Register at the individual vendor sites linked below. Scholarships are available for eligible families. Contact our after-school activity coordinator c/o president@clemenscrossingpta.org for more information.

The classes listed below are sponsored by the CCES PTA. There may be other classes at the school sponsored by Howard County Rec & Parks. See their website for details.

Spring 2020

Abrakadoodle Art, grades K-5, Mondays starting April 20

This session’s topic is Doodlers – World Travel in 3D Art. Travel with us on this creative journey and change the way you see the world! Create 3D masterpieces inspired by world cultures. Learn about Chinese ceramics, Croatian icitar hearts, Maori design carvings from New Zealand, nicho boxes from Mexico and much more. Create art using a variety of materials and understand that through art we can connect with people from all over the world. http://www.abrakadoodle.com/md-howard-county/

Chess Club, grades K-5, Mondays starting March 30

Chess club is taught by experienced Silver Knights instructors using a curriculum developed by National Masters. Each weekly session is a mix of learning and play. Playing chess is a great way to develop a child’s critical thinking skills, sportsmanship, and patience — all while having fun! All grades and skill levels welcome. All equipment provided. https://www.skenrichment.com/clubs/howard.html

Robotics Club, grades 1-5, Tuesdays starting March 17

This session’s topic is Critters and Creatures. Critters and Creatures is the unit for you if you’re interested in things that crawl, buzz and bite! Build scorpions, snails, and bugs. Explore metamorphosis with tadpoles and frogs! And please don’t feed the Gremlin after midnight! Build, code and have fun with LEGO® WeDo 2.0. Enhance kids’ curiosity and science skills with Silver Knights Robotics for grade 1 and up. Students will explore robotics with LEGO® bricks, easy-to-use coding software and engaging STEM challenges. Kids work in pairs with a tablet and a LEGO® WeDo 2.0 kit that includes over 250 pieces, a SmartHub, motor, and motion and tilt sensors. All equipment provided. https://www.skenrichment.com/clubs/howard.html

Kid Empowerment (PETS smashing ANS), grades 1-5, Tuesdays starting April 21

Kid Empowerment: P.E.T. Power! Want your children to Reach their Full Potential, Realize their Self-Worth and Gain the Leading Edge!? If so, enroll them in Kid Empowerment P.E.T. Power today! Children will unleash their P.E.T. Power at this fun and hands-on program! They will learn P.E.T.s, (Positive Empowering Tools) that chase away A.N.T.s (Automatic Non-supportive Thoughts)! Through charming animations and experiential activities, children learn valuable life strategies that build resilience, confidence and a success mentality. Kids get their own stuffed pet and earn special P.E.T. tags for each of the important skills they learn. P.E.T. Power is for all children who would benefit from learning adult life strategies sooner than later, (i.e. ALL children). Registration opening soon: www.smashingants.com

KidzArt, grades K-5, Thursdays starting May 7

KidzArt is a FUN, art-enrichment program designed to enhance drawing skills and build each child’s confidence. By using our simple drawing method and specialized format, students will learn to focus, relax and think creatively. Our Certified Instructors help students create original works of art, take risks and think outside of the box. Within each session, students will explore a variety of artist grade materials, such as oil and chalk pastels, watercolor, charcoal, clay, copper, textured papers and much more. Younger children practice following directions and using fine motor skills. Older children love having the creative freedom and guidance to further their skills. KidzArtists will bring home a new masterpiece each week with kid-tested and educationally rich curriculum that NEVER REPEAT! https://campscui.active.com/orgs/KidzArtMaryland#/selectSessions/2698112/filter/location=612801

Coding Club, grades 2-5, Fridays starting March 20

This session’s topic is Game Design: Arcade Action. In Silver Knights Coding clubs, children in grades 2 and up learn to code using a visual programming language called Scratch. It’s as easy to use as snapping together building blocks! The Digital Animation unit shows kids how to program their own adventure stories, quiz games, and visual art. What’s your story? All computers and equipment provided. https://www.skenrichment.com/clubs/howard.html

