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STEAM Afterschool Courses at Frederiksen Elementary

STEAM Afterschool Courses at Frederiksen Elementary are updated each season.

Courses | Location | Timeline | Tuition | Enroll Online

Each class that moves forward will generate contributions of up to $100 (dependent on class size) to the school’s Parent Faculty Club (PFC) and $25 to Student Council.

Location

Frederiksen Elementary
7243 Tamarack Dr
Dublin, CA 94568

Timeline

Courses are offered 1 day per week for up to 10 weeks.

 

Tuition

$185-$195 / Course

Each class that moves forward will generate contributions of up to $100 (dependent on class size) to the school’s Parent Faculty Club (PFC) and $25 to Student Council.

 Local, Qualified Teachers

Courses organized by local teachers with
California Teaching Credentials.

Frederiksen Afterschool Course Offerings

Actors’ Workshop!

Instructor:        Professional Actors from the Kenn Adams’ Adventure Theater Company
Grade Level:    K- 5
Day/Dates:       Tuesdays - March 20, 27   | April 10, 17, 24   | May 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
                               (10 Class Sessions)
Time:                   2:05 - 3:05 pm
Room:                 22 - Flex Room
Tuition:              $195

Course Description: It’s laughter, learning and limelight with the After School Drama Club’s The Actor’s Workshop! Through a fun series of theater games, acting exercises and scripted scene work, this introductory acting class teaches the fundamentals of the actor’s craft. Students explore the “three tools of the actor” – voice, body and imagination – as they learn how to create characters, interpret scripts and perform for an audience. The class teaches true theater skills such as stagecraft, emotionally truthful acting, and professional theater etiquette, while encouraging creativity and inspiring the imagination. The class culminates with a free workshop presentation of scenes and monologues for an invited audience.

Full STEAM Ahead with Digital Student Portfolios

Instructor:         Felicia Suminski, Frederiksen Teacher
Grade Levels:    3 - 5
Day/Date:           Thursdays - March 22  | April 12, 19, 26  | May 3, 10, 17 & 24
                                 (8 Class Sessions, 75 minutes each)
Time:                     3:05 - 4:20 pm
Room:                   22 - Flex Room
Tuition:                $185

Course Description:  Exciting explorations, delightful discoveries and wild wonders await your child in this hands-on, minds-on class.  The project-based format will encourage students to make connections with math, science and art experiences through weekly hands-on activities.  Students will have the opportunity to work on concepts such as Cause & Effect, Light, Sound, Gravity and more!  Students will even get to take their projects home to share with their families. Each day will also include time to create a digital portfolio of their design process.

Keys to becoming a Confident Speaker and a Successful Presenter!!

Instructor:       Gurus Education, East Bay
Grade Level:    2 - 5
Day/Dates:       Thursdays - March 22, 29  | April 12, 19, 26  | May 3, 10, 17, 24
                               (9 Class Sessions, 70 minute class sessions)
Time:                   3:05 - 4:15 pm
Room:                 Library
Tuition:              $195

Course Description: Confident speakers articulate themselves clearly. Learning how to express oneself in groups with skill and confidence has immeasurable benefits in school, family and life. The goal of our programs is to teach students how to speak confidently, write effectively and think critically in public setting to connect with their audience. Our programs enhance students’ writing, active listening, communication & critical thinking skills through various presentations, activities, games, and debates on thought provoking and interesting topics!!

We make learning EASY & FUN!!!

The Art of Spring

Instructor:        Ms. Julie Coching, Owner/Operator of Cafe Art
Grade Level:    1 - 5
Day/Date:          Mondays - March 19, 26  | April 9, 16, 23, 30  | May 7, 14, 21
                               (9 Class Sessions, 70 minutes each)
Time:                   2:05 - 3:15 pm
Room:                 22 - Flex Room
Tuition:              $185

Course Description: This class will be a multi-media art experience for your child. Students will create spring themed art using clay, ceramics, glass, oil pastel, watercolors, paper and more. Some weeks activities will be based the works or style of a famous artist, other lessons will be focused on a country, and yet other class sessions students will create fun spring-themed art utilizing different art mediums. (Examples of art: Clay birdhouse, Japanese style cherry blossom brush painting, Van Gogh inspired clay sunflower, oil pastel and watercolor spring picture and more).

Enroll in courses online

Questions or Comments

We are here to help. Please contact as with questions or feedback.

Main Office
(925) 587-5610

Vickie Constantinides
Academy Program Manager
(925) 587-5610  Ext. 1003
vickie@dpie.org

Rich Boschetti
Academy Superintendent
(925) 587-5610  Ext. 1004
rich@dpie.org