I prefer the Montessori Method of Education – Here is why

I prefer the Montessori Method of Education – Here is why

A couple of years ago, when I started looking around at schools for my daughter, I was overwhelmed with the options. Should we look at a home daycare vs. a center? What kind of educational method was I looking for? What should the learning focus be on? I read about the Montessori method, the Reggio Emilia approach, Waldorf education, and more. Superficial research told me that Montessori was a popular choice. Not to be convinced…

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Introduce your kid to the heritage of your city! Best Museums in Delhi NCR

Introduce your kid to the heritage of your city! Best Museums in Delhi NCR

Looking to stroll through the historical masterpieces, stellar artworks, rich cultural remains and contrast the now and then with your kid? Observe the exhibits of times and places and foster engaging conversations with little ones to quench the thirst of curious minds. Here are 9 museums in Delhi NCR you can visit with your children. Best Museums in Delhi NCR 1. Stellar Children’s Museum  At the Stellar Children’s Museum, we engage children and families in…

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13 Lesser Known, but Brilliant Books by Eric Carle

13 Lesser Known, but Brilliant Books by Eric Carle

Eric Carle – Hear this name and the first thing that you think of is The Very Hungry Caterpillar! He is the man behind some of the world’s most wonderfully illustrated children’s picture books. His striking illustrations are collages made with hand-painted tissue papers, a technique many children enjoy replicating. Here is a list of 13 brilliant books for the very young, also written and illustrated by Eric Carle!

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16 Books about Environment, Pollution and Conservation

16 Books about Environment, Pollution and Conservation

June 5th is celebrated as #WorldEnvironmentDay. This day is meant to spread messages about how we can protect our environment and do our little bit to get the world to become greener and a better place to live for our future generations! It’s never too early to teach little ones about nature and the things they can do to protect the environment. Here is a list of books which connect us with the environment and how we can save it from further deterioration!

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Book Review – Maps by Aleksandra Mizielinska, Daniel Mizielinski

Book Review – Maps by Aleksandra Mizielinska, Daniel Mizielinski

Maps – Celebrates the world! From enormous mountains to little insects and everything in between, this book features 52 beautifully illustrated maps!

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Little One Bored at Home? Try these Boredom Hacks!

Little One Bored at Home? Try these Boredom Hacks!

Staying indoors is more a compulsion in scorching sun than an option. And you definitely do not want your toddler bored or spending time in front of the screens. So, what do you do to keep your little munchkin engaged constructively? Here are a few simple, easy to make, inexpensive, yet exciting boredom hacks that your little one will love you for. And best part is, the kids are actually learning while it seems like a play.

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Importance and Benefits of Museum Visits for Children

Importance and Benefits of Museum Visits for Children

Museums can provide memorable experiences to children. A museum visit is immersive and provokes the child’s imagination and allows the child to learn about unknown worlds and subjects!

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Rabindranath Tagore’s Stories and Poems for Every Child

Rabindranath Tagore’s Stories and Poems for Every Child

Did You Know – Tagore is the only person to have written anthems for three countries! Jana Gana Mana – India, Amar Shonar Bangla – Bangladesh, and Sri Lanka Matha – Sri Lanka (Tagore wrote the Bengali version which was later translated into Sinhala). Click to read more interesting facts and books about this Nobel Laureate, fondly called ‘Gurudev’!

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We vote for these!! Get your children civics-savvy this election!

We vote for these!! Get your children civics-savvy this election!

Are you teaching your children about the elections? The Karnataka elections are just a week away, and the national elections are also due next year! Bombarded with ads on television, on the radio, and everywhere we turn, it’s obvious to young children that something different is happening and that we will be choosing a new leader. It is our responsibility as citizens to educate kids about the democratic process of elections and voting. So, what better time than now, to introduce children to how our government works, our constitution, elections, voting and what our role is in it all.

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Best Play Areas in Chennai to Visit these Holidays

Best Play Areas in Chennai to Visit these Holidays

Looking for an option for an active day for kids when it is hot outside? Or too cold? Or raining? Play Areas are where you should head out, whatever be the weather. Chennai has quite a number of play areas. Some have both indoor and outdoor spaces, some have libraries or even a cafe! Check out the best play areas in Chennai in this list, that Team KidEngage has curated for you.

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