Importance of Parents Reading with Children

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Reading aloud with children is known to be the single most important activity for building the knowledge and skills they will eventually require for learning to read. –         Marilyn Jager Adams Babies: Start Learning Sounds & Words Babies learn to communicate from the movement they born. Crying is also part of […]

KINDS OF STORIES

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When you are tumbling into the world of stories it’s important to learn about how many kinds of stories are there to tell. Folktale: These are Why & How stories but not always scientifically proven stories. We are not sure that the story is true. These stories are passed down from generations. We hear so […]

6 ways To Foster Social Skills Through Stories

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Social Skills: Developing effective social skills lead to better communication, showing empathy, understanding other’s body language and emotions which are not taught in school, we as parents need to teach children all these skills through daily conversation or activities. Emotional Intelligence plays crucial role in developing children social skills. “It is an ability to recognize, […]

Practice Practice Practice

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How to Practice a story? When you are telling a story either to your kids or in front of audience members who are completely new to you, your job is to take the audience away to an imaginative world and make emotional connection. If you are able to do that through your narration, they can […]

What is Storytelling And Why?

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What is carved on rocks will wear away in time, what is told from mouth to mouth will live forever                                                                                                                                                  – Vietnamese saying What is a story\Storytelling?? Story is an approach to convey our feelings and thoughts to others and that need not always be a human being. We do tell stories to ourselves. […]

Thinking Skills

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What do we mean by ‘Thinking Skills’? Thinking is a naturally occurring process that happens as we experience something.  Thinking skills help us to deal with the world around us. The better we think the more we can understand how things work and this can help us realise our potential.   Why do we need […]

Cognitive Skills

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We want our children to be vibrant in their actions and get more out of their life. To fulfil all these hopes and dreams their overall cognitive development is very essential. It refers to the dynamic building of various learning skills of thinking capability, memory building and the ability to pay attention etc. In detail: […]

Parenting Styles – Uninvolved Parenting

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  Uninvolved Parenting This parenting style refers to ignorance of the parents towards their child’s emotional and social needs. While these parents do provide the kids with all the basic necessities of life including good food, ample clothes and a decent academic life, they are often quite inattentive to their emotional needs and rarely show any […]