Edsmart Home Connect Online Preschool Curriculum
Edsmart is glad to announce our venture into the virtual learning world with the “Home Connect” online preschool program. This initiative is an amalgamation of carefully curated content and hybrid learning models that will make up for lost instructional time while strengthening pedagogy.
‘Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.’ –Benjamin Franklin
Let them be involved, let them experience, and let them learn. Let’s not allow a pandemic to come between your child and his/her learning adventures.
Edsmart Home Connect (EHC) Online Preschool Curriculum
The focal point of the “Home Connect” program is primarily to introduce kids to basics and concepts through a series of enriched prerecorded videos packaged into bite-sized learning modules.
The curriculum aligns with 42 KDAs of early years, ensuring the holistic development of the child. The Edsmart Home Connect preschool curriculum resources are created with facilitators/parents in mind. The detailed lesson plans and tightly coupled assessments ensure that facilitators can actively track the progress.
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Edsmart Home Connect Curriculum for Homeschoolers:
Playgroup : Age Group 2-3 years
The Playgroup / Pre Nursery Program is holistic, child-centric and an age appropriate curriculum that focuses on developing children's communication and language skills, creative expressions, physical abilities and well-being, personal, emotional and social development.
Playgroup / Pre Nursery Curriculum Focus Areas
Communication and language skills. Developing multiple intelligence (Logic, Word, Nature, People, and Picture). Physical skill development and well-being. Personal, Emotional and social development. Sensorial, ideas of exploration and investigating the world around them Forming relationships and connecting with the environment.
Nursery: Age Group 3-4 years
The Nursery Program takes on a cognitive, constructive and skill developing approach and thus our curriculum emphasizes on active child-centered learning experiences. The curriculum centers on children’s interests, curiosity and their natural quest for knowledge, which leads to experiences in exploration, investigations, discovery and active hands-on explorations.
Nursery Curriculum Focus Areas
The program reinforces upon children’s increasing competencies in language as a tool for learning and communications. Reading, phonetics and numeracy skills are introduced to promote the child’s emergent capacity of acquiring skills. Expectations for personal and social development continue to be prioritized, resulting in an even greater autonomy and independence, enhanced self-help skills, self-concept and confidence.
Junior KG: Age Group 4-5 years
The Junior KG / Kindergarten 1 children are more confident and articulate in using language in expressing and presenting their ideas. So this curriculum actively promotes purposeful vocabulary, reading and writing experiences through integrated learning experiences and projects. Children gain a better understanding of numeracy and mathematical concepts. Exposure to technology, awareness of environment and community, and physical skills are more enhanced and sophisticated in this stage of learning.
Junior KG /PP1 Curriculum Focus Areas
Cognitive development, acquisition of skills and concepts are actively promoted. Higher understanding of numeracy and mathematical concepts. Enhanced awareness of environment, community and physical skills. Personal and social development continues to be emphasised upon.
Senior KG: Age Group 5-6 years
The Senior KG / Kindergarten 2 Curriculum children are now more proficient in communication, reading and writing, and use these skills as a means to present ideas and knowledge as a tool for learning content, concepts and skills. They begin to develop a greater perspective and appreciation of large-scale environmental and community issues. With increased social and emotional maturity, children continue to work collaboratively in projects, engaged in critical thinking and meaningful explorations of ideas and concepts through problem solving, inquiry, investigations, and research at this stage of learning.
Senior KG /PP2 Curriculum Focus Areas
Children are independent, confident, articulate and creative thinkers who are appreciative of the world – and equipped with the life skills and attitudes that are prerequisites for school readiness and life success. Concepts through problem solving, inquiry, investigations, and research. Personal, Emotional and social development. With an increased social and emotional maturity, children continue to work collaboratively in projects, engaging in critical thinking and exploration.
Key Advantages of HDP Curriculum:
- Age-appropriate and self-exploratory.
- ESM tool to manage the curriculum.
- National and International Framework Curriculum
- Individualized learning outcome.
- ESM tool captures the formative and summative assessment
- Enriched with digital content consisting of more than 1000+ videos for both teachers and students.
- Reports based on individual developmental outcomes like cognitive, sensorial, emotional, etc
- Individual goals can be set based on the developmental reports. It is easy to share the child’s progress with parents and engage them as partners.
- Research based and scientifically designed.
- Includes Child Assessment and Observation.
- Focus on academic and non-academic activities.
- Promotes life skill development and value-based learning.
- Ensures Holistic development in children.
- Academic Support throughout the program.