Baan Plakkla School
Description: Baan Plakkla School is a small school in Kok Muang sub-district, Songkhla province, Southern Thailand. The school director, who shares our values, would like to welcome volunteers, to improve English skills for students to be able to communicate in this language. Volunteers can help to organize English lessons or other fun activities with the 78 students from kindergarten to Grade 6 (6-12 years old) during these 2 weeks. The English skills of the students are very poor. They are not familiar with foreigners. You can experience the local way of life, exchange with other volunteers, villagers and support the children education.
Type of Work: WORK AND ACTIVITIES 1- Give non-formal English classes and other fun activities with the students 2- Create teaching materials for teacher and kids
Study Theme: AIMS of the PROJECT 1- To support Baan Plakkla School 2- To let children be familiar with volunteers and learn in an international/multi-culture atmosphere 3- To improve English skills for students to be able to communicate with foreigners
Accommodation: Volunteers will sleep in the classroom. There will be simple mats, pillow and mosquito net. You will need to bring your sleeping bag and a small mattress. There are basic toilets, showers and a kitchen at the school canteen. The teachers and villagers will help the volunteers to cook.
Language: Only very few people in the village can speak good English. Learning basic Thai and body language will be necessary.
Requirements: The volunteers should be ready to stay in a local area, to adapt to the local conditions with only basic facilities. Very few local people are able to speak in English. Volunteers should be able to be with the kids and prepare some games and material for teaching.
Approximate Location: Baan Plakkla School is a small school in Kok Muang sub-district, Songkhla province, Southern Thailand.