Fall 2019 Programs

Programs Start September 30

After School and Lunchtime Program

These After School and Lunchtime Programs are organized by your OSAC committee. We are offering new and exciting programs as well as old favourites! Remember that registration is “first come, first served.”  Programs fill up quickly register soon to avoid disappointment!

No early or late registrations

Registration Starts: Wednesday, March 6                                  Registration Ends: Wednesday, March 27

 




Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Lunch Programs
  Sept 30- Dec 2 Oct 1- Dec 3 Oct 2 - Dec 4 Oct 3 - Dec 5 Oct 4 - Nov 29
  9 weeks 10 weeks 10weeks 10weeks 7 weeks
  No Class Oct 14   No class April 19 & June 7
11:50
to
12:25
STEAM Chess & Logic
Grades 1-3
Room 120
Crafty Kids
Grades 1-5
Room 123
NEW
Beginner Knitting
Levels 1&2

Grades 3-5
Room 123
Dynamic Chess:
Strategy & Tactics

Grades 2-5
Room 121
Discovery Lab:
STEAM Science

Grades 1-4
Room 121
Owen Strings
(Returning Students Only)

Grades 1-5
Room 123
I Pad Movie Creations
Grades 1-5
Room 122
Sphero Robotics &
Coding 2.0

Grades 1-5
Room 120
Watercolor Painting
Grades 1-5
Room 123
NEW
Digital Photography
Grades 2-5
Room 122
 

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
After School Programs
  Apr 8 - June 3 Apr 9 - June 4 Apr 10 - June 5 Apr 11 - June 6 Apr 12 - May 31
  7 weeks 9 weeks 9 weeks 9 weeks 7 weeks
  No Class April 22 & May 20   No Class April 19 & June 7
3:20
to
4:20
Great Minds: Science,
Art, Enginerring & Philosophy
Grades 2-5

Room 102
NEW
Learn to Paint
JK - Grade 3
Room 102
Junior Musical Theatre:
Songs from Broadway
JK - Grade 1
3:20-5:00
Room 104
Continues
J Art & Clay
JK & SK
Room 102
Multi Sports
JK - Grade 2
Gym
On the Move!
JK - Grade 2
Library
Sweet Treats
JK - Grade 1

Outside Staff Room
NEW
Musical Theatre:
Charlie & the Chocolate Factory

Grades 2-5
3:20-5:00
Library
Continues
"Little Speakers"
Public Speaking
Grades 3-5
Room 104
Home Baked
Grades 2-5
Outside Staff Room
Lego Engineering
& Team Building Challanges

JK & SK
Room 104
NEW
Judo A
Grades 1-3
Gym
Art Club
JK - Grade 5

Room 102

Judo A
Grades 1-3
Gym
So You Think You Can Dance!
Grades 1 - 4
Library
 
4:20
to
5:35
  Judo B
Grades 3(with experience)- 5
Gym
  Judo B
Grades 3(with experience)- 5
Gym
 

TO SIGN UP

  • Contact the provider directly via:

    • their website (if listed)

    • their email

    • or by phone

  • The provider will confirm registration with you and direct you to pay via their website with a credit card or by interac transfer.

  • If you must pay by cheque, write one cheque per program and send with your child to first class. (Credit card or interac e transfer preferred)

  • Subsidies: Families unable to pay must FIRST contact Principal Caroline Rosenbloom for approval before registering. Providers are unable to approve subsidies. You may be eligible for one program per term.

OSAC After School & Lunch Programs Coordinator: Rhonda Chiger


MONDAY LUNCH 11:50-12:25

STEAM Chess & Logic

http://www.exploreitall.ca/owen-public-school/

$92 + hst
Grades 1-3
Room 120

Explore It! Inc.
416 417 0477

Register and payment via the website.

Do you want to learn the game of Kings, Generals, Conquerors, and Intellectuals? Join us in this Beginner/Intermediate level program and we'll show you how you can play the game of chess and WIN! In this fun program, we'll learn toset up the board, confidently move each piece, visualize the board to gain an edge over your opponents, and predict your opponent’s strategy and stop their plan before they’ve even tried it! Chess provides the opportunity to learn to think through complex problems and in this program, we'll use STEAM criteria and concepts to teach and reinforce these lessons of logic. Chess is a game of Masters - now’s your chance to finally learn the ancient game of Kings and Conquerors!

