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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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  • 3D Printing

    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.
  • 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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  • Basketball Academy

    The Love the Ball basketball academy will take your game to the next level. All players will have a basketball at all times which will drastically improve their fundamentals while we play games like king of the court, knockout and farmers and foxes. Advanced skills will also be taught like free throw shooting, crossovers and much more.
  • Basketball Academy

    The Love the Ball basketball academy will take your game to the next level. All players will have a basketball at all times which will drastically improve their fundamentals while we play games like king of the court, knockout and farmers and foxes. Advanced skills will also be taught like free throw shooting, crossovers and much more.
  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Fairfax Villa Elementary

    The Fairfax Villa 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:Students are dismissed to the cafeteria where a PTA volunteer  and instructors take attendance. Instructors then escort students to their enrichment location. SACC students do not need to check-in with SACC before going to the cafeteria.Please click on “View all Courses” button below during Open Registration to register. or questions about scholarships please contact villapta@gmail.com..
  • Game Design: Arcade Action!

    Design your own arcade-style games in this fun club. Using Scratch 3 digital tools, create your own racing games, chase games and classic arcade games like pong, tank, and snake! Use the Silver Knights curriculum to learn how to code and then take your game to the next level with avatars, scores, health points, intros and outros! Game on! 
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  • Henderson Elementary

    Henderson Elementary is excited to offer an after school enrichment program for its students! We have two exciting sessions planned 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.Transition from school to enrichment programs:  Students will be dismissed straight to the Cafeteria where the Instructors will greet them. Dismissal from enrichment programs:  Instructors will escort students to the Cafeteria to meet parents/caregivers and/or authorized adults for pick up as listed on the class roster. Students who participate in the SACC program will be escorted back to that program's location by the class Instructor.For questions about scholarships please contact bevanssb@pwcs.eduHenderson Fall 2019 Class DescriptionsGame Design: Arcade Action! - Silver Knight's EnrichmentDesign your own arcade-style games in this fun club. Using Scratch 3 digital tools, create your own racing games, chase games and classic arcade games like pong, tank, and snake! Use the Silver Knights curriculum to learn how to code and then take your game to the next level with avatars, scores, health points, intros and outros! Game on!Intro to STEM Using LEGOS - Play-Well TEKnologiesTap into your imagination with tens of thousands of LEGO® parts! Build engineer-designed projects such as: Boats, Snowmobiles, Catapults, and Merry-Go-Rounds. Design and build as never before, and explore your craziest ideas in a supportive environment. Then use special pieces to create your own unique design! New and returning students can explore the endless creative possibilities of the LEGO® building system with the guidance of an experienced Play-Well instructor. There are no prerequisites for this course and each season's session will feature unique projects, STEM concepts, and new adventures!Love the Ball Mini Kickers Soccer - Love the BallLove the Ball Mini Kickers Soccer will be the first soccer experience for many players where players will learn to love the ball. The program is based around fun fantasy based themes such as pirates, spaceships and superheroes. The curriculum introduces dribbling, shooting and changing of direction all while making new friends, interacting with peers, the coach and props. The curriculum is designed for pre-school aged children.Musical Theatre - Message in MotionStudents 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!Basketball Academy - Love the Ball The Love the Ball basketball academy will take your game to the next level. All players will have a basketball at all times which will drastically improve their fundamentals while we play games like king of the court, knockout and farmers and foxes. Advanced skills will also be taught like free throw shooting, crossovers and much more.Pottery - MudskippersLet 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.Robotics: Wheeliebots - Silver Knight's EnrichmentSilver Knights Robotics uses LEGO® WeDo 2.0 in our enrichment classes. Each session includes different projects so material doesn’t repeat. WheelieBots is full of robots with, you guessed it, wheels! Build bots to roll and race. Learn how gear changes can make your rolling wonder faster or more powerful. In this fun unit you will build a mini- truck, the Sphinx, and the Wall Tracer which actually traces around any object!3D Printing - STEM exCEL3D 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.
  • 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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  • Intro to STEM Using LEGOS

    Tap into your imagination with tens of thousands of LEGO® parts! Build engineer-designed projects such as: Boats, Snowmobiles, Catapults, and Merry-Go-Rounds. Design and build as never before, and explore your craziest ideas in a supportive environment. Then use special pieces to create your own unique design! New and returning students can explore the endless creative possibilities of the LEGO® building system with the guidance of an experienced Play-Well instructor. There are no prerequisites for this course and each season's session will feature unique projects, STEM concepts, and new adventures!
  • John F. Pattie, Sr. Elementary

