Oakview Clubs

2017-2018 Clubs

Students have many opportunities to be involved at Oakview on a daily basis.  Students can serve on Student Council, News Team, Safety Patrol, Environmental Engineers, Morning Tutors, and Library Cadets.  C.L.U.B.S., and Oavkiew Players are an additional way that students can be a part of Oakview.

4th and 5th Grade students can also audition each spring for the chorus, ukulele, or drum performance groups.  If you are new to Oakview and are interested in chorus, ukulele, or handbell performance groups, please see Heather Nash or Katelin Hawkins.  3rd, 4th, and 5th grade students can also apply for the Garden Club by seeing Charnley DeMeritt.

Chess Club

The Chess Club is designed for players of all skill levels.  Prior knowledge of basic rules is preferred but no required.  Students will be taught basic game strategies in order to improve their chance of success.  Grades:  3rd, 4th, & 5th.  

Archery

The Archery Club will serve as an opportunity for 4th and 5th grade students to get more practice shooting at targets.  Students must adhere to the safety rules that are set-up in their PE classes.  Grades:  4th & 5th.

Boys Track

The boys track club will meet once a week and build endurance for a 5K.  Students will participate in various running activities on the track to strengthen technique and stamina.  The club members will be encouraged to participate in a 5k.  Grades:  3rd, 4th, & 5th

Flag Football

Students will strengthen flag football skills and knowledge.  Teams will be set up by the coach and students need to be committed to the club dates and club times to secure fair game play.  Grades:  4th & 5th.

Volleyball

Club members will practice basic volleyball skills.  Students will practice these skills in various drills and game play.  Students must wear athletic shoes for each meeting.  Grades:  3rd, 4th, & 5th.

GREAT – Girls Running with Excitement, Attitude, and Teamwork

Third, fourth, and fifth grade girls will meet to work on character development, body image, and physical strength and endurance.  Grades:  3rd, 4th, & 5th.

Art Explorers

Artists will explore processes and techniques in more depth than in regular art curriculum.  Projects will include:  acrylic painting, printmaking, weaving, water color, and art journaling.  Grades:  3rd, 4th, & 5th.

Sculpture

Club members work exclusively with 3-Dimensional materials including:  clay, paper-mache, plaster, wire and found objects.  Grades:  3rd, 4th, & 5th.

Art Owls

Art Owls will have the opportunity to explore 2-D projects with a variety of art materials and techniques.  Class will include media, painting, print making, etc.  Grades:  3rd, 4th, & 5th.

Sew What

The Sew What Club meets monthly to learn basic hand sewing techniques.  Club members will make various small hand-crafted projects.  Club members will be required to purchase a small list of tools that will be needed to make projects.  Grades:  3rd, 4th, & 5th.

Strum – Ukulele

Students will learn how to strum basic ukulele chords used in all kinds of fun songs.  Club members learn everything they need to hold tune and play a ukulele.  Grades:  3rd, 4th, & 5th.

Online Newspaper

Student journalists will report the happenings at Oakview in the Owlet, our online student newspaper.  Grades:  4th & 5th.

Origami

The origami club will allow students to create unique three dimensional objects from flat pieces of square paper.  Members will create both traditional and modern pieces with increasing difficulty throughout the year.  Grades:  4th & 5th.

Google Expedition

Students will have the opportunity to visit many locations around the world in a fully immerse 360 degree environment.  The club will also take advantage of other virtual reality platforms offered by Discovery VR, Google, etc.  Grades:  4th & 5th.