Before & After School Programs

Braintree Extended Enrichment Program (BEEP)


Fall 2017 Enrollment Packet

Beginning Tuesday, October 10th, the Braintree Public Schools will begin the fall session of extended enrichment programs to be held at various school buildings for all the children in grades K-5. Students must be enrolled in Braintree Public Schools in order to attend the program.

An Extended Enrichment registration form must be completed and the fee for the program must be submitted before a child is eligible to enter the program. Registrations and fees must be returned to the Monatiquot School, c/o Maureen Moline, 25 Brow Avenue, Braintree, MA 02184 with all checks made payable to the Town of Braintree. A minimum enrollment will be required for a course to be offered. Registration is on a first come-first serve basis. There will be no confirmation calls. You will only be called if the class is full.

Programs will be held for five consecutive weeks unless noted in the schedule or interrupted by a holiday, school vacation or a weather emergency. Payment for more than one course or child may be combined into one check. However, a separate registration form must be filled out per course per child.

Please read each course description carefully and pay particular attention to the time and location of the course. All transportation to and from the location must be provided by the parents. Parents must be prompt in picking up their child. A $5.00 late fee will be assessed for every 15 minutes past the ending time of the course. Children may sign up for more than one course at any school. These courses are not limited to children attending that particular school.

If you have any further questions, please contact the program coordinator, Maureen Moline at mmoline@braintreema.gov.


OUTDOOR PLAY

  • Location: Highlands Playground
  • Time 3:00 – 4:15 PM
  • Teachers: Ms. Sullivan & Ms. Leminen
  • Day: Tuesday (4 weeks) Grades: 3 & 4, Wednesday (4 weeks) Grades 1 & 2
  • Cost: $30.00
  • Join us outside for some fun. Games will include capture the flag, wiffle ball, kickball etc.
  • Class Limit: 30

RECORDER CLUB

  • Location: Highlands Cafeteria
  • Time: 3:00 – 3:30 PM
  • Teacher: Mrs. Herrmann
  • Grades: 4th who studied recorder in 3rd
  • Day: Wednesday & Thursday (5 weeks)
  • Cost: $30.00
  • Did you study the recorder in school as a third grader last year and want to know more? Recorder Club will be a great place to brush up your skills and continue to learn more about how to play the recorder with new notes and songs. We will be in the Highlands Cafeteria on Wednesdays and Thursdays from 3:00 – 3:30 PM each day. Participants must be current fourth graders, provide their own recorder, have experience learning the basic in third grade, and be excited to play!
  • Class Limit: 20

KIDS IN THE KITCHEN

  • Location: Morrison –Teacher’s Lounge
  • Time: 3:00 – 4:15 PM
  • Teacher: Ms. Gonzalez
  • Grades: 2,3,4,5
  • Day: Wednesday (4 weeks)
  • Cost: $30.00 (plus $20 for mat.)
  • No-bake cooking activities! We will have fun learning easy snack recipes for enjoying after school or when entertaining friends. Before dropping off your child, please fill out an allergy information form provided by the teacher.
  • Class Limit: 12

DRAMA AND IMPROV GAMES

  • Location: Highlands Room 3
  • Time: 7:30 – 8:30 AM
  • Teacher: Mrs. Linnane & Mrs. Daiute
  • Grades: 3,4,5
  • Day: Thursday (5 weeks)
  • Cost: $30.00
  • Drama, Drama, Drama! We will work in small groups to practice a wide variety of drama skits and improvisational games. Each session will conclude with an old-fashioned games of Charades. Be prepared to show your creative acting skills and have some fun with us!
  • Class Limit: 20

SCARPBOOKING FOR BEGINNERS

  • Location: Highlands Room 3
  • Time: 7:30 – 8:30 AM
  • Teacher: Mrs. Linnane & Mrs. Daiute
  • Grades: 3,4,5
  • Day: Tuesday (5 weeks)
  • Cost: $30.00 (plus $25 for mat.)
  • Welcome to the wonderful world of scrapbooking! We will work with you to create a beautiful, personalized masterpiece. Samples of scrapbooks will be available for ideas and we will assist you as you decorate your scrapbook pages. Please come to the first session with a 10” X 10” scrapbook and at least 20 pictures. The material fee will be used for paper, decorations, stickers, ribbon, glue and scissors, etc.
  • Class Limit: 20

LEARN AND PLAY THE EL WAY

  • Location: Hollis Room 204
  • Time: 3:00 - 4:00 PM
  • Teachers: Ms. McHugh & Ms. Gonzalez
  • Grades: K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5
  • Day: Tuesday (5 weeks)
  • Cost: $30.00 (plus $5 for mat.)
  • Come join an after school group to practice language! EL students (English Learners) and others in grades K – 5 are welcome to practice their English skills in a fun environment. Activities include games, crafts, and building with Legos and other construction toys. Bring your own snack. Join the fun! Note: This is not a homework club. Please bring $5.00 cash to the first class. All are welcome!
  • Class Limit: 20

KEYBOARDING

  • Location: Hollis Computer Lab
  • Time: 3:00 – 4:00 PM
  • Teacher: Ms. Sullivan
  • Grades: 3, 4, 5
  • Day: Wednesday (5 weeks)
  • Cost: $30.00
  • Learn keyboarding skills. Practice typing using correct hand positions to improve accuracy and increase speed. Skills can be beginner to intermediate. Students will be able to follow and track individual progress.
  • Class Limit: 15

OUTDOOR SPORTS

  • Location: Morrison Playground
  • Time: 3:00 - 4:00 PM
  • Teacher: Mr. Dufault
  • Grades: 2,3,4,5
  • Day: Thursday Grades: 2 & 3 (5 weeks), Friday Grades: 4 & 5 (5 weeks)
  • Cost: $30.00
  • Let’s have fun playing sports outside! We’ll enjoy the great weather playing games like kickball, football, soccer, capture the flag, and more!
  • Class Limit: 24

BACKYARD GAMES

  • Location: Morrison Gym
  • Time: 3:00 – 4:15 PM
  • Teachers: Mrs. Varley & Mrs. Myron
  • Grades: 2,3,4,5
  • Day: Monday (4 weeks)
  • Cost: $30.00 (plus $10 for mat.)
  • Summer hasn’t quite come to an end just yet! Come join us in some backyard games. Students will work together to practice their corn-hole, washer toss, kan jam, sack races and a few other surprises. Let’s hold on to summer as long as we can!
  • Class limit: 20

LEGO CLUB

  • Location: Morrison Media Center
  • Time: 3:00 – 4:15 PM
  • Teacher: Ms. Mazzeo & Ms. Hood
  • Grades: K,1,2,3,4,5
  • Day: Monday Grades K – 2 (5 weeks), Wednesday Grades 3-5 (5 weeks)
  • Cost: $36.00 (plus $7 for mat.)
  • Lego Club is a club for all levels of Lego builders. Each week students will be asked to show their creativity through Lego creations. There will be free time to let imaginations run wild, as well as themes for guided creativity. At the end of each weekly session there will be a discussion of building methods, designs, and outcomes for group or guided projects, as well as time for “Show & Tell” for individual creations. Lego Club is for students of all abilities in grades K-5. For students who enjoy Duplo versions of Legos, there will be plenty of larger blocks available for building Duplo creations.
  • Class Limit: 15

CHESS CLUB

  • Location: Morrison Cafeteria
  • Time: 3:00 – 4:00 PM
  • Teachers: Mr. Dufault
  • Grades: 1,2,3,4,5
  • Day: Monday (5 weeks)
  • Cost: $30.00
  • Come play chess with Mr. D! Available for all ages and skill levels! We can even teach you how to play! Trophies will be given out to the three students who win the most!
  • Class Limit: 20

CRAFTING CLUB

  • Location: Morrison Cafeteria
  • Time: 3:00 – 4:00 PM
  • Teacher: Mr. Dufault
  • Grades: 1,2,3,4,5
  • Day: Tuesday (5 weeks)
  • Cost: $30.00 (plus $10 for mat.)
  • It’s crafting time! We’re going to be making bracelets and keychains! All colors of paracord (string) and beads will be used to create anything your mind wants.
  • Class Limit: 12

FUN FITNESS GAMES

  • Location: Liberty Gym
  • Time: 3:00 – 4:00 PM
  • Teacher: Ms. Fontes
  • Grades: 3,4,5
  • Day: Thursday (5 weeks)
  • Cost: $30.00
  • Classes will include running related activities (cardio), a skill of the week (sit-ups, push-ups, jump-roping, lunges, squats), games and a cool-down. This is a fun program that teaches skills and helps students become more fit and increase their physical activity! Games will involve cooperation, teamwork and components of fitness, including strength, flexibility and cardiovascular endurance.
  • Class Limit: 20

ELEMENTARY ENGINEERS CLUB

  • Location: Flaherty Room 10
  • Time: 3:00 – 4:15 PM
  • Teacher: Ms. Chiles
  • Grades: 4 & 5
  • Day: Monday (4 weeks)
  • Cost: $30.00 (plus $5 for mat.)
  • If you are interested in engineering AND AMUSEMENT PARKS then this class is for you! We will be doing a variety of engineering challenges using different STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) projects that focus on amusement park rides. The goal is to encourage 4th and 5th grade students to envision themselves as potential engineers. Students will be engaged in different engineering challenges that will allow them to apply science in meaningful ways.
  • Class Limit: 15

