Category: Ekya Recommends

Communication with your Children

Communicating positively with children is an aspect of parenting with which many parents struggle. A lot of parents share that their children do not listen to them, or do not follow through on rules and requests when they do listen....

/ November 12, 2019

Managing Your Child’s Behaviour At Home

Do you hear from your child’s teacher that your child is an absolute angel at school but when they come, they behave completely differently? Children work very hard to keep their emotions and their behaviour in check when they are...

/ November 11, 2019

Managing Your Child’s Personal Safety

Every parent is concerned about the safety of their child. It is difficult to read the news and think about all the ways that our children can be at risk while engaging in their routine activities.  However, as parents, we...

/ November 8, 2019

Draft National Education Policy (2019)

Draft National Education Policy (2019): Teaching, learning and evaluation aspects The team at Ekya, examined the Draft National Education Policy to understand the government’s vision of education and the possible implications of its implementation. Education policies directly affect schools, parents...

/ July 30, 2019

International Yoga Day at Ekya School, ITPL

International Yoga Day was celebrated at Ekya school ITPL to promote and help students understand its significance. Yoga is a mind & body workout with strengthening and stretching poses along with deep breathing techniques to relax the mind and body....

/ June 24, 2019

Tips for a productive summer vacation

Summer vacation is the happiest time for a student. Four to six weeks of holidays from school after a busy academic year is no doubt the best time to unwind. There are a whole of things for a student to...

/ March 30, 2019

Recommended English Reading List at Ekya [Grade-wise]

As part of the English curriculum at Ekya, we have curated a list of books(grade-wise), recommended for our students to read. Here is our English Reading list: Recommended Reading List for Grade 1 – Ammachi’s Glasses by Priya Kuriyan –...

/ June 8, 2018

Diet Tips for the Exam Season – Ekya Recommends

It is that time of the year! Timetable? Stuck by the study table. Notes? Compiled and sorted. Stationery? Freshly stocked! Diet Plan? Huh? As students from across the country take on their final exams, we look at how their diets...

/ March 8, 2018

11 Reading Tips for First Graders – Ekya Recommends

Our series so far has explored reading tips for Infants, Toddlers, and Kindergarteners. In this blog piece, we visit the age group that’s one step higher where reading plays a vital role in every aspect of learning – First Graders....

/ March 6, 2018

Importance of Reading to Your Child – Ekya Recommends

Why is reading important for infants and young children? Reading aloud and sharing stories with your child is a great way to spend time together. Reading and storytelling also help promote language, literacy and brain development. Research also proves that...

/ March 1, 2018