Note to Parents: While this program is suitable to those with little to no experience, older children with some experience will also be challenged with more advanced strategy and gamesmanship. The game of chess is rich in learning opportunities and great for developing social skills.

Owen Strings

$165 (includes $30 violin rental)
Grades 1-5
Room 123

Xiao Grabke  
416-733-7706
x.grabke@utoronto.ca

Register via email. Pay by interac e transfer to x.grabke@utoronto.ca

For over 20 years, Ms. Grabke has taught numerous violin students at Havergal College, the Royal Conservatory of Music and the Grabke violin studio. She is passionate about nurturing young talents and instilling the love of music in her students. Ms. Grabke is a member of The National Ballet of Canada Orchestra and a teacher for the Hammer Ban. She has worked with many great artists, recorded CDs and with CBC. 
In Owen Strings, your child will learn the basics of violin playing. Continual enrollment in the program will strengthen their playing. There is a $30.00 violin rental fee for each term. The violin can be kept between terms with a written note of promise to continue next term. 


TUESDAY LUNCH 11:50-12:25

Crafty Kids

(April 9 – June 11, No class on April 16th)

$135.00 + HST (price includes materials) Grades 1-5 Room 123

Elizabeth Balint 416-277-1778 4childrenprograms@gmail.com

Register via email. Pay by interact e-transfer to 4childrenprograms@gmail.com (no password needed)

Arts and crafts are a great way for children to develop fine motor skills, improve hand-eye coordination, boost self-esteem and develop creativity.  Our projects will allow your children to express themselves and build confidence. In our class we will be using various techniques and materials to create new crafts while having fun.

 

 

I Pad Movie Creations

http://www.youcreateit.ca/lunch---after-school-programs.html

$135 + hst
Grades 1–5
Room 122

Register and payment via the website.

This program is the ultimate multi-media IPAD experience! Throughout the program, students will learn how to create up to 4 different projects using a variety of IPAD APPs.  Students will also get to challenge their gaming skills with our popular Games of Strategy Apps.  At the end of the program, students will have created a unique Photo Slide Show movie,  a Toy-Animation Movie, A Special Effects/Super Powers Feature Film Movie & a Movie Trailer Project. Each student will receive all 4 projects to take home on a BRAND NEW USB key!

 

 


WEDNESDAY LUNCH 11:50-12:25

Beginner Knitting Level 1 & 2

(April 10 – June 12, No class on April 17th)

$135.00 + HST (price includes materials) Grades 3-5 Room 123

Elizabeth Balint 416-277-1778 4childrenprograms@gmail.com

Register via email. Pay by interact e-transfer to 4childrenprograms@gmail.com (no password needed)

This class is for beginners level 1 and 2. Children will learn all the basics: how to put stitches on the needle, knit stitch, purl stitch, stocking stitch, ribbing (1x1 & 2x2), and finish project. Student will receive step by step instructions. Children will have 4 projects to choose from.  Students who are starting level 2 will continue working on their project, learn new stitches (seed stitch, garter stitch). Yarn and needles will be provided.

Sphero Robotics & Coding 2.0

http://www.youcreateit.ca/lunch---after-school-programs.html


$135 + hst
Grades 1-5
Room 120

Register and payment via the website.

This One-Of-A-Kind program introduces students to the fun and exciting world of robotics and coding. Throughout the program, students will be amazed as they explore how to program, code, customize, and control up to 4 different Sphero Robots while learning a variety of basic, intermediate, and advanced techniques along the way! Students will also be put to the test using the Lighting Lab APP as they compete in several SPHERO Robotics challenges, games and competitions. Examples include: The Ultimate Programmer,  The  SUPER MAZE , Robot Bowling, Sphero Golf, LEGO Chariot Races, Custom built Terrain Parks,  Obstacle Courses & MORE! Don't miss out on all the FUN! 

