Kirk O’ The Valley – Enrichment Planet – Preschool – Fall / Winter 2017
JR. SCIENTISTS – TUESDAYS – Preschool
Grab your goggles; we’re on a mission to spark your imagination! Science responds to a child’s need to learn about the world around them. Our Science Program encourages children to explore and discover. Science is an important tool in a child’s education as it supports language development, helps children feel comfortable in large group discussions and increases curiosity.
SESSION DATES Tuesday Nov 7, 14, 28, Dec 5, 12, Jan 9, 16, 23
TUMBLEBEES – FRIDAYS – Preschool
The Tumblebees gym-on-wheels is especially converted for safety and packed to the brim with child specific gymnastics equipment. Our Program is designed to enhance your preschooler’s body awareness, coordination and self-esteem. A wide variety of lesson plans make learning fun! SEE YOU ON THE BUS!
SESSION DATES Friday Dec 1, 8, 15, Jan 12, 19, 26
Kirk O’ The Valley – TBK Karate – Kindergarten – 5th – Fall 2017
Bring your child to train with 3rd Degree Black Belt, Sensei Tara Kim, a former Kirk mom herself! With over 18 years of experience in Karate, Sensei Tara offers a program that will focus on teaching your child selfconfidence, self-discipline and focus by exposing them to basic techniques. Children will improve their coordination while gaining strength and flexibility through a positive yet challenging class format.
Kinder & 1st 2:30-3:15
Kirk O’ The Valley – TBK Karate Flyer
Kirk O’ The Valley – Tinkering Workshop – Kindergarten – 5th – Fall 2017
Think. Make. Tinker! (Kindergarten)
$240 2:15-3:15 PM Fridays
Sep. 22-Dec. 15, 11 weeks, combined class 1:00-2:00 PM on Oct. 6, Oct. 27, Nov. 3, Dec. 1 and Dec. 15
early dismissal days, no class on Nov. 10 and Nov. 24
Junior Tinkerers explore wind, wheels, wood, and wire to make inventions and structures. Experiment and explore with reDiscover’s 6′ wind tube, race tracks, and age-appropriate mobile workshop with real tools like saws and drills. Tinkerers work individually and in teams to brainstorm, design, build, and test creations as wild as their imaginations.
Imagination Invention Studio (grades 1-5)
$240 3:15-4:15 PM Fridays
Sep. 15-Dec. 15, 12 weeks, combined class 1:00-2:00 PM on Oct. 6, Oct. 27, Nov. 3. Dec. 1 and Dec. 15
early dismissal days, no class on Nov. 10 and Nov. 24
Come make awesome stuff with us! Tinkering Workshop, based on the approach at Tinkering School LA camps, teaches children the skills they need to work confidently design and build creations as wild as their imaginations. . Use clamps, saws, and drills to turn wood and recycled materials into sculptures and inventions.
Kirk O’ The Valley – Techno Kids 2017 – (Grades 1st – 5th)
Techno kids has all the things we want to do in tech class but one hour a week doesn’t allow us: Basic Digital photography, Robot Days, Snapcircuits, Stop Animation, Basic coding & Scratch Design and in the final weeks we will build a computer. You will take home a shirt of your own class design and a memory card of your photos. Come ready to work as a team and in groups because everything we do is a collaboration! You will work side by side with all ages.
Kirk O’ The Valley – Kindergarten Tech
Beginning Tech is all the things we want to do in tech class but one hour a week doesn’t allow us! With the desire to foster a love of tech, we will
highlight Digital photography for beginners, Stop Animation, Snapcircuits, Robot Week and ending with a Velocity Track Hot Wheels Mega Party. Come
join the fun and take home your photographs on a memory card to keep!
Kirk O’ The Valley – Pre-School Cultural Dance Class
Cultural dance class introduces students to dance styles from around the World. The class includes Flamenco from Spain, Tango from Argentina, Salsa from Cuba, Merengue from the Dominican Rebublic. Students will dance solo and also learn to dance with a partner.
Kirk O’ The Valley – Intro to Musical Theatre (K-2nd) – Fall 2017
Wednesdays 3:15-4:00 PM
$150 • 10 sessions • K-2nd
Sept 20th, 27th, Oct 4th, 11th, 18th, Nov 1st, 8th, 15th, 29th, Dec 6th early dismissal days, no class on Nov. 10 and Nov. 24
This class is designed to be tons of fun! Using games and inventive exercises, students will practice dancing, singing and acting without the pressure of a huge ending production. Whether your
child is an old-pro or just needs some special encouragement to come-outof-their-shell, we have 10 years of experience coaching and mentoring children through the performing arts. We joyfully aim to inspire creativity, confidence, poise and teamwork as we lift our students up through the arts!
Kirk O’ The Valley – VEX ROBOTICS CLUB – (4th & 5th graders only)
Fridays at 3:15p.m. Starting September 22
A new way for all students to be exposed at an early age to building robots and simple, blockbased programming! This new weekly club allows members to work on, design, and build their
own robots, while learning about motors, gearing, and some programming too!
Kirk O’ The Valley – Peter Pan – (Grages 2nd – 5th)
DO YOU LOVE TO ACT, SING, OR DANCE?
Based on J.M. Barrie’s classic tale, Peter Pan is one of the most beloved and frequently performed family favorites of all time. This high-flying Tony Award-winning musical has been performed around the world and delighted audiences for 60 years. Featuring the iconic songs I’m Flying, I’ve Gotta Crow, I Won’t Grow Up, & Neverland, and a rousing book full of magic, warmth and
adventure, Peter Pan is the perfect show for the child in all of us… who dreamed of soaring high & never growing up.
Kirk O’ The Valley – The Little French Class – (Grades K – 5th)
If you’ve ever been interested in your child learning a foreign language now is the time! Kirk O’The Valley school is now offering French Classes with Madame Suzy! The Little French Class is open to Kirk Students Grades K – 5th.
8 weeks session (09/19-11/07) Tuesdays 3:15-4:00 PM
Kirk O’ The Valley – Art Club with Miss Amy – (Grades 3rd – 5th)
This fun class will enrich the creative mind! Drawing, painting and clay work will be explored.
Kirk O’ The Valley – RIE before baby class with Miss Melanie
Certified RIE® Associate Melanie Snell offers an introductory course for those expecting, waiting to adopt, or thinking about becoming a parent, Before Baby™ is designed to start you on your journey with confidence in yourself as a parent and trust in your baby’s unique ability to show you the way.
Kirk O’ The Valley – Treblemakers – (K – Grade 5)
Do you love to sing? Kirk is starting up Choir again (K-5) and we would LOVE to have you be a part of our Choir! If you have any doubts, here are some reasons to join:
*Music improves attention span, focus, and comprehension.
*Choir provides a non-competitive environment where your child will make friendships while creating something beautiful.
*An opportunity to perform in front of others.