After School Enrichment Classes

Classes begin the week of September 11 and run through the end of December 4 unless otherwise noted. Class times are from 3:40-4:40 unless otherwise noted.

Register for Chess, ABSi Spanish, Twinkle Toes, JumpBunch, Mad Science and Taiko class directly with the vendor.

You may sign up for Homework Help Club, Yoga, Choir, and Practice Club in the school office.

Monday: Chess Club with the Chess Emporium

Chess Class Flyer
Great chess players are great thinkers. The strategy and understanding that children learn from chess allows them to have higher intellect, improved self-esteem, and concentration. Chess helps them to make better decisions in all aspects of their life and most importantly children have fun while learning. Grades K-8 welcome. Class will be held in room 202 and runs from 3:40-4:40. Class cost $114.88. Register with Chess Emporium at chessemporium.com/clubs. See class flyer. Class starts September 11 – December 4, 2017.

Monday: After School Kids Yoga with Miss Jennifer

Yoga Class Flyer
The After School Kids Yoga program is designed to develop greater awareness of body, breath, and mind to help students become more mindful, focused, and calm. This 11-week program will teach various types of yoga poses, breathing techniques, cooperative games, and mindfulness activities. Miss Jennifer, a Primary teacher at Shaw, is Kids Yoga trained through Childlight Yoga and has been practicing yoga for 15 years. She has a B.S. in Kinesiology and has worked as a fitness instructor, personal trainer, and swim instructor. Classes are held Mondays in room 200 from 3:40-4:40. Yoga for Kids is open to K-3rd grade, class will be capped at 12 students, you can sign up in the office. Class cost is $75.00 for the Fall Session. Please contact Miss Jennifer at Jennifer.hawkins@phxschools.org with any questions. Students will need to provide a yoga mat for each class. Class starts September 11 – December 4, 2017.

Monday Piano Class

Piano Class is available to 3rd-8th grade students. Piano is taught in a lab setting, and can start at any ability level. Each student will work at their own pace and students will work together to achieve success. There will be a recital for the older students, date and time are TBD. Cost: $75.00. Class starts September 11 – December 4, 2017.

Students are required to have a 3 ring binder. There is a limit of 16 students.
Where: Room 443
When: 3:45-5:00

Tuesday: Sprouts Spanish Class with ABSí Spanish, LLC – Time 3:40-4:40

ABSí Spanish Class Flyer – Tuesday
The Sprouts class is designed for first through fourth grade students. This group will continue to reinforce academic vocabulary (numbers, colors, animal names, etc.) and basic phrases (hola, adiós, me llamo, ¿cómo estás?) through thematic units. Children will listen to bilingual books, learn songs and chants and do art activities to stay engaged! They will be encouraged to record what they learned in a journal. Parents will be updated on what students are learning via email. Class size is limited to 13 and will be held in room 202. Cost is $179 and materials are included. Visit absispanish.com. See attached flyer.
Class runs September 12- December 5, 2017 | No Classes Oct. 10 and Nov. 21 due to school breaks

Tuesday: Japanese Culture and Art though Japanese drums and Brush Calligraphy | Time 3:40-4:40

Taiko Drumming Art Class Flyer/ Form
Taiko Drumming Art Curriculum
The goal of these unique classes is to learn Japanese Culture and Art through two traditional art forms (Japanese Percussion (Taiko-do) and Japanese Brush Calligraphy Art (Shodo)). Through these classes, children have a variety of cultural opportunities to experience Japanese art and culture through drumming, singing, writing, speaking Japanese, making beautiful Art and craft (Origami, Calligraphy Art, and more). On the last day of class, we will have a mini drumming concert, which will be presented by students.

Class size is limited to 20 and will be held in room 200 or the stage. Cost is $165 and materials are included.
Visit www.kenkoshio.com/registration to enroll or fill in the attached form.
Class runs September 12- December 5, 2017 | No Classes Oct. 10 and Nov. 21 due to school breaks

Wednesday: JumpBunch Sports and Fitness for Kids

Jump Bunch Class Flyer
Help build healthy habits early! JumpBunch is an international program developed to provide exercise to kids in a structured format. A new sport or fitness activity is introduced each week that helps build coordination, balance, and confidence. Activities for the fall semester include Dribble, Kick, Score, Cricket, Badminton, Limbo, Agility Exercises, Yoga, Martial Arts, Parachute Falling Leaves, Football, and much more! Classes are held for Preschool and Kindergarten students (3-6 year olds) every Wednesday from 12:45-1:35 & 1:45-2:35 on the playground (in hot weather room 200). Mid-day release students attend 12:45 session; all day students attend 1:45 session. Price: $139 for entire session or 4 equal payments of $37. Classes run September 13 – December 6, 2017. See class flyer. Signup online at phoenix-eastvalley.jumpbunch.com.
Second year preschoolers (4 year olds) stay in this time slot through December even if they transition to full day after Fall Break. Students may go from Jump Bunch at 1:45 to Seedlings Spanish if desired.

