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PEDAGOGY & CURRICULUM Syllabus and Curriculum Velammal aims to provide perfect education to each student by identifying his/ her latent talents and by providing ample opportunities to develop his / her personality to serve the nation better in all disciplines. Velammal motivates the young Vels to be fit in health, good at conduct, excellent in communication, smart in action and kind to human beings. Medium of Instruction : English Languages Taught : Tamil, French, Hindi, Sanskrit Overall focus The main focus is on developing the skills required for 3 R's-reading, writing and arithmetic. The activities are planned to enhance the overall development especially in physical, social , cognitive and aesthetic. The school provides the curriculum of Matriculation Board for classes I to X. It provides the curriculum of the Board of Higher Secondary Education, Tamil Nadu State Govt. for classes XI and XII. CURRICULUM : MATRICULATION Kindergarten (L.K.G & U.K.G) Sensory activities, Montessori apparatus, Phonic drill, Play way arithmetic, Life skill based curriculum, Soft skill, Learning creative work, Alphabet and numbers, Tamil/Hindi, Singing, Colouring, Story telling, Nature talk, Health talk, Art & Craft, Games and Conversation. Pre-Primary (I & II) English, Tamil, Maths, EVS, Drawing, General Knowledge, Computer Science, Craft, Music, Dance and Value Education, Soft skills & Life skills and Physical Education. Primary (III, IV & V) English, Tamil, Maths, General Science, Social Studies, Formal & Functional Grammar, Computer Science, General Knowledge, Physical Education, Drawing, Dance, Craft and Music, Value Education, Soft skills & Life skills. 10 PEDAGOGY & CURRICULUM Middle School (VI, VII & VIII) English, Tamil, Hindi, Maths, Physics, Chemistry, Botany, Zoology, History & Civics, Geography, Formal & Functional Grammar, Computer Science, General Knowledge, Physical Education, Drawing, Dance, Craft and Music, Value Education, Painting, Soft skills & Life skills. High School (IX & X) English, Tamil, Hindi, Maths, Physics, Chemistry, Botany, Zoology, History & Civics, Geography & Economics, Formal & Functional Grammar, Computer Science, General Knowledge, Physical Education, Drawing, Dance, Craft and Music, Value Education, Soft skills & Life skills. Higher Secondary (XI & XII) Part I Language (any one of the following) - a. Tamil b. Hindi c. French d. Sanskrit. Part II - English Part III - Anyone of the following groups : Group I - Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology Group II - Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Computer Science Group III- Business Maths, Commerce, Accountancy & Economics SCHOOL TIMINGS Class Monday to Friday Saturday LKG & UKG 8.20 a.m to 3.00 p.m Holiday Std I & II 8.20 a.m to 3.40 p.m Holiday Std III to VIII 8.20 a.m to 3.40 p.m 8.20 a.m to 3.40 p.m Std IX - XII 8.20 a.m to 5.00 p.m 8.20 a.m to 5.00 p.m * The first and second Saturday of every month will be a full working day. Other Saturday will be a holiday * Timings are subject to change based on the emerging situations. LUNCH BREAK 11.55 a.m to 12.35 p.m 11 PEDAGOGY & CURRICULUM SCHOOL UNIFORM Class On Mondays On other days White Shirt, White Trousers, White Light Blue Shirt, White Trousers, Navy K.G. TO VII Socks, White Canvas Shoes, ID Card, Blue Socks, Black Leather Shoes, ID Boys Monogram and Belt. Card, Monogram & Belt White Shirt, White Pinafore, White Light Blue Shirt, Navy Blue Pinafore, K.G. TO VII Canvas Shoes, White Socks, White Black Leather Shoes, Navy Blue Socks, Girls Ribbon, ID Card & Monogram Light Blue Ribbon, ID Card and Monogram. VIII TO XII White Full Pant, White Shirt, White Navy Blue Full Pant, Light Blue Shirt, Boys Canvas Shoes, White Socks, Tie, Belt, ID Black Leather Shoes, Navy Blue Socks, Card and Monogram. Tie, Belt, ,ID Card and Monogram. White Churidhar, White Kurta with Navy Blue Churidhar, Light Blue Kurta VIII TO XII Dupatta, White Canvas Shoes, White with Navy Blue Dupatta, Black Girls Socks, White Ribbon, ID Card and Leather Shoes, Navy Blue Socks, Light Monogram. Blue Ribbon, ID Card and Monogram. (For XI & XII – Black Sandals) Co-curricular activities HOUSE SYSTEM “Team Spirit“, the watchword of today's career world, is achieved in Velammal Educational Trust through the 'House System'. Students, irrespective of their classes, are segregated into four HOUSES in order to enhance their competitive spirit, to draw inspiration from others and to maintain harmonious relationships with the other people. House system endows them with empathy, sharp, co-ordination and leadership skills along with tolerance and respect towards the attitudes of fellow human beings. 12
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