Dance Another World is an English language immersion program, taught through dance. Using content-based teaching, young girls learn English through dance! We focus on communicating with our friends and through our bodies and learn to speak the English language comfortably. Free and open to the public.
QuetzNiños! Arts After-School
Registration now open for Fall 2015!
QuetzNiños is a bilingual arts after-school program held at the Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center. Students explore cultural arts education through TEKS aligned lessons taught in various artistic mediums and disciplines to include visual art, digital art, acting, filmmaking, playwriting, and history. This program offers a curriculum that follows a process-based learning model with lesson plans developed by instructors in conjunction to monthly themes that emphasize Mexican American, Latino and Indigenous cultures which include cultural studies, art history, and creative techniques. The program includes time for active play, healthy snack, homework time and enrichment (art lessons). This approach encourages the development of key attributes in areas including support, empowerment, boundaries and expectations by providing participants opportunities to exercise these qualities