Chocolate + STEM = Yummy Learning!!

Chocolate + STEM = Yummy Learning!!

Looking for some fun and exciting Chocolate themed STEM activities to do with your children? Enjoy some of these awesome chocolate based STEM activities! What’s more? You can also read up one of these Chocolate Themed Books and pair it with one of these activities! Or make some fun Chocolatey Arts and Crafts too!

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What’s the word – 15 Brilliant Websites that help you improve your vocabulary

What’s the word – 15 Brilliant Websites that help you improve your vocabulary

The web is full of websites that are really great at helping with and teaching vocabulary. Here are some of our favourite free vocabulary websites that will be helpful for parents, teachers as well as students. 15 Brilliant Websites that help you improve your vocabulary Vocabulary.com This awesome website has lots of uses, from a dictionary and countless vocabulary questions. The best part of the website is the lists facility, which has lots of brilliant applications…

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A Century’s Travel from the Dhoti to Denims – Is Gandhi a Figure or a Thought?

A Century’s Travel from the Dhoti to Denims – Is Gandhi a Figure or a Thought?

What if the iconic khadaus (wooden slippers) walked their way out of the libraries and museums? What if they raged a march to freedom yet again? What if…? “Mahatma Gandhi, popularly known as the Father of the Nation, was an Indian activist who led the Independence movement against the British. His non-violent ways and peaceful methods…”. My daughter was busy memorizing the lines, trying to get the facts and dates correct. History exams were slated…

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Importance of Critical Thinking

Importance of Critical Thinking

We all want our children to thrive and be successful. But what is that which will put them on the path to success? Will mastering a language help? Or will mastering a subject? Well, these may help. But what will definitely help is Critical Thinking! Yes! We need our children to think flexibly, readily absorb information and solve complex problems that may not have one correct answer. This is what Critical Thinking will help achieve….

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Get tinkering! DIY Projects for budding Engineers

Get tinkering! DIY Projects for budding Engineers

Do you have a budding engineer at home? Do they like to make stuff that actually “does stuff!”? One of the best things about doing these DIY projects is that children actually learn how things work. It’s not just about creating the DIY – but also making it do something. Children will love to learn engineering concepts through these fun activities. Here are some fun DIY engineering projects just for kids that you and your…

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8 Awesome Reasons To Encourage Your Kids to Learn Astronomy

8 Awesome Reasons To Encourage Your Kids to Learn Astronomy

Image Source: Getty Images/Christophe Lehenaff Space is a very exciting place. It’s one of our last frontiers, there’s a lot we don’t know about it and there’s a lot of it to explore! There is plenty for children to get excited about in Astronomy. Kids (and even adults) find it thrilling to learn about the unknown. Kindling in your children, an interest in astronomy can provide them a lifetime of delight, a sense of wonder…

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Planets Recognition Activity- With FREE Printable To Download

Planets Recognition Activity- With FREE Printable To Download

Children are fascinated about the outer space, the shapes and sizes of the planets, diamond-like stars because it all sounds very magical. I feel, it’s good to learn about the solar system and planets in early days at school as astronomy can surely captivate the young minds.

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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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Celebrate wins, praise effort, and learn from failure

Celebrate wins, praise effort, and learn from failure

Image Source: https://www.mikemichalowicz.com Our society gives great importance to good academic performance and all parents wish their children perform well in academics. With the exam results out, media is abuzz with news about high performers. Congratulations to all those who performed well. Cheers to their success and wish them more success ahead. And the others, look to the future and try again! Parents – while you should celebrate a win, you should also help your child…

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Math can be fun – 9 Ways to Spice Up Math Learning

Math can be fun – 9 Ways to Spice Up Math Learning

Many children find Math boring or difficult. Some hate math!  Making kids love math is a challenge to most parents.  Math skills take a lot of brain power to master, and this can be perceived by kids as hard work.  But being skillful, or at least, competent in math is necessary to survive in modern life – irrespective of the field we choose.  Math is used in everything from finances and construction projects to everyday chores…

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