Archives for December 2015
In Session 2 of our Electives program students will have a few new electives options. In First Hour we will offer Partner Dancing with CJ O’Reilly. They will work on the fundamentals of non-pattern based partner dancing to a variety of Music.
Craig Shearer, our Basketball Elective Coach will offer Wilderness Survival. Craig is a graduate of the Air Force Survival School as well as an Eagle Scout. Students will learn about survival kits, emergency first aid, orientation with compass, as well as back country hazards and how to stay safe in extreme situations.
Sensei Carrie Rollow will be teaching our students Karakido; specifically the Sheno Kata a basic form of self defense. This includes meditation, using your intuition to be more aware of surroundings, self-knowledge, and of course self-discipline.
Jennie Wing will help students expand OR discover their drawing talent in her Drawing and Sketching Class. They will draw and sketch still life, abstract, human form and/or fantasy drawing. These exercises will develop better execution of perspective and shading.
Mr. Sean and his k-5 classes are working on Music for our FDNSC Winter Gathering, a fun program we put on every year in December to celebrate family, friends, and the beauty of Winter. Our students have been learning songs on the orff instruments(xylophones and glockenspiels) as well as keyboards. They are also singing music. Can’t wait to hear what they’ve prepared.