Mind Games

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Mind Games a mark of the intelligent era we live in .Ways to get back in deceptive ways .The target fixed ,plans made and worked out as if a natural course . Once ventured into the game, there is no way out you either take sides or play on your own . Learn the rules … Continue reading Mind Games

Fear

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Fear Like a virus enters the system, Doesn't leave without effects shown.Though results differ with immunity, Also passes on to our near and known. Fear, Finds its way through our senses, Then weaken the body.Manipulates the brain. Shrinks the heart that holds courage. Sometimes these are faces known or in forms unknown.Sometimes reasons known or … Continue reading Fear

Big Skills 8.- “Teaching Skills”

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Teaching is a noble profession and the reason known to all as we had our teachers in our life -people who have the conviction to nurture young minds and mold them into something great .Teachers are our nation builder the strength of every proffession in our country grows out of the knowledge and skills that teachers help to … Continue reading Big Skills 8.- “Teaching Skills”

My Journal 24. – Nonverbal

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Hi dear friends , if you know me from past 10 months i have been blogging i write a lot about parenting and many other things .Also have started journaling where i talk about those topics from life and around i think about or feel , But what after all this I tell you I … Continue reading My Journal 24. – Nonverbal

Pages from My Life Parenting – 14

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Diary, Scrapbooks and Picture Books Hi friends I am kind of feeling exhausted with growing responsibility and keeping kids connected with everything possible so that don't feel the pressure of this change and start throwing tantrums to show they just cant take it anymore. Yes now once in a while we do take them to … Continue reading Pages from My Life Parenting – 14

Home Schooling / Home Teaching – Teaching Techniques

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In this system of education or when used to support kids by additional tutoring at home , needs lot of preparation and back effort to work for best interest of child with focused attention and working on their weak areas needing more efforts and practice. Being ready with a proper plan based on subjects , … Continue reading Home Schooling / Home Teaching – Teaching Techniques

Reflective Parenting

None of us are perfect and that's the key to improvement or change. Some are really good at some parts of life that they developed or skilled over the years. But still no one is completely right 100% when it comes to parenting. There is a need to accept changes in self and look for … Continue reading Reflective Parenting

Success

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Success It takes focus , dedication and hardwork.Still factors beyond control, That work for success or as hurdles to overcome. Sometimes its about being, at the right place.at the right time.having the right opportunity.having right resources and facilities. Success cant be measured by achievements alone , But how long it keeps going.Till you check your … Continue reading Success

My Journal 23. – Self -Consciousness

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While we have become outgrown , confident , achievers , better informed ,more knowledge , more aware but at some point in life when we were kids or youth or at some point or the other we were very self conscious sometimes due to the way be look or some distinguishing feature or being less … Continue reading My Journal 23. – Self -Consciousness

Practical Ways 17. – Calendars , Time table , Table charts

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Kids can be introduced to actually reading calendar in detail from grade 1 though its parts and vocabulary are made familiar much before . While reading a calendar help the identify the different parts the month , year , weeks , weekdays and a day . Then help them locate important event or dates on … Continue reading Practical Ways 17. – Calendars , Time table , Table charts

Practical Ways 16 . – Indirect Questions

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Indirect questions is a good way of getting response at the same time being polite and showing curiosity. When you want a build a connect , get attention to what you are speaking or give an introductory start to a question. This also brings one as a less confronting trying to make a connection or … Continue reading Practical Ways 16 . – Indirect Questions

My Journal 22. – Forces of Life

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There are various types of forces as described in physics gravity , friction , applied , magnetic, spring, normal... . But in real life in human experience too I have seen and experienced around many forces though i tried to name them according to their existence in human life. There could be more type of … Continue reading My Journal 22. – Forces of Life

Why education matters?

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Why education matters in these difficult times , when there are more issues to tackle and problems to address .Education from any system homeschooling or schooling or online or distant or live is important in whichever form one receives it in .Why not receive training in a skill or learn a particular skill and get … Continue reading Why education matters?

