Maker & Games

List of 14 items.

  • Bricks 4 Kidz LEGO® Jr. Engineering: PK4-K, Mondays

    Meets Mondays from 3:00 - 4:00 pm or 4:00 - 5:00pm. Classes are identical, but change lessons from semester to semester!
    Location: Lower School
    Offered to grades PK4-K
    $295 for the semester
    Instructor: Cindy Giddens

    Join the engineering fun at St. Andrews every Monday! Our Bricks 4 Kidz Lego model plans, designed by engineers and architects, teach children to learn with LEGO® Bricks. Our Lego® models are MOTORIZED. We will build vehicles, contraptions, inventions, animals and much more. Our projects motivate children by reinforcing S.T.E.M. principles while building self confidence, improving fine motor skills, and teaching math skills.We Learn, We Build, We Play with LEGO bricks! Different ALL new projects EVERY semester!
  • Bricks 4 Kidz STAR WARS LEGO® STEM Exploration: 1st - 4th, Wednesdays 3-4pm

    Meets on Wednesdays from 3 - 4pm.
    Offered to 1st - 4th grades.
    Tuition is $295 for the semester.

    Spring 2020 STAR WARS Lego STEM Exploration... In a Galaxy Far Away!
    This all-new class meets on Wednesdays from 3 - 4pm.
    Offered to 1st - 4th grades.
    Tuition is $295 for the semester.

    This semester will include a combination of Lego motorized models, brick models and wireless robotic Lego models featuring all things STAR WARS. Each week we will explore a STEM lesson featuring a galaxy far away and put our engineering skills to the test "Star Wars style". Please leave your light sabers at home... Get ready to build, problem solve and have FUN while learning with LEGO! Oh, did we mention?!?! Your child will be fully engaged for a FULL ONE HOUR learning experience each class session!

    Tuition includes all Lego equipment, use of an iPad when needed and the use of Lego robotics software. Come join the educational fun! We Learn, We Build, We Play with LEGO bricks! Different ALL new projects EVERY semester! 
  • Bricks 4 Kidz LEGO® WeDo Robotics Lab: 3rd-4th, Thursdays 3-4pm

    Meets Thursdays from 3:00 - 4:00 pm
    Location: Lower School
    Offered to grades 3-4
    $325 for the semester
    Instructor: Dr. Ann Scott

    Bricks 4 Kidz Lego® Robotics classes offer the excitement of building with LEGO bricks PLUS the challenge of computer programming! Using drag-and-drop icon-based software, we provide an experience introducing your child to the world of computer-programming and robotics. In this exciting semester of classes you will turn your LEGO creations into robots, programmed to do exactly what you tell them to do! Using Apple IPads and Bluetooth technology your child will be introduced to programming their creations for a wireless, cutting edge experience using the latest most current technology and Lego equipment! This fun, action-packed semester combines real-life skills with real fun!
  • Cooking: The Sustainable Kitchen: PK3, Wednesdays 3-3:45pm

    Meets on Wednesdays from 3pm - 3:45pm
    Offered to Pre-K3
    Location: Ford Hall Kitchen
    $325 for the semester.
    Taught by Erica Smith

    This class will cover cover age-appropriate lessons on the workings of an eco-friendly kitchen, from local food to low waste procedures, including gardening, recycling, and composting. As the class traverses food knowledge, they will broaden their palate and take ownership over their shared space and kitchen etiquette.

    **We do not have a nurse on duty during Enrichments. Children with food allergies and sensitivities should consult with Nurse Anna Wadlington before enrolling. You can email her at wadlingtona@gosaints.org**
  • Cooking: The Sustainable Kitchen: PK4-K, Thursdays 2:45-3:45pm

    Meets on Thursdays from 2:45pm - 3:45pm
    Offered to grades Pre-K4 and K
    Location: Ford Hall Kitchen
    $350 for the semester.
    Taught by Erica Smith

    This class will cover cover age-appropriate lessons on the workings of an eco-friendly kitchen, from local food to low waste procedures, including gardening, recycling, and composting. As the class traverses food knowledge, they will broaden their palate and take ownership over their shared space and kitchen etiquette.

    **We do not have a nurse on duty during Enrichments. Children with food allergies and sensitivities should consult with Nurse Anna Wadlington before enrolling. You can email her at wadlingtona@gosaints.org**
  • Cooking: The Sustainable Kitchen: K through 4th, Tuesdays

    Meets on Tuesdays from 3pm - 4pm with a second class from 4:15-5:15pm (classes are identical)
    Location: Ford Hall Kitchen
    $350 for the semester.
    Taught by Erica Smith

    This class will cover cover age-appropriate lessons on the workings of an eco-friendly kitchen, from local food to low waste procedures, including gardening, recycling, and composting. As the class traverses food knowledge, they will broaden their palate and take ownership over their shared space and kitchen etiquette.

