Activities

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Bricks4Kidz: LEGO Laws of Motion

Introduce kids to physics, including the “Laws of Motion” made famous by Sir Isaac Newton in this fun, Lego Engineering unit. By explaining terms like inertia and mass using simple words, Bricks4Kidz lessons give students a foundation for understanding concepts …

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Carpentry

Kids’ Carpentry is a hands-on toy building class designed to teach girls and boys, practical woodworking skills with an emphasis on the safe use of hand tools. While kids construct fun and exciting projects they are also empowered to become …

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Chess 4 Life

Chess4Life is committed to bringing an excellent program with a positive learning environment to K8-STEM.  Chess study has shown increase math skills, concentration, memory, and self-confidence.  Classes are tailored to the level of competency exhibited among the students.  All students, …

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Circus Arts A – Monday morning

Students in grades K – 8 are welcome to this class. The expectations for all students are to have a good attitude, strong work ethic, and respect for all members of the class. Students will be exposed to circus arts …

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Glitter n’ Grunge Sewing & Design

Under the guidance of Fashion Designer, Miss Reese, designers will select a classic button up shirt as the raw material to create a one-of-a-kind embellished shirt, tunic, dress OR skirt. To finish off their “Grunge Fashion” look, designers will transform …

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Guitar Building

Learn to construct a completely viable, acoustic guitar that is at the heart of musical expression in many cultures around the world. These guitars will be constructed mainly from recycled materials and can be upgraded with electronic components. ROCK ON!!! …

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Hip Hop Boom Dance

Come jump start your weekends with a dance party in the gym on Fridays! Get ready to practice Hip Hop, Funk, popping, whacking, locking and step to your favorite artists. Students will learn fundamentals of rhythm and much more! Grades: …

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Human Body Prototyping And Brain Mapping

Human Body Prototyping – In this after school program, students create custom robotic hands, head molds, and brain maps. After creating all separate components, the students learn about the human body connections and they connect all of these parts with wires …

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Makerspace!

Room 147 (Tech Lab) will be opening its doors Friday morning for designing, building and exploring weekly project challenges using materials such as button batteries, LED lights, toothpicks, sticks, string, yarn, and much more.  Ms. Schmick just bought a NEW …

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Martial Arts, Oom Yung Doe

In Martial Arts students develop complete physical and mental strength, along with a confident quality of character. Students train in Koon Su, Kung Fu, Udo and Aikido, which are a few of the 8 styles taught through Oom Yung Doe …

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Middle School Game Development in Python

Students will review the core concepts of computer programming, including loops, conditions and variables then move on to nested conditions and functions with parameters. Each class consists of a short instructional lecture, hands on coding time and student demos. Learn …

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Middle School Sports

Middle School Sports Offerings: Fall Ultimate Frisbee (Co-ed) – Travis DesAutels-Coach twdesautels@seattleschools.org Practice is Tuesdays and Thursdays – 3:50 – 5:20 pm Games are Saturdays, see schedule on the Calendar Winter Girls Basketball – Jessica Brodland-Coach jebrodland@seattleschools.org Boys Basketball – Anisha Noriega-Coach aknoriega@seattleschools.org …

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Piano/Keyboard

Kids will have the opportunity to learn to play their favorite songs and music on electric keyboards. Radio hits, movie and television themes are made so easy, that participants will be playing them after the very first class! The club …

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Robotic Arts & Circuitbending

Seattle Robotic Arts is an exploration into the intersection between art and technology.  We will explore electronics through a process of “tinkering” with consumer electronics and toys and source usable parts for mechanical monstrosities, wacky noisemakers, twitching animatronics, circuit-bent sculptures …

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Tennis

With the USTA well-trained coaches, student learn to play tennis, get moving, and have fun. The program promotes life skills, healthy lifestyles, and teaches students how to serve, rally, and score through a specifically designed curriculum. Size appropriate tennis equipment …

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Trendy Crafts

Rainbows and Unicorns: Rainbows and Unicorns are trending!  Join Trendy Crafts to create super hip projects this semester featuring everything crafty kids love – bling, sparkle and tons of rainbows and unicorns. All materials provided. www.trendycrafts.org Grades: K-5 Dates: September 26; October …

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VEX IQ Advanced Robotics

You and a partner run your robot on the VEX IQ Bridge Field. This class is open to robotic engineers with VEX IQ experience. Grades: 4-8 Dates: September 26; October 3, 10, 17, 24, 31; November 7, 14, 28; December …

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Watercolor Painting

Join Mr. Des and explore color and learn about basic color theories. Expand your art vocabulary and repertoire. Experiment with various types of painting mediums and learn the basics of how to draw basic shapes and express light through color. …

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