Extracurricular Activities

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Global Montessori Academy currently offers the following extracurricular activities. Please check back as the programs offered may change.

Art Explorers Club

Join this advanced art class to explore, create and have focused time for fun art-making. The students will have the opportunity to learn about various forms of art and make their own masterpieces! This club will be led by Trudi Patterson and meet every Thursday from 4:00 – 4:45 p.m. in the Galaxy Room.

Bricks 4 Kidz

This is a hands-on class where students build machines, buildings, vehicles and other structures out of LEGO® bricks, using one-of-a-kind model plans designed by Bricks 4 Kidz. This class will meet on Wednesdays from 3:45 – 4:45 p.m. For more information, contact Ellen Beaty by visiting the Bricks 4 Kidz website.

Chess Club

The Midwest Chess Academy will again be offering chess club every Friday from 4:00– 4:45 p.m. This is an exciting opportunity for our students who are 5 years and older. Chess club will consist of 12 weekly classes (January 24 - May 9), for a fee of $120. For more information, contact Tim Steiner by visiting the Midwest Chess Academy website.

Tippi Toes Dance

This class helps students develop a love of dancing by creating a positive experience that promotes healthy living habits, helps build self-confidence, and a love for others. Classes will meet on Mondays from 3:45 – 4:30 p.m. For more information visit the Tippi Toes KC website.

Roo Singers

Roo singers is an open training choir for young children. The singers learn the basics of singing in a group through games and activities. Emphasis is on aural skills, the pitch recognition, sol-fa hand signs and basic musical symbols, exploration of the differences between speaking and singing voices, story telling, poise, stage presence, movement, sharing and communication. This class meets every Tuesday from 3:45 – 4:30 p.m. and is offered by the UMKC Community Music and Dance Academy.