Quotas of activities are limited and are offered on a first-come, first-served basis only. Please submit the application at least 3 months prior to the workshop date for Heifer’s arrangement and follow up.
Make Your Own Weather: A Creative Movement Workshop
Date
5 Oct 2020 - 30 July 2021 (Weekdays before noon)
Section

1.5 hours (Preparation time: 15-20mins)

Quota
15-20 students (P1-P3 or P4-P6; Recommend all coming from the same form/grad)
Event Detail

Have you ever read “Dr. Strange and Dr. Fantastic” written by Shi Ren Lin? One of the greatest inventions of Dr. Strange is the “Magic Weather Bag”, giving us control on the weather. No matter when we want the sun, the rain or the wind, it is our call!

During the workshop, we will make our own “Magic Weather Bag” with our bodies. We will even create new elements and hold a dance party! Come join us to gather the wind and the rain, and turn your boring lives into exciting !

Additional Information

Biography of Instructor:
Moving Playground

Ignite the happiness of the body
Embrace the freedom of the body
Release the creative power of the body

Founded in 2017, Moving Playground aims to promote creative movement and body education, a self-driven learning initiative that allows us to connect with and better understand ourselves, retrieve autonomy of our bodies, our own inner rhythm and pattern. Furthermore, with bodily movement, we managed to connect with the world, get along with others, feel, think, express and create with our bodies.

Moving Playground has been adopting a wide range of formats and approaches on promoting creative movement and body education, from classrooms to outdoors, from infants and primary school students to adults, from thematic parent-child activities to regular programs, and from parent classes to training courses. They also collaborate with different organizations and groups, aiming to drive more people to dance at their own pace.

Additional Information 2

(On-campus version) Remarks:
- Preferred venue: Activity Room/ Dance Room/ School hall/ Covered Playground
- School shall arrange a spacious venue to accommodate at least 15 participants moving around, and avoid changing of venues during the workshop.
- During the session, at least one teaching staff is necessary to be present for onsite support.
- A computer, a screen and a projector are required.
- Language: Cantonese or English

(Online version) Remarks:
- It will be conducted via Zoom. Participants need to prepare an electronic device with webcam and monitor, and a stable network connection. Please download Zoom before the class starts.

I Am Who I Am: A Creative Movement Workshop
Date
5 Oct 2020 - 30 July 2021 (Weekdays before noon)
Section

1.5 hours (Preparation time: 15-20mins)

Quota
15-20 students (P1-P3 or P4-P6; Recommend all coming from the same form/grad)
Event Detail
Do you know how long is a minute? How many ways to walk? Stand up straight, walk silently with head down, jump around, stride…How many sitting positions do you know? Sit up straight, cross legged, sit with open legs, sink into the sofa…And how many ways to run, stretch and leap?
Additional Information

Biography of Instructor:
Moving Playground

Ignite the happiness of the body
Embrace the freedom of the body
Release the creative power of the body

Founded in 2017, Moving Playground aims to promote creative movement and body education, a self-driven learning initiative that allows us to connect with and better understand ourselves, retrieve autonomy of our bodies, our own inner rhythm and pattern. Furthermore, with bodily movement, we managed to connect with the world, get along with others, feel, think, express and create with our bodies.

Moving Playground has been adopting a wide range of formats and approaches on promoting creative movement and body education, from classrooms to outdoors, from infants and primary school students to adults, from thematic parent-child activities to regular programs, and from parent classes to training courses. They also collaborate with different organizations and groups, aiming to drive more people to dance at their own pace.

Additional Information 2

(On-campus version) Remarks:
- Preferred venue: Activity Room/ Dance Room/ School hall/ Covered Playground
- School shall arrange a spacious venue to accommodate at least 15 participants moving around, and avoid changing of venues during the workshop.
- During the session, at least one teaching staff is necessary to be present for onsite support.
- A computer, a screen and a projector are required.
- Language: Cantonese or English

(Online version) Remarks:
- It will be conducted via Zoom. Participants need to prepare an electronic device with webcam and monitor, and a stable network connection. Please download Zoom before the class starts.

