Emge Before and After School Clubs 2019-2020
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Kindergarten Book Club

Eligible Students:  K

Do you love books?  Then this is the club for you!  We will meet approximately two Thursdays a month until December to enjoy the Building Block Books which are part of the Missouri Library Association’s student choice program. We will read each of the nominees and do some related crafts and activities for some of the books. At the end of the program each child will vote for his/her favorite one.  Meetings will be held before school 8:00 - 8:45 in room 26. Specific meeting dates will be sent home at a later date.

Sponsor:  Mrs. Binsbacher

S.H.A.R.E. Club (Sharing, Helping and Respecting Everyone)

Eligible Students:  K-5th Grades

Do you like helping others?  Then this is the club for you!  Examples of activities we will work on during meetings are making posters to hang throughout the school, delivering breakfast to staff members, making decorations for our Veterans Day assembly, and organizing a lemonade stand to raise money for cancer research. Children in each grade will be able to join S.H.A.R.E. Club; however, grade levels may be split for some meetings and meet as a whole for others. Meetings will be held before school (8:00-8:45 a.m.) one to two times per month throughout the school year.  Specific meeting dates will be sent home at a later date.

Sponsor: Mrs. Nolen


Eligible Students: 4th-5th Grades

Student Council members participate in a variety of leadership activities for the school.  We will elect a president, vice-president to help lead our meetings. We also elect a secretary to take notes at meetings and Sergeant at Arms to lead the pledge at meetings and the Veterans Day Assembly. The student council will promote service projects, serve as ushers/hosts and support PTO events. We represent our student body by discussing relevant issues with the principal and promote participation within our school community.  We will meet monthly mostly on the second Thursday of the month at 8:00 a.m. We also meet additional dates for projects, but those are optional.  Completing and turning in a form does NOT ensure you are in the club. You will receive a follow-up notice whether you are in the club or on the waiting list.

Sponsor:  Mrs. Theisman


Eligible Students: 4th & 5th Grades

The Emge Choir club is a performing group that promotes teamwork, gives a sense of belonging, raises school spirit, and is fun! Students are given the opportunity to apply concepts learned in their vocal music class including singing as an ensemble, reading music and singing in harmony.   The choir meets weekly to prepare for special events inside and outside of school. Any 4th or 5th grader can join. I am looking for students that enjoy singing and want to make music together.  Choir is a year-long club that will meet before school on Fridays from 7:45-8:45 in Music room #30.  The choir will perform several times throughout the year, including a Cardinals game. Rehearsals will begin on Friday, September 6th. 

Sponsor:  Ms. Brown 


Eligible Students:  4th & 5th Grade

Art Club is open to students in grades 4 & 5.  We will meet every scheduled Tuesday before school from 8:00-8:45 a.m. in the art room #5.  If you are interested in using art materials including clay, papier-mâché, tempera paint, watercolors, collage and more sign up for our club.  Come be creative and have some fun with art!  

NOTE: This club will have two or more sessions depending on enrollment.  Students will receive a schedule with exact dates.  

Sponsor:  Mrs. Reiss 


Eligible Students:  4th Grade

The Wee Deliver club is open to any fourth grader.  The club is based around a school-wide mailing system.  All teachers and staff members will have addresses and mailboxes.  Students in all grades will have the opportunity to write letters, address envelopes, and send them to his/her friends, teachers, and staff members at Emge.  Wee Deliver club members will be in charge of picking-up, sorting, and delivering the mail every week. The meetings will be held one or two Fridays per month throughout the school year.  Specific meeting dates will be sent home at a later date.

Sponsor:  Ms. Klaus 

Google Club

Eligible Students:  3rd Grade

Do you love creating projects with technology? Then Google Club is for you!  3rd graders will use Chromebooks and iPads to explore fun, educational apps and websites, as well as create collaborative projects using Google Docs, Drawings, and Slides. In addition to learning to use Google apps, students will practice keyboarding and learn coding. We will meet weekly on Tuesdays AFTER SCHOOL until 5:00 PM. 

NOTE: This club will have two or more sessions depending on enrollment

Sponsor:  Mrs. Billingsley


Eligible Students:  1st Grade

Earth Club is a hands-on club for 1st graders.  The focus of Earth club is to teach students the importance of taking care of our environment.  We will meet one or two Mondays of every month to clean up around the outside of our school building, beautify the outdoor classroom, and help with our school's recycling program.  

Sponsor:  Ms. Klaus


Eligible Students:   4th, & 5th Grade

Scrapbook Club is open to students in grades 4 & 5.  We will meet the first Thursday of each month before school from 8:00-8:45 a.m. in the art room #5.  If you are interested in learning scrapbooking techniques and putting together a scrapbook of your own sign up for our club!  This club is for both students who know these techniques and new learners. Come be creative and learn how to save your memories and photographs.  Students will receive a schedule with exact dates. 

Sponsor:  Mrs. Reiss 


Eligible Students:  4th Grade

Do you like looking at the yearbook and want to help be a part of putting it together?  Then join the Yearbook Club! We will take many pictures and document them for the whole school to enjoy. This club is limited to 20 students. This is an afterschool club.  We will meet 2nd semester in January and February.  Can't wait to see you there!

Sponsor:  Mrs. Dalton 


Eligible Students: 5th Graders

The Drama Club allows students the opportunity to explore performance on stage and/or assisting with performances behind the scenes aiding with scene development.  Students will commit to about 3 practices weekly, a dress rehearsal, and a final day and evening performance in front of the school and parents. We will meet several mornings around 8:00 am for approximately 4-5 weeks prior to the final production.  We will start tryouts in September followed by practices until the fall performance. I am flexible with other clubs!  

