Workshops list

Workshops From 8 January 2018 To 29 March 2018

Registrations for this period are closed.
Registrations for the next period will be opened from : Saturday 17 March 2018 at 10AM to Monday 19 March 2018 at 10PM

In this activity, all the school's "Jamie Olivers" will be able to discover, to knead, to stir, to cut, to cook with spices, fruits, cereals and vegetables... In French. Children should bring a box so they can take home their culinary creations.
Supervisor(s) : Anne Faye

Level : MS->CM2
Schedule :
Tuesday 15:20-16:30
Wednesday 13:00-14:30
Get creative and have fun using all sorts of materials - from paints and pencils, pastels and inks, to making models and craft projects. In French (native speaker).
Supervisor(s) : Marie Ruthven

Level : GS->CM2
Schedule :
Monday 15:20-16:30
Want to run as fast as Usain Bolt, or as long as Mo Farah? Do you want to try to break Jessica Ennis's long jump triumphs? The new athletics class will introduce young ones to track and field sports in a relaxed and safe environment. In French (native speaker).
Supervisor(s) : Héloise Gonin

Level : CE1->CM2
Schedule :
Wednesday 13:00-14:30
Grab your little passports! With this club, come and discover different countries and their customs through educational activities: games, arts and crafts, colourings, stories, rhymes and songs. In French.
Supervisor(s) : Stéphanie Barbieux

Level : MS->CP
Schedule :
Thursday 15:20-16:30
Known to be the fastest racket game in the world, Badminton is easy to learn, great fun and a fantastic way to develop co-ordination. In French (native speaker).
Supervisor(s) : Anne Faye

Level : CP->CM2
Schedule :
Monday 15:20-16:30
Make jewellery and accessories (necklaces, bracelets, brooches...), using various materials (cork, beads, dough, feathers, ...). In French (native speaker).
Supervisor(s) : Malika Khames

Level : MS->CM2
Schedule :
Wednesday 13:00-14:30
Thursday 15:20-16:30
Calligraphy or the art of beautiful writing. In this club, we will learn how to trace beautiful letters and have fun creating, decorating, cards, letters, poems... In French
Supervisor(s) : Delphine Ankrah

Level : CE1->CM2
Schedule :
Wednesday 13:00-14:30
From Brassens to The Beatles, the choir club will teach the children to warm up their voices, follow a rythm, tune their listening skills and learn a variety of songs both old and new, in French and in English. In French (native speaker).
Supervisor(s) : Constance David - Petit Conservatoire

Level : CP->CM2
Schedule :
Monday 15:20-16:30
Lights, camera, action!! Bring your silver screen dreams to life in this introduction to film making. In French (native speaker).
Supervisor(s) : Anne Faye

Level : CE2->CM2
Schedule :
Friday 15:20-16:30
In this club the children build and apply thinking skills, team skills and communication skills in a fun environment. Many of the puzzles and games have graded activities to build confidence, so students will benefit from improved confidence as they progress through the challenges. In English.
Supervisor(s) : Elona Durran

Level : MS->CM2
Schedule :
Monday 15:20-16:30
An invitation to read, discovery of an author, an illustrator, a theme or a series. Discussion and debate around a book read together. In French.
Supervisor(s) : Camille Luboinski

Level : CE2->CM2
Schedule :
Tuesday 15:20-16:30
Fairytales and Illustrations club starts with the group reading a story and discussing to figure who are the main characters, their specificities, where the story takes place etc... In the second part of the club, children will explore the tale's illustration using an artistic support. Children can also act out the story themselves which helps enrich their vocabulary.
Supervisor(s) : Marie Ruthven

Level : MS->GS
Schedule :
Tuesday 15:20-16:30
The children will learn how to knit, sew and crochet! They will also learn pattern cutting and sewing with felt. Knitting helps relax and teaches concentration, focus and helps with memory. This is an annual atelier. In French (native speaker).
Supervisor(s) : Malika Khames

Level : CE1->CM2
Schedule :
Monday 15:20-16:30
This Atelier explores the different stages of the comic: the idea, the scenario, the characters, the cutting, the drawing, the color. Children learn to formulate their ideas, transpose them to writing in a coherent way. Then how to cut the story, write the dialogues, choose the framing but also how to create unique and consistent characters to the story. They design and produce a comic book individually or collectively.
Supervisor(s) : Leo Parent

