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Class 6 excursion to The National Museum.

Class 6 excursion to The National Museum.

On 18th of April, 2017, we went to the National Museum on Janpath. The first section we visited was the Harappan Civilisation. was filled with different kinds of pottery, weapons, paintings etc. We also saw some photo-footage of the Harappan drainage system. We walked around the galleries and also saw many sculptures. There was an explanation about ‘what is art’. The exhibits were just beautiful, simply beautiful! To me, the most astonishing part was the huge array of jewellery! It was made of gold, ruby, sapphires and even diamonds! We were amazed to see the punch- marked gold...

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Adventure Camp for Pre School to Class 3.

Adventure Camp for Pre School to Class 3.

On 18th March 2017, an adventure camp was held in the School premises for classes Nursery to III. The camp aimed at giving the children not merely an exposure to the world of outdoor sport but also a chance at strengthening their physical skills. To begin with anxiety and anticipation was writ large on the faces of some of the young ones! But it soon converted to delight! Our School grounds and the skating rink were used for the activities. This helped us schedule the events in a comfortable manner. The children were all geared up and eager to embark on the tasks. All were abuzz with a lot of...

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Pre Schoolers and the Pre Primary Showcase their Co curricular Activities

Pre Schoolers and the Pre Primary Showcase their Co curricular Activities

“Kids prosper best with a broad curriculum that celebrates their various talents, not just a small range of them.” – Sir Ken Robinson. Co-curricular activities are those undertaken in conjunction with the curricular activities. They supplement the curricular activities and prepare students in the ‘Art of Living and Working Together’. A Year-end Display of this was organised on 10th March 2017 in the Pre-School and Pre-Primary. Dr. Anu Singh and Ms.Sukhmeen Cheema, Vice-Principals of The Indian School and Ms. Susan Thomas, Head Teacher graced the event. Kritika and Kunica...

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UNESCO teacher workshop on Sustainability and Climate Change

UNESCO teacher workshop on Sustainability and Climate Change

On 17th February 2017, UNESCO along with The Climate Reality Project India, conducted a Principals’ Conclave, “Teaching Sustainable Development Goals and Climate Change Education” on its premises. The Climate Reality Project was founded by former U.S Vice President and Nobel Laureate, Al Gore, in 2006. His mission is to educate the common public about the harmful effects of climate change and to work toward solutions at a grassroots’ level, worldwide. The aim of the workshop was to sensitise heads of educational institutions about the relevance of teaching SDGs and climate change....

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Special Assembly on Holi by PS Magpie & PP Canary

Special Assembly on Holi by PS Magpie & PP Canary

Celebrating Holi was given an eco-friendly and peaceful mélange with herbal colours at The Foundation School, at a special assembly by PS Magpie and PP Canary on 9th March’17. The programme commenced with a lively song “Aayi holi aayi…”from the students. It was followed by two short skits presented by the little ones. The first skit apprised the students of the right way to play Holi by not using toxic chemical and wet colours which are harmful for the skin and overall health and also important for natural coexistence. Our tiny tots talked about the importance of playing dry Holi...

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