E-Learning Year Round Mini-Stay Programme

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Virtual Mini-Stay of Sutton & Howth

At Ireland’s Eye Language Academy, our Virtual English & Activity programme offers an engaging and interactive online programme for students to gain confidence in listening, speaking, writing, pronunciation and communication with Irish Teenagers.   Our cultural activity programme invites students to explore our local villages and top tourist sites from the comfort of their own homes.  

Our expert educators work from successful junior syllabus and use authentic resources to ensure students gain knowledge about the language as well as the Irish culture. Our IELA team works closely with every student to ensure they achieve their desired goals during their course. 

Who is this course for?

Our Virtual Mini-Stay for Junior closed groups are suitable for students aged 8-17 years. This course engages students through a variety of structured, fun and interactive topics. We cater for all levels: A1 (Elementary), A2 (Pre Intermediate), B1 (Intermediate), B2 (Upper Intermediate), C1 (Advanced) and C2 (Proficient).

This course is suitable for students who require more practice in both oral and aural skills. Students learn how to improve your communication skills in English with a strong focus on pronunciation and building vocabulary related to daily life.

Our professional panel of qualified English Language Teachers encourage each student to learn more in order to give self-confidence to achieve the best results.

A language assessment is required prior to the course in order to establish each  individuals level of English.  Students have access to IELA Language On-line Assessment at any stage before your course.

Tailored Programme available upon request.

Morning Class – 15 Lessons

Morning course starts at 09.30
GMT + 1 (Europe) +2 (Russia)
and finishes at 12.00

Afternoon Activity – 5 Hours

Afternoon course starts at 12.30
GMT + 1 (Europe) +2 (Russia)
and finishes at 13.30

What you will learn

  • Improved confidence in the four language skills (listening, speaking, reading and writing)
  • Develop language skills for school and social life 
  • Achieve your language learning goals to enrich daily interaction in an English-speaking environment
  • Interact with other students and make new Irish friends
  • Irish cultural experience through use of authentic course materials.

Course Description

  • Enrichment of fluency through interactive classes with a maximum of 15 students per class. 
  • Listening and comprehension skills for enhanced language development
  • Strong focus on pronunciation and vocabulary building
  • Learning new communication techniques
  • Focus on each individual’s personal goals
  • Cultural project work
  • Daily Conversation with Irish Buddy
  • Supervised afternoon cultural programme
  • Daily catch-up VLOG
  • Continuous feedback & mentoring with our supporting IELA team members. 
  • All course materials included
  • Sample afternoon activities:  Traditional Irish Banking, Hidden Howth Experiences virtual tour, Interactive Quiz, Traditional Irish Music or Dance Workshop, Dublinia Medieval Virtual Tour and lots more….

Course Price Options

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Booking Process

Please use the form on our contact page to register your interest in our e-learning programmes and we will get back to you directly with more information on how to book a place.

No booking fees apply.

Child Protection Online

At IELA we take child protection seriously and ensure all our adult staff are Police checked. However, we ask all parents to supervise their children while taking part in our Virtual Camps and talk to your children about safety online.

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