Young nature lovers learn about sustainable designs at the Sharjah International Book Fair

Young nature lovers learn about sustainable designs at the Sharjah International Book Fair

Sharjah 24: Young nature lovers got a glimpse into the philosophy of sustainable design and recycled organic materials as they learned how to grow their own sprouts as part of an innovative workshop at the Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF 2023).
“So what we brought here this time was a concept called Scrollino which is like a creative book that you can put on Several meters contains activities, stories, coloring and many other interesting things inside it to develop creativity in children and also learn about nature.

“With this workshop, we wanted to teach children more about nature, how to care for living things, and they do this by growing their own sprouts,” the Czech creative director added while explaining how each participant was provided with small boxes containing seeds and a “growing kit.” So they can take it home with them, “something tangible, memorable and sustainable.”

“Because we don’t use any technology to make our product, kids need to think of original and creative ways to interact with the book using their tactile skills,” Favardin noted, adding that she discourages kids from using smartphones or the Internet. To learn.

Nine-year-old Indian student Navilan Nandagopal, who attended the 45-minute session, said it came as a surprise to him. A student at GEMS Millennium School in Sharjah said: “We learned that sprouts are full of vitamins and minerals and we also learned more about nature.” “I’m excited to be getting something back that I’ll now see take on a whole new look during the week.”
“It was a great day of learning for me,” said Ditya Karwan, who also participated in the workshop. The 11-year-old added: “What amazed me the most was how this whole activity was filled with so many tasks involving colouring, remembering and basically using a lot of your brains.”
From acrylic pouring bears that are a fun lesson in fluid art, to a no-paint painting workshop where children paint with colorful threads, to indulging in the dynamic practice of balancing yoga, young visitors to Sharjah International Book Fair 2023 have plenty of learning and entertainment to consider. Onward to the book fair.

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