THE SCIENCE FACTORY @ HIPPOCAMPUS
Date:5th July (Every Friday)
Time:4.30 – 5.30
Non – Members Fee: Rs.5247
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MAGIC IN THE AIR !!
Date: Sat 16th June ’12|| Time: 11:00 am – 12:30 pm|| Ages 5-8 Ages
Join us on our magical story mat and be swept away to a land of stories and fun .
Let’s get together to visualise magic everywhere, learn magical spells, know more about the powers of magic and create magical drawings with Aunty Supraja.
Cook It Up !!
Date: Sun 17th June ’12|| Time: 11:00 am – 12:30 pm|| Ages All Ages
Give Dad the Royal treatment with a Breakfast fit for a King.
Treat Dad to the best Father’s Day with
easy to make Cooler’s, Sub’s and
Come along with your Dad and cook up a delicious, yummy meal with Aunty Anusha
Good Morning Chennai!
Do you have the attitude,the energy and the knowledge to be a Radio Jockey??
Know how a Radio Station works, the elements involved in a RADIO STATION.
Jam with Jane and talk about things you love.Plan,research ,organise and present a Radio Show of your own.Work on techniques like voice modulation,role Play,Dramatisation etc., Go about doing Interviews Conducting contest,Review movies/books with Sano.
Mentors:RJ Sano and RJ Jane
RJ Sano – Senior Presenter & Producer, and hosts the breakfast show at Chennai live.
RJ JANE: Infected by the Travel Bug and a Book worm hosts the Hot Momma House and Paperback shows @ Chennai Live.
Age Group – 9 and above|| Dates -16th April to 20th April2012|| Time-4.30 pm to 6.30 pm
Workshop Fees – Members – Rs.2800 || Non members – Rs. 3000
LEND ME YOUR EARS!
Nature of Workshop – Public Speaking.
The workshop aims to introduce the building blocks of public speaking – the concept of speaking in public, basics of speech construction, style, expressions and body language appropriate to various types of public speaking. Also would be explored how great public speeches are first written. The workshop would explore, in part, writing skills essential for a public speaker too. At the end of the workshop, you surely won’t be tongue tied or have writer’s block!
Mentor:Harsha Ganesh (MYT, the youth theater unit of Masquerade)
Age Group – 9 and above|| Dates -23rd April to 4th May 2012|| Time -4.30 pm to 6.30 pm
Workshop Fees – Members – Rs.3000 || Non members – Rs. 3200
My City, My Story !
A Photo Journalism workshop
This camp is designed for kids who want to do something completely different. During the camp they will be introduced to the concepts of photography and Journalism. They will learn how to use their cameras to express their work creatively. Through this medium they will understand the power of images and how a journalistic story can be compounded through pictures. They will be introduced to the ethics of reporting and documentation. An interactive hands –on session with a photographer and a journalist. Field trips to popular hideouts in the city will be organised to compliment their work.
Mentors:Shutter Monkeyz &Shivani Sharma
Shuttermonkeyz: Where Photos Speak Louder than words. A group of young artists who have joined hands to capture those moments in your lives the best way possible.
Shivani Sharma:A freelance journalist with The Hindu and Times of India and many other leading publications. Currently writes for India Today, Media Voice etc.
Age Group – 9 and above|| Dates -23rd April to 4th May 2012|| Time -10.00 am to 12.30 pm
Workshop Fees – Members – Rs.3800 || Non members – Rs. 4000
Fun With Electricity
All aboard for lots of hands-on “Fun with Electricity”!
In this hands-on, fun and exciting program, you will discover how amazing science is . Make and take home a wide assortment of toys designed to teach you science concepts. Discover the magical world of atoms and electrons and learn to build your own atom model. Learn about electricity circuits, LED’s and much more. Build your own fun and mystical gadgets that will make your friends go crazy.
Mentors: Curio Kidz
CurioKidz runs experiential programs for young minds. Their mission is to make science learning fun and interesting through a unique self – discovery approach. They are committed to offering a practical hands-on approach that leads to a better understanding of the concepts. Their hands on programs exemplify ‘ learning by doing’.
