Language and cultural
immersion study tour
All year round
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About the tour
This tour provides a great balance between classroom-based learning and outings where the students can put their language skills into practice. The classroom time, materials and learning objectives are customized to complement the students' prior knowledge and ability and meet the school's requirements. Furthermore, students will make friends and build confidence through a fully immersive and cultural experience. This includes the option of staying with a host family, reinforcing the learning environment in a family setting and experiencing a taste of everyday life in an Australian home.
Perth offers a range of outdoor activities, from football and BBQ's in the park with family and friends, to day trips to Rottnest Island with its native animal - the quokka, or snorkelling in its crystal clear waters. The trip also includes academic days out, such as Cavensham Wildlife Park where you can get up close and personal with kangaroos and koalas, participate in team-building activities, join a conservation project, or spend an evening stargazing under the brilliance of the Milky Way.
Classroom-based learning, designed to specifically achieve your customized goals and learning objectives.
Develop the students English speaking ability through practically applied activity-based learning techniques.
Opportunities to apply learning from the classroom to real-life situations.
Participate in social events with local children, build confidence and have fun.
Participate in museum workshops, from marine biology to environmental studies and ecology.
Learn about Aboriginal culture, its history and customs.
Weekend trips to Rottnest Island to meet the famous quokkas.
Get up close and personal with some of Australia's unique and wonderful wildlife.