Develop them into imaginative short stories, poems, letters, or newspaper articles under the guidance of an experienced teacher and member of the NYC Writing Project.
Children enjoy this fun and creative process and develop essential writing skills that help them express their ideas, thoughts and feelings for both schoolwork and personal projects.
YPP 120 6 sessions / 6 hours / LEHC / 5 Sat 1-2 pm Mar 10-Apr 28 Children will develop creativity and self-confi dence through improvisation, mime games, movement, creative expression and role playing, and using their imagination. Includes elementary backstroke, treading water, improvement of crawlstroke and simple diving.
YPP 27 6 sessions / 7.5 hours / LEHC / Sat - pm Mar 10-Apr 28 This workshop helps in developing creative expression, communication skills and confi dence through movement, voice and acting techniques.
Emphasis is placed on posture, fi nger gripping, rhythm and basic music theory.
At the completion of the class, students will have the ability to play simple melodies.
In addition, they will transform Word Art into a spinning circle, and create stencil and glowing neon letters.
Math skills and test-taking strategies are covered. Includes elementary backstroke, treading water, improvement of crawlstroke and simple diving.
YPP 229 7 sessions / 7 hours / LEHC / 5 Sat - pm Mar 10-May 5 For those with a basic knowledge of computer coding or who successfully completed Computer Coding for Kids, Part I, this course will build on that experience and cover intermediate topics of HTML and CSS coding and responsive web design. View Our Catalog and Register Now or call 718.960.8512 for assistance with registration.
Please bring a new fl ash drive to the fi rst session OR have a personal email address and password to save projects. The program has three levels: Pre-Team I: refine strokes and develop stroke mechanics through drills; Pre-Team II: learn racing starts, turns and develop the individual medley; Pre-team III: develop basic conditioning, practice protocol and team terminology Upon successful completion of Pre-Team III, swimmers can try out for the APEX Swim Club team or continue the Pre-Swim Team Program. Pre-Team I YPA 101 10 sessions / 10 hours / LEHC Sat 9-10 am 5 Feb 3-Apr 28 (off 3/31, 4/7, 4/14) Pre-Team II YPA 102 10 sessions / 10 hours / LEHC Sat - am 5 Feb 3-Apr 28 (off 3/31, 4/7, 4/14) Pre-Team III YPA 103 10 sessions / 10 hours / LEHC Sat am- pm 5 Feb 3-Apr 28 (off 3/31, 4/7, 4/14) CUNYcard photo I. All matters pertaining to the Children’s Academy may be addressed to: Email: [email protected] Tel.
YPP 231 6 sessions / 7.5 hours / LEHC / 0 Sat am-12 pm Mar 10-Apr 28 Power Point, a “slideshow on a computer,” will be used in a creative and fun way to learn to move characters along a motion path.
By controlling the timing of each slide, children will synchronize their presentations to music.
Children can let their imaginations soar as they create their own comic book characters, develop a story line, make a cover illustration and put it all together in a comic book format to bring home with them at the end of the course. YPA 62 7 sessions / 5.25 hours / LEHC / 5 Swimming III for Ages 8-15 Skills taught include sidestroke, breaststroke, sculling and an introduction to the butterfl y stroke. NOTE: To enroll, students must be able to do the front crawl for 25 meters with rotary breathing, back crawl for 10 meters and tread water.