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Are children getting bored at home? Here are 5 fun English learning apps for your children

Education has altered the life of kids amid the outbreak of a pandemic. In this dire situation, children are facing several problems because of the lack of fun and enjoyment in their life. Now, in this pandemic, the focus has shifted on learning from home and with added entertainment. Childhood is very important as it is considered as the learning stage for most children. Fortunately,...

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EuroKids Group launch pre-preparatory ‘Bridge Course’ | Prepare students for next grade

The course will be made available for students of EuroSchool & Billabong High International School The course will help students from Nursery to Grade 1to prepare themselves as they enter a new academic year in 2021 Students will be able to revisit the concepts & brush up on basics & key skills as the transition to the next grade Mumbai: Parents whose children did not...

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Importance of etiquette in early childhood

It is never too early to start teaching your child the importance of good manners and etiquette. Children at a young age have incredibly absorbent brains. They remember what they are taught with clarity and their minds absorb everything much faster than they would at a later age. Children have to be taught the best of social skills and to learn to interact with people...

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Two BHIS Santacruz students selected as Jury Members for International Kids Film Festival (IKFF) 2020

Armaan DadyBurjor and Rafael Joseph, students from Grade 9 of Billabong High International School, Santacruz, were selected as Jury Members at the prestigious International Kids Film Festival (IKFF) 2020. Both, Armaan, and Rafael, have been directors of several animated films and both have won laurels at notable national and international platforms in the past. Both Billabongers learned making animated films Toon Club and have been...

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Lego launches bricks with Braille

Dаnіѕh tоуmаkеr Lеgо ѕаіd Thursday іt wаѕ lаunсhіng a nеw vеrѕіоn оf іtѕ ісоnіс рlаѕtіс brісkѕ featuring Brаіllе fоr the blіnd оr visually іmраіrеd іn seven соuntrіеѕ. Thе brісkѕ hаvе the ѕаmе shape аѕ thе regular ones, but thе ѕtudѕ оn tор аrе rearranged. "Thе brісkѕ are mоuldеd so thаt the studs оn tор rеflесt іndіvіduаl lеttеrѕ аnd numbers in the Brаіllе аlрhаbеt whіlе remaining...

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‘Hug glove’ gives Canada family bit of normalcy in pandemic

A Canadian woman has come up with an ingenious way to safely hug her mother, even during the coronavirus pandemic: the "hug glove", a plastic tarp with four sleeves hanging from a clothesline. In the southern Ontario city of Guelph, Carolyn Ellis and her husband Andrew developed the so-called "hug glove" on the eve of Mother's Day, which this year was celebrated on May 10...

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How to manage family tensions during the coronavirus lockdown

The coronavirus restrictions are slowly being eased but the pressures on families at home still probably lead to many tears of frustration. It could be tensions about noise and clutter, keeping up with home schooling and mums and dads torn between parenting and their own work duties. So to make sure our memories of being locked in with our families are as positive as possible,...