Christmas Camp in Leysin
December 14 - 23, 2018 (10 days)
10 unique days of interesting courses, seminars, research and project-based learning. The Christmas camp will also include presentations, debates, an international Olympiad in English online and excursions plus fun activities and even a Christmas market in Montreux .
14 Dec 2018 Arrival Geneva Airport / Transfer to Leysin
15 Dec 2018 Camp Introduction / Leysin / Activities
16 Dec 2018 High Tech Camp / Christmas Market Montreux / Evening Activities
17 Dec 2018 High Tech Workshop / Toboggan Park / Evening Activities
18 Dec 2018 High Tech Research / Ski & Snowboarding / Evening Activities
19 Dec 2018 High Tech Research / Tennis, Football, Swimming, Ice skating
20 Dec 2018 IMT Genius Olympiad, OPTIONAL, (English Language) / Ski & Snowboarding
21 Dec 2018 High Tech Presentations / Ski & Snowboarding CUP
22 Dec 2018 High Tech Project Defence / Christmas Dinner
23 Dec 2018 Departure
Price: 1 995 CHF
- Welcome meeting in Leysin, Christmas HT Camp with 10 days of programme, FB accommodation (2-3 beds), excursions (Leysin, Aigle Castle, Montreux Christmas Market, Chillon Castle, Vevey) Toboggan Park, Ski or Snowboarding, Christmas Dinner, Certificates & Diplomas!
High Tech Camp Description:
The students will be presented Project-Based Learning techniques.
Day 1 - Workshop: The students will be choosing interesting topics for PBL (Entrepreneurship, Life Science, High-Tech (STEM / Robotics). During the workshops, students in mini groups will be discussing what they know already about a selected topic. Students will be presented the goal for their PBL.
Day 2 - Research: The students will be guided to research selected topics in order to have enough knowledge and information to achieve their goal for the final presentation.
Day 3 - Debates: The students will continue to research in the format of debates, using the education model of cooperation and collaboration in order to reach final conclusions.
Day 5 - Presentation: The students in mini groups will prepare a draft of their presentation, based on discussed and researched material. Own point of view of their mini group. The student will vote the best presentation that describes the Goal of their Project.
Day 6 - Project Defence: The students as a team will work on the final presentation defence. All students will be awarded certificates and prizes.
Package Price Does NOT include:
Visa fee - around 75 CHF, Insurance - Active sport, Airline TKTS, Airport transfer - 100 CHF, Ski rental & Lift Tickets
Health and accident (active sport) insurance
Signed Parental Consent for ski and snowboarding