BUDDING SCIENTISTS TRAIN FOR FUTURE INVENTIONS AT SCIENCE WEEK
“Science satiates curiosity of young minds.”
With the aim of satiating the curiosity of our young and budding student-scientists of Grades 6 and 7, Presidium, Palam Vihar hosted a 'science week' recently. During this week, various science experiments were performed with enthusiasm to develop scientific attitude among students. Few experiments like sink and float, volcano eruption and parachute making ignited the flame of knowledge into them. Students showcased their scientific interests and talents through an exhibition in which various science models were displayed. Overall the science week was extremely informative for the students & audience both and displayed great enthusiasm and interest of students.
A CELEBRATION OF IMAGINATION AT PUPPET MAKING COMPETITION!
It is believed that creativity is a great motivator because it makes people interested in what they are doing. To encourage imagination and creativity amongst the students of Grades 4 and 5 Presidium - Palam Vihar recently organized 'Puppet Making Competition'. All the students enthusiastically participated in the competition and made innovative & attractive puppets by using different materials, like socks, ribbons, colored papers, etc, on the themes of family, animals, birds and cartoon characters. The objective to encourage the craftsmanship and artfulness of the students, was successfully attained on this day!
IT'S SPRINGTIME! PRESIDIANS CELEBRATE BASANT PANCHMI WITH ARDOR.
Students of Presidium, Palam Vihar, recently organized a special assembly to celebrate the occasion of ‘Basant Panchami’, the festival that marks the onset of the spring season. Dressed beautifully in yellow coloured clothes, students offered flowers to Goddess Saraswati. The special assembly commenced with a unique performance by the students on ‘Saraswati Vandana’ followed by a presentation on various aspects of the festival as well as the importance of showing respect to books, the repositories of wisdom and knowledge.
STUDENTS CELEBRATE REPUBLIC DAY WITH SOLEMNITY & GRANDEUR
Presidium, Palam Vihar recently celebrated 69th Republic Day of India with great fervor and patriotic zeal. In this event, students showed reverence to the National Flag and took vows to uphold their honor and integrity, by observing diversity and uniqueness of the country. Additionally, students presented a beautiful group dance on the song 'Maa Tujhe Salaam' followed by national anthem. Students pledged to stand united as responsible citizens who follow the laws and respect the rights enshrined in the constitution. With the freedom to be what they want to be, they showed full dedication to lead the country to new heights and goals of success.
OFFERING BETTER UNDERSTANDING ABOUT ANIMALS & THEIR YOUNG ONES
To reinforce better understanding about animals and their young ones, our nursery students participated recently in a special assembly at Presidium, Palam Vihar. The assembly gave them insights on various animals and their young ones. Looking adorable wearing headgears depicting various animals' name, their picture, and the picture of their young ones, the children enthusiastically participated in the program. They recited two lines on their respective topics and relished this beautiful experience!
PRESIDIANS CELEBRATE LOHRI WITH SPLENDID TRADITIONAL PERFORMANCES
Lohri is a beautiful winter festival, which is rooted in our culture and is celebrated as a harvest festival of the Punjab by lighting a bonfire, followed by dancing and singing. A special assembly showing the importance of Lohri festival with splendid traditional performances was conducted recently by the students of grades 1 to 3 at Presidium, Palam Vihar. The students indulged in various cultural activities and enjoyed the spirit of the festival with glee. The leaders of tomorrow truly rendered audience mesmerized by their endeavours!
CELEBRATING WINTERS: CHANGE OF SEASON BOOSTS STUDENTS’ EXCITEMENT
Winter is the season to be jolly and excited about various festivities!
With the beginning of winters, we all know that there is always a long list of activities and happenings, which children adore. Packed with thrill and glee, our nursery students recently welcomed winter season with a special assembly at Presidium, Palam Vihar. The children showed their excitement by dancing on a peppy number ‘aayi sardi’ and mesmerized the audience. The young students shared all the festivals and kinds of food and clothes that they should wear in winter season. It was truly, the perfect example of 'learning with fun'!
PRESIDIANS COMMEMORATE DR. RAMANUJAM WITH A FUN-FILLED MATH WEEK
To memorialize 129th birth anniversary of renowned Indian mathematician, Dr. Srinivasa Ramanujam, Presidium Palam Vihar recently celebrated a fun-filled Math Week. In this week-long programme, the students and teachers enthusiastically participated in decorating the display boards and planning mathematical activities, quizzes and games. Students discussed strategies to answer various questions in diverse methods. Additionally, they played multiple games, took part in mathematics poster-making activity, and beautifully put their ideas across about mathematics and how it is important in real life. Largely, it was an intriguing and instructive week-long drive for students.
CELEBRATING CHRISTMAS WITH JUBILATION, BRINGING CHEER TO STUDENTS
With lip-smacking snacks and interesting games, young Presidians and their families celebrated Christmas Carnival in full spirit at Presidium, Palam Vihar. The carnival was celebrated in complete fervour with various stalls, where different kinds of games were played, such as just a minute, mad angle point, luck by chance and hit the target. The entire school was decorated beautifully with Christmas tree and dazzling Christmas ornaments. Many stalls were put up, like game stalls, lip-smacking food stalls and sale stalls. The highlights of the event were competitions like fashion show, colouring & drawing, best-dressed and joy ride with Santa Claus. The students enjoyed to the fullest in the carnival by playing games and relishing snacks. On the whole, it was a delightful and jubilant way of merry-making this Christmas.
CELEBRATING THE FESTIVE SPIRIT OF CHRISTMAS WITH JOY AND CHEER
"Christmas is not a time nor a season, but a state of mind. To cherish peace and goodwill, to be plenteous in mercy, is to have the real spirit of Christmas." - Calvin Coolidge
Students of Presidium, Palam Vihar, celebrated Christmas with utmost fervour and enjoyment recently with a special assembly. Showcasing amusing performances like holy enactments and Christmas carols commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ, the young Presidians shed some light on the significance and importance of this auspicious day. The festivities included signing and relishing delicious holiday treats; Santa Claus joining the celebrations and distributing gifts to the students added to the merriment. Overall, it was a great opportunity for students to learn about the true Christmas spirit of caring and sharing.