NCERT Class 7 EVS Pottery as a craft

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Pottery As A Craft Class 7 Environmental Studies NCERT

Class 7 Environmental Studies students should refer to the following NCERT Book chapter Pottery As A Craft in standard 7. This NCERT Book for Grade 7 Environmental Studies will be very useful for exams and help you to score good marks

Pottery As A Craft NCERT Class 7


8. Pottery as a craft


Pottery making is very common in many parts of our country. It is not only a profession but also a form of art. Lives of many people are dependent on this profession. Pottery making involves a whole lot of labour from collection of the right kind of soil, giving shape, baking, giving a final touch, painting and polishing. Pots of different shapes and sizes, colour and quality are prepared by the potters.


1. Visit a household engaged in pottery work.

2. Find out information regarding the type of soil used for making pots and from where do they get the soil from?

3. Observe the different steps that a potter undertakes in the process of pottery.

4. Note down the shape of different types of earthenwares made by the potter.

5. Make a list of the ways in which earthenwares are used.

6. Find out some of the problems faced by the potters.


Write down what you have observed about the steps involved in pottery making and the problems potters face. Prepare a report along with drawings/ photographs.


Try your hand in making good artistic earthenware of different kinds.

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