The most awaited
day of the year, the school picnic day………………………..
classes 3 to 6 were taken to Kidzania for the yearly picnic on 13th
Kidzania is a
global indoor park that inspires, educates and empowers kids, helping them
understand and manage their world better.
The entrance of
the place was designed as an airport. Students were asked to board an imaginary
flight to the world of Kidzania. The attendants tied a security bracelet to the
students and the teachers as they entered the city named ‘Mezzanine’. There
were various establishments based on culture, education, entertainment,
industry, media, public-private services and community. The students were
supposed to spend the specific currency of that place to avail the various
services provided by them.
allowed to spend and earn money while doing the various activities. The wide
array of activities instilled various skills in them. The concept catered to the
needs of all. They learnt how to dance and walk on a ramp.
They not only
got to know the process of making various packed food items but also
experienced how to make them. They learnt about excavation and how to find
fossils. They got a first –hand experience of various essential services like
fire-fighters, doctors and bank system. The activities gave the power to the
students to do, experience and learn the process of various global services.
They also learnt how to spend, save and earn money.
Students got the
first hand experience of work environment of our society. The day gave a
glimpse to them of their future life. It propagated the concept of learning
while playing and doing things on their own.