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How to Clean Your Kids Room in Just 10 Minutes

Here’s a quick method of getting your child to clean their room in just 10 minutes. (Trust me… if we could clean this room, you can clean any room!) In my previous blog, I mentioned how you can help your child develop the habit of cleaning. In this post, I’ve...

September 2019: The Month Gone By

We had a great month of September in Kids Joy School.  There were lots of activities and events and the kids thoroughly enjoyed themselves. Our theme for the month was Seasons. Entering the school was like entering another world, with it being decorated with different...

How to Get Your Preschooler to Clean Their Room!

This is a million dollar question and I wish it had a simple answer. For the 0.2 percent of you parents who have a pre-schooler who naturally loves to clean their room, please thank God for his kindness to you! For the rest of us 98.98 percent who have normal messy,...

August 2019: The Month Gone By

Last month at Kids Joy, our theme was India. Our children learnt about the diversity of their country – the different cultures, languages, food, clothes, etc. They learnt what it means to be a responsible citizen and practically applied it by going on a cleaning...

July 2019: The Month Gone By

Our theme for the month was ‘The Universe’. We introduced them to what lies beyond the skies – space and the galaxies, and then the solar system. We made some paper mache planets and the children really enjoyed sticking layers of newspaper on the balloons. They then...

Raising True Indians

India is such a rich and diverse nation and we are so privileged to be able to call India our motherland. But it has not come without a cost. Barely 75 years ago, we were under another, subjugated to their rule and power.  But with the blood of martyrs and because of...

Creative Ways to use Clay

Clay or playdough is one of the most fun toys for a child! Besides the conventional ‘give a child a tub of clay and let their creativity run wild’ (which is amazing!), have you ever tried using clay for other activities? Clay is extremely versatile and can be used for...

June 2019: The Month Gone By

We’ve had a wonderful opening month at Kids Joy. Although we had many new children, they all settled in quickly. Our theme for the month was the ‘Farm’. The children really enjoyed learning all about the different farm animals, their food, their...

Back to School!

The excitement of school has begun. You can’t wait for your little one to start, but yet the apprehension of what its going to be like is real. Here are a few things to remember. It’s a season of change Even though your pre-schooler may be raring to go, you may notice...

A New Look!

Over the summer, Kids Joy School has had a make over. We have renovated all our classrooms and brought in new furniture. We are constantly endeavouring to increase our standard of excellence. We have done this in order to provide a better environment for learning,...

Clay

Clay or play dough is one of the best toys a child can have. They love the texture and the feel of it and it can occupy them for hours at end. Not just is it great for imaginative play and fine motor skills but it is also extremely therapeutic. I generally have a box...

Summer Holidays, Here We Come!

The summer break is at hand! For some parents, you’re happy that your children get a break from school, for others, you’re entering this season with fear and trepidation, wondering how you’re going to entertain your energetic pre-schooler 24x7 without resorting to...