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Fall 2017 After School Activities PDF Print E-mail

Here are the offerings for the FALL 2017 after school activities schedule at Lees Corner! See below the table for detailed descriptions and registration information. If you have any questions, please contact Kim Mattiello at  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

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Class

Vendor

Grade Range

Meeting Day

1

Flag Football

OTA

K-6th

Monday

2

Game Design

StemExcel

1st-4th (corrected)

Monday

3

Basketball

OTA

3rd-6th

Tuesday

4

Minecraft Chess

StemExcel

2nd-6th

Tuesday

5

Glow Light

Kids in Motion

K-5th

Tuesday

6

Sports Spectacular

OTA

K-6th

Wednesday

7

World of Wizards

Little Scholars

2nd-6th

Wednesday

8

Full STEAM Ahead

Abrakadoodle

K-6th

Wednesday

9

Art Factory (see new link)

Little Scholars

K-3rd

Thursday

10

Coding

Silver Knights

2nd-6th

Thursday

11

Kids on a Mission

Touching Hearts

4th-6th

Thursday

12

Chess

Silver Knights

K-6th

Friday

13

Running Club

Kids in Motion

K-6th

Friday




1. Flag Football (by OTA) Grades: K-6th  [click here for flyer]

  • Meeting day/time: Monday, 3:45-4:45 | Starts: 9/25/2017 Ends: 11/27/2017 | No class: 10/9; 11/6 (8 weeks)
  • Cost: $80 (PTA members - Use promo code: Lees Corner PTA), $90 (non-members)
  • To register, click here: https://ota-nova.jumbula.com/#/after-school-programs and scroll down until you see "Lees Corner" 
  • Description: Huddle Up and get ready for Flag Football to become an instant classic. Kids are lining up to score touchdowns and get a taste of the most popular game in the country! Players will get a chance to be running backs, wide receivers, defensive ends, and corner backs. Learn to pass, catch, run routes and punt like the pros! We'll practice these skills while playing Button Hook, Down & Out, Pitch & Run and First & Ten. Scrimmages and Red Zone Challenges will test your skills, promote teamwork and encourage sportsmanship. ARE YOU READY FOR SOME FLAG FOOTBALL!? Sign up today and score a touchdown with OTA! Every child gets an OTA H.I.G.H. F.I.V.E.S. Participation Medal!!

2. Game Design (by StemExcel) Grades: 1st - 4th (corrected) [click here for flyer]

  • Meeting day/time: Monday, 3:45-4:45 | Starts: 10/2/2017 Ends: 12/4/2017 | No class: 10/9; 11/6 (8 weeks)
  • Cost: $140 (PTA members - use promo code: leescornerpta), 150 (non-members)
  • To register, click here: www.stemexcel.org/leescorner 
  • Description: Intro to Game Design introduces students to important game design design concepts so they may use their creativity and problem-solving skills to create fun, complete and shareable games! The course teaches students important factors they need to consider when creating a game, such as game mechanics, player experience, art, story and how to work within your scope.

 3. Basketball (by OTA) Grades: 3rd-6th [click here for flyer]

  • Meeting day/time: Tuesday, 3:45-4:45 | Starts: 9/26/2017 Ends: 11/28/2017 | No class: 10/31; 11/7 (8 weeks)
  • Cost: $80 (PTA members - Use promo code: Lees Corner PTA), $90 (non-members)
  • To register, click here: https://ota-nova.jumbula.com/#/after-school-programs and scroll down until you see "Lees Corner"
  • Description: 3-2-1…Swish! Join us for Fast Break Basketball where we’ll “cross-over” between GAME PLAY and skills stations. The games within the game are where we will expose players to HOOPS skills like dribbling, passing, shooting, rebounding, and defense. Test your abilities having fun scrimmaging or playing games like Dribble Scribble, King of the Court, Hot Shot Shooting, Knock Out, and MORE! Be ready to take that last second shot, make that extra pass, and block that go ahead basket while learning the fundamentals of Basketball and the concepts of team work. Every child gets an OTA H.I.G.H. F.I.V.E.S. Participation Medal!!

