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  • Castles, Kingdoms and Wizards with Snapology (Grades K-2)

    Who wouldn’t want to escape and play in the world of magic, fairytales, and royalty? In Snapology’s Castles, Kingdoms, and Wizards program, students will have the opportunity to use LEGO bricks to design their medieval fantasies while also bringing the real history to life! Yes, your student will do more than just build with LEGO bricks, they will build their historical understanding of the unique elements that make the medival time period such a fascinating point in human history.
  • Cross Stitch with Diverti (Grades 1-2)

    Students will learn the classic craft of cross stitch! All supplies included. Students will learn three basic stitches to learn the basic craft. We will practice free style stitching and following patterns. If students work quickly, they will progress to more advanced projects.
  • GEMS/GISE at Wenonah

    GEMS and GISE are award-winning STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) programs that energize students' excitement about the possibilities in cutting-edge science. Students will engage in project-based, hands-on learning and problem solving. *These are year-long courses starting October8th and ending May 7th. Students who sign up for this class will be enrolled for the entire school year. Fall session - LEGO Robotics Using LEGO building elements, motors, and sensors, students work in teams to build different robot prototypes and program them with a computer to move, react, and make sounds. Spring Session - The Science of Speed Students work in teams to design and test several vehicle designs (including downhill racers, sail racers, balloon buggies, rubber band racers, air pressure racers, solar powered designs, and CO2 balsa wood dragsters) and explore the forces (mass, thrust, friction, drag, etc.) that affect the motion and speed of their vehicles.
  • In the Library! (Grades 1-2)

    Join us in the library for after-school fun! Grades 1-2 meet and play with children from different classrooms & across grade levels in the library. We read books, play games, use computers, and more. This class offers unstructured play in a safe environment so students can relax and unwind after a long day of learning.
  • Let's Draw with Kidcreate (Grades K-2)

    If it’s drawing, sketching, and cartooning you’re after, then this is the class for you! In this introductory drawing class, we’ll learn basic techniques and principles of drawing as we create puppies, ponies, people, and more. The kids will master a simple step-by-step method that is essential to creating memorable drawings. Each child will receive their own take-home How to Draw booklet!
  • Let's Get Crafty! (Grades 1-2)

    Join this fun, creative and collaborative art class where students will create different style of art through the use of paper, fabric and yarn. Students will have the opportunity to observe a style of art each class, write about things they notice, and then create their own art based on that style. 
  • Physical Education with Active Solutions (Grades K-2)

    Wenonah Physical Education Teacher Mr. Pritchard has taken the best of Physical Education and created an after school course your child(ren) will not forget. This class will take place in the Wenonah Gymnasium and outside at the Minneapolis Parks. Your child(ren) will experience 3-4 different activities during each session. Activities include lifelong sport, recreation and fitness: most all individual and team sports, rope jumping, racket games, track and field, kickball, tag games, ultimate frisbee, capture the flag, frisbee golf, four square, floor hockey, bowling, volleyball, lord of the rings, pin guard, tangle town, mini mighty stations, pits and allies, Danish baseball and many others. Teachers also incorporate math, reading, health, nutrition and wellness into their lessons. Walking field trips may include hiking along Minneapolis Parks trails to Lake Nokomis. This class is perfect for the child that needs more movement in their lives! Lessons are designed to keep kids engaged in learning activities and to keep their heart rates elevated. Character building, cooperative skills, individual success and safety are all emphasized. Please bring: Shorts, t-shirts, gym shoes, sweat pants/sweat shirts and a water bottle.
  • Scouting - Northern Star Council, Cub Scouts (Grades K-2)

    In the Scouting program you will have fun while learning about nature, first aid, what to do in an emergency, fun science activities, group games, and more. Play games, do activities, make crafts, learn and have fun! You will have the opportunity to come to Base Camp in the fall. Program led by Northern Star Council, Cub Scouts. Open to all students. 
  • TMT Actors Playhouse: Theatre Explorations (Grades K-2)

    Students will explore acting through theater games, character development, movement, and improvisation. Performers will practice voice and diction, creative movement, and study the different types of emotions used on stage. This class will train young performers to become more confident in themselves and how to work together as a team. This workshop will culminate with a performance in front of family and friends. 
  • Team Sports with Active Solutions (Grades K-2)

    Wenonah Physical Education Teacher Mr. Pritchard has taken the best of Physical Education and created an after school Indoor Team Sports course your child(ren) will not forget. This class will take place in the Wenonah gymnasium and your child(ren) will experience 2-3 different activities during each session. Activities will include: arena football, basketball, Danish baseball, floor hockey, indoor kickball, indoor lacrosse, indoor soccer, team handball, volleyball and many others. We will also be playing the Wenonah games like: Capture the Flag, Lord of the Rings and Pin Dodge Games. Teachers also incorporate math, reading, health, nutrition and wellness into their lessons. This class is perfect for the child that needs more movement in their lives! Lessons are designed to keep kids engaged in learning activities and to keep their heart rates elevated. Character building, cooperative skills, individual success and safety are all emphasized. Please bring: Shorts, t-shirts, gym shoes, sweat pants/sweat shirts and a water bottle.