After School Enrichment Classes

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 & 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 Jan 22 – Apr 16 | No Class 2/19 (President’s Day) or 3/12 (Spring Break)

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 winter 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 January 22 – April 20th.

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 January 22 – April 20th.

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 ABSi Spanish, LLC | Time 3:40-4:40

ABSí Spanish Class Flyer – Tuesday
Class runs January 23- April 10- No class March 13 due to Spring Break
The Sprouts class is designed for first through fifth grade students. This group will continue to reinforce academic vocabulary (numbers, colors, food, 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 write, read and occasionally complete practice pages to demonstrate their learning. Parents will be updated on themes via email. Class size is limited to 13. Cost is $179 and materials are included. Visit absispanish.com to enroll. See attached flyer.

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

ABSí Spanish Class Flyer – Wednesday
Class runs January 24- April 11; no class March 14 due to Spring Break
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, create art, 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. Cost is $179 and materials are included. Visit absispanish.com to enroll. See attached flyer.

Wednesday: Mad Science Preschool Program

Mad Science Preschool Class Flyer
Mad Science programs spark imaginative learning when school is out! Preschoolers are natural scientists, and we feed their curiosity with sensory activities, guided exploration, and age-appropriate science vocab. Each class comes with an official Mad Science take-home project to keep the learning going after class. Class will be held in room 202 on Wednesdays from 12:40 – 1:40 for 12 weeks. Tuition cost $168.00. Register with Mad Science at NEPhoenix.MadScience.org and select After School Programs.
Class dates: Jan 24, Jan 31, Feb 7, Feb 14, Feb 21, Feb 18, Mar 7, Mar 21, Mar 28, April 4, April 11, April 18
Skip dates (no Mad Science class): Mar 14

Thursday: Mad Science Elementary Program

Mad Science K-5 Class Flyer
Mad Science programs spark imaginative learning when school is out! Let your child experience first-hand how much fun science can be. Mad Science class is packed with fascinating demonstrations and hands-on activities to let kids explore scientific concepts for themselves. Our curriculum correlates with AZ State Standards in Science and each class comes with an official Mad Science take-home project to keep the learning going after class. Grades K-5th. Class will be held in room 202 on Thursdays from 3:40 – 4:40 for 12 weeks. Tuition cost: $150.00. Register with Mad Science at NEPhoenix.MadScience.org and select After School Programs.
Class dates: Jan 25, Feb 8, Feb 15, Feb 22, Mar 1, Mar 22, Mar 29, Apr 5, Apr 12, Apr 19, May 3, May 10
Skip dates (no Mad Science class): Feb 1, Mar 8, Mar 15

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 January 22 – April 20th.

Tuesday: Homework Help Club Fall 2017 – 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 January 22 – April 20th.

Monday: Homework Support – with Ms. Faith (7th – 8th 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 12 students in room 215 from 3:45-4:45.

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