Canterbury Woods Elementary
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About Canterbury Woods Elementary

The Canterbury Woods PTA is excited to offer an after school enrichment program for its students! We have three exciting sessions planned - Fall, Winter and Spring - 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. 

Transition from school to enrichment programs:

Morning classes: Provider will be in classrooms, students will arrive no earlier than 5 minutes before start of class (8:10). 
Afternoon classes: The students will go directly to their enrichment classrooms. SACC students will be walked by the OSC to their enrichment classrooms after they check in with their SACC teacher.
 

Please click on “View all Courses” button below during Open Registration to register.

For questions about the classes please contact cwesenrichment@gmail.com

Crazy Concoctions - Steam Kidz Lab - $168

Have you ever dreamed of being a chemist? Do you enjoy making wild and wacky concoctions? Crazy Concoctions Class is just the place to begin your adventure into the world of chemical reactions. Young scientists will make pretend potions, amazing color-changing reactions, foamy fountains, frothy explosions, tie-dye bandanas, crystals and lava. Through hands-on investigation, we will explore pH, chemical and physical changes, density, precipitates, exothermic reactions, acid-base reactions, and so much more!

Jump for Joy Jump Rope - Overtime Athletics Fairfax - $114

Jump up! Jump out! Jump for joy! Join Overtime Athletics for a fast paced jump rope program. You'll learn the basic skills of jumping using long and short ropes. We'll begin with solo jumping and then move on to group jumping, tricks and performing routines! We'll play games and learn jumping rhymes like Cinderella, Bubble Gum, and Miss Mary!

Lego EV3 Robot: Build Challenge - LOTTA Tech - $200

The student will build and program a Mindstorm robot. This introductory course will allow each student to participate in Project-Based Solutions. Students will have an opportunity to create a project and apply all principals of STEAM. Students will inquire, dialogue, and apply critical thinking skills to determine which robot to build and program. If the student HAS TAKEN this course, try the Lego EV3 Robot: The Ultimate Challenge for more advanced engineering, coding, and challenges. LOTTA Tech's personalized learning approach to robotics helps students stay engaged and provide a gateway to robotic competitions. At the end of the course, parents will receive a report of their child's progress and students will receive badges to indicate their progress. ATTN Families: Please request an Opt-Out Media Release Form if you do not want your child to be included in pictures/video taken by LOTTA Tech staff, students, outside photographer including commercial photographers and the media, nor want your child included in any memory book, advertising video/picture media, or any other medium.

Little Coders - Coding with Kids - $178

Get them started early! The Little Coders class provides young students with the basics of computational thinking skills, such as loops and conditionals, through a fun blend of hands-on activities. The curriculum is built specifically for this age group, with a mix of activities from coding puzzles and board games to easy-to-use, drag-and-drop programming tools. Projects are updated each session, so returning students will have new challenges to work through and advance their knowledge.

Sign and Learn (American Sign Language) - Sign and Learn LLC - $176

Want to learn to communicate with friends and family without saying a word? Learn ASL (American Sign Language) handshapes and signs through songs, games, books and video clips. ASL is a powerful language tool which can help bridge two languages and increase a student's visual attention. Class topics may include a combination of the following topics: colors, numbers 0-20, emotions, animals - pets, clothing, food, seasons/weather, animals - zoo/farm, family members, occupations, holidays/celebrations, rooms/objects in the house, fingerspelling (helps with spelling!) and ASL expressions. Students will learn how to appropriately gain the attention of a deaf person and introduce her/himself. Deaf history and Deaf culture will also be taught.

Yoga - Love the Ball Sports - $135

In our yoga class kids will improve strength, flexibility, and coordination all while learning the joys of yoga. Throughout the class students will focus and center themselves with various breathing and visualization techniques. They will also learn self-respect and respect for others with the practice of fun and challenging poses, partner and group poses, lots of yoga games and breathing.