How to be a birding buddy

Garima Bhatia Abhisheka Krishnagopal

Basic • Nature education, Birds, Early Bird • 30 Seats • Short • Starts at 14:00 – 16:30 on DAY 4

The Birding Buddy workshop is for birders interested in spreading the joy of birding to children and will cover a variety of techniques and activities to make learning fun while getting children excited about birds. Apart from regular and conventional activities like bird walks/talks, the workshop will also cover creative avenues including bird sketching, poetry, skits and games, making learning fun while sensitizing children about birds. The broader goal of the workshop is to spread awareness and love for nature through birds.

The workshop will include sessions on:
1. The goals of bird education: what are we trying to do?
2. ‘Traditional’ activities and how to make them more effective.
3. Creative activities like sketching, games and poetry