Summer Camp 2019 @ Burlingame
Genius Learning offers educational and exciting summer camp for children entering TK-5 grades students. Students will be immersed in Mandarin language while participating in unique themes loaded with hands on activities. Here are the highlights of 2019 Summer Camp!
Get ready to learn of inventions and innovations created in Ancient China! From creating our own ancient technology to great feats created by Ancient Emperors from the past!
The Three Kingdoms
Have fun learning the story of the three kingdoms in these three days through mediums such as shadow puppets and etc. which we will create!
Toys and Games!
Summer is a great time to exercise imagination and build things with our hands. We will learn to collaborate and problem solve in the process of designing toys and games enjoyed by children in Ancient China!
We will gain deeper understanding of how things work. We will recreate these inventions in this innovative week.
Monkey king's New Groove
We will learn the story of the famous Monkey King known as Sun Wukong! We will create puppets and learn a new dance for the story of the Monkey King.
Symbols are universal and can be barriers. We will have fun exploring these symbols! Can you think of any symbols that represents China or the USA?
July 29-August 2
Summer is an excellent time to observe the world! In our case we will be observing all the amazing feats of architecture in both the modern and ancient China!
Festitive Festival Festivities
We will learn about the many fabulous and fun Chinese Festivals and Festivities by having a fantastic time creating a frenzy of different activities! This feat will be a fest for the eyes!
We will be tinkers and problem solvers. We will work on projects and learn to collaborate, problem solve, and exercise our imagination to kick start our love for science.
We will discover how things move! Although simple at first sight, the intricacies and simple fun of these projects will bound to provide a fun time for the kids!
Summer Program Frequently Asked Questions and Answers:
1. Can my child participate on a per day basis?
Sorry, only the weekly option is available.
2. Can I register my child for different sessions as we go through the summer?
Yes, you can.
3. Instead of AM/PM selection, can my child participate between 10 AM -3 PM and pay half day camp fee?
Full day camp fee will be accessed even with late drop-off and early pick-up.
4. If my student is in the afternoon class, can he/she come earlier to eat lunch with the other students?
Yes, your student may come earlier to eat lunch.
5. Can children’s lunch be heated? Do we have to pack our own snacks?
Yes, we can heat children's lunch. Parents will need to prepare lunches and snacks. Please no soft drinks and candy. Also, due to the
high number of students with severe nut allergies, please do not prepare food containing peanuts. If you prefer, you can order lunch at $15/week.
6. What number to contact the school for late pick up or any other emergency?
Teacher Dennis 650-666-7726
7. If my student misses a day/days in a week, can he/she make it up in a different week?
Sorry, no make-up days are available.
8. Can I switch around the weeks that I registered?
It's only allowed if we are given two weeks notice. Students can stay in a class only if his/her name appears on the camper list.
9. Where is the location?
Our location is at 700 Peninsula Avenue, Burlingame.
10. Is there any outdoor time?
Yes, we have big shaded playground.
11. Are there any discounts for siblings?
Yes, there is a 10% discount for the second student.
12. If I register for more than one week, do I need to pay the tuition all at once?
Yes, but you may pay using separate checks. If the tuition is paid using a separate check, it will only be deposited at the beginning of the registered week. The tuition check should be included with the registration forms.
There have been some questions about the format of the summer program from parents. Summer program has a lot more hands-on activities, crafts, and Chinese culture than regular school year program.
We look forward to spending a fun summer with your child(ren)!