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Think Works
 

*In the event that any Thinkworks class cannot be held in person due to applicable health orders, it will be moved to a virtual format and no refund will be issued.*

 

MONDAYS


 

Sewing with Spanish Academy

“I want to learn how to sew!” Sewing is not only fun and creative, but is a useful skill. Children will learn how to safely thread a needle; work with patterns; and sew their own pieces by hand. Sewing techniques learned in this class include running stitch, slip stitch, how to sew buttons, and more. Children will make projects like: potpourri bags, and 3D cupcakes. Sewing materials included. 

 

Grades: 1st-5th
Dates: Mondays, 1/24, 1/31, 2/7, 2/14, 2/28, 3/7, 3/14, 3/21, 3/28 (9 classes, no class 2/21/22)
Time: 2:35-3:35
Minimum: 5 students; Maximum: 12 students
Cost: $276
Register here.

 


 

Lego Class with Snapology – Adventures as a Jedi Master

 

Engineering a Star Wars© World using LEGO© bricks and other materials.  Exploring our way from Padme to Jedi Master as we develop our STEM/STEAM skills designing planets to crafting our own “light sabers”.  We'll be doing some friendly competition to race our droids and space ships as well as challenge builds.  May the force be with us!  More information here.

 

Grades: 1st-5th
Dates: Mondays, 1/24, 1/31, 2/7, 2/14, 2/28, 3/7, 3/14, 3/21, 3/28 (9 classes, no class 2/21/22)
Time: 2:35-3:35
Minimum: 6 students; Maximum: 20 students
Cost: $180

Register here

 



 

TUESDAYS

 


 

Cooking with Cooking ‘Round the World

You won’t need a passport to cook from different countries! Children will learn about culture, tastes, and celebrations while enjoying the foods and flavors from different countries. More information here.

 

Grades: K-2nd 
Dates: Tuesdays,  1/18, 2/1, 2/8, 2/15, 3/1, 3/8, 3/15, 3/29 (8 classes, no class 1/25/22, 2/22/22, or 3/22/22)
Time: 2:35-4:00
Minimum: 10 Students; Maximum: 12 Students
Cost: $270
Register here.


 

Money Matters with Spark Business Academy

Earn, save, spend, donate! Let's learn about money! This innovative program provides a solid foundation in financial literacy for kids in a fun setting. Games and hands-on activities help students internalize key concepts (like money, budgeting and saving) in an engaging and supportive environment fostering teamwork.  This unique experience empowers students with the mindset to start making sound financial decisions and develop into responsible global citizens. More information here.

 

Grades: 1st-5th
Dates: Tuesdays, 1/18, 2/1, 2/8, 2/15, 3/1, 3/8, 3/15, 3/29 (8 classes, no class 1/25/22, 2/22/22, or 3/22/22)
Time: 2:35-3:35 PM
Minimum: 8 Students; Maximum: 16 Students
Cost: $220
Register here.


 

Chess with Black Dragon Chess

The class will include individual and group instruction, as well as supervised play amongst the students.  All ability levels are welcome, even if you’ve never played the game.  Previous students are also encouraged to continue.  All materials are provided. 

 

Grades:1st-5th

Dates: Tuesdays, 1/18, 2/1, 2/8, 2/15, 3/1, 3/8, 3/15, 3/29 (8 classes, no class 1/25/22, 2/22/22, or 3/22/22)

Time: 2:35-3:35

Minimum: 8 students; Maximum: 40 students

Cost: $150

To register, email J.B. McCann at blackdragonchess@gmail.com

 

 



 

WEDNESDAYS


 

 

Spanish with Spanish Academy

Children will learn the Spanish language in a fun, comfortable learning environment. Material is presented in a visual, engaging, interactive manner. Students will learn real Spanish in an immersion setting, as well as become familiar with cultural elements of Spanish-speaking countries. The curriculum consists of learning: ABC’s, numbers, colors, vocabulary words, phrases (conversation), poems, songs, art projects, games and much more. Students will receive a Spanish book.  The goal of this program is to attain conversational skills and to build a Spanish language foundation for when they enter middle school. New material is introduced each session.

 

Grades: 1st-5th

Dates: Wednesdays, 1/19, 1/26, 2/2, 2/9, 2/16, 2/23, 3/2, 3/9, 3/23, 3/30 (10 classes, no class 3/16/22)
Time: 12:55-1:55
Minimum: 5 students; Maximum: 25 students
Cost: $356 for new students; $346 for students returning from fall session 2021
Register here.


 

Chess with Black Dragon Chess

The class will include individual and group instruction, as well as supervised play amongst the students.  All ability levels are welcome, even if you’ve never played the game.  Previous students are also encouraged to continue.  All materials are provided. 

 

Grades:1st-5th
Dates: Wednesdays, 1/19, 1/26, 2/2, 2/9, 2/16, 2/23, 3/2, 3/9, 3/23, 3/30 (10 classes, no class 3/16/22)
Time: 12:55-1:55
Minimum: 8 students; Maximum: 40 students
Cost: $185
To register, email J.B. McCann at blackdragonchess@gmail.com



 

THURSDAYS

 


 

Art with Ms. Fettig (CLASS IS FULL)

Ms. Fettig's amazing art class is the place to be! Student artists will explore using different art media and methods to create a new masterpiece each week.  Supplies included in the cost of the class.

 

Grades: 1st-5th
Dates: Thursdays, 1/20, 1/27, 2/3, 2/10, 2/24, 3/3, 3/10, 3/24 (8 classes; no class 2/17/22 or 3/17/22)
Time: 2:30-3:20
Minimum: 5 Students; Maximum: 12 Students
Cost: $280

To registerCLASS IS FULL


 

Coding with Code Ninjas

This class is for beginners to coding. Ninjas will learn basic core coding concepts with the help of block based programming, which will prepare them to move on to JavaScript learning. In block based programming, ninjas will drag and drop blocks with embedded scripts that make the blocks function. Ninjas will work with Scratch, and build 10 video games as they learn to code from Code Ninjas' proprietary Fundamentals curriculum.

 

Grades: 1st-5th

Dates: Thursdays, 1/20, 1/27, 2/3, 2/10, 2/17, 2/24, 3/3, 3/10, 3/24, 3/31 (10 classes; no class 3/17/22)
Time: 2:35-3:35
Minimum: 6 students; Maximum: 20 students
Cost: $199
Register here.



 

FRIDAYS

 


 

Cooking with Cooking ‘Round the World

You won’t need a passport to cook from different countries! Children will learn about culture, tastes, and celebrations while enjoying the foods and flavors from different countries. More information here.

 

Grades: 3rd-5th

Dates: Fridays, 1/21, 1/28, 2/4, 2/11, 2/18, 2/25, 3/4, 3/25, 4/1 (9 classes; no class 3/11/22 or 3/18/22)

Time: 2:35-4:00
Minimum: 10 students; Maximum: 12 students
Cost: $300
Register here.



 

Any class offered by ThinkWorks is for enrichment purposes only, and is not a substitute for general education or intervention.
Please reach out to the Ed Fund at
alamo.edfund@srvef.org to inquire about our ThinkWorks programs.

ThinkWorks is not sponsored or supported by the SRVUSD school district or Alamo School. It is run by the Alamo Education Fund before and after school time, and for enrichment purposes only.