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English Summer Camp for Teenagers

English Summer Camp for Teenagers

The ISI “English in Action” summer camp is a fun and exciting way for teenagers to learn English. Located in city-centre Dublin, the programme includes 20 hours tuition per week and over 25 hours of stimulating social and cultural activities, with a focus on developing confidence and putting English into action in real-life situations.

Key Points

  • Winner of the Study Travel "English Language School Europe Award" 2014, 2016 and 2018
  • Duration from 1 week to 7 weeks, from June 24th to August 18th, 2019 
  • City-centre location, 5 minutes from O'Connell Street
  • Beautiful school facilities in a prestigious Private School 
  • 20 hours of English lessons each week 
  • Focus on putting English into Action and building confidence speaking English 
  • International classes 
  • Hot lunch each day served in school cafe 
  • Live with an Irish Host Family 35-40 minutes from centre by bus/train
  • Over 30 hours per week of social, cultural and sporting events each week (e.g. museums, tours, dance, football, basketball etc.)
  • 2 Evening Activities per week (e.g. disco, table quiz, Irish dance, drama) 
  • 1 full day bus tour each Saturday 

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School Facilities

The camp takes place in Belvedere College, a prestigious and historic private high school in Dublin’s city-centre. The school has been a centre of excellence for many years, and in fact, James Joyce was a student there in 1894. The school boasts excellent facilities which we are delighted to offer to our students including:

  • Bright classrooms with interactive whiteboards
  • Student Restaurant
  • Courtyard for relaxing breaks
  • Outdoor secure courtyard
  • All weather outdoor sports pitch
  • Indoor gym hall
  • Café

Lesson Themes

This programme consists of 20 hours tuition per week, including General English and English in Action or task-based Projects, designed to encourage interaction in a practical environment. With General English lessons taking place in the classroom, English in Action Projects are a wonderful opportunity to engage with local, native speakers through street surveys, interviews, educational role plays, and short trips to the vast array of local markets. Our highly qualified and experienced teachers have been handpicked for their dynamic and energetic teaching approach, guaranteeing an engaging and rewarding student experience. Students will cover 2-3 topics per week.

A sample of these topics are listed below:

  • Crime & Punishment
  • Music, Movies & Art
  • Pop Culture & Social Media
  • Irish Culture
  • History & Folklore
  • Adventure & Travel
  • Shopping
  • Money & Advertising
  • Health, Medicine & Science

English in Action

English in Action Projects also take students outside the classroom. Students are encouraged to present their findings from each project to the class in the form of a lively presentation, debate, etc., and are encouraged to make use of the whiteboards and computers to illustrate their findings.The class is given an opportunity to ask questions about the presentation, and a vote is taken at the end of the lesson to decide which projects were the most engaging, informative, and educational. Below are some descriptive examples of the engaging English in Action Projects the students will participate in:

  • Tourist Office Visit
  • Garden of Rememberance Excursion
  • Artistic Exhibitions
  • Street Surveys
  • Interviews
  • Historical Market Visit

Fees 

All packages include: Weeks Fee
  • Airport transfers
  • 20 lessons (60 mins X 20) 
  • Host family, half board 
  • Hot lunch at school (Mon.-Fri.)
  • 5 afternoon activities
  • 2 evening activities
  • 1 Saturday excursion
  • Travel Pass
1 week  835
2 weeks 1,495
3 weeks 2,135
4 weeks 2,775
5 weeks 3,445
6 weeks  4,105
7 weeks 4,755

For further information, you can download our Summer Camp 2019 Brochure here  or contact our Junior Programmes Manager Zivile for information. 

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