CHRISTMAS CARNIVAL ENLIVENS THE FESTIVE SPIRIT AT PRESIDIUM
The Christmas bells ringing and the New Year approaching surely fill one and all with energy and enthusiasm. Like every year, our school organised the most cherished and fun filled event of the year, Christmas Carnival, on 22 December. The school's sprawling ground bore a very festive look with Christmas colours strewn all over and the chilly winds only added fuel to the fire for the fun loving. A wide range of stalls had been put up for games and satisfying taste buds of the students and parents alike. Jam Sessions, Live Band and Stage Performances created the magnetic fervour that pulled more and more people towards the venue. The presence of Mrs. Sudha Gupta, honourable Chairperson of the group, made sure that nothing was short of quantity and quality.
MENTAL MATHS QUIZ ASSISTS STUDENTS TO LEARN MENTAL MATHS SKILLS
A “Mental Math Quiz” was conducted for grades 4-10. It assessed the mathematical skills of the students with a varying degree of difficulty. There were several rounds for the quiz including Number patterns, Measurements, Geometry in Nature, Simplification, Mixed Bag, Puzzle Solver and Rapid Fire. Summing up, the quiz facilitated the effective learning of mental math skills and participation of students as a team and an alert audience.
WORK EDUCATION: THE ONLY SOURCE OF KNOWLEDGE IS EXPERIENCE
Presidium organised Work Education classes for the students in which they were given the opportunities to learn various types of work. The activities included Group Discussion on Environmental Awareness, Meal Planning under Healthy Food and Flameless Cooking and drawing Fine Arts on the theme of Christmas, etc. The students enthusiastically participated in the classes offered and benefitted from these a lot.
STUDENTS CREATE AWARENESS ON NATIONAL POLLUTION CONTROL DAY
To spread awareness on managing and controlling pollution, grade 3 students of Presidium Sonepat celebrated National Pollution Control Day. Facilitators of the class explained the numerous types of Pollution and how badly it is causing a big threat to the various species living on mother Earth. Children were also taught how we can create a pollution free earth. They were also encouraged to grow more trees, carpooling and banning plastic bags. Apart from this, they also made posters with slogans like ‘Be a part of Solution, not a part of pollution’. It was concluded with a rally which was carried out in the school where slogans were raised to sensitize students about the deteriorating state of Earth.
ANNUAL SPORTS DAY INTENSIFIES ENERGY OF THE PRESIDIANS
Presidium celebrated its Annual Sports Day on the sprawling grounds of the school. It was a day filled with fervour and exhilaration, amidst thrills and cheers. The event commenced with the felicitation of our Honourable Chairperson Mrs. Sudha Gupta and the venerable Guest of Honors. The day was entailed by the races wherein the participants participated with full verve and vigour. It was a delight to see the excitement with which the students challenged themselves to attempt a variety of races such as sprint race, find the coin race, hurdle race, relay race etc. This day made our students understand the importance of having self -belief, being focused and goal-oriented.
PRESIDIUM CONDUCTS A POSTER MAKING ACTIVITY ON DIABETES DAY
Presidium conducted a Poster Making Activity for the students of
grade 4 and 5 where they were given the theme ‘Family and Diabetes’. On
this day, they took this initiative to make people aware about this disease which is affecting every household. They promoted the role of the family in the management, care, prevention and education of diabetes. Through their colourful and meaningful posters they largely spread the message that diabetes can be prevented through regular physical activity, a healthy and
balanced diet, and also promoted healthy living environments. It was a fun-filled day
where they promoted the need of keeping themselves and their family saf
SPELLATHON COMPETITION ENRICHES VOCABULARY OF STUDENTS
A Spellathon Competition was organized to enhance the vocabulary, pronunciation, and understanding of words in Presidians. The students participated in six grilling rounds and they were also abuzz with excitement. This competition helped to improve their observational skills. This competition was conducted to make our young leaders effective and impressive communicators. It was a great exercise to make students learn spellings in different ways. It was a great brainstorming activity for our champions.
STUDENTS CELEBRATE GURUPURAB, PNEUMONIA DAY & EDUCATION DAY
Presidians pay tribute to Guru Nanak Dev Ji on his birth anniversary. The students organised a ‘Prabhat Pheri’ and spread the message of peace and humanity. It was followed by a special assembly in which ‘Shabad’ and ‘Ek Onkar’ were beautifully presented by the students with due regard and devotion. A wonderful presentation enlightened everyone with the teachings of Guru Nanak Dev Ji. As the day also marked the National Education Day and the World Pneumonia Day, the school made the students aware about their significance through speeches and presentations and made them more responsible towards the community and the world they live in. Our future leaders joined hands to raise awareness and to advocate for global action to protect against, help prevent, and effectively treat the deadly illness pneumonia.
PRESIDIUM CELEBRATES AN INFORMATIVE WORLD TSUNAMI DAY
Tsunamis are among the most devastating natural disasters and know no coastal borders. To spread the awareness amongst the young leaders of tomorrow, Presidium organised a ‘Poster Making Activity’ for the students of grade 4 to celebrate World Tsunami Day with the aim of spreading the message to save lives during the harsh hours. The observance of the day helped to spread awareness in matters related to the dangers of tsunami and stressed on the importance of early warning systems in order to mitigate damage from the hazard. The students also made an awareness plan about the actions to be taken during such a crisis.
CANCER AWARENESS DAY: STUDENTS CLEAR CANCER MYTHS AND FACTS
Presidium took the initiative in making people aware about cancer and organised a ‘Poster Making’ activity on National Cancer Awareness Day for the students of grade 5, so that they can spread the message curing and preventing this dreadful disease. Through their posters they succeeded in making people aware that they can fight this disease with their will power. At the same time, they made everyone aware about how to identify the symptoms of cancer and educate people around oneself to help in fighting this disease.