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Pre primary department orientation 2019

Pre primary department orientation 2019

On 4th May 2019, our School held an orientation programme for the parents of our youngest Foundationers of Pre School. The evening was planned to welcome and acquaint the new parents with the philosophy of our School, the spirit underlying our methodology and also to share some of the wonderful things that are done at TFS! The parents were welcomed at the entrance by the TIS Senior School band who performed wonderfully. Tables with floral covers were laid out section wise and the parents were invited to help themselves with scrumptious refreshments. The parents also got a chance to interact...

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A global classroom for class 3C

A global classroom for class 3C

SUBJECT: NO MORE PLASTIC GUEST: Ms Khanh Ly Cao with her students at the Nguyen Hien Primary School, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam DATE: 15th May, 2019 The students of class IIIC of The Foundation School for the first time interacted in a skype classroom with their peers at the Nguyen Hien Primary School in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. The topic of the interface was “Say No to Plastic.” This skype collaboration aimed at educating students about the health hazards and other risks associated with the use of disposal of plastic. The session started with both the schools enthusiastically greeting...

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Environment Week activities in classes V-VIII

Environment Week activities in classes V-VIII

‘ Mother Earth offers to satisfy each man’s needs, but not every man’s greed.’- Mahatma Gandhi. It is indeed the need of the hour to sensitise students about being compassionate towards Planet Earth. To commemorate 22nd April or Earth Day, The Foundation School kicked off a week-long extravaganza starting from 22nd April 2019 to 27th April 2019 as Environment Week where the teachers geared up students to various subject related activities. Students of Class V created and solved word problems relating to environmental issues. ‘The Lorax ‘a movie based on the book by Dr...

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A skype interaction with a school in Iceland

A skype interaction with a school in Iceland

Students of The Foundation School interacted in a skype session with Grunnskólinn á Ísafirði, a school in Iceland on 30 April 2019 with the objective of engaging with each other’s culture and traditions, thus a virtual journey to each other’s country scaling geographical boundaries! The session began with sixty-four questions about India. Lo and behold the students of Iceland guessed it right! After that, the students of The Foundation School shared stories of their historical buildings, food, art and culture. They asked questions and gathered information about Iceland. They were...

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Students at the GRIHA workshop

Students at the GRIHA workshop

Rhea Grover of class VII and Aryan Panda of class VI accompanied by Ms Rukshana Khan attended a workshop on green buildings for existing schools by GRIHA ( Green Rating for Integrated Habitat Assessment) Council in association with TERI. Both are known for conducting need-based in-house awareness / training sessions for government and private organisations. GRIHA plans energy efficient models for various private organisations in the construction sector who are also engaging with GRIHA Council to build internal capacity on Green Buildings and undertake green renovation of existing...

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