Environmental Action Plan

My Pledge
I will never ask for carry bag.
I will carry my own bag.
I Do It Properly:

I don't litter. I use always dust bins.

Rally on World Environment Day

My Pledge:
I will buy only local varieties of fruits and vegetables.
I Do It Properly:
I organize a food festival with local traditional food items in our school.

Rally on World Wetlands Day

My Pledge:
I will use bicycle for short distances
I Do It Properly:
I organize a flower show with local flowers and flowering plants.
I organize an exhibition on solar energy and appliances.
I grow native plants for flowers and fruits.

Rally on Clean and Greens Day

Underground Water

The rain water and the water from melted ice that reaches under the surface of the earth through pores and cracks are called underground water. Some underground water may originate from the steam rising from molten rock materials deep within the earth. Erosive action of water on limestone rocks turns their pores into such big sink holes that even a river if that is drained into them would disappear. Fell Bank River in Yorkshire sank into a 111- meter deep hole.

            Springs and artesian wells owe their existence to the flow of underground water. Artesian wells are of great economic importance in the mountain ringed basins in the semi-arid climatic regions of the world. There exist more than 18 thousand artesian wells in the world’s largest artesian basin in Australian. Artesian wells have been sunk in the Terai region of India for irrigation and supply of drinking water. The underground water is very useful in our daily lives. It not only provides us the drinking water but also a valuable source of water for irrigation purposes.



Test for Starch

Preparation of Dilute Iodine Solution
                                                          
Take a test tube or a cup and add few drops of Iodine solution to it. Then dilute it with water till it becomes light yellow/brown in color.

Dilute Iodine Solution


Take a sample of food item in another test tube. Add a few drops of dilute Iodine solution on the sample you have collected.


Observe the change in color. What do you find?

If the substance turns dark-blue or black it contains starch.






List of Specialist Doctors

Allergist: A medical practitioner specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of allergies.

Andrologist: A physician who performs laboratory evaluations of male fertility.

Anesthesiologist: A specialist who administers an anesthetic to a patient before he is treated.

Audiologist: An audiologist is a trained professional who measures hearing loss and can fit hearing aids.

Cardiologist: A specialist who treats disorders of the heart and circulatory system.

Dentist: A person qualified to treat the diseases and conditions that affect the teeth, gums, and the repair of teeth and extraction of teeth.

Dermatologist: A doctor who specializes in the physiology and pathology of the skin.

Diabetologist: A doctor who specializes in the treatment of diabetes mellitus.

Endocrinologist: A specialist in the treatment of hormone diseases, such as diabetes, metabolic disorders, thyroid diseases and hypertension.

Gastroenterologist: A physician who specializes in diseases of the gastrointestinal tract.

Gastrologist: A gastrologist is a doctor who studies the gastric system such as the stomach and its diseases.

Gynecologist: A specialist who treats female reproductive and sexual organs.

Hematologist: A doctor who specializes in diseases of the blood and blood-forming organs.

Hygienists: A person skilled in the practice of hygiene.

Immunologist: A medical scientist who specializes in immunology.

Internist: A specialist in internal medicine.

Leprologist: A specialist who devotes special attention to the study of the nature and origin of leprosy and to its treatment.

Neonatologist: A physician specializing in the care of newborns.

Nephrologists: A specialist in the treatment of kidney diseases and disorders of the kidneys.

Neurologist: A specialist in the treatment of disorders of the brain, spinal card and the rest of the nervous system.

Obstetrician: A specialist who takes care of woman during and immediately after the period of pregnancy and birth.

Oncologist: A specialist in the treatment of many types of cancer.

Ophthalmologist: A specialist who studies and treats eye diseases.

Orthopedist: A specialist who treats injuries and diseases of the bones.

Orthoptist: A specialist in non-surgical treatment of visual disorders caused by imbalance of the eye muscles, such as strabismus.

Otolaryngologist/ ENT Specialist: A specialist in the disorders of the ear or nose or throat.

Pathologist/Diagnostician: A doctor who specializes in medical diagnosis.

Pediatrician: A specialist of children’s diseases.

Perinatologist: An obstetrician specializing in perinatology.

Podiatrist: A specialist in the diagnosis and care of foot disorders, including their medical and surgical treatment.

Psychiatrist: A specialist attempts to alleviate mental and emotional disturbances and disorders.

Pulmonologist: A specialist in the treatment of the lungs and respiratory system.

Radiologist: A medical specialist who uses radioactive substances and X-rays in the treatment of disease.

Rheumatologist: A specialist in the treatment of arthritis and other disease of joints, muscles, and bones.

Serologist: A medical scientist who specializes in serology.

Surgeon: A surgeon is a specialist in surgery. Surgery is a broad category of invasive medical treatment that involves the cutting of a body, whether that of a human or other animal, for a specific reason such as the removal of diseased tissue to repair a tear or breakage.

Toxicologist: A specialist who studies the nature and effects of poisons and their treatment.

Urogynecologist: A physician that deals with women's health, especially with the health of women's reproductive organs and urinary tract.

Urologist: A specialist in the treatment of the urinary organs in the female and urinary and sex organs in males.

Venereologist: A specialist in the treatment of sexually transmitted diseases.

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