Reinforces reading, math, and the language skills learned in the first two years of PUSD’s Spanish Immersion Program. Class is open to any student who has already completed two years of a Spanish immersion program. Students must be seven years old by Sept. 1, 2022.
Students of all skill levels learn drawing techniques including rendering, shading, and perspective through exercises designed to help understand each of the thought processes involved in drawing and illustrating. Artists will learn about line, form, setching, shading, color, and many more techniques while they explore career paths as an artist.
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.
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
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.
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.
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.
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.