Saturday Classes for Young People Fall 2021 Registration


In-Person Classes

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9:00am and 9:30am Classes:
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Y1100: H.G.A. Hofstra Gifted Academy: Grades K-1
The Hofstra Gifted Academy (H.G.A.) is designed to enrich the lives of advanced students by expanding the scope of experiences provided by their school as well as to stimulate new creative interests in the students. Students will be challenged through three courses of their choice in subjects such as math, science, arts, and humanities. Each semester brings new courses to the gifted academy so get in now and be prepared for years of intellectual stimulation. Students who wish to participate in the Hofstra Gifted Academy must submit an application and $50 non-refundable application fee. To apply for consideration to this program; click here to download Application Form. Once accepted to the Hofstra Gifted Academy students can register for their H.G.A. courses in the current semester or any future semester. Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y1110: H.G.A. Hofstra Gifted Academy: Grades 2-3
The Hofstra Gifted Academy (H.G.A.) is designed to enrich the lives of advanced students by expanding the scope of experiences provided by their school as well as to stimulate new creative interests in the students. Students will be challenged through three courses of their choice in subjects such as math, science, arts, and humanities. Each semester brings new courses to the gifted academy so get in now and be prepared for years of intellectual stimulation. Students who wish to participate in the Hofstra Gifted Academy must submit an application and $50 non-refundable application fee. To apply for consideration to this program; click here to download Application Form. Once accepted to the Hofstra Gifted Academy students can register for their H.G.A. courses in the current semester or any future semester. Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y1120: H.G.A. Hofstra Gifted Academy: Grades 4-5
The Hofstra Gifted Academy (H.G.A.) is designed to enrich the lives of advanced students by expanding the scope of experiences provided by their school as well as to stimulate new creative interests in the students. Students will be challenged through three courses of their choice in subjects such as math, science, arts, and humanities. Each semester brings new courses to the gifted academy so get in now and be prepared for years of intellectual stimulation. Students who wish to participate in the Hofstra Gifted Academy must submit an application and $50 non-refundable application fee. To apply for consideration to this program; click here to download Application Form. Once accepted to the Hofstra Gifted Academy students can register for their H.G.A. courses in the current semester or any future semester. Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y1130: H.G.A. Hofstra Gifted Academy: Grades 6-8
The Hofstra Gifted Academy (H.G.A.) is designed to enrich the lives of advanced students by expanding the scope of experiences provided by their school as well as to stimulate new creative interests in the students. Students will be challenged through three courses of their choice in subjects such as math, science, arts, and humanities. Each semester brings new courses to the gifted academy so get in now and be prepared for years of intellectual stimulation. Students who wish to participate in the Hofstra Gifted Academy must submit an application and $50 non-refundable application fee. To apply for consideration to this program; click here to download Application Form. Once accepted to the Hofstra Gifted Academy students can register for their H.G.A. courses in the current semester or any future semester. Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y1212: Kindergartners Prepare To Read: Ages 5-6
This course is the sequel to Preschoolers Prepare to Read! - Part II, and focuses on the needs of students who are in kindergarten and want to continue expanding their skills before they begin first grade. Additional emphasis is placed on the phonetic instruction of the pre-reader, while sight vocabulary is further enhanced. Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y1212: Kindergartners Prepare To Read: Ages 5-6
This course is the sequel to Preschoolers Prepare to Read! - Part II, and focuses on the needs of students who are in kindergarten and want to continue expanding their skills before they begin first grade. Additional emphasis is placed on the phonetic instruction of the pre-reader, while sight vocabulary is further enhanced. Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y1300: Reading Is Fun: Grades 1-2
Using a thematic approach to reading enrichment for the beginning reader, this program is designed for those who enjoy reading as well as those who need extra help. In-class instruction incorporates the use of vocabulary words, reading passages and language arts skills to enhance the progress of the new reader. Themes include a variety of stimulating experiences that make reading fun and meaningful. Through the use of manipulatives, stories, and auditory and visual experiences, ideas come alive and excite children about reading. Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y1300: Reading Is Fun: Grades 1-2
Using a thematic approach to reading enrichment for the beginning reader, this program is designed for those who enjoy reading as well as those who need extra help. In-class instruction incorporates the use of vocabulary words, reading passages and language arts skills to enhance the progress of the new reader. Themes include a variety of stimulating experiences that make reading fun and meaningful. Through the use of manipulatives, stories, and auditory and visual experiences, ideas come alive and excite children about reading. Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y1314: Reading Fundamentals: Grades 3-4
This course is designed to assist students in expanding their comprehension skills and utilize them as they become reading detectives. Students will get engaged in close readings to analyze text. Through hands-on activities they will find evidence to support their answers. Students not only become stronger readers, but also develop a love for reading they can enjoy inside and outside of the classroom. Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y1316: Reaching Reading Goals: Grades 3-4
The class caters to those who enjoy reading as well as those who need additional support. Students will learn how to utilize comprehension strategies to become reading detectives as they close read. Students take part in hands-on activities that relate to the readings in class based on themes and begin to analyze content confidently inside and outside the classroom. Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y1320: Literacy Essentials: Grades 5-6
