Calendar

Apr
24
Wed
Choir-Jonathan Chorale @ Jonathan Elementary
Apr 24 @ 8:00 am – 8:30 am

4th and 5th Grade students at JES have an opportunity to sing and make music together on Tuesday and Wednesday mornings.  Each student will get a t-shirt that they will wear at the concert.  Hope to see you in the music room for the JES Chorale rehearsal!

Join us for a performance on April 23 at JES.

18-24 Months – World of Older Toddler @ Family Learning Center
Apr 24 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am

World of Older Toddler (18-24 months by 9/1/18)  Separating 

Gain a better understanding of your child’s desire to become more independent as well as their navigation of ever changing social emotional development.

Large thinking, learning and emotional changes encompass this exciting age.  Sibling care available.  Registration is required.

2 Years – World of Two’s @ Family Learning Center
Apr 24 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am

World of Two’s (24-36 months by 9/1/18) Separating 

These years are full of exploration, discovery and learning!  Join other parents on the journey to better understand this age of increasing cognitive and language development, as well as physical and social skills growth.

Sibling care available.  Registration is required.

Child and Babysitting Safety @ Chanhassen High School
Apr 24 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Participants will learn the responsibilities of being a prepared, safe, responsible and professional babysitter.  Topics include child development, behavior guidance, supervision, proper feeding and diapering techniques, personal safety, medical emergencies, basic first aid care and fire safety.  Dolls, bottles, diaper supplies will be provided at class for hands-on participation.  The course is developed by the American Safety and Health Institute and approved by the American Pediatrics Association.  Class participants receive a booklet and certification card.  Participants should bring a peanut free snack and beverage to class.

Dodgeball @ Clover Ridge Elementary
Apr 24 @ 2:35 pm – 3:20 pm

Come join us for your favorite dodgeball games. We will play pin guard, satellite, sink the ship, and prison guard!

Abrakadoodle Kid-tastic Art @ Bluff Creek Elementary
Apr 24 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm

Join us for a fun spring class featuring Fantastic Art projects created by kid artists. Kids are very talented artists. You’ll learn about our featured young artists and create some fantastic artwork inspired by these creative kids. In this session, we’ll paint and sculpt colorful fish, paint a colorful seascape on canvas and even draw a squirrel. Abrakadoodle is the leader in children’s art education bringing art programs to over 1 million students throughout the world!

Apr
25
Thu
18-24 Months – World of Older Toddler @ Family Learning Center
Apr 25 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am

World of Older Toddler (18-24 months by 9/1/18)  Separating 

Gain a better understanding of your child’s desire to become more independent as well as their navigation of ever changing social emotional development.

Large thinking, learning and emotional changes encompass this exciting age.  Sibling care available.  Registration is required.

2-3 Years – World of Two’s and Three’s @ Family Learning Center
Apr 25 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am

World of Two’s and Three’s  (older 2-3 year olds by 9/1/18)  Separating

Becoming independent, becoming social, becoming imaginative describes the world of the 2-3 year old. Explore the developmental needs of the ‘becoming’ preschooler and the parenting strategies to assist your child’s growth and learning. Sibling care is available, registration is required.

World of Movers & Shakers @ Family Learning Center
Apr 25 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

World of Movers & Shakers (8-14 months by 9/1/18) Gradually Separating

Your baby is on the move in so many ways! This stage is full of learning and milestones. Discover ways to support your emerging toddler’s overall development and have fun learning and growing together.

Sibling care available.  Registration required.

Conversational Spanish @ Carver Elementary
Apr 25 @ 2:35 pm – 3:35 pm

Spanish Level I & II
Build your child’s language foundation!
This lively introduction to the Spanish language used a dynamic, hands-on method of instruction called the Building Block Method of Learning to teach basic Spanish components using songs, games and cultural activities.  Your child will learn how to ask and answer basic questions in Spanish, speak briefly about his or her family, count to 100 and correctly pronounce all Spanish letters.  Using a conversational approach, students will also learn vocabulary related to colors, animals, body parts and clothing and will begin to make complete sentences in Spanish.

Spanish Level II & III (Carver Elementary Only)
Using a conversational approach and our dynamic hands-on instruction, students will learn vocabulary related to colors, animals, body parts, and clothing and will be begin to make complete sentences in Spanish.  Students will also be able to to say months of the year, classroom objects and discuss monthly weather patterns and relate them to a particular season.  Every week a cultural component is also covered in our exciting classes!

Spanish Level III & IV
Take Spanish to the next level!
Students really take Spanish to the next level in this exciting course which allows students to build on previous knowledge to make more complex sentence structures.  For example: Students will be able to say the months of the year, discuss monthly weather patterns and relate them to a particular season.  Additional topics will include classroom objects, birthdays, sports, transportation, the outdoors and places.  By the end of the course students will be able to translate the verb IR and appropriately use Me gusta in various sentences.  A fun instructional method along with fascinating cultural topics ensure that students will also love this class!