BALA: Building as learning aid


Within the last few years, we have been seeing a lot of innovations and experiments in school education. Many educators have been doing a lot of researches in education, and we can see the impact of their innovations. It is a great topic for all researches that how to make school student friendly and how to make learning a fun. "BALA" is a such activity or a concept that has a great importance for schools. BALA is a short form of  "Building As Learning Aid" where we use building for different learning purposes. It has to learn proper use of Bala in education.

School walls and floors optimization

BALA  Building as learning aid images have been using to optimize walls, floor and gallery as learning resources. A navachar. It is using school environment through developing child-friendly learning and fun based physically school infrastructure. It is needed a skilled work study for excellent performance.

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Buildings are the most expensive physical assets of a school. It is a smart idea to derive maximum educational value from them. 

Building as learning aid-Middle school

BALA is about exploring the uniqueness of three-dimensional space as a child-friendly learning resource for all children.

BALA  Building As Aid. School innovative education ideas.

BALA uses different interventions like develop the spaces to create varied teaching learning situations and develop the built elements in these spaces as teaching learning aids.

Inspirational story of Mr. Rashid

It is quite interesting and useful to use building as learning aid because there is a large scope for it. Once I visited Mr. Rashid's school where he did a lot of work on the walls of the school like painting, decoration and so many. I pleased to see his appropriate skill to use Bala in education. There was a fascinating environment where students feel really very excited to learn. He is an innovative teacher, and he did a lot of work in his school, and he is an example for other teachers. I observed various remarkable things there.

BALA is an innovative concept where we can use building element differently. Different building elements like floor, walls, gallery, corridor and green boards/white boards can be used as different learning aid. It is an innovative idea to optimize teaching aids and resources. Generally we see different types of uses of walls for painting, writing the quotes, drawing the maps etc. 

Floor as learning tool of length and width

A unit length of floor panel may be used to estimate the entire length of corridor. With a measurement scale pointed in the surrounding space, they can even measure themselves or objects that they use frequently.

Building as learning aid Bala

There may be a lot of good examples of using building as a learning aid, where many teachers use building's elements for teaching learning materials. I visited a primary school nearby me where school management committee did a wonderful work on teaching and learning aids using Bala. They painted the walls by different colors to teach the colors 

School's physical infrastructure as a learning aid

There is always a space for innovation in education. The school's physical infrastructure can be used for different learning activities, and many teachers do it very nicely. 

Floor, walls and even gates could be paint by various attractive colors. Various maps may be drawn on school walls. Bala education and activities are performed in many schools, and it is appreciated by all 

It is really worthy idea to use building as learning aid and make building more and more useful for learning activities. What would you like to say on this?
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