English Explorers

Since the last 40 years, Lorna Whiston, an English enrichment centre, has been one of the leading schools that specialise in English learning program for kids in Singapore, improving English skills.

And we at Discovery Camps, are thrilled to have them as our partner our English Explorers camp for kids!

They have designed an English learning programme to spark children's natural curiosities for English learning, excite their imagination, nurture their creativity, develop their confidence and communication skills.

We have further customised their English learning program to the needs of children in the age groups of 3-5 and 6-8, to be taught by highly experienced English Language Teachers.

The camp classes include not only English reading and writing activities, but also speech, drama and art, to fully develop and nurture your child's reading, writing, speaking and listening skills.

What better way for your child to improve their English, during the summer school holidays in Singapore!

How the English Explorers camp will help your child:
- Make them better readers, and increase their vocabulary
- Develop their English creative writing abilities
- Sharpen their speaking and presentation skills, thus increasing their confidence level
- Help them to express their creativity through art and drama
- Teach them how to be good listeners, paying attention to their classmates and exchanging in conversations
- Overall, make them better communicators, especially in the English language.

This English camp is best suited for children who:
- Need/want to improve their spoken and written English
- Want to interact with others easily and with more confidence
- Learn English in a fun way, without feeling too pressured like in school.

English Explorer summer Camp activities:
- Each group's and week's activities are based on a specific theme of the week for that group.
- The daily camp activities are divided into 3 hours of English, 1 hour of art and 1 hour of drama:

1) Reading and writing English sentences and learning new vocabulary
2) Creating arts and crafts relating to the theme of the week
3) Acting out the stories learnt during their English sessions.

Camp Topics for 3 to 5 years old

Ocean of Dreams! 

Each day our young learners will be immersed in literary and creative camp activities about the fascinating world under the sea.

Your child will know about different and exotic marine animals, how they live, what they eat. Students will have to read in English about these creatures and even create art and craft related to them.

Fairy Tale Fun! 

A very important literature genre, fairy tales are a part of all cultures around the world.

The class will learn a new fairy tale every day and get introduced to some of the most popular characters worldwide.

Your child will read about these characters, write about them, and even express them through drawing. 

Marvellous Minibeasts! 

Are spiders insects! How do caterpillars become butterflies? How many legs does a centipede have?

Creepy Crawlies have to be some of the most fascinating creatures on our planet.

Our Marvellous Minibeasts Discovery Camps is a creative, story-based programme about these creatures where your child will participate in activities to learn phonics, and reading and writing simple sentences in English. 

Camp topics for the age group 6 to 8 years 

Dinosaurs Roar! 

Stomp your way back in time to the Jurassic Period, when the awe-inspiring dinosaurs roamed the earth! Full of stimulating, interactive and creative activities, Dinosaurs Roar is a sensational holiday camp that no child will forget! Our students will enjoy an incredible, action-packed learning experience as they become junior palaeontologists. Sign up for a roarrrrring good time!

Aesop's Animals! 

Come along and meet the ant and the grasshopper, the hare and the tortoise and many other animal friends as you read all about their adventurous antics. If you're looking for a programme to improve your child's reading and writing skills this coming school holidays, look no further. Aesop's Animals is a fabulous new Discovery Camp programme based on some of Aesop's classic tales, each with a timeless moral lesson. Our young learners will experience a wide variety of interesting activities, including writing their own fable and putting on their very own puppet show!

Why Parents Choose Us

Personalised Attention: 1-on-1 support for your child througout the camp

Central Locations: Our camps are held in key and easily accessible areas of Singapore

Private Bus Service: Buses to and from our camps make 19 stops around the city.

Healthy Food: Lunch and morning snacks are delivered daily by Michelin Star Celebrity Chef Emmanuel Stroobant.

Experienced Staff: Our well-qulaified experts ensure that your child has a safe and stimulating camp experience.


Please also check out our FAQs page, and if you can't find what you're looking for, call us or drop us an email.


3 to 5 years old







08:30 - 09:00        


09:00 - 10:00

Storytime: Snow White and Seven Dwarfs

Listening Comprehension, introducing words.

 Storytime: The Little Mermaid 

Skills covered

Oral lanuguage, listening and vocabulary.

Storytime: Cinderella

Skills covered:
Comprehension, listening and vocabulary.


Skills covered
: Listening, predictions and sequencing.

Storytime: Sleeping Beauty

Comprehension, oral character description and sequencing.

10:00 - 10:30

Snack Break

10:30 - 12:30

Vocabulary Game, Creative Writing, Show and tell

Word recognition and creative writing.

Game time: Find your Fish Fun Facts about Sea Creatures

Skills covered: Writing and blended sounds.

Vocabulary Building and Creating writing

Skills  covered
: Vocabulary, capital letters and full stops.

Sequencing sentences
Creative Writing
Oral Presentation

Skills covered:
Vocabulary, capital letters, full stops & past tense.

Reading Comprehension Sequencing Pictures
Cloze Passage

: Creative writing, sentence structure and vocabulary.

12:30 - 13:00

Lunch Break

13:00 - 14:00

Speech & Drama

Themed to the story of the day.

Speech & Drama

Themed to the story of the day.

Speech &

Themed to the story of the day.

Speech & Drama

Themed to the story of the day.

Speech &

Themed to the story of the day.

14:00 - 15:00


Themed to the story of the day.


Themed to the story of the day.


Themed to the story of the day.


Themed to the story of the day.


Themed to the story of the day.



Summer Holiday Dates 2019

Camp Week   Dates Location 3 to 5 Theme
Teachers 6 to 8 Theme Teachers
Week 1    3 to 7 June
United Square            
Ocean of Dreams Poonam Kaur Dinosaurs Roar! Nazreen Angullia
Week 2 10 to 14 June United Square Fairy Tale Fun Poonam Kaur NA NA
Week 3 17 to 21 June United Square Marvellous Minibeasts Nithya Rajamohan Aesop's Animals Mari-Francine Coetsee
Week 4 24 to 28 June United Square Colours Nithya Rajamohan NA NA
Week 8 22 to 26 July United Square Ocean of Dreams Mari-Francine Coetsee NA NA
Week 10 5 to 9 Aug United Square Marvellous Minibeasts Rozanne Naude NA NA
Week 11 13 to 16 Aug 
(4 days)
United Square Fairy Tale Fun Rozanne Naude NA NA

All camp weeks run Monday to Friday from 9am to 3pm.

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English Explorers 3 - 5 Jul 22 - 26 United Square

English Explorers