September Activity Calendar

We have an action packed activity calendar lined up for our Lexis Noosa students for the month of September 2019!!

September Calendar

Wednesday 11th September 2019 at 2.00pm – BEACH SAFETY PRESENTATION

Our beaches are beautiful and dangerous. Every year there are deaths on Australian beaches due to drowning – even on crowded beaches without big waves. This presentation could save YOUR life. This is why we are asking all students to attend.  Your teacher will bring you to the presentation shortly before 2pm.

Thursday 12th September 2019 from 6.00pm –  Lexis Noosa Student Party Night!

BBQ dinner starts at 6pm! Glow Party starts at 9pm! Buy a white T-Shirt from Target for $5 and glow paint will be provided for you at KB’s backpacker night club.  (Don’t forget to let your host mother know you will be late home)

Volleyball

Our Lexis Noosa students love playing beach volleyball so we decided to play another game this afternoon.

With our hottest day so far for Spring at 31 degrees, we definitely needed to cool down in the shade with a game of volleyball.

 

 

Graduation – 30.8.19

Today we say farewell to 20 or our Lexis Noosa students. Good Luck in the future and best wishes with learning English.

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David, Mari, Naruto and Chiho from Heidi’s Elementary Class.

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Minami and Cui Lan from Jessie’s Pre-Intermediate Class.

Ciara

Shoki from Ciara’s Intermediate class.

Annette

Stella, Satoru, Edouard and Gilmin from Annette’s Upper-Intermediate Class.

Michelle

Igor from Michelle’s Upper-Intermediate Class.

Lize

Lisa and Philine from Lize’s Advanced Class.

Jonathan

Diana, Virgilio and Ayumi from Anjali’s IELTS Class.

Table Tennis Competition

This afternoon Lexis Noosa students enjoyed a table tennis competition in the common area!

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We had 8 students participate but eventually we finished off with Rion in first place, Alex in second place and Peitro in third place and Takashi in forth place.

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Congratulations and good work to everyone that got involved and had some fun!

Activity Calendar for August

Looks like we are in for a treat this month with some exciting activities to be done!

August Calendar

Every Monday

Local Tour for our new students or our Conversation Club

 

Every Tuesday

Job Workshop with Michelle. Need help writing your CV and finding a job in Noosa? Then this is the workshop for you!!

 

Wednesday

7th August 2019 – Table Tennis Competition

14th August 2019 – School Closed

21st August 2019 – Boomerang Painting

28th August 2019 – Volleyball @ KB’s

 

Every Thursday

Grammar Workshop – If you need extra help with your Grammar then this is the workshop for you!!

 

Friday

2nd August 2019 – Indigenous Scratch Art

9th August 2019 – Board Games and Biscuits

16th August 2019 – Yoga Class

23rd August 2019 – Netflix and Tim Tams

30th August 2019 – Boxercise Class $5 each

Volleyball @ KB’s

This afternoon Lexis Noosa students made their way to KB’s and enjoyed a few games of volleyball!

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This is such a great activity for the students to be physical, have some fun & get to know each other.

Hope you all had a great afternoon 🙂

Getting to Know Each Other

This afternoon Lexis Noosa put on some snacks and drinks for the new students & current students to enjoy.

They had a great afternoon getting to know each other while enjoying some cheese platters & iced tea.

Lexis Noosa Graduation

Congratulations to all the students graduating from Lexis Noosa today!

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Mathis from Maria’s Pre-Intermediate Class.

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Yuki and Momoko from Ciara’s Intermediate Class.

Ciara

Kotoyo from Lize’s Upper-Intermediate Class.

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Maria and Jeeah from Anjali’s IELTS Class.

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Beach Soccer

What a beautiful afternoon to play beach soccer down at Noosa Main Beach.

Our students love being outside and enjoying the beautiful weather that Noosa has to offer!

Afternoon Board Games

This afternoon our Lexis Noosa students enjoyed playing board games in our common area.

