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Buehler YMCA

PROGRAM GUIDE WELCOME TO THE YMCA!

At the YMCA it is our mission to build strong kids, strong families and strong communities through programs that develop spirit, mind and body for all. As a non-profit focused on healthy living, social responsibility and youth development, our goal is to provide a fun and safe learning environment for you and your child. Join us this summer! Summer 1 (5 weeks) June 8 - July 12 Summer 2 (5 weeks) July 13 - August 16 Offering 2 week Aquatics jump starts sessions! See details inside for dates and offerings. Member registration for all sessions begins April 25. Non member registration for all sessions begins May 12. In addition to the classes listed in this guide, we also offer a number of free classes (for members) and events that may not be included in this guide. For our most up-to-date program class schedule as well as downloadable group fitness, swim and gym schedules visit our website at buehlerymca.org/programs. Classes are subject to change. Visit our website for the most current schedule of offerings.

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2014 SUMMER I & II Preschool Ages 0-5 buehlerymca.org

DEDICATED TO BUILDING HAPPIER, HEALTHIER KIDS. Summer is a great time to enroll your child in a summer program at the Y. From swim lessons to summer camps, to enrichment classes we have developed programs designed to keep kids active, engaged and having a lot of fun while doing so! Enroll your child today.


2014 SUMMER I & II

Preschool Ages 0-5 Buehler YMCA

AQUATICS 2 WEEK LESSONS CLASS AGE DAY(S) Level 1: Pike - 2 Wk - 6/23-7/3 2-6 M-F Level 1: Pike - 2 Wk - 6/9-6/20 2-6 M-F Level 1: Pike - 2 Wk - 7/21-8/1 2-6 M-F Level 1: Pike - 2 Wk - 8/4-8/15 2-6 M-F Level 2: Eel - 2 Wk - 6/6-6/20 3-5 M-F Level 2: Eel - 2 Wk - 6/6-6/20 3-5 M-F Level 2: Eel - 2 Wk - 7/21-8/1 3-5 M-F Level 2: Eel 2 Wk - 8/4-8/15 3-5 M-F Level 3: Ray - 2 Wk 6/23-7/3 3-5 M-F Level 3: Ray - 2 Wk 7/7-7/18 3-5 M-F Level 3: Ray - 2 Wk 7/21-8/1 3-5 M-F Level 4: Starfish - 2 Wk 7/7-7/18 2-6 M-F

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3:45-4:30PM

$90/$180

3:45-4:30PM

$100/$200

4:35-5:20PM

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3:45-4:30PM

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4:35-5:20PM

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4:35-5:20PM

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3:45-4:35PM

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3:45-4:35PM

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3:45-4:30PM

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4:35-5:20PM

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4:35-5:20PM

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Parent Child Shrimp 6-9M 6-9M 6-9M Parent Child Kipper 10-12M 10-12M 10-12M Parent Child Inia 13-18M 13-18M 13-18M Parent Child Perch 18-35M 18-35M 18-35M 18-35M

3:45-4:30PM

$100/$200

Aquaticss

AQUATICS 5 WEEK LESSONS CLASS AGE Level 1: Pike 2-6 2-6 2-6 2-6 2-6 2-6 Level 2: Eel 3-5 3-5 3-5 3-5 3-5 3-5 Level 3: Ray 3-5 3-5 3-5 3-5 3-5 3-5 Level 4: Starfish 2-6 2-6 2-6 2-6 2-6

AQUATICS 5 WEEK LESSONS

CLASS AGE DAY(S) TIME Parent Child Pike W/Parent 6-9M W 10:15-10:45AM 6-9M W 10:25-10:55AM

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10:15-11AM 5:25-6:10PM 9:15-10AM 6:15-7PM 9:25-10:10AM 11:10-11:55AM

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$38/$76 $38/$76

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6:15-6:45PM 9:30-10AM 9:35-10:05AM

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M W Sa

6:15-6:45PM 9:30-10AM 9:35-10:05AM

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6:15-6:45PM 10:15-10:45AM 8:45-9:15AM 11:10-11:40AM