4Robots used throughout the program include:  Sprk+ Robots , Ollie Trick Robots, Dark Side Trick Robots. Sphero BOLT Robots and  R2D2 Talking Sphero Robots


THURSDAY LUNCH 11:50-12:25

Dynamic Chess: Strategy & Tactics

http://www.exploreitall.ca/owen-public-school/


$118 + hst
Grades 2-5
Room 121

Explore It! Inc.
416 417 0477

Register and payment via the website.

Join us in this Intermediate/Advanced Chess program and learn how to bamboozle your chess opponents through the use of strategy and tactics. Recognizing frequently-occurring tactical ideas is vital to success in chess. Intermediate players will benefit from the clear explanation of  concepts, such as how to utilize a fork, pin, or skewer; while more advanced players will learn to plan the game from the very first move, think ahead, anticipating every obstacle opponents can throw their way and to position themselves for the strongest endgame possible. Learn how to win and have lots of fun this term in Dynamic Chess!

Note to Parents: This program is suitable to students with some experience playing chess. Students in this program should understand how all pieces move and should have played against several opponents at or above their skill level before registering. Those students with more experience will also be challenged with  advanced strategy and gamesmanship. The game of chess is rich in learning opportunities and great for developing social skills.

Watercolor Painting

(April 11 – June 13, No class on April 18th)

$135.00 + HST (price includes materials) Grades 1-5 Room 123

Elizabeth Balint 416-277-1778 4childrenprograms@gmail.com

Register via email. Pay by interact e-transfer to 4childrenprograms@gmail.com (no password needed)

In this class students are taught water based painting techniques and focus on a work of art they can treasure forever! Painting allows children to express their creativity and learn to think with an open mind. Splashing paint across a canvas is fun and children who paint can be proud to be unique and to express their artistic style. Expressing themselves through painting allows children to take part in an activity that is fun and fulfilling. It will help develop an imaginative brain, give them critical-thinking skills, make them more creative, and provide a daily refuge they can turn to for stress relief.

 


FRIDAY LUNCH 11:50-12:25

Discovery Lab: STEAM Science

http://www.exploreitall.ca/owen-public-school/
$112 + hst
Grades 1-4
Room 121

Register and payment via the website.

Expand your scientific mind and discover how the world works in your very own STEAM based discovery lab! By participating in fun, hands-on activities and experiments, students will develop their understanding of how science applies to the world around us. From ecosystem interactions to weather, or the kinetic differences between solids, liquids and gases, Discovery Lab : STEAM Science has something for everyone!

 

 

Digital Photography

http://www.youcreateit.ca/lunch---after-school-programs.html
$115 + hst
Grades 2-5
Room 122

Register and Payment via the website.

“A picture is worth a thousand words”. Students will be given the opportunity to explore the world of photography as they create 3 of their very own photo slideshow movies.  Using top of the line digital cameras, going on exciting  photo scavenger hunts, and playing photography themed games is all in the fun of this photographic workshop. Students will also learn how to edit, enhance, and crop their photos using high quality photo editing software.  All photos will be used to create a variety of themed Slide Show movie creations throughout the program.  Students will learn how to to add titles, music and voice recordings to truly make their slide show movies their own.  At the end of the program, each student will take home all their photo slide show movies and photo stills on a Brand New USB KEY!

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MONDAY AFTER SCHOOL 3:20-4:20

Great Minds: Science, Art, Engineering & Philosophy

http://www.exploreitall.ca/owen-public-school/

$112 + hst
Grades 2-5
Room 102

Register and payment via the website.

From Thomas Edison’s light bulb filament to Sir Isaac Newton’s revelation of gravity, the great minds of our time have shaped the way we look at the world. In this program, students will use a hands-on approach to learn about the great minds of history. Learn about Darwin’s theory of evolution, explore Benjamin Franklin’s famous kite experiment and re-discover Leonardo Da Vinci as an artist, a mathematician and an inventor! Maybe you will be the next Great Mind of the 21st century!

On the Move!

$125
Grades JK-2
Library

Lupita Romo
416 229 1397
647 888 8239 (mobile)
lupita_romo@yahoo.com

Register via email. Pay by interact e-transfer to lupita_romo@yahoo.com

On the Move gets children exercising through sports and play. We combine Fitness, Dance (Zumba) and Active Games such as Balloon and Bouncy Ball games, Parachute, Limbo, Obstacle Course, Animal Races.