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It’s a great chance to meet other students from different classes within our Lexis Noosa school.

Making new friends and having a wonderful time is what Lexis Noosa is all about!!!

Volleyball

This afternoon our Lexis Noosa students enjoyed playing a game of beach volleyball at our local backpackers, KB’s.

It’s always nice to get out after a hard days worth of learning English! Relax and have fun!

Board Games and Afternoon Tea

The weather wasn’t very good today in Noosa so we decided to have a board games afternoon at the school with some delicious afternoon tea!

Table Tennis Competition

This afternoon the Lexis Noosa students headed to the Table Tennis table to find out who is the best at playing table tennis at Lexis Noosa!

If was a hard competition but there can only be 1 winner……….. and Quentin came in at first place. Second place went to Lea, third place went to Abdulelah and lucky fourth went to Mathis.

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Congratulations to all the students who participated in the competition!

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Easter Table Decorations

It’s nearly Easter time so we thought why not get into the spirit!

We spent the afternoon making some cute little table decorations for Easter.

We made an Easter bunny bookmark, stand up Easter eggs and an Easter bunny/chicken jar filled with Easter eggs!

Hope you all enjoyed the afternoon.

Volleyball

This afternoon the Lexis Noosa students played a game of Volleyball down at our local backpackers, KB’s!

We hope you all had a wonderful game and look forward to seeing you on the next activity.

Indoor Soccer

Today our Lexis Noosa students played indoor soccer at our local indoor sports center.

While they were waiting for the court to be available they all played a game of basketball. Go Lexis!!

Hope you all enjoyed your activity and looking forward to seeing you on the next one!!

Surfing Lesson

Today our Lexis Noosa students spent the afternoon learning how to surf at Noosa Main Beach.

Activity Calendar – March 2019

We have so many exciting activities coming up for the month of March 2019! Make sure you sign up at reception to secure your spot.

March Calendar

Beer Tasting

Our customer service students were hard at work again this afternoon serving up a variety of Australian craft beers. The students had a quick lesson on the language needed to discuss different the different appearances, aromas, tastes, and palates. They quickly dived into their work preparing the tables with food platters, activities and surveys. The customers were greeted by the friendly front of house staff as they arrived and shown to their designated tables.

As the samples were poured, the customers were told some information about each of the beers which were further accompanied by a tasting menu prepared by the customer service students.

 

We even had our own security guard who took care of all the intruders.

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The customers had a lot of fun tasting the Australian beers and had many different opinions on each one. Well done to all involved. Can’t wait for the wine tasting!

 

Beach Soccer

This afternoon the Kindai High School students and General English students made their way down to Noosa Main Beach for a game or two of beach soccer.

 

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Valentine’s Day Afternoon Tea

This week our Kindai students were treated to a very special Valentine’s Day event. Maria’s wonderful customer service class prepared a lovely high tea for the teens. The afternoon tea was complete with beautifully made cucumber sandwiches, scones, lamingtons, hot and iced tea.

The front of house staff were in charge of greeting our Kindai students and taking them to their table.

Front of house staff

 

The teens were waited upon by the lovely waiters and waitresses who provided them with high-quality service.

The students were encouraged to relax and enjoy the many games laid out on the tables as their drink orders were taken. Delicious refreshments were soon made and brought out.

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No high tea would be complete without a few sweet treats like Aussie lamingtons and jam on scones.

 

The customer service students even went as far as to organise a lucky door prize. Four lucky boys were the winners of some beautifully packaged Valentine’s chocolate which they were kind enough to share with the rest of their table.

 

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All in all the event was extremely successful and the feedback was fantastic. It’s sure to be a Valentine’s Day the Kindai students will never forget.

Share the Love!

❤️🥰 There is still time to write something nice on our Valentine’s Day wall! Share the love and make someone feel special! ❤️🥰

Sandcastle Competition

Today we took the Kindai High School students and General English students from Lexis Noosa to Noosa Main Beach for a Sandcastle Competition!!

