PRESIDIANS BOND OVER A MESMERIZING EXCURSION TO WORLD OF WONDERS
One of the most treasured memories of school life are picnics, educational trips and adventure camps attended with friends. Smiling faces, twinkling eyes and giggling laughter, are our memories from each such trip!
Considering this, Presidium Noida recently took the students of grades 4 to 6 to the World of Wonders. The amazing amusement and water park simply served as a city of joy for the students, who were bowled over by the mildness of sunrays, the gentle rumbling fountains and lush green landscapes. The students enjoyed several thrilling rides, along with dancing on the foot tapping music. Relishing a day full of fun and frolic under the supportive guidance of their teachers and refreshing snacks/lunch to munch on, the students had a nice time. Adorning the charm of a timeless blend of nature’s beauty and jovial world, the trip taught them sharing, caring and team spirit.
SCIENCE WEEK IGNITES THE SCIENTIFIC MINDS OF OUR GENIUSES!
I Hear, I Forget
I See,I Remember
I Do, I Understand
These lines are truly quoted to explore and understand the concepts, which in Presidium are always followed by us. Science aids the brain growth in finding new facts on how the world develops and works today. To explore and celebrate ‘The Power of Science’, a Science Week was organized for grades IV, V, and VI. Students participated with great enthusiasm in a vast array of activities, having chosen different themes for the event across all grades.The spark of scientific temperament was ignited to such an extent that not only students but the teachers also explored more information related to these themes.
INTER-CLASS DANCE COMPETITION: CHRONICLE OF RIVETING PERFORMANCES
Dance is the hidden language of the soul!
With the aim of honing the dancing skills of our students of grades 1 to 3, an Inter-Class Dance Competition was organized at Presidium, Noida. The theme of this colourful, vibrant and energizing competition was different for all the grades such as patriotic for grade 1, folk for grade 2 and western for grade 3. The competition started with great zeal and enthusiasm. Witnessing different beautiful kinds of dance forms like contemporary, hip-hop and classical, the contest brought out the hidden artists in the talented Presidians. Children used interesting props like hats, chairs and sticks to set the floor on fire with their vigorous performances. The fun-filled extravaganza offered folk dance forms of Rajasthan, Punjab, Jammu and Gujarat. The choreography, rhythm, synchronization and presentation of all the students were par excellence. Enthralling everyone with their spectacular performances, the vivacious dancers recreated the spirit of sportsmanship and fair play.
PRESIDIANS AMALGAMATE CREATIVITY WITH MADNESS AT AD MAD CONTEST
To provide our grade 4 and 5 students a space to demonstrate their understanding of the world of advertisement, an Ad–Mad Competition was recently organized at Presidium, Noida. Amalgamating creativity with madness, the contest gave the excited Presidians an opportunity to perform with their innate skills. The program not only acquainted the students about promotional strategies in marketing through advertisements, but also showcased how the live advertisement have excellent input of humour, along with commercial and social messages. Each child presented a unique piece of performance. Besides showing ads with social messages, it was a good confidence building exercise. The program was highly appreciated by the judges, students and others!
PRESIDIANS CELEBRATE THEIR PROUD PATRIOTIC SIDE ON REPUBLIC DAY
The richness of our democracy is rare to find all over the world and we aim to turn our students into proud citizens of the Indian Republic. The Republic day honors the moment when the Constitution of India came into effect on 26 January 1950. To celebrate this occasion, a special ceremony was organised wherein we witnessed great zeal and enthusiasm among the students to bring out their patriotic side. From the flag hoisting to the march past, every bit of the celebration inculcated in them pride and fortune to be a part of this progressive country and how they are the bright tomorrow of India.
PRESIDIANS EXHIBIT THEIR VIVID ARTISTIC CAPACITIES AT TALENT HUNT
Children are our tomorrow, our future! Bright faces that evince their talents today will be the citizens of tomorrow. They may tomorrow grow up to be Einsteins, Rabindranaths, Gandhis, Kalams and Kishor Kumars!