Level : CE2->CM2
Schedule :
Wednesday 13:00-14:30
Miss Konstantina is an RAD qualified teacher from the Ballet School. The aim of this class is to give each child the opportunity to develop self-confidence, poise, co-ordination and musicality in a fun, creative yet highly professional environment. Girls should wear a leotard, a tulip skirt, ballet tights or socks and ballet shoes. Boys should wear black leggings, a white t-shirt and black ballet shoes. In English.
Supervisor(s) : Miss Konstantina

Level : MS->CP
Schedule :
Monday 15:20-16:30
Using scissors is an essential skill to master and not an easy one for little fingers to get used to without lots of practice, This club will offer plenty of fun opportunities to cut out and create through scrapbooking and collage activities. In French (native speaker).
Supervisor(s) : Stéphanie Barbieux

Level : MS->CP
Schedule :
Monday 15:20-16:30
Playing chess allows children to develop logical sense and improve their capacity to resolve problems, increase their attention and concentration. This atelier for beginners will introduce children to the basics of the game as well as to simple strategies. In French (native speaker).
Supervisor(s) : Vincent Rosier

Level : CP->CM2
Schedule :
Thursday 15:20-16:30
Playing chess allows children to develop logical reasoning and improve their capacity to resolve problems. It also helps their concentration and problem solving skills. For those who already know the basics of the game. Children must know how to play to enrol in this club. In French (native speaker).
Supervisor(s) : Alexandre Moreau

Level : CE1->CM2
Schedule :
Friday 15:20-16:30
This fun yet structured workshop is aimed at teaching oral and written basics as well as providing an insight into Hispanic culture. Please note that by signing up you will be committing your child to attend until the end of June.
Supervisor(s) : Javier Serrano

Level : CE1->CM2
Schedule :
Friday 15:20-16:30
This atelier offers children from both the bilingual and the French sections an opportunity to get their homework done before heading home. A bilingual teacher familiar with both the French and British curriculums will provide support. NB: We cannot guarantee that all homework will be completed within the hour. Children must bring their homework, if they don't they will be able to read or visit educational websites on the iPads.
Supervisor(s) : Laure Gaillard

Level : CP->CM2
Schedule :
Thursday 15:20-16:30
Friday 15:20-16:30
During this tutorial, I offer my professional experience to provide individual help with homework (but limited in time). I will ensure that each child does their homework or learns their lessons and I will guide them in their work. NB: We cannot guarantee that all homework will be completed within the hour. In French. Please note: children must bring their homework to the class. If they don't they will read, or will go on educational sites on the iPads.
Supervisor(s) : Patricia Castanier

Level : CP->CM2
Schedule :
Monday 15:20-16:30
Classic or contemporary, music is at the heart of this atelier. Following the Suzuki and Montessori techniques, your children will learn and discover all sorts of instruments and concepts about music history; as well as create and practice thanks to vocal exercises, playing music and listening to concerts. In French (native speaker).
Supervisor(s) : Constance David - Petit Conservatoire

Level : MS->CP
Schedule :
Wednesday 13:00-14:30
Make a volcano and make it erupt, a compass, a telephone, an eclipse, a sun box, butter, a thaumatrope ... a workshop to learn while having fun. In French (native speaker).
Supervisor(s) : Patricia Castanier

Level : GS->CM2
Schedule :
Wednesday 13:00-14:30
Under the keen eye of a fully qualified Duet Academy football coach, children from GS-CM2 can fine-tune their footie skills and play matches on the South Park football pitch until 3.00. Duet is offering the last 30 minutes of this session free of charge. By signing up to this club you are consenting that your children will be in the care of Duet and not Les Ateliers from 14.30. Pick up at 3.00 from the changing room in South Park. The children will need the Duet Uniform (to be ordered online here: http://www.kitlocker.com/sportingduetacademy/match-kit) or appropriate warm sportswear (ideally a tracksuit) and a water resistant rain jacket. They will also need football boots, shin pads and a bottle of water. In French and English
Supervisor(s) : Duet Academy

Level : GS->CM2
Schedule :
Wednesday 13:00-14:30
An excellent club for those just arrived at the school - this club teaches French in a fun atmosphere and will really help your children get to grips with the language and become confident speakers. This club is for children who are starting to learn French and NOT for children who are already fluent.
Supervisor(s) : Patricia Castanier

