CLASSES FOR LEARNERS

Ages 8 – 10

The classes below are on our current roster. However, not all classes may be scheduled at this time. Should you want information about registering for a class not currently scheduled, please email helpdesk@northernlightsacademy.ca. Alternatively, you can choose to request a class for your learner by clicking on make a request, and filling out the form.

ART: INTRODUCTION TO WATERCOLOUR PAINTNG*

Miss Meaghan
Number of learners per class:
 3-6
Length of each class:
 45 minutes
Type of Class:
 1 class per week for 5 week (5 classes total)
Price: $91

Learn the basics of watercolours by painting in a fun and relaxed atmosphere!

ART: SEASONAL CRAFTS*

Ms Featherstone
Number of learners per class:
 3-6
Length of each class:
 30 minutes
Type of Class:
 one time class with unique seasonal crafts each date
Price: $11

Have fun while using your fine motor skills and create crafts for the upcoming special days/holidays.

ART: St Patrick's Day Crafts*

Ms. Featherstone
Number of Learners in Class:
3-8
Length of each Class:  30 minutes
Type of Class: 5 unique classes available

Price: $11

Join Ms Featherstone in up to 5 unique St. Patrick’s Day themed crafts or games!

ART: Easter Crafts and Activities*

Ms. Featherstone
Number of learners per class:
 3-8
Length of each class:
 30 minutes
Type of Class:
 5 unique one-time classes
Price: $11

Join Ms. Featherstone in up to 5 unique Easter crafts or games!

Talking colours. Art class online for children 8-12

ART: Talking Colours*

Leona
Number of Learners in Class:
3-9
Length of each Class:  55 minutes
Type of Class: 2 classes per week for 8 weeks (16 classes total)

Price: $259

Talking Colours is an expressive arts course that will help young learners with socio-emotional development through creative and fun art activities.

Online ballet class for young learners

DANCE: Beginner Ballet *

Mari
Number of Learners in Class:
3 – 8
Length of Class:
 45 minutes
Type of Class:
One time classes (Sign up for as many as you like)
Price: $16

This class is designed as a simple ballet class to get learners connected to their body throughout the week. We will learn a ballet barre as well as simple centre exercises. The goal of this class is to become familiar with ballet, and work towards stronger bodies!

CODING: Create Your Own Games Using Scratch

Mahi
Number of Learners in Class:
3-6
Length of each Class:  55 minutes
Type of Class: One time class

Price: $18

Learn how to create animations and simple games using Scratch by arranging blocks of code!

Online class for children who want to practice auditioning.

DRAMA: Auditioning 101*

Ms Red
Number of Learners in Class:
3 – 8
Length of Class: 45 minutes
Type of Class: 1 class per week for 4 weeks (4 classes total)
Price: $57

Is your learner interested in what it takes to nail their audition? Do they see themselves wanting to pursue stage acting or film acting roles? If so, this is a great place to start! This course will provide an opportunity for learners to explore and become confident in their audition techniques. It will cover the in’s and out’s of the holding room, how to find your mark, and how to pick material that is suitable for your learner’s typecast. By the end of the course your learner should have a strong understanding and foundation to work with to give them the confidence they need to land the role!

Online theatre classes for upper elementary students.

DRAMA: Intro to Theatre* (Ages 7-10)

Ms Red
Number of Learners in Class:
3 – 8
Length of Class:
 45 minutes
Type of Class:
1 class per week for 6 weeks
Price: $85

Intro to Theatre is a fun in-depth experience where learners will embrace their inner performer! We will go over stage presence, basic theatre concepts including but not limited to: scene design, blocking, action and reaction, necessity of character, costuming, and so much more! If your learner has always wanted to see what it was like to shine in the spotlight, this class provides a solid foundation in theatre basics.

Online drama class for preteens

DRAMA: Acting 101*

Mari
Number of Learners in Class:
3 – 8
Length of Class: 45 minutes
Type of Class: 1 class per week for 6 weeks (6 classes total)
Price: $94

This class is for learners who are interested in learning more about acting. We will discover the Stanislavski method of acting and together, take turns working through material and presenting monologues for each other in class. Students will learn how to develop characters, understand beats and intentions, and textual analysis.

