Summer Holiday Camp in Oxford

West Oxford Primary School, Ferry Hinksey Road, Oxford, OX2 0BY
Monday 25th – Friday 29th July 2022, 9.00am-3.30pm
Monday – THE WORLD’S WACKY WEATHER
Tuesday –  GEO-LOGIC
Wednesday –  MAD ABOUT MINI-BEASTS
Thursday –  PREHISTORIC LIFE 
Friday –  TRANSPORTATION TECHNOLOGY
 

£30 per child, per day (aged 5-11 years)

Children are to bring packed lunch with them.

All Holiday Camp Bookings are processed online via Active Network. Please see the link below to register!

West Oxford CP school
West Oxford CP school

SIBLING DISCOUNT

Reduced prices for additional children in the same family. Book your second or third child for just £24 each (Standard price £30). SAVE 10% for each additional sibling.

CHILDCARE VOUCHERS

As we are an activity provider offering specific tuition to help children improve their scientific skills, we are exempt from being Ofsted registered and are therefore unfortunately unable to accept childcare vouchers.

Holiday Science Camps

Bright Sparks Events science holiday activities are designed to entertain primary school aged children during the school holidays. We provide a safe environment for practical investigations, so children can come along and experiment for themselves, take part in our science challenges and investigate how things work. With some great WOW demonstrartions too, it’ll be an unforgettable experience!

WHAT WILL THEY DO DURING THE SCIENCE CAMP?

Monday’s THEME

THE WORLD’S WACKY WEATHER

How can we predict the weather when it changes so often? What is climate change? From a storm in a bottle, erupting volcanoes and devastating earthquakes to blood rain, edible hailstones and fire tornadoes. Prepare to be blown away, with this interactive day about the world’s wonderful weather!

TUESDAY’S THEME

GEO-LOGIC

Time to rock out! Uncover the cause of earthquakes, natural faults in the Earth’s crust and even how mountains and volcanoes are formed. Explore the formation of rocks and minerals and even grow your own crystals!

WEDNESDAY’S THEME

MAD ABOUT MINI-BEASTS

Creepy crawlies might make you wriggle and squirm, but we think they’re amazing! Discover how our world depends on these unique creatures and find out what insects live on our doorstep on the big bug hunt.

THURSDAY’S  THEME

PREHISTORIC LIFE

What was life like of Earth millions of years ago? Journey through the Triassic, Jurassic and Cretaceous period, excavating dinosaurs, uncovering fossils and exploring ancient animals. Come and find out who ruled the Earth for millions of years.

FRIDAY’S THEME

TRANSPORTATION TECHNOLOGY

Technology leads the way to help develop new forms of transport to travel across land, water and air. From a horse drawn cart, steam powered boats and hot air balloons to combustion engines in cars, hovercrafts and aeroplanes! Explore the science behind each mode of transport and make a car, a boat and a plane to take home.