After School Clubs

STEM Club

Does your student love science? Beginning April 10, Mrs. Lewicki will be offering a STEM club on Mondays from 4-5 p.m. for six weeks. This club is for students in grades 3-5 who are science lovers, mathematicians and/or kids who just love to build and experiment. They will be studying the science of centripetal force by making spinners, inertia by making pendulums and friction by creating marble runways. Every Monday is sure to be packed full of scientific exploration and fun. The cost for the club is $60, and spots are limited. Register today or email Mrs. Lewicki if you have any questions.


Movie Makers Club – FULL

Is your student constantly exceeding the storage capacity on your electronics with their home movies? Then, we have the club for you! Sign your third – sixth grade student up for Mini Movie Makers, a new after school club sponsored by Ms. Goldin. Kids will learn how to create an animated movie using Frames. The club will meet for ten weeks on Thursdays from 3:30 – 4:30 p.m. beginning Jan. 5, at BFA.  Register today or email Ms. Goldin for additional information.

 

Art Club

Budding artists—join Mrs. Hinkle every Tuesday in the Art Room from 4 – 5 p.m. Every week you’ll work on something amazing! Art club is open to students in grades K – fifth. Sessions are $10 each. To participate, email Mrs. Hinkle at ahinkle@bfacademy.org.

 

Painting and Drawing

Want to advance your painting and drawing skills? Join Mrs. Hinkle’s club every Wednesday in the Art Room from 4 – 5 p.m. The club is open to students in grades 3-6, and costs $10 a session. Please email Mrs. Hinkle at ahinkle@bfacademy.org to sign up.

 

Battle of the Books – FULL

We are going to start putting together our Battle of the Books teams for the 2016/2017 school year. Please email Mrs. Poleschook if you have a third or fourth grader interested in trying out for a team, or email Mrs. Murphy if you have a fifth or sixth grader interested in trying out.  Book titles for this year’s competition will be released on Tuesday, Sept. 6, and you’ll want to make sure you have plenty of time to meet the deadline.

 

Coding Club – FULL

Does your son or daughter love playing video games?  If so, we have the perfect after school activity–join the Coding Club today!  Students will learn to code with javascript and will use a variety of coding tools to make animations, stories and maybe even a giant, virtual robot!  The after school club is open to students in grades 2-8, and the coding will be tailored to each student’s ability and interests.  It will be lead by Ms. Konesky from 3:30 – 4:30 p.m. beginning Wednesday, Aug. 31, at BFA.  Click here for more details.  Sign up today!

 

Fruit Toss Club – FULL

It’s not every day that you get to launch fruit from a trebuchet–that is, unless you join the Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Fruit Toss Club!  This new after school club will meet from 4:15 – 5:30 p.m. every Tuesday in September at BFA.  It is open to students in grades 4 – 8 and the cost is only $15 for a 4-week session.  Participants will get hands-on experience building a modern-day trebuchet and will learn about arc, angles, force and torque while chucking fruit!  Click here for more details. Sign up today or email Matt Keillor with questions or to volunteer.