Goethe International Charter School
Goethe Winter 2019
Coach Michelle: Goethe Afterschool Director, email@example.com, 310.863.0921
Enrichment session begins January 14, 2019
*Student led conferences will be taking place :
March 12th (Tuesday) – March 15th (Friday)
Classes will begin at 1:35 those days. Please mark them on your calendar.
(8 weeks) – Jan 14, 28, Feb 4, 11, 25, Mar 4, 11, 18
Professor Egghead: Secret Agents (TK – 2nd)
Your mission? Become the world’s greatest secret agent! Once the challenge is accepted, Egghead Agents will write with invisible inks by making chemical reactions, make spy tools like periscopes and spy glasses to take home as they learn about mirrors, and crack secret codes with the science of cryptography on their way to becoming super spies!
Zip Zap Zop Improv (Kinder-5th)
Improv is great for enhancing confidence, building peer relationships, and stretching creative potential while playing games, listening, collaborating and, most importantly: having fun! The Zip Zap Zop team of instructors have experience working with children in an inclusive setting. Students will learn the exciting world of IMPROV & COMEDY with additional supports, pacing and comfort level that fits the needs of each individual! Parents are welcome to join in the fun the last day of class!
(9 weeks) – Jan 15, 22, 29, Feb 5, 12, 19, 26, 5, *12
Funk Popstars w/ Funky Divas and Dudes (Tk-5th) [1:50pm-2:50pm]
Does music make you want to move and groove? This class is designed for first time dancers. Students will increase flexibility, rhythmic ability and develop sequential memory all while jamming out to the best new tunes. Dance improvisation games are played to encourage expression and creativity. A performance with costumes will be held at the end of the session for family and friends! Open to all grades.
(9 weeks) – Jan 16, 23, 30, Feb 6, 13, 20, 27, 6, *13
Soccer (TK-1st Grade)
Join Coach Orlando in playing the most popular sport in the world and one of the most popular sports in LA. Soccer truly is fun for everyone! Your child will learn the fundamentals of soccer (dribbling, passing, shooting) the rules of the game, sportsmanship, team-sport mentality and proper stretching and warm up procedures.
Ms. Ashley is back to teach yoga and breathing through music, games, tactile tools, and most importantly FUN! Children will receive individual attention, positive reinforcement, and a safe space to explore feeling through expression of movement and sound. Ms. Ashley is a Certified Yoga Therapist and a 500 HR Yoga Alliance registered instructor.
Krav Maga (1st-5th)
Come learn some new self defense techniques and get fit with Kiara. Krav Maga is derived form a combination of techniques from boxing, wrestling, judo, aikido and karate. Kiara can teach you to do everything at the highest level. It’s important to get our kids moving and learning how to protect themselves.
FUN League: Football (K-5th)
Price: $95.00 per month
Your kids will love our flag football, we teach the fundamentals that are necessary for success in youth football (passing, catching, strategies and defense) through exciting games and scrimmages. An emphasis on skill development over competition and the use of flags helps make the program safe for boys and girls of all sizes and abilities. The schedule of games and practices will be announced soon.
(9 Weeks) – Jan 17, 24, 31, Feb 7, 14, 21, 28, Mar 7, *14
Goethe Musical Theater (1st-5th)
Join Theatre 31 for a fun, non-competitive, and age appropriate production class in which each child is given an opportunity to sing, dance, and act in a short presentation of “MOANA”. In an exciting curriculum focusing on techniques of the musical theatre, children will strengthen their skills of collaboration and concentration while also building self-esteem, courage, confidence, and compassion for one another.
Mindful Kids (K-5th)
Do your kids love field games, slime, scavenger hunts, art, crafts, and being spontaneous? So do we! Join Brooke Campanelli, founder of Mindful Kids LA, for an hour of mindfulness! This class incorporates Mindfulness lessons into a fun, interactive and engaging class. Mindfulness lessons help kids with emotional regulation, focus, concentration, compassion, empathy, self-awareness and impulse control. Each class starts with a Mindfulness lesson, the remainder of the class will be an engaging activity/take home craft that shows how Mindfulness can be embodied in our everyday lives. We will incorporate tools that kids can use when they are dealing with anger/frustration and to help with self-regulating. These skills will be taught in a playful and tangible way through games and art so that kids can access these life skills during moments of being triggered at home, on the playground and at school.
Chess Mates (TK-5th)
Chess Mates is opened to all grades TK -5th grade. Chess Mates utilizes critical thinking, presents strategic challenges and promotes good sportsmanship. Come out and join Sean, he is the best instructor for chess. Two weeks of tournament, all levels welcome, weekly chess worksheet lessons, chess related prizes, tournament with trophies prizes and certificate and last day of program party.
*March 14th will be Student Led Conferences and class will start at 1:35pm
(9 Weeks) – Jan 18, 25, Feb 1, 8, 15, 22, Mar 1, 8, *15
German Class (K-2nd)
Join KINDER ALCHEMY ® to learn German with Frau Heckes in an inspiring and confidence building environment. This course emphasizes communication in German as well as reading and writing presented in ways that are visual, verbal, logical and social. The following materials will be covered: An introduction to regular verbs in the present tense, word order as well as basic vocabulary, and the awareness of cross-cultural similarities. We will complete this class with skits by the students.
LEGO Engineering: Mega Machines (TK-5th)
Think you’ve got what it takes to be an Egghead Machine Engineer?! Using LEGO™, students will design and build real mega machines like spinning windmills, lifting cranes, elevators, cars, and way more. We’ll use wheels, bands, gears, pulleys, and tons of other cool specialty Lego pieces to build our Machines, and then after the building phase is complete we’ll put them to the test. That means we’ll try to break ’em, blow them over, and put weight on them. If you pass the test, you pass the challenge!
Girls Basketball (2nd-5th)
Girls come out and have fun playing Basketball with Coach Kyndal. She will teach you the fundamentals of passing, shooting, dribbling and rebounding. Learn to be a team player, run plays and become a great all around basketball player.
Realistic Drawing: Animal Life/Nature’s Beauty (TK-5th)
Taught by Pam Trank, artist and art teacher, she is also a PTA District Reflections Judge. Under her instruction children will be given a guided lesson which will teach them to recognize shapes in pictures. Then they will fill that world with their own color and beauty. By the end of class each child will go home with their own beautiful composition ready to frame.