This Diwali, Let Your Child Shine
Diwali is one of the most popular festivals of India, enchanting not just children but adults alike. The bright, pretty lights, delicious treats both sweet and savoury and of course the company of loved ones
5 Ways to Make Kids Aware of Environment Conservation
Children are the future. They have the power to make this world a better place. Let us raise children who are sensitive to the environment and can think beyond themselves. A brighter world needs children who respond to the environment and respect their natural spaces.
Ways to Enhance Your Child’s Social Skills
Even as adults we are still perfecting our social intelligence skills like building new friendships and coping with rejection. These are crucial lessons that we continue to learn all throughout our lives. However, the sooner you commence, the better it will be.
The pressure during exams – How to strike a balance
It starts from mid-January - The environment at school and home suddenly gets serious. Each passing day reminds children that exams are inching closer. We have preparatory exams, revision sessions, et cetera, and everything fun takes a backseat.
Skilful Time Management by Working Parents
However, for the working parents, life sometimes goes to a whole new level of insanity.You often find yourself juggling between the demands of your profession and the needs of your family. Actually, ‘juggling’ may not be the right vocabulary because it suggests keeping many balls in the air; whereas in real circumstances, something always drops.
Raising Self Reliant Children
Being a parent is tough. We seldom get any feedback on how we are doing as a parent. Invariably, we look towards the reactions of our children for validation. We tend to equate our performance with their happiness quotient. That's where we sometimes go wrong.
Nipah Virus – Symptoms and Precautions
Once again humankind stands at a risk of a new unheard virus. Read on to gain insight into this newly emerging zoonosis and learn how to safeguard yourself.
The Mystical Art Of Parenting
The realization of our spiritual connection with the world would bring the dawn of a million truth which were hiding in plain sight. We would understand how we are just the medium to bring our kids to the world. Just like sound traveling through air from point A to point B. Air is but just a medium. Our kids are the neophyte transgressors of Truth.
Hydrating Snacks/Drinks For Your Kids This Summer
While some look forward to the summer just to gorge on the delectable mangoes, others may detest it for the brutal heat. As the temperature soars with each passing day, one of the prime concerns is to ward off dehydration especially in kids.
Gearing Up For Summer – The Dos and Don’ts
The summers usher a season of bright sunshine, some of the most luscious fruits and a time loaded with outdoor activities. But the surge in the mercury level or a sudden downpour tends to spur viral and bacterial infections.
DIY Projects for Kids to Pass Time This Summer
That certainly is the most dreaded statement from kids! Summer vacation translates to loads of activity, outdoor play, camping, hiking but what happens when the summer heat or an expected rain shower keeps kids from getting outside.
The Best CBSE Schools In Hyderabad That's Beneficial For Your Child
The city of Hyderabad is a key education hub in South India and is home to some of the best CBSE schools in India. Whether you should opt for CBSE or State Board has always been a never-ending debate. Either which way, careful planning is important in admitting your child to the best CBSE school in Hyderabad. CBSE being the national board of our country happens to have a lot more advantages than any school that covers the State Board syllabus. The top CBSE schools in Hyderabad not only impart quality knowledge but they also ensure overall physical and mental growth of the students.
Why Every Parent Is Looking For The Best School In Hyderabad
The search begins for the best school in Hyderabad since it is the start of the admissions season. Although Hyderabad boasts of some legacy schools, there's a set of considerations to be made beforehand. Here are a few ways of choosing the best school in Hyderabad:
The importance of educating your child from the best international schools in Hyderabad
Many parents put a lot of thought and effort into choosing the best international school in Hyderabad for their children. After all, educational institutions often employ different teaching approaches and curriculum that influence each child's lifelong learning. While each educational institution possessing their own set of advantages, the international schools in Hyderabad provide a unique edge to children. Most of the best international schools in Hyderabad impart education starting from playgroup to the 12th grade.
4 Ways To Keep Your Kids Flu-Free This Season
Preparing for seasonal change will lower the risks of getting infected or catching common viruses. Children are often more exposed to germs and viruses due to lower immunity, contact with air-borne or water-borne infections etc. Some common tips or simple home remedies can help your child stay healthy this flu season.
How can your child learn better?
Discovering your child’s learning style can make their educational experience more fun and enlightening. Education is something where one size does not fit all; it has to be tailored to each and every child’s need. Don’t worry if your child has challenging areas like learning spellings or counting numbers. Children have different ways of perceiving, processing and learning. Experts have identified learning styles that consist of — Auditory, Visual and Kinesthetics. Once you identify what kind of a learner your child is, you can help them receive a sound educational experience. Usually children tend to show promise in all three styles.
Literary Festival 2017-18
Literary fest, at Open Minds is an event that celebrates the magic that exist in words in the form of Literature, Grammar and varied competitive applications like recitals, monologues, skits, debates etc. It's a fest that engages the student to come to the forefront and lead as individuals and as a team and set an exemplary example of the learnings that happen at Open Minds.
Investiture Ceremony 2017
The Investiture Ceremony at Open Minds was indeed a special occasion for the students with the presence of all parents, prize winners, SPIC members, teachers, as well as incoming and outgoing student council members.
STUCO Roles and Responsibilities
The roles and their responsibilities are as follows:
- Observe the school rules at all times.
- Be dressed appropriately at all times.
- Maintain an excellent attendance record.
- Be punctual for your duties.
- Maintain a perfect behavioral record.
- Be positive and enthusiastic.
Changing How We Teach
Teachers play a prominent role in shaping a child's life. Classroom management goes beyond imparting lessons and inculcating good manners and values in students. Students are encouraged to display good behaviour such as raising hands to ask a question, learning through fun and discipline, explaining limits and rules etc. These are a few ways of efficient classroom management.
Child centric education
Every child is unique. Each child is blessed with different strengths, challenged by different weaknesses, and driven by different passions. Societies truly flourish only when they recognize and appreciate this fact. Mothers remain the most personalized, and therefore, the most successful educational institutions. They go by observation, instincts, interaction, and most of all believe tremendously in their children.
Education must bring out the best that is latent in an individual. The Birla School (Hyderabad)-Open Minds, in this endeavour, goes beyond the minimum regular curricula prescribed by state, national, and international boards.
Udhbhav Nersu - Our very own Roger Federer
The journey of a true sportsman is never an easy one. There are ups and downs. There are moments of extreme hard work and eventually, there are days of glory. A true sportsman stands genuine not just in the sport he excels in, but in academics too.