About Us

Who We Are

Word Masti Phonics and Grammar Institute is the brainchild of Mrs Hema Jayant Chandra,a passionate educator. Teaching Jolly Phonics is challenging, absorbing and invigorating. They are just trying to make sense of those squiggles.

Hema – a passionate educator has done her Bachelors of commerce from RA Poddar College. She then pursued her Management degree from Somaiya Institute of Management Studies. (MBA) – She has taught Jolly Phonics for over 15 years to elementary school children and now provides training to schools in Mumbai. Based in Ghatkopar, Hema founded & directed Word Masti Phonics & Grammar Institute, which has grown into three branches teaching 500 children annually.

Hema is closely associated with a pilot project called Program to Improve Private Preschool Education (PIPE). Through PIPE, she aims to support private schools in improving the quality of affordable pre-primary education for ages 2-6. She is working closely with FSG on this multi-year program which is supported by International and Indian Philanthropic Organisations.

She has achieved a distinction with a CID in Teachers and Trainers from University of Cambridge, UK (CIE) and she is TEFL/TESOL certified from  LoveTEFL, Of qual, England. Hema also spent two years in the US studying curriculum development and she offers weekend training in Jolly Phonics to low-economic districts in Mumbai as well as affluent schools in Mumbai and Kashmir. Her vision is to spread Jolly Phonics in as many schools as possible and make the most fluent readers by implementing Jolly Phonics in fun, interactive and engaging ways with a gamut of Phonics and Grammar Games.

Our Vision

To be a world leader in creating quality educational programmes that accelerate learning so all children achieve their potential for a brighter future. To spread our enriching curriculum that inspires to build the utmost solid foundation for effective reading and spelling skills. Our teachers understand how children can or cannot learn.They are trained professionals to guide children to optimize their individual potential as readers and spellers.

Why Choose us?

Best teacher – students ratio
Small group of students with lots of personal attention. Teachers : Student ratio is 1:5

Only authorized Jolly Phonics training center in Ghatkopar.
Hema Chandra is the only certified official Jolly Phonics Trainer at Ghatkopar.

We cover the whole English curriculum
Planned syllabus, Regular classwork, homework, creative writing worksheets, Spellings , pupil book and lots of practice

Well trained and lovable team of teachers
All the teachers are Jolly Phonics & Jolly Grammar certified. They provide the jolly experience to the kids with exploring the gamut of games on each concept

What We Do

How many days in a week do we have Phonics ?

Phonics is going to be twice a week. (tentatively 70 sessions in a year.

How many days in a week do we have Grammar?
Along with Grammar do you teach anything?
Are the teachers trained?
Do the children have homework?
Will children have test on all the topics?
Which board Grammar do you cover?
What if my child is absent and misses one class?
Do we have to send books with our children.
How long is the term?
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