Activities That Foster Gratitude

  This month we continue the conversation about GRATITUDE! What are some fun activities that help remind us of the importance of gratitude?  Gratitude Photos – write down what you are thankful for on a large piece of paper and then have someone take a picture of you holding the sign.  Then you can post…

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Recognizing What We Are Grateful For

 We are continuing this month’s discussion on gratitude. How do we recognize what we are grateful for? A great exercise to incorporate into your daily routine, is to keep a journal handy by our bed and list all of the things that you are grateful for that occurred that day. The list can include big…

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Recognizing What We Are Grateful For

This month’s character theme is GRATITUDE! Gratitude is the quality of being thankful and having the readiness to show appreciation for and to return kindness. Other words meaning the same thing as gratitude: Thankful Appreciation Recognition Praise   We don’t train to fight, we train to live!   Check out our new student trial by…

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Everyone Has a Story in Life

A 24 year old boy seeing out from the train’s window shouted… “Dad, look the trees are going behind!” Dad smiled and a young couple sitting nearby, looked at the 24 year old’s childish behavior with pity, suddenly he again exclaimed… “Dad, look the clouds are running  with us!” The couple couldn’t resist and said to…

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Congratulations On Your Child’s New Belt Rank

Every 3 months, SKS hosts a belt graduation for students who have met the requirements of their next belt.  Our graduations are meant to be a family fun event, where parents or other family members can participate in the ceremony and tie the new belt rank around the waist of their child. After the belt…

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Little Samurai Preschool Program Added To Samurai Karate Studio

SKS has added a preschool program called the Little Samurai Program to its class schedule. Children ages 4-6 can now participate in a karate program just like their big brother or sister! Classes are held on Tuesday’s & Thursdays, 4:45 p.m. to 5:15 p.m. This is a family-oriented class that introduces the fundamentals of the martial…

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SKS Summer Attendance Contest – Ways To Earn Tickets

Every year, we love to host a summer attendance contest.  We know from experience, students who participate in the martial arts during summer are better prepared for the next school year and they typically do NOT fall behind their martial arts studies. At the end of summer, we are award prizes to the top 3…

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The Super Human Powers of Monks

Check this out and be awed by the super human powers of Monks. Simply amazing!   Check out our new student trial by clicking here: About SKS Sensei Chris Feldt is the owner and chief instructor of Samurai Karate Studio, a leadership academy located in Northeast Columbia, South Carolina. His school teaches karate to children…

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7 Skills for Teaching Your Child to Stand-Up to Bullies

The recent media attention on the epidemic of youth bullying in the United States brings to public awareness what most parents and school professionals know and live on a daily basis: kids can be brutal. Celebrities and professionals have boldly weighed in, in front of the cameras, saying, “This has to end!” And they are…

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Earn Your Black Belt In 12 Months

Earn your Black belt in 12 months…… And while you are at it, why not study on line and secure your law degree, medical diploma or pilot’s license? You think I am kidding? Unfortunately, there are many schools in the US that promote students to Black belt with a minimum number of months regardless of…

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