AAfter two years of classes, social gatherings, and even birthday parties conducted online, kids finally seem to have a chance to return to offline activities.
If you’re looking for fun summer activities to sign your child up for, here are a few:
Speech and acting workshop
This two-week course, conducted by OpenHouse, focuses on helping students write effective speeches, improvise on stage, and deliver monologues in an effective way. The session will also work on improving body language and dialogue skills.
Extempore, speech writing, stage performance and body language are the skills being worked on. There are multiple batches running and you can choose a timing as you like.
Events: The sessions will last until May 26, 2022.
age group: Students aged five to seven will be in one cohort and students aged eight to ten in another.
Costs: The course fee is 3,540 rupees. To register for this course, click here.
Science and Robotics Workshop
Children of all ages have fun solving problems and doing experiments. The Evolving minds Science Summer Camp aims to stimulate young minds through a 10-day program that teaches children to sharpen their scientific thinking, troubleshoot and solve problems. This summer camp allows children to interact with their peers, express their thoughts, and discover and conduct experiments.
Events: May 2 to May 13, 2022
age group: Students in grades 2 through 5 will be in one batch, while students in grades 6 through 9 will be in another batch. Each group will only accommodate 16 students. Registration is on a first served basis only.
Costs: The fee for this session is more than 10,000 rupees. For more information, call us or send a WhatsApp message at +91-9945275572 / +91-9900084641.
Why not try something different this summer? The Delhi Photography Club (DPC) has announced its summer photography workshop, which will be conducted in two groups. With a group size of 10 people, this workshop allows each student to receive individual attention from the mentor.
The workshop includes both indoor and outdoor sessions. It is intended to arouse interest in photography and is ideal for beginners. Specific techniques such as low light photography, editing in Snapseed and image composition and framing will be taught during the workshop.
Events: The workshop starts on May 9, 2022.
age group: Students between the ages of 9 and 11 can register for this workshop.
Costs: Each session lasts 1.5 hours. The fee for this is Rs 6000. For more information on registration, please call +91-8826712162.
Rubik’s Cube Workshop
The thrill of solving a Rubik’s Cube puzzle is one that children of all ages enjoy. Held in the capital, this workshop is perfect for all thrill-seekers. One must have a 3×3 Rubik’s Cube for the session. While you can register for this from the comfort of your own home, there is also the option of individual sessions.
This is done in eight sessions by coach Bany Sadar. Upon completion, a student can solve the puzzle in under a minute. There will be no more than two students per group.
age group: This workshop is aimed at beginners and participants aged eight and over.
Costs: For more information on fees and the registration process, call +91-8921236653.
Pugmarks is an organization that curates outdoor camping experiences for kids and parents. Depending on the age of the children, they can visit the camp alone or with one or both parents. The camps last two or more days and the cost depends on the location and the number of days. This is a great way to make new friends while enjoying various team building exercises.
Events: Most camps start on May 1st, 2022 and last until the end of the month.
age group: Children as young as four can sign up for this camp, but under parental supervision.
Costs: For more details and to register click here.
Ad Mad workshop
Summertime at Small Tales offers a rather unique workshop. Participants will understand the essential elements of creating their own advertising by analyzing character behavior, developing a script and original jingles, understanding production and costume design, and the concept of storyboarding and performance.
Participants must spend a total of five hours learning these skills.
Events: The workshop is expected to take place on May 28th and 29th, 2022.
age group: This workshop is aimed at children between the ages of 8 and 11.
Costs: The fee for this workshop is Rs 3499. Any questions please contact her via WhatsApp on +91 9867899698.
This program by Inme offers parents and children different options to choose from. From exploring the Naukuchia Valley to rock climbing in Coorg to a deep sea adventure in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, there is something for everyone.
Location: Multiple locations across India
Events: Each program has different start dates and batch sizes are also different.
age group: The programs are open to children over the age of nine and enrollment is based on the level of the program. There are three levels – one for beginners, the 9-11 age group, an intermediate level for the 10-17 age group, and the advanced level for the 13-17 age group.
Costs: For more information and to view the programs, click here.
The aim of the camp is to develop self-confidence, independence, courage, life skills, value education and a spirit of adventure in the participants.
From pitching your own tent to participating in climbing, abseiling and even raft building activities, one will be exposed to various outdoor activities. Camp facilitators range from experiential and outdoor educators, adventurers, naturalists, army officers, outdoor facilitators, and teachers.
Location: Hyderabad, Bengaluru and Panchgani
Date: From May 2022
age group: Varies depending on outdoor activity chosen.
Costs: If you have any further questions, you can contact us at 7729988781 or email email@example.com.
Social Impact Workshop
If your child enjoys solving global challenges and thinking about various social justice issues, then this Tribes for Good program is tailored for them. In this program, students have the opportunity to exchange ideas with like-minded people and to discuss socially relevant topics. Students will have the opportunity to understand the intricacies of the Social Impact Space.
Students also get the opportunity to work collaboratively with a designated team on a live project that impacts urban communities.
Location: This is an online program.
Events: This is a four week course.
age group: Students in grades 9 through 12 can apply for this program.
Costs: If you want to know more details about it, click here.
The Sivananda Yoga Institute organizes a three-week yoga camp for children. Participants are not permitted to depart earlier. Participants will receive board and lodging at the center. Upon completion of the course, participants will receive a certificate of completion. One of the USPs of this course is that participants never complain of boredom.
The day starts at 6am and participants are busy until 8:30pm. Parents are not allowed to visit the children during their stay in the camp. Participants may not carry any electronic devices.
Location: Andhra Pradesh
age group: Students between 7 and 11 years old
Events: The camp is scheduled to take place from June 12th to June 25th, 2022.
Costs: More information about this camp can be found here.
(Edited by Yoshita Rao)