LONGMEADOW ENRICHMENT PROGRAM

Updated Jul 18, 2017, 2:23 PM



Stacy Smith

Enrichment Coordinator

413-565-4239

ssmith@longmeadow.k12.ma.us

Online Registration

FALL ENRICHMENT COURSES BEGIN TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 7TH! REGISTER NOW!

We hope you will consider signing up for one of our after school offerings this fall. Most courses meet once a week for five weeks and are a fantastic value! These classes are offered at our schools, and convenient online registration is available at https://apm.activecommunities.com/longmeadow/Home?online_site_id=3. If you have any trouble locating our classes in the online registration system, please be sure that you select Longmeadow Public Schools as a site in your filters.

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Elementary Enrichment

Lisa and Mary’s Kids Yoga—After School Yoga Fun!: Grades K-5

Please join us for an afternoon yoga class full of playful and imaginative exploration through yoga poses, games and activities, music, and a craft! Each class includes pranayama (breath), movement, relaxation, and meditation. Yoga is a great way to help kids reduce stress, increase listening skills, and enhance focus and body awareness.


In addition, students will gain assistance with balance and coordination and improve breathing and body alignment. Please bring your own yoga mat. A $10 materials fee is required, payable to the instructor on the first day of the course. Instructors: Mary Daboul and Lisa Katz

Activity: 7705.300

Location: Blueberry Hill School

Dates: Tuesdays 11/7-12/5 (No Class 11/21)

Time: 2:45-4:15pm Fee: $40 per person

Activity: 7705.301

Location: Center School

Dates: Wednesdays 11/8-12/6 (No Class 11/22)

Time: 2:45-4:15pm Fee: $40 per person


Activity: 7705.302

Location: Wolf Swamp Road School

Dates: Thursdays 11/16-12/7 (No Class 11/23)

Time: 2:45-4:15pm Fee: $30 per person

Healthy Cooking with Kids: Grades 2-5

Healthy Cooking with Kids is now offering educational cooking classes at Blueberry Hill and Center School! This is a fun, hands-on way to teach children how to cook while giving them important food and nutrition education. Your child will learn how to make healthy snacks, breakfast, lunch and dinner recipes! Each class begins with a 30-minute food education lesson followed by making up to 3 recipes. A $25 materials fee is required, payable to the instructor on the first day of the course. Also all participants must visit www.healthy-cooking-with-kids.com to complete appropriate waivers. Instructor: Katherine Zahirovic


Activity: 7705.255

Location: Center School Cafeteria

Dates: Tuesdays, 11/14-12/12 (No class 11/21)

Time: 2:55pm-4:30pm Fee: $40 per person


Activity: 7705.256

Location: Blueberry Hill School Cafeteria

Dates: Wednesdays 11/29-12/20

Time: 2:55pm-4:30pm Fee: $40 per person


New! Book Wars (Battle of the Books): Grades 3-5

Students in the exciting new class will form teams, read books, design uniforms, and compete to see who are the BOOK WAR JEDIS! Each week teams will focus on different aspects of the books and team strategy. The final battle will be held after Winter Vacation, date TBD. The battle will be either or both Family Feud and Relay style (depending on the number of student teams). Students are not required to read all the books. However, the more they read, the more they can help their team! MAY THE READING FORCE BE WITH YOU! A $10 material fee is required, payable to the instructor on the first day of the course. Instructor: Joy Bocchino


Book List:

Applegate, Katherine The One and Only Ivan

Barretta, Gene Lincoln and Kennedy a Pair to Compare

Blume, Judy Freckle Juice

Byars, Betsy Tornado

Fleming, Candace Boxers for Katje

Manes, Stephen Be a Perfect Person in Just Three Days

Vernick, Audrey Brothers at Bat: The True Story of an Amazing All Brother Baseball Team

Warner, Gertrude Boxcar Children

Winter, Jonah You Never Heard of Sandy Koufax?!


Activity: 7705.257

Location: Center School

Dates: Thursdays 11/16-12/21 (No Class 11/23)

Time: 2:45-4:15pm Fee: $50 per person

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New! Magical Muggle Masterminds: Grades 3-5

Are you obsessed with Harry Potter? Do you love everything related to Harry Potter so much that you would be willing to stay at school past the bell? Is your Potter passion enough to read and write about Harry Potter’s world? Come meet fellow Longmeadow Potterheads to explore and create reading and writing magic together. We will use our five sessions to read and write in different genres and forms to reinforce literacy skills and strategies students are learning in their classrooms. As Professor Dumbledore says, “Words are, in my not-so-humble opinion, our most inexhaustible source of magic.” Let’s make Dumbledore proud with our magical musings! Interested students should have read at least one of the books in the Harry Potter series prior to the start of this class. Instructor: Vanessa Vigna

Activity: 7705.258

Location: Center School

Dates: Tuesdays 11/7-12/12 (No Class 11/21)

Time: 3:00-4:30pm Fee: $50 per person


Middle School & Adult Enrichment




Stacy Smith - Enrichment Coordinator - 413-565-4239 - ssmith@longmeadow.k12.ma.us - Online Registration