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Confucius Institute at the University of Arizona
2016 Chinese Star Summer Camp for K-12
To better meet the needs of children and young people learning Chinese and improving their language skills while sharing Chinese culture, the Confucius Institute at the University of Arizona will offer Tucson’s fourth Chinese language and culture summer day-camp in 2016 for K-12 students in conjunction with the Tucson Chinese cultural center through Arizona Youth University. Students will experience an enriched curriculum of Chinese language plus special instruction in Chinese martial arts, music, cooking & cuisine, games & crafts, singing & dancing, calligraphy and more. “Character Building through the Understanding of the Chinese Zodiac” will be the camp theme, to provide students a memorable experience of China’s rich cultural heritage and family values, such as industriousness, compassion, courage, tolerance, discipline, and responsibility among others. Meanwhile, students will be immersed in a Chinese-language environment. The exceptional instructional team includes professors, experienced teachers, professional musicians, artists, and Kung-fu masters. Lunch, a snack, musical instruments and classroom supplies will be provided.
Who: Students in Grades K-12 .
When: Camp A: June 13 – 17, Mon. – Fri. 9am-4pm; Camp B: June 13 – 24, Mon. – Fri. 9am–4pm
Where: Tucson Chinese Cultural Center, 1288 West River Road, Tucson, AZ 85704 (520/292-6900)
Tuition: One week: $248; Two weeks: $496; Pre-school & after-school club: 8-9am & 4-5pm; $10 per hour.
Registration is limited to 60 students each week. Deadline: May 27th, 2016
Online registration: http://www.life.arizona.edu/ayu/listing 520/621-7724. (Discounts can’t be combined, late registration fee: $50)
CIUA Confucius Classroom Student Discount: 50% off, Deadline: May 2nd, 2016
Early Bird Discount: $25 off on one week’s tuition or $50 off two weeks’ tuition when registering on or before 5pm, Friday May 13th, 2016.
Family Discount: first child pays full price and each additional child receives a 50% tuition discount.
Tucson Chinese Cultural Center, 1288 West River Road, Tucson, AZ 85704 (520/292-6900)