ALOHA Helps Your Kids Exercise Their Brains

Health and fitness are areas that we have started getting more serious about, not just for us but for our children too. The term “fitness” must ideally be a combination of physical and mental health. As parents, we try to incorporate physical activities and de-stressors such as yoga in our children’s schedules. What are the ways in which you could stimulate their minds equally as well? A conventional classroom might utilize the left side of the brain that contains the centers for speech, writing and analytical thinking. The right side is also known as the creative side and contains the … Continue reading

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All Work and No Play

“Play is often talked about as if it were a relief from serious learning. But for children play is serious learning. Play is really the work of childhood.” -  Fred Rogers It’s common for parents to wonder how our kids are having a much tougher time of it, and how much more of a fun and carefree time we had as children. While trying to enrich our kids’ lives with extra-curricular activities we shouldn’t forget the importance of play! Here’s why playing and the outdoors should be an important part of kids lives’: Reduces stress: Playing an outdoor game and … Continue reading

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TIMEXTABLES November 2012 – Thanksgiving Edition

Timextables is our monthly newsletter celebrating Arithmetic, Math and Knowledge. This edition has has some news about our latest sign ups and a great Thanksgiving recipe for kids. Check out the pdf version at http://alohamindmath.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/01/Aloha-Newsletter-Jan-2013.pdf Check out our website for further details about our after-school learning programs www.alohamindmath.com

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TIMEXTABLES January 2013 – Did you check out our new website?

Timextables is our monthly newsletter celebrating Arithmetic, Math and Knowledge. This edition has has some great educational app recommendations and information about the upcoming ALOHA Math Olympiad. Check out the pdf version at http://alohamindmath.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/01/Aloha-Newsletter-Jan-2013.pdf Check out our website for further details about our after-school learning programs www.alohamindmath.com  

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We are now 150! – Aloha Mind Math

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When we started in 2005 we could never have imagined that we would grow in strength in such a short time. But will all your support and encouragement, we have just signed our 150th location in Chester, Virginia. We are happy to announce that this also brings us to 15 locations in the state of Virginia. Here are some details of the programs that our new 150th location will be providing:

Mind Math:

Aloha Junior: The junior level is meant for children between 5 and 6 years of age, and is the ideal time to introduce them to Mental Math and the Aloha programs. This program lays a solid foundation of Math basics in your child, and helps them to start using the abacus for calculations.

Aloha Senior: This level is for children between 7 and 12. They are introduced to basic operations like addition with the abacus, and move on to more complicated ones involving multiplication, division and even square roots. After the initial stages, they will no longer use the physical abacus and by the end of the program they can perform even calculations like “356*769/67” in their mind with ease.

Note: Even if your child has not gone through the Junior level, he/she might still be able to join a the Senior level after going through some assessment tests.

English – Reading/Writing:

The goal of our English program is to enable your child to excel at Reading and Writing, and the levels of the program are aligned to what your child may be learning at school. The syllabus is divided into Language Arts, Reading and Writing skills which allows for a very structured approach to the program. You are sure to find a constant improvement in your child’s reading and creative writing skills, and in her performance at school.

You will find a detailed description of the above programs at our website http://www.aloha-usa.com. Please have a look there and contact us for any queries.

The centre at Chester will be run by Mr. Rupesh who also is in charge of the ones at Glen Allen, Henrico.

 

 

TIMEXTABLES December 2012 – 150th ALOHA location

Here is the Holiday edition of the newsletter, we are happy to announce the signing of our 150th location in the US. Check out the pdf version of the newsletter at http://alohamindmath.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/01/ALOHA-Newsletter-December.pdf Check out our website for further information about our after-school learning programs www.alohamindmath.com

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We have 3 Learning Center Grand Openings and Plan to Open 5 More

ALOHA USA is celebrating the Grand Openings of three new ALOHA Mind Math study centers this November, which provide math tutoring in a unique way that gives kids life-long skills. The centers are in Mid Wilshire, CA; Edgewater, NJ; and in Gainesville, VA. ALOHA USA now provides kids with after school educational programs in over 140 US locations, in 18 states. Not every child is a natural at every school subject. And US schools are under tremendous pressures; they don’t always have the time or staff to help children excel. If your child needs help with math, if he or … Continue reading

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