Books about the man who knew infinity – Srinivasa Ramanujan

Books about the man who knew infinity – Srinivasa Ramanujan

National Mathematics Day is celebrated on December 22 every year to commemorate the birth anniversary of India’s famous mathematician Srinivasa Iyengar Ramanujan. Srinivasa Ramanujan, who is also known as the ‘man who knew infinity’, did not receive any formal education in Mathematics but made important contributions to the field of mathematics. The mathematical genius made an in-depth analysis in order to solve mathematical problems using new ideas and concepts. His genius has been regarded by mathematicians…

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Poignant Children’s Books Featuring Characters With Disabilities

Poignant Children’s Books Featuring Characters With Disabilities

Children’s books play a pivotal role in shaping early thoughts, beliefs, and perceptions. Books that feature characters with disabilities help children with disabilities understand that having a disability, even though life-altering, needn’t make them feel any lesser; different maybe but not lesser! And NO! Books with characters who have disabilities are not for children with disabilities alone! It is a must-read for ALL children. When children read about the diverse characters – their disabilities, the strengths…

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Buds will Bloom – The ThinkleBuds Journal – A Review

Buds will Bloom – The ThinkleBuds Journal – A Review

Author & Design: Pratima Vallur & Meenu Dalmia For Ages: 8+ Type:  Journal Format: Hardcover Price: 1050 As someone who is passionate about children and education, I am always on the lookout for fun, engaging, and unique educational opportunities.  I believe that when children are engaged in an activity they enjoy, they learn without knowing and this drives dedication and kindles motivation. During one such quest, we discovered The ThinkleBuds Journal. The ThinkleBuds Journal is…

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Best Spooky Halloween Reads for Kids

Best Spooky Halloween Reads for Kids

Goblins, ghosts, witches and ghouls are getting ready for the spookiest night of year! If your kids are getting excited about pumpkins, witches’ hats, and trick-or-treating, it’s time for the best Halloween stories!!

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5 Best Indian Colouring/Art Books for Children

5 Best Indian Colouring/Art Books for Children

Indian Colouring/Art books for Children Did you know that colouring provides lifelong benefits to your children! This simple and fun activity can help greatly in the development of your children. It is also one of the most favourite pastime activities of the kids. It sparks their imagination and gives them an opportunity to express themselves. Colouring helps children with fine and gross motor strength, tool use, sensory processing, pencil grasp, line awareness, hand-eye coordination, dexterity,…

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Bang for your buck – How I saved for my dream vacation – A Book Review

Bang for your buck – How I saved for my dream vacation – A Book Review

Age Group: 8+ Author: Ishaan Jain No.of pages: 120 Type: Non-fiction Format: Hardcover Price: INR 399 Published By: TV18 Broadcast Ltd. Financial Literacy for Children We parents teach our children to say please and thank you, how to eat a balanced meal and how to stay clean. But many adults think it’s taboo to talk to children about what money we have or don’t have. Many parents try to protect their kids from financial realities. They believe that children should…

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Father of our Nation – Books about Mahatma Gandhi for children

Father of our Nation – Books about Mahatma Gandhi for children

Mahatma Gandhi We Indians refer to Mahatma Gandhi as the Father of the Nation. Rabindranath Tagore gave him the title, Mahatma-the great soul. Nelson Mandela called him a sacred warrior. Some describe him as the saint of the spinning wheel. A courageous freedom fighter, a shrewd politician, a passionate social reformer and a staunch nationalist, Mahatma Gandhi was all this and much more. He was the most unusual leader this country has seen and one…

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O-Ley! 5 Delightful Books that transport you to Ladakh

O-Ley! 5 Delightful Books that transport you to Ladakh

Clear-blue skies, snow-covered mountains, crystal-clear waters; Ladakh is a great holiday destination. But now is not a time we can go on a holiday! Well, yes. You may not be able to go to Ladakh in person, but you can travel to Ladakh by just sitting on your couch. Journey to the roof of the world with your children with these enthralling books set in one of India’s most splendid destinations. O-Ley! 5 Delightful Books that…

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Making history from the ground up – Unearthed – Book Review

Making history from the ground up – Unearthed – Book Review

Unearthed – The Environmental History of Independent India Age Group: 7+ Author: Meghaa Gupta Illustrator: Aditi Shastry No.of pages: 228 Type: Non-fiction – Chapter Book Format: Paperback Price: INR 299 Published By: Puffin Books   History helps us understand people and societies and portrays to us a detailed picture of how society, technology, and governments worked in the times before now. We have all read about the history of India – the places, rulers, government, heritage, and even…

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