NATIONAL UNITY DAY: PRESIDIANS SPREAD MESSAGES OF TOGETHERNESS
"By common endeavour we can raise a country to new greatness, while lack of unity expose us to fresh calamities."-Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel
The birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel is celebrated as Rashtriya Ekta Diwas. His contribution towards the unity, integrity and safety of India were remarkable. A special assembly on National Unity Day was conducted in Presidium. The students were dressed up in the form of people from various communities to signify that the people of India are united and stays together for the prosperity of the country
PRESIDINS ADD SPARKS AND CHARM TO THE FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS
A clean and green Diwali was celebrated in school premises with festive gusto. The day started with the special assembly in the school atrium wherein the Ramayana was enacted by our talented young Presidians. Besides the speeches on the importance of Diwali, an enactment to celebrate pollution-free Diwali was also conducted. Throughout the day the students were constantly engrossed in various activities like decorating their classes, going to Diwali fare, preparing rangoli, diya and candle decoration etc. The event celebrations came to an end when students carried earthen lanterns wishing for glowing like light in the life ahead.
मात्रा बना प्रेसीडीअंस का नया अंतरा
वर्णमाला को दो भागों में बांटा गया है वस्तुत: स्वर और व्यंजन| इन दोनों को एक साथ जोड़कर वर्णमाला बनती है पर प्राय: इन दोनों के बिना शब्द रचना असंभव है इसलिए प्रीसिडियम कक्षा प्रेप के साथ ‘मात्राओं का अभ्यास’ गतिविधि करवाई गई | जिसमे बच्चो ने व्यंजन एवं स्वरों के मेल से शब्द बनाने का अभ्यास किया | इस अवधारणा के अंतर्गत छात्रों ने कक्षा में करवाई गयी मात्रा के शब्दों को उनके चित्रों के साथ मिलाया | बच्चों के शुद्ध उच्चारण पर भी ध्यान दिया गया और मात्राओं का ज्ञान विकसित कराया गया |
PRESIDIANS LEARN TO EXPRESS EMOTIONS IN CIRCLE TIME ACTIVITY
Our grade Nursery students were given a platform to express their feelings during the circle time activity. During this activity students shared their various emotions so that they can connect with each other. They were asked to sit beside each other and imitate each other's expressions and also share an experience related to that expression. This activity helped them to open up with their peers and come out of their shell freely and express themselves confidently.
GIVING SHAPE TO PRESIDIANS’ KNOWLEDGE OF 3D SHAPES
Nothing in this world exists without a shape or pattern. The tree, leaves, water, rocks, the Solar system, our machines, computers are following patterns of all sorts of mathematical shapes and equations. Keeping this in mind, the concept of 3D shapes was introduced in Grade 1. At this tender age, the students are familiarised with the vocabulary like pipe- like, cone- like, box- like for cuboid,sphere and cube respectively. Studying shapes provides many foundational skills and helps to build thinking skills, deductive reasoning and problem solving. A show and tell activity was organised wherein students participated enthusiastically and explained the various properties of respective objects. To make it more innovative, students showed various objects like lunch box, tubelight, computer etc. and shared the physical attributes of the objects and correlate it with the respective shapes. It was a fun filled activity where our confident Presidians enjoyed their learning in play way method.
PRESIDIANS BOARD THE WAGON TO REVISIT THE TOPIC ‘ANTONYMS’
"Knowledge of language is the doorway to wisdom."-Roger Bacon
Presidium conducted an activity related to antonyms for grade 2 students. During the activity, all the young learners were very excited and energetic. The activity was based on the concept of opposites through the games 'Finding Opposite Challenge' and 'Simon Says the Opposite' which encouraged students to think about opposites and use them in sentences. It was indeed a fun-filled learning experience which enhanced the understanding of antonyms and its usage.
PRESIDIANS INDULGE IN A MAJESTIC CELEBRATION ON DUSSEHRA
Presidium celebrated the festival of Dussehra with great enthusiasm.The festival of Dussehra marks the victory of good over evil. The students gave spectacular performances on the occasion. The dummies of Ravana, Kumbharan and Meghnada were on display. The primary objective of the celebration was to inform the students that everyone must be able to defeat their inner evils. On this day, our young Presidians learnt about how to achieve victory over all bad habits with good ones. Besides the story of Ramayana, the students were also made aware of the story of Goddess Durga killing demon Mahishasur for his evil deeds. Everyone around enjoyed the serene and pious atmosphere.
PRESIDIANS HONOUR GANDHIJI FOR HIS SIMPLICITY ON GANDHI JAYANTI
"The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others."-Mahatma Gandhi
Mahatma Gandhi was a strong activist who believed in the service to society. A special assembly was organized to pay tribute to Mahatma Gandhi on Gandhi Jayanti. This day commemorates the birth anniversary of the Father of Nation. The assembly started with the speeches about the life of Gandhiji and the principles he followed throughout his life. The students were motivated to follow the path of ‘ahimsa’ and ‘satya’. Our students also performed the Dandi March act and the school choir presented a beautiful song ‘Sabarmati ke Sant’.
HEART DAY: DON’T WISH FOR A GOOD BODY, WORK FOR IT
‘A healthy heart resides in a healthy body’. With this vision, a special assembly was observed on World Heart Day at Presidium. The students were informed about the importance of healthy living. They were acquainted with the do's and don'ts of a healthy lifestyle. To stress on the benefits of doing yoga and exercise, a set of exercises and yoga asanas were performed by all during assembly. The students also took a pledge that they will inculcate good eating habits and exercise regularly to remain fit and healthy. A small but powerful mantra was being given at the end of the assembly ‘Don’t Wish For A Good Body, Work For It’.
PRESIDIANS SHARED A WORTHY MESSAGE ON DAUGHTER’S DAY
Daughter's Day as the name itself says it's a day to celebrate our daughters. Keeping this in mind a special assembly was conducted in Presidium. Our young Presidians were dressed up as Indira Gandhi, Malala Yusufzai, Sania Nahewal, Kalpana Chawla etc. and told us about their achievements and their journey of life.They not only made their parents proud but also made their country name shine because of their achievements. They proved that girls are not only successful in handling household, but can stand successful in any field like politics, games, leadership or landing on the moon.