Advancing beyond the preschool level, our curriculum guides children towards a deeper understanding of English.
STEAM activities (science, technology, engineering, art, mathematics) are integrated, fostering adaptability to our rapidly evolving world. This approach imparts diverse knowledge and encourages children to discover their passions.
- Kindergarteners (first to third year)
- 270 mins
independent thinking through exploratory lessons In our classes, we encourage independent thinking rather than providing immediate answers, allowing children to arrive at conclusions themselves.
in STEAM lessons We have incorporated STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, mathematics) activities, recognizing their significance in broadening future horizons.
their enthusiasm through activities Through in-class and extracurricular engagements (exclusive to Higashiazabu), we facilitate diverse learning experiences, enabling children to explore varied interests and cultivate genuine enthusiasm
*This schedule is an example for Higashiazabu Kindergarten 2.
*Hours may vary slightly depending on the center.
9:00 Structured Play
Upon entering the classroom, students will engage in the “Morning Task,” a game-like challenge that combines elements of STEAM and reading.
10:00 Morning Circle
Acquire everyday vocabulary and phrases while discussing personal topics and engaging in question-and-answer sessions. Cultivate the confidence to engage in English conversations with enjoyment.
10:25 Themed Story
Explore vocabulary and phrases related to the monthly theme through engaging picture books.
10:30 Monthly theme / Vocabulary Time
Expand your vocabulary by learning 15 key words and related terms based on the monthly theme. Enjoy a range of games and activities while having fun.
10:30 Calendar Time
Master the expression of dates, days of the week, seasons, and weather using a unique calendar. Practice goes beyond repetition, enabling you to use these concepts accurately in conversations.
10:50 ABC Time
Engage in lively ABC songs and enhance alphabet knowledge with the help of flashcards.
11:00 Math Station
This activity involves utilizing mathematical knowledge and calculations to solve three problems.
11:10 Park Time
Engage in play with teachers and friends at the park.
One of the objectives is to experience the changing seasons and learn about traffic rules.
12:00 Lunch Play
Share lunch time together while also learning dining etiquette.
13:00 Reading / Grammar Time
Enhance reading and grammar abilities by practicing sight words (words that can be recognized at a glance) and rearranging words to construct sentences.
13:10 Phonics Time
Utilize songs and chants to grasp the concepts of phonics. We will enhance comprehension through workbooks, video instructional materials, and listening assessments.
13:25 Activity Part 1
Enhance your writing and math abilities through our original textbooks and workbooks. Practice to gain confidence in writing skills.
13:35 Activity Part 2
Engage in diverse STEAM activities, exploring fields like science, programming, and music. Through enjoyable experiences, Not only have fun but also encounter advanced English in a variety of contexts.
13:55 Sticker & Good-Bye Time / Explanation to Parents
Place stickers on attendance notes and conclude the lesson with a good-bye song.During this period, native teachers and bilingual staff will provide explanations about the day’s lessons to parents.
Extended Care Service for Busy Parents
We offer a flexible temporary storage service (fee-based) in 30-minute increments.
Pickup and drop-off times can be customized to accommodate parents’ work and family schedules.
This service is conducted in an immersive “English” environment, allowing children to practice the language skills learned in class.
It’s a convenient service that enhance your child’s English proficiency.
Our Unique Curriculum
Our Unique Curriculum
Aligned with the curriculum, we employ Kids International’s exclusive teaching materials, supplemented by take-home resources for practicing class activities at home.
Through a collaborative effort between the school and families, we provide robust support for your child’s English learning journey.
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Our curriculum features the acclaimed online learning tool, Raz-Kids, utilized in the U.S. Each student has an account, enabling access to appropriate-level books for home study.
Moreover, teachers assess reading proficiency during free play sessions.
The staff’s attentive and personalized approach is truly reassuring
The manager, teachers, and entire staff pay keen attention not only to their own children but also to the unique qualities, disparities, and individual personalities of each child. I often witness them offering considerate responses tailored to every child’s needs. This level of attentiveness is quite remarkable. I believe this aspect provides significant peace of mind when selecting a school for our children.