Building solid reading skills is essential for all successful students. In this course students build on comprehension, fluency and decoding skills while increasing and expanding their vocabulary. Our small class environment allows students to feel comfortable and confident engaging in class lessons and discussions. Students will be able to take the skills learned and apply them to everyday reading as well school assignments. Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y1410: Beginning To Write: Grades 1-2
This course is designed to meet the needs of emergent learners who require extra emphasis on writing skills. Students are motivated to write in a relaxed and supportive environment, using their everyday language and experiences. Imagination and creativity guide young writers to use developmentally appropriate spelling, organize their ideas and increase their awareness of punctuation. Students use the different phases of the writing process: pre-writing, revision and editing, and learn to see themselves as authors and their work as literature. Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y1412: English Grammar and Composition: Grades 6-8
Concentrating on grammar, punctuation, paragraphs, development of ideas and sentence structure, students use templates and visual aids to improve their writing skills. This process enables writers to successfully complete paragraphs and essays. Moreover, students can then transfer the knowledge gained from this course to their individual school settings. Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y1413: How to Write Better: Grades 5-6
The best way to become a better writer is to practice, practice, practice. Students complete weekly writing assignments while learning how to convey ideas quickly, clearly, and persuasively. Good writing reflects clear thinking - a process that serves the student throughout his/her lifetime. Activities include practical suggestions on writing style, organization and content of letters and essays, and how to write creatively. Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y1416: Assessment Writing: Grades 9-12
This course is geared to prepare students for Assessment (Regents/AP/SAT) Essays: Thematic, Document Based Questions (DBQ), and Critical Lens. The students will examine the best ways to organize, interpret and analyze both the information given and student content knowledge to aid student development in creating a cohesive final essay. The class will work on structure and layout by outlining and drafting before the final essay is written. This is a great course for any student preparing to take/re-take any examination.
Y1420: Calling All Writers!: Grades 3-4
Students in this course learn amazing writing tips while they explore the power behind the writing process. This class is challenging while at the same time exciting and engaging for each student. The focus is on helping children find ideas for writing projects by using their imaginations. By brainstorming in class to identify their special project, they create plots and characters. Both fiction and nonfiction materials are utilized, as well as graphic organizers. By the end of the session, students begin to think of themselves as authors with the experience of taking a story idea to its finished product - their own book. Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y1422: Aspiring Authors Club!: Grades 5-6
This class will inspire students with a passion for writing to follow their dreams and show their creativity on paper! With the use of literature from all genres students will create writing pieces that have descriptive details, organization and sentence fluency and show their individual voice. Works such as original short stories, poems and narrative essays and skits will be created in order to build your students writing portfolio. Basic review of spelling, grammar and punctuation will be incorporated into the class to ensure steady progress in your young author. Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y1423: Ready, Set...Write!: Grades 4-5
This course is offered online via ZOOM and takes place during the below dates and times. You will receive information about how to access the ZOOM room upon registering for the class. Send your child on an exciting journey of becoming a more descriptive and creative writer. This class will focus on assisting and motivating your young author to add details to their works and make them come alive on the paper. The incorporation of voice and word choice will be a high priority. Students will create original writing pieces to add to their portfolio. Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y1460: Grammar 101: Grades 3-4
This course is designed to give students a better understanding of grammar. Our goal is for our students to work on a variety of skills and concepts. Some of these are; the importance of capitalization and punctuation, sentence structure, all parts of speech, and the introduction of more challenging vocabulary. Students will be assessed through weekly spelling and vocabulary tests. This class will enable your child to become a better writer and build a stronger vocabulary base. Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y1475: Pen to Paper in All Genres: Grades 7 - 12
This course invites young authors to challenge themselves as they enter the exciting world of literature. Students learn the basic fundamentals of literacy genres across the board,such as fiction, poetry, science fiction, nonfiction, historical fiction, memoirs, short stories, fairy tales, fantasy, and drama. With the infusion of NYS Regents-based literacy elements and language skills, students celebrate creativity and individuality. Much of what is taught in this course helps students with their English school curricula by further enhancing their writing abilities in a well-rounded fashion. The instructor encourages students to take both risks and pride in their work while having fun! Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y1480: Literature Circles: Grades 5-6
Love to read? This is the place for you! Come join our Literature Circles of fun where we explore books you've always wanted to read. Since all reading is done during class, peer discussion is a focal point of this course. Students receive their own copies of books as well as highlighters and sticky notes to track critical thinking while reading. The techniques learned strengthen students' decoding, comprehension, and conversation skills. This literacy based class is both engaging and advantageous! Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y1485: Successful Readers: Grades 7-8
This course is offered online via ZOOM and takes place during the below dates and times. You will receive information about how to access the ZOOM room upon registering for the class. The foundations of reading need to be developed and reinforced in order to achieve and maintain a successful school career. In this class students continue to strengthen their reading comprehension, fluency and decoding skills. These essential skills can be transferred to all subject areas and used in various aspects of learning. Students will be able apply these reading fundamentals to school work as well as everyday reading. Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y2105: Kindergarten Math: Ages 5-6
