Daily Archives: January 31, 2018

Fundraising opportunity at The Race

Posted by Peter MUIR

This year DC will be hosting The Race, Hong Kong’s premier international Primary school running event, which presents an opportunity to spread awareness ro raise funds for a particular cause that they are involved in.

The Race 2018 is a running race for Year 3 – 6 students. Lots of schools will be involved, with teachers and parents from schools attending. It will take place at DC, Siena Park and the Foreshore on Saturday 10 March 8.00am – 12.30pm

If you are keen to host a booth, organise activities, sell some products or have an idea for something similar, then please email Mr Wilkinson as soon as possible – lawrence.wilkinson@dc.edu.hk

Ark Eden Training Project

Posted by Peter MUIR

Ark Eden is offering an opportunity for students to be trained as an activity leader for their eco-camps. Participants will be trained to manage and lead eco-activities with groups of young children (aged 5 – 11 years) who will attend Ark Eden Holiday Eco-Camps at Easter and Summer. Skills that you will acquire include:

  • Leadership
  • Management
  • Team work and communication
  • Effective teaching and learning methods
  • Elements of safety required in transporting and managing groups of young children
  • Planning, preparing, and logistics for children’s eco-group activities
  • Managing resources, setting up and down programs
  • Reflecting on process and results

Participants will need to attend a one-day training session and attend five days of the holiday camps. For more details, please email arkeden@gmail.com