Winter 2020

Abrakadoodle-Space Art Adventure STEAM, grades K-5, Mondays starting February 3

Join us and blast off to an outer space adventure! Learn about the solar system, meteoroids, meteors and meteorites, constellations and much more. Explore fun art techniques and make friends that are “out of this world”! All while we reach for the stars! Spaces fill quickly, register today! http://www.abrakadoodle.com/md-howard-county/

Chess Club, grades K-5, Mondays starting January 6

Chess club is taught by experienced Silver Knights instructors using a curriculum developed by National Masters. Each weekly session is a mix of learning and play. Playing chess is a great way to develop a child’s critical thinking skills, sportsmanship, and patience — all while having fun! All grades and skill levels welcome. All equipment provided. https://www.skenrichment.com/clubs/howard.html

Robotics Club, grades 1-5, Tuesdays starting January 7

BusyBots: Build, code and have fun with LEGO® WeDo 2.0. Enhance kids’ curiosity and science skills with Silver Knights Robotics for grade 1 and up. Students will explore robotics with LEGO® bricks, easy-to-use coding software and engaging STEM challenges. Kids work in pairs with a tablet and a LEGO® WeDo 2.0 kit that includes over 250 pieces, a SmartHub, motor, and motion and tilt sensors. All equipment provided. https://www.skenrichment.com/clubs/howard.html

Kid Empowerment (PETS smashing ANS), grades 2-4, Tuesdays starting February 11

Kid Empowerment: P.E.T. Power! Want your children to Reach their Full Potential, Realize their Self-Worth and Gain the Leading Edge!? If so, enroll them in Kid Empowerment P.E.T. Power today! Children will unleash their P.E.T. Power at this fun and hands-on program! They will learn P.E.T.s, (Positive Empowering Tools) that chase away A.N.T.s (Automatic Non-supportive Thoughts)! Through charming animations and experiential activities, children learn valuable life strategies that build resilience, confidence and a success mentality. Kids get their own stuffed pet and earn special P.E.T. tags for each of the important skills they learn. P.E.T. Power is for all children who would benefit from learning adult life strategies sooner than later, (i.e. ALL children). Registration opening soon: www.smashingants.com

Kaizen Karate, grades K-5, Wednesdays starting January 8

This Karate program offers safe, structured training that teaches students the proper form, style and technique. Classes are tailored to student’s individual needs and help them to grow to their fullest potential. Karate not only focuses on instruction, but also provides valuable lessons related to respect, discipline, motivation, self-control, confidence and continual improvement. www.KaizenFitnessUSA.com

KidzArt, grades K-5, Thursdays starting February 6

KidzArt is a FUN, art-enrichment program designed to enhance drawing skills and build each child’s confidence. By using our simple drawing method and specialized format, students will learn to focus, relax and think creatively. Our Certified Instructors help students create original works of art, take risks and think outside of the box. Within each session, students will explore a variety of artist grade materials, such as oil and chalk pastels, watercolor, charcoal, clay, copper, textured papers and much more. Younger children practice following directions and using fine motor skills. Older children love having the creative freedom and guidance to further their skills. KidzArtists will bring home a new masterpiece each week with kid-tested and educationally rich curriculum that NEVER REPEAT! https://campscui.active.com/orgs/KidzArtMaryland#/selectSessions/2698112/filter/location=612801

Spanish Immersion with The Language and Cultural Club, grades K-4, Thursdays starting February 20

Students will learn the Spanish language and culture through immersion, music, and play-based activities. Classes are taught 90% in Spanish. 10-week Session with Two groups: Grades K to 1, and Grades 2nd to 4th. Online registration will start January 2. Visit https://www.t-lcc.com/registration

Digital Animation: Art and Adventure, grades 2-5, Fridays starting January 10

In Silver Knights Coding clubs, children in grades 2 and up learn to code using a visual programming language called Scratch. It’s as easy to use as snapping together building blocks! The Digital Animation unit shows kids how to program their own adventure stories, quiz games, and visual art. What’s your story? All computers and equipment provided. https://www.skenrichment.com/clubs/howard.html