Bristow Run Elementary
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About Bristow Run Elementary

The Bristow Run PTO is excited to offer an after school enrichment program for its students! We have two exciting sessions planned - Fall and Winter - with lots of great classes to choose from in each one. On this site you'll find all the information about program procedures, class descriptions and details you need to participate. Whether you are looking for sports, drama, arts and crafts, technology, science or hobbies, there's something here for everyone. Please click on “View all Courses” button below during Open Registration to register. SO go exploring and see what you want to learn!

Transition from school to enrichment programs:

All students enrolled in enrichment are dismissed to the Cafeteria where Instructors will meet them. SACC students do not need to go to that program first.

Bristow Run's Winter 2020 Classes meet 2/4 - 3/26 with Make Up Dates (if needed) 3/31 - 4/2 & 4/14 - 4/16

For questions about scholarships please contact LeischMA@pwcs.edu

BRISTOW RUN WINTER 2020 CLASS DESCRIPTIONS

Cheers to You - Cheers to You

Cheers to You is a fun recreational cheerleading class. We learn basic cheerleading arm motions, jumps, and dance routines set to music. Class fee includes Cheer T-shirt, matching hair bow, & award show! Our goal is to get active, include all students, and have school team spirit!

Cooking Class - iCook After School

iCook is a really fun, hands-on after-school cooking program for children. Our mission is simple: to help teach children to love everything about food and cooking, eating delicious and healthful dishes, learning about different cultures and stories behind the food.
Our chefs-in-training will learn how to make a variety of healthy, delicious and fun seasonal recipes. We will learn about herbs, spices and how they add flavor and aroma to the dishes. Our little chefs will "travel" to new countries and learn about their cuisines and cultures. We will master cooking safety, slicing, dicing, chopping, folding, baking, zesting, mixing and more.

Learn to Read Music and Play Tunes! - MusicStart

MusicStart® is a patented progressive music learning system that balances fun and development of skills. Using familiar songs, it teaches all the necessary basics to get started playing music. The MusicStart® Keyboard is especially designed for learning. It uses 4 instructive Attachments that vary the challenge from color matching to letter matching to note matching and reading standard musical notation. MusicStart® is preparation for (or a supplement to) playing any instrument and teaches step-by-step problem solving. All materials are provided.

Little Veternaian - Who Let the Dogs Out? - Little Medical School

In this course students will learn how to make important measurements, make assessments and perform an exam, understand the importance of proper nutrition and hydration, discuss what to do when a dog is injured, what are lacerations and proper care of stitches, how to inspect for and properly remove ticks, how to give medicine to a dog, the importance of vaccinations, and how the body builds immunities, and be informed on the different types of Veterinarians. The seven week course will include dog body language and the eight week course will include the dogs eye and how they see.
Students go home with a disposable lab coat, plush dog, dog bandana, adoption certificate, dog bowl, dog bone cookie cutter and recipe card, gloves, mask, sutures, syringe, tape measure, journal, diploma.

Kid Favorite Sports! - GamePoint Athletics

Come enjoy the most popular kid sports! Participants will play basketball, soccer, and flag football! Kids will practice basic drills for all three sports. But much of this session will be devoted to kids playing in fun and competitive games. So, kids will enjoy the NBA playoffs, NFL playoffs, and the World Cup all in ONE session!!

Musical Theatre - Message in Motion

Students are introduced to the main components of musical theatre including voice, acting, basic music theory, and dance technique (typically musical theatre jazz/broadway style and/or hip hop.) Learn choreography, staging, and costuming basics. Use of props, role playing, and imagination to aid in personal expression and creativity. Students work together to learn mini musical routines from both classic Broadway shows like Cats & Annie to more contemporary productions and shows like Fresh Beat Band, High School Musical, Lion King, and more! Students will showcase what they have learned at an end of session in class parent presentation where they will present 1-2 learned mini musical routines, other material they have learned throughout the session, and be presented with a certificate!

3D Printing - STEM exCEL

3D Printing is a premiere class that not only teaches students how to create 3D models from an artistic standpoint, but also teaches them from an engineering standpoint. Because the models will be printed, our instructors teach students what to consider in the construction of the model to produce the best-quality print. Students will observe a 3D Printer during each lesson to learn proper 3D printing standards and processes, all while creating their own models that will be printed for them. The course ends with students taking home their own accounts so they may continue modeling at home, along with at least 4 model prints they designed themselves during their time with us.

Awesome Artists - Kids Create

This fun and colorful program offers a wide variety of different Arts & Crafts projects to last the entire school year! Kids will engage in exciting art projects each week, exploring different materials, art mediums and techniques.

Chess - Silver Knights Enrichment

Learn chess from a Silver Knights chess coach! State and national champions have come from our programs, but most of our students are just looking to have fun! Class time is split between lesson and play. Lessons range from learning the rules to advanced tournament strategies, depending on the student's skill level. Play time is structured to pair each student against an opponent of similar skill. All grades and skill levels are welcome. Silver Knights will supply all the equipment during chess club. Students will have the opportunity to play in tournaments.

Tennis - TGA Premier Youth Tennis

The United States Tennis Association Mid-Atlantic Section (USTA MAS) proudly presents TGA Premier Youth Tennis, the first and only national tennis enrichment program in the country. Students will develop tennis skills utilizing kid-friendly equipment in a play-to-learn style that gets them rallying and having fun right away. In addition, students will learn relevant character development and STEM skills such as sportsmanship, respect, math, science, technology, and more. Elementary school programs include a five-level progression system. All first time students receive a wristband, a hat, and a student handbook. Program is taught by USTA-trained and background-screened coaches utilizing the most current teaching methodology. All tennis equipment is provided (e.g. racquets, balls, pop up nets).