A trip around the world
Mother Tongues in collaboration with a group of fantastic organisations and teachers is offering a free daily camp for primary school children interested in learning about cultures and customs from different countries.
During the week you will have fun exploring the Amazon forest, Russia, Syria and Hungary… more details coming soon!
Dates 11th to 15th January
Register your interest here and we will send you a link by email on Monday 11th January.
The gods of Taiwan
Monday 11th January 2021 - 11 am
Do you know what divination means?
Do you know how many gods/deities there are in Taiwan?
Would like to learn how to facepaint (or paint) a deity?
Would you like to win a language explorers activity book?
Join us with Evan Furlong, the principal of Dublin School of Mandarin Chinese to find out more on the Gods of Taiwan.
The animals in the Amazon jungle
Tuesday 12th January 2021 - 11 am
Caio and Cillian will take us on an exciting adventure into the Amazon rainforest! We’ll learn about the animals, the trees, the rivers and the native indigenous people. We’ll sing along with the curupira and the caipora. We’ll even learn some words in Portuguese and get to know about the yummy Brazilian food!
Ballet costume design
Wednesday 13th January 2021 - 11 am
Would you like to introduce your children to the magical world of ballet?
Let`s travel to St Petersburg to the Mariinsky Theatre, go backstage and take a look how the magic is created.
Join us with Nadia Bocharskaia, art teacher from Gymnasium, school of additional education for Russian speaking children
Thursday 14th January 2021 - 11 am
Follow Kata Varnyu and Péter on their journey to Hungary.