Implementation at the Käferschule

The program is implemented through five English afternoon lessons per week.

  • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, between 12.45 hr to 16.00 hr. Friday is an optional English games day for 1st and 2nd class groups.
  • Each Early Birds‘ class is split into a group determined by their grade level.
  • A safe learning environment is created for all students to learn through a structured timetable.

The Early Birds curriculum has been developed around five key language learning areas:

  • Listening
  • Understanding
  • Speaking
  • Reading (Storytime, Guided Reading and Independent Readers)
  • Writing (Pre-writing Grade 1 and 2, Writing Grade 3 and Grade 4)