India Teaching Resources

India factsheet

This simple and colourful factsheet is a great starting point for lessons on India. Includes a map and key country information, as well as the big issues the country faces. Can be used as an A4 handout or larger printed poster.

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A sensory journey from urban to rural India - PowerPoint and Videos

Take your pupils on a  sensory journey through India from the bustling metropolis of Bangalore to the rural town of Gudalur with this set of photographs and videos. This multimedia resources is adaptable for KS1 or 2.

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Chembakolli Tea Party – workshop

Organise a Chembakolli tea party to enthuse your Key Stage 2 pupils about fairtrade and life in the south Indian village of Chembakolli.  An engaging resource to bring ActionAid and Chembakolli to your classroom, workshop or assembly. Prices from £50

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Village Life in Chembakolli - slideshows

Introduce your pupils to what village life is like in and around Chembakolli and nearby Gudalur with our much loved slideshows. Find out what jobs people have, what school is like and the types of animals that live nearby.

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Fairtrade Fortnight

Help your pupils to learn more about Fairtrade by using our new slideshow resource - jam-packed with beautiful photos of the Adivasi community. Learn how the Adivasi grow and trade their tea in the Nilgiri hills of south India.

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The Chembakolli Story - audio CD

This Key Stage 2 resource guides a younger audience through the story of Chembakolli. It consists of a beautifully narrated audio CD, story/activity book and poster and includes descriptive sound and music clips.  To celebrate over 20 years of Adivasi land rights this resource has 20% off.

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Pure Nilgiri tea

Taste pure Nilgiri tea picked by the Adivasi (tribal) people of Chembakolli and traded fairly by ‘Just Change’. It is sold in packs of 80 and money from sales goes directly to the Adivasi people.

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