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LET’S WRITE BOOKS!

LET’S WRITE BOOKS!  It is said that books are true friends, as they nourish   the souls of readers. The habit of reading books is   certainly a great gift that parents can give to ...

Fun Memorising Techniques for Children

Fun Memorising Techniques for Children Have you ever wondered what it would be like to recall any piece of information instantly? Our brains already have this ability, it’s just that we...

Built a Robot at Home!

Built a Robot at Home! Material Required You need basic material to build your own Brush Robot. • Shoe Brush or any big Brush • Toy Motor (Any old motor from a broken toy would also work) •...

Festive Baking with Your Child

Festive Baking with Your Child I have been taking baking workshops for some time and the best ones are with kids. They bring so much energy and enthusiasm to the table. I model my kids’ baking...

VEDIC MATHS TECHNIQUES FOR PARENTS AND CHILDREN TO TRY TOGETHER

Fun  With Numbers  Mathematics is considered as a non-stimulating and boring   subject. Despite technology aids and innovation in   teaching methods, there is not much change in the...

Patterns with Rubik’s Cube

John Dewey, a 19th century philosopher, psychologist, and educational reformer said, “If we teach today as we were taught yesterday, we rob our children of tomorrow”. We must keep children...

Top 10 Ways to Keep your Child Entertained on a Long Journey

Parenthood changes so many things and one of them is travelling. It is never easy to travel with children, no matter their age, or whether you have one child or more. The flip side is that parenting...

The Numbers Magician: Teaching Children Maths Skills through Board Games, Part 2

Read Part 1 here. Last month we learnt about introducing ‘Singapore Math’ and ‘Hands-on Math’ concepts to toddlers, preschoolers and kindergartners (Age 2 to 6 primarily). Today we shall...

The Importance of Self-Directed Play in Toddlers

This blog post has been reposted, with permission, from Bril’s Blog. Consider the following things and how important they are in your life. Successfully finishing a meeting and coming closer to...

The Numbers Magician: Teaching Children Math Skills, Part 1

Math is one subject we cannot distance ourselves from – whether we make a career out of it or not, Math is an essential part of life. Math is more than just mastery over basic number functions. It...