Fall Kids Groups & Programs

We're excited to have you back this Fall!

Play, interact and grow with STAR Institute! This fall we are offering a variety of youth programs and groups both online and in-person supporting your child and family with daily activities that focus on movement, language development, sensory and social skills for ages 3-17. Learn more about each program below. If you have questions about what groups and programs would be best for your family contact us today at groups@spdstar.org.

Funding available for eligible families through Developmental Pathways and Rocky Mountain Human Services. Email us at groups@spdstar.org for more information.

Session blocks and start times noted below with programs.

Online Only
Monday-Thursday (2 week blocks, 8 sessions per block period)

Session Blocks: 

  • Oct 5 - Oct 15
  • Oct 19-Oct 29

Language Leaps - for verbal children ages 4-6 focused on language stimulation and expansion. All activities are facilitated by a speech pathologist. Each session will include vocabulary building, following directions, and an early phonics task. 

  • 9:00AM - 25 minutes
  • $240/8 sessions

Language Launch - for verbal children ages 7-9 focused on language stimulation and expansion. All activities are facilitated by a speech pathologist. Each session will include vocabulary building, answering questions, following directions, and auditory memory activities. 

  • 9:30AM - 25 minutes
  • $240/8 sessions

STAR Online for 4-6 year olds - a fun virtual adventure where kids connect by traveling to different lands together in fantasy vehicles that they create themselves. Great for attention, impulse control, imagination, motor planning, and communication. Different themes each day 

  • 10:00AM - 45 minutes
  • $360/8 sessions

STAR Online for 6-9 year olds - Fun games, sensory motor play, whole body movement activities with different themes each day. Great for attention, impulse control, imagination, motor planning and communication. 

  • 11:00AM - 45 minutes
  • $360/8 sessions


Teen/Tween Online

Imagine Adventure - Ages 7-10 - simplified role playing games, face to face over zoom, builds social connection, confidence, theory of mind and social competence.

  • 4:15PM - 45 minutes
  • $360/8 sessions, 2x/week (Tues/Thurs) for a month
  • Sept 8-Oct 1

Ignite - Ages 13-17, fun, whole body movement with some cardio, postural work and cool down, also works on rhythm, coordination and self-regulation. 

  • 45 minutes
  • $360/8 sessions, 2x/week for a month
  • Sessions blocks:
    • Mon/Wed Oct 5-Oct 28 - 4:00PM

 In-person Only

CREW - Ages 3-5 -  builds social cognition and awareness, communication, problem-solving skills, and interactive play skills for children ages 3 years and up. LEARN MORE | REGISTER NOW

  • 4:15PM - 90 minutes
  • $960/10 sessions, 2x per week (Mon/Wed)

School Readiness Booster Program - Ages 3-6 -  This program is designed to enhance your child's skills and build on their strengths to prepare them for school and throughout the year. This is a great adjunct to your hybrid or virtual school program. Our goal is to provide a supportive, therapeutic group program that allows your child to build the confidence, self-esteem, self-awareness and maintain the regulation they need in the school setting.  LEARN MORE | REGISTER NOW

  • 9:00AM - 165 minutes
  • $113 per day/Daily sessions
  • $900/2-week block (8 sessions, Mon-Thurs)
  • $4,000/semester (12 weeks/48 sessions)
  • The schedule is flexible to work with their current school schedule
    *Semester begins September 14 and runs until Dec 10 (No group week of Thanksgiving)

Combined: In-person & Online

Radiant Writers - Ages 4-6 - A multi-sensory approach to handwriting using Connect Experience Write Program. Through the use of music and movement- support foundational handwriting skills in a way that is FUN! REGISTER NOW

  • 3:00PM - 45 minutes
  • $360/2-week block (8 sessions, Mon-Thurs)

Energy ExplorersAges 7-9 - A self regulation group, we will identify individual signs of dysregulation and practice mindful strategies in a group setting. and practice mindful regulation strategies for your every day, run by an OTR/L. REGISTER NOW

  • 3:00PM - 45 minutes
  • $360/2-week block (8 sessions, Mon-Thurs)
  • Sept 28-Oct 8

Rebounders - Ages 4-10 years old, for any child with access to a trampoline at home. This group has the feel of a dance or exercise class, but with rebounders! Work on modulation, core stability, breathing, bilateral coordination, impulse control and more. Run by an OTR/L. LEARN MORE | REGISTER NOW

  • 4:00PM - 45 minutes
  • $450/10 sessions, 2x per week (Tues/Thurs)
  • Oct 13-Nov 12