What is The Reason for Including This Activity in The History Textbook ?
“Image that you have come across two old newspapers reporting on the Battle of Shrirangapattanam and the death of Tipu Sultan. One is a British paper and the other is from Mysore. Write the headline for each of two newspapers.”
What is the reason for including this activity in the history textbook of class VIII?
- Create a record of annexation by the British
- Communicate British policies to the masses.
- Develop writing skills in students.
- Develop the concept of diversity of views in students.