LANGUAGE IMMERSION SUMMER CAMP 2013
INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL OF THE PENINSULA
Early Bird Special Sign Up By March 15th!
Chinese • French • Spanish
The International School of the Peninsula’s Language Immersion Summer Camp is designed to give children entering Nursery (3 years old by October 1, 2013) through Kindergarten (entering 1st grade 2013) a unique opportunity to spend their summer break learning or improving in a second language. Students are grouped according to grade level.
The camp, available in French, Mandarin Chinese, and Spanish consists of three different two-week sessions. Sessions run June 24th - August 2nd, Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m with an optional half day schedule from 7:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. ISTP's 2013 Summer Camp offers many language immersion opportunities to students and consists of a combination of language classes and afternoon activities taught in the target language to increase each student's exposure to the language. Beginner students will learn basic language skills and will be taught vocabulary relevant to daily life.
The Language Immersion Summer Camp is staffed by experienced and qualified teachers.
PLEASE NOTE: Due to an expansion project on Cohn campus, Summer Camp will not be available for incoming 2nd grade thru 8th grade this year.
Deadline to register is May 15, 2013
OPTIMAL EXPOSURE TO LANGUAGE • FUN SPORTS AND CULTURAL ACTIVITIES
Most of the afternoon activities are taught in the target language in which will students benefit from a full immersion environment to complement morning language classes. Depending on enrollment, two or more of the following activities will be offered each week for each language.
Mandarin: Chinese Dance, Games, Chinese Brush Painting, Arts & Crafts, Cooking, Chinese Acrobatics, and Singing.
French: Dance, Basketball, Games, Arts & Crafts, Cooking, Acrobatics, and Singing.
Spanish: Latin Dances and Folkore, Sports, Games, Arts & Crafts, Cooking, Reading, and Singing.
Healthy bag lunches can be ordered online. A link to Taste Nutrition website will be available at a later time.
All sessions include one exciting assembly (guest speaker, performance, or demonstration) for all students. PreK and Kindergarten students will enjoy a weekly fieldtrip.