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We aim to provide human education that respects the individuality of each child and that nurtures a sense of courage and hope for the future in each child.
Sapporo Soka Kindergarten was founded in April 1976 by the SGI President, Daisaku Ikeda. The kindergarten is situated on a hill overlooking the beautiful scenery of Hitsujigaoka. Soka education is student-centerd education. As the founder states, "Children are emissaries from the future and lead the creation of the future society."
Aiming to develop children's independence through daily experiences and activities
Aiming to provide future-oriented education
Aiming to provide an environment that nurtures the dreams of children
Aiming to develop children's independence through daily experiences and activities
We will help children develop independence through interaction with people (teachers and friends) and nature.
We will help each child develop the ability to open up his/her own future with confidence, a can-do attitude and enthusiasm.
*Spring excursion
*Spring excursion
Children who have just entered the kindergarten visit the zoo and see various animals.They learn the value of life by observing and interacting with the animals.
Rhythmics class
Rhythmics class
Develop children's ability for creative expression through music. "Mother-Child Rhythmics Classes" are also held.
Sunshine Kids Square
Sunshine Kids Square
Children have opportunities to interact or play with children from other age groups and classes. Each child chooses his/her favorite game or activity such as drawing.
Children's Festival
Children's Festival
Various programs are presented, such as plays, dances and songs. All children give great performances.
Athletic meet
Athletic meet
Children are formed into teams and compete for "gold medals" in various games.
Graduation ceremony
Graduation ceremony
Children wear a gown and hood, which represent teachers' and parents' wishes for children to become people who love learning throughout life
Aiming to provide future-oriented education
Various programs to foster exchange among sister schools are implemented each year.
Enjoyable and stimulating interaction with people will help cultivate a sense of peace in the hearts and minds of small children.
Exchange programs and activities are conducted in line with the founder's aim to promote world peace.
Friend Room
Friend Room
PCs, with touch panel system installed, are available to help children become familiar with the basic operation of PC, through drawing and playing games.
Welcoming guests from around the world
Welcoming guests from around the world
Meeting various guests from around the world is a valuable experience for children, who will play an important role in the future.
Welcoming students from Tokyo Soka Junior High school and Kansai Soka Senior High School
Welcoming students from Tokyo Soka Junior High school and Kansai Soka Senior High School
Children enjoy various activities with visiting junior and senior high school students, including gift exchange and a lunch party.Children keep in contact with the junior/senior high school students by exchanging letters.
Welcoming students from Soka University
Welcoming students from Soka University
Children will have the opportunity to meet Soka University students. This experience stimulates children to formulate exciting dreams for their future. Children will cherish this wonderful experience for a long time.
Soka Art Exhibition
Soka Art Exhibition
Soka Art Exhibition features pictures and other art works produced by students of the sister schools of Sapporo Soka Kindergarten in Japan and abroad. You will see the accomplishments of Soka's integrated education.
Alumni meeting
Alumni meeting
Students who have graduated from Sapporo Soka Kindergarten come back to the kindergarten to see their old teachers and friends, when they are in the 1st grade, 4th grade, 7th grade (1st year of junior high school) and 10th grade (1st year of senior high school).
Aiming to provide an environment that nurtures the dreams of children
We aim to create an optimal learning environment in order to develop physically and mentally healhty children.
We will do our utmost to help children nurture thoughtfulness and consideration of others and develop hopes and dreams for the future as well as a courageous spirit.
Rainbow Tunnel
Rainbow Tunnel
Children love playing in the Rainbow Tunnel. Let's make a lot of friends!
Children of the Sun's Library
Children of the Sun's Library
A picture book library. Pretty pictures featuring fairy stories are painted on each bookstand. Children choose their favorite picture book from the shelf and enjoy reading.
Blue Sky Farm
Blue Sky Farm
This farm allows children to experience nature. Here children grow potatoes and tulips.
Snow Mountain
Snow Mountain
In winter, children play imaginatively on the snow mountain built in the garden.
The Dream Express
The Dream Express
Children have great fun riding small but powerful electric locomotive.
Prince and Princess Hall
Prince and Princess Hall
Children play energetically with friends in this large hall. (Soccer classes are held in the hall.)
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