Interest Classes for children and parent-child groups in January 2023

 

Interest Classes for Children and Parent-child groups in January 2023

Class

Content

Date

Time

Venue

Fee

Quota

Age

Notes

Link for application

Portuguese folk dance class – Class for children The instructor teaches students folk dances from different areas of Portugal. Through the combination of traditional music and rhythmic body movements, students can experience the dance postures and style of Portuguese folk dance in a relaxing and happy way. 07/01~18/02 Every Saturday10:30-12:00 Edifício do Bairro da Ilha Verde Activity Centre Enrolment fee: MOP50* 16 persons 6-14 years old (1) Enrol
Children’s STEAM exploration class – Unbelievable body (A) Through games, experiments and other formats, the instructor guides students in their exploration of the world, nurtures their interest in science and inspires their potential. 07/01 and 14/01 Saturday10:30-12:00 Seac Pai Van Activity Centre 10 persons 4-6 years old   Enrol
Children’s STEAM exploration class – Unbelievable body (B) 07/01 and 14/01 Saturday14:30-16:00 Fai Chi Kei Activity Centre 10 persons 4-6 years old   Enrol
Nurturing children’s whole brain development with reading – Fun ancient poems for children (Mandarin Chinese) Children are guided to focus their attention by reading ancient poems and are encouraged to observe and think. Relevant extended activities are carried out in the latter half of the class to nurture their whole brain development. 08/01 and 15/01 Sunday15:00-16:00 Fai Chi Kei Activity Centre 10 persons 3-5 years old   Enrol
Parent-child creative magic playmais – Chinese New Year flowers Using magic playmais, students make Chinese New Year flowers handicrafts to add colour to the festival. 08/01 Sunday10:30-12:00 Fai Chi Kei Activity Centre 15 parent-child groups Children aged 4-8 with 1 parent each   Enrol
Parent-child playmais pictures for young children – New Year Couplets Through making 3-D new year couplets with playmais, children’s cerebral activity will be stimulated and their creativity will be enhanced. 15/01 Sunday11:00-12:30 Seac Pai Van Activity Centre 10 parent-child groups Children aged 4-7 with 1 parent each   Enrol
Parent-child handicraft class – Chinese New Year gifts Through parent-child cooperation, students use their imagination and creativity to make red packet envelopes and goody bags with non-woven fabric. 15/01 Sunday10:30-12:00 Fai Chi Kei Activity Centre 15 parent-child groups Children aged 4-6 with 1 parent each   Enrol
“Walking with your children” series – Parent-child fun mindfulness The instructor introduces the concept of “mindfulness”. Parent-child relationships are enhanced through parent-child games on “mindfulness”. 29/01 Sunday10:30-12:00 Fai Chi Kei Activity Centre 15 parent-child groups Children aged 3-6 with 1 parent each   Enrol
 
* Members of activity centres can receive a 50% discount on the enrolment fee.
 
Notes:
(1) Students are required to wear sportswear and sports shoes.

From : 07/01/2023
To : 18/02/2023
Phone enquiry : 28337676
Application date : 05/12/2022~09/12/2022
Registration description :

The application period for the interest classes for children and parent-child groups in January 2023 is from 5 December (Monday) to 9 December 2022 (Friday). All interest classes adopt an application method of registration first, and payment after draw. Interested individuals can register for participation in the following ways: using the Macao One Account website / mobile application (Applicants are required to use the corresponding accounts of Macao One Account for login.), calling 28337676 or visiting the Integrated Services Centre or the Public Services Centres and their stations of IAM in person.

 

Students are required to show proof of a negative result of nucleic acid test which is valid within 7 days in the first class session of dance, fitness-enhancement or other interest classes in which face masks cannot be worn. Students of other classes are required to complete the course of two doses of novel coronavirus vaccine 14 days before their classes start (with a gold frame displayed on the Macao Health Code) or show proof of negative nucleic acid test result valid within 7 days in the first class session. If the mentioned requirements are not fulfilled, the students cannot participate in the classes they have enrolled in and the application fees will not be refunded. Please take note that IAM will make adjustments to the interest classes depending on the latest situation of the pandemic.

 

Classes for parent-child groups require the participation of a parent or guardian who must be the same person stated in the information submitted upon application. Only one item can be registered in the same category. If the number of people registered has exceeded the quota, “computer ballot” will be used to determine the admission list. The lists of admitted students will be uploaded to the IAM website (www.iam.gov.mo) on 13 December, and those admitted will be notified by SMS. Those admitted are required to complete the payment procedure from 13 December to 19 December. People who failed to complete the procedure in the mentioned period will be disqualified.

 

If classes are not full after the payment period ended, the remaining quota will be filled in the order of the waiting list. IAM will notify those who are admitted by telephone on 21 December. They are required to complete the payment procedure before 23 December. If the classes are still not full after the replacement period, IAM will make an announcement on the IAM website on 28 December. Interested individuals are welcome to pay attention to the above. All remaining quotas are available on a first come, first serve basis until the classes are full.

 

Recreation and sports classes involve a certain amount of activity. Participants should evaluate their own physical condition to determine whether they are suitable for participation. All interest classes are conducted in Cantonese. Students should bring their identification document for verification of identity by staff on the first day of class. If the number of people who enrolled and paid the fees have not reached 50% of the quota, the interest class will be cancelled. No refunds are issued unless the class is cancelled by the organiser.

 

Location for enrolment:

** Office hours: 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., no lunch break

1) Integrated Services Centre: Avenida da Praia Grande, n.ᵒˢ 762-804, Edifício China Plaza, 2.º andar, Macau

2) Northern District Public Services Centre: Rua Nova da Areia Preta, n.º 52, Centro de Serviços da RAEM, Macau

3) Northern District Public Services Centre - Toi San Station: Avenida de Artur Tamagnini Barbosa, n.º 127, Edifício Dª. Julieta Nobre de Carvalho, Bloco B, R/C, Macau

4) Northern District Public Services Centre - Fai Chi Kei Station: Rua Nova do Patane, Habitação Social de Fai Chi Kei, Edifício Fai Tat, Bloco II, R/C, Lojas G e H, Macau

5) Central District Public Services Centre: Rotunda de Carlos da Maia, n.ᵒˢ 5 e 7, Complexo da Rotunda de Carlos da Maia, 3.˚ andar, Macau

6) Central District Public Services Centre - S. Lourenço Station: Rua de João Lecaros, Complexo Municipal do Mercado de S. Lourenço, 4.˚ andar, Macau

7) Islands District Public Services Centre: Rua de Coimbra, n.º 225, 3.˚ andar, Centro de Serviços da RAEM das Ilhas , Taipa

8) Islands District Public Services Centre – Seac Pai Van Station: Avenida de Vale das Borboletas, Complexo Comunitário de Seac Pai Van, 6.˚ andar, Coloane