AFTER SCHOOL

Many opportunities to discover talents and nurture passions


In addition to the calendar of school activities included in the weekly timetable, MILE School also offers a number of extra-school activities in the afternoon with the aim of stimulating new passions and interests in the students at a cultural, creative and sporting level.

For the current school year, the following activities have been initiated.

We invite you to contact us directly for any request.

09_After_School_Activities_MILE_School
MILE_School_Scacchi_classe
MUSIC INSTRUMENTS

Piano, Violin, Cello, Transverse Flute, Saxophone, Trumpet, Clarinet, Guitar (electric and acoustic)

Goals: Progressive knowledge of musical language, theory, spoken and sung solfeggio, with an interest not only in reading the extension of the instrument but also progressively to the septicle; Instrument technique; Repertoire, starting with small exercises and melodies created by the teacher you will study the classics deepening the concept of interpretation.

In addition to the knowledge and study of the specific instrument, the courses of musical instruments offered in MILE School have the objective of cultural and human growth of the student as a habit to constancy, commitment, tenacity in work; listening and understanding of languages different from their own; habit to identify an end and logical paths that lead to it; movement, memorization, understanding, concentration, expression; in-depth knowledge of their body and their sensibilities. predisposition to art and aesthetic taste; rigor and habit to continuous effort.

Language: Italian

Teacher Curriculum: Music Master, Director of Orchestra

Aimed at: students aged from 5 to 13

Frequency and duration: packages of 10 lessons from Monday to Friday from 4 p.m. to 6.30 p.m.

Individual 45-minute lessons. The timetable will be agreed directly with the teacher.

Course Location: MILE School’s Music Lab, via Olgiati 14 - Milan

CHORUS

Goal: the course is offered to a group comprising a minimum of 16 to a maximum of 40 participants. The chorus project entails the development of the individual voice as well as that of the chorus and choral elocution.

Language: Italian, English, and other languages

Teacher’s Curriculum: diploma from the Music Academy in violin, piano, musical composition, conducting orchestra and chorus; an experienced teacher, who has taught in numerous schools;

Aimed at: students aged from 5 to 13

Frequency and duration: once a week from 4:15 pm to 5:15 pm

Course Location: MILE School’s Auditorium, Via Olgiati 14 - Milan

DRAMA PRIMARY – CIRCUS-THEATER KIDS

Goal: the playfulness of the theater as a tool for personal growth and as a support to facing the challenges of pre-teen years. To live the creative and profoundly transformational art form of the theater to experiment without fear and to take down the traditional divisions between fiction and reality.

Language: Italian

Teacher’s Curriculum: actress, drama teacher for children and adults, drama training expert

Aimed at: all students MILE Kids 4-5 years old, Primary students

Frequency and duration: once a week from 4 pm 5 pm

Course Location: MILE School’s Auditorium, Via Cottolengo 25, Via Olgiati 14 - Milan

KARATE

Goal: The study of Karate is suitable for everyone and is recommended by sports specialists and educators both for the physical/sports and for the mental/psychological development. From a physical point of view it helps to:Improve balance and coordination,increase the perception of your own body,correct wrong postural attitudes,develop your muscles by gaining physical skills through bilateral exercises that use all your body muscles,the objective, through practice, is to achieve physical control by improving strength, speed, and elasticity.From a mental point of view, there are many results that can be achieved; here follow some examples:improve concentration capacity,increase awareness of your own emotions,get connected and socialize with other people,learn and practice respect towards other people,increase your self-esteem and sense of self,compare with others by controlling your own shyness and aggressiveness,develop a positive competitiveness by measuring oneself and the ability to test their own limits.All this starts from fun activities and, progressing with your own training, will become a growing commitment related to age and level. The course includes pre-set gradual steps, which will allow practitioners to test themselves by sessions for upper levels (belts).

Teacher’s Curriculum: Karate 5th Dan, Personal Defense Specialist and other Martial Arts.

Aimed at: students from 6 to 13 years

Frequency and duration: once a week from 4 pm to 5:30 pm

Course Location: MILE School’s Gym, Via Olgiati 14 - Milan

CODING & TECHNOLOGY

Goal: tomorrow’s small innovators will be able to make a trip inside the technology world thanks to the help of training experts and a method implemented over the years. It trains the very young on topics such as coding, robotics, 2D and 3D design, electronics and making.

A method based on Creative Learning, which finds its effectiveness in elements such as passion, collaboration, project and games, one of the most exciting moments of the learning experiences.

Language: Italian

Teacher’s Curriculum: specialist

Aimed at: students from grade 3 to grade 8

Frequency and duration: once a week for two hours

Course Location: MILE School ICT Lab

BABY DANCE, MODERN DANCE

Goal: to teach the main steps of modern dance to bring students to perform correctly choreographies. A final essay at the theatre is planned.

