English & Multi Activity – Donegal Town Campus
Age 12-17 | Arrival Day Sunday/Monday | Accommodation Homestay |
| Course Dates: Summer: 30 June – 11 August 2024 |
Our English and Multi Activity Programme is designed for individuals and groups who wish to travel to Ireland with the overall goal of improving their English language ability while at the same time providing them with an action-packed activity, social and cultural programme.
An action-packed programme suitable for students who wish to try a wide range of activities including surfing, supping, hillwalking, team games, Gaelic football, Irish dancing, volleyball, basketball, hockey and badminton.
Evening activities include waterbus, selfie tour, treasure hunts, group games and DELS Olympics,
Saturdays excursion include trips to Slieve League, Waterworld and Bundoran, Lasertag and Leterkenny, The walls of Derry and Derry City.
Set in our Donegal Town campus, The English classes run for 3 hours every morning/afternoon, depending on the level of the students. We use Project Based Learning with our junior students. The students work on a project that engages them in solving a real-world problem or answering a complex question while aimed at their level in English. They demonstrate their knowledge and skills by creating a public product or presentation for a real audience. As a result, students develop deep content knowledge as well as critical thinking, collaboration, creativity, and communication skills. On average, there are 12 students per class, with a maximum of 15.
All hosts ensure a warm Irish welcome to all guests. All hosts are garda vetted, inspected annually and within a 15-minute drive of the school. Hosts collect and drop off the students each day.
Generally, there are 1/2/3 junior students per family. Juniors residing at host family have their breakfast and dinner with the family, a packed lunch at school Monday to Saturday and lunch with the family on Sunday. On Saturday evening, students have dinner in the town, followed by their activity.
Donegal Town is an attractive vibrant town overlooking Donegal Bay with a backdrop of the Bluestack Mountains on the Wild Atlantic Way. Traditionally a Market Town with a Diamond at its centre it is easily accessible for visitors and locals to explore the abundance of shops, dining, cultural and heritage attractions, bars and entertainment suitable for all tastes and ages.
The school is located within a five-minute walk of the town centre and offers state of the art classrooms, school canteen and also has extensive sports facilities including grass pitches, tennis/basketball courts, gymnasium and athletic track.
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