Narvankar understands parents may have some apprehensions picking up a book on such a sensitive topic. But he hopes there will be a conversation between them and their kids.
Predominantly, viruses are known as the cause of infection. Widespread events of disease and death like the 2014 outbreak of Ebola, the 2009 H1N1/swine flu global pandemic and now COVID 19 adds to this reputation.
The policies should include standard protocols of handwashing, disinfecting, use of outdoor space when possible, and the formation of small student groups, also known as 'cohorting', the AAP stated.
'When the pandemic started, and schools had to shift to online teaching, many of them misunderstood and tried to turn the physical school into a virtual school.'
Children are naturally very curious, but if we load them with too much information and bombard them with facts, they switch off, she says.
Almost half the kids who participated in the survey said that their fathers didn't use any online help, while approximately one-third of the total respondents spoke otherwise.
'The next couple of times that you log on to Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter, just be aware of what little things that you do, can cause a huge impact on your future, and how it affects other people around you.'
Parents are suddenly facing a situation, where they are managing their work from home, taking care of housework as well as helping their children with their education.
Today, on the occasion of International Yoga Day, it would be great if, as parents, you can get your kids to practice yoga.
Due to stress, parents might start noticing behavioural changes in their children such as excessive arguments, refusals, opposition, defiance, or withdrawal, and it is not unusual for some kids to fall further behind
Das says when her son turned seven, he made her realise how anger escalates. And that it can come crashing down if hugs are exchanged.
Parents can make storytelling come alive also with the help of visuals, both pictures and videos.
'We had to buy an extra phone for the kids to use for their classes!'
In Denmark, the book is already being used in primary schools to alleviate concerns and explain the COVID-19 situation to young children.
Kids can stay sharp through helping parents with their errands. Planning a grocery shopping list on a budget is a fun way to practice math skills.
There are many different online activities and summer programmes for kids.
The “ozone hole” is the term commonly used for areas where the ozone layer gets damaged. Ozone layer damage is more like a lean patch than a hole.
Video chatting is a two-way social interaction in which the child perceives the mood, tone, eye contact of the person with whom they are talking.
Many would argue that given its ever-changing topography due to natural and man-made factors the earth is flawed and cannot be considered as round.
Titled 'Yash and Yashika Learn about Coding', the book is aimed at giving kids of ages four to six years a taste of coding, without the complexities of actual computer programming, but with the same rules.