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CAPACITY BUILDING PROGRAMME FOR HISTORY CLASS XII

A two days workshop on capacity building in History for class XII   was conducted by CBSE on 30th and 31st August 2018 at  Amity International School Gurugram. The resource people for the workshop were Mrs Anita Raina , PGT History of Step by Step school and Priyanka  Mohon Sharma  PGT History  of ITL public school Dwarka. The workshop was attended by teachers from NCR.  The objective of the programme  was to acquaint history teachers with different teaching strategies and skills for effective transition of curriculum.  The content was divided into two sessions.

On the first day designing of question paper  and project work were discussed. On the second day individual and group activities were given to the teachers.  The teachers participated in the activities enthusiastically.

The workshop was made engrossing with many discussions and role play activity which the teachers could take back in order to use in classroom.

    CAPACITY BUILDING PROGRAMME

    A two-day workshop on capacity building in science for class X was conducted by CBSE on 30th and 31st  of August 2018 at Presentation Convent Sr Sec  School, S.P Mukherjee Marg , New Delhi. The resource people for the workshop were Mrs Meenu Tiwari, Principal , CRPF  Public School, Dwarka  and MrR.K Srivastava, Principal, great Columbus school, Noida  .

     The workshop was attended by teachers from all over Delhi. The objective of the programme was to empower the teachers with a holistic approach towards  science  teaching. The content of the workshop was divided into two parts in which the various aspects of  teaching science  were taken care of.

    On the first day, the objectives and methods of teaching science  were introduced and discussed.  Various challenges faced during  teaching of science were also discussed.There were exchange of ideas and techniques among the teachers.

    The second session on the second day emphasized on the various  teaching methodologies and assessment techniques. It also included the the drafting of the question papers and framing test items.  The teachers also made lesson plans on different topics and exchanged them with each other for their reference. All the lesson plans were  presented and evaluated  in the workshop.

    The workshop was made interesting with various kinds of individual and group activities which the teachers could take back in order to use

     them in their classrooms. Over all it was fruitful and enriching experience for all the teachers.

      Zonal Sanskrit Poem Recitation Competition 2018

      The Zonal Sanskrit Poem Recitation Competition was splendidly organized at Hansraj Smarak School, Dilshad Garden on 30th August 2018. Three capable students  of our school  took part in the event and became victorious by exhibiting their singing talent  wonderfully. In the Jr. girls category,Vibhuti of class 8_A sang  the patriotic song “Bhavatu Bharatam” marvelously and secured the Ist position . In the Jr.boys category, Priyanshu of class 8_A sang the patriotic song “Devi Dehino Balam” in Sanskrit and secured the 2nd  position. In the Sr. girls category Kanak Kaushik of class 9 C also sang “Devi Dehino Balam” very melodiously.

       

        Zonal light Music competition 2018

        A fabulous Zonal Light Music competition was held on 30th  August 2018 at St.Lawrence School , Dilshad Garden. It is a matter of immense pride for us to divulge that three children from our school bagged prizes in it.In the Junior girl category, Kokila Rohatgi of class 7 A sang a very melodious devotional song “Hey Murlidhar” in Raag Yaman and secured the 2nd  position. In the Jr.boys category, Aryansh Nigam of class 7C sang a bhajan “Mere Ram Tum” in Raag Bageshri and also secured the 2ndposition. In Sr.boys category, Aditya Singh of class 10 B sang a beautiful bhajan “Beet Gaye Din Bhajan Bina Re” in Raag Bageshri and secured the 3rd position.

          Tug of War Federation of India(2018)

          The students of Arwachin Interational School participated in the ‘Senior National Tug of War Competition, organized by Tug of War Federation of India. The competition was held from 29th August to 1st September, at Palghar in Maharastra. 12 states participated in the number of competitions put up by the organization.

           

          It is delightful to announce that Honey Singh of class-12th won the gold medal in the category Senior Nationals.

           

          The programme was a grand success. 

            1st NHPS Inter-School Khel Utsav
            (New Horizon Public School)

             

            The students of Arwachin Interational School participated in 1st NHPS Inter-School Khel Utsav, a sports event organized by New Horizon Public School on 29th August 2018, at Jawarharlal Nehru Stadium. On the occasion of National Sports day 25 schools participated in the number of competitions organised by the school. 

