Productive work and pedagogy - Useful resources

Here is a compilation of some useful websites/online links to resources in the area of productive work and pedagogy.

1. Development Research Communication and Services Centre (DRCSC)

http://www.drcsc.org/aboutus.html

Creative lesson plan series on Tree, Insect, Medicinal Plant, Water, Rice, Bird, Fish,

Vegetable, Waste, Energy and Local Market – a series for the teacher and educators based on the work actually done by children in rural West Bengal

https://sites.google.com/a/apu.edu.in/work-in-schools/home/list

 

2. Earthian

http://www.wipro.org/earthian/index.php

A learning resource on sustainability and water

http://www.paryavaranmitra.in/Earthian-Small%20Final_High%20res.pdf

 

3. Centre for Environment Education (CEE)

http://www.ceeindia.org/cee/index.html

A manual compiling environment education games (Green games) that can be used in schools to acquire knowledge, values, and skills

https://sites.google.com/a/apu.edu.in/work-in-schools/home/list

 

4. Uttarakhand Seva Nidhi

http://www.ueec.org.in/school.htm

Environment education course text books for hilly areas (class VI-X)

https://sites.google.com/a/apu.edu.in/work-in-schools/home/list

 

5. Gujarat Vidyapeeth, SADRA and Ardhendu Chatterjee

A lesson plan based on Biodiversity developed with the help of Mr. Ardhendu Chatterjee during a national workshop in Gujarat in 2013

https://sites.google.com/a/apu.edu.in/work-in-schools/home/list

 

6.Srishti School and Biome Trust

A toolkit for introducing children to water and sanitation issues in and around their school aiming for behavior change

https://www.behance.net/gallery/1430553/Agents-of-Change-Spreading-waterliteracy

and https://sites.google.com/a/apu.edu.in/work-in-schools/home/list

 

7. Anand Niketan

http://www.nayeetaleemorg/

Methi ki Kheti- a lesson plan for academic linkages with growing Methi in school gardens

https://sites.google.com/a/apu.edu.in/work-in-schools/home/list

 

8. NCERT Project books on Environmental Education

http://www.ncert.nic.in/recent/env_edu.html

 

9. Centre for Science and Environment ( CSE) ‘s green school programme

http://www.cseindia.org/taxonomy/term/20071/menu

A DIY manual for schools on how to audit waste, water energy, air, and land within school premises

http://pondycan.org/wpcontent/uploads/2014/12/CSE-Green-School-Manual.pdf

 

10. Taleem Net (Nyla Coelho) Organisation

A resource book on organic farm-based curriculum for schools

http://multiworldindia.org/wpcontent/uploads/2009/12/Rural-Curriculum_India_1-of-8.pdf

 

11. National Gardening Association - Gardening with kids

http://assoc.garden.org/

Gardening with Kids provides tools and resources that help teachers and community leaders use gardening as a method to enhance education and foster environmentally responsible adults. Lessons, funding and a wealth of other information is provided at http://www.kidsgardening.org/

Some of the curriculum material may have only paid access.

http://www.gardeningwithkids.org/

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