November/December Holiday Workshops 2020

We’ve got a whole range of fun and exciting classes and activities lined up for your child this November/December school holidays, suitable for ages 3 - 13!

Explore magical worlds through drama and art, give your child a head start for the new school year, or simply get a taster of our full-fledged enrichment programmes – the choice is yours.

Register by 15 November 2020 to enjoy 10% savings

Nursery/
Kindergarten

Primary
School

 
 

READING WORKSHOP

We offer two themed workshops that’ll get your child excited to read and to nurture a lifelong love for reading. Each workshop is packed with activities to delight your child’s imagination while enhancing his/her reading proficiency at the same time.

WRITING WORKSHOP

Your child will learn what it takes to produce a good creative writing piece for both his/her own personal expression and for school compositions.

 

Through hands-on activities, your child will also get to use his/her imagination to express his/her personality and thoughts in writing!

Our Writing Workshop is offered at six different levels – from K2 all the way to P5.

CHAMPION MINDSET THEATRE

Offered in conjunction with Actors Centre Australia, the Champion Mindset Theatre workshop provides your child with a teaser of our acclaimed Champion Mindset Theatre programme.

In our two-day drama workshops, we will be using linking themed stories, poems, drama activities, discussions and the concept of “becoming” to help your child develop the 5Cs:

  • Confidence

  • Creativity

  • Collaboration

  • Communication

  • Champion Mindset

 

Champion Mindset Theatre is available for two age groups – N1 and N2 - K1.

Jungle Explorers! – MindChamps Reading Workshop


For children aged 3

Date: Thursday, 3 December 2020
Time: 9am – 11am

Price: $68

Your little Champ will go on a jungle expedition and experience how integrated phonics (using songs, rhymes and poems), listening and reading comprehension (through immersive reading strategies) and role-playing can come together in a fun and out-of-the-box way. Extend your child’s imagination by experiencing how various jungle animals come alive in our story!

Through this Reading Workshop, your child will get to build a deeper bond with his/her peers, learn new techniques and brainstorm ideas to establish meaning through language.

He/she will also:

  • Explore speaking and listening through oral expression
  • Develop phonemic awareness
  • Identify beginning sounds
  • Experience kinaesthetic learning via the use of his/her imagination
  • Engage in creative craftwork to establish meaning
  • Be introduced to penmanship using body movements




Monsters Alive! – MindChamps Reading Workshop


For children aged 4 - 5 Date: Thursday, 3 December 2020
Time: 11.15am – 1.15pm Price: $68

Your Champ will go on a monster-spotting adventure, where integrated phonics (using songs, rhymes and poems) and listening and reading comprehension (through immersive reading strategies) help bring the story to life.

You’ll be invited to join the last 15 minutes of the session for a short presentation by the trainer, who will be sharing more insights about what your child has been learning.

In this workshop, your child will:

  • Explore speaking and listening through oral expression
  • Be introduced to digraphs
  • Experience kinaesthetic learning experience via the use of his/her imagination
  • Engage in creative craftwork to establish meaning
  • Start building a vocabulary of high-frequency words
  • Learn how to create sentences using self-check strategies





Kindergarten 2 Workshop


For children aged 5

Date: Tuesday, 24 November and Wednesday, 25 November 2020 (2 days)
Time: 2pm - 4pm

Price: $128

In this workshop, your child will:

  • Embark on a journey of self-discovery with the theme Who Am I
  • Learn fun ways to introduce oneself to others
  • Acquire an understanding of basic writing concepts
  • Discover the use of adjectives through simple poetry




Primary 1 Workshop


For children aged 6 Date: Tuesday, 1 December and Wednesday, 2 December 2020 (2 days)
Time: 9am - 11am Price: $128

In this workshop, your child will:

  • Introduce oneself through the use of descriptive words
  • Use adjectives to describe an object and emote feelings
  • Use multiple perspectives in writing
  • Express oneself using verbs and adjectives to share a real experience




Primary 2 Workshop


For children aged 7 Date: Tuesday, 1 December and Wednesday, 2 December 2020 (2 days)
Time: 11.15am - 1.15pm Price: $128

In this workshop, your child will:

  • Introduce oneself through the use of descriptive words
  • Use adjectives to describe an object and emote feelings
  • Use multiple perspectives in writing
  • Express oneself using verbs and adjectives to share a real experience




Primary 3 Workshop


For children aged 8 Date: Thursday, 26 November and Friday, 27 November 2020 (2 days)
Time: 2pm - 4pm Price: $128

In this workshop, your child will:

  • Introduce oneself through the use of descriptive language
  • Explain a situation and its cause-and-effect
  • Write a syllable poem to express a situation or feeling
  • Use verbs and adjectives to describe a scene
  • Use fine details to evoke an encounter




Primary 4 Workshop


For children aged 9 Date: Thursday, 26 November and Friday, 27 November 2020 (2 days)
Time: 4.15pm - 6.15pm Price: $128

In this workshop, your child will:

  • Be introduced to the P.E.A. method of crafting plots
  • Use descriptive emotions for creative writing
  • Understand plot creation using the NO line
  • Learn to edit one’s own work
  • Create fun characters




Primary 5 Workshop


For children aged 10 Date: Tuesday, 1 December and Wednesday, 2 December 2020 (2 days)
Time: 2pm - 4pm Price: $128

In this workshop, your child will:

  • Find out how to Do the Write Thing
  • Incorporate literary devices such as similes, metaphors and personification into one’s writing
  • Acquire and practise narrative techniques such as sensory description and Show, Don’t Tell
  • Learn how to plan a proper composition (with examples taken from past PSLE questions)
  • Play word games, participate in group discussions and show off one’s work in a gallery walk





Nursery 1 Workshop - Under the Sea!


For children aged 3

Date: Thursday, 3 December and Friday, 4 December 2020 (2 days)
Time: 2pm – 3.30pm

Price: $98

During this workshop, your child will go on a journey Under the Sea using this location as a stimulus to explore, create and imagine.

In this workshop, your child will:

Develop language skills

  • Improve his/her vocal projection and oral language skills by speaking in front of friends and in group settings
  • Explore language and develop comprehension skills by taking part in interactive storytelling
  • Develop phonemic awareness through tongue twisters and enunciation phrases based on specific letters/sounds

Develop social, emotional and motor skills

  • Develop collaborative skills by listening to and accepting others’ ideas through various team-based theatrical activities
  • Fine-tune emotional control through emotion-based explorations
  • Develop gross motor skills through drama, songs and movement

Develop confidence and creativity

  • Learn to build characterisation through acting techniques based on our Under the Sea theme
  • Become a variety of characters from the story books and poems read
  • Develop creativity by participating in exciting, improvised adventures
  • Use a variety of props and costume pieces from the Creativity Chest during activities and “becoming” activities
  • Develop the confidence to express his/her ideas through open discussions, storytelling and improvisation




Nursery 2 and Kindergarten 1 Workshop - Space Adventures!


For children aged 4 - 5

Date: Thursday, 3 December and Friday, 4 December 2020 (2 days)
Time: 4pm – 5.30pm

Price: $98

This is a creativity and acting skills-based workshop that uses the last frontier of outer space as its main theme.

Throughout the two days, your child will get the opportunity to use, explore and engage with various props and costume pieces from the Creativity Chest.

These items are used as stimuli to “become” a variety of characters from the linking themed stories and poems read in class. The Creativity Chest allows your child to push his/her creative limits and let his/her ideas soar!

In this workshop, your child will:

Develop language skills

  • Improve his/her vocal projection and oral language skills by learning proper vocal projection techniques, speaking in front of others and in a group setting
  • Improve phonemic awareness through tongue twisters and enunciation phrases based on specific sounds
  • Explore spoken language and express his/her ideas by participating in interactive storytelling and discussions

Develop social, emotional and motor skills

  • Fine-tune and build emotional control through emotion-based acting explorations
  • Develop collaborative skills through active listening and acceptance of others’ ideas
  • Develop teamwork through a multitude of theatrical activities

Develop confidence and creativity

  • Learn and expand on characterisation through acting techniques based on our Space Adventure theme
  • Develop the confidence to express his/her ideas through open discussions, storytelling and improvisation
  • Cultivate creativity through improvised practical activities, scenes and adventures





MINDCHAMPION JUNIOR WORKSHOP

We’ll introduce your child to proven techniques for improving focus, unleashing creativity and gaining confidence through a range of exciting and interactive activities.

Choose between our regular MindChampion Junior Workshop and a special themed Chinese Cultural Camp, or pick both for a whole week of fun!

MindChampion Junior Chinese Cultural Camp - Journey to the West


For children aged 6 - 7

Date: Monday, 23 November - Wednesday, 25 November 2020 (3 days)
Time: 9.30am - 12.30pm

Price: $188

Come let your child learn about the classic Chinese story Journey to the West through fun and interactive games and activities!