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Level 1: Pike Ages 3-5 years - The first level of lessons is for beginning swimmers. Swimmers should be able to listen to instructions and follow directions. Swimmers will learn the basic paddle stroke on the front, back and sides. They will also be taught kicking skills and putting their face in the water. Level 2: Eel Swimmers will learn to jump in without assistance, float on their front and back for 20 seconds with or without an IFD. Swimmers will also learn to paddle on front, back and side for 25 yards with an IFD and 15 feet without. Prerequisites: To enter this level, swimmers should be able to front and back float 20 seconds with an IFD. Swimmers should also paddle on their front, back and side for 10 yards with an IFD, and 5 feet without. Level 3: Ray In this class swimmers will learn to front and back float 30 seconds without an IFD; front alternating paddle with rhythmic breathing 25 yards with an IFD, and 20 feet without. Swimmers will also learn front symmetrical paddle with rhythmic breathing 25 yards with an IFD, and 20 feet without; do a side alternating paddle for 25 yards with an IFD and 20 feet without; back alternating paddle for 25 yards with an IFD and 20 feet without; and back symmetrical paddle for 25 yards with an IFD and 20 feet without. Prerequisites: To enter this level, swimmers should be able to jump in without assistance, float on their front and back for 20 seconds with or without an IFD. Swimmers should also paddle on front, back and side for 25 yards with an IFD and 15 feet without. Level 4: Starfish In this class swimmers will learn to do a standing dive; basic front crawl rotary breathing 25 yards; basic breaststroke 25 yards; backstroke 25 yards; elementary backstroke 25 yards; basic sidestroke 25 yards; and tread water 1 minute. Prerequisites: To enter this level, swimmers should be able to front and back float 30 seconds without an IFD; front alternating paddle with rhythmic breathing 25 yards with an IFD, and 20 feet without. Swimmers also need to be able to front symmetrical paddle with rhythmic breathing 25 yards with an IFD, and 20 feet without; do a side alternating paddle for 25 yards with an IFD and 20 feet without; back alternating paddle for 25 yards with an IFD and 20 feet without; and back symmetrical paddle for 25 yards with an IFD and 20 feet without.

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2014 SUMMER I & II

Preschool Ages 0-5 Buehler YMCA

Parent Child Kipper Shrimp/ Kipper/ Inia/ Perch This program is for children under age 3 and their parents (or a trusted adult). The primary objective is to get both the parent and child comfortable in the water. The child will become aware of the differences between moving through the water and on dry land, while the parent will become aware of how to teach his or her child to be safer in and around the water. Classes allow the child to have fun in the water, while the parent guides them to learn aquatic skills. Swim diapers must be worn with a bathing suit over. Shrimp: 6-8months / Kipper: 9-12months / Inia: 13-18months / Perch: 19-36months / Most times ages are combined but we may separate ages based on registration numbers. Parent Child Perch Shrimp/ Kipper/ Inia/ Perch This program is for children under age 3 (exception Pike with Parent) and their parents (or a trusted adult). The primary objective is to get both the parent and child comfortable in the water. The child will become aware of the differences between moving through the water and on dry land, while the parent will become aware of how to teach his or her child to be safer in and around the water. Classes allow the child to have fun in the water, while the parent guides them to learn aquatic skills. Swim diapers must be worn with a bathing suit over. Shrimp: 6-8months / Kipper: 9-12months / Inia: 13-18months / Perch: 19-36months / Pike with parent: 3-5 years Either parent or child must be a member to get member rate. Swim lesson schedule available on-line or at front desk. No class Thursday, July 4. One makeup lesson per session is permitted in summer session. Parent Child Pike W/Parent This program is for children ages 2 years 8 months to 5 years old. and a parent (or a trusted adult). The primary objective is to get both the parent and child comfortable in the water. The child will become aware of the differences between moving through the water and on dry land, while the parent will become aware of how to teach his or her child to be safer in and around the water. Classes allow the child to have fun in the water, while the parent guides them to learn aquatic skills. Swim diapers must be worn with a bathing suit over. Child must be a member to get member rate. Swim lesson schedule available on-line or at front desk. One makeup lesson per session if space is available. Parent Child Shrimp This program is for children under age 3 (exception Pike with Parent) and their parents (or a trusted adult). The primary objective is to get both the parent and child comfortable in the water. The child will become aware of the differences between moving through the water and on dry land, while the parent will become aware of how to teach his or her child to be safer in and around the water. Classes allow the child to have fun in the water, while the parent guides them to learn aquatic skills. Swim diapers must be worn with a bathing suit over. Shrimp: 6-8months

