Presentation on theme: "Preparing young people for responsible citizenship in our global community since 1961."— Presentation transcript:
Preparing young people for responsible citizenship in our global community since 1961.
Italian Lago del Bosco NorwegianSkogfjorden French Lac du Bois Les Voyageurs Korean Sup sogǔi Hosu Russian Lesnoe Ozero Spanish El Lago del Bosque GermanWaldsee FinnishSalolampi Danish Skovsøen Chinese Sēn Lín H ú English Hometown USA Hometown Europe Japanese Mori no Ike Swedish Sjölunden Arabic Al Wāa Portuguese Mar e Floresta
Living at the Villages Immersion setting –Speak the language of the Village –Culturally authentic site –Skits, music, games Meals –Culturally authentic foods –Served family-style Housing –Same genders of same age group are housed together with counselors.
Arriving at the Villages –Receive a Village Passport stamp –Choose a Village name –Meet counselors –Determine language proficiency –Exchange spending money into the Village currency and deposit it in the Village bank