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English Explorers


Discovery Camps have partnered with Lorna Whiston Schools. Established in 1980, Lorna Whiston has built an outstanding reputation for high quality education and teaching excellence across their signature programmes: English Enrichment, Speech & Drama and Preschools.

We are thrilled to have Lorna Whiston's dynamic team of highly experienced teachers leading our camp learning. They have designed a programme to spark children’s natural curiosity for learning, excite their imagination, nurture their creativity and develop their confidence and communication skills.

During the camp week English, Drama and Art activities engage and develop your child’s reading, writing, speaking and listening skills.  Each one of our English Explorer programmes has been designed by our team of spealist educators to spark children's natural curiosity for learning, excite their imagination, nurture their creativity and develop their confidence and communication skills. 

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3 to 5 years old

Ocean of Dreams! (Week 1 & 8)

Fishing around for holiday activities that will boost your child's learning this summer? Get swept along on a tide of fun with our wonderful new Discovery Camp programme, Ocean of Dreams. Each day our young learners will be immersed in a myriad of language and literacy activities designed to stimulate their imaginations and develop their curiosity about of the fascinating world that awaits them under the sea. This programme really is the Catch of the Day!


3 to 5 years old

Fairy Tale Fun! (Week 2 & 11)

A very important literature genre, fairy tales are presented in all cultures around the world. Your child will cultivate the love for the written word and express their creativity for art. Your child will explorer a new fairy tale everyday and meet some of our favourite characters in Fairy Tale Land!

3 to 5 years old

Marvellous Minibeasts! (Week 3 & 10)

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 designed to provide our youngest learners with a stimulating learning experience that will boost their confidence, build their knowledge and support for the development of their early speaking, reading and writing skills. Your child will be as busy as a bee when they join Marvellous Minibeasts, a holiday programme not to be missed!

3 to 5 years old

Colours! (Week 4)

How do you think birds got their colours? Do we all respond in the same way to the same colours? Our colours theme will give your child a chance to explore the different vocabulary related to colours. They will explore the colours through different experiments and books. Come and join us to find out your child's favourite colour!

6 to 8 years old

Dinosaurs Roar! (Week 1)

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!

6 to 8 years old

Aesop's Animals! (Week 3)

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!

Food

Lunch, morning and afternoon snacks are included in the cost of your camp. What's more the food is cooked fresh and delivered daily by Michelin Star Celebrity Chef Emmanuel Stroobant. 

Check out our sample healthy food menu HERE.

If your kid is a vegetarian or doesn’t/can’t eat beef, pork, seafood, dairy or eggs, that’s cool. Just tell us beforehand in your child’s details online when you book. If your kid has a nut allergy, don’t worry, Discovery Camps has a no nut policy.

Bus Service

We offer a highly convenient, safe, and secure bus service to and from camp, calling 19 bus stops around the island.

Please note this bus service is only available from our SJI International location from 17th Dec 2018 to 4th Jan 2019.

Click HERE for all the info.


FAQs

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

Time

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

08:30 - 09:00        

Arrival

09:00 - 10:00

Storytime: Snow White and Seven Dwarfs

Skills
covered:
Listening Comprehension, introducing words.

 Storytime: The Little Mermaid 


Skills covered

Oral lanuguage, listening and vocabulary.

Storytime: Cinderella



Skills covered:
 
Comprehension, listening and vocabulary.

Storytime: 
Rapunzel



Skills covered
: Listening, predictions and sequencing.

Storytime: Sleeping Beauty


Skills
covered:
Comprehension, oral character description and sequencing.

10:00 - 10:30

Snack Break

10:30 - 12:30

Vocabulary Game, Creative Writing, Show and tell



Skills
covered
:
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


Skills
covered
: 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 &
Drama


Themed to the story of the day.


Speech & Drama

Themed to the story of the day.

Speech &
Drama

Themed to the story of the day.

14:00 - 15:00

Art

Themed to the story of the day.


Art

Themed to the story of the day.

Art

Themed to the story of the day.


Art

Themed to the story of the day.

Art

Themed to the story of the day.

15:00

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Summer Holiday Dates 2019

Camp Week  DatesLocation3 to 5 Theme
Teachers6 to 8 ThemeTeachers
Week 1   3 to 7 June
United Square            
Ocean of DreamsPoonam KaurDinosaurs Roar!Nazreen Angullia
Week 210 to 14 JuneUnited SquareFairy Tale FunPoonam KaurNANA
Week 317 to 21 JuneUnited SquareMarvellous MinibeastsPoonam KaurAesop's AnimalsMari-Francine Coetsee
Week 424 to 28 JuneUnited SquareColoursPoonam KaurNANA
Week 822 to 26 JulyUnited SquareOcean of DreamsTBCNANA
Week 105 to 9 AugUnited SquareMarvellous MinibeastsTBCNANA
Week 1113 to 16 Aug 
(4 days)
United SquareFairy Tale FunTBCNANA


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


To check camp availability please click HERE

Call us for any concern regarding shipping and returns.

English Explorers 3 - 5 Jul 22 - 26 United Square

English Explorers

S$625.00

S$562.50

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