Be active and have fun! These fitness classes are rocking, high-energy dance parties packed with specially choreographed, kid-friendly routines and all the music kids love, like Hip-Hop, Reggaeton, Cumbia and more.

These classes increase focus and build self-confidence, boost metabolism and enhance coordination.

Exercise helps improve mood, helps kids focus on learning, keeps kids from becoming overweight and helps develop strong bones and muscles!

Lego Engineering & Team Building Challenges

http://www.youcreateit.ca/lunch---after-school-programs.html

$112 + hst
JK & SK
Room 104

Register and payment via the website.

This program challenges students to think outside the box as they design and create a variety of different themed LEGO creations. Throughout this unique program, Students will learn the basics of planning, problem solving and teamwork, while constructing and exploring all the possibilities that exist with LEGO. Students will also be put to the test as they compete in a variety of engineering and team building challenges along the way. Don’t miss out on all the fun & excitement this program has to offer!

 

 

 

 



 

 


TUESDAY AFTER SCHOOL 3:20-4:20

Learn to Paint

$150
Grades JK-3
Room 102

Lupita Romo
416 229 1397
647 888 8239 (mobile)
lupita_romo@yahoo.com

Register via email. Pay by interact e-transfer to lupita_romo@yahoo.com

Learn to paint is a fun program based on the Masters of painting. You will learn to paint following art movements. Techniques such as acrylics, water colour, oil pastels and collage will be learned. You will experiment with colours, textures and develop your own painting skills. Join us and start painting right away!

Sweet Treats

http://www.exploreitall.ca/owen-public-school/

$144 + hst
Grades JK-1
Outside Staff Room

Do you love to treat yourself (or others!) to a decadent dessert? Does the thought of fruity or chocolaty desserts make your mouth water? Do you know how to make your tasty temptations beautiful? In this program we’ll explore the fantastical world of desserts and decorating, learning how to create sweet treats while making healthy and nutritious choices. From fruit carvings to icing techniques, join us and explore the world of creating delicious desserts from scratch. Best of all – we’ll get to eat our yummy creations each week!

Note to parents: All Explore It! Culinary programs are 100% nut free and vegetarian friendly. It may not be possible to accommodate other allergies or dietary needs – please contact us for more information.

Judo A

$195 (including hst)
Grades 1-3
Gym

Rick Koglin
416-712-6751
yukio.koglin@yahoo.com

Register via email. Pay by interac e-tranfer to yukio.koglin@yahoo.com  or bring cheque to first class payable to “The Gentle Way” 

Judo has a long tradition at Owen P.S. with instructor Rick Koglin having taught classes here for 20 years.  He is a 4th degree black belt, Judo Canada and the Kodokan Institute, Tokyo, Japan.  He has been national champion of Canada and has taught for the University of Toronto, the Japanese Canadian Cultural Centre, the North York YMCA, North York Parks and Recreation, Crescent School, and the Yamanaka Budo Life Centre.  He also currently instructs at North Hill Private Schools, Associated Hebrew Day School, Moksha Yoga North York (yoga) and at his own club, Budokai Judo Club.  Students from the judo program at Owen have gone on to participate in provincial, national, international and Olympic level tournaments. Students should wear loose fitting clothes or a judogi to class.  After school judo classes at Owen P.S. focus on recreational judo with opportunity for competition as well.

Judo B

4:20-5:35pm
$240 (including hst)
Grades 3 (with experience) - 5
Gym

Rick Koglin
416-712-6751
yukio.koglin@yahoo.com

Register via email.Pay by interac e- transfer to yukio.koglin@yahoo.com  or bring cheque to first class payable to “The Gentle Way” 

Judo has a long tradition at Owen P.S. with instructor Rick Koglin having taught classes here for 20 years.  He is a 4th degree black belt, Judo Canada and the Kodokan Institute, Tokyo, Japan.  He has been national champion of Canada and has taught for the University of Toronto, the Japanese Canadian Cultural Centre, the North York YMCA, North York Parks and Recreation, Crescent School, and the Yamanaka Budo Life Centre.  He also currently instructs at North Hill Private Schools, Associated Hebrew Day School, Moksha Yoga North York (yoga) and at his own club, Budokai Judo Club.  Students from the judo program at Owen have gone on to participate in provincial, national, international and Olympic level tournaments. Students should wear loose fitting clothes or a judogi to class.  After school judo classes at Owen P.S. focus on recreational judo with opportunity for competition as well.

