Big Skills 9. Creativity

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Creativity is in choosing life to live the way you want creating experiences . It is the ability to express those emotions , ideas , topics in ways that are different being able to present them through a different angle and details.It is our inbuilt tendency to work on solutions generated through our unique ways … Continue reading Big Skills 9. Creativity

Pages from My Life Parenting – 15

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Teaching kids about Planning Planning is an important part of life that kids need to be introduced through by showing them how it could be done , sometimes let them make their part of the plan on their own . Let them see around how planning in real life makes things easy to work on … Continue reading Pages from My Life Parenting – 15

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”

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Dealing Negativity

There will always be negativity around , there is no need to try to fit in because there will always be reservations , insecurities or beneficiaries. Which ever side of the line you are you will always have others on the other side .Never spend an extra effort proving how right you are or expect … Continue reading Dealing Negativity

Reflection 7. – Developing humble , tolerant and empathetic Individuals

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Its important in todays competitive world our children don't become high headed with their success or fuel their egos with achievement and consider every other person as threat/ competition or failure to look down upon. Not everybody have had an equal opportunity or life isn't fair in terms of resources , physical / mental challenges … Continue reading Reflection 7. – Developing humble , tolerant and empathetic Individuals

Reflections 4. – Parenting challenges at Different Ages

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Many a times as parents confronted with difficult situation with child at various ages of development, we have come to terms with other facets of development too. We would try to find factors beyond our control to have influenced the child The child wasn't so before, was bright or excelled in academics or sports or … Continue reading Reflections 4. – Parenting challenges at Different Ages

Pages from My Life Parenting-3

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Being a person who has always been into books most of life reason may be the way i was brought up or then my curiosity to study the same topic from many different books thinking it would make it even more easier or simpler to understand and ended up it getting even more complex. I … Continue reading Pages from My Life Parenting-3

Life skills a much needed learning

A time before when discipline and moral values were alone given importance in building a childs life along with education. With changing times and challenges around , a better approach without the stricter parenting for ensuring discipline and moral values and yet imbibing all qualities needed to lead a sucessful and independent life in all … Continue reading Life skills a much needed learning

Experience in Real Life is the best learning

Today we have a number of Activities , Montessori toys, pretend play toys , STEM based project learning , DIY project based learning for subjects and ELA to develop learning in a more practical and interesting way. All this come very handy to develop various skills and knowledge in children from various ages with hands … Continue reading Experience in Real Life is the best learning

New Parental Challenges with Covid-19

New Parental Challenges with Covid-19

Already being a parent has its challenges to undertake but with COVID-19 and followed lockdown the life of parenting has turned upside down for many. In normal life before, if both parents were working all requirements heeded for the child were very well in place. The time table for the day of the child was … Continue reading New Parental Challenges with Covid-19