4. Minecraft Chess (by StemExcel) Grades: 2nd-6th  [click here for flyer]

  • Meeting day/time: Tuesday, 3:45-4:45 | Starts: 10/3/2017 Ends: 12/5/2017 | No class: 10/31; 11/7 (8 weeks)
  • Cost: $104 (PTA members - use promo code: leescornerpta), $114 (non-members)
  • To register, click here: www.stemexcel.org/leescorner 
  • Description: Minecraft Chess helps students build critical-thinking skills and self-confidence by learning the revered game of chess in the fun format of Minecraft. With the mentorship of our trained chess coaches, students gain knowledge and interest in chess by utilizing both classic chess boards and an online platform in Minecraft. Incorporating variations of chess allows for students to learn no matter their learning style, and will develop their skills in a way most comfortable to them. Students will leave Minecraft Chess with improved chess skills, sportsmanship and the ability to learn from mistakes in a challenging and entertaining way.

5. Glow Light (by Kids in Motion) Grades: K-5th [click here for flyer]

  • Meeting day/time: Tuesday, 3:45-4:45 | Starts: 10/3/2017 Ends: 11/28/2017 | No class: 7-Nov (8 weeks)
  • Cost: $93 (PTA members), $97 (non-members)
  • To register, click here: www.novakidsinmotion.com/registration/ 
  • Description: Glow Light Dance Party is an exciting, one-of-a kind class takes the great music and dance moves from our Zumba, Hip Hop, and other dance fitness classes, but we switch it up to include bright lights! This class will be set in a creative dance environment where the students will spend the class learning different dances to kid friendly songs and dance moves. Children are provided with mini finger flashlights to create a glow dance party! Children do get a work out from this class and lights are partially lowered, not turned completely off.


 6. Sports Spectacular (by OTA) Grades: K-6th [click here for flyer]

  • Meeting day/time: Wednesday, 3:45-4:45 | Starts: 9/27/2017 Ends: 11/15/2017 | No class: n/a (8 weeks)
  • Cost: $80 (PTA members - Use promo code: Lees Corner PTA), $90 (non-members)
  • To register, click here: https://ota-nova.jumbula.com/#/after-school-programs and scroll down until you see "Lees Corner"
  • Description: Let’s Play! Save the best for last by finishing up the school day with Sports Spectacular, a variety athletic program that features different sports throughout the session. Participants will practice skills and play games in both traditional sports and playground favorites. The Sports Spectacular Variety Program features the best “to-do” list ever – Basketball, Soccer, Flag Football, Kickball, Capture the Flag, Wiffle Ball, Bump and Bite, Knights and Dragons, Numbers Game, Tag Games, Safe Base and MORE! OTA covers all the bases with our emphasis on playing, teamwork, sportsmanship, and fitness. Don’t miss out on the FUN! Every child gets an OTA H.I.G.H. F.I.V.E.S. Participation Medal!!


 7. World of Wizards (by Little Scholars) Grades: 2nd-6th [click here for flyer]

  • Meeting day/time: Wednesday, 3:45-4:45 | Starts: 10/11/2017 Ends: 12/6/2017 | No class: 11/22/2017 (8 weeks)
  • Cost: $104 (PTA members - use promo code: LCESPTA2017), $114 (non-members)
  • To register, click here: https://wizards-leescorner.eventbrite.com 
  • Description: Calling all wizard fans! This is like no other class you have ever experienced. We will take a magical journey into the world of wizards. We will design trading cards, make a personal crest, create a treasure hunt, have a Triwizard tournament, and participate in activities that will astound all Muggles.


 8. Full STEAM Ahead (by Abrakadoodle) Grades: K-6th [click here for flyer]

  • Meeting day/time: Wednesday, 3:45-4:45 | Starts: 9/27/2017 Ends: 11/15/2017 | No class: n/a (8 weeks)
  • Cost: $130 (PTA members use promo code: leescornerpta), $140 (non-members)
  • To register, click here: http://www.abrakadoodle.com/va-northern-register/ 
  • Description: Climb on board and move Full STEAM Ahead! This Abrakadoodle journey is filled art that includes scientific discoveries, supercool technology, fabulous math connections and more! We’ll travel from Beatrix Potter’s scientific illustrations to Leonardo Fibonacci’s remarkable numbers discovery and make many stops along the way. Try your hand at robotics and draw at the same time! Learn lots of geometry while paint flows, compasses twirls and straight lines show the unexpected.


