Holiday Programme – Henderson Centre
April 2021 Holiday Programme
This school holiday we will be exploring our futures and digging into our past, in order to inspire our future innovators to have a growth mindset.
The first week of our holiday programme aims to ignite our future scientists and engineer’s passion and creativity through STEAM enquiries, ranging from what we would need to settle on Mars to developing sustainable cities here on Earth. The second week we will inform these future enquiries through a look to our past, seeking to understand where we come from, to guide our future aspirations.
Date: 19 April – 23 April 2021 Time: 9:00am – 4:00pm
Date: 26 April – 30 April 2020 Time:9:00am – 4:00pm
Address: Level 1, 20 Te Pai Pl. Henderson. Auckland
COST: $80 / Per day , Full week: $375 / Week (Early Bird 10% discount until 31 march 2021) Coupon Code: B4KWAKLDC10
Extra $10/hour for early drop off before 8:30am or late pick up after 4:30pm
Monday, 19th April
Join us discovery as we explore the Sun, planets, moons, asteroids, comets and meteoroids of our Solar System.
Tuesday, 20th April
Can you imagine living on a different planet? What would that look like? Let’s follow the Perseverance Rover to Mars, where it’s findings will inform our own designs of a Human Settlement on a new planet.
Wednesday, 21st April
Explore concepts that defy gravity! Can you build up-side-down like your favourite TV master builder? Explore tension with tensegrity, and find out who wins in Magnets vs Gravity.
Building Our Future
Thursday, 22nd April
It’s International Earth Day! Time to celebrate our beautiful planet, and plan for our sustainable future. We will explore conserving Earth’s resources, sustainable architecture and green energy.
Galaxy Far Away
Friday, 23th April
Join our Friday Fun Day with Star Wars inspired intergalactic adventures. With prizes for our best dressed, will you be a Trooper or a Princess?
Week 1 (19-23 April)
Mon: Solar System
Tues: Imagining Mars
Wed: Defying Gravity
Thur: Building our Future
Fri: Galaxy Far Away
Time Machine Travellers: ANZAC Inspired
Tuesday, 27th April
Travel back in time to explore vehicles which have protected our freedoms. Learning from the past helps us innovate in the future.
Wednesday, 28th April
Come join this Croods inspired day and learn about humanity’s shared history dating back to the prehistoric.
Hunt for the Lost Treasure
Thursday, 29th April
It’s time for adventure. Join Monkie Kid and Raya as we hunt for the lost treasures of Asia.
Māui’s Ocean Voyage
Friday, 30th April
Discover the legends of Māui, the great hero of Polynesian mythology. His stories lead to an understanding of using our strengths and innovation to help others.