World Coconut Day
World Coconut Day is celebrated every year on 2 September. The day is celebrated to highlight and raise awareness about the importance and benefits of coconut with the objective to harmonise, promote and coordinate all activities related to the coconut industry.
K.R.Mangalam World School, Paschim Vihar virtually celebrated World Coconut Day on 2 September 2021 .The little ones were apprised of this wonder fruit because of the multiple health benefits and its uses , that it provides to mankind . The teachers briefed the children about the importance of coconut and coconut water ,that it is highly nutritious, keeps us hydrated, contains powerful antioxidants and also helps in weight loss .The tender white flesh inside the coconut is used in an array of cooking recipes and the oil, milk, and water is used for both cooking and non-cooking purposes. The students were encouraged to include coconut in their diet.
Teachers along with the children also proved the importance of this day by preparation of various coconut delicacies. The tiny tots were involved in various activities related to coconut wherein nursery children brought a tender coconut and kg children prepared a coconut mojito. Children excitedly participated in the celebration and finished drinking their healthy coconut drink . It was a fun filled learning which boosted their confidence and enriched their knowledge about Coconut.