AT SESAME STREET PRESCHOOL’S SUMMER CAMP “KALAKRITI”, KIDS GET IN THE SHOES OF ARTISTS
Bengaluru, April 25, 2017: It’s that time of the year that kids eagerly wait for - summer vacations. While some enjoy the trips to their hometown, others enjoy the leisure of waking up late. For many kids, the most exciting part of the vacations is the summer camps where they can practice their hobby. Sesame Street Preschool in Bengaluru has planned an exciting annual summer camp, KALAKRITI. The camp started in April, 2017 is taking place in Sesame Street Preschools situated in Sarjapur, Yelahanka, HSR Layout, Kaggadasapura and Basavanagudi. This year at Camp Sesame, kids are exploring and experiencing different professions like budding artist, chefs, discoverers and farmers.
Camp Sesameis designed for children aged 2 to 8 years and. During the camp children areengaged in age-appropriate art techniques as they work with colours, shapes,textures, designs and forms as they create their own masterpieces. They are learning various art techniquesusing both conventional and non-conventional medium like paper, paint, foam,starch etc. There are sessions on no fire cooking which will help childrendevelop an understanding of making healthy food choices and expose them tonumeracy concepts of weight, measure etc. The Khojak,(Little Discoverers)programme introduce children to the ever engaging world of science withage-appropriate fun experiments. This gives them a hands-on, project-basedlearning where they discover the, ‘what’, ‘why’ and ‘how’s’ of their world. Theurban farming programme- Bagbani encourages children to be the littleenvironmentalist while it exposes them to create their own indoor farms, engagein nature crafts, recycle and reuse resources. All these programmes will beinterwoven with lots of play, games, songs and dances.
Mona Singh,Vice President, Sesame Schoolhouse says, “We recognise how significant it isfor your child to have an entertaining, dynamic, enriching and learning summerexperience. That's why at Camp Sesame we have planned an agenda full ofexhilarating activities built on fun themes that help in children’s physical,language, socio-personal, socio-emotional, numeracy and science conceptsdevelopment. Kids will learn new art techniques, discover the world around themthrough fun science experiment and will reconnect to the nature. All activitiesare designed thoughtful of the level of knowledge and understanding of childrenat each age level.”