In an attempt to give wings to our students to pursue their dreams and bring out their hidden talents, an Inter-Class/Club Talent Hunt Competition was recently organized at Presidium, Noida. The program began with a welcome song by our melodious students, post which they participated in the fun-filled competition in several interesting categories including dance (Indian classical / folk), music (vocal / instrumental), recitation (English/Hindi) and acting / mime. Based on their performance in the preliminary round, they appeared in the Final Round, wherein club-wise winners were declared. Nurturing the intrinsic qualities of our Presidians, the Talent Hunt eliminated their fear of stage and boosted their personality development. It was amazing to see them perform with utmost confidence and grace!
PRESIDIANS ENJOY STIMULATING & FUN MIND EXERCISES AT GANIT WEEK
Mathematics is a dynamic subject, which challenges us to new horizons and forces us to look at new goals!
To take our students of grade nursery to 3 on an enjoyable journey towards the world of mathematics, a GANIT (Growing Aptitude in Numerical and Innovations Training) Week was recently organized at Presidium, Noida. An initiative of CBSE to commemorate Sh. Srinivasa Ramanujan's birth anniversary, the week featured diverse activities and competitions in numeracy. Students participated in large numbers and displayed spirited enthusiasm to absorb information and enjoy the stimulating exercises of mind. Encouraging the young learners to get involved, to dispel Math phobia and create a love for the subject, the event also enabled the students to perceive the connection of mathematical concepts with real life situations. They learnt different ways to deal with the subject and developed a liking for the subject through these activities.
CHRISTMAS CARNIVAL: A DAY FILLED WITH HAPPINESS, FUN & ADVENTURE
As festivities knocked on the door, Presidium Noida organized a fun-filled Annual Christmas Carnival recently for our lovely students and their peers. Swept with the Christmas fervour, the school gates were opened at 10 am and the chill of the morning did not dampen the spirit of the young hearts. Festivities marked every inch of the ground and the decorated stalls welcomed the surprised visitors. Each stall outdid the other with their innovative ideas and warm reception. The program began with Christmas carols and enthralling dance performance by our young Presidians. The highlights of the carnival were colouring competition, fashion show and food stalls. Mothers and fathers showed their glamorous side by walking the ramp with their kids in Mom & Me and Dad & Me competitions. Adding to it, the dynamic dance performances by teachers of Presidium made the event more gleeful for everyone.
SPECIAL ASSEMBLY ON CHRISTMAS: A MEMORABLE GALA FOR PRESIDIANS
Christmas is a time to give and forgive!
Celebrated everywhere as a joyous family affair, the delightful festival of Christmas was gladly celebrated in the premises of Presidium, Noida recently with a special assembly. The Presidians came packed with a festive spirit and spoke about the true meaning of Christmas and ornaments that are hung on a Christmas tree like, the shiny stars, the silver bell, the red and white candy, the candle and the Santa. The program was followed by the enthralling dances and Christmas carols by the students, adding to the festive atmosphere. At the end, Santa Claus arrived and filled the entire crowd with joy and danced with everyone with great enthusiasm.
OUR LITTLE ADVENTURERS EXPLORE THE NATIONAL RAIL MUSEUM
There's something peculiar about trains that excites little children and adults alike! To enhance our grade prep students' understanding of this unique means of transport, a visit to the National Rail Museum was recently organized by Presidium Noida. The fun-filled trip focused on the rail heritage of India and packed the little Presidians with a heap of excitement. They began the journey by taking a brief round of the park and observing the different engines and carriages on display. Admiring Fairy Queen, the world's oldest working steam locomotive in operational service, they got to know that the fist engines ran on steam. They were also amazed to see the different Saloon Carriages used by the Prince of Wales, Maharaja of Mysore and Maharaja of Indore.
Next, the students visited the Mini Museum, which had an interesting display of the parts of train. They closely observed the furniture, doors and toiletries from carriages used during the olden times. Several miniature models of Crane Tank, Kalka Shimla Rail Bus, Matheran Rail Car No. 8899, Fireless Steam Locomotive, Steam Locomotive A-885 Hasang and Steam Locomotive X-37385, etc. fascinated the students. Ending the enjoyable trip with a mini rail ride around the town, the leaders of tomorrow returned to the school still discussing about the trip and sharing their experience.