Development of Library in Primary School | Milaap
Development of Library in Primary School
9%
Raised
Rs.2,600
of Rs.30,000
5 supporters
  • SG

    Created by

    Shankar Gawas
  • CP

    This fundraiser will benefit

    Chandisar Primary School

    from Ahmedabad, Gujarat

Story

I am Shankar Gawas, completed my Graduation from University of Mumbai (B.A. in Education) and now pursuing M.A. in Educational Management from IGNOU. Now, I am working with Kaivalya Education Foundation for increasing Quality of Primary Education in Government Schools in Dholka, Ahmedabad.
We all know the COVID-19 pandemic has adversely affected each sector of our life. When we talk about Education sector, the pandemic has long lasting and deep-rooted effects. When I am working with class 3, 4 and 5 students, I made a survey. The result was - 52% students can't read or comprehend a short paragraph; 72% students can't recognise two-digit number (10 to 99). The reasons I found are -
  • Lack of resources and opportunity to explore or learn 
  • Gap in education because of Lockdown 
  • Irregular attendance of students 
Now, when schools are reopening again, we are struggling from very beginning. Students don’t have habits of attending school regularly and reading. Their basic concepts are not clear. So, we have decided to organise activities which will create their interest in schooling process. Library activity is one of the activities.  
‘Pustak Vanchie, Aagal Vadhie' (Pustak Padhenge, Aage Badhenge)  is our campaign for engaging students in Library Activities. For this, we need to develop our Library Classroom which was unused for more than 17 months. We are planning to decorate the walls by BaLA painting and buy story, comic books and book shelf. The estimated cost of this project is about 30,000 INR.
It would be Great if you contribute for this noble cause.
Number of Beneficiary : 227 Students, 1 Community

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