Thematic Unit for our Language Immersion Camps and Classes
Epic Expedition to Spain
Embark on a thrilling journey with our “Epic Expedition to Spain” camp, a unique thematic unit designed for children with a zest for adventure and a curiosity about different cultures. This camp offers an immersive experience into the rich and vibrant culture of Spain, blending language learning with cultural exploration. Campers will dive into Spain’s fascinating history, delicious cuisine, lively festivals, and iconic landmarks, all while being fully immersed in the Spanish language.
Daily Discoveries in Spanish Culture: Each day, our young explorers will ‘travel’ to different regions of Spain, uncovering the unique customs, traditions, and histories of places like Madrid, Barcelona, Seville, and Valencia. They’ll learn about Spain’s diverse landscapes, from the sunny Mediterranean coast to the historic streets of its bustling cities.
Immersive Spanish Language Learning: Throughout their journey, campers will be immersed in the Spanish language, learning vocabulary and phrases related to Spanish culture, geography, and daily life. Our interactive approach to language learning will include storytelling, songs, and engaging discussions, making Spanish practice fun and relevant.
Exploring Spanish Cuisine: Spanish food is a feast for the senses, and campers will explore the country’s culinary delights. They’ll learn about famous Spanish dishes like paella, gazpacho, and churros, and understand the cultural significance behind these iconic foods. (We won’t be cooking at camp).
Participating in Spanish Festivals: Spain is known for its colorful and lively festivals. Our campers will learn about and participate in simulated versions of famous Spanish festivals such as La Tomatina, the Running of the Bulls, and the Feria de Sevilla.
Discovering Spanish Art and Architecture: Spain’s rich history is reflected in its art and architecture. Campers will discover the works of famous Spanish artists like Picasso and Dalí, and learn about Spain’s architectural wonders, from the Sagrada Familia to the Alhambra. Through crafts and interactive activities, they’ll get a sense of the artistic and architectural marvels of Spain.
Cultural Appreciation and Global Understanding: Our camp aims to foster a deep appreciation for Spanish culture and a broader understanding of global diversity. Children will gain insight into the Spanish way of life, developing respect and curiosity for cultures different from their own.
Join us at “Epic Expedition to Spain” for a summer filled with cultural discovery, language learning, and fun! This camp is the perfect place for children to immerse themselves in the wonders of Spanish culture, develop their Spanish language skills, and embark on an epic cultural adventure. Get ready for an unforgettable Spanish journey!