PE232 Interactive India Display (Senses (Banghra Dancing Music, Indian…
PE232 Interactive India Display
The People of India
Mahatma Ghandhi (Inspiration Person)
Post-cards from people living in diverse parts of India with string linked to map for geographical reference
Footprints - who's footprint is this? Facts about their lives underneath footprint
Lots of photos incorporating clothing
Time capsule styled box - one from England, one from India - corresponding with pen-pal and paired school to discuss what is important to us and compare/contrast this
Map of India
Comparative size to UK for reference?
Virtual tour - virtual reality?
Taj Mahal - what is is and where is it?
Co-ordinates on map
Banghra Dancing Music
Indian Market place
Battery controlled candles (Diwali)
Shanty town den - life in the slums - recycled materials
Fact flip -ups - lift to learn
Ipad with thinglink
Incorporating maths and Indian art
Lots of symmetry patterns
Indian art - colours and patterns (maths problems to find out the colour of a section - painting by numbers but with maths)
Rangoli Diwali patterns
Tracing the river large scale activity
Map features e.g. co-ordinates and identifying mountains, roads etc - comparison to UK map
Weather and climate in geographical location (NC)
Human geog: types of settlements (NC)
Writing to paired school
Newspapers- what do ours look like?
Post cards (our culture?)
Language in all forms we send
All about me fact files
Hinduism as main religion
Look into the celebration of the time period we present
Explore other religions
Look at how our countries have religious diversity
Religious festival of the month: explore
Co-ordinates on map, cross curricular activity
How do we show respect?
Is our country respectful and why?
Look at our country's people - how is it broken up e.g. % of Indians etc
Elephant catchers game
Animal and wildlife preservation in India
Life expectancy - exploring health and comparing/contrast - specifically looking at teeth as indicator of health (NC)
Changes how humans develop to old age (NC)
Exploring materials - shanty towns (NC)
Prototypes, trial and error (NC) testing
Designing how to build a sustainable house