Ad Campaigns and Pitching Products

The English for Work class finished off a module on advertising with some very interesting and exciting presentations. Each student had to develop a product and a corresponding campaign highlighting USPs or unique selling points. The students had to rely on the knowledge, information and language sk … Read more

Shopping / Lunch outing with Una & Nurjan

by Sheetal Makhan / AYC On Friday, 11 October Una and Nurjan’s Elementary class went on a joint outing. Students were able to practice new vocabulary they studied earlier about various shops and what can be bought there. They also had the opportunity to order food from a menu. One of the tasks … Read more

LECTURE: Turn that frown upside down!

In the hustle & bustle of our daily lives, we may tend to forget the finer things that should matter…like smelling the flowers, acknowledging the beauty of the sky or simply – wearing a smile! On Thursday, 26 September 2012 AY student Haitham Babalghoom reminded us of just this. He g … Read more

LECTURE: The Road Not Taken

Life is filled with many choices and decisions we have to make. They can be as small as, “What should I have for lunch/dinner today?” to “Which country should I study English next year?”. If you’re a living, breathing person, you’re likely to make decisions on a v … Read more

Signal Hill & Dinner at Rafikis

The weather is getting better and better so what’s nicer than ending a beautiful day with a sunset and burgers?! We met at 6 o’clock in front of the school where a cab would pick us up. At first we expected that only 6 people would join for the outing but eventually we were with 12! When we arrived … Read more

Long Street Race

Last week the Intermediate and Pre-Intermediate classes of Tonia and Nicola combined forces and took on an activity called “The Longstreet race”. Students formed teams and had to complete a list of tasks in the form of a scavenger hunt. Thanks to everyone who came and enjoyed the day wit … Read more

World Teachers Day

Today – 4 October – a breakfast buffet was served to the academic team after a rather festive award ceremony. Nicoletta (DOS) thanked her teachers for their constant dedication to their students, the teaching profession and EC as well as the support they have for each other and the acade … Read more