IMPORTANT NOTICE

You may notice that fees for Lighthouse courses have increased slightly for Term 2 2019 onwards. The increase is so that we are able to provide afternoon tea for students Year 4 and below prior to their class starting. The catering will be provided by Chartwells, PLC catering company who are mindful of allergies, and PLC policies.

Also, please be aware that children in Year 5 and above walk across to the Lighthouse by themselves. The Lighthouse is in the process of providing PLC Boarders with part-time employment to accompany the younger students walking from the Junior School, along with the Lighthouse Operations Assistant.

MONDAY

Hip Hop Dance (Years 3-6)

Day: Monday WK 2-9
Time: 3:45 pm (45 mins)
Venue: LH Studio 2
Cost: $140

Learn Hip Hop and Freestyle dancing and stay active. In this street style, fun and upbeat class, students will learn about musicality, creative movement, rhythm, develop coordination and confidence. The focus of the class is to develop a love o dance and movement. There are no exams and all children will receive participation certificate at the end of the term.

ENROL

Kinder Karate (Pre-Kindergarten – Year 3)

Day: Monday WK 2-9
Time: 3:45 pm (1 hour)
Venue: LH Studio 1
Cost: $140

Kinder Karate will combine basic martial arts and gymnastics skills, co-ordination development and healthy play. Children will learn about safe karate movements while improving their self-confidence and ability to focus. They will also be taught about being calm and confident, being kind, personal boundaries, stranger danger and how to avoid dangerous situations.

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Colour My World Art – Junior (Years 5 – 6)

Day: Monday WK 2-9
Time: 3:45 pm (1 hour 45 mins)
Venue: LH Creative and Expressive Art Room
Cost: $140

Colour My World is a creative group activity that promotes physical and emotional wellbeing through expressive art activities. There is mounting evidence showing that engaging in art activities can be helpful to reduce stress and encourages self-expression through painting, drawing and 3D artwork.

ENROL

Hip Hop/Lyrical/Contemporary Dance (Years 3 – 6)

Day: Monday WK 2-9
Time: 3:30 pm (1 hour 45 mins)
Venue: LH Community Room
Cost: $245

In this street style, fun and upbeat class, students will learn about musicality, creative movement, rhythm and develop coordination and confidence. The focus of the class is to develop a love of dance and movement.
Following on at 4.30pm students will move onto Lyrical and Contemporary Dance, blending many forms of dance and movement. Elements of Ballet, Jazz, Contemporary Modern, Hip Hop and Musical Theatre are included in Lyrical Dance. Students will learn Musical Theatre techniques, dance combinations and movements that are generally faster than Ballet but smoother than Jazz. Dances and routines will be performed to modern songs which include lyrics. Choreography will be inspired by the emotion of the lyrics. There are no exams and all children will receive a participation certificate at the end of the term. We will feature a parent open day for the final class of each term.

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TUESDAY

Jazz Dance  (Pre-kindergarten – Year 1)

Day: Tuesday WK 2-9
Time: 3:30 pm (1 hour)
Venue: LH Community Room
Cost: $160

Students will learn jazz dancing moves as seen on pop video clips and in musical theatre. In this fun and upbeat class, students will develop coordination, confidence, good posture and further their musical awareness. The focus of the class is to develop a love of dance and movement. There are no exams and all children will receive a participation certificate at the end of the term. We will feature an end of term parent open day at the end of each term.

ENROL

Acrobatics ( Years 3 – 6)

Day: Tuesday WK 2-9
Time: 3:30 pm (1 hour)
Venue: LH Studio 1
Cost: $160

Acrobatics combines dance and gymnastics-based skills teaching students balance, strength, flexibility, tumbling and co-ordination through a variety of drills and routines. Through fitness and fun, the progressions take the acrobat from the basic level of log rolls and summersaults to the advanced dancer tumbling and turning across the floor. Afternoon tea will be provided to students each afternoon.

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WEDNESDAY

Kindy Ballet (Pre-Kindergarten – Pre-Primary) 

Day: Wednesday WK 2-9
Time: 3:30 pm (1 hour)
Venue: LH Community Room
Cost: $160

A classical ballet based creative movement class designed to introduce pre-schoolers to ballet using dance, imagination, creative movement and improve confidence. The programme is designed to build coordination, balance, musicality and gross motor skills to the sounds of classical, nursery and children’s music. Children will have fun whilst developing a love of dance and movement. No uniforms required, children are asked to wear comfortable clothes they can move in, fairy costumes allowed. Afternoon tea will be provided to students each afternoon.

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Martial Arts: Jui Jitsu (Years 4 – 6) 

Day: Wednesday WK 2-9
Time: 3:30 pm (1 hour)
Venue: LH Movement Room
Cost: $160

Our program will teach your child Brazillian Jui Jitsu at an appropriate level of contact for their maturity and physical development. Skills learnt will include the art of Jui Jitsu, balance, body awareness, fitness and strength in addition to building life skills such as discipline, respect, honour, leadership and self confidence. Taught by Jess, who holds a second dan black belt in Taekwondo and is trained in mixed martial arts (MMA), kickboxing and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ). She recently won gold at the 2016 Gi State Championships for BJJ and gold again in the lightweight and absolute divisions at the Nogi State Championships in 2017. Jess loves to watch her students improve their skills, confidence and self-esteem through the practice. The lessons learnt on the mat then flow into their everyday which can be life changing.

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THURSDAY

Yoga Bears (Pre-Primary – Year 3) 

Day: Thursday WK 1-9
Time: 3:30 pm (1 hour)
Venue: LH Community Room
Cost: $160

Yoga Bears is about making shapes, developing spatial awareness, igniting imagination, building trust, and exploring confidence and a positive mindset. Children will develop strength, balance, co-ordination and awareness of their breath, bodies, thoughts and emotions. Yoga Bears will also help them learn about respect for each other’s space and trusting friends.

ENROL

 

Download the overall Junior School Co-curricular Timetable Term 2 2019