Intellectual Kids Club "All men by nature desire to learn"- Aristotle
Our program teaches various subjects and presents many literary masterpieces and different styles of writing. Our curriculum is carefully designed for very young kids and older ones too.
It also integrates in all the subjects, acting techniques, theater games, creative writing, text analysis and discussion, history, sociology, geography, debate, languages, art history and art expression, music, classical and modern songs and dances.
Shakespeare: The best comedies and tragedies.
Homer: Odyssey and Iliad.
Greek Mythology: A great array of myths.
Greek Drama: Aristophanes, Euripides, Sophocles, Aeschylus.
Ancient texts and Latin Literature: The Epic of Gilgamesh, Baghavat Gita, Ovid, Virgil.
It also incorporates Latin language phrases used in English.
Russian Literature: Tolstoy, Pushkin, Chekhov, Gogol, Dostoyevsky.
European Literature: French (Hugo, De Maupassant, Rostand), Italian (Dante Alighieri), Spanish language (Cervantes, Gabriel Garcia Marquez), German (Goethe, Kafka) and more.
English language Literature: Charles Dickens, Oscar Wilde, Harriet Beecher Stowe, O Henry, Hemingway and more.
Philosophy: Ancient Western and Eastern philosophers and Philosophic Inquiry on ideas and themes found in children’s literature and in other literary fiction.
Operas, Ballets: Operas by Mozart, Verdi Puccini, Rossini and Ballets by Tchaikovsky, Stravinsky, Prokofiev and more related to literature works.
Art History: Ancient to Contemporary Art, famous Art Movements and their Painters.
Astronomy for kids: An exploration of the history of astronomy from its beginnings and through the ages and all the important scientists who contributed to our understanding of it. Wonderful science fiction novels adapted for kids start scientific inquiry and the latest scientific discoveries are unraveled.
Biographies: Scientists such as Archimedes, Galileo Galilei, Thomas Edison, Albert Einstein and more. Historical figures such as Alexander the Great, Cleopatra, Napoleon Bonaparte and many more. Artists and modern time innovators.
Creative Writing: Kids hear important short stories and passages of great writing and learn about writing styles and techniques. Then they get to write their own story, poem or scene and together with the teaching artist they dramatize and act it out.
Dance instruction and story making program: Ballet Technique and famous Ballet stories class, Modern Dance and Mythology and Interpretive dance and history. Kids learn dance techniques for all levels and learn to unleash their creativity and express themselves through their bodies.
Well rounded education packages for private and semi private groups:
Home enrichment Package I: (3 sessions per week)
Shakespeare-Philosophy-Myths, Shakespeare-Greek Drama-Opera, Russian Literature-Ballets-Art History or any other combination you choose.
Home enrichment Package II: (2 sessions per week)
Shakespeare-Philosophy, Greek Drama-Philosophy, Russian Literature-Western European Literature, Art history-Greek Drama, Art History-European Literature or any other combination.
-Parents can either follow our syllabus or customize, if they wish, their kids’ lessons by selecting what subjects, writers and or even what stories they want their kids to learn about.
-We also know the importance of building close and effective links with parents and so you should expect regular feedback on the student’s progress.
-Parents can also monitor your kids’ progress by asking to receive an email from the educator that will also let you know an entertaining way to test your kids if you wish.
- Our educators will also be evaluated by parents and kids through satisfaction surveys that will be sent regularly and whose purpose is to keep everyone happy by correcting any concerns.