Skinner Creek ESL (English)
English Summer Camp 2019:
Camp 1: June 30th to July 25th
Camp 2: July 26th to August 20th
Skinner Creek English Summer Camp and Guest Ranch specializes in a unique English/adventure program. This English program allows students to come to British Columbia, Canada and experience the outdoors and also be involved in an intensive English program.
Skinner Creek ESL (English) Summer Camp has 2 English programs;
one ESL camp for younger students aged 8-10 and another ESL camp for students aged 11-18. All English camp activities are modified for each age group.
The students study English for approximately 3 hours per day during the week, under the supervision and instruction of qualified ESL teachers. The focus of the lessons will be sentence structure and grammar, reading comprehension, essay writing and conversation. Conversational English is be the most stressed part of the English program.
The students are individually assessed and put on a program that best suits their level of understanding. This English summer program can combine beginners, with very little knowledge, to the more advanced at one time.
Skinner Creek English Summer Camp has a maximum capacity of 16, providing wonderful opportunities for interaction and attention to each student.
Students' safety is a priority for the staff of Skinner Creek English Summer Camp. Students are monitored at all times and supervisors are in the cabins with the students at night. Staff members have St. John's First Aid and Transportation and Wilderness First Aid. A medical clinic is nearby and accessible 24 hours.
English summer camp
Students are picked up at the Vancouver Airport (YVR) and dropped off again for their individual flights. Transportation to and from the ranch will be provided as well as overnight stays in Vancouver.
English summer camp
Class hours are Monday to Friday, 9:00am - 12:00pm with a 10 minute break. Students are challenged in conversation and all academic English skills.
Students will have the luxury of staying in one of our modern log cabins or in the comfort of the main lodge. A counsellor is present with the students at all times to supervise and ensure safety.
MEALS: All meals and snacks are served in the lodge dining area. Meals are prepared in a Canadian style with the occasional theme night. All food is home cooked.
STAFF: All activity supervisors and camp counsellors at Skinner Creek ESL Summer Camp and Guest Ranch are experienced in and capable of teaching each outdoor adventure and will modify each activity to the level appropriate for the students. All English teachers are qualified in teaching English as a Second Language.