Earth building camp

Course Description

Why learn this course?

Earth building camp is an exciting educational program where children learn how to build furniture using earth. Come, get your hands dirty and indulge yourself in a week of design and hands-on construction experience at the farm!!

Architecture and its environmental impact: The construction industry is one of the world’s greatest contributors to the greenhouse gases and in some countries, forms 50% of the total carbon dioxide emissions. The recent economic growth had led to a construction boom and thereby the emission load of CO2. The need for eco-friendly buildings and the use of natural materials is crucial now more than ever.

The rise of Consumerism: We are becoming a highly resource and labour dependent society. From building houses to furniture, we buy them all. This has hampered the learning process of our society. The scope of problem-solving and the process of exploration has been slowed down.

Building or making things is an attitude. The ability to see a table, chair or a small pencil box and then identifying the process of building is a fundamental nature of a builder. Through the Earth building program, kids learn to observe the things around them and understand how they are made and how to build it with minimal impact on the environment.

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Camp Overview

Why should you choose this camp? How do we drive the curriculum? What would your kid learn from this camp?

Day 1 - Can we build houses without bricks and cement?

Introduction to natural building, earth building methods - Cob, bricks, wattle & daub, hands-on exploration.

Day 4 & Day 5 - Working on Project

Based on clients requirement, kids may build earthen furniture, shelves or earthen oven

The team of Youngsters of Mango education interacting with kids, with the aim of making them to learn out of curiosity and fun makes the whole process of learning a real enjoyment

Sujatha Krishnamurthy
Parent, Coimbatore

Day 2 - Thinking design

Understanding Design thinking process. Kids try to design their own wallet

Samyuktha Saravanan
Sustainable Architect
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Day 3 - Ideation

Project brief discussion, Questionnaire preparation & interaction with Client , Design - ideation & finalization

Camp Details

Camp particulars, and other details

Camp 1

Devararayapuram
Aspen Garden - Map

May 27 - 31
10 am - 4 pm

Early bird booking
7500 INR - Pay now

On-spot or later
8300 INR

loved logic,math, computer programming. I loved systems & logic approaches. And I also figured architecture is this perfect combination
- Maya Lin