27th January 2020 12.57pm Through the open space in the door of my office I saw two of my children talking. By gift, their conversation floated towards my ears. By training, I watched out for body signs. It didn’t take long before I saw one of them whom I have taught for so long dropped […]
Ever so often, we hear teachers and even parents yell at our young ones to ‘Shut Up!’ not knowing that this singular act does more harm than good. I have shared that we need to first know what is the reason for the ‘noise’so that we do not shut them up for what they are actually supposed to share. So here, I have captured what works in my classroom..
One of my girls once told me that she loves to Dance ballet and this year, she got a prize for the Best Ballet Dancer in her school. I tasked her to stretch her limbs for ten minutes every morning and I would not have done this if she did not tell me that cool stuff about herself.