ORIENTATION DAY GUIDES PARENTS IN DEMYSTIFYING SCHOOL MECHANISM
A parent is a teacher at home and a teacher is a parent in school and the child is the centre of our universe!
In order to equip parents and students with apt information about the school, Presidium Faridabad recently organized an Orientation Day. In this program, incredible details about the school were shared, such as what to expect in the upcoming sessions, extracurricular activities, examination patterns, clubs, information about global exposure and more. It is an earnest attempt made by the school in educating the parents and guiding them in an immaculate manner. Moreover, this orientation program made special efforts to build a strong foundation for a better parent-teacher relationship by encouraging parents to be involved in their child’s education in a positive manner and help unfold hidden potential. Parents hereby got insights on the working mechanism of the school. Overall the program proved to be highly informative and motivational for everyone!
APPRECIATION DAY SCULPTING ACTS OF GRATITUDE & RECOGNIZING MERITS
‘In the arena of human life, honours and rewards fall to those who show their good
qualities in action.’
In order to recognize students’ merits and express admiration, Appreciation Day was organized at Presidium, Faridabad recently for students of nursery to grade 3. In this program, students were appreciated for their various efforts and endeavours at school. The event began with a pledge by the students to always overcome all the obstacles diligently and creating a better world for future generations. The audience applauded, and cheers commenced the ceremony, while students were elated to receive titles, such as ‘able’, ‘honest’, ‘leader’, ‘creative’, disciplined’ and many more. This ceremony encouraged students to outshine & excel, and they also learned the value of hardwork in order to be successful in life.
PRESIDIANS EXCITEDLY PARTICIPATE IN PICTURE READING COMPETITION
Reading aloud and sharing stories with children is a great way to teach them new vocabulary and spend time with them!
Considering that reading not only helps students in becoming familiar with sounds, words and languages, but also stimulates their curiosity and imagination, a Picture Reading Competition was recently organized at Presidium, Faridabad. The students of grades nursery and prep enthusiastically participated in the competition as it was fun telling the names of the colourful pictures and describing them in their own words. Developing early literacy skills like the ability to listen and understand words, the enjoyable picture reading session enabled the tiny tots to respond to the images in a creative way.
ROLE PLAY CONTEST: PRESIDIANS ENACT WITH FULL PRIDE & CONFIDENCE
‘’Role Play is extremely important to kids. It’s really the closest way the child can truly become their favorite superhero’’-Kelly Gilmore
Role Play is universally recognized as an integral factor in the learning and development process of students. It not only develops self efficacy in children, but also leads to cognitive, language, social and emotional development. Considering this thought, Presidium Faridabad recently organized a Role Play Competition for the students of grades 1 to 3, in collaboration with the Ring Side View Academy. The students came beautifully dressed up along with their props as their favourite characters from Panchatantra / Fairy Tale stories and enacted their role with full pride, confidence and oomph. It was astonishing to see the conviction, with which they presented their dramatic skills. Overall, it was a wonderful experience for them as they had immense fun with their friends.
BUDDING GOLFERS SEEK TO LEAD IN THE INTER-CLUB GOLF COMPETITION
The objective of golf is not just to win, it is to play like a gentleman and win!
Seeking to carve future golfers from current protégés, Presidium Faridabad organized an Inter-Club Golf Competition recently for grades 6 to 10. The competition was held among the six clubs of the schools. All the players participated with great enthusiasm and zeal. The spectators were rendered awestruck with stupendous sports skills of each participating student and applauded with thunderous exuberance. Each one tried to outshine the other with brilliance and showed their mettle. It was an awe-inspiring experience for the supporters and spectators.
SPECIAL ASSEMBLY OF MAHASHIVRATRI PORTRAYS OUR RICH HERITAGE
With the purpose of introducing young Presidians with the rich and vibrant festivals of India, a special assembly was conducted on the occasion of Mahashivratri for Grades Pre-Nursery to Grade 3 at Presidium, Faridabad recently. The assembly commenced with a prayer, followed by a pledge by students to become responsible citizens. Students came dressed-up as Lord Shiva, Goddess Parvati, and Lord Ganesha emphasizing the vitality of the festival. Additionally, an insightful speech was delivered stating the significance of this festival. The assembly culminated with a melodious classical song on Mahashivratri presented by young students. Altogether, the celebrations reflected simplicity, creativity accompanied by spirituality throughout.
PRESIDIANS HAVE A GALA TIME FEASTING AT CHOCOLATE MUFFIN DAY
Little Presidians of grades nursery to 2 celebrated ‘Chocolate Muffin Day’ at Presidium, Faridabad recently. The kids had a great time at the feast and treat, where they enjoyed their favorite chocolate muffin snacks. Along with the goodies, they were educated about the muffin recipes and how heat changes batter from liquid to solid. The kids really enjoyed learning this yummy lesson through experiential learning. Also, they were enquired about different types of muffins available in the market. Overall, it was a wonderful treat and innovative learning method for the little ones.
SOCIAL SCIENCE WEEK: SENSITISING PRESIDIANS ON SOCIAL ISSUES
Social Science is a way which connects the children with the past and relates it to the future!
In order to sensitize students with various social issues and put into practical use all that they have gained through books, 'Social Science Week' was observed at Presidium, Faridabad recently. All through the week, students of Grade 6 to 11 were engaged in a myriad of activities from various subjects such as History, Geography, and Political Science. They were indulged in creative and immersive learning activities such as preparing travel brochures and headline-making activities and enhanced knowledge in discussing burning issues in the society, designing preambles, participated in group discussions on social issues, like women empowerments and amendments in Indian Constitutions, etc. The social science week was an informative and educative week which helped the Presidians enjoy social science lessons with intent and vigour and look beyond the confines of books for knowledge and learning.
CITATION CEREMONY RECOGNIZES VIVID TALENTS OF PRESIDIANS
A citation ceremony was held recently, at Faridabad to give recognition to the talents of the outgoing students and to encourage flourish in times to come. During the ceremony, each student appearing for the class XII board exam was felicitated with a citation. The framed citations highlight their talents and achievements in the years gone by. The inspiring words on them motivated the students to excel in their life and be what they want to be. The ceremony culminated with 'showers of blessings' by the teachers and the heads of the institution. It was a sentimental moment for the students, heads, teachers, and the parents.
TAEKWONDO CHAMPIONSHIP: ARDENT PARTICIPATION BY MOTIVATED STUDENTS
“A brave man, a real fighter is not measured by how many times he falls, but how many times he stands up.” – Rickson Gracie
To spread the art of Taekwondo in the school and to tap the real, unexplored talents in our students of grades 1 to 10, an Inter Class/Club Taekwondo championship was recently organized at Presidium, Faridabad. The Presidians became the centre of attraction with their impeccable kicks, punches, and blocks and recorded their impressive victory at the championship. Taekwondo taught students the value of discipline and the value of sports in our lives.