25.5.17

10 Things to Do This Week (May 25 to 31)

1. Camp Time
Udaan Outdoors is organising an overnight camp to witness fireflies at Rajmachi, Sahyadri.
Date: June 3 onwards
Age: 10 years and above
Call: 09130017743
E-mail: info@udaanoutdoors.in
Website: www.udaanoutdoors.in

22.5.17

Talking to Children About Terrorism

Talking to Children About Terrorism
Children's age and individual personalities influence their reactions to violent stories they hear and gory images they see in the newspapers and on television.

We tell you how to handle these reactions and talk to your children about terrorism.

20.5.17

Books: Panchatantra by Vishnu Sharma, translated from Sanskrit by Rohini Chowdhury (Age: 13+ Years)

Books: Panchatantra by Vishnu Sharma, translated from Sanskrit by Rohini Chowdhury (Age: 13+ Years)
The Panchatantra is one of the oldest collections of folktales and fables in the world. This book was conceptualised to deliver life lessons. This is done through fascinating stories from the Panchatantra that help us realise that every problem has a solution—we just need to look in the right direction. 

The book offers insights into human behaviour by using characters from the animal kingdom. This classic throws light on virtues like wisdom, kindness and wit. A must-read at every age!

Published by Puffin Books and available on Amazon.in

18.5.17

12.5.17

Books: Kitten the Dog Written by Priyanka Talreja Gareghat (Age 8+ Years)

Books: Kitten the Dog Written by Priyanka Talreja Gareghat (Age 8+ Years)
Margi always wanted a cat for a pet but her dad brings home a catlike dog—a Chihuahua. From day one, Margi trains the dog to meow like a cat and forces him to watch Cat TV. She even calls him Kitten.

Kitten is thrilled to be in a new home and away from Omar, the cruel pet shop owner. Kitten enjoys his time with Margi even though she does everything possible to make him like a cat! But his happy days end soon when he gets lost. Will he ever meet Margi again? Read this amazing book that peeks into a catlike dog’s life to find out!

Published by Puffin Books and available on Amazon.in

10.5.17

10 Things to Do This Week (May 11 to 17, 2017)

1. Camp Time
Youreka Nature Campouts is organising a summer camp to Dharamsala.
Date: May 18 onwards    
Age: 9 to 17 years
Call: 1800-1033-301/ 011-40801100
E-mail: programs@youreka.in
Website: www.youreka.in

6.5.17

Books: The Goofies Tear Down Their House by Amisha Seth (Age: 8+ years)

Books: The Goofies Tear Down Their House by Amisha Seth (Age: 8+ years)
This second book in the Goofies series is set to take you on a crazy, high-speed adventure! Join the lunatic family that rushes through everything from their daily chores to lunch and dinner. They are too busy to look at the calendar and even travel to school and work on a Sunday! The book narrates an unusual story about this impatient family that does things way before time. While their neighbours wonder how they manage to goof up so much, the family still stays happy, despite the mess.

When Mr Slow Motion comes to their rescue, the family gets impatient waiting and ends up wrecking their home and destroying their furniture. The story takes a twist when they discover precious
loot hidden in their dump yard! What will the Goofies do? Read the book and join the Goofies on a crazy ride!

Published by Puffin Books and available on Amazon.in