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Elementary After-School Activities

School Year 2020-2021
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Swimming (Grades K-5)
Tuesdays 4:45 - 5:30 pm (Swimming lessons)
Pick up time: 6:00 pm 
Piscina Poliesportiu La Salle
Semester Fee: 300€ (with transportation to pool)

Students are grouped by age and level will learn the necessary skills to become strong swimmers with experienced instructors. Students are taken by school bus and parents pick up their children at Poliesportiu La Salle  at 6:00 pm.

 

Elementary Soccer Teams (Grades K-5)
Wednesdays 3:30 - 4:30 PM

Kinobs

Semester Fees: 
50€ Matriculation Fee
35€ Uniform
50€ Matches and Championship Fee  
215€ Semester Fee (2 semesters)

BFIS partners with Kinobs for the Elementary Soccer Program. Students train at a soccer field nearby (walking distance from BFIS) and are grouped by age. Kinobs monitors pick up students from school and take them to practice for their training with Kinobs coaches. Parents pick up at the soccer field.  

 

Mini Tennis (Grades K-3)
Mondays 4:00 - 5:00 pm
EC Court
Semester Fee: 250€


Learn basic tennis moves with age appropriate equipment and exceptional coaches from the Academia Sánchez-Casal. This is an outdoor activity.

 

 

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Fencing (Grades 3-5)
Mondays 4:00 - 5:00 pm
Elementary Campus
Semester Fee: 250€ (does not include personal equipment)

Students develop agility, balance, and coordination while learning the strategy of fencing with wonderful instructors from SAM Esgrima Barcelona. Students may also be invited to participate in competitions. Personal equipment is not required but can be purchased for an additional cost through SAM or other providers. This is an outdoor activity.

 

Intro to Volleyball (Grades 3-5)
Thursdays 4:00 - 5:00 pm
MHS Court
Semester Fee: 250€


Students will learn the basics of volleyball in a non-competitive environment and gain skills to prepare them for team sports. This is an outdoor activity.

 

 

Intro to Basketball (Grades 2-5)
Wednesdays 3:00 - 4:00 pm
MHS Court
Semester Fee: 250€


Students will learn the basics of basketball in an non-competitive environment and gain skills to prepare them for team sports. This is an outdoor activity

 

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Taekwondo Level 1 (Grades K-3)
Tuesdays 4:00 - 5:00 pm 
Elementary Campus
Semester Fee: 250€ (does not include personal equipment or Federation membership which are optional)


Students will build confidence, courage, discipline, respect and sportsmanship through physical exercise. Students will have the opportunity to take official exams while moving up through the ranks. This group is for beginners or lower level students which includes white belts, white-yellow belts, and yellow-belts.

 

Taekwondo Level 2 (Grades 3-5)
Thursdays 4:00 - 5:00 pm
Elementary Campus
Semester Fee: 250€ (does not include personal equipment or Federation membership which are optional)


Students will build confidence, courage, discipline, respect and sportsmanship through physical exercise. Students will have the opportunity to take official exams while moving up through the ranks. This activity is for students with previous experience in Taekwondo and who are yellow-orange belts, and orange belts.

 

Spanish Club (K-2)
Thursdays 4:00 - 5:00
Semester Fee: 200€

Spanish Club (3-5)
Tuesdays 4:00 - 5:00
Semester Fee: 200€ 

Students will gain fluency in speaking Spanish by playing games and learning vocabulary in fun ways. This is not related to the SAL program but can help students in SAL.

 

 

   

Catalan Club (K-5)
Wednesdays 3:00 - 4:00 
Semester Fee: 200€

 

Students will learn phrases and vocabulary in Catalan and will focus on oral communication by playing games. This course is designed for international students. Students will be divided by level and age. 

 

 

Drawing and Illustration (Grades K-2)
Mondays 4:00 - 5:00 pm
Elementary Campus
Semester Fee: 270€ (does not include materials)


Students are given the opportunity to explore different ways to draw and illustrate including various subjects, using pencil, pastels, and water colors. Students will develop their creativity, imagination and artistic expression through various techniques. Projects will adapt to the age, level, and interests of the students.