Level : MS->GS
Schedule :
Tuesday 15:20-16:30
In this club children are free to express themselves, explore and develop their English through organised fun and interesting activities: games, painting, songs, storytelling and more. All activities are tailored to cover different subjects such as grammar, listening and reading in a fun and relaxed environment.
Supervisor(s) : Maha Krirem

Level : MS->CE2
Schedule :
Wednesday 13:00-14:30
One of the world's most popular instruments, guitar is versatile and fun to learn. This beginners class will have children strumming songs in no time while learning musical notation and good playing techniques. Guitars will be lent to the children for the academic year. This is an annual atelier. In English.
Supervisor(s) : Jakub Tucholski

Level : CP->CE2
Schedule :
Friday 15:20-16:30
Hip-Hop is a cultural, musical and artistic movement grouping many styles including street dance, break dance, and locking. These days there are also contemporary and Jazz influences. Through this workshop children will discover this world of dance and will be able to create and share their own moves and style. They will be encouraged to suggest music to work on in this fun and relaxed class. A bottle of water and well-fitting sports shoes are recommended. In French (native speaker).
Supervisor(s) : Soraya Seddick

Level : GS->CP | CE1->CM2
Schedule :
Tuesday 15:20-16:30
Thursday 15:20-16:30
Friday 15:20-16:30
Board games are a great way for children to learn strategy and creative skills, while having fun. In English.
Supervisor(s) : Elona Durran | Nathalie Phirmis

Level : CP->CM2 | MS->GS
Schedule :
Tuesday 15:20-16:30
Tuesday 15:20-16:30
Thursday 15:20-16:30
If you love rolling the dice, using your strategic mind and plotting your next move then these games are sure to challenge you! Great for honing math and linguistic skills! In French (native speaker).
Supervisor(s) : Enguerran Maigne

Level : CE1->CM2
Schedule :
Wednesday 13:00-14:30
Judo is one of the best disciplines for children from the age of 5. It is simple and natural at that age: to pull and push each other, to fall, to fight on the ground. It's a discipline which provides an excellent foundation from which to build other sports. This club is in English. Kit: Kimono (available directly from the teacher). An optional grading is organised each term to assess progress. The registration for this club is for the whole school year.
Supervisor(s) : Mike Chapman

Level : CE2->CM2 | GS->CE1 | CP->CE2
Schedule :
Tuesday 15:20-16:30
Thursday 15:20-16:30
Friday 15:20-16:30
Create a world of extraordinary architectural constructions and animals using the KAPLA planks. Putting your child's imagination and creativity to the test KAPLA guarantees fun for everyone! In French (native speaker).
Supervisor(s) : Maka Boizi

Level : MS->CE1
Schedule :
Tuesday 15:20-16:30
Friday 15:20-16:30
Get your kids into physical and spiritual shape with the ancient martial art of karate. Great for co-ordination, fitness, discipline, positive thinking and self-confidence.
Supervisor(s) : Mike Chapman

Level : GS->CM2
Schedule :
Wednesday 13:00-14:30
Learn through play with LEGO! Develop your imagination, your creative, technological and scientific skills by building with LEGO. In French (native speaker).
Supervisor(s) : Maka Boizi | Leo Parent

Level : MS->CM2
Schedule :
Monday 15:20-16:30
Thursday 15:20-16:30
This relaxed and relaxing atelier will invite children to create their own Mandalas using different materials, themes and structures. This activity is great way to encourage coordination and creativity. In French (native speaker).
Supervisor(s) : Nathalie Phirmis

Level : CP->CM2
Schedule :
Thursday 15:20-16:30
Have fun whilst learning Mandarin! This class will focus on Chinese culture and basic conversation using Chinese calligraphy and art. For beginners. Registration to this club is for the whole year.
Supervisor(s) : Ms Shelley

Level : CE1->CM2
Schedule :
Tuesday 15:20-16:30
Have fun whilst learning Mandarin! This class will focus on Chinese culture and basic conversation using Chinese calligraphy and art. For children with basic knowledge of Mandarin. This is a yearly atelier.
Supervisor(s) : Ms Shelley

Level : CE1->CM2
Schedule :
Thursday 15:20-16:30
DIY discovery using various materials, making fun objects to awaken creativity and develop the manual skills of young children. In French.
Supervisor(s) : Florence Fisher

