Clubs/Activities

2018 - 2019 NNE Club Information

Art Club

Students will participate in very detailed, in-depth art projects designed for higher skilled students.  Students will be selected based on behavior, focus during art class, and skill level.  Mrs. Michael will inform participants of specific dates. 

Grade Level(s): 4th Grade (10 students, participants chosen based on performance in Art)

Sponsor: Mrs. Michael

Battle of the Books

Students will read 5 different books and compete to answer comprehension questions.  During club days, we will discuss the chapters read, act them out, and answer questions, Participants will be notified on specific meeting dates.

Grade Level(s): 3rd and 4th Grade 

Sponsors: Mrs. Norris, Mrs. Hudson, and Mrs. Alford

Cheetah Choir

Cheetah Choir is a group of 3rd and 4th grade students who meet once a week during the fall and spring semester. Students have the opportunity to perform various places in and out of school including many district events.

Grade Level(s): 3rd and 4th Graders

Sponsor: Mrs. C. Smith

Craft Club

We will create various hands-on crafts that can begin during club then take home and enjoy.  Dues: $5 for supplies.

Grade Level(s): 1st and 2nd Grade (20 students)

Sponsors: Mrs. Hohman and Mrs. Strange

Kind Kids Club

In the Kind Kids Club, students will review ways to spread kindness and participate in activities to foster random acts of kindness. Parents will be asked to help with distributing items made during club.

Grade Level(s): K-4th Graders (15 students)

Sponsor: Mrs. Saxton

Math Pentathlon

Students will sharpen their higher order logic-based math games to compete with schools from DFW area. Dues: $10 for shirt. $42 for competition on March 23rd.

Grade Level(s): K - 1st (16 students) Sponsor: Mrs. Taylor

Grade Level(s): 2nd - 3rd (16 students) Sponsor: Mrs. Mayhue and Mrs. Ketcher

 

Multicultural Club

The students will learn various cultures and customs of the world. The club will be structured so the students focus on one continent per month. The first meeting, we will learn about the language, traditions, geography, etc. of the selected continent. The second meeting we will create a craft or game related to a country in the continent. 

Grade Level(s): 1st and 2nd Grade (20 students)

Sponsors: Mrs. Romero and Mrs. Hohman

 

Neal Ambassadors

Neal Ambassadors are the student body representatives that will assist the campus' communication/outreach efforts and serve as hosts for special visitors to the campus. Students will receive training and practice in public speaking to passionately represent our Cheetah pride. Specific meeting dates will be communicated with participants.

Grade Level(s): 3rd and 4th (5 new spots available. Participants chosen based on interview.)

Sponsors: Ms. Carswell, Mrs. McGrew, and Mrs. Watson 

Nancy Neal News Crew

Students will tryout at the end of the 3rd grade school year for the Nancy Neal News Crew.  Students will be responsible for recording and delivering daily announcements to the students and staff at Nancy Neal Elementary.

Grade Level: 4th Grade

Sponsor: Mrs. Norris 

Robotics

Students will use the EV3 robotic equipment to build robots and program tasks for robots to complete.  Fourth graders will have the opportunity to participate in the regional competition in January.

Grade Level(s): 3rd and 4th Grade (24 students)

Sponsors: Mrs. Barham and Mrs. Simmons

 

Running Club

This is a club for you if you love to run!  We will run outside around the campus and even inside the building!  There will also be some fun Plyo exercises and games that you'll love! Athletic shoes and clothing are necessary.

Grade Level(s): 1st - 4th Grade

Sponsors: Mrs. McCain, Mr. Williams, Mrs. Barham, and Mrs. Scott

Sign Language Club

Students will learn basic American Sign language (letters, animals, colors, etc.).  Students will also learn a song using sign language. 

Grade Level(s): K - 4th (25 students)

Sponsors: Ms. O'Flaherty, Mrs. Baylis, Mrs. Rauschuber, and Ms. Graham

Story Writing Club

Students will work on handwriting skills and narrative writing.

Grade Level(s): K and 1st Grade (20 students)

Sponsor: Mrs. Barham

Yoga Club

Yoga club is a great opportunity for students to learn and practice yoga together.  It's a chance to slow down and learn the basic yoga poses through books and stories, which help reduce stress while increasing flexibility and strength.

Grade Level(s) - K, 1st and 2nd (5 students from each grade)

Sponsors: Mrs. Lacy and Coach Smith