Lakes Area Montessori offers a variety of enrichment classes during and after school. Our classes include Music, Spanish, Physical Education, Tae Kwon Do, Dance and Yoga.
Our experienced teachers are committed to providing the students with fun yet educational experiences. Contact our office for more details
Spanish Class (all ages): The younger students will learn spanish through various projects and activities like cooking, crafts, singing and coloring. The older students will learn it by using conversational tools, drama, stories, dancing and singing.
Physical Education (kindergarten and elementary): Throughout the year different organized games and sports will be introduced to the children like soccer, kickball and other fun-filled activities. The students will acquire the skills to increase endurance, strength and flexibility which can stay with them for a lifetime.
Hot Lunch Program (all ages): A Hot Lunch Program for our full-day students will be offered daily as a convenience to our parents. A restaurant in Northville will be catering these hot and nutritious meals for us.
Dynamite Dance (3-6 years old): We will be instructing the childern in ballet and tap, with introducation to jazz. Monthly progress report are sent home and a year-end demonstration is held in May for family and friends to come and see all the wonderful skills the students have learned. Silly music, funny props and wonderful activities make each class a blast.
Tumble Tots (3 - 6 years old): The students will participate in tumbling, vaulting, creative movement exercises, develop balance and rhythm, balance beam, uneven bar, develop mind coordination and develop good habits for physical fitness. Award certificates and an annual recital will be given to promote ability, showmanship and a sense of worthiness in a tremendous way.
Karate/Tae Kwon Do (ages 3 and up): Treger Studio of Martial Art has been training families for more than 10 years. Our program focuses on all the strengths Martial Arts can add to a child’s life: gross and fine motor skill development, physical fitness, coordination, focus, bully prevention and increase personal confidence. We do all our instruction with our four core values of character, confidence, patience, and respect as our foundation. All this together makes for a dynamic and fun experience for the children which will culminate with and end of the semester demonstration and level of test for their parents.
Yoga for Kids (ages 4 and up): When students do yoga, they exercise, play, connect more deeply with their inner self, their community and with the natural world that surrounds them. Each class is designed specifically for children with great care to balance, playfulness and authenticity to the ancient practice of yoga.
SUNSET THEATRE COMPANY (ages 3 – 6): Newly added to our after school programs is Sunset Theatre Company-Imagination Theatre. This class is for children ages three to six years old. It is a creative drama class for children to be able to use their imagination and invention. During this class the children dance, play theatre games, dress up and act in a play. Each child is encouraged to contribute ideas and blossom in a non-competitive environment which helps to develop self-expression, body awareness, social skills and fun.