The Red Barn has some exciting new classes coming up over the spring and summer terms! Parents, your child will be tricked into learning while having fun in a beautiful and safe atmosphere at the barn.
Plan ahead and let us know now if you would like to sign your child up for any of the classes- simply fill out the interest form and a staff member will be in touch ASAP.
Scholarships available on request.
Job Skills (Ages 14+)
Join us in learning about the "soft skills" often required in a work environment. Students will participate in age-level discussions about time management, teamwork, organization, and quality control. Discussion time is followed by hands-on work with mentoring.
Work activities are outdoors and involved manual skills. Students will need to be able to follow safety rules and work without 1:1 supervision.
Dates: Tuesdays and Thursdays, June 6-August 10
Time: 9-11 am
Scholarships are available upon request.
Horse Powered Reading (Grades 1-3)
Horse Powered Reading can give kids tools to find success in reading. They work with horses from the ground to create metaphors for learning and develop confidence for reading success. This program includes activities for decoding, vocabulary, fluency, and comprehension.
Dates: Thursdays, April 6-May 18
Time: 3:30-4:30 pm
Ponies and Pencils (Grades 1-3)
Ponies and Pencils focuses on kids with sloppy handwriting. Activities with the horse focus on timing and spacing. These skills are then transferred to letters and words while writing about our adventures with the ponies. This program is designed for children who have a basic concept of forming letters but are struggling with legibility.
Dates: Wednesdays, April 5-May 17
Time: 3:30-4:30 pm
Red Barn Book Club (Ages 3-6)
Join us for Red Barn's version of book club for little ones. We will be reading some of our favorite books this summer! Each week will be a new book and will have fun, interactive activities and adventures to go along with the books.
Week 1: Oink! Moo! How do you do?
Week 2: The Barnyard Dance
Week 3: The Very Busy Spider
Week 4: The Big Blue Truck
Week 5: Head to Toe
Week 6: Jump Frog Jump
Week 7: One Duck Stuck