It’s nearly summer break which means plenty of free time for your kiddos to explore something new, fun, and interesting! Since it’s still pandemic season, we’ve scoured the city to find online holiday camps, workshops, and summer programs so your kids can pick up a new hobby or learn a new skill. Get them all excited for some online learning, here we go!
This guide is updated but due to COVID changes, it will change from time to time. Please do check in advance. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you come across any cool camps too.
iD Tech is growing since 1999, spreading around the world and online. It has become the go-to summer STEM education. Their mission is to create life-changing tech experiences that enable students to shape the future. Join their summer camp to build a portfolio of in-demand skills, collaborating with friends, gaining confidence while having fun. The kids camp is for ages 7-18 years. Space is limited and courses are filling fast! Python, Java, Minecraft, Roblox, Unity, Adobe, 3D Modeling, and more.
Dates: Jul 5-9; 12-16; 19-23; 26-30, Aug 2-6; 9-13; 16-20; 23-27
How much: US$499
Promotion: US$399/week with code: TOGETHER100 (you save US$100)
Start them young when it comes to coding. Let your child pick up some new skills at the Mario Online Coding Camp this summer holiday. Choose from the 3-day or 5-day online camp and learn how to create Mario original games from May 31 to June 4, and June 7 - 11, 2021. Classes are suitable for kids from 8 years onwards and they'll get to create fun games like Mario Vs Goomba, Yoshi's Bubbles (Advanced version), and Mario Kombat (Advanced version). To sign up, register here.
P3 Platform, email@example.com, +6011 1770 3055, www.p3platform.com.my
Kids wanting to enhance their English language and experience learning at the state-of-the-art St Joseph's Institution International School Malaysia (Tropicana PJ Campus) can sign up for their English Language Holiday Programme. The Summer School will run from July 26 to August 6, 2021 and kids from 10 - 14 years will be able to develop their proficiency in the English language, namely reading, writing, speaking, listening, grammar and vocabulary, and enjoy a series of music, sport, drama, cultural and social activities. To register, click here.
St Joseph’s Institution International School Malaysia, No. 1, Jalan PJU 3/13, 47410 Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia, +603 8605 3605, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.sji-international.edu.my
Little Tauke is hosting a 4-day program to teach children from ages 8 to 12 years financial knowledge, strengthen their appreciation for the value of money, encourage them to take responsibility for their own financial future, and more. The program will be conducted online via zoom, and is priced at RM180 per person from May 31 to June 3, and June 7 -10, 2021 from 10am to 11.30am or 3pm to 4.30pm or 8pm to 9.30pm. Parents' participation is not required and they will be entitled to a 1-hour parenting coaching session on how to reinforce the learning at home. For more information, click here.
Little Tauke, +6010 217 1008, www.littletauke.com
At Yay I Can Speak To., kids can tap into their creative side with interesting programs such as art of storytelling, presentation skills and creative writing programmes for the May - June 2021 school holidays. The programs are play-based, interactive, fun and engaging over 2 or 3 days depending on your selection. There's Art of Storytelling (2-Day Programme), Confident Little Junior Presenters: Space Explorer (2-Day Programme), Confident Junior Presenters: Adventure Island, and
The Art of Creative Writing (3-Day Programme) perfect for your juniors who want to pick up useful skills to transform into confident writers, storytellers, presenters, and public speakers!
Yay I Can Speak Too., 28B Jln BK 5A/2A Bdr Kinrara 47180 Puchong, Selangor, Malaysia, +6010 771 4670, www.facebook.com/LeedsLearningAcademy.BuildingConfidence
Kiddo Science Center has a series of online Science camps this summer for little Scientists from ages 7 to 12. Interactive materials will be delivered to your doorstep, and sessions will take place online for Juniors (7-9 years) with themes like Earth Science, Earthquake Detector, Volcano & Tornado, and My Solar System while Seniors (10-12 years) will learn about Newton's Law of Motion, Amazing Inertia, Water Rocket, Hovercraft and Centrifugal Force. The Science camps will run from May 31 to June 3, 2021, and June 7 to 10, 2021. Sessions are limited to 6 persons only, so sign up quick!
Kiddo Science Center, +6012 222 3147 (WhatsApp), http://kiddoscience.com
Singing to your favorite song brings so much joy, now how about writing the lyrics to your own song? Turn your thoughts and feelings into a powerful song with this Online Songwriting Workshop for beginners aged 12 years and above. Learn all about lyrics writing, melody development, and chord progression for pop music! For details, visit here.
TeenEdge Malaysia, www.facebook.com/teenedgemalaysia
Coding Lab has launched LIVE Coding Lab Online classes in Malaysia. A great way for kids to be engaged during the uncertain summer months. They are offering age-appropriate coding classes that include app development and python with an MIT-inspired curriculum and highly qualified teachers. In their Live e-Learning classes, students can access the Q&A platform 24/7, video-on-demand and the tech support team.
Coding Lab, +65 80125713 (Whatsapp), www.codinglab.my