Wednesday: Mad Science for Preschoolers 12:40-1:40

Mad Science Preschool Class Flyer
Mad Science programs spark imaginative learning when school is out! Let your students experience first-hand how much fun science can be. All programs are packed with fascinating demonstrations and inquiry based learning that provides solid educational value. Our curriculum meets state and national science standards. This class is for the preschool Jr. Scientists. Class will be held in room 202 on Wednesdays from 12:40 – 1:40 for 11 weeks. Tuition cost $154.99. Register with Mad Science at NEPhoenix.MadScience.org and select After School Programs. Class starts September 13 – December 6, 2017.
Students may go from Mad Science to Jump Bunch at 1:45 or to Wednesday Seedlings Spanish.
Second year preschoolers (4 year olds) stay in this time slot through December even if they transition to full day after Fall Break.

Wednesday Seedlings Spanish with ABSi Spanish, LLC. Time 1:45-2:45

The Seedling class is designed for preschool-first grade students. Like the Tuesday class, this group will learn academic vocabulary (numbers, colors, animal names, etc.) and basic phrases (hola, adiós, me llamo, ¿cómo estas?) through thematic units. Children will listen to bilingual books, learn songs and chants, and move around to stay engaged! Parents will be updated on what students are learning via email. Class size is limited to 13 and will be held in room 202. Cost is $179 and materials are included. Visit absispanish.com/montessori-augustus-shaw to enroll. See attached flyer.
Class runs September 13 – December 6, 2017 | No Classes Oct. 11 and Nov. 22 due to school breaks.

Thursday: Twinkle Toes Productions

Twinkle Toes Class Flyer
Dance is a great way to involve your children in a fun and fit activity that combines sport, music, art, and drama. Twinkle Toes Dance Productions is a mobile enrichment program that is great for boys and girls because of the different dance styles that we offer during each class. We bring our mobile company to your child’s school so you save on valuable time, gas, and energy! Your child will also have the opportunity to perform in our Annual Spring Recital held in May. Classes are held Thursdays in room 200. Our Fall Session will run from September 14 – December 7, 2017. Class times are preschool: 12:45-1:30, K-2nd Grade 3:45-4:30 and 3-6th grade from 4:30-5:15. Class cost is $110 for the Fall Session. Space is limited, Registration Deadline is AUGUST 31ST!!! Please contact Jaime with Twinkle Toes for availability at 623-810-6153.
PEER students attending the 4:30 to 5:15 time slot must go to room 200 at dismissal and wait for their class to start.

Thursday: Mad Science

Mad Science K-8 Class Flyer
Mad Science programs spark imaginative learning when school is out! Let your students experience first-hand how much fun science can be. All programs are packed with fascinating demonstrations and inquiry based learning that provides solid educational value. Our curriculum meets state and national science standards. Grades K-6th. Class will be held in room 202 on Thursdays from 3:40 – 4:40 for 10 weeks. Tuition cost $140.90. Register with Mad Science at NEPhoenix.MadScience.org and select After School Programs. Class starts September 14 – through December 7, 2017.

Thursday/Friday Practice Club

4th-8th grade Band, Strings, and Choir students can sign up for practice club. Students can work on any music they are studying in class, work with other students, prepare for auditions, and receive assistance from Ms. Merrill. Students can attend both days or either one. Please sign up on what days your child will be attending. Club is from 3:45-4:30 and is FREE. Class starts September 11 – December 4, 2017.

Homework Help Club Fall 2017 – Tuesdays with Jim Leinbach (1st – 6th grade)

The cost is $75.00 payable to Shaw Montessori– if desired funds may be considered tax credit (tax credit forms may be obtained in the school office). No classes on early release days. Please sign up in the front office. Class will be capped at 15 students in room 414 from 3:45-4:45. Class starts September 11 – December 4, 2017.

*Children may not be excused from afterschool classes without prior written permission from parents