Author Archives: Ashish Kumar

K.R. MANGALAM WORLD SCHOOL, G.K-II HOLDS CLEANLINESS DRIVE

K.R.Mangalam World School, G.K-II realizes the urgent need to create awareness among its students to address issues of personal hygiene and public sanitation conditions. With this objective in mind, the school organized ‘Clean Your Surroundings Campaign’ on 30 September, 2016 during the school hours in collaboration with NDTV India . Under the watchful and able guidance of the Principal, Ms Alka Awasthi, the students cleaned the nooks and corners of their school and the immediate vicinity. The drive was one of the many steps taken by the school towards India’s Swachh Bharat Abhiyan initiated by our Hon’ble Prime Minister, Sh Narendra Modi.  The students were given brooms and wastebaskets to clean their surroundings. The teachers also contributed unreservedly and led by example. The endeavor met with appreciation and laurels by one and all. The NDTV channel also fortified the effort by telecasting the entire campaign on air on the 2 October, 2016, thereby giving the clean-you-surroundings-campaignFather of the nation a befitting tribute.

K.R. MANGALAM WORLD SCHOOL SHINES AT ITIHAAS

K.R. Mangalam World School, G.K-II has always believed in broadening the students’ horizons and developing their innate talent and potential by exposing them to myriad activities. The K.R Mangalam flight is always headed towards destination which provides excitement, adventure and interactive learning. The thrill and joy experienced by the learners while on board is reflected by a plethora of activities being organized.

Amidst the fervor of the First Term Examinations, the students of KRM came out with flying colors by winning the ‘Overall Trophy’ for ‘Best Lyrics’ in ITIHAAS, an initiative to promote awareness among students about our heritage and culture.  The competition was held on October 3, 2016 at Little Theatre Group at Copernicus Marg.

The topic chosen was ‘The Kalinga War fought by King Ashoka’ which is an integral and pivotal part of our magnificent history. The song elucidated King Ashoka’s life experiences and strengthened the feeling of kinship among our fraternity.

The Principal Ms Alka Awasthi congratulated the students and emphasized that such competitions infuse the young learners with the essential skills of teamwork and cooperation, and inoculate them with a zest for life.

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AVIRAM TARANG- THE TALENT FIESTA

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The school premises of K.R. Mangalam World School, G.K–II, was abuzz with great zeal, exhilaration and frolicsome ambience, as Classes II to V organized, the Annual Inter School Talent Fiesta – “Aviram Tarang”. The programme commenced with the auspicious lighting of the lamp, followed by Ganesh Vandana, a dance recital to invoke the blessings of Lord Ganesha. The event was graced by the presence of the Educational Advisor, Mr. V.C. Pachauri and a panel of Eminent Judges, Experts in their respective fields. The Principal, Ms. Alka Awasthi enlightened the gathering and expressed her belief that every person is born with a talent and Talent Fiesta is an endeavour to give the young ones a platform to explore and unleash their inherent talent and hone their skills. The participants gave an enthralling performance and competed energetically with each other in the events – Sur Aradhana, which filled the aura with charismatic notes of spiritual mantras, chants and devotional songs. Fun Folds, where ingenious little fingers folded paper into a finished sculpture, beyond imagination. Twist-Tap-Turn, charming dancers with their scintillating performance took the audience by storm. Walk the Ramp, the toddlers dressed as International Personalities, with their poise and grace set the KRM isle on fire.

The event was a great success and received an overwhelming response from the participating schools.

Ms. Gunjan Singh, the academic Coordinator proposed the vote of thanks and lauded the efforts of the students for making the event a huge success.

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CAPACITY BUILDING WORKSHOP

Traditional classroom teaching often places the teacher at the center of the teaching-learning process. It is largely instruction-based. The Constructivism approach to teaching of Mathematics not only transmits knowledge from teacher to learners but also promotes multi-sensory and multi-disciplinary learning. In pursuit of the same, a Capacity Building Program on Challenging Areas in Mathematics was held on 3 & 4 August, 2016 at Amity International School, Pushp Vihar  for Class X . The Resource Persons Ishita Mukherjee and Shikha Gautam enumerated the key points and objectives to combat Math Phobia.

Objectives of the Workshop:

  • How to deal with phobia of Mathematics
  • Understanding and Developing learning objectives
  • How Learning of Mathematics can be made interesting and enjoyable

The workshop conveners exhorted the role of a teacher in constructivist set up to motivate learners to learn Mathematics. According to them, learners build their own understanding of Mathematical knowledge and the teacher has to ensure that they build a logical and coherent understanding.

 Capacity_Building_Workshop_1The following topics were covered under the discussion:

  • Constructivism
  • Teaching Strategies
  • Activities based on Constructivist Approach
  • Bloom’s Revised Taxonomy of Instructional Objectives
  • Drafting Lesson Plan
  • Drafting Test Items
  • Projects
  • Rubrics for assessing Projects

The workshop was an effort to enrich Mathematics Teachers in teaching methodologies.

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INTER-HOUSE FOOTBALL MATCH

“Oh, the places you’ll go! There is fun to be done!
There are points to be scored. There are games to be won.
And the magical things you can do with that ball
will make you the winning- winner of all”. ———-Dr. Seuss

Games are an integral part of the holistic development which direct one to be competitive while keeping the spirit of honesty and camaraderie alive. Keeping with the same, the final Inter-House Football Match was played on August 5, 2016 between the Senior Boys (Classes IX to XI) of Emerald and Sapphire in an electrifying environment. Both the teams tried to outshine each other on the field to show their mettle. Emerald House emerged victorious. The team could be seen jubilantly celebrating its victory after the match. Well done Emerald House!!!!!!

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