School Project

We offer wider range of school projects, both in cities and small villages. The activities and task in schools can depends on the part and category of children the volunteer feels very comfortable working with. Read through the section below for more information:

Preschool:
Crèche, Nursery and Kindergarten – This part isn’t part of the schooling system but it practically forms part of the school community in Ghana. Most preschools are attached to the normal school, so kids automatically graduate from preschool to actual school. Kids in preschool usually range between ages of 1-4 years.

Activities/Task:

Playing with Kids
Learning songs and Rhymes
Learning English Alphabets and Numbers (1-10)
Assisting with sharing of kid’s food(lunch) and sometimes helping them with eating.
Organising games and role plays
Introducing own ideas and teaching others care givers or educators

Primary School
Primary 1 to Primary 6(often referred to as class 1 to class 6)
Kinds at the primary school level are usually between 4-13 years. Volunteers will be involved or assigned diverse activities based on interest and capabilities. Common activities and task includes some of the following and any other task as assigned by the respective supervisor.

Activities/Task:

Assisting with teaching and learning by helping teacher with all necessary materials.
Helping kids with extra detailed explanation if necessary
Organising and coordinating games and sporting activities
Teaching Kids
Basic Maths (e.g. Addition & Subtraction of Numbers),
Basic Language e.g. French and English
Basic environmental science (ways of protecting the environment) etc.
Basic ICT (e.g. parts of Computer, how to turn on or shut down a computer)
Picking up kids in the morning to school and motivating truant kids to attend school
Helping in school administration work (typing and sorting of Test questions) etc.

Junior High School(JHS)

Classes in JHS are from 1-3, kids are usually between the ages of 12-16 years and from this level they graduate to the High School. We recommend working in this category if you seek experience in pedagogy for your own future endeavors, academic purpose or if you find it easier to work with grown up kids.

Task/Activities:

Assisting with teaching and learning by helping teacher with all necessary materials.
Helping kids with extra detailed explanation if necessary
Organising and coordinating games and sporting activities
Teaching Kids
Basic Maths, Language e.g. French, German, English etc.
Basic environmental science (ways of protecting the environment) etc.
Basic ICT (e.g. generally windows environment, how to use MS-Office for basic task)
Helping in school administration work (typing and sorting of Test questions) etc.
Planning, organising and coordinating other self-introduced activities with co-workers.

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