Winter 2018 After School Activity Options

Registration begins 12/5! For more information, contact Kim Mattiello.

# Day Class Grades
1 Monday Comic Book Illustration 1st-6th
2 Tuesday Python 4th-6th
3 Tuesday French K-6th
4 Wednesday Soccer 3rd-6th
5 Wednesday STEAM K-6th
6 Wednesday Junior CEO 3rd-6th
7 Thursday Coding 2nd-6th
8 Thursday Glow Light Dance K-6th
9 Friday Sports Spectacular K-3rd


1. Comic Book Illustration (by StemExcel) Grades: 1st-6th Flyer: ComicPython.pdf

Meeting day/time: Monday, 3:45:00 AM | Starts: 1/14/2019 Ends: 3/25/2019 | No class: 01/21, 02/4, 02/18, 03/11 (7 weeks)

Cost: $110 (PTA members), $120(non-members)

To register, click here: https://stemexcel.org/leescorner/ and use promo code: leescornerpta

Description:Let students explore the incredible world of Comic Book Illustration and learn to take their creativity to a whole new level! Students will learn about character development, storyboarding, panelling, story design, color theory and how to hone their art style. Instructors will teach students how to create comics using tradition art along with digital software, so they may work comfortably in whichever medium they prefer. By the end of the course, each student will leave with their very own comic book they created in class, along with a strong introduction to digital art processes and comic composition concepts.



2. Python (by StemExcel) Grades: 4th-6th Flyer: ComicPython.pdf

Meeting day/time: Tuesday, 3:45:00 AM | Starts: 1/15/2019 Ends: 3/5/2019 | No class: none (8 weeks)

Cost: $120 (PTA members), $130(non-members)

To register, click here: https://stemexcel.org/leescorner/ and use promo code: leescornerpta

Description:Python is a widely-used, easily understood, object-oriented programming language. It is usually the first language taught, and is hugely beneficial for younger students to learn as an introductory computer programming course. In this STEM exCEL Python course, students acquire a solid understanding of object-oriented and structured programming by completing exercises and developing programs to solve objectives assigned by our experienced Python instructors. By the end of the course, students will be able to take their programs home, along with new skills to develop their own Python programs.



3. French (by French Academy) Grades: K-6th Flyer: French.pdf

Meeting day/time: Tuesday, 3:45:00 AM | Starts: 1/22/2019 Ends: 3/12/2019 | No class: none (8 weeks)

Cost: $133 (PTA members), $143(non-members)

To register, click here: http://www.frenchacademy.us/french-for-kids-and-teens/schools—day-care—communities/french-club-at-lees-corner-elementary/ and use promo code: No code needed.

Description:Learn French in full immersion in a playful way. During this fun hour of French, children will be immersed in the language though interactive activities, songs, games, and more. Role playing will make speaking French really fun! Generally the group is quite diverse with children from different ages and sometimes even some children who already know some French. Therefore while learning basics (days of the week, month, colors, animal names, sports…), we make sure that more advanced children are more challenged with some written activities or more complex conversations.



4. Soccer (by OTA) Grades: 3rd-6th Flyer: Sports-new.pdf

Meeting day/time: Wednesday, 3:45:00 AM | Starts: 1/16/2019 Ends: 3/6/2019 | No class: none (8 weeks)

Cost: $85 (PTA members), $95(non-members)

To register, click here: https://ota-nova.jumbula.com/#/after-school-programs and use promo code: LeesPTA

Description:GOOOOOOOOOOAAAAAAAALLLLLL! Take your game to the next level! Join us for Shooting Stars Soccer and learn to play Soccer like the pros! Coaches will teach you skills like dribbling, passing, trapping, shooting and defense. This program emphasizes fitness, teamwork and sportsmanship. Have a blast and make new friends playing World Cup Tournament, Battle Balls, Trapper 500, Corner Kick Challenge and Soccer Knockout. Don’t miss out on what the rest of the world already knows; it’s a beautiful game – sign up today!



5. STEAM (by Abrakadoodle) Grades: K-6th Flyer: Steam.pdf

Meeting day/time: Wednesday, 3:45:00 AM | Starts: 1/23/2019 Ends: 3/13/2019 | No class: none (8 weeks)

Cost: $135 (PTA members), $145(non-members)

To register, click here: http://www.abrakadoodle.com/va-northern-register/ and use promo code: No code. Put note that you are a pta member and vendor will reimburse your account.

