Join our faculty and staff as they inspire children to try new things and enjoy learning many different skills. These not-for-credit, just-for-fun programs allow students to explore in the company of other students who are interested in the topic. All programs are open to children from the wider Steamboat community, as well as to Emerald's own students. Each program has a maximum enrollment, so be sure to get your form in early! The dates for each program are different so be sure to check the schedule for each individual program. A light snack will be provided.
Choose Your Own Adventure
Mondays 3:30-4:40 p.m.
Open to Students in Grades 5-8
1st Session: October 6, 13, 20, 27
2nd Session: November 3, 10, 17, 24
Cost: $60 per session
Grades 2-4 Mondays 4:00 - 5:00 p.m
Grades 5-8 Mondays 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.
October 6, 13, 20, 27 and November 3, 10, 17, 24
Come learn how to write a story with many possibilities! “Choose Your Own Adventure” stories allow the reader to make choices. These are fun and exciting stories to read and equally fun and exciting to write! Learn how to write a story with multiple endings, where each reading leads to a new adventure. Kim Schulz has
taught writing to 1st through 8th grade students. She loves to help writers use their imaginations to create stories to share.Sign up soon! Minimum class size is four.
Instruction in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu helps students build confidence, discipline, strength, and agility. Dave Marrs, a founding member of Steamboat Brazilian Jiu Jitsu/ Old Dog Fight Club and an experienced practitioner of multiple martial art styles, will help your child develop an appreciation for self defense, grappling, and the basics of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.
Location: Emerald Mountain School Fellowship Hall
with Instructor, Dave Marrs.
Wednesdays 3:30-5:00 p.m.
October 8, 15, 22, 29 November 5, 12,19
Open to Students in Grades 1-5
Cost: $25 per class
BookTrails provides students with an opportunity to enrich and improve their reading and writing skills after school. Each class follows an interesting theme and introduces stories, non-fictional accounts, and unique writing activities and games. Past themes have emphasized both science and history lessons, including the Civil War, Mars rover, and the Titanic. At least 30 minutes of each class is devoted to homework help and independent reading. Minimum class size is 4 students and maximum is 12 students.
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