School Holiday Immersion Camp沉浸式中文假期营

The focus of this programme is for students to improve their Mandarin through fun activities. As well as structured Mandarin classes, campers will be fully immersed in Mandarin and develop their Mandarin through weekly themed indoor and outdoor activities such as Art, Science, Maths, Drama and Sports. All classes are led by specialist qualified teachers.

When:

October Half Term Camp 2018: Mon-Fri 22 Oct – 26 Oct 2018
February Half Term Camp 2019: Mon-Fri 18 Feb -22 Feb 2019
Easter Holiday Camp 2019: Mon-Fri 8 April – 19 April 2019
May Half Term Camp 2019: Mon- Fri 27 May- 31 May
Summer Camp 2019: Mon-Fri 21 July -30 Aug 2019

Where:

Kensington (Olympia): St Mary’s Catholic Primary School, Masbro Road, London W14 0LT
Islington: St Mary’s Parish, Upper Street, Islington N1 2TX
Greeenwich: James Wolfe Primary School, Randall Place, Greenwich SE10 9LA
Kingston: St. Joseph’s Catholic Primary School, The Fairfield, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey, KT1 2UP

Who: 2-4 years, beginner – intermediate/native speakers

Structured Mandarin lessons with creative activities and projects such as arts & crafts, singing & dancing, sporty games (indoor & outdoor ), theatre & language games.

*For children not nappy trained, we expect parents/carers can stay in the class/school.

Time: 9:30-12:30  |Fee: £165/week |Early Bird Offer: £150/week for bookings before 20 Oct

Sample Day Timetable Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:30-11:00 The Little Artists 小小艺术家 (Art and Crafts Sessions in Mandarin)
10:00-10:10 Break + Snacks 休息
11:10-12:30 Little Stars Mandarin (Structured Mandarin lessons with singing and dancing, language games, indoor & ourdoor plays) 小星星萌芽中文班 (系统中文课+唱游,户内外游戏)

5-8 years, upper beginner-intermediate/native speakers

Time: 9:30-15:30 | Fee: £275/week |Early Bird Offer: £250/week for bookings before 20 Oct| Earliest Drop off 9:00, latest collection 16:00, £50 per week

Sample Day Timetable Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00-9:30 Extended Day Free Play (Early Drop Off)
9:30-10:00 Morning Reciting (Chinese Rhymes & Poetry)
早读班(中文歌谣&诗词)
10:00-10:10 Break +Snacks 休息
10:10-11:40 LCA Rising Stars Mandarin (Themed Mandarin lessons with creative projects such as arts & crafts, singing, language games, fun reading & writing) LCA 精选中文课 (主题中文课+手工,歌曲,游戏,趣味读写)
11:50-12:20 Chinese Calligraphy 书法 Chinese Paper Cutting
剪纸
Chinese Painting
国画
Science Lab
科学实验
Chinese Calligraphy 书法
12:20-13:00 Lunch  (Bring a packed lunch) 午餐
13:00-14:30 LCA Rising Stars Mandarin (Themed Mandarin lessons with creative projects such as arts & crafts, singing, language games, fun reading & writing) LCA 精选中文课 (主题中文课+手工,歌曲,游戏,趣味读写)
14:30-15:30 Traditional Chinese Outdoor Activities 户外活动 (丢手绢,老鹰捉小鸡,击鼓传花,接力赛,踢毽子…)
15:30-16:00 Extended Day Free Play (Late Pick Up)

Who delivers the course?

All courses are led by a specialist experienced teacher and supported by a Teaching Assistant. The quality of our teachers is paramount to the success of our courses so we recruit the best teachers. Check our Teachers Profile Page.

What do previous campers say about the courses?

Our track record:

  • 100% of survey respondents said they were interested in future courses and would recommend them to other parents.
  • 95% of survey respondents felt their child’s Mandarin level is significantly increased.
  • 93% of survey respondents scored the course full marks for their child’s enjoyment.

My son loves going to Link Chinese! He is currently doing the summer immersion program and he is so excited to go each day. The teachers are great & really help the children to learn in a fun and engaging way.

– Mother of Valentino, 6 years