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Italian Camp in Italy

Our camps in Italy for kids and teenagers combine Italian language lessons with various social activities and include accommodation, in homestay or residence. However it is always possible to register to a day camp only if accommodation is not required.

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Italian Camp in Lignano (near Venice)

Ages: 12 to 18 years old

Lignano, a peninsula stretching into the Adriatic Sea, is situated between Venice and Trieste. Lignano is a popular holiday resort with a mild, healthy climate and outstanding facilities for sport and entertainment. With its lively atmosphere and excellent amenities, Lignano provides the ideal environment for study and leisure.

The summer school is in the mid-zone of Lignano between the deep blue of the sea and the peaceful green of the luxurious pinewood. It is in a pleasant residential village, Villagio Adriatico, which hosts holiday programmes for Italian and international teenagers. Our junior centre has an extensuve pinewood park, a wide private beach and numerous sports facilities such as swimming pool, basketball, volleyball and soccer courts. It is the perfect setting to have outdoor classes and to organize sports and leisure activities. Our courses are specifically aimed for teenagers, held by experienced teachers.


During the activities students are divided in groups according to their age, whereas for Italian classes groups are formed according to language knowledge:

12-14 years: Young students are closely monitored, the programme foresees 1 supervisor every 15 students. They are hosted in a residential centre with full-board. Boys and girls sleep in separate triple rooms with private bathroom. Students will enjoy the many sport and leisure activities and evening activities are always under the supervision of the group's tutor and are tailored to age group.

15-16 years: Supervision is foreseen for the young students, however they can move independently in the resort. Students can choose from a wide range of sports and creative activities. During evening activities outside the holiday camp students are always escorted by our supervisors. They are hosted in a residential centre with full board in triple rooms with private bathroom.

17-18 years: Separated from the students of the younger age groups, senior students are hosted in a comfortable residence with full board. The tutors will reside on-site for support and assistance. The activities are conceived to meet the students' wish to have fun, to move, to practice sports or express their own creative ideas. Students will enjoy more freedom and the activities organized for them are customizedto their interest.


Key features:

- Suitable for young learners aged 12 to 18 years old
- Fully equipped Junior centre with dining, leisure and activity rooms.
- Attractive outdoor facilities (private beach)
- Sport facilities: swimming pool, basketball, volleyball, soccer and tennis courts.
- Full board residential accommodation in a room with 2, 3, 4 beds and private bathroom
- Nursing station with a doctor in attendance 24 hours a day to deal with any medical problem.
- Enjoyable and safe stay with supervision and security rules for the younger guests
- Our qualified staff are resident in the centre
- Rich programme of sports and leisure activities
- Full day excursion once a week
- Transfer service in and out from Venice airport or close railway station


Italian Tuition:

Our courses have balanced programmes of Italian language tuition combined with carefully supervised sport, creative leisure activities and excursions. Italian lessons involve speaking, listening, reading and writing in lively and informal small classes with no more than 12 students in a group. Classes are held outdoors. Teachers are all highly qualified and are carefully selected for their experience in teaching young learners.

Lessons: 20 lessons per week, 4 per day. Each lesson lasts 45 minutes.
Duration: minimum 2 weeks
Groups: Max. 12 students
Levels: From beginner to advanced level.


Sport and Leisure Activities:

Students can choose from a wide range of sports and creative activities according to their taste and interests. Every Sunday afternoon our staff presents to the students the weekly programme of leisure activities, according to their age group. The instructors will encourage students to practice their Italian as they work with them to develop new skills in the afternoon activity sessions.

- Sports:
o Tennis
o Soccer and Beach soccer
o Volleyball
o Beach volley
o Swimming
o Basketball
o Skating

- Creative leisure activities:
o School magazine, written and edited by students
o Italian songs
o Cooking classes

- Fun leisure activities:
o Evening walks in town
o Discotheque
o Beach games

- Excursions (once a week there will be a full day excursion, students will be escorted by experienced members of staff):
o Venice
o Verona
o Gardaland
o Trieste


Typical Daily Programme:

08:00-09:40: rise and breakfast
09:00-10:30: Italian language tuition
10:30-10:50: Break
10:50-12:20: Italian language tuition

12:30-14:30: Lunch and relaxation
14:30-18:30: Afternoon activities
18:30-19:30: Rest, homework and private study

19:30-20:30: Dinner
20:30- : Evening activities