Coding for Children

Unnecessary rush to learn a skill which provides no value to children below 10 years. There has been lot of talk, Google ads, YouTube ads, Television Ads on the subject of coding for children. Some sites claim to start coding at 6 years of age. We are not in favour of learning this skill at …

Art in Montessori

Art is another form of expression. Children often communicate their feelings, experiences and emotions using art. Do we teach art in a Montessori classroom? No, the focus is mainly on teaching how to use different art mediums so the children can express themselves. Art is naturally integrated in all parts of a Montessori classroom. In the Toddler …

Benefits of Children – in the Kitchen

We can’t stress enough the benefits of children working inside the kitchen. The Kitchen work helps the child as well as the whole family. Food is quintessential to forming strong bonds with all members of the family, hence the learning takes centre stage. Lets look at learning that happens in the Kitchen  Sensory Kitchen is …

How to raise Inclusive Children

Children have no inhibitions at all which is great but sometimes they are capable of saying something that can embarrass the parents. Like at the playground or in a crowded train, children quite loudly remark – “why is this person so dark or why is she not able to walk or why is he not …

The “Right” Online learning learning can work for preschoolers

Photo Credit- GETTY Educators cringe at the thought of online learning for preschoolers. Even we do not supporting tech learning for pre-primary children. However the situation in COVID is very unique. Outdoor Play, Individualised Child-Led Learning and clear limits are pillars of stress free parenting and healthy children. But COVID has disrupted the pillars.  We need …