October 1st – According to the United Nations, “one out of every 10 persons is now 60 years or older. By the year 2050, one of five will be 60 years or older.”
October 2nd – Mahatma Gandhi, was a powerful voice for peace during a very volatile time in India’s history. Did you know that every major city in India has a road dedicated to Gandhi?
October 16th – Navaratri (nine nights) symbolizes the triumph of good over evil.
What’s happening at Hope Learning Centers this month?
This month children will be solving math puzzles, practicing multiplication tables, and be given a science quiz. Children will also exercise their writing, spelling and word composition skills, which requires analytical thinking. They are given tasks like story and poetry writing, crossword puzzles, and a spelling bee.
In the classroom:
Children are offered the opportunity to study individually and are learning to focus and finish tasks before embarking on something new.
Personal Transformation Program:
The PTP for the month is PROTECTION AND SAFETY – Children will learn about personal safety and good rules for staying safe.