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Lorna Whiston Winchester Preschool Open House – 20 October 2017!

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Wings to Wings Dance Camp - 13 December 2017 - for ages 4 to 6

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The Gruffalo - KidsFest 2018

KidsFest! 2018: The Gruffalo

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KidsFest 2018 - What the Ladybird Heard

KidsFest! 2018: What the Ladybird Heard

Join the woolly sheep, the hairy hog, the fat red hen and the dainty dog in this brand new stage adaptation of Julia Donaldson and Lydia Monks’ colourful farmyard adventure. With live music, puppetry, plenty of audience participation and lots of laughs!
Wings to Wings Moana Dance Workshop

Moana Dance Workshop – 4 & 15 December 2017

Come join us in our studio and let the magic of the movie inspire those little feet to get moving in this dance workshop themed on the hit animation.

KidsFest! 2018: Ugly Duckling

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KidsFest 2018: Dinosaur Zoo

KidsFest! 2018: Dinosaur Zoo

Meet awesome prehistoric creatures, from cute baby dinos to some of the largest carnivores and herbivores that have ever walked the planet in this fun, educational and unique performance.
Wings to Wings Dance Camp - 13 December 2017 - for ages 4 to 6

Wings to Wings Dance Camp – 13 December 2017 – for ages 4 to...

School holidays are here, what better time to have your kids try out the different genres of dances than at our one-day dance camp?
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SAFRA Punggol holiday programme

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Wings to Wings Minion Dance Workshop

Minion Dance Workshop – 7 & 12 December 2017

Come join us in our studio and let the infectiously catchy tunes of the hit animated movie inspire those little feet to get grooving to the beat!
Hairy Maclary and Friends at Kidsfest 2018

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Discovery Camps - 20 November to 22 December 2017

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Singapore Writers Festival 2017 - SWF for Families 2017

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Beauty and Beast Dance Workshop – 5 & 14 December 2017

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KidsFest! 2018: The Gruffalo's Child

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Global Children’s Designathon

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Details

Start:
10 November 2017
End:
11 November 2017
Website:
http://www.science.edu.sg/events/Pages/GlobalChildrensDesignathon.aspx

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Venue

Science Centre Singapore
15 Science Centre Road
Singapore 609081

The Global Children’s Designathon is a design thinking process especially developed for children to work on global and sustainability issues. Developed by Designathon Works from Amsterdam, children develop their own ideas and build prototypes using new technologies to solve real-world problems affecting the environment and society.

Through the Designathon methodology children will develop:
– 21st century skills: critical thinking & problem solving, creativity and innovation, communication and collaboration, empathy and digital literacy
– More enthusiasm around using their own creativity. The basic skills where they move from consumers of technology to producers of technology.

The Global Children’s Designathon 2017 will be held on 11 November 2017 where over 400 children from cities such as Singapore, Tel Aviv, Nairobi, London, Amsterdam and Vancouver will work through the steps of the designathon process: inspire, research, ideate, sketch, make and present.

The Singapore edition of the Global Children’s Designathon will include the use of digital making with micro:bits to the challenge! Children are encouraged to make, tinker and ignite their creativity with technology!

Suitable for kids from 9 to 12 years old.

Dates and Time
Digital Maker Workshop
10 Nov 2017: 3 pm to 6 pm, Friday

Global Designathon
11 Nov 2017: 9:30 am to 5 pm, Saturday

What will your child do at the Designathon?
– Be introduced to digital making and learn how to code the micro:bit and connect it to a range of sensors
– Go through a unique design thinking process for children
– Form groups to develop ideas and solutions to solve global and sustainability issues in society
– Design a prototype using recycled materials and maker kits to solve real world problems
– Build a digital prototype enhanced with micro:bits and sensors
– Present prototypes to peers and parents

Cost: S$10* per participant (exclusing 7% GST)

Registration and payment
Closing date for registration and payment: 23 Oct 2017

For enquires, contact Ms Fatin: Fatin_IESA@science.edu.sg

 

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FEATURED EVENTS

Discovery Camps - 20 November to 22 December 2017

Discovery Camps – 20 November to 22 December 2017

Let your kids have fun as well as improve academically through the holidays with the best tried and tested curriculum curated by Discovery Camps.
Mindchamps ACA Kids

MindChamps ACA Kids Theatre Preview Workshop

Parents, ever wondered what goes on during a kids theatre programme? Come join us for a day of acting and role-playing, and experience first-hand what your child will learn in the new programme!
Beauty and Beast Dance Workshop

Beauty and Beast Dance Workshop – 5 & 14 December 2017

Come join us in our studio and let the magic of the fairytale inspire those little feet to get moving in this dance workshop themed on the classic story.
Wings to Wings Dance Camp - 13 December 2017 - for ages 4 to 6

Wings to Wings Dance Camp – 8 December 2017 – for ages 7 to...

