Children learn rhymes, songs and poems, look at picture books, photographs and videos, listen to stories and fairy tales as well as draw, record and share ideas and experiences. They learn through drama and hands-on activities as well as through a variety of electronic media such as computers and projection screens.

TIS offers full-day Pre-Kindergarten, Junior and Senior Kindergarten programs. All Kindergarten students have daily Mandarin instruction and participate in physical activities. Each classroom has a certified teacher and a teacher assistant.

Children become competent language users by listening and speaking, reading and writing, viewing and representing throughout the Kindergarten years.