What Makes Storytelling So Effective For Learning Math?

“It was a bright sunny day when Zoro and Zibi were picking beans for dinner. Zoro started picking one bean after the other and passed them to Zibi. One, two, three, four… Zibi counted the beans. Zoro asked her,” How many do we have?”, She said, “Eleven”, Zoro decided to pick 2 more. Now he… Read more »

Math Game Testing Session#5-Working Title(Magnetic Puzzle)

Math Game Testing Session#5-Working Title(Magnetic Puzzle)   Location: Bhandup, Mumbai Date: 12th Marchâ€™19 Time: 6.15 pm to 7.35 pm   Objective: 1. To test how creative kids get when it comes to making elements from just circles. 2. To test how well a kid can imagine and make elements without using any reference. 3. To… Read more »

Math Game Testing Session#5- Working Title (Alien Attack)

Math Game Testing Session#5- Working Title (Alien Attack)   Location: Bhandup, Mumbai Date: 12th Marchâ€™19 Time: 6.15 pm to 7.35 pm   Objective: 1. To test if the kids can play the gameplay we had decided. 2. To test our newly designed board as received by the designer on 11th Marchâ€™19   Game Components: Battlefield… Read more »

Tillywig Brain Child Award Winner 2019 | LOGIC ROOTS’ GAMES

This year, Tillywig Toy & Media Awards awarded its prestigious Brain Toy Award to two Logic Roots’ games. The Brain Child award is for exciting products that nurture your child’s intellectual or emotional development. Multiplication game Monster Sock Factory and Division game Pet Me were the proud winners of the Brain Toy award. Introduction to… Read more »

Introducing Number to Kindergarten: A Guide to Parents & Number Activities

Math in Kindergarten In kindergarten math, children learn the names of numbers and how to count them in order. They begin to become familiar with numbers 11-19 to gain a foundation for place value. They begin to identify shapes, compare measurable attributes, they start to learn the concepts of addition and subtraction, respectively, as “putting… Read more »

14 Best Educational Alexa Skills

One of the newest trends that are getting a lot of attention lately involvesÂ controlling devices with our voices. Amazon is providing a host of skills to their personal intelligent assistant Alexa. Alexa runs on Amazonâ€™s Echo, Dot, and other devices. I know a few people who have bought echo or received it as a gift…. Read more »

How can parents help their kids to overcome the fear of math?

Introduction Fear of math. Does it sound familiar! If you have experienced math anxiety, you are not alone. A Times of India article published, citing the report, stated: ‘56 percent of students in Class VIII couldn’t divide a 3-digit number with a single-digit one; 72 percent students in Class V couldn’t do division at all… Read more »

Best Board games for 10 Year Old Girls and Boys

There are a lot of times when you are looking for something to bond over, to make something creative. You may also ask me to have this activity be cell phone free and with zero screen time. If you had come to me with this criterion a year ago, I would have struggled a bit…. Read more »

Two Logic Roots’ games win the Family Choice Awards 2019

Two of our highly appreciated and loved games were awarded the prestigious Family Choice Award. Division game, PET ME and Addition game, OCEAN RAIDERS won the FAMILY CHOICE AWARD. Family Choice Awards recognizes the best products, services, and resources for all the members of a family. Their award focuses on the best “all-rounded” products that… Read more »

Best toys for 5 year old boys and girls

It is the fun age when they leave behind the young toddler years and step into the “big kid” world of kindergarten. At this age, they are typically eager to learn and explore. They try their interest in a wide range of things. They may want to go out and play with their buddies at… Read more »

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What is Alexa? The Alexa app store is quickly growing with over 25,000 goofy, useful, and intriguing skills that can be voice activated through the Amazon Echo and other devices. Alexa is a voice based virtual assistant developed by Amazon. Alexa can pretty much do everything. What can Alexa do? Here is a list of… Read more »

• Free Printable Christmas Math Card and Dice Games

Christmas season is upon us, which means shopping for kids, preparing delicious treats for them and arranging games to keep them occupied. My fondest memories of Christmas are obviously exchanging presents with friends and family. The second favorite thing is to play Christmas games with my nieces and nephews. Our play time ranged from physical… Read more »

• â€œGirls are bad at mathâ€- Myth Busted

Sexism. If you are a girl, you have most certainly been through it. In fact, you go through it every day. At home, in school, on the road and even on the internet. Casual sexism is everywhere to be found. Let us take a few examples- girls are bad drivers, girls need to have children… Read more »

• 8 Surprising Health Benefits Of Board Games

That pile of board games collecting dust beside your bed? It could be the key to your great health. Board games are in existence since the dawn of civilization- they’re entertaining and provide healthy competition. Good health usually brews with rigorous exercise and diet and we often tend to forget the aspect of mental fitness… Read more »

• Shocking!! Parents ‘spend just 34 minutes a day with their children’

A recent study suggested that parents only spend 34 MINUTES a day with their children. The numbers have dropped considerably since 1965 when parents almost spent 53 minutes with their children each day. The cause of this has been found related to the amount of stress adults go through at work and also the fast-paced… Read more »

• Top 10 Gift Ideas for 10 year to 13 year old boys and girls

I am no expert in everything but what I am superb in, is selecting gifts for kids. Surrounded by kids ranging in the age of 10 year old to 13 year old, I had to struggle with gift ideas initially. But with lots of patience, experience and thinking, I was able to successfully own the… Read more »