A JOYFUL LOHRI CELEBRATION WITH OUR DEAR SUDHA MA’AM
‘It is the time of the year when the sound of dhol is in the air. So dance to the beats and express that you
care while you share’. Lohri is a popular North Indian folk festival. It is a harvest festival in which people eat sheaves of roasted corn and til rice. To keep up with the celebrations, Presidium Raj Nagar celebrated this festival and welcomed 2019 with a big smiles and positivity. The event was graced by the honourable Chairperson of Presidium, Mrs. Sudha Gupta. Ma’am lit the bonfire marking the initiation of the celebration. Teachers performed breathtaking folk dance, including ‘Gidda’ and ‘Bhangra’. It was a memorable day for everyone as they expressed their heartiest greetings to their loved ones.
PRESIDIANS BRING FORTH THEIR CREATIVE ZEAL AT AD MAD COMPETITION
Advertisements are commercials that are designed to get the attention of consumers. It requires creative faculty and some quirk to find a place in the minds of the viewers. An Ad-Mad Competition was recently organised for the students of grade 4. The idea behind conducting this competition was to provide a platform to participants to explore their creativity and stage presence skills. Students presented an Ad on the topic ‘Stationery’ wherein they used their creativity and imagination to make an interesting appeal in front of their peers. They were marked on the following criteria- Clarity, impact, creativity, appeal, & simplicity. The competition gave an opportunity to bring out individual and collective talent of the students. It was a visual bliss to watch them performing with great zeal and enthusiasm.
PRESIDIANS BID A FUN ADIEU TO THE YEAR GONE BY!
‘Year’s end is neither an end nor a beginning but a going on, with all the wisdom that experience can instill in us’. Presidium , Raj Nagar bid a befitting farewell to the year 2018 by organizing class party and fun activities. The students of grade Nursery and Prep participated actively in New Year Resolution Craft Activity wherein they shared their resolutions with their teachers and friends. They also relished sumptuous food during the hour long class party followed by a Dance Session. The fun-filled celebrations concluded with special wishes from teachers and peers. It was a visual bliss to watch all the students participate enthusiastically in the activity.
PRESIDIANS PERFORM SUPERBLY IN QUIZ BASED ON INDIAN INVENTIONS
Presidium Raj Nagar recently hosted a quiz competition for the students of grade 7 & 8 on the topic ‘The Great Indian Inventions’. Questions on the inventions by Indian Inventors and the history around these inventions were asked during the first round. Students were asked about the countries who have patented numerous Indian inventions. Students selected in the round one will get the opportunity to represent Presidium at the Science Museum, Delhi. It was great learning experience for the participants as they learned about the rich scientific heritage of India.
MRS GUPTA ADDS TO THE CARNIVAL MEMORIES WITH HER BENIGN PRESENCE
The festivities of the grand Rock ‘n’ Roll Christmas Carnival of Presidium Raj Nagar was complete with the presence of the honourable Chairperson, Mrs. Sudha Gupta. The young Presidians welcomed Ma’am with great warmth and love. The proceedings of the carnival began with a cake cutting ceremony with our dear Sudha Ma’am. Ma’am wished the students and staff good luck for the event.
THE GRAND CARNIVAL:PRESIDIANS ADD TO THE FESTIVITIES OF CHRISTMAS
The fun filled Christmas Carnival was recently organised by Presidium Raj Nagar on 22nd December. The joyous event saw student, soaked in the excitement, coming along with their parents and friends for a day filled with magic show, live jam sessions, lip smacking food stalls and competitions like fancy dress. The atmosphere was filled with happiness and joy as the carnival was a perfect end to a glorious year with an extravagant welcome to the year 2019!
PRESIDIANS CELEBRATE THE SPIRIT OF SHARING & CARING ON CHRISTMAS
Christmas celebrates the spirit of joy and sharing, spreading happiness and warmth all around. Presidium Raj Nagar celebrated Christmas with a special assembly. The assembly began with the blessings of Almighty through the school prayer and Gayatri Mantra. Celebrating the fervor and joy, students danced on their favourite tunes to express their joy and happiness. The true spirit of Christmas lies in carol singing, which were were melodiously sung by the young Presidians. Santa Claus gave sweets and gifts to the students adding to their delight.
PRESIDIANS LEARN ABOUT PLACE VALUE USING THERMOCOL GLASSES
Mathematics is a dynamic subject-it is constantly changing and can never be static. It challenges us to
new horizons and forces us to look at new goals. To enhance the Mathematical skills of the students of Presidium Raj Nagar, a ‘Thermocol Activity’ was recently organised for the students of grade 3. Students learned how quantities can be shown using objects, words, actual numbers, base 10 blocks, etc., It helped solidify their understanding of what a written number really represents. As students learned about expanded form, they improved their understanding of place value, which helped them in other mathematical operations.
PRESIDIANS EMERGE VICTORIOUS AT THE ITF TAEKWONDO CHAMPIONSHIP
‘Victory doesn’t come to those who never fail, But to those who never quit.’ At Presidium, we believe in nurturing leaders of tomorrow. Young prodigies of Presidium Raj Nagar got an opportunity to participate in the 30th Delhi State ITF Taekwon-do Championship. Students exhibited extraordinary determination and courage to emerge victorious in the various levels of the game. The event provided a much needed exposure to the students and a platform to showcase their innate skills where 3650 Students participated from 192 schools across the region. Presidians won 3 Gold Medals, 4 Silver and 4 Bronze Medals in the Championship.
PRESIDIANS DEVELOP KEY MATHEMATICAL CONCEPTS WITH RANGOMETRY KITS
In order to promote the use of innovative ways for developing Number Sense, Mathematical Concepts and Reasoning, Presidium Raj Nagar organised a Maths Activity for students of grade 1 wherein students used Rangometry Kits with various shapes. They were asked to identify and describe the properties of simple shapes and patterns. The activity aimed to promote Critical Thinking and Problem Solving in classroom with the help of Jodo Gyan kits. The activity was thoroughly enjoyed by students as it fostered their analytical skills. Students felt that learning through this approach was quite an amusing experience and felt confident about the subject, thus eliminating fear of mathematics.