Welcome to the third week of BROWNS English Language School‘s Junior Holiday Program on the stunning Gold Coast! As we step into another week filled with excitement and exploration, we are thrilled to continue our journey of language learning, cultural discovery, and unforgettable experiences. This week promises a captivating blend of topics, from culinary adventures and daily routines to the history of Australia and the magic of Dreamworld. Our dedicated team of teachers is eager to guide our students through engaging activities, fostering camaraderie among classmates and creating lasting memories. Get ready for an enriching week ahead as we delve into the wonders of the Gold Coast and beyond!

Monday, 31st July 2023 – Cooking and Recipes
The beginning of the week welcomed a group of new students with enthusiasm and warmth. We kicked off the day by introducing the exciting topic of “Cooking and Recipes.” To get everyone engaged, we played a fun warm-up game that involved exploring foods from around the world and discovering various cuisines. Through lively discussions, we even voted on which country has the best food, sparking friendly debates and cultural appreciation.

Building their culinary vocabulary and grammar skills, they creatively wrote and shared recipes with the class, fostering a sense of teamwork.

For the highlight of the day, we embarked on an interactive cooking activity. Working in teams, the students prepared the delicious Australian treat – Lamingtons. The joy and excitement filled the room as they got hands-on experience in the kitchen and eagerly anticipated the mouthwatering results!

Tuesday, 1st August 2023 – Daily Routines
A fresh day brought a whole new topic – “My Routine.” The students embraced the opportunity to learn how to discuss their daily activities, both in Australia and their home countries. Through engaging lessons, they explored hobbies, activities, the simple present tense, and adverbs of frequency.

In the afternoon, a lively gathering took place as students from different classes joined together for a thrilling game of tenpin bowling at Strike. Amidst laughter, they practiced speaking English and strengthened their friendships.

Wednesday, 2nd August 2023 – Indigenous Culture
On this day, the focus shifted to “Indigenous (Aboriginal) Culture.” Building on the previous day’s learning, students explored the past structures of English while also diving into intriguing facts about Aboriginals. They watched videos about dreamtime stories and marvelled at the beauty of Aboriginal art.

In the afternoon, their creative spirits soared as they engaged in their very own dot painting, drawing inspiration from the rich heritage of Aboriginal artistry.

Thursday, 3rd August 2023 – Home Town
Thursday brought a fascinating topic to the table – “Home Town.” The students eagerly shared their personal connections, talking about their cities and proudly displaying pictures. Prepositions of place and directions warmed up the class, setting the stage for an immersive experience.

To further enhance their understanding, captivating videos about their cities provided an enriching learning experience, expanding their city vocabulary and cultural knowledge. The afternoon turned into an exciting adventure at the Archie Brothers Arcade, where students bonded with their classmates while revelling in arcade games.

Friday, 4th August 2023
As the week approached the end, the excitement soared with the focus on the mesmerising “Gold Coast.” The students expressed their fondness for this coastal paradise, with unanimous agreement that the beach was their favourite place to be.

Their knowledge about Gold Coast flourished as they explored its most iconic attractions – the majestic buildings, pristine beaches, enchanting hinterland, and thrilling theme parks. With the highly-anticipated Dreamworld excursion on the horizon, they delved into amusement park vocabulary and expressions, engaging in the delightful task of creating their own amusement park ideas through captivating posters/PowerPoint presentations.

As the day unfolded, the entire program came together for an enjoyable movie session at the school. Amidst cinematic delight, they savoured an assortment of Australian snacks, cherishing the shared moments that made this week truly unforgettable.

Saturday, 5th August 2023 – Gold Coast
Saturday was an action-packed day of adventure as our students embarked on an unforgettable journey to the renowned Dreamworld theme park on the Gold Coast. The anticipation was palpable as they entered a world of exhilarating rollercoasters, captivating Australian wildlife encounters, and an array of exciting rides. The day was filled with awe-inspiring moments, from the jaw-dropping tiger shows to the heart-pounding thrills of the rides. As they navigated through the captivating attractions, their eyes lit up with awe and wonder. Laughter and excitement echoed through the park as the students embraced the magic of Dreamworld. It was a day where imaginations soared and friendships deepened, creating cherished memories that will forever hold a special place in our hearts. Dreamworld proved to be the ultimate playground of fun and excitement, leaving the students with hearts full of joy and experiences to treasure for a lifetime.

Thank you for joining us on this extraordinary journey through the third week of our Junior Holiday Program on the Gold Coast! We hope you’ve enjoyed the captivating stories, the laughter-filled adventures, and the valuable insights into language learning and cultural exploration. But hold on tight, because the excitement doesn’t end here! Next week, we have even more thrilling experiences, engaging activities, and heartwarming moments in store for you. Whether it’s exploring new topics, embarking on exciting outings, or forming lifelong friendships, week 4 promises to be an unforgettable continuation of our Junior Holiday Program. So mark your calendars and be sure to join us for the next chapter of our thrilling adventure. We can’t wait to have you back with us next week! Until then, have a fantastic time, stay curious, and see you soon!

Since 2003, BROWNS English Language School has delivered world-class English Language training to international students from around the world. More than 35,000 students from 102 nationalities have completed a BROWNS program, making BROWNS one of the leading private ELICOS providers in Queensland for adults and young learners.


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