Saints Gills Canterbury Summer School is located near the famous Canterbury Cathedral. The educational institution, founded in 597, is located in the historical center of the city. Teaching students for summer courses takes place on the campus of King's School. One of the oldest educational institutions of Canterbury is known for its high academic rating, developed internal infrastructure. On the campus of St Giles Junior summer Canterbury there are all conditions for comfortable living, boring pastime, effective teaching.
Holidays spent at the St Giles Summer School will be remembered by every student. Staying in the language environment will ensure rapid progress in English, a rich extra-curricular program will give a lot of vivid impressions and positive emotions, the multicultural community of the school will find many new friends.
Short information. English course for those wishing to improve general language skills and focus on the development of spoken language.
About the course. The medium-intensive program allows you to combine study and rest in Britain. In the lesson, students are given the opportunity to update their knowledge of grammar, fill up their vocabulary, and practice their conversational speech. During excursions and entertainment, children continue to improve their language skills.
Students age: 8 - 12 years.
Start dates: 09.07 - 06.08.
Requirements for admission: the minimum level of English is beginner.
The result of the study: language progress, quality rest in Canterbury, acquaintance with the British educational environment, acquiring new friends among representatives of other nationalities.
Class size: 10 to 12 people.
Lesson duration: 50 minutes.
Cost: £ 995 per week, including accommodation at the residence, Meals 3 times a day, study 25 lessons per week, day trips, sports and entertainment events in the lunch and evening.
Students are offered accommodation in the residence on the King's School campus. In the building there are 1 - 4-bed rooms. Facilities in the residence are shared. The sanitary unit is provided for 4 students. In general, the hostel also has a kitchen, a laundry, a recreation room.
Students are offered a comprehensive board meal. Hot breakfasts, lunches and dinners are served in the school cafeteria, on the campus of which courses are held. During the excursions, students are provided with a lunch box. The menu in the school cafeteria is traditional. Students are offered British, European, vegetarian dishes.
Each course includes an extracurricular and excursion program. The first is represented by daytime, evening activities. In the afternoon, students are offered sports classes, creative master classes, and much more. The evening program can be presented by discos, barbecues, film shows, concerts, etc.
The excursion program St Giles Junior summer Canterbury is divided into two blocks. Each includes 2 excursions. Some are designed for half a day, others for the whole day. Short excursions include the possibility of visiting the Castle of Leeds, Dover, Howletts Wildlife Park, various facilities of Canterbury. Calculated for the day - getting to know the sights of London, Hastings, Windsor and Brighton.
Students of the summer courses in Canterbury are offered morning sessions. Such a schedule is convenient for combining studies with active rest on vacation and tourism.
Summer English courses are held at the King's School. Students are engaged in spacious classrooms, receive on hand all the necessary teaching and methodological materials. For recreation in the building there is a living room, a hall. Also in the school there is a student kitchen, a computer center, a library. Wireless internet is available throughout the campus.
The sports infrastructure of the school is represented by open playgrounds, a swimming pool, a sports center and tennis courts. To these objects students of summer courses St Giles have free access.
Dates: July 9 - August 6, 2017
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