Smiley Child program
After School program is an extended facility named as Smiley Child offered to children coming from any school. The after school program offers a safe and engaging environment for the children while also caring for their social , emotional and intellectual development. The Smiley Child program & activities are designed to meet the interactive skills, team work & academic need of the increasingly independent school –age children.
You can plant the seed for a lifelong love of learning in your preschooler with interesting preschool activities. Simple, easy and fun activities can set the foundation for better learning and development. Both informative and productive, fun activities such as dance, yoga, drawing, painting, craft, storytelling will build your preschoolers’ confidence and unlock their imaginations
Every child needs to learn that learning can be as enjoyable as play. So how do you bring about the impossible? Fun educational activities for kids offer plenty of learning with a healthy dose of entertainment. That’s why we call them edutainment. Educational activities will take your child from preschool through elementary grades and instill a lifelong love of learning.
Activities included in Smiley Child
Dance makes them learn the importance of self-discipline from a young age. They learn the necessary skills and their ability to memorize, evaluate, and analyze things improves. It improves their progress in other aspects of their lives including academic performance and problem-solving skills. These qualities will help to set the foundation for academic success.
Yoga is an invaluable gift of India’s ancient tradition. It embodies unity of mind and body, thought and action; restraint and fulfillment; harmony between man and nature. It is not about exercise but to discover the sense of oneness with yourself, the world and the nature.
Art & craft is more often than not every preschooler’s favorite activity. As they get familiar with figures, shapes and objects around them, doodling with crayons and other colors gives preschoolers immense pleasure. Drawing coloring, and painting are engaging and entertaining art activities for preschoolers. These activities improve their hand-eye coordination and fine motor skills, stimulate their imagination and encourage creativity.
Playing games can be a brilliant way to enhance learning abilities in kids. They may learn important life lessons and skills, develop a problem-solving attitude, get to explore nature, acquire new information and an elementary understanding of science. Moreover, when kids
learn outside, they think of learning as an ongoing and fun activity not as boring activity which is something they should do in the classroom.
Outdoor play aid in the personality of a kid. They learn to be independent and self-reliant. They learn to deal with emergency situations, setbacks, etc., with adult supervision. This instills confidence in them and equips them to tackle different situations of life later on. Outdoor play also helps them develop qualities like discipline, sportsmanship, and leadership – all of which are useful later in life.
Reading opens up a whole new world for kids, and kindergarten activities for reading are invaluable to their learning and growth. Fun and easy kindergarten reading activities will help build kids’ vocabularies and instill in them a sense of grammar and language. With a better understanding of sentence construction, words, and written and spoken English, kindergartners will be more confident about their communication skills.
Storytelling for kids bring forth a lot of childhood memories for adults and mesmerize children’s imagination with fancy characters. Storytelling is a very importance part in child’s development. Our program includes Panchatantra Stories in English, Fairy Tales Stories, Moral Stories for Kids in English, Akbar-Birbal Stories, Funny Stories for Kids, Small Stories for Kids in English
Our aim to include storytelling in our program is as under:
- To teach them moral values.
- To acquaint them with culture and tradition.
- To simply entertain them.
- To engage them in an activity that imparts learning as well.
- To refine their knowledge of the language.
- To let them feel the characters’ emotions.
- To build a reading habit.
- To enhance their vocabulary.
- To make them active listeners.
- To improve their concentration.
- To spark imagination in them.
- To develop a conscience in them.
- To boost their emotional intelligence.
- To establish a close bond with them.
- To hone their memories.
Many more activities are included such as cooking with fire, science experiments, photo frame making handwriting improvement,Personality development activities, English speaking, etc.