Summer Camp in China

2018 Immersion Camp in Yangshuo

Highlights of the Program:

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Authentic Chinese Culture

Indulge yourself in the learning of traditional Chinese culture such as Tai Chi, calligraphy, paper cutting, fan/stone painting, pottery, Chinese musical instruments and more.

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Ultimate
Local Interaction

Learn Mandarin in 100% immersion. Interact with local people daily. Visit tea plantation, tour ancient towns, shop at local markets, play Ping Pong and other sports/games with fellow campers.

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Comfortable Living Environment

Homelike accommodation with choice of sharing room with Chinese campers or foreign campers/family members. Authentic Chinese food is served daily in the naturally set-up dining room.

Participant's Requirements:

  • Children of age 6 and up (required to be accompanied by an adult), teens(age over 12) and adults
  • Speaking Mandarin is NOT mandatory.
  • Interested in learning Mandarin and experiencing the Chinese culture
  • In good health and physical capability

Camp Information & Schedule:

  • Camp Time:July 15 – July 29, 2018
  • Departure:  July 14, 2018 Toronto
  • Return:  July 29, 2018 Toronto
  • Camp Location: Yangshuo, Guangxi Province, China
  • Host: Omeida Chinese Academy

Itinerary/ Daily Schedule:

Week 1 Mon
(Jul 16)
Tue
(Jul 17)
Wed
(Jul 18)
Thurs
(Jul 19)
Fri
(Jul 20)
Sat
(Jul 21)
Sun
(Jul 22)
08:00-08:45 Breakfast Breakfast Breakfast Breakfast Breakfast Breakfast Breakfast
09:00-09:20 Orientation
09:25-12:00 Chinese lessons Chinese lessons Chinese lessons Chinese lessons Chinese lessons Day trip to scenic places, e.g. Xingping ancient town Free time
12:00-12:30 Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch
12:30-13:45 Rest time Rest time Rest time Rest time Rest time Rest time
14:00-16:35 Chinese calligraphy, stone painting Chinese festivals, making dumplings Paper cutting, embroidered balls making Pottery Ink blowing painting and opera mask making Free time
17:00-18:00* Sports Sports Sports Sports Sports Free time Free time
18:00-19:00 Welcome Dinner Dinner Dinner Dinner Dinner Dinner Dinner
19:00-21:00* Chinese Corner Social night in school Movie night BBQ with fellow campers Free time Free time

 

Week 2 Mon
(Jul 23)
Tue
(Jul 24)
Wed
(Jul 25)
Thurs
(Jul 26)
Fri
(Jul 27)
Sat
(Jul 28)
Sun
(Jul 29)
08:00-08:45 Breakfast Breakfast Breakfast Breakfast Breakfast Breakfast Airport drop-off, leave Yangshuo
09:25-12:00 Chinese lessons Chinese lessons Chinese lessons Chinese lessons Chinese lessons Day trip to suburbs and countryside
12:00-12:30 Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch
12:30-13:45 Rest time Rest time Rest time Rest time Rest time
14:00-16:35 Tour town of Fuli, learn fan-painting Visit tea plantation, pick tea leaves Learn Beijing opera and Chinese musical instrument Practice
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Learn Chinese cooking
17:00-18:00* Sports Sports Sports Sports Sports Free time
18:00-19:00* Dinner Dinner Dinner Dinner Dinner Dinner
19:00-21:00* Board games Ping-Pong games Social night in school Movie night Farewell party, BBQ with fellow campers Free time

Note: *Evening activities are designed for kids, but parents are welcome to join.
**Activities subject to change depending on number of students signed in.
**Due to circumstances beyond our control, the summer program activities may be subject to change.

* Accommodation in Yangshuo

Fee: $2500/person(CAD)

(Min group size: 10)

Fees Include Fees NOT include
  • Registration
  • Visa application support
  • Accommodation: 2-4 people per room
  • Mandarin classes, materials and cultural activities
  • Day trip cost and transportation
  • Three meals daily
  • Airport pick-up and drop-off
  • 24-hour support
  • Language proficiency certificate
  • Airfare (International/Local)
  • Chinese Visa application fee
  • Travel/medical insurance
  • Separate booking fees (flight, hotel, transportation)
  • Currency exchange
  • Personal expense

Registration and Important Timeline:

  • Registration:Registration form can be submitted at the registration table on Saturdays (211 Steeles Ave. E., Brebeuf College) or school head office (200 Consumers Rd, Suite 410). Deadline: April 21, 2018 3:00pm.
  • Deposit: $500 per person(Non-refundable)
  • Full Payment Due: May 5, 2018
  • Payment Method: Cheque (payable to T.C.L.S.) or E-Transfer to info@torontomandarinschool.com
  • Visa Application: May 15 – June 15, 2018
  • Flight Booking: Book flight ASAP. We recommend you book Air Canada Non-Stop flight.
  • Pre-trip orientation: Jun 22, 2017, 6:45-7:45pm@ Toronto Mandarin School head office ( 200 Consumers Rd, Suite 410)

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2018 Yangshuo Camp

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