The September school holidays start from 3 Sep 2022, and if you have not made plans, here is a list of Holiday Camps and Workshops to keep the kids occupied!
*Updated 26 Aug 2022
The 1-week September school holidays run from 3 to 11 September 2022 with an extra day on 2 Sep 2022 for Teacher's Day. Here's a list of unique, fun and best holiday camps and workshops to keep your kids purposefully occupied during the holidays!
If you are interested to discover more family fun experiences for the school holidays, dobrowse through the BYKidO SHOP School Holiday Collection.
1. End Of Year Booster Programme With LingoAce
Dates: 15 Aug – 11 Sep 2022 (Schedule classes at your convenience)
Fees: $179.76 for 4 Classes (Register Here)
Suitable for K2, and P1 – P6 students, LingoAce is offering 1-to-1 September Holiday EOY Booster Programme for students looking to improve their Chinese, revise for the upcoming year-end assessments, and to prepare for the next year! The programme includes 4 x 55 mins online classes that are conducted 1-to-1 and arranged at your own convenience. LingoAce classes are known to be fun and engaging – so we are sure that the EOY Booster Programme will keep your little ones purposefully occupied over the week-long holidays!
The lesson plan varies across age groups, here’s what you can expect at each level.
P1 Preparatory: Introduction to Hanyu Pinyin (For K2)
- Learn the consonants, vowels and intonation of Hanyu Pinyin
- Learn vocabulary and sentence structures related to 3 themes
P1 – P2: Revise Key Vocabulary + Boost Oral Skills
- Review words and vocabulary to prepare for the non-weighted assessments and bite-sized quizzes.
- Learn the vocabulary and sentence structures to describe and articulate a given scenario clearly and coherently. Answering techniques and guiding template, unique to LingoAce, will also be taught.
P3 – P6: Improve Comprehension Skills
- Learn answering techniques for different question types. Answering steps that are unique to LingoAce will also be taught.
2. English Creative Writing and Book Camp With Writers Studio
Venue: Writers Studio, 144 Upper Bukit Timah Road, #03-06 Beauty World Centre
Dates: 6 - 8 Sep 2022, 9.30 am - 11.30 am
Fees: $190 (10 years old) | $200 (11 years old) (Register Here)
In this 3-day Creative Writing Camp by Writers Studio, students will learn how to create captivating stories by tapping on fiction books.
From 6 to 8 Sep, your child will be writing compositions spun off from a central theme in popular fiction. While the innate values and characters are retained, students get to write a story that they will newly create with an inspired setting and set of characters from a book. This enhances their story development process - exciting passive readers to develop thought-provoking and engaging stories while emulating writing techniques by renowned authors. Invigorate your child with the exclusive literature-to-story techniques designed by Writers Studio!
Interested parents can sign-up here, and new students can enjoy $10 off when they use coupon code, BYK10
3. Baking Workshops With Genius R Us
Venue: HomeTeamNS Khatib / HomeTeamNS JOM-Balestier
Dates: Workshops are available daily
Fees: from $27.50 per workshop
Genius R Us is a baking school that offers children unique learning experiences through their series of workshops available for kids between 2.5 to 12 years old, as well as parent and child bonding workshops. Workshops are available daily across the September holidays. Popular recipes include Unicorn Cookies, Whimsical Mermaid Cake and more!
You can enjoy 50% Off Kidz Can Bake, child-only (5 - 12 year old), workshop at only $27.50 (U.P. $55), exclusively on the BYKidO SHOP. Also available are heavily discounted 3, 7 and 14 workshop packages to celebrate Genius R Us' 20th anniversary too, available for both Parent/Child & Child Only workshops!
4. Multi-Activity Kiztopia September Holiday Camp
Venue: Kiztopia Marina Square
Dates: 7 - 8 Sep 2022, 10 am - 4 pm
Fees: $248 (Tickets Here)
Let your child join Kiztopia on a 2-day educational journey where they will be attending workshops across different genres, including Music & Dance, Robot Programming, Communication & Conflict Management and Sports. Here are the workshops that you can expect
- Have an inner ballerina? Dance to the music and belt out the high notes at Music & Dance by Emerge Arts and Media
- Interested in robots and love futuristic stuff? Let EdLab teach you the ropes of robot programming!