STORYTIME CRAFTS AT HOLLIS

  • Location: Hollis Room 101
  • Time: 3:00 – 4:00 PM
  • Teacher: Mrs. Narbonne
  • Grades: K,1,2
  • Day: Thursday (5 weeks)
  • Cost: $30.00 (plus $5 for mat.)
  • Come join us for storytime crafts! Each week we will read a different story and have fun making story themed crafts. This class will help build reading skills and spark your creativity!
  • Class Limit: 15

ARTS AND CRAFTS

  • Location: Highlands Room 7
  • Time: 3:00 – 4:15 PM
  • Teacher: Ms. Hinckley
  • Grades: K, 1, 2
  • Day: Monday (4 weeks)
  • Cost: $30.00 (plus $10 for mat.)
  • Come paint, color, cut and glue to create a variety of Fall crafts. We will have fun making new friends while creating many Fall symbols such as trees, leaves, apples, pumpkins and scarecrows.
  • Class Limit: 12

GINGERBREAD FUN

  • Location: Highlands Room 7
  • Time: 3:00 – 4:15 PM
  • Teacher: Ms. Hinckley
  • Grades: K, 1, 2
  • Day: Thursday (4 weeks)
  • Cost: $30.00 (plus $10 for mat.)
  • Do you love the tale of the Gingerbread Man? Come listen to different versions of this beloved tale and new twists on the popular storybook character…We will read stories and make a variety of gingerbread crafts out of different art materials.
  • Class Limit: 12

EXTRA ENGLISH

  • Location: Highlands Room 19
  • Time: 3:00 – 4:00
  • Teacher: Ms. Phung
  • Grades: K,1,2,3,4,5
  • Day: Wednesday (5 weeks)
  • Cost: $30.00
  • Do you want to work on your English and have fun at the same time? Come join Extra English to practice your reading, writing, speaking, and listening skills! We will discover new words, explore amazing stories and play games! You can even bring your homework for extra help!
  • Class Limit: 12

CANDY BAR BINGO

  • Location: Morrison Room 103
  • Time: 3:00 – 4:15
  • Teacher: Mrs. Varley & Mrs. Myron
  • Grades: 2,3,4,5
  • Day: Wednesday (4 weeks)
  • Cost: $30.00 (plus $10 for mat.)
  • B3…. G67…… If you like candy bars and you like Bingo, you’ll love Candy Bar Bingo! Each week we will play multiple games leading up to the grand finale, with the prize being a GIANT CHOCOLATE PRIZE! Come one… come all!
  • Class Limit: 12

ZUMBA FOR KIDS

  • Location: Morrison Media Center
  • Time: 3:00 – 4:15
  • Teacher: Ms.Gonzalez
  • Grades: 2,3,4,5
  • Day: Thursday (4 weeks)
  • Cost: $30.00
  • Zumba for kids! Fun! Fitness! Great music and easy kid friendly routines. Bring your water bottle and join the fun!
  • Class Limit: 12

WORKOUT WAKE-UP

  • Location: Highlands Gym
  • Time: 7:30 – 8:30 AM
  • Teacher: Mrs. Menard
  • Grades: 3 & 4
  • Day: Tuesday (5 weeks)
  • Cost: $30.00
  • Wake up your body and brain before school with a morning workout. We will be building up endurance, increasing speed, and strengthening muscles. Let’s work out some extra energy before going into the classroom for the day. Wear sneakers and comfortable clothes to be able to exercise in.
  • Class Limit: 12

BOARD GAMES

  • Location: Morrison Media
  • Time: 3:00 – 4:15 PM
  • Teacher: Ms. Mazzeo
  • Grades: 3,4,5
  • Day: Thursday (4 weeks)
  • Cost: $30.00
  • Join Ms. Mazzeo in playing board games after school.
  • Class Limit: 12

PLAY LIKE A GIRL!

  • Location: Flaherty Gym
  • Time: 3:00 – 4:00PM
  • Teacher: Miss Nelligan & Mrs. Molinari
  • Grades: 4 & 5
  • Day: Tuesday (5 weeks)
  • Cost: $30.00
  • This group will play a different sport every week! The sports will include basketball, soccer, volleyball, softball, and a last week celebration mix up! All levels are welcome.
  • Class Limit: 20

FUTURE FEMALE LEADERS

  • Location: Flaherty Room 18
  • Time: 3:00 – 4:00PM
  • Teacher: Miss Nelligan & Mrs. Molinari
  • Grades: 4 & 5
  • Day: Thursday (5 weeks)
  • Cost: $30.00 (plus $5 Mat)
  • This group will redefine what leadership looks like and empower girls to strive to accomplish their goals. We will explore female stereotypes and women who break through those barriers through interactive activities. The group will have a culminating project of creating vision boards that reflect the participant’s goals for the future.
  • Class Limit: 20

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