Online classes

TickiKids listed the latest online classes and programmes for kids and the whole family in Dubai.

Explore a wide range of online classes on various topics including coding, dancing, music, STEM and much more!



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    • The Hidden Benefits of Introducing Children to Photography

      The Hidden Benefits of Introducing Children to Photography

      How to channel my child's creative ideas? Should I get a camera for my children? What are the best easy-to-use and durable cameras for children? What specs should I look out for? Could you recommend simple photo activities to introduce kids to photography? The list goes on. It is a universally acknowledged fact that thanks to smartphones and digital cameras, many children are getting behind a camera and taking photos worthy of a pro earlier than ever before. Experience, intuition, exemplary patience and all-consuming respect for details underpin Scheherazade's reputation as a stellar family photographer in Dubai. So much so that in response to our readers demand, Scheherazade has shared practical ideas for how to introduce children to the wonders of photography. Scheherazade Photography is a result of the love and dedication of a mother who knew exactly what memories she wanted to catch of her little daughter. Four years later, she is still taking beautiful timeless photos of newborns, babies and families across the UAE.

    • Practical Tips on How to Cope as a Family During the Covid-19 Outbreak

      Practical Tips on How to Cope as a Family During the Covid-19 Outbreak

      Being cooped up at home for an indefinite period of time and keeping positive, when you and your spouse work from home and need to supervise the children all the time, daily life may become overwhelming for all family members. It seems like the whole world has effectively stopped spinning and the coronavirus outbreak poses lots of tricky questions: how to cope with concerns about your work and finances, stay in the know and look out for yourself and your loved ones, maintain healthy relationships with friends and relatives, home-school children whilst trying to work, maintain good physical and mental wellbeing, vary your family activities and a range of other issues.

    • How to Teach Your Kids Effective Dental Habits?

      How to Teach Your Kids Effective Dental Habits?

      Naturally healthy teeth don't always happen naturally. But it can happen by a habit of brushing your teeth twice a day even if it's a hard habit to form for our kids. The oral health surveys of 0 to 4 year olds found that 58% have experienced dental decay and accessed a dentist. A third of children have tooth decay when they start school. Tooth extraction is the sixth most common procedure in children's hospitals for under 5. It comes with no surprise that it can cause problems with eating, sleeping and socialising. There are two simple ways to approach this frustrating situation and prevent tooth decay. First up, cutting down on sugar and brushing teeth with fluoride toothpaste. That's one approach. The other is to teach your child effective brushing habits. The result follows.

    • Top Online Learning Programmes for Homeschooling Your Kids

      Top Online Learning Programmes for Homeschooling Your Kids

      In Dubai, the lockdown has certainly changed our lives. It seems like an eternity has passed since we’ve had the ability to socialise with friends and our kids could take part in physical pursuits of any sort outdoors. In these unsettling times, it would be all too easy to succumb to the temptation to reduce time for learning  and give yourself over to housebound lethargy. For our children at different stages of lockdown, now it’s more important than ever to stay occupied and active at home. If your kids are starting to go a little stir crazy, here you will find a selection of the best online learning programmes, live classes and courses for children as an intimation of better days. Equally engaging and fun, your little ones' minds will be in a better place in no time.

    • Amazing Virtual Tours of Parks, Gardens and Natural Areas

      Amazing Virtual Tours of Parks, Gardens and Natural Areas

      Can't going out and dive into nature? Looking for ways to engage all the family? There is a great way to get a little culture, education and inspiration while you're confined to your home. Many parks and gardens make it possible to visit them without leaving your couch. Here is the list os amazing worldwide natural areas to explore and tour virtually.

    • Bringing the Best of Dubai's Family Entertainment into Your Living Room

      Bringing the Best of Dubai's Family Entertainment into Your Living Room

      The virus and its effects are something we are clearly feeling, however the TickiKids' team picks a selection of spirit-lifting activities for families with kids, featuring everything from virtual storytime live sessions, dancing, knitting and retro board games to blogging, gardening and more to comfort, delight and inspire at home.

    • National Geographic Launches  an Online Hub NatGeo@Home to Support Educators and Children During Covid-19

      National Geographic Launches an Online Hub NatGeo@Home to Support Educators and Children During Covid-19

      Teachers across the world are dedicating their time to keeping children educated and setting some challenges during the outbreak of Coronavirus over the world. The speed with which the global pandemic has changed the world in that time is staggering. To help inspire young people and support caregivers, families and educators, National Geographic has launched a centralised digital resource NatGeo@Home to fill the gap with practical, educational, inspiring and entertaining content designed to keep families connected to the natural world and science behind it.

    • 10 Best Educational Apps for Kids

      10 Best Educational Apps for Kids

      If the prospect of the start of the school term has got your kids dusting off long-forgotten traditional textbooks and you don't know how to engage them with reading, fear not. The art, music, reading, spelling, astronomy, coding, geography and anatomy apps are the perfect solution to help your children progress their education and get ahead. Which ones top the most educationally significant list in 2019?

    • Homemade Play Dough: Play, Learn, Create!

      Homemade Play Dough: Play, Learn, Create!

      Modeling is one of the most effective and exciting activities for children. When modeling a child can see, touch, feel and change what he/she has created! Let's define the main advantages of modeling with the salty play dough.

    • How to Have a Garden in the UAE's Arid Climate

      How to Have a Garden in the UAE's Arid Climate

      While Dubai’s high-tech vertical vegetable gardens and warehouse farms have made the headlines in the past few years, it is also possible to grow your own vegetables in the desert city – despite the arid climate. Let’s take a look at how you can create your own mini oasis in the desert in your home in the UAE.

    • Top Tips for Travelling with Kids

      Top Tips for Travelling with Kids

      Having a well-organised fun family trip is unquestionably ideal, but arriving at your holiday destination with no hassle and no fuss is even better. Holidaying with our kids is totally different from our romantic family breaks or teaming up with friends. However, enjoyable travel even with babies is possible – just plan ahead. If you are thinking of escaping with kids for an epic family holiday, packing efficiently for a long trip is always something to strive for. Most importantly, manage your expectations and heed our straightforward advice and valuable tips. As a result, you will surely have a fantastic time while out and about with your little ones. Here are TickiKids’ top tips on how to make things go smoothly when travelling with babies or small children.