The school hosted Kathak Dance recital by the Kathak Guru
Smt. Shovana Narayan under the aegis of Spic Macay on 18 November 2016. The
artists were accorded a warm welcome and the programme commenced with the
lighting of the ceremonial lamp.
Shovana Narayan, a name synonymous with kathak, set the
stage on fire with her scintillating kathak performance. This one hour session
with one of the best danseuse form was a spiritual journey into the world of
classical act form. Dancing her way into the heart.. the celebrated artist Shovana
Narayan displayed exceptional skills showcasing music, love and dance in an
unique Indian classical dance form. She brought about manifestation of dance in
forms of nature. Her moods and movements changed fast with the shift in the
presentation of different images like peacock, elephant, horse etc. making each
of them live on the stage. The highlight of the show was her dance segment
wherein she brought alive the feeling of Draupadi. The lecture cum
demonstration of this genre of Indian classical dance was indeed an enriching
and magical experience for the audience. The session was highly inspiring for
the budding classical dancers of the school.
Title : Charity Begins at Home
In a pursuit to bring smiles and cheers on the faces of
students of Sarthak Prayas , a Lantern Making activity was organized for on
November 16, 2016. They were taught the skill to make beautifully coloured
lanterns with a battery operated light in it. Material such as kite papers,
bamboo sticks were used that brightened the effect of the lanterns. All the
children participated in the activity with a lot of enthusiasm and fervour. The
small learning session transcended recreational feeling breaking the monotony
of the day.
Title : Beti Bachao,Beti Padhao An Awareness Campaign
In an endeavour on Beti Swabhiman Divas was celebrated under
the aegis of District Disaster Management Authority at Maharaja Agrasen
Institute Of Technology , Rohini on 13 November 2016.A plethora of activities
were organised which showcased the hidden talents of students.
Pink Half Marathon was the most striking event wherein
sprinters ran to spread awareness of the theme.Furthermore Rangoli and Poster
making competitions added myriad of colours. Medals and certificates pumped up
the energies of all the participants.The activities sensitised everyone to
develop compassion and sympathy towards our prized possessions - the Girls with
a promise to give them wings to fly.
Title : Satguru Nanak Pragateya, Mitti Dhund Jag Chaanan Hoya
The Prakash Utsav i.e birth anniversary
of the first Sikh Guru, Guru Nanak Dev was celebrated with much spiritual fervor
in the school. A sense of peace and tranquility filled the air. A special
assembly was put up on the occasion. The festive event commemorated with Prabhat
Pheri which was led by five children who were dressed up as Panj
Pyare. This was followed by the Shabad recitation by the students
epitomizing their faith in the glory of Guru Nanak Dev Ji. Ek Onkar and Japji
Sahib was recited and Karah Prasad was distributed to
School also witnessed addition of another fascinating feather in its precious cap of honour as Madam Principal inaugurated the magnificent LED screen installed in the school premises. This will surely be instrumental in enhancing teaching learning process.
It was indeed a
spiritual morning wherein the students and teachers were infused with a feeling
of brotherhood, humanity and a firm belief in the Almighty.
Title : Story telling session on Korean Fairy Tales
A story is a song line of a person life. We need to sing it and we
need someone to hear the singing
A story telling session on Korean Fairy Tales was organized
for classes II, III and IV on 10.11.2016 (Thursday). The stories were presented by a collaborative
team from the Korean Culture Centre
(India) and Assitej India. The
artists presented three different Korean tales, The Woodcutter and the Heavenly
Maiden, Mr. Moon and Ms. Sun and The Faithful Daughter- Sim Cheong in
three different styles. They amazed the students with their dramatization
skills and drew thunderous applauses from the audience. The students had a
great time watching their presentation.
Title : Modernites a part of HUM LOG show of NDTV
Sood & Ms. Paridhi Chhabra along with 15 students of class IX and X went
for an interaction initiated by NDTV on 6 November, 2016 on Pollution in Delhi.
The Panel Constituted MS. Ameeta M Wattal, Principal, Springdales School, Mr,.