 

Cartoon/Manga/ Character Drawing 
Mondays 4:00 - 5:00 pm
Elementary Campus
Semester Fee: 270€ (does not include materials)

 

Students will learn to design, create and draw their own characters in any style they choose, realistic, manga, comic, etc.

 

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Science Club (Grades 2-5)
Tuesdays 4:00 - 5:30 pm
Elementary Campus
Semester Fee: 300€ (includes all materials)


Students will have a new science project every week. The instructor will present the group with a question to answer or problem to solve, they will come up with a hypothesis, and then will try different experiments to find the solution and base their conclusions. 

 

Chess Club (Grades K-2)
Wednesdays 3:00 - 4:00 pm
Elementary Campus
Semester Fee: 200€ 


Students will be introduced to chess and chess games to teach a range of age-appropriate strategies. Open to beginners and mixed levels of chess. Instructors will adapt the content to the range and experience of the students. Grades 1 and 2 will have the opportunity to compete in a tournament in Spring. 

 

Chess Club (Grades 3-5)
Mondays 4:00 - 5:00 pm 
Elementary Campus
Semester Fee: 200€ 
 

Students will be introduced to chess and game strategies with chess boards, card games and computer games. Instructors will adapt the content to age and level. Open to beginners and mixed levels of chess players. Opportunities to compete in the Spring Chess Tournament.

 

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3D Printing
Thursdays 4:00 - 5:00 pm 
Makerspace, MHS Campus
Semester Fee: 270€


Students will enjoy learning how 3D printers work and how to design printing instructions by creating different objects of their own design. Each student will get to print a bust of their own head as one of their projects.

 

ES Musical (Grades 3-5): The Little Mermaid
Wednesdays 3:00 - 4:30 pm
Elementary Campus
Semester Fee: 300€

Performances will take place in January. 

Spaces reserved for students who already have roles in this musical. Auditions are open only for roles that are open. 

Second semester, another musical will be selected and auditions will be open to everyone. 

 

 

Concertante Music Academy 
Mondays through Fridays 4:00 - 5:30 pm
Elementary Campus
Registration Fee: 40€ (annual)
Monthly Fees: Varies. Payment is made to Concertante Academy on a monthly basis
Concertante Music Program starts October 1st.

Individual and group instrument lessons range from 30 minutes to one hour and schedules will be set on a case-by-case basis keeping in mind the schedules of music teachers, the ages of the students, and family preferences. Classes offered for piano, violin, cello, guitar and other instruments on request. Students perform in a school recital in June. They also have the option to prepare for exams given by the Royal Academy of Music. Families can observe classes to see if they are interested. To request lessons, fill out the registration form and return by email to beaz@bfischool.org.

Minimum trial period of 3 months
 

Other Services for Elementary students  
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Early Morning Drop Off (Grades K-5)
Mondays to Fridays 7:45 - 8:30 am 
Elementary Campus
Fees: Free 

Students can be dropped off a the ECC campus starting from 7:45 AM and will be supervised while they play outside before school starts. In inclement weather, the students will be moved inside.

No registration required.

 

After-School Care (Grades K-5)
Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays 4:00 - 5:00 pm. Wednesdays 3:00 - 4:00 pm
Elementary Campus
Fees: 7€ per day 

Parents running late to school pick-up can rest assured that their children are well taken care of at the After-School Care. Students wind down from the school day with simple activities as they color, play with Lego, or create with play dough. In good weather they play outside at the Elementary playground.

No registration required.

 

Academic Tutoring
Mondays to Fridays 
MS/HS Campus
Fees: Please contact the tutoring companies

BFIS collaborates with two excellent tutoring companies -- AE Teaching and Bee Tutored International -- who each provide a wide-range of services in many subject areas. Both of these companies are able to provide tutoring on campus in the MS/HS Library. Schedules are determined based on family preferences and tutor availability. Please contact them directly with particular requests. Please be aware that for security reasons, only external tutors from these two companies are allowed on campus. All other private tutoring must take place off campus. 

Contact: 
AE Teaching
+34 637 035 159
info@aeteaching.com

Bee Tutored International
+34 609 541 171,
+34 629 187 188
susana@beetutored.com