Windlesham House School is a prep school near Washington, West Sussex, England. It was founded in 1837 by Charles Robert Malden and was the first boys' preparatory school in the United Kingdom. It caters for over 300 pupils, both boarding and day, aged from four to thirteen years. The pre-prep is called Little Windlesham and teaches the four to seven year olds. The 65-acre (260,000 m2) site nestles in the South Downs and has a variety of facilities including six sports pitches, woods, the Malden Family Theatre, a new library, indoor swimming pool and tennis courts.
Windlesham House 學校
Windlesham House 學校是一所預科學校，位於英格蘭西蘇塞克斯郡，在華盛頓附近。它始建於1837年由查爾斯·羅伯特·馬爾登所創，是第一所英國的男子預備學校。學校佔地65英畝（260,000平方米），各種設施包括6個運動場、森林、摩頓家庭劇院、一個新的圖書館、室內游泳池和網球場。
A full programme including lessons and a wide range of sports, activities, clubs and Sports Academy options.
Evening social entertainment and two excursions per week.
Beginners follow an intensive English course.
Up to 270 students per week from many different countries.
Local children - native English speakers - join in some weeks.
7 levels from Beginner to Proficiency
A mixture of nationalities.
Entry test on arrival
Maximum class size of 14 (10-12 on average)
Teachers are suitably qualified according to the criteria of Accreditation UK.
Weekly progress checks
End-of-course report and certificate
Enable students to improve their English and enhance their learning.
Opportunity for students to reflect upon their experience and consolidate their learning.
Directly related to the Wednesday excursion.
Give students the historical and cultural context which makes the trip more meaningful and enjoyable.
Encourage team working and fosters the students’ use of spoken English.
Sports, Activities & Clubs
Help students learn new vocabulary
Develop the language of social interaction and increase oral communication skills.
Organised sports and activities take place every afternoon.
Suitable for beginners and students of low or intermediate ability.
Qualified sports instructor or coach.
Some Sports Academy options take place on campus (Tennis, Football) while others take place at an external venue (Horse Riding).
Students can only choose 1 sport per week.
Take place during regular afternoon Activities or during students’ free time.
Enable students to focus on developing their speaking and communication skills through a range different task-based activities.
Extend students’ vocabulary and their language learning is reinforced.
Example of previous Language Activities lessons:
Art & Design / Cookery
Composition / Journalism / Design & Technology
Dance / Drama / Film Making
Information, Communications & Technology
藝術與設計 / 烹調
寫作 / 新聞學 / 設計與科技
舞蹈 / 戲劇 / 電影製作
Encouraging the mixing of nationalities
Developing students’ cultural awareness and social skills
Entertainment and social events take place every evening after dinner.
Encourage mixing and social integration.
Hear and speak English in natural real-life situations.
Some of the evening social events and activities:
Casino Night / Cinema Trip
Commando Elite / Crystal Maze
DJ Challenge / Fashion Show
Formal Dinner & Dance / Generation Game
Mini Olympics / Nationality Night
St Bede’s Got Talent? / Staff Talent Night
Swimming Gala / Treasure Hunt
Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?
Wednesday excursions are full day and usually include a cultural or historical visit
Sunday excursions are half-day and are usually more relaxing trips to local seaside towns
Some of the past visits and trips include:
British Museum / Buckingham Palace
Chatham Historic Dockyard
Chessington World of Adventures
Imperial War Museum / Leeds Castle
London Aquarium / London Dungeon
London Eye / London Transport Museum
London Zoo / Madam Tussauds
National Gallery / Natural History Museum
Science Museum / St Paul’s Cathedral
The Tate Modern Gallery
The Tower of London / Thorpe Park
Windsor Castle & Eton
大英博物館 / 白金漢宮
帝國戰爭博物館 / 利茲城堡
倫敦水族館 / 倫敦地牢
倫敦眼 / 倫敦交通博物館
倫敦動物園 / 杜莎夫人蠟像館
國家美術館 / 自然史博物館
科學館 / 聖保羅大教堂
倫敦塔 / 索普公園
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