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Role-playing activities for students | Remembering the French Revolution | Formative Assessment in Social Science

September 4, 2013
Role-playing activities for students | Remembering the French Revolution | Formative Assessment in Social Science

The French revolution is one of the most significant events in world history which had positive repercussions all over the world.  It led to the fall of the monarchy almost all over the world and the onset of democratic forms of government.  The French revolution marked the beginning of assertion of rights of the...
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Effects of mining on the environment| Resources and Development | Formative Assessment in Social Science

September 3, 2013
Effects of mining on the environment| Resources and Development | Formative Assessment in Social Science

India is rich in greenery and natural resources.  One of the tragic side effects of haphazard industrial development is over-mining and destruction and exploitation of forests, mountains and hill landscapes and other natural conditions existing in the country.  Mining scams revealing illegal mining activities are only now being curbed with increase in awareness and...
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Importance of Self-Help Groups | Understanding Economic Development | Formative Assessment in Social Science

September 2, 2013
Importance of Self-Help Groups | Understanding Economic Development | Formative Assessment in Social Science

A major socioeconomic initiative in India which has also spread to some other Southeast Asian countries is the development of self-help groups in rural areas and a few urban pockets.  Self-help groups, mainly women’s self-help groups in rural areas, have led to empowerment as well as self-sufficiency and contributed in money and credit available...
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