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Activities in Pustakgadi Programme

Pustakgadi programme has trained library educators who conduct Library Activities in the classroom.

  • One Van travelling to 10 Schools
  • One Van with a team of 4 trained Library Educators
  • Covering 2 schools located relatively nearby in a day
  • Activity to be carried out for 20 days in a month
  • 1 School - 2 Library Educators
  • Use of Multimedia once a month (films for children).

The success of Pustak Gadi was mainly due to a rich interaction with students, using the following strategies:

  • Read aloud sessions
  • Book reading time in the classroom
  • Books lending and borrowing                                    
  • Screenings of children’s films
  • Games based on books
  • Goshtarang – performance of children’s stories