Inspired Geography 6–8 is a series of books for middle school students based on the new curriculum introduced by the Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations (CISCE).In accordance with the guidelines of the new curriculum, these books:
These books have an interactive and a child-friendly approach, so that students enjoy learning geography. They are also richly illustrated so as to make the subject come alive for the students. The series comprehensively covers the prescribed syllabus. The use of clear and simple language, and colourful tables and charts to explain concepts ensures that the books are engaging and student-friendly. Several new features have been added to the books.
The main features include:
Mrs J Balagopal has taught middle-school geography at the well-known St John’s High School, Bengaluru, for several years. Prompted by the lack of comprehensive concept-based text books on geography for middle-school ICSE students, she authored the Discover Geography series of books, on which the Inspired Geography series is based. She is now retired, but drawn by her love for the subject and for teaching, continues to work on revisions of the books to ensure that they are child-friendly, accurate and updated.