This is a creativity, improvisation and acting skills-based camp that uses stories, drama, folk vocal art forms, movement, handicrafts and roleplaying to develop Confidence, Creativity and Collaboration within your child.

Your child will also prepare for and rehearse a short performance for you to watch at the end of the camp. So, join us and watch your child shine!

In this camp, your child will:
  • Try out Chinese shadow playing and traditional storytelling
  • Read classic Chinese stories with clapper talk
  • Participate in activities such as rod puppet-making and roleplaying
  • Get to experience many other fun and interactive games and activities




MindChampion Junior Workshop


For children aged 6 - 7

Date: Thursday, 26 November and Friday, 27 November 2020 (2 days)
Time: 9am - 1pm

Price: $148

In this workshop, your child will:

Develop positive values and mindsets

  • Be introduced to the Champion Mindset and how it can influence him/her positively
  • Learn practical strategies that will enable him/her to better manage stress and procrastination

Develop cognitive and critical thinking skills

  • Participate in a range of multiple-mindset activities to broaden perspectives and strengthen problem-solving skills
  • Participate in Brain Gym exercises that help to develop locomotor movements and increase alertness

Develop confidence and creativity

  • Gain confidence through self-awareness and visualisation
  • Learn to embrace creative flexibility and fluency, and minimise the barriers to creative thought
  • Engage his/her imagination to focus and concentrate better through creativity exercises





MINDCHAMPION WORKSHOP

Comprising the key highlights of our proprietary MindChampion Programme, this workshop nurtures the Champion Mindset in your child via exciting activities designed to boost his/her confidence.

Guided by our team of expert trainers, your child will also be equipped with the skills for self-directed learning, creative problem-solving and divergent thinking.

The MindChampion Workshop is conducted separately for P3 - P4, P5 - P6 and Secondary 1 - 2 students.

Nursery 1 Workshop - Under the Sea!


For children aged 3

Date: Thursday, 3 December and Friday, 4 December 2020 (2 days)
Time: 2pm – 3.30pm

Price: $98

During this workshop, your child will go on a journey Under the Sea using this location as a stimulus to explore, create and imagine.

In this workshop, your child will:

Develop language skills

  • Improve his/her vocal projection and oral language skills by speaking in front of friends and in group settings
  • Explore language and develop comprehension skills by taking part in interactive storytelling
  • Develop phonemic awareness through tongue twisters and enunciation phrases based on specific letters/sounds

Develop social, emotional and motor skills

  • Develop collaborative skills by listening to and accepting others’ ideas through various team-based theatrical activities
  • Fine-tune emotional control through emotion-based explorations
  • Develop gross motor skills through drama, songs and movement

Develop confidence and creativity

  • Learn to build characterisation through acting techniques based on our Under the Sea theme
  • Become a variety of characters from the story books and poems read
  • Develop creativity by participating in exciting, improvised adventures
  • Use a variety of props and costume pieces from the Creativity Chest during activities and “becoming” activities
  • Develop the confidence to express his/her ideas through open discussions, storytelling and improvisation




Nursery 2 and Kindergarten 1 Workshop - Space Adventures!


For children aged 4 - 5

Date: Thursday, 3 December and Friday, 4 December 2020 (2 days)
Time: 4pm – 5.30pm

Price: $98

This is a creativity and acting skills-based workshop that uses the last frontier of outer space as its main theme.

Throughout the two days, your child will get the opportunity to use, explore and engage with various props and costume pieces from the Creativity Chest.

These items are used as stimuli to “become” a variety of characters from the linking themed stories and poems read in class. The Creativity Chest allows your child to push his/her creative limits and let his/her ideas soar!

In this workshop, your child will:

Develop language skills

  • Improve his/her vocal projection and oral language skills by learning proper vocal projection techniques, speaking in front of others and in a group setting
  • Improve phonemic awareness through tongue twisters and enunciation phrases based on specific sounds
  • Explore spoken language and express his/her ideas by participating in interactive storytelling and discussions

Develop social, emotional and motor skills

  • Fine-tune and build emotional control through emotion-based acting explorations
  • Develop collaborative skills through active listening and acceptance of others’ ideas
  • Develop teamwork through a multitude of theatrical activities

Develop confidence and creativity

  • Learn and expand on characterisation through acting techniques based on our Space Adventure theme
  • Develop the confidence to express his/her ideas through open discussions, storytelling and improvisation
  • Cultivate creativity through improvised practical activities, scenes and adventures





PRIMARY SUCCESS WORKSHOP

The year-end holidays are a great time to consolidate progress and prepare for the next school year, so why not maintain your P2 - P5 child’s momentum with our Primary Success Workshop?

