MITCON International School conducted Summer Camp during this summer vacation which commenced on, 22 April’19. On the first day, students started indulging in amazing activities. The day started with self-introduction during Circle Time. Then they enjoyed outdoor sports activities and introduction of Abacus. To carry on with our Green Lungs theme, students painted pots with finger painting and planted a sapling. These pots were given as a takeaway for students to nurture the plant.
Next day, students made lovely wall hanging with colorful chart papers. They also enjoyed making Monster Book Marks while learning Origami. On the 3rd day, students enjoyed being Little Chef while making Bhel with lot of vegetables, murmura and namkeen. They also made Zebra face mask as a take away activity. On 4th day, students made Photo frames with cardboard and decorated it with cut outs of Sun, Octopus, Camel, & Mushrooms. They also made a candle holder by painting a plastic cup with shiny glitter powder. On the last day of the week, we honed fine motor skills of our students as they newly learnt paper quilling and making paper flowers. Quilling designs were used in making a beautiful Greeting Cards for Parents and paper flowers were turned into elegant Toran with added paper leaves, all made by students.
While performing all these activities, we made sure that the students are able to showcase these creative skills at home. We also made sure that our activities are environment friendly as we always teach them the importance of 3 R’s- Reduce, Recycle & Reuse.
Students enjoyed all Art & Craft activities along with, Dance, Zumba and Sports activities. This way we concluded the first week of the Summer Camp.
The second week of Summer Camp started with students making attractively coloured Bird Feeder. They used boxes and decorated it with finger paints. Next day they created Fridge magnets using ceramic clay in wonderful designs of strawberry, watermelon, pineapple, stars, flowers etc. After that they also maded glittery pen stands using Ice cream sticks. The session ended with the dance practice. On the 3rd day, students enjoyed being chef again in their Fireless Cooking activity. They prepared yummy vegetable and cheese sandwiches.They created cute ducklings from ordinary paper cups. They also enjoyed a math lesson of 3 D shapes while making it with paper. On Friday, students had a gala time painting their T-shirts with beautiful designs. They also learnt a lesson about saving money by making Pink Piggy Bank from water bottles. On the last day of camp, students had a stage performance of the dance that they had practiced every day. Later they enjoyed watching an entertaining movie called ‘Dumbo’. They were captivated watching an Elephant that can fly. Students also enjoyed a surprise Ice Cream Party.
Summer Camp of MIS was a big hit with students. All parents were happy with the activities conducted. All the crafts like Toran, pen stand, paper quilling Greeting card and piggy bank will be of great use to students. The students learnt many things like caring for environment by plantation, caring for birds by making a nest for them, basic 3 D shapes, Introduction to Abacus, Fabric painting etc in a fun way while making these craft activities. The craft activities were all Take away souvenirs to decorate their homes.