  


WEDNESDAY AFTER SCHOOL 3:20-4:20

Junior Musical Theatre : Songs from Broadway (Continues)

http://www.exploreitall.ca/owen-public-school/

$239 + hst
Grade JK-1
Room 104

Register and payment via the website.

Join the Explore It! team for this new, and completely revamped Junior Musical Theatre Programme and become a theatrical success! In our 90 minute sessions,we’ll explore theatre games,character building, dance and movement and - of course,we’ll learn and rehearse some of the best broadway numbers around. From toe tapping music to creative choreography, our goal is to give even the youngest performers a truly professional theatrical experience. Participants will learn about music and performance basics, rehearsing with our talented crew and finish with a short performance in front of an audience. Included in this package is a weekly snack, an end of term performance, a professional performance photo package and much, much more! For the Winter 2018 term,we will be performing Songs From Broadway --with a focus on the best songs from hit Broadway shows through the years. Musical Theatre has it all -- from chorus lines to jazz hands, dance breaks and dazzling costumes – truly –what could be more amazing than a musical?! Note: Sessions are 90 minutes in length with dismissal at 5 pm, and this program runs for an extended,13 week term - culminating in a performance for family and friends after the last session.

Musical Theatre : Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (Continues)

http://www.exploreitall.ca/owen-public-school/

$339 + hst
Grade 2-5
Library

Register and payment via the website.

Join the Explore It! team for the Musical Theatre Programme and become a theatrical success! From scripts and music to costumes, hair, makeup and sets, our goal is to give young performers a truly professional theatrical experience. Participants will rehearse with our talented crew and finish with a polished performance in front of an audience. Everything is included in this package - a performance photo package as well as costuming, tickets and much, much more! For the Winter 2018 term,we will be performing songs from Charlie and the Chocolate Factory - a new musical based on the beloved children’s book of the same name by Roald Dahl. Willy Wonka is opening his marvelous and mysterious chocolate factory...to a lucky few. That includes Charlie Bucket,whose bland life is about to burst with colour and confection beyond his wildest dreams.He and four other golden ticket winners will embark on a mesmerizing joyride through a world of pure imagination.Now’s your chance to experience the wonders of Wonka like never before and more, more, more at this everlasting showstopper! Note: Sessions are 90 minutes in length with dismissal at 5 pm, and this program runs for an extended, 13 week term - culminating in a performance for family and friends after the last session.

Art Club, Paint, Crafts

$150
JK- Grade 5
Room 102

Lupita Romo
416 229 1397
647 888 8239 (mobile)
lupita_romo@yahoo.com

Register via email. Pay by interact e-transfer to lupita_romo@yahoo.com

Art Club invites young artists to creative sessions with different art materials and techniques such as colouring, acrylic paints, water colouring and oil pastels.  The young artists will explore some of the fundamentals of artistic styles and develop skills in a range of art forms such as drawing, painting, collage, printmaking, sculpture and more.  

Just bring in your creativity and enthusiasm and have fun!.

 


THURSDAY AFTER SCHOOL 3:20-4:20

J Art & Clay

www.jartandclay.com

$150 JK & SK
Room 102

Register and payment via the website.

J Art & Clay offers a flexible educational enhancement program tailored to your child’s interests in arts and crafts allowing them to stimulate their creative side. Each week your child will participate in a range of activities that will further improve their skills and knowledge in a fun and exciting way with clay modelling.

* All materials are included. Children can simply take home their artwork that very day.

"Little Speakers": Public Speaking Program

https://campscui.active.com/orgs/CanadaArtSportandMusicAssociation#/selectSessions/2564103

 $180 Grades 3-5 Room 104

Register and payment via the website.

The program consists of over 30 rhetorical activities, each designed to hone different communication skills.  Lessons are delivered via projection; they are fun, colourful, fast-paced and highly stimulating for young minds.  With fun at the centre, in this program kids will learn to come up with ideas, express those ideas, listen to others, work together, answer tough questions, tell stories, recount personal anecdotes, memory enhancement, non-verbal communication and a whole lot more!

