Mark Twain Elementary PTSA

 

Register for Winter 2019 After School Programs. 

 

Below are the details on how registering for after school programs (ASP) works, and information on the programs offered.

Registrations are accepted on a first-come, first-serve basis. Payment for classes can be made via:

  • PayPal with a credit or debit card
  • Check, payable to Mark Twain PTSA

Please note, check payment must be remitted within two days following your online registration or you will lose your registration spot.

If classes are full, registrations will no longer be accepted. If you would like to be placed on a wait-list, please contact the coordinator. Financial assistance may be available for various programs.

Contact the ASP Coordinator for more information.

Please read the complete Program Rules & Policies for detailed information regarding our program policies.

 

Mad Science - Crazy Chemworks

Mad Science

Mark Twain PTSA is happy to introduce the wonders of chemistry. Revealed as your junior chemist creates surprising concoctions, breaks molecules with ease and shakes up a flask full of fun. Kids will use the tools, safety procedures and laboratory techniques of real chemists as they investigate solids, liquids and gases at the atomic level. They’ll craft chemical combinations to create super-sticky-stuff, analyze the properties of light and discover why things glow-in-the-dark. Exploring the elements has never been so much fun!

Grades: 4-5 

Meets Mondays, February 4th, 2019 - April 1st, 2019

No Class February 18th, 2019 

Time: 3:30 - 4:30pm 

Location: Cafeteria

Cost: $153.00 

Contact: ASP Coordinator

 

Chess4Life

Mark Twain PTSA is teaming up with Chess4Life to offer a fun and instructional chess club!

Classes are tailored to the skill-level of the students. In addition to learning the basic rules of chess, our classes include lessons on fundamental opening principles, middle game tactics and strategy, as well as basic endgame technique.

Coaches also work with students in other areas like visualization, preparing for tournament competition, board habits, and much more. 

Grades K-5 

Meets: Tuesdays, February 5th 2019 - March 26th, 2019 (8-week session)

Time: 3:30 - 4:30pm

Location: Cafeteria 

Cost: $134.00

Contact: ASP Coordinator

 

LEGO Club

Play Well TEKnologies

Mark Twain PTSA is teaming up with Play-Well TEKnologies to offer LEGO club.

Pre-Engineering using LEGO (for Kindergarten to Grade 2) 

Let your imagination run wild with thousands of LEGO! Build engineer-designed projects such as boats, bridges, mazes and motorized cars, and use special pieces to create your own unique design! Explore the endless creative possibilities of the LEGO building system with the guidance of and experienced Play-Well instructor.  This is an ideal way to prepare young builders for the challenge of EngineeringFUNdamentals.

Engineering FUNdamentals using (for Grades 3 to 5) 

Power up your engineering skills with Play-Well TEKnologies and tens of thousands of LEGO! Apply real-world concepts in physics, engineering, and architecture through engineer-designed projects such as arch bridges, skyscrapers, motorized cars, and the Battletrack! Design and build as never before, and explore your craziest ideas in a supportive environment.  Instructors will challenge new and returning students to engineer at the next level. 

Grades: K-2 and 3-5 (separate classes, please choose the correct class based on your child's grade level)

Meets: Thursdays, February 21st, 2019 - April 25th, 2019

No Class March 7th, 2019, March 28th, 2019 and April 11th, 2019 (7 week session)

Time: 3:30 - 5:00pm  

Location: Cafeteria  

Cost: $131.00 

Contact: ASP Coordinator

 

Jump Rope Club

Hot Dog USA

Have fun learning jump rope tricks and games with instructors from local jump rope team, Hot Dog USA! Jumpers of all ages and ability are welcome.  This is an extremely popular class that fills up quickly.

Grades: K-5 

Meets Friday, February 8th, 2019 - April 5th, 2019 (8 week session)

Time: 3:30 - 5:00pm 

Location: Cafeteria

Cost: $113.00 (includes jump rope to take home) 

Contact: ASP Coordinator