Here at SSIS we believe in the importance of holistic learning and development of skills in an area of interest. We hope that in partnership with many great leaders we can offer Saturday Programs that will allow our students to participate in areas of interest or try a new challenge!
Our Saturday programs will run on these dates:
March 24, March 31, April 14, April 21, May 5 & May 12
Registration done through SSIS Powerschool Parent Portal.
Additional information and first day updates will be given via confirmation e-mail. Please note that the Deadline to register is March 14th. Programs have an enrollment limit to ensure safe quality programming. We do hope that you find a program of interest and join us for Saturday fun!
Our dance program will centre around movement and musicality. The participants will attain essential social skills and build self confidence. We will teach the basics of some dance like Merengue, Chacha, Jive and Waltz. The focus of the program is to dance and have fun! Participants will become more aware of their body movements, spatial awareness and time keeping with music. This will be an introductory course for dance with opportunities to advance to higher level.
Lily Cashin strongly believes that dancing can help children and young adults develop both mentally and physically. During the lessons they will be taught discipline, interpersonal relationship skills giving them invaluable lessons which can help them cope with school work and other demands required in sports. At the Xuhui campus the children were able to put up a very good performance at the annual Christmas concert after 12 lessons. Classes will be led by International teachers and all the lessons will be taught in an atmosphere of fun and enjoyment. Mrs. Cashin is an accomplished dancer having trained with world class coaches in UK and Italy. She ran her own dance school in Singapore for 7 years. She performed with world champion internationally and is highly regarded in the dance world. She also coaches young dance competitors and is mentoring them. Her team of teachers are trained and supervised by her and are expected to work with a spirit of excellence, creativity and integrity.
Cheerleading is a sport that will help to develop athleticism and commitment. Come be part of a team that will work on routines, choreography, performances, flexibility and coordination. Together we will cheer and have fun. The final outcome could be a community performance.
9NaNa Team is the first professional cheerleading Team in China. It was established in Shanghai in 1999 and is recognized as the champion cheerleader of China’s CBA. The professional mentor team has created the most professional team in the country, and the team is active in delivering happiness and enthusiasm in the major sports leagues!
The five benefits of gymnastics – discipline, cognitive functioning, education, co-ordination and health. Gymnastics is widely renowned as a sport that can improve overall fitness, strength, balance and body control as well as helping to improve athletic performance in any other sport. Extended participation in gymnastics classes also provides many additional cognitive and psychological benefits that will continue to benefit an individual throughout their life. The time required to master the fundamental skills requires a great amount of patience, dedication, perseverance and planning.
Class instruction focuses on physical endurance, tumbling, and vaulting. Students will learn front and back handsprings, flips and flip progressions. Wall spins and wall runs, as well as Kongs, dash, side and turn vaults. Class is good for individual improvement physically, mentally and emotionally.
Michael is a teacher in gymnastics and dance with experience in performing, teaching and coaching. He is highly skilled in creating a fun and safe environment for students to learn. He has performed all over the world in productions for Cirque du Soleil, Radio City Rockets, Tokyo Disneyland, Walt Disney World, Sesame Street and International Ballet. He has taught gymnastics around the world and is a member of the USA Gymnastics Federation and USA Gymnastics Certified.
There are so many diverse and wide-reaching disciplines involved within the sport that it is accessible to all ages and abilities and there are benefits at every stage. What are you waiting for? Come and join us!
Students will have fun learning the tools of the future. They will explore electronics, structure, sensing, programming and tools through many different mini-projects. At the end of the course, students will have a better and more in-depth knowledge of how the world is connected through these six dimensions. Students will engage in experimental learning and get lots of hands-on practice with connecting circuits, the working principle of different sensors and programming to realize the functions. Each student will get a gift tool box and will get to keep all their finished work.
Cost for 6 weeks of Program
Grade 2 -5
Founded in 1996, the Shanghai Singapore International School aims to develop each student into a responsible global citizen, with a strong sense of character preparing them for success in any life or career path they may choose.