Posts Tagged ‘student field trips’

Students Field Trips focused on Sustainability ….High Learning…High Impact

Student Field Trip   Travel • Explore • Experience • Impact Greetings from Enviro Trips™ : Leaders in quality educational travel The health parameters of our fragile planet are at critical levels. Deforestation, air pollution, unsustainable agricultural practices leading to poor soil quality, desertification, biodiversity […]

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Student Activism & Volunteering against Human Trash in Ecologically sensitive areas

Student Activism & Volunteering against Human Trash in Ecologically sensitive areas

  On a recent educational field trip in Upper Nilgiris (Western Ghats), over 30 students from a leading IB school in India were quick to recognize the immense problem of human trash in forest areas.  Their survey led them to believe that […]

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IB students Field Study. The Todas (Primitive Tribe): Tradition, Culture & Heritage

IB students Field Study.  The Todas (Primitive Tribe):  Tradition, Culture & Heritage

  IBDP students from a leading international school visited 2 tribal hamlets in the upper Nilgiris (South India) region to study the culture, religious practices, ceremonies and modern day challenges of The Toda tribe – classified as a Primitive Tribal Group (PTG). […]

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School Field Trip: The Magnificent Dhauladhar Ranges (Himalayas)

School Field Trip:  The Magnificent Dhauladhar Ranges (Himalayas)

One Earth Foundation recently organized an experiential Field excursion  IBDP students from one of the leading schools in Mumbai. 30+ enthusiastic students accompanied by 4 teachers participated in this 5 day trip.  The theme of the trip was “Exploring the Magnificent Dhauladhars”and […]

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The Todas: A photo tour

The Todas:  A photo tour

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Arsh: The need for preservation

Arsh:  The need for preservation

Toda Architecture:  Need for preservation A field study by IB – Diploma students by One Earth Foundation   Arsh:  The Toda hut is rapidly disappearing from Toda Munds in the Nilgiris.  Many villages still have a few remaining huts but most are […]

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Assessment of Floristic diversity in Nilgiris: Field project

Assessment of Floristic diversity in Nilgiris:  Field project

Students from a leading international school (IB Curriculum) participated in a day long field study module organized by One Earth Foundation.  The days activities included a study and understanding of native and exotic species in Nilgiris,  Wetlands and their significance,   assessment […]

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Ethno-medicinal system of the Nilgiri Tribes

Ethno-medicinal system of the Nilgiri Tribes

Students from a leading Bangalore school attended a workshop on Ethno-medicinal systems of Nilgiri Tribes organized by One Earth Foundation.  The objectives were to sensitize students to tribal communities and their unique knowledge systems and to highlight the need to preserve such […]

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Views from the Highest peak in Nilgiris – Doddabetta

Views from the Highest peak in Nilgiris – Doddabetta

 Students from a leading international school in Mumbai, recently visited the Nilgiris to explore the cultural and natural diversity and wealth of the region.  Among the many study modules and activities, our 42 students accompanied by 4 teachers also had the opportunity […]

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An introduction to Radio Astronomy

An introduction to Radio Astronomy

A quiz on astronomy followed by a presentation by Raminder Chowdhary (Managing Trustee) of One Earth Foundation set our visiting students up for the next days visit to the Radio Astronomy Center (RAC) run by the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR) […]

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