CURRICULUM

To aid life, leaving it free, however, to unfold itself, that is the basic task of the educator.

Dr. Maria Montessori
The Absorbent Mind  

In Rainbow Cove, the child is seen as a dynamic learner, full of creative potential and in need of opportunities and experience to develop as a happy, confident individual. Rainbow Cove therefore places emphasis on the importance of process. 

Our curriculum is based on the most progressive approaches to early childhood education today. Integrating the self-directed learning of the Montessori Method with the Reggio Emilia Approach that values each child as strong, capable and resilient individual; the learning experience at Rainbow Cove presents boundless opportunities for your child. The curriculum for each term is centered on a theme with each theme carefully selected to cater to the children’s needs and interest and providing them opportunities to discover about themselves and the world around them.

Playgroup Program

18 months to 2 years 11 months

This program is designed to encourage positive self-concept and and to foster social, intellectual, physical and emotional development of our children. This program will develop your child’s independence, self-confidence and concentration. The Montessori materials in the classroom can be divided into Practical Life Experiences, Sensorial, Culture Studies, Language and Math. Music and Movement and Junior Gym program also incorporated to help improve and inculcate social and self-help skills.

Nursery 1 & 2 Program

3 years to 4 years 11 months

This program is designed to support and promote our children’s learning and development towards formal schooling. Through individual and group activities, Our program supports your child’s holistic development. These learning experiences would include all activities within and beyond the classroom. This aims to provide your child with tools to acquire language, literacy and Maths skills, to build strong motor skills, as well as to experience cross-cultural and environmental awareness.

Kindergarden 1 & 2

5 years to 6 years 11 months

This program is design to build on previous preschool and other learning experiences to prepare your child for the kinder garden class. The program covers the whole spectrum of them of the Montessori curriculum to enable your child to further develop their emotional, social, intellectual and physical development. Encouraging each and every child to develop their inner resources that enable each child to enjoy their learning journey during their preschool years. This includes the encouragement of creativity experiences, sharing ideas, language development through songs, stories, one-one experiences, Montessori Language/Math Scheme and pro-social behavior.