After School Classes – Winter 2019 Culver City

 

ALL KIDS need opportunities to have fun, connect with others, learn new skills, make friends, and enjoy a sense of belonging… That’s what Kids Like Me is all about!

The Help Group Kids Like Me programs are created especially for children and adolescents with AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER and OTHER SOCIAL/LEARNING CHALLENGES. All programs are designed and overseen by highly trained professionals.

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MONDAYS (starting January 14th)                   

Fun & Fitness 

Introducing a fun and energetic class where kids participate in a variety of interactive physical games including kickball, dodge ball, capture the flag combined with an assortment of challenging sports training fitness stations.  This program encourages positive social interaction, team building, and gross motor skills development.

Ages 5-9 & 10 and up    Cost $225 for 8 sessions

Introduction to the Stem Experience                                                                        

An introductory class where students learn how to create new worlds through digital animation, develop skills designed to create and maintain quality websites through coding, as well as build, wire and program your own bot!                      

Ages: 10 and up    Cost: $275 for 8 sessions            

The Miracle Project                                                       

Ever popular and amazing, we are proud to offer this highly acclaimed, award winning creative arts program that enables children and teens with autism or other special needs to express themselves through music, dance, film, writing, and acting. Social skills and creativity soar while working together to create and              
perform an original musical production.                               

Ages: 7 and up          Cost: $400 for 10 sessions  (+ 1-2 extra rehearsal(s))              

TUESDAYS (starting January 15th)

Bowling

Highly Popular class which includes round trip transportation,instructions, bowling shoes, game play,  tournament and a whole lot of fun with peers at Mar Vista’s Bowlero Lanes. 

Ages: 7-9 & 10 and up          Cost: $280 for 8 sessions

Dance Fusion

Kids dance with joy in this new class that introduces and builds skills in a number of dance genres such as hip hop, modern dance and more! Dancers have fun learning techniques, steps and even choreographed group pieces while working on concentration, coordination, strength, flexibility, and overall body conditioning. 

Ages: 5-9 & 10 and up    Cost: $225 for 8 sessions 

Cooking Club                                                                   

A fun and important skill building class focused on healthy recipes and culinary skills. Kid chefs will learn, prepare and enjoy various recipes each week ending the session with a party & a recipe book to take home.

Ages: 5-9 & 10 and up           Cost: $235 for 8 sessions

WEDNESDAYS (starting January 16th)                      

My Best Self                                                                                                                                   

A new class especially for teens designed to promote positive self-image, boost confidence and social connections. Teens will have fun together learning tips and practicing skills related to hygiene, grooming (hair, skin, nails, makeup, clothing), self-care, and friendship building.           

Ages: 12 and up    Cost: $235 for 8 sessions           

Leaps n’ Boundz Gymnastics                                                                                           

These dynamic gymnastic classes include climbing, tumbling, trampoline, balance beam, bars, vault and strength and conditioning within the Leaps n Boundz safe community center environment. Class activities help build muscle strength, flexibility balance, coordination and posture which can increase spatial awareness, body management and self confidence.

Ages: 5-17  Cost: $300 for 8 sessions   

Chorus                                                                             

If you have a love for singing and music, this class is the place for you!  Students will learn to sing as an ensemble in a fun, encouraging, nurturing environment.  The final class will be a performance showcase for family and friends.

Ages: 5-9 & 10 and up    Cost: $235 for 8 sessions 

THURSDAYS (starting January 17th)

Art Studio                                                                  

A class that encourages artistic expression while exploring a variety of art media to learn technique and create individual masterpieces!                                                 

Ages: 5-9 & 10 and up           Cost: $240 for 8 sessions

Basketball                                                            

High-energy sports class focusing on skills development, teamwork and sportsmanship.  

Ages: 5-9 & 10 and up         Cost: $225 for 8 sessions

The Great Outdoors                                                                   

A new, fun class where kids learn about nature, camping skills and even outdoor survival! Students develop skills in using a compass, identifying animals and poisonous plants, tying various knots, outdoor cooking and much more.

Ages: 5-9 & 10 and up           Cost: $235 for 8 sessions

 

Staff supervision and snack are provided at no extra charge for Help Group students after school to the start of classes. All classes meet for 8 weekly sessions from 4:00-5-15pm unless otherwise noted.

 

New Participant
Submit an application, available HERE. Once your application has been processed, we will contact you to set up an interview with you and your child.

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