WSA After School activities 2017-2018
Cooking with Mr. Blajic
Ljuba Blajic has many years of experience in the culinary world as a cooking instructor and therapeutic personal chef. During recent years, the first and second grades at the Waldorf School of Atlanta have enjoyed preparing natural foods with Ljuba. As a Waldorf Teacher, Ljuba brings a holistic quality towards teaching, allowing the art and process of cooking to address various areas of life while inspiring personal growth and connection as the bounty of the Earth is shared.
During cooking activities, students participate in:
-Skillful use of kitchen tools-
Students participate in the preparation of delicious, seasonal foods with the care and correct use of kitchen tools.
-Mindfulness and respect for their surroundings during times of working with others-
During food preparation, students are guided in their abilities to work cooperatively with mindfulness of the collective space where foods are prepared. We clean the kitchen, set our special eating environment, and pass utensils to friends as we receive food.
-Methods of cooking, culinary science, creation-
During our cooking activities, students have the opportunity to learn specialized cooking skills along with facts and nutritional benefits about the individual ingredients in their becoming a whole product.
-Learning about world cultures-
Students have the opportunity to learn about various world cultures where particular foods are enjoyed. Through cultural appreciation, students are also exposed to new languages and expansive ‘cultural flavors’.
-Nourishing themselves and their friends with healthy ingredients-
Students are inspired to choose healthy eating habits
$250 ($235 – Early Bird Pricing)
Playball (Grades 1 -3)
Classes comprise warm-ups, basic sports skills and fun games. Positive coaching methods are used to develop life skills like independence, self-confidence, courage, discipline, concentration and listening skills, good sportsmanship, responsibility and social interaction.
$175 ($160 Early Bird Pricing)
STEM FUNdamentals with LEGO Materials (Grades 1 - 3)
Power on your engineering skills with Play-Well TEKnologies and tens of thousands of LEGO parts! Apply real-world concepts in physics, engineering, and architecture through engineer-designed projects such as Bulldozers, Hovercrafts, Hot Air Balloons, and the Eiffel Tower! Design and build as never before, and explore your craziest ideas in a supportive environment. An experienced instructor will challenge new and returning students to engineer at the next level.
$200 ($185 Early Bird Pricing)
Theatre (Grades 2-5)
In this eight-week class, students will engage in ensemble building exercises and theatre games as well as bringing to life a simple script. Students will have an opportunity to experience the joy of making things up in the moment as well as the sense of empowerment that comes from learning a part and bringing a character to life with body, heart and mind engaged.
$125 ($110 Early Bird Pricing)
Theatre (Middle School)
Creative Dramatics will be a fun, interactive after school class where we will play theater games and exercises, practice improvisation, movement, and acting basics. Come join Mr. Ken in this exciting and congenial class.
$150 ($135 Early Bird Pricing)
WSA athletics 2017-2018
Registration will be completed on ACTIVE this year. Official competition calendar (games, meets, and matches) will be distributed with the practice schedule. They will also be available on the school Google calendar. All participants must have a current physical evaluation and clearance to participate on file at The Waldorf School of Atlanta.