God made Gĩkũyũ and his wife Mũmbi and placed them near Mount Kenya at a place called Mũkũrwe wa Gathanga. Gĩkũyũ and Mũmbi had nine daughters - Wanjirũ, Wambũi, Njeri, Wanjikũ, Nyambũra, Wairimũ, Waithĩra, Wangarĩ, and the last one was Wangũi. These are the founders of the nine...
If you are looking for a fun game to play with your children that will also help their counting and addition skills then I recommend you discover (or rediscover) Parcheesi. History, Rules, Strategy
The following Aesop Fables are included here: The dog and his reflection; Two travelers and a bear; The crow and the pitcher; The fox and the grapes; Belling the cat; The Young crab and the mother; The Gnat and The Bull.
Dearest Unborn Grandchild, I am about to meet you in 5 weeks or so, and I am so excited! You will be my first grandchild, and I have no idea if you are a boy or a girl, but that really doesn't matter to me as long as you are born happy and...
The Panchatantra stories, like the story of the monkey and the crocodile, are a set of animal fables written almost 18 centuries ago in India and very widely retold and translated.
Action words for kids can be fun. Do these great activities with the kids to help them learn action words. Also given are examples of action words with pictures and videos of action words for kids.
This article is dedicated to “Girls Rule,” a pair (I think) of twelve year old girls who contacted me through my website. With mother's permission and involvement, they took my on a guided tour of the world of the 21st century twelve-year-old-girl. Join us and learn from these remarkably wise...
Puzzles for young children. Differences in non-connecting puzzles, connecting puzzles, and interlocking puzzles. Strategies for modifying puzzles for child’s skill level.
Among the many animal stories for kids, this Malaysian folklore about Sang Kancil, a cunning and sly mouse deer that outwitted a hungry tiger is both funny and inspirational and makes a good children bedtime story
Here is the story of the fox and the stork with pictures. Small stories for kids like the fox and the stork story are very popular. Here is a beautifully illustrated version of this fable that has a moral too.