HindustanTimes Fri,19 Dec 2014

Kids Zone

Here's how to choose the best preschool for your kid

Preschool - sounds like a big scary word, especially when you havejust about mastered the challenges of infancy and got used to the quirks of toddlers!

Temperature 250K times hotter than sun’s centre created in lab

The Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider (RHIC) at Brookhaven National Laboratory has set a Guinness World Record for the “Highest Manmade Temperature.”

Top tips for photographing your children

How many times have you gone back to view your fantastic pictures of a holiday 3 years ago? After the initial enthusiasm, chances are these pictures will lie forgotten occupying a miniscule corner of digital memory. Why condemn your precious photographs todigital obscurity when you can create physical treasures out of them. 

Stimulation during sleep can enhance skill learning

If you want to nail that tune that you’ve practiced and practiced, then you should take a nap with the same melody playing during your sleep, suggests a new provocative Northwestern University research.

Mental Mathematics - a popular method of Enhanced Learning

The first question that comes to mind when we hear the term 'Enhanced Learning' is how can we possibly enhance the process of learning? To define the term, Enhanced Learning covers...

Safety considerations for children with cell phones

The question that most parents face today is not "Whether I should give my child a cell phone?" but rather "When should I give my child a cell phone"!

Family Outings - make them memorable

Summer vacations, festival holidays or sunny winter weekends - some days are not made to spend at home or in the mall. Fortunately there are always numerous outdoor options that can make a memorable fun day out with the whole family.

Why is choosing a pediatrician so important?

With our long standing traditions of "family doctors" it is no wonder that new parents don't really think about the pediatrician for their child, and simply go with the first one to be recommended by a family member.

How to make your kid comfortable while swimming

Who can resist the sight of a beautiful, blue pool when you're looking for respite from the blazing sun and relentless heat? Get organised and enjoy a great swimming season with your children.

No toying around

Hospitalised kids to get entertainment as van with toys and books begins making rounds from June.

Explore your creative side

From excavating artefacts to spotting butterflies, parents can choose from a host of creative workshops to keep their children gainfully occupied this summer vacation. Renuka Rao and Pankti Mehta reports.

Junior Football League for city kids

Mumbai now has a Junior Football Club (JFC) on the lines of the Little Leagues in South Africa and the US.

Chakra-The Invincible, first Indian superhero

Stan Lee, co-creator of some of the world’s leading superhero characters like Spider-Man, X-Men, Fantastic Four, Iron Man, Daredevil, Hulk and Thor, will be launching an original superhero for the Indian market.

AIESEC scouts for young talent

Organisation offers scholarships in vocational training to talented students in BMC schools.

Kids get their own amusement space

If the same old amusement parks don’t excite your kids anymore, here’s a chance to treat them to a completely new experience. Happy Planet, a new kids’ entertainment space located at Kanjurmarg (E), near IIT Powai, gives children a chance to ride, row and even play golf.
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