ENGLISH: Writing Skills


Number of Learners in Class:
3 – 5
Length of Class: 25 minutes
Type of Class: 1 class per week for 8 weeks
Price: $70

Students will develop their Writing skills, by implementing brainstorming strategies, placing details to their writing pieces and polishing their final writing pieces.

ENGLISH: Creative Writing 1 *

Laura
Number of learners per class:
 3-6
Length of each class:
 45 minutes
Type of Class:
1 class per week for 10 weeks (10 classes total)
Price: $157

Through the exploration of persuasive and expository writing, learners will gain the tools to produce their own creative works. Part 1 has unique topics that will allow learners to let their imagination come to live in their writing.

ENGLISH: Creative Writing 2 *

Laura
Number of learners per class:
 3-6
Length of each class:
 45 minutes
Type of Class:
1 class per week for 10 weeks (10 classes total)
Price: $157

Learners will embrace their creative side by exploring persuasive and expository writing. Part 2 has unique topics that will allow learners to let their imagination come to live in their writing.

Online French conversation class for preteens

FRENCH: FRENCH CHATS

Ms Carolyn
Number of learners per class:
 3-6
Length of each class:
 45 minutes
Type of Class:
1 class per week for 4 weeks (4 classes total)
Price: $57

French Chats is an opportunity for English speaking learners to practice their French conversation skills in a supportive environment.

HEALTH: Stretch & Strength*

Mari
Number of learners per class:
 3-8
Length of each class:
 45 minutes
Type of Class:
 One time class
Price: $16

Do you want to improve your flexibility and strength? Join this simple, low-impact stretch & strength movement class based on dance training exercises. We will focus on gaining flexibility and muscle strength in our whole bodies. A great way to stay active throughout the week, without a ton of sweat (and tears!)

HEALTH: Body & Brain Blast

Ms. Ingrid
Number of learners per class:
 3-8
Length of each class:
 45 minutes
Type of Class:
one class per week for 8 weeks
Price: $126

This combination of movement and math is the ultimate exercise to benefit body and brain!

Online health class for preteens

HEALTH: Food Science: Food From Start to Finish

Lee
Number of Learners in Class: 3 – 10
Length of Class: 55 minutes
Type of Class: 2 classes per week for 4 weeks (8 classes total)
Price: $154

Everything you eat comes from a world of cool, fun and sometimes disgusting science. During this course learners will follow food cycle, from growth to decomposition, with stops along the way to learn more about the food chain, food categories, ways of cooking, food dangers, and food waste.

MATH: Grade 4 - term one

Number of Learners in Class: 3 – 10
Length of Class: 45 minutes
Type of Class: 1 class per week for 12 weeks
Price: $272

Comprehensive math course with live, weekly instruction. This is 1/3 of the full year; first term.

MATH: Grade 4 - Twice Weekly Live Instruction - term one

Number of Learners in Class: 3 – 10
Length of Class: 45 minutes
Type of Class: 1 class per week for 12 weeks
Price: $272

Grade 4 Math twice weekly live instruction is for learners enrolled in the basic term one math class and who would like an additional hour of math support and learning each week.

MATH: Grade 4 - term two

Number of Learners in Class: 3 – 10
Length of Class: 45 minutes
Type of Class: 1 class per week for 10 weeks
Price: $227

Comprehensive math course with live, weekly instruction. This is 1/3 of the full year; second term.

MATH: Grade 4 - Twice Weekly Live Instruction - term two

Number of Learners in Class: 3 – 10
Length of Class: 45 minutes
Type of Class: 1 class per week for 10 weeks
Price: $227

Grade 4 Math twice weekly live instruction is for learners enrolled in the basic term two math class and who would like an additional hour of math support and learning each week.

MATH: Grade 4 - term three

Number of Learners in Class: 3 – 10
Length of Class: 45 minutes
Type of Class: 1 class per week for 10 weeks
Price: $227

Comprehensive math course with live, weekly instruction. This is 1/3 of the full year; third term.

MATH: Grade 4 - Twice Weekly Live Instruction - term three

Number of Learners in Class: 3 – 10
Length of Class: 45 minutes
Type of Class: 1 class per week for 10 weeks
Price: $227

Grade 4 Math twice weekly live instruction is for learners enrolled in the basic term three math class and who would like an additional hour of math support and learning each week.

MATH: Grade 5 - term one

Number of Learners in Class: 3 – 10
Length of Class: 45 minutes
Type of Class: 1 class per week for 12 weeks
Price: $272

Comprehensive math course with live, weekly instruction. This is 1/3 of the full year; first term.

MATH: Grade 5 - Twice Weekly Live Instruction - term one

Number of Learners in Class: 3 – 10
Length of Class: 45 minutes
Type of Class: 1 class per week for 12 weeks
Price: $272

Grade 5 Math twice weekly live instruction is for learners enrolled in the basic term one math class and who would like an additional hour of math support and learning each week.

MATH: Grade 5 - term two

Number of Learners in Class: 3 – 10
Length of Class: 45 minutes
Type of Class: 1 class per week for 10 weeks
Price: $227

Comprehensive math course with live, weekly instruction. This is 1/3 of the full year; second term.

MATH: Grade 5 - Twice Weekly Live Instruction - term two

Number of Learners in Class: 3 – 10
Length of Class: 45 minutes
Type of Class: 1 class per week for 10 weeks
Price: $227

Grade 4 Math twice weekly live instruction is for learners enrolled in the basic term two math class and who would like an additional hour of math support and learning each week.

MATH: Grade 5 - term three

Number of Learners in Class: 3 – 10
Length of Class: 45 minutes
Type of Class: 1 class per week for 10 weeks
Price: $227

Comprehensive math course with live, weekly instruction. This is 1/3 of the full year; third term.

MATH: Grade 5 - Twice Weekly Live Instruction - term three

Number of Learners in Class: 3 – 10
Length of Class: 45 minutes
Type of Class: 1 class per week for 10 weeks
Price: $227

Grade 4 Math twice weekly live instruction is for learners enrolled in the basic term three math class and who would like an additional hour of math support and learning each week.
Online vocal private lessons for children and youth

Music: Private Vocal Coaching*

Mari
Number of Learners in Class:
 1
Length of Class: 45 minutes
Type of Class: Ongoing lessons (buy a single pass or 10 pack)
Price: $34

Private, online vocal lessons. One-on-on, the learner and I will develop an understanding of their specific voice and vocal needs. We will uncover proper vocal technique and training to support a healthy, sustainable singing voice.

SCIENCE: Buoyancy: Why some objects float and others sink in water?

Mahi
Number of Learners in Class:
3 – 6
Length of Class:
1 hour
Type of Class:
One-time class
Price: $19

This class looks into the reason as to why some objects float whereas some other sink while placed in water. This will be an interactive class where students would be encouraged to experiment themselves with water and a variety of objects they could find!

SCIENCE: Growth of Plants

Rachel
Number of Learners in Class:
3 – 9
Length of each Class: 45 minutes
Type of Class: 1 class per week for 6 weeks
Price: $85

Meet with Rachel to learn about the fascinating world of plants, as we grow our own sunflowers together. 

SCIENCE: The Wonders of Astronomy

Malhar
Number of Learners in Class:
3 – 5
Length of each Class: 55 minutes
Type of Class: 2 classes per week for 4 weeks (8 classes total)
Price: $154

An introduction to Astronomy takes students on a journey of discovery and wonder where they will be guided to explore the make up of the universe and more.

Online science class for kids. Exploring food and doing kitchen science.

SCIENCE: Friday Food Fun - Science in the Kitchen*

Ms. Lee
Number of Learners in Class: 3 – 6
Length of Class: 55 minutes
Type of Class: 1 class per week for 4 weeks (4 classes total)
Price: $97

Each week we will try a different food science experiment following the scientific method.

Online science class for kids. Kitchen experiments.

SCIENCE: Friday Food Fun 2 - Science In The Kitchen*

Ms. Lee
Number of Learners in Class: 3 – 6
Length of Class: 55 minutes
Type of Class: 1 class per week for 4 weeks (4 classes total)
Price: $97

Each week we will follow the scientific method and conduct a different food science experiment..