Easter Scoop 2018

16Little House of Science Easter camps

Join Little House of Science this Easter for 3 exciting science camps at Imperial College, (Daily Tue-Thu from 09.30-3.30, 4-11years) . Physics Lab – 3-5 April 2018: Get will get familiar with the work of Newton, Galilei, Archimedes, Einstein, Faraday, Tesla and Franklin.  Chemistry Lab – 10-12 April 2018: Exploring the properties of the important compound on Earth, Water – what is special about Carbon and what is carbon footprint? Geology Lab – 17-19 April 2018: Understand the earth structure, its natural processes (erosion, landslides, earthquakes) & the geological properties of the Moon and Mars. To register, plus for any sibling discounts: go to their website or call , t: 0800 092 1062


15 Monkey Music swings back into action for our Summer Term

Monkey Music offers age specific classes from 3 months to 4 yrs old, supporting each stage of learning and development as a little musician. Classes are amazing for confidence building, preparation for nursery and school, and superb for making lifelong grown up friends too! By the time your little one reaches 4 yrs old they will have learnt to read music and have specific experience both visually and aurally of every orchestral instrument. It’s a great grounding for going on to learn an instrument at school!  If you’re thinking about starting a music class with your little one, we’d love to invite you to try one of our super classes for FREE. Click HERE for all venue and timetable details  and to book your first FREE class.


14Chelsea Quavers Easter Music Workshops

Beginners to accomplished young musicians. Children engage in drumming skills, snare drum rolls, performance and composition on a variety of instruments including piano, bassoon, trombone, drum kit, crotales, orchestral toms, tam-tam, bass bow, temple blocks, suspended cymbals, snare drum, bell tree, wind chimes rain sticks, orchestral bass & djembe drums. Children develop performing, aural, reading and writing skills, engage in a variety of fun educational music games including the ingenious hands-on notation game, CHENGA! Musical Enrichment projects, include ‘The Rhythm of Morse Code“. March & April 2018 Click to view dates and book. Hall of Remembrance, Flood Street, Chelsea SW3 5SY. Age 4 9.00am-1.00pm | Age 5-12 9.00am-4.00pm


13blue{shift} coding camps

Race Lego robots, create apps with friends, and perfect your programming skills at one of our Easter holiday coding camps! Our robotics and coding camps are for children ages 5-13 and will be held from 3rd-6th April and 9th-13th April at Hyde Park School in Kensington. Whether your child is a Minicoder or Python pro, we have a fun-filled blue{shift} camp that will fit their interests and coding abilities! Check their website for more information.


12Little Voices

Due to high demand, this Easter break Little Voices will be hosting a ‘SING’ the movie musical inspired performing arts camp for boys and girls aged 4 – 13 Years.  Held on the 9th, 10th, 11th and 12th April (9.30am – 3.30pm each day) at St Etheldreda Church in Fulham. In just four days, local budding young performers who have a love for the performing arts or simply want to build confidence are invited to be part of a performance which will be created as they go along. Participants have the chance to work with the Little Voices team at this workshop week learning things they wouldn’t anywhere else. All participants will receive a free DVD of the final performance.  Little Voices are offering £10 OFF all bookings made before: Friday 23rd March, Sibling and Referral discounts are also available. To secure your child’s place please apply online or enquire by emailing: SWL@littlevoices.org.uk or call: 0208 088 0113.


11Summer Camps

730 Summer Camps create an environment for children aged 6-10 years old to have fun whilst developing skills in areas such as communication, confidence, empathy and team work. There will be teams where activities, including languages and sports, will earn points that lead to the final scores with prizes for the overall winners at the end of the camp.The camp is flexible in terms of whether you would like to take your child on holiday and then return as the activities are not dependent on catching up on previous sessions as well as the leader board for the teams not being determined until the end of the programme.For more details on the 2018 Summer Camp, please contact 730.childcare@gmail.com or visit their website here.


10Fashion School in Notting Hill

Saturday Afternoon Fashion Workshop Tasters at 59A Portobello Road 1 – 5.30pm. Beginners: Learn to use a sewing machine – sew your own pretty Liberty fabric shorts!  Sketch like a fashion designer and take home your own creative sketchbook with a mood page. Advanced/Returning Students: In addition to developing sketching technique, please visit our website to see our Liberty fabric garments and optional creative appliqué. Plus, draping fabric on mannequin stand!
£59 each. Includes all fabrics, haberdashery/art materials/equipment. (14/04) – Bonding Mother and Daughter sewing workshop.  Liberty shorts/bunting and more
(21 & 28/04) – Fashion Tasters for aspiring fashion designers.  Check website for more information.

9LookOut Discovery Centre

This Easter, take your family to the LookOut Discovery Centre in the heart of Hyde Park and enjoy our FREE family Discovery Days, taking place every Wednesday and Thursday! Your family will be treated to amazing nature-inspired activities, including pond dipping; a spring nature trail; arts, crafts, and more. You’re sure to find something for the whole family. Or, drop your 8-11-year-old off at Nature Explorers for a day of fun and excitement in the park! Nature Explorers: Spring to Life – 3rd April and Discovery Days: Hedgehog Heroes, Spring Surprises – 4th, 5th, 11th and 12th April.


