EXPRESSING THE FEELING OF UNITY & SECULARISM ON INDEPENDENCE DAY
"Long years ago, we made a tryst with destiny and now the time comes when we shall redeem our pledge... At the stroke of the midnight hour, when the world sleeps, India will awake to life and freedom." – Jawaharlal Nehru
With the advent of the month of August in Presidium Noida 31, all of us are filled with a zeal and enthusiasm to express the feeling of unity and secularism as we participate in the celebrations for our country. The celebrations started with the hoisting of National Flag followed by National anthem. A cultural programme was organised in the school by students. The dramatization encompassed a vibrant display of events from 1857, interspersed with music and patriotic dances to truly enthrall the audience by our students' talents. Showcasing their fine acting and stupendous speaking skills, the Presidians shared the importance of this day and urged the audience to become responsible citizens and prepare themselves to serve the nation as good future leaders. It was a rich learning experience for the students who cherished the value of freedom and patriotism.
PRESIDIANS LEARN ABOUT ESSENCE OF JANMASHTAMI IN A FUN-FILLED WAY
To celebrate the heavenly occasion of Janmashtami with great splendour and vigour, students of Presidium Noida recently came together. Children of grades Nursery and Prep gave a spectacular performance on this joyful occasion by participating in a skit, which depicted the birth of Lord Krishna, followed by the captivating Krishna Leela. Students were dressed colourfully as Gopis and Gwalas. Our tiny tots gave a mesmerizing dance performance on this blissful occasion and learned about the essence of Janmashtami in a fun-filled way!
RAKSHABANDHAN: HONOURING THE SPECIAL BOND OF LOVE BETWEEN SIBLINGS
Rakshabandhan, the day that honours the bond of love that a brother and sister share, was celebrated in Presidium Noida-31 with wholesome happiness and excitement recently. Children participated in a special assembly, where they delivered speeches and talked about the significance of this beautiful festival. Children from grades nursery and prep recited different rhymes like 'Rakhi ka tyohar hai aaya' and 'Rakhi aayi khushiyan layi' to fill the air with their innocence and charm. The highlight of the program was dance on classic Rakshabandhan songs like 'phoolon ka taron ka' and 'behna ne bhai ki kalai par'. Witnessing a cluster of heart-touching performances, the assembly made the festival of Rakshabandhan more meaningful and celebratory.
CREATIVITY KINDLED WITH FUN-FILLED COLOURING COMPETITION
A valuable art of self-expression, colouring is also a fundamental step towards refined artistry.
Experts believe that colouring has infinite benefits for children, including enhanced creativity and fine colour recognition. To encourage the hidden artist in our young Presidians, an intra-class colouring competition was recently organized at Presidium, Noida 31. Expressing their immense love for art, the young and talented Presidians exhibited their bountiful amount of creativity and had an extraordinary hands-on experience. Besides shaping our young artists' expressions in a charming and colourful manner, the fun-filled activity delighted all with their enthusiasm and excitement to display their art.
FIRST DAY POST SUMMER BREAK PACKS PRESIDIUM FAMILY WITH NEW HOPES
Making the most of their summer vacation, our young Presidians of Noida returned with their chirrupy vibes to share their exciting summer stories. With the desire to learn and explore more, Presidians were all set to deliver their best after relishing the rejuvenating experience of unforgettable summer break.
ENHANCING PROFESSIONAL EXPERTISE AT TEACHER'S TRAINING PROGRAM
"The beautiful thing about learning is that no one can take it away from you." - BB King
Realizing the responsibility of meticulously carving the life of each of their students, the skilled teachers of Presidium, Noida Sector 31, participated in an intensive training session. They proactively engaged in several interactive activities that acquainted them with noteworthy tools and techniques for better classroom management. Enabling these fine teachers to make our dream of creating the 'Leaders of Tomorrow' come true, the teacher training seminar left them motivated and empowered.
PRESIDIANS EXHIBIT THE ART OF SELF-EXPRESSION AT POEM RECITATION
To inculcate confidence in our young Presidians, a poem recitation competition was recently organized. The activity not only helped in developing rhythm and narrative skills in the students, but also enhanced their phonemic and physical awareness. Making the best of the opportunity to develop their linguistic skills and express themselves independently with actions and voice modulation, Presidians recited confidently in front of their teachers and friends.
PRESIDIANS MASTER ORATORY SKILLS AT ELOCUTION COMPETITION
“You can speak well if your tongue can deliver the message of your heart.” -John Ford
Elocution is the art of learning how to speak correctly and emphasizes correct accent, syntax, pronunciation and tone. With this objective, Presidium, Noida 31 organised an Inter-club Elocution competition. It is an attempt of the school to promote public speaking skills in terms of critical thinking, perfection of speech, message delivery and voice modulation.
The future leaders of Presidium shared their thoughts onthe global issues like importance of trees and global peace. Students from various clubs shared their views and learnt how to express themselves and deliberate on important issues and problems faced by the world. Their expressions and declaration added to their oratory and public speaking skills.
Such events are organised to boost confidence,listening, verbal, speaking and communication skills of studentsand encourage healthy competition among students.
CELEBRATING A DAY DEDICATED TO THE EPITOME OF LOVE-MOTHERS
The beautiful occasion of Mother's Day was celebrated at Presidium, Noida-31 with love and affection in the hearts of Presidians.
The joy of celebrating Mothers Day is incredible to everyone, no matter how old they are. It is amazingly incomparable, a feeling to be in the lap of mother.
Students expressed their feelings and thoughts through inspirational quotes on the occasion. They also gave dazzling dance performance to pay a loving tribute to all the mothers who are the greatest blessing on this earth.
This celebration was to make everyone understand about the unconditional love and support we get from our mothers .
Presidians were filled with joy and were delighted to represent themselves on such a special occasion- Mothers Day.
MS. SWATI SINHA'S MESMERISING KATHAK PERFORMANCE ON DANCE DAY
Great dancers are not great because of their technique, they are great because of their passion. The beautiful words by Martha Graham were wonderfully quoted by our Presidians deliberating a warm welcome to the revered guest of the day.
Presidians from Noida 31 jovially celebrated " World Dance Day" with rhythm in their hearts. The occasion was graced by Ms. Swati Sinha, a dignified guest and one of the foremost practitioners of Kathak. A bright and vivacious artist, she has gained praises from connoisseurs and critics alike.
The event started with the lamp lighting and followed by enlightening the students on the importance of Kathak as one of the dance forms. The artist started the presentation with a performance based on Shiv composition as a "Vandana".
She then, give students some Kathak details like standing posture, Chakras, gestures like Elephant's walk with Bol and a small visual. The audience was awestruck to watch her perform with grace and poise. It was incredible and true blend of cosmic tune and divine music enclosing the audience's sanity.
The event was concluded by felicitating the guest of honour and her team of artists with a vote of thanks and for enriching the Presidians with her mesmerizing performance.