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DANCE AND GYMNASTICS CLASS AGE DAY(S) TIME Dance L'il Movers 3-5 Th 5-5:45 PM Gymnastics Advanced Tiny Tykes 4-4 Tu 4-5PM 4-4 Sa 9-10AM Gymnastics All Boys 5-12 Sa 11-12pm Gymnastics All Boys 5-12 W 5:15-6:15PM 5-12 Sa 11AM-12PM Gymnastics Parent/Child 2-3 Sa 9-9:50AM Gymnastics Tiny Tykes 3-4 Tu 5-5:50PM 3-4 Th 6:10-7PM 3-4 Tu 4-4:50PM 3-4 Tu 6-6:50PM 3-4 Th 4-4:50PM 3-4 Sa 9-9:50AM 3-4 Sa 10-10:50AM Gymnastics Young Beginner 5-6 Tu 5-6PM 5-6 W 4:15-5:15PM 5-6 Th 4-5PM 5-6 Sa 10-11AM

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$46/$92

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Dance and Gymnastics Gymnastics Advanced Tiny Tykes (Age 4) For the child who is more advanced in skill, strength, flexibility and social skills. Must have taken a minimum of four sessions of Tiny Tykes. Gymnastics All Boys Our boys gymnastics program focuses on strength development, body positions,and gymnastics skills on all of the boys apparatus. We also work on listening skills and socialization within the group setting. Boys will be divided by age and skill level. Gymnastics Parent/Child An introductory class to develop strength,flexibility, coordination and body awareness while learning gross motor skills for gymnastics. All equipment is introduced. Parents or caregivers are required to participate with their children. Gymnastics Tiny Tykes (Age 3-4) An introductory class for preschool-age children ready to attend class without a parent or caregiver. Children will develop coordination, body awareness and gross motorskills while working on listening skills, following directions and social skills. Children will use all gymnastics equipment. Curriculum is progressive with a different gymnastics position and concentration each week. Gymnastics Young Beginner (Age 5-6) Children will learn all gymnastics events in levels 1 and/or 2, in a group of their peers.

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2014 SUMMER I & II

Preschool Ages 0-5 Buehler YMCA

CHILDCARE, FAMILY AND ARTS CLASS AGE DAY(S) Alphabet Soup 3-5 W Leaping Learners 4-5 MW 4-5 MW Let's Move 3-6 Tu Mighty Math 3-5 M 3-6 M Music Makers 2-3 W Pee Wee Energy Plus 2-3 F Prelude To Preschool 2-3 M 2-3 F Preschool Spanish 3-6 Tu 3-6 Th Ready To Read 3-6 F Rhythm And Movement 1-2 Tu Science Discovery 3-5 W Stepping Stones 3-4 Tu Th Color Creations 2-3 F Messy Creations 3-6 Th Mommy And Me 1 1-1 M Mommy And Me 2 1-1 Th Toddler Tumbles 1-2 W

TIME 11AM-12PM

FEES $40/$80

9:15-10:45AM 9:15-10:45AM 1-2PM

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$40/$80

1-2PM 1-2PM

$40/$80 $40/$80 $40/$80

9:15-10AM

$38/$76

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10-10:45AM

$32/$64

$38/$76

11AM-12PM 9:15-10:15AM

$40/$80 $32/$74

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11AM-12PM 11AM-12PM

$40/$80 $40/$80

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1-2PM

$32/$74

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10:30-11:15AM

$38/$76

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1-2PM

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9:15-10:45AM

$120/$240

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10:30-11:15AM

$30/$60

$38/$76

1-2PM

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9:15-10AM

$35/$70

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10-10:45AM

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10:30-11:15AM

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$35/$70

Childcare, Family and Arts After School Care Buehler YMCA operates an in-house, DCFS-licensed after-school care program throughout the school year. Students are transported from school to the YMCA and provided care until 6pm. A snack is provided daily. Activities offered during our Link After School Care Program include homework support, character development, games and fitness activities, arts and crafts, swimming, and much more. Additionally, staff will transfer children to and from other YMCA programs that operate during Link Program times. Current schools serviced include Hunting Ridge, Immanuel Lutheran, Jane Addams, Lake Louise, Lincoln, Marion Jordan, Paddock, Pleasant Hill, Sanborn, St. Theresa, Virginia Lake, Whitely, and Winston Campus. For more information or to register, contact School Age Program Coordinator Jenn Stricker at 847.410.5230. Registration for the 2014-15 school opens for current Link members April 1 and for the general public May 1.

