Kindle the Love of Writing in Your Children – Here is how

Kindle the Love of Writing in Your Children – Here is how

Helping your kids discover a love for it can help them exercise their creativity well beyond their childhood and develop a lifelong passion for it. You can prepare your child for creative writing through play, conversation, reading and exploration. Here are a few ideas to get them going!

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Summer Crafts: Easy Bullseye Tie and Dye Technique

Summer Crafts: Easy Bullseye Tie and Dye Technique

Tie-dyeing is a fun and creative way to add personality to clothing and fabrics. Using rubber bands or string, the material of the item to be dyed is bunched together to make different patterns, shapes and colors. There are a variety of simple patterns you can try, from spirals to mirror patterns. Here’s how you and the kids can easily make one at home.

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A Fun and Simple Summer Scrapbook for Kids!

A Fun and Simple Summer Scrapbook for Kids!

Here is an easy way to keep the kids busy while preserving some of their favourite Summer memories? Kids can make this simple scrapbook project themselves and they can also complete it just in time before school starts as teachers start the first day back- to – school by asking what the kids did in their summer vacation. Bonus: you get to reminisce the wonderful times you spent together during summer holidays!

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Have fun with Science – Make your own Oobleck!

Have fun with Science – Make your own Oobleck!

Summer has arrived and you are looking for some fun—filled and engaging activity for your child? What if we give a list of super-cool activities that also tell a thing or two about science to them? Are you ready? Since the kids love messy activities, so let’s start with one! Oobleck is a non-Newtonian fluid, which becomes solid under pressure and flows like a liquid in absence of pressure!

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17 Marvel-ous Superhero themed Crafts

17 Marvel-ous Superhero themed Crafts

Have you seen the new Marvel’s Avengers movie – Endgame? Are your kids Marvel fans? Can your child not decide if  Captain America, The Hulk, Iron Man, Spiderman or Batman is their favourite?  Does your child wake up with a superhero in his hand, and talk about superheroes all day? Are your children obsessed with all things superheroes?  Why don’t you put that fandom to good use? Engage in some fun Superhero themed activities that…

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Use this summer to help your child become independent

Use this summer to help your child become independent

Summer is the one time in the year when a child is free from the timetable of a school, free from expectations to study, and free to do whatever they want. Summer is also the time when children have the time and space to play, have new experiences, face new challenges and ultimately learn about themselves and grow to be independent. Is this expectation-free space important for a child? Absolutely. Especially in today’s world, it is crucial.

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How to Make Natural Colors for Holi at Home – A fun DIY

How to Make Natural Colors for Holi at Home – A fun DIY

Holi, the Festival of colours is here, and we bet that you can actually see and smell the excitement around you – in the colorful flowers blooming everywhere, the bright sun and the awesome weather that makes us all so cheerful! Holi is one of the oldest Hindu festivals. It marks the celebration of spring that says goodbye to winters. Earlier, Holi colors used to be made from flowers of ‘tesu’ or ‘palash’ tree and so, were called…

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Holi Hai – 5 Books about Holi that you must read!!

Holi Hai – 5 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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10 simple tools to increase concentration levels in children

10 simple tools to increase concentration levels in children

I believe, if children are taught at a younger age to stick to a task, to focus and concentrate, it will help them for life. All they need is their parents’ undivided attention. It doesn’t work if as a parent I ask my child to concentrate on, for example, a puzzle and I keep busy with my chores, then he too will get distracted. I started involving my son in “transfer activities” since he was 2 years. Transferring things like pom-poms, beans, marbles, etc. can keep the child engaged constructively.

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