Winter Programs

Chess I

Dates: Monday, January 28-Monday, March 25
Exclude Dates: Monday, February 18
Tentative Make Up Dates: Monday, April 1 and April 8
Times: 4:30-5:30 PM
Hourly Classroom Time: 1 hour per week
Weeks of Program: 8 Weeks
Location: Cornog Field House, 5 Myrtle Ave, Summit, NJ
Participant Age Range: Grades 1-6
Price: $125
Course Description: Schoolhouse Chess brings chess pieces to life using creative and animated personalities that enable students to learn the game in a fun and exciting way. Students become fascinated with imaginative chess characters that accelerate the learning process. Our instructors bring all the materials and supplies to your school and cover the rules and strategies of chess.


Wonder League

Dates: Monday, January 28-Monday, March 25
Exclude Dates: Monday, February 18
Tentative Make Up Dates: Monday, April 1 and April 8
Times: 5:30-6:30 PM
Hourly Classroom Time: 1 hour per week
Weeks of Program: 8 Weeks
Location: Cornog Field House, 5 Myrtle Ave, Summit, NJ
Participant Age Range: Grades 1-6
Price: $125
Course Description: We are so excited to introduce coding and robotics to your children with Dash & Dot, the friendly robot duo from Wonder Workshop. With our help, children will learn valuable skills such as creative problem solving and teamwork. There is no experience required! We have the robots and tablets, and we guide the children through the lessons and challenges. Each child receives a t-shirt.

  

Mission CODE 

Dates: Monday, January 28-Monday, March 25
Exclude Dates: Monday, February 18
Tentative Make Up Dates: Monday, April 1 and April 8
Times: 6:30-7:30 PM
Hourly Classroom Time: 1 hour per week
Weeks of Program: 8 Weeks
Location: Cornog Field House, 5 Myrtle Ave, Summit, NJ
Participant Age Range: Grades 2-6
Price: $125
Course Description: With MISSION:CODE our instructors teach children programming in a fun and easy way – no prior knowledge of programming required. Using a combination of unplugged activities and a web-based game children will practice programming concepts and get immediate feedback on the quality of their solutions.

  

Lego® Jr. Robotics Adventure

Dates: Wednesday, January 16-Wednesday, March 6
Exclude Dates: N/A
Tentative Make Up Dates: Wednesday, March 13 and 20
Times: 4:30-5:30 PM
Hourly Classroom Time: 1 hour per week
Weeks of Program: 8 weeks
Location: Cornog Field House, 5 Myrtle Ave, Summit, NJ
Participant Age Range: Grades K-4
Price: $149
Course Description: Introductory to Robotics program offers all the fun of building with Lego® bricks, PLUS the challenge of computer programming! Using drag-and-drop icon-based software, WeDo® software provides an introduction into the world of computer-programming and robotics that will equip children to succeed in a technology-based marketplace.


Stock Market Game

Dates: Wednesday, January 16-Wednesday, March 6
Exclude Dates: N/A
Tentative Make Up Dates: Wednesday, March 13 and 20
Times: 5:30-6:30 PM
Hourly Classroom Time: 1 hour per week
Weeks of Program: 8 weeks
Location: Cornog Field House, 5 Myrtle Ave, Summit, NJ
Participant Age Range: Grades 3-6
Price: $173
Course Description: This class allows students to apply skills in math, language arts and social studies to real world financial decisions. We use the Stock Market Game™ endorsed by the New York Stock Exchange. Students take part in the following steps: (1) Start with $100,000 in virtual cash and learn financial concepts like compound interest and long-term savings. (2) Collaborate and research companies and current events. (3) Create, manage and analyze their online investment portfolio using a state-of-the-art trading platform by buying and selling stocks. Topics covered include: What is a company? What is a stock? What is diversification? What is a bond? What is risk? What cause stock prices to change? How does money grow over time? What are dividends and earnings?

