Grow and protect your wealth
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|Multi-intelligence workshops hosted by renowned instructors, updated weekly, covering a vast spectrum of topics such as Chinese creative writing, creative English, singing, social etiquette, STEM, martial arts, handicrafts and magic, allowing children to learn through play.
The inspiring instructors include Principal Chan Hung, renowned educator and children literature author; Mr. Kenny, former English-and-Mandarin bilingual TV host of CCTV and an educational consultant; Ms Venus Yiu, renowned English instructor; Ms Gillian Ho, renowned vocalist and Musical Director; and Ms Cat Chan (Mamacat), former radio programme host and columnist of women’s magazines.
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|Monthly parenting talks will feature renowned speakers including Dr. Iris Chau, Chairperson and Chief Clinical Supervisor of Child Parent Relationship Therapy Association of Hong Kong; Ms Shirley Loo, Secretary-General of the Family Development Foundation; Principal Johnny Kwan, Curriculum and Training Director of FQ Education Academy; and Mrs. Josephine Ling, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Hong Kong Character City Movement.
On Mother’s Day and Father’s Day, renowned band DisCover will host an online interactive concert, taking song requests from children to dedicate their love to their parents.
|Games||More to be launched in due course, the online games offer fun and challenging tasks for children to enjoy at home.|
(Children can join for free with simple registration on “AIA Foundation Online Wellness Playground”)
|Topic||Instructor and Content|
|Chinese creative writing||Tutor: Principal Chan Hung is the founder of Principal Chan Free Tutorial World, and awardee of the 8th Compassion Award by Hong Kong & Macau Taiwanese Charity Fund, Leader of the Year Award 2014 (Education and Technology) by Sing Tao News Corporation Limited and Honorary Fellowship by the Education University of Hong Kong in 2017. He is a renowned children’s literature author and winner of the Hong Kong Biennial Awards for Chinese Literature (Children and Youth Literature). He was the Editor-in-Chief of youth literature magazine New Youth Bi-monthly and is an expert in teaching Chinese creative writing.
Content: To inspire students to go hands-on with Chinese creative writing in a lively and fun way.
|Creative English||Tutor: Mr. Kenny, former English-and-Mandarin bilingual TV host of CCTV and an educational consultant; and Ms Venus Yiu, renowned English instructor.
Content: To teach practical English in a fun and audience-friendly manner, opening up students’ horizon in addition to learning the language.
|Singing||Tutor: Ms Gillian Ho holds Bachelor of Fine Arts (Honours) of Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts and Master of Arts in Communication of California State University, Fullerton. She has also been awarded Postgraduate Diploma in Creative Industries Management and Postgraduate Diploma in Integrated Marketing Communications by HKU SPACE. A former full-time lecturer at ERC Institute ACT Academy in Singapore, in 2018, she flew all the way to Broadway in the USA to further her studies in musical performance and teaching, covering courses in directing, choreography, singing, and conducting. She is now the Musical Director of Mermen Musical School by Mermen Theatre.
Content: To teach one popular song in each class while covering some musical theories and score reading techniques.
|Social etiquette||Tutor: Ms Cat Chan (Mamacat), former radio show producer and programme host of Metro Broadcast and columnist of women’s magazines Elle and Marie Claire.
Content: To teach social etiquettes applicable to daily life including demeanours, dress codes, manners for interviews, conversations, phone manners, banquet etiquette and table manners, etc.
|STEM||Tutor: Mr. Walker Cheng had designed STEM and AI courses for Jockey Club Neo Education Lab and other education brands. He has also coached STEM tutor training courses at the Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups and co-hosted STEM competitions and exhibitions.
Content: To carry out experiments and deconstruct science theories using items that can be easily found in daily life; to introduce mathematical concepts of probability, distribution and ruled surface by guiding children to do handicrafts; and teach simple coding.
|Martial arts||Tutor: Experienced instructors assigned by Hong Kong Guoshu Association and Hong Kong Muay-Thai Association.
Content: To teach Wing Chun, Changquan, Nanquan, and Muay Thai, providing both physical training and character training to promote self-discipline, grit and ethics.
|Handicrafts||Tutor: Ms Libby Lee, experienced visual arts teacher who has taught drawing and handicraft classes in church and schools.
Content: To teach children to create handicrafts, including DIY toys and practical houseware, with recycled materials that can be easily found at home. The first 100 applicants will receive a material pack for free.
|Magic||Tutor: With over 10 years of profound experience in public performance, Mr. Nelson Chau has become a famous magician following his appearance on The Magic Ring, TVB’s first magic show. Nicknamed “Magic Hero”, he is the champion of “National Close-up Magic Competition”.
Content: To teach children to perform magic tricks with items that can be easily found at home. The first 60 applicants will receive a material pack for free.
(Dedicated for parents and the public; no registration required)
|25th April (Sunday)||9pm – 10:30pm||Dr. Iris Chau, Chairperson and Chief Clinical Supervisor of Child Parent Relationship Therapy Association of Hong Kong||Parenting talk: How to help children avoid electronics addiction|
|9th May (Sunday)||9pm – 11pm||Renowned band DisCover||Mother’s Day online concert|
|20th June (Sunday)||9pm – 11pm||Renowned band DisCover||Father’s Day online concert|
|31st July (Saturday)||9pm – 10:30pm||Ms Shirley Loo, Secretary-General of the Family Development Foundation||Parenting talk: Positive parental discipline for positive child|
|22nd August (Sunday)||9pm – 10:30pm||Principal Johnny Kwan, Curriculum and Training Director of FQ Education Academy||Lecture on financial education for children|
|12th September (Sunday)||9pm – 10:30pm||Mrs. Josephine Ling, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Hong Kong Character City Movement||Parenting talk|
Note: Please visit “AIA Foundation Online Wellness Playground” (AIAF-wellness.org) for the most updated news and schedule.