Before-school physical activity program for Hemenway Elementary School that sparks a child’s mind and body for better learning during the school day.
BOKS is a parent run, physical activity program that sparks a child’s mind and body for better learning during the school day. Start the morning with active play to jump start children’s brains and make them better equipped for learning.
BOKS at Hemenway will run before school on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:30 to 9:10am. It will be available to Hemenway Students Kindergarten to 5th Grade. We will run a 10-12 week program. Each week will introduce a Skill of the Week, the kids will participate in fun fitness activities and BOKS Nutritional Bits.
For more information about the BOKS program visit http://www.bokskids.org
Active Bodies = Active Minds
Coding Club at Hemenway will run before school on Wednesdays from 8am-9am in the Hemenway Library/Media Room. It will be available on a lottery system for 25 students in Grades 2 through 5. Scratch I will introduce or build upon Creative Computing and Design Based Learning.
YOGA at Hemenway will run before school on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:30 to 9:10 am. It will be available to Hemenway Students Kindergarten through 5th Grade. We will run a 4-week program starting Tuesday January 8, 2019 through Thursday, January 31, 2019. Laura Mayhew, our BOKS trainer and certified yoga instructor, will lead the students in a 30 minute practice which includes yoga, mindfulness, and meditation.