 

Fashion Class - Create your PJ's

Tentative Dates: Wednesday, January 16-Wednesday, February 13
Exclude Dates: N/A
Tentative Make Up Dates: Wednesday, February 20
Times: 6:30-7:30 PM
Hourly Classroom Time: 1 hour per week
Weeks of Program: 6 weeks
Location: Cornog Field House, 5 Myrtle Ave, Summit, NJ
Participant Age Range: Ages 7-15
Price: $173
Course Description: Do you have a passion for fashion? Students will be beginning by choosing their fabric and sketching their design. They will then learn the proper way to measure for sizing next, pin and cut their paper pattern. Lastly, learn how to pin & sew their project together using a sewing machine. Finally, the last class our student designers will plan their very own Fashion Show for parents & friends to show off the design they created. All students will take home the project they made.

 

Decorating Class

Dates: Wednesday, February 27-Wednesday, April 3
Exclude Dates: N/A
Tentative Make Up Dates: Wednesday, April 10
Times: 6:45-7:45 PM
Hourly Classroom Time: 1 hour per week
Weeks of Program: 6 weeks
Location: Cornog Field House, 5 Myrtle Ave, Summit, NJ
Participant Age Range: Ages 6-12
Price: $203
Course Description: Join us for a fantastic session of cupcake baking and decorating! Each day we will bake a cupcake from scratch including a filling or frosting as well we will decorate to completion 3 -4 cupcakes per person per day! Themes and projects are different every session.

  

Drawing

Dates: Thursday, January 24-Thursday, February 28
Exclude Dates: N/A
Tentative Make Up Dates: Thursday, March 7 and 14
Times: 5:00-6:00 PM
Hourly Classroom Time: 1 hour per week
Weeks of Program: 6 weeks
Location: Cornog Field House, 5 Myrtle Ave, Summit, NJ
Participant Age Range: Ages 6-12
Price: $100
Course Description: Make this a memorable winter by signing up your elementary child in this drawing class. Your child will learn about basic design and composition as they draw the Fish Below Ice and Great Wall of China. Children will also learn about exaggeration and drawing facial expressions in our lessons entitled “Cold Faces” and how to personify animals into fully realized cartoon characters. This and much more. Encourage your child’s creativity. Enroll today!


Video Game Design with Scratch Coding

Dates: Thursday, January 24-March 14
Exclude Dates: N/A
Tentative Make Up Dates: Thursday, March 21 and 28
Times: 6:15-7:15 PM
Hourly Classroom Time: 1 hour per week
Weeks of Program: 8 weeks
Location: Cornog Field House, 5 Myrtle Ave, Summit, NJ
Participant Age Range: Ages 6-10
Price: $159
Course Description: Students will develop a range of coding and problem-solving skills as they create fun video games. Game designers will think creatively, reason systematically, and work collaboratively to create various video games. Each game progressively teaches more advanced capabilities within the video game design software. Students will be proud and excited to actually play their very own completed video games.


Calligraphy

Dates: Friday, February 8-Friday, March 15
Exclude Dates: N/A
Tentative Make Up Dates: Friday, March 22 and 29
Times: 5:30-6:30 PM
Hourly Classroom Time: 1 hour per week
Weeks of Program: 6 weeks
Location: Cornog Field House, 5 Myrtle Ave, Summit, NJ
Participant Age Range: Ages 6-12
Price: $159
Course Description: Our Art and Painting programs include a lot of fun filled enrichment activities for kids of all age group. Kids use different mediums to explore their imagination and skill set to create various art forms. This program focuses on the art of calligraphy.

 

Android Apps Development

Dates: Friday, February 8-Friday, March 15
Exclude Dates: N/A
Tentative Make Up Dates: Friday, March 22 and 29
Times: 4:30-5:30 PM
Hourly Classroom Time: 1 hour per week
Weeks of Program: 6 weeks
Location: Cornog Field House, 5 Myrtle Ave, Summit, NJ
Participant Age Range: Ages 10+
Price: $159
Course Description: Learn how to build plan, design and build apps for andriod phones without coding. Kids will be going thru designing multiple real live apps samples learning to build apps and uploading them to google app store

Winter Program Notices:

-All out of town registrants are subject to a $20 out of town fee

-Financial assistance is available. Please contact the Summit Department of Community Programs for more details.