Gamification

Improving your child’s math over summer vacation

Summer vacations don't mean that you let your children hit the pause button on skills they've picked up in pre-school and school. Instead of allowing your children to lose more than two months of maths learning skills over summer vacation, parents can play an essential role in filling in the…
skidos
July 15, 2019
Gamification

Ad-free SKIDOS games a reality even before Apple’s big move

Taking a big step towards updating its privacy protection in the kid’s category in App Store, Apple announced that it would limit data sharing in apps that are marketed to children. Earlier, the guidelines only restricted behavioral advertising tracking, but it now bans advertisements and analytics. Starting Sept. 3, 2019,…
skidos
July 1, 2019
Gamification

Cool math games to avoid summer brain drain

The last day of school before summer vacation means a lot of things to different people. For children, it means sleeping in and no more homework, but for parents, it isn't all that fun. And since all parents have gone through childhood loving every minute of their summer break, they…
skidos
June 25, 2019
Education

Improve your child’s reading skills: Five easy tips

Learning letters can be fun for children. But the real challenge comes when they start joining alphabets and sounding words. It can get a little confusing for your child to understand why ‘cut’ and ‘put’ don’t sound the same or why ‘know’ and ‘no’ sound exactly the same. But from…
skidos
May 6, 2019
Education

Help your child overcome the math test syndrome

Is your child scared of maths tests? Don’t worry. Your child is not alone. Children are often most nervous before math tests. They are not just scared of numbers but are also scared of being judged. As a parent, you play a very important role in making your child confident.…
skidos
April 2, 2019
Education

Making math basics easy, one sum at a time

When starting to learn addition and subtraction, children may hit a roadblock. Learning numbers can seem easy but to combine or divide them can seem difficult. But you can help make maths easy for your children. From using every day activities to introducing them to learning games, here are five…
skidos
March 20, 2019