16 STEM Books that make Science and Technology fun for children

16 STEM Books that make Science and Technology fun for children

STEM subjects — science, technology, engineering, and math — are a crucial part of a child’s education both now and in the future. Books on STEM offer endless opportunities for engaged learning. They invite children to see the world differently and to think in new ways about what they observe. They also help by celebrating convergent and divergent thinking, analysis and creativity, persistence, and the sheer joy of figuring things out. Here is a list of books to help you involve even the youngest children in the process of STEM thinking, spark excitement, teach something new, and make STEM accessible to your children.

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Surprise! Children’s Gifts that are not Toys

Surprise! Children’s Gifts that are not Toys

‘Tis the season of gifting! In fact, with kids at home or around you, the season of gifting is never over. And the first gift idea that pops into your mind is – toys! But most of our houses are already overflowing with toys. In a wave of empathy for the parent who will end up picking up things off the floor and keeping them back in place, you might want to reconsider that idea. And with this list, you will not fall short of ideas for gifts that are not toys, but will definitely be cherished

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Rain or Shine – Let’s play at Planetkidz

Rain or Shine – Let’s play at Planetkidz

Children need no reason to play. But a parent is always concerned about the comfort, the conditions and hygiene while letting a child jump and bounce around. That is the reason why play zones are becoming so popular, as it keeps both the parent and the child happy! To all those parents who had to drive a few kilometers to let their kids enjoy in their favorite indoor play area, the newly opened PlanetKidz offers a complete solution. Centrally located on a busy road of Barkatpura, this double storied play zone is the ultimate choice for kids with plethora of indoor play choices.

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In the Limelight – 6 Drama / Theater Groups in Hyderabad for the Actor in your Child

In the Limelight – 6 Drama / Theater Groups in Hyderabad for the Actor in your Child

With numerous benefits of drama and acting on young minds, theater groups in the city are soaring with workshops. Not only does performing arts promote the development of physical, emotional and social attitude, but also it creates a natural liking towards culture and arts.

Here is a list of best Theater groups in Hyderabad to let you child think out of the box.

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Book Review – Water Stories from Around the World

Book Review – Water Stories from Around the World

Children are told in schools and homes that water is a precious resource and every drop should be saved. But when told through imaginatively written stories from different parts of the world children gain a broader understanding of the timeless and intrinsic relationship between people and water in every culture. ‘Water Stories from Around the World’ is one such collection. It is a fantastic mix of stories from mythology and folklore with simple messages on conserving, using and respecting water.

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Protect, Conserve and Value Water – World Water Day

Protect, Conserve and Value Water – World Water Day

What is World Water Day? World Water Day is an international day of observance that encourages people to not only learn more about how water impacts the lives of others but also to teach people new ways to positively impact water usage worldwide. World Water Day is a great opportunity to teach your kids about the importance of water. It’s crucial to teach them to appreciate how lucky we are to have clean, safe water. Be…

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15 Children’s Books that celebrate Diversity and Social Justice

15 Children’s Books that celebrate Diversity and Social Justice

Children should not be sheltered from diversity and differences. They should not see differences as anything notable but rather just a lovely part of how the world is! We have curated a list of children’s books about celebrating differences, accepting others, being friendly to those who are different, and about respecting each other’s differences. These books highlight diverse characters and storylines to present different perspectives and an outlet for children and parents to discuss issues of diversity and tolerance.

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International Lego Day – 8 Benefits of playing with Lego

International Lego Day – 8 Benefits of playing with Lego

One of the most educational toys available also happens to be one of the most inviting! The skills children learn from Lego are important and incredible! Here are 8 benefits of playing with Lego

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Girija’s “4 Circles” that do the Magic of Parenting

Girija’s “4 Circles” that do the Magic of Parenting

The first thing that strikes you about Ms Girija Rao is a sense of calm, and a smile that reaches her eyes. She is  a passionate freelance consultant in child development, having a rich experience in teaching and mentoring young parents. Her strong belief that it is possible to raise wonderful human beings by good nurturing techniques led her to conduct numerous parenting sessions, and now, she has captured her rich experience of these sessions in a book “The…

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Escape into Nature – 5 Adventure Activity Organisers in Hyderabad

Escape into Nature – 5 Adventure Activity Organisers in Hyderabad

Ever thought if you could escape into Nature without monotonous busy schedules and tight deadlines? Here is a perfect budget and family-friendly solution – spend a day in the serene green, trekking, camping, or just relaxing with friends and family and touring a farm, along with night campfire, gazing at the stars and sleeping in a tent. Sounds fun, isn’t it?

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