A book named “The ABCs of Virtues”, would it be preachy? This was the thought that came to my mind before we read this book. I worried needlessly. Not only was the book not preachy at all, it is probably one of the most unique books I’ve ever come across. Not written in a story form, it introduces 26 key virtues every child (human) should know – one for each alphabet!
We had to skip our son’s nursery due to online schooling. I am listing here some of the activity and learning books which helped him learn the different concepts through homeschooling.
When the lockdown was announced last year, our older one was supposed to start LKg. Being in a nuclear family, with both of us working and a toddler to look after, we could hardly attend his online classes. Also, our son did not show much interest in online classes. So we decided to cover the syllabus at home.
That was the first time in these 20 months that me and Aanya were all alone (or you can say our “me time” with No rulezzzzz)
A beautiful story which not only has a bed time routine, but also depicts friendship, how Harry’s friends help him sleep.
Harry Saves the Ocean by N. G. K. and Sylva Fae, Illustrated by Janelle Dimmett, from the international bestselling series, Harry the Happy Mouse, teaches kids about the various issues of plastic pollution, why it is a big problem and how it impacts our marine life and oceans.