On 31st August, Grade 7th and 8th students of Orchids The International School-Thane, one of the best CBSE schools around Manpada, had an enriching session on Biodiversity and Our Forest. Mr Anand Pendarkar, an imminent environmentalist and columnist addressed the students. He is the Founder &President of SPROUTS Environment Trust, he runs an NGO and works for the under privilege children. He has contributed a lot as an educationalist for, ICSE- Environmental Science syllabus framing and has under taken many Projects on the same at University level .He spoke to the students about how the activities of humans are affecting the environment. Students were shown various short movies where they realized that immediate action is required and that if each of us do our bit we can make our Earth a better place.