HWIS is proud to announce that we have partnered with e² Young Engineers & Start Right Chess for the 2017-2018 School year!

These fun theme-based classes are taught by experienced artists and instructors that help our students explore and grow through a creative, hands-on, and interactive environment. Our enrichment programs are a great way for your child to try different after school activities in addition to making new friends!


 

Fall 2017 Class Descriptions

Start Right Chess (ages pre-K through 1st grade)

Time: Every Thursday – 3:45-4:45pm, 10 weekly classes per session starting 9/28 – 12/7

Tuition Fee: $300 per session

Chess is thinking, and chess is fun! Therefore, not surprisingly, chess is rocket fuel for developing human brains.  Benefits of high-quality chess instruction have been shown to include improved verbal, spatial, and mathematical reasoning, as well as improved focus, decision making, and self-esteem.


Big Builders (ages 4 – 6)

Time: Every Tuesday – 3:45-4:45pm, 10 weekly classes per session starting 9/26 – 12/5

Tuition Fee: $300 per session

A popular program for young kids in preschools and daycares for ages 4-6 where we enhance them with tactile, motor, and spatial skills while teaching science and engineering principles using K’nex®. These programs are conducted in small groups to ensure each engineer gains the intended knowledge and experience.


Lego Challenge (ages 6 – 12)

Time: Every Wednesday – 3:45-4:45pm, 10 weekly classes per session starting 9/27 – 12/6

Tuition Fee: $325 per session

The most popular program introduces elementary school children (ages 6-12) to the basic principles of mathematics, science, and engineering. By integrating the basic arithmetic learned in school with an intuitive active learning process, children grasp a better understanding of the fundamentals of physics.