How Observing Trees Can Help Us Draft an Eloquent Piece of Written Communication

  Next time you sit down to write something, think of a tree! Yes, a tree. Be it an important email, a formal message, an article for your blog, the content for a poster, or a proposal for your business … Continued

Time to Revisit Freedom as We Know It

  Today, the nation is celebrating its 71st year of freedom. 71 years since we overthrew a power that usurped our land, our lives, our so called freedom. But, let us allow ourselves to look at freedom in a slightly … Continued

What Einstein Did When He was Young

What did Einstein do when he was young? Before he became the living definition of what we call a Genius? Imagine that Einstein, who must have been a child once, a child with little hands, and a little head lit … Continued

How can You be a Friend and a Mentor at the Same Time- A Pathway to keep the Innocence in the Relationship Intact

All the relationships in our lives have a pinch of friendship in it. The only difference lies is in dissolving. In certain relationships friendship dissolves and becomes evident quickly but in varied relationships, friendship stirs layer by layer. A mentor … Continued

Why is television a good medium of Learning?

At Touching Lives, we immerse our children into watching inspirational movies/videos on a Television screen. Yes, the curse can be turned into a boon by just making the right use of it, through which a child will not simply sit … Continued

Some Instructions To Follow while Instructing

  It is almost imperative to begin by sharing an episode from my class. Here’s how it went: While I was involved in an activity with my students, many asked questions, requested spellings, some demanded answers. I responded in a … Continued

Five things that connect you with the children you teach.

Right at the outset let me state that the ways in which one may connect with children are limited only by imagination. Nevertheless when one is new to a class, certain things may aid in establishing the positive relationship which … Continued

Five Ways To Inculcate Values In Young Children

Young minds are the most influential ones. They’re observant and open to all kinds of perspectives. So keeping this in mind here are Five innovative ways to inculcate values in young children:     1) Show Inspiring Movies and Pictures … Continued

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