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An art workshop cum competition was conducted by Springdales School, Pusa Road on 29 January 2020. The competition was open to students in the age group 5 to 14 years. Six students, of classes V to VIII represented our School at the event. Students from around 20 schools across Delhi marked their presence at the event. Some of the schools that participated were DPS, Sushant Lok, DPS, R. K. Puram and Bluebells School International. The event was divided into three categories in which the students of classes 1 to 8...


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A powerhouse of information is be an apt expression to describe the workshop on English language teaching in the English Lab, organised for the English faculty of The Indian School and The Foundation School on 1 February 2020. In the first leg of the workshop, the resource person explained how the interactive software was a treasure trove of information and designed to develop the four language skills-Listening, Speaking, Reading and Writing. He mentioned that the software being used is a unique programme that prepares students from classes III to XII...


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“Maths gives us every reason to hope that every problem has a solution” In an effort to lay a strong foundation of Math among the Pre-Primary students, our School held a Maths Quiz on 11th February, 2020 in the School auditorium. Ms. Neera Bhagat was the quiz mistress whose aim was to challenge the reasoning and creative thinking skills in a simple and playful manner. Students were encouraged to stretch their knowledge horizons and look beyond what they are taught in class. The quiz was conducted in a one hour...


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An excursion to the National Rail Museum, located in Chanakyapuri, was organised for the students of class 3 of The Foundation School on Tuesday, 11 February 2020. Three teachers of class 3 escorted 65 students on the trip. whose objective was to develop an understanding of the evolution of the railway. The students were amazed to see the different models of engines and their working. They were enthralled to see the exhibits of wagons, coaches and locomotive engines displayed in the compound of the museum. On a tour inside the...


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Educational excursions not only enhance the knowledge of the students but also broaden their outlook of the real world. An excursion to Sunder Nursery was organised for the students of class II on 6 th February 2020 . Sunder Nursery, formerly called Azim Bagh or Bagh-e-Azeem, is a 16th-century heritage park complex adjacent to the Humayun's Tomb, a UNESCO World Heritage site. The exhilarated group of 62 children was accompanied by their teachers on this excursion by bus .The weather was ideal for a day outdoors. We entered the garden...


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A group of talented students represented The Foundation School at ‘ Vasantotsav’ an annual competition held at Ahlcon International School, Mayur Vihar, on 25 January 2020. Many reputed schools of Delhi NCR participated in this grand song and dance event. On the second day of the event, the Foundationers took part in 2 categories- Group Sufi Song Competition for classes class III-V and Group Patriotic Dance Competition for students of classes III-V. The participants were welcomed with a beautiful instrumental music performance by artists of the host school. Thereafter, the...


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“A picnic is more than eating a meal; it is a pleasurable state of mind.” - DeeDee Stovel It has been rightly said that a child's heart not only seeks knowledge but yearns for fun and frolic while learning through experience of new and exciting things, places and people. The main objective of conducting excursions for students is to reinforce experiential and contextual learning. Keeping the same thought in mind an excursion to Nandan Van Children’s Park was organized for Class 1 on Wednesday, 5th February 2020. The students had...


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On January 18, 2020, Manav Rachna International School hosted a workshop entitled ‘Inside every child a rainbow is waiting to shine: Learning outside the lines’. It was attended by Sutapa Bairagi, Special educator at The Foundation School. The workshop, intended to provide a deeper understanding of specific learning disabilities, was conducted by Dr Geet Oberoi, and was attended by 53 special educators working with schools in Delhi NCR. The workshop started with the facilitator asking what an educator expects from a student who has just graduated from senior school. The...


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Republic Day commemorates the coming into effect of the Indian constitution. Every year we, at TFS, reaffirm our loyalty to our country, acknowledging the sacrifices by our national heroes, and rededicate ourselves to building a stronger and better India. This year also, the 71st  Republic Day was observed in all its solemnity and grandeur at The Foundation School by the students of Pre-primary Dove on 25th January, 2020. The assembly commenced with  the comperes of the day, Kanav and Richa explaining  the importance of the Indian constitution and how it came into force...


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SUBJECT: SDG#6: CLEAN WATER AND SANITATION GUEST: Amy Bivin with her class III students from Istituto Marymount, Roma, Italy DATE: 24 January, 2020 “If we teach today as we taught yesterday, we rob our children of tomorrow.”- John Dewey On 24th January, 2020 the students of class III of The Foundation School engaged in an interactive Skype session with their  peers at Istituto Marymount in Rome,  The session commenced with the students of both the schools enthusiastically meeting each other yet again with elated shout-out of “Hi!!’ Both the schools were ready to share their presentations...


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