Kindergarten 1

Kindergarten 1

Early Childhood Education is about...

Movement, developing gross and fine motor skills and physical development

Social and Emotional Development where inclusiveness is taught and practiced

Our curriculum incorporates current and advanced global practices in early childhood education. We maintain an environment where children are empowered to celebrate their different backgrounds and diversity as they are supported to maximize their potentials and strengths as they learn, grow and play together.

Kindergarten 1

Core Components

 

Areas Covered

Physical and Social

Development

Exercise Activities (P.E.)

Swimming

Playing and working together

Sharing and caring

Exploring and discovery

Free play

Motor Skills

Development of gross motor skills - balance, strength and coordination.

Development of fine motor skills - writing skills

Language Skills

Story Telling

Introduction to lower-case specific alphabet

Letter sound recognition

Lower-case letter writing

Extended colour recognition

Extended vocabulary including body parts, animals, food, family.

Basic conversation

Maths

Number recognition, values and counting up to 20 (and beyond)

Number writing (0-10)

Basic shapes

Music and Movement

(Topic area related)

Singing and dancing

Action songs

Acting

Visual and Creative Arts

(Topic area related)

Arts – Painting, colouring and drawing

Crafts – creating

Sand and water

ICT

(Topic area related)

ICT with ipad and interactive activities