2019-20"Whiskers & Friends" Reading Day
 

Programme Details

 

Date

Monday to Friday (except public holidays)

Time

40 to 50 minutes for one session (number and timing of sessions can be arranged for individual schools)

Participants

K1 to K3 students

Headcount

A minimum of 80 students

Fee

Free of charge

Programme

For each session:

  1. Storytelling and games conducted by Education Ambassador
  2. Interaction with an Ocean Park mascot

Each participating kindergarten will receive the “Whiskers & Friends” Kindergarten Education Kit. Each student participant will receive a “Whiskers & Friends: Journey to the Jungle of Giants” storybook and a souvenir.

*Programme details subject to change according to individual venues. Ocean Park reserves the right to make final decisions on the programme.

Application Procedure

 


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FAQ

 

Q1

What is the programme about?

A1

Stories on conservation; interactive games and interaction with mascots. These activities are related to the “Whiskers & Friends” Kindergarten Education Kit. For more details, please visit https://www.oceanpark.com.hk/tc/education-conservation/education/teaching-resources/whiskers-friends-kindergarten-education-kit

Q2

What is the role of the school co-organiser?

A2

To provide venue and equipment as required, e.g. computers, A/V and sound system, performers’ changing room

Q3

What is required of the performers’ changing room?

A3

  • Usable space of around 3 m (length) x 3 m (width) x 2.5 m (height)
  • Room door and passage to venue of at least 0.8 m (width) and 1.83 m (height)
  • Located near the programme venue (best to be on the same floor)
  • Include 2 chairs and 2 power sockets, air-conditioning, lighting, door lock with key
  • Room door and windows should all be covered so that the room interior cannot be seen from the outside
  • No entry of school staff during the period of use

Q4

If our headcount falls short of 80, can we still apply?

A4

Priority is given to schools with over 80 students for “Whiskers & Friends” Reading Day. We will also try to arrange for kindergartens with fewer than 80 students to take part in a “Whiskers & Friends” Reading Carnival at a primary school in the same district.

Q5

Is it possible to change our application information after submission?

A5

Schools can only submit their application online once. Should changes be necessary, please email the relevant change, school name and reference number of application to opahk-news@oceanpark.com.hk.

Enquiry

 

Discovery & Education Department, Ocean Park Hong Kong

Tel:

(+852) 3923 2323
Once you have called the Hotline and selected the language, please press [4] to contact the Discovery & Education Department.

Fax:

(+852) 2518 8665

Email:

opahk-news@oceanpark.com.hk