Exploring Minds is an organization for early childhood education. It focuses on play based and emergent curriculum. It’s aim is to create awareness about process oriented learning. On Explorimind.com website you will find information about kindergarten readiness and bilingual learning. Though the site focuses on Hindi English bilingual resources, the tips here are useful for any second language learning.
Exploringminds.org is the website where you will find relevant information about Early Childhood Education, philosophies, classroom strategies and activities.
Madhavi Sudarsana is the founder of Exploring Minds. She is a lecturer who specializes in multi-cultural and bilingual education. She has created her own multi-sensory program for teaching Hindi as a second language to children and adults. She also has her own multi-sensory program for teaching reading. She currently teaches early childhood education at an undergraduate level in California. She also works as Parent Educator, and PITC (Program for Infants and Toddler Caregivers) trainer. She has masters in psychology and a certificate in Educational Therapy.
Curriculum: Talk about these basic questions, which are used in information gathering. Create different sentences using them. Teach children to construct questions using these words. Use them as sight words and ask child to read them as whole words.
Curriculum: In this sight reading lesson, focus on words describing five senses. Have several items ready. Let child explore these items using different senses. Point out sight a word that is associated with each sense. For e.g. when child is touching the items, use written sight word that says, “touch”.