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Before School Care Buehler YMCA operates an in-house, DCFS-licensed before-school care program throughout the school year. Care is provided beginning at 6:45am until students are transported from the YMCA to school. Breakfast is provided daily. Activities offered during our Link Before School Care Program include character development, classroom games and activities, and arts and crafts. Current schools serviced include Hunting Ridge, Immanuel Lutheran, Jane Addams, Lake Louise, Lincoln, Marion Jordan, Paddock, Pleasant Hill, Sanborn, St. Theresa, Virginia Lake, Whitely, and Winston Campus. For more information or to register, contact School Age Program Coordinator Jenn Stricker at 847.410.5230. Registration for the 2014-15 school year opens May 1, 2014. Kindergarten After School Care Buehler YMCA operates an in-house, DCFS-licensed after-school care program throughout the school year. Students enrolled in our PM Kindergarten Counts program can extend care to 6pm through enrollment in Kindergarten Link. Activities offered during our Kindergarten Link After School Care Program include character development, games and fitness activities, arts and crafts, swimming, and much more. Additionally, staff will transfer children to and from other YMCA programs that operate during Link Program times. For more information or to register, contact School Age Program Coordinator Jenn Stricker at 847.410.5230. Registration opens for the 2014-15 school year Feb. 11, 2014. Kindergarten Counts Children attending Kindergarten at District 15 schools including Hunting Ridge, Jane Addams, Lake Louise, Lincoln, Marion Jordan, Paddock, Pleasant Hill, Sanborn, Virginia Lake, Whitely, and Winston Campus can extend their school day to include the Kindergarten Counts Program at Buehler YMCA which provides educational and enrichment activities. Kindergarten Counts is a DCFS-licensed program taught by early childhood educators with a curriculum based on Illinois Common Core Learning Standards and includes Jolly Phonics and Guided Reading. Our program also includes weekly work which focuses on number and letter recognition and writing as well as simple math. Students participate in educational, physical, and social enrichment activities like music, CATCH, and swimming. Field trips and class parties are scheduled throughout the school year. AM Kindergarten Counts begins at 8am and students are transported from the YMCA to PM Kindergarten at participating District 15 schools. Care can be provided as early as 6:45am through enrollment in our Link Before School Care program. Additionally, students can be transported back to the YMCA for Link After School Care until 6pm. For more information or to register, contact School Age Program Coordinator Jenn Stricker at 847.410.5230. Registration for the 2014-15 school year opens Feb. 11, 2014. Kindergarten Counts Children attending Kindergarten at District 15 schools including Hunting Ridge, Jane Addams, Lake Louise, Lincoln, Marion Jordan, Paddock, Pleasant Hill, Sanborn, Virginia Lake, Whitely, and Winston Campus can extend their school day to include the Kindergarten Counts program at Buehler YMCA which provides educational and enrichment activities. Kindergarten Counts is a DCFS-licensed program taught by early childhood educators with a curriculum based on Illinois Common Core Learning Standards and includes Jolly Phonics and Guided Reading. Our program also includes weekly work which focuses on number and letter recognition and writing as well as simple math. Students participate in educational, physical, and social enrichment activities like music, CATCH, and swimming. Field trips and class parties are scheduled throughout the school year. Students in AM Kindergarten at participating District 15 schools are transported to the YMCA to attend the Kindergarten Counts program until 4pm. Care can be extended to 6pm through enrollment in our Kindergarten Link After School Care program. For more information or to register, contact School Age Program Coordinator Jenn Stricker at 847.410.5230. Registration for the 2014-15 school year opens Feb. 11, 2014.

