Category Archives: IPC clubs

Jiu Jitsu Club

Jiu jitsu is a wrestling and grappling sport. Jiu jitsu sport consist on self defense. It’s a martial art and combat sport system that focuses on grappling with particular emphasis on ground fighting.

Eligible Students: G3, G4, G5, EAL3, EAL4, EAL5, up to 30 students
Meeting Day: Thursday
Club Location: UPC campus, Theatre
Club Leader: Rodrigo Psit (Guest teacher)
Teaching Language: Chinese & Spanish
Club Fee: 1200RMB/season

Great British Food Cooking Club

Students will learn how to cook some simple and famous British food! Each week we will have a specific traditional dish that the students will learn about and that we will cook together as a team! For this semester, we will cook both sweet and savoury dishes. In addition to this, we will learn about and cook dishes from different parts of Great Britain, including my home county, Dorset. If your child loves cooking and wants to learn about some incredible and famous dishes from Britain, then this is the club for them! Welcome to the Great British Food Cooking Club!

Eligible Students: K, G1, G2
Meeting Day: Friday, last period
Club Location: LPC campus, Cafeteria
Club Leader: Claire Rees
There is no fee for this club.

Great British Food Cooking Club

Students will learn how to cook some simple and famous British food! Each week we will have a specific traditional dish that the students will learn about and that we will cook together as a team! For this semester, we will cook both sweet and savoury dishes. In addition to this, we will learn about and cook dishes from different parts of Great Britain, including my home county, Dorset. If your child loves cooking and wants to learn about some incredible and famous dishes from Britain, then this is the club for them! Welcome to the Great British Food Cooking Club!

Eligible Students: G3, G4, G5, EAL3, EAL4, EAL5, up to 20 students
Meeting Day: Thursday
Club Location: UPC campus, Libris Cafe
Club Leader: Claire Rees
Club Fee: 900RMB/season

Mad Scientist Club

Fun Science experiments that will go through the scientific process. The students will have opportunities to make science hypothesis and then do experiments to prove them right or wrong.

Eligible Students: K, G1, G2, up to 15 students
Meeting Day: Friday, last period
Club Location: LPC campus, UOI A210 classroom
Club Leader: Jaime Jackson
There is no fee for this club.

The Secret Diary Club

Have you ever wanted to have your own very special book? A place to keep your thoughts, your ideas, your drawings? Then The Secret Diary Club is the place for you. We will make our own journals with secret pockets, exciting codes and hidden pages! At The Secret Diary Club we will make your own journals and become fabulous writers too!

Eligible Students: G3, G4, G5, EAL3, EAL4, EAL5, up to 20 students
Meeting Day: Monday
Club Location: UPC campus, A211 classroom
Club Leader: David Dee
Club Fee: 850RMB/season

Composer Club

Composer Club will be an exploration and appreciation of various music composers throughout many different time periods. Students will learn about their lives, their music and their significance in history. In addition to this, students will study and practice basic composing skills.

Eligible Students: G1, G2, up to 12 students
Meeting Day: Friday, last period
Club Location: LPC campus, Music room
Club Leader: Joe Edwards
There is no fee for this club.

Basketball Club

In this club, our professional foreign coaches will use their professional and detail skills to help you improve your comprehensive ability. While improving your basketball skills, it is more important to let children understand what real basketball game is, cultivate children’s new thinking mode, and improve students’ basketball awareness. Our vision is to let you to be more outstanding. Our slogan is together! Our aim is to make our body more flexible through sports! And through sport, making our thoughts more active and our hearts stronger!

Eligible Students: G3, G4, G5, EAL3, EAL4, EAL5, up to 20 students
Meeting Day: Monday
Club Location: UPC campus, Gym
Club Leader: Stamenkovic Srden (Guest teacher)
Club Fee: 1200RMB/season

Mad Science

Mad Science Curricula: Core Value: Hands-on & Have Fun. 10 classes one term, include Foundation of Scienece; Biological Science; Energy and Health; Space Exploration.Students learn observational skills to feed their curiosity and develop initiative and creativity. They learn new experiences and apply previous science knowledge to sovle problems.

