Enrichment Programs

Enrichment Programs

Silver Strand Elementary Scho

Enrichment Clubs Enrichment Clubs - Fall 2017

Before and After School Enrichment Club Descriptions

 

Beyond a few of our usual enrichment club opportunities, there are several new and exciting before/after school programs for Silver Strand students to join! Since this is our first time having “outside” clubs come to Silver Strand, please bear with us.   Also, be on the lookout for flyers and check our school website as well as peachjar

*Please note:  If a club is offered to certain grades levels this session, it will most likely switch to accommodate other levels in the spring. Please refer to the flyers sent home or the websites below for the program provider’s details and registration instructions.  Also, some of these new after school programs are provided by independent program providers, approved through Coronado Unified School District and are not supervised or operated by Silver Strand Elementary staff.  All registration activities and specific program questions should be directed to the independent program provider.

 

Kid Coding Amazing Apps

Whole Child Worlds of Wonder Kid Coding – www.wholechild.com  This awesome class uses a kid-friendly simplified version of Javascript to teach kids real coding skills. The Superhero theme is a blast with apps such as: Super Dog, Nemesis, Max Muscle, Webslinger, Danger room and more! Kids can work at their level to create working apps with as few as 2 lines of code, to more complicated apps with 60+ lines of code to the ultimate challenge to create your own app! Students can download their apps onto their personal devices to share at home.  

 

Golf

TGA Premier Golf introduces golf at a young age through programs that provide a fun and enriching experience for children while being a convenient and affordable option for parents.  Dedicated coaching staff help students develop their skills and a passion for golf while using the sports as a vehicle for delivering curriculums that are loaded with educational concepts including STEM and life skills such as respect, honesty, perseverance and sportsmanship.  http://playtga.com/

 

Namaste Today Yoga

The mission of Namaste Today is to provide a safe space for children in San Diego schools in

which they are able to breathe, bend, balance, and become focused. Classes held in the PE room.

Go to: www.namastetodaysandiego.com to register.  (Click on: Register for a Program, Silver Strand)

 

Chess Minds In Motion

All knowledge levels are welcome! Participants will learn skills that enhance their chess game, whether they are beginners or tournament players. Instructor Martin Nilsson has achieved the level of Life Master. He also plays competitively. This is a great class for kids who want to expand their chess game in a spirited, engaging environment. Classes held in Strand Hall.

Any questions? Please contact Martin Nilsson at martin@chessmindsinmotion.com to sign up! Phone: 619-818-7759

 

Cooking Matters - FULL, WAIT LIST

Classes taught by a San Diego Food Bank’s Registered Dietitian and a world renowned chef with La Jolla Cooks 4 U! During each 1.5 hour lesson, kids will learn how to make easy, fun recipes, how to make healthy choices, and simple kitchen skills. Towards the end of the class, participants will sit and enjoy the snack/meal together. Classes held in teacher’s lounge.

Contact Callie: cbrust@sandiegofoodbank.org

 

Choir

Offered Tuesdays & Thursdays for 2nd – 5th grades

Ms. Holgate is organizing: cholgate@coronadousd.net

 

Flag Football Club

Open to Grades 3-5th, the Flag Football club meets during lunch recess on Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays.  The club goal is for each team to play 7 friendly and competitive games each season. As we are jumping right into games, this club is recommended for students who have some experience with the sport.

 Mr. Bachman is organizing the Flag Football League- The schedule, team rosters and game information can be found on the PE bulletin board outside room 502. Students who sign up are expected to commit to an entire season (7 games), exhibit good sportsmanship and fair play on and off the field. For more information please contact Mr. Bachman: eric.bachman@coronadousd.net

Robotics Club

Robotics club provides STEAM exposure through hands-on, project-based learning using Legos, simple machines and art. Students work in teams to develop collaboration and communication skills. Classes held in childcare center/STEAM lab.

Mrs. Judd is organizing: jjudd@coronadousd.net

          *Has already started for 2017

 

AND…MORE TO COME! Winter/spring sessions will also be offered starting in February 2018!


Music Band

Band PhotoCUSD strongly desires to offer all students a comprehensive educational experience.  This is why we are excited to offer beginning band to our 4th & 5th grade students at Silver Strand Schools.  Students will be given the chance to select from learning to play a variety of musical instruments such as the flute, clarinet, alto saxophone, trumpet, trombone or percussion instruments such as snare drums or orchestra bells.  Band instruction takes place before school and meets 2 days per week throughout the school year.  

Offered Mon-Wed-Fri

       *Has already started for 2017 


Running Club Running ClubRunning

Running Club offers our students the opportunity to build self-esteem, improve their health and experience their own personal power! Based on a non-competitive philosophy, the Running Club focuses on the completion of both personal and collaborate fitness goals.   While running/walking is the core activity, Running Club participants also gain discipline, dedication and the skills to set and achieve goals as well as making new friends and having FUN!!!