Incredible India: City life

Perfect for topic work or International Week


Want some inspiration in presenting modern, urban India in a child-friendly way? This popular workshop uses photos and film shot by Leeds DEC staff and includes their personal stories of visiting India. Children from a range of socio-economic backgrounds are featured in the film, and comparisons are drawn with pupils’ own lives.

“Friendly, well informed delivery. Excellent mix of resources and activities. Relevant and engaging content.”

Year 5 teacher, Beechwood Primary School

Learning Objectives

Pupils will:

  • Learn about the diversity of India
  • Find out about day to day experiences of rich and poor children in Mumbai.
  • Compare similarities and differences

Curriculum links

English, Spoken Language, Art and design, Geography