Gloria Deo Academy offers a variety of extra-curricular clubs to GDA K-6 grade students and non-GDA students including: Fun and Games Math Club, Edible Art, Intramural Sports, Embroidery, Science, Readers’ Theater, Art, Drama, Mystery Code Breakers, Bible, Gardening, PE, Fitness, Recycled Crafts, Classic Games, Painting, and more!
Fall Clubs begin Friday, September 1. Official registration opens August 1.
“I look forward to spending some time with your kids this fall! Clubs will be held on Fridays, September 1 – November 17, 8:30 AM-1:30 PM.” -Mrs. Douglas
Please reach out to Sheila Douglas for more information: email@example.com.
If Clubs are cancelled due to weather, the payment is non-refundable. GDA t-shirts (any GDA spirit wear shirt is approved) are required as the student “uniform” for Club students. Please purchase the t-shirts in advance. Lunch will be held during clubs from 11:20am – 11:45 pm. Students can bring a sack lunch or order hot lunches through FACTS. Families will be emailed after registration is closed by the club teacher. This email will give more information about the specific club. If you have any questions, please email Mrs. Sheila Douglas at firstname.lastname@example.org!
Readers’ Theater Club
Did you know Readers’ Theater can increase your child’s enthusiasm for reading and give reluctant readers a positive way to interact with stories? Reader’s Theater also develops fluency and listening skills. Help Mrs. Summers bring engaging scripts, poems, and jokes alive with crafts, cooking, sign language, games, and more. If you’ve had a good time in Reader’s Theater, please come back for new stories and activities. If you want to try something new, we promise Readers’ Theater will be fun!
What kid doesn’t love PE class?! By all means please send those energetic kiddos my way! Hello, I am Miss Gjetta and I have loved doing clubs and getting better to know your children, it’s been an honor. I’m excited to teach your kids again this fall. PE club will be full of team building activities, relay races, games, exercises and just a great hour of fast-paced fun! Come join me and let’s get moving!
Are you curious about our world? Do you wonder about things and ask lots of questions? Do you like hands on activities? Then you’re a perfect fit for Science Club! Join Mrs. Summers as we explore the world around us through activities and experiments. Don’t worry if you’ve taken Science before, we always try new and fun things! If you’re new to our Science class, we think you’ll give it a thumbs up!
Mrs. Kristie Hornberger will be out in the garden again with our students. There will be hands on learning while Mrs. Hornberger educates about horticulture.
Intramural Sports Club
This class is for kids that like to move! We will be playing games and learning about different sports/rules/procedures and we will be switching up a different sport every couple weeks i.e. soccer, kickball, dodgeball, ga-ga ball, baseball, etc. We will be outside in the warm sun and we will be on the go at all times. It’s going to be sportstastic! ~Miss Gjetta
Does your child love to paint? Let them unleash their inner artist at Paint Club! Join Miss Wintle as we create fun and engaging projects using a variety of techniques designed to let your child’s creativity and imagination shine.
Embroidery Club teaches a fun, practical skill for both boys and girls! Miss Wintle will help your child learn basic embroidery stitches and create a fun project(s) of their choosing (completing an embroidery kit, stitching on a pair of jeans or a tote bag, etc).
Recycled Crafts Club
Join Miss Wintle forRecycled Crafts Club! We’ll be making all sorts of fun, artsy-craftsy projects out of recyclable materials! Students will be asked to bring recyclables from home, including toilet paper rolls, egg cartons, cereal boxes, water bottles, milk cartons, etc.
Jewelry Making Club
In Jewelry Making Club students will learn simple jewelry-making techniques including paper bead bracelets, seed bead bracelets, necklaces, chokers, earrings, word/name bracelets, and more. Join Miss Wintle for this fun, creative club!
Fun and Games Math Club
Come join Mrs. Stearman as we have fun with math. We’ll play lots of great games, and use everything from bottle caps to cars in the parking lot as we explore and discover math ideas – no paper or pencil required!
Edible Art Club
This club is every kid’s dream! Join Mrs. Norvell for a fun filled hour of designing art projects using food. What kid doesn’t like to play with their food? From pretzel rod light sabers to funny face pizzas, we will enjoy creating and eating together! Please note: this club may not be the best option for students with food allergies.
Students will take adventures through reading Scriptures and learn God’s truth in an engaging way. There will be activities where students will create or participate in while learning Bible stories.
Do you enjoy playing games with your friends? Join Mrs. Brabo to play fun and challenging games. Each week we will learn new games that will offer students the opportunity to expand their strategic knowledge and critical thinking skills.