Organic Farming

Author: Aatmesh, Learner, Integral School, Hyderabad. A self directed exploration on organic farming. Introduction The art of farming has been around since 9000 B.C. It morphed the world and brought forth the era of cultivation and agriculture. Once discovered, farming began to spread. Soon enough, people were planting crops and raising animals all over the world….

Photosynthesis

This is an open access resource on photosynthesis that maybe used in classroom sessions. This presentation leads from an earlier session where we explored the leaf Photosynthesis is a process that plants use to convert light energy to chemical energy that be used to further carry out the activities of plants. In simple terms, the plants…

Kadamb

Author: Owais, Learner, Age 10 years. It is a large evergreen tree. The branches spread on the trunk. The tree has large leaves. The small leaves are light green and the big leaves are dark green. It has a rough trunk. The bark is blackish grey. The fruit is round and yellow and it is furry…

Pink Trumpet

Author: Owais, Learner, Age 10 years We have many pink trumpet trees on our campus. All the buildings have these trees next to them. Leaves: The leaves are thin and dark green. They have 5 leaves on a long stalk. Flowers: It has a trumpet shaped flowers and grows in bunches. The color of the flower…

The Neem Tree

Author: Owais, Learner, Age 10 years This is a project that the learner did on campus, walking around, enjoying the trees and learning about them. There are many neem trees in our campus. There are two big trees near the front gate and many small trees. Leaves: The neem tree has imli like leaves. The…

Exploring a Leaf

The leaf is one of the many wonders of nature. All around us, or maybe none to see. Many colors, many shapes. Shows the cycle of life. Sustains life internally and externally. A work of art. And science. How often have we seen a leaf but how often have we really seen a leaf? At…