The Three Castles Experience:
An English for young learners’ programme and Harry Potter experience UK
Spring 2020 Programme dates - flyer
Summer 2020 Programme dates - flyer
Read more about our magical new programme; the Three Castles experience! This junior English course in Newcastle, Durham and Alnwick Castle gives your child the unique opportunity to study and live in three famous locations in the UK, including one of the most iconic Harry Potter filming locations. This three-week programme is available in the Spring and also in the Summer, so makes a perfect English summer camp for juniors aged 13 to 17 years old.
Learn English: Teens in Newcastle!
During the three weeks, there will be an opportunity for a one week stay in the dynamic city of Newcastle. The students will stay with a friendly English host family in Newcastle, and study at our school in the centre of this busy and historic city! Their residential experience allows them to learn more about the daily life of locals, try local food, and really feel a part of the city. Our school has 16 classrooms, a fantastic student café, helpful staff and excellent teachers.
International Camps for children in Durham
All Children and teens are welcome, as children aged 8 or over are eligible to book onto a week of this residential course in Durham! The students will stay in Durham school, which is a prestigious school that is over 600 years old. They will have the opportunity to visit some of the most picturesque and famous attractions in the North East of England, Durham Cathedral and Castle. This English summer camp and Spring programme includes learning activities for kids alongside interactive and engaging English lessons.
Alnwick Castle - Harry Potter Castle location (Hogwarts)
In the third and final week of your course, your child will live and study at Hogwarts! Alnwick Castle is one of the Harry Potter filming locations, and it is a 900-year-old castle! The magic and history of this Castle, and the beautiful surroundings make it the perfect place to study English in the UK. At Alnwick Castle you can actually take flying lessons on a broom! This makes for a brilliant and authentic Harry Potter experience.
With all three locations providing a new cultural insight into English life, this immersive and engaging three-week programme gives your child the unique opportunity to study in a fun and interactive environment!
The students will undertake 25 lessons of English language per week, which involves 15 lessons of communicative English and 10 lessons of educational activities. All lessons are taught by our fantastic and highly qualified younger learner teachers. All homestay and accommodation are full-board and the students will also receive a local travel pass and insurance!
What’s more, this programme also includes a well-organised social programme. There will be fun activities organised for three evenings per week, and on the weekends the students will have the chance to visit some well-known cities such as York and Edinburgh!
This three-week programme gives your child the perfect chance to immerse themselves in English culture and language. If you would like some more information about this course, please do not hesitate to get in touch with us by email or by giving us a call on +44 (0)191 232 9551