- Unlock new soft skills and learn how to improve Communication Skills & Conflict Management with My Preschool Hub
- Develop physical confidence and improve motor coordination at Kiz Sports Academy by Kiztopia!
Each sign up comes with a Free Learning Park worth $48 too!
5. Learn More About Animals At The Animal & Us Academy - Friends Of Animals Camps
Venue: Multiple venues including, KAP Mall, Stars of Kovan, Siglap Centre and Upper Thomson
Dates: Multiple Dates
At the Friends of Animals Camp, kids will join veterinarians from the Animal and Us Academy in exploring the animal world this school holidays! Dive into the world of pet animals to discover how unique each of them are and their specific needs to lead a healthy and enriched life.
The camps are 3.5hours and conducted in person. Camps are suitable for 6 - 12 years old, and are curated and taught by veterinarians and educators with teaching experiences. There are different camp options that feature different animals, including
- Friends of Hamsters
- Friends of Dogs
- Friends of Rabbits
- Friends of Rabbits 2.0 (suitable for 9 - 14 years old)
- Friends of Cats
6. Music & Dance Holiday Camps with Emerge Arts & Media Academy
Venue: Marina Square, SOMA, 6 Raffles Blvd, #03-142/143/144 Marina Square, Singapore 039594
Dates: Multiple Dates
Fees: $158 (Early Bird Promo until 17 Aug), $258 (U.P.)
One of the most popular holiday camps available on the BYKIDO SHOP, Emerge Arts & Media Academy is back with 5 Sep Music & Dance holiday camps that will leave your kids a September to remember!
From singing and dancing to their favourite Encanto & Frozen hits, to going a little ga-ga with the Minions - your kids will be jamming to songs the entire day! Also available in the September holidays is the Vocal Mad-ley Camp where your child gets to discover their passion in singing in a group and work on pitching, part-singing, breathing techniques and learning about vocal control as wekk as the Getup & Dance Camp - a great intro course to the major styles of dance - Contemporary, Jazz, Hip Hop & K-Pop.
- Vocal Mad-ley Camp: 5 Sep, 10 am - 5 pm
- Getup & Dance Camp: 6 Sep, 10 am - 5 pm
- Encanto Camp: 7 Sep, 10 am - 5 pm
- Frozen Camp: 8 Sep, 10 am - 5 pm
- Minions Camp: 9 Sep: 10 am - 5 pm
7. Bake and Craft Half-Day Programme @ HometeamNS-JOM Balestier
Venue: HometeamNS-JOM Balestier, 31 Ah Hoon Road,#01-04 Spore 329979
Dates: 5 to 9 Sep 2021 | 9 am - 12 pm, 11.30 am - 2.30 pm or 2.30 pm - 5.30 pm
Fees: from $75 per child | $110 per parent/child
Looking for an activity to occupy the kids for a day? Here's a 3 hour programme organised by SmartArts Studio at HomeTeamNS-JOM Balestier where kids will get to do crafting and baking through the camp. This programme is available as a Child-Only Camp or as a Parent/Child Bonding Camp too.The camp is suitable for 5 to 12 years old, while younger kids from 2.5 years old can take part in the parent/child camp.
8. Balestier Magic Tour: Magical Balestier
Venue: Meet @ Value Hotel Thomson / End @ Balestier Market & Food Centre
Dates: 9 Sep, 4 pm - 6.30 pm
Fees: from $38 per pax (Tickets here)
Join popular kids magician and expert entertainer, Mr Bottle as he brings your family on an interesting tour of Balestier. Be entertained through magic-infused magic acts while learning about the history of the neighbourhood. Suitable for a date night or a fun family outing, you will get to hear amazing stories (that you probably didn't know about) and get to experience close-up magic too!
Tickets are available as normal, just tour or top-up for the premium ticket that comes with a drink, snack and a easy-to-perform magic trick!
9. Explore Singapore's Marine Life with Young Nautilus
Fees: $58 per adult, $56 per child or $224 for bundle of four (Tickets here)
Take a closer look at the marine life at Singapore's mangroves and beaches on the Nature Walks by Young Nautilus. These guided walks will help you and your little ones better appreciate the nature in our own backyards, and bring science into reality too!
There will be 2 different tours in the September holiday exploring different venues and habitats. Each walk is approx. 2 hours long.
