Founder of the immensely successful Tata Group, India’s first conglomerate company, and the man who established Jamshedpur, Jamsetji Tata has changed the face of business in the country. His contribution to the cotton and iron industries helped strengthen India’s economy. He even established the Taj Mahal Hotel in Colaba, Mumbai. The great Jamsetji Tata’s inspirational story from humble beginnings as the son of a priest to becoming the ‘Father of Indian Industry’ is an inspiration to us all. Read about the industrialist’s life and legacy in this book.
This product contains reading material as well as 5 interactive activities (3 inside the book and 2 additional sheets) and requires a child’s active participation. We’d love for your child to feel a deep connection with our books and to hold them dear.
Ages – 3 years and above
Pages - 34, with two additional activity sheets
Please click on the link to see a short video of the book https://youtu.be/vGCxST4Mx7A
How to read Yug People?
The Yug People series has been carefully designed for littles ones to experience these stories over a few stages:
1st Phase: In the illustration based reading phase, children understand the content through the art.
2nd Phase: The next phase is the read aloud phase in which parents and children spend quality time while reading the pages aloud. This stage helps children develop their grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation.
3rd Phase: Then comes the self read phase. Children are able to recognize words and read sentences on their own. In this stage, they hone their reading skills, develop phonetic understanding and can now memorize text.
4th Phase: The learning phase is the fourth stage in this process. After going over the text several times, children shift from rote learning to a deeper understanding of the text. They are now able to recognize teachings from the text and explain it in their own words.
Who is an industrialist?
A businessperson whose work has created a thriving industry is called an industrialist. When an industry is born, it creates jobs, opportunities and new areas of work, often that which has never been done before. Industrialists are calculated risk-takers and game changers, who thrive on challenges and create avenues to grow and flourish.
What are the benefits of reading?
The holistic benefits of reading are aplenty:
~ Reading aids in the development of the child’s cognitive abilities, including memory, comprehension and learning.
~ If you want your child’s vocabulary and language skills to improve, read to them for at least 30 minutes every day.
~ Reading helps a child’s analytical thinking skills to improve, as well as strengthens focus and concentration.
~ There is no better way of encouraging children to think creatively and to be curious. Spark a child’s imagination and watch them transform into happier, more confident and more self assured little humans.
~ Reading is an excellent way to spend quality time with your children
Why is it important for children to read about India?
Culture, identity, dreams and knowledge are closely knit with one another.
Our books familiarize children with various facets of Indian culture, starting at a young age.
Reading about our historic past will evoke a sense of pride in our legacy and the identity borne from it. This creates a deeper bond with our heritage and ingrains a rich value system that is tied with our identity.
The great men and women of our country are inspirational, and children can learn a lot from their lives and accomplishments. When children discover role models they can identify with, they thrive and start dreaming of goals they can work towards. We want a brighter future for our children and the country, let’s start with showing our children that they can achieve anything they put their minds to!
What is Yug People?
Yug People is a series about visionaries and game-changers who have left a lasting legacy and played a monumental role in India's history. Through dedication, perseverance and grit, these dynamic personalities forged their own paths and are an inspiration. Their lives and incredible stories have shown us that humans have the capacity to overcome their greatest obstacles, to fight the odds and come out victorious, if we can out our mind
This series includes sports legend Milkha Singh, industrialist Jamsetji Tata, scientist and former President APJ Abdul Kalam, freedom fighter Bhagat Singh, actor Raj Kapoor and the courageous Neerja Bhanot amongst many others.
Details of the book
Book Code: Y2
Book Type: Paperback, matte laminate with punching & perfect binding
Size: 8 1/4″ * 11 3/4″ (A4) – 29.7cm * 21cm * 0.3cm
Pages: 34, with two additional activity sheets