SAIL Class Listings

Amazing Animals
For students entering grades 1-3
How do penguins stay dry? How do Arctic animals stay warm? How does a bird build its nest? We’ll answer these questions and much more with animal activities and experiments each day! (Young)
10:15-11:40 a.m., $40, Code: SAIL35

Amazing Art
For students entering grades 2-7
You’ll be amazed by all the artwork we create! Students will make a variety of projects using many different artistic mediums. Tap into your creativity and produce some amazing art! (Brase)
2-3:30 p.m., $40, Code: SAIL01

Art 101
For students entering grades 4-7
Be inspired by famous artists and their art! We’ll start by looking at a famous artist and studying their work. We will then use what we learn to create artwork of our own. Students will have a chance to explore different types of media and work with different techniques during each class. (Brase)
12:30-1:55 p.m., $40, Code: SAIL02

Art Discoveries
For students entering grades 1-3
Students will enjoy making art of every kind in this class! We will be exploring many different mediums from watercolor paint to paper-mâché to charcoal. Bring your imagination, and expect to create great things! (Brase)
8:45-10:10 a.m., $40, Code: SAIL03

Art Exploration
For students entering grades 3-5
Students will explore the many diverse approaches to the art while experimenting with a variety of art mediums such as charcoal, watercolors, and paper-mâché. We’ll also look at many different inspirations for art-making and explore our own artistic inspiration! (Brase)
10:15-11:40 a.m., $40, Code: SAIL04

Camp First Grade Foundations
For students entering grade 1
Join the adventure! Students will have a fun camp experience focusing on first-grade readiness skills. We’ll review kindergarten math concepts, reading, and writing through various activities, games, and songs that will help prepare your child for a truly enjoyable first-grade year! (Samson)
2-3:30 p.m., $40, Code: SAIL06

Camping Adventures
For students entering grades 2-3
Explore the wonderful creatures of the night and learn cool scientific facts. Through hands-on activities, we’ll learn about nocturnal animals including bats, owls, and fireflies. We’ll also discover nature and the outdoors through experiments. (Samson)
8:45-10:10 a.m., $40, Code: SAIL07

Challenge Math
For students entering grades 2-5
Math is made fun and challenging in this course through games, puzzles, and new concepts! The focus will be on district benchmarks and standards. (Keenan and Bergman)
Grades 2-3—10:15- 11:40 a.m., $40, Code: SAIL08
Grades 4-5—12:30- 1:55 p.m., $40, Code: SAIL09

Chess
For students entering grades 1-7
Chess is fun and a great way to develop critical thinking skills. Learn basic chess strategy and play in this fun class with chess coach Ben Munson.
8:45-10:10 a.m., $15, Code: SAIL10
10:15-11:40 a.m., $15, Code: SAIL11

Computer Adventures
For students entering grades 1-2
Sharpen your computer skills and have fun drawing, writing, and recording on the computer, as well as discovering fun sites on the Internet. Increase your technology skills in this fun class! (Konz)
10:15-11:40 a.m., $40, Code: SAIL12

Computer Coding & Programming
For students entering grades 5-7
Come learn about the “Hour of Code” and the many other opportunities to computer code online! We’ll experiment with the basics and show you ways to practice coding at home as well. (Konz)
12:30-1:55 p.m., $40, Code: SAIL13

Math Review
For students entering grades 2-3
Does your child need their math skills sharpened? Well, with Everyday Math (EDM), let the sharpening begin! Students will engage in hands-on activities, practice their math facts, and play EDM games. Through hands-on and manipulative activities and real-life applications, students will focus on addition, subtraction, number stories, graphing, place value, and explaining mathematical thinking. (Card)
10:15-11:40 a.m., $40, Code: SAIL14

Developmental Math
For students entering grades 4-5
Sharpen your math skills! Students will explore number properties and practice math facts by playing a variety of games. We will strengthen problem-solving by doing mental math challenges. Through real-life applications, multiple sensory opportunities, team problem-solving, and other games, students will refresh the third-and fourth-grade math skills learned throughout the year in the Everyday Math program. (Bergman)
8:45-10:10 a.m., $40, Code: SAIL15

Everyday Math Games
For students entering grades 2-4
Students will spend time playing games to build their math skills. The games are aligned and incorporated into the Everyday Math curriculum that is taught in schools. Students will practice their addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division basic facts, as well as concepts taught in the curriculum. (Card)
12:30-1:55 p.m., $40, Code: SAIL16

FIRST Lego League Robotics
For students entering grades 3-7
Tomorrow’s innovators practice imaginative thinking and teamwork. Guided by coaches and mentors, FIRST LEGO League teams design, build, program a robot using LEGO MINDSTORMS® technology, then compete on a table-top playing field. (Lange)
Grades 5-7, 12:30-1:55 p.m., $40, Code: SAIL42
Grades 3-5, 2-3:30 p.m., $40, Code: SAIL 43

