DEBATE COMPETITION ENHANCES PUBLIC SPEAKING SKILLS OF PRESIDIANS
Presidium organized an Inter- Class English Debate Competition to enhance public speaking skills of the students and teach them to be persuasive while expressing their thoughts and opinions. The students of grades 6-8 made their arguments more emphatic with the right facial expressions, body movements, and gestures. Later, a question round was organized for an impactful discussion wherein the audience also got an opportunity to augment their knowledge.
SHOW AND TELL COMPETITION GIVE WINGS TO PRESIDIANS’ IMAGINATION
Presidium organized a ‘Show and Tell Competition’ to develop social, emotional and language skills in students. It gave Presidians a chance to think out of the box to speak on various topics like a favourite toy, pen, toothbrush, earth, etc which help them to gain confidence, improve their vocabulary and public speaking skills. It was indeed an enriched learning experience for the students’ creative skills development.
STUDENTS CELEBRATE SARDAR PATEL’S BIRTHDAY ON NATIONAL UNITY DAY
India is a secular country with diversified cultures and the significances of their own kind. As an endeavor to solidify the bond of oneness and unification, the country celebrates the birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel as National Unity Day. On this occasion, students of grades 4-8 presented a special assembly. The program started with a prayer and a beautiful thought for the day followed by an impressive speech on the life, history and the role of Sardar Patel in the freedom struggle to establish a harmonious society. The young Presidians also presented a beautiful poem and a melodious song to spread the message of unity.
DIWALI FINDS ITS WAY TO TEACH THE VALUE OF FESTIVALS TO STUDENTS
Diwali symbolises the spiritual "victory of light over darkness, good over evil and knowledge over ignorance." On this occasion, students of grades 4-8 presented a special assembly. The Presidians presented a beautiful skit to spread the brightness and happiness of Diwali, followed by a dance and song. A message related to the safety and to protect the environment from the harmful effects of crackers during this festival was also conveyed to the students during the assembly. It was a wonderful way of teaching the students the value of our beautiful festivals.
TALENT HUNT COMPETITION GIVE WINGS TO PRESIDIANS’ DREAMS
“Everyone has talent. What’s rare is the courage to follow it to the dark places where it leads.”-Erica Jong
A Talent Hunt competition was organized in Presidium to encourage students to come forward and show their hidden talents. The idea behind organising this competition is to nurture the intrinsic qualities of students and remove stage fright among students. Students exhibit their talent through dances, poem recitation, story-telling, mono-acting, playing an instrument and singing competition. It is joyful and overwhelming to witness such efforts put in by the students.
UN DAY: YOUNG INTELLECTUALS PARTICIPATE IN ‘UNITED DAY QUIZ’
Exactly 72 years ago from today, in 1945, the United Nations officially came into being. The UN Charter was started with the promise to be "devoted to making known to the people of the world the aims and achievements of the United Nations and to gain their support for its work." From then on, October 24th is celebrated as United Nations Day every year. Presidium organized a 'United Day Quiz' to celebrate the essence of this day and to revive the knowledge gained by the students about the UN in the classes.
PRESIDIANS ENTHUSIASTICALLY PARTICIPATE IN A SOCIAL SCIENCE QUIZ
Commitment to fostering development and taking learning beyond the confines of the textbook is evident in the efforts of the teachers as they regularly conduct quizzes in class. These quizzes measure the knowledge, skills, and abilities of the Presidians. A Social Science Quiz was conducted for the students of Grade 8, which helped them enhance their understanding of various topics.
PRESIDIANS CELEBRATED THE POWER OF GIRLS ON GIRL CHILD DAY
International Girl Child Day is celebrated to increase awareness among people about all the inequalities faced by the girl child in the society. To celebrate the empowerment of girls, Presidium organized many programs and scheduled activities for the occasion, including awareness campaign on save girl child and creating a healthy and safe environment for a girl child. The event included awareness programs, self-defence training, poster making competitions for children, Nukkad-Natak, etc. It is celebrated to promote the girl's position in society.
प्रेसीडीअंस ने पोस्टर मेकिंग के माध्यम से खास सन्देश दिया
10 अक्टूबर दिन गुरूवार को कक्षा सात में एक पोस्टर मेकिंग गतिविधि करवाई गई ,जिसका विषय था- विदेशी भगाओ,स्वदेशी अपनाओ और आतिशबाजी को ना कहें | इस गतिविधि का उद्देश्य विद्यार्थियों के मन में स्वदेशी वस्तुओं के अधिकाधिक प्रयोग पर बल देना और साथ ही साथ अपने पर्यावरण को प्रदूषण से मुक्त करना था | सभी विद्यार्थियों ने इस पोस्टर मेकिंग गतिविधि में बढ़-चढ़ कर उत्साहपूर्वक हिस्सा लिया और बहुत ही सुन्दरता से व कलात्मकता से अपने मन के भावों को पोस्टर के माध्यम से प्रदर्शित किया | गतिवधि के दौरान विद्यार्थियों का उत्साह देखते ही बनता था | विद्यार्थियों की सहभागिता व प्रदर्शन सराहनीय रहा |
DUSSEHRA: PRESIDIANS GLORIFY THE MYTHOLOGY OF INDIA
India is a land of multicultural and multilingual people, thus the festivals here are celebrated in various ways in different parts of the country. The celebration of Dussehra indicates the victory of Lord Rama over the demon Ravana. To intrigue the students about the mythological history and culture, Presidium cataloged a special assembly on Dussehra. Students performed a dance. Then they pulled off the celebration with a skit on the special occasion. The day provided an opportunity for the young Presidians to have a positive take on the Indian festivals.