Afternoon Enrichment

FALL 2021

Enrichment classes are open to students in Kindergarten through Grade 3, and run from 3:15 PM until 4:30 PM daily. The fall session begins the week of September 13. Classes require a minimum enrollment of 5 and maximum of 12 students.
Pick up from enrichment classes takes place at 4:30 p.m. in the back loop. The enrichment teacher will escort your child to your car. 
*The session is priced at $30 per class, and we have built in 2 classes in anticipation that there may be a cancellation due to quarantine protocols. No additional credits or refunds will be given.


Mondays: 3:15-4:30
Sept. 13, 20, 27 Oct. 4, 18, 25 Nov. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 Dec. 6, 13 (13 sessions)
No Classes: Oct 11

Loom Knitting with Ms. Choi
You probably know that you can knit with needles and weave with a loom, but have you ever tried knitting with a loom? Not only is it possible, but loom knitting is a fast and fun way to create all kinds of beautifully knit items! Learn the basics of loom knitting, and create projects in this engaging and fun class.

The Harbor School‘s basketball program is coached by former college basketball player and current preschool teacher Mr. Diego! Harbor Hoops is designed to teach students the fundamental skills of basketball (ball handling, passing, and shooting) while instilling life lessons and values such as character, teamwork, respect and sportsmanship.

Tuesdays: 3:15-4:30
Sept. 14, 21, 28 Oct. 5, 12, 19, 26 Nov. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 Dec. 7, 14 (14 sessions)

Dance Party with DJ StarFish (AKA Mr. Fangboner)
Hone your dance moves and boogie down with Potomac’s #1 deejay (according to his hat). Hot on the heels of a series of epic Camp Harbor virtual events, your student can get the full, IN-PERSON StarFish experience each Tuesday afternoon.

Kid vs Wild with Mr. Diego
If you love the outdoors, this is the class for you! Learn survival skills for outdoor adventures, like navigating with maps and compasses, making simple tools, tying knots, and foraging. We’ll explore hands-on challenges, collaborate to solve problems, and have fun together!

Wednesdays: 3:15-4:30
Sept. 22, 29 Oct. 6, 13, 20, 27 Nov. 3, 10, 17 Dec. 1, 8, 15 (12 sessions)
No Classes: Sept 15 (Yom Kippur), Nov 24 (Thanksgiving Break)

Jedi Training with Mr. Diego
Do you have what it takes to become a Jedi master? Learn how to focus your energy and attention to harness the wisdom and strength of the Force; to help and protect others, and stand up for justice and peace.

Have you ever used milk to make art? What do you know about a pendulum? How does a bubble form? Let’s explore how we can use our scientific and mathematical knowledge to create. Join Ms. Chang in some STEAM exploration!

Thursdays: 3:15-4:30
Sept. 23, 30 Oct. 7, 14, 21, 28 Nov. 4, 18 Dec. 2, 9, 16 (11 sessions)
No Classes: Sept. 16 (Yom Kippur) Nov. 11 (noon dismissal) Nov. 25 (Thanksgiving Break)

Fibre Arts with Ms. Chang
Ever found yourself in stitches? Ever felt like learning something new and trying out some fresh material? Come join Ms. Chang for some sewing, weaving, braiding and more with a variety of fibres. We will enhance our fine motor skills, nurture our creativity, and have sew much fun! Returning and new students welcome!

Theater and Drama with Mr. Fangboner
Calling all Harbor School Thespians (that is, people who LOVE theatre)! Whether you already feel at home on the stage or you just want to try something new, we’ll use our imaginations to play games, create characters, and tell a story on stage. Build confidence and collaboration skills as you discover the fundamentals of drama!

Fridays, 3:15-4:30
Sept. 10, 17, 24 Oct. 1, 15, 22 Nov. 5, 19 Dec. 3, 17 (10 sessions)
No Classes: Oct. 8 (no school) Oct 29 (noon dismissal) Nov 11 (noon dismissal) Nov 26 (Thanksgiving Break) Dec 10 (noon dismissal)

Games Galore & More with Ms. Harris
Do you feel, sometimes, like there’s too much technology all around you these days? Are you longing for some old-fashioned fun? If so, then you will love Games Galore and More! We will learn how to play some traditional board games like Scrabble Jr, Trouble, Sorry, Connect Four and Twister, as well as some traditional outside playground games including Four Square, Red Light Green Light, Kickball, Hop-Scotch, and Sharks and Minnows!

Zen Zone with Ms. Sarah
Do you ever feel like you just need a short, quiet break during the day to gather your thoughts or recharge your batteries or to get re-centered? Zen Zone will incorporate mindfulness and breathing techniques as well as practice different yoga poses. We will also do some calming hands-on art activities like sand art, friendship bracelets, origami, beading, weaving, and Zen coloring. Come and join us to find your Zen!


Register for a Virtual Open House! First session: Monday, October 18, 12-1PM.RSVP Here!
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