Inclusive Education Strategies

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The main reason for inclusive education is making equal availability of same education curriculum to all types of students despite difference in their learning abilities which may be due to various factors. There are advantages of this inclusive education giving right exposure to all kind of students , enabling interaction between them , helping them … Continue reading Inclusive Education Strategies

My Journal 21. – Something vs Nothing

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This post is actually inspired by a science video of one of my favorite science video creator "The action Lab", i find more meaning than science and connections in the way science is explained. In one of the videos he talks about "do nothing grinder" and what is difference between that seems nothing and is … Continue reading My Journal 21. – Something vs Nothing

My Journal 20. – The Fancy Shoes

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Today we went out for shopping to actual shop unlike online shopping we have been doing for some months where the biggest problem is what you see is not what you get , then the color , size , quality difference than what you expected . With kids it becomes the double the trouble if … Continue reading My Journal 20. – The Fancy Shoes

Behind Closed Doors

Behind closed doors. Secrets Hidden, Lonely Minds, Broken hearts, Tears Broke, Agreements made , Realities unmasked, Suppressed feelings, Outburst released, Promises Broken, Words Lost, Untold stories, Courage crushed, Fear Instilled. These are not just doors.Sometimes a never ending hole, one sinks into.Sometimes invisible bounds, pushed into.Sometimes pushed by power or numbers greater.Sometimes by thoughts or … Continue reading Behind Closed Doors

My Journal 19. – Humor and Me

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What makes one laugh or what humor means or what is your sense of humor defines a lot about the persons take on life , his mentality , his sensitivity to others and self .Some people think me and humor are not at good relation , which is not true only that I don't have … Continue reading My Journal 19. – Humor and Me

Bad Childhood

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In one of my previous post i have spoken of realities of motherhood, challenges and reflections as parents.One more thing that also holds true is not everybody has a good childhood due to poverty ,bad parenting , childhood abuse or broken homes , to substance abuse and homes with frequent clashes or quarrels. Growing up … Continue reading Bad Childhood

Big Skills – 7 . Problem Solving Skills

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Kids can have many problems arising form any areas of development from academics , to behavior , to communication , to social .How we or they on their own identify and tackle these problems also needs to be worked out .Sometimes it could be through guidance , sometimes collaboration , sometimes self evaluated and solving. … Continue reading Big Skills – 7 . Problem Solving Skills

My Journal 18. The Slide

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One thing we miss a lot after the pandemic in the visit to community gardens especially overcrowded in those kids play area during weekends . The kids were unknown to each other but they enjoyed running around those equipment's , climbing and hanging and the rush sliding down. These don't make that much fun , … Continue reading My Journal 18. The Slide

My Journal 16.- The Question

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I have come with my version of the answer to the question that most of us have had some point in our life . Sometimes we followed what was told or taught us , at times we had those versions where we wanted to make our choices seem right , then we have those versions … Continue reading My Journal 16.- The Question

My Journal 15. – Timeout

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Something that has come around everybody's life with these new normal is "timeout". A break from those regular lifestyle those parts that formed parts of routine of our life and some of them which were real big parts of life suddenly went out and we found those time and energies introduced to many new areas … Continue reading My Journal 15. – Timeout

My Journal 14. – Journey

One truth about life all agree to especially if they have seen and lived life in every aspect, know that its all about the journey not the destination. Yes i have known people who have skipped the journey , sometimes found shortcuts to reach the same destination , but i tell you it was totally … Continue reading My Journal 14. – Journey

Transformation

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Transformation. When the old ways no more serves purpose,With changing times it outgrows,One needs to grow leave behind a comfortable point,Sometimes you are swayed by the winds of change,Sometimes It comes with necessity of time. Transformation takes its effect,Its not an easy path.The one that changes old norms.The one that defines new all.The one that … Continue reading Transformation

My Journal.13- Unspoken Words

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No matter how great writer , speaker , orator or artist one are there are areas of life or living one never speaks of or sometimes left unspoken of .These are part of the unspoken words of life sometimes of the community at large we are a part of. Sometimes these are feeling long lost … Continue reading My Journal.13- Unspoken Words

My Journal 12. – Patterns , Phases and Pursuit

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I am more kind of spiritual person to the extent i believe in the existence and purpose of life only on spirituality. But i refrain from sharing my thoughts or knowledge on spirituality because i think its a personal journey one experiences through life and cant be learnt or taught and sought through another's viewpoint … Continue reading My Journal 12. – Patterns , Phases and Pursuit

My Journal 11. Small Things

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There are many small things around us in home or at work that have great value despite their size or value of existence . These acts , things , expressions serve their purpose so important that most of them are irreplaceable. These small things are so valuable when needed we almost go on a hunt … Continue reading My Journal 11. Small Things

