Eight to 15 aged children can join 5-day a week summer School organized by British Council. “It is a 30-hour program to be held from May 19 to June 6, for students to hone their vocabulary skills, grammar knowledge and reading ability, besides engaging in a lot of group activities related to the theme, around the word in 15 days”, said Rajeev Bakshi, in a Kolkata based daily, whom the academic manager of Kolkata Teaching center, BCL.
These participants will be segmented into three groups. Group A named as Whiz Kids is for 8 to 10 years, Group B named as Shining stars for 11 and 12-years-olds and Group C named as Ace teens for Kids between 13-15.
Songs, poetry reading, story narration, poster presentation and short performances are the cards to add them fun when they learn.
“The ultimate aim of our summer school is confidence building and development of soft skills. There will be a lot of emphasis on collaboration and interaction,” Bakshi added.
As students they know about the food, tradition, games and customs of various places, they can also make pen-friends with other participants.
At the end of the programme, the children will come out with their own production—a class magazine, newspaper or a blog—and a final performance for their parents.
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