If you ever have been part of summer camp yourself, you probably would know that a good summer camp can benefit your child in many ways. They are more than just a fun place for kids to be when the school term has ended. They actually have some great long term meaningful benefits.
For generations, children have spent their summers at home or at day and sleepaway camps, trying new activities such as swimming, hiking, and various sports. But still, there are many families who might not ever realize that camp provides children with different opportunities to develop important life skills that are difficult to achieve in any other environment. Below are enlisted the benefits of attending a summer camp:
CAMPERS LEARN LIFE SKILLS REQUIRED TO BECOME SUCCESSFUL ADULTS – At camps, children gain valuable life skills. There exists a large gap between what the kids are being taught in the school and what skills they require to be successful in the present outside world. Some of the skills necessary to become successful adults are communication, collaboration, creativity, leadership, socialization, and problem-solving. All of these areas are fostered in the camp environment.
CAMPS EDUCATE THE CHILD COMPLETELY – There is more to learning than test taking and achieving good grades and standing out First in the class. The camp offers one of the most powerful learning environments and is a place where a child’s social education takes place. It provides children with the opportunity to try new activities. Children also build social skills and problem-solving skills by being part of a supportive community and partaking in activities together.
CHILDREN CAN RE INVENT THEMSELVES AT THE CAMP – Students often attend school year after year with the same peers, which can lead to labeling and being “stuck” with a particular perception, thus making the life all the more monotonous. When your child can both be boisterous or active in another setting, they end up becoming studious, quiet, etc. Children who go to day or sleepaway camps meet a whole other group of people in a different environment.
Through a mix of fun and educational activities, Rainbow Valley Nursery in Dubai has been running their Summer from June 27, 2017, and will continue until September 07, 2017. The camp will let kids experience new adventures, learn and master new skills, and share and trade interests with friends.
The Rainbow Valley summer camp activities include:
Around the world, Rain forest, Recycling, zoo animals, Fairytales/dreamland superheroes/ princesses, space adventure
Camp dates are as follows:
August 06 to 10,
August 13 to 17,
August 20 to 24
August 27 to 31, (TBC due to Eid).
The Price per week is
AED 650 for 8am – 1pm,
AED 700 for 8am – 3pm,
AED 750 for 8am – 5pm
AED 800 for 9am – 6pm.
Extras – 7 am – 8 am at 50 AED per day. Fees have to be paid at the beginning of each week to secure placement and the fees are non – refundable or exchangeable. Daily rates also available.
Through summer camp, our Nursery aims to bridge the gap and achieve more, providing a safe place to learn, stay healthy and build friendships.