Revisiting The Joy of Learning

This IRC publication was published in 2005, but the participatory learning activities on sanitation and hygiene for teachers and pupils are still relevant and useful. So this is an opportunity to revisit The Joy of Learning. You can download the whole book, but you can also download separate chapters or activities.



1.8 The who game

Gender and school sanitation, water and hygiene are dealt with in this section of The Joy of Learning.

1.8_The_who_game.pdf (33.4 kB)

2.1 My beautiful school

School sanitation, hygiene and water are the topics for activities in this section of The Joy of Learning.

2.1_My_beautiful_school.pdf (31.4 kB)

2.2 Ouch and bah

It is very important to deal with solid waste disposal in a safe way and this section in The Joy of Learning gives good ideas to raise awareness with children.

2.2_Ouch_and_bah.pdf (70.2 kB)

2.3 The unseen enemy

Learn children more about worm infections and how to avoid diseases in this section of The Joy of Learning.

2.3_The_unseen_enemy.pdf (33.6 kB)

2.4 The six F's

What are the six F's and how can you avoid diarrhoeal disease transmission read more in this section of The Joy of Learning.

2.4_The_six_Fs.pdf (98.6 kB)

2.5 Racing to the loo

Methods for learning on diarrhoeal diseases, handwashing, latrine use and hygiene, economic water use or 8-11 year olds in The Joy of Learning.

2.5_Racing_to_the_loo.pdf (31.6 kB)

2.6 Building blocks

More on latrine design and construction for 8 - 14 year olds in this section of The Joy of Learning.

2.6_Building_blocks.pdf (90.4 kB)

2.7 Wonderful waste

Skill development on solid waste disposal, reuse, recycling for 11-14 year old children in The Joy of Learning.

2.7_Wonderful_waste.pdf (78.4 kB)

3.1 What's in your water

Learning skills around domestic hygiene, safe water collection for children aged 10-14 in this chapter of The Joy of Learning.

3.1_Whats_in_your_water.pdf (55.8 kB)

3.2 I drink safe water

Learn children the importance of safe drinking water with the methods described in The Joy of Learning.

3.2_I_drink_safe_water.pdf (166.7 kB)

Video

Hygiene: a crucial piece of the puzzle for the impact of WASH

In this podcast, experts talk about hygiene promotion, handwashing and behaviour change, highlighting an experience in Bhutan.

Hygiene: a crucial piece of the puzzle for the impact of WASH