french programme for juniors




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Teenagers from 12 to 17 years old


15 pupils maximum


At the CAREL


2 weeks minimum recommended


From A2


Monday – Friday : 9h – 12h
Sport activities during afternoons


15 hours (breaks included)


From 3th July to 11th August 2023


To improve the level of French and reinforce language structures.
To practice French in the context of sport and fun activities.
To foster exchanges in a multicultural environment.




Full program :


1 week : 834.50 Euros
2 weeks : 1 777 Euros


French lessons :

In the morning the lessons use audio-visual and audio-oral methods based on communication. The work is organised around authentic documents specific to the interests of the teenagers. The lessons take place in a multi-media teaching environment with the use of language laboratories, computers, and studio sessions for role plays.

In the afternoon the pupils have the choice of a large variety of activities around the French language organised and supervised by teachers. These fun activities are programmed by the teachers according to the pupils preferences and the points dealt with in the training programme.

Lunches :

The lunches are supervised by the Carel staff.

Afternoon : sport and leisure activities


    • a different activity every day
    • programme defined with the teenagers at the beginning of the week

These activities, practised with French teenagers, put the adolescent in a situation of authentic communication. Animated by professionnals, the supervision is provided by our partner, specialised in organising activities for teenagers.

Examples of activities : orienteering, beach volleyball, stand-up paddle boarding, climbing, horse-riding, laser games, golf, wake-park, bowling, escape games

Saturday : excursion (for stays of a minimum of 2 weeks)

On the Saturday, students are taken to discover emblematic places of the region, such as La Palmyre Zoo, Futuroscope, the aquarium of La Rochelle, the Coubre lighthouse, etc.
These excursions are the occasion for students to continue learning in a relaxed atmosphere and pleasant environment.

Accomodation in a host family :

One-week stay :

    • arrival on Sunday evening, departure on Saturday morning
    • half-board stay : breakfast and dinner taken with the family

Stays of 2 or mor weeks :

    • arrival on Sunday evening, departure on Saturday morning
    • half-board stay from Monday to Friday
    • packed lunch for Saturday lunchtime
    • Sunday in the family


The students are given two documents at the end of the training :

    • an end of course certificate stating the duration and objectives of the course
    • a report of the training which includes an evaluation of the skills acquired



Accompanied juniors : you have the possibility of following all or part of the programme : the lunches, sports activities and excursions are optional. The registration is done directly via the Carel.

Unaccompanied juniors : you have to follow the complete programme. The registration is done via one of our approved agents. Please contact us to be put in relation.

Consult the 2021 educational project.