Pages from My life Parenting – 13

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Story Building - Creativity, Imagination and Language Development My elder daughter had language delays though she is good academically , she has learnt to converse at good level in her mother tongue .She still has troubles communicating fluently in English or in second language , though she has made tremendous progress every year .But in … Continue reading Pages from My life Parenting – 13

Practical Ways 15 – Solving Math’s Stories

Solving Story or word problems of maths operations for kids Math's basic operations addition , subtraction , multiplication and division get introduced from L kg and are introduced in more details with greater numbers with tens and hundreds value till 2 nd grade. First they begin with basic understanding of the concept , then learning … Continue reading Practical Ways 15 – Solving Math’s Stories

My Journal 10. The Masala Box

Every Indian home has this spice box in their kitchen which contains a variety of spices either as whole or as powdered mixture called masalas . Each masala has different combination of spices for different taste for different foods. Sometimes a combination of these masalas are used in different proportion to get the required taste. … Continue reading My Journal 10. The Masala Box

Conflict Resolution

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Conflicts are a part of life you cant always expect things to go your way or the right way nor will you always give in the face of you don't want to accept or be a part of or you want to solve a problem to avoid any more troubles. Sometimes you don't want to … Continue reading Conflict Resolution

Self – Confidence

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Self Confidence. I have no interest in what you got, But will stand up for my thoughts. I wasn't made in a day, All the efforts and sores make me today. I will not ask what you got, But, will not let you question that I got. Its more than my possession. Its my journey, … Continue reading Self – Confidence

A mothers heart

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A mothers heart. I look immovable.I look strong.I look unshakable.As i stand like a rock.For your life in my arms. But,It hurts me too.I felt broken too.I have seen nights pass.waiting for dawn to arrive.Sometimes at the edge,Fearing this time i wont make it.And then a power, rising from a prayer within. I get going, … Continue reading A mothers heart

Teacher , Parent and Child Relationship

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There have been times to get children to understand or listen we have to talk about or remind them of their teacher . What the teacher would think or say about for a particular situation or problem and then we get a immediate response that's the power of the teacher - child relationship. There are … Continue reading Teacher , Parent and Child Relationship

Pages from My Life Parenting -12

Organized and Build Up methods of learning My daughter just finished her third semester of this year , it went much smoother even with all the challenges we faced at home front and health front . I have always cultivated and followed an organized regular method of learning than adhoc and crash course ones before … Continue reading Pages from My Life Parenting -12

Begin At home

Begin with self.Begin at home. If you want a change, Start at the heart. Start with your home.Its like, Pointing the dirt out. Without cleaning the home. Every little problem,Is solved at its source.Doesnt Growup, to effect the whole. They talk about being the change,Starting anew. But,Seeds of the coming time. Right under your sunshine. … Continue reading Begin At home

My Journal 9 . – Signboards

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Yes the ones you see on roads those that make safety rules for all while walking driving or using the roads. Well those people abide by law , but i am talking about signboards at different places to put a notice , bring to attention or say something that is very basic human logic and … Continue reading My Journal 9 . – Signboards

My Journal 8. – Superhumans

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We all have been in this phase or point which push us beyond our limits and we feel like superhumans. I am not exaggerating actually when we remember those memories even we are shocked how could we do something like this. Human mind is beyond comprehension. May be that's what about humans when time or … Continue reading My Journal 8. – Superhumans

Big Skills – 6. Random Acts of Kindness

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There is too much of negativity around with the challenges and struggles and so may obstacles to the normal routine which was very easy once .Everybody is learning or coping or figuring out ways. The only thing to avoid the most is to add to this negativity and spread it around. Something that can do … Continue reading Big Skills – 6. Random Acts of Kindness

My Journal – 7.A Birthday Post

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Hi Dear friends , Today is my birthday .Astrologically i am a cusp of Capricorn and Aquarius.That makes me the complicated and dual person i am ,displaying the traits of a hardworking and focused Capricorn and intellectual mindset of a Aquarian . I do believe in astrological influences and stuff, have even given a much … Continue reading My Journal – 7.A Birthday Post

My Journal 6. – The Makeup Box

I have never been much of a beauty conscious or look focused person , due to struggles at my personal front and ambitions to achieve, the only aim and I was very focused . Yes this left me out of the crowd , then i didn't give much importance to it or it never bothered … Continue reading My Journal 6. – The Makeup Box

