A Happy Beginning to a School Life

Every parent has an expectation and anxiety when they first walk into the school life about their toddler fitting in a play group. This is just a natural thing for any of us, however, have you ever tried to put your feet in their shoes to see the world like how they see? I think it’s time to ponder over this question a bit more, so as to learn more techniques and develop understanding about them to tackle and make

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Importance of Brain Gym Exercises in Children

Importance of Brain Gym Exercises in Children Only when both the brain and body are given sufficient exercise, can a child grow physically, mentally and intellectually. Simple exercises can help enhance brain functions and make your child smarter, sharper, improve their interpersonal skills, boost their confidence and help improve their eyesight. These simple exercises are known as brain gym exercises. The purpose of brain gym movements is to connect both hemispheres of the brain (right and left), with the goal

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Pre and Play School Activities

Preschool or formal school

Discussions in most parent forums in recent times revolve around the choice of school and pros and cons of a particular pedagogy. The latest dichotomy in parent’s minds is whether to start their child’s schooling in a preschool/playschools or a formal, mainstream school. While the intent may be there to go with a preschool/playschools, the practicality of admission in grade 1 in a mainstream school is always worrisome to a parent. To those parents who want to make an informed

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