2019-2020 After School Program
At LIH, your child can also benefit from many rewarding and diverse after school activities available from 4:30-5:30 including:
Martial Arts – Martial Arts is based on self-defense. Your child will learn self-control, breathing, the respect of others and of course the fundamentals of various Martial Arts techniques. A basic karate uniform (gi) is encouraged.
Badminton – To play Badminton, one must possess speed, power, agility, flexibility, a great sense of anticipation and excellent body coordination. Athletic shoes are required, equipment will be provided.
Arts & Crafts – Imagination and a free spirit are the keywords of this activity. Painting, drawing, gluing…your child will have access to all of what he or she needs to be creative.
Soccer – One of our most popular activities, soccer is a pivotal sport at LIH. Your child will learn to control the ball, participate in group play, and foster team spirit in a collaborative atmosphere. No cleats allowed, athletic shoes required.
French Reinforcement – Our aim is to provide additional support to students still improving their French skills. From speech to reading, to grammar, we cover all the fundamentals.
Dance – A coed class, dance’s benefits are numerous. More than an artistic discipline, this class will cover the basics of dance from ballet to modern jazz. Your child will have improved coordination, rhythm awareness, and self-confidence. Leotard and tights encouraged.
Spanish PK3-KG – This introduction to Spanish will help your little one discover another language in a supportive and nurturing environment.
Chinese – Discover the Chinese language, traditions, and writing in this modern and most spoken language in the world. This class is conducted by our very own, Maggie Yuan.
Arabic – An introductory course intended for students with little or no knowledge of the language. Its aim is to present essential vocabulary, grammar, and pronunciation.
Fencing – Swords are the knight’s sport. Your child will learn how to use the sword and compete with their friends. The instructor is our very own Benoit Bouysset. All equipment will be provided. Athletic attire is required.
English Reinforcement – Students will learn English through various means including English textbooks, visual aid and other activities-based materials such as pictures, learning games, multimedia programs.
Yoga – Your child will focus on bodily postures, breathing techniques and concentration skills. This class is conducted in English.
STEM – Science. Technology. Engineering. Mathematics. Kids will explore real-world challenges using science, coding or design to investigate possible solutions. Our STEM afterschool offers fun, hands-on experiences that get the kids excited about the world around them.
After Care – Under the supervision of LIH staff, your children will stay and continue the language enrichment in a playful environment.
Music PK3 – 1st – Students will learn musical concepts, and basic elements such as: rhythm, melody and a steady beat through the experience of enjoying music, dancing, singing and playing percussion instruments.
Music 2nd & Up – Students explore music by playing and singing songs from around the world. They sing and play instruments individually and in groups as well. Children naturally build musicality that help them prepare for formal music lessons. Opportunities to solo, work in ensembles, and improvise are available to support social and listening skills, self-expression, and self-confidence.
Math Enrichment – Students will explore everyday real world mathematical problems and find different mathematical methods to solving the problems. The course is designed to help enrich students’ knowledge and performance in Mathematics.