My Journal 5. – The Roti’s

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For those of who you don't know roti's, are circular flat Indian breads made at every home in India. To eat with either cooked vegetables made as curry or bhaji or any non vegetarian curry. Its such a important part of Indian food. Its almost made everyday in numbers as per home member strength, from … Continue reading My Journal 5. – The Roti’s

Innocence and Arrogance

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Innocence in a Childs play.Arrogance is a Tricksters play. Innocence is Beauty.Arrogance is Filthy. Innocence is questions with Curiosity.Arrogance is to question with Authority. Innocence is laughter that adds sparkle to your eyes.Arrogance is laughter that breaks the inside. Innocence needs no Justification.Arrogance needs Correction. Innocence needs Guidance.Arrogance needs Repentance. Innocence is like clear water … Continue reading Innocence and Arrogance

Sides

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People takes sides that suits their type.Sometimes that benefits them in time.Sometimes to coverup for their lapse.Sometimes for their own gains.Sometimes for another's pain.Sometimes seeing beyond ones sight.Sometimes knowing what's right.Sometimes scores to settle.Sometimes a clear battle.Sometimes carefully thought.Sometimes manipulated and sought. Both sides look alike, Both put up an equal fight. Take a side, … Continue reading Sides

What it takes to win

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To win,You need to be skilled.You need to train.You need think out of the bin.You should be able to strike a deal. More than that, You need endurance.To take the blows when your time is down in the ring.You need resilience, A hope and strength you will rise again after it.You need humility, To keep … Continue reading What it takes to win

My Journal 4. The eagle and the crow

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From my younger days I have been more of spiritual person .At that time when many of them at my age were discovering life i was questioning life and reason with my greatest teacher "google and soul searching" . I started to read about many practices to text to religions around the world , their … Continue reading My Journal 4. The eagle and the crow

Big Skills 5. – Empathy

Empathy is able to see beyond self , understanding the position another is in by seeing ourself in their place.This is to able feel their condition , giving the right response and helping them feel better in the process. This is just not for others having empathy benefits self in many ways .Empathy allows a … Continue reading Big Skills 5. – Empathy

My Journal 3. The Lamppost

It is always late bed time for me with finishing all the left work , to putting kids to sleep and then some time out for myself. During this hour of night when i look out of my window which is at a higher floor , i see the lamp post the one with the … Continue reading My Journal 3. The Lamppost

Pages from My Life Parenting -19

Collectives Learning, Group Study Its third semester exam time of ongoing year, for my elder daughter in such times with online learning.She missed a lot too this time with challenges at health front .But we covered up slowly in a planned and calm manner.There is still much to do before the day .We are taking … Continue reading Pages from My Life Parenting -19

A Boasting King

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The self declared king ,In his palace of dreams.Treating his subjects ,like his slaves.As they bow down,to attend his meeting.His power at peakOnly In his courtrooms.Where he puts up a show, of his stupidityand vain ego. They praise him,Fear his wrath,Put up an act,For his tyranny,A self made story. The boasting kingSits in his throne,never … Continue reading A Boasting King

Pulling Another Down

Pulling Down Another, If that makes you feel superior. If that retains your power. If that defines your position. If that certifies your talent. Well go ahead, Pulling another down, Is just to mask your insecurities. Is To cover up for your weakness. Is the lack of self belief. Is to thrive on others failure. … Continue reading Pulling Another Down

My Journal 2. Routine

One problem being a homemaker is getting bored of the same routine and tasks that too in a continuous manner without any change or breaks . It becomes such a routine after sometime even when your mind is occupied , still a part of brain easily controls your movements to keep the work going .These … Continue reading My Journal 2. Routine

My Journal 1. The Kite

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"My Journal" i will write about those small little things that cross my attention during different times of the day . That keep me engaged and pondering when i am on my own or with my daily chores .These small things help me connect to some great lessons or connect to life in some way.These … Continue reading My Journal 1. The Kite

She knows

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She knows,When they are looking. when they are talking. When they are staring. Their vibes all over their eyes. Don't judge her, from her silence.For she walks straight.She ignores those gaze.. She chose not to reciprocate. That doesn't mean, You can go ahead.You will get a nod. You are on right track. When needed, At … Continue reading She knows

