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Jugalbandi 2017 @ TFS

Jugalbandi 2017 @ TFS

“ Music is the language of the heart and dance, its action!” A magical melange marked the inter school music and dance competition for primary students, at The Foundation School on 27th October, 2017. 300 children of 11 eminent schools of Delhi/NCR assembled to participate on the occasion. The competition comprised of two events- Rendezvous, a fusion dance, where two distinct dance forms were woven intelligently to enhance both without either form being allowed to dominate. Tarang was a folk song event aimed at reviving the timeless tradition of Indian folk music amongst our young...

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Rashtriya Ekta Diwas at School

Rashtriya Ekta Diwas at School

On 31st October 2017, Ms. Rajika DIxit conducted a special assembly on Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel. Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel’s birth anniversary, on 31 October, is observed as National Unity Day. The assembly began with an introductory talk on the life of the Sardar and about his valuable contribution for uniting the states to form the Union of India. Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel is highly revered. He began as a lawyer and political activist, who became the architect of Modern India. After independence, Vallabhbhai played the critical role of the integration of over 500...

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Diwali Celebrations in Pre-Primary

“Darkness cannot drive out darkness; Only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; Only love can do that. “ The School corridors and classrooms were dressed in vibrant colours and craft work done by the students. The teachers traced rangoli patterns on the floor and these were skilfully filled in with flower petals by the children. The children were seen carefully peeling off the petals in the order of colour required and then placing them gently in the specified spaces. It was a exhibition of motor and collaborative skills. Pre School Sparrow and...

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Sarvodaya Diwas for Gandhi Jayanti

Sarvodaya Diwas for Gandhi Jayanti

Our grandparents are that invaluable link between our history and our present. As customary at our School each year on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti, the students observed Sarvodaya Diwas with their grandparents, on 4th October, 2017. Sarvodaya Diwas is a ceremony seeking to link the timeless lessons of the past with the missions of the present and the responsibilities of the future. The programme began with the School choir singing an inspirational song. Music touches many hearts and the soulful singing especially that of our younger children, particularly overwhelmed their...

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Workshop on air pollution

Workshop on air pollution

On Monday 25th September 2017, an alumnus of our School, Verhaen Khanna , accompanied by 2 members of his NGO, New Delhi Nature Society, interacted with the students of classes 3 to 6 to sensitise them about air quality during Diwali. He explained how they as students can contribute to better air quality especially during the festival. With the help of a detailed PPT, Varhaen explained that Diwali is a festival of light. Firecrackers have no significance for this festival according to the scriptures. He pointed out that the different pigments used in fire crackers are obtained from harmful...

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