Launch Squads

Launch Squads

Launch squads are really fun, don't get me wrong, but what comes after is 10x cooler.

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Hosted by 7 expert guides

Build lasting friendships and practice social skills through the power of play. Launch Squads use interactive games to foster communication, teamwork, and introduce new kids to Recess!

What You'll Do:

  • Make new friends
  • Play collaborative games like Jackbox, Garticphone, hexanaut, geoguessr, board games and various roleplaying games
  • Practice winning, losing, and sportsmanship
  • Share experiences and form bonds with a community of like-minded peers
  • Receive personalized guidance to enhance communication and collaboration skills

What you'll learn:

  • Social Confidence: Built through positive interactions and shared experiences.
  • Collaboration Skills: Every kid discovers their unique way to contribute to a team.
  • Improved Communication: Enhanced through practice, feedback, and social interaction.
  • Creative Problem-Solving: Encouraged by diverse games and activities.
  • Community Connection: Form meaningful relationships with peers from different backgrounds. Attend the Recess Social hour with a group of friends!

What you'll need:

  • Ability to join Zoom meetings
  • A working camera
  • Basic Computer Literacy - ability to locate web browser, navigate to and play a web-based game.
  • Basic Typing skills - ability to read and type simple words and phrases

Our Commitment:

In Launch Squads, we're dedicated to creating a nurturing space that promotes the joy of connection and teamwork. We support each child's journey towards building strong social skills, offering the activities, encouragement, and community needed to make every game meaningful and fun.