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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Reach for the stars!! How To Make Stargazing Fun For Your Kids

Reach for the stars!! How To Make Stargazing Fun For Your Kids

The best time of the year to introduce children and family to the night sky is here – An amazing lineup of meteor displays, dazzling planets, and plenty more reasons to look up at the night sky. Dust off those telescopes, because three breathtaking astronomical events will occur on the same evening this upcoming weekend. From the evening of Feb. 10 into the morning of Feb. 11, space observers will be treated to quite the stunning show, as a snow moon, lunar eclipse, and New Year comet will simultaneously light up the sky.

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Creative Writing Prompts to jumpstart your children’s writing

Creative Writing Prompts to jumpstart your children’s writing

Creative writing lets children express themselves. It helps children use their imagination and takes the reader on a journey into their thoughts. This can also be a great way to find more about your children, about their likes, dislikes, and feelings. But many kids do not want to write and often complain! How do you get kids to want to write without forcing them to? Why not try giving them some fun topics – writing…

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Benefits of practicing Yoga and Meditation for Students – An interview with Yoga Expert Pooja Naredi

Benefits of practicing Yoga and Meditation for Students – An interview with Yoga Expert Pooja Naredi

Students these days are constantly under stress to meet the demands of various social and academic pressures and the ancient practice of yoga offers a multitude of benefits to modern-day students of all age groups. Yoga’s combination of breath and movement can help reduce the social and academic stress a child goes through and helps soothe cramped bodies jammed into desks and hunched over computers. Yoga can benefit kids significantly, and in some ways, possibly even…

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An insight into the most powerful Yoga technique for holistic eye care!

An insight into the most powerful Yoga technique for holistic eye care!

All day we use this sense of seeing to connect us to people, to effectively go through daily tasks and to constantly assess the environment. The health of our eyes extends to the health of our memory, perception, information processing and efficiency in pretty much most of the activities we engage in!

Acknowledging this holistic role that eyes play in our lives, we must care for them through insightful holistic practises. Yoga techniques include eye yoga asanas to strengthen eye muscles simply by taking time to mindfully rotate the eyes in all directions.

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How To Help Children Balance School and Fun

How To Help Children Balance School and Fun

Going to school can be fun when balanced with lighter and more motivating activities. Often times, kids have a negative image of the school. This is especially true when the school opening looming closer right after a long vacation. So as a parent, what do you do to make things better? Well, the easiest thing you can do is help your kids learn how to find a great balance between school and fun. This will help…

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Creativity – Preschoolers and Corporates

Creativity – Preschoolers and Corporates

If we ask CEOs of top companies a simple question – what is the most critical attribute in your employees that will ensure business success – pat comes the answer – Creativity and Passion ! And pre-schoolers are showing the way to these CEOs ! It is quite challenging for companies to ignite creativity among their employees – what with the focus on processes, hierarchy, structured work places and fear of failure. However, in the…

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Take a Green Pledge – Let’s Celebrate World Environment Day!

Take a Green Pledge – Let’s Celebrate World Environment Day!

This day is used by the United Nations to stimulate worldwide awareness of environmental issues. On this day people from all over the world do something positive to help our planet. What could you do? Lots of little things can make a big difference.World Environment Day is all about working together to take action for the planet. Something as small as making sure people have a way to recycle in your school / community can make a difference. You could also try beautifying your neighborhood by planting gardens, learn about organic and local foods, or simply learning about the effects of different products we use everyday, on the earth.

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Recoiling the Routine

Recoiling the Routine

As the alarm snoozed for the third time, I hurried into the bedroom to wake up my son. After a long holiday, the day has finally come. Pack up time for the long summer break. Those lazy sleeping hours came to a standstill. The memory of that exciting family trip is fading away. It’s time to transition back to school. A new class, unfamiliar syllabus and books, colorful stationary kits and flashy lunch boxes escort my son on the first day of his school, to keep him motivated.

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11 Things we Learn at School other than Academics

11 Things we Learn at School other than Academics

As the new year starts, parents start visiting the schools for admission forms. Every parent will have a vision of a school that will help his or her child to learn and achieve ambitions and aspirations. The parents will check the reputation of the schools by looking at the board results of the school. And when a child doesn’t get admission into a particular school the parents had hoped for, a big disappointment sets in….

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