Eligible Students: G3, G4, G5, EAL3, EAL4, EAL5, up to 25 students
Meeting Day: Wednesday
Club Location: UPC campus, B104 classroom
Club Leader: Catherine Jia (Guest teacher)
Teaching Language: English & Chinese
Club Fee: 1700RMB/season

Debate Club

In the Debate Club, students will have the opportunity to practice and refine their English speaking skills. The students will learn how to form an argument and do research to find evidence to support their arguments. They will engage in debates on a variety of topics.

Eligible Students: G4, G5, EAL4, EAL5, up to 30 students
Meeting Day: Monday
Club Location: UPC campus, A206 classroom
Club Leader: Gisela Wolff
Requirements: Charged laptop
Club Fee: 800RMB/season

Tennis Club

Our mission is to provide each student an opportunity to develop tennis and life skills in a fun, safe, supportive and encouraging environment. We offer a variety of tennis programs for all ages and skill levels. They’re all affordable — and did we mention FUN? Find the right one for you and your friends.

Eligible Students: G3, G4, G5, EAL3, EAL4, EAL5
Meeting Day: Monday
Club Location: UPC campus, Gym
Club Leader: Mark Yu, Yin Junpeng, John Francois & Leslie Liu (Guest teachers)
Teaching Language: English & Chinese
Club Fee: 1200RMB/season

Baseball Club

In this training, we focus on emphasizing fitness and sportmanship. Baseball curriculum includes basic physical education part and technical part (batting, pitching, catching, running etc.). We aim at providing the most interesting experience of baseball for all kids and youths. Basic baseball skills could not only work on children’s physical condition development, but also work on their soft skills development, such as team works, stress tolerance etc. Baseball curriculum is designed into 10 parts, including basic skills teaching (batting *1, pitching*1, catching*1, running*1,rules introduction*1, team working*2, game*3 ). And hope every student could enjoy baseball with our coaches.

Eligible Students: G3, G4, G5, EAL 3, EAL4, EAL5, up to 20 students
Meeting Day: Monday
Club Location: UPC campus, Football pitch
Club Leader: Coach Guo Jiyang & Coach Ma Zhe (Guest teachers)
Teaching Language: English & Chinese
Club Fee: 1200RMB/season

Focus Training

Focus training: The class will be conduct with different games like card games, meditation music and guide, motion movements with music, to make students focus on what they are doing.

Eligible Students: K, G1, G2, up to 10 students
Meeting Day: Friday, last period
Club Location: LPC campus, G1R A207 classroom
Club Leader: Sue Sun 孙玉姣
Teaching Language: English & Chinese
There is no fee for this club.

Aerobics

Doing excercise is benefit for our health. Cultivation of students’s sense of rhythm and body coordination ability in this club.

Eligible Students: G2
Meeting Day: Friday, last period
Club Location: LPC campus, ESL A112 classroom
Club Leader: Beata Wang 王彬
Teaching Language: Chinese
There is no fee for this club.

Amazing Authors

Do you love to write scary stories? Funny poems? Secret diaries? We will do all this (and maybe more) in the Amazing Authors club, where creative writing is the name of the game. Each session will be a workshop for young authors to work together on creative writing pieces. At the end of the club season, we will share our writing with the UPC community by hosting our very own “Author Visit”. Come write with us!

Eligible Students: G3, G4, G5, EAL3, EAL4, EAL5, up to 15 students
Meeting Day: Thursday
Club Location: UPC campus, SEN A203 classroom
Club Leader: Stephanie Canada
Club Fee: 850RMB/season

Explore the World

In this club students will explore the mysteries of nature by playing games.

