The 'academic' component of the EE Program covers multiple pillars of the GenWise Curriculum. These curricular elements will be covered over 2 weeks (4-5 hrs/ day), as follows:
Week 1: Mathematics, Science, Design and Technology (STEM Focus)
Week 2: Nature, Society &Individual; Tools for Thinking & Communication (Humanities Focus)
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While children are free to pick either week, we strongly recommend a balanced exposure to the content over both weeks.
Throwing Light on Colours - A Hands-On Workshop
“Why do two colors, put one next to the other, sing? Can one really explain this? No. Just as one can never learn how to paint.”
May 22, 2022
For Ei ATS Gold/ Silver/ Bronze Scholars;
Grades 6, 7 in 2022-23
This hands-on workshop will explore the Concept of Colour through questions and discussions, and a variety of practical activities, including Science Experiments and DIY activities.
Topics that will be addressed include:
What gives Colour
How do we see / perceive colour ( Colour is not absolute )
Colours in Nature
Natural Dyes & Synthetic Colours
Additive Colours and Subtractive Colours ( Light Sources & Pigments )
Where is the colour ( Object / Light / Eye)
Sample Activities include:
Colour Mixing using Spinning Tops
Make your own paints from Nature
Fabric Dying with flowers, seeds and roots