Nimbus Grooves is an after-school program that introduces the basic format, vocabulary, and discipline involved in formal dance training. Instruction is offered in multiple dance styles, including ballet, modern dance, and hip hop, building students’ physical vocabulary and ability. Nimbus Teaching Artists will provide a supportive classroom environment that is creative, fun, and age-appropriate that engages students in the elements of dance. Participants are also engaged in a creation and rehearsal process, guided by a Nimbus teaching artist, to prepare a polished concert dance piece performed for parents and students at the program's culmination.
Computer Programming by Alpha Minds
Please see the more detailed description of these different levels on our website http://www.alphamindsacademy.com/
Tennis by Frank Adinolfe
Our teacher is a former college player (Rutgers Newark HOF) & tennis pro for 20 years.
Learn fundamentals of tennis (e.g. proper grip, forehand, backhand, and volleys), and improve hand/eye coordination and agility. Students will participate in fun drills, challenges, and games to develop and improve their tennis skills.
Cooking by Bambino Chef
Magic in the Kitchen combines culinary adventures, learning activities and unlimited amounts of fun in one pot. Our secret ingredients are: cooking, exploring, learning, laughing and sharing. Learning how to cook is a great way for children to develop social and comprehensive skills, adopt healthy habits for life and indulge their creativity. Budding chefs will sharpen their concentration and leadership skills, build self-confidence and enhance their biggest and toothiest smiles. www.bambinochef.com
Art by Tony Nogueira
Cordero’s talented and well-loved art teacher will have students experiment with different art mediums, portraits and drawing perspective.
Simple Sweets by Mrs. Capollari
Mrs. Capollari has 12 years of experience teaching pre-k to 2nd grade, most of her years being in pre-k and kindergarten. She is offering a Simple Sweets Class geared toward pre-k4 and kindergarten students.
Speranza has been offering quality educational programming since 2012 including summer camps, after-school programming, in-school assemblies, virtual assemblies, and private classes/workshops. Our first private summer theatre program was held in 2012 and we began partnering with schools for summer camp in 2018. During the 2022-23 school year, Speranza taught 1000+ students (grades K-12) throughout four Hudson County Cities: Jersey City, Hoboken, Kearny & Bayonne.
Improvisation & Acting (2-5): This class will help students think on their feet quickly, develop problem-solving skills, work collaboratively, and enhance their public speaking ability...all in a safe environment. Skills developed during improvisation classes are helpful at many stages of life - making new friends, class presentations, and college or job interviews. Even if students are shy, improvisation is a fun way to improve or learn new skills that will last a lifetime.
Chess by Alpha Minds
Basic Sign Language by Mrs. Carafello
Hindi by Vijal Kava
Vijal's Hindi Language class opens up the world of Indian roots and culture to our young minds. It is designed for children and adults who have little or no previous knowledge of Hindi. This fun Hindi language class enables children to interact, explore and learn with visual aids and objects. Children will learn to make day-to-day conversations while building common Hindi vocabulary as well as learning to read and write in Hindi.
Each class will familiarize the children with no more than 6 letters and will make sure they are thorough with what they have learned in the class. Start by telling your name and gradually with each lesson build your Hindi. Apart from learning Hindi Alphabet, I also teach kids Hindi Rhymes, our National Anthem, and the names of fruits, vegetables, animals, birds, body parts, flowers, colors, etc. At the end of the semester, kids will be able to read, write, and speak basic Hindi and take part in simple conversations and sing the Anthem proudly.
Exploring the basics of different instruments (such as piano, guitar, voice, ukulele, and cajon) while instilling movement, rhythm, and creative dance through musical exercises, created to build expressive minds and everyday motor skills. 45 MIN CLASS: RUN DOWN > 5 Min Greetings and Welcome song > 20 minutes of Music and Movement / Educational Songs » 5 Minutes of Musical Story Time > 10 minutes of Instrument of the Day > 3 minutes for last Large Movement Song » 2 minutes for sitting Small Movement Song / Goodbye Song.
Bricks 4 Kidz- LEGO Engineering
Our afterschool program provides Lego Engineering classes that explore architecture, engineering and technology. The class provides a fun, hands-on learning and building experience focused on STEM concepts.