Preschool (Pre-Nursery to Senior KG)
No textbooks are required. Necessary study material is provided by school. The Preschool curriculum prepares students for pre-requisities of Junior School mentioned below.
Junior School (Grade 1 to Grade4)
|Comparison of ICSE Syllabus & Gyankriti curriculum|
|Subjects to be studied at the Primary Level as per CISCE syllabus (http://cisce.org/publications.aspx)||Textbooks, Workbooks, Teacher’s book, Reference
book and other material used to meet the syllabus
|1.||First Language (English)||New Oxford Modern English (Oxford Publications)
Oxford Reading Circle (Oxford Publications)
|2.||Second Language (Hindi)||Rimjhim by NCERT|
|3.||Mathematics||Math Magic by NCERT|
|4.||Environmental Studies (EVS)||Small Science (HBCSE- TIFR)|
|5.||Computer Studies||Computer Masti (InOpen – IITB)|
|6.||Arts Education||Gyankriti’s own curriculum (Art&Craft, Dance, Drama)|
In addition to the above, the following should also be taken up at the Primary and Upper Primary levels:
|Recommended by ICSE board||Implementation at Gyankriti|
|1.||Third Language** (at least Class V -VIII)||Sanskrit introduced from Nursery itself through rhymes.
Class 1 onwards simple vocabulary and conversation is introduced
|2.||Physical Education||Gross Motor and Fitness Exercises, Sports (Skating, Tennis), Yoga, Indian Sports (Kho-Kho, Kabaddi etc.)|
|3.||Education in Moral and Spiritual Values||Through Prayers, Circle Time and Stories, Assembly performances and role plays|
|4.||Socially Useful Productive Work and
Community Service (SUPW) (Class VI -VIII)
|Kar Sewa, Practical Life Skills, Projects and Excursions|
The entire curriculum is available on Council’s website ( http://cisce.org/publications.aspx ) for interested readers.