Numbers and patterns and shapes, OH MY! This course focuses on the building blocks that all kindergarteners need to be successful in math. Using hands-on, interactive activities, students learn to form and identify numbers, recognize patterns, distinguish shapes, and much more. Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y2110: Big Ideas for Young Mathematicians: Grades 1-2
While learning such topics as time, money, patterns, logic and more in this interactive course, students discover mathematical concepts and learn to apply them in their everyday worlds. Since research suggests that many adults have a fear of math, this course is designed to foster a love of math by engaging in hands-on activities that inspire students to love math! Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y2110: Big Ideas for Young Mathematicians: Grades 1-2
While learning such topics as time, money, patterns, logic and more in this interactive course, students discover mathematical concepts and learn to apply them in their everyday worlds. Since research suggests that many adults have a fear of math, this course is designed to foster a love of math by engaging in hands-on activities that inspire students to love math! Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y2450: Math Made Easy - Part I: Grades 5-6
This course is designed to help students develop their math problem solving abilities. In both small and large group settings, the most challenging topics of grades 5 and 6 are addressed: fractions, decimals, percents, mean, median, mode, probability, signed numbers and word problems, to name a few. Students are encouraged to ask questions and discover how math can be made easy once they acquire the skills taught in this course. The major goal of this class is to provide the correct strategies to help children discover that math is fun and easy. Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y2470: Math Made Easy - Part II: Grades 7-8
This course is for students who need help in solving more difficult math problems involving decimals, fractions, percents, signed numbers, algebraic equations, and word problems. Time is spent reviewing basic concepts, and practice exercises within small group settings are used to reinforce concepts and their applications. Students are encouraged to bring work from their regular school math class to use as examples. Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y2480: Math Mania: Grades 3-4
During this course, students engage in activities that help develop their mathematical abilities, and topics that are commonly taught in grades 3 and 4 are covered. Possible topics include: place value, estimation/rounding, logic, properties of addition and multiplication, algebra, fractions, decimals, problem solving, geometry, exponents, statistics/probability, factors/multiples and more. Students are encouraged to work cooperatively as a class as well as in small groups and pairs. This course is designed for both students who want to challenge themselves and those who wish to sharpen their skills. Any student who enjoys learning while having fun will enjoy this class! Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y2485: More Math Please!: Grades 2-3
This course is for the hesitant mathematician and for those who just simply love math. All students participate in hands-on activities designed to help them utilize strategies for understanding and applying basic math concepts and skills. Each week a different math skill is reinforced through fun and creative approaches. In this class we practice working with numbers, operations, money, time, algebra, graphing, probability measurement and word problems. Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y2495: Making Sense of Math: Grades 4-5
This course consists of drills and practice in mathematic fundamentals: addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division. Using applications of math in everyday settings and a variety of activities to extend problem-solving abilities, students solve mathematical problems that further strengthen their math skills. Students focus on what numbers would make sense to get the correct answers, and learn to self-check by asking, "Does it make sense?" Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y3100: Stepping Stones in Science: Ages 4-5
In this age-appropriate, introductory course, children explore a variety of science topics through literature, poems, arts and crafts, hands-on activities, outdoor nature exploration and educational games. Activities are conducted each week that not only introduce major science concepts, but also teach general thinking skills such as patterns, shapes, colors, sequencing, sorting, graphing, measuring, comparing and observing - just to name a few! Children eagerly get involved in hands-on activities organized around various themes.Limited enrollment; register early! Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y3110: Young Science Investigators: Grades K-1
In this course, students learn to apply scientific concepts to hands-on experiments that venture beyond the typical classroom setting. The course of study varies each week, engaging students in a new experience each Saturday. It is an exciting, fun-filled course that encourages students to delve further into the world of science. Remember, it is better to have your child make a mess here in our classroom ... than all over your brand-new rug! Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y3111: Science - The First Step: Grades 1-2
The amazing life of the earthworm, the undersea life of the squid, intriguing rocks and minerals, the excitement of the dinosaur - these and many other wonders of science are presented to our young future scientists through hands-on experiences. Science concepts are presented in fun-filled ways, motivating young minds toward future learning. Different experiments are taught each season so that our students are able to continue their scientific experience throughout the year! Limited enrollment; register early! Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y3111: Science - The First Step: Grades 1-2
The amazing life of the earthworm, the undersea life of the squid, intriguing rocks and minerals, the excitement of the dinosaur - these and many other wonders of science are presented to our young future scientists through hands-on experiences. Science concepts are presented in fun-filled ways, motivating young minds toward future learning. Different experiments are taught each season so that our students are able to continue their scientific experience throughout the year! Limited enrollment; register early! Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y3112: Applied Science: Grades 2-4
Students are encouraged to investigate basic scientific concepts using hands-on activities. Each class will be broken into two parts. The first half of class will be a lesson about the science behind the activity for the day. The second half of the class, the students will use their supplies to solve a problem. Possible course topics include DNA, temperature, and currents. Scientific method, effects of pollution, animal adaptation, and engineering concepts may also be discussed. Instructor will provide a list of household materials needed prior to each class.
