KidsMatter is an online digital library for children. It has a collection of illustrated short stories, audiobooks, opportunities to write stories online and participate in contests.
KidsMatter brings the love and magic of grandma’s stories – the long standing tradition of storytelling from one generation to the other to build values and morals. These are fresh, warm, illustrated, new, original, international, cultural, knowledge-rich stories. Every KidsMatter story is a magical ride into the world of imagination to land the young reader eventually on a firm ground of language. Stories come with downloadable practice worksheets. For the avid listeners, who love to listen to stories, plenty of audio books to choose from. Listen to audio books anytime and anywhere. KidsMatter also helps children to pen down their stories. Best creative writing practice for children. KidsMatter will publish some of the best entries from children annually. And there is more: KidsMatter will add stories in different languages gradually.
KidsMatter is a learning platform for children to catalyse language development. KidsMatter uses storytelling as a pedagogical strategy to improve language skills like reading, listening, writing, vocabulary and grammar. There are numerous self-learning opportunities for K12 children through our online digital content library. The intent is to bring out the best in children by creating a wider choice basket of learning opportunities, beyond the conventional. One of the most important skills in 21st century is language and communication with reading and writing at its core. Research says that if a child is not reading fluently by grade 4th, he/she will have difficulty reading into adulthood. KidsMatter is an innovative effort in creating well read and well connected global children. In the quest of learning English, children lose out on building a sound base in their mother tongue. KidsMatter content will be available in multiple languages to sharpen children’s reading skills.
One is getting to read, listen, write, learn, practice and deep dive into the world of languages – all in one place. All the content on the site is curated. The stories are available for the entire year in your account library.