Category: Schooling

Unbelievable Facts about Sound

sound facts for children

Unbelievable and amazing facts about sound, especially for school children. Sounds are like invisible waves in the air. Vibrating object generates sound waves. Loudness of sound is measured in decibels (dB). Whether a sound is high or low is called its pitch, or frequency (measured in Hertz, Hz) Certain animals, including dogs can hear sound […]

Unbelievable Facts about Light

light facts

Unbelievable and amazing facts about light, especially for school children. Light is the fastest thing in the universe, it travels through space at 300,000 km/sec. Light takes 1.255 seconds to get from the Earth to the Moon. Light takes 8 minutes to travel from the sun to Earth If a beam of light could travel […]

Popular STEM Learning Resources for Kids

stem toys

STEM education (Science Technology Engineering and Math) is the buzz right now in education. It involves fun science experiments and activities to encourage curiosity in the world of STEM. Kids, being curious, love finding out how things work, love doing hands-on projects. Teachers/educators, on the other hand, love to see kids/students excited about these activities […]

Animals for Kids: Useful Resources

Children just love animals, and most families already have pets at homes. So anything that relates to animals is surely going to capture their imagination. Whether it’s a kitten in a picture book, ants in the yard, a nature show about elephants, a horse on the farm, or a rhinoceros in the zoo, kids are […]

Latin square interactive game

Sets of Latin squares that are orthogonal to each other have found an application as error correcting codes in situations where communication is disturbed by more types of noise than simple white noise, such as when attempting to transmit broadband Internet over power lines. Watch: Latin Square Interactive Game Firstly, the message is sent by […]

TetraVex puzzle / game

TetraVex is a puzzle computer game, available for Windows and Linux systems. TetraVex is an edge-matching puzzle. The player is presented with a grid (by default, 3×3) and nine square tiles, each with a number on each edge. The objective of the game is to place the tiles in the grid in the proper position […]

Polyform puzzle game

In recreational mathematics, a polyform is a plane figure constructed by joining together identical basic polygons. The basic polygon is often (but not necessarily) a convex plane-filling polygon, such as a square or a triangle. More specific names have been given to polyforms resulting from specific basic polygons, as detailed in the table below. For […]

Dots and Boxes (Game)

Dots and Boxes (also known as Boxes, Squares, Paddocks, Square-it, Dots and Dashes, Dots, Smart Dots, Dot Boxing, or, simply, the Dot Game) is a pencil and paper game for two players (or sometimes, more than two) first published in 1889 by Édouard Lucas. Game of dots and boxes on the 2×2 board. Starting with […]

Hexapawn (math / board game)

Hexapawn is a deterministic two-player game invented by Martin Gardner. It is played on a rectangular board of variable size, for example on a 3×3 board or on a chessboard. On a board of size n×m, each player begins with m pawns, one for each square in the row closest to them. The goal of […]

Sprouts (Math Game)

Sprouts is a pencil-and-paper game with interesting mathematical properties. It was invented by mathematicians John Horton Conway and Michael S. Paterson at Cambridge University in 1967. A 2-spot game of Sprouts The game is played by two players, starting with a few spots drawn on a sheet of paper. Players take turns, where each turn […]

Handwriting improvement / calligraphy classes in Mumbai

improve handwriting for kids

Handwriting improvement classes in Mumbai: Summer is the time when most kids go for some classes or workshops to utilize their time better. Handwriting improvement is one such popular classes for kids in Mumbai. Handwriting Improvement/Calligraphy courses & classes in Mumbai Handwriting & Calligraphy Courses – Penkraft Address: 503, 400601, Durga Niwas Soc., M Karve […] © 2018