Y3113: Young Inventors at Work: Grades 3-4
Students learn what it takes to solve a seemingly overwhelming problem using only their wits, creativity, and ability to put the pieces together. In this hands-on workshop, students combine observation with a newfound familiarity with the scientific method to discover the inventor within. Each class will be broken into two parts. The first half of class will be a lesson about the science behind the activity for the day. The second half of the class, the students will use their supplies to solve a problem. They learn to create a flotation device that can save lives, devise a bridge that can withstand crushing under its own weight, and maybe even build a plane that may travel the distance of a football field! There are no limits to what an inventive mind can conceive. Instructor will provide a list of household materials needed prior to each class.
Y3415: Catholic High School Entrance Exam Preparation
Prepare for the Catholic High School Entrance Examination at Hofstra. Review basic skills in math, reading, writing, vocabulary and grammar. Learn problem-solving skills, and test-taking strategies. Take practice tests to reinforce your learning. Build your skills, and raise your test score. Textbook Requirements: students must have required textbook prior to start of class. Required textbook: Barons COOP/HSPT/TACHS, ISBN-13: 978-1438008677 / ISBN-10: 1438008678. Limited enrollment; register early. Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For further information, contact Youth Program Director Jessica Dease at 516-463-7400 or email Jessica.Dease@hofstra.edu
Y3520: STEM: Engineering Design: Grades: 6-8
In this course, students will begin their journey as the future builders and creators of the 21st century as they learn the fundamentals, the fun, and frustration of engineering design. Students will build something new each class and learn the importance of testing and evaluating their original design as they take thoughtful steps to improve their design through the process of iteration. In this course, students will also learn how to refine their cooperative, evaluative, design, creative, and presentation skills as they move through the weekly projects. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y4031: GBA: 3D Printing and Animation: Grades 5-12
This specialty course will have students diving head first into the exciting world of 3D modeling and animation, with the fantastic addition of 3D printing! Students will have an incredibly fun experience creating their own 3D art, including 3D characters, environments and animations – with no prior drawing or art experience required – and will bring their creations into the real world using cutting edge 3D printers! Whether you’ve seen it in video games, at the movies, or on TV, 3D animation is everywhere, and students will be breaking into the industry using state-of-the-art software, MAXON’s Cinema 4D – the same software used by professionals to create many of the animated films you see in the movies! By the end of the course, each student will have created a multitude of digital 3D models and animations complete with textures, lighting and other effects, as well as one to two 3D printed models to bring home for friends and family to see. Also, upon completion of the course, each student gets the opportunity to take home an exclusive student copy of the powerful Cinema 4D software for free! Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y4040: GBA: Junior Video Game Makers: Grades K-4
In this specially tailored course, young students learn how to create their very own video games, and all in a very fun and encouraging atmosphere! Each class, students will be introduced to a brand new feature that they will learn to add to their games, and apply basic math and science to bring their games to life! Students also have tons of fun designing their own characters, levels, sounds, and backgrounds, using their own unique artwork and creativity. By the end of the session, each student will have created a fully working game, and will receive their game to take home for friends and family to play! Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y4063: GBA: YouTube Video Producers: Grades 6-12
This course is offered online via ZOOM and takes place during the below dates and times. You will receive information about how to access the ZOOM room upon registering for the class. Become a professional YouTube video creator! YouTube is the largest, most successful video platform on the web, and in this course, students will graduate from viewers to creators! Using a variety of recording and capture tools, as well as photo, video, and audio editing tools accessible right from home, students will learn a wealth of new creative and technological skills to get them ready to take on their next big video idea! In addition, students will learn the best way to present themselves and their ideas through creative writing and public speaking techniques for use in any professional field! Note: All GBA online courses use a virtual classroom called Thinkific, which contains course info, downloads, videos, Zoom meeting info, and more! Please check your email before the start of classes for your login information! Course Requirements: PC or Mac computer, Webcam and Microphone/Headset.
