Holiday Programmes

Check back in a few weeks for our July School Holiday plans!

We will be abiding by strict red or orange light procedures (COVID-19 protection framework) to ensure the safest possible environment for our students.

All course run from 9:00am - 3:00pm with addon options for childcare before & after courses. 

View our timetable below, see our important notes, & click on book now when you're ready!

/ Course

$80.00

Online Holiday options 
AVAILABLE!
Upper Harbour (Primary School)
Kumeu (Arts Centre)
Red Beach (KingsWay School)
Important Notes

All courses require BYOD laptops except LEGO creations Juniors, Biology Juniors, and STEAM Juniors. Stop motion requires tablet/iPad or smartphone.

Minecraft requires an account on laptop (not Chromebook), or app (downloaded and paid for) on a tablet / iPad.

Laptops available to hire. Please add these to your booking.

3D printing cost includes postage fee of $4.50 - student designs will be posted out.

Please read our T&Cs.

Junior age 5 - 8
Senior age 9 - 13
Jnr
MONDAY 18th
Easter Closed
Snr
Jnr
MONDAY 25th
ANZAC Closed
Snr
TUESDAY 19th
Animation
TUESDAY 26th
Minecraft
Minecraft
WEDNESDAY 20th
WEDNESDAY 27th
Zoology
3D Printing
THURSDAY 21st
THURSDAY 28th
Engineering
Game / App Devel
FRIDAY 22nd
FRIDAY 29th
Biology
Python & JS
Coding
LEGO Creations
STEAM
Animation
Coding
Stop Motion
STEAM

All courses require BYOD laptops except Juniors: LEGO creations, Biology, and STEAM.  Laptops available to hire.  Please add these to your booking if needed.

Junior age 5 - 8
Senior age 9 - 13
Jnr
Snr
MONDAY 18th
Easter Closed
TUESDAY 19th
Minecraft
Minecraft
Junior age 5 - 8
Senior age 9 - 13
Jnr
MONDAY 18th
Easter Closed
Snr
Jnr
MONDAY 25th
ANZAC Closed
Snr
TUESDAY 19th
Coding
Coding
TUESDAY 26th
LEGO Creations
Stop Motion
WEDNESDAY 20th
Animation
Animation
WEDNESDAY 27th
Biology
Python & JS
THURSDAY 21st
Minecraft
Minecraft
THURSDAY 28th
Zoology
3D Printing
FRIDAY 22nd
Engineering
Game / App Devel
FRIDAY 29th
STEAM
STEAM

All courses require BYOD laptops except Juniors: LEGO creations, Biology, and STEM.  Laptops available to hire.  Please add these to your booking if needed.

Snr
Snr
Jnr
Jnr
MONDAY 18th
Easter Closed
TUESDAY 19th
WEDNESDAY 20th
THURSDAY 21st
FRIDAY 22nd
 

Course Overviews

Coding

ages 5+/9+

Our most popular course! During this coding course students will experiment with our most popular programming activities to learn about the different ways we can use coding. From controlling game characters, to creating their own unique animations - with coding, kids can do it all.

Newbie

Friendly

In this course you'll explore the technical and creative world of stop motion to create your own animated short film!

This course requires a device with a camera such as a phone, iPad or tablet.

Stop Motion

ages 9+

Engineering

In this course students will work independently, in partners, and as a team to complete engineering feats!

 

We'll test engineering and building theories and create structures to withstand different challenges throughout the day. This course will push students creativity, problem solving, and without a doubt resilience.

ages 5+

3D Printing

Learning to design and produce our own 3D prints, looking at CAD software, different types of printers (plastic, metal, biological material), and the future of this new technology

ages 9+

Newbie

Friendly

Zoology

Love animals? Know a lot about them? We'll take a closer look!

 

From viewing live Zoo cams, to class research projects, we'll teach students about the amazing animal kingdom. We'll even incorporate coding into our day of learning to see how animals can work together to complete challenges.

ages 5+

Newbie

Friendly

Newbie

Friendly

Our robotics one day course will introduce students to a variety of different robots that they'll learn to build, modify, control, and write code for including our brand  new Sphero Ollie robot! We'll work with three different sets of robots throughout the day to learn about sensors, inputs, outputs, and interactivity.

Robotics

ages 5+/ 9+

Newbie

Friendly

Animation

In this course, students will use coding and design to create a series of their own animations! We'll work through a variety of online activities teaching students about different software and techniques to create crazy cartoons.

ages 5+/ 9+

Newbie

Friendly

Minecraft

In this course we'll introduce Minecraft newbies to all the amazing features of this highly creative and detailed game.

We'll learn about the different game modes, how to survive a night with found and crafted resources, and of course how to create incredible buildings, and infrastructure for use in game play.

ages 5+/9+

Biology

ages 5+/9+

Newbie

Friendly

In this course we'll take part in brain boggling biology experiments! We'll learn about what the word biology means, what it looks like out in the world, and how we can become biologists in the classroom. A practical course for curious learners who love making predictions and getting stuck in to test them

Science, technology, engineering, (art), and maths explored, we'll take on mind-boggling challenges to learn more about these important topics and how they work together in our world

STEM

ages 5+/9+

Newbie

Friendly

Electronics

We'll introduce our students to electronics through coding, robotics, and science. We'll work with robots and microcontrollers to learn how our technical world works. Brain Play is one of the first activity providers to be testing out new NZ made sensor kits - you know they'll be making an appearance!

ages 5+/9+

Newbie

Friendly