Summer Programmes 2012

The last review weeks, tests, exams and projects, … While schools will be closing their doors, the doors of the George Price Centre for Peace and Development will be opened wide to welcome our summer campers!  Once again, we have put together an exciting series of Summer Programmes for all ages.


CONQUER COMPUTERS
What to expect? Learn the basic use of computers; how to type a document; how to look for information on the internet; etc. Children who participate will be “certified capable users” of the Centre’s computer lab. 
Date/Time: July 2 to 12 - Monday through Thursday 
Grade: Standards 3, 4 – From 11.00 a.m. to 12.00 noon
Grade: Standard 5 and up – From 1.00 to 2.00 p.m.
Cost: Free – Donations welcomed

EARTH BASED SATELLITE (LET’S RESEARCH)
What to expect? Research and performance collide! Come and learn how to carry out proper research, analysis and even use theatrical skills while exploring the life and values of the Rt. Honorable George Price: from humble beginnings to Belize’s own “Earth Based Satellite” – leading the call for Belize’s independence and sovereignty.
Date/Time: July 9 to 20 – Monday through Friday from 9.00 a.m. to 12.00 noon
Grade: Standards 4, 5 and 6
Cost: Free – Donations and/or snacks welcomed

CHESS CAMPS FOR BEGINNERS
What to expect? Beginners chess classes – introduction and basic rules of chess
Ages: 9 to 15 – July 9 to 13 from 9.00 a.m. to 12 noon
Ages: 4 to 7 – August 13 to 17 from 9.00 to 11.00 a.m.
Cost: Free – Donations and/snacks welcomed

P.E.A.C.E. CAMP
What to expect? What is conflict? How to avoid it?  What to do when it is unavoidable? What about my emotions? How to make peace? This PEACE Camp will serve as a foundation to useful, practical conflict resolution skills youths can apply in their everyday lives.
Date/Time: August 6 to 17 – Monday through Friday from 9.00 a.m. to 12.00 noon
Grade: Standard 6 and High School
Cost: Free – Donations and/or snacks welcomed

READING IS FUN!
What to expect? Get your kids ready to go back to school with this fun programme aimed at brushing up and improving their reading skills. The programme includes a Reading Assessment to help determine where your child needs most help.
Date/Time: August 20 to 31 – Monday through Friday from 9.00 a.m. to 12.00 noon
Grade: Infant 2, Standard 1, 2 and 3
Cost: Free – Donations and/or snacks welcomed

Remember, space is limited – Register today! Call 822-1054 or e-mail info@gpcbelize.com

 

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