Tips for Solving Activities with young kids

When dealing with young kids and sitting down together to solve activities the most common mistake is unable to see from Childs perspective or use language for the child to understand and solve the activity. Directing them or passing instructions or reading out a question doesn't get the right response or doesn't gets through them … Continue reading Tips for Solving Activities with young kids

Walk Away

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Walk Away. When you don't want to be a part of it. When you don't wan to be at the receiving end. When you have had enough of it. When you heart says it does not feel right. You don't have to stand for manners. You don't have to show togetherness. You don't have to … Continue reading Walk Away

Battle or Revolution

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Battle is,to settle score, to conquer, to expand. Revolution is, for mankind. for preserving.for sustaining. Battle is thinking for self,Revolution is for everybody else been there. Battle involves strategies, Revolution involves complexities. Battle is to meet ones end, Revolution is to end and start a new. Battles are written in history,Revolution lives forever in victory. … Continue reading Battle or Revolution

Reality Check

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Sometimes we expose our children only to goodness, to the experience of perfect things around ,keeping them in comfort zones , exposing them only to one part of reality or their small good world. This can be a disadvantage when they are on their own to face the real world . We train them to … Continue reading Reality Check

Raw or Refined

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They say don't judge a book by its cover,Yet speak of first impressions make the everlasting opinions. They say Just be yourself And be accepted, Yet everybody refined to put their best foot forward. Raw is simplicity, Refined is polished.Simplicity connects to the heart, As Polished to the sense. When Raw,Not having to impress. to … Continue reading Raw or Refined

Big Skills – 4. Managing Emotions

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We need to manage our emotions for that come in terms with them , identify them, process and manage, reflect on them and our reactions , learning to express in the right way to right person and at right time. Managing emotions needs you to reflect two major areas one is knowing yourself - emotions … Continue reading Big Skills – 4. Managing Emotions

Powerless it may seem

Powerless it may seem, in the face of power, As one takes order. Follows the superior. Has his voice shut. Opinions unheard. Position misused. Weak subdued. Powerless it may seem, their plots and plans at work. a perfect coverup. all those schemes. very well concealed. with great tact and finesse. everything sealed. Still fight with … Continue reading Powerless it may seem

Endurance

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Its strength when facing power so strong. Its the wait when you are running out. Its the experience that makes you resistant. Its the power to bear and rise before dawn. Its to keep going when you are all done. Its the power behind superhumans. Endurance, is staring in the face of struggles. And pain … Continue reading Endurance

Changing Trends Short Story – 3. Virtually Growing

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The videos put up ,playlist set, running in loops for the child to keep engaged till they finish their duties and regular work. Its not easy to cater to all , growing requirements , changing economy , lifestyle and priorities so keeping the child occupied becomes a necessity. They want to finish it as soon … Continue reading Changing Trends Short Story – 3. Virtually Growing

Life Beyond Self

Learn to see beyond self, To see those roads where you have never been.To be able to see beyond what your eyes dream. To know you have much to be grateful about. To accept there are pains greater than your whereabouts. To give life a fair chance. To build those muscles strong. for there are … Continue reading Life Beyond Self

Changing Trends Short Story – 2. The Firm

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The perfectly organized home no less than a firm , with well set defined roles each catering to their jobs that suits their profile best. They know when to take their time outs its just one device to the other keeping them engaged . They have planned and put in the best resources for they … Continue reading Changing Trends Short Story – 2. The Firm

Practical Ways – 14. Graphical Organizers for Summarization

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Using different types of graphical organizers to give a visual representation of the context in text or make a brief idea or layout or summarize the text is very useful while teaching and learning as well. The advantage of using them it helps to make visual ways to represent different concepts , stories or connectivity … Continue reading Practical Ways – 14. Graphical Organizers for Summarization

Sports and Life

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I have had this opportunity and fortunate enough to have played a sport through my young years to college, though i have also got to learnt swimming and been able to access to a setup that provides a complete varied setup of various sports. I played badminton for really long time in a proper court … Continue reading Sports and Life

Ego

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Ego is self harm. is sitting in self created bed of thorns.is denying help at hands length. cos you are always at the right end.is when victory is alone yours to savor. losses always because of others.is unable to hear or see. for you are in blind belief. is forgetting the journey. remembering the trophy. … Continue reading Ego