    The Pattie PTCO 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. 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:Students will proceed directly to their enrichment classes at dismissal time.Winter Classes will meet 1/14 - 2/27 with Make Up Dates (if needed) 3/3 - 3/12For questions about scholarships please contact pattieenrichment@gmail.comPATTIE WINTER 2020 CLASS DESCRIPTIONS & CLASS PRICESSilver Knights Chess - Silver Knights Enrichment - $110 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.Kids on Canvas, ABRAKADOODLE - PRINCE WILLIAM COUNTY - $135Grab a paintbrush and jump right in for a colorful Kids on Canvas adventure! Use acrylic paint to explore painting subjects such as the figure, landscape and still life - with a fresh Abrakadoodle twist! We use our imaginations and inspiration from different artists to create with paint in a variety of ways!Jump Rope, All That & Jazz - $76Students will have so much fun learning jump rope and double dutch skills from the Hop! Skip! Jump! competition and performance jump rope team. The students will be so excited when they realize that they are able successfully jump double dutch after only one session! Our instructors are experienced USA Jump Rope Regional and National champions.Robotics: Critters and Creatures, Silver Knights Enrichment - $166Silver Knights Robotics uses LEGO® WeDo 2.0 in our enrichment classes. Each session includes different projects so material doesn’t repeat. Critters and Creatures is the unit for you if you’re interested in things that crawl, buzz and bite! Build scorpions, snails, and bugs. Explore metamorphosis with tadpoles and frogs! And please don’t feed the Gremlin after midnight!Basketball Academy, Love the Ball Sports - $107The Love the Ball basketball academy will take your game to the next level. All players will have a basketball at all times which will drastically improve their fundamentals while we play games like king of the court, knockout and farmers and foxes. Advanced skills will also be taught like free throw shooting, crossovers and much more.Science Wizards, The Science Place - $116Science can be quite magical! Use chemistry to make potions that change color and orbs that glow in the dark. Stand inside a giant bubble and learn the physics that make it possible. Use the powers of electricity and magnetism to make objects levitate. Capture a rainbow in a test tube and take it home!As members of The Science Place research team, students receive junior scientist wristbands. When they successfully complete their science mission each week, they earn an insignia to add to their wristband. By the end of their session, they have a visual record of the science knowledge that they've gained on their expedition.
  • Jump Rope

    Students will have so much fun learning jump rope and double dutch skills from the Hop! Skip! Jump! competition and performance jump rope team. The students will be so excited when they realize that they are able successfully jump double dutch after only one session! Our instructors are experienced USA Jump Rope Regional and National champions.
  • Key Elementary

    REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED. PLEASE CHECK BACK FOR WINTER SESSION REGISTRATION STARTING ON DEC. 2ND. The Key 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. SO go exploring and see what you want to learn!Transition from school to enrichment program:Students will be dismissed to Room 207 at the end of the day where instructors will be there to meet them. Instructors should escort students to their enrichment location and take attendance immediately. The OSC will come to each classroom to get a list of absent students from the Instructor, so that the OSC can check the absentee list from the office and follow up with parents of absent students appropriately.LA INSCRIPCIÓN SE ABRIRÁ EL 17 DE SEPTIEMBRE A LAS 10AM Y SE INCLUIRÁN LOS CURSOS INDIVIDUALES, DISPONIBLES PARA INSCRIBIRSE HASTA QUE LA INSCRIPCIÓN CIERRE EL 27 DE SEPTIEMBRE A LAS 11:59 PM.¡Key PTA se complace en ofrecer un programa de enriquecimiento después de la escuela para sus estudiantes! Tenemos tres emocionantes sesiones planificadas: otoño, invierno y primavera, con muchas clases excelentes para elegir en cada una. En este sitio encontrará toda la información sobre los procedimientos del programa, descripciones de clase y detalles que necesita para participar. Ya sea que esté buscando deportes, teatro, manualidades, tecnología, ciencia o pasatiempos, aquí hay algo para todos. ¡Así que vaya a explorar y vea lo que quiere aprender!Lea al final para ver las descripciones de las clases en Español
  • Kids on Canvas

    Grab a paintbrush and jump right in for a colorful Kids on Canvas adventure! Use acrylic paint to explore painting subjects such as the figure, landscape and still life - with a fresh Abrakadoodle twist! We use our imaginations and inspiration from different artists to create with paint in a variety of ways!
  • Love the Ball Mini Kickers Soccer

    Love the Ball Mini Kickers Soccer will be the first soccer experience for many players where players will learn to love the ball. The program is based around fun fantasy based themes such as pirates, spaceships and superheroes. The curriculum introduces dribbling, shooting and changing of direction all while making new friends, interacting with peers, the coach and props. The curriculum is designed for pre-school aged children.
  • 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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  • Musical Theatre

    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!