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This camp introduces Chinese culture and language to children through engaging topics and activities. In past years, camp themes have spanned major holidays such as Chinese New Year, the Lantern Festival, and the Moon Festival. Activities range from crafts, like making puzzles, lanterns, and Beijing Opera masks, to sports like kungfu and Chinese yo-yo, to traditional practices like calligraphy and tea time. The final day of camp will feature a performance by the children showcasing their new knowledge and abilities, which parents are encouraged to attend!
Date: August 6th to 10th
Time: 9:00am–3:30pm; before care from 8:30am and after care to 5:30pm
Who: Children who are 6–11 years old by June 1, 2018
Topic: Chinese culture and language
Cost: $150 per child with morning and afternoon snack included. Further discount for Webster employees and Webster Grove residents.
9:00–10:00 Culture class: Introduce the topic of the day
110:05–11:05 Language class: Children will be introduced to useful Chinese words and phrases
11:10–12:10 Activity 1: e.g. lantern making
1:00-2:00 Final performance preparation
2:05-3:05 Activity 2: e.g. kungfu
3:10-3:30 Reflection: Children review language & culture from the morning and wrap up the day