Tree of Life

Tree of Life is an engaging and innovative course on Environmental Studies for classes 1 to 5. The series is based on the vision of the National Curriculum Framework and adopts a multidisciplinary approach to enable holistic learning. Effectively graded learner-centric content, integrates environmental issues with life skills and sensitizes learners towards sustainability of the environment.

Format: Paperback Published: 2018 Category:

Additional information

Class

Class 1, Class 2, Class 3, Class 4, Class 5

Level

Primary

Course Package

Courebook 1-5

Teacher’s Manual 1-5

Collins DigiSuite 1-5

Key Features

• Get the ball rolling provides compelling pre-teaching warm-up tasks to arouse interest in the topic.

• Think through tasks promulgate critical thinking skills.

• Clued in provides interesting facts to kindle the curiosity of learners.

• Give it a shot promotes experiential learning through application-based activities.

• Exploration Station has case studies and information for inquisitive minds.

• Why It Works provides science experiments to promote scientific temper and hone observation skills.

• Our Heritage provides snippets of information about the heritage of India and encourages learners to preserve it.

• Wrap up provides a ready reckoner to reinforce the concepts taught, enabling comprehensive learning.

• Brush up gives end-of-chapter exercises in multiple formats to facilitate assessment.

• Learn the ropes provides activities related to life, enriching learners with 21st century life skills.

• Put your heads together gives group projects to strengthen teamwork for cooperative learning.

• Cross connect tasks promote crossdisciplinary and integrated learning.

• Poster on 5Rs sensitizes learners towards their surroundings and creates awareness about environmental sustainability.

About Authors/Series

Dinu Raheja, Programme Director with The Global Education & Leadership Foundation and a teacher trainer Lipika Ghosh, Teacher at St. Xavier’s School Hazaribagh, Sardar Patel Vidyalaya, New Delhi and Sanskriti School, New Delhi.

Collins DigiSuite

• Multimedia eBook: Consists of animations, audio, video, slide shows, and interactive exercises

• Print-ready Worksheets: Additional worksheets for practice and reinforcements, present in the digital support

• Digital Flashcards: Flashcards with embedded sounds and animations for letter formation and letter-sound association

• Animations and Songs: Animated stories and rhymes set to tune

• Interactive Games: Interactivies to reinforce concepts in a fun and engaging manner

Books of the Series