Judo A

$195 (including hst)
Grades 1-3
Gym

Rick Koglin
416-712-6751
yukio.koglin@yahoo.com

Register via email.Pay by interac e- transfer to yukio.koglin@yahoo.com  or bring cheque to first class payable to “The Gentle Way” 

Judo has a long tradition at Owen P.S. with instructor Rick Koglin having taught classes here for 20 years.  He is a 4th degree black belt, Judo Canada and the Kodokan Institute, Tokyo, Japan.  He has been national champion of Canada and has taught for the University of Toronto, the Japanese Canadian Cultural Centre, the North York YMCA, North York Parks and Recreation, Crescent School, and the Yamanaka Budo Life Centre.  He also currently instructs at North Hill Private Schools, Associated Hebrew Day School, Moksha Yoga North York (yoga) and at his own club, Budokai Judo Club.  Students from the judo program at Owen have gone on to participate in provincial, national, international and Olympic level tournaments. Students should wear loose fitting clothes or a judogi to class.  After school judo classes at Owen P.S. focus on recreational judo with opportunity for competition as well.

Judo B

4:20-5:35pm
$240 (Including hst)
Grades 3 (with experience) - 5
Gym

Rick Koglin
416-712-6751
yukio.koglin@yahoo.com

Register via email.Pay by interac e- transfer to yukio.koglin@yahoo.com  or bring cheque to first class payable to “The Gentle Way” 

Judo has a long tradition at Owen P.S. with instructor Rick Koglin having taught classes here for 20 years.  He is a 4th degree black belt, Judo Canada and the Kodokan Institute, Tokyo, Japan.  He has been national champion of Canada and has taught for the University of Toronto, the Japanese Canadian Cultural Centre, the North York YMCA, North York Parks and Recreation, Crescent School, and the Yamanaka Budo Life Centre.  He also currently instructs at North Hill Private Schools, Associated Hebrew Day School, Moksha Yoga North York (yoga) and at his own club, Budokai Judo Club.  Students from the judo program at Owen have gone on to participate in provincial, national, international and Olympic level tournaments. Students should wear loose fitting clothes or a judogi to class.  Afterschool judo classes at Owen P.S. focus on recreational judo with opportunity for competition as well.


FRIDAY AFTER SCHOOL 3:20-4:20

Multi-Sport Program

https://campscui.active.com/orgs/CanadaArtSportandMusicAssociation#/selectSessions/2564103

$140
Grades JK-Grade 2
Gym


Register and payment via the website.

TenTen Sports Academy’s active and fun Multi Sport Program consists of the following three sports: Soccer, tennis, and basketball. Participants spend two lessons participating in each sport. The Multi Sport program will help children with: Improved hand eye coordination, cardiovascular exercise, improved agility, life-long skills, improved concentration, and with self-esteem. All equipment is provided.

Home Baked

http://www.exploreitall.ca/owen-public-school/

$129 + hst
Grades 2-5
Outside Staff Room

Register and payment via the website

Do you have a sweet tooth aching for freshly made yummies? In Home Baked, students will learn the importance of locally-grown, in-season ingredients as they create delicious desserts from scratch! Home Baked is a unique desserts program with the goal of creating more discerning and knowledgeable chefs in the kitchen and beyond. Satisfy that sweet tooth in Home Baked!

Note to parents: All Explore It! Culinary programs are 100% nut free and vegetarian friendly. It may not be possible to accommodate other allergies or dietary needs – please contact us for more information.

So You Think You Can Dance!

http://www.exploreitall.ca/owen-public-school/

$112+ hst
Grades 1-4
Library

Register and payment via the website

So You Think You Can Dance? Join us to learn a variety of dance styles and of course all the latest dance moves - in a fun and supportive environment. We'll explore styles like contemporary jazz, lyrical, salsa, tap, hip hop and more; and students will learn dance moves just like the ones we see in music videos, movies and on T.V! By the end of the program students will be proud to show off their skills!


OSAC After School & Lunch Programs Coordinator: Zakia Nabbus