Explorers Pre-K to 3rd Grade

Explorers Spring 2023 Registration is Now Open!

This term, Explorers will investigate environmental issues such as garbage build-up, depletion of natural resources, as well as air and water pollution.  They will also investigate remedies to these issues that include practicing reduction, recycling and reusing resources; protecting natural resources; investing in renewable energy sources; and sustainability.  

Tuition is $100.00 and class times vary.

Financial Aid is Available!

Use the table below to select your course:

GradeTime Option 1Time Option 2
Pre-K9:00 am – 11:00 am11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Kindergarten9:00 am – 11:00 am11:30 am – 1:30 pm
1st Grade9:00 am – 11:00 am11:30 am – 1:30 pm
2nd Grade9:00 am – 11:00 am11:30 am – 1:30 pm
3rd Grade9:00 am – 11:00 am11:30 am – 1:30 pm
VIRTUAL Class: 2 to 3rd Grade10:00 am – 12:30 pm

Take a look at all the topics Explorers students investigate in Saturday Series courses!

Electricity

Students sources of light, effects of materials on light, and color. They will also conduct experiments related to areas of static and current electricity.

Astronomy and Space

Explorers students will learn about the origin, evolution of our sun, planet solar system and space exploration in order to discover our place in the universe.

Biology

DAPCEP STEM activities for Kindergarteners help Explorers students will explore topics that include parts of plants, photosynthesis, plant and animal cells, and the human body systems.

Our biology unit also allows students to question, explore and elaborate on organisms, the life cycle of organisms, and the environment in which organisms exist.

Environmental Science

Explorers students will focus on environmental science which is the study of the interconnection of people, animals, plants, and even non-living things. Students will investigate natural resources: pollution, its causes and effects; recycling’ and alternative energy forms.

Engineering Fairytales

Explorers students will learn the various disciplines of engineering through fairy tales using structural engineering.

Rapunzel – Engineer a plan for Rapunzel to escape her tower using limited materials.

The Three Little Pigs – problem solving skills used to design or build a house of straw, sticks, or bricks.

Build a Chair for Baby Bear – A  STEM challenge where materials are used to design and build a chair that will support one or more soup cans.

More Explorations in STEM

Explorers students will examine STEM concepts in physics, biology, chemistry, environmental science, and engineering.  Students will investigate ideas using videos, discussions, experiments, and  hands-on STEM engaging activities.