Eligible Students: G1, G2
Meeting Day: Friday, last period
Club Location: LPC campus, G2B A203 classroom
Club Leader: Zhao Dan 赵丹 & Jenny Ren 任倞宜
There is no fee for this club.

Les Petits Loups French Club

frenchBonjour! This club is for students who want to explore a new language, and learn basic conversation. No need to have a prior knowledge in French to attend this class. Learning will be fun with games and songs.

Eligible Students: K, G1, G2
Meeting Day: Friday, last period
Club Location: LPC campus, MMT A211 classroom
Club Leader: Nadia Bracq
Teaching Language: English & French
There is no fee for this club.

Fun Reading Club

We will focus on reading, and design a series of interesting and meaningful activities to inspire students’ reading interest and improve reading comprehension.

Eligible Students: K, G1, up to 16 students
Meeting Day: Friday, last period
Club Location: LPC campus, G2Y A201 classroom
Club Leader: Delia Ding 丁宁 & Wendy Zhang 张力婉
There is no fee for this club.

DIY Bookmark

In our club, we will design our own bookmarks with colorful paper and sticks!

Eligible Students: K, G1, G2
Meeting Day: Friday, last period
Club Location: LPC campus, KR A107 classroom
Club Leader: Amy Zhang 张冉 & Marina Ma 马建会
There is no fee for this club.

Lego Robotics

Welcome to the Lego Robotics club. We will be using the Lego Mind Storm educational kit. In this club, we intend to engage students by building on their science, engineering, and technology skills. We will be having lots of fun and transforming our ideas into moving machines that do what is programmed. 

Eligible Students: G4, G5, EAL4, EAL5, up to 20 students
Meeting Day: Wednesday
Club Location: UPC campus, B103-A classroom
Club Leader: Ioannes Oliveira
Club Fee: 1000RMB/season

Kids in the Kitchen

In this club, students will learn about how to prepare different kinds of snacks independently. They will be able to bring home simple recipe book.

Eligible Students: G3, G4, G5, EAL3, EAL4, EAL5, up to 25 students
Meeting Day: Monday
Club Location: UPC campus, A202 classroom
Club Leader: Amira Sadud
Club Fee: 900RMB/season

 

Engineering Challenges

The club will have engineering challenges with wooden clothespins, binder clips, and craft sticks. They will build tall structures, build a domino chain, triangle designs and many more.

Eligible Students: G1, G2, up to 8 students
Meeting Day: Friday, last period
Club Location: LPC campus, G1G A205 classroom
Club Leader: Sal Garcia
There is no fee for this club.

Cross Stitching

If you want to learn to do cross stitching, come to this club! We will make different patterns and pictures and practice our fine motor skills.

Eligible Students: K, G1, G2, up to 15 students
Meeting Day: Friday, last period
Club Location: LPC campus, KY A104 classroom
Club Leader: Elin Pan & Rainbow Li 李彩虹
There is no fee for this club.

Playground and Cooperation Games

The following cooperative games and initiative games are designed to require students to work and cooperate with one another, in order to solve a problem or succeed as a team. 

Eligible Students: K, G1, G2, up to 20 students
Meeting Day: Friday, last period
Club Location: LPC campus, PE room
Club Leaders: Nabil Zafati & Darren Webb
There is no fee for this club.

Paper Clay club

In this club, students will follow the teacher to use different colors of paper clay and make some creatures, such as cars, animals, flowers, etc. When the clay dries, we won’t be able to change how it looks. Each class, students have 15 minutes to create their own thing with the clay.

Eligible Students: K
Meeting Day: Friday, last period
Club Location: LPC campus, Art room
Club Leader: Bai Yin 白音
There is no fee for this club.

Puzzle Club

Students will learn how to put puzzles together. They will exercise their fine motor and problem solving skills to complete the different varieties of puzzles.

Eligible Students: K, G1, G2, up to 10 students
Meeting Day: Friday, last period
Club Location: LPC campus, KB A106 classroom
Club Leader: Chantal Butzbach
There is no fee for this club.

