Books and Toys| Celebrations, National Day Schedule Workshop


Where are you going for National Day holidays? 


Still hard to make a decision? 


From October 1 to 7, every morning at 10 o 'clock, the Sunshine Home Children’s Workshop will bring you seven days of different courses, ranging from making handwork, science experiments and interesting picture books.


Art Workshop
Sand Art 


Children like to play with sand. With its varied forms and different ways to play, sand can meet children’s special needs for developing their creativity. 


Lead by our teachers, the hands of your little sand artist will transform a common handful of sand into unique work of art – Sand Art! 

Sand Art


Class Time: 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, October 1st


Benefits: Learn about the nature of sand; fine movement abilities and creative abilities; learn and practice English.


Sciences Workshop


Inflating a Balloon with a Bottle


Every child loves a colorful balloon, so this time we’re going to conduct an interesting scientific experiment using balloons!


What’s the best way to inflate a balloon? With a pump? With our mouth and lungs?


Teacher Sunita will teach the children a fascinating and new way, without using a pump or our mouths. Children will learn to inflate a balloon in mere seconds using only a bottle!




Class Time: 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, October 2nd


Benefits: Learn about acid-base reaction; exercise rational thinking abilities; learn and practice English.


English Picture Book Reading


Papa, please get the moon for me 


Monica looked at the moon outside her window before going to bed. It was big and beautiful. She wanted to play with the moon. 


She stretched out her hand to reach the moon, but she couldn't touch it, so she asked her father, "Can you take the moon from the sky and give it to me?" 


So her father began to pick the moon for her step by step. What did he bring his daughter? Where did he go? Did he succeed in bringing her the moon?




Class Time: 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, October 3rd  


Benefits: Learn English vocabulary; improve oral skills; develop language skills; develop imagination.


Art Workshop


Ebru is an ancient painting skill from Turkey. The paint that drops gently into water will dizzy with wave and gradually open. 


Wait until the water picture is finished, then cover it with materials like paper, stone, cloth bag, finally the material is transferred onto the materials. 


Each painting is unique and unrepeatable. Come and experience this amazing art!




Class Time: 10:00 a.m. on Friday, October 4th  


Benefits: Learn about Ebru, exercise observing abilities; exercise creativity; learn and practice English.


Sciences Workshop
Dancing Milk



When matter of different properties mix together, magical chemical reactions occur. 


We will conduct a scientific experiment using common materials from the kitchen to showcase the magic of science!


All we need is a plate, cotton swabs, paint and a mystery ingredient to make milk dance!




Class Time: 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, October 5th


Benefits: Learn about surface tension of liquid, exercise rational thinking abilities; learn and practice English.


English Picture Book Reading


Fox’s Socks 

Mr. Fox couldn’t find his socks. He started rummaging around the house and looked around here and there, but still couldn’t find any socks. Did he finally find his socks? Where did he find it?




Class Time: 10:00 a.m. on Sunday, October 6th


Benefits: learn English vocabulary about dress and furniture; improve oral English; develop language skills.


Art Workshop
Button Art  


By carefully arranging and gluing a variety of different colored and sized buttons onto paper, we can make a beautiful work of art. 


Button art can help children learn to better identify colors, shapes, sizes and enhance their creativity.




Class Time: 10:00 a.m. on Monday, October 7th


Benefits: Exercise hands-on skills; improve observing abilities and thinking abilities; learn and practice English.



Teacher Introduction



Sunita is a Montessori teacher from India. She has a Bachelor of Arts and a Master's degree in English as well as a TEFL Certificate. She has a Montessori diploma for teaching in both CASA and Elementary classrooms. Sunita has more than a decade of teaching experience in India, Singapore and Nepal.


October Schedule
Workshops Date
Week 1

Sand Art

Tuesday, October 1st at 10:00
Inflating a Balloon with a Bottle

Wednesday, October 2nd at 10:0

Papa, please get the moon for me Thursday, October 3rd at 10:00


Friday, October 4th at 10:00
Dancing Milk Saturday, October 5th at 10:00
Fox’s Socks Sunday, October 6th at 10:00
Button Art Monday, October 7th at 10:00
Week 2
Fantastic Aquarium Sunday, October 13th at 10:00
10 Little Rubber Ducks Sunday, October 13th at 16:30
Week 3
DIY Halloween Monster Saturday, October 19th at 10:00
Hand-painted Halloween Mask Saturday, October 19th at 16:30
Straw Solo Sunday, October 20th at 10:00
Ekk! Halloween!  Sunday, October 20th at 16:30
Week 4
DIY Halloween Little Black Cat Saturday, October 26th at 10:00
DIY Jack-o-lantern Saturday, October 26th at 16:30
No-Worded Kung Fu Scripture Sunday, October 27th at 10:00
Trick or Treat Sunday, October 27th at 16:30


Location Sunshine Home Book & Toys, Ruijing Mall
Teacher Foreign Teachers and Chinese Teachers
Size No more than five children each class
Special Price Try-me discount is 68 yuan (for one time only)
Normal Price 150 yuan / child (10% discount for current students)
Registration Contact our official WeChat: Workshop + Name+ Contact information; or call (400)822-5563
Friendly Tips Please call(400)822-5563 more than three days in advance to consult us about the schedule if you wish to sign up for the workshop(s) outside the designated schedule.

Friendly Tips

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International Sunshine Home is Xiamen’s premier bilingual Arts and Sciences pre-school.  Our qualified teachers and small class sizes help your child grow up in  a safe and happy environment.


We welcome you to visit us in person to find out more. Simply reply to our WeChat and send us your name and your child’s name along with your phone number.