Sponsor:  Mrs. Theisman


Eligible students: 3rd and 4th Graders

Attention 3rd and 4th graders! Are you looking for a unique hobby?  Then Stamp Collecting Club is for you! Members of the Stamp Collecting Club will bring, collect, and trade stamps during the monthly meetings. You will also learn the history and significance behind many stamps all over the world. We will meet one MONDAY a month at 8:00 a.m. *Students in this club will need to bring a binder to each meeting for keeping their stamps organized.  All the stamps will be provided by the sponsor.  

Sponsor:  Mrs. Hadfield


Eligible Students: 2nd Graders

Book Club is looking for second graders who LOVE to read.  A new book will be introduced at the beginning of each month. Students will have the entire month to read the book and come prepared to discuss at the following meeting. They will also participate in a FUN, culminating activity for each book they read. Book Club will meet on the first Friday (and some select Thursdays) of each month from 8:00 – 8:45 a.m. An exact schedule of dates will be sent home.

Sponsor: Mrs. Mylenbusch


Eligible students: 1st, 2nd, 3rd,  4th and 5th Graders

If you like to learn and play lots of fun active games, check out Emge’s P.E. club!  In this club, students will engage in a variety of fun of fun games and activities. This club is limited to 20 students per grade level.   It will be broken up into grade levels.  5th grade (Monday) and 4th grade (Thursday) will meet the first half of the year and the other grades will meet the 2nd half of the year. All date information will be sent home.

Note: This is an after school club and will meet 4:00 to 4:55pm.

Sponsors:  Mrs. Dalton


Eligible students: 3rd, 4th and 5th Graders

Calling all 3rd, 4th, and 5th Graders!  Do you like to run and stay active? Running Club incorporates running into a variety of fun games and activities.  Whether you consider yourself a runner right now or want to start getting active, this club will offer many games that you’ll enjoy and will get you active and moving.  We will also participate in an optional 5K run on a select weekend. With a 25 student maximum each session, this club will be split into 2 or 3 sessions. Students who sign up will be notified of which session they are enrolled in.  

Running Club will meet once a week on Thursdays before school at 8:00am

Sponsor:  Mrs. Hadfield


Eligible students: 2ND Graders

Using Lego Robotics as a vehicle of instruction, students will gain exposure to engineering, computer programming and problem solving. Students will also learn to use math to solve real world problems in an exciting yet challenging environment. This is an introduction to robotics programming using the LEGO® program “We-Do.” TSA club will meet one to two times per month on Wednesday OR Thursday mornings from 8:00-8:45 a.m. Specific meeting dates will be sent home at a later date.

NOTE: This club is limited to 10 students per session and may have two or more sessions depending on enrollment.  

Sponsor:  Mrs. Billingsley


Eligible Students:  2nd  Grade

Hola, amigos! (Hello, friends!)  Are you interested in learning Spanish? In Spanish Club we will learn how to read and speak Spanish.  We will also learn about the Spanish and Mexican cultures through arts and crafts and games. Our meetings will be twice a month on Fridays from 8:00-8:45 am in room 15. A schedule with exact dates will be sent home.  

Sponsor: Mrs. Klaus


Eligible Students:  1st and 3rd Grades

Do you love stories and being creative?  Then this is the club for you! In this club we will read a variety of picture books and complete STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) activities related to each story including science experiments, designing, and building with a variety of materials. We will meet before school (8:00-8:45 a.m.) one to two times per month throughout the school year.  Specific meeting dates will be sent home at a later date. 

Sponsor:  Mrs. Nolen


Eligible Students: 3rd Graders

Do you love numbers? Do you love figuring out problems? If you answered yes to either of those questions, then this club is for you!  We will be doing hands-on activities as well as STEM activities using the skills you already know from class as well as new skills to solve problems.  Math Club will meet Thursday afternoons 4:00 - 4:50. Specific meeting dates will be sent home at a later date.

Sponsor: Mrs. Rohman


Eligible Students:  5th Grade

Do you love music?  Would you like to play the violin, viola or cello?Do you already have experience playing a string instrument?  If so, Orchestra Club is for you! Orchestra Club will be offered to 5th graders for the 2019-2020 school year.  The OC will meet 2 days a week after school. You will learn how to play your instrument and have many performance opportunities throughout the school year.  Students will need to rent an instrument to be used for class and home practice. The Club starts class in September. If you have any questions or would like more detail about the Orchestra Club please contact her at [email protected]. Sponsor: Ann Geiler


Eligible Students: 4th and 5th grades

Are you interested in creating video productions, podcasts, blogs, and/or a website?  Then this is the club for you! In this club we will become journalists sharing news from around our school in a variety of electronic formats.  Club members will brainstorm ideas, interview students and staff, and produce electronic media under the guidance of the club sponsor. Meetings will be held after school until 5:00 p.m. once per week throughout the school year.  Specific meeting dates will be sent home at a later date.

Sponsor:  Mrs. Nolen


Eligible Students:  3rd Graders

Do you love science?  Are you interested in learning more about science?  Then this is a club for you! We will engage in hands-on science activities, including fun STEM experiments!  We will meet most Tuesday mornings from 8:00 - 8:45 in room 26. Specific meeting dates will be sent home at a later date.

Sponsor:  Mrs. Binsbacher

Jump Rope Club

Eligible Students: 4th and 5th

Do you want to learn to jump like a Show Me Jumper? Then Jump Rope Club is for you. In Jump Rope Club you will learn to take new and old tricks and put them together in a routine. This club will focus on skill progression while building your stamina .  You will learn to help and work together with other students in group formations. We will meet before school from 8:00-8:45 in the large gym. Jump ropes will be provided.   

Sponsor: Mrs. Evans