Sending your child overseas for a summer camp is never an easy decision for any parent, and it is probably easier to just say “No” and forget about the whole thing. So, why have I decided to say “Yes” and send my child to summer camp in Israel? Two words: Big Idea.
It’s amazing to see how aware children are with the progress they make at camp. Sure, it’s fun, but it’s so much more: they become independent, mature, and develop their personality. When you turn all of that into an Israel camp experience, the effect is even bigger.
Summer vacation has an endless […]
Bright, warm weather, delicious food, amazing views, ancient history across the country and tons of activities indoors and outdoors. There are many reasons why spending a summer in Israel is a unique experience for everyone. Whether it’s the whole family or just the kids coming for a summer camp, there is a multitude of […]
If you are already coming to Israel for a summer camp – That’s great! It would be the best summer you can have. But, there are some additions you can make in order to make the most out of your visit to Israel. Since you’re traveling all this way for a visit in such […]
In addition to her position, Sharon is operating our Hanukkah and Passover camps and also leading the MAX program for integrating campers with special needs.
Sharon joined BIG IDEA before summer 2016 and was in charge of maintaining the connection with parents and soon became a part of our big family.
Why Nir Ha’Emek?
Many kids experience school as a negative environment – strict rules, crowded classrooms and very little practical training sometimes makes schools unfriendly for children.
How did we manage to break this pattern and create a world where learning is an amazing and empowering experience for children? BIG IDEA revealing all the secrets:
As parents you want your child to gain knowledge, but which method is best – guided or self learning? Is the process of learning first-hand the best, or is it better to be taught by an experienced educator? Here are some insights about the subject.
Each method has its pros and […]
Young girls are interested in technology studies and are as good as boys, if not better. When they grow up, the infamous transition happens: a gender gap in anything related to technological professions. Don’t miss out on your daughter’s talent! Give her a chance to blossom in the technological summer camp.
At camp, away from home, children enjoy variety of benefits: making new friends, earning self confidence and developing independence. At israeli tech-camp though, there are unique benefits that your children could enjoy. Continue to read if you want to know how participating in BIG IDEA’s camp would influence your child: