Do you already play guitar and are ready to take it up a notch? Are you interested in guitar but not sure how to get started? This course is designed to meet you at your level and clear the path for you to take the next steps on your guitar journey. Students will be put into groups from beginner to advanced. Topics covered will include chords, scales, strumming patterns, finger picking, improvisation, circle of 5ths, and how to play in a group.
Calling all artists! Using repurposed materials and discards, students will create two and three-dimensional artworks through different techniques. Students will create unique pieces of art by manipulating and combining objects into 3D shapes, all while inspiring their creativity and imagination.
This program has been moved to the Auditorium at Sierra Madre Elementary. Come be a part of this summer’s most fun musical revue production led by Pasadena Musical Theatre Program. Professional teaching artists will lead this conservatory-style format as an original production that will culminate in a grand performance!
The ancient game of chess develops skills in spatial relationships, awareness of consequences, and planning ahead. Beginners learn the basics of the game that can lead to a lifetime of study. Students who already possess a working knowledge of the game can take intermediate chess, while more experienced players can continue to hone their skills in advanced chess.
Students will learn the exciting art and technology of robotics, from mechanical design to programming, and strengthen their knowledge of algebra. Students will build important teamwork and problem-solving skills as well. This class is available for all levels of experience.
In partnership with the California Native Plant Society, Steam 360 will include science, technology, engineering, art, and math through exploration and building projects using a variety of materials. This 360 course will give students support starting with conception through design to finished product using their imaginations.