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After School Online

 
Our new After-School Online programs are here!
You do not need to be a Crescent student to register for our online after-school programming. Girls and boys from any school are welcome.

Watch for other lessons and activities to be added throughout the year. 
 

Private Music Lessons

Enhance your child’s music education with private lessons taught by experienced and qualified instructors. A wide range of instruments and convenient scheduling options are available. Learn more about Private Music Lessons here.
 

After-School Programs - Winter 2021

Led by experienced camp staff, our After-School Online programs offer enriching and fun activities for boys and girls aged eight years and up.

Our Winter 2021 session begins the week of January 4 and ends the week of March 1. Each activity takes place after school via Zoom.

(Note: Monday programs are not offered on February 15 due to the Family Day holiday.)

Mondays (January 4 - March 1)

List of 3 frequently asked questions.

  • Fun & Learning Games (Ages 8-9)

    Times available: 4:30 - 5:30 p.m. (8-week program - not offered February 15)
    Instructor: Emma Dorland
    Highlights: Math, reading, creative and critical thinking skills are built into fun activities, including Kahoots, scavenger hunts, escape rooms and hands-on activities.
    Click here to view supplies and materials requirements.
    Student to Staff ratio: 8:1
    Cost: $120
    Register here
  • Screenwriting (Ages 12-14)

    Times available: 4:30 - 5:30 p.m. (8-week program - not offered February 15)
    Instructor: Matthew Corolis
    Highlights: In today’s increasingly virtual world, screenwriting is an amazing form of creative expression that is stronger than ever before, even while we are apart! As we have all learned this year, through movies, television, and the endless content provided to us by streaming services in the era of “Peak TV”, we all need to be entertained, and sometimes escape to the worlds of our favourite characters. This program will teach students how they can create their own movies and TV shows, and the amazing process of putting their stories on paper, which will one day make it to the big screen!
    Click here to view supplies and materials requirements.
    Student to Staff ratio: 10:1
    Cost: $120
    Register here
  • AR/VR Creation Using CoSpaces (Ages 10-12)

    Times available: 4:30 - 5:45 p.m. (8-week program - not offered February 15)
    Instructor: Sairah Fazil
    Highlights: Step into a different reality of your own creation! Participants will use CoSpaces to create and code an AR/VR experience to share with others. They will learn the basics of block coding, as well as bringing in 3D models from other programs. Code, collaborate, use your imagination to immerse yourself into the experience! 
    Requirements to view the creations in AR/VR (not essential for the program):
    • AR - smartphone or tablet
    • VR - smartphone and VR goggles (we suggest Merge Goggles or Google Cardboard)
    Student to Staff ratio: 6:1
    Cost: $144
    Register here

Tuesdays (January 5 - March 2)

List of 1 frequently asked questions.

  • SOLD OUT Chess (Ages 11-13)

    Times available: 4:30 - 5:30pm (9-week program)
    Instructor: Nathan Beber
    Highlights: Learn your next move! This program will allow for beginner and intermediate players to advance their skills. New strategies and techniques will be implemented as their skills progress. Students will have the opportunity to showcase their skills through an online platform where they will compete against peers. Fun learning games will be woven into the program to create a fun and collaborative environment.
    Click here to view supplies and materials requirements.
    Student to Staff ratio: 8:1
    Cost: $135

Wednesdays (January 6 - March 3)

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  • SOLD OUT Comic Book Creation (Ages 8-11)

    Times available: 4:30 - 5:30 p.m. (9-week program)
    Instructor: Matthew Corolis
    Highlights: Participants will explore the wide-ranging world of comic books through the styles of pop art, street art, comic strips, graphic novels and caricatures, as well as develop their own skills and creativity through a thoughtfully designed program. Activities will include developing a character, creating a setting, and storyboarding, culminating in a series of comics that will be unique to each student. Weekly sessions will include skill development, a finished masterpiece, and time for sharing.
    Click here to view supplies and materials requirements.
    Student to Staff ratio: 10:1
    Cost: $135
  • Minecraft for Beginners (Ages 11-13)

    Times available: 4:30 - 5:45 p.m. (9-week program)
    Instructor: Hassan Singer
    Highlights: Designed for boys and girls who are new to Minecraft, this program will introduce basic concepts in design, coding, problem identification, and resolution while building teamwork and communication skills. By the end of the program, participants will be able to develop and build structures in their Minecraft world and take action in it. They will lay a foundation of computing and coding concepts and skills which they will be able to use in any kind of computer programming they go on to do.
    Student to Staff ratio: 5:1
    Cost: $202.50
    Register here
  • Private Coding Sessions (Ages 11-13)

    Times available: 4:30 - 5:30 p.m. (9-week program)
    Instructor: Tony Qian
    Highlights: Tutored by a highly qualified computer science teacher, students will develop their skills in their preferred choice of programming language: Java or Python. This personalized learning session is offered to students who are new to programming. Students should have a Windows/OSX computer with a functional web-cam.
    Click here to view supplies and materials requirements.
    Student  to Staff ratio: 1:1
    Cost: $360
    Register here

Thursdays (January 7 - March 4)

List of 2 frequently asked questions.

  • Java Coding (Ages 11-13)

    Times Available: 4:30 - 5:30 p.m. (9 weeks)
    Instructor
    : Tony Qian
    Highlights: Our Introduction to Java Programming will provide participants the basics they will need to develop analysis, solution design, problem-solving, and testing. They will learn variables, data type, arrays, loop, if-statements, and create several projects throughout the week. Participants will gain experience in collaboration, problem-solving, debugging, and critical thinking. Participants should have a Windows/OSX computer with a functional webcam.
    Click here to view supplies and materials requirements.
    Student to Staff ratio: 6:1
    Cost: $162
    Register Here
  • Public Speaking (Ages 10-13 and 14-18)

    Times Available: 4:30 - 5:45 p.m. (9 weeks)
    Instructor
    : Debate Camp Canada
    Highlights: Improve your public speaking! Feeling comfortable and confident in delivering your message is an important life skill, whether it is speaking to convince, to educate or to entertain. This program, with instruction by Debate Camp Canada, will offer opportunities for participants to discover and practice the critical components of public speaking.
    Two sessions are offered: 
    • Novice: Ages 10-13
    • Advanced: Ages 14-18
    Student to Staff ratio: 8:1
    Cost: $225
    Register Here