12 November 2020

How having a hobby boosts self-esteem in children

Hobbies keep people enriched and entertained, as they do kids. Whether playing a sport, collecting stamps, reading, writing stories, or pretty much anything, having a hobby helps everyone. There are many advantages of hobbies to learn from. Every parent dreams that their child develops some passion that provides meaning in their lives. Hobbies keep kids […] Read more

  • By : Lynkube
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11 November 2020

A shot of kindness

At the start of Year 4, my group friend, Sasha & I found ourselves in the same class. Sasha & I had been friends for a while, we didn’t know each other that well. After a while, I realised that her parents had divorced at the start of Year 4. I would find Sasha crying […] Read more

  • By : Myra Rangra
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7 October 2020

How extracurricular activities help in improving the academic performance of school children

There are many extracurricular activities that children take part in. Amongst them are playing sports, joining different interest clubs, learning an instrument, reading, debating, and the scouts and guides movement. Each of these activities helps children grow in different ways. All these activities can help in improving a child’s academic performance in the following ways. […] Read more

  • By : Lynkube
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3 September 2020

Difference between DSLR and Smartphone Camera

DSLR Cameras Vs Smartphone — Which of the two cameras is better? Now, we come to the ‘Million Dollar Question.’ If you want a straightforward answer to the question, we can say that the camera you have in your possession is the best for you. It is because it depends on the purpose for which […] Read more

  • By : ARV GUPTA
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27 August 2020

Accelerate Cognitive Development in children through STEAM

One theory that I often see being debated among educators is, the ideal age to introduce STEAM in the schooling system. While some people argue that integrated problem solving process should be brought in only when children grow up and mastered the understanding of complex concepts. However my point of contention is “Why shouldn’t children […] Read more

  • By : Vaishali Gupta
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21 August 2020

Why pursuing interests or hobbies is important for children: how the trend is changing from an only-academic focus

Hobbies and interests are major aspects of any child’s mental or physical development. It’s time we break from an academic-only culture, allowing young ones to explore their innate passions. One of the best things you can do for children is allowing them to discover their talents and passions as they grow. When children are allowed […] Read more

  • By : Arv Gupta, Student – Shiv Nadar School
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21 August 2020

What do we really want for our children?

question that I often find recurring in every parent’s mind is “What is my child going to become when he grows up?” I often find parents discussing this as early as elementary school, or perhaps even earlier. And the second in continuation is usually “What should be the best university my child needs to aspire […] Read more

  • By : Vaishali Gupta
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