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.

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Spice up the summers with ROBOTICS for Kids!

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This summer engage your kids into the future, ROBOTICS, from Heymodo. Its the start of STEM learning, let the holidays be creative for kids. #robotics #Artificialintelligence #STEM #learning #drones #programming #robot #robotics

“Creativity is the secret sauce to Science, Technology,Engineering and Math : Ainissa, Science Evangelist!”

Summers have knocked on the doors? Are your thoughts still revolving around summer camps, dance, drama? Why don’t you try something different? Have you thought of exploring some innate creativity out of your children this year? Get ready to discover your kids’ love for Programming and Robotics in a fun way. And what could be better than to engage your kids in the practical and well researched learning summer camp “ ROBOMODO,” within the comfort of home, far away from the scorching sun?

“RoboModo’s innovative curriculum

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Hearing loss in children: An inspirational story of a winner in real life!

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Hearing awareness in Kids | All about hearing loss in kids!

#Hearingmatters For those kids who suffer hearing loss in their early start of life. Something every parent of a child with hearing loss must know. #mustread #hearingloss #kidsdisability

The life of a blogger is indeed challenging, yet rewarding. And, I was really happy to opt for an activity wherein I was to meet an amazingly admirable child who was detected with complete “sensorineural hearing loss” in both her ears, when she was barely few months old.

Every parent gets his/her child tested for long farsightedness but it’s very rare that parents get their children tested for hearing loss in the early months of their lives. Hearing loss is often not taken seriously or rather not understood clearly

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World Theatre Day : Importance of Theatre and Drama for kids

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 Importance of Theatre and Drama for kids

World Theatre Day is on 27th March and let’s rejoice it unfolding its importance!

“We all must do theatre to find out who we are and to discover who we could become  – Augusto Boal”

This World Theatre Day on 27th march, we are sharing with you the Importance of Theatre and Drama for kids, how do they contribute in the holistic development of a child #worldtheatreday #drama #forkids #theatre #dramaforkids

Theatre or drama is rather an unexplored territory when it comes to kids. It is more so considered only for youth who wish to make their career into filming, theatre, music and dance. Thinking theatre usually gives a feel, unfolding of an evening full of exquisite drama, which takes away us from the realities of life and delves … Continue Reading

How to deal when your child is the bully : Child bullying

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Child Bullying

Is your child bullying others? Are you judging too many negative emotions and behaviours in your child? Read out to know the signs of Child Bully and how to help them come out of this behaviour. #bully #childbully #bullying #stopbulling #STOPbully

In last post, we discussed about how to help kids learn STOP bullying and be bullied. This post is all about helping you identify if your child is in the “Bully/being bullied phase, along with some practical ways to help kids come out of that phase.

We wrote about, why do kids bully in the last post, but what all symptoms can you observe if you child is the one who has resorted to bully other kids. Have a look at the possible signs and then as a parent, initiate the corrective action. 

Signs of a Child Bully

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How to help kids learn and stop Bullying

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Is your child bullying others or is he is the victim of bullying? Are you aware of the stress your child might be in? Read some tips to stop bullying. #bullying #childbullying #teenagerissues #psycological

[My neighbour’s child started to love isolation suddenly and then she restrained from catching her school bus. Sometimes she would skip the school and other times asked to drive herself. Often seen in distressed mode every morning, her mum couldn’t understand her sullen behaviour and that too all of a sudden. When she started to diagnose into the life of her daughter, slowly she got to know that she was becoming a victim of bullying in her bus by a group of nasty boys.]

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MyPedia Reader : Stories by Children for Children!

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Time to encourage Innovative visions, Productive dreams and Creative minds! 

It has been so aptly said,

“Every Child is an artist, the problem is staying an artist when you grow up” – Pablo Picasso

Leave children to get bored for some time and then you’ll see how the creativity arises out of them. They do it because they look for the magic and involve their innocent imaginations. Inculcating Creativity in a child is as important as education. Rather a creative child has an imaginative and experimental learning which is far more valuable for the cognitive development.

“Child prodigy, Adora Svitak,

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Why does my toddler cry in the middle of the night?

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Why does my child cries in the middle of the night? Are you facing mid night waking and screaming of your child? Then read the possible reasons and tips to help toddlers come out of the possible nightmares, as an experienced mama says. #nightmares #nightterrors #cryingchild #midnightcries

Why does my toddler cry in the middle of the night?

It is very common and normal that more than 70% of the babies in some phase of their life wake up in the night. They might seem to have some sort of sleep issues, even though they might have been one of the best sleepers you would have known. And I have seen this myself for my son. When he started crying in the middle of the night. This phase continued for around 2 months and then it went away.

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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