Holiday Camps

2020  HOLIDAY CAMPS

Looking for meaningful and engaging activities for your child? We have lined up a series of exciting and stimulating holiday activities to engage your child to the fullest during their holidays.

Gifted Camps

Learning Objectives:

The best of our Shakespeare, Einstein and Da Vinci programmes for pre-schoolers.

Shakespeare: English Language Arts & Humanities

Einstein: Mathematical Reasoning & Science

Da Vinci: IQ stretcher, general knowledge, visual and spatial reasoning

Research shows that having to speak in public ranks high on many people’s list of fears. This camp aims to help your child take steps towards overcoming that fear. They will learn techniques on how to calm those butterflies in the stomach, how to write an impromptu speech and how to present a short speech with confidence. They will also have developed basic skills on research, critical thinking and writing speeches to suit their own voice.

 

Learning Objectives:

1. breathing and preparation tips to cope with nerves

2. research techniques before writing a script

3. elements of good speech writing

4. presentation skills; how to improve body language, eye contact, tone, volume, pronunciation & enunciation

 

Target:

  • Foundation for Trinity College London Communication Skills Exam G1/2
  • Prepare students for leadership roles in schools

Learning Objectives:

Develops critical thinking skills to prepare children for future Olympiad math and science competitions and high ability tests. The camp focuses on problem-solving skills and includes a strong combination of both IQ Math and Science components to engage children in a holistic learning environment.

 

Target:

  • Foundation for Kangaroo Math Competition G1/2
  • Foundation for Australian Math Competition (middle primary level)
  • Foundation for Johns Hopkins University CTY selection at G2
  • Foundation for Olympiad Science (lower primary) Foundation for ICAS UNSW Math and Science competition

Learning Objectives:

The camp will cover key mathematical reasoning concepts such as classification skills, sequencing, and other abstract reasoning. Students will hone their reading skills in challenging comprehension texts and cloze passages.

Learning Objectives:

Prepares children for Australian Math Competition (World’s largest school-based Math competition held internationally).

Learning Objectives:

Prepares children for NMOS Competition (Math competition organized by NUS High School).

Learning Objectives:

Prepares children for composition writing based on latest PSLE requirements. The camp will bring students through the creative writing process (plot development & characterization) to help them to develop their individual writer’s voice and craft out their own unique short stories independently.

English

Learning Objectives:

This intensive camp focuses on preparing students for the PSLE English paper 2 based on common mistakes made in the grammar, vocabulary and editing sections. This camp will also equip students with strategies to tackle the different kinds of questions in the open-ended comprehension section.

Math

Learning Objectives:

Prepares students for optimal performance in the PSLE Math paper. The camp will expose students to complex Math components to develop their critical thinking skills, and students will be equipped with strategies to tackle more challenging questions.

Science

Learning Objectives:

This PSLE A* driven camp focuses on helping students craft structured and comprehensive answers to challenging questions in the Science paper. Keyword drills and effective question analysis skills will enable students to score in the open-ended section.

English

Learning Objectives:

Students will be equipped with the necessary techniques to manage sophisticated comprehension articles and complexity in essay writing, and get ready for DSA English test.

Preparation for students includes :

  • Critical response writing skills (Visual stimulus-based/poetry analysis writing/ perspective writing/persuasive writing/expository writing)
  • Literary approach based on selected literature pieces

This will in turn help students to gain exposure to DSA English Subject Test which includes International & Local Language competitions (Common Wealth Essay competition, ICAS English Language Assessment / ICAS English Writing Assessment).

Science

Learning Objectives:

Students will be exposed to DSA science topics such as periodic table, astrophysics, atom structure, gene technology etc ranging from biology, physics to chemistry. This camp will help students get ready for science competitions and DSA science subject test.

Interview

Learning Objectives:

Prepares students for the Direct School Admission (DSA) Interviews. They will be exposed to scenarios that they might encounter during the interview sessions. This will instill confidence in them to face any challenging interview questions.

Overview of topics:

  • Crafting the answers to routine and non-routine interview questions (a list of questions will be provided)
  • How to create impression and impact
  • Crisis management during DSA Interview
  • Interview techniques
  • Rehearsal, Rehearsal, and Rehearsal (simulated panel interviews

Registration

Registration is open so do book early to get your preferred slots. Together, we hope to make the holidays enriching and meaningful for your child!

Send us your enquiry for holiday camps today! You can also whatsapp/call us at: 9667 0642 / 9278 3343 / 9773 8684