A COLOURFUL HOLI CELEBRATION WITH MRS. SUDHA GUPTA
‘Holi is a time to reach out with the colors of joy. It is the time to love and forgive. It is the time expresses the happiness of being loved and to be loved through colors.’ Presidium always look for ways to expose students to various cultures and their celebrations. Not only does this exposure allow students to learn to embrace diversity, it shows them how everyone and everything is connected. Holi is a colorful festival which brings the spirit of joy and enjoyment along with it. The students and teachers exchanged Holi greetings, while sprinkling colours on one another. A cultural show was also organized where blooming buds of the primary and pre-primary sections sang songs, danced and sprinkled colours on each other. School principal Alka Singh encouraged students to play Holi with natural colours and flowers.
PRESIDIANS DISCOVER THEIR HIDDEN TALENT WITH ART WORKSHOP!
Art and craft helps students develop mentally, socially and emotionally. Creating art may boost their ability to analyze and solve problem. It also helps them to improve fine motors skills and boost self-confidence. To bring out the undiscovered talents and hone the innovative skills of students, an Art workshop was recently organised at Presidium Gurgaon. The workshop aimed at encouraging, nurturing and showcasing every child’s natural creative flair. Students learned to explore the extent of their imagination and expressed themselves without any fear. They enjoyed making and learning by doing an origami paper fish and and paper bird. It was very enriching & enjoyable experience for the learners as they were free to express their thoughts by giving free rein to their imagination and creativity.
PARENT ORIENTATION: AN INFORMATIVE SEMINAR ON CURRICULUM
A parent orientation seminar was recently held at Presidium Gurgaon with an aim to familiarize the parents with the new session of their children. Parents were told about the curriculum and schedule of the new session.
PRESIDIANS LEARN ABOUT VIRTUES WITH A STORYTELLING SESSION!
Storytelling forms a crucial part in developing a child’s overall personality. By telling stories that come
with a meaningful message, we can inculcate qualities like wisdom, courage, honesty, etc. from an early age into the little ones. Presidium believes in creating such opportunities for our students so that learning comes along with having fun. Keeping this in mind, a storytelling session was recently held grade Nursery where the children enacted stories while their teacher narrated the story ‘The Greedy Lion’. Students performed with a lot of confidence and enthusiasm while having a wonderful time listening to it with special effects. They also learnt about animals and their virtues. It was indeed a fun filled day where not only the students, but also the teachers enjoyed the session thoroughly.
PRESIDIANS LEARN THE ART OF ORIGAMI WITH A FUN CRAFT ACTIVITY!
Origami, the ancient art of paper folding, can prove to be a great tool in today’s education system This art form engages students and sneakily enhances their skills including improved spatial perception and logical and sequential thinking. Origami excites other modalities of learning. It has been shown to improve spatial visualization skills using hands-on learning. Such skills allow children to comprehend, characterize, and construct their own vernacular for the world around them. The students of grade 3 participated in craft activity dedicated to origami with great zeal and high spirits. They were amazed to see transformation of a flat square of paper into a finished sculpture through paper folding. Budding stars created unique and exclusive shapes to showcase their finesses in paper craft. This activity triggered their imagination and enhanced their creative skills.
HAPPY FEET COMPETITION: VIVACIOUS DANCERS SET THE STAGE ON FIRE!
When we try to translate the vitality of our life energy into fluid moves, we dance. Every dance performance is unique as every dancer is a unique being throbbing with life. Dance is a great way to experience joy, success and feelings. Everyone loves this amazing flavour of human art. In fact, it is an art which not only requires a completely physical but also mental as well as spiritual attention. With the aim of honing the dancing skills of the students, Presidium organized a glittering Dance Competition ‘Happy Feet Dance Competition’ for students of grade 1 to 3. The themes of the competition were “Indian Folk Dance, Patriotic Dance and Western Dance Style’. The vivacious dancers set the floor on the fire with their energetic performances. Boys and girls dressed in beautiful costumes captivated everyone with their enthralling dance moves. The fun filled extravaganza offered folk dance forms of Rajasthan, Punjab, Jammu and Gujarat. The judges complimented the efforts put in by all the students.
हिंदी एक्टिविटी द्वारा प्रेसीडीअंस को पत्र लेखन से कराया अवगत!
निमंत्रण पत्र किसी को आमंत्रित करने के लिए प्रयोग किया जाता है जैसे- जन्मदिन, विवाह, उत्सव आदि इस तरह के कार्यक्रमों में एक दूसरे को आमंत्रित करने के लिए इसे बनाया जाता है । कक्षा- 3 के समस्त विद्यार्थियों ने पुस्तक में दिए निमंत्रण पत्र के आधार पर उससे संबंधित सभी बिंदुओ पर चर्चा करते हुए समझ बनाई कि इसे लिखते हुए हमें किन -किन बातों का ध्यान रखना ज़रूरी होता है । विद्यार्थियों ने न केवल निमंत्रण पत्र के विषय में अपने विचार व्यक्त किए बल्कि बनाई गई समझ के आधर पर एक सुंदर सा निमंत्रण पत्र का कलेवर अपनी पुस्तिका मे भी तैयार किया।इसके बाद विद्यार्थियों ने विद्याल में आयोजित होने वाले ‘वार्षिर्कोत्सव’ में आने के लिए स्वयं सुन्दर सा निमन्त्रण पत्र लिखकर
PRESIDIANS LEARN THE CONCEPT OF VOLUME WITH A FUN MATH ACTIVITY!
SPECTACULAR PERFORMANCES AT THE PRESIDIUM FUTURE FEST 2019!
The two day long gala event, Future Fest 2019, held at Siri Fort Auditorium on 16th & 17th February saw some of the most entertaining and spectacular performances by our young leaders of tomorrow. It was a celebration of the genius, skill, ideas, passion, craft and talents of our young Presidians. The event began with a soulful rendition of Ganesh Vandana followed by performances on various social issues and a tribute to our brave soldiers. The enthusiasm and energy of the young performers could be felt in the auditorium as the audience cheered for the Presidians.
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YOUNG HORSE RIDER WINS MEDALS WITH THE PERFECT LEAPS & JUMPS!
Chirag Khandal, a student of grade 9, is an enthusiastic equestrian rider with enormous love for horses. Equestrian, often called as horse riding or horse backing, is a complete combination of three disciplines of dressage, cross-country and show jumping. He has now around 68 medals including national, regional and international events.He is going places with his passion. His ever supporting family and elegant horses contribute majorly to his success. He strives to be the best and we wish him all success in future.