Y4082: GBA: Roblox Creators Club: Grades 2-6
Create and publish your own Roblox games! This course for all Roblox fans will level up students from players to creators! Using the incredible developer tools in Roblox Studio, students will design their own vast 3D game worlds with customized interactive objects, realistic special effects, amazing physics systems, and much more! In addition, with Roblox Studio’s LUA programming language, students will use coding to customize their games to new heights! Join us online as new and veteran Roblox players learn and have fun together this Summer! Note: All GBA online courses use a virtual classroom called Thinkific, which contains course info, downloads, videos, Zoom meeting info, and more! Please check your email before the start of classes for your login information! Course Requirements: PC or Mac computer, Webcam and Microphone/Headset
Y4087: GBA: Intro to Video Game Design: Grades 4-9
Design your very own video games! In this introductory level course, students will learn the fundamentals of Video Game Development as they design and program a fully functional video game from start to finish, complete with unique characters, levels, backgrounds, sounds, and more! While developing their games, students also use and strengthen their math, logic, communication, concentration and critical thinking skills, as well as gain a great deal of self-confidence! By the end of the course, each student will gain a working knowledge of the technical and artistic concepts necessary in designing video games, and will receive their own finished game to bring home for friends and family to play! Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y5105: Creative Kids: Exploring Multi-Media: K-2
Young artists are encouraged to explore multi-media in an inquiry-based setting. Lessons will encompass age appropriate stories related to famous artists, technique, critical thinking skills, and exploration of art culture. Instructor will provide a list of basic art supplies needed for each week prior to class. Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y5110: Art Enrichment: Grades 3-5
This class is open to beginner and intermediate artists. Exciting lessons are aligned with NYS and Common Core Visual Art Standards to enhance the depth of personal growth within your child. An inquiry-based and holistic approach to art will guide the young artist in their journey to find self-identity and balance in nature. Children will be introduced to art critique and gallery discussions. Instructor will provide a list of household items needed for each week prior to class. Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y5350: Discovery, Self Expression and the Visual Arts: Grades 6-8
This class gives students the opportunity to explore a variety of mediums and artist tools as well as creating original work that is in service of their own personal vision. Instruction is given in the artistic process as well as a number of mediums such as pencil, pen and ink, pastels, charcoal and watercolor painting. The goal of the class is to encourage students to generate their own ideas and choose the tools and mediums they enjoy using to create art that is truly their own to achieve their goals as a visual artist. Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y5355: Portfolio Development and Personal Vision: Grades 9-12
This class instructs students in the process of creating a coherent portfolio that reflects their own personal vision. Instruction is given in the process of taking an original idea from rough sketch to finished piece using a number of different mediums such as pencil, pen and ink, pastels, color pencils, markers, watercolor and acrylic painting. The class also emphasizes basic concepts like anatomy and composition. Students are encouraged to experiment with ideas and mediums in an effort to help them fulfill their artistic goals. Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y5600: Methods in Clay: Grades 3-Adult
Begin to bend your mind to unleash your imagination through learning the basic skills of working with clay. In this beginning class, students will not only learn techniques, they will also start to use color application to express their ideas. No experience is necessary, only a willingness to try new things and explore new realms. Examples of projects created in this class will include pottery making, small structures and the human form using wheel throwing and handbuilding techniques. Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map. This course has been approved by Girl Scouts of Nassau County. Please refer to Girl Scouts of Nassau County Possibilities Program and Event Guide for program/badge details. To register and receive the registration discount or for further information, contact Jessica Dease, Program Director at 516-463-7400 or email Jessica.Dease@hofstra.edu. Note: To receive tuition discounts must contact our office and provide your Girl Scout Troop number.
Y5605: Advanced Methods in Clay: Grades 3-Adult
In this advanced class, participants will continue to explore the medium of clay while pushing the boundaries of their ideas and imagination. The class will expand student’s knowledge of hand building, wheel throwing and color application techniques. Some prior experience is beneficial, but also the willing to try new approaches is greatly encouraged. Examples of projects created in this class will include the figure, hybrid-animals, small structures and pottery making using wheel throwing and handbuilding techniques. Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map This course has been approved by Girl Scouts of Nassau County. Please refer to Girl Scouts of Nassau County Possibilities Program and Event Guide for program/badge details. To register and receive the registration discount or for further information, contact Jessica Dease, Program Director at 516-463-7400 or email Jessica.Dease@hofstra.edu. Note: To receive tuition discounts must contact our office and provide your Girl Scout Troop number.
Y6100: Introduction to Cartooning: Grades 2-5
Elementary-aged students with an interest in cartooning learn the basics of cartooning, from character structure, penciling, inking, coloring and storytelling through a series of fun and creative projects such as creating their own character key chains, cards and buttons to making their own comic strips. Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y6100: Introduction to Cartooning: Grades 2-5
Elementary-aged students with an interest in cartooning learn the basics of cartooning, from character structure, penciling, inking, coloring and storytelling through a series of fun and creative projects such as creating their own character key chains, cards and buttons to making their own comic strips. Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y6200: Cartooning: Intermediate: Grades 5-12
Students with a passion for cartooning this class is for you! With step-by-step instructions, participants learn to draw some of today's most popular characters while they are introduced to perspective and the proper way to ink and color their work. The students create their own original comic strips, comic books, storyboards and more with the support and guidance of the instructor. Limited enrollment; register early! Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map. This course has been approved by Girl Scouts of Nassau County. Please refer to Girl Scouts of Nassau County Possibilities Program and Event Guide for program/badge details. To register and receive the registration discount or for further information, contact Jessica Dease, Program Director at 516-463-7400 or email Jessica.Dease@hofstra.edu. Note: To receive tuition discounts must contact our office and provide your Girl Scout Troop number.
Y6200: Cartooning: Intermediate: Grades 5-12
Students with a passion for cartooning this class is for you! With step-by-step instructions, participants learn to draw some of today's most popular characters while they are introduced to perspective and the proper way to ink and color their work. The students create their own original comic strips, comic books, storyboards and more with the support and guidance of the instructor. Limited enrollment; register early! Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map. This course has been approved by Girl Scouts of Nassau County. Please refer to Girl Scouts of Nassau County Possibilities Program and Event Guide for program/badge details. To register and receive the registration discount or for further information, contact Jessica Dease, Program Director at 516-463-7400 or email Jessica.Dease@hofstra.edu. Note: To receive tuition discounts must contact our office and provide your Girl Scout Troop number.
