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Schedule for the Summer School

Sunday 21 August: Carnegie Great Outdoor Ice-breaker Session 
Carnegie Great Outdoors is a leading provider of outdoor education. They are passionate about learning outside of the classroom and will work with the Summer School group to help everyone get to know each other! The session will offer a unique opportunity for participants to meet one another and summer school staff in an environment which encourages the establishment of individual and group friendships and the development of participants' personal and social skills.

Monday 22 to Friday 26 August: Classes 
Classes will be taught by our experienced teachers at Headingley Campus. Classrooms are spacious and well-equipped and there is additional online support for the lessons. Of course, Wi-Fi is available throughout the campus and there are extensive English language and IT resources in the library. The course aims to improve students’ English language skills and their knowledge of British culture by introducing them to this beautiful region of the UK. Morning lessons will develop language skills and help students to improve their grammar and to develop their knowledge of vocabulary. Afternoon lessons will focus on aspects of British culture and on places of interest in this region.

Wednesday 24 August, Afternoon: Social Activity in local region
This will be a great opportunity to explore the district surrounding Leeds. You will visit one of the surrounding towns where you can engage with British life first-hand, and learn about the area’s rich local heritage and culture.

Monday 22 to Friday 26 August: Evening Social Activity and Dinner
There will be a social activity to get involved in either on campus or in Leeds. You could be catching a movie at the cinema, seeing a show at the theatre or ten-pin bowling. Dinner will always be included too.

Saturday 27 August: Day trip to the seaside
You will visit the beautiful Yorkshire coast and find out what a traditional British seaside resort is really like.  

Sunday 28 August: Day trip to a theme park
A day out to a local theme park will give you the chance to hang out with new friends.