Overview of Program and Curriculum

Through independent exploration, structured activities, and hands-on learning, children develop a variety of skills and knowledge in 7 areas of learning :

Communication
Giving children opportunities to experience a rich language environment; to develop their confidence and skills in expressing themselves; and to speak and listen in a range situation.

Physical development
Providing opportunities for children to be active and interactive; and to develop their coordination, control, and movement.

Personal, Social and Emotional Development
Helping children to develop a positive sense of themselves and others; to form positive relationship and develop respect for others; to develop social skills and learn how to manage their feelings; to understand appropriate behavior in groups; and to have confidence in their own abilities.

Literacy
Encouraging children to link sounds and letters and to begin to read and write.

Mathematics
Providing children with opportunities to develop and improve their skills in counting, understanding and using numbers, calculating simple addition and subtraction problems; and to describe shapes, space, and measures.

Understanding the World
Guiding children to make sense of their physical world and their community through opportunities to explore, observe and find out about people, places, technology and the environment.

Expressive Arts and Design
Enabling children to explore and play with a wide range of media and materials, as well as providing opportunities and encouragement for sharing their thoughts, ideas and feelings through a variety of activities in art, music, movement, dance, role play and design and technology.