Calendar

Jan
21
Mon
Conversational Spanish @ Clover Ridge Elementary
Jan 21 @ 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!

Country/Bluegrass Ensemble @ Chaska Middle School West
Jan 21 @ 3:45 pm – 4:50 pm

If you love country or bluegrass music, there is now a group for you. The Country/Bluegrass Ensemble may be your first step to becoming a country superstar. This ensemble learns traditional bluegrass styles and current contemporary country hit songs. Performances are then scheduled to give students a chance to show off their skills. We are looking for singers, guitarists, banjo players, mandolin players, steel guitarists, violinists, bass players, and drummers who have at least one year experience on their instruments. Performances at the CMSW Talent Show on Friday, January 11, The Rock-It! Concert on Friday, February 1 and a closing event in February.

Audition is required.

Auditions will be held on Monday, Oct. 8 in the CMSW Band Room at 3:50 p.m. and Wednesday, Oct. 10 in the PRMS Band Room at 3:50 p.m.

Students should choose one of these dates. No sign up is necessary to audition. Audition material will be available in the PRMS, CMSE and CMSW band rooms by Sept. 10. 

 Please don’t register for class until audition results have been posted.

Jan
22
Tue
Choir-Bluff Creek Singers @ Bluff Creek Elementary
Jan 22 @ 7:50 am – 8:30 am

Are you in 4th or 5th grade at Bluff Creek Elementary and love to sing?  Join the Bluff Creek Choir!  In just one morning per week, we’ll learn so much great music.   We will have concerts and also carry on the Bluff Creek tradition of singing the National Anthem at a spring Twins Game! Looking forward to singing with you.
Winter Concert:           Monday, December 10th              7pm              Chanhassen Rec Center
Spring Concert:           Thursday, March 14th                  5pm              Chanhassen High School Auditorium
Twins Game:                May/June     TBD

Choir-Jonathan Chorale @ Jonathan Elementary
Jan 22 @ 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.

Conversational Spanish @ Victoria Elementary
Jan 22 @ 8:15 am – 9:15 am

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!

12-17 Months – World of Young Toddler @ Family Learning Center
Jan 22 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am

This is a Separating Class for 12-17 Months as of 9/1/2018

Explore the perspective of a young toddler. Discover what motivates and excites them, as well as learning more about why they may become frustrated as they learn about the world around them.  Learn how to enhance your life together to be able to enjoy and appreciate this busy age.  Sibling care is available, registration is required.

2-3 Years – World of Two’s and Three’s @ Family Learning Center
Jan 22 @ 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.

Choir-Clover Ridge @ Clover Ridge Elementary
Jan 22 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

CRE’s Got Talent!
Showcase your singing talent and join the CRE Singers!  We meet once a week to sing Folk, Jazz, Pop, Gospel and more!  On December 11 we will take a Chaska Community Holiday Tour.  We will also have the opportunity to be featured singers for a Chaska Hawks Basketball Game.  Not to mention the dancing, games and fun we have at each rehearsal!  Don’t miss out!  This class is for Clover Ridge Elementary students.  Join us for a semester or the whole year!
CRE Concert                                             Tuesday, December 11                 6pm                  CRE Gym
Fine Arts Performance Night                  TBD                                                                       CRE Gym

Conversational Spanish @ Bluff Creek Elementary
Jan 22 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 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!

Body Sculpting and Conditioning @ Chaska High School
Jan 22 @ 3:30 pm – 4:15 pm

Looking to start the new year right?  Get a complete body workout in 45 minutes!  Work your whole body with a variety of exercises and equipment!  Many formats will be used to always challenge your body and never get bored!  This workout will include strength, cardio, and flexibility!  All equipment is provided including mats (unless you choose to bring your own).  All levels welcome!  What are you waiting for?  Being the “best version of you”  starts here!