PlayKids Leiturinha is a book club for children from 0 to 10-year-olds and their families. Monthly packages include books and small activities for the whole family to explore together. Leiturinha encourages reading and curates books according to each stage of child development to provide experiences of learning and fun in family. All the materials are linked to certain learning areas that are explained for the parents.
The delivered books are chosen based on the child's age, therefore his/her prior knowledge of the area is estimated and it affects the baseline, optimising the learning experience.
PlayKids Leiturinha provides pre-curated materials as the monthly sets always include books and simple activities that are picked to support the certain age group.
Parents get a leaflet which explains the primary learning areas of the books and it gives tips on how to support the child's learning and growth.
The pedagogical analysis covers how the product supports learning of the identified skills. The student’s role is assessed by four contrary pair parameters, which are selected to cover the most essential aspects on the use of the product.
The following are the high educational quality aspects in this product.
The supported learning goals are identified by matching the product with several relevant curricula descriptions on this subject area. The soft skills are definitions of learning goals most relevant for the 21st century. They are formed by taking a reference from different definitions of 21st century skills and Finnish curriculum.