Description:Innovation! Invention! Art! Brilliant minds were exploring Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math long berore the term STEAM was coined! Navajo Indians wove geometric patterns using simple machines, Leonardo da Vinci dreamed of all sorts of inventions, curious minds explored technology that led to potography, and mathematicians observed fascinating details in the world around them. Larn about these amazing innovators and create your own inventive artwork inspired by them!



6. Junior CEO (by Stark Academy) Grades: 3rd-6th Flyer: CEO.pdf

Meeting day/time: Wednesday, 3:45:00 AM | Starts: 1/16/2019 Ends: 3/6/2019 | No class: none (8 weeks)

Cost: $149 (PTA members), $159(non-members)

To register, click here: https://campscui.active.com/orgs/SPARKBusinessAcademyInc#/selectSessions/2562109 and use promo code: No code needed.

Description:How cool would it be for you to be the boss of Apple or Tesla for a day? In this leadership class, you can! Students act as CEOs for leading companies and work in groups to make strategic recommendations to address real business issues.

Students enhance their problem-solving skills, develop business savvy and cultivate a strategic mindset as future leaders. Case studies include:

  • Apple: How to expand in China
  • Under Armour: How to compete with Nike
  • Amazon: Delivering packages with drones
  • Coke: Coping with declining soda consumption
  • Uber: Should we raise driver commissions?
  • Tesla: Direct sales model vs. car dealers
  • McDonalds: turning around the golden arches



7. Coding (by Silver Knights) Grades: 2nd-6th Flyer: Coding.pdf

Meeting day/time: Thursday, 3:45:00 AM | Starts: 1/31/2018 Ends: 3/21/2019 | No class: none (8 weeks)

Cost: $176 (PTA members), $186(non-members)

To register, click here: https://skenrichment.com/clubs/fairfax.html and use promo code: No code needed.

Description:In Silver Knights Coding classes, children learn to create stories, games, and animations using a visual programming language called Scratch. It’s as easy to use as snapping together building blocks. With Scratch, children learn to think creatively, work collaboratively, and reason systematically. Scratch is designed and maintained by the Lifelong Kindergarten group at the MIT Media Lab.



8. Glow Light Dance (by Kids in Motion) Grades: K-6th Flyer: GlowDance.pdf

Meeting day/time: Thursday, 3:45:00 AM | Starts: 1/24/2019 Ends: 3/14/2019 | No class: none (8 weeks)

Cost: $93 (PTA members), $97(non-members)

To register, click here: http://www.novakidsinmotion.com/registration/ and use promo code: No code needed.

Description:Glow Light Dance Party is an exciting one-of-a kind class takes the great music and dance moves from our Zumba, Hip Hop, and other dance fitness classes, but we switch it up to include strobe lights! This class will be set in a creative dance environment where the students will spend the class learning different dances to kid friendly songs and dance moves. Children are provided with mini finger flashlights to create a strobe light dance party! Children do get a work out from this class. Instructors are certified Zumba Kids instructors through Zumba International, which certifies them to teach 4-12 year old children, or they are experienced dance fitness instructors.



9. Sports Spectacular (by OTA) Grades: K-3rd Flyer: Sports-new.pdf

Meeting day/time: Friday, 3:45:00 AM | Starts: 1/11/2019 Ends: 3/15/2019 | No class: 1/18/2019, 1/25/2019 (8 weeks)

Cost: $85 (PTA members), $95(non-members)

To register, click here: https://ota-nova.jumbula.com/#/after-school-programs and use promo code: LeesPTA

Description:Let’s Play! Save the best for last by finishing up the school day with Sports Spectacular, a variety athletic program that features different sports throughout the session. Participants will practice skills and play games in both traditional sports and playground favorites. The Sports Spectacular Variety Program features the best “to-do” list ever – Basketball, Soccer, Flag Football, Kickball, Capture the Flag, Wiffle Ball, Bump and Bite, Knights and Dragons, Numbers Game, Tag Games, Safe Base and MORE! OTA covers all the bases with our emphasis on playing, teamwork, sportsmanship, and fitness. Don’t miss out on the FUN!