And somewhere there are engineers
Helping others fly faster than sound.
But, where are the engineers
Helping those who must live on the ground?”
–Young Oxfam Poster on this site.
He has an engineering degree from best institution in India and still we can say he is a teacher. He is a toy teacher who teaches children how to make simple toys from inexpensive materials which hold a little science secret. Children are not bothered with any heavy explanation, they just have fun! He says learning by experience sticks in the memory.
Arvind Gupta has conducted workshops for children in more than 1,500 schools across India. He has taken his toy-tours to quite a few countries.
He has written several books on science for children and translated several more. At present he has been working at the Children’s Science Centre, Pune.
mgaical pencil holder
dancer can aeroplane
ball in the air balloon pump
His site is a treasure house of toys-DIY (+200) , digitized books and few films.
Do not miss this site –:all of you who have school-going young children!