KiDS College on Saturdays!

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This Fall the Bank Street Summer Camp presents KiDS College, a series of eight Saturday classes for kids in kindergarten and up, starting September 28th. Each program is headed by the same summer camp staff that kids know and love. These programs are unlike anything else offered in New York, as they combine the pedagogy of Bank Street, the emotional, intellectual and social engagement of Summer Camp and the freedom of the weekend, making an engaging College of classes just for kids.
For kids between kindergarten and second grade, KiDS College offers both a Sports Sampler, head by Alex Kavo, and a Spanish Immersion program, head by Daisy Vivar. Each of these classes are an hour and a half. Parents have the option of doing either one or two hour and a half class, or both.
Sports Sampler is an opportunity for kids to become familiar with and test their own athleticism both personally and as a team. This sampling of various sports, includes line basketball, line soccer and kick ball, to name a few, all taught in the Bank Street tradition, focusing on personal growth. Sports Sampler is taught by Alex Kavo, an alum and current substitute for the School for Children. 
Just like in camp, the Spanish Immersion group provides the students with the opportunity to learn, practice and reinforce the Spanish language through a variety of engaging and interactive activities. The focus is on the development of the students’ receptive and expressive language while creating a positive educational experience. By practicing the

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