Y6300: Advanced Cartooning: Grades 7-12
The cartooning program culminates with this course. Here, serious cartooning students learn what it takes to become professional cartoonists. Students learn penciling, inking and coloring to create comic strips, comic books, animation cells and giant cartoon posters. Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map. This course has been approved by Girl Scouts of Nassau County. Please refer to Girl Scouts of Nassau County Possibilities Program and Event Guide for program/badge details. To register and receive the registration discount or for further information, contact Jessica Dease, Program Director at 516-463-7400 or email Jessica.Dease@hofstra.edu. Note: To receive tuition discounts must contact our office and provide your Girl Scout Troop number.
Y6500: Cartoon Sculpture: Grades 6-12
Students expand their artistic skills by modeling characters from polymer clay on a wire armature. Students also have the opportunity to create action figures, which is quite the rage in the toy industry. Emphasis is on originality and creativity, resulting in finished 3-D sculptures. These cartoon sculptures are excellent additions to the professional portfolio of a cartoonist, animator or fine artist. Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map. This course has been approved by Girl Scouts of Nassau County. Please refer to Girl Scouts of Nassau County Possibilities Program and Event Guide for program/badge details. To register and receive the registration discount or for further information, contact Jessica Dease, Program Director at 516-463-7400 or email Jessica.Dease@hofstra.edu. Note: To receive tuition discounts must contact our office and provide your Girl Scout Troop number.
Y7110: Beginning Piano: Grades 3-7
This course is offered online via ZOOM and takes place during the below dates and times. You will receive information about how to access the ZOOM room upon registering for the class. This course is for both beginners and those who have given up on conventional lessons. Students are introduced to music fundamentals and piano study, so previous training is not necessary. Instruction is provided by an experienced piano teacher, with an emphasis on becoming comfortable with the electronic keyboard. Students must have the use of a piano or electronic keyboard at home. Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y7130: Guitar for the Beginner: Grades 3-12
This course is offered online via ZOOM and takes place during the below dates and times. You will receive information about how to access the ZOOM room upon registering for the class. This course introduces students to the fundamentals of guitar playing. Musical principles such as melody (single notes), harmony (chords) and rhythm (timing) are covered. The instructor, an experienced teacher and performer, presents the guitar in a variety of "stylistic settings" (i.e., rock, jazz, blues, classical). No previous experience needed! Whether you are seeking to acquire an initial ability or further existing ones, come join us for an enjoyable musical experience. Students must provide their own guitar. Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y7360: A Star is Born: Grades 2-5
"All the worlds a stage" and magic will happen on ours as students explore the excitement of performance. They will become familiar with basic acting skills and stage craft. Their imaginations will soar as they cast-off inhibitions while progressing from simple theater games and improvisations to a polished presentation on an intimate campus stage. Come and set free your inner star and shine for all to see in this... Introduction to Theater. (No prior acting experience is necessary) Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y7455: Theatre Games and Improv: Grades 2-5
Let theatre games and improv give you a little fun out of the sun. It'll be a belly full of laughs as you use your imagination to spark your creativity, express your emotions, and entertain your peers. With no lines to memorize, you'll get to put the Ha-Ha back in your funny bone while gaining confidence on stage. So come on down and release your inner clown! No prior experience necessary! Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y8110: En Garde! Beginner: Grades 6-12
Have you always wanted to try your skill at "dueling," but didn't know where to begin? Well, en garde! This course introduces you to the art of swordplay in a safe, progressive manner. Taught by a University fencing instructor and coach, learn how to advance, retreat and lunge, along with various attacks and parries. Develop stamina, quick reactions, speed, accuracy and excellent coordination through participation in the sport. Protective clothing and safe, blunted weapons are provided. Bring only your courage to class! Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map. This course has been approved by Girl Scouts of Nassau County. Please refer to Girl Scouts of Nassau County Possibilities Program and Event Guide for program/badge details. To register and receive the registration discount or for further information, contact Jessica Dease, Program Director at 516-463-7400 or email Jessica.Dease@hofstra.edu. Note: To receive tuition discounts must contact our office and provide your Girl Scout Troop number.
Y8120: En Garde! Advanced: Grades 6-12
En garde! Beginner or equivalent experience is the prerequisite for this class. Students continue to develop stamina and hone their skills in parries, attacks, lunges and advances. Opportunities for competitions among students are provided throughout the semester. The instructor helps to develop the individual needs of each student. Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y8210: Road to Success: Grades 6-8
Every successful student started with a solid foundation in studying. As students progress in their academic careers, study skills, time management, note-taking, organizational skills and test-taking techniques play an integral part in their achievements. This class focuses on these fundamental components to improve a child’s way of studying and learning. Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y8230: Public Speaking/Debate: Grades 7-12
In this course, students will learn and develop the skills necessary for public speaking while working to develop strong debate tactics. Students will be given the opportunity to develop their speeches through writing and practice the delivery of their messages through oral presentations in class. Students will be asked to customize their speeches to different audiences to enhance proper delivery styles. Class will work individually, and in teams to practice group debating skills. They will develop the self-confidence needed to fluently deliver and argue their ideas and effectively counter-argue their debate opponents in the future. This course will allow students to set and reach personal goals to confidently express themselves verbally and dynamically. This course has been approved by Girl Scouts of Nassau County. Please refer to Girl Scouts of Nassau County Possibilities Program and Event Guide for program/badge details. To register and receive the registration discount or for further information, contact Jessica Dease, Program Director at 516-463-7400 or email Jessica.Dease@hofstra.edu. Note: To receive tuition discounts must contact our office and provide your Girl Scout Troop number.
