Category Archives: Teaching

BBC: Solar Impulse: Global flight completes first leg

A record-breaking attempt to fly around the world in a solar-powered plane began at Abu Dhabi. The aircraft called Solar Impulse 2 took off from the Emirate heading east to Muscat in Oman. Andre Borschberg was at the controls of … Continue reading

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A Bit of Humour!

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Happy Independence Day!

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8 Ways to Teach Compassion to Kids

Here are many ways in which you can teach compassion to your kids. Visit the link.

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18 July – Nelson Mandela Day

Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela’s vision for the future was a society grounded on change, hard work, integrity, tolerance and friendship. We have to carry this legacy forward. Here are some excerpts from Mandela’s book The Long Walk to Freedom published in … Continue reading

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Workshop Feedback

Here is a feedback received for our trainer Mr Vivek Kumar who conducted a workshop on ‘Exploring Opportunities’ at SBDAV School, Vasant Vihar, New Delhi. Teachers from all the branches of DAV Delhi & NCR participated in this workshop. “It … Continue reading

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How students respond to teachers

Would you empathize with students who made the following remarks? – I loved history because my teacher told us many stories. – I hated history because my teacher made us read out from the book. – I hated physics because … Continue reading

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Story of English

The Norman Conquest of England in 1066 had a far-reaching effect on the English language. After the Conquest, English remained the language of the country but Norman French became the language of the government, church and law courts. As a … Continue reading

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How do you help students to answer questions?

Do not interrupt. Let the student complete the answer. If nothing works, then give the answer yourself and ask the student to restate the answer. If that does not help, then rephrase the question. Do not ask another student to … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Ruskin Bond!

Happy Birthday Ruskin Bond! Ratna Sagar conveys regards and best wishes to the legendary poet, author and writer. We thank you for being an inspiration to millions and for showing us the beauty of nature through your magical stories and … Continue reading

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