Chess Club
Grades K-5

Learn how to play the most popular game ever invented!! Come play the game of strategy and problem solving.

Beginner students will learn:

  • All the chess pieces and how they move
  • Special moves like castling, en passant
  • Key chess tactics such as Pins, Forks, Double Attacks, Skewers, Discovered Checks
  • Basic Opening Theory and Defense Strategies.

Intermediate and Advanced Students will focus on Opening, Middlegame and Endgame Strategies. You will learn by analyzing famous chess games, solving checkmate puzzles and competing against classmates.  


American Sign Language
Grades K-2 and 3-5

Learn American Sign Language through this hands-on, engaging enrichment opportunity! You will learn colors, numbers, greetings and key phrases. In the end, you will put on a performance demonstrating your understanding through the interpretation of a song.

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Mandarin Chinese
Grades K-2 and 3-5

Ni hao! Dive into the Chinese language and culture. Through conversation and art, you will be introduced to Chinese characters and their meanings, the significance of colors and numbers, and basic conversational phrases and beginning target vocabulary in Mandarin.

Spanish
Grades K-2 and 3-5

Buenos Dias! Welcome to the exciting and vibrant Spanish culture and language. Cooperative learning activities and cultural experiences keep this program engaging and interactive.  You will learn days of the week, months of the year, numbers, colors, family members’ names, and much, much more. Basic conversation is an exciting part of this enriching program.