Dance with Chinese Words: A Creative Movement Workshop(*Available on campus only)
Date
5 Oct 2020 - 30 July 2021 (Weekdays before noon)
Section

1.5 hours (Preparation time: 15-20mins)


Quota
15-20 students (Aged 3-10; Recommend all coming from the same form/grade)
Event Detail

The instructor will guide the students to appreciate the beauty of Chinese characters through body movements, and feel the rhythm and atmosphere of Chinese poetry.

Additional Information

Biography of Instructor:
Moving Playground

Ignite the happiness of the body
Embrace the freedom of the body
Release the creative power of the body 

Founded in 2017, Moving Playground aims to promote creative movement and body education, a self-driven learning initiative that allows us to connect with and better understand ourselves, retrieve autonomy of our bodies, our own inner rhythm and pattern. Furthermore, with bodily movement, we managed to connect with the world, get along with others, feel, think, express and create with our bodies.

Moving Playground has been adopting a wide range of formats and approaches on promoting creative movement and body education, from classrooms to outdoors, from infants and primary school students to adults, from thematic parent-child activities to regular programs, and from parent classes to training courses. They also collaborate with different organizations and groups, aiming to drive more people to dance at their own pace.

 

Additional Information 2

Remarks:
- School shall arrange a spacious venue to accommodate at least 15 participants moving around, and avoid changing of venues during the workshop.
- During the session, at least one teaching staff is necessary to be present for onsite support.
- A computer, a screen and a projector are required.
- Language: Cantonese or English

Meet Human Books
Date
5 Oct 2020 - 30 July 2021 (Weekdays before noon)
Section

1 hour (Preparation time: 10-15mins)

Quota
30-140 students (P1-P6)
Event Detail

With the guidance from the MC, students are able to learn about the speakers’ profession and unique life experience, ranging from Homeless tour guide, balloon twisting artist, to Hong Kong karate athlete…Their real life stories and experience will completely surprise you!

Additional Information 2

(On-campus version) Remarks:
- Preferred venue: Classroom/ Activity Room/ School hall/ Covered Playground
- School shall arrange a spacious venue to accommodate at least 30 participants moving around, and avoid changing of venues during the workshop.
- During the session, at least one teaching staff is necessary to be present for onsite support.
- A computer, a screen and a projector are required.
- Language: Cantonese or English (Some speakers may only be able to present in one language)

(Online version) Remarks:
- It will be conducted via Zoom. Participants need to prepare an electronic device with webcam and monitor, and a stable network connection. Please download Zoom before the class starts.

 

Sharing by Story Book Authors
Date
From October 2019 to July 2020 (exact date and time need to be arranged with the authors or illustrators)
Section

1-1.5 hours

Quota
No quotas, depends on the format and arrangement, but small group/class is recommended.
Event Detail

Invite an author or illustrator to have face to face interaction with students, recommend books and share his/her own experience on writing, how he/she becomes an author/illustrator, the interesting stories of publication industry, as well as the motive and process of creation, bolstering students’ interest in reading, writing and creation.

Additional Information

* Heifer Hong Kong will arrange an author or illustrator to campus depends on their availability. School’s recommendation on author or illustrator is welcome and Heifer will assist to send an invitation.

Additional Information 2

(On-campus version) Remarks:
- Preferred venue: Classroom/ Activity Room/ School hall/ Covered Playground
- School shall arrange a spacious venue to accommodate at least 30 participants moving around, and avoid changing of venues during the workshop.
- During the session, at least one teaching staff is necessary to be present for onsite support.
- A computer, a screen and a projector are required.
- Language: Cantonese or English (Some speakers may only be able to present in one language)

(Online version) Remarks:
- It will be conducted via Zoom. Participants need to prepare an electronic device with webcam and monitor, and a stable network connection. Please download Zoom before the class starts.

 

Interactive Hand-Painted Story Theater – The Encounter of Heifer and Piggy
Date
5 Oct 2020 - 30 July 2021
Mon: Whole day
Tue: AM only
Wed : AM only
Thur : N/A
Fri : AM only
Section

1.5 hours, within the session as follows:
AM - 10am to 12nn
PM - 1:30pm to 3:30pm

Remarks:
- 50mins of performance with 25mins of debriefing session
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Quota
30 - 100 students (Kindergarten, Primary or Secondary schools; max. one session per school)
Event Detail

Through interactive on-site drawing and drama performance, the story theater enhances students’ understanding on Heifer's mission in ending poverty in a creative and fun way, cultivating a sense of empathy and encouraging students to take initiative bringing positive influence to the society.

