Hands on Ways to Teach Telling Time

Heya… my 6-year-old is keen on reading the time and keeps asking us like “ what’s the time “ for like 100 times in a day. I don’t blame him, it’s the quarantine and lockdown which has made our routines and rhythms go for a toss. And like every kid who ...

Fine Motor Toy from Amazon and How We Use it

What does your toddler learn? One to one correspondonce- in detail here. Fine motor skills Precursor to holding scissors/Pre-writing skills Colour identification.Ask your toddler to say the name of the colours as they pick. If ...

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Coding Series- Sequence and Algorithm

Hello hello. . . ⁣ ⁣ In today's coding series we are going to talk about planning, sequencing and forseeing the obstacles we might face . ⁣ ⁣ So in the real world when we have to write a code, we break it into smaller problems or steps to follow. ⁣ ⁣ ...

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Sequential Memory- Activity for Toddlers

Sequential memory is the abililty to remember things seen and heard in sequence. ⁣ ⁣ And our favt Julia Donaldson books are so apt for this. Be it Room on the Broom, The Smartest Giant in town , Gruffalo etc. ⁣ ⁣ Pick one of her books, ask them to ora ...

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Characteristics of 3D Solids- Math for Elementary

I am a hard believer that Math has to be visual. The more visual it is, the better it is to understand and grasp difficult and abstract concepts. I did my engineering and there was this paper ‘Engineering Drawing’ in my first year. I didn’t come easy t ...

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Botanicum Book and a Look inside our fridge

I am not sure if you have heard it from me before- I like Animalium Series of books. Each book is a treasure. One needs a separate post to talk about its beauty. For now, I am sharing how we use the book at home. We brought out our vegetable basket and ...

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Shapes Outline Matching for Toddlers

Some activities are super basic but so cool, clear and fun. It takes just a few minutes to do this activity like what it takes to set up the activity. If you ask me, every toddler needs this activity. Like EVERY TODDLER. That could be your shapes puzzl ...

Visual Discrimination and Graphing for Preschoolers

Visual discrimination activities are my favt around toddler age groups. ⁣⁣ ⁣⁣ This blog has tons of resources on it from few years back.⁣⁣ Click Here ⁣⁣ Now that my 3-year-old is going through that phase, things are starting to look interesting again. ...

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Math Sequence- Number Recognition

This a rough sequence that we have followed for both my boys and it has worked absolutely amazing for us. ⁣⁣ ⁣⁣ Listing it out here for your reference if you are clueless like me 5 years ago. ⁣⁣ ⁣⁣ 1. Sorting  ⁣⁣ , Sorting big and small ⁣⁣ 2. One t ...