Fun in the Sun
For students entering grades 1-2
Explore the summer season through experiments with water and more! Through hands-on experiments, we will promote problem-solving skills while working together and having fun. Students will use a variety of materials to make creative projects to share at home. (Samson)
12:30-1:55 p.m., $40, Code: SAIL17

iPad Adventures
For students entering grades 1-7
Join us and spend extra time exploring the iPad! We’ll discover fun, educational apps while learning some new tricks! (Young and Konz)
Grades 1-3—12:30- 1:55 p.m., $40, Code: SAIL18
Grades 4-7—2- 3:30 p.m., $40, Code: SAIL19

Lego Creations
For students entering grades 1-7
Join this fun and creative class where we will create Lego masterpieces based on popular children’s books! First, we will listen to a popular book, then create a plan based on the book. Next, we’ll get creative with the Lego bricks, and finally, we’ll share our creations with the group! (Waring)
Grades 1-2—8:45- 10:10 a.m., $40, Code: SAIL21
Grades 5-7—10:15- 11:40 a.m., $40, Code: SAIL22
Grades 3-4—12:30- 1:55 p.m., $40, Code: SAIL23

Let’s Put on a Show!
For students entering grades 5-7
Do you like to sing and dance? This in-depth class will use music and choreography (dance) to teach students how to perform like a show choir! No previous experience is needed. We will have a mini-show for parents on the last day of class. (Loney)

12:30-3:30 p.m., $80, Code: SAIL24

Mega Math
For students entering grade 1
Students will review kindergarten math concepts and prepare for first grade. Enjoy songs, games, and books to learn numeration, operations, patterns, and geometry in many hands-on activities. (Samson)

10:15-11:40 a.m., $40, Code: SAIL26

PowerPoint Potential
For students entering grades 4-7
Bring your homework, reports, and presentations to a new level that will dazzle your teachers with PowerPoint! This class will teach you how to illustrate words with graphics and create animation in your presentations. (Young)
2-3:30 p.m., $40, Code: SAIL27

Reader’s Theater
For students entering grades 2-5
Reader’s Theater is a fun way for kids to enhance reading fluency, listening skills, confidence, and social skills. Different scripts will be presented throughout the program, parts will be chosen, and students will perform. (Keenan)
Grades 4-5—8:45- 10:10 a.m., $40, Code: SAIL28
Grades 2-3—2- 3:30 p.m., $40, Code: SAIL29

Reading Adventures
For students entering grade 2-3
We will be reviewing reading strategies covered during the year, giving students the opportunity to strengthen and reinforce skills so they are prepared for next year! Plan on lots of hands-on activities as we work through a variety of reading concepts. (Keenan)
12:30-1:55 p.m., $40, Code: SAIL30

Reading/Writing Strategies
For students entering grades 4-5
Learn new and fun strategies for reading content, improving writing skills, and solving reading/writing problems. For reading, students will work on fiction, non-fiction, reader’s theater, choral reading, and guided reading activities. For writing, students will work on journaling, peer writing, personal reflections, and descriptive paragraphs. (Bergman)
2-3:30 p.m., $40, Code: SAIL31

Science Adventures
For students entering grades 2-7
Want to explore the world around you? Curious about why things work the way they do? Join this fun class where we’ll use observational skills and creative investigations to explore science in the world we live in! (Young and Bergman)
Grades 5-7—8:45- 10:10 a.m., $40, Code: SAIL32
Grades 2-4—10:15- 11:40 a.m., $40, Code: SAIL33

Seuss-cessful Learning
For students entering grades 2-3
Students love learning with Dr. Seuss! This class will offer students an opportunity to read their favorite Dr. Seuss books and complete creative reading, writing, and math activities that correlate with the books. Students will describe characters in the books, recognize and create rhyming words in writing, sort according to attributes and other fun and engaging activities! (Card)
2-3:30 p.m., $40, Code: SAIL34

Super Duper Science
For students entering grade 1
Explore the world of science in fun and exciting ways that just might get messy! Students will work with “gack” and experiment with mixing primary colors. They will make predictions (will it float or sink?) and various bugs.
2-3:30 p.m., $40, Code: SAIL36

Technology Fun
For students entering grades 3-4
Experience the fun of using computers in various subject areas like math, social studies, and language arts. Students will explore web-based programming; use Google Docs, Sheets, Slides, and Symbaloo; and explore content-related games. Students will also visit many fun internet sites, delve into computer coding, practice typing skills, and take part in literature experiences with online book readings. (Konz)
8:45-10:10 a.m., $40, Code: SAIL37

Yoga
For students entering grades 1-7
This class will explore the world of yoga in a fun, playful way by tapping into the young yogi’s natural love of the arts. Poses, yoga madras, breath work and relaxation techniques are incorporated to develop body awareness, teach mindfulness and manage the stresses of everyday life. Please bring a yoga mat or towel, water bottle and wear comfortable clothing. (Schoene)
Grades 6-7—8:45-10:10 a.m., $40, Code SAIL38
Grades 4-5—10:15-11:40 a.m., $40, Code SAIL39
Grades 1—12:30-1:14 p.m., $40, Code SAIL 40
Grades 2-3—2-3:30 p.m., $40, Code SAIL41