urbanconcretejungle  The rapid way in which India is becoming urbanised and cities are growing is an issue to be considered. Cities also have their own set of environmental and development problems. Most of our cities have all the modern conveniences and a rich history and culture. For many people from small rural areas and remote forests, life in the cities may seem the answer to all problems. Yet these cities have certain critical issues they have to deal with and because they are big, these problems are on a scale that is difficult for many to imagine. This activity will help children learn to look at their cities in many different ways......

 

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PrashantAdventure icon  Here is an exercise that helps children practice reading basic elements of a map like direction, scale, legend or key, and a grid system.This is told in a story to the children. At the end of the story, the children are given a few questions which helps them to navigate through the map

 

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Paradisetree icon  How can you help your young children recognize the flowers around them? How to get them interested in the nature around them and also increase their observational powers? Here is an exercise that teachers can help make the environment around their students more interesting by drawing a "Paradise Tree"

 

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