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This summer experience combines Home Tuition with Summer School, enabling students to benefit from personalised lessons and private accommodation with a qualified teacher, whilst attending excursions and activities with their local Bucksmore Summer School. Our new 2017 package now includes more home tuition, more excursions and more activities!

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English Level: A2 Elementary to C1 Advanced

Ages: 11-17

Suitable for: All students looking to improve English skills, build confidence and make new international friends.

Dates: 27/06/2017 – 15/08/2017

Locations: Brighton and Cambridge

Learning outcomes of the course

  • Combine a home tuition programme with a traditional summer school experience
  • Improve your English skills whilst having fun
  • Become more confident in using English in everyday situations
  • Expand your vocabulary
  • Develop your knowledge of English grammar and structures
  • Experience the English culture
  • Socialise with students from all over the world
  • Learn to discuss topics of general interest in English
  • Develop independent study skills

Homelingua advanced learning system

Studying with Homelingua

Students can choose from two fantastic locations, Cambridge or Brighton. Our qualified tutors are located within 30 minutes to the centres and offer total immersion in the family environment. Home Tuition allows students to practice their English in everyday situations, delivering rapid progress and building confidence in a short amount of time. Using the Homelingua Advanced Learning System our tutors can create a personalised course to meet our student’s language needs and study goals.

Studying with Bucksmore Summer programmes

By combining a home tuition programme with a residential summer school, our students can improve their English whilst having fun. In 2016, our students will benefit from three excursions and three evening activities every week, allowing them to socialise with other teenagers from across the world and make new friends. The exciting activities and cultural trips will allow students to get the most out of the course.

Tibet – 15 from Turkey

 

  • English level: B1 Intermediate
  • Course: Summer Focus
  • Teacher: Christina
  • Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

Tibet’s parents contacted Homelingua looking for a course focusing on his reading skills, essay writing and listening comprehension as well as having the opportunity to meet other students his age. Tibet studied on a Summer Focus course in Cambridge where he attended group activities at the Bucksmore Cambridge Summer School making new friends from around the world.

Course price includes

  • Personalised course with an experienced and qualified teacher
  • Supervision of your child
  • Accommodation in the home of the teacher with private bedroom
  • All meals taken at home
  • 2 half-day trips or activities per week and one full-day weekend trip for courses of more than 2 weeks
  • Study materials for use during the stay
  • Personalised end of course report
  • Certificate of attendance
  • Insurance

Summer Focus course fee

Summer Focus 2017

Per week 1:1 2:1 (pp)
20 hours £1500 £1200

For full information read the terms and conditions page.

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Sample
Timetable


An example of a Summer Focus course timetable.

Morning Afternoon Evening
Sunday Full-Day Summer Excursion: London Full-Day Summer Excursion: London Summer activity: Quiz Night
Monday Lesson: Listening and reading skills Seaside visit with teacher Farewell dinner with family
Tuesday Arrival airport pick up Arrive at teacher's house and settling in Dinner and meet the family
Wednesday Lesson: Needs Analysis Excursion: Visit to Hastings and the seaside Summer Activity: Scavenger Hunt
Thursday Lesson: Grammar and verb tenses Lesson: Writing Skills British Fish & Chip Supper
Friday Full-Day Summer Excursion: Visit Portsmouth and historic ships Full-Day Summer Excursion: Visit Portsmouth and historic ships Summer activity: Camp Fire
Saturday Lesson: Pronunciation Visit Brighton and museums with your teacher Dinner with the family Board Games
Sunday
Morning
Full-Day Summer Excursion: London
Afternoon
Full-Day Summer Excursion: London
Evening
Summer activity: Quiz Night
Monday
Morning
Lesson: Listening and reading skills
Afternoon
Seaside visit with teacher
Evening
Farewell dinner with family
Tuesday
Morning
Arrival airport pick up
Afternoon
Arrive at teacher's house and settling in
Evening
Dinner and meet the family
Wednesday
Morning
Lesson: Needs Analysis
Afternoon
Excursion: Visit to Hastings and the seaside
Evening
Summer Activity: Scavenger Hunt
Thursday
Morning
Lesson: Grammar and verb tenses
Afternoon
Lesson: Writing Skills
Evening
British Fish & Chip Supper
Friday
Morning
Full-Day Summer Excursion: Visit Portsmouth and historic ships
Afternoon
Full-Day Summer Excursion: Visit Portsmouth and historic ships
Evening
Summer activity: Camp Fire
Saturday
Morning
Lesson: Pronunciation
Afternoon
Visit Brighton and museums with your teacher
Evening
Dinner with the family Board Games

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