Jai Ghar Gupta, CEO, Nirvana Being, MS. Namita Gupta, Founder Airveda, Mr.
Vivek Chattopadhyaya, Prog. Manager, Air Pollution Control Unit, CSE, Dr.
Rommel Tickoo, Consultant Internal Medicine Max HealthCare, Mr. Saurabh
Bharadwaj, leader AAP and Ms. Jyoti Vadra. It was suggested that air purifiers should be constantly used by Mr. Jaideep Gupta. Dr. Tickoo suggested that
asthma patients in particular should stay indoors. Mr. Vivek Chhatopadhyaya
suggested that an Action Plan should be set up for such environment exigencies.
highly interactive session where students got the opportunity to give voice to
Title : Our Country is the Earth, we are the citizens of the world
Under the aegis of great leaders at Modern Public School,
who firmly believe in the amalgamation of globe diversity, the scholars of
class III celebrated China Day on 4 November 2016(Friday) and enjoyed a voyage
to our very own neighbouring country The Peoples Republic of China.
As a Chinese proverb says, The man who moves a mountain,
begins by carrying away small stones, likewise, our small but firm steps to
intermingle with the world help us to become global citizens. The celebration
gave the students a deep insight of the Chinese culture and tradition. Lotus
Dance, Fan Dance, Farmers Hat Dance and Dragon Dance were the main attractions
of the programme.
Feng Shui, an ancient Chinese art and science for good
health, could be seen on the stage every where which created a positive aura.
Learning follows us everywhere and China Day festivity
proved to be that great learning experience for everyone present. The
celebration ended with inspiring words of Madam Principal and Director Academics.
Colourful balloons with a message of eternal world peace were also released by
Title : Failure without the loss of enthusiasm, begets ultimate success
A Hindi Declamation Competition was organized for the
students of Class VI on November 3, 2016, on the theme Asafalta Hi Safalta Ki
Sidhi Hai. It was overwhelming to observe wonderful participation by the
students. The budding orators spellbound all the spectators with their
mind-luring speeches wherein they cited illustrations from the lives of icons
like Abraham Lincoln, Robert Clive and Bill Gates. The participants, with their
power of speech, successfully established the role of the failure in begetting
success, and their diligent efforts were praised by the jury. The contest
proved to be an inspirational learning experience for both, the speakers as
well as the listeners.
Title : Fire mock drill - ensuring safety
We cannot stop natural disaster but we can arm ourselves
with knowledge; so many lives wouldn?t have to be lost if there was enough
- Petra Nemcona
In continuation with the exercise to create awareness among
the students about disaster management a fire mock drill was conducted for the
students and teachers of the school on 2 November 2016. A group of fire
fighters from Fire safety Management Academy, Rohini, headed by station officer
Kaushal Kishore armed with necessary paraphernalia required for the fighting
and rescue operations positioned themselves at various points to demonstrate to
the children various techniques to tackle fire accidents.
The station officer explained and demonstrated different
improvised methods being followed to rescue and evacuate people caught in such
emergency situations besides explaining the ways to operate fire extinguishers
and use first aid techniques. They also enriched the students about the
scientific principles and logics behind extinguishing fire while demonstrating
instruments like curtain branch, UK
branch, extension ladder and electric fire foams.
Title : Bhai Dooj Celebration
Students of Modern public school, Shalimar Bagh felt blessed
and privileged to tilak the police personnel posted at Ashok Vihar and Shalimar
Bagh Police Stations on the occasion of Bhai Dooj on 1 November 2016.
The Superintendent Head of Police and other office bearers
were overwhelmed when the children put a Tilak and prayed for their well being
, long life and prosperity. Students felt so special when the police officers
showered their love and blessings by offering traditional sagan in form of
This exposure enabled the students to value the
indispensable role the Police plays in enabling the masses to enjoy festivals
with great pomp and show. The students were apprised of the fact that these
saviours of the nation, who work day in and out for our safety , hardly get any
opportunity to celebrate and enjoy festivals with their near and dear ones .
Thus , this gesture left a deep imprint of reverence not
only in the souls of these patriots but also in the hearts of Modernities.