TEG’s winter language school Camp America
“English. Leadership. Creativity”
is a unique opportunity for pupils to dive into American culture and get incomparable studying and communication experience with native English speakers, as well as spend time with pleasure, study English and build leadership skills, while expanding your creativity and self-empowerment.
From 2 to 8 January 2017
It’s never too early to start investing in your child’s future!
- Every day in Camp America is a celebration! The best way to know the culture of a foreign country is to communicate with native speakers and to become familiar with its traditions and holidays. That’s why every day in Camp America devoted to a bright holiday in the United States of America.
- English lessons are held by native speakers and divided into 3 themes.
1 theme – America on the world’s map. Sub-themes: history, states and geography, Presidents, political framework, economy.
2 theme – the culture of America. Sub-themes: literature, music, movies, cuisine, art.
3 theme – bright holidays and traditions of America. Sub-themes: Christmas, New Year, Independence Day, Halloween, Thanksgiving. All lessons are held in warm atmosphere and tailored to the level of campers’ proficiency.
- A unique opportunity for campers to participate in Washington Summer Business & Diplomacy Leadership Academy, including live Skype teleconferences with professionals in Washington and New York who will lead mini-seminars: “basic budget building and financial planning” from a financial analyst, “world events and diplomacy” from a US Ambassador, “following the news” from an NBC News journalist, “service in our communities” from a civil society activist, and “starting a business” from a real estate developer/entrepreneur.
- Journalism school is tailor-made express-program to familiarize children with the profession of journalism and its various forms, such as print, television and Internet journalism. In addition to fundamentals of journalism and public speaking, there will be practical sessions on writing texts, interviewing, and investigating the news. Learn the basics of media following the example of the leading NBC News channel. Classes are led by a New York and London NBC News former journalist.
- Camp America is a great place for leisure, too. Skiing and snowboarding, winter sports activity, documentary and feature films of American cinematography, theater performances, afternoon tea, music, sports, crafts and other activities are conducted in English, with the strategic goal to expand vocabulary and break down barriers to communicating in English.
- Creative classes directly related to the holiday of the day.
- The evening event is a wrap-up celebration of the day and fun! Every evening on the territory of Camp America takes place a “knowledge and creativity” celebration: brain-rings, the election of the President and members of the Congress of Camp America, bbq, disco, songs, dances, flash mobs, games and lots of other fun!
Castle-hotel Vyshegrad is a wonderful country recreation near Kyiv. Away from the bustling metropolis Camp America will escape from daily routine, enjoy the pristine beauty of nature and mostly important will study and have rest with pleasure.
Str. Spasska, 25
ДChildren have an opportunity to spend their holidays with pleasure, celebrate Christmas, better learn the beauty of their great country, and get inspired for the next school semester!
At the camp:
playground for winter sports
library with English literature
arts and crafts
TEG’s winter language school Camp America
“English. Leadership. Creativity” from 2 to 8 January 2017
Cost of the program: 13 500 UAH.
Registration deadline: December 20
The cost of the program includes:
- tailor-made curriculum for students based on age and level of language skills
- 24/7 English language environment with native English speakers, including intensive English lessons for 3 hours per day
- daily cultural and sport activities in English
- excursion program
- Christmas gala dinner celebration
- educational Skype conferences with leaders from TEG’s Washington Summer Business & Diplomacy Leadership Academy
- medical insurance
- superior accommodation at a top-level resort
- full-board meals
- learning materials
- pocket expenses