Virtual Field Trip to
Seventh Grade – Language Arts
“Rikki-Tikki-Tavi” Unit and
Expository Writing Unit
Facts and Photos
AMAZING INDIA FACTS
Click buttons below for photographs of India.
The Western The Indo- Punjab
Desert Gangetic Plain
The The Rajasthan Delhi
Regions and States
State of Gujarat
State of Jammu
Visit the cities of
Website – http://tourindia.com
– National Calendar
The Many Languages of India
There are many different Indian languages
spoken by more than a million people.
English is spoken as a second language by
more than ten million Indians. Languages
The Story of the
Festivals of India
The Indian Wedding
The Taj Mahal
Click here for the history of the Taj Mahal.
Click here for more information on the Taj Mahal.
British Rule in India
India was ruled by the British and Indians were the subjects of a British Empire
ruled by King of England. In 15th August 1947, India attained Independence and
power passed into the hands of Indian people from the British rulers. Patriotic
Indians waged a powerful struggle under the leadership of Mahatma Gandhi &
other Indian leaders to make India country a free nation
British empire in India
Click here for
The Story of Gandhi –
by Ramanbhai Soni
For Mahatma Gandhi's
Biography click here. Quiz On
The Courage of Gandhi: Gandhi
Click for a discourse on
the spirit of Nonviolence.
Born: December 30, 1865, Bombay, India.
Died: January 18, 1936, London, England.
Awarded the Nobel prize in literature, 1907.
Parents: Lockwood and Alice Kipling.
Rudyard Kipling author of “Rikki-Tikki-Tavi” and the
Jungle Book. Click on his name to read his biography.
How the Leopard Got His
Spots -- a story also written
by Rudyard Kipling. Click on
the title and read the short
Click here to learn about the government
Click here to see all of the Political parties of India
–"Thinking should become your capital
asset, no matter whatever ups and downs
you come across in your life."
Click here for the President of India’s website
DR. A.P.J. ABDUL KALAM
Most Indian cuisines are related by similar usage of spices.
Often, Indian cooking is distinguished by the use of a larger
variety of vegetables than many other well-known cuisines.
Within these recognizable similarities, there is an enormous
variety of local styles. Click on the word food to read more
about Indian Cuisine