Posts Written Onjulio 2015

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Good morning Vallclara! It is said that a picture is worth a thousand words, so it is easier to remember our friends with a picture, thus today we have had Photo Day! After English classes, swimming pool and Olympics we have come back to the past. In a Rock & Roll atmosphere we have had dinner outside, Rosa’s hamburguers are the best! But this is not all, Sandy, the Pink Ladies, Dany Suko and the T-Birds have visited us. We have had an exciting night with a dancing contest and some awards: the best Rock & Roll dancing junior pair…

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What a fantastic day! Not only have we done English classes and Olympics, but also we have spent an awesome afternoon at the swimming pool.          As you all know today the pirates have invaded Vallclara. Jack Sparrow and his crew (Bears, Dolphins, Foxes and Snakes) have fought against Captain Barbossa’s crew (Bees, Eagles, Geese and Turtles) to conquer the Black Pearl. To decide which team stays with the ship they have played the Flag game and finally both teams have won, thus now Captain Barbossa and Jack Sparrow share the Black Pearl.        …

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Hello Vallclara! Today we have returned to our daily routine: Froggy games, breakfast, English class, break, more English class, lunch, more and more English, swimming pool, snack, Olympics, shower, dinner and PARTY.   Christmas & New Years Eve used to be one of the best parties along the history of English Summer and now has come back. All the monitors and teachers have dressed up with many different costumes: Santa Claus, Rudolph, elfs, presents, shooting star, angel…               In Froggyland we do not celebrate the New Year with twelve grapes, we do it with…

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See you soon 15V11! Today has been a very busy day in Vallclara, some children have already left (15V11) and others have just arrived (15V12). During the morning we have had the closing ceremony where the teachers have given some prices to the most improve in class, the world championship awards have also been given and we cannot forget about the olymics results, the Geese are the winners!! At the afternoon we have welcomed those kids that are staying two weeks (V12) while the ones that are staying the three weeks (V10) were visiting Vallclara, we are glad to have…

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Good morning Vallclara! We have spent a fantastic day at the beach. Our students have visited English Summer Tamarit where they have done some special activities such as Padel, Cars, Heelys (shoes with wheels) and Nightline. We have also been able to take a refreshing dip in their swimming pool. At the beach we have built sandcastles, played with the sand and really enjoyed the waves. After so much fun it was time for coming back to our house and be with our monitor and roommates playing and talking, as some of the kids are leaving tomorrow. Do not hesitate…

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Today has been a very special day for all the finalists of Vallcalara’s World Championship. So many players and just one award for each category! And the winners are… In chess the fantastic Pau Olivé, in badminton (male and female) the incredibles Teo Milán and Jana Martí, in table-tennis (male and female) the enthusiastic Pau Aranda and Claudia Sobreroca and in tennis (male and female) Joan Vela and Blanca Romero, good job guys! But this is not all! As every day we have played with our teams football, basketball, volleyball and baseball. Too much work for just one day, thus…

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Hello from future graduates of Vallclara University! Yesterday the students had a blast at the Vallclara University Prom night! After a fun day of English classes, swimming and club activities, the students dressed in their finest clothes to attend their Vallclara Prom!   Prom is a formal occasion common in English speaking countries. It is a night where future graduates of an academic institution dress look their best and enjoy a fun night together with their friends before they bid each other farewell at graduation. Yesterday, English Summer Vallclara celebrated a phenomenal week with the students in the 15V11 term, who…

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Hello from citizens of Rome! In tribute to the once powerful Roman empire, the English Summer Vallclara campers dressed as Roman citizens with colourful headbands and sashes. These little Romans continued to compete in the Vallclara Olympic Games, which interesting was also invented by the Romans! After an hour of stiff competition, the Geese team is now the top standing team with the highest number of points.   In the evening, the students were spectators to a play featuring Asterix and Obelix, characters from the popular French comic written by Rene Goscinny. In the play, Panoramix was taken by the…

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Good afternoon from beautiful Vallclara! Yesterday we had a day jam packed with fun! Day 3 progressed in the usual structure, with the daily morning exercises, three English classes and three delicious meals. Following a much-needed visit to the community pool, the various Olympic teams, the Bears, Bees, Geese, Foxes, Dolphins, Eagles, Snakes and Turtles, competed in their first sport games against one another. All the teams played hard but fairly, showing great sportsmanship and camp spirit. However, after an hour of competition, the Foxes came out on top with the most number of points!   After dinner, we had the long…