School holidays are here, what better time to have your kids try out the different genres of dances than at our one-day Wings to Wings Dance Camp?
Sunstar's Japanese Calligraphy Art Academy Exhibtion

Japanese Calligraphy Art Exhibition in Singapore

Sunstar will be holding a series of Japanese calligraphy art and cultural events to promote cultural exchange between Japan and Singapore, and direct local communities’ attention to the importance of holistic healthcare.
Lorna Whiston Winchester Preschool Open House – 20 October 2017!

Lorna Whiston Winchester Preschool Open House – 20 October 2017

Meet “The Gruffalo” and experience the mini-master Speech & Drama classes at the Lorna Whiston Winchester Preschool Open House – 20 October 2017!
Wings to Wings Dance Camp - 13 December 2017 - for ages 4 to 6

Wings to Wings Dance Camp – 13 December 2017 – for ages 4 to...

School holidays are here, what better time to have your kids try out the different genres of dances than at our one-day dance camp?
KidsFest 2018 - What the Ladybird Heard

KidsFest! 2018: What the Ladybird Heard

Join the woolly sheep, the hairy hog, the fat red hen and the dainty dog in this brand new stage adaptation of Julia Donaldson and Lydia Monks’ colourful farmyard adventure. With live music, puppetry, plenty of audience participation and lots of laughs!
KidsFest! 2018: The Gruffalo's Child

KidsFest! 2018: The Gruffalo’s Child

Join the Gruffalo’s Child on her adventurous mission in Tall Stories’ magical, musical adaptation of the much-loved picture book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler.
Singapore Writers Festival 2017 - SWF for Families 2017

Singapore Writers Festival 2017 – Aram

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KidsFest 2018: Dinosaur Zoo

KidsFest! 2018: Dinosaur Zoo

Meet awesome prehistoric creatures, from cute baby dinos to some of the largest carnivores and herbivores that have ever walked the planet in this fun, educational and unique performance.
Wings to Wings Moana Dance Workshop

Moana Dance Workshop – 4 & 15 December 2017

Come join us in our studio and let the magic of the movie inspire those little feet to get moving in this dance workshop themed on the hit animation.
Wings to Wings Minion Dance Workshop

Minion Dance Workshop – 7 & 12 December 2017

Come join us in our studio and let the infectiously catchy tunes of the hit animated movie inspire those little feet to get grooving to the beat!
Demon's House Kids Edition @ SAFRA Punggol

Demon’s House Kids Edition @ SAFRA Punggol

SAFRA & Famegate Studios present the scariest Halloween Haunted Night: “Demon's House”! Join in “Demon's House” Kids Edition @ SAFRA Punggol!
SAFRA Punggol holiday programme

SAFRA Punggol December School Holiday Programme

SAFRA Punggol presents a journey of fun learning through play, exploration and experimentation for your little ones! With a line-up of fun-filled activities in store for the upcoming December School Holidays, there is something for every child to enjoy!

KidsFest! 2018: Ugly Duckling

With a menagerie of mischievous animals, depicted through inventive physicality, and live music that quacks and thrills, this charming production plays with the importance of identity, self-worth and takes us on a journey to discover inner beauty.
The Gruffalo - KidsFest 2018

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Join Mouse on a daring adventure through the deep, dark wood in Tall Stories’ magical, musical adaptation of the classic picture book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler.
Santa’s Little Helper

Santa’s Little Helper

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Hairy Maclary and Friends at Kidsfest 2018

KidsFest! 2018: Hairy Maclary and Friends

Join Hairy Maclary and Friends for canine capers and animal adventures, as they bound off the page and onto the stage in this fantastic stage adaptation of the much-loved Hairy Maclary children’s books by Lynley Dodd.
MindChamps Reading and Writing Workshops

MindChamps Year End School Holiday Workshops

Empower your child and help them achieve their full potential at MindChamps' highly acclaimed school holiday workshops this December!

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