Celebrating Halloween at PlayThrive!

         Every year at Halloween, PlayThrive students get the chance to celebrate and show off the final products that they have been working on over the past several weeks. Teachers create a haunted house so that all students could present their works, from simple machines built by upper graders, to basic physicsContinue reading “Celebrating Halloween at PlayThrive!”

Board member applications are open!

PlayThrive is seeking new members to join its Board of Directors. PlayThrive is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting whole child education in a Mandarin immersion environment. In addition to administering the PlayThrive School, PlayThrive fosters a community of parents and educators that supports Mandarin whole child education and inspires students to appreciate Chinese culture. Continue reading “Board member applications are open!”

PlayThrive Summer Camps 2022

This summer, give your kids the chance to meet with schoolmates, make new friends, and continue their Mandarin education during Summer with the activities they’ll love.  All 3 weeks will be Mandarin Immersion camps where children will play and do projects while practicing Mandarin with the support of their teachers. These three camps, each aContinue reading “PlayThrive Summer Camps 2022”

PlayThrive is looking for new board members!

PlayThrive is currently seeking two new members to join the Board of Directors: A Director of Operations and a Director of Communications. PlayThrive is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting whole-child education in a Mandarin immersion environment. In addition to administering the PlayThrive School, the board of directors serves our community by inspiring students toContinue reading “PlayThrive is looking for new board members!”

PlayThrive Summer Camps 2021

Come to see friends, meet new schoolmates, and continue your child’s Mandarin education during Summer with the activities they’ll love. The sign-up link will be activated on Friday 4/2 at 5:00pm 6/21-25 Toys Workshop We’ll be learning about, making, and playing with children’s toys.  There will likely be a toy that spins, one that moves,Continue reading “PlayThrive Summer Camps 2021”

Happy New Year!

It has been a wonderful back-to-school week! All the kids are energetic, joyful and ready to learn more! Mandarin learning this week: This week’s theme is 新年愿望 New Year’s Resolutions, the kids shared their happy moments in the holiday and the presents they have got. They also made their wishes about the year of 2021! My new year’sContinue reading “Happy New Year!”

Moon Festival Celebration At PlayThrive School

Growing up, I enjoyed celebrating the moon festival 中秋节 as one of my favorite traditional holidays. My memory of the festival is full of the aroma of moon cakes, the fragrance of sweet osmanthus flowers and chants of old poems.  Fast forward to 2020, our PlayThrive teaching team has brought this tradition to our kidsContinue reading “Moon Festival Celebration At PlayThrive School”

Are you passionate about whole child education?

PlayThrive is currently seeking new members to join its Board of Directors. PlayThrive is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting whole-child education in a Mandarin immersion environment. In addition to administering the PlayThrive School, PlayThrive fosters a community of parents and educators that supports Mandarin whole child education and inspires students to appreciate Chinese culture.Continue reading “Are you passionate about whole child education?”

Toy Workshop | Summer Camp 2020

Updated 6/6/2020 — 2020 Summer Camp is cancelled —————————————– Come see friends, meet new schoolmates, and refresh on Chinese the week before school starts. We’ll be learning about, playing with, and making different children’s games and toys.  There will be something that spins, something that moves, and something that flies!   Limited spots are available.Continue reading “Toy Workshop | Summer Camp 2020”

Spring 2019 Tour

Now accepting applications for Kinder through 5th grades at the 2019-2020 PlayThrive Mandarin Bilingual After School program! Attend a tour to learn about our program. Tuesday, March 19 – PlayThrive Tour |  4:15pm Meet the PlayThrive teachers and see what students are up to after school! Starts at the Library. Park on Avenue Del Ora.Continue reading “Spring 2019 Tour”