First Arts Academy & Mosaic Tracks

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First Arts Academy Tracks offered for Spring 2023

Kindergarten-5th grade

1st Steps in Music

Grades K-1
Highly physical track in which kids will sing, play, and move in order to find their singing voices and begin to internalize steady beat.

Art

Grades K-5
Calling all makers and creators! Kids will use a variety of art supplies to explore their creative side while learning how God designed them to be creative like He is!

Dance

Grades K-5
Ballet instruction that include beginning, progressing, & performance levels. Beginning & progressing tracks will focus on learning dance class structures as well as developing movement abilities.
Mandatory supplies for all dance tracks - Ballet Slippers

Music Grab Bag

Grades 3-5
A variety of music activities including Orff instruments, bells, and parachutes!

Sign Language

Grades K-5
Kids will be introduced to fundamental sign language hand movements with a focus on worship music interpretation.

What's Cooking?

Grades K-5
Food brings people together. Kids will learn a variety of recipes they can share with their friends & family, alone with other skills related to showing hospitality to others. When we welcome others, we can share the love of Jesus with them!
This track repeats skills and recipes taught in Spring 2022

Strings

Grades 2-5
Classes will be offered at 3 learning levels. Kids placement is determined by the teachers and is based on: 1. previous experience 2. development of playing technique and notation reading.
Instruments are provided for kids in all levels of instruction. 

Bracelet Making

Grades K-5
What does it mean to be a good friend? How do we act like Jesus in the way we treat our friends? Kids will explore these ideas and more as they learn how to make a variety of bracelets for themselves and their friends!

STEM

Grades K-5
God is really cool (and he has made some really cool things!) so come ready to build, create, & explore! This track will have hands-on interactive STEM activities designed to allow kids to explore our indescribably awesome God and his creation.

Outdoor Adventures

Grades K-5
Learn about the natural world God has created! Kids will learn about different aspects of the great outdoors, along with practical skills that will help them become safer & more capable explorers of God's creation.
Potential topics include: Forest creatures; Caves & Cave Dwellers; Ponds, Creeks, & Lakes; First Aid; Hiking & Camping; Map Skills; Water Safety; Ropes & Knots; & Weather

Keyboard Lab

Grades K-5
Kids will be introduced to basic piano skills and music fundamentals in a group setting. Kids will use individual electronic keyboards to play together with the goal of learning to play as an ensemble.

Percussion

Grades K-5
Instrumental track which incorporates a variety of percussion instruments. Emphasis will be placed on the development of mallet and stick percussion skills. There will be tracks offered to younger and older kids. Both levels will cover basic music skills in the concept areas of beat, rhythm, melody, harmony, form and expression. Tracks for older kids will include basic percussion notation.

Mosaic Tracks offered for Spring 2023

6th-12th Grade

5:00-5:30pm

Percussion

Learn the basics of keeping the beat in different time signatures.

Guitar

We'll get you started in how to play guitar, and give you what you need to take your playing to the next level!

Worship Tech

Learn the programs and equipment we use to control sound, lights, and visual presentations!

Drama

Develop your acting skills with students and kids as you learn a musical to present at the end of the semester!

Keyboard

Take what you've learned in First Arts Keyboarding and Piano lessons and learn how to apply it in a worship context!

Home Repair

Learn the skills of home repair and handiness that will surely come in handy!

5:30-6:00pm

Mosaic Band/Choir

We'll come together to learn music to lead and enjoy worship of our Creator!

6:00-6:30pm

Kitchen Crew

Learn basics of recipes and food preparation as you actually prepare meals for your mosaic friends!

Canvas

Put your artistic ideas on paper, canvas, and other media!

Worship Planning

Learn the process and program we use to plan worship services and choose music!

Photo/Video

Learn the basics of photography and videography, shoot video to use in worship services, and update the Student Ministry Social Media!