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2014 SUMMER I & II

Preschool Ages 0-5 Buehler YMCA

Childcare, Family and Arts cont.... Preschool Full Day Buehler YMCA is proud to offer a new year-round playbased Full Day Preschool Program that provides care and education from 7am to 6pm Monday-Friday. Our Preschool Programs encourage children to explore their environment as they develop creativity, problem-solving, and skills related to cognitive, physical, and social/emotional growth. Students are introduced to literacy through a phonemic approach that includes the Jolly Phonics curriculum as well as math, science, and social studies concepts taught through hands-on activities. Additionally, children in our Full Day Preschool Program participate in special activities including music, games and fitness activities in the gym, and swim lessons taught by instructors in our Aquatics Department each week. Trained early childhood educators undergo continual professional development to ensure best practices are being used in the classroom. Teachers utilize the centers method of smallgroup instruction, and the curriculum is based on the Illinois Early Learning Standards. Our Preschool Programs are also licensed by DCFS. To be eligible for Full Day Preschool, students must be between 3 and 5 years old and potty trained. Children may enroll at any time assuming there are openings available. Full Day Preschool does not operate on major holidays including New Year's Eve, New Year's Day, Memorial Day, the 4th of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, the day after Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day. For more information or to register, contact Child Care Director LuAnn Wachsmuth at 847.410.5219. Preschool Level 1 Buehler YMCA offers play-based Preschool Programs that encourage children to explore their environment as they develop creativity, problem-solving, and skills related to cognitive, physical, and social/emotional growth. Students are introduced to literacy, math, science, and social studies concepts through hands-on activities. Trained early childhood educators undergo continual professional development to ensure best practices are being used in the classroom. Teachers utilize the centers method of small-group instruction, and the curriculum is based on the Illinois Early Learning Standards. Our Preschool Programs are also licensed by DCFS. In addition to Preschool class, students who are 3 years old have the opportunity to participate in once-weekly 45-minutes swim lessons taught by instructors in our Aquatics Department. Preschool staff transfer students to this coordinating program. To be eligible for Level 1 Preschool during the 2014-15 school year, students' birthdays must be between 9/1/11 and 3/1/12. For more information or to register, contact Child Care Director LuAnn Wachsmuth at 847.410.5219. Registration for the 2014-15 school year opens February 16, 2014. Preschool Level 2 5 Day Buehler YMCA offers play-based Preschool Programs that encourage children to explore their environment as they develop creativity, problem-solving, and skills related to cognitive, physical, and social/emotional growth. Students are introduced to literacy through a phonemic approach that includes the Jolly Phonics curriculum as well as math, science, and social studies concepts taught through hands-on activities. Trained early childhood educators undergo continual professional development to ensure best practices are being used in the classroom. Teachers utilize the centers method of small-group instruction, and the curriculum is based on the Illinois Early Learning Standards. Our Preschool Programs are also licensed by DCFS. In addition to Preschool class, students have the opportunity to participate in once-weekly 45-minutes swim lessons taught by instructors in our Aquatics Department. Additionally, Lunch Bunch, Lunch and Fun, and Enrichment classes can extend a student’s day. Preschool staff transfer students to these coordinating programs. To be eligible for Level 2 Preschool during the 2014-15 school year, students' birthdays must be between 9/1/10 and 8/31/11. For more information or to register, contact Child Care Director LuAnn Wachsmuth at 847.410.5219.

