4-day Day Camp for Creativity and Talent Development
AROUND THE WORLD IN FOUR DAYS

This camp is designed to stimulate thinking, nurture creativity, and encourage problem solving in talented students from Grade 3 to Grade 6. Students will explore and discuss contemporary issues and future needs of the world in the areas of science and arts.

Date
20 - 23 July 2016 (Wed - Sat)
 
Target participants 
Grade 3 to Grade 6 students
(Max. 45 students, 10-15 students per course)
 
Venue
Main Campus, HKU
 
Medium of Instruction
English
 
Camp Fee
HK$5,500 (including three lunches, course materials, entrance to all activities in the Camp)
Participants who have received book subsidies in their schools may apply for the fee to be waived.
Early bird discount: HK$5,000 on or before 15 May 2016
 

Contents 

  1. Children will be engaged in 3 hours of Mindful Practice.

  2. Children will be engaged in 4 hours of Social Games.

  3. Children may choose one 10-hour course according to their interests. Each course will have 5 sessions.

 

       (A) STEM for Creative Learners (completed P3-P4 students ) click her for details

       (B) STEM for Creative Learners (completed P5-P6 students ) click her for details

       (C) Super Artists - Visual Arts for Creative and Talented Children (completed P5-P6 students ) click her for details

 

   4. Children will be guided in a 2-hour historical campus tour around HKU. The campus tour will introduce participants to
        how the university's historic buildings have witnessed the development of the hundred-year-old University.

 

 

Camp Supervisors

Dr. Mantak Yuen, Associate Professor, Faculty of Education, The University of Hong Kong

Dr. Cheung Wai-ming, Associate Professor, Faculty of Education, The University of Hong Kong

 

The Facilitators

The Camp will be facilitated by teachers, guidance practitioners, expert staff from HKU, and postgraduates or alumni.  

Head Teacher: Dr. Serene Chan

Manager: Ms. Virginia Cheung

Mindful Practice Teacher: Ms. Jo Ng and associated instructors

Social Games Teacher: Dr. Sylvia Liu and associated instructors 

Visual Arts Teacher: Ms. Suzannie Leung and associated instructors

STEM Teacher : Dr. Joyce Fung and associated instructors

 

Strengths and Need Assessment
Parents will be invited to fill in an Online Survey on Parents’ Beliefs and Practices in Nurturing Children’s Creativity and Talent Development. At the end of the course, instructors will provide written feedback to each participant.
 
Donations 
Donations to CAISE  are welcome. These will be used to support talented students from disadvantaged backgrounds to participate in the Four-Day Camp for Creativity and Talent Development.
 
Registration
Step 1. Complete the online registration form and the nomination form.
Step 2. Send the nomination form and cheque to our Centre by Post.
               Room 504, Meng Wah Complex, 
               The University of Hong Kong,
               Pokfulam Road, H.K.
For details, please refer to "Registration Guideline" on the menu bar.
 
Closing Date for Registration
May 30 2016

 

Enquiry
Ms.Virginia Cheung
caise@hku.hk
(852) 3917 5828

 

 

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Centre for Advancement in Inclusive and Special Education, Faculty of Education, The University of Hong Kong. 

 

Address: Room 504, Meng Wah Complex, Faculty of Education, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong.

 

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