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A Weekend Activity Kids WILL Enjoy

A Weekend Activity Kids WILL Enjoy
Posted on: December 18, 2021

Working parents have only a Sunday to spend time with their children, who are unable to feel satisfied with having only one Sunday to decide and execute their recreational plans. Furthermore, a weekend activity should also help the child get exposed to something new…

Literature: Why Children Need It!

Literature: Why Children Need It!
Posted on: November 21, 2021

Literature serves the purpose of—or at least should be—indicating life’s redeeming values. Moral virtues alone ultimately prevail, points out Literature, which clearly reveals the dichotomy of peaceful living by not only avoiding certain things but also not pursuing certain other things…

Is Being Parent-Centric a 'Good' Thing?

Is Being Parent-Centric a ‘Good’ Thing?
Posted on: November 2, 2021

There are two sides to a coin, and parenting too is no different, when it comes to the fulcrum on which rests the balance of the parent-child relationship, ‘either’ being child-centric—parents sacrifice themselves completely to the child—’or’ parent-centric—the child sacrificed to the parent…

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The “MET-K” & “4 A”s of Effective Relationships!
Posted on: October 28, 2021

“MET-K”—the four pillars that support the “4 A”s … each “quality” in MET-K “grades” the intellectual and moral “standards” that reflect in any “relationship” built by the “4 A”s—Affection, Acknowledgement, Appreciation, Acceptance…

Are Children to be 'Prepared' or 'Programmed'?

Are Children to be ‘Prepared’ or ‘Programmed’?
Posted on: September 30, 2021

Swami Sukhabodhananda always used to say that the ‘past’ could appear in all our life only as ‘present’, and obviously the ‘present’ also as ‘present’, and so too the ‘future’. What would exist when the child reaches the future is not the ‘planned future’ but only his/her ‘present’…

Imaginative Play for Pre-School Children!

Imaginative Play for Pre-School Children!
Posted on: September 16, 2021

Imaginative-play helps the child learn eye-hand co-ordination, pre-math, pre-reading, pre-writing skills, counting, spatial intelligence. He/she understands his/her role in the family, discovers identity of self, and unlearns discrimination…

July 22: Why is this Date so Significant?

July 22: Why is this Date so Significant?
Posted on: September 9, 2021

More than just a mathematical constant, “Pi (π)” is a phenomenon; an irrational entity whose value no fraction or decimal can express absolutely, and whose digits never terminate nor repeat themselves…

Parental Stress in Modern Times!

Parental Stress in Modern Times!
Posted on: September 8, 2021

Frustrations, hassles, demands, deadlines … the phenomenon called “stress” is generally referred to by using such words that modern times are filled with—on almost all days. An inevitable part of life is occupied by stress…

Encouraging Children to be Inquisitive!

Encouraging Children to be Inquisitive!
Posted on: July 31, 2021

Answers come only to those who ask. Inquiry and knowledge about the surrounding environment, has been fundamental to all life forms on Earth. Most mistakes in life happen when the wrong questions are asked, or the right questions not asked at the right time…

How can Reading be Made Interesting to Children?

How can Reading be Made Interesting to Children?
Posted on: July 14, 2021

To develop a healthy learning habit, a child should, from an early age, acquire an interest for reading. It is at this time that the involvement of parents is especially important. Subsequently, there are definitive ways to get children interested in reading…

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