Moonshot: Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon Landing

On July 20th 2019, the world will be celebrating the 50th anniversary of the historic Apollo 11 Moon mission. This was the moon landing that inspired an entire generation of innovators and explorers. It remains one of the highest achievements of mankind’s efforts and ingenuity. The technological advances needed for the Apollo program accelerated innovationsContinue reading “Moonshot: Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon Landing”

Singapore Holidays

We’re big subscribers of experiential learning, and holiday trips can offer some terrific experiential learning opportunities for children of all ages. This is a trip report of our recent visit to Singapore when I took the boys: to attend their first ever Pokemongo Safari Zone event visit the newly opened Pokemon Center in another newlyContinue reading “Singapore Holidays”

Petrosains Science Festival: Little Plans for the Big Planet

When I was a child, I remember going on a school excursion where we learned about our dwindling fossil fuel energy resources and the need to move towards renewable energy sources. This was back in the 1980s when the concept of solar-powered homes were still a new concept so when they took us through aContinue reading “Petrosains Science Festival: Little Plans for the Big Planet”

Brainchild Book Launch

On Friday 3 June 2016, I launched my book Brainchild at Garden International School. On Becoming a Writer My writing journey began some 30 years ago on an ancient computer known as the Apple IIe but it wasn’t until 2005, when I was first introduced to blogging, that I started publishing my work online. In 2007, my writingContinue reading “Brainchild Book Launch”

Jungle Gym @ Bangsar Shopping Centre – Review and Halloween Costume Party!

Movement is good for brain development and physical activity can enhance academic performance. When children engage in free play, they learn a whole lot of things we don’t even realise they are learning. What better way to entertain the children this holidays than with an opportunity to move and to play at a jungle gym? As muchContinue reading “Jungle Gym @ Bangsar Shopping Centre – Review and Halloween Costume Party!”

The Doodle 4 Google Competition is Coming to Malaysia!

What is Doodle 4 Google? Google uses the homepage logo designs, or doodles, to celebrate different people, events or special dates. These doodles are usually created by their doodlers, who are also Google web designers. For the first time, Google is bringing Doodle 4 Google to Malaysia. 2014 Doodle 4 Google Malaysia Theme The theme is : ‘MalaysiaContinue reading “The Doodle 4 Google Competition is Coming to Malaysia!”

A Morning at the “Ocean”

We managed to catch the Beautiful Ocean Event at Midvalley Megamall before it ended. If you missed it, check out the photos. The set-up was really lovely. We signed the pledge to stop eating shark’s fin – at least I did – and G1 learned a bit more about what happens to the sharks whenContinue reading “A Morning at the “Ocean””

How To Multiply Your Baby's Intelligence Course: 5-7 November 2010

There will be a Glenn Doman “How To Multiply Your Baby’s Intelligence Course” in November, 2010.  A team from the US will be coming to Malaysia to present the course. What you will learn How to teach your baby: Reading Math Intellectual development Music Physical excellence Foreign languages Program Details Day 1 The objectives ofContinue reading “How To Multiply Your Baby's Intelligence Course: 5-7 November 2010”