You are the weakest link…goodbye!

This Monday’s EC Cambridge Junior Programme welcome activity was The Weakest Link. Quizmaster Chris hosted the evening with a mixture of different categories…including world flags, pop music and even a food tasting round! You have to feel sorry for the poor person who had to taste Marmite – she hated it!! Quizmaster Chris was dressed in his … Read more

Who Dunnit!?

THURSDAY  ACTIVITY – Murder Mystery Hunt (by Charles – EC Cambridge Intern 2009) It was a midsomer’s day in Parkside School when the EC social leader, Chris, was found dead with a terrible wound to his forehead. The police were called and they said it was very likely that Chris had been murdered. EC Young Learners had to find out who, where and … Read more

Nigel’s First Lesson

Once upon a time (actually, it was many many years ago!) there was an enthusiastic young teacher known as ‘New Nigel’, who had made a special study of pronunciation teaching on his Diploma training course. This is how his first lesson went: Nigel: Good morning, students! 1st Student: Hallo, teacher. I living tomorrow. Nigel: Ah, … Read more

Two little ducks…all the twos

EC Big-Prize Bingo was on this Monday’s welcome evening agenda. Amongst the prizes were our very own EC Team t-shirts along with the very stylish EC backpacks. Welcome to all the new students, we hope your test was ok!

Cast your votes…it’s election time!

By Winnie S. Students on the EC Cambridge Junior Programme had their say on the course last night in a lively battle to become EC President. 13 parties, plus some last-minute entrants, meant that the electorate faced a wealth of choices ranging from the moderate (Oxford) to the highly liberal and fringe parties (Scottish Metal Pirates’ Liberation … Read more

Please don’t stop the music !

Yesterday evening the EC Young Learners headed downtown to the Junction Discotheque to participate in the ultimate break-dance contest. Many of them showing off some amazing acrobatic moves in turns doing a dance-off. Once again the Cambridge Juniors revealed they were a surprisingly talented group, making EC School live up to its reputation.

First day at EC Cambridge

Language Students write about their first day at EC Cambridge Jesus Manso: “My first day at EC has been very nice because I was nervous and when the day finished with a very good dinner I was calm and sure” Alejandro Duran: “It was really exciting meeting people from other nationalities!” Sophie Hoeffler: “I found … Read more

English rules!

EC endeavours to provide all young learners with a varied and interesting English programme – with a mixture of grammar, vocabulary, listening, speaking, reading and writing. Lessons are designed to be as creative and innovative as possible. Here are some of the young learners in action!