Friendship Bracelet

Join the club to learn how to make different types of friendship bracelet and breaded bracelets.

Eligible Students: K, G1
Meeting Day: Friday, last period
Club Location: LPC campus, KG A105 classroom
Club Leaders: Hasnaa Yafi & Melanie Kennedy
There is no fee for this club.

Paper Folding

Paper folding club will let students using paper to create different things, like animals, flowers etc. This is a good way to train fingers flexibility and be more creative.

Eligible Students: K, G1, G2
Meeting Day: Friday, last period
Club Location: LPC campus, Library
Club Leader: Theresa Zhang 张梦溪
There is no fee for this club.

Chess and Strategy

The game of chess holds a unique fascination. The strategic complexities offer lively minds an immediate challenge and stimulating exercise. It can be played for fun, or with increasing degrees of seriousness up to the highest levels of international competition. Our Chess Club will give young learners their first introduction to this incredible game. We will look at strategy activities and skills that will help young learners become fast thinkers.

Eligible Students: G3, G4, G5, EAL3, EAL4, EAL5 up to 20 students
Meeting Day: Thursday
Club Location: UPC campus, A102 classroom
Club Leader: Oliver Gluyas
Club Fee: 800RMB/season

3D Design

3D-PrinterIf you love to design and create models, 3D Design is for you. We will be sharing and building the knowledge of 3D Design and the programs that can be used. We will be using the program(s) to create buildings, products, rooms, and just have fun. The possibilities of what we can do are nearly endless. After all of the designing and modeling, as a culmination to our projects we will be 3D printing.

Eligible Students: G4, G5, EAL 4, EAL 5
Meeting Day: Thursday
Club Location: UPC campus, B103-A classroom
Club Leader: Ioannes Oliveira
Club Fee: 900RMB/season

 

Game Mechanic Club

gamestar-mechanic_55a35429584e4a9997f1f136069e9563Gamestar Mechanic is a powerful platform for motivating kids toward STEM careers. Because of its emphasis on game design rather than computer programming, Gamestar is a great entry-level tool for students wanting to learn to make digital games. Once they have mastered game design’s core concepts and vocabulary, it will be easy for them to move into programming-oriented game design tools that range from Scratch, Gamemaker and Game Salad to full programming environments like Flash and Java.

Eligible Students: G3, G4, G5, EAL 3, EAL4, EAL5, up to 20 students
Meeting Day: Thursday
Club Location: UPC campus, B103-B classroom
Club Leader: Mathiew Greenway
Club Fee: 800RMB/season

Green Thumbs

During the semester, we will study parts of the plant through observations and experiments. Students will enjoy getting hands on with growing plants, learning to take care of plants and creating some craft projects to represent things that they learned.

Eligible Students: G1, G2
Meeting Day: Friday, last period
Club Location: LPC campus, G1B A206 classroom & the garden
Club Leader: Zachary Ellis
There is no fee for this club.

Football Club

Our young students have shown a lot of interest in learning to play football. We are offering this club to help them improve some basic skills such as passing, moving, kicking, and dribbling. In addition to the fun, competitive part of this club, we will also focus on teamwork and sportsmanship.

Eligible Students: K, G1, G2, up to 16 students
Meeting Day: Friday, last period
Club Location: LPC campus, Football pitch
Club Leader: Luke Edwards
There is no fee for this club.

Cheerleading

Cheerleading club will give students a chance to learn more techniques of gymnastics and different styles of dancing. We will be cheerleading during the sport tournaments for our sport teams, such as the basketball team. We welcome both boys and girls to join us. 

Eligible students: G3, G4, G5, EAL3, EAL4, EAL5
Meeting Day: Monday
Club Location: UPC campus, Library
Club Leader: Sandi Forrester
Club Fee: 900RMB/season
Uniform Fee: 295RMB