KinStar Bilingual Elementary School, Beijing

KinStar is a Right Start

 

Time to open:  Fall 2006

 

Scale:

l         Preschool: 6 classes, ages 2-6, divided into three age groups and maximum 20 children each class

l         Elementary school: grade 1-6, two classes each grade, maximum 25 students each class

 

First year (2006) school plan

l         Preschool to open total three classes: Toddler, Pre-K and Kindergarten

l         Primary school to open from two classes for first grade,  two for second grade, one for third grade and one for fourth grade

 

Teaching style

l         English/Chinese bilingual

l         Western education philosophy―British Curriculum

l         Emphasize on a balance between Eastern and Western cultures

l         Issue Chinese elementary school certificate and pass a Western elementary school assessment

 

Staff

l         Chinese and English speaking school management team

l         Native English speaking teachers to lead each class

l         Chinese teachers and supportive Chinese subject teachers

 

Student composition

Students will have various language and cultural backgrounds coming from families with enriched international background, including diplomats, expatriates, returning-overseas Chinese and people from Taiwan, Hong Kong and other countries/areas.

 

Philosophy

To provide high quality education in a bilingual environment that emphasizes both English and Chinese languages as well as Eastern and Western cultures. Focus on education of the whole child, combine the best elements from the Eastern and Western traditions and practices, and maximize the learning opportunity of being in China. Our program will ensure good physical growth, creative and independent thinking, personal responsibility, love and passion towards others.  We encourage cooperation with parents, family, the community and the world around us. 


课程设置 (Curriculum Design)

一年级课程 (Curriculum, Grade 1)

课程 (Curriculum)

课程百分比

(percentage of each subject)

中国语文和文化 Chinese and Chinese culture

15%

英语English/ESL

15%

数学 Mathematics

(中英文单独教授,taught in English and Chinese separately

12.5%

科学 Science

(中英文单独教授, taught in English and Chinese separately)

12.5%

技术 Technology

(中英文共同教授, taught in both languages together

5%

体育 PE

(中英文共同教授,  taught in both languages together

7.5%

音乐Music

(中英文共同教授, taught in both languages together

5%

美术 Arts and Craft

(中英文共同教授, taught in both languages together

5%

综合课 (艺术,社会研究等)Comprehensive (Social study, Arts, etc.)

(中英文共同教授, taught in both languages together

22.5%

总计 Total

100%

 


二、三、四、五年级课 (Curriculum, Grade 2-5)

课程 (Curriculum)

课程百分比

(percentage of each subject)

中国语文和文化 Chinese and Chinese culture

15%

英语English/ESL

15%

数学 Mathematics

(中英文单独教授, taught in English and Chinese separately

15%

科学 Science

(中英文单独教授, taught in English and Chinese separately)

15%

技术 Technology

(中英文共同教授, taught in both languages together

5%

体育 PE

(中英文共同教授,  taught in both languages together

7.5%

音乐Music

(中英文共同教授, taught in both languages together

5%

美术 Arts and Craft

(中英文共同教授, taught in both languages together

5%

综合课 (艺术,社会研究等)Comprehensive (Scocial study, Arts, etc.)

(中英文共同教授, taught in both languages together

17.5%

总计 Total

100%

 


六年级课程 (Curriculum, Grade 6)

课程 (Curriculum)

课程百分比

(percentage of each subject)

中国语文和文化 Chinese and Chinese culture

10%

英语English/ESL

12.5%

第三语言 Third language

10%

数学 Mathematics

(中英文单独教授, taught in English and Chinese separately

12.5%

科学 Science

(中英文单独教授, taught in English and Chinese separately)

12.5%

信息技术 Information Technology

(中英文共同教授, taught in both languages together

5%

艺术 (视觉艺术,表演艺术)Arts (Visual arts, performing arts),(中英文共同教授, taught in both languages together

10%

体育 PE

(中英文共同教授,  taught in both languages together

10%

美术 Arts and Craft

(中英文共同教授, taught in both languages together

5%

个人和社会教育 Social Studies

(英文教授, Taught in English

12.5%

总计 Total

100%

 

每日活动时间表 (Daily Activity Schedule)

 

Time

Content

a.m.上午

830

Arrival time 入校

830 - 910

1 class 第一节

915 - 955

2 class 第二节

1000 - 1025

Outside Play 课间操

1030 - 1110

3 class 第三节

1115 - 1155

4 class 第四节

noon中午

1200 - 1240

LUNCH TIME AND FREE PLAY 午饭时间

1245 - 1325

 

p.m.下午

1245 - 1325

5 class 第五节

1330 - 1410

6 class 第六节

1415 - 1455

7 class 第七节

1500 - 1555

Project Work

1600

Goodbye Time 离校

 

Positions open for the following. Click for details.

 

Director of the English Program

Teacher for the elementary school

Teacher for the preschool