Everyone has the right to express oneself. To inculcate the
art of expression, a Hindi Declamation Competition on the topic Meethi Vaani was
organized for the students of Class II on 27 November 2017(Monday). Participants
presented their views in an effective manner with well decorated language using
idioms, phrases and sayings of renowned personalities. They stressed upon
adding politeness in our day to day conversation as this has eloped from voices
of the new generation. The judges appreciated the efforts of the participants
and applauded them for their confidence and correct pronunciation. This
activity was an opportunity for the students to showcase their oratory skills.
Title : Open House on the topics Cyber Crime and Gender Sensitization
Discussion is the most effective way of sharing knowledge.
Keeping this in mind, an open house was held for the students of class XI on
the topics Cyber Crime and Gender Sensitization. The resource person was Dr. Anu
Singh, NIE Associate, from Times of India. Honourable Principal, Academic
Director and Vice Principal also graced the session.
The session witnessed a volley of questions regarding the problems
faced by the young generation. Students voiced their opinion on these sensitive
issues and shared their personal experiences. The resource person solved the
queries and generated awareness amongst the children. They were sensitised on gender
issues and how to resolve interpersonal conflicts arising from gender issues. They
were also told how to tackle them and act assertively and respond to
challenges. This session helped the students to exchange views on the role of
family, media, career and profession in the process of gender discrimination. Another
issue under discussion was cyber crime wherein, the various possibilities of
account hacking were discussed. The resource person highlighted the need for
children to be wise enough while using cyber space.
It was a highly enriching and interactive session.
Title : Innovation Bus Showcase
Facebook Shuruaat Bus Showcase driven by Apollo tyres hosted
by Vikram Chandra and presented by NDTV India was carried out by NITI Aayog on
Childrens Day 14 November 2017. The spectacular panel discussion was based on
Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES). The views of different entrepreneurs and
eminent personalities enriched the participants with the thought of being good
mentors and facing the adverse challenges with grit and determination that an
excellent entrepreneurship demands for. Mr. Amitabh Kant CEO of NITI Aayog
quoted, India must become a nation of job creators, not job seekers. This
statement truly inspired the audience to do something for the nation. Mr.
Ramanathan, Mission Director of Atal Innovation Mission focussed on community
problems of India and importance of ATL in the education system. It was indeed
fortunate for the modernites to be a part of the enriching session. A glance at
the ATL Bus Showcase brought up a scientific aptitude among the children. The
audience gave a thunderous applause on seeing Arjun Rampal the bollywood actor
sharing his views on business start-ups and importance of practical approach in
education system. It was a tremendously inspiring program that instilled
modernites a spark to show their innovative skills for the upliftment of the
Title : What we Save, Saves us!
With the rising awareness about the importance of nature in
our lives, the colour green has become an indicative of healthy living. The
same was propagated by the students of class IV during an inter-house English
Declamation Competition on the theme Green India, Happy India held for them
on 07.11.2017 (Tuesday). The participants shared eye opening facts about the
status of greenery in Indian cities. Various measures to restore the population
of our green friends were discussed. The efforts of the participants were
applauded by the judges. Tagore House bagged the first position. Aashima and
Anusha Chaurasia from Subhash House were adjudged for the Best Content and Best
Expression titles. Manasvi Choubey from Tagore House was adjudged as the Most
Confident Child. Overall Best Performance went to Madhavan V. Nair from Tagore
House while consolation went to Nabiya Naveed from Tagore House and Tanya
Singhal from Gandhi House.
Title : Internationalism The new multiculturalism
A special class assembly was organised by the students of class IV A and IV B as a part of International School Activity on 02.11.2017 (Thursday). The participants showcased a panoramic view of Malaysia, highlighting the culture, tradition, festivals and inventions. The activity proved to be a great learning for one and all present.
Title : The Beginning of Formula 1 in Schools
A workshop on The Beginning of Formula 1 in
Schools was organized on November 7, 2017 for the students of classes VI-XII.
The resource person Mr. Tarun Bansal, representative from Formula1 introduced a
STEM based Miniature Formula1 Car Manufacturing contest and apprised the
students with the motto of the venture with the help of an informative video
and a power-point presentation. The students participated with great zeal and
enthusiasm. It was an enlightening morning session as it illuminated a spark
among students to exploit their mechanical skills.
Title : English Champs Felicitated
English Ambassadors from class II to V were felicitated for
showing their exemplary efforts and participation in the spoken English
campaign initiated by the English Department. II C, III D, IV B and V A
received the English Ambassador trophies by the Director Academics, Mrs. Geeta
Sehgal. The Director Academics, Mrs. Geeta Sehgal addressed the assembly
highlighting the importance of spoken English in the era of globalisation.
Title : Special Assembly on Rashtriya Ekta Diwas (National Unity Day)
A special assembly on Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel was conducted for the
students on October 31, 2017 on the occasion of his birth anniversary. The
students were enlightened about his life and achievements. An informative video
about the Iron man of India was shown which highlighted his commitment and
dedication towards the nation. The assembly culminated with a pledge to instill
the virtue of patriotism in students. The assembly proved to be motivational
for all the spectators.
Title : A curious mind knows no limits
An event, ATL marathon was organized by the
school on October 28, 2017. The students participated with zeal and enthusiasm
and emerged with their innovative prototypes towards the visitors. Stimulating
ideas on smart cities, combating pollution and curbing hazards through plastic
wastes were discussed. Several opinions regarding potential scientific
innovations such as Student Security System, Chopper Bike, Sky Ambulance,
Earthquake Detector Device, Innovation in Irrigation, Herbal Garden etc. were
presented. The event proved to be a massive success as it was not only interesting and informative but also depicted
advanced and developed face of science.
The diligent efforts of the students were appreciated by parents, teachers and
all the onlookers.
Title : English Ambassadors: A way to promote Our Second Language
A special assembly dedicated to the distribution of English
Ambassador trophies was conducted for the students of classes VI to XII on
October 24, 2017 in the stage lawns. The programme titled English Ambassadors
was initiated in the month of April 2017 where all the English teachers took
the upheavals to promote English language amongst the students. Badges were
given to the students as a means of positive reinforcement. This project got an
overwhelming response for the children understood the relevance of spoken
English. The gathering was enlightened with the gracious presence of our madam
Principal Ms Alka Kapur who felicitated the respective section from each class
with a trophy of Class Champ for their commendable spoken English. Her
noteworthy address on the globally renowned language underlying its importance
, chiseled every heart. The appreciation that the Ambassadors got motivated
others to follow and be the best always.