Respect nature and you will be respected

Caina has become one of our favourite students at EC,  the English Language Centre in Cape Town, South Africa. Caina not only works hard but he has such a love for hiking that he now offers hikes on a Saturday morning for students who could not do it in the week.  Recently the students from … Read more

Visiting the Company’s Garden

Students had an awesome time with teacher Chimonay of EC’s English School in Cape Town. The group visited the Company’s Garden and this was a nice opportunity to get to know each other a bit better. By participating in this activity students learned out the importance of looking after nature and they became more conscious … Read more

Coffee with teacher Chimonay

Teacher Chimonay of EC’s English School in Cape Town went with her students to get coffee on Monday. it was a good bonding experience and students got to know each other beyond the class room walls. Students had the opportunity to practice their speaking in a controlled environment with a lot of shared ideas. All … Read more

Learning English at the V&A Waterfront in Cape Town!

by Sheetal Makhan / Academic Year Coordinator Even if someone visits Cape Town for just a day, the chances of them visiting the V & A Waterfront is very high. Said to be South Africa’s most visited destination, it is situated at the heart of Cape Town’s working harbour. As South Africa celebrated Worker’s Day last … Read more

“Mystery Restaurant” Class Outing

Last Thursday the Beginner and Elementary class went on a joint class outing. The objective was to practice the target language covered in the lessons earlier that week. The Elementary students were charged with the task of leading the group to the ‘mystery restaurant‘. They had to follow the directions on their worksheet. The teachers rang … 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 they had … Read more

Pizza with Una’s Beginner Class

by Sheetal Makhan / AYC As part of their lesson, teacher Una’s Beginner class decided to extend their class…to Roman’s Pizza in Long Street. Leading up to their outing, students had been learning about how to order food as well as structures like “Can I [please] have..?” / “Do you have..?” / “Yes, there is.” … Read more