It’s that time of the year when you become a full-time parent. It’s summer vacation. Thanks to the various summer camps put up in Chennai, your kids can stay engaged, have fun and learn in the process. Extracurricular is as important as what we learn from schools and tuitions. So, utilize the month of May to teach your kid an extra skill through summer camps.
#1. Tamizh mozhi koodam
It is a professional Tamizh language training centre. The Tamil language is taught to students in a digital classroom in the most innovative manner. The ancient Tamil culture and important Tamil events are educated to kids. There is story time, Tamil folk dance time, Tamil music time and various other fun activities. This camp would be the best way to pass the Tamil-torch on to the next generation. Also, this you really improve the skills for those who have opted Tamil as their second language.
The package includes: Tamil writing practise, Tamil reading practise, Thirukural, Tamil folk music, Tamil folk dances and games, Tamil culture, yoga, story time and many other activities.
Image source: Tamizh mozhi koodam facebook page
#2. Hansel & Gretel Kids Play Centre
ITs an activity centre located in Tnagar, Chennai. It’s a cool place for kids to actually be kids. The summer camp includes activities such as Dance, Art, Craft, Storytime, Sing along, brain teasers, fireless cooking, public speaking and creative writing all related to the theme. The timing of the activity is from 9 am to 1 pm/ 9 am to 5 pm.
Image source: Hansel & Gretel Kids Play Centre facebook page
Summer camp in Mylapore Chennai has been organising nature camps in Chennai for the past 23 years. Today they organize jungle and adventure camps in South India’s most scenic locations – Coorg, Wayanad, Nagarhole, Bandipur, Wayanad among others. On these camps, children engage in different activities like trekking, rappelling, rock climbing, rope activities apart from learning about the flora and fauna of the location. These camps are conducted independently by Aavishkar as well as in collaboration with schools.
Image source: Aavishkar
#4. Summer school at British Council Chennai
This year the theme for the camp is ‘Creative minds. Forward thinkers. The theme focuses on developing 21st-century skills in your child through English language training. They use an innovative and holistic approach to educate children. The course is intended to make kids more confident and independent thinkers.
Location: Anna Salai, Chennai.
Image source: website of British Council Chennai
#5. Sporty bean
Sporty bean is a multi-sports program for children between the ages of 1.5-8 years. It has been in operation since 2009 with classes all over the country. They teach children the fundamentals of 9 popular ball sports (Soccer, Baseball, Hockey, Volleyball, Basketball, Cricket, Golf, Rugby and Tennis) in a social, non-competitive, team-based environment. In Chennai, they operate in KK Nagar, Kottivakam and Porur. Their camps are based on Skill based sports, creative exploration and fun. They have a wide range of activities that children with different interests can choose from. For more information or to enroll visit their website- http://sportybeans.com/programs
#6. Kangaroo Kids Club & Preschool is located in Chennai Anna Nagar
Kangaroo Kids Preschools revolve around action-based learning using innovative teaching methods. Their aim is to produce confident, creative and eager learners. They incorporate path-breaking research on the way the brain processes information. Course details and timings are mentioned in the image below.
Visit their Facebook page for more information here https://www.facebook.com/kangarookidsChennaiAnnanagar/
#7. Youth leadership summer camp
Youth leadership summer camp is aimed at creating an overall development for kids. It is a personality development camp to improve a child’s holistic development in the sphere of leadership skills, public speaking, time Management & learn goal setting, social media and dining etiquette.