Quotes: MENA   Enter Symbol: NewsLetter: Search: advanced

Summer camps ideal for keeping children busy  Join our daily free Newsletter

MENAFN - Arab News - 24/05/2014
No. of Ratings : 0
Add to Mixx!



(MENAFN - Arab News) With summer vacation around the corner families staying in the kingdom can enrol their children in camps to help them develop various life skills.

schools independent groups and institutes organize camps for children of all ages in every conceivable category.

the options include swimming water activities islamic and qur'an storytelling cooking photography art problem solving and decision-making lessons and english and other language classes.

'it is time to mix learning with a lot of fun at the summer camps" said ahmed zahran general manager of fastrackids (ftk) school. the school has a one-week camp from june 22 to 26 where they can learn about the culture language food architecture and history of countries such as italy egypt the united states and brazil.

another camp is organized for children interested in becoming astronauts from june 29 to july 3. this 'space camp" will help children learn how astronauts train live and work in space. children will be able to create their own space helmet and "travel" to the specially designed ftk space station in its space shuttle. r/>


'our aim is to make students use their summer holidays and take time off from the school routine. admissions have already started. these camps will give them an opportunity to hone certain life skills while having fun" said zahran.

another school jeddah campus preschool (jcs) is organizing a special summer program for kids between 8 and 12 years of age. the camp offers various activities including casting for plays architecture arts and crafts expressive drawing french adventure and fitness.

the jcs will also have a creative writing workshop facilitated by an american teacher from new york who will help children become young publishers and writers.

mohammed yahiya manager of a summer camp sports program said: 'the objective of this camp is to create awareness about fitness and to encourage children of all ages to participate in sports activities. besides it helps them cultivate some skills."

'summer programs are a good way to unplug children from technology and get them back to real life. it will help them make true friends and connect with more people" said a local psychologist.


 


Arab News




  MENA News Headlines
 Jul 30 2016 - Villa for sale in Egypt or Apartment for sale in CairoMENAFN Press
(MENAFN Press) google_ad_client = "pub-7060895361757846"; /* MPR 200x200, created 7/14/10 */ google_ad_slot = "9848691929"; google_ad_width = 200; google_ad_height = 200; Cairo Egypt ...

 Jul 30 2016 - Respected Dermatologist, Ellen Burov, MD, FAAD, will Have her Outstanding Achievements Featured in The Leading Physicians of the WorldMENAFN Press
(MENAFN Press) Respected Dermatologist, Ellen Burov, MD, FAAD, will Have her Outstanding Achievements Featured in The Leading Physicians of the World Posted by admin on July 30, 2016 New York ...

 Jul 30 2016 - Jordan's public debt drops to USD35.35bnMENAFN
(MENAFN) Jordan's public debt amounted up to USD35.35bn in May this year, comprising 92.6 percent of its GDP estimated by the Finance Ministry at USD38.19bn.On the other hand, the debt of the ...

 Jul 30 2016 - Saudi's Vision 2030 to enhance digital economyMENAFN
(MENAFN) Saudi Arabia embarked on National Transformation Program 2020 and Vision 2030, to foster a digital culture and shifting more to digital economy.With a digital economy, more jobs can be made ...

 Jul 30 2016 - Dubai's Nakheel profit grows by USD402.9mnMENAFN
(MENAFN) Dubai developer Nakheel posted flat second-quarter profit increase, which reached USD402.98mn in Q2.Moreover, the firm's profit for the first six months of this year was USD0.80bn, up from ...

 Jul 30 2016 - Wisconsin Mesothelioma Victims Center Now Offers a Diagnosed Person in Wisconsin a Free Service Designed to Ensure They Are Working Directly with The Nation's Best Lawyers For Better CompensationMENAFN Press
(MENAFN Press) Wisconsin Mesothelioma Victims Center Now Offers a Diagnosed Person in Wisconsin a Free Service Designed to Ensure They Are Working Directly with The Nation's Best Lawyers For Better ...

 Jul 30 2016 - 360Heros Announces Rebrand, Unveils New Name and Company DirectionMENAFN Press
(MENAFN Press) 360Heros Announces Rebrand, Unveils New Name and Company Direction 360Heros Inc, a company specializing in 360 video technology, has announced a rebrand. A new company name, ...

 Jul 30 2016 - Cinnamon Colomboscope as 'Testing Grounds' for art reflecting on the impact technology has on our worldMENAFN Press
(MENAFN Press) Cinnamon Colomboscope as ''Testing Grounds'' for art reflecting on the impact technology has on our world Screenshot from web browser extension and installation Blue Empire New ...

 Jul 30 2016 - Debut Single "White Lies" Released By Norwegian Duo "Language of Clouds"MENAFN Press
(MENAFN Press) Debut Single "White Lies" Released By Norwegian Duo "Language of Clouds" Language of Clouds - White Lies (cover) Language of Clouds (Linn Kathrin Taklo & ...

 Jul 30 2016 - UK Pet Insurance Industry Key Trends, Company Profiles and Opportunities to 2019 Now Available at ReportsWeb.comMENAFN Press
(MENAFN Press) UK Pet Insurance Industry Key Trends, Company Profiles and Opportunities to 2019 Now Available at ReportsWeb.com UK Pet Insurance Market Report 2016-2019 - Analysis, Trends, ...

more...


 





Google

Easy Forex

 
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network

MENAFN News Market Data Countries Tools Section  
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network
Arabic MENAFN

Main News
News By Industry
News By Country

Islamic Finance News
Private Equity News

How-To Guides
Technology Section

Travel Section

Search News

Market Indices
Quotes & Charts

Global Indices
Arab Indices

Commodoties

Oil & Energy

Currencies Cross Rates
Currencies Updates
Currency Converter

USA Stocks
Arab Stocks
 

Algeria 
Bahrain 
Egypt 
Iraq
Jordan 
Kuwait 
Lebanon
Morocco 
Oman 
Palestine
Qatar 
Saudi Arabia 
Syria
Tunisia 
UAE 
Yemen

Weather
Economic Calendar
Financial Glossary


Financial Calculators

RSS Feeds [XML]

Corporate Monitor

Events

Real Estate
Submit Your Property

Arab Research
Buy a Research

Press Releases
Submit your PR

Join Newsletters


 
© 2014 menafn.com All Rights Reserved.  Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Contact Us | Advertise | About MENAFN | Career Opportunities | Feedback | Help