Now that it is summer, many people are digging out their camping equipment and putting it to good use. Camping is an outdoor activity where the participants (known as campers) leave their home to stay outdoors while enjoying nature. When you go camping you might use a tent, a caravan, a cabin, or no shelter at all.
Bert and Ernie go camping in this video:
You might have also heard the word “glamping” when talking about camping. Glamping is “a form of camping involving accommodation and facilities more luxurious than those associated with traditional camping.” – www.oxforddictionaries.com
Have you ever been camping? What was your favourite part? When I was little I once got to go camping in my backyard. My parents set-up the tent and inside we had our sleeping bags and even an old black and white television. When you are little, things like camping in your backyard seem like a big adventure!
Below you will find a list of camping related vocabulary. If you would like some practice, why not see if you can make a small story about camping using at least ten words from the list? Can you manage to fit in fifteen words?