The schools will soon close for summer holidays and your children will be home 24/7. If you don’t have any travel plans in July, we know exactly what you are thinking! What do you do with kids who need an outlet for their bundles of energy? Summer camps always come to rescue, however, if you are still stuck on which one is the best for your little ones, look no further. We bring you a top class list of summer camps offering an array of summer activities. Whether your kid is a geek, a player or an artist, we have got you covered!
Aga Khan Early Learning Centre Summer Camp
2 July - 20 August
Aga Khan Early Learning Centre (AKELC) presents a summer camp for children aged 1 - 4 years. The camp will run for eight weeks from 2 July to 20 August with flexible timings from 7am to 5pm. The weekly activities will include fun and fitness, construction, cooking, teddy bear adventure, splish splash, under the sea, art antics and mad science! The summer camp welcomes kids between the ages of
1 - 4 years.
Price: Starting from Dhs725 per week.
Summer Camps at Alliance Française Dubai
1 July - 26 July
For children who understand French, Alliance Française Dubai offers a multi-activity summer camp. During 4 weeks, children aged 5 - 9 will explore, discover, exchange and learn. Children will learn to bake Russian cakes, will dance to African rhythms and much more. The fun and educational workshop will help them understand and discover the world in a much better way. 9am to 3pm
Price: Dhs 850/week
Babilou Steam Summer Camp
1 July - 28 August
STEAM is an educational approach to learning that uses science, technology, engineering, the arts and mathematics stimulating kids’ critical thinking abilities. STEAM Summer Camp will incorporate physical objects and educational tools to keep kids engaged in learning and build their confidence through hands-on play as well as fostering education in key areas like social- emotional, creative-thinking and common core. Enrol for 7 weeks of Summer Camp in advance and receive 10% off your fees.
Price: The fees will range from Dhs 180 to Dhs 1,040 depending upon days and hours.
British Orchard Nursery Summer Camp
1 July - 23 August
‘The adventures of Mr Pips’ summer camp welcomes kids of between the ages of 1 - 5 years. The fun summer camp will give children the chance to accompany Mr Pips on his journey of exploration that will unleash unique concepts about land, water, air and outer space through interesting experiential activities, books and illustrations. From knowing more about the Earth’s atmosphere to the outer reaches of the solar system, this hands-on camp will surely send children on a quest for exploration with comets, planets, stars and more all waiting to be discovered. The fees vary across branches.
Time: Sunday to Thursday Half day or full day camps from 9am to 2pm or from 7:30am to 5:30pm.
Visit www.britishorchardnursery.com or call 800-PRESCHOOL.
City Football Schools Summer Camps
Starting from 8 July
City Football Schools Summer camps will give both boys and girls the opportunity to improve their football skills, stay healthy, make friends and have lots of fun in a positive and friendly learning environment all under the guidance and supervision of fully qualified City Football coaches. There are four weekly sessions from 8 July onwards. Timings are 8.30am to 2.30pm and welcomes children between the ages of 6 - 12 years. Children are required to bring a packed lunch.
Price: The training kit will be available to purchase for Dhs 150 (shirt, shorts & socks)
Location: Mubadala Arena, Zayed Sports City
Price: From Dhs 950 + VAT per week
First Steps Nursery Montessori
1 July - 30 August
First Steps Nursery Montessori is organising a multi-sensory summer camp. The camp activities will include sensory integration, school readiness, speech therapy, fine motor skill alignment, social skills and peer interaction, dramatics, and emotional well-being program. The whole package sounds like a good edu-taining deal for kids this summer.
FitRepublik’s Summer Camp
8 July - 30 August
FitRepublik’s summer camp follows the concept of free play. Summer camp activities include everything from aquatic, fitness & sports activities to art & craft activities. Kids can choose any activity to express their freedom. Kids can splash about and cool off on the pool’s “Wibit” obstacle course. Plus, there’s more in store: from games, trampolining, parkour, sports and graffiti walls to even clothes and shoe customization, bracelet-making, playdough modelling, dance classes, lip sync battles and jam sessions, it’s all in there - and much more. The camp welcomes kids between the ages of 4 - 15 years. There are daily and weekly options from 8am to 3.30pm and half days from 8am to 12pm. Campers get 20% off with early bird bookings (before 30 June) and 15% off for sibling bookings.
Location: FitRepublik Fitness Center, The Academies, Sports City, Dubai
Price: Start from Dhs 1,050 week for a 2 weeks half-day package (8am - 12pm).
www.fitrepublik.com/summer-camp-2018 or call 04-5561800.
Summer Camp at Fun Robotics
Starting from 1 July
Tech geek kids can spend their summers doing what they are passionate about. Summer camp at Fun Robotics will be teaching stem concepts such as, robotics, coding, programming, machines, 3D printing and more. The summer camp welcomes kids between the ages of 7 - 17 years. The courses will be weekly, however kids can apply to all the weekly courses at a special price. Students can choose to take 1 course per week for Dhs 1,050 or upgrade to take 2 courses per week for just Dhs 1,400 (this is a special offer with a very special price).
8 July onwards
This summer, Heguru Dubai in special collaboration with a renowned drama and dance studio will be offering 4 weeks of summer camp starting from 8th July, focusing on your child’s brain health and physical fitness. Each week, students will be exposed to topics such as world knowledge as well as academic subjects, which will be delivered via Heguru’s specific right brain stimulation technique. Over and above all, student and parent will also experience the award-winning Heguru lesson once a week.
ICC ACADEMY SUMMER CAMP
29 July - 30 August
This summer the ICC Academy is the place to be for kids with lots of activities, coaching sessions and summer camps available for children of all ages. Children can enjoy a multi-sports camp, led by My Sports Academy. Cricket summer camps with ICC Academy coaches and cricket development sessions are available for those looking to advance their skills this summer. Different camps have been organised for different age groups. The camp welcomes children
between the ages of 7 - 14 years.
Price: Start from Dhs 650 per week
Swiss International Scientific School Dubai (SISD) Summer Camp
8 July - 19 July
This summer camp is open to all SISD and non-SISD students. The summer camp is spread across three camps, multi-sports camp for students from KG to Grade 10, tech & stem camp for students between the ages of 6 - 15 years, and advanced swimming skills for students of Grade 2 to Grade 10. All the camps will be held weekly.
Multi-sports camp: 9.15am - 3.30pm
Price: Dhs 995per week
Aquatic swimming camp: 10 - 11am or 11 - 12 noon
Price: Dhs 400 per week
Tech & stem camps: 9am - 3pm
Price: Starting from Dhs 850 per week.