Creating a Universal Network

TEEN EAGLE UK TRIP

Teen Eagle UK trip will be for those students who are selected from the on-line competition to attend, by the Teen Eagle Online Competition Judges.

CRITERIA TO QUALIFY FOR UK TRIP

The students who will go on the trip are students who:
⦁ Perform well in the on-line competition and are selected for the trip
⦁ Do not have any disciplinary issues at school (schools will be asked to confirm same)
⦁ Accept the Terms and Conditions
⦁ Perform well academically at school
⦁ Are willing to improve his/her English
⦁ Whose parents/guardians can afford the costs related to fund the trip
⦁ Are always following instructions and guidance provided by their educator, mentor or supervisor

UK TRIP ACTIVITIES

The following are activities the students can look forward to:
⦁ Daily 5 hours English lessons to help students improve their daily English speaking skills
⦁ Meal time – 3 meals daily – breakfast, lunch and dinner
⦁ Indoor board games and planned activities to allow students to socialize and interact
⦁ Time will be allocated for shopping to allow students to buy stuff they want from UK (students must bring their own spending money)
⦁ Fun activities in amusement parks
⦁ On certain days, students will be split into teams of 3-5 members, and will be allocated a supervisor to participate in some of the following activities which will help with using their English skills learnt to carry out daily activities. This will be a great live learning experience for them and will also teach them some simple life skills whilst at the same time practicing their English skills.

These daily activities may include some of the activities listed below (shopping is a must though):
⦁ Visiting a post office to post a letter to family
⦁ Visiting police station to report the loss of a valuable item eg. passport
⦁ Shopping in an open market
⦁ Ordering a meal in restaurant of the menu
⦁ Ordering coffee at Starbucks
⦁ Visiting universities and enquiring about criteria for applying at that university
⦁ Randomly asking people for directions
⦁ Visiting orphanages to spending time with children
⦁ Visiting old-age homes to spend time with the elderly
⦁ Visiting people at their homes to have a meal together
⦁ Visiting a hotel and doing an enquiry to book a room, doing check in and check out
⦁ Buying a ticket for public transportation
⦁ Visiting historical places
⦁ Visiting famous soccer stadiums such as Liverpool, Manchester etc..
⦁ Visiting a pet-shop
⦁ Visiting the money exchange office
⦁ Watching a movie at a cinema
⦁ Visiting a museum
⦁ Visiting a zoo
⦁ Visiting schools
⦁ Writing a travel diary

BENEFITS OF LEARNING ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE

There are so many benefits to learning English as a second language, just a highlight of these are listed below:
⦁ Keeps your mind sharp and alert as learning a new language always keep your mind active and challenged
⦁ Improved focus and attention span
⦁ Help you get into internationally recognized, sought after and rated universities across the world; especially in the UK where English is a compulsory requirement to study there. This leads to the opportunity of scholarships as well from these universities.
⦁ Career opportunities are then available globally and not limited to the country you from. International companies often look to employ professionals, academics, skilled professionals who speak English in order to ensure they can interact across countries.

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