DPS East believes in the holistic development of its children. For this reason it is very important to lay a strong foundation! The Early years at school are the formative years that will last a lifetime. Therefore the importance of junior section and its learning experience cannot be unestimated. Therefore the school leaves no stone unturned for making these primary years a strong base for the student’s future.
The school provides the children with a learning experience with a difference. The academic as well as the co curricular activities are so planned to get the best out of each child.
Early years of childhood brings flair of curiosity and joy of imagination. Such curiosity and imagination is transformed into the direction of exploring new learning. The students present vivid persona and emerge as confident citizens!
We strive to develop literary skills, provide an environment that is happy and safe so that we can enrich each child’s social, emotional, physical, cognitive, intellectual and creative abilities. This relentless drive for success enables us to be one of the Best English Medium School in Ahmedabad.
ACTIVITIES AT EAST.
The activities at school are designed to cater the mental, physical, psychological, spiritual and vocational needs of a child. The fortnightly activities are framed with an objective to develop their personality along with knowledge exploration.
The Activities conducted at school comprises of literary activities, Physical Development activities, Aesthetic and Cultural Development activities and Excursion Activities.
· With these small steps we prepare “glocal” learners! And the time at school becomes memory of life time!
· Debates, Recitation, spell well improves language and expression.
· Educational Excursions provide first hand experience and reinforce classroom knowledge.
· Role play and drama brings out the emotions in a child. (Photograph)
· Celebration of functions develops organizational capacities and instills team spirit.
· Sports, games and athletes directly contribute to the physical development of body.
LEARNING WITH FUN:
The Early years of childhood are the formative years. They are most crucial years in a child’s life. He/She is a keen observer and adopts things fast. We use this ability to foster his/her educational needs.
Breaking the monotonous traditions of class room teaching at wonder kids we practice concept based and activity based learning further cements our reputation as one of the Best English Medium Schools in the city of Ahmedabad.
The smart teaching and the use of the technology in a school not only develops a confidence in the students but also develops a connected model of teaching which links the teacher to the student and to professional and accurate content, resources and system to usher the learning needs among the student and teacher. The school uses digital resources in a variety of ways to support teaching and learning. Electronic grade books, digital portfolios, learning games, and real-time feedback on teacher and student performance, are a few ways that technology is utilized to power learning. The multi-media software helps the teacher to teach to a variety of learning styles. Videodiscs and the audio visual plans strengthen basic skills by bringing material to life in the classroom. The student learns to organize complex information, recognize patterns, draw inferences, and communicate findings Learn better organizational and problem-solving skills. With the use of technology the school classroom has no longer remained a room of bricks and mortars. To make technology relevant in all subjects all lesson plans have technology driven teaching learning activities integrated within them. The content is supported with AV lessons, Power Points etc.
Jolly Phonics is a fun and child centered approach to teaching literacy through synthetic phonics. With actions for each of the 42 letter sounds, the multi-sensory method is very motivating for children and teachers, who can see their students, achieve great heights.In the Pre Primary section reading is taught through Jolly Phonics which is basically a British programme based on teaching English through synthetic phonic approach. It teaches letter sounds in multi sensory way. Jolly phonics targets all kinds of learners in the class i.e. the visual, auditory and kinesthetic learners. The main idea behind this approach is to build a strong foundation in the development of a child’s reading and writing skills.
- Splash Pool!!
- Digital Space!!
- Music Room!!
- Dance Room!!
- Computer Lab
- Play Room
- Sand Pit
- School Transport
Wonder kids take up various social initiatives to develop a humanistic approach. The aim of such initiatives is to motivate them towards their duty for the society.
Recently as a part of ‘Green Warriors’ initiative the children planted around 250 saplings in school campus and showed their concern for the conservation of Nature.