Edinburgh October Half Term Camp @ George Watson’s College

Miniversity Holiday Camps are coming to George Watson’s College this October half-term and are specifically designed for children age 5-12 years!

Edinburgh October Half Term Camp @ George Watson’s College

About Edinburgh October Half Term Camp @ George Watson’s College

Get the 'full-time' Miniversity experience at a Holiday Camp near you.

Edinburgh Venue: George Watson's College, 69 Colinton Rd, Edinburgh EH10 5EG

Miniversity Holiday Camps run throughout the year in various locations across Ireland and the UK. The Camps take place in the computer suite and cover ICT topics with a career theme, specifically designed for children age 5-12 years.

Each day is run as a new 1-day course that's based on a particular career, for example 'Architect for a day'. With demonstrations and a variety of tasks Children tasks covered throughout the session, children will produce a piece of work which is then presented to the class during the afternoon 'show'. Finally, there will be a prize giving with the opportunity for children to win stickers, mini-pops, USB's, t-shirts and CAPS.

ICT Programs used throughout the course of each week include: Microsoft Publisher, Word, Excel and PowerPoint, Email & Internet Safety, File Management, SCRATCH Coding, Paint, Windows Movie Maker. There will also be an emphasis on Keyboard and Touch Typing Skills, Presentation Skills and Public Speaking.

Monday-Friday
Standard hours: 9:30am-3:30pm
Early Drop available: 8:30-9:30am
Extended day available: 3:30-4:30pm

Monday - Architect & Designer for a day
Tuesday - YouTuber for a day
Wednesday - Illustrator & Author for a day
Thursday - Coder & Web Designer for a day
Friday - Entrepreneur for a day

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Edinburgh October Half Term Camp @ George Watson’s College are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment. All information (whether in text or photographs) is given in good faith but should not be relied upon as being a statement of representation or fact.

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