Kitchen Garden

Kitchen Garden

Kitchen Garden - sprouting green fingers Following some much needed showers, the patch of kitchen garden was ready to be tilled. The 7th graders sprouted green fingers and planted vegetables, while some of their friends prepared the natural herbicide...
Volunteering Uzhavara Pani

Volunteering Uzhavara Pani

உழவாரப் பணி One Sunday the 8th and 9th grade children descended at சங்கமேஸ்வரர் கோயில் in Bhavani, 60 km from Salem, joining many dedicated devotees for உழவாரப் பணி. Armed with 25 broomsticks, brushes, buckets, soap oil, tooth brushes, Nirma powder etc., they worked...
Chencoptex – Handloom Weavers

Chencoptex – Handloom Weavers

8th & 9th graders were taken to Chencoptex, the hand-loom weavers co-operative in Chennimalai to witness a fabric “art” which managed to thrive despite the efforts of one of the most evil modern empires, the British, to survive. Children were fascinated to see how...