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I N FA N T S E C T I O N                                                                                                                                                     AL NOOR INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL

   (KINDERGARTEN)                                                                                                                                                                                                CAMPUS AND CLASSROOMS

                                                                                                                                                                                                                 The campus is designed keeping in mind
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 the requirements of young learners. The
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 environment is safe, beautiful and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 welcoming. The student teacher ratio in
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 each class is ideal. Learning happens in
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 the classroom through fun activities that
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 are specially designed for the students,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 keeping in mind their individual
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 requirements. Individual attention is
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 paid to each student.

       The Infant Section (Kindergarten) at Al Noor International School offers
 an English medium (British curriculum) education for children between the ages
of 3 and 5. The school is ideal for providing a strong foundation in conceptual skills

                            and a knowledge of the English language.

Nursery Stage (ages 3 to 4+)                Course Outlook                      taught.

                              The first year of the Kindergarten is, for most   Curricular knowledge is imparted to Nursery
                              children, their first time away from home and     children through games, toys, active play and
                              family. As such, the teachers in Kindergarten     coordinated skills’ instruction. Outdoor games
                              not only play the role of teacher but also of     are daily activities, while music, library, audio-
                              mother, friend, philosopher and guide. Our        visual exercises, and CD projection periods
                              priorities in the Nursery Section are to keep     are all part of the rich, stimulating syllabus.
                              children safe, happy and well-educated, and
                              all our course objectives strive towards this
                              tri-curricular goal.

                                            Course Content

                              During the Nursery year, the students are
                              provided with a strong foundation in all aspects
                              of the English language to prepare them for
                              the years to come. Numberwork and thematic
                              topics also play a vital role in the syllabus

 Striking a balance                                                                                                                   Reception Stage (ages 4 to 5+)         Course Content                             introduced. More sophisticated
 between education                                                                                                                                                                                                      mathematical concepts are taught and
                                                                                                                                    Course Outlook                           In the second year, more formal            a wide-eyed view of the world is
   and information                                                                                                                                                           instruction is introduced through English  introduced. A stimulating hands-on
                                                                                                                                    By the second year, children are better  language, simple Mathematics, and          approach is applied through organised
8                                                                                                                                   adapted to the roles played at school    topics from the environment that           games, toys, active play, and coordinated
                                                                                                                                    and are eager to incorporate the values  surrounds the student. Striving towards    skills’ instruction.
                                                                                                                                    they have learnt in the classroom.       a strong English language foundation
                                                                                                                                    Emphasis is placed on curricular         and a clear understanding of                                                                        9
                                                                                                                                    concepts and methods of learning, with   communication through English still
                                                                                                                                    activities, games and teaching aids      remains the focus in Reception and the
                                                                                                                                    playing an important and continuous      basics of the Arabic language are also
                                                                                                                                    role in the academic year.
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