PRESIDIANS UNCOVER NEW VISTAS OF LEARNING AT SUMMER CAMP
“A merry heart makes a cheerful countenance”
The long awaited summer camp of Presidium Hisar was finally organised in the month of May. Students from several renowned schools participated in the camp in an attempt to spend their summer vacation for uncovering new vistas of learning. In a very well thought out plan, there were activities which were age specific as well as focused towards developing the fine skills of young learners. Drawing, craft work, swimming, skating, taekwondo, music, and dance, were among the most enjoyable activities that captivated the students. The camp undoubtedly had something in store for everyone leaving them with memories of a lifetime, good learning and new friendships.
PRESIDIANS VISIT A CONSTRUCTION SITE & LEARN IN A FUN MANNER
To teach the Presidians about the basic process of construction by observing the real example of working space, a visit to the construction site was organised for the students of grade 4. The main objective of this visit was to give a chance to students to learn by witnessing different types of machineries and their uses. The little inquisitive minds asked questions to the supervisors and people working at the construction site to gain more information and learn from their experience. This visit certainly fulfilled the aim of the Presidium curriculum that fosters project based learning among students.
PRESIDIANS SHOWCASE THE MAGIC OF WORDS AT DECLAMATION COMPETITION
Words are seeds that do more than blow around,
They land in our hearts and not the ground,
Be careful what you plant and careful what you say,
You might have to eat what you planted one day.
To serve as an ideal platform for facilitating an exchange of ideas among the student fraternity, an inter club declamation contest was conducted for the students of grade 6 to 8. The dynamic participants mesmerized the audience with their vibrant oratory skills and displayed confidence, enthusiasm and awareness while speaking about the diverse topics given to them.
A SPECIAL ASSEMBLY ON TELECOMMUNICATION DAY BY THE PRESIDIANS
In an attempt to explore the world of telecommunication that has changed the world completely in today’s time and has given new dimensions to the modes & ways of communication, a special assembly on World Telecommunication Day was recently organized. The students highlighted the revolution that has happened in the world of telecommunication, starting from the times when communication happened through letters and pigeons to the electronic transmission of messages in the present times, through placard presentation. It was indeed an informative discussion and students could reflect on how easy it has become in the present times to deliver messages.
INVESTITURE CEREMONY ENTRUSTS RESPONSIBILITIES ON YOUNG LEADERS
Before you are a leader, success is all about growing yourself. When you become a leader, success is all about growing others!
The Investiture Ceremony is a prestigious event in every school’s calendar wherein the school formally entrusts responsibilities on the ‘young leaders’ to discharge their duties honestly, sincerely and to the best of their abilities. The Investiture Ceremony of Presidium Hisar for the year 2018-19 was recently. The event was conducted with the high degree of earnestness and passion. The newly appointed School Council Members, Junior and Senior Club Council Members were conferred upon with sashes and badges as a symbolic representation of handing over the responsibility to the new office bearers. The newly appointed members were motivated to be good leaders and to shoulder the given responsibilities efficiently. The School Head Girl, Head Boy, Cultural Secretary and Sports Captain shared their vision, feelings and joy and promised a definite change for a better tomorrow with great conviction in their words.
MOTHER'S DAY CELEBRATIONS UNLEASH AN EMOTIONAL SIDE OF PRESIDIANS
At Presidium Hisar, the students are always taught to respect and uphold with utmost care, all the relationships in their lives, be it parents, peers or teachers. This Mother’s Day, students of grade 7 conducted a morning assembly specially dedicated to the love for mothers and the role they play in our lives. The thought highlighted the passion with which a mother always cares for her child irrespective of the child’s age. This was followed by a short talk tracing the origin of the idea of dedicating a day to all mothers. Presidians also performed a skit to show how much they appreciate the small and big things their mothers do for them and their families. The assembly culminated with a sweet song dedicated to mothers, leaving the audience and students extremely touched.
BUDDING PAINTERS SHOWCASE THEIR TALENT IN A PAINTING COMPETITION
Happiness comes from creative efforts!
Keeping this in mind and to explore the creative potential in the young minds of our children, an Inter-Club on the Spot Painting Competition was recently conducted at Presidium, Hisar. The budding painters performed with immense zest and brought out the most creative side in them. The thought and usage of colours in most of the paintings was truly spectacular; plus the aesthetic sense and vivid imagination of these leading artists of tomorrow was appreciated by one and all!
YOUNG PRESIDIANS CELEBRATE WORLD PRESS FREEDOM DAY WITH ENTHUSIASM
Freedom of the press is not just important to democracy, it is democracy!
To celebrate World Press Freedom Day, a special assembly was recently conducted by our grade 7 students in the premises of Presidium, Hisar. The assembly commenced with a thought, highlighting the importance of the role played by media in our lives, followed by a speech on World Press Freedom Day and a quiz based on the facts related to the theme. The leaders of tomorrow pledged to stand for truth and counter misinformation by selecting reliable news. They also paid homage to journalists who paid a high price in the pursuit of truth!
ELOCUTION COMPETITION: OUR YOUNG ORATORS DAZZLE ON THE STAGE
If you can speak, you can influence. If you can influence, you can change lives!
In an endeavour to encourage our students of grades 4 and 5 to learn the art of public speaking and inculcate self- confidence, a spirit of competitiveness and personality development, an Inter-Class English Elocution Competition was recently organized at Presidium, Hisar. A healthy competitive spirit enlightened the faces of the students, whose focus on aspects like intonation of voice quality, speech content and the delivery standards amazed the judges. The students