7 Fantastic Kid's Camps to Fill the Winter Break with Fun

By That's Shanghai, December 3, 2021

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That's Mandarin Chinese Winter Camp


Since 2008, That's Mandarin Winter Camps have helped more than 5,000 students from all over the world on their journey to mastering Chinese. At the camp, students will take Mandarin classes, participate in various Chinese cultural activities and visit different historical and tourist sites. Kids will try their hands at both traditional and modern Chinese arts and games and practice the language in a real-life setting.

Sports Activities:

  • Archery

  • Table Tennis

  • Tennis

  • Rock Climbing

  • Badminton

  • Bowling

Cultural Activities:

  • Paper Cutting 

  • Paper Masking 

  • Pottery 

  • Peking Opera Masks 

  • Calligraphy 

  • Lantern Making 

  • Shadow Puppets

Field Trips:

  • Science & Technology Museum

  • China Expo Pavilion

  • Sightseeing trip to Xitang

  • Shanghai Zoo

  • Film Museum

  • Tianzifang

Students will be fully immersed in a Mandarin-only environment. Class content is customized based on the students' learning style and interests, with a focus on fun learning.

On top of this, That's Mandarin boasts talented and enthusiastic teachers experienced working with under 18s whose activities are engaging, inspiring and fun, with an emphasis on being educational and, above all, safe.

Sigh up before the New Year to get 20% off! For more information, scan the QR code on the poster above, and add That’s Mandarin on WeChat.

SportsWorld Xmas Camp


SportsWorld Xmas Camp has it all going on! Check it out...


With a course system certified by the Australian Swimming Association, students are divided into different levels. They not only do skills training, but also water safety education.


Encourages and fosters strong teamwork spirit through the teaching of football games, empowering children to have good attention and football awareness.


Develops children's hand-eye coordination, and teaches some basic skills such as dribble and shoot while enhancing teamwork skills.


Enjoying the fun of karate is the focus of the course. Fun is the best teacher!

Kids Fitness

Through fun games, this develops children's reactions, balance, rhythm sense and coordination.


Develops children's curiosity and enhances self-expression and self-confidence.

Creative Arts

Cultivates children's creative and practical abilities, helping them to express their inner world through artistic creation.


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Petraca Winter Camp Fencing Program


The mission of Petraca Fencing School is to bring the sport of fencing, its culture and its lessons in life and leadership to more children through life-long learning. Through fencing, children can enhance the development of their mental, physical and emotional health – staying sharp and alert for any problem solving and decision-making process.

Petraca Fencing School coaches kids with the best fencing athletes' experiences, skills, techniques and sportsmanship so that children can better compete in various games and be more equipped for high school, college and even scholarship programs. They train kids to become the next generation of fencing athletes for the Nationals, World Cup and Olympics.


Petraca Fencing School Head Coach is Fencing Master Paolo Roselli:

  • 8 times National Championships in Italy and United States

  • 2 times World Cup Gold Medal

  • 2 times Ivy League Championships

  • Coached Italy and US National and Olympic Athletes

  • Over 20 years of coaching experience

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FD Academy Christmas Challenge


It is back! Open to all intermediate and advanced players – boys and girls – across all schools and clubs in the city of Shanghai, the 2021 FD Academy Christmas Challenge is where participants receive training, participate in skill challenges and compete in a tournament.

For the tournament, teams will be created during the training sessions, then they will play round-robin style games, with qualification rounds and the final on the last day of the camp. It is thus of utmost importance for players to join all camp days to get the best out of this event. Scan the QR on the flyer above to sign up with friends, and enjoy this experience together.

For More Information Click Here

Shanghai City Ballet Winter Dance Camp


Shanghai City Ballet was founded in 2013 with the aim to provide high quality dance education to the Shanghai community. Following the Royal Academy of Dance curriculum, as well as BBO, ISTD and PBT, their program is designed to provide students with a safe and fun environment to learn, grow and improve their dance skills.

SCB's Winter Dance Camp is a great way for dancers to learn, explore and socialize during the winter break. Classes are for dancers aged 3-6 and 7-11 years and will cover a range of styles. It is designed for dancers of all levels and abilities.

Scan the QR code on the poster above to find out more. And mention this post for 10% off their winter camp!

Tennisline Winter Camp 2021


Tennisline is organizing its two-week intensive tennis camp for kids aged of 4-10 at indoor courts in Puxi. The lessons are led by qualified foreign coaches in a circuit type games sense format, involving a great variety of drills to maximise enjoyment and involvement based on ITF curriculum. At the end of the camp each participant will receive a progress report with diploma. There is also Tennisline welcome bag for each kid! Spots are limited so make sure to register ASAP. Scan the QR code on the flyer above to enroll.

For More Information Click Here

Awesome Kids Club & Academy


Awesome Kids Club in Jing'an and Awesome Kids Academy in Putuo are running camps full of festive hands-on fun, exploring the holidays through art, music, science and tons of playtime. 

For More Informationin on AKC in Jing'an Click Here

For More Information on AKA in Putuo Click Here

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[Cover image courtesy of Awesome Kids Academy]

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