PRESIDIANS ENHANCE CRITICAL THINKING SKILLS WITH MATHS ACTIVITY
The Math Enrichment activities are a highly engaging way to challenge our little brainiacs and fast finishers with an extra challenge in our classroom! Students utilize critical thinking and problem-solving skills while building a deep and solid understanding. Keeping this in mind, we engaged and challenged our young Presidians through the 'Tambola with numbers' activity, which incorporated certain fun enriched activities. Aligned to our Maths curriculum, the activities such as Lesser/Greater, Odd/Even, Before/After/In Between numbers just engrossed the students. Mixed operations about the place of 3 digit numbers and addition further focussed on high order thinking skills. With its appealing games that combine Math practice with play, Math activities made learning goals enjoyable, and children developed efficient problem-solving strategies.
PRESIDIANS ENHANCE THEIR VOCABULARY WITH WORD CHAIN ACTIVITY
Word games are a great way to help children flex their literacy skills and have fun at the same time. Keeping this in mind, the third graders of Presidium participated in an exciting Club Activity called Word Chain. Word Chain is a brilliant word game designed for kids to build and enhance their vocabulary skills. Through this game, kids can test how good they are with words and learn some new words as well. In playing word chain games, the participants can use the last letter of the previous word to create a new word. This activity focuses on mastering vocabulary and concept development as well as spelling.
ABHIJITA GETS HER FIRST BOOK PUBLISHED AT THE AGE OF 7
Abhijita, a second-grade student of Presidium, has got her first Book published at the mere age of seven. It gives us immense pleasure and pride to share that Abhijita, the young Presidian is following the philosophy of the school 'Be What you want to Be.' Presidium school congratulates her on the grand publication of her book 'Happiness all Around.' May you bring many more laurels to the school and your parents.
PRESIDIANS DISCUSS WAYS TO PRESERVE THE OZONE LAYER!
World Ozone day is observed on September 16 every year to spread awareness among people about the ozone layer's depletion and search for possible solutions to preserve it. The Ozone layer absorbs most of the Sun's Ultraviolet rays, which can cause diseases. "Ozone for life " is the slogan for World Ozone Day 2020. On World Ozone Day, Presidians from Grade 7th - 10th participated in the activity of poster making. They depicted various events in their posters, which demonstrated how humans have been a significant cause for the depletion of the ozone layer and how important it is to take small steps to prevent further damage. This activity made the students realize the importance of each object present on this earth, and without them, life's survival is impossible. They also took a pledge to save the earth and the ozone layer by incorporating small changes in their lives.
PRESIDIANS BUILD A 3D MODEL TO MARK ENGINEER’S DAY!
Presidians of Grade 4,5 and 6 celebrated Engineers day to honour the great engineers of India. Every year India celebrates Engineer's Day on September 15, the birth anniversary of Visvesvaraya. He was one of the most prominent builders of India in the 20th century. Students built a 3D model of the famously engineered infrastructures worldwide using blocks, clay, cards, match sticks, Lego, popsicle sticks, etc at home. They were so creative by using just usual household things.
हिंदी दिवस: छात्रों ने किया राष्ट्रभाषा का सम्मान |
*सोंधी सुगंध, मीठी सी भाषा*
*गर्व से कहो, हिंदी है मेरी भाषा*
भारत देश में हर साल 14 सितंबर को हिन्दी दिवस मनाया जाता है क्योंकि इसी दिन हिंदी को देश की राजभाषा होने का गौरव प्राप्त हुआ था। विद्यार्थियों में हिन्दी भाषा को सीखने की प्रारंभिक प्रक्रियाओं में कविताओं को सुनने/ गाने का एक अलग ही उत्साह देखने को मिलता है।इसी उत्साह एवं आत्मविश्वास की भावना को जागृत करने हेतु हिन्दी दिवस आयोजन के फलस्वरूप स्वरचित कविता गायन गतिविधि प्रीसिडियम विद्यालय के कक्षा - एक के सभी विद्यार्थियों के लिए आयोजित की गई। सभी विद्यार्थियों ने उत्साह एवं प्रसन्नचित्त भावना से विभिन्न रोचक शीर्षक एवं तथ्यों पर कविता गायन प्रस्तुत किया और अपने आत्मविश्वास, रचनात्मकता, भाषा-ज्ञान एवं बुद्धि-कौशल के विकास का परिचय दिया। इसी क्रम में कक्षा -2 के विद्यार्थियों के लिए भी हिन्दी दिवस गतिविधि आयोजित की गई। इस गतिविधि के अंतर्गत सभी छात्र - छात्राओं ने प्रसिद्ध लेखक व लेखिका जैसे ( मुंशी प्रेमचन्द, रबिन्द्रनाथ टैगोर, सरोजनी नाईडू, चेतन भगत आदिI) का पात्र निभाते हुए उनके द्वारा लिखे गए प्रसिद्ध दोहे/ कविताएँ ऑनलाइन कक्षा के दौरान सभी के समक्ष सुनाये, जिन्हें सुनकर सबका हृदय प्रसन्नता और आनंद से भावविभोर हो गया।
KUDOS TO OUR TALENTED PRESIDIANS!
ANOUSHKA JOSHI of Grade VIII M has secured 1st position (Junior category), and JYESHTHA SHEKHAR of Grade XI F has secured 3rd position (Senior category) in the Zonal Solo Singing Competition. Organized by Bharat Vikas Parishad, 16 schools from Delhi / NCR participated in each category. It was an offline recorded competition. Both the students sang Patriotic songs from the booklet published by Bharat Vikas Parishad. The music was composed by our talented music teachers. Each of them received a certificate and a memento, and the school will also receive a memento for this wonderful achievement. Also, Anoushka Joshi has qualified for State Level.
PRESIDIANS PAY TRIBUTE TO THEIR LOVING GRANDPARENTS!
Grandparents are the roots of the family. The bond between grandparents and grandchildren cannot be described in words. Grandparents not only give birth to good habits and moral values in children, but they act as a necessary vitamin in their growth. So our little Presidians will thank their grandparents for the stories and memories created with them. Students of Nur, Prep, and Grade 1 virtually celebrated the Grandparents' day with full zeal. They dressed up as their Grandmother/Grandfather on this occasion and also extended their love by making a beautiful card wherein they tried to make their grandparents' faces using different materials like cotton, googly eye, and other decorative material. It was indeed a memorable day for the grandparents and the little Presidians!
PRESIDIANS MARK FRENCH NATIONAL DAY WITH ENTHUSIASM!
Presidians across the wing celebrated French National Day with great zeal and enthusiasm. Students made french flags (Drapeau français) on the spot and came up with interesting facts about France. Adding to this, they melodiously sang along with their teachers some french rhymes and songs. Lastly, to give an accurate glimpse of the event, students were also shown the video of fireworks that took place in France to celebrate the French National festival.
PRESIDIANS LEARN ABOUT THE EMPOWERING ROLE OF LITERACY
The Middle Wing (Grade 7 and 8) of Presidium had organized an activity to celebrate Literacy Day. The students elaborated about the key aspects of this day; they focused on its meaning, value, importance, and how the graph of the world changed since 1966 regarding literacy. The students also emphasized the different means one can adopt to make the world and its citizens literate. In addition to it, they also described the facts about the level of development of literacy in different countries and other key aspects extended to it like child labour and its impact on literacy. The students enjoyed the activity and portrayed their work through posters, PPTs, and charts. This activity developed a sense of value in the minds of the young Presidians and how literacy can add to the economic growth of the country and value to everyone’s life.