Bedtime stories

Bedtime stories

May 19, 2012 Hina Safdar 0

Bedtime stories are a great way to bond with your children and send them off to sleep with a head full of images and adventures. But according […]

anger management for children

Anger management for children

May 15, 2012 Hina Safdar 0

When you think about anger management for children, you probably visualise toddler tantrums, time outs and the naughty step. Unfortunately, anger issues aren’t restricted to the […]

Ways to Raise a Smart Kid

September 14, 2010 Hina Safdar 0

How can you raise a smart kid? Buy the kid books. You don’t, however, have to read them.
That’s the conclusion I drew after reading the results of a new study in the journal Research in Social Stratification and Mobility. The researchers argued that there is a strong correlation between the number of books a family owns and a child’s academic track record.
The researchers went to a lot of effort to document this finding. Over a 20-year period, the study looked at more than 70,000 people in 27 countries.