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Let kids experience the joys of nature through bird songs

We chatted to illustrator and author Devangana Dash about her book Jungle Radio: Bird Songs of India and the importance of introducing kids to nature and the outdoors.

Things we still use from the Harappans

Shruti Garodia, co-author of The History of India for Children Vol. 1 and Vol. 2, tells us that our Harappan ancestors invented many things that we still use 5,000 years later, from jewellery to tools and implements, to games and toys.

DIY Kirigami cards

Children love cutting paper! Put their talent to good use with these quick and easy handmade Kirigami cards, with help from designer and parent Ritika Jain.

DIY jewellery with polymer clay

Have fun making these super-easy bead earrings and bracelet using polymer clay with this easy step-by-step guide by designer and parent Ritika Jain.

DIY Eraser Stamps

Give children’s imagination free rein as they make these stamps from erasers. Designer and parent Ritika Jain shows you how simple and fun the activity can be.

How to raise kids who love to learn

Matthew Raggett, Doon school headmaster and author of How Your Child Can Win in Life, talks to Pawan Ahluwalia about how to choose the right school, inspire learning and encourage communication with children.