- 10 Sep, 10 am - Sungei Buloh Wetlands
- 11 Sep, 4.45 pm - Pasir Ris Park Mangroves
Still not sure what to expect? Read the reviews from parents who have attended previous walks too!
10. Flexible Art Camp with Our Art Studio
Where:10 Paya Lebar Rd, PLQ Mall #04-20, Singapore 409057
When: Mon - Fri, 11 am - 3 pm or 2 pm - 6 pm
Fees: from $120 for a day
Recognizing the uniqueness of every individual, Our Art Studio's art camps are customized to suit each and everyone. Available throughout the year, the art camps will run with a min. of 1 participant with at least 3 days advance booking. You can expect hands on activities like snow globe making, clay making, tote bag painting and more!
The camp is available for any number of days, and you may choose from any of the 2 time slots available. Pricing starts from $120 a day to $550 for 5 days, including all materials. Get more details on the packages and book now!
11. Experience Unstructured Play @ ForestPlay
Venue: 112 Tanjong Beach Walk (Focus Adventure) Singapore 098945
Dates: Wed - Sun, 10 am - 12 pm, 1.30 pm - 3.30 pm, and 4 pm - 6 pm
Fees: $39.90 per session (special price of $35 for 1.30 pm - 3.30 pm sessions)
Unlike the typical one-size-fits-all playground, ForestPlay is a space uniquely designed for kids by kids. Here at Forest Play, children are given free rein to build whatever they want. From recycled wood, tyres to ropes, watch them be in awe as they bring their ideas to life. In this two-hour session, children will create collaboratively, build imaginatively and use tools safely in an adult-free zone under the facilitation of experienced play-workers.
Purchase your ForestPlay session at least 2 days in advance, not including Mon and Tue. In other words, purchase and book your slots early to avoid disappointment!
12. Bath Bombs And Foaming Body Wash Workshop
Venue: Pre-recorded session for you to access
Dates: Access the session up to 1 month from purchase
Fees: $68, includes delivery of all ingredients and tools
Take part in the Clean Days workshop by Fawn Labs in the comfort of your own home. Through the workshop, you will learn about safe skincare formulations that utilize non-toxic and natural botanical ingredients, and create your own bath bomb and body wash too.
The pre-recorded workshop is for an hour and available for you to access for up to one month from purchase. All ingredients and tools to create 2 bath bombs and 1 body wash will be delivered to you. You may choose to keep the equipment or return it to Fawn Labs as part of the zero waste experience. This workshop is also available as an online LIVE session with a min of 8 participants.
13. Close Terrarium Workshop For Kids
Venue: The Green Capsule at Funan or Great World City
Dates: Booking is required
Fees: from $15
Introduce the kids to the art of terrarium making. The Green Capsule introduces a 15-min, Small Close Terrarium workshop at just $15 that is suitable for kids between 3 to 6 years old with parental guidance. Older kids (6 - 13 years old) may wish to embark on the Medium Closed Terrarium ($35) or Closed Terrarium ($38) workshop.
Each workshop includes the guidance of an instructor, assorted plants and moss, and 1 figurine! So let your young ones explore their crafty side and create their own story jars this holiday!
The Green Capsule also organises various workshops including Zen Garden Workshop, Floral Art Wall, Airplant Greenwall and more. Check out The Green Capsule workshops available!
14. Go On A Flight Simulator With Aeroviation
Venue: Oxley Bizhub # 01 - 50, 63 Ubi Road 1, Singapore 408728
Dates: Tuesdays - Sundays from 10am - 10pm
Fees: $250 for a 2 pax
This instructor-led programme by Aeroviation will have you and your child experience flying on a Cessna 172 simulator. You will be controlling the aircraft and completing challenges individually and as a pair. The workshop also includes a VR experience where you will learn about the different parts of the plans and to look at the interior of different planes. Finally, you will be testing yourself to manage multiple aircraft in the airport with the Air Traffic Controller Simulator.
The Full Flight Experience by Aeroviation is 1.5hr for 2 pax, and is suitable for kids 7 years and above. Those below 12 years old will need to be accompanied by parents. Want to find out more? Read about our visit to Aeroviation too!
