DELHI STATE ITF TAEKWONDO FINALS: PRESIDIANS BRING HOME 40 MEDALS
"Some people want it to happen, some wish it would happen, others make it happen!" - Michael Jordan
At Presidium, we believe in raising the generation of these extraordinary 'others', who can make it happen! When our young Presidians of Gurgaon 57 recently participated and won a total of 40 medals in the 29th Delhi State ITF Taekwondo Championship 2017-18, it was indeed a very proud moment for the entire Presidium family. Our budding martial artists not only won 8 GOLD medals, but also bagged 9 silver and 23 bronze medals.
Many congratulation to these shining Taekwondo stars and their coaches Aakash and Sahil!
STUDENTS DISCOVER & SHOWCASE THEIR UNSEEN GIFTS AT TALENT HUNT
Believe in yourself. You are braver than you think, more talented than you know, and capable of more than you imagine.
In order to offer a superb platform to students for demonstrating their talents in multiple fields, a Talent Hunt Competition was recently organized at Presidium, Gurgaon. This platform contributed to motivate students to show their hidden abilities and provided the young artists a promising stage to perform. Developing creative skills of our leaders of tomorrow, the Talent Hunt altogether served a wonderful purpose of discovering, cultivating and providing exposure to the budding artists of Presidium.
UNIQUE ASSEMBLY PROGRAM BY STUDENTS ELUCIDATING SAFETY MEASURES
Carefulness costs your nothing; carelessness may cost you your life!
Unraveling certain safety measures, the talented grade 3 students of Presidium Gurgaon recently presented a unique assembly program. In this special assembly, they explained with their unique performances, why keeping safe is one of the most valuable and pertinent things in life. Conveying the message to be cautious while talking to strangers as it could be dangerous, Presidians presented a beautiful song to make the audience aware of certain safety rules that they should follow on a daily basis. Also, other topics such as the importance of road safety were discussed. Overall, it was an outstanding learning and educational experience for all!
CHRISTMAS FERVOUR AND MAGIC SPREADS AT THE CHRISTMAS CARNIVAL
The sparkling festival of Christmas was celebrated as a fun-filled Christmas Carnival recently at Presidium, Gurgaon. This fiesta for the entire family transformed the school premises into a children’s paradise, full of unlimited fun, adventure, and entertainment. The children were replete with gifts, joyrides, talent hunt, terrific performances, multiple competitions, fashion shows, fancy dress and lip-smacking snacks. The glittering Christmas tree, the smiling face of Santa and the goody bags with cakes and chocolates soaked everyone in the festive fervour. The magic unfolded before their eyes as they participated in various activities at the carnival. It was truly, a delight for all age groups!
YOUNG PRESIDIANS CELEBRATE CHRISTMAS WITH FERVOUR & DELIGHT
"Joy to the world, the Lord is come!" - Lutheran Hymnal
Commemorating the joyous occasion of the birth of Jesus Christ, Presidium Gurgaon recently celebrated Christmas. Our adorable little Presidians beautifully presented the ‘nativity scene’ with painted clay images of baby Jesus and his parents, specially crafted by the senior students. The air was filled with Christmas spirit and the delight was uncontained as Santa brought gifts for the children. Special Christmas carols were sung and everybody wished ‘Merry Christmas’ to each other. A beautiful Christmas tree was put-up and the leaders of tomorrow celebrated the occasion with merriment. The supreme message of Christmas of spreading love and peace among mankind, was truly achieved through this event.
PRESIDIANS RAISE AWARENESS ON INCREASING LEVELS OF POLLUTION
In a recent class assembly by students of grade 3 on the topic ‘kill pollution else it will kill you’, the theme of increasing level of pollution in Delhi was brilliantly covered to create awareness among the masses. Students began by presenting a skit on 'pollution’ depicting how small steps can lead to big changes in terms of conserving water, forest, and atmosphere. They spoke about the process of making compost and how it can be beneficial for everyone. It was followed by songs and speeches, which educated all on steps to preserve the environment and gather natural air purifiers. The assembly was a perfect amalgamation of entertainment and information!
ASSEMBLY ON INCREDIBLE INDIA SPELLBOUND ALL WITH A CREATIVE FLUX
The charm of India has caught the imagination of endless number of poets, thinkers, scientists and philosophers. India offered something to ponder everyone’s perspective. To highlight the grandeur and magnificence of India, recently a special assembly was organized on the theme ‘Incredible India’. Students of grade 3 mesmerized everybody with their power-packed performances in the form of songs, presentations, videos, skits and more, conveying the message of ‘unity in diversity’. Also, they highlighted the contributions of great leaders by enactments and presented some amazing facts, news, and thoughts. Parents also conveyed their feelings and appreciated their efforts!
PUPPET SHOW & STORYTELLING OFFERS A NEW CREATIVE LEARNING MEDIUM
Harmonizing two beautiful creative learning modes, a Twist and Turn Puppet Show was organized by Presidium Gurgaon recently for boosting students' learning in a creative manner. This program fused together two creative activities - paper bag puppets making and wonderful story writing exercise, which showcased how the art project is intersected wonderfully with story writing literacy exercise. The fun-filled program kept students engaged for an entire day!
YOUNG PRESIDIANS SENSITIZE AUDIENCE TOWARDS CHILD LABOUR ISSUES
Child Labour refers to the situation where minor boys and girls are engaged in commercial activities. These children are deprived of primary education and exposed to mental and physical dangers. To sensitize others on one of the crucial social issues of the times, i.e., child labour, students of grade 5 recently conducted a special assembly at Presidium, Gurgaon. In this assembly, a video was shown in which students created awareness about child labour by giving information on the real problem, followed by a heart touching skit, recitation of a Hindi poem and finally a group dance. The assembly concluded with a thought that motivated others in doing their bit against this serious social issue.
AUGMENTING CREATIVITY OF STUDENTS WITH PAPER BAG MAKING ACTIVITY
To boost creative and inventive skills in the students of Presidium Gurgaon, a Paper Bag Making activity was recently conducted. Making beautiful paper bags in different shapes and sizes proved to be a simple yet intriguing activity. The fun-filled activity inspired young Presidians to contribute to the Mother Nature by using paper bags and saying no to plastic bags. By and large, students showcased their creativity and artistic skills by making attractive paper bags and decorating them vibrantly.