Who We Are
Gifted & Talented
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Gifted & Talented is the first program in Lebanon to develop the intellectual, emotional and social abilities of Gifted and Talented students.
Cognition has to do with how a person understands the world and acts in it. In this field we focus on a child's development in terms of information processing, conceptual resources, perceptual skill, language learning, and other aspects of brain development. In other words, cognitive program is the emergence of the ability to think and understand.
JAPANESE MENTAL MATH
Abacus improves the cognitive abilities and skills using the five senses. Student uses the visual channel (eyes), the auditory channel (ears) and kinesthetic (motor memory), and tactile (hands) to learn. It trains and enhances the visual perception, memory working, and concentration. Abacus will complete the math curriculum and students start learning it from the age of 5-14.
ROBOTICS AND TECHNOLOGY
The world is growing in reliance of technology. Robotics classes offer the opportunity to learn about S.T.E.M program (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math). This course provides an overview of robot mechanisms, dynamics, and intelligent control. Moreover, it enhances the practical reasoning and problem solving skills. Students will design and fabricate working robotic systems in a group-based term project. Robotics course is about having fun and learning from the age of 5-14.
We develop leaders who can cross boundaries. Gifted & Talented believes that when students lead, we all learn. We focus on enriching the leadership skills by developing emotional and social intelligence: interpersonal, intrapersonal, adaptability, self-management, and general mood.
DRAMA AND THEATRE
The challenge for Gifted and talented is to keep the creativity alive. Working on developing a creative mind is what drama and theater focuses on. Drama is a combination of classroom instruction, performance experience, and collaboration. Each student gains an understanding of their own creative self. Based on Bar-on model, students will be improving their self-confidence, stress management, intra-personal, inter-personal, and adaptability that will result in an effective performance.
We introduce yoga classes in a simple and easy way where students of all ages can benefit from. Brain yoga reveals stress and anxiety; it helps in releasing tension and calms the brain. Moreover, it helps in improving the concentration levels , balancing skills and the thinking capacity of the brain.
When children participate in sports at a young age, they are more likely to stay active as they grow. Sports improve your mood, concentration, and sleep habits. Moreover, it reduces stress, depression, and aggressiveness. Sports help in maintaining a healthy weight which helps in boosting self-confidence. When students collaborate together in teams this will eventually improve their leadership traits. Gifted & Talented sports program includes Basketball, Soccer, and Taekwondo.
CREATIVE STORY MAKER
Arabic is our spoken native language and what we focus on in this program is to reserve this language for our Gifted & Talented students.
ARTS AND CRAFTS
Kids love doing arts and crafts to have fun and be creative. However, it’s good for their development as well! Arts and crafts help our Gifted & Talented students to express their thoughts and feelings. Students acquire motor coordination, self-esteem, and self-regulation through handmade arts and crafts.
A highly decorative handwriting that has a variety of benefits. Calligraphy is important for your mental health where it works on the spiritual development. Gifted & Talented students will excel in creativity and imagination.