15. Learn To Solve The Rubik's Cube With Little Earth Education
Venue: Online or 300 Tampines Ave 5, #05-06, NTUC Income @ Tampines Junction, Singapore 529653
Fees: $69 per session
The Rubik's Cube is the world's most popular puzzle! And if you ever thought about beating it, here a workshop to let your kids learn how to beat it! Through this fun-filled cube workshop, kids will get to master the art of solving the Rubik’s cube and Pyramid.
Each session is 2-hours and can be conducted online or at Little Earth Education's venue. You may choose to take up 1 session to try out the experience but it takes 3 sessions to complete the entire workshop.
16. Build A Doll Workshop with Crafty Whizz
Venue: 81 Joo Chiat Road, #02-05, Singapore 427725
Dates: Sat & Sun, 12 pm or 2 pm
Fees: $99.90 (Tickets here)
Crafty Whizz Studio is a bespoke arts and crafts studio that offers tailor-fit workshops and where kids can learn basic sewing skills. In this 4-hour workshop, kids will be working on their own creation - it might be a colourful ballerina, superhero, pirate or doll!
17. 30% Off Craft Workshops @ MuzArt Bukit Timah
Venue: Beauty World Centre, 144 Upper Bukit Timah Road #04-10/11, Singapore 588177
Dates: Selected Dates
For a limited time, MuzArt Bukit Timah is offering 30% off their popular craft workshops, including Rose Clay, Resin Earring / Key Chain, Resin Coaster and Character Clay workshops. You can purchase these workshops at $42 instead of the usual $60 per pax.
See the full list of workshops available from MuzArt Bukit Timah.
18. Learn To Prototype A Mobile App with Kidspreneurship
Venue: Marine Parade Central
Dates: 5 - 9 Sep 2022
Fees: $358 (U.P. $528)
Expose your kids to entrepreneurial thinking and help them discover the opportunities around them at this Entrepreneurship Workshop from Kidspreneurship. While most entrepreneurship courses directly start with business ideas and a business plan, this camp starts with developing the right mindset.
This is NOT a coding camp. Kids will be taught to identify problems and create simple solutions for the problems at hand and apply the design thinking process to arrive at a solution. They also learn how to pitch and market their ideas.
19. Pick Up Ceramics At The Art Bones Studio - Beginner Kids Ceramic Workshop
Venue: 68 Kallang Pudding Rd, #02-04, SYH Building, Singapore 349327
Dates: Every Sat
Fees: $75 (Tickets here)
In this 2.5 to 3 hour session, children will try their hands at ceramics with guidance from an experience teacher from The Art Bones Studio. Students will get a first-hand experience with the building process for pottery, from start to finish.
They will learn how to create their own pinch pots or coil pots with guidance, beginning with clay and encouraged to express their creativity by sculpting and decorating their product into personalised cups or flower pots. At the end of the session, your child will take back their very own handmade, high-quality custom pottery!
20. Online Sessions For Little Ones With TheVirtualBabySitter
TheVirtualBabysitter provides online programs that keep your children entertained remotely. It is adaptable to the times and unique in its approach to interacting with children. It is a way to give parents a break with screen time the need not feel guilty about.
During this September holiday, TheVirtualBabysitter is providing the following online camps and workshops
- Bluey Party Session for 3 - 4 year olds (10 or 11 Sep 2022, 2 pm - 3 pm) @ $30
- Detective Session for 5 - 9 year olds (3 or 4 Sep 2022, 2 pm - 3 pm or 3 pm - 4 pm) @ $35
- Confidence Coaching Camp for 7 - 10 year olds (5 - 9 Sep 2022, 2 pm - 2.45 pm or 3 pm - 3.45 pm) @ $30
- Online Superhero Camp for 5 - 9 year olds (5 - 9 Sep 2022, 4 pm - 5 pm or 5 pm - 6 pm) @ $1800
21. Sewing, Painting And Sliming @ Crafty Whizz Studio
Venue: #02-05 81 Joo Chiat Road, Singapore
Dates: 5 Sep - 28 Oct 2022, 9 am - 1 pm or 2 pm - 6 pm
Fees: $79.90 (early bird promo until 31 Aug, U.P. $140)
Crafty Whizz Studio is a Creative Space for everyone to share ideas or to develop your creative side. A space for everyone to hang out and learn new things.
This September holidays, Crafty Whizz is introducing their new 4-hour holiday workshops where kids will learn to sew and paint, and play with slime. Snacks and games with prizes included! Camp is suitable for 6 years old and above.