BrillKids Little Musician Available for Open Beta Testing!

For the past few months, we’ve been involved in the closed beta testing program for BrillKids Little Musician. If you’ve been breathlessly awaiting the release of Little Musician (like we have) you’ll be delighted to know that the complete Little Musician program complete with 1 year’s curriculum is available for open beta testing from nowContinue reading “BrillKids Little Musician Available for Open Beta Testing!”

LeapFrog Leapster Learning Game Star Wars Jedi Reading

Help Luke sky walker, Han Solo, princess Leia and Jedi master Yoda rebuild the rebel fleet and protect the galaxy from Vaders sinister plans Blast letters to spell words as you race through space aboard the millennium falcon Battle past storm troopers as Luke Skywalker by identifying upper- and lowercase letters Teaches letter identification, phonicsContinue reading “LeapFrog Leapster Learning Game Star Wars Jedi Reading”

Michael Merzenich on Improving the Brain and Brain Training Programs

If you are as intrigued as I am about Michael Merzenich’s work on re-designing the brain, here are more sources you can check out aside from reading Norman Doidge’s “The Brain That Changes Itself“. Michael Merzenich on Sharpening Perception and Memory, and Increasing Speed of Thought on Google Tech Talks: Michael Merzenich on rewiring theContinue reading “Michael Merzenich on Improving the Brain and Brain Training Programs”

Nick Jr Boost – Get Your Child Ready for Big Kid School

Nick Jr Boost is a fun, educational and fully personalised website for children featuring their favorite Nick Jr. characters. Created with leading curriculum experts and educators, these personalised games and activities adapt and grow alongside each child’s abilities. Offering over 250+ skills covering Math, Early Reading, Science, Creative Play and more, children will have funContinue reading “Nick Jr Boost – Get Your Child Ready for Big Kid School”

Computer Games that Help to Develop Focus

In a previous post, I wrote about activities that you can do with your children to help improve their focus (and self-control) – one of the 7 important life skills that we need to be successful in life as highlighted in Mind in the Making. One of the activities recommended was playing computer games thatContinue reading “Computer Games that Help to Develop Focus”

Educational iPhone Apps for the Kids

After my recent experience with the iPhone Writing App, I went searching for more iPhone Apps for Gavin. I figured he usurps my phone anyway, so why not let him do something functional rather than reading my SMS messages and taking lots of random photos with my camera function… So these are some of theContinue reading “Educational iPhone Apps for the Kids”

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”

Teaching a Toddler to Read

I’ve always felt that I missed the boat with Gavin when it came to teaching him how to read using Glenn Doman flash cards.  By the time I really understood how to teach him to read the Glenn Doman way, Gavin wasn’t into flash cards any more and it seemed pointless to flash cards toContinue reading “Teaching a Toddler to Read”

Learning Mandarin with EuroTalk

EuroTalk Talk Now Chinese Mandarin Talk Now! is the world’s best selling language learning CD-ROM series for beginners, used by more than three million people to date. Designed for newcomers to the language, Talk Now! is the perfect method to access a wealth of comprehensive fundamental vocabulary and accurate pronunciation in one user-friendly plan packed withContinue reading “Learning Mandarin with EuroTalk”