Level : MS->CP
Schedule :
Wednesday 13:00-14:30
This multi-sport workshop will be as dynamic as an obstacle course : jumping, running , throwing, playing with balls, jumping ropes… guaranteed fun! In French (native speaker).
Supervisor(s) : Leo Parent

Level : CE2->CM2
Schedule :
Thursday 15:20-16:30
Even in winter there is still plenty to do in our Nature and Gardening Club. In the classroom they will be planting succulents and creating nourishing treats to help birds get through the winter months. On clear days they will also be venturing outside to check on how the birds are enjoying their treats and trying to spot what wildlife is still about in the playground. In English.
Supervisor(s) : Jane Bakhoff

Level : MS->CM2
Schedule :
Wednesday 13:00-14:30
Open to a range of abilities, students will develop and refine the mains skills of 5-a-side Netball ie. various passes, catching, shooting and attacking and defending. They will also learn tactics and strategies for game play as well as teamwork. Once a basic understanding of netball is achieved, students will have the opportunity to take part in the Kensington & Chelsea year 5&6 Netball league. This will be held Wednesday afternoons from 4pm-5pm at St Luke's 5-a-side pitches in South Kensington. PLEASE NOTE : participation in League Matches is NOT organised by Les Ateliers. The coach will liaise directly with the parents. In English. This is a yearly atelier.
Supervisor(s) : Belinda Artlett

Level : CE2->CM2
Schedule :
Monday 15:20-16:30
A fun introduction to Fine Art. Every week, this club will offer 7 to 10 year old children to discover and get to know an artist's universe. After a presentation of his/her life and artistic school, children will create their own drawings inspired by the works presented. A fun way of introducing art history and to get to know the geniuses who left a mark on their time. In French
Supervisor(s) : Stéphanie Barbieux

Level : CE1->CM2
Schedule :
Wednesday 13:00-14:30
This Atelier is perfect for MS and GS children in the bilingual section who need help with their phonics and reading. The children can bring their reading books so they can practise some reading. What is phonics? • It is a method of teaching children to connect the letters of the alphabet to the sounds that they make and blend them for reading; • it is a method of teaching children to identify the individual sounds (phonemes) within words and segment them for spelling. The children will develop those skills by playing some phonics games. For children who don’t have any phonics knowledge we will start from the very beginning.
Supervisor(s) : Javier Serrano

Level : MS->GS
Schedule :
Tuesday 15:20-16:30
Pilates is a series of special exercises that improve flexibility, posture and strength to music. In English.
Supervisor(s) : Julia Warren

Level : CP->CM2
Schedule :
Wednesday 13:00-14:30
A long-standing favourite in the playground, Ping Pong is fast-paced and fun, and is a great way to develop quick reactions. The children will learn skills and strategies using new mobile tables that will allow both inside and outside play depending on the weather. In French.
Supervisor(s) : Enguerran Maigne

Level : CM1->CM2 | CE1->CE2
Schedule :
Monday 15:20-16:30
Friday 15:20-16:30
If you love singing and dancing than this is a perfect opportunity to apply your passion with other like minded children. The children will learn and perform current songs in French and English and put together a routine to go with each song. Great for confidence building, co-ordination, rhythm and language skills. In English.
Supervisor(s) : Julia Warren

Level : CE1->CM2
Schedule :
Friday 15:20-16:30
This atelier aims to introduce children to a wide range of creative activities using clay and plasticine. Be they pots made on a wheel or sculptures made with coloured clay, children will be able to learn the basics of pottery and sculpture. In French
Supervisor(s) : Nathalie Phirmis

Level : MS->CM2
Schedule :
Wednesday 13:00-14:30
Learn rhythm and the basics of music while learning to play songs in French and English on the Ukulele. P.S. Ukulélé provided. In French. Children need to be enroled for the year to ensure good learning and steady progress. Practice at home is required to ensure proper progress.
Supervisor(s) : Alexandre Moreau

Level : CE1->CM2
Schedule :
Wednesday 13:00-14:30
Discovering yoga through different asanas to help children relax and feel healthy. Builds self confidence and develops concentration. In French.
Supervisor(s) : Leo Parent

Level : MS->GS
Schedule :
Friday 15:20-16:30