EduSAT Summer Science Festival 2012

21 May-15 June 2012

Vigyan Prasar organizes Summer Science Festival for the children of 10 to 15 years age group every year during the months of May and June through its EduSAT Satellite Interactive Terminal countrywide Network. The festival was inaugurated by Dr. Subodh Mahanti, Director, Vigyan Prasar on 21 May 2012. Festival will continue up to 15th June 2012.

 

The topic for discussions for this year’s festival are be Adolescent Health, Maths through Origami, Fun with Mathematics, Disaster Management and Fun with Science. Objective of the festival is to make the children understand science through simple basic experiments. Resource materials and activity kits are provide to children for doing all the activity by themselves.

 

To participate in the programme, interested children can contact their nearest EduSAT Satellite Interactive Terminal coordinator. Addresses and phone numbers are available on Vigyan Prasar website. There is no registration fee for the programme and anyone of the age group 10 to 15 years can participate in the programme.

 

In Vigyan Prasar studio, 30 children registered and participating in the programme of which 20 children are from the shelter home Ummid.

 

Sessions on Disaster management shall be organized in collaboration with National Institute of Disaster Management (NIDM) for which activity manuals would be given to the participating SITs.

 

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