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Scrabble Time

Scrabble is a great mind game for kids to build their vocabulary skills. conducted a Scrabble Workshop last week for 9 to 12 year olds. Our budding word-builders had great fun looking up new words, challenging their peers and playing around with words and letters. We had lots of positive feedback from students who attended our last batch.

Our next batch will start in June. Thank you for your support.

Summer Camps of Trivandrum in 2020

Looking for summer camps Trivandrum parents? We’re here to help your kids have an amazing summer with these selections.

So you’re in luck: We are listing the best summer camps in and around Trivandrum that your kids will love, so start taking notes, Mom and Dad!

Here is a comprehensive list of the most awesome Summer Camps @Trivandrum in 2020.
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Paadashala Summer Camp Location: Vellayambalam, Medical College and Jagathy

The 45 day PAADASHALA SUMMER CAMP package is from March 15th to May 31st. They have included swimming , cricket, football, basketball and volley ball for the sports lovers , yoga, aerobics, brain and personality development programmes, science workshops, creative and cultural activities, fun activities cooking and baking, all tailored to sustain and enhance your child’s interests. Movies, games and adventure camps provide the much needed enjoyment too. Contact at 9995458074 for more details.

Please note that the camp timing is from 8.00 am to 5.00pm and daycare facility is available till 8.00 pm.
They have pick up and drop facilities too.

Dates – March 15 to May 31
Timing for summer camp: 9:30AM to 3:00 PM – Monday to Friday.
Daycare (if needed) – till 6:00 PM
Commutation: School Van
Fees and other details: Contact 9995458074


Wiggles Summer Camp Location: Vazhuthacaud

Let this summer be filled with fun and knowledge through interesting outdoor and indoor activities. Wiggles is coming up with a lively fun filled camp for kids aged 3-13 years. This camp intends to nurture and develop creativity and hidden talents of children.

Dates – March 30 to May 24
Timing for summer camp: 9:30AM to 3:00 PM – Monday to Friday.
Daycare (if needed) – till 6:30 PM
Commutation: School Van
Fees and other details: Contact 9846347767


The Wonder Years Summer Camp Location: Pongummood and Palkulangara

The Wonder Years Preschools with branches at Pongummoodu and Palkulangara is conducting its 11th Fun, Rest and Relaxation Summer Camp activities with 24 different activities planned for children between the ages of 4 to 12.
The camp starts on the 30th of March and extends till the 22nd of May 2020, giving a total of 8 weeks of solid fun and entertainment for children.
The highlights of the camp will be the Annual Day celebrations of the school in which each and every summer camp children will also be a part, Dramatics and Story telling programs, Pool and water slide activities, Library facilities, Stitching practice, Indoor and Outdoor games every day, Bi-Monthly trips, trekking & camping and much much more.

Dates – March 30 to May 22
Timing for summer camp: 9:30AM to 3:00 PM – Monday to Friday.
Daycare (if needed) – till 6:00 PM
Commutation: School Van
Fees and other details: Contact 9020680385

Wonderyear Jan

Schoolmynd Summer Camp Location: Ambalamukku

Schoolmynd , Trivandrum is back with the third edition of the Premier Science summer camp – Eurecka – 2020 , from 13th to 27th April 2020 . From Robotic spiders to Fuming volcanoes and Martian rockets , the camp will be snazzier , sizzlier and more rocking than the previous editions . For students of fourth grade to ninth grade . Seats limited to 15 only , first come first serve basis , registrations open . For more details please contact Dr. Kishore at 9847091451 / 6282103148 . Visit : .
Schoolmynd, Ambalamukku, Trivandrum – 5. For more details please
contact : Dr. Kishore : 9847091451 / 6282103148 . Visit :


Dakshina Art and Crafts Summer Camp Location: As per your convenience

Spend your summer creatively with art and craft summer camp by Dakshina Art and Crafts
*Pot painting
*Glass painting
*Best out of waste (craft works)
*Bottle craft
*Drawing and painting etc

Email: [email protected]


Easy English Summer Camp

Communicate Effectively. Develop Confidence!
Here is a course to improve the LSRW skills – Listening, Speaking, Reading, Writing – in English. With special emphasis on grammar,the goal is to teach English in an easy, relaxing and efficient manner. Creative writing is also included in the program.

Classes will be conducted from Monday to Friday for a duration of 30 days in April and May. Preferable timings are 11 AM to 1 PM or 4 PM to 6 PM. Maximum number of seats available per session is 12. This session is for children from 10 years to 15 years of age. For more details contact 94465 89060,9526589060.

Easy English 2

Vacation Grammar Classes @Sasthamangalam conducted by highly experienced English Teacher

vacation grammar

Level 1:- 3rd Std to 7th std: 10:00 am – 12 pm Three days a week for three weeks. From 25th March 2020 to 9th April 2020.

Level 2:- 8th std to 10th std; 2.30 PM – 5.00 PM Three days a week for three weeks. From 25th March 2020 to 9th April 2020.

Contact 9746518060,9895984174

D J Sports Club
Find your child’s Sport by attending sports summer camp at D J sports club.Each child get to know the basics and rules of all the major sports and our coaches will find your child’s sport from their talent and interest towards the respective sport.
Age Group : 4 – 6
Timing : 9:30 am – 1:00 pm(regular)
6:30 am – 8:30 am (outdoor sports)
Address : DJ sports club, Vayalikada, Vattiyurkavu,Trivandrum.


If your institution is coming up with an interesting summer camp, please email the details to [email protected] For enquiries, please contact 8606405917 or 9847320281.

Drawing in inspiration from the Father of our Nation

Gandhiji’s story has always inspired people, it was no different this time when conducted the Republic Day Reading Circle program on 25th January. Children enjoyed the book ‘I am Gandhi’ and actively participated in the imaginative discussion that followed.

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No child should be ignorant of our struggle for Independence, this was a book that provided food for thought and sparked some interesting questions. How much the children had soaked up ideas from the book was clear during the quiz session – they could answer most of the questions; they definitely made us proud.

Republic day Reading Circle

Here is a golden opportunity for children above 8 years. Yes, on the occasion of republic day, Children’s Library is excited to announce the perfect literary program for our young readers that teaches that the smallest of us can be the most powerful. The program is based on the book ‘I am Gandhi’, which is an amazing graphic biography of Gandhiji with stunning illustrations that really makes Mahatma Gandhi’s story come alive. We will have role plays, games and also a fun quiz based on the book.

Brad Meltzer is the author of the New York Times bestselling ‘Ordinary People Change the World’ series for children. Twenty-five exceptional comic book creators have joined forces to share the heroic story of Gandhi in this inspiring graphic novel biography. This is a chance for children to look at the idea of peaceful protests that have changed the course of history, to connect Gandhiji’s philosophies to those who influenced him and those he influenced – Henry David Thoreau influenced Gandhi who influenced Martin Luther King, Jr. who influenced Barack Obama who influenced Cory Booker, etc.


Date: 25th January (Saturday)
Time: 4 PM
Seats are limited! So register early to join the fun! Contact 0471-4015293 or 9847320281 to register.

Author’s visit at Schoolkutti

It was a pleasant surprise to have author Sumi Chandrasekhar visit Children’s Library recently! Our charming little bookworms love her book ‘Kozhukatta’ about forgetful Ponnu who loves to eat and his adventure with soft, white, round dumplings called Kozhukattas. We were delighted to meet her and looking forward to her visit to the library again!

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Scrabble and Reading Workshop

To get better at any game or skill, the sure way to do that is play and practice as often as you can. Check out some pics of the Scrabble and Reading Workshop that took place at the library. Children enjoyed learning how to spell out some interesting words, what to do when you have a case of irritable vowel syndrome and strategies on how to get off to a flying start. scrabble 29-5

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We also read some wonderful books together.
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Festive Story Time

The Festive Storytime at Children’s Library on Dec 21 was attended by around 20 kids and some parents.

Thanks to Bina Maria Mathews of Bee’s tales for making our Festive Storytime truly magical. Kids had a lovely time listening to heartwarming Christmas stories shared by her.

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Thanks to Saranya for keeping the kids moving and swaying with jolly Christmas songs and games. We appreciate her energy and enthusiasm in keeping the little ones entertained for long during our Festive Storytime yesterday at the library.

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A special thanks to our dear friends Nancy and Arjun who took their time out to come and be part of our celebration and sang beautiful carols for the gathering.

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Festive story arjun

We were privileged to have Anila Philip from Helping Hands Organization as our special guest. We had some enjoyable games for the children as part of the Christmas program and Anila Ma’am came forward to hand over the prizes to the winners. She had a wonderful Christmas message for the kids- that winning doesn’t equal being good and losing doesn’t equal being bad. Thanks to Anila Ma’am for helping children realize that the outcome of a game doesn’t define their capability and that they are all winners in their own ways. Also, we are happy to announce that the proceeds from the program were donated to the Helping Hands Organization (H2O).

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Thanks to all the parents who contributed towards this noble cause. Merry Christmas to everyone from team Schoolkutti.

Scrabble and Reading Workshop

Christmas is the time to play games, read books and have fun. Children above 8 years can boost their language skills through the best loved board game and specially chosen books at our Vellayambalam library. Children’s Library presents ‘Scrabble and Reading Workshop’ – The fun camp which enriches your child’s vocabulary through the popular Scrabble game and reading. The books chosen for the camp are ‘Malala, a Brave Girl from Pakistan/Iqbal, a Brave Boy from Pakistan: Two Stories of Bravery’, ‘The girl who went to the stars’ and of course ‘The Christmas Carol’. The camp will be on December 23, 24, 26 and 27 from 10.15 AM to 12.30 PM. Contact 0471-4015293 or 9847320281 to register.


Festive Story Time

Ho ho ho! Jingle Jingle! Can you hear those sleigh bells ring? Inviting little ones to come and listen to special Christmas stories, sing carols together, share yummy cake and play games at the ‘Festive Storytime’ @ Schoolkutti. Yes, it’s time to celebrate Christmas and the 9th anniversary of Children’s Library, Vellayambalam on Dec 21, Saturday evening at 4:30 PM. There will be lots of Christmas stories, songs, carols, games and cake! There will be a fee of Rs.250/- (members) Rs.300/- (Others) and all proceeds will be donated to Helping Hands Organization (H2O). Don’t miss this festive event, it’s all for a cause. Contact 0471-4015293 or 9847320281 to book your seat. Hurry, limited seats!

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Academic Writing workshops

Vocab games were conducted to enhance quick thinking and sequencing of words. Children were given a chance to portray their acting skills to describe a word which enabled them to think differently.



The technique of mind-mapping was introduced and the children were guided to prioritize their ideas. Vocab games were also played which enabled them to think and act quickly. Games were also included to boost their teamwork.
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Method of weaving a story systematically through successive stages were introduced. As a team a story was created. An abrupt speaking opportunity was provided which enhanced quick thinking

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The last day of workshop was fun oriented. New punctuations were introduced in between the games. Vocab games were actively conducted with whole hearted participation of each and every student