iikonz The Upskilling Academy

Storytelling, Online Coaching

iikonz’ Online Coaching Programs

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Peek-a-Book (4 to 6 years)

Our Peek-a-Book program introduces your kid to the magical world of books. This is a storytelling- and phonics-based, online coaching program for little readers of ages 4 to 6 years. Our engaging storytelling sessions and phonics coaching makes it easy and fun for them to learn the basics of the English language like letters, spellings, and pronunciations.

Why Peek-a-Book?

  • Builds confidence
  • Vocabulary building
  • Mastering spelling
  • Encourages reading as a habit

Duration: 3 months | 25 sessions (3 sessions a week)

PEEK-A-BOOK HIGHLIGHTS

Storytelling & Rhymes
Fun Games
Phonics Based
Interactive Activities
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Grow Minds (7 to 10 years)

The main focus of the Grow Minds program is value education and social-emotional learning, which helps develop children’s character and self awareness. This also helps them understand the world around them better and have empathy for others. The Grow Minds program aims at improving children’s reading, creative writing, communication and public skills through storytelling, theatre, and other confidence-building activities based on each child’s specific needs.

Why Grow Minds?

  • Improves reading skills
  • Develops creative writing skills
  • Improves communication and public speaking skills
  • Develops social-emotional learning
  • Child gets individual attention as batch size is limited to 4 students

Duration: 5 months | 78 sessions (3 sessions a week)

Module-wise breakup of sessions:
  • English Grammar: 32 sessions 
  • Public Speaking and Creative Writing: 30 sessions
  • Social-Emotional Learning: 16 sessions

Highlights of the Peek-a-Book and Grow Minds Programs

  • Well qualified, experienced class tutors
  • Monthly meetings with parents to discuss child’s progress
  • Monthly reports marking student’s progress and area of improvement, along with tips on improvement
  • Fun-way of learning through interactive activities and quizzes
  • General knowledge is part of the curriculum to help children develop a perspective about the world
  • Learning and assessment methods are based on Bloom’s Taxonomy

GROW MINDS HIGHLIGHTS

Experienced Tutors

Interactive Quizzes

Learning Through Activities

Peer to Peer Learning

Certificates & Medals
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Ignite Minds (11 to 14 years)

Ignite Minds, the ultimate online life skills coaching program for tweens and teens, equips youngsters to handle the challenges present in today’s fast-paced, competitive world. This program boosts their confidence and eliminates public speaking fear and nervousness.  It enhances kids’ speech delivery and presentation skills.

Our trainers help kids and teenagers develop public awareness, and teach them how to decode verbal and non-verbal signs. We nurture and enhance their leadership skills like taking initiatives, decision making, and critical thinking along with essential life skills like teamwork, assertiveness, handling peer pressure and bullies, and empathy. 

Our Ignite Minds coaches train pre-teens and teens to develop the skills needed to succeed in any field—problem-solving, positive thinking, focus and concentration, interpersonal skills, social etiquette, and pleasing mannerisms.

Apart from the benefits discussed above, Ignite Minds trains children and teenagers the most needed life skill in today’s overly competitive world, that of managing one’s emotions. Our coaches teach you techniques of stress-, conflict-, and anger management to help look after your mental health.

Our programs offer career counseling and guidance as a part of the program.

Why Ignite Minds?

  • Creates self and public awareness builds confidence
  • Nurtures leadership and followership skills
  • Develops communication and public speaking skills
  • Improves interpersonal skills with special emphasis on emotional intelligence
  • Promotes mental health with stress-, conflict-, and anger-management
  • Career counseling and guidance

Duration: 1 year | 48 sessions

4 modules of 12 sessions each, covered in 3 months:

  • Interpersonal-skills, introduction to Public Speaking, and Building Confidence
  • Performances by Students, Story Making and Creative Writing
  • Emotional Intelligence and Life Skills Through Storytelling and Theatre 
  • Career Counseling and Coaching, Personality Development

Highlights of the Ignite Minds Program

  • Tutoring by Priya Subramaniam, a certified career analyst, professional storyteller, and a theatre practitioner
  • General knowledge is part of the curriculum to help children develop a perspective about the world
  • Buddy system to enable kids to monitor and help each other
  • Certificates and medals for best performers in each module
  • Quizzes at the end of every session to check for understanding

IGNITE MINDS HIGHLIGHTS

Storytelling & Theatre
Emotional Intelligence
Buddy System
Career Coaching
Certificates & Medals