Within their first couple of parent-teacher meetings the preschool teachers repeatedly hear the following concerns, with varying degrees of anxiousness : “My child can’t sit still for 5 minutes!” “My child day dreams randomly while doing something and sits at … Continue reading Boosting concentration and memory power in pre-schoolers
“Ma! I am tired now, please don’t tell me to clean my room.” “But dad, I have been on the net for only an hour, how can you say I have been on face book all day!” “I have no … Continue reading Teaching your teen time management
As your child gets to his/her first ‘double digit’ milestone birthday – the big 10, something turns in the attitude of parenting in you. Have you noticed that? All that was cute and cuddly, now looks like a box tied … Continue reading The right measure for judging your pre-teen’s academic performance; More or less!
Hi! I am Kyra, is the second one in the series of TanaBana. It is free for you to download Hi! I am Kyra (Click to download the PDF) on a device of your choice. TanaBana, means warp and … Continue reading Hi! I am Kyra – A TanaBana Story Book
This year is being celebrated as the 200th death anniversary of Jane Austen. The English novelist who has lived over the centuries in many of our hearts and minds, in book shelves and as e-books, in movies and serials. … Continue reading No plain Jane this! Celebrating Jane Austen’s 200th death anniversary.
Merry Christmas and happy holidays! It was this Christmas weekend that I got my “Hippopotamus”. With just a little difference. Gayla Peevey was 10-year old when she recorded this song and yes, got a Hippopotamus – a two year old … Continue reading Christmas in Chitradurga fort, Karnataka
A couple of years ago, we were at Goa to attend (myself) and talk (my spouse) at the ‘Writers and Readers’ Festival’. It was October, weather was lovely and we had a day at hand after the festival got … Continue reading Fort Aguada, Goa