By Inspiring, Challenging, and
Igniting the Students of Today
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Children learn to observe, with attention/ concentration; our mentors facilitate using Ask Vs Tell
Observing nature, working amidst nature is part of the experience; here, children consider the best way to "guesstimate" the # of leaves on the tree!
Participating in meal prep at Sadhana Forest (Auroville), is one of the many volunteering roles available, in addition to firewood management, collecting mulch, planting saplings, watering planted saplings, water management, etc.
Children learn Complex Problem Solving through a host of techniques - including estimation - children trying to estimate the # of chhole beans...
Working with one's hands/ Tinkering is one of our 5 curricular elements
Bird and tree walks in the mornings at our Summer Program venue, facilitated by experts... the few hundred butterflies on this Butterfly Bush do not seem to mind our students...
Work is combined with a host of 'play' options; the device-free (30min max per day) nature of our programs allows for much more time to be active, make friendships, and have fun!
Students and faculty on the Bitcoin & Blockchain course...
The sheer joy says it all - students, and staff of GenWise/ Sadhana Forest in the 4-ft mudpool at Sadhana Forest, Auroville
A typical classroom scene - Learning the fundamentals of electronics
Students performing for their friends and other members of the Sadhana Forest community at Auroville, on the Non-Talent Show!
There are plenty of opportunities for children to display their interests/ talent, including on Talent Nite...