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Preschool Level PreK 3 Day Buehler YMCA offers play-based Preschool Programs that encourage children to explore their environment as they develop creativity, problem-solving, and skills related to cognitive, physical, and social/emotional growth. Students are introduced to literacy through a phonemic approach that includes the Jolly Phonics curriculum as well as math, science, and social studies concepts taught through hands-on activities. Trained early childhood educators undergo continual professional development to ensure best practices are being used in the classroom. Teachers utilize the centers method of small-group instruction, and the curriculum is based on the Illinois Early Learning Standards. Our Preschool Programs are also licensed by DCFS. In addition to Preschool class, students have the opportunity to participate in once-weekly 45-minutes swim lessons taught by instructors in our Aquatics Department. Additionally, Lunch Bunch, Lunch and Fun and Enrichment classes can extend a student’s day. Preschool staff transfer students to these coordinating programs. To be eligible for PreK during the 2014-15 school year, students birthdays must be between 9/1/09 and 8/31/10. For more information or to register, contact Child Care Director LuAnn Wachsmuth at 847.410.5219. Preschool Level PreK 5 Day Buehler YMCA offers play-based Preschool Programs that encourage children to explore their environment as they develop creativity, problem-solving, and skills related to cognitive, physical, and social/emotional growth. Students are introduced to literacy through a phonemic approach that includes the Jolly Phonics curriculum as well as math, science, and social studies concepts taught through hands-on activities. Trained early childhood educators undergo continual professional development to ensure best practices are being used in the classroom. Teachers utilize the centers method of small-group instruction, and the curriculum is based on the Illinois Early Learning Standards. Our Preschool Programs are also licensed by DCFS. In addition to Preschool class, students have the opportunity to participate in once-weekly 45-minutes swim lessons taught by instructors in our Aquatics Department. Additionally, Lunch Bunch, Lunch and Fun and Enrichment classes can extend a student’s day. Preschool staff transfer students to these coordinating programs. To be eligible for PreK during the 2014-15 school year, students? birthdays must be between 9/1/09 and 8/31/10. For more information or to register, contact Child Care Director LuAnn Wachsmuth at 847.410.5219. Registration for the 2014-15 school year opens February 16, 2014. Alphabet Soup (Age 3-5) This class will help students to recognize letters by sight and sound. Students will learn to recognize letters through crafts and hands-on activities. They will learn the sound of the a letter through the Jolly Phonics curriculum. Minimum/Maximum: 5/8 (Downstairs Craft Room) Leaping Learners (Ages 4-5) This class is designed for that student entering Pre-K or Kindergarten. Your child will rotate through educational centers such as math, literacy, science, and art. This class meets two days per week. Minimum/Maximum: 5/10 (Downstairs Craft Room) Let's Move (Age 3-5) This class will get your child moving! They will not only learn the skills required to play a sport, they will learn the teamwork involved in making a team successful. Our instructors have designed the class to increase gross motor development through fun activities and sports. Minimum/Maximum: 5/8 (Downstairs Mat Room) Mighty Math (Age 3-5) Come and explore the fundamentals of math! Children will understand the meanings, uses and representations of numbers as well as systems and processes of measurement. Through exciting handson activities, your child will be ready for kindergarten or will enhance their kindergarten knowledge of math. Minimum/Maximum: 5/8 (Downstairs Craft Room) Music Makers (Age 18m-2 1/2) Does your little one love to wiggle and move whenever music comes on? Do they love to play with musical instruments but the noise drives you insane? We have the perfect class! Your little one will be dancing, singing, and creating their own musical sound. Parents are welcome to stay but it's not necessary. If a child is not fully potty trained, a parent/guardian must remain on call in the building. Minimum/Maximum: 4/8 (Downstairs Mat Room)

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2014 SUMMER I & II

Preschool Ages 0-5 Buehler YMCA

Childcare, Family and Arts cont.... Pee Wee Energy Plus (Age 2-3 1/2) It's gym time! A great introduction to the basics: getting ina circle, lining up, following the leader and taking turns. Class includes circle time,age-appropriate games and activities, and the use of basic equipment. Minimum/Maximum: 5/10. (Downstairs Mat Room) Prelude To Preschool (Age 2-3 1/2) Here's a break for Mom or Dad and a chance for their child to be in a stimulating and developmental atmosphere. This mini-preschool class will include circle time, projects and activities, music, snack and many opportunities for socialization. Puppets and interactive stories will be presented to help children learn to express themselves using words. Parent attendance is optional; parent will provide snack once each session. Minimum/Maximum: 5/8 (Downstairs Craft Room) Preschool Spanish (Age 3-5) The best time to learn a second language is as a child. Your child will learn the Spanish language through fun, exciting and engaging activities! Your child will be fully immersed in a Spanish language room and will learn through real-life situation games, music, building vocabulary, and developing listening skills through read-alouds, and arts and crafts. Minimum/Maximum: 5/8. (Downstairs Craft Room) Ready To Read (Age 3-5) This class will help students to recognize letters by sight and sound. Students will learn to recognize letters through crafts and hands-on activities. They will learn the sound of the a letter through the Jolly Phonics curriculum and will learn to read common sight words. Minimum/Maximum: 5/8 (Downstairs Craft Room) Rhythm And Movement (Age 18mos-2.5years) Get your wiggles out in our rhythm and movement class! We'll make music, sing songs, dance, and get our bodies grooving to the beat. Parent attendance is optional. Parent must remain in the building if child is not potty trained. (Downstairs Mat Room) Science Discovery (Age 3-5) Your child loves to discover because kids are natural-born scientists. Let’s build the curiosity for the world they live in with this experimentation class. Children will use all their senses to learn in this hands-on class. Minimum/Maximum: 5/8 (Downstairs Craft Room) Stepping Stones (Ages 3-4) This class is designed for that student who is new to Preschool or taken only one year. Your child will rotate through educational centers such as math, literacy, science, and art. This class meets two days per week. (Downstairs Craft Room) Color Creations (Age 2-3.5) Each week we will explore a new color through the clothes we wear, a story we read, a song we sing, and snack. Our craft for that week will focus solely on that color. (Downstairs Craft Room) Messy Creations (Age 3-5) Here is a chance for your child to get messy and discover the world of art. Your young artist will rotate through a variety of art stations and may bring home several works of art per day. Class will focus on the experience and emphasis on the process rather than the finished product. Smocks will be provided but please dress appropriately as we may get messy. Minimum/Maximum: 5/8. (Downstairs Craft Room)

