Early Childhood Classes

SPARK Classes

Summer 2018 Classes: July – August

  • All classes take place at SPARK by Brooklyn Children’s Museum, 1 John Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201
  • Classes taking place Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays between July 11 & August 31, 2018.
  • Sessions are taught by professional Teaching Artists
  • Children must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver

Tuition: $264 per child for the 8-week session (10% discount for BCM Passport Members)

Wednesdays

Yo Re Mi Music and Movement

July 11 to August 29, 2018
Wednesdays, 9:00 – 10:00 am
Ages 9 to 36 months

Through unique integration of movement and original live music, we explore nature, geography, culture, language, rhythm, yoga, dance, songwriting and playing instruments.

Taught by Yo Re Mi Kids. Class size limited to 12 children and their caregivers. Pre-registration required.


Spanish at SPARK with Espáñate!

July 11 to August 29, 2018
Wednesdays, 10 – 11 am
Ages 9 to 36 months

Through game-based interactions, children build cognitive, fine-gross motor, social and artistic skills. Children become accustomed to listening and speaking in Spanish.

Taught by Espáñate. Class size limited to 12 children and their caregivers. Pre-registration required.


Art in the Park!

July 11 to August 29, 2018
Wednesdays, 11:15 – 12:15 am
Ages 12 to 24 months

Outdoor artmaking in Brooklyn Bridge Park! This summer we take our creative energy outside! Each week children and caregivers explore artmaking while enjoying the beautiful summer weather. We will explore nature, and get extra messy while experimenting with sensory-rich art materials suited to the outdoors.

Taught by Victoria Calabro. Class size limited to 12 children and their caregivers. Pre-registration required.


Thursdays

Art in the Park!

July 12 to August 30, 2018
Thursdays, 9:30 – 10:30 am
Ages 2 to 5 years

Outdoor artmaking in Brooklyn Bridge Park! This summer we take our creative energy outside! Each week children and caregivers explore artmaking while enjoying the beautiful summer weather. We will explore nature, and get extra messy while experimenting with sensory-rich art materials suited to the outdoors.

Taught by Victoria Calabro. Class size limited to 12 children and their caregivers. Pre-registration required.


Shake, Rattle & Roll at SPARK!

July 12 to August 30, 2018
Thursdays, 10:45 – 11:45 am
Ages 2 to 6 years
Hands-on drumming with Parents As Primary Teachers, Inc.! Play folkloric rhythms from Cuba and West Africa! Build literacy skills while enjoying folktales! Apply math, science and visual arts concepts to make your own musical instruments!

 

Class size limited to 15 children and their caregivers. Drop-ins welcome.

Fridays

Wild Waterfront

July 13 to August 31, 2018
Fridays, 9:30 – 10:30 am
Ages 2 to 5 years

Brooklyn’s own waterfront offers endless ways to explore nature up close! We’ll get our hands a little dirty, have a close look at some of the plants and animals in our Brooklyn backyard, and create hands-on projects inspired by our outdoor adventures.

Taught by Victoria Calabro. Class size limited to 12 children and their caregivers. Pre-registration required.


Art Adventures!

July 13 to August 31, 2018
Fridays, 11 – 12 pm
Ages 2 to 5 years

Each week children and caregivers explore art in the SPARK studio, experiment with materials, discover hidden objects from BCM’s Collection through scavenger hunt challenges, and create masterworks in this one-hour class.

Taught by Victoria Calabro. Class size limited to 12 children and their caregivers. Pre-registration required.


French for Little Ones’

July 13 to August 31, 2018
Fridays, 11:15 – 12pm
Ages 9 to 36 months

Immerse your little one in our language discovery class for babies and toddlers from 1-3 years. Through song, theatrical play and movement children and caregivers become familiar with French vocabulary, pronunciation, and grammar.

Class size limited to 12 children and their caregivers. Pre-registration required.

Any Questions?

Call us at (718) 852-2470 or email Victoria Calabro at vcalabro@brooklynkids.org.