The Spanish Language summer course combines the experience of family immersion, language lessons and cultural activities. International students will stay with Spanish families, have language classes divided by language skills and a full programme of activities. Homestay in Spain is ideal for teenagers in TY and all Irish secondary school students.
Dates: July Levels: All levels Ages: 13- 17 Length of course: 1 to 4 weeks in July
Activity Programme (per week): 3 half-day / 1 full-day
Classes: Students will have 16 lessons of 45 minutes per week. To ensure optimal learning conditions, there will be a maximum of 12 students per class. Classes are divided by language skills (speaking, writing, listening and reading comprehension) plus one hour of Spanish culture from qualified teachers.
Activities: The activites in Valencia Summer Camp will be held on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4pm to 6pm.
Sample of activities: Treasure hunts, games, quiz, beach activities Sports: football, basketball, volleyball, salsa, yoga, hip-hop
DIY, photography, Valencian paella, drama. Cultural visits: Bioparc, Oceanográfic, Science Museum, History Museum.
Full day Outings: On Fridays, there will be a one-day trip approx 10 am to 5 pm. Examples of outings: Lake Anna, Calpe and Guadalest, Sagunto, Cullera
Accommodation: Homestay full board.
Students are accommodated in Spanish host families. The Spanish host families do their best to make sure the student participates in their everyday activities, sharing cultural and gastronomical experiences with them . Students spend the weekend with the host families
Many of the host families have children of a similar age to the international students and they also participate in the activities of the camp.
The families undergo a process of selection. A maximum of 2 students of different nationality can be placed with each family. On request, we can place two students of the same nationality together.
Transfer from/to VLC airport: Included
Prices: 1 week €800 : 2 weeks €1300 : 3 weeks €1750 : 4 weeks € 2250
Included: Host family accommodation in a shared room, full board, transfers in Spain to /from Valencia airport , Spanish classes, activities and outings.