 9. Art Factory (by Little Scholars) Grades: K-3rd  [click here for flyer]

  • Meeting day/time: Thursday, 3:45-4:45 | Starts: 10/12/2017 Ends: 12/7/2017 | No class: 23-Nov (8 weeks)
  • Cost: $104 (PTA members - use promo code: LCESPTA2017), $114 (non-members)
  • To register, click here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/little-scholars-art-factory-lees-corner-elementary-tickets-37008046062
  • Description: Our D-I-Y class is for all you artsy-craftsy kids who love to express yourselves with one-of-a-kind masterpieces like canvas art, bead making, and watercolors. Find your inner artist and keep your creativity sharp this school year as we design many mementos to be treasured.


 10. Coding (by Silver Knights) Grades: 2nd-6th [click here for flyer]

  • Meeting day/time: Thursday, 3:45-4:45 | Starts: 10/5/2017 Ends: 11/30/2017 | No class: 23-Nov (8 weeks)
  • Cost: $176 (PTA members), $186 (non-members)
  • To register, click here: https://skenrichment.com/clubs/fairfax/product/4489-lees_corner_elementary_school_coding_fall_2017.html 
  • Description: In Silver Knights Coding classes, children learn to create stories, games, and animations using a visual programming language called Scratch. It’s as easy to use as snapping together building blocks. With Scratch, children learn to think creatively, work collaboratively, and reason systematically. Scratch is designed and maintained by the Lifelong Kindergarten group at the MIT Media Lab.


 11. Kids on a Mission (by Touching Hearts) Grades: 4th-6th [click here for flyer]

  • Meeting day/time: Thursday, 3:45-4:45 | Starts: 10/12/2017 Ends: 12/7/2017 | No class: 23-Nov (8 weeks)
  • Cost: $70 (PTA members), $80 (non-members)
  • To register, click here: https://www.pt-avenue.com/login.asp and use your login or organization code: LeesCornerPTA
  • Description: In this 8-week before or after school program, children take action to help others, and will learn the importance of compassion and giving. They will complete projects such as preparing food for homeless shelters and writing letters to orphans while gaining life lessons and leadership skills along the way.


 12. Chess (by Silver Knights) Grades: K-6th  [click here for flyer]

  • Meeting day/time: Friday, 3:45-4:45 | Starts: 10/6/2017 Ends: 2/2/2018 | No class: 11/3; 11/24; 12/22; 12/29; 1/26 (13 weeks)
  • Cost: $182 (PTA members), $192 (non-members)
  • To register, click here: https://skenrichment.com/clubs/fairfax/product/4488-lees-corner-elementary-school-chess-club-fall-2017.html 
  • Description: Chess clubs split time between lesson and play. Lessons range from learning the rules to advanced tournament strategies, depending on the children. State and national champions have come from our programs, but most of our students are just looking to have fun! Play time is structured to pair each student against an opponent of similar skill.


 13. Running Club (by Kids in Motion) Grades: K-6th  [click here for flyer]

  • Meeting day/time: Friday, 3:45-4:45 | Starts: 10/6/2017 Ends: 12/8/2017 | No class: 11/3; 11/24 (8 weeks)
  • Cost: $93 (PTA members), $97 (non-members)
  • To register, click here: www.novakidsinmotion.com/registration/ 
  • Description: Run Club is for boys and girls in grades K-6 who come out to run for fun. Kids learn the fundamentals of walking, power walking, jogging, running and sprinting so they can learn to pace themselves and run further each week. They track their distance with popsicle sticks and work toward new goals each class. The kids do super fun running games at the start and end of class, such as capture the flag, sharks and minnows, and rainbow tag. The goal each class is to run farther so by the last class of the session they are able to run 2 miles, or their personal best.


Last Updated on Friday, 08 September 2017 15:15