            It is delightful to announce that Arwachians bagged 35 medals altogether in various events. Besides the various other accolades, ‘Major Dhyan Chand Rolling Trophy' was awarded to our school for becoming the 1st Runner up Champion School.

             The programme was a grand success.

            LIST OF WINNERS

            Tug of war boys -  under 12- Gold ( 10 participant)

            Tug of war girls – under 12- Silver  ( 10 participant)

             

            Shotput boys – under 10- - bronze

            400 mtr race girls – under – 12 - Gold

            600 mtr race girls- under 14-      Gold

            600 mtr race girls- under 14-     Bronze

            Shotput boys-        under 14-     Bronze

            Long jump boys-   under-14-    Bronze

            Shotput girls -       under-14-   Bronze

            100 mtr girls-       under 14-    Bronze

            100 mtr boys-      under- 14-  Silver

            200 mtr boys       under-  14- Silver

            4x100 mtr relay race Girls-under-14   4 Bronze

            March past competition-   Third position

             

            Total medals-  34 medals

            Trophies- 1. overall champion trophy

                            2. Tug of war boys winner trophy

                            3. Tug of war girls  runner-up trophy

                            4 Marchpast  - Third place trophy


              CAPACITY BUILDING PROGRAMME

              A two-day workshop on capacity building in English language for class X was conducted by CBSE on 27th and 28th of August 2018 at Red Roses Public School, Saket, New Delhi. The resource people for the workshop were Mrs Mira Bhardwaj, HOD, English Dept. Ramjas School and Mrs Ritu Sharma, HOD, English Dept., ITL Public School. The workshop was attended by teachers from all over Delhi. The objective of the programme was to empower the teachers with a holistic approach towards language teaching. The content of the workshop was divided into two parts in which the various aspects of language teaching were taken care of.

              On the first day, the three skills of language were taken up, i.e., Listening, Speaking and Reading. The objectives and methods of teaching the skills were introduced and discussed. There were exchange of ideas and techniques among the teachers.

              The second session on the second day emphasized the teaching techniques of grammar, writing skill and literature. The various methodologies and the classroom techniques that are changing with the changing generations were discussed. The teachers also made lesson plans on different topics and exchanged them with each other for their reference. All the lesson plans were discussed in the workshop.

              The workshop was made engrossing with various kinds of individual and group activities which the teachers could take back in order to use them in their classrooms. The teachers became aware of the need to support the students with authentic contexts so that they can connect them with their experience and life.

                Earthian Award

                The Department of Environment. Govt. of NCT of Delhi has orgasnised a Wipro Earthian Workshop on 25th August, 2018 at Hill wood Academy, Preet Vihar from 9:30- 12:30 followed by a lunch.

                This is Wipro’s Sustainability Education Programme for schools to make the schools more sustainable through an award winning competition which was conducted by the Wipro personnel   Mr. Ashish Shah in the presence of the Director, Ministry of Environment NCT Delhi . The main objective of this programme is to help the students to develop more meaningful sustainability education in schools.

                A group of five students of different school will choose a Topic (Water/Biodiversity) and prepare a report . Based on the submissions the best school will be selected for the Earthian Award .

                The workshop was very innovative and help integrate sustainability education in a holistic way involving both teachers and students.

                Mrs. Alaka Misra and Mrs. Rachna Kaur have attended the programme on behalf of the school.

                 

                  TRAINING WORKSHOP ON POCSO 

                  Prabhaav Learnings Pvt. Ltd., the first NABET certified training organisation, arranged an in-house training workshop on POCSO (Protection of Children Against Sexual Offence Act 2012) for the teaching and non-teaching staff of  different schools of Delhi. On 23rd of August, 2018 all the representatives of different schools gathered to attend the six hour workshop, recommended by CBSE

                  Prabhaav Learnings is empanelled with Ministry of Women & Child Development and National Comission for Protection of Child Rights, as their training partners to conduct POCSO workshops.

