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 13 sites in Logan, Lincoln and Kanawha counties.  All students attend free.

Four days a week, Monday -Thursday: Art, music, games, physical activity **homework help ** STEM activities ** Hot daily meal    

 See what's happening at the site near you! Click on the program name below, to see that program's facebook page.

  13 sites

  400+ kids

  3 counties:




Switzer Center
  South Park

Horace Mann


Click on the program name to see the facebook page for that center.

XYZ Center
Phone number
    Big Ugly
Logan Middle
Omar Center 
Middle School            Logan
Chapmanville   Regional HSl
         Man            Elementary
  Man High         School

  Want to talk about enrolling your child?  Contact Michael Farmer, program director:

                                  / (304) 414-4451

Click on these

links and find hundreds of ideas for

activities kids 


Afterschool Alliance: STEM curriculum

A treasure chest of fun science and math activities  

Safe After School Activities| Active After School 

From Canada afterschool. Spectacular!

ExtendED Notes is a digital hub for afterschool, providing tips, activities, news and more. Have to get Pinterest (free) to see it, but it's worth it! Wow!


Left Brain Craft Brain. Takes you to other sites too for a great collection of art projects that can be used to teach STEM concepts.


25 After-School Activities And Games For Every Type Of Kid Fun! Focused on getting kids moving.

Hoopla Kids Lab: Great STEM activities! Simple, clear videos aimed at kids 




Cooking activities with kids.  This somewhat confusing Website has some great activities and math/cooking charts.

5-Minute Crafts (Pinterest)    Great ideas for quick activities with common items  

Five-Minute Crafts  There's more than one. This one's on YouTube!

Amazing variety of ideas!


Extended Notes: Afterschool 101

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Extended Notes: Afterschool activities

This is their activity page. 

Four STEM Curriculum Resources for Afterschool Programs (First Robotics, NASA Space Science, 4H Science Program, Science After School Consumer GuideThis newsr is also full of activity ideas. 

Four Resources to Add Financial Literacy to Your Middle School Curriculum.  Help your young people get ready to deal with Managing Money 101.

​Ideas for Lesson Plans for Afterschool Programs Great STEM experiments and videos

GoNoodle.  Get your kids dancing and singing and blowing off steam with the free GoNoodle videos, usually 3 - 5 minutes.

Make putty

Raise seedlings
Spaghetti Tower Race

Tons of ideas in 

 the links to left

Listen up!

A great activity to sharpen

students' ability to listen

or just get their attention!

Learn to cook!
Want to help send a child to afterschool? Donate!

Every child goes to afterschool free of charge, thanks to private donors and federal grants.

      Your $100 donation sends a child to afterschool for a year,                                                           when  combined with federal funding.

Step by Step, Inc.  
P.O.Box 11440

Charleston, WV 25107
Phone: 304-414-4452
Fax: +1 304-414-4451


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Physical Address

415 Dickinson Street

Charleston, WV 25301

Big Ugly Community Center

15 Rosewood Harts Road

Harts, WV 25524

Phone: +1 304-855-5402


Web site created for Step by Step by Kate Long.