After-school program activity ideas include homework help, creative arts, physical activity, hobby exploration and fun, hands-on learning activities should allow for student choice and input to engage the kids.
Physical activity allows the kids to burn off energy after sitting still for much of the day. Group games encourage teamwork and participation while getting the kids active. Free play time on the playground.
Art activities encourage creativity in the after-school program. Arts, drama, music and dance. Exploring hobbies is a way to incorporate choice and student input in the programming. One way to do this is to plan interest choose to participate in focusing on different hobbies such as drawing, reading, technology.