OTR Afterschool Academy  – Primary students year 1 – 4 – 2021-2022 school year

OTR Academy that will regroup all sorts of activities and courses that will help our students develop skills that go beyond the pure curricular ones.

  • Annual or quarterly activities
  • Possibility to choose several classes per year
  • Promotion of the students’ own passions
  • Monday -Thursday 3.30 – 4.30 pm; Friday 2.30 – 3.30 pm

Academy courses:

Move

Soccer
Through this activity our sports team will use fun as a tool to involve children in the soccer game. The goal is to develop their motor and sports growth.

Think

Computational Thinking – Kids Life Skills
‘Kids Life Skills’ is a non-profit organization that aims to give kids ages of 4-13 life skills that are important for the ‘Z’ generation (and all of us) such as self-learning, problem solving and teamwork via coding. By teaching and developing their understanding of general concepts, through games and adventures. We are upscaling and giving the kids a positive technological experience at an early age.
Chess – Cercle d’Echec “Philidor”
A chess class that will teach the beginners the basics of the game and will help the intermediate ones to improve their technical skills. The focus will be on learning while having fun!

Make

Bricks4Kidz
Bricks4Kidz for Primary children use progressively motors, batteries, remote controls and receivers. Each topic comprises around 6 different models, with 2 or 3 levels of difficulty. The topic is introduced by sharing with the children information about the topic (pictures, power point, and short videos) and receiving their input, opinion and knowledge. Next, the children build the model of the day, understand how it works and play with it.
Cooking
During this workshop, the kids will make their first steps in the kitchen. They will be able to realize simple but delicious recipes while learning the basics of cooking.

Express yourself

Choir
Vocal practice and technique, song learning, vocal games, vocal warm-ups, polyphony work, for one or more shows during the year!
Band
For all beginners or experienced musicians, students of all levels, all instruments, participation in individual or group projects, for the pleasure of playing, of practicing an instrument alone or in a group! Students must already play an instrument.
Theatre
The students will discover the theatre, stimulate the imagination, create and invent characters and short stories, develop memory and self-confidence, learn to express themselves in front of an audience.
In Living Colors
Children will have fun discovering different mediums such as drawing and painting. The objective of this activity is to introduce students to colors and textures with techniques whose mastery is in accordance with their age.

Communicate

Band
For all beginners or experienced musicians, students of all levels, all instruments, participation in individual or group projects, for the pleasure of playing, of practicing an instrument alone or in a group! Students must already play an instrument.
Luxembourgish
During this class, the students will learn how to make simple sentences in Luxembourgish and will have a general understanding of this tongue.
Beyond Japanese
The students will discover Japanese culture, both modern and traditional, for example, origami, calligraphy, anime, tea ceremony, etc. There will be manual activities, songs, games, and cuisine as well as introduction to the language, arts, and traditional events.

2021-2022 school year weekly schedule:

Do you wish to enroll or to have more information ? Write to afternoon@otrschool.lu !


Afterschool Academy – Primary students year 5 – 2021-2022 school year

OTR International School offers to primary students year 5 the opportunity to join some clubs together with Secondary students.

  • Annual or quarterly activities
  • Possibility to choose several classes per year
  • Promotion of the students’ own passions
  • Monday -Thursday 3.30 – 4.30 pm; Friday 2.30 – 3.30 pm


Academy courses:

Move

Volleyball
Thanks to this activity our sports team will help the students to feel part of a team, to train together, to have fun while exercising and learning volleyball techniques and strategies.
Soccer
Through this activity our sports team will use fun as a tool to involve children in the soccer game. The goal is to develop their motor and sports growth.

Think

Chess – Cercle d’Echec “Philidor”
A chess class that will teach the beginners the basics of the game and will help the intermediate ones to improve their technical skills. The focus will be on learning while having fun!
Newspaper
At the Newspaper Club, we want to start developing the necessary skills related to journalism, photography, publishing, and teamwork. In this club, the students, with the assistance of the teacher, are responsible for creating the sections that they consider important for the rest of the educational community and developing the content. Students will also acquire the responsibility of publishing it on the proposed deadline.

Make

Photoshop
In this class, the students will use Adobe Photoshop to create unique and original artworks. Discovering the many tools and options included in the software, they will study photo editing, illustration, coloring, collages and different kinds of graphic design works (invitations, cards, posters…) for both web and print use. Students will also learn to use graphic tablets to improve their designs.
Cooking
A class that will help the students to channel their inner chef! The kids will learn how to make entire recipes on their own with confidence and fun!

Express yourself

Theatre
The students will discover the theatre, stimulate the imagination, create and invent characters and short stories, develop memory and self-confidence, learn to express themselves in front of an audience.
In Living Colors
Students will have fun discovering different mediums such as drawing and painting. The objective of this activity is to introduce students to colors and textures with techniques whose mastery is in accordance with their age.
Choir
Vocal practice and technique, song learning, vocal games, vocal warm-ups, polyphony work, for one or more shows during the year!
Band
For all beginners or experienced musicians, students of all levels, all instruments, participation in individual or group projects, for the pleasure of playing, of practicing an instrument alone or in a group! Students must already play an instrument.

Communicate

Luxembourgish
During this class, the students will learn how to make simple sentences in Luxembourgish and will have a general understanding of this tongue.

2021-2022 school year weekly schedule:

Do you wish to enroll or to have more information ? Write to afternoon@otrschool.lu !