Gymnastics and Yoga (Grades K-2) – $385
In this novice class children will be introduced to the fundamentals of gymnastics and yoga. Gymnasts will develop a solid understanding of skills & learn basic movements such as cartwheels, handstands, bridges, etc. while gaining strength, flexibility, & kinesthetic awareness! All this is done according to guidelines set by USAG gymnastics. Provided by Swan Kids. Register here.
Making Movement (Grades 6-8) – $385
Tymothy Jaddock is excited to bring his knowledge of classical, character, and folk dance to the after-school programming at Schechter Manhattan. Grades 6-8 will be provided a comprehensive introduction to movement and will follow the New York State Standards for the Arts. Students will explore dance composition and performance while responding and connecting to various dance canon. A critical exploration of folk dance (specifically Israeli dance) as performed by major companies will allow students to explore the innate connection between movement and culture. Students will gain an understanding and appreciation of dance, ultimately creating their own works, combinations, or phrases to present to an audience. Register here.
Mad Science & Robotics (Grades 6-8) – $385
This class inspires children to connect with the fun and approachable side of science by teaching them to create robots, rockets and other exciting items of their own design. A very interactive course that takes kids through the basics of robotic construction/design, circuit building, alternative energy sources, custom robots/machinery, appropriate concepts in chemistry, biology, natural sciences and real-world physics applications. Provided by Swan Kids. Register here.
Homework Helper & Educational Games (Grades K-8) – $385
Homework Helper provides support for kids with their homework assignments for the day of the week. Students will have access to the reference books in the library and manipulatives for any work in math. In addition, students will have the chance to work on the computer and play educational games in math, reading and writing. Register here.