Social Science

Apps & Websites

Grades 5-8

Prizmo Go

Prizmo Go captures printed text from saved photographs or the device’s camera, and with its built-in text reader, makes printed material accessible to all.

Apps & Websites

Grades 5-8

Omoguru

Omoguru is an e-reader for dyslexic students. With its visually comfortable font system and special tools, reading is no longer a chore. Use this free app to reduce reading time, mistakes and mental effort.

Articles & Blogs

Grades 5-8

10 Movies To Broaden Your Students’ Perspective

Movies are great for out-of-school learning. Recommend these timeless movies to your students to help them revisit fundamental values of kindness, love, empathy and care.

Video

Grades 9-12

The Problem With Too Much Debt

What is debt, and how is debt accumulation harmful? This video offers a succinct explanation.

Apps & Websites

Grades 5-8

Book Creator

Book Creator is a simple tool for creating awesome digital books. Create your own teaching resources or have your students take the reins.

Apps & Websites

Grades 5-8

Digital Skills Curriculum

Whether you teach English or Social Sciences, these fantastic lessons will surely kick your lesson plans and teaching-learning up several notches.

Apps & Websites

Grades 9-12

Big History Project

Big History examines our past, explains our present and imagines our future. It’s a story about us human beings, really. Use this in conjunction with your PBL plan.

Interactive

Grades 9-12

Xuanzang Memorial, Nava Nalanda Mahavihara

This virtual trip can supplement ancient Indian history lessons. Nava Nalanda Mahavihara functions as a centre of Higher Studies in Pali and Buddhism along the lines of its ancient namesake.

Apps & Websites

Grades 9-12

Digital Civics Toolkit

The Digital Civics Toolkit is a collection of resources for educators to support youth to explore, recognize, and exact the civic potentials of digital life.

Articles & Blogs

Grades 5-8

Hatshepsut

How did the first female Pharaoh rise to power? Is there more to her story than the gender label? Read about Hatshepsut, and her history here.

Apps & Websites

Grades 5-8

Know India Programme

Know India Programme (KIP) is a flagship initiative by the Ministry of External Affairs to familiarise Indian-origin youth with the history and culture of India.

Apps & Websites

Grades 5-8

Kiddle

A safe search engine to use and recommend during virtual lessons and beyond.

Apps & Websites

Grades 5-8

Brainscape

Brainscape is the online flashcard app for serious learners. Access smart spaced-repetition flashcards across subjects and disciplines or make your own! Available on all platforms.

Articles & Blogs

Grades 5-8

Build real-world connections across subjects

Instead of shying away from the pandemic, you can help your students process it better by bringing the real-world connections back to your lessons!

Lesson Plans

Grades 5-8

Critical Thinking Lesson: Tuning Into Waste Management

This is a critical thinking lesson plan contributed by Nandita Ssethi for students of grade 5. Students will analyse the waste generated at their homes and infer its harmful impact on the environment.