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  • Discover Magic - Purple Wand Course

    Get ready to take an amazing adventure into the exciting world of magic. Learn how to read people’s minds, make money appear out of nowhere and travel through time with a magic bandana just to name a few.In this course students will not only learn the 8 basic effects that make up all magic tricks, but more importantly they will discover the real secrets to becoming a true magician as each lesson reveals an important life skill to help build their confidence and communication skills.Each lesson comes with a custom magic prop, a top secret file folder, and a secret word to unlock bonus videos in the online video vault. This life changing program builds self-confidence and develops critical communication skills in a fun and unique way that is guaranteed to unlock your child’s potential and impact the rest of their life.
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  • Intro to Game Design

    Intro to Game Design builds upon the fundamentals and concepts of game design within a real game engine many indie development teams currently use. Students learn to design and build their own game from the ground up, while learning game art and programming logic with the engine's integrated art software and easy-to-use events system, fit for beginners through advanced learners alike. Our instructors help students develop games individually, so students have the freedom to create at their pace while focusing on their creative interests. The final product is their own game that can be played on any computer, and the know how to continue their game development at home.
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  • 3D Game Design

    3D Game Design enforces important game design concepts via practical application with the professional game engine responsible for popular modern games like Pokemon Go, Deus Ex and the Angry Birds franchise. Students learn to design and build their own game, while simultaneously learning programming logic, level design, art and animation. The final product is their own game that can be played on any computer, along with all project packages so they may continue creating at home.
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  • Piano Keys 4 Kids

    This is a group piano class that studies hands-on piano and music theory. In this class, your child will work closely with the teacher to follow a carefully planned sequence that guarantees FUN and success in a playful group atmosphere! The instructor will teach how to count rhythm, identify notes, and play common melodies on the piano. Once a student is ready to advance, Book 2 and 3 will be offered. Students will be introduced to notes on the staff and will learn how to play songs in C position, Middle C and G Position. The last class of each session will wrap up with a recital and piano party for family and friends!Pianos are provided during class time and available for purchase at a very low price for practice at home. We offer excellent student/teacher ratio.“Teaching Sound Fundamentals”
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  • Pottery Class

    Let Mudskippers Pottery bring the mud to your school! We are a family run professional studio that specializes in PTA sponsored after school ceramics education. Our instructors will expand students' knowledge and creativity. Each project is grounded in an historical artwork, submersing students in history and culture. Students will hone their fine motor skills through hand building and glazing pottery while expressing their unique personal vision. The 3D medium will teach them to use problem solving skills to address form and structure. Mudskippers Pottery will bring their convenient mobile studio to your school with all the advantages of a professional studio.
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  • Artistic Cartooning with Young Rembrandts (Loudoun/Fairfax)

    Does your child have a great sense of humor to compliment his or her artistic skills? If so, give your child the gift of learning and artistry. Your child will LOVE a Young Rembrandts Cartoon class. Many of our lessons will introduce students to drawing exciting, dynamic characters. Young Rembrandts™ Cartooning curriculum uses a structured stepwise format to teach students to create their own animated characters in humorous settings. We break down objects and ideas into simple shapes, then use exaggeration, caricature, and personification to playfully construct our own cartoon images. Our Cartooning curriculum develops academically relevant skills, including spatial-motor planning, mental discipline and fine motor skills, while providing a fun, enriching experience for our students. New lesson every week with six-year curriculum! Students never see a repeat lesson while enrolled from kindergarten to 6th grade.
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  • Artistic Cartooning with Young Rembrandts (Loudoun/Fairfax)

    Does your child have a great sense of humor to compliment his or her artistic skills? If so, give your child the gift of learning and artistry. Your child will LOVE a Young Rembrandts Cartoon class. Many of our lessons will introduce students to drawing exciting, dynamic characters. Young Rembrandts™ Cartooning curriculum uses a structured stepwise format to teach students to create their own animated characters in humorous settings. We break down objects and ideas into simple shapes, then use exaggeration, caricature, and personification to playfully construct our own cartoon images. Our Cartooning curriculum develops academically relevant skills, including spatial-motor planning, mental discipline and fine motor skills, while providing a fun, enriching experience for our students. New lesson every week with six-year curriculum! Students never see a repeat lesson while enrolled from kindergarten to 6th grade.
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  • Silver Knights Chess

    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.
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  • Characters, Crafts & Comedy!

    Combining acting skills, arts & crafts and improvisation, students will create memorable characters and their own short play. Our young actor-playwright-designers will present their work at the end of the session, sharing their characters' world and incorporating prop and costume pieces made in class.
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  • Basketball Blitz! (K-2)

    Feel the rush of the most exciting basketball activities and game play! Participants will not only have tons of fun, but develop the basic skills needed to excel in 5 vs 5 competitive basketball games. Participants will work on all kinds of dribbling skills, passing, shooting, defense, and practicing proper offensive movement without the ball. All kids, regardless of skill level, will be challenged to improve their basketball abilities, and enjoy an NBA style playoff tournament!!
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  • Basketball Blitz! (3-6)

    Feel the rush of the most exciting basketball activities and game play! Participants will not only have tons of fun, but develop the basic skills needed to excel in 5 vs 5 competitive basketball games. Participants will work on all kinds of dribbling skills, passing, shooting, defense, and practicing proper offensive movement without the ball. All kids, regardless of skill level, will be challenged to improve their basketball abilities, and enjoy an NBA style playoff tournament!!
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  • Early Elementary Spanish

    ISL provides a well-rounded Spanish program for those children in grades K-2 that are either starting to learn Spanish or would like to continue adding to their knowledge of Spanish. Apart from the language, children will learn some culture, and traditions where Spanish is spoken. During this program, students will be introduced to greetings and presentations, the alphabet, the family, the school, numbers, colors, shapes, sizes, animals, parts of the body and senses, professions, places in the city and many more! Topics rotate each session; therefore, students who register for later sessions will learn something different each time. Each student will receive handouts that they will be able to use in class and more!Class sizes are small and taught by native speakers who are experienced teachers of the language and culture, engaging, fun and motivating. Students’ diverse learning modalities are addressed through the following: Conversation, Music, Flashcards, Games, Videos, Art, and Storybooks. Instructors use every moment as an opportunity to motivate students to use and practice their speaking skills. During each program we introduce a series of games and activities that develop the skills needed to learn a second language in a consistent and sequential manner.After every class, parents receive an email from their teacher that includes what was done in class and if there is any homework for the week. This email also includes any ideas to use at home with your child in order to solidify what they are learning in class.
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  • MAGIC SCIENCE

    It looks like magic, but it’s really science! Kids will learn to make color-changing potions, disappearing ink, glowing slime, secret compartments, floating wands, optical illusions, disappearing coins and more. They’ll also learn to see around corners, make amazing predictions, hide secret glowing messages, leave their shadows behind, move things with an invisible force and so much more! Educational value: Creative thinking, design, teamwork, chemistry, optics, physics and engineering. Great for K-2, 3-5.
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