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To contact the Community School Coordinator please email: communityschool@riverdaleptc.org

 

 

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Egg Decorating Work Shop

Spring is in the air and it’s the perfect time to brush up on your egg decorating skills.
Each participant gets to decorate several real blown out eggs using acrylic
paints, permanent pens, and ribbons. What to bring to class: an old shirt
to protect your clothing and the patience to master some detailed work. All
other materials will be provided by instructor.

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Lego Starwars Robotics

Watch legos come to life on this class of fun filled of space/starwars, engineering and science activities. Using Lego WeDo Robotics Starwars, each day students will build and program different lego projects such X-wings and AT-ST walker.

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Imagination Yoga

Imagination Yoga is a movement, a platform to inspire real change in the lives of our children. Not only is it a fun and effective yoga class for kids it is alos our opportunity to teach them concepts like; compassion, concentration, relaxation and something we call being ‘Boldly kind’. Being a boldly kind person is a person that says “hello” to the new kid at school, a person that stands up for what is right, a person that uses their imagination like a tool carving out a space for peace and joy.

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Secret Garden

Join us this spring in the Riverdale Garden as we unlock the treasures that are hidden in the tiniest seed, nestled among the petals of a flower, and disguised in the shadows of the trees. From real and drinkable potions to the magical science of rainbows, we will explore the secrets of the garden through experiments, planting, art and games.

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Fencing 102

Fencing

The Oregon Fencing Alliance offers Portland’s best fencing instruction in a fun, easy to learn, engaging atmosphere—for everyone from beginning fencers as young as 6 to world-class athletes like Mariel Zagunis every day.

This class is for students that have taken fencing before. More beginner classes will be offered soon.

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Clay Sculpture

Have you worked with clay before? Well, if you think you know how it’s done – think again! We will create several fun and challenging clay sculpture projects using techniques that will raise some eye brows for sure. The instructor will challenge you to take clay sculpture to the limit that will require you to be a bit of an engineer. Bring lots of imagination and a healthy portion of patience and watch your hands bring a piece of clay to life! At the end of the course you will be able to take home all your pieces of art to enjoy.

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Collage and Decoupage

Wow – two very fancy words… What do they mean? In the collage section of the course we will create a fabulous piece of original art on real canvas using nothing but acrylic paint and clippings from magazines and newspapers. You will be amazed what you can create using little bits and pieces of colored paper and arranging them to form a larger image – your art piece! During our decoupage segment we will be decorating useful every-day items such as flower pots, picture frames, and boxes also using images on paper and then preserving them with acrylic, so you can enjoy them for a long time to come!

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Rock Painting Workshop

In this fun workshop you get to paint up to 3 rocks of your choice. The instructor has collected rocks for several cute projects such as animals, pizza slices, water melon slices, hearts and more. You get to chose 3 and paint them with acrylic paint. What to bring to class: an old t-shirt to protect your clothing and the patience to master some detailed work. All other material will be provided by instructor.

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Creative Clay

Explore clay and discover what you can do with it. Learn and refine hand-building skills, decorative methods and glazing. Create fun projects based on your ideas and led by your imagination! Individual and open-ended instruction for all ages and levels keeps it interesting for both new and returning students.

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Fashion Workshop

Fashion Workshop Calling all fashionistas!  We will embellish and decorate a pair of jeans using fabric, faux fur, and other embellishments.  Also, we will create a fabric flower pin, which will make an awesome gift for Mother’s Day.  Aside from doing some cool clothing designs, this class will also teach you basic hand sewing skills,

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French

With Culture Club Kids the class environment is designed for students to innately learn in context, using clues to derive meaning. The kinds of activities we use in class include music, role-play, hand signs, storyboards and board games. Students use contextually appropriate full phrases from the very first class.

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Mandarin Chinese

Skybridge International believe that Mandarin Chinese is easy to learn if you do it right. This class is for students that have taken prior classes. The class will be tailored to the needs of the students that take the class.

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Riverdale After School

Riverdale After School Program, Inc. (RAS) offers before and after school care to all Riverdale families. RAS is open Monday – Friday from 7:30 – 8:20am before school and from 3:20 – 6:00pm after school. (2:20 – 6:00pm on Wednesdays)

We will open our doors on the first day of school and follow the school calendar.

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The Green Schoolhouse Summer Camp

The Green Schoolhouse is excited to present a summer camp experience at Riverdale Grade School!  This summer, join us as we explore the garden and all the magic it has to offer.  Each week follows a theme and within the theme your camper can expect to: grow, prepare, and eat tasty treats; find real magical

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