Y8410: Beginner Swim
This class is for children who are new to swimming. In groups of 2 or 3, swimmers learn water initiation as well as how to feel comfortable in the water. They are introduced to elementary aquatic skills, including floating and locomotion. As students progress, they are taught the fundamentals of the beginner stroke. Minimum 4 years of age; birth certificate required. Please be aware of the following guidelines for beginner swim: Child must be 4 years old at the start of the semester Children are placed in groups of 2-3 per instructor; not one to one instruction. Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map. This course has been approved by Girl Scouts of Nassau County. Please refer to Girl Scouts of Nassau County Possibilities Program and Event Guide for program/badge details. To register and receive the registration discount or for further information, contact Jessica Dease, Program Director at 516-463-7400 or email Jessica.Dease@hofstra.edu. Note: To receive tuition discounts must contact our office and provide your Girl Scout Troop number.
Y8410: Beginner Swim
This class is for children who are new to swimming. In groups of 2 or 3, swimmers learn water initiation as well as how to feel comfortable in the water. They are introduced to elementary aquatic skills, including floating and locomotion. As students progress, they are taught the fundamentals of the beginner stroke. Minimum 4 years of age; birth certificate required. Please be aware of the following guidelines for beginner swim: Child must be 4 years old at the start of the semester Children are placed in groups of 2-3 per instructor; not one to one instruction. Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map. This course has been approved by Girl Scouts of Nassau County. Please refer to Girl Scouts of Nassau County Possibilities Program and Event Guide for program/badge details. To register and receive the registration discount or for further information, contact Jessica Dease, Program Director at 516-463-7400 or email Jessica.Dease@hofstra.edu. Note: To receive tuition discounts must contact our office and provide your Girl Scout Troop number.
Y8410: Beginner Swim
This class is for children who are new to swimming. In groups of 2 or 3, swimmers learn water initiation as well as how to feel comfortable in the water. They are introduced to elementary aquatic skills, including floating and locomotion. As students progress, they are taught the fundamentals of the beginner stroke. Minimum 4 years of age; birth certificate required. Please be aware of the following guidelines for beginner swim: Child must be 4 years old at the start of the semester Children are placed in groups of 2-3 per instructor; not one to one instruction. Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map. This course has been approved by Girl Scouts of Nassau County. Please refer to Girl Scouts of Nassau County Possibilities Program and Event Guide for program/badge details. To register and receive the registration discount or for further information, contact Jessica Dease, Program Director at 516-463-7400 or email Jessica.Dease@hofstra.edu. Note: To receive tuition discounts must contact our office and provide your Girl Scout Troop number.
Y8420: Advanced Beginner Swim
This class is for children who can swim 5 yards on their stomach and 5 yards on their back without assistance. In groups of 4 to 7, swimmers are taught correct breathing as well as proper stroke and kick techniques. Swimmers are taught the front crawl, back crawl and the elementary backstroke. They begin to work on their endurance and build on the skills that were taught in Beginner Swim. Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map. This course has been approved by Girl Scouts of Nassau County. Please refer to Girl Scouts of Nassau County Possibilities Program and Event Guide for program/badge details. To register and receive the registration discount or for further information, contact Jessica Dease, Program Director at 516-463-7400 or email Jessica.Dease@hofstra.edu. Note: To receive tuition discounts must contact our office and provide your Girl Scout Troop number.
Y8420: Advanced Beginner Swim
This class is for children who can swim 5 yards on their stomach and 5 yards on their back without assistance. In groups of 4 to 7, swimmers are taught correct breathing as well as proper stroke and kick techniques. Swimmers are taught the front crawl, back crawl and the elementary backstroke. They begin to work on their endurance and build on the skills that were taught in Beginner Swim. Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map. This course has been approved by Girl Scouts of Nassau County. Please refer to Girl Scouts of Nassau County Possibilities Program and Event Guide for program/badge details. To register and receive the registration discount or for further information, contact Jessica Dease, Program Director at 516-463-7400 or email Jessica.Dease@hofstra.edu. Note: To receive tuition discounts must contact our office and provide your Girl Scout Troop number.
