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Parenting for the 21st Century: A Dive into Social-Emotional Learning

Feb 10, 2024
21st Century Skills , Kids Learning , Parenthood , SKIDOS

Are you noticing your child struggling to make friends or handle their emotions? Do tantrums or social anxieties seem all too common in your household? In that case, dear parent, you’re not alone.

In a world where digital distractions are everywhere, teaching essential social and emotional skills has become more crucial—and more difficult—than ever. Finding the right balance for our children’s development can be a challenge. But what if you could turn their screen time into a journey of emotional growth?

Enter SKIDOS Rekindle Minds – a breakthrough in teaching young minds empathy, resilience, and emotional understanding. Rekindle Minds isn’t just a game; it’s a tool to prepare your child for the real world. Designed as a guided interactive game, this latest learning module ensures that screen time can be enriching for young minds.

Ready to explore how? Let’s dive into a solution that’s engaging, educational, and exactly what modern parenting needs.

But first, let’s understand why prioritizing your child’s social-emotional learning (SEL) can be the best decision you take as a parent.

The Optimal Age for SEL Learning

While SEL is beautifully versatile across age groups, an early exposure proves particularly advantageous. Introducing social-emotional skills during the formative years lays a solid foundation for emotional well-being and positive social interactions.

Embarking on the journey of Social Emotional Learning (SEL) is a lifelong expedition that significantly shapes a child’s development. These skills play a pivotal role by providing a host of benefits that extend far beyond the classroom. At its core, SEL equips children with the tools to navigate and comprehend their emotions, nurturing resilience and effective coping mechanisms as they encounter the various challenges of life.

As children engage with SEL, they not only gain a deeper understanding of their emotions but also enhance their interpersonal skills. The ripple effect of SEL extends to the realm of positive relationships, where children learn the art of empathy, cooperation, and effective communication. This multifaceted approach to learning fosters an environment where children not only thrive academically but also develop into emotionally intelligent individuals capable of navigating the complexities of social interactions with confidence and grace.

Understanding Rekindle Minds

Rekindle Minds

SKIDOS Rekindle Minds is a breakthrough learning game that helps kids learn and manage their emotions through interactive stories in PDF format. The module features mascots and characters engaging in interactivities, providing children with a tangible understanding of how emotions work and the importance of nurturing their emotional well-being.

What is included in Rekindle Minds?

The heart of Rekindle Minds lies in its five islands, designed with the recognised CASEL framework in mind. Each island focuses on a crucial aspect of social and emotional learning:

1) Self-awareness: Helping children understand and recognize their own emotions.
2) Self-Management: Teaching skills to regulate and manage emotions effectively.
3) Social Awareness: Developing empathy for others and understanding their social environment
4) Relationship Skills: Fostering positive interactions and communication with peers.
5) Responsible Decision-Making: Encouraging thoughtful and responsible choices.

Exploring the Interactivities

Rekindle Minds introduces an interactive collection of 25 interactive activities designed to engage and educate young learners in the realm of Social Emotional Learning (SEL).

These activities encompass a variety of formats, including image-based questions with text answers, two-option image questions, and text questions with images for multiple correct answers. The inclusion of activities like sorting, sequencing, matching, image memory, and puzzles adds a dynamic and diverse dimension to the learning experience. These interactive templates have a dual purpose: to captivate the attention of young minds and to develop essential SEL concepts.

By combining engaging visuals with thoughtful challenges, Rekindle Minds aims to create an immersive learning environment where children can actively participate in activities that enhance their emotional intelligence, self-awareness, and relationship-building skills.

This innovative approach aligns with SKIDOS’ commitment to providing a holistic educational experience that goes beyond traditional academics, fostering the well-rounded development of young learners.

Social Emotional Learning at SKIDOS

SKIDOS envisions a learning environment where children not only excel academically but also develop into emotionally intelligent individuals capable of navigating the complexities of personal relationships and societal interactions. By prioritizing Social Emotional Learning, SKIDOS aims to contribute to the holistic growth of young learners, empowering them with tools that extend beyond the confines of textbooks and classrooms. By placing Rekindle Minds at the forefront of their educational offerings, SKIDOS underscores the importance of fostering these essential skills from an early age.


SKIDOS’s interactive learning games for kids are designed for 2 – 11-year-olds & are aligned with their academic objectives. With our educational games, guide your children to become confident learners in math, coding, & reading. Introduce them to 21st-century skills that will help them prepare for a brighter future. With easy-to-access weekly reports, you can keep an eye on their progress, too. 

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  • 48+ Learning games 
  • 1000+ fun activities for your kids
  • 6 players in 1 account
  • Cancel anytime
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