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We offer a fantastic range of clubs: our pupils are lively and curious so we love to feed their enthusiasm.

We design our activities to spark your child’s creativity. We inspire them to try something new and learn about leadership and teamwork. The talents and interests we cultivate now will nourish them in the future.

Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 Clubs – Autumn Term 2021

Clubs
Description

Monday

Peri Clubs – Year 1 Football With Sports Academy

3:15pm – 4:00pm

Location: Astroturf (Grimsdell)

Club maximum: x24

Club cost: £8.00

An exciting after school football club that will enhance the children’s knowledge, awareness and skills associated with the game. The club is non-selective and no previous experience is necessary. The club is suitable for both girls and boys. Training will take place on the School AstroTurf; suitable training shoes will be required.
Peri Clubs – Year 1 and 2 Violin

3:15pm – 3:45pm

Location: Grimsdell School Hall

Club limit: x4

Club cost: £8.00

In a group of four, Christina provides a combination of one to one and group violin tuition. Using her wealth of performing and teaching experience, she will demonstrate how to develop technique to produce a clear tone, playing in tune and with a solid rhythm. Throughout the term, the violin students will each learn around eight traditional pieces including Twinkle Twinkle, Grand Old Duke etc. During each session, students will be encouraged to demonstrate and perform to the group. Christina will also teach the students about classical and popular music.

Tuesday

Year 1 and 2 Science 

3:15pm – 4:00pm

Location: Grimsdell

Club maximum: x6

Mad about Science? This is the club for you. You will have the opportunity to discover and explore through fun, hands-on experiments and activities. This term, we will explore the outside and venture into the Science Garden exploring mini beasts and planting – getting ready for spring.
Year 1 and 2 Hama Beads

3:15pm – 4:00pm

Location Grimsdell

Club maximum: x8

Children will develop fine motor muscles while taking part in fun creative activities. Children will enjoy each session creating pictures experimenting with colour and creating images using Hama beads.
Year 1 and 2 Games Club

3:15 – 4:00pm

Location: Grimsdell

Club maximum: x6

The tradition of playing board games comes alive at Grimsdell. A range of traditional and modern board games will be available for the children to share with their friends. Playing board games develops social skills and helps children to learn how to interpret instructions, as well as developing strategy and encouraging healthy competition.
Year 1 and 2 Large Apparatus Club

3:15pm – 4:00pm

Location: Grimsdell

Club maximum: x10

Children will be given a chance to use the larger gym apparatus, they will be able to set up and use the equipment safely and confidently. This club will provide children with a range of possibilities of movement in order to make the activity more challenging and exciting.
Peri Clubs – Year 2 Football

3:15pm – 4:00pm

Location: Astroturf (Grimsdell)

Club maximum: x24

Club cost: £8.00

An exciting after school Football club that will enhance the children’s knowledge, awareness and skills associated with the game. The club is non-selective and no previous experience is necessary. The club is suitable for both girls and boys. Training will take place on the School AstroTurf; suitable training shoes will be required.
Peri Clubs – Lemon Jelly Drama Club

3:20pm – 4:10pm

Location: Mill Hill International

Club maximum: x25

Club cost: £75 per term

Lemon Jelly classes are encouraging, engaging and fun! Pupils will take part in end of term presentations and can also participate in an annual theatre show.
Peri Clubs – Year 1 and 2 Violin

3:15pm – 3:45pm

Location: Grimsdell

Club limit: approx. x4

Club cost: £8.00

 

In a group of four, Christina provides a combination of one to one and group violin tuition. Using her wealth of performing and teaching experience, she will demonstrate how to develop technique to produce a clear tone, playing in tune and with a solid rhythm. Throughout the term, the violin students will each learn around eight traditional pieces including Twinkle Twinkle, Grand Old Duke etc. During each session, students will be encouraged to demonstrate and perform to the group. Christina will also teach the students about classical and popular music.