Big Skills – 3. Declutter and Organize

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Sometimes its important to break away from the routine. Routine keeps us so engaged and bound by time table that we forget to look in to those areas which every now and then need to be cleared up. Take up those tasks that got stacked or build up , clear up those corners that got … Continue reading Big Skills – 3. Declutter and Organize

Pages from My life Parenting – 11

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Competitive Event It looks like i am out of ideas and wits to handle kids with them at home .Though i have been reading , writing and trying all creative ways and ideas they still feel bored and keep looking for something new ways to learn to be engaged if not met a regular outlet … Continue reading Pages from My life Parenting – 11

Dealing with Stubborn Kids

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What it is to have a stubborn kid ask a parent with one. Its such a difficult task making connection or even talking or getting them to talk. sometimes overwhelming and meltdowns for the parents see their kids behave totally not ready to conform. Worst the stress adding up , is their behavior might effect … Continue reading Dealing with Stubborn Kids

Define Love

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Love streams in every realm, When it originates from a spring. Give yours all the love they want, for it breathes life in all. Expect love only from them, who knows love above all. Love has no boundaries, Nor time nor distance, Makes it less effective. With duties and rules, Its still waters in pool … Continue reading Define Love

Writing to connect, Writing to express

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Sometimes words were not enough.Sometimes the situation just not apt.Sometimes the listener just not right.Sometimes these are emotions you couldn't speak. I held my words to myself, And then put them to write. But its no less a challenge, Should i write this or that . Can i mention this or not. How to put … Continue reading Writing to connect, Writing to express

Big Skills – 2. Resilience

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Nowadays kids are brought up in bubble wrap , protected and safeguarded against any exposure to challenges , setbacks or failures. This actually keeps them totally ignorant of facing those failures and rising from them , also being prepared for any such future situations. It is more of a mental preparation and training which unless … Continue reading Big Skills – 2. Resilience

Sometimes Being me, Thats not me

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Keeping Everything under control right under my breath,SometimesLetting out so that I can breathe free. Standing strong like nothing moves me, SometimesLooking for someone to hold me . Living as if never looking back, SometimesThe past peeps through teary eyes. Long let gone those dreams that gleam, YetWishing for those dream once seen . Now … Continue reading Sometimes Being me, Thats not me

Look for it , In the right place

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Look for everything in the right place Love ,where it exists, Trust, where it was never broken, Respect, for your thoughts and not medals, Friends, when you need a boost, Strength, when in troubled waters, Weakness, when clouded by apprehension, God, when you know you are just not enough. Look for it in the right … Continue reading Look for it , In the right place

Learning Goals for Kids

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Hi friends as we are near to start of new year we all are busy planning making new goals and resolutions. If you are a parent and homeschooling or newly introduced to teaching your kids these plan and goals can make your year better. For more on the ideas discussed here and links on homeschooling … Continue reading Learning Goals for Kids

Big Skills – 1. Multitasking

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Hi dear readers and blogger friends , I am starting this new category of of posts about "Big skills" , where i will discuss about those big skills from parenting point of view and important as a part of child development for a good , peaceful and sustainable future for self and others. These are … Continue reading Big Skills – 1. Multitasking

Practical Ways – 13. Reading to Comprehend

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Once kids learn about various vocabularies , begin or learn to read . They have some base knowledge about language and varied topics , stories , science , real life examples as they listen or look at various topics and picture stories .Its time to introduce them to the process of reading on their own … Continue reading Practical Ways – 13. Reading to Comprehend

Learn to Stand Alone

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When you know its right,For the right. When, Your own will stand up against you. Your besties will doubt you. Ones you look up to will ignore you. You will be all that is left with you. Some will say to demotivate you. Some will call you names to demoralize you. Some will make you … Continue reading Learn to Stand Alone

Practical Ways – 12. Stretching Sentence and Story Building

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The most creative thing when every child starts talking is they like to build their stories. Whether at play with their toys or dolls on their own . With a person whom them connect well to share their stories of imagination While playing with their friends when they enact or make up a scenario. Story … Continue reading Practical Ways – 12. Stretching Sentence and Story Building

Grown – Up

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Grown up When you are A grown upThey say-You See beyond self.-You Believe in solving problem than blaming another.-You Can multitask , manage time and make the best use of resources.-You don't hold grudges and learn to let go.-You have better control over your emotions and outburst.-We make conscious decisions and take responsibility in actions.-We … Continue reading Grown – Up

