#ThinkLanguages Competition

We are delighted to be partnering with Languages Connect for their Think Languages competition. This is an amazing opportunity for TY Students in participating schools to get creative and be in with a chance to win!

The prize: A 3-week Summer residential course in French, German or Spanish. You’ll stay in a boarding school in your chosen location while being fully immersed in the chosen language. Locations include Kildare, Clare, Westmeath, Limerick, Cork and Tipperary. This spectacular prize, to the value of €1395, is the perfect chance to improve your fluency skills in French/Spanish/German.

Deadlines for entries: 17th December 2021

How to Enter: Create a 2-3 minute video clip, in your chosen language, on the theme ‘A Day in the Life’. Check out the video Jess made for inspiration! 

Submit your entry to thinklanguages@ppli.ie along with your name, school, language teacher’s name and email address and your own email address and mobile number.


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What to expect when you attend ELC?

Classes run from 9.30 to 1pm. Each class will focus on different element of the target language such as grammar, written expression, comprehensions while also improving students oral and aural skills.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Supper are all provided throughout the day with a Tuck Shop running at designated time slots.

Afternoon activities run between 2pm-5pm. There are a range of sporting activities ball sports, racket sports, film making, dance, arts& crafts, swimming(where permitted) and many more! All activities are ran through the target language by our expert animators! A real chance to improve fluency and confidence.

We are excited to introduce tag archery and bubble soccer for 2022. For courses in Clare and Bandon, students can look forward to day trips to the Aran Islands and the beautiful areas of West Cork.

Evening Activities consist of exciting theme nights such as casino nights, film festivals, Eurovision song contest, Cluedo, table quizzes, Salsa night and many more! Students get the opportunity to learn key vocabulary in these activities which we call ‘language rich activities’ while interacting with each other and most importantly, having fun!

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