    **We do not have a nurse on duty during Enrichments. Children with food allergies and sensitivities should consult with Nurse Anna Wadlington before enrolling. You can email her at wadlingtona@gosaints.org**


  • Creative Problem Solvers: 1st-2nd, Mondays 3-4pm

    Meets Mondays from 3 - 4pm
    Offered to 1st and 2nd grades
    Tuition is $325 for the semester
    Taught by Nicole Robinson, Chase Ogden and Jenny Ogden

    Creative Problem Solvers offers 1st and 2nd graders the opportunity to strengthen their creative thinking and problem solving skills through collaborating, constructing, and coding. Students will work in small groups to accomplish tasks using programmable robots, supported by brain teasers and compact instruction to reinforce teamwork, planning, and strategy. 
  • Dungeons & Dragons - SOUTH CAMPUS: 4th - 6th, Wednesdays, 4-5pm

    Meets on Wednesdays from 4-5pm at the Lower School
    Offered to grades 4 - 6
    Instructor: Justin Cook
    $200 for the semester.

    Create your own character, adventure with others, and hopefully save the day! Team with students to solve problems while both thinking creatively and operating within a rules system.

    Tabletop gaming gives students the valuable experience of imagination and cooperative storytelling, while providing a broad range of educational benefits including math skills, literacy, problem solving, and creative thinking.
  • Manners Matter: PK3-4th, Thursdays 3-4pm

    Meets Thursdays from 3pm - 4pm.
    Location: Lower School.
    Open to PK3 - 4th grades.
    $300 for the semester.
    Students will be grouped by age and also blended for certain activities.  
    Taught by Carolyn Cloud and Jackie Stedman

    This class is designed to encourage and emphasize good manners in today's busy society. We have new material for any students who have attended previous camps and classes. Some topics to be discussed will be: respect, responsibility, posture, personal hygiene, giving and receiving compliments, manners for all social occasions, table manners, meeting and greeting, healthy eating choices, handling difficult situations, and much more!
  • Mindful Me: PK3-K, Tuesdays and/or Fridays 3:40-4:15pm

    Meets on Tuesdays and/or Fridays from 3:40 - 4:15pm. Location: Early Childhood Center.
    $300 for the semester for one day/week.
    $425 for the semester for two days/week.
    These classes can be combined with Yoga for Early Childhood, if desired.
    Offered to grades PK3, PK4 and K.
    Your child can always drop into ASC before their class for no additional charge.

    Every child is empowered to create a peaceful, compassionate world. Mindful Monkeys is a place where children in their early childhood learn how to create connection, love, respect, joy and emotional resilience. The curriculum includes creative mindfulness games, visualizations and breathing exercises designed to help children feel grounded, find calm, improve focus, practice loving-kindness and relax.
  • Sew Fun Studios: 2nd-4th, Tuesdays 3:05-4:05pm

    Meets Tuesdays from 3:05 - 4:05 pm
    Location: Lower School
    Offered to grades 2nd-4th
    $325 for the semester
    Instructor: Lacey Fondren

    Learn sewing basics while you create and take home a variety of projects. Students will focus on principles of design and color, machine sewing straight seams/corners, cutting patterns, inserting a zipper and finishing well - craftsmanship. Choose from our trendy fabrics to make creations that are just your style. We will create projects using both machine and hand sewing skills. Sewing enforces Science Technology Engineering Art and Math (STEAM) principles so children are learning while having SEW much fun!

    Projects are different EVERY semester, and we provide project extensions for advanced skills. Children can take classes every semester and learn new skills while making new and different projects! Tuition includes ALL fabric, notions and the use of a sewing machine!
  • Slimes, Doughs and Other Crazy Concoctions: K-2nd, Mondays 3:15-4pm

    Meets on Mondays from 3:15 - 4:00 pm.
    Offered to K-2nd
    Tuition is $350 for the semester.
    Taught by Kim Sewell

    As a group, we will follow a recipe and make a Slime, Dough or other Concoction. Then the children will get to manipulate and explore the material and create with it. Each parent will receive pictures of each week's activities with their child.
  • Tinker Time: K-2nd, Fridays 3:15-4:15pm

    New projects for Spring!
    Meets on Fridays from 3:15 – 4:15pm.
    Open to K - 2nd grades.
    $350 for the semester.
    Instructor: Kim Sewell

    This class will recycle everyday materials, where we compose or decompose them into new creations with a purpose. These activities build creativity, ingenuity, and problem solving. Fine motor skills are developed and refined though the use of tape, hole punches, scissors, string, rubber bands, etc. Projects include homemade journals, sensory motion water bottles, shrinky dinks, bird feeders, wind chimes, etc. Every project will look different according to how a child makes it. We will use some small tools.
  • We Love Games: K-1st, Wednesdays 3:15-4pm

    Meets on Wednesdays from 3:15 - 4pm.
    Offered to grades K-1st.
    Tuition is $270.
    Taught by Saana Lonka.

    Children love games and in this class we will play different kinds of games; board games, card games, our self-made games.. Playing games is great and fun way to practice important skills such as waiting for your own turn and being a fair player. Your child will have an opportunity to bring his/her favorite game to class and create his/her own game with class mates!

South Campus | PK-3 to Grade 4

4120 Old Canton Road | Jackson, Mississippi 39216
Tel 601.987.9300 | Fax 601.987.9324

North Campus | Grades 5 to 12

370 Old Agency Road | Ridgeland, Mississippi 39157
Tel 601.853.6000 | Fax 601.853.6001