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The volunteer interested in helping with our nursery pupils, will work in close partnership with the current teacher to educate the more or less 30 kids that attend her lessons.
The pupils from the Nursery Class are 3 to 6 years old. They divided in three levels, baby class, middle class and final class, depending on their age. This three groups need to share the classroom and the attention of the teacher until they are 6 years old, and start with their primary education.
We have to recognize the amazing job that Norah, the nursery teacher, is doing with the youngest kids of our center. The number of kids and their age differences are a big challenge when preparing them for their primary school classes. It makes the lessons a daily challenge for one person alone.
Therefore, the help of a volunteer willing to add value to the classes and innovate would make a huge impact on the learning process of the kids. To have the possibility of splitting the class, organizing different activities adapted to the different ages, working with smaller groups and spending some time doing outdoor activities would improve our nursery class .
We would really appreciate volunteers that come with songs, games and new creative ideas to implement in the class. Nursery class pupils are still learning English, but they understand pretty well and generally behave showing good manners. Your presence, speaking to them in english, will also have a positive effect on them and their adaptation to primary school in the future.
The class already has materials such as flashcards or posters, but they lack storybooks and other learning materials. As always, only your creativity to create the lessons is the limit, but bringing some extra materials would surely facilitate your labour.