 

This 2-day workshop is designed to enhance and polish skills that are taught in school, deepen your child’s conceptual understanding and foster collaborative skill through group or pair work.

Offered in English, Chinese, Maths and Science, the Primary Success Workshop is conducted separately at the P3 - P4 and P5 - P6 levels.

Primary 3 and 4 Workshop


For children aged 8 - 9

Dates and Times

English: Wednesday, 25 November 2020, 3.30pm - 5.30pm

Maths: Tuesday, 24 November 2020, 1pm - 3pm

Science: Wednesday, 25 November 2020, 1pm - 3pm

Chinese: Tuesday, 24 November 2020, 3.30pm - 5.30pm

Price

English, Maths and Science (combined): $189
Chinese: $60

During the workshop, the following skills and topics will be covered for each subject. English
Your child will develop the following reading comprehension skills that will enable him/her to become a better reader:
  • Identify Author’s Purpose
  • Extract Key Ideas
  • Recall Facts and Details
  • Understand Sequence
  • Recognise Cause and Effect
  • Compare and Contrast
  • Make Predictions
  • Summarise
  • Make Inferences
  • Draw Conclusions
  • Find Word Meanings in Context
  • Distinguish Between Fact and Opinion
  • Interpret Figurative Language
Chinese
In this workshop, your child will:
  • Expand vocabulary with popular Chinese proverbs and idioms and apply them in Chinese compositions
  • Appreciate and understand the deeper meanings of poems
  • Use study techniques to learn highly useful Chinese phrases and how to apply them in daily life
  • Learn to appreciate the Chinese language through interactive games and activities
Maths
In this workshop, your child will:
  • Learn and understand the meaning of Area & Perimeter
  • Develop thinking, visualisation and application skills through a mathematical approach to solving Area & Perimeter questions
  • Build confidence and foster an interest in mathematics through concept formation activities
  • Use manipulatives to concretise topics
  • Brainstorm and discuss in pairs/groups on how to solve Area & Perimeter questions
Science
In this workshop, your child will:
  • Identify the states of matter
  • Recognise that water can exist in three interchangeable states of matter
  • Show an understanding of how water changes from one state to another
  • Show an understanding of the terms melting point of ice and freezing point of water
  • Demonstrate the skill of communicating graph interpretations




Primary 5 and 6 Workshop


For children aged 10 - 11

Dates and Times

English: Wednesday, 25 November 2020, 1pm – 3pm

Maths: Tuesday, 24 November 2020, 3.30pm – 5.30pm

Science: Wednesday, 25 November 2020, 3.30pm – 5.30pm

Chinese: Tuesday, 24 November 2020, 1pm – 3pm

Price
English, Maths and Science (combined): $189
Chinese: $60


During the workshop, the following skills and topics will be covered for each subject. English
Your child will develop the following reading comprehension skills that will enable him/her to become a better reader:
  • Identify Author’s Purpose
  • Extract Key Ideas
  • Recall Facts and Details
  • Understand Sequence
  • Recognise Cause and Effect
  • Compare and Contrast
  • Make Predictions
  • Summarise
  • Make Inferences
  • Draw Conclusions
  • Find Word Meanings in Context
  • Distinguish Between Fact and Opinion
  • Interpret Figurative Language
Chinese
In this workshop, your child will:
  • Expand vocabulary with popular Chinese proverbs and idioms and apply them in Chinese compositions
  • Appreciate and understand the deeper meanings of poems
  • Use study techniques to learn highly useful Chinese phrases and how to apply them in daily life
  • Learn to appreciate the Chinese language through interactive games and activities
Maths
In this workshop, your child will:
  • Learn and understand the meaning of Area & Perimeter
  • Develop thinking, visualisation and application skills through a mathematical approach to solving Area & Perimeter questions
  • Build confidence and foster an interest in mathematics through concept formation activities
  • Use manipulatives to concretise topics
  • Brainstorm and discuss in pairs/groups on how to solve Area & Perimeter questions
Science
In this workshop, your child will:
  • State that matter has mass and occupies space
  • Recognise that water can exist in three interchangeable states of matter
  • Show an understanding of how water changes from one state to another
  • Show an understanding of the terms melting point of ice and freezing point of water
  • Demonstrate a proficiency in the skill of graphing





 
 
 
 
 
 

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