8Taekwondo Fitness Fun

Bring your kids along to our fun and exciting Taekwondo classes. A specially designed new fitness class for children packed with a punch. Your children will get fit and disciplined for their future. Under the instruction of international 6th dan black belt Master Faryad Goudarzi & a qualified personal trainer, they will learn self defence, built up their confidence, concentration, fitness and learn respect. All the skills they need under one sport. Adults are also welcome. One to one Taekwondo and personal training sessions for both adults and children available on request. Please call 07503021919 or email Faryad1@yahoo.com to find out more.

7Robotics, Coding & Engineering Workshop

Robotics, Coding & Engineering Workshop (age 7-12). Our immersive workshop develops your child’s coding skills while embarking on a mission to Mars! Our participants become mini engineers, devising and programming the robots of the future to save civilization!  Through a mixture of coding and robotics, games and art the workshop is creative, collaborative and educational. The children work at their own pace, while supported and encouraged by our expert workshop leaders. Join us on our next mission! Check their website for more information.


6Chelsea Physic Garden Easter Egg Hunt

Follow the trail around the Garden laid down by the Easter Bunny to claim yummy chocolate eggs by Rococo Chocolates! It’s a perfect time to enjoy the Garden if you have never had the chance to visit before. Both the trail and Garden are open on Good Friday Easter Sunday and Easter Monday.

Chelsea Physic Garden is London’s oldest Botanic Garden in the heart of Chelsea. A regular series of Family Activity Days run from the Garden throughout the year are guaranteed to keep your little ones interested in the natural world and curious to learn more. Head of Education Michael Holland has had over 20 years inspiring and educating children and adults at the garden.Check their website to book onto the Easter Egg trail or any of the Walks Talks and Workshops at the Garden.


5Kiddikicks

Kiddikicks promises not just football fun and fresh air this Summer but Kids Hockey too.   Popular kid’s football club, Kiddikicks, has something new for your child’s fitness journey.  They are introducing Kids Hockey coaching starting from age 4 up to 7 years.  Children will have the opportunity to participate in hockey and football exercising both feet, eye and hand and eye coordination. As well as increasing and improving their sports skills, the first 10 children to register their interest here will receive a free trial and a guaranteed space for the next available term. Kids Hockey and Kids Football is available in Chiswick, Richmond, Brentford, Kensington, Hyde Park, Queens Park, Maida Vale and St John’s Wood.Easy online booking and a full list of participating venues, class times, age groups and term dates check the website; or call 020 7937 7965;email: info@kiddikicks.co.uk


4Rock out at upbeat this Easter

The Original London Pop and Rock School. 9th – 13th April 10.00 – 4.00 4 – 14yrs (divided into age appropriate gaps)  at Thomas’s Academy, Parsons Green. Does your child like to sing and dance?   Would they like to record a CD?   Would they like to join our band tutors and play the drums and guitars?  Would they like to write and learn songs and perform in our end of week gig?  Fully trained teachers and professional musicians deliver a jam-packed week of musical fun, where each individual’s abilities and interests are nurtured.  Course culminates in their very own Upbeat gig and CD presentation. Course coordinated and taught by Upbeat Director – Maxine Owens (BA Hons, PGCE, Head of Music in top London prep schools). ‘We really are different because education is at our heart and we value every child whatever their talents’. Check their website for more information, or email them on upbeatmusiccourses@gmail.com, call them on 07816 901396.


Holiday Workshops for Children

Yellowbird Education offers fun engaging workshops for children to develop skills in Creative Writing, Handwriting, Comprehension and Discursive Writing. We have extensive knowledge of the British school system and offer advice and support to children preparing for 7+, 8+ and 11+ independent school entrance exams. Our workshops, exam support and interview practice are all designed to equip, inspire and bring out the best in your child. We are always pleased to hear from parents and happy to advise on which workshops are best suited.  Please do contact our friendly Yellowbird office – we’d love to hear from you! Call them on 0207 731 0695.


3The Unbeatables – Sparks Easter Movie Making Workshop

Sparks are running an epic superhero themed movie making workshop for children to take their movie making to a super scale. Children will learn the secrets behind superhero stunts and epic special effects, as well as acting, directing, camera skills, production design and editing, all whilst making their own superhero movie production. Ages: There are groups available for ages 4-7, 7-11 and 11-14. Dates: 9th – 13th April 2018, 9am – 3pm each day, based at St James Junior School. To find out more or to register, visit their website for more information.


2French Immersion Easter Holiday Club

 
Le French Programmeis running a holiday club from 3rd-6th April at Parsons Green Prep school.  The club offers French classes along with creative activities and projects such as arts & crafts, cooking, theatre & traditional French language games. Led by dynamic native French teachers, le French Programme offers a unique programme to help children develop their French while having fun. Suitable from the age of 3 and all levels, our holiday clubs give your child a fantastic head start, sending them on a wonderful journey to bilingualism.
For more information, get in touch at lefrenchprogramme@gmail.com or call us on 07814386903.Book now to avoid disappointment!

1 NK Ballet

Exceptional ballet training based on Russian Vaganova Method with highly qualified ballet teachers with international performing experience. For students aged 3-16. Group and Private tuition – Vocational Training –  Examinations ( ARBTA, RAD ) – Scholarships and Bursaries Programmes – Help with Auditions. Ballet – Contemporary – Professional Performances – International Competitions – Workshops and Master Classes. For More information & enrolment please contact us on :02079931102, email info@nkballetschool.com or check their website here.