Panch Ratan of our Farms

Panch Ratan of our Farms

Applies to: Subject Iconic Practitioners Overview Have you ever wondered, from where do we get the fruits, vegetables, crops and flowers we see around us? From our Nature, you would say. But is there someone who is growing, cultivating them for us? In your science...

Evolution of Calendars

Evolution of Calendars

Applies to: Subject Exploring a topic in depth  Overview As we prepare ourselves to welcome the coming year with all the learnings from the year that has gone, we are filled with wonderment about how we have devised the various systems of tracking time. One of these...

Teaching Nature Of Science to students of Class 3 to 5

Teaching Nature Of Science to students of Class 3 to 5

Applies to: Subject: Science Overview What exactly is science, what does it aspire to do, and why should we, the people, care? It seems like a simple question, but it’s an infinitely complex one. We, in our previous issue, had talked about what science is in the light...

Simulator

Simulator

Applies to: Subject Chemistry Overview We often hear about the term simulation program, simulation software or a simulator. What is a simulator and why is it used? A simulator is a computer program that helps in imitating the real-world actions. Teachers do not have...

The Number Game

The Number Game

Applies to: Subject: Mathematics Overview   Do birds know how to count, Ma’am? This question by a child of class 8 triggered my thoughts on ‘number sense’. This led to an interesting class session which I wish to share here with the fellow teachers. The basic...

Wandering Magnetic North Pole

Wandering Magnetic North Pole

Applies to: Subject: Physics Overview Every year we celebrate February 28 as the National Science Day in India to commemorate the discovery of Raman Effect, which led the Indian scientist Chandrasekhara Venkata Raman to win the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1930. The...

Trikon Khidki Wala School

Trikon Khidki Wala School

Applies to: Subject: Exemplary School Practices  Overview This is a school where students are active in running the school. As karyakartaas children have a Swashaasan (literally self-rule) meeting with the teachers to discuss the issues related to their departments...

The Power of Vision

The Power of Vision

Applies to: Subject Exploring a topic in depth Overview     In this piece, we will take you through some of the interesting aspects of one of the most amazing powers of nature - the power of vision! What would you look at if you had just three days of sight?...

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