8 Online Games for teaching Elapsed Time Concept to kids

List of top 7 online games for teaching elapsed time concept to little kids

Time-keeping is one of the basic lessons kids are taught in the kindergartener stage. With the introduction of digital watches and clocks, time reading is reduced only to reading numbers. However, kids need to learn the underlying meaning of a ‘minute or an hour passed’ kind of statement they may come across. But, what could … Read more

6 Simple Activities to teach fractions to kindergarteners

List of top 6 activities for teaching fractions to kindergarteners

Fractions introduce children to the concept of breaking whole numbers into smaller parts. These parts are less than the whole number one, quantitywise. Making use of this idea of breaking numbers into fractions finds its best utility in real-life situations where something is to be divided into equal parts among a group of people. Fraction … Read more

7 Helpful Board Games for Building Fine Motor Skills

List of top 7 board games for building fine motor skills in children

Please Note: This post may contain affiliate links. Please read my disclosure (link) for more info. Children are born with limited fine motor skills. Their bones and joints attain the required strength with time, and accordingly, their ability to grasp things or maneuver them increases. In case of the situations when there is little coordination between the brain … Read more

7 online letter tracing games & apps for little learners

List of 7 Letter Tracing Games for early learners

Letters written and arranged in a logical sequence make a language, isn’t’ it? Reading and writing difficulties associated with the letters can pose hindrances in the attainment of language proficiency. So, it is important to cover every aspect of language development in its entirety. In the present world of technology-driven solutions, language development is not … Read more

Top 7 Must-Try Reading Apps for First Graders

List of top Reading Apps for First Graders

It is a thing of common liking among parents that they want their kids to be fluent readers. They accumulate a number of resources and look for schools that offer good support for building reading and oratory skills in their children. The good news is that a big resource is available right in your hands … Read more

9 Cool Letter Recognition Games to Play Online

List of 9 cool online letter recognition games

Letters are the smallest unit of any language. Therefore, recognizing them is the first thing that schools include in their preschooler curriculum. All preschoolers and kindergarteners need to master letter recognition. Sounding stressful? No worries! The good news is that they can acquire this skill by playing games on mobile phones, laptops, or tablets. Doesn’t … Read more

Let’s celebrate the Dyslexia Awareness Month

OCtober dyslexia awareness month 2021

Have you ever thought about what led to increased awareness about the learning disorders prevalent among children and adults? Though the term ‘dyslexia’ has been around us since 1887 when an ophthalmologist Rudolf Berlin coined it, the awareness did not reach its current state sooner after the event. People parried the problem of learning disorders … Read more

6 Creative Number Line Manipulatives for Early Learners

List of top 6 number line manipulatives

Please Note: This post may contain affiliate links. Please read my disclosure (link) for more info. Learning numbers is not only about identifying or recognizing them. In fact, it is just the start. The early learners need to understand between the numbers too and carry on the operations. To ease this process, a very basic tool is used … Read more

6 Helpful Activities in Building Visual Closure Skills

List of top 6 visual closure activities

What is visual closure and which activities can help them build this concept? I come across this query quite often and have given deep thought to its role in early learners’ and preschoolers’ learning process. A study was done at Aston University, that indicated the connection between visual closure disorder and mathematical skills too. So, … Read more

7 Cool Online Subitizing Games For Kids

List of top 7 subitizing games for little kids

Like you read certain words totally by sight and do not put conscious efforts into reading them, there are basic calculations that you can do without counting them on fingers. It is more like calculating by eyes. This method of finding a certain amount without actually counting elements one by one is called subitizing. It … Read more