Category Archives: Kids Corner

Cucumber-Paneer cups/bites

Did you know cucumbers are fruits but we eat them as vegetables 🙂  I love cucumbers and I enjoy eating cucumbers in my Salads and Raitas. Cucumbers are rich in vitamins and good source of antioxidants. They  are great energy boosters … Continue reading

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Cracker Free Diwali – Students Thoughts – Please read

Every year before the festival of lights “Diwali” we discuss about Diwali celebration, different celebration styles , mouthwatering delicacies & most importantly about the use of crackers,  in my classes. While discussing this I always encourage all my students to celebrate Cracker … Continue reading

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Nature Deficit Disorder in children

On 26th January I attended a community Republic day celebration, it was an outdoor celebration and the program was very well organized. Many kids and adults enthusiastically participated in the celebration.  Later I had a pleasure of hearing the Chief … Continue reading

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Honesty is the best policy by Anagha Jagannath

There  was  a  girl  called, Nikita. Her  friend’s name was  Akhil. He always cheated or lied. Still Nikita was    his  friend. On  the  Independence  Day  celebration , he cheated Nikita. She  had  bought  a  beautiful  ribbon  to  tie  her  hair. … Continue reading

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Say No to firecrackers…

We all know Diwali & firecrackers are synonyms. Diwali hardly seem complete without the glorious sizzle and boom of firecrackers. But could those colorful, beautiful displays have harmful effect on us and the environment ? YES, of course, fireworks are harmful … Continue reading

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Reduce-Reuse-Recycle

Garbage management problem in Bangalore was making headlines a week ago. Number of things have been said and written on the same but as we all know there is no quick fix in sight to this garbage problem. Although, Government  … Continue reading

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Birth of Lord Shiva

There is a very interesting story behind the birth of Lord Shiva. One day Brahma and Vishnu both were arguing about which of them was more powerful. That time one great blazing pillar appeared whose roots and branches extended beyond … Continue reading

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