Y8420: Advanced Beginner Swim
This class is for children who can swim 5 yards on their stomach and 5 yards on their back without assistance. In groups of 4 to 7, swimmers are taught correct breathing as well as proper stroke and kick techniques. Swimmers are taught the front crawl, back crawl and the elementary backstroke. They begin to work on their endurance and build on the skills that were taught in Beginner Swim. Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map. This course has been approved by Girl Scouts of Nassau County. Please refer to Girl Scouts of Nassau County Possibilities Program and Event Guide for program/badge details. To register and receive the registration discount or for further information, contact Jessica Dease, Program Director at 516-463-7400 or email Jessica.Dease@hofstra.edu. Note: To receive tuition discounts must contact our office and provide your Girl Scout Troop number.
Y8430: Intermediate Swim
This course is for children who can swim 25 yards/meters (one lap) of each of the following: front crawl, back crawl, and elementary backstroke. In groups of 7 to 12, swimmers are taught the breaststroke and how to refine their other strokes. Swimmers work on their endurance and build on the skills they were taught in Advanced Beginner Swim. Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map. This course has been approved by Girl Scouts of Nassau County. Please refer to Girl Scouts of Nassau County Possibilities Program and Event Guide for program/badge details. To register and receive the registration discount or for further information, contact Jessica Dease, Program Director at 516-463-7400 or email Jessica.Dease@hofstra.edu. Note: To receive tuition discounts must contact our office and provide your Girl Scout Troop number.
Y8430: Intermediate Swim
This course is for children who can swim 25 yards/meters (one lap) of each of the following: front crawl, back crawl, and elementary backstroke. In groups of 7 to 12, swimmers are taught the breaststroke and how to refine their other strokes. Swimmers work on their endurance and build on the skills they were taught in Advanced Beginner Swim. Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map. This course has been approved by Girl Scouts of Nassau County. Please refer to Girl Scouts of Nassau County Possibilities Program and Event Guide for program/badge details. To register and receive the registration discount or for further information, contact Jessica Dease, Program Director at 516-463-7400 or email Jessica.Dease@hofstra.edu. Note: To receive tuition discounts must contact our office and provide your Girl Scout Troop number.
Y8430: Intermediate Swim
This course is for children who can swim 25 yards/meters (one lap) of each of the following: front crawl, back crawl, and elementary backstroke. In groups of 7 to 12, swimmers are taught the breaststroke and how to refine their other strokes. Swimmers work on their endurance and build on the skills they were taught in Advanced Beginner Swim. Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map. This course has been approved by Girl Scouts of Nassau County. Please refer to Girl Scouts of Nassau County Possibilities Program and Event Guide for program/badge details. To register and receive the registration discount or for further information, contact Jessica Dease, Program Director at 516-463-7400 or email Jessica.Dease@hofstra.edu. Note: To receive tuition discounts must contact our office and provide your Girl Scout Troop number.
Y8440: Hofstra Junior Swim Club
This course provides swim practice and instruction for students who aspire to be competitive swimmers. An experienced swim coach paces the youngsters as though they are on a swim team. Each session includes practice and instruction in all strokes, coupled with lap swimming, the racing dive and competitive turns for each stroke. Prerequisite: Students should be able to maintain basic strokes for at least 2 laps or 50 yards. Limited enrollment; register early! Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map.
Y8450: Pre-lifeguard Training Skills Program: Ages 13 and up
Learn what it takes to become a lifeguard on Long Island - a great summer job for qualified teens! This course is for those students interested in eventually becoming lifeguards or who just want to train without competing. Strengthen your endurance through lap swimming and interval training while you learn necessary lifeguarding skills. Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map. This course has been approved by Girl Scouts of Nassau County. Please refer to Girl Scouts of Nassau County Possibilities Program and Event Guide for program/badge details. To register and receive the registration discount or for further information, contact Jessica Dease, Program Director at 516-463-7400 or email Jessica.Dease@hofstra.edu. Note: To receive tuition discounts must contact our office and provide your Girl Scout Troop number.
Y8500: Tennis: Grades 2 - 12
Small group and individual instruction on our outside courts for beginner to intermediate students. Rain dates are scheduled if necessary. Students must provide their own racquets. Limited enrollment; register early! Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map. This course has been approved by Girl Scouts of Nassau County. Please refer to Girl Scouts of Nassau County Possibilities Program and Event Guide for program/badge details. To register and receive the registration discount or for further information, contact Jessica Dease, Program Director at 516-463-7400 or email Jessica.Dease@hofstra.edu. Note: To receive tuition discounts must contact our office and provide your Girl Scout Troop number.
Y8500: Tennis: Grades 2 - 12
Small group and individual instruction on our outside courts for beginner to intermediate students. Rain dates are scheduled if necessary. Students must provide their own racquets. Limited enrollment; register early! Note: You may be eligible for the Saturday Classes for Young People Early Registration Discount program. If you enroll one-week before the program start date you will be entitled to a $25 Early Registration Discount per course. Discount will be received at checkout. For more information call 516 463 7400. Click for Directions and Campus Map. This course has been approved by Girl Scouts of Nassau County. Please refer to Girl Scouts of Nassau County Possibilities Program and Event Guide for program/badge details. To register and receive the registration discount or for further information, contact Jessica Dease, Program Director at 516-463-7400 or email Jessica.Dease@hofstra.edu. Note: To receive tuition discounts must contact our office and provide your Girl Scout Troop number.