Whether in physical form, or an e-version, books are great for spending the time resourcefully.
Disney has recently compiled a list of free drawing/doodling classes for children and adults.
The ONRT self-quarantine edition for both kids and adults is open for a full week, from April 12, 2020 to April 19, 2020.
Harry Potter will never run out of charm.
Through a fantasy creature Ario, the book explains to children how they can protect themselves, their family and friends from the virus.
As such, the British Council has developed some special content that parents can use to help kids learn English and keep busy with other activities and fun-based tasks.
While it is not easy to think of something new to do every day, you can now create a routine on your Alexa app.
You may feel silly talking to your baby like this but this silliness is absolutely age appropriate and an important aspect to help boost your little one’s language and communication skills.
Let your favourite celebrities keep your kid entertained during this period of lockdown.
During the summer vacations, children usually divert their energy in outdoor activities and games. However, a mass lockdown in the country has forced everyone to stay at home.
Ten years down the line, kids may not remember the virus or the numbers on the news but they will certainly remember how their family dealt with the crisis.
Let us make our lockdown experience fascinating by doing the following activities.
Remember, this is an unprecedented situation and we are all in this together. This is not going to last forever, and it is important to be patient and stay positive.
While parents discharge their professional duties, children can be kept delightfully engaged.
Most parents are figuring things out on their own. Some are acing it, some are doing a fair job, and some are struggling. What matters at the end of the day, is that you have your child's best interest at heart.
Kids are used to classroom discipline and therefore as a parent, you need to involve them in new classroom plans at home.
Children's favourite comics Amar Chitra Katha and Tinkle, meawhile, have decided to offer their entire catalog for free, for 30 days, to help children make better use of their time while at home.
While reading story books is encouraged, you can also listen to stories in bed, along with your tot.
If you ever wondered why so many children’s book illustrators hail from Bengal, maybe the trailblazing Rays provide the answer!
It has been found that when mental health concerns are identified early, it is easy to track them.
Arming children with information rather than fear, and getting them to understand COVID-19 through research and analysis, is the best solution we have right now.
Earlier, the colours of holi were created from blooming spring flowers. To yield different shades, experts used to dry the petals of vibrant flowers in shade and crush them to obtain the fine powder.
Identification of a gifted child cannot be isolated from the fact that it comes with its set of challenges. And while the country's academia is designed to benefit those who lag a tad behind, there's nothing much done for the kid whose IQ is well beyond years.
"With clay, you can engage a kid for long durations of time, as well as have the whole family participate in a group activity."
There are a few points that a parent should keep in mind before enrolling their child with special needs in a school.