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Annual Day 2018

21st January 2018, a day we were all waiting for. It was our school annual day and graduation ceremony of our Senior Kindergarten children. Although the main event was just less than a couple of hours, the run up to this day began almost three months ago with the...

10 Ideas to be a Better Parent in 2018

I know the topic is a bit clichéd. But we all want to grow in different areas of our lives and parenting is a top priority, so its great to keep trying to grow and become better at it! The new year is a wonderful time to put the past behind and start afresh. Here are...

The Month at a Glance – December 2017

The last month of the year 2017. Our theme was Christmas and the children had lots of fun enacting the Christmas story and making Christmas Decorations. The children enjoyed painting stars and making cards. A highlight was the drawing and colouring competitions. The...

Seminar on Child Development Aspects

On Friday, November 24, 2017, Kids Joy School hosted a seminar on Child Development Aspects. The seminar was conducted by Dr. Preethy Finn Samuel, PH. D, assistant professor, Occupational Therapy, Department of Health Care Sciences, Faculty affiliate of the...

The Month at a Glance – November 2017

Our theme for the month of November was ‘Community Workers’. The children learnt about the different professions and how it is important to value every role people play in the community whether they are a watchman or a doctor. The visit for the month was to the local...

Workshop – Development of a Child’s Brain

A two-hour interactive workshop on Development of a child’s mind. Parents will be greatly benefitted and better equipped to deal with different behavioural patterns of children and identify early signs of learning disability, if any, and take appropriate remedial...

How To Get Your Preschooler to Eat Right

Sometimes just getting your child to eat is the hugest task of your day – forget trying to get them to eat right! But its not impossible. The younger your child, the easier it is to get them to eat right. Don’t wait till they are teenagers to start teaching them about...

The Month at a Glance – October 2017

We’ve had an exciting month at Kids Joy School. The theme was Nutrition – a topic that is intrinsic to our values. We believe that its important to teach our children right at this young age, the importance of eating well. We hope that this will last their life time...

5 Things I Love About Being a Dad

5 things I love about being a Dad ; (This article has been written by my husband. I’ve been wanting to put up something from a Dad’s perspective as well. He finally agreed. Hopefully this will be the first of many more to come!) They say girls have an...

The Month at a Glance – September 2017

Last month at Kids Joy, our theme was Seasons. We went through summer, monsoon, winter and spring. The school was decorated according to the theme, with a huge cut out of a girl holding an umbrella to greet you when you enter! The children enjoyed learning about how...

The Month at a Glance – August 2017

The theme at Kids Joy last month was India. We tried to inculcate an attitude of patriotism in the children – a sense of pride for their country as well as the responsibility that each one must have towards their country. The school was decorated with the flag of...

Rainbow Rice

A simple activity for children that creates hours of play. All you need is rice, vinegar and food colour! Ingredients: Raw Rice (about 1 ½ kg) Vinegar (one capful per 200g) Food colour (a few drops per 200g) Ziploc Bags or Plastic Containers Method Divide the rice...