Sightseeing in the City
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Sightseeing in the City

Here are some snapshots from our Summer Camp field trips. Twice a week and on weekends, students go around Beijing/Shanghai, sightseeing and shopping. They get to practice speaking Mandarin with the local vendors, people on the street, etc.    

August 6, 2018August 13, 2018by
New Activity at Camp: Archery
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New Activity at Camp: Archery

This year we introduced a new activity at camp to keep it fresh. For repeat campers who have been coming to our camp annually, there is never a dull moment. We always try to find new activities (and even new meals!) for students to try. And archery is something that we have never done before....

July 31, 2018July 31, 2018by
Niko’s Camp Story
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Niko’s Camp Story

Niko, our 11-year-old camper, comes from the Philippines to join our Day Camp. When he arrived at our camp, he was at HSK level 0, which means he was a total beginner. Together with his peers, he learned Mandarin every day, and within a short time, he was able to say basic things in Chinese,...

July 20, 2018July 18, 2018by
Evelyn’s Camp Story
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Evelyn’s Camp Story

Evelyn (or Evy) is a 16-year-old American student. Her Mandarin level is at HSK level 3. She participated in our Class-only Camp, which meant she only spent half day at our camp. Her program included 3 hours of Chinese lessons Monday to Friday. The lessons covered speaking, listening, reading and writing and were delivered through...

July 18, 2018July 18, 2018by
How To Prepare Your Kids For The Summer Camp
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How To Prepare Your Kids For The Summer Camp

An exciting summer holiday is on its way, and many parents would like their kids’ summer to be not only interesting, but also educational. Traveling abroad has always been considered one of the best options, as it allows children to visit different countries and learn about different cultures. Yet, a pure sightseeing journey doesn’t always...

April 24, 2018April 24, 2018by