Clubs & Activities

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  • Art Club

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    Art Club 2021-2022

    Mission: The Mission of art club to explore art activities and media that we do not explore in class. This club is designed to enhance your art skills and help you explore more art forms.  Art club is designed for those who are passionate about art and want to learn to become a better artist.

    Faculty: Ms. Callahan

    Support: Mrs. Dorsey

    Planned activities: This year in art club we will be exploring advanced techniques in drawing and painting. We will also be learning new medias such as clay building, weaving, stitchery and textile design.  As a part of art club, we will be making tie dye t-shirts. 

    No national or state affiliations

    Start date is September 10, 2021

    End date is April 29, 2022

    Day and time of meeting: Art club meets on Friday mornings at 7:20 except for December 17, 2021 and January 7, 2022.

    Art club is open to only 4th and 5th grade.

    All members will be asked to apply in order to be considered. All members will be selected by Ms. Callahan.

    Sponsor: Ms. Callahan

  • Chorus

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    Alford Chorus

    Purpose / Mission: The purpose of the Alford Chorus is to provide enriching musical experiences outside of the general music classroom that will allow students to work collaboratively toward performances. Our mission is to create an environment which allows students to grow as musicians, build relationships between each other and become lifelong supporters of the arts.

    Faculty Advisor: Mr. DeWitt

    Activities: Members of the Alford Chorus will spend time rehearsing challenging music to prepare for performance. We will practice a variety of vocal music, incorporating music for barred instruments (xylophones) and other percussion instruments as well.

    Meeting Dates / Days: The Alford Chorus meets on Monday and Wednesday mornings from 7:30 – 8:20. We will begin meeting on September 13th. Chorus will have its final meeting date in April, after our final performance.

    Participants: 4th and 5th Grade may participate in this club

    Sponsor: Mr. Dewitt

  • FIRST Lego League

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    FIRST Lego Robotics Club

    FIRST has a set of Core Values that are Discovery, Innovation, Impact, Inclusion, Teamwork and Fun.  We will teach the students all the core values while completing this year’s Challenge called Cargo Connect! Transportation drives us forward – impacting economies, bridging cultures, and making us all more globally interconnected. In 2021-2022 FIRST® LEGO® League’s CARGO CONNECTSM, participants will learn how cargo is transported, sorted, and delivered to its destinations. 

    We will be researching how to make a more sustainable future and completing the challenge mat while programming the robot. Students will also learn how to code a robot and how to get it to complete the missions that are assigned. The club will meet on Wednesday mornings at 7:30 until the competition.

    The 5th Grade Competition team will start September 8 and will end in December (depending on competition dates).

    The 4th Grade team will start in January (depending on competition dates) and end in April. 

    Sponsor: Sarah Breedlove, Computer Science Teacher

    Sponsor: Angie Myers, Math Specials Teacher

  • Intramural Sports Club

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    Intramural Sports Club

    The mission of Intramural Sports Club: To motivate students to become physically active and excited about living a healthy lifestyle. To accomplish this, students will participate in different games, activities, and learn and play different team sports. Students will learn different rules, strategies, techniques, vocabulary, teamwork, and sportsmanship. Alford Titan Intramural Sports Club is open to all boys and girls in grades 3, 4, and 5. The club will meet on Monday mornings at 7:30 AM.

    Dates: 

    1st Semester (Start: Oct. 4, 2021 - End: Dec. 6, 2021)

    2nd Semester ( Start: Feb. 7, 2022 - End: March 28, 2022)

     

    Sponsor: Mr. Williams

    Sponsor: Mr. Hicks

  • Math Club

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    Math Club

    Participants: Alford’s 4th and 5th grade students

    The mission of Math Club: The Alford Math Club is open to 4th and 5th grade students who have a love for Math. The students will have an opportunity to practice problem solving skills in a fun and non-threatening environment. They will learn to explain and defend their thinking, persevere, and work collaboratively with a team. All of the students will be invited to participate in the county wide Perennial Math Competition in March. Meeting times and dates will be 7:30 to 8:15am beginning on September 20, 2021. We will meet on the following dates.

    September 27, October 4, 18, November 1, 8, 15 December 6, 13, January 10,  24,  31, February 7, 14, 28, March 7, 14

    Sponsor: Mrs. Myers

  • Modern Band Club

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    Alford Modern Band Club

    Purpose / Mission: The purpose of the Alford Modern band club is to provide enriching musical experiences outside of the general music classroom that will allow students to work with instruments and musical styles from the popular music of the 1950’s through the present. Our mission is to create an environment which allows students to grow as musicians, build relationships between each other and become lifelong supporters of the arts.

    Faculty Advisor: Mr. DeWitt

    Activities: Members of the Alford Modern Band Club will learn the basics of how to play Guitar, Bass, Keyboards and Drums using music from the last 70 years of popular music.

    Meeting Dates / Days: The Alford Modern Band Club meets on Friday mornings from 7:30 – 8:20. We will begin meeting on September 25th. This club will continue to meet until the end of April.

    Participants: 5th Grade students may participate in this club

     

    Sponsor: Mr. Dewitt

  • Reader's Rally

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    Reader's Rally

    Mission/purpose: The Gwinnett ReaderRally is a quiz bowl style competition for students in grades 4 – 12. Students read books from a predetermined list and answer questions about those books. Each Gwinnett County school may send one team of up to 10 players to the ReaderRally

    Faculty advisors: Erin Carlton and Emily Bennett

    Descriptions of planned activities: Students read books from a predetermined list and practice to be able to answer questions relating to the content of those books.  We will meet some Fridays starting in September and going until the competition date on February 26, 2022.

    Sponsor: Erin Carlton & Emily Bennett


     

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