Thematic Unit for our Language Immersion Camps and Classes

Space Odyssey 

Prepare for an interstellar adventure with our “Space Odyssey” camp, a unique thematic unit that combines the wonder of space exploration with the excitement of learning a new foreign language. Designed for children who dream of stars, planets, and galaxies far away, this camp will take them on a journey through the cosmos, all while immersing them in a new language environment.

Daily Galactic Missions: Each day, our campers will embark on a new space-themed mission, exploring different aspects of astronomy and space science. From learning about our solar system’s planets to diving into the mysteries of black holes and distant galaxies, campers will discover the vastness and beauty of space.

Language Learning Among the Stars: As young astronauts explore the universe, they will also be learning a new language. Vocabulary and phrases related to space, astronomy, and scientific exploration will be integrated into our daily activities. This approach makes language learning both exciting and relevant, allowing children to use their new language skills in a context that fascinates them.

Interactive Space Activities: “Space Odyssey” is filled with engaging and educational space-themed activities. Campers will build paper rockets, create their own star maps, and participate in simulated space missions. These hands-on activities not only deepen their understanding of space science but also help to develop their language skills in a fun, interactive setting.

Cultural Connections and Global Space Exploration: Our exploration of space also includes learning about different countries’ contributions to space exploration. This aspect of the program promotes an understanding of global collaboration in the scientific community and the shared human quest for knowledge.

Join us at “Space Odyssey” for a summer of cosmic adventure, learning, and fun! This camp is the perfect place for children to indulge their curiosity about the universe, develop language skills, and gain a scientific perspective on the wonders of space. Get ready for an unforgettable journey into the cosmos!

Linguist Apprentices (Ages 3-5) – Through music and play, campers will develop their conversational skills in a second language. Children will engage in arts and crafts and hands-on projects while learning another language.

Language Ambassadors (Ages 6-10) – Campers will participate in project-based learning activities that will help them connect the foreign language they are learning to meaning, providing them the opportunity to develop their conversational skills while learning about fun and interesting topics.