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Elective Descriptions for Quarter 3

Sign your student up for our 3rd Quarter Electives! Electives sign up will close Friday, December 14th.   Students sign up for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd choices from the exciting electives listed below.

 

PE: Mrs. Jordan will be teaching a variety of sport skills this quarter.  From beginners to advanced this elective will have it all. Join the fun as we learn about tennis, volleyball, and hockey (3-5)/pilo polo (K-2).

 

Music & Movement: Students will learn a variety of dances that come from a diverse group of genres throughout 3rd quarter electives.  Some of the dances will include Latin, Hip Hop, Bollywood, and African.

 

Drama: This is a fun Theatre Arts program that will focus on developing skills that are essential for success in today's world such as public speaking, creativity, and teamwork. This elective will also assist in fostering important values such as commitment and dedication to their task at hand. This activity is provided by Shelly Smith with A Little Drama.

 

Flag Football: GameDay Sports will provide this opportunity to play flag football and learn the value of sportsmanship and teamwork.  

 

Yoga: Join a yoga instructor from Ignite Yoga. Yoga and stretching exercises promotes strength, flexibility, coordination and body awareness. Kids learn to improve concentration, focus, stimulate their imagination and help release energy.

 

Karate: Kids learn respect, discipline and self-control through Karate.  This elective will give kids a chance to move and build coordination.  This elective instruction is provided by StarWorld Martial Arts.

 

Science Adventure: Science Mary, along with students, will explore a variety of science topics through discovery and experimentation.  Please note if you had Science Adventure previously this year, you are welcome to register again, however, this is the same curriculum.

Life Enrichment:  In this elective students will learn skills to help make the most of everyday life.  They will learn effective study skills, money management, social skills, simple sewing and much more.

 

Peer Tutor: Students in grades 2nd-5th, are able to submit an application to be considered for Peer Tutoring.  Students will help support students with academics and social skills in one of our Self-Contained or Special Education Classrooms.  A completed application with parent and current teacher signatures is required.

 

The elective survey will be under the "Quick Links" on the Palm Valley Website or you can click on link below.