*Summer 2022

Garden Masters

Ever wonder what it takes to grow your own food? Students will test soil, identify bugs, learn to grow new plants, practice healthy nutritional habits, and much more.Come investigate horticultural practices in this hands-on workshop and receive your Jr. Garden Master certificate.

Read more

Geometry in Nature and Art

What do pyramids and geometry have in common? Come and investigate shapes and patterns by traveling back to the origins of numbers and form. Students will explore science, art, and philosophy and bring fun back to math!

Read more

Hot Wheels Speedometry

Hot Wheels® Speedometry™ is a fun and engaging way to learn concepts
such as energy, force, and motion. Students will learn scientific and engineering
practices such as analyzing and interpreting data. This educational curriculum, co-created with researchers at the University of Southern California Rossier School of Education, combines Hot Wheels® fun, imagination, and action, as well as toys and tracks to accelerate learning.

Read more

Intro to First Grade French Immersion

Reinforces the reading, math, and language skills learned during the kindergarten year of PUSD’s French Immersion Program. Class is open to any student who has already completed one year of a French Immersion Program. Students must be six years old by Sept. 1, 2022.

Read more

Intro to Middle School

Going into middle school or looking into mastering your skills learned in the sixth grade? This intro to middle school class promotes the academic, social, and emotional growth of students by expanding on the foundation established in elementary school. Students will dive into English, mathematics, history, humanities, and science in a fun and engaging environment filled with projects and activities.

Read more

Intro to Songwriting Workshop

Students develop a basic understanding of song structure and methods of composing and developing melodies, basic chord progressions, lyrics, and grooves. They will be equiped with the basic knowledge, skills, and confidence to compose, produce, and present for feedback at least one original song.

Read more

Introduction to Kindergarten Mandarin Immersion

Designed to prepare students entering into PUSD’s Mandarin Immersion Program, students will have fun learning basic instructions and vocabulary in Mandarin.  Activities will include language arts, mathematics, art, and music. Students must be five years old by Sept. 1, 2022.

Read more

Introduction to Second Grade

Welcome to second grade! Let’s build on our first grade skills in preparation for a solid start in second grade. An emphasis will be on creativity as we read, write, explore and problem solve. Students must be seven years old by Sept. 1, 2022.

Read more

Latin America Arts Tour

Let’s embark on an artistic adventure and journey through various Spanish-speaking cultures and countries! Students will discover and explore new cultural traditions, artistic practices, unique dances, and local languages while building their English and Spanish vocabulary and comprehension. English and Spanish

Read more

String Orchestra

Calling all budding musicians! In this class, students who are beginning or developing their musical chops will experience being part of an orchestra. We will focus on posture, note reading, sound and song production, interactive game play, an movement. Instruments include the violin, viola, cello, and bass. Class culminates in a grand performance. Instruments provided.

Read more