Title Viva ICSE History and Civics 7
Subtitle Based on the Latest ClSCE Curriculum
Author Sreerupa Mukhopadhyay, Priyanka Sharma
ISBN 9789388386555
List price Rs 365.00
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Binding Paperback
No of pages 128
Book size 216 x 279 mm
Publishing year 2019
Original publisher Viva Education
Published in India by Viva Education
Exclusive distributors Viva Books Private Limited
Sales territory Worldwide
Status New Arrival
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Description:

Viva ICSE History and Civics for classes 6 to 8 conforms to the latest curriculum released by the Council for the Indian School Certificate Examination (CISCE) in November 2016.

The primary objective of this series is to enable the learners to understand the workings of the world around them. To this end, the History section focuses on equipping the learners with the knowledge and understanding of the past to help them form an idea of the present which would enable them to plan for the future. The Civics section aims at familiarizing them with the socio-political life.

This series has been designed to present the concepts in a simple yet engaging manner. Each chapter has embedded exercises and activities to make learning more meaningful and enable the learners to make connections with the wider world.

 

Key Features of the Series:

  • Lesson presented in an engaging and easy-to-understand language
  • Appropriate pictures, photographs and maps given to make concepts clearer
  • A glossary of difficult words given on the same page on which they appear to facilitate at-a-glance reading
  • Timelines of the chronology of events given as a ready reckoner
  • In-text questions for discussions to gauge whether the topic has been grasped given in Let’s Discuss/Do
  • Information based on the topic but beyond the syllabus presented in Fact Corner
  • Let’s Recall recapitulates all the important topics covered in the chapter
  • Varied types of questions such as choosing the right option, gap fills, brief and detailed answers, comparisons, citing differences and picture description provided in Let’s Learn
  • Let’s Do covers classroom activities and projects to be done independently
  • Values and Life Skills integrates various subjects as delineated in the curriculum

 

Teacher’s Support:

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Contents:

HISTORY

THEME 1: MEDIEVAL EUROPE

Chapter 1: Rise and Spread of Christianity

Chapter 2: Medieval Europe

 

THEME 2: RISE AND SPREAD OF ISLAM

Chapter 3: Rise and Spread of Islam

 

THEME 3: THE DELHI SULTANATE

Chapter 4: The Turkish Invasions

Chapter 5: The Delhi Sultanate

Chapter 6: Life in the Sultanate Period

 

THEME 4: THE VIJAYANAGAR AND THE BAHAMANI KINGDOMS

Chapter 7: The Vijayanagar and the Bahamani Kingdoms

 

THEME 5: THE MUGHAL EMPIRE

Chapter 8: The Coming of the Mughals

Chapter 9: Akbar – A Case Study

Chapter 10: The Mughal Empire after Akbar

 

THEME 6: MAKING OF A COMPOSITE CULTURE

Chapter 11: The Bhakti and Sufi Movement

 

CIVICS

THEME 1: THE CONSTITUTION OF INDIA

Chapter 1: The Constitution of India

 

THEME 2: DIRECTIVE PRINCIPLES OF STATE POLICY

Chapter 2: Directive Principles of State Policy


About the Author:

Sreerupa Mukhopadhyay, MA, B.Ed., CTET qualified, has been teaching Social Studies for over ten years now. She is currently a faculty of The Heritage School, Kolkata.


About the Editor:

Priyanka Sharma, MA, Ph.D. from the Centre for Historical Centre, JNU, is currently an Assistant Professor at Lady Shri Ram College, Delhi.


Target Audience:

Students of ICSE Class 7.

 

 
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