LITTLE STUDENTS RE-EXPLORE ACADEMIC CONCEPTS WITH FUN ACTIVITIES
At Presidium, culmination activities are our way to re-explore concepts and skills that the students learn in a span of a few months. It gives us an opportunity to brush up their knowledge as well as mark areas for improvement. A distinctive set of activities as a medium of practical learning were organised under culmination theme ‘Fun with Academics’ to readdress the concepts taught so far. The objective was to provide students with opportunities and challenges to become an expert in diverse subjects. Activities like ‘Hopscotch’, hit the colour, dice game, pictionary, 'Jod Tod ka Khel', etc. were organised to put on their thinking caps again and add a fun element to various academic topics. The little Presidians of the pre-primary wing actively participated in these activities and enjoyed a day full of fun and learning. This exciting culmination encouraged their comprehensive development in all domains.
DAUGHTER’S DAY: CELEBRATING THE BLESSING OF HAVING DAUGHTERS!
A daughter is family’s treasure and asset. She is always caring, helping and courteous. She helps her parents in every possible manner. Daughter's day is a special day to appreciate the daughters of the world. On this occasion, students of grade prep organized a special assembly to highlight the bond shared between a daughter and her parents. The objective of the assembly was to admire daughters, their contributions and the splendor they bring to families.
RISHIT NAGAR BECOMES A PROUD NTSE SCHOLAR
With immense pride, we share with you that Rishit Nagar of grade 11 has cleared the Second Level of the National Talent Search Examination conducted by NCERT and is now an NTSE Scholar. He will receive a monthly scholarship from Government till he completes his education. It is indeed a matter of prestige for the school, teachers, and parents to have been strong pillars of support to him. We are sure that Rishit shall continue to shine the brightest!
हिंदी दिवस के उत्सव पर प्रेसिडियम ने किया गतिविधियों का आयोजन
"हिन्दी भारत की राष्ट्रभाषा सन् १९१८ से है, जब महात्मा गाँधी जी ने हिन्दी सम्मेलन में हिन्दी भाषा को राष्ट्रभाषा बनाने का प्रस्ताव रखा |१४ सितम्बर १९४९ को संविधान सभा ने निर्णय लिया था कि भारत की राष्ट्रभाषा हिन्दी ही होगी | इस निर्णय को महत्व देने के लिए और हिन्दी के उपयोग को प्रचलित करने के लिए साल १९५३ के उपरांत हर साल १४ सितम्बर को ‘हिन्दी दिवस’ मनाया जाता है |
हमारे देश की राष्ट्रभाषा को बढ़ावा देने के लिए ग्रेड २ के बच्चों के लिए १२ सितम्बर २०१९ को ‘हिन्दी दिवस’ का आयोजन किया गया | इस गतिविधि के दौरान बच्चों को अपनी राष्ट्रभाषा से जुड़ने में मदद मिली|इस गतिविधि के अंतर्गत बच्चों ने विभिन्न कवियों द्वारा लिखे गए प्रसिद्ध दोहे की समझ बनाई तथा उन्हें अपनी पृष्ठ स्मृति पर लिखते हुए उसको सजाया | बच्चों ने अपने-अपने दोहे के बारे में कक्षा में चर्चा की | बच्चों ने इस गतिविधि को करते हुए ‘हिन्दी दिवस’ उत्साहपूर्वक मनाया|
WORLD LITERACY DAY: LET’S PLEDGE TO LEND A ‘READING’ HAND!
Every year on 8 September, International Literacy Day is celebrated around the world in honour of literacy and to bring awareness to the importance of closing the literacy gap. Children of grade 1 conducted a special assembly on World Literacy Day, where a beautiful message of ‘Lending a Reading hand’ was conveyed. The assembly started with a speech, where children were told the importance and meaning of literacy. They were conveyed that, literacy is not a luxury but a right and a responsibility. It was followed with a beautiful Nukkad Natak. The day was concluded by a pledge taken by all to lend a ‘Reading’ hand on this literacy day and spread education all around.