To know more, visit www.curiokidz.com/ call us on 97898 54247 / 98409 85873
Age Group – 9 and above|| Dates -7th May to 11th May 2012|| Time -10:00 am to12.30 pm.
Workshop Fees – Members – Rs.2500 || Non members – Rs. 2700
Act – Hoo!
Nature of Workshop – Theater and Drama
It’s hot in the summer and you want to act like it’s cold, so what do you do ??? Join the coolest place to be in Chennai to showcase your amazing acting skills. Learn the finer nuances of speech, body language and acting .It also helps to develop communication skills and explore dramatic talents.
Get Bitten by the Acting Bug this Summer with The Bear & Bean Bag Company.
Mentor:The Bear & Bean Bag Company (a children’s theater unit of Masquerade)
Age Group – 9 and above|| Dates -14th May to 25th May 2012|| Time -4.30 pm to 6.30 pm
Workshop Fees – Members – Rs.3500 || Non members – Rs. 3800
Clay Play !
Discover Clay hands-on and explore the wonders of clay ! This course covers essential hand building techniques for creating both decorative and functional pieces. Kids learn how to use slabs, moulds, coils, pinch pots, handles, decorative effects and more to create useful & decorative objects. A fun and interesting workshop which enables kids to create works of art with clay.
Kaveri Bharath, a well known potter, trained under Ray Meekar of Golden Bridge Pottery in Pondicherry will help the kids get a feel for the clay and create interesting and imaginative objects.
Age Group – 9 and above|| Dates -14th May to 18th May 2012|| Time -10.00 am to 12.30 pm
Workshop Fees – Members – Rs.1800 || Non members – Rs. 2000
Would you like to play the multiplayer ‘Barter’ game?
Would you like to play the‘Dinosaur’card game to
Want to know how to make money with your own small business?Join ‘Money-Champ’ – a fun-filled holiday workshop where you also learn about earning money and managing money!Give your child the gift of money education and a head start in life.
Mentor: IIM Alumni
To know more Visit their Website: www.Money-Wizards.com
Age Group – 9 and above|| Dates -21st May to 25th May2012|| Time -10:00 am to12.30 pm
Workshop Fees – Members – Rs.2500 || Non members – Rs. 2700
A hands on Science and Technology Workshop
Come Join HOO in his quest to find Eureka moment!…with science activities that tease your brain and tickle you silly.
Unravel the mysteries of science by performing hands-on interactive experiments individually!!
Heat…Sound…Air…Pressure…Magnetism…Electricity and Circuits…Introduction to Robotics…all these concepts from NCERT syllabus, will come to life…leaping out of your textbooks into your minds…through your hands!
Learn the best way…the fun way…through self-discovery!!!
Age : 7 to 10 yrs
Start Date : 20th August 2011
End Date : 05th November 2011
Sessions : 12 Sessions (Every Saturday)
Time : 3 to 5 pm
Venue : Hippocampus Children’s Experience Centre
Contact : 9444049175 / 9840985873 / 9789854247/42067159 for details.
Rs. 1500 per month + Rs. 750 per kit.(for Members)
Rs. 1600 per month + Rs. 750 per kit (for Non-Members)
About the Mentors
Bhuvana K A, is a steering EEE graduate from the prestigious College of Engineering, Guindy. Besides being a university rankholder, she is also an MBA gold medalist from the Guindy College of Engineering (felicitated by Hon. Dr. A.P.J Abdul Kalam)
Nagalakshmi N, is a Chartered Accountant from Price Waterhouse Coopers. Her penchant for grooming young minds to freely inquire and explore in a system that focuses on conditioning thoughts, has urged her to step out and join hands with Bhuvana K A in giving birth to the Curiokidz venture.
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INTO THIN AIR!
Saturday, 02nd April 2011. Time : 11.30 am – 12.30 am for all ages.
Pull a rabbit out of a Hat, wave a magic wand and watch things disappear! Say ‘hocus pocus’ or ‘abracadabra’ along with HOO and learn a magic trick too!
A colourful magic show, will leave the kids spell bound and asking for more!
THE ABOVE MENTIONED ACTIVITIES ARE OPEN TO MEMBERS OF HIPPOCAMPUS AND THEIR GUESTS ONLY