Wednesday

Year 1 and 2 Mindful Colouring

3:15pm – 4:00pm

Location: Grimsdell

Club maximum: x10

A reflective and relaxing club that provides everyone with time to talk to friends while enjoying the creativity of colouring.
Year 1 and 2 Mighty Writer

3:15pm – 4:00pm

Location: Grimsdell

Club maximum: x8

A literacy focused club to support children further with sentence structure, expanding/improving sentences and story development using Mighty Writer literacy resource.
Year 1 and 2 Lego Club

3:15pm – 4:00pm

Location: Grimsdell

Club maximum: x15

If you love Lego, then this is the club for you. Children will engage in fun creative building activities, with challenges built in to develop skill!
Peri Clubs – Karate (Reception -Year 2)

3:15pm – 4:00pm

Location: Grimsdell

Club maximum: x30 (x2 groups)

Club cost: £8.00

This club is a progressive skills club taking enrolled children through the various grades. The classes are designed to follow the Wado Ryu UK Syllabus which is governed by the EKF (English Karate Federation). There is an additional annual charge of £40 to be paid to the EKF. Once a member, your child can then be graded. Official Karate kit will be required and can be ordered from Khalsa Karate once your child has joined the club.
Peri Clubs – Tap & Modern (BOP) (Reception – Year 2)

3:20pm – 4:10pm

Location: Mill Hill International

Club maximum: x15

Club cost: £9.00

 

Following the ISTD syllabus the children will cover the basics of Tap in the Pre-Primary grade. This helps the children develop musicality, strength, balance and most importantly confidence! In Modern, they will also follow the ISTD syllabus and they will learn about posture, technique and developing their core strength. Both genres offer a fun way of introducing two of the three core techniques in dance. Classes are split allowing children the opportunity to enjoy both styles in one class! These classes are run by BOP and will take place at Mill Hill International, Milespit Hill. Grimsdell staff will walk the children over to the Mill Hill International and parents must then collect their children from there.

Thursday

Year 1 & 2 Musical Theatre

3:15pm – 4:00pm

Location: Grimsdell

Club maximum: x10

Do you love music, singing and dancing – then Musical Theatre is the club for you – children will learn songs and dance routines to Musical Hits.
Peri Clubs – Year 1 and 2 Multisports with Sports Academy

3:15pm – 4:00pm

Location: Astroturf (Grimsdell)

Club maximum: x30 (x2 groups)

Club cost: £8.00

Multisports promotes athleticism, balance, speed and agility. Designed to improve your child’s hand to eye coordination and ball tracking skills, our classes are fun, lively and energetic, children will gain a basic understanding of various sports through play. Suitable for both boys and girls of all abilities. Suitable training shoes are required, preferably Velcro unless your child can tie their own laces.
Peri Clubs – Year 1 and 2 Design Fusion Art Club

3:15pm — 4:00pm

Location: Grimsdell Classroom

Club maximum: x15

Club  cost: £8.00

Design Fusion Art Club gives your child the opportunity to discover their creative side, be inspired, and learn through art in a fun environment with experienced designers. From painting to collage, drawing to clay modelling, from paper mâché to jewellery making and so much more – expressing yourself has never been so much fun!
Peri Clubs – Year 1 and 2 Modern/Street Dance

3:15pm – 4:00pm

Location: Grimsdell

Club maximum: x15

Club cost: £6.00

Street Dance is a fun, high energy club where pupils will dance to the latest music. Pupils will learn a range of moves as they build their confidence, performance skills, strength and creativity. Street Dance is a great way to increase fitness, promote flexibility, balance, coordination, rhythm and style. Street Dance is unique in that it doesn’t follow one style, it has lots of styles within it and this will be reflected in our performances!

Friday

Peri Clubs –  Ballet (Reception – Year 2)

3:15pm – 4:00pm

Location: Grimsdell School Hall

Club maximum: x15

Club cost: £6.00

Ballet is a wonderful club for all ages, not only is it good fun but it helps build strength, flexibility and poise. It is a great form of exercise that teaches strong dance technique and a great sense of musicality.
Peri Clubs – Chess (Reception – Year 2)

3:15pm – 4:00pm

Location: Grimsdell Classroom

Club maximum: x24

Club cost: £90 per term

This club is open to all children, whether they are new to the game or seasoned players. Those new to the game will be taught the basic rules and aims of the game, including the various tactics and most importantly endgame strategies (basic opening strategies/traps will also be taught). Those who have already mastered the basics of the game will be guided to develop their skills.