Class Description


Level

Contents

mathurA

मथुरा

(KG, 1st, 2nd)

[Beginners]

  • Reading (paThanam) and Writing (lekhanam) - recognize the individual letters and learn to write some of them (depending on grade).
  • Learn 10-20 conversational sentences
  • Learn 50 vocabulary words (numbers, colors, etc.)
  • Learn shlokas (praarthanaa shlokas, shanti mantras and subhashitams)
  • Learn Samskrit Songs (4 songs)
  • Listen to and understand simple stories in Samskrit (10 stories).
  • Crafts, games and outdoor activities (in Samskrit)
  • Learn about Indian culture (Festivals)


gokulam

गोकुलम्


(students from mathurA continue here)

  • Simple conversation (very basic concepts)
  • Reading and writing of all letters, and short 2-4 letter words (e.g. अजः , कमलम् , etc.)
  • Vocabulary (150+ words)
  • Learn Shlokas (15)
  • Learn Songs (4)
  • Listen to and understand simple stories in Samskrit
  • Games and outdoor activities (in Samskrit)
  • Class Projects

vRndAvanam

वृन्दावनम्

(Grade 3-6)

[Beginners]

(same curriculum as mathurA + gokulam combined curriculum -- for higher grades)

avantikA

अवन्तिका

(students from gokulam and vRndAvanam continue here)

  • Continue to build on conversation (more concepts)
  • Reading and writing of all guNitAxaram (क् + इ = कि )
  • Able to take dictation of 2-5 letter words (शिवः , गुरवः, मालविका , etc.)
  • Vocabulary (300+ words)
  • Grammar -
  • Shlokas (25)
  • Song (4)
  • Projects

dvArakA

द्वारका

(students from avantikA continue here)

  • Conversation - start building sentences with more verbs, longer sentences and linking them (more concepts).
  • More focus on conversations
  • Reading and writing of all saMyukaaxaram ( वि द् या = विद्या , क र् म = कर्म )
  • More focus on able to read short paragraphs. answer questions.
  • Able to take dictation of words from गीता
  • Vocabulary (300+ words)
  • Stories (6)
  • Shlokas (25)
  • song (4)