season through January. FLL involves designing, building, programming, and testing autonomous LEGO® EV3® robots (that means no remote controls!) to complete missions during a 2½-minute game on a 4’ x 8’ thematic playing field.  FLL gets kids excited about science and technology, and helps them learn to solve complex tasks in unique and creative ways.  This season we’re building our team and our skills so we will be ready to participate in tournaments in the future. Come join the fun! 

Acting: Mythical Creations

Grade: 2nd-5th grade
Number of students: 10 minimum
Trimester/Dates: Winter, 11/29-2/28
Day & Time: Tuesday, 3:45-4:45PM
Room: PAC
Teacher: Village Theatre KIDSTAGE
Registration Cost: $180

Description: Build characters from the ground up using your voice, body, expressions, and imagination. Be inspired by characters from mythical tales such as Percy Jackson and the Olympians or other cultures’ legendary myths. Students will expand valuable life skills such as ensemble building, self-confidence, and problem solving while developing their capacities as actor/creators and creative collaborators in an atmosphere that encourages fun, commitment, and taking creative risks in a safe environment.

Bricks 4 Kidz

Grade: Kindergarten-5th grade
Number of students: 10 minimum
Trimester/Dates: Winter, 11/29-2/28
Day & Time: Wednesday, 3:45-4:45PM
Room: TBD
Teacher: Bricks 4 Kidz
Registration Cost: $160

Description: Are you ready for the adventure of a lifetime? Put on your hiking boots and camouflage...you’re about to enter Jurassic Brick Land! Students will build a world that comes to life with gentle brontosaurus, ferocious velociraptor, terrifying t. Rex, and more. We’ll learn about amazing dinosaurs that lived during the Jurassic period, and other extinct, prehistoric animals that roamed the earth and swam the seas during that era and millions of years later. Show us your building skills using our specialized project kits! Come learn, build, and play at Jurassic Brick Land class!

Beginning Strings

Grade: 1st-8th grade
Number of students: 3 minimum, 12 maximum
Trimester/Dates: Winter, 11/29-2/28
Day & Time: Wednesday, 3:45-4:30PM
Room: PAC
Teacher: Mrs. Higgins
Registration Cost: $99

Description: The Beginning Strings class provides the opportunity to learn the basic skills for playing the violin or the cello. Our lessons will focus on the individual needs of each student for learning good sound production, note reading facility, and equipment care. Beginning Strings students have fun making music while learning from an encouraging and patient instructor. Once a strong foundation of basic skills is developed (as determined by the instructor), students may advance to the Soundview Community Youth Orchestra where a move to viola or bass is an option.

Chess

Grade: Kindergarten-8th grade
Number of students: 10 minimum
Trimester/Dates: Winter, 12/1-3/2
Day & Time: Friday, 3:45-4:45PM
Room: MPR
Teacher: Chess Wizards
Registration Cost: $195

Description: Ready to make some new friends and amaze your parents with your brain power? Join Chess Wizards this school year for challenging chess lessons, exciting tournaments, fun team activities, and more! If you’re brand new to the game, we’ll teach you the basics and get you playing with the big kids in no time. If you’re a seasoned checkmate artist, we’ll show you new ways to let your creativity loose on and off the chessboard.

Youth Orchestra

Grade: 2nd-8th grade
Number of students: 3 minimum, 18 minimum
Trimester/Dates: Winter, 12/1-3/2
Day & Time: Friday, 3:45-5:15PM
Room: PAC
Teacher: Mrs. Higgins
Registration Cost: $180

Description: The Soundview Community Youth Orchestra is the place to build skills and create musical art on violin, viola, cello, and double bass. Our rehearsals develop playing technique, teach ensemble music making, and challenge the students with practice in sight reading. Orchestra requires one year of experience with a violin or cello.