Summer Courses 2016

Week 4 with Becca – Daredevils

Week 4 with Becca – Daredevils

Monday Hello! Today we did some ice-breakers to get to know each other. We then talked about the ultimate daredevils – superheroes!! We brainstormed the superheroes that we know – and researched some of them in groups. We talked about what makes them special, their powers, their weaknesses, their secret identity (alter-ego) and their costume. […]

Week 3 afternoons with Emily

Week 3 afternoons with Emily

  Welcome to “The Great Escape”! On Monday we looked at different ways to escape from prison (dig a tunnel, climb the walls, dress up as a prison guard, break the bars, ask a friend to pick you up by helicopter, etc). Then we looked at Alcatraz prison island and did a quiz, in pairs […]

Week 3 with Becca – The Great Escape

Week 3 with Becca – The Great Escape

Monday Today we started the week with some ice-breakers! We then went onto talk about being stranded on a desert island and what items we would want with us to help us survive! We discussed these items and decided on 8 in our groups and had to explain why. We then talked about the problems […]

Week 3 – Little Adventurers with Amy

Week 3 – Little Adventurers with Amy

Monday Hello and welcome to week 3! Today we did a little nature walk around the garden, and ticked off all the things we could see. Then we read a book called ‘We’re Going On A Bear Hunt’ to practise all the vocabulary we’d learnt. Then we learnt all the points on a compass, and […]

The Great Escape with Tom

Day 1 Today we were doing different logic/lateral thinking puzzles. We also looked at magic tricks and tried to guess how the tricks were done. It was really exciting to see all the students trying to use English when working together. Day 2 We started the day by students going into groups and completing challenges […]

Week 3 Little Adventurers with Sinéad

Hello everyone! Today we had a great first class. We introduced ourselves and played some games to relax everyone. We then played with Geoguessr which brings us to anywhere on google maps. You have to look for clues to work out where in the world you are! Everyone guessed pretty close to where we were! […]

Week 3: Little Adventurers with Jess

Week 3: Little Adventurers with Jess

Welcome to Week 3: Little Adventurers!! Monday Hello to our little adventurers! Today we learned some new words like code, puzzle, maze, key and more to help us prepare for our lessons about escape and survival this week! We also experimented with different ways to leave secret messages. We make invisible ink with lemons and […]

Week 3: The Great Escape with Taylor

Week 3: The Great Escape with Taylor

Hello everyone and welcome to Week 3: The Great Escape! This week, we’ll be learning important survival skills–zombie apocalypse style! Monday Today we got to know each other a bit before I delivered the shocking news–a zombie virus outbreak has hit Europe, and we have only 36 hours to get at least 100km outside of Barcelona! […]

Summer Week 3 with Corinne

Summer Week 3 with Corinne

      Day 5 Today we’re completing our tent and writing ghost stories to tell around the campfire. See everyone at 12:30pm for presentations! Day 4 Today we made mini s’mores. They were so tasty! We also played a game to practice vocabulary. For the second half of class we worked on building our tent. […]