Here's why learning through stories is so powerful... stories by their very nature fulfil all three criteria - as an introduction to new ideas, people and places, they pique curiosity; a story well told brings forth immense joy and stirs deep emotions. Weekly story sessions at Little Readers’ Nook combine emotive stories with visual imagery, mindful reading, child-led discovery, reflection and joyful play. The magic of our sessions? These fun activities, with zero formal teaching, effortlessly develop your child's:
Children learn to read in school, we take them a crucial step further - focusing on 'reading to learn' rather than 'learning to read'.
Do kids comprehend what they read? Are they curious? Eager to learn from books? Do they LOVE to read? Can they think beyond the book to form their own creative ideas? Can they communicate their ideas effectively and collaborate with other children to build on these ideas?
Kids build these life skills at Little Readers' Nook, skills that will help them navigate real life problems.
Experts believe the best learning outcomes occur when learning is: a) driven by curiosity, b) joyful, c) creates an emotional connect.
Model Town 1 - Ankita, 9643541763
Civil Lines - Neha, 8383043764
Karol Bagh - Geetika, 9811619811
Pitampura - Ruchika, 9971522468
Rohini - Ekjot Kaur, 9899986644
Gurgaon - Seema, 9910336532
Noida - Ruchika, 8800997952
Ballygunge - Swati, 9836324466
Kormangala - Shrutika, 9059005555
Hebbal - Harika, 9560509513
Whitefield - Sonam, 9831423370
Marathahalli - Sweta, 9742621210, Neelam, 9986952181
Vajarahalli - Rittuu, 9611122328
Hitech City - Krishna, 9490318272
Amberpet - Meghana, 9866672830
Nallagandla - Sruthi, 9959408080
Miyapur - Amruta, 7702040074
Giridhari Park - Anuradha, 9885127845
Mysore - Nandita, 9916962655
Vellore - Krishna, 9167941385
Nasik - Saylee, 9049810030
Nagpur - Rashmi, 9823213532
Panjim - Deepali, 7387096407
Vapi - Avni, 9099922523
Indore - Gunjan, 9893826411
Bhopal - Stories and Beyond, 9826067973
Jabalpur - Ishdeep, 9669575000
Ranchi - Illuminatrix, 7028021162
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We Raise Readers at over 60 Locations across India and overseas!
Ability to Empathise
Leadership & Collaboration
Sense of Community
Devaki bhujang gajare, a former software analyst, founded little readers' nook in mumbai in september 2012. here's the story of her journey:
"After several years in New York, 2010 saw our little family head home to Mumbai, a cherubic toddler and a bagful of picture books in tow. Keen to pass on the joy of reading, I began sharing these books with the toddler and his friends, reinforcing language and creative thinking through joyful play woven around the stories. The children and their parents loved these magical story hours and clamoured for more!
My idea also resonated with a unique audience - young mothers like myself on a sabbatical from corporate careers, passionate about books, education and kids and looking to do something meaningful with their free time - from their own home, on their own terms. A network of 'story educators' thus took root as these like-minded women joined us to take our program to their community, and Little Readers' Nook grew."
We are looking for smart articulate women from cities across India and overseas with:
a passion for teaching,
an aptitude for working with young children,
and the self initiative required to be an entrepreneur,
to join our team as a franchisee and take the Little Readers' Nook program to their neighbourhood.
We provide our story educators training, a nurturing team environment, the power of our brand, marketing support and a carefully crafted curriculum that includes books, puppets, props, lesson plans and handouts. Our training program happens online, no travel is required. Each member of our team is allocated an exclusive area of operation. A child-friendly spacious room, either in your home or in a neighbourhood school or activity centre is required to conduct the sessions.
We promise you:
the joy of working with kids,
an opportunity to meaningfully contribute to their lives,
the sense of purpose and accomplishment that comes with entrepreneurship.
Email your location, a note on your educational and professional background and why being a part of Little Readers' Nook interests you to firstname.lastname@example.org. We will respond with further details if the profile and location are a good fit.
Love for Reading
'Read to Learn' Spirit
Story Recreation Play
Child-led imaginative play with story setting, puppets and props
promotes story recall, communication and leadership.
Multi-Sensory Vocabulary Discovery
doodling, enactment and sensory exploration of new words
ensures they stay rooted in the child's mind.
Story Reflection, Twist in the Tale
story analysis and group brainstorming to imagine new twists
develops creativity, empathy and teamwork.
Dramatic narration with strong visual imagery and sensory details
works on your child’s imagination and listening skills.
Shared Book Reading
Choicest Children's Literature from around the world
introduces rich language, evocative pictures, multicultural themes.
An idea born of a mother's desire to meaningfully engage her child is today a diverse team comprising over 50 talented women across 20 cities in India and overseas, taking thousands of children on the journey of a lifetime, delving deep into the magical world of books to shape:
Avid learners, Bold communicators, Creative thinkers, Devoted book-lovers, Empathetic global citizens, Flexible team-players!
Dubai, UAE - Devangi, 566894124
Zurich, Switzerland - Nayana, 41787676175
Hong Kong - Mala, 60122075734
Jakarta, Indonesia - Aarthi, 81284906058
Marine Drive, Colaba - Duja, 9930311151
Malabar Hill - Amrita, 9821670704
Tardeo - Nitisha, 9833185101
Lower Parel, Prabhadevi - Dipali, 9769324262
Shivaji Park, Mahim - Meher, 9833646412
Parel - Manasi, 9820693860
Matunga, Sion, Wadala - Khushbu, 9821410765
Chembur, Deonar - Sadhna, 9819311105
Ghatkopar West - Nikita, 9819955398
Ghatkopar East - Apeksha, 9819581065
Bhandup, Mulund West - Divya, 9769694342
Mulund East - Subha, 9867963972
Bandra West - Sarita, 9821175055
Vile Parle East - Priya, 9967357230
Juhu, Versova, Lokhandwala - Geetu, 9821621210
Yari Road - Anindita, 9820700954
Powai - Archana, 9867194449, Tasneem, 9769282322
Malad West - Sylvia, 7738542368
Goregaon & Malad East - Suchi, 9870296113, Smita, 9819790377
Kandivali East - Priya, 9096060007
Vashi, Nerul - Raashi, 9619564848
Panchpakhadi - Preeti, 9833944448
Mukundnagar - Neelam, 8888814882
NIBM Annexe - Jhalak, 7387041096
Viman Nagar - Mangalam, 9980654159
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