Screens are everywhere. In 2015, 83% of all 18 to 49 year olds in the US –the age group most likely to have young children –owned a smartphone. It’s kind of clear that screens have become a daily reality, and at lernin, we want to make sure kids use them wisely. But kids are kids, and wisdom comes with age. So it’s us –parents –who need to make sure the time our kids spend in front of the screen is useful. How? Continue reading “Transfer of Learning: What Is It And Why Is It So Important”
First of all, Happy Easter holidays everyone! Isn’t it great to have a couple of days off to eat chocolate, paint eggs and spend some quality time with the family? Well, yes and no.
Those who don’t believe in magic will never find it.
Although we’ve already mentioned our lovely characters here; we feel they deserve a more-in-depth introduction. After all, they are going to guide your kid all along their learning adventure.
So… here it goes! Continue reading “Masters of Lernin: meet our characters!”
It’s widely known that kids and drunk people never lie. However, kids are funny and drunk people… not so much so. Anywho, we all have
suffered experienced the brutal honesty of kids. From a simple “but mum, you are ooooold” to a more sophisticated statement like “boogers are poop from your nose, so I don’t eat them”. So, we’ve surfed the internet, the world wide web, in search some of the funny things kids say, aaaaaand… Continue reading “Hilarious Things Kids Say (and Sometimes Make a lot of Sense)”
Summer’s over, and the weather is still not too bad, but we kind of already miss cosying up at home, watching movies under a blanket, playing board games… So, shall we get ready for the coming months? Continue reading “8 Fun Indoor Activities Your Kids Will Love”
Behaviours as old as time. No matter what, no matter when, no matter where, there are some funny stages all kids go through. Some of them are hilarious, some of them are sometimes embarrassing, some of them can be a bit annoying, but fortunately, they all just come and go. Continue reading “Funny Stages Kids Go Through (Without Exception)”
Somehow 2017 is already over. We know, we know, it feels like it was yesterday last time we counted down the last 10 seconds of 2016, and suddenly, New Year’s Eve has passed again. But, hey, is counting down the last 10 seconds of the year the way people celebrate NYE all around the world? Continue reading “NYE: New Year’s Eve Traditions Around the World”
Thanksgiving is fun, it basically revolves around food, family and friends. Also, it’s a national public holiday, so it means there’s no school or work or anything to do other than eating and having fun!
And just like we did on Hallowe’en, we want to share with you some more interesting facts about this day! Not without our lovely characters wishing you a happy Thanksgiving before! Continue reading “Thanksgiving: Origin and Traditions Across the US”
Sometimes our kids do stuff we just don’t understand. But hey, just a friendly reminder that we were kids too, and we totally did the same gross/weird things back in the days. We might feel very civilised now, but this wasn’t always the case. So we hope you enjoy this
trip back in time list of weird things kids do that you find gross now but you totally did too. Continue reading “22 Weird Things Kids Do that We Did But Don’t Understand Now”