Planning Activities For Various Age Groups ( Practical)

Paper Code: 
HHD 227
Contact Hours: 
Max. Marks: 

This course will enable the students to :

    • Be aware of present development in literature.
    • Plan creative and leisure time activities for various age groups. 



  1. Planning art and craft activities
  2. Plan, prepare and conduct story using various methods.
  3. Plan, prepare and conduct puppet show for various age groups.
  4. Evaluating the Literature material – Children’s magazines/ newspapers / stories/ dramatization/ TV channel program on media.
  5. Creative writing/ translation and publishing– Features, articles, stories & rhyme for target group.     
  6. Preparation of kits &games which are developmentally appropriate in accord to interests.
  7. Market survey for play equipments available in the market.
Essential Readings: 
  • Thiagarajan, S. &Semmel, M.I. (undated). Instructional development for training
  • teachers of exceptional children: Module 5 How to develop structured role-play
  • materials. Bloomimgton: Center for Innovation in Teaching the handicapped Indiana   
  • University.
  • Bhatia, J.: Athavale, S. &Acharekar, D.Y. (1997). Party games: Exciting step by step  games for children. Mumbai: Navneet.
  • Kripalani, S. (undated). Fun games for parties and all occasions.: Author
  • Jellicoe, Ann. (1987). Community plays: How to put them on. London: Methuen.
  • Newson, J. &Newson, E. (1979). Toys and playthings: A practical guide for parents and teachers. New York: Pantheon Books
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