Youth ESL Camps
inlingua Victoria’s English Summer Youth Camp is designed for students between 10 years and 15 years of age and all abilities who want to improve their English skills. Students in this program will find that their English improves quickly and their confidence in speaking grows with each passing day! This English Summer Youth Camp is held during the months of July and August when schools are on summer break. Classes are taught by experienced, certified teachers who have taught in both public and private institutions.
Vocabulary, reading, grammar and writing are taught in this program, but the main focus is on improving speaking, listening and conversation skills.
Key features of this program are:
- Small class sizes
- Conversation practice with native English speakers
- Learning through multimedia using a combination of visual, audio and hands-on-learning
- Large and comfortable classrooms
- Different levels for all abilities
- Interesting learning materials
- Excellent student services
- Beautiful Student lounge and Waterfront patio
- International students from around the world
Learn Through Activities: Beyond the Classroom
We offer fun activities for students outside of the classroom. Daily activities are planned for students, ranging from sports to cultural events to sight-seeing and visiting city attractions. Activities aim to engage students with their learning, Canadian culture, and making new friends. Some activities include: rock-climbing, kayaking, bowling, movie nights, barbeques, swimming, hockey, and soccer.
Program Length of Study
Students may begin on any Monday, and study for any length of time between one and eight weeks. All students take the inlingua Placement Test upon arrival and receive an orientation to Victoria on the first day of school.
Program Hours Per Week
Classes are Monday to Friday from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm (classes) then 12:30 pm to 3:00 pm (activities) for a total of 5 lessons per week of English classes. After the lessons, there are activities organized each day for students to partake in. There are also special study rooms set up for students who want to do homework and other schoolwork before returning to their homestay.
Customized ESL Courses for Youth
Customized ESL Courses for Youth can be organized for youth groups interested in visiting Victoria to learn English while exploring our beautiful city and taking part in cultural and recreational activities. inlingua Victoria will customize the curriculum and activities tailored to fit the needs of groups depending on the group’s age range, interests, goals, and abilities. Custom English programs for groups often combine formal English classroom teaching with extra-curricular and social activities Custom ESL programs for groups usually involve short-term courses, and start dates depend on the requirements of the group. Beginner to advanced level custom courses are available, according to the group needs.