Full S.T.E.A.M ahead: Preparing future-ready children
The world of work has transformed tremendously over the past few decades. From computer programmers to social media tycoons, today’s jobs, unlike those in the past, draw upon several disciplines all at once. S.T.E.A.M, an educational discipline, does the same with the incorporation of Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts, and Mathematics.
S.T.E.A.M lessons therefore equips children with an interdisciplinary approach which will better prepare them for jobs in the future.
Why is learning S.T.E.A.M important?
In the real-world, scientific, technological, engineering, artistic and mathematical thinking skills are required to solve our biggest problems and these are the skills we should equip our children with.
How is S.T.E.A.M taught in preschool?
Since S.T.E.A.M concepts rely heavily on hands-on learning and production, they are second nature for young kids. At Mulberry Learning, these seemingly big concepts are acquired via a range of highly engaging and exciting S.T.E.A.M enrichment activities that hones children’s creativity, problem solving and critical thinking skills – all while having fun!
Some of Mulberry Learning’s S.T.E.A.M enrichment programmes include:
- Picasso KidzTM (Art)
- Music MoovesTM(Music)
- Little NewtonTM(Science)
- Busy BakerTM(Culinary Arts)
- Little TinkererTM(Robotics)
- Think Kids Mind MapTM
- Sportball (Sports)
- English and Chinese Speech and Drama
Educating children on S.T.E.A.M is a lengthy process, but it’s no doubt a valuable one that goes beyond the physical classroom and will stay with them throughout their lives. With the right S.T.E.A.M-powered skills, projects and experiences, your child will do better in school and can set themselves apart in their future workplaces.
Interested to find out more about S.T.E.A.M? Book a tour and speak to our educators to learn more about our award-winning curriculum!
Our Signature Programmes
Our fun and engaging S.T.E.A.M Enrichment Programme complements other important aspects in our proprietary curriculum model. This ensures that every child receives a comprehensive and holistic education that helps them excel in the future world.
About Mulberry Learning
Established in 2006, Mulberry Learning is an award-winning Reggio-inspired preschool with 11 locations around Singapore. Mulberry Learning is the world’s first and only preschool network certified by the USA for the Habits of MindTM framework, and its curriculum has been voted as “Singapore’s Best Holistic Learning Programme” for 3 years running by leading parenting publications.
Be it a Bilingual or Chinese Preschool, find out how Mulberry Learning’s award-winning curriculum can help prepare your child for his or her Primary years and beyond! Explore our beautifully crafted Reggio-inspired learning spaces from the comfort of your own home with our Virtual School Tours!