Summer Cultural & Language Program for International Students
School is out! Let’s have fun!!!
The Discover America! Summer Program is a thrilling, stimulating, and fun-filled three-week camp highlighting the American way of life. We invite all Home Study students to attend this exciting program each summer. This program is for students ages 10-17.
Students participating in the Discover America! Summer Program will become familiar with American families and the American life while enjoying a comfortable international environment. Students will stay in a combination of homestays and hotels. Homestays will be set up with American families with the goal of meeting the needs of each student. Students will visit American icons like Disneyland, Universal Studios, Hollywood, and more.
The primary goal of the Discover America! Summer Program is to have FUN and to introduce students to American culture, language, and local area. Students will:
- Participate in fun & creative classes like:
- Enjoy safe, fun, and exciting beach activities like:
- Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP)
- Boogie boarding
- Enjoy the freedom to explore California’s exciting theme parks:
- Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach
- Universal Studios, Hollywood
- Enjoy the excitement at a professional Major League Baseball game
- Explore world famous beaches: Huntington Beach, Newport Beach, Laguna Beach, Dana Point, San Clemente Pier
- Attend local cultural events, historical sites, museums, and theaters
- Participate in typical American games and activities, and even learn to Swing dance
- Tour local colleges and universities
- Visit community service facilities such as fire stations, hospitals, and parks
- Explore world-class shopping centers, manufacturing facilities, and businesses
This is a jam-packed three weeks that is filled with fun and interesting American activities. Students will come away having learned the nuances of American life and the English language. Students will be actively engaged in a variety of amazing and challenging experiences that allow each student to develop academically and socially for 23 straight days. They will come home energized about their experience yet exhausted from so much fun!