Sesame Street Preschool celebrated ‘Swachh Saptah’ in all their centres
Sesame Street Preschool is extending their support to the ‘Swachh Bharat’ campaign through an initiative in all their preschool centres across India through the ‘Swachh Saptah Campaign’ from Nov 3- Nov 7 that is aimed at sensitizing children and educators towards hygiene and sanitation. During the week the following activities will be conducted as part of the campaign. During Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s recent visit to the US, he interacted with our Sesame Street muppets, Elmo and Raya. Photographs of the same will be shared with the attendees of the activity week.
Day 1: Personal cleanliness and hygiene
Day 2: Cleanliness drive in school
Day 3: Neighborhood march by Pre Nursery, Nursery and Prep children on cleanliness
Day 4: Appreciation Day – Thanks giving to community helpers around us
Day 5: Assembly on cleanliness (involving volunteer parent participation to talk to children)
Sesame Street Preschool is the latest initiative of Sesame Workshop in India. Sesame Workshop is the non-profit educational organization behind Sesame Street, the landmark television program that reaches millions of children every day in more than 150 countries. The Workshop’s mission is to use the educational power of media to help children everywhere reach their highest potential.
Present in India since 2006, Sesame Workshop in India, produces the educational television program Galli Galli Sim Sim, an entertaining educational television show, that is broadcast on the leading children’s channel POGO and the public broadcaster Doordarshan. The show is watched by over 10 million children every year. Delivered through a variety of platforms, the Workshop develops research-based content – including television programs, books, games, mobile apps and community engagement initiatives – that supports early childhood learning, helps prepare children for school and addresses developmental needs.
This expertise is now being brought to the Indian preschool space through the Sesame Street Preschools. Sesame Street Preschools bring together the best of Sesame Street and Galli Galli Sim Sim’s content, to the Indian preschool space. Realising the need for quality preschool education, Sesame Street Preschool endeavours to change the paradigm in the preschool space making high quality education, teaching standards and learning spaces accessible to Indian children. The Sesame Street Preschool curriculum and methodology integrates hands-on project based learning, with creative approaches to foster critical thinking, creativity, communication and collaboration. For more details on this see the FAQs.
Sesame Street Preschool is currently present across Alwar, Bengaluru, Bhopal, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Kanpur and Meerut, offering a preschool programme for 2 to 6 years olds. Soon to be launched is a mother- toddler programme for 1 to 2 year olds and a set of additional after school programmes inculcating critical thinking, communication and collaboration skills. With presence beyond the schools, through the Galli Galli Sim Sim television show and the presence on the digital space through galligallisimsim.com and sesamestreet.org we aim to provide an educational experience to children, making them ready for school and for life!
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