EXPLORE Programs

Engaging English Classes + Fun Activities = Awesome Summer!

Our EXPLORE programs give students the opportunity to study English while staying active and enjoying a taste of what British Columbia has to offer.  In addition to their English classes, students will be engage in a variety of summer activities created not only to be fun, but educational and rewarding.  From dance class to rock climbing, and everything in between, students will experience many memory making moments that will last a lifetime

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After class with counsellors

Our counsellors live-on-site to provide 24-hour care and supervision.  They come from backgrounds in education and counselling and possess the kindness and patience necessary to work with youth from around the world.

SAMPLE SCHEDULE

EXPLORE Vancouver Program @UBC

Get to know Vancouver by staying a week at the world class University of British Columbia and then onto the modern campus of Bodwell High School on Vancouver's North Shore.

WEEK Time Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
Aug 2 - 8 9:00am - 12:00pm Arrivals English Class English Class English Class English Class English Class Vancouver Aquarium
1:00 - 3:30pm SPORTS / ACTIVITY SPORTS / ACTIVITY SPORTS / ACTIVITY SPORTS / ACTIVITY Olympic Oval & Richmond Centre Depart for North Vancouver (BHS)
3:30 - 9:00pm UBC Scavenger Hunt Trampoline Park Carnival Night UBC Tree Walk
Aug 9 - 15 9:00am - 12:00pm Whistler Day Trip English Class English Class English Class English Class Grad Ceremony Departures
1:00 - 3:30pm SPORTS / ACTIVITY SPORTS / ACTIVITY SPORTS / ACTIVITY SPORTS / ACTIVITY Ambleside Beach & Park Royal
3:30 - 9:00pm In-House Activities Canoeing at Deer Lake Multicultural Night Lynn Canyon Suspension Bridge Farewell Party

EXPLORE Victoria Program @UVIC

Students will develop an appreciation for nature and understand the importance of sustainability and protecting the environment.

WEEK Time Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
July 19 - 25 @ UVIC 9:00am - 12:00pm Arrivals English Class English Class English Class English Class English Class Downtown Victoria
1:00 - 3:30pm Depart for Victoria (UVIC) SPORTS / ACTIVITY SPORTS / ACTIVITY SPORTS / ACTIVITY SPORTS / ACTIVITY SPORTS / ACTIVITY
3:30 - 9:00pm Whale Watching Beacon Hill Park Bodwell Olympics Mayfair Mall Dragon Boating Fireworks at Bucharest Gardens
July 14 - 20 9:00am - 12:00pm Depart for North Vancouver (BHS) English Class English Class English Class English Class Grad Ceremony Granville Island
1:00 - 3:30pm SPORTS / ACTIVITY SPORTS / ACTIVITY SPORTS / ACTIVITY SPORTS / ACTIVITY Stanley Park Bike Ride & Pier Night Market
3:30 - 9:00pm In House Activities Kitsilano Beach Talent Show Movie Night Dragon Boating
July 21 - 27 (In Victoria) 9:00am - 12:00pm Tsawwassen Mills English Class English Class English Class English Class English Class Departures
1:00 - 3:30pm SPORTS / ACTIVITY SPORTS / ACTIVITY SPORTS / ACTIVITY SPORTS / ACTIVITY Gastown & Downtown Vancouver
3:30 - 9:00pm In House Activities Deep Cove Carnival Night West Vancouver Aquatic Center

EXPLORE Whistler / Squamish Program @Quest

Both indoors and outdoors, the Whistler / Squamish Program aims to strengthen and develop students' leadership skills.

WEEK Time Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
July 19 - 25 @ BHS 9:00am - 12:00pm Arrivals English Class English Class English Class English Class English Class Victoria Day Trip
1:00 - 3:30pm SPORTS / ACTIVITY SPORTS / ACTIVITY SPORTS / ACTIVITY SPORTS / ACTIVITY Playland
3:30 - 9:00pm In-House Activities Ice Skating Bodwell Olympics English Bay & Denman Street
July 26 - Aug 1 @ Quest 9:00am - 12:00pm Depart for Squamish (QUEST) English Class English Class English Class English Class English Class English Class
1:00 - 3:30pm Sea to Sky Gondola & Shannon Falls SPORTS / ACTIVITY SPORTS / ACTIVITY SPORTS / ACTIVITY SPORTS / ACTIVITY Britannia Mine
3:30 - 9:00pm Alta Lake Talent Show Hiking at Alice Lake Whistler Village Scavenger Hunt
Aug 2 - 8 @ BHS 9:00am - 12:00pm Depart for North Vancouver (BHS) English Class English Class English Class English Class English Class Departures
1:00 - 3:30pm SPORTS / ACTIVITY SPORTS / ACTIVITY SPORTS / ACTIVITY SPORTS / ACTIVITY Gastown & Downtown Vancouver
3:30 - 9:00pm In-House Activities Deep Cove Carnival Night West Vancouver Aquatic Centre

EXPLORE TRI-U Program

Students in the TRI program will be challenged in overall personal growth and development during their stay in Canada.

WEEK Time Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
July 19 - 25 @ UVIC 9:00am - 12:00pm Depart for Victoria (UVIC) English Class English Class English Class English Class English Class Downtown Victoria
1:00 - 3:30pm SPORTS / ACTIVITY SPORTS / ACTIVITY SPORTS / ACTIVITY SPORTS / ACTIVITY SPORTS / ACTIVITY
3:30 - 9:00pm Whale Watching Beacon Hill Park Bodwell Olympics Mayfair Mall Dragon Boating Fireworks @Buchart Gardens
July 26 - Aug 1 @QUEST 9:00am - 12:00pm Depart for Squamish (QUEST) English Class English Class English Class English Class English Class English Class
1:00 - 3:30pm Sea to Sky Gondola & Shannon Falls SPORTS / ACTIVITY SPORTS / ACTIVITY SPORTS / ACTIVITY SPORTS / ACTIVITY Britannia Mine
3:30 - 9:00pm Alta Lake Talent Show Hiking at Alice Lake Whistler Village Movie Night
Aug 2 - 8 @UBC 9:00am - 12:00pm Depart for Vancouver (UBC) English Class English Class English Class English Class English Class Vancouver Aquarium
1:00 - 3:30pm SPORTS / ACTIVITY SPORTS / ACTIVITY SPORTS / ACTIVITY SPORTS / ACTIVITY Olympic Oval & Richmond Centre
3:30 - 9:00pm UBC Scavenger Hunt Trampoline Park Carnival Night UBC Tree Walk Depart for North Vancouver (BHS)
August 9 - 15 @BHS 9:00am - 12:00pm Flyover Canada & Downtown Vancouver English Class English Class English Class English Class English Class Departures
1:00 - 3:30pm SPORTS / ACTIVITY SPORTS / ACTIVITY SPORTS / ACTIVITY SPORTS / ACTIVITY Ambleside Beach & Park Royal
3:30 - 9:00pm In_House Activities Canoeing @ Deer Lake Multicultural Night Lynn Canyon Suspension Bridge Farewell Party

* These are sample schedules only. They are subject to change. **There is no educational affiliation between Bodwell and the universities where programs are located.

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