Introduction on performance
Coming from a town far away, Heifer likes travelling around and sharing her experience and insights with friends. She holds the belief that we have to care for the people around us and offer help to those in need, and that is why we call her “Heifer the Caring Cow”! One day, Heifer visits a remote area with a spectacular view and meets a little piggy who gets lost on his way to a farming family living in Liangshan Prefecture in Sichuan Province. How does Heifer use her love and intelligence to help the shaking piggy? Will you offer a helping hand too?

Additional Information

Performer: Paint in Sense Art Studio

Additional Information 2

(On-campus version) Remarks:
- Preferred venue: Activity Room/ School hall/ Covered Playground
- School shall arrange a spacious venue to accommodate at least 30 participants moving around, and avoid changing of venues during the workshop.
- During the session, at least one teaching staff is necessary to be present for onsite support.
- A computer, a screen and a projector are required.
- Language: Cantonese or English 

(Online version) Remarks:
- It will be conducted via video produced by the performer. 

Pop-up Card Workshop(*Available on campus only)
Date
Year 2020: 28-31 October 1 November 2-7 December Year 2021: January 3-7 February 23-27 March 6-9 April 18-22 May June and July (exact date and time need to be arranged with the instructor)
Section
2 hours(PM only)

Remarks:
- Materials and tools will be provided by the instructor
- Recommend school library as the venue
- Language: Cantonese

Quota
10 - 20 students (P3 to Secondary School students)
Event Detail

Through creating a pop-up paper craft and sharing of a topic relevant to Heifer, students can reflect on the topic and create a unique pop-up card/book using simple cutting, folding, sticking and drawing techniques.


 

Ocarina Music Theater
Date
October 2020 - July 2021
Every Monday to Friday - Morning & Monday to Wednesday - afternoon
Section
1hour

Remarks:
- School must reserve at least 30mins extra time for set-up and preparation before the performance
- Limited sea

Quota
60- 300 students (Kindergarten, Primary or Secondary schools; max. one session per school)
Event Detail

Ocarina Music Theater is a show integrating ocarina performance, live music and drama. The instructor will play numerous original songs with ocarina on well-known storybooks, for example, “Goodbye, Grove” and “Dominic the Director”, about environmental protection and sustainable development, strengthening students’ understanding on the importance of protecting the environment through music.

 

Additional Information 2

(On-campus version) Remarks:
- Preferred venue: Activity Room/ School hall/ Covered Playground
- School shall arrange a spacious venue to accommodate at least 60 participants moving around, and avoid changing of venues during the workshop.
- During the session, at least one teaching staff is necessary to be present for onsite support.
- A computer, a screen and a projector are required.
- Language: Cantonese or English 

(Online version) Remarks:
- It will be conducted via video produced by the performer. 

KungFu Poem
Date
From October 2020 to July 2021 (Exact date and time need to be arranged with the instructor)
Section

1.5 hours

Remarks:
- School shall arrange a spacious venue to allow participants to move around, and avoid changing of venues during the workshop.
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Quota
(Kindergarten) max. 40 students (P1-P3) 20-300 students
Event Detail

Assimilating Chinese poetry and moral education into physical fitness, Kungfu Poem allows students to maintain physical health, gain intelligence and build positive values.

Additional Information 2

(On-campus version) Remarks:
- Preferred venue: Activity Room/ School hall/ Covered Playground
- School shall arrange a spacious venue to accommodate at least 20 participants moving around, and avoid changing of venues during the workshop.
- During the session, at least one teaching staff is necessary to be present for onsite support.
- A computer, a screen and a projector are required.
- Language: Cantonese or English 

(Online version) Remarks:
It will be conducted via Zoom. Participants need to prepare an electronic device with webcam and monitor, and a stable network connection. Please download Zoom before the class starts.

   OR

- It will be conducted via video produced by the performer.