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Summer Holidays in a Covid World

We have officially finished one year of life with covid. Through all the uncertainties and ups and downs, our children too have completed an academic year like no other! And the summer holidays is still very real for them – a time to relax and play and not have...

Dealing with Sibling Rivalry

My husband suggested I name this blog – ‘How to get your children to be together without killing each other’! For those of us who have two or more children, sibling rivalry is one of the toughest and most emotionally draining things of parenting that we have to deal...

Games and Activities to Help your Child Learn to Read

Each child learns to read at their own pace. But there are lots of activities you can do with them to help them along that journey. If reading is something that is fun, children will automatically want to read. So rather than just drilling them with pages of word...

Helping your Child get Involved at Home

Getting children to do things at home, can be quite a daunting task for many parents, and most often parents come across as nagging or playing the role of ‘bad cop’. To be honest, many times it’s much easier for a parent to just do the work – it’s faster, done...

Countdown to Christmas

Christmas is the season for family, for giving, for sharing and for caring. Even though Christmas this year may look different with the pandemic, you can still make it a Christmas to remember. Last year our Christmas blog was on how to make an Advent Calendar, which...

Fancy Dress 2020

We celebrated Children’s Day, a day in advance  because it happened to be a holiday. In view of the restrictions imposed due to COVID, it was conducted in a very different way from the previous years. We started with sharing on why we celebrate this day as...

Eggs in a Bottle – Science Experiment for Kids

During this time, we are constantly trying to figure out ways to entertain our children. Here’s a really easy science experiment you can do with your child, using things that you would have lying around at home. Watching their excitement as the egg yolk magically...

How to Get Your Child to Read

“There are many little ways to enlarge your child’s world. Love of books is the best of all.” Jacqueline Kennedy We are so keen for our child to have the best in life – whether it be education, extra curricular activities, toys, clothes, food, etc. But one of the best...

Nature Activities for Preschoolers

These times are causing us to go back to the basics, and what’s more basic than nature itself! Here are some fun nature activities that you can do with your children right in your garden or building compound. Besides being fun and simple to do, these are such rich...

Independence Day Celebrations

Independence Day 2020 was different, but the pandemic, didn’t stop Kids Joy School from celebrating it! On Friday, August 14th, for the first time since the New Normal, we had all our children join together to celebrate Independence Day via Zoom. The children...

Building your Child’s Immunity

In this day and time, we can be as careful as we possibly can, but we can never say when the virus may come knocking at our door. One of the big things that really separates those who fall prey to it and those who manage to escape it or who recover quickly, is a...

School at Home

The New Normal has come and thrown things on its head, and now instead of children being sent out to school, school has come home! Some parents are enjoying the extra time to spend with their children and the stress free mornings, for others, they are struggling with...