Manzanita Q3 In-Person (Registration Open)
CV, MZ, SD, VV and OD | K-5
Lunch Required: No
CLOSED: Afro-Brazilian Dance
Traditional Afro-Brazilian dances will be the heart of this class. Students will learn basic steps of Samba de Roda, a traditional form of samba. They will also learn Maculelê, a stick-fighting dance that has roots in the stories of escape from slavery (modified to play safely), and Puxada de Rede, a dance whose moves and music come from and honor the fishing culture of Brazil. Teacher Anne Pollack (Capoeira Mandinga Tucson) is the only master of Capoeira and Afro-Brazilian arts in the State of Arizona.
Learn how to dribble, pass and shoot with Mr. Remy! You will learn the basic rules of basketball and how to work together as a team all while practicing sportsmanship.
Beat Drop Kidz
This Program is a Hip Hop Dance Program that brings the fun of Hip Hop Dance directly into the schools! We teach Hip Hop in a Kid-Friendly & FUN way while teaching the “Code of Hip Hop” of “Peace, Unity, Love & Having Fun”. Students will learn several moves from various Urban Dance styles such as Popping, Break Dancing, Locking & more!
Color Me Mine
Every week the kids will experience working with wood, ceramic and clay using both acrylic and water-based paints.
Meet and learn about different animals each week including goats, pigs, chickens, ducks, capybaras, porcupines, patagonian maras, reptiles and more! We will do a craft and/or fun worksheets related to those animals and then have hands on with them. Crazy Critters No classes weeks of 1/18, 2/15, 2/22, 3/8
CLOSED: Creative Kind -canceled
Every week the students will participate in creating a varity of art work and crafts including; Mini Macrame Wall Hangings, Cacti Embroidery Hoops, Mini Fiber Art Rainbows and more in this six- week workshop. CLASS ENDS 2/17
Dramatic Exploration: Students will harness the power of their imaginations as they explore many facets of drama, including improv, scene building, storytelling, and creative movement. They will develop valuable skills like collaboration, public speaking, self-confidence, and the ability to think quickly and creatively; that will help them both on and off the stage.
CLOSED: KidStage - The Lion King -canceled
When the King of the Pride Lands goes missing, his son must find himself and learn how to protect his land and his people. Follow Simba, Nala, Timon, Pumba, and a colorful cast of animals as they confront the evil Scar and his mangy pack of hyenas in a battle to get their kingdom back. The participants will have a blast in this coming-of-age tale about what it means to believe in yourself, work together and trust in your friends. NO CLASS 2/24
CLOSED: KidzArt- canceled
A KidzArt certified instructor that will guide students through a different project each week. Students will learn how to break projects into simple steps, art terms and vocabulary, as well as experience and learn techniques for varying drawing mediums. Each week students will bring home a different masterpiece all their own. Our curriculum never repeats!
Play-Well Minecraft Engineering
Bring Minecraft to life using tens of thousands of LEGO® parts! Build engineer-designed projects such as a Creeper, a Lava Trap, and a Minecart. Create your favorite Minecraft mobs, tools, and objects with the guidance of an experienced Play-Well instructor.
Play-Well Minecraft Engineering
Bring Minecraft to life using LEGO® parts! Build an Iron Golem, the Nether Portal, and the Ender Dragon. Students will explore real-world concepts in physics, engineering, and architecture while building their favorite Minecraft objects.
CLOSED: Skyhawks- STEM Sports- Canceled
STEM Sports use sports as the real-life application to engage elementary and middle school-aged participants. Our double-play combination of physical activity and cognitive thinking provides a comprehensive, inquiry-based educational experience and a solution for crucial scene, technology, engineering and math (STEM) literacy for students. As a result, students develop: critical thinking, collaboration, creative problem-solving and leadership skills that can be applied throughout their education and future careers.
Skyhawks- Track and Field
Skyhawks Track & Field was developed to introduce young athletes to this sport rich in tradition and history. These programs combine technical development and fundamental techniques with safety and a major focus on fun! Using special equipment, our exercises and drills will prepare athletes for a future in cross-country, track and field events, distance running, while inspiring a love for running and being active. The fundamentals of body positioning, stride, proper stretching, and cool-down techniques are all covered in this unique program.
NOTE: this class begins 1/25/21 Tee it up this winter with Teach, Grow, Achieve (TGA), a national after-school sports enrichment program. TGA's five-level program brings the golf course to you. Have fun learning the techniques of golf! Great for beginners as well as experienced golfers.
Class begins 1/25 Serve it up with tennis class and discover how fun and exciting tennis can be with TGA! Coaches lead students through station-based drills and games that develop the fundamental skills of grip, forehand, backhand, volley, and serve.