YCIS Summer Camp

Summer Camp 2018

Chinese Immersion Summer Camp for Students Entering Kindergarten to Grade 6

Learn or Improve Mandarin! All language levels welcome from beginner to advanced.

Four Sessions from June 18–August 10, 2018

Camps include:

  • Creative, hands-on activities with music, drama, cooking, arts and crafts, sports and games, science exploration, outdoor play and more.
  • Morning session all in Mandarin. Afternoon enrichment activities in Mandarin or English.
  • A grand finale performance and exhibition of student projects for parents
  • Camp t-shirt
  • Camp hours: 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
  • Morning Care 8:00 a.m.-9:00 a.m., Afternoon Care 3:00-6:00 p.m. available


Adventure Quest from East to West (June 18–29, 2018)

Follow the clues to explore countries and customs as you race around the world. Along the way, pick up fun facts about fashion, food, housing, transportation, holidays, sports, celebrities, music and more. Discover which teams win the quest at the end-of-camp celebration.


Scavenger Hunt for Habitats (July 2–July 13, 2018 – No camp on July 4)

Celebrate nature’s diversity!  Explore habitats around the world to discover various landforms, bodies of water, climates, flora and fauna. Learn about humanity’s impact on our planet and what we can do to preserve our environment. Create your very own 3-D model of your favorite habitat to take home.


Adventures in Fantasy and Fiction (July 16–27, 2018)

Create a short play or puppet show to perform in a grand finale as you explore the wonderful world of fictional stories. Explore myths, legends, fables, tall tales and other stories as you develop fascinating characters and creative plots.


Passport to Fun! (July 30–August 10, 2018)

Yoga in India? Kung Fu in China? Fashion in France? Soccer in Brazil? Become a travel reporter and collect passport stamps from countries around the world. Produce a travel brochure to showcase the amazing cultures and activities you discover. Celebrate the world’s diversity in a finale performance.


Register by January 31 – $710 per session ($640 Session 2)

Register by February 28 – $740 per session ($670 Session 2)

Register after February 28 –  $790 per session ($720 Session 2)


Limited space still available!   Contact us for availability and registration information.


Becky Qiu, Camp Coordinator at (650) 903-0986 by email beckyq@sv.ycef.com or info@sv.ycef.com.