PRESIDIANS HONOUR THE LIFE OF NELSON MANDELA
Nelson Mandela International Day is an annual international day in honour of Nelson Mandela on 18th July every year as Mandela's Birthday. He was an extraordinary global advocate for dignity and equality. To make our Presidians aware about the contributions of the great legend, Nelson Mandela International Day was observed at Presidium Dwarka 6. The students were sensitized towards the issues like equality, generosity, self respect, dignity etc. Our aspiring Presidians were encouraged to imbibe these qualities in them. They confidently shared the quotes of Nelson Mandela and his achievements during the assembly
THEME ‘FOOD’ BECOMES INCREASINGLY INTERESTING FOR PRESIDIANS
Well-planned, hands-on activities manifest the learning and makes it effective for students to make connections to real-world situations and hence transfer gained knowledge to long-term memory. Presidium endorsed the ideology, and prosecuted it to foster learning among the students which was observed during the "Food Fair" organized recently for Grade 3. Our young explorers got opportunities to showcase their learning outcomes of theme Food studied in the subject, Environmental Science. They had chosen a regional dish, prepared it and displayed it in the respective food stall. They not only presented the dishes to the guests, but also gave them the information they learned about food like sources of food, its type like (energy giving, bodybuilding, and protective food), and the cooking process used, etc. They also shared how important it is to consume a balanced diet. It was a tremendous, fun learning experience for them.
GURU PURNIMA: SHISHYAS OF PRESIDIUM EXPRESS GRATITUDE TO GURUS
"A Guru Is Not Someone Who Holds A Torch For You. He Is The Torch." Sadhguru
It is the Guru that leads you from visible to invisible, from material to divine, from ephemeral to eternal. Today is the day to be grateful to thank, be humble and smile to your Guru who showed you the path of success, victory, truth, goodness, and many other positive traits besides the knowledge within books. On the occasion of Guru Purnima our young Presidians paid their felicitation and salutations to their teachers. A special assembly was conducted in the school atrium. The enchanting of guru mantra hymns were echoing in the school. The students were acquainted to be respectful, humble and thankful to their teachers. To sensitize them with the Guru shishya relationship they were shown the movie of EKLAVYA. The students were given a powerful message to follow the path shown by their teachers and they will lead to success.
TAKING THE FIRST STEP TOWARDS FUTURE AFTER A LONG SUMMER BREAK!
Going back to school is a reason for celebration because it means a new step towards a wonderful future! We at Presidium, celebrated “The First day after Vacations” with lot of fun filled activities. A day when the Presidians got a warm welcome by a character loved by everyone “Doraemon”. Other activities like “Feed the monkey”, “Getting Tattooed”, “Trying hands at bowling at the alley”, made the day even more convivial. Shaking a leg on foot tapping numbers, the Presidians enjoyed a lot. To make it an indelible day, the celebrations concluded by the teachers handing over memorabilia to the kids and letting them know that they were missed during vacations.
LEARNING ABOUT FRUITS & VEGETABLE WITH ATTRACTIVE FLASH CARDS
Flashcards are one of the classic study tools, and for good reason – they promote studying through active recall, which is one of the practices through which our brains learn most effectively. A ‘fun with fruits & vegetables’ activity was recently conducted for students of grade 1 to make them aware of Vegetables and fruits and enhance their reading-listening skills. The children were divided into two groups, Group 1 was given Flash card of pictures of vegetables and group 2 was given names of the vegetables. Children were excited to find their partner and match the picture with their correct name card. It was a fun-filled activity and also developed reading and promptness in the children.
रोमांचक गतिविधि से प्रेसीडीअंस ने सीखा स्वर 'आ'
ज़रूरी नहीं है के सारे सबक किताबों से सीखे जाते है कुछ सबक अपने अनुभव और माहौल से भी सीखे जाते है।
इस बात को ध्यान में रखते हुए प्रेसिडिम की प्रेप कक्षा में स्वर ‘आ’ को सीखाने के लिये एक पूर्व पठन गतिविधि का आयोजन किया गया | इस गतिविधि को प्रभावशाली बनाने के लिए शिक्षिका ने अपनी कक्षा को एक सब्जी बाजार के रूप में प्रस्तुत किया | छात्रों ने उसमे पुरे हर्ष और उल्लास के साथ भाग लिया | स्वयं सब्ज़ी वाला और ग्राहक बनने से बच्चों के आत्म विश्वास और भाषा कौशल की वृद्धि हुई | बच्चो को दी गईं भूमिका उन्होंने बड़े प्रभावशाली ढंग से नाट्य रूपांतरित की |
SUMMER CAMP: WHERE LEARNING IS SYNONYMOUS TO FUN!
Summer camp is a great opportunity to explore new things and dive into areas you love. The main aim of organising such camps is to engage kids in activities that should be enjoyable and meaningful. Keeping this in mind, a summer camp was organised to overcome the boredom of vacation and learn in an innovative way. Our Summer camp students were engrossed in activities like drawing and painting, art and craft, dancing and skating. Our enthusiastic instructors tried to make everyday a fun filled day with new innovation and enjoyment. Besides the summer camp activities, children also enjoyed movie time, free dance, treasure hunt and fun ‘n’ frolic day. Every day concluded with a small takeaway that brought a smile on their faces.
THEME ‘MYSELF’ MADE EXCITING FOR STUDENTS WITH FACE MASK ACTIVITY
“It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.” - Albert Einstein We, at Presidium thoroughly believe in this quote and plan various innovative, fun filled and creative tasks for our Presidians with a similar objective in mind. Under the theme ‘MYSELF’, our young inventive students of grade Nursery were engaged in making face masks. The supreme objective behind this activity was to make our Presidians assimilate various body parts. We achieved our objective of quality education for our students through learning and thinking in an interactive way by developing their fine motor skills, creative skills and team building skills.
STUDENTS SPREAD TEACHINGS OF LORD BUDDHA ON BUDDHA PURNIMA
A special assembly on the occasion of Buddha Purnima was recently organised at Presidium to honor the birth and enlightenment of Lord Buddha. The atrium echoed with the chants of “Buddham sharanam gachchami” mantra. Students enacted the anecdotes from his life and his preachings were also shared. Students were told to be kind to others and not to quarrel with each other. Along with this the importance of Yoga was also shared. Our flexible Presidians also gave a captivating and magnificent yoga performance on the occasion .
RECAPITULATION ACTIVITIES IMPROVED PRESIDIANS’ GRAMMAR
‘Grammar is the logic of speech, even as logic is the grammar of reason.’
As we know that grammar is the soul of the language, with this belief, we at Presidium conducted a few interesting and fun filled recapitulation activities for students of Grade 2 which were planned to reinforce the learning of 'Usage of is/are/am' and 'One and Many'. Through these activities, students were exposed to repeated target of grammatical concepts by taking them through oral practice, practically involving them in finding out the answers and listening to their classmates. All students participated and enjoyed the activities which helped them to drill more and polish their understandings in a spirit of positive encouraging environment.