Painting complete picture

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Some deep lessons that the pandemic has taught us , how we are interdependent on each other for existence, How a fall in one part effects every other linked , We are in it together and we have to be out of it also together .This has somewhat changed the mindset about race and blame … Continue reading Painting complete picture

Truth is Liberating

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Truth helps you calmAs it clearswhat's being put up.what's just a set up.what's only a get-up.For now that its outyou know it is not what it was. It clears the line between what we perceive. what we receive. what we deceive. yet in back of the mind we made a truce. Now you know, Why … Continue reading Truth is Liberating

Practical Ways – 11. Hand gestures and Vocal Expressions for Learning

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Its important to keep kids attention to what you talk at the same time help the understand and connect to what is being taught .Something that helps very much is giving a pictorial representation or hands on activities to do see themselves .But when you are teaching concepts or language some symbols or hand gestures … Continue reading Practical Ways – 11. Hand gestures and Vocal Expressions for Learning

Practical Ways – 10. Activity worksheets and DIY activities

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With homeschooling young kids in current scenarios its difficult to get them to study through only one method or practice the same things regularly. The early years of education have many challenges where they are introduced to concepts of language and basic logical skills , numerical skills. The knowledge achieved needs to be repeatedly practiced … Continue reading Practical Ways – 10. Activity worksheets and DIY activities

Relationships

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Relationships for a reason. for common intention. for sharing emotions. Relations that think alike, that don't attach. that serve purpose. Relationships of every type, ones that last lifetime. ones that dont stand test of time. those that are ties of blood. those that are stronger than bonds of blood. ones that need attention. ones that … Continue reading Relationships

Violence At Home

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Violence at home Is a weakness, to unable to connect. to unable to reflect. to cover up the flaws. to cover up for they will reveal. Violence at home is a weakness, not willing to accept others opinion. fear of losing ones position. inability to handle human emotions. suppressing those questioning your intentions. Violence at … Continue reading Violence At Home

Need to Slowdown

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The race has kept all busy, the race to moneythe race to fame. the race to be part of the game. the race to stand out. the race to survival. What if this wasn't a race, There would be more time.to reflect.to be more resourceful.to be content.to be more connectable.to be collective.For wealth alone cant … Continue reading Need to Slowdown

Relieving the Stress at Home

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These times are difficult and with all the family together added work chores and burden there are chances of getting stressed and having anxiety . Sometimes we say things we dont mean to or do things we wouldn't have ever that's when effect of pressure building around us begin to show. And at times kids … Continue reading Relieving the Stress at Home

Thanks post to readers

Dear readers , blogger friends , parents I am thankful and greatful to you to have reached 200 followers in WP and 200 followers in other social platform , but most of all accepting me and helping me grow as part of this community. I have been writing about education , parenting , life, family, … Continue reading Thanks post to readers

Moments of Holding on and Leting go

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The moment of holding on, And the moment of letting go. The moment one feels weak , helpless and in pain for another's plan for gains, And the moment one decides not to sink in and take control for your loss is their gain. The moment one feels nothing left cos all is lost, And … Continue reading Moments of Holding on and Leting go

Pandemic A major shift in paradigm

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Yesterday i stepped out for some emergency shopping leaving others at home , for me it felt a bit weird after a long time everything around seemed to have undergone a major change. I live more in a town side than actual city. Here are my experiences and observations of this shift. Do share your … Continue reading Pandemic A major shift in paradigm

Pages from My life Parenting -10

Develop Maths operations along with ELA , language skills. My daughter had flu last week , she has recovered still on leave from school to feel perfectly fine before she attends school online. For her it feels as if months have passed since she connected to studies and books and teachers are going to be … Continue reading Pages from My life Parenting -10

A heart to connect to

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Rushing through chores, The same routine everyday. The in and out so familiar, Works like a background score. Though at times its different. Sometimes pushing hard.Sometimes drawing short paths. Sometimes late than the fixed slot. Sometimes learning to keep up with the lot. Then to find timefor others to attend to. When all go to … Continue reading A heart to connect to

Shadows of Art

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Anger , jealousy , revenge , resentmentShadows your true self. When you are engrossed in these thoughtsyour art reflects themMore than your soul. These are shadows that blind your thoughtsSo much filled with anothersyour work and life reflects the other. Once shadowed you are no more yourselfAll your energy depeleted criticising the other self. Its … Continue reading Shadows of Art