OUR BUDDING STORYTELLERS ENHANCE THEIR NARRATIVE SKILLS
Children are natural storytellers. Evident by how they can pull a story out of mid-air just to get out of trouble. To enhance their vocabulary and creativity, an Intra Class Picture Reading Competition was organized for Grade Nur-Prep, under the Story Tellers Academy. Students used their creativity and expressed themselves confidently while describing the pictures. The beauty of picture reading is that there is no right and wrong way to tell a story and is effective for non-readers to emerging readers on through to those who are excellent readers. Picture reading allowed children to hone their narrative skills towards a more productive goal.
PRESIDIANS ACE THE SKATING CHAMPIONSHIP
Skating is a sport, an art form, a lifestyle, and a culture. Skating is the perfect way to combine fitness with fun. An Inter School Open speed Skating Championship was held at Sam Games Sports Center Indirapuram. The result was outstanding, as our students won 5 gold medals,4 Silver medals, and 1 bronze medal. This was another feather added to Presidium's cap.
PRESIDIANS TOUCH HEARTS WITH THEIR REMARKABLE PERFORMANCES
Dance competitions are a great way to build emotional and physical resilience in children. To build this resilience, an Inter-Class Dance Competition was organized for the students on different themes for grades 1, 2 and 3. While Grade 1 students performed on the 'Patriotic' theme, students of grade 2 mesmerized us through their 'Folk' based performances. Finally, the rockstars from grade 3 wowed everyone with their 'Western' dance moves. All the students gave their best in terms of dancing capabilities and artistic expressions. The attractive costumes, fluid dance movements, and fascinating props added to their already graceful performances. The students set the stage on fire with their thrilling performances and made it a truly memorable and successful event.
SPELLATHON COMPETITION AUGMENTS LINGUISTIC SKILLS IN STUDENTS
Learning is not the product of teaching. Learning is the product of the activity of learners. A strong foundation of spellings builds an empire of language. And to encourage our Presidians to develop their interest in language, an Intra Class Spellathon Competition was organized, wherein students were engaged in three rounds. Round 1- Spell them right, Round 2-Who am I? , and Round 3- Let us arrange. Preparing for Spellathon helps students understand words more deeply as they learn meanings, usage in a sentence along with the spelling of words. Students gave their best and enjoyed strengthening their vocabulary.
PRESIDIANS GET CREATIVE WITH PUPPET MAKING COMPETITION
When Great thoughts are practiced they become great accomplishments. Following this, a puppet making competition was organized for the students of grades 4-5 of Presidium wherein they made innovative and attractive puppets by using waste material. This competition aimed to develop the creative talent of the students, and give wings to their ideas. Students enthusiastically participated in the competition and came up with various kinds of puppets like sock puppets, stick puppets and cloth puppets, using their creativity with the recycled materials like color paper, ice cream sticks, gloves, waste cloth material, newspapers etc. It was an amazing experience to see innovation on roll.
प्रेसीडियम के छात्रों ने बड़े उत्साह के साथ वसंत पंचमी का त्योहार मनाया
जीवन में किसी उद्देश्य या लक्ष्य तक पहुंचने में सबसे ज्यादा महत्वपूर्ण ज्ञान होता है| विद्या माला का ध्यान रखते हुए सरलता,आध्यात्मिकता के साथ मन में सरस्वती माँ का वास बनाते हुए शिक्षा के भवन प्रेसिडियम ने बसंत पंचमी का एक अनोखा रंग छलकाया| श्वेताम्बर और पिताम्बर को धारण कर मन में आशा के दीप जला अबीर, फूल और मिठाई सरस्वती माँ को अर्पण करते हुए विद्या की माला की आराधना कर मन को स्वच्छ व् शांति का भाव प्रदान किया| मीठे स्वर में माँ की वंदना का ताल छेड़ उनके विराट व् शांत रूप की प्रस्तुति की| संगीतमय नाटिका प्रस्तुत कर माँ के शुद्ध व् वास्तविक अस्तित्व के अर्थ को उचित भाव के साथ सबको ज्ञात कराया| सभा के माहौल में ऋतु परिवर्तन के साथ ज्ञान की आधुनिक लहर दौड़ रही थी| छात्रों ने सरलता, सफलता, आध्यात्मिकता ,वृद्धि, भाग्य, सिद्धि व् ज्ञान की देवी के शाब्दिक अर्थ, उनके आशीर्वाद को सबके समक्ष आदर भाव से प्रस्तुत कर माँ की वीणा का मधुरमय रूप समझाया| छात्रों ने अपने जोश, उमंग, उत्साह व् निर्मिम मन के भावों से इस सभा को एक नयी राह प्रदान की|
PRESIDIANS CELEBRATE THE SPIRIT OF PATRIOTISM THIS REPUBLIC DAY
"The Constitution cannot protect us unless we protect the Constitution." That was the intention behind celebrating 71st Republic Day of India in the premises of Presidium with our Leaders of Tomorrow. The event was magnified with the presence of Dr Yashweer Singh, founder of Presidium Noida 31, Mr Jitendra Kapasia, Co-founder of Presidium Noida 31, and Dr Kamal Taori, Retd. IAS officer. The celebration commenced with flag hoisting, followed by a cultural program which had patriotic dance performances, music and street play. The apex point of the event was the tableaux of copious states. It was a moment to prize when Presidians dressed up to exhibit various colors of the nation. The event climaxed with the proud feeling of being an INDIAN, as the National Anthem chimed on the campus.
AD-MAD COMPETITION BRINGS OUT THE CREATIVITY IN STUDENTS
In the world of effective showcasing, the Ad Mad Show competition is the perfect platform to showcase that you have the knack to advertise and win hearts. With this thought in mind, Presidium organized an Ad-Mad competition for Grade 4 and 5. The excitement level of the children reached sky-high while preparing for the contest. It not only showcased their acting skills but also the impromptu ability to use the cognitive skill on the spot. All the kids came up with exhilarating performances.
PRESIDIANS SPEND A WONDERFUL TIME AT WINTER CARNIVAL
Coffee, cakes and caps, unequivocally these are not sufficient to chronicle winters. But the Carnival at Presidium turned out to be a synonym of Winter Fun. It was a gala event which was witnessed by a large assemblage wearing colourful dresses and showing off best dance moves on pop numbers. From toddlers to grandparents, there was something or other for everyone. There were oodles of shopping options, games, competitions, performances and prizes. It was also a mesmerizing celebration of various relationships, where children shared the stage with parents, teachers, siblings and friends. The zenith of the event was Tambola, which was enjoyed by all. This occurrence was concluded by beautiful smiles on faces and lustre in eyes.
ANOTHER SPECTACULAR ACHIEVEMENT FOR PRESIDIUM
“Avoid the crowd. Do your own thinking independently. Be the chess player, not the chess piece.”
A 3rd Prodigy Rapid Chess Championship organized by Allen Chess School and Mind Games Chess Academy under the guidance of - GautamBudh Nagar Chess Sports Association was held on 8th December 2019. The championship was organized for the students of DELHI NCR in the under 9 Open category. Advaitt S koduri from Presidium Noida 31 participated in this championship and secured 2nd position in the under 9 Open category. The participants showed a great display of patience, calculations, and dedication towards Chess. About 130-150 students from different schools of Noida NCR participated in this event. Though a tough competition, the result gave us a reason to smile and made the entire team of Presidium proud.