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Camp for Youth with Polish language and culture

"Explorers' Summer" /online/

 
Ladies and Gentlemen,

In view of the coronavirus epidemic, we have decided to arrange this year’s Camp for Youth in an online formula in order to ensure maximum safety for the participants. We wish to offer all participants a complete curriculum of the classes so that they can study Polish effectively and be involved in various integration and cultural activities. Although remotely, they will be able to learn about Poland, its rich culture and traditions. We will also offer a number of additional attractions and integration activities during which young people from various countries and regions of the world will be able to study, have fun, discuss. We believe that in these difficult times, our Camp will provide young people with lots of pleasant and valuable experience.


•    Dates: 13.07–24.07.2020
•    The price of the program – PLN 1,380

 

IN THE PROGRAM  WE OFFER:


•    30 hours of language classes held by teachers of Polish as a foreign language of the Jagiellonian University who have experience in online teaching and work with young people.
•    20 hours of integration and cultural meetings and thematic workshops,
•    a completion diploma of the language course at the Jagiellonian University in Kraków,
•    the language course and integration and cultural activities will be held from 16:00 to 20:30 Polish time.

PROGRAM OF INTEGRATION AND CULTURAL ACTIVITIES:

  • Monday, 13.07 – familiarization classes, games, and online quizzes​,
  • Tuesday, 14.07 – get to know Kraków: interesting facts, quizzes about the monuments and history of Kraków, short history of bagel ("obwarzanek"), learning elements of the "Krakowiak dance", learning songs connected with Kraków​,
  • Wednesday, 15.07 – cooking on screen, trying to cook dumplings​,
  • Thursday, 16.07 – Polish traditions: St. Andrew's Day games and divinations, Christmas and Easter traditions​,
  • Friday, 17.07 – learning Polish traditional and modern songs, learning traditional songs or games from the participants' country – integration​,
  • Monday, 20.07 – get to know our beautiful Małopolska – interesting facts about Zakopane, Wieliczka, Ogrodzieniec, quizzes and competitions related to them, learning highlander songs and dances​,
  • Tuesday, 21.07 – games and plays prepared by participants, we get to know our countries – integration​,
  • Wednesday, 22.07 – cooking on screen, part II, the participants teach us to prepare their favourite (simple) dishes​,
  • Thursday, 23.07 – visiting interesting Polish cities and learning legends connected with them: Warsaw (capital city), Wrocław, Poznań, Lublin, Gdańsk​,
  • Friday, 24.07 – competition, knowledge quiz on language and cultural activities​.

 

At what time will the classes be held in various parts of the world?

Country/city

Language classes

Integration and culture

classes

Poland

 

16:00 -18:15

19:00–20:30

Europe

 

16:00 -18:15

19:00–20:30

United Kingdom

 

15:00 -17:15

18:00–19:30

Canada

Toronto/Ottawa

10:00 -12:15

13:00–14:30

USA

Washington/New York /Connecticut

10:00 -12:15

13:00–14:30

USA

Chicago/Houston

09:00 -11:15

12:00–13:30

USA

Los Angeles

07:00 -9:15

10:00–11:30

 

WHY IS IT WORTH PARTICIPATING?


•    You will be studying at Poland’s oldest university – where Nicolaus Copernicus and John Paul II studied,
•    you will learn about Polish traditions and customs,
•    in a situation when you cannot travel you will meet your peers from various countries,
•    you will have a good time.