Detailed Sample Daily Itinerary

Detailed Sample Daily Itinerary:

Day 1  (Saturday) – Depart home – follow your travel itinerary

Day 2  (Sunday) – Arrive France and La Giraudiere/Minibus to La Giraudiere

Day 3  (Monday) – Full day at local French school

08:00AM – 08:30AM – Continental breakfast

08:30AM – 09:00AM – Travel to local school by minibus

09:00AM – 17:00PM – Follow daily schedule of the local French school (includes lunch break)

17:00PM – 17:30PM – Travel back to La Giraudiere by minibus

17:30PM – 18:30PM – Dinner

18:30PM – 20:30PM – Evening activities at La Giraudiere (example:  student journal writing)

20:30PM – 21:00PM – Prepare for bed – lights out

Day 4  (Tuesday) – French language lesson/Nature hike and botanical or landscape drawing

08:00AM – 08:30AM – Continental breakfast

08:30AM – 09:30AM – French lesson at La Giraudiere – Part 1

09:30AM – 10:00AM – Break

10:00AM – 11:00AM – French lesson at La Giraudiere – Part 2

11:00AM – 12:00PM – Open time (example:  write short story using new French words)

12:00PM – 13:00PM – Lunch

13:00PM – 15:00PM – Nature hike with botanical and landscape drawing/sketching

15:00PM – 17:00PM – Create artistic collage of drawings with French descriptive words

17:00PM – 17:30PM – Prepare for dinner

17:30PM – 18:30PM – Dinner

18:30PM – 20:30PM – Evening activities at La Giraudiere (example:  star gazing)

20:30PM – 21:00PM – Prepare for bed – lights out

Day 5  (Wednesday) – Full day at local French school – Follow the daily schedule for Day 3

Day 6  (Thursday) – Day Trip to Angoulême

08:00AM – 08:30AM – Continental breakfast (pack lunch)

08:30AM – 09:30AM – Travel to Angoulême by minibus

09:30AM – 10:00AM – Tour of the town to view the many images painted on various buildings

10:00AM – 12:00PM – Guided tour of the Centre National de la Bande Dessinèe et de l’Image

12:00PM – 13:00PM – Break and picnic lunch in Angoulême

13:00PM – 14:00PM – Travel back to La Giraudiere by minibus

14:00PM – 14:30PM – Break

14:30PM – 16:30PM – Students create a Bande Dessinèe of their own

16:30PM – 17:00PM – Share comics that have been created

17:00PM – 17:30PM – Prepare for dinner

17:30PM – 18:30PM – Dinner

18:30PM – 20:30PM – Evening activities at La Giraudiere (example:  students act out comics)

20:30PM – 21:00PM – Prepare for bed – lights out

Day 7  (Friday) – French language lesson/Create skit /Farewell dinner and skit performance

08:00AM – 08:30AM – Continental breakfast

08:30AM – 09:30AM – French language lesson at La Giraudiere – Part 1

09:30AM – 10:00AM – Break

10:00AM – 11:00AM – French language lesson at La Giraudiere – Part 2

11:00AM – 12:00PM – Open time (example:  create a glossary of new French words and phrases)

12:00PM – 13:00PM – Lunch

13:00PM – 15:00PM – Create ideas and write scripts (in French) for performance tonight

15:00PM – 17:00PM – Skit rehearsals

17:00PM – 17:30PM – Prepare for dinner

17:30PM – 18:30PM – Farewell dinner with local French teachers and students

18:30PM – 20:30PM – Skit performance

20:30PM – 21:00PM – Goodbye, prepare for departure

21:00PM – 21:30PM – Prepare for bed – lights out

Day 8  (Saturday) – Depart La Giraudiere and France

08:00AM – 08:30AM – Continental breakfast

08:30AM – 09:00AM – Prepare for departure from La Giraudiere

Travel to local train station by minibus (follow your travel itinerary)

Begin your departure from France (follow your travel itinerary)

Day 9  (Sunday) – Arrive home

 Link Back to Example School Trip

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Leave a Reply