TEACHERS RECEIVE RECOGNITION AT CHAIRPERSON HONOURS FOR TEACHERS
Good teachers know how to bring out the best in students; great institutions know how to acknowledge their teachers for their contributions. Our beloved Chairperson Sudha Gupta ma’am truly believes that not all superheroes wear capes, some have teaching degrees and create magic inside the classroom. Presidium School culminated its week long Teacher’s Day celebrations with the grand Chairperson Honours for Teachers (Session 2018-19). We, at Presidium, understand that it takes a strong pair of shoulders, a determined mind, and an ambitious vision to support and scaffold our children and help them flourish into Leaders of Tomorrow. As teachers continue to tirelessly train our children, it is imperative to honour them for their devotion to the cause. The event saw teachers walk up the stage to receive their acknowledgments, while their colleagues lauded their dedication, passion and unwavering resolution to make our future brighter. Every shield, every certificate, every handshake, and every smile resonated the feeling of sincere gratitude. To make the celebration even more colourful, teachers from 7 different branches of Presidium set the stage on fire with their dance performances. One after the other, they came and left us mesmerised.
It is true, our teachers are extraordinary all-rounders, just like our students!
PRESIDIANS HONOUR THEIR MENTORS ON TEACHER’S DAY
As we all know teachers are the most important part of a child's life so it becomes all the more important to give love and respect to teachers. Teacher’s day is dedicated to Dr.Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan – the second President of India who was a great academic philosopher and one of the most well-known diplomat, scholar, President of India and above all a great teacher. The students of Presidium Indirapuram celebrated Teacher’s day with great fun and enthusiasm. A special assembly was conducted by students of grade 3. The assembly began with the dance performance on ‘Ganesh Vandana’ followed by the thought and talk highlighting the contribution of teachers in a student’s life. A speech on the life of S. Radhakrishan was presented by the students. A beautiful poem highlighting the importance of a guru (teacher) was recited showcasing the love affection and bond that holds together each and every member of the Presidium family.
CHAIRPERSON, MRS SUDHA GUPTA CONDUCTS AN INCITING SEMINAR ON ‘BEING
‘Shine like the universe is yours’ - Rumi
We all sat enamoured as our honourable Chairperson Sudha Gupta ma’am shared her enlightening insights with a thought provoking and inspiring session on ‘The Power of Being’. With ground breaking mantras of how to lead your life and take control of your emotions, she shared how simple it can be to embrace all that life unfolds before you.
She shared how being complaint free, upset free, responsible, intentional, enrolling and courageous, along with acknowledgment of priceless relationships, acceptance of problems, and honouring your word while you always remember to have fun- these 10 ingredients can make the recipe of life fruitful, wholesome and enriching.
With her 3 Guru Mantras of Being Unreasonable, having a Bigger Context and embracing the Power of Declaration, she stirred our inner selves to strive towards the fitness of our mind, along with our body.
It is here that we understood how in the same fire, clay grows hard and wax melts.
We are truly as amazing as we let ourselves be!
PRESIDIANS SUPPORT ‘FIT INDIA MOVEMENT’ ON NATIONAL SPORTS DAY
'A Healthy Mind Resides in a Healthy Body'- fitness has always been an integral part of our life and culture. Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, launched the FIT INDIA MOVEMENT today on the occasion of National Sports Day(Khel Diwas). He proclaimed that the initiative is the need of the hour and will take the country towards a healthier future. Modiji, himself addressed the crowd and appealed everyone to join the fitness drive and make a 'Fitter and Better India'. This nation- wide campaign aims to encourage people to inculcate physical activity and sports in their daily lives. The launch of Fit India Movement was telecasted live on Doordarshan. As a part of the movement, students of Grade 9 also watched the live telecast. The students were informed about the benefits of staying fit. The movement encouraged students to give priority to sports, exercise and yoga to lead a productive and pleasurable life.
CELEBRATING THE BIRTH OF LORD KRISHNA ON JANMASHTAMI
Janmashtami is a grand festival celebrated all over India to commemorate the birth of Lord Krishna, who is believed to be the eighth incarnation of Lord Vishnu. To accentuate the significance and importance of Janmashtami, a special assembly was organised at Presidium Indirapuram. The students presented a mesmerising dance performance on the life of Lord Krishna. The assembly began with a thought of the day, followed by the News Headlines. The students clad in traditional dresses, donned the roles of Krishna and Gopikas. A skit was also presented by the Presidians wherein they enacted various facets of Shri Krishna’s life and turned the stage into Vrindavan. and were elated to swing the Krishna Jhoola.