The Catsup Museum’s digital stroll round makes studying fruitful and banana-mazing.
For the previous few months, households have had the chance to remain protected at residence collectively. Even now, with the easing of the quarantine, mother and father and youngsters are discovering methods to bond and be taught indoors. Dad and mom specifically are being extra inventive with options to maintain their youngsters entertained whereas fostering growth on the similar time. With the huge vary of assets accessible on-line, hanging a steadiness between academic and enjoyable can show to be considerably tough.
A part of The Catsup Museum’s mission is to make studying pleasing. Based by NutriAsia in partnership with The Thoughts Museum in 2017, the institution opened its doorways to immortalize the story of the well-loved Filipino banana catsup. By means of wealthy visuals and spectacular shows, guests get a deeper understanding of the model’s historical past and the way catsup is made. The gallery was set as much as promote the Filipino virtues of ingenuity, resourcefulness, and laborious work, which all go into every bottle of banana catsup.
This month, the museum goes on-line, through a digital tour and an interactive module aimed to supply helpful and amusing assets for teenagers of all ages. The digital stroll round takes viewers to the interactive reveals of the museum whereas giving in-depth commentary and mini quizzes per space. To make the tour extra immersive, it additionally provides 360o viewing, for guests to go searching the place. By the way in which, a trusty banana additionally acts because the information.
The tour begins on the Corridor of the Pure Historical past of Banana, the place one learns extra in regards to the condiment’s fundamental ingredient, from the place it’s first planted, its life levels, and the vitamins it offers. After which, audiences are led to the Maria Ylagan Orosa Corridor, named after the Filipina meals technologist, chemist, humanitarian, and warfare heroine who invented the banana catsup. Contributors are then taken behind the scenes into how every bottle of catsup is produced within the Manufacturing Corridor, a duplicate of producing factories. The stroll round ends within the Banquet Corridor, which options larger-than-life meals shows representing dishes banana catsup could be loved with.
For youths who love movies and video games, there may be an interactive module titled Banana 101, which focuses on the marvel fruit. Youngsters can take pleasure in a sequence of entertaining actions that can train them the whole lot in regards to the potassium stick, from its historical past and life cycle to how they’re grown and processed into the meals we eat.
These digital assets are all a part of the educational platform Homeschool: Masarap Matuto, Masaya Magazine-Aral, by NutriAsia. To be taught extra about museum and to entry its studying assets, go to nutriasia.com/catsup-museum/.