Language: Italian

Teacher’s Curriculum: dance teachers

Aimed at: Baby Dance (aged 3–5), Modern Dance (aged 6–10)

Frequency and duration: once a week from 4 pm to 5:15 pm

Course Location: MILE School Gym, Via Cottolengo 25 - Via Olgiati 14 - Milan

MANDARIN CHINESE LESSONS

Goal: to become acquainted with the Chinese language in a gradual and natural way both in its phonetics and writing and both in speaking and listening. The course is managed differently according to the age of the students. The younger students, for example, will use songs and nursery rhymes to help them learn. Also, specific teaching and learning support tools will be used for the younger students.

Teacher’s Curriculum: mother tongue certified teachers

Aimed at: primary school students (split into different classes depending on the knowledge of the language from beginner upwards)

Frequency and duration: once a week from 4 pm to 5:15 pm

Course Location: MILE School

DRAMA CLUB - MILE SCHOOL PRIMARY

Goal: the playfulness of the theater as a tool for personal growth and as a support to facing the challenges of pre-teen years. To live the creative and profoundly transformational art form of the theater to experiment without fear and to take down the traditional divisions between fiction and reality.

Language: English

Teacher’s Curriculum: MILE School Drama teacher

Aimed at: students from Grade 1 to Grade 5

Frequency and duration: once a week from 4 pm 5:30 pm

Course Location: MILE School

HOMEWORK CLUB and CAMBRIDGE INTENSIVE MODULE

Goal: aimed at the younger students, the goal of this activity is to give extra support and encouragement in completing homework. Recognizing strengths and giving support in those areas that need improvement, to help develop skills needed to face the challenges that young students face along their academic career. The Cambridge Intensive module will run concurrently with the Homework Club Middle classes and it is aimed at those students who would like to improve their Cambridge scores.

Language: English

Teacher’s Curriculum: MILE School class teacher

Aimed at: students from 6 to 13 years

Frequency and duration: once a week from 4 pm to 6 pm

Course Location: MILE School

CHESS

Goal: the purpose of the course is to encourage young people’s relationships within a group in which everyone is the protagonist and can express their talents of fantasy and creativity. Learning is through the game, but the main purpose is to accustom students to reasoning, to expressing thought, to self-esteem, to quick problem resolution.

Recent studies show that chess practice in school age has positive repercussions in reading, in science, in math, in deductive skills, in the ability to formulate hypotheses, in judgment and self-control.

Presentation of the game, historical notes, chessboard geometry, columns and crossbars, math coordinates applied to the position of the pieces, movement and the value of the pieces, scoring of moves, use of tournament clocks, tactics and strategy, Elementary finals, scaccomatto, introduction to the tournament.

Language: Italian

Teacher’s Curriculum: Italian teacher Chess Federation

Aimed at: students from 6 to 13 years

Frequency and duration: once a week from 4 pm to 5:30 pm

Course Location: MILE School

SCULPTURE CREATIVE LAB

Goal: Sculpture is one of the oldest and most primitive activities of man. You cannot manipulate materials without creating, without communicating. Every shaped form talks about us.

Clay manipulation, thanks to its elasticity and plasticity, allows us to develop our minds and manual skills.

The lab wants to offer everyone a road towards their creativity through learning the different modeling techniques (ball, slab, Colombin, Molds, all round, bas-relief). We will produce small sculptures, bas-reliefs, objects to use, such as container or vessels.

Language: Italian

Teacher’s Curriculum: MILE School class teacher

Aimed at: students of Middle school from 10 to 13 years

Frequency and duration: once a week from 4:30 pm to 6 pm

Course Location: MILE School

RHYTHMIC GYM - ACROGYM

Goal: the course envisages the acquisition of free physical training skills such as headlights, wheels, rondes and verticals, combined with acrobatic exercises typical of the circus world, performed in pairs, trio or quartets.

The course also includes the use of small tools of rhythmic gymnastics such as ribbon, ball, and hoop. It is expected a final essay at the sports hall.

Language: Italian

Teacher’s Curriculum: Physical Education teacher

Aimed at: students from 6 to 10 years

Frequency and duration: once a week from 4 pm to 5:15 pm

Course Location: MILE School Gym, Via Olgiati 14 - Milan

RUGBY TOTS

Goal: program of motor skills lessons that help children from 2 to 7 years old (divided by age group) to develop their physical and social skills in a fun and structured environment.

Through play, children will be taken on a journey of sporting imagination. The engaging and energetic coaches support the children at every step of their journey by teaching them how to take, pass, kick and run with the ball and play as part of a Team.

Language: English

Teacher’s Curriculum: Physical Education teachers

Aimed at: students from 4 to 7 years

Frequency and duration: once a week from 4 pm to 5:15 pm

Course Location: MILE School Gym - Via Cottolengo 25, Via Olgiati 14 - Milan

HIP HOP-BABY DANCE: ENGLISH EDITION

Goal: Dancing provides an excellent way for pupils, male and female, to exercise, connect with other students, increasing general concentration, stimulating interest in learning, feeding their interest in music.

Language: English

Teacher’s Curriculum: Professional dancer and choreographer

Aimed at: HIP HOP students aged 3 to 5 years; BABY DANCE students aged 18 to 36 months

Frequency and duration: once a week from 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm

Course Location: Auditorium - Via Cottolengo 25 - Milan