SPORTS CLASS AGE DAY(S) TIME Basketball Stars Of Tomorrow 3-5 M 12:45-1:30PM 3-5 M 5-6PM Pee Wees Climbing Adventure 4-5 M 4-5PM 4-5 Tu 4-5PM Preschool P.E 3-5 Th 10-10:45AM Rock Monkeys 5-8 M 5-6PM 5-8 Tu 5-6PM Stinger Soccer 3-5 Tu 10-10:45AM 3-5 W 12:45-1:30PM 3-5 W 4:15-5PM Tiny Tigers 2-4 M 6:45-7:15PM 2-4 W 10-10:30AM 2-4 Sa 8:45-9:15

FEES $35/$70 $40/$80

$35/$70 $40/$80

$40/$80 $40/$80

$40/$80 $40/$80

$35/$70

$35/$70

$40/$80 $40/$80

$40/$80 $40/$80

$35/$70 $35/$70 $35/$70

$35/$70 $35/$70 $35/$70

$50/$75 $50/$75 $50/$75

$50/$75 $50/$75 $50/$75

Sports Basketball Stars Of Tomorrow This basketball class will be sure to improve your child's shooting, passing, dribbling and teamwork skills before the end of the session! 3-5 year olds will shoot at a seven foot basket. 5-7 year olds will shoot at an eight-foot basket. Pee Wees Climbing Adventure This class is an absolute, pure delight. The bare basics of rock climbing will be introduced to your young wall crawler. Self esteem and confidence are established in this 45 minutes of power. Preschool P.E Expose your child to many different types of sports. A new sport will be introduced every class and may include floor hockey, T-Ball, kickball, basketball and soccer. Rock Monkeys A marvelous class for kids that are inquisitive about the world of climbing. The cornerstone for an extended and riveting climbing career will be anchored as a result of this class. Kids will learn to climb, build confidence and increase self-esteem. Stinger Soccer Learn the basics of soccer. Y-rookies philosophy is stressed ... everyone plays, everyone is a winner! Tiny Tigers Beginner - Parent & Child Program. Taekwondo is great fun for kids ... and a great way to give kids a head start on life. W. Kim Taekwondo masters and instructors teach the positive benefits of self-discipline and confidence, develop coordination and increase strength and flexibility.

Mommy And Me 1 (Age 8-12mos) This parent-and-tot program uses the creative movement and exploration concepts to involve you and your child in new learning experiences. Class includes group time with songs and movement, musical instruments, bubbles, a guided introduction to new motor activities for your child, and plenty of time to socialize. Minimum/Maximum: 4/8 (Downstairs Mat Room) Mommy And Me 2 (Age 12-18mos) This parent-and-tot program uses the creative movement and exploration concepts to involve you and your child in new learning experiences. Class includes group time with songs and movement, musical instruments, bubbles, a guided introduction to new motor activities for your child, and plenty of time to socialize. Minimum/Maximum: 4/8 (Downstairs Mat Room) Toddler Tumbles (Age 18mos-2.5years) Join us for this exciting parent and toddler class where you and your child will rotate through an obstacle course, play with parachute, play freeze dance, sing songs, and spend time together. (Downstairs Mat Room)

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Summer Preschool Age 0-5 - 2014 Buehler YMCA  

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