With play/activity based education enhancements, we see different International schools, parents and students are coming up with very creative activities and the little kids are learning many new aspects of world every day. The activities are wisely framed so that students can have a learning from it. While performing the activities they get involved in learning mode easily. Due to such involvement, activity based education’s awareness in increasing day by day. Mostly the schools are trying to make understand the working of the world around them through various projects and assignments. There are activities focusing developing the good human beings like developing habits, cultures at an early age. On the other side even kids of today are understanding performing the activities in an outstanding way, due to which more innovative ways are introduced for them.
There are many interesting activities conducted in schools today. Here are some of the most interesting at grades 1 and 2:
- Bilingual Newspaper creations:
With the focus on learning multiple languages, kids were made to create the news in two languages. They made wonderful posters and news formats to depict the stories and happenings. It is interesting to see kids writing and demonstrating by themselves that too at such lower grade.
- Designed handmade carpets:
Kids love to color and come out with beautiful designs. In such light, their designs were used to make handmade carpets. Such handmade carpets with a lovely kids design is an interesting outcome of this activity. It covered many different colors and showcased various thoughtful messages as well.
- Creation of drama from fairy tales:
Gone are the days when kids used to only listen to the fairy tales. Today they listen and create their drama act from their understanding from the fairy tales. They grasp the stories, make the environment and present as a drama to parents and teachers. They showcase their talents through acting. Such a creation at early age is an achievement of schools and parents.
- Restaurant management:
AN international school students of United Nations students were made to manage the entire restaurant by themselves. Right from food to bills everything was handled by kids as a team. They studied various roles in entire management, then grouped and distributed the task. In the entire process they were mentored by their teachers. But at the need they all now know the restaurant working..