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What On Earth Are You doing for Earth Day?

Content Curator: Rahul Krishna On April 22, 1970, 20 million Americans took to the streets, parks, and auditoriums to demonstrate for a healthy, sustainable environment in massive coast-to-coast rallies. Thousands of colleges and universities organised protests against the deterioration of the environment. Groups that had been fighting against oil spills,…

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How to harvest Liberty, Equality, and Fraternity in your classrooms?

Content Curator : Rajeshwari April 14th is significant as it celebrates the birth anniversary of Dr. Baba Saheb Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar as Ambedkar Jayanti. He was born in 1891. He has greatly contributed to the society as a Philosopher, an Activist, a Historian, and a Juror.  His contributions towards spreading…

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11 Amazing Indian Books to Take Children Through Sex Education and Puberty

    Is it time to talk about sexuality and puberty with your kids? Sex education is important for kids and teens to avoid abuse, develop healthy relationships and be aware of their bodies. Here are 11 books by Indian authors that can help you start the conversation. Talking about sex,…

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Plastics: Fact or Fiction?

Are some forms of plastic stronger than steel? From celluloid to the conduction of electricity, learn more about plastics in this quiz.

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Meera #34

Every kid’s mystery! Meera is an attempt to address serious issues through the eyes of a child, for other children like her. It appears every Friday in The Hindu Young World. The comic is the product of a long discussion, over one night, about how Indian comics never target children….

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What is your Teacher Personality?

Take the following quiz to find out what type of teacher personality you have. Are you the ditto master, the strict disciplinarian, the fair and balanced, or the popular teacher? Maybe you’re more coach than teacher? Surely you’re not the walking carpet! Of course, the results are nonscientific and mostly…

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Classroom Arrangement

The set up of a classroom is very important to how a classroom is being managed. The teacher needs to make sure his/her classroom is arranged for the students to be productive. The teacher also needs to make sure their classroom has a positive environment for the students as they…

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Make a Tornado in a Bottle

  Learn how to make a tornado in a bottle with this fun science experiment for kids. This mini tornado is a  lot safer than one you might see on the weather channel. Follow the instructions and enjoy the cool water twister you create! What you’ll need: Small soft drink…

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Meera Comic # 17

That’s a smart trick to stop a fight! Meera is an attempt to address serious issues through the eyes of a child, for other children like her. It appears every Friday in The Hindu Young World. The comic is the product of a long discussion, over one night, about how Indian comics never target children….

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Reforming the Reformers

A young monk named Martin Luther wrote ninety five theses then nailed them to a church door in Wittenberg, Germany. He welcomed public debate on the subjects of concern that he raised. This gave birth to the Reformation. Against all the political (and spiritual) powers of the day, Luther was…

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