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Students from Kindai High School building sandcastles and enjoying the beautiful weather Noosa has to offer.

It was really hard to choose a winner as there was so many good sandcastles to pick from!

We hope you all had a wonderful time at our activity and can’t wait to see you on the next one 🙂

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Conversation Club

Conversation Club

Today we had our Kindai High School students in the kitchen area speaking and practicing their English! Looks like they are having so much fun!! Good work Kindai!!

February Activity Calendar

Let’s have a look at the activity calendar for the month of February! We have so many exciting activities planned for the Lexis Noosa students!!

February Calendar

 

Aussie Food Tasting

This afternoon the Lexis Noosa students enjoyed trying some delicious Australian food!

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They tried some milo and pastio to drink!

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We had the classic party pie and sausage roll for them to try.

We also had some Anzac biscuits, Lamingtons, Vegemite and Cheese Shapes, Tim Tams, Musks, Red Frogs, Caramello Koalas, Macadamia Nuts and of course our favourite……… Fairy Bread and Vegemite on Bread! It wouldn’t be a party without them!!

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It looks like everyone enjoyed trying our delicious Aussie Tucker and we hope to see you on the next activity.

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Balloon Animal Workshop

This afternoon Lexis Noosa students enjoyed a Balloon Animal Workshop run by one of our very own students Junki from the Intermediate A class.

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Junki runs Balloon animal workshops for his work back in Japan.

Firstly Junki talked the students through how to make the balloon animals and the history behind them. Then he moved onto the workshop where he demonstrated a step by step tutorial on how to make them.

Hope everyone enjoyed their afternoon. There were definitely many laughs coming from the group this afternoon!

Meet Student Philipp Hänggi

 

My Stay in Noosa by Philipp Hänggi

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Phillip recently studied at Lexis Noosa both in general English and in an Accelerate Small Group Class. He kindly agreed to share his experiences with us. This is his story.

 

My stay in Noosa

My name is Philipp and I live in Switzerland. I decided to brush up on my English before starting a new job in Switzerland. I took some General English followed by an Accelerated Small Group Class. The combination of both courses was excellent. Both for meeting new exciting people and improving the language.

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Phillip in his small group class

I chose Noosa because of its nature, beautiful long beaches and because I prefer a charming town rather than a crowded city.

When I arrived in Noosa, I was even more impressed than I had expected by how green it was everywhere. It also means that there are always colourful birds twittering and bush turkeys sometimes with cute chicks around. No wonder that the bush turkey is the symbolic animal of Noosa.

I stayed at a homestay to get the experience how Aussies live and to improve my English even more. It was a very valuable decision which I really enjoyed.

There are plenty of activities people can do in and around Noosa. After school, I usually went surfing which is a must-do in Noosa for anyone of any skill from beginner to expert.

I also went paragliding many times to fly alongside the beach or over the gorgeous National Park to experience a wonderful sunset from a bird’s eye view. That was definitively one of my greatest highlights in Australia.

A bit less adventurous but no less interesting was jogging or walking through the National Park and looking for some Koalas which were hiding in the trees.

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With teacher Kerri and classmate Vanessa

Another amazing thing was simply the remarkable friendliness of the local people. It did not take long to get invited for a drink on the beach or even for a barbeque at their house.

That kindness is already reason enough to come back to Australia.

I am already looking forward to planning my next adventure Down Under and visiting some old friends.

 

 

 

 

 

Noosa River Adventures

This afternoon our Lexis Noosa student spend their time exploring the Noosa river.

It is such a beautiful way to explore our Noosa river system and wildlife that live there.

We hope you all enjoyed your afternoon and have a safe and wonderful Australia Day long weekend! See you all on Tuesday 29th January.

Games Afternoon at Noosa

This afternoon we pulled out every game from our storeroom and had a fun filled delicious afternoon playing all different types of games with some amazing snacks! Yum Yum!!

Our games included Jenga, Uno, Connect Four, Monopoly, Twister, Pictionary and a brand new foosball table!