In this modern age of nuclearisation of families, grandparents provide much needed support, guidance and wisdom. There exists an intimate bond of attachment between grandparents and grandchildren.
Students of IX and X went to Kullu Manali from 17th September to 23rd September, 2018. The tour was organized by Positive Seven. There were 38 students, 4 staff members from JG international school and 3 Escorts from Positive Seven. We started on 17th evening and reached Manali on 19th Morning.
‘Moms and Dads at School’ of Pre Primary section was held on Tuesday, September 18, 2018 in the school auditorium. The timings were from 9.00am to 12.30 pm. The event was divided into 3 parts. The first part, “The Parenting Workshop” was taken by the Principal , Ms. Kavita Sharma and the second part was “ Teaching and Learning Practices” conducted by teachers of Nursery, Jr.KG and Sr.KG, and towards the end team building games were played with the parents.
The Inter house Hindi Declamation Competition for Juniors and Seniors was held on 14th September, 2018.
The Judges for the competition were Ms. Minal Nayak and Ms. Deepti Upadhayay and Ms. Archana Chaurasia in Junior and Senior category. There were 8 participants in each category.
Children of Sr.KG visited Khoj museum situated at Naranpura on Wednesday,12/09/2018.It was related to their theme ‘Our Universe’ and their class activity of creating and having fun with bubbles.
Khoj is the first dynamic children’s museum in India. It connects science, design & innovation by means of participatory displays. Unlike a regular museum where visitors don’t touch the display, at Khoj children are encouraged to participate and play with the displayed activities.
Children learn by playing, and toys are the instruments that allow them to discover the world they live in. And this is precisely what they interact with their surroundings through toys. Additionally, toys provide plenty of enjoyment and happiness, both of which help build their self- esteem.
On 7th September, we had the Inter House Quiz competition in the school auditorium. The competition was held in two categories., i.e Seniors and Juniors.
The Junior Quiz was Conducted by Ms Ruma Mitra. AS house team was the winner. The second position was jointly secured by RT House and CS House.
The Senior Quiz was conducted by Ms Kavita Rajesh. The students of the CS House secured the first position. The second position was bagged by RT House, followed by AS House in the third position.
‘True teachers are those who help us think for ourselves’
-Dr. S. Radhakrishnan
JGIS organized ‘One Act Play’ Inter House Competition on 31st August 2018. All the four houses of the school presented English One act plays with subtle content. The acting skills of the students generated a thunderous applause from the audience.
The performances were judged by
Ms. Diana Rawal – Principal of JG College of Performing Arts.
Mr. Bijoy Shivram – In-charge Principal of JG College of Performing Arts.
The festival of Janmashtami was celebrated with great fervour and enthusiasm in the school auditorium on Friday, August 31. A special assembly was conducted for classes I to VIII. The significance of the festival was explained to the children and a beautiful dance presentation by our students transformed the ambience of the auditorium into a divine arena. The programme came to a conclusion with the Aarti of Lord Krishna followed by distribution of Prasad to all the students.