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Promoting the take-up of languages and student mobility

Summer Holiday Language Immersion Challenge

Date: 
Monday, 27 June, 2022 - 09:00 to Monday, 12 September, 2022 - 15:30
Event Type: 
Other
Region: 
West Midlands
Location: 
In schools

NB This activity is open to all schools in the UK

 

The Summer Holiday Language Immersion Challenge is aimed at students in years 7 to 13 and is designed to keep them practising their target language during the long summer break.

Students each receive a booklet containing 14 activities for them to complete, ranging from sending an email, watching a film or reading a teenagers blog in the target language to name just a few.

Participants will be awarded Gold, Silver or Bronze certificates after the summer holidays, depending on how many of the challenges they have completed.

There are an optional 5 advanced challenges for those students in years 10 to 13, and if they complete all of these as well as the first 14 challenges, they are awarded a Platinum certificate.

The challenge booklet and certificates are attached and available for teachers to download.