                  Mrs. Sangita Sharma, our Senior School Coordinator and Mrs. Thanya Yohannan, the School Counsellor attended the workshop. It was a very interactive and informative session. Teachers were informed of the rules and regulations of the POCSO Act, 2012 and what should be done to protect the child and the school, if a case presents itself. The floor was open for the teachers to clarify their tiniest doubt regarding the POCSO Act. The seminar enabled its participants with knowledge to be able to serve their respective schools better.

                    Zonal Classical Music Competition 2018

                    The Zonal Classical Music Competition was splendidly organized at Moti Ram Memorial School, Dilshad Garden on 21st Aug, 2018. Two capable students of our school  took part in this event and one child became victorious at the zonal level,exhibiting his singing talent  wonderfully.In the Senior boys categorySiddhant Gupta of class 12  sang  “Raag Vrindavani Sarang” and secured the 3rd position .In the Junior boys categoryAnsh Awasthi of class- 6B sang Raag Bhupali very melodiously.

                      Grey….Matters (Quiz Competition)

                      ‘Grey….Matters’- An inter school quiz was organized by Amrita Vidyalayam, Pushp Vihar on 20th August 2018.The exuberant quiz master, Mr Ajay Poonia hosted the programme. The chief guest of the programme was Air Vice Marshal O P Tiwari VSM, AVSM.

                      It was a general quiz testing students’ knowledge of real life application of sports, entertainment, science, technology, history, business and current affairs. Three students of our school Arjun (8 B), Aayushman Raina(9 A), Rishabh Dandriyal (10 a) participated in the  quiz. Total 49 schools participated in the quiz. Top 6 schools were selected for final round and in finals we secured 4th position.

                      It was a marvelous experience for the students who participated in the quiz.

                        REPORT

                        Wild Life Trust of India is committed to conserve wildlife and its habitat and to work for the welfare of the individual wild life.  WTI celebrated GAJ MAHOTSAV  to Raise awareness about India’s National Heritage Animal- The Asian Elephant and to generate interface for a harmonious co-existence with ecosystem.

                        Students of Eco & health and wellness club participated in this cause to conserve Asian elephants on 14TH Aug at Indira Gandhi National Centre For arts.

                        There were a series of activities and interactive games in the event. 101 life sized elephant art pieces created by artists around the country were displayed at the exhibition. Further, there was a creative workshop where students got a chance to enhance their motor skills and creativity by making Elephants out of newspaper and clay modelling.

                         The centre of attraction was meeting the Actress Diya Mirza , who  is  the ambassador of the event and has been working for the cause to create awareness  about  the wildlife in india.

                        Students enthusiastically participated in the event .Overall, it turned out to be a fruitful and enriching experience for the students as well as the teachers.

                         

                          Students’ Meet on Career Options and Universities

                          Jitin Chawla’s Centre for Career Development in Association with T.I.M.E held a Students’ Meet on ‘Career Options in Delhi University and Changes in Other Universities’, for class 12th students of all streams, on 7th August 2018, from 8:45am to 12:45pm, at Kamani Auditorium, New Delhi-110001.

                          Students’ Meet is an inter-school career event where students of class 12 were invited and the workshop was conducted by Mr. Jitin Chawla. He spoke on various streams and career choices and also conducted Q & A session after the workshop ended for clarification of doubts amongst the students. Students’ Meet, is a unique concept as it enables the students to understand about career choices at a personal level and at their own pace directly from Mr. Chawla.

                          The Meet began with Mr. Chawla informing students about different career options available to them according to the different streams that they have opted for, be it Science , Humanities or Commerce. He also informed about the different colleges that are offering good courses and the percentages needed to study there. In his entire talk with the children he consistently encourged them to do research, to not just be stuck with ‘Delhi University’, but also explore the other states of India that are offering good courses in good colleges and universities. Mr. Chawla also talked about the golden opportunities that studying abroad offers to the students.

                          The following next hour was taken by the teachers of T.I.M.E who enlightened the students how to crack the different aspects of an entrance exam- logical, verbal or mathematical. They taught the children tricks and hacks to attempt a question even if they have absolutely no idea what the question even mean.

                          The final part of the session was the Q&A round where Mr. Jitin Chawla opened the floor for the audience to clarify their doubts.

                          It was indeed an amazing opportunity for the children and a very fruitful seminar.

                            ZONAL SOLO CLASSICAL DANCE COMPETITION

                            It is a proud and a delightful moment to announce that Druti Choudhury, of Class X-A of Arwachin International School, bagged the 2nd position in the Zonal Solo Classical Dance Competition which was held on 6th August 2018 at Hansraj Smarak Senior Secondary School Dilshad Garden. The students of many schools participated in this competition and performed with great zeal. Druti who was trained by Ms.Lochan Tulsi performed a beautiful Kathak Tarana in Teen Taal and her performance was highly appreciated by the judges.

                              CUPPA SCHOOLA KARATE TOURNAMENT 2018

                              Cuppa Schoola Karate Tournament was organized by Indian Professional Karate Council on 4th August 2018 at Talkatora Indoor stadium, New Delhi.This was a Trade Marked event for school students wherein winners will receive annual scholarship. Sensei Rajeev Sinha, the founder of project Cuppa Schoola said “It is not Touch and run-away sport. It’s Ultimate Karate BoutsPro with huge scholarship amount at grass-root level that is set to change the Karate tournament culture across the world”.

                              The participants were from different schools of Delhi & NCR. Eighteen students from Arwachin International School participated in the competition. There were two age group categories- Under 12 years and Under 15 years. The referees were Mr. Jitesh , Mr. Ishwar Thapa , Mr. Noman  , Mr. Amit and Mr. Suraj.

                               

                              Arwachin International School bagged 3 medals (1 Gold , 1 Silver and 1 Bronze) with scholarship.

                              The winners are;

                              •   Abhinav Chechi (10TH A) bagged Gold medal & Rs. 1, 20,000 Scholarship (Category –Under 15 Boys).
                              •  Sejal Mittal(9th A) bagged Silver medal & Rs. 60,000 Scholarship (Category –Under 15 Girls).
                              •  Samiksha Gupta (8th A) bagged Bronze medal & Rs. 30,000 Scholarship (Category –Under 15 Girls).

                                A Visit to S Chand Publishing House

                                The students of class VIII of Arwachin International School visited S Chand Publishing House on 2nd and 3rd August, 2018. S Chand group is one of the oldest and largest publishing houses of India.

                                The students reached there at around 10 am. Firstly they had a session with the mentors present there. They explained the entire process of bookmaking- beginning from the subject finalization and preparing of manuscripts, editor’s review, proof reading, design and layout of the book, content finalization, printing, binding, cutting finally to packaging. They have divided this entire process in three phases- pre press, press and post press. The students also toured the factory and they were instructed not to touch anything for safety reasons.

                                After the tour students were provided with refreshments. Many eco friendly gifts like pen, pencils and notebooks were also given to the students. The best thing was Go Green Concept- we know that we need to cut trees for making books, so the stationary that was provided can be used to grow plants after use.

                                The visit was highly informative and an excellent learning experience for the students.

                                  ECOVISIONAIRE (BIY) WORKSHOP

                                  An informative workshop was organized by Ecovisionaire (BIY) on 21st, July 2018 at Ambience Public School, Sufdurjung Enclave. New Delhi. The workshop was conducted by a group of eminent economics experts namely:

                                  1)        Mr. Amit Arora              South Delhi Public School, (P.G.T.  ECONOMICS)

                                  2)     Mr. T.R. Raustagi              Govt. Boys Sr. Sec. School, (P.G.T.  ECONOMICS)      

                                  3)          Mr. Kunal Dua              Economics Resource person

                                  This enriching session was focused on the major changes in Economics curriculum from the current session. The discussion mainly covered the following topics:

                                  Ø  Discussion on the changes in class 11 syllabus

                                  Ø  New marking scheme and syllabus of class 11 and 12

                                  Ø  Discussion on some new Projects of Economics

                                  Ø  Common doubts of various important topics

                                  Ø  Shortcut and tricks of learning Economics concept easily.

                                  It was really a useful session in updating and enhancing the teachers’ existing knowledge. 

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