Module project in English language "English as a key for unlocking development opportunities"

Our newest module project of English "English as a key for unlocking development opportunities" complies with the requirements of the European Framework for advanced and specialized language training. Only for outstanding students from 8th and 9th grade at language schools with advanced study of foreign languages from Bourgas and the region who wish to acquire a second foreign language at school level. It aims to prepare for language levels A2 - C1, which will enable them to acquire their Cambridge FCE and Cambridge Advanced certificates, as an option the students will be prepared for other exams and certificates in English as TOEFL, IELTS, etc., also for the state matriculation exam. This is a foundation’s project and participants receive all necessary materials by the teacher. The curriculum includes advanced training in order to enhance practical skills and application of the English language in various communicative situations and improve creativity skills text writing and is scheduled for two academic years. Training is provided by the latest interactive methods and techniques. It consists of 8 modules. Each language level is carried out in two modules - each one for 40 hours, divided in four hours per week. Training is done in small groups, under excellent conditions, by highly qualified teachers. Before the first level there are an admission test and a brief interview, which do not require a preliminary preparation. A priority will be given to excellent performers on Olympiads, language and interlanguage contests and competitions. Graduates can successfully specialize and improve their skills levels of C1 (Advanced) and C2 (Proficiency) at the module project "Language & Occupation" without taking the exam.

Aims & tasks

  • to develop specifically all the basic skills related to knowledge and use of the foreign language, namely: speaking, reading, listening and writing skills through active use of interactive teaching methods and audiovisual equipment
  • to improve vocabulary through upgrading a new vocabulary, idiomatic expressions and colloquialisms
  • to Improve skills for free use of language in different areas and situations
  • to contribute to the improvement of skills of creative writing and creating original texts
  • to expand language and general knowledge, to improve the value system of the participants
  • To prepare them for successful performance on Olympiads, language and interlanguage contests and competitions, for exams certificates, matriculation and students admission exams or in a chosen professional field
  • Improve skills for free speech and presentation to the audience and camera
  • Е-Enjoy learning
  • N-Never give up
  • G-Go ahead
  • L-Learn a lot
  • I-It will open doors for you
  • S-Study hard to
  • H-Have a better future

Level A2 Pre-Intermediate:
First module: "English Grammar and Vocabulary in Use"
is intended to align the participants' knowledge and develop skills in listening, reading and writing skills by expanding their vocabulary - words and phrases, mostly related to everyday life, it clarifies and exercise grammatical features and structures. With the help of audiovisual resources we are working on improving pronunciation and intonation.

Second Module: "Interesting Reading, Listening and Writing, Easy Speaking and Understanding" continues enriching vocabulary through various exercises on topics such as the environment, family, school, hobby and others, helping them to communicate in written and spoken on these topics. Certificate exam on: Presentation, essay on a topic

Level B1 Intermediate:
Third module: "Improve your English skills"
builds vocabulary and grammar by expanding the subject. The goal is further development of skills in understanding the significant moments of adequate response to questions by text (read or heard on radio, television), as well as improved skills for keeping the conversation or interpretation on a specific topic related to the incident, experience and others. including in written form. Exam on: Dialogue and interpretation on a specific topic.

Fourth module: "Practical skills in the English language" acquaints participants with standard language techniques inherent in international exams in English. Examining task - a test for certification under the international standards for this level.

Level B2 Upper-Intermediate:
Fifth module: "Make further progress in English"
deepens knowledge and language skills for that level. Begins purposeful preparation for the exams of Cambridge - First / Advanced, depending on the needs of the participants. The goal is improvement casual communication (written and spoken) and expanding contacts with people whose mother tongue is English. Participants should learn freely to present and defend their views, to express opinions, to defend their positions. Linguistic techniques are trained with many tests and exercises for understanding, writing and speaking. Examining task: test and debate on a chosen topic.

Sixth module: "Passing Cambridge English exams together" consistently prepares participants for another of the certificate programs of the Association of Cambridge, as they meet requirements based on examination tasks and tests. Examining task - trial examination certificate, consistent with the level B2.

Level C1 Advanced:
Seventh module: "Special interest in international exams"
improves skills to deal with different exams in English by examination tasks and tests in line with developments in language teaching in Europe and the world, prepares for matriculation - 12th grade, deals specifically with the peculiarities of international exams Cambridge Advanced, IELTS, TOEFL and others. Due to the complexity four language skills are trained (listening, speaking, reading, writing) through tests and tasks related to the exam. Examining task: Trial exam certificate level C1.

Eighth module: "Be successful with your English language skills" ends with the provided for the level language training and skills. Based on test tasks, debates, discussions on themes and creative tasks for creating texts prepares students for final certificate exams. Those wishing to learn more about the examination tasks and studying in foreign universities with opportunities to apply for scholarships (motivation letter and an essay, interview, etc.) can further improve their knowledge in an additional module.


Application deadline: 29.02.2016
Start of classes: 10.03.2016

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Individual prizes were awarded to young talents from the whole country, who won prizes at national and international competitions, contests and Olympiads in the field of Mathematics, Music and Literature - Konstantin Radostin Bashikov, 4th grade from "Prof. Pancho Vladigerov" Music School, Burgas for special achievements in the field of music, Yassen Plamenov Penchev, 7th grade, Acad. Ivan Gyuzelev School of Mathematics, Gabrovo for excellent performance on national and international Olympiads, competitions and contests in the field of mathematics, Viktor Ivaylov Kozhuharov, 10th grade, Baba Tonka School of mathematics, Rousse for talented children / young people with limited financial opportunities, who have achieved special successes in the field of informatics and information technologies, Stefanie Veselinova Angelova, 10th grade, First Language School, Varna for talented children / young people with limited financial opportunities, who have achieved particular successes in the field of literature and Dennis Ismetov Mustafov, 10th grade, "Hristo Botev" school, Shumen for an innovative project in the field of science and technology.

"In Bulgaria there are many talents! With the awarding of individual prizes we want to make Bulgaria's young talents proud of their achievements and to highlight their successes in a given field as an achievement that deserves special attention.This goal is to stimulate not only the work on talent, but also his performance, and the "Awards, Scholarships and Prizes" project already for nine years has been rewarding and stimulating not only the talented but also those outstanding children who, besides perfecting their talents, prove them in competitions with others," said Liliana Slavova, President of the Chance for Children and Nature of Bulgaria Foundation.

The finalists of the 5th National Literary Competition on "My Letter to Bulgaria" and the finalists of the 5th Regional Olympiad in Informatics and Information Technologies were also awarded. The two prestigious and staged forums were created and implemented by the Foundation, which uncovers and develops the gifts and abilities of Bulgarian children.

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Young talents present their book "My letter to Bulgaria" this Sunday in Burgas

Do you want to know what the young Bulgarians think about their country? What are their dreams, their fears, their desires and aspirations? Welcome to the Annual Talent Celebration organized for the ninth time by the Chance for Children and Nature of Bulgaria Foundation.

On May 19,.2019 from 17:00 winners of the Vth National Literary Competition on "My Letter to Bulgaria", organized by the Chance for Children and Nature of Bulgaria Foundation, will be officially awarded at the Grand Hotel and SPA Primoretz. The best twenty-eight narratives and essays are included in the book "My Letter to Bulgaria" and will be presented for the first time to a large audience that evening.

The idea of creating the book is of the Foundations team and the well-known Bulgarian contemporary author Radoslav Gizgindjiev. With the theme "My letter to Bulgaria", they challenge the young people to find out more about their attitude to the motherland and the message that the young authors want to send to the Bulgarian people. The organizers are convinced that one of the best mirrors that we can look at as a society is the young people of Bulgaria and they want their voice to be heard.

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The guests will also have the chance to enjoy the wonderful annual exhibition "Gowns and Embroideries" of young artists from the Center for Young Talents, whose work is also the cover of the book "My letter to Bulgaria". The collection of stories and essays of young literary talents can be purchased from late May online or in bookstores in the country.

On 13.05.19. from 18:00. in the AtelieR gallery will be presented the annual exhibition and a show of talented children from the Center for Young Talents. The event is devoted to painting and embroidery and includes children from an art project in painting and graphics, led by Tanya Stoyanova and a Modular Design project headed by Maria Taneva at the CYT. The works in the exhibition as well as the fashion clothes and accessories are inspired by the traditional symbols of the Bulgarian costumes - the embroidery, refracted through the prism of the modern vision of the new generation.

"The central idea of ​​the Annual Exhibition and Review of our Talents this time is tracking and presenting the same theme through two different art styles We believe our guests will feel the original approach of young artists and will touch their inner world as an expression tool on this so beautiful Bulgarian theme.We look forward to all art lovers to visit the event and enjoy the creativity of the talented Burgas children. The works will be sold for charity to support the development of gifted children" , commented Liliana Slavova, Chairwoman of the Chance for Children and Nature of Bulgaria Foundation.

After the presentation, the paintings of the exhibition will be exhibited in the Act Hall of the Center for Young Talents, Bourgas, Atanas Sirekov sq. 4 in the period 14.05.2019 - 18.05.2019. On 19.05.2019 from 17:00 an exhibition will be held for the Annual Holiday of Talents at Grand Hotel and SPA "Primoretz" where the book "My letter to Bulgaria" will be presented, that collects stories and essays of talented children from all over the country.

On May 3, at the Center for Young Talents in Burgas the finalists of the 2nd Regional Mathematical Tournament for Preschool Children "I know it all" were awarded. The tournament is organized for the second consecutive year by the "Chance for the Children and Nature of Bulgaria" Foundation and the Center for Young Talents and is unique for the city. The participants were over 240 from 40 schools and kindergartens in Burgas and the region.

The event took place with many children's smiles, excitement and wild applause for the talented mathematicians, and a special musical greeting to the awarded children gave vocal group "Navy Blue", participants in the project of the Center for Young Talents headed by Mrs. Marieta Seklemova.

Each child received a medal and a certificate, as well as presents and sweet temptations provided by the Archimedes Publishing House and the Merengue confectionery, and the mood was even cheerful and festive with the colorful balloons provided by the Barutnitsa shop.

"During our work on mathematical projects, the idea of ​​creating and conducting a competition where the youngest can build strength and show their knowledge is born because we all know how important it is to discover and develop the talent purposefully in our earliest childhood, and our main goal in working with children is to provide the opportunity for all those who love and practice mathematics from the earliest age and to provoke creative thinking in solving applied mathematical tasks.", said Iliana Slavova Chairwoman of the Foundation "Chance for Children and Nature of Bulgaria" and Center for Young Talents, Burgas.