Category Archives: Personal

A fun morning with nonsense rhymes!

When I read the posting by Malaysian writer, YK Lim, about his intention to have a small gathering to read his poems from his fresh-out-the-oven book, titled 61 Mostly Nonsense Rhymes For Malaysian Students, my curiosity was piqued, partly because … Continue reading

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Learning history with Legos!

History can be a very dry subject for most people. But when it is told via stories, it gets more interesting. And when the stories are told via Legos, it’s AMAZING!!! Whoever came up with this idea is a genius! … Continue reading

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How do you get schooling out of your system? You unschool!

Unschooled kids learn what they want – no curriculum, no homework, no tests STACEY STEIN PUBLISHED 2 DAYS AGO UPDATED 1 DAY AGO As kids across the country gear up for another school year in pursuit of an A average, … Continue reading

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Junior Peace Ambassador Workshop

Junior Peace Ambassador Workshop Introduction to Peace and Diversity Training Date: 25 to 26 August 2018 (Saturday to Sunday) Registration Saturday 8:30 to 9:00 AM Finishing Time Sunday: 6:00 PM Saturday Night: Cooking Together & Watching Video Training Venue: The … Continue reading

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Music Marathon for “Healing Through Music”

Music Marathon was conceived as a private initiative by Md Chong Wai Leng, a music teacher, to help with another fund-raiser by the Hotels Association – Healing Through Music – to raise funds for 3 charities: 1. Paediatric Intensive Care … Continue reading

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Selamat Hari Raya aidilfitri!

We would like to wish all our Muslim friends a very blessed Raya celebration and happy holidays to everyone!!! Here’s Suasana Hari Raya for you from Amrita Soon :))

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How to “discipline” our kids

On the topic of discipline, I have much to say. It is a terribly misunderstood word. People often think that to instil discipline is to enforce schedule and structure into our children’s lives. That it ought to be enforced externally … Continue reading

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