Importance of Music for kids : Creative Development

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And as we started singing,

Do – re – mi

Fa – so – la – ti – do

Do – re – mi – fa – so – la – ti – do!

Doe, a deer, a female deer

Ray, a drop of golden sun.

Me, a name I call myself

(Fa) far, a long, long way to run..

These sounds got me into the lanes of my beautiful childhood, when I started playing soft musical beats with my son few months back. These are the perfect notes to introduce a child to the soothing world of music. And Continue Reading

I’m Bored, Is that your child says? Boredom is the great for your child

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Boredom leads to #creativity “Imagination is more important than Knowledge ” – Albert Einstein

And you know what, the cure for Boredom is curiosity! Dr.Vanessa Lapointe, an author, parenting expert, and registered psychologist, has to say “Children need to sit in their own boredom for the world to become quiet enough that they can hear themselves. It is only when we are surrounded by nothing that something comes alive on the inside.”

Are our kids getting Bored? Are we allowing boredom to children?

I'm bored, is that your child says too often? Boredom the best thing you as a parent should feel. Boredom os something which develops creativity and imagination #boredom #childcreativity #creative #childdevelopment #passion #downtime #unstructuredplay

Summers are the best time, times, when we are surrounded by so many “Summer Camps”, to structure … Continue Reading

Memory games for Preschoolers : Tips to improve concentration in children

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Looking for Memory games for kids?

It’s been an hour and you have still not finished those small alphabets? Huh, how can you forget number 7 right in the middle of writing? Again, you have made this alphabet as its mirror image? Can’t you stop fidgeting and playing with your colours and complete the homework? Tired with the attention span of children and want some tips like Memory games?

How many of you will raise your hands being mama’s for the above said questions?

Our preschoolers give us a challenging time when it comes to attention span. But there are ample ways to enhance their concentration by memory games. Read 10 tips to increase concentration in kids #memorygames #concentration #attentionspan #preschoolers #memoryboost #memory #thinkinggames #storytelling #baking

It’s tricky, its funny, and its sometimes really frustrating to ask kids to focus on things … Continue Reading

6 ways to foster creativity in children

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Its time to nurture creativity in kids. Best ways to foster creativity in children #creativity #imagination #fostercreativity #positiveparenting #creativechild #development #lego #freeplay

How to develop Creativity in a child! 

When we hear “Creativity”, what actually pops out of our minds? Do we relate to all time great artists like Michaelangelo, Picasso or some mind boggling musicians as Madonna , Mozart or think of the fantasies of Rudyard Kipling , J.K Rowling, which made reading all the more amazing during childhood? Perhaps, we observe creativity as a very far sighted word with the belief that it is an innate quality and all of us cannot achieve that. We rather forget to see that “CREATIVITY” inside us and our kids.

Creativity is not rare, … Continue Reading

Factors affecting Child Behaviour and Mind – Child Psychology

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Factors affecting Child Psychology

What is Child Psychology?

Human’s infancy and childhood are the times full of fun but yet the most imperative part of their lives. These are the most pivotal ages of how a person will transform as an adult. Child Psychology, basically deals with :

  • Understanding a child’s behavioural and developmental pattern as per the age group.
  • It mainly deals with a child’s Physical, Social, Emotional and Cognitive development and its deviations.
  • Child Psychology deals with how circumstances, internal / external factors change a person, right from an Infancy to an adult.

Why do we really need to know what children

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Understanding Child Psychology and Development

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After getting a glimpse of Factors affecting a child’s behaviour, mind, rather Psychology, let’s hop onto how, you, as a parent can understand what a child feels and thinks.

Understanding Child Psychology

Here are 10 points helping you to understand Child’s Psychology in a very simple manner :

1.Observation :

Observation is the key to understand a child’s mind and heart. We as parents, need to notice how child expresses, reacts, feels when s/he eats, plays, sleep, communicates. We need to be attentive and show our interests in what our kids do. Make out a list basis your life’s routines and child’s age. Continue Reading

Fine motor Skills activities for Toddlers and Preschoolers

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Motor Development in kids

Lot of us are unaware of small daily life activities which help toddlers to Pre-schoolers in their Fine Motor skills Development. Involving kids in daily routine activities helps tons in motor development and learning. Rather we are not even aware of what is Fine motor development & how it impacts our child’s development.

What is Fine Motor Skill?

Fine motor skill involves the coordination of small muscles, mainly hands, fingers, with eyes and brain. It is basically learning to synchronize the things out at a time. The importance of development of Fine motor skills can be understood from the fact … Continue Reading