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STEAM @ Murray Elementary

STEAM Afterschool Courses at Murray Elementary are now open for enrollment. Browse our course offerings below. Enroll online.

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

Murray Elementary
8435 Davona Dr
Dublin, CA 94568

Timeline

Courses are offered 1 day per week for 10 weeks.

Tuition

$150/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.

Murray Afterschool Course Offerings

Learning About the Human Body

Instructor: Denise Fisher
Grade Level: 3 - 5
Dates: Thursdays: Sept. 21, 28 - Oct. 5, 12, 19, 26 - Nov. 2, 9, 16, 30 (10 instructional days)
Room: W-3 (New Portable)
Time: 3:05 - 4:05
Enrollment Fee: $195

Course Description: If like gross and gooey with a lot of science, join me for this hands-on adventure and explore the wonders of the human body. Through discussion, videos and STEM activities we will learn about the digestive, respiration and circulatory systems. Students will create modes to learn how these systems work. We will learn about our blood, blisters and snot (imitation of course). This a perfect course for young scientist, mess creators and curious scholars.

Computer Science Fundamentals and Coding

Instructor: Doreen Bonde, District Technology Instructor
Grade Level: 2 - 5
Dates: Thursdays: Sept. 21, 28 - Oct. 5, 12, 19, 26 Nov. 2, 9, 16, 30 (10 instructional days)
Room: Computer Room
Time: 3:10 - 4:10
Enrollment Fee: $195

Course Description: This coding class will blend online step by step lessons in coding and computer science with fun, hands-on, “unplugged” activities. In this 10 week, one hour class, we will explore the concepts of Algorithms, Conditionals, Binary Code, Debugging, Societal Impacts of Computing & Online Safety. Working individually, in pairs and in teams, students will be introduced to coding using a block-based online coding program. Problem solving, creativity, persistence and teamwork will be emphasized.

Exploring the Creative World of Art

Instructor: Ms. Lauren Soto-Figueroa
Grade Level: 1 - 4
Dates: Fridays: Sept. 15, 22, 29 - Oct. 6, 13, 20 - Nov. 3 - Dec. 1, 8, 15 (10 instructional days)
Room: K-4
Time: 3:05 - 4:05
Enrollment Fee: $195

Course Description: Expression through the world of art enables your child show their creativity and imagination. This class will provide students the opportunity to get in touch with their creative talents while also learning different art mediums. Each week, students will learn new & various art techniques which allow them to express themselves in school, leisure, and life. Various mediums include: watercolor, acrylics, oil pastels, clay, origami, collage, drawing and more. Techniques include: mixing, blending, lines, shapes, form, etc. Students will create an art journal/portfolio for their work, notes and handouts. They will expand their creative sides and minds. Each student will be able to take home all works, journal and pieces by the end of the class.

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