Saturday Classes for Young People Summer 2022 Registration


In-Person Classes

Choose one or more classes from the time-slots below.



8:25am, 9:00am, and 9:30am Classes:
10:30am Classes:
11:05am Classes:



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.
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.
Y1315: Readers' Theatre: Grades 2-5
Readers’ theatre is a highly motivating literacy strategy which allows the reader to absorb into the literacy experience and become a star. The class connects oral reading, literature, drama, vocabulary, auditory, visual, and kinetic components. Students reflect on material; use their voice, expressions and interpretations; increase comprehension; develop public speaking skills; and learn to make connections to the character as well as real-life connections. This class provides an opportunity for students to develop critical, lifelong communication skills as they integrate the multiple intelligences. Readers’ theatre is an opportunity for students of varied reading abilities to increase confidence, fluency and automaticity. Students interpret dialogue and communicate meaning, increasing awareness and appreciation of plays as a form of 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.
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.
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.
Y1600: Spanish for Starters: Grades K-2
Bienvenidos! Welcome! Students dive right into an introduction to the Spanish language. Topics include numbers, letters of the alphabet, days of the week, months of the year, holidays, and more. Taught through storytelling, interactive technology, and hands-on activities, students learn how to read, write, and speak Spanish, and are introduced to the Spanish culture in this introductory-level course. 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.
Y1610: Beginner Spanish: Grades 3-5
Bienvenidos! Welcome! Students with an interest in learning the Spanish language will enjoy this fun and exciting course. Topics include introduction to conversations, verbs, popular phrases, Spanish culture, and more. Students create their own illustrated books written in Spanish that are presented to friends and family during the final 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.
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.
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.
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.
Y3419: TACHS Exam Test Prep
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 us at 516-463-7400 or email ce-youth@hofstra.edu
Y3520: STEM: Engineering Design: Grades: 5-8
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.
Y4082: GBA: Roblox Creators Club: Grades 2-5
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!
Y4085: GBA: Video Game Development - Multi-Games: Grades 2-6
Make your own video games! In this introductory level course, students will design and program their very own video games using the versatile GameMaker software. While building up their art, coding, and creative skills, students will create their own unique worlds with original characters, power-ups, adversaries, special effects, and so much more! By the end of the course, each student will have a finished game to show off to family and friends, or with the world online! Along with a plethora of technical skills, students will see their self-confidence soar as they go from players to makers!
Y4086: GBA: Video Game Development - Multi-Games: Grades 6-12
In this special 6 week course, both new and returning Video Game Development students have the opportunity to create, not one, but THREE of their very own video games! Each student will learn the skills and techniques necessary to design and program their own video games using professional game development software, and returning students will greatly expand their skills as they learn how to incorporate a multitude of fun new features into three brand new types of games! While they develop their games, students strengthen their math, science, logic, and artistic skills, as well as gain an incredible sense of self-confidence! 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.
Y4089: GBA: Roblox Creators Club: Grades 6-12
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!
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.
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.
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.
Y8130: En Garde! Beginner/Advanced: Grades 6-12
Have you always wanted to try your skill at "dueling?" Well, En Garde! This course, taught by a University fencing instructor and coach, will introduce you to the art of swordplay in a safe progressive manner. Develop stamina, quick reactions, speed, accuracy and excellent coordination through participation in this growing sport. Protective clothing and safe, blunted weapons are provided. For summer session only, class time is extended with beginner and advanced students meeting together. Attention will be customized to each groups particular level of 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Y9001: S.U.R.F. Summer University for Reviewing Fundamentals: First Grade
During the summer months sharpening a young person's academic skills can be imperative toward their development. In this class each student will receive instruction for one hour each in reading, writing and math. The program encourages students to continue to develop their academic skills while learning in a fun and comfortable environment. Our certified teachers will review and reinforce concepts essential to entering a new school year with confidence. Please register your child for the grade they will be entering in September. 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.
Y9002: S.U.R.F. Summer University for Reviewing Fundamentals: Second Grade
During the summer months sharpening a young person's academic skills can be imperative toward their development. In this class each student will receive instruction for one hour each in reading, writing and math. The program encourages students to continue to develop their academic skills while learning in a fun and comfortable environment. Our certified teachers will review and reinforce concepts essential to entering a new school year with confidence. Please register your child for the grade they will be entering in September. 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.
Y9003: S.U.R.F. Summer University for Reviewing Fundamentals: Third Grade
During the summer months sharpening a young person's academic skills can be imperative toward their development. In this class each student will receive instruction for one hour each in reading, writing and math. The program encourages students to continue to develop their academic skills while learning in a fun and comfortable environment. Our certified teachers will review and reinforce concepts essential to entering a new school year with confidence. Please register your child for the grade they will be entering in September. 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.
Y9004: S.U.R.F. Summer University for Reviewing Fundamentals: Fourth Grade
During the summer months sharpening a young person's academic skills can be imperative toward their development. In this class each student will receive instruction for one hour each in reading, writing and math. The program encourages students to continue to develop their academic skills while learning in a fun and comfortable environment. Our certified teachers will review and reinforce concepts essential to entering a new school year with confidence. Please register your child for the grade they will be entering in September. 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.
Y9005: S.U.R.F. Summer University for Reviewing Fundamentals: Fifth Grade
During the summer months sharpening a young person's academic skills can be imperative toward their development. In this class each student will receive instruction for one hour each in reading, writing and math. The program encourages students to continue to develop their academic skills while learning in a fun and comfortable environment. Our certified teachers will review and reinforce concepts essential to entering a new school year with confidence. Please register your child for the grade they will be entering in September. 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.
Y9006: S.U.R.F. Summer University for Reviewing Fundamentals: Sixth Grade
During the summer months sharpening a young person's academic skills can be imperative toward their development. In this class each student will receive instruction for one hour each in reading, writing and math. The program encourages students to continue to develop their academic skills while learning in a fun and comfortable environment. Our certified teachers will review and reinforce concepts essential to entering a new school year with confidence. Please register your child for the grade they will be entering in September. 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.