OHS AFTER SCHOOL ACTIVITIES ARE BACK!!!
The Winter After School Activities session will begin the week of January 22. Registration packets are available online and will also be coming home in backpacks. Please read and follow ALL registration instructions. Registration ENDS JANUARY 19!!! Below are descriptions of the classes being offered this session.
WINTER 2018 ACTIVITIES COURSE DESCRIPTIONS
COOKING WITH CARYN: Join in as we whip up some all new recipes. We will be cracking lots of eggs and using a variety of kitchen tools. we will be making some yummy items to be taken home and shared with your family. On the menu for this session is spaghetti cupcakes, ritz cracker macaroni and cheese cupcakes, homemade egg noodles, stuffed sugar cookies, homemade rolls and as always something chocolate. (Grades K-5)
GYM GAMES: Students can end their school day with Mr. Marko in a program that is designed to get children moving! Students will participate in a variety of gym favorites such as parachute, scooters, and tag games. (Grades K-5)
ROPES, CARGO NETS AND OBSTACLE COURSE: This is the favorite time of the year in the gym for most children. Now, children can enjoy extra time on the ropes, cargo net, and obstacle course with Mr. Marko. This class also includes the famous “Tarzan” which puts both strategy and upper body strength to the test! (Grades K-5)
INTRO TO PILATES: Improve your posture and balance in this beginners Pilates class to help tone and strengthen your core muscles. Benefits of Pilates include longer, leaner muscles, improved coordination, increased flexibility and strength. It also helps with better posture, increased circulation and an overall feeling of physical and mental well-being. (Grades 3-5)
VALENTINE’S DAY PAPER CRAFT: Join Mrs. Albright to make a fun and creative tissue paper Valentine’s Craft.(Grades K-5)
VALENTINE CANVAS PAINTING: Come be creative and make your loved one a beautiful painting that can be given as a special Valentine present.
DODGEBALL/KICKBALL: Stay active and burn off some energy … This class will alternate between dodgeball and kickball. Students will be grouped by grade and size. (Grades K-5)
DIY WITH ESSENTIAL OILS: We will learn about essential oils and make simple products to take home for yourself or give as a gift. Products will be kid-friendly and will include a variety of creations. Ingredients include but are not limited to essential oils of bergamot, citrus, grapefruit, lavender, lemon, lime, orange, peppermint, and spearmint; beeswax; coconut oil; and coconut. (Grades 1-5) If you have any ingredient questions, please email email@example.com.
MAKE AN APPLE PIE AND DONATE ONE: Our very own Mrs. Albright will guide you as you make an apple pie to bring home to bake and make another one to donate to Operation Hope. (Grades 4-5)
FLOOR HOCKEY: Join Mr. Marko for an afternoon of floor hockey! Learn basic floor hockey skills necessary to participate in modified activities and games. Most time will be spent in game play. (Grades K-5)
HANDS ON POTTERY: The students will learn about painting with glazes and different painting techniques on pieces that are food, microwave and dishwasher safe. The pieces will be returned to Hands on Pottery for firing and a week later your child to take home! Pieces this session are: snack plate, chevron cereal bowl, Valentine’s Day project, coco mug and plaque. (Grades 2-5)
MAKE A TRANSISTOR RADIO: Students will learn how a Radio works by building a small battery powered Transistor Radio. Radio Basics and Radio Waves will be discussed. All parts are supplied. (Grades 4 & 5)
AMERICAN GIRL DOLL WORKSHOP: Calling all American Girls! Time for our Winter Workshop where each week we will be talking about an American Girl and learning about her life and times as well as the hardships she might have had to overcome. Each week will include fun, crafts and lots of creativity! (No previous knowledge is necessary!) Be sure to bring your favorite doll (DOES NOT HAVE TO BE AN AMERICAN GIRL DOLL!) to each class. Snack will be provided for dolls and girls! (Grades K-5)
PAPER MACHE: If you like messy projects then this is the class for you. Come and work to create an animal, a heart, snowman, rocket ship, or most anything can imagine. If you can think it, you can create it in a paper mache sculpture. When your sculpture is formed you will have fun painting it and adding creative details. Let’s get our hands gooey and let our imaginations run wild. (Grades K-5)
JEWELRY MAKING WITH MISS GHAZIAN: Do you love to look fancy? Come make beautiful jewelry with different gems and beads! We will create headbands, necklaces, bracelets and more!
SLIME AND SQUISHIES: Make your own squishy and slime! In this class the children will be making homemade squishies and trying out different slime recipes! Fun for all ages!
VALENTINE’S DAY PARTY WITH MISS GHAZIAN: Come celebrate love! We will make a craft, have a special Valentine’s day snack and play a game! Don’t miss out on this fun filled party! (Grades K-5)
CUPCAKE DECORATING: Come join us to turn cupcakes into different animal faces! We will be piping frosting and using fun things to make our creations. (Grades K-5)
TENNIS AT OHS: Come play tennis in the OHS gym!!! All grades welcome. Marcy’s Tennis Academy is back for another great session of tennis instruction. Rackets are NOT provided. Rackets are available for purchase (Head Jr racket) for $35. If your child needs a tennis racket, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
MURAL WITH MISS G: Enjoy a two-day workshop in the Art Room with Miss. G. In an effort to promote collaboration and improve the appearance of our school, a diverse group of student artists will meet to plan and execute a large Mural. Miss. G. organize the art materials and delegate jobs. Our beautiful Mural will be hung somewhere inside Osborn Hill School. Photos are emailed the following week. There are two classes offered: Skating Penguins (1/18 & 1/19) and Polar Bears (1/25 & 1/26). (Grades K-5)