If you are running out of ideas to keep your kids entertained, or you want to wean them off television (read Chota Bheem), there’s a startup which can help.
Delhi based startup, Avishkaar Box, an online venture of Building Blocks Learning Solutions, has a solution for you. Once you subscribe to their service, a recreational box is door delivered to you every month.
These boxes come with various fun exercises that are designed to improve problem solving abilities, concentration and focus. Essentially they try to bring out the urge to create, explore and discover in your child.
Avishkaar Box was founded by Tarun Bhalla, Swati Gupta and Neha Dagar in April 2014.
The Educational Boxes
There are 2 categories of boxes from Avishkaar: the STEAM boxes and the INVENTOR’s boxes.The Science, Technology,Engineering,Arts,Math (STEAM) boxes are for students from class II to V.
The INVENTOR’s boxes include projects in robotics, aero-modelling and science and caters to grades VI to X.
The boxes focus on topics like numbers, patterns, human body and gives importance to the visual effect it has on the child. The boxes also have a unique theme for each month.
The STEAM Box is currently priced at Rs 999. Subscriptions are available for 3, 6 and 9 months at a price of Rs 2997, Rs 5994 and Rs 8991 respectively.
The boxes are delivered at your house between 5th and 10th of every month. Shipping is free and boxes once delivered are not taken back. Also for every referral you make, you get a 10% discount on the next buy.