Colours of Life
Title : Colours of Life
Project No : Project 3
Description: The project wills the students to explore facts about the festival of carnival being celebrated in two different countries.
Outcome: At the end of the project the students will be able to :
- Have a detailed knowledge of the celebration of carnival in India & France
- Be historically aware of the cultural background & customs of the country
- Feel the spirit of togetherness & universal brotherhood.
|Activity||Activity Description||Duration and Month||For Classes / No. of Students / Countries Covered||Subjects Covered||Teachers Responsible||Evaluation Methods|
|Activity 1||Information will be gathered about the carnival in India ( Goa ) & France – its significance & importance. Group quiz will be organized. Scrapbooks, masks, soft boards & collages will be made of the information gathered.||6 weeks In April & May||Class- 4 & 5 - 100 students - India & France||English, Social Studies, General Knowledge & Art & Craft.||Shobha Chowdhary & Dipen Mukherjee||1) Student's input assessed by Principal 2) Teacher’s report 3) Result of the Quiz|
|Activity 2||Students will be made aware of the music & dance of India & France. They will be aware of the varied culture by making tableaus, garlands, flags & banners. Exhibition of both the cultures will be organized in the form of a live carnival.||3 months September, October & November.||Class- 4 & 5 - 100 students - India & France||Social Studies, English, Geography , Art & Craft.||Shobha Chowdhary & Dipen Mukherjee||Partner school’s feedback, print media feedback, local peoples feedback.|