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Skool Aid

Skool Aid enriches the lives of children through creative expression, disability awareness, and curriculum connections. Skool Aid’s programming is designed to help children develop new interests, uncover and nurture hidden talents, develop good behavior and, most importantly – have a ton of fun.

 

All Skool Aid programs are currently available virtually (live and/or pre-recorded) and in-person with masks/socially distant. 

 

On-Demand Activities

Curriculum: Creative Writing, Dance, Music, Social Emotional Learning, Theatre, Visual Arts

Skool Aid Teaching Artists have created fun and informative video series that your students can access on-demand, whether they’re in the classroom or at home! A custom portal can be provided for your classroom and school to house a curated set of on-demand activities to support your students' and teachers' digital learning plans.

Custom Portal + first 10 On-Demand Activities: $1000

Additional On-Demand Activities (price is per video):

10 at $75 20 at $70 40 at $65
50 at $60 75 at $55 100 at $50

 

Passport to the World

Curriculum: Cultural Connections, Dance, Music, Social Studies

Take a journey around the world without ever stepping on an airplane! Join our cultural indigenous games as we explore traditions and celebrations from around the world. Students will “visit” various countries in this hour long program which can be customized to fit the specific needs of the audience. Participants will explore different cultures through a variety of hands-on activities such as learning a traditional dance from India, playing a tag game from Mexico, participating in a Japanese green tea ceremony, or experiencing the joy of Irish fiddle music! Different languages are also introduced. These activities develop global awareness and promote appreciation for cultural diversity in an engaging, interactive format. This program can also be customized to showcase various cultures of the school’s choosing.

Recommended Ages: Grades PS-5

Maximum Audience: 30

Length: 45-60 minutes

Cost: $125 each session / 10 sessions for $1000 / 20 sessions for $1800

Max #Sessions per Day: 6


 

Creative Expression

Curriculum: Creative Writing, Dance, Music, Social Emotional Learning, Theatre, Visual Arts

Unleash your students’ inner muse! This workshop explores all aspects of the imagination in order to create an atmosphere of self-expression and creativity, as well as promote fitness and physical activity. This program is flexible: teachers may select the art form (visual art, drama, music, dance, creative writing, or storytelling) or mix-and-match for an interdisciplinary approach to help students express their emotions in positive and creative ways.

Recommended Grades: PS-5

Maximum Audience: 30

Length: 45-60 minutes

Cost: $125 each session / 10 sessions for $1000 / 20 sessions for $1800

Max #Sessions per Day: 6


 

Ethan the Brave

Curriculum: Diversity Awareness, Social Emotional Learning, STEM, Visual Arts

This presentation begins with the showing of a short film, Ethan the Brave, produced by local artists, many of whom have experience disabilities. The film introduces the subject of disability to students with the intention to celebrate our differences and finding commonalities within everyone. After watching the film, the presenters and students engage in a conversation and activities around the question, “What can you do to make a new student at your school feel welcome?” As a follow up, teachers are given information for an art project to have students write or create an art piece about something they learned from the presentation.

Recommended Grades: PS-5

Maximum Audience: 100

Length: 45 minutes

Cost: $300 first session / $200 each additional

Max #Sessions per Day: 6

 

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Movement & Music

Curriculum: Dance, Music, STEM

This class uses music to inspire movement, creativity and imagination, as well as fun with fitness and physical activity. It also encourages friendly competition – involving elimination activities and point-system based games in order to teach good sportsmanship while winning and/or losing.

Recommended Grades: K-5

Maximum Audience: 30

Length: 45-60 minutes

Cost: $125 each session / 10 sessions for $1000 / 20 sessions for $1800

Max #Sessions per Day: 6


 

Songwriting and Song performance

Curriculum: Creative Writing, Music, Social Emotional Learning

Songwriting and Song Performance explores the dynamic formula and process of writing and developing a complete song, empowering students to use their creative gifts (even those with little to no music training). Young writers will learn to compose from their hearts and life experiences through “Show Versus Tell” challenges and creative activities, both collaboratively and independently. Students are not required to play an instrument; however, if a student does, it may be incorporated. Bookings of 10 or 20 sessions will incorporate guest artists, working toward a live performance, and recording the compositions.

Recommended Grades: PS-12

Maximum Audience: 20

Length: 45-60 minutes

Cost: $125 each session / 10 sessions for $1000 / 20 sessions for $1800

Max #Sessions per Day: 6


 

Math & Music

Curriculum: Music, STEM

Rock out your math skills! In this engaging hands-on class, students will apply fundamental music principles to explore math, and vice versa. Mathematical concepts covered include counting, fractions, sets, patterns, and symmetry, to name a few. Music concepts covered will include pitches, rhythms, scale degrees, intervals, and more. Participants will have a chance to experience practical application on musical instruments – turning math into a soundtrack for fun! Book for one session or for several sessions to have a sequential learning experience.

Recommended Ages: Grades K-5

Maximum Audience: 30

Length: 45-60 minutes

Cost: $125 each session / 10 sessions for $1000 / 20 sessions for $1800

Max #Sessions per Day: 6