AfterschoolPrograms_logo-1 copy Pusteblume International Preschool is excited to offer After School & Saturday classes for ALL AGES.

We have been granted our school-age license and are now able to offer programs for older children from 6-12 years of age as well. You can now find Pusteblume Programs for children 0-12 years all under one roof.

 Scroll down to read about some of our  current classes!   Contact info@pusteblumenyc.org for more information.

Most classes have rolling enrollment at pro-rated  tuitions. It’s never too late to try them!

REGISTER HERE for After School Programs or Saturday School

Winter Semester 2017 will run from January 2nd to March 25th, 2017

Spring Semester 2017 will run from April 3rd to June 17th, 2017

MONDAY

Tanzfeen & Traumtänzer – Dance

Children will be guided to concentrate on physical movement/ expression to music by using playful, age appropriate dance exercises.

One session 1: Mondays, 3:30 pm – 4:15 pm                                                                                                               Ages: 3 to 6                                                                                                                                                                         Class size: 5

 

Abenteuer Musik

Children get familiar with the basics of various instruments,  learn the basic music system and develop hearing, fine motor skills and logical thinking with the help of songs and rhythm games.

One session: Tuesdays, 4:30 pm – 5:15 pm
Age: 3 to 5
Class Size: 5

 

YOGA – Magische Entdeckungsreise

Die Kinder werden zusammen mit der magischen Elfe Saskia Abenteuer erleben bei denen sie sich durch die Zauberkräfte der Elfe in Wesen, Tiere und Dinge verwandeln. Mit viel Spaß bei der Sache werden wir die Eigenschaften wie Geräusche und Bewegungen erlernen und spielerisch einsetzen.   Es werden Möglichkeiten erschaffen bei denen sich die Kinder kreativ und emotional ausdrücken können, und sie einen positiven und respektvollen Umgang mit sich selbst und ihrer Umwelt entwickeln können.  Sie werden Methoden zur Stressbewältigung im Alltag erlernen. Mit Bewegung, Spiel und Gesang werden wir versuchen diese Ziele zu erreichen und dabei eine Gruppendynamik zu erschaffen.

Session 1: Montags, 4:30 pm – 5:15 pm
Age: 3 to 5
Class Size: 8

TUESDAY

Pusteblume Tuesday School – Dienstag, Deutsch!

2 hours of exposure to the German language and culture through books, games, arts & crafts and play for children 3-5 years old.

One session: Tuesdays, 3:30pm – 5:30pm

Ballettmäuse

Balletmäuse mit Steffanie Keim invites boys and girls on a magical journey to discover how they can express themselves through dancing, discovering body coordination, musical awareness through age appropriate exercises by using their imagination and promoting creativity, self-confidence and development.

Young dancers will be introduced to ballet through games, stories and imaginative exercises and will discover the joy of creative movement.

One session: Tuesdays, 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Age: 3 to 5
Class Size: 5

Mundo Creativo

Come join us as we explore the imagination and enter the world of storytelling! In this playful theatre-inspired class, children will enjoy activities such as improvisation games, puppet shows, reading stories, arts and crafts, and yoga-based movement exercises. Students will enhance their Spanish language skills, increase their self-confidence, channel their creativity and have fun expressing themselves.

One session: Tuesdays, 3:30 pm – 4:15 pm                                                                                            Age: 3 to 5                                                                                                                                                  Class Size: 5

Crea Y Cuenta

This fun theatre-inspired class will offer a creative space for kids to express themselves, use their imagination, tell stories, become more comfortable improvising, and gain self confidence. As we explore different themes, students will enhance their Spanish language skills through theater games, conversation, journaling, arts and crafts, and yoga-based movement exercises.

One session: Tuesdays, 4:30 pm – 5:15 pm                                                                                            Age: 6 to 9                                                                                                                                                   Class Size: 5

WEDNESDAY

Galli Acting Classes

Children become the master of your own creativity as they invent a character and create their very own fairytale. Students will enrich their imagination through improvisational games and develop self-esteem as they take the stage. Our work will culminate in a fairytale that is based on tradition but incorporates the children’s talents and ideas.

Session 1, ages 4-6: Wednesdays, 3:45pm – 4:45 pm

Minimum Class Size required: 5

 THURSDAY

Donnerstag, Deutsch!  For 7-10 year olds                           

Curriculum activities to acquire and improve language, reading and writing skills for school-age children. A two hour version of our Saturday School.

Thursdays, 3:30pm-5:30pm
Age: 7 to 10
Class Size: 5

Des Colores! Arte en Español 

Spanish language art project. Give your child the opportunity for creative self-expression and playful experimentation with colors, shapes and new materials. Your children will have the wonderful chance to experiment themselves in a fun and very creative way while discovering constantly new materials and develop interesting and exciting theme.

Session 1: Thursdays, 3:30pm – 4:15 pm, ages 3-5

Session 2: Thursdays, 4:30pm -5:15 pm, ages 6-9

FRIDAY

Abenteuer Musik 

Children get familiar with the basics of various instruments, learn the basic music system and develop hearing, fine motor skills and logical thinking with the help of songs and rhythm games.

One session: Fridays, 3:30pm – 4:15pm
Age: 3 to 5
Class Size: 5

Ritmo Y Movimiento 

In this playful movement-based class, students will explore music and dance from around the world. As we move on to each new dance style and country, children will have opportunities to use their Spanish language skills through conversations about the theme, songs, stories, visual art and dance instruction. Yoga exercises will enhance this class, helping the children to focus, increase their flexibility and balance, and practice mindfulness. Creative movement exercises will provide the children ways to express themselves and use their imagination.

One session: Fridays, 3:30pm – 4:30pm                                                                                                                     Ages: 3 to 5                                                                                                                                                                       Class size: 5

 

Bailemos!

In this eclectic dance class, children will explore music and dance from around the world. Students will learn simple choreography pertaining to the culture being studied and will also enjoy improvisational exercises. As we move on to each new dance style and country, students will have opportunities to use their Spanish language skills through conversations about the theme, writing exercises, songs, visual arts and dance instruction. Yoga exercises will enhance this class, helping the children to focus, increase their flexibility and balance, and practice mindfulness.

One session: Fridays, 4:30pm – 5:30pm                                                                                                                     Ages: 6 to 9                                                                                                                                                                         Class size: 5

 

SATURDAY

 Pusteblume Saturday Schoollanguage arts, Lesen und Schreiben mit Spass

Curriculum activities to acquire and improve language, reading and writing skills for school-age children.

Session 1: Saturdays, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Age: 6 to 9
Class Size: 6

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