From Conflict to Cooperation – 12 Games for Siblings to bond over!

From Conflict to Cooperation – 12 Games for Siblings to bond over!

12 Games for Siblings to bond over #Covid19 Lockdown has forced all of us to stay home and offers us a great opportunity to bond with the family. It is also a great time to strengthen the bond between siblings.  Siblings have better relationships when they share activities they both enjoy.  You can set up games for siblings that help siblings bond, be a team member and even have some healthy competition. Here are some of…

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Fun Games and Activities to Make Writing Exciting

Fun Games and Activities to Make Writing Exciting

Are your kids reluctant to write? Or are they just waiting for some inspiration? Whatever the reason, there are many simple and enjoyable ways to get your kids writing. Engaging writing activities foster not just writing skills but also helps them learn the rules of spelling, develop attention, logic, memory, and logical thinking. And the best way to present these writing activities would be through games! These writing games can help children discover the world…

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Word-a-palooza! 16 Fun and Entertaining Word Games for Kids

Word-a-palooza! 16 Fun and Entertaining Word Games for Kids

Words Have Power! Building vocabulary is an important part of learning a language. A strong vocabulary is essential to writing and communicating well. We know that children who are avid readers, tend to have more advanced vocabularies than those who don’t and that vocabulary acquisition is a wonderful side effect of reading quality books. But reading isn’t the only way you can improve your reading skills; you can also play games to build skills and…

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Celebrating our culture – 6 Traditional Games of India

Celebrating our culture – 6 Traditional Games of India

Traditional Board Games of India Have you heard of Pagade? How about Pallanguzhi? Or Chowkabara? These board games have been an integral part of Indian culture and have been around for centuries. Ask your parents or grandparents about the board games they played and you are sure to hear one of these names. With the arrival of modern board games, video games, and gadgets, the younger generation has hardly any exposure to these games from our…

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8 Ideas to have a memorable Summer!

8 Ideas to have a memorable Summer!

Summer is the time when children anticipate eight weeks of freedom, fun, and memory-making while parents anticipate eight weeks of juggling schedules and keeping the kids busy!  School is out and Summer is in! And this means children are home! Yes, summers are fun – you can enjoy lazy days by the pool, go on vacations, stumble on adventures and do things that you will not be able to do during school days. But summers…

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Celebrate Pi Day – the magical ratio today!

Celebrate Pi Day – the magical ratio today!

March 14 is Pi Day, the annual celebration of a never-ending number—as well as Albert Einstein’s birthday! Pi Day, is an annual date of celebration in the mathematical community because March 14, or 3/14, using the US convention for dates, looks like 3.14, which is pi to two decimal places!

Have some fun with Pi today!

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6 Ways to Enjoy the Holidays at Home with your Children – Fun Activities for Parents and Kids

6 Ways to Enjoy the Holidays at Home with your Children – Fun Activities for Parents and Kids

Pic Source: Shutterstock Are your children’s schools closed for vacation? And the Covid-19 situation forces you to stay home? Wondering what to do to keep your kids constructively occupied during the holidays? Are you concerned that the children will be bouncing off the walls in sheer boredom during the school holidays? Or they’ll be glued to the telly or gadgets all day long? Here are some ways to keep them entertained, active and out of…

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Spin-Off Tales – Oh-So-Fun List of Fractured Fairy Tales

Spin-Off Tales – Oh-So-Fun List of Fractured Fairy Tales

Fractured fairy tales are fun and one of the most loved categories of books. It is interesting to see how an author takes the original and conventional story and rejuvenates it making it feel fresh and new or reinterprets something in a completely different way. What are Fractured Fairy Tales A fractured fairy tale is a fairy tale that is designed to be humorous and usually is changed in an unexpected way. It may have…

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Holi Hai – 8 Vibrant Books about Holi that you must read!!

Holi Hai – 8 Vibrant Books about Holi that you must read!!

Known as the festival of colors, Holi is celebrated on the last full moon in the lunar month of Phalguna. This ancient tradition marks the end of winter and honors the triumph of good over evil. Celebrants light bonfires, throw colorful powder called gulal, eat sweets, and dance to traditional music. Watch this video about the Story of Holi. Or read from one of these books about Holi.

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