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Learning Pod - The Future of Us

THE LEARNING POD @ THE FUTURE OF US

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Were you there with us at the Learning Pod showcase? Recap exciting moments by clicking here!


SMS SIM ANN VISITS OUR LEARNING POD WITH CHILDREN FROM VARIOUS PRE-SCHOOLS!

SMS Sim Ann with a group of children from My First Skool at the Learning Pod Showcase 

We were honoured when Senior Minister of State for ​Culture, Community and Youth as well as Finance, Ms Sim Ann, paid a visit to our Learning Pod Showcase on 29 February! Together with children from various pre-schools, she experienced various learning opportunities that may be offered by pre-schools of the future!

Click here to find out more about SMS Sim Ann's visit!

*All photographs featuring SMS Sim Ann were contributed by Ministry of Culture, Community and Youth (MCCY)


THE FUTURE OF EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION


Ms Ava Wang, ECDA Fellow and Curriculum Specialist at MY World Preschool, shares with us some reflections on the future of early childhood education.

Click here to read more!


LEARNING POD SHOWCASE AT THE FUTURE OF US EXHIBITION!

ECDA, in partnership with IDA, Playeum and KidsSTOP, presented the Learning Pod at The Future of Us Exhibition on 29 February to 2 March 2016.

The Learning Pod is a mobile, versatile learning space, where authentic learning can take place in a safe, fun, engaging and enriching environment!

A line-up of fun and interactive programmes were also available for young children!

Date: 29 Feb - 2 Mar
Time: 9 am - 8.30 pm
Venue: Marketplace at The Future of Us Exhibition


EVENT HIGHLIGHTS

Scheduled Programmes

  • IDA Learning with Robots:
    Robots will be showcased as children's learning companion and the teachers' able assistants.
  • Playeum: Create your Car of the Future
    Immerse in a creative activity to imagine a car of the future with recycled materials, craft items and tape.
  • KidsSTOP: Cool Chemistry
    Join in an experimental bubble fun chemistry activity for children
Free Zone Activity Area
  • IDA: Learning with Robots
    Interact and learn with Pepper the robot at the Marketplace
  • Playeum: Create for Speed
    Try and make the fastest car possible out of Lego components
  • KidsSTOP: Tinker with Wind Table
    Build a flying craft usnig different materials and put it above the wind table

Fringe Activities

  • Photobooth
    Snap a photo with Pepper the robot and our Learning Pod mascots
  • My Dream for Singapore
    Pen down your dreams in words or pictures for the nation, particularly in the area of early childhood development

For more information about the Learning Pod, click on the thumbnail below.

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​Need resources to support young children's learning while visiting The Future of Us exhibition?

Download our specially designed resource kit here!

The Future of Us Resource Kit​​​​​​​