Don’t Ban the Homework – Do this instead!

Don’t Ban the Homework – Do this instead!

Homework – the word itself invokes a sense of apprehension, nervousness and anxiety in children and parents alike. Right from the mandatory study hours every evening, to ‘tuitions’ for even the preschoolers, it seems that the homework is doing more harm than good. It comes as no surprise then, that there is an increasing clamour for the homework to be abolished from schools. However, there’s also the other school of thought that insists on reinforcement, and wonders how would learning happen if the child does not reflect on it at home.

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Keep Calm and Support your Children – Every Parent’s Exam Season Toolkit

Keep Calm and Support your Children – Every Parent’s Exam Season Toolkit

It’s the Exam Season! With the exam season in, parents are as stressed as the children. And stressed out parents can create more stress for their children.  The best way to support your child during the stress of revision and exams is to make home life as calm and pleasant as possible. Don’t let your stress become their stress. Here are a few tips for parents to help your child succeed. This will not only…

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15 Parenting Books for Every Parent

15 Parenting Books for Every Parent

Parenting books can entertain, inform and enlighten without being prescriptive and preachy, as well as make parents feel calmer! Though some parenting books do present content with “steps” or a “plan”, there are a few parenting books that are both reassuring and challenging! They remind us that to be a parent who is present, and forgiving, and kind, you must first be all of these things to yourself!

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From Barter to Bitcoin: The Story of Money

From Barter to Bitcoin: The Story of Money

Be it the tinkling coins or the soft hues of the new currency, money has never seized to allure us, ruling almost every aspect of our lives. Ever wondered how it all began? Exchange of goods for gold or cattle, copper coins and the glittery gold pennies for the Royals, metallic coins and then crisp paper notes; money has witnessed an illustrious journey.
We take a look at the century-long evolution of the monetary system and what the future holds in store.

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10 must-read Children’s Books by Eric Carle

10 must-read Children’s Books by Eric Carle

Eric Carle is a well-known author and illustrator of many innovatively designed picture books for very young children. His best-known work, The Very Hungry Caterpillar, has eaten its way into the hearts of millions of children all over the world and has been translated into more than 25 languages and sold over 12 million copies. Eric Carle has illustrated more than 70 books, many bestsellers, most of which he also wrote. Here is a list of 10 Must-Read books written and illustrated by him.

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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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The Best Play Areas in Pune to have some Cool Fun!

The Best Play Areas in Pune to have some Cool Fun!

Wondering where to take the kids when it is so hot outside? Or looking for a place to meet your friends while your kids are busy playing? Well, you should head out to play area! Pune has quite a number of play areas. Some have both indoor and outdoor spaces or even a cafe! Check out these best play areas in Pune for children!

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Are you a Listening Parent?

Are you a Listening Parent?

A listening ear from someone close to us is what we all urge for! As a parent, are we listening to our children?

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16 Best Indoor Play Areas in Bangalore!

16 Best Indoor Play Areas in Bangalore!

Indoor Play areas come as a great boon for parents and children alike. They are an inevitable part of parenting today! They offer a safe place for children to play to their heart’s content! Bangalore has some of the best play areas for kids where parents can relax while their kids chill out! If you have taken your kids to one, you know what we are talking about. If you have not, what are you waiting for?

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How to Keep Your Child Engaged and Attentive Throughout the Day

How to Keep Your Child Engaged and Attentive Throughout the Day

This may sound obvious, but the younger a child is, the more carefree their mind will be. They don’t have to worry yet about college admissions, who they’re going to take to the prom or when they can learn to drive. Their main concern is the here and now, what they are going to do next to amuse themselves. It can be difficult to engage with a mindset that is so different to your very own…

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