ESF Winter Language and Learning Camps
In addition to English, Spanish, Art and Drama courses, ESF has two new courses, Enhancing Secondary Skills (for students aged 11 years and older), which allows students to excel academically and Beginners Coding (suitable for ages 8-11), where students can learn computer coding and improve mathematical, creative, analytical and abstract thinking skills. The camp runs from December 28-31. Non-ESF and local school students are welcome. Various locations across Hong Kong including Hillside Kindergarten, Wan Chai Learning Centre and Cigna Tower. Application deadline is December 21. Visit www.esf.org.hk/camps for more information.
Learn to speak in Cantonese with native speaker Vivian Wong. She works with children from five years onwards, adults are also welcome to her classes. She can also help with Chinese homework. Call 6036 6275, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Easy English for Kids
Make learning English fun with stories, songs, art and outdoor play, lessons are taught by native English speakers. EEK also runs a Mandarin playgroup for pre-schoolers. 17f Sai Keng Village, Sai Sha Road, Sai Kung, 3487 3053, email@example.com, www.eek.com.hk.
French native speaker and qualified secondary school teacher, Audrey Benzaglou, offers private lessons for adults, teens or children who want to learn french or improve their french speaking skill level. Tel 9169 4414, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Small Mandarin group classes for children 18 months to Primary six with an emphasis on task- based learning through stories, games and fun activities. Sai Kung Campus: 2/F Tak Lung Back Street, Sai Kung, Hang Hau Campus: Lot 146 Hang Hau, Sai Kung, 2791 4838. www.jumpstartmandarin.com.
Les Petits Lascars
Managed by the Hong Kong Institute of Languages, the centre offers French classes for children as young as 12 months. Classes follow a French curriculum with a high success rate for applicants wanting to access the French International School in Hong Kong. 2/F, 16 Wan King Path, Sai Kung, 2526 8892, www.lespetitslascars.com.
Sai Kung English
This family-run business offers a variety of group classes and private lessons. Ideal for English learners aged from one years old right through to secondary school wanting to improve their speaking, reading, listening or writing. For more information please call James on 6407 8574.
Mandarin for Munchkins is a programme run by Yifan Mandarin, classes are suitable for children 12 months to nine years learning Mandarin as a second language. Classes vary weekly. Private lessons available. 2/F & roof, 37 See Cheung Street, Sai Kung. 2486 9062.