Curious kids or parents at test 😲 -Part 16 (Does your kid have access to adult content?? – Part 2)

In my last blog we read about my son’s teacher expressing her doubts regarding my son having access to adult content. We decided to have a dialogue with our son. Read on to know what happened next. We started with episode of my son shouting “I love you” in the class. Me: Do you knowContinue reading “Curious kids or parents at test 😲 -Part 16 (Does your kid have access to adult content?? – Part 2)”

Curious kids or parents at test 😲-Part 15 ( Does your kid have access to adult content??-Part 1)

Since my son had entered primary school, I had started dreading the calls from his school. Typically I used to get complaints from various teachers that he disturbs the class. One day when I saw a call from his school number I wondered what he had done that day. His class teacher had called andContinue reading “Curious kids or parents at test 😲-Part 15 ( Does your kid have access to adult content??-Part 1)”

Curious kids Or parents at test 😲 -Part 14 (Social acceptance norms & Measurements on Daru ki bottle)

Now my son had entered preliminary school. He was known to be very talkative and naughty kid. One day I received a call from his school. His teacher told me that he disturbed the class. He intentially gives attention seeking answers. I aksed her what was the matter. She narrated the following incident. She was Continue reading “Curious kids Or parents at test 😲 -Part 14 (Social acceptance norms & Measurements on Daru ki bottle)”

Curious Kids or Parents at test😲- Part 13 (Let the child know why he is being admonished)

One day my kid came home in an irritated mood. He was very very angry with his Hindi teacher. I asked him patiently what was the matter. He told me that the Hindi teacher had scolded him for no reason in front of whole class. He started narrating. Son: Today the teacher was teaching usContinue reading “Curious Kids or Parents at test😲- Part 13 (Let the child know why he is being admonished)”

Curious kids Or parents at test 😲 -Part 12 (Brassiere, Mamma’s banyaan!!)

By now my kiddo had started reading books. He was growing and he was very observant. That’s why he used to get so many questions. Encyclepedia used to give many answers. But Mamma was the ultimate solution when it came to little odd questions.  One night I found my kiddo in little thoughtful mood. HeContinue reading “Curious kids Or parents at test 😲 -Part 12 (Brassiere, Mamma’s banyaan!!)”

Curious kids or parents at test 😲 -Part 11 (When curious kid tells a story..)

In my last blog we read about how my kiddo started handling encyclepedia since the age of 2. Encyclopedia was his most favorite book. Just imagine a kind of story he would narrate. Once we were going out with our kiddo in our car. One of our acquaintances joined us. My kiddo was very talkative.Continue reading “Curious kids or parents at test 😲 -Part 11 (When curious kid tells a story..)”

Curious kids or parents at test 😲 -Part 10 (Survival of reading habit in digital age)

In last blog we saw how reading habit was developed. But nothing is constant in this world. The reading journey which had begun so well faced rough waters. Now internet videos, mobile games were giving tough competition. There came a time when my kiddo had almost stopped reading and was not interested in doing anythingContinue reading “Curious kids or parents at test 😲 -Part 10 (Survival of reading habit in digital age)”

Curious kids or parents at test 😲-Part 8 (Inculcating reading habit in kids)

Many times we hear parents complaining to each other that their kids do not read books. They have got so many books but their kids are not ready to look at them. Here I have one question for parents – do you read books?? Do you read with your kid?? Today I will share withContinue reading “Curious kids or parents at test 😲-Part 8 (Inculcating reading habit in kids)”

Curious kids or parents at test😲- Part 7 (Sun doesn’t rise, but earth rotates!)

I many times hear people say that this is not the right age to tell kids about this.. he is too small… I wonder is there really anything called as right age? Kids have amazing grasping powers and for that matter much better than adults. Kids are very receptive. They do understand. Why not tryContinue reading “Curious kids or parents at test😲- Part 7 (Sun doesn’t rise, but earth rotates!)”

Curious kids or parents at test😲-Part 6 (Rendezvous with the Thalaiva)

In last blog we read about how my kiddo witnessed baby delivery scene in the “Robot” movie accidentally and how the little one asked questions on delivery. My little question bank was of course not done with what he had witnessed on the TV. Pat came the next question. Kiddo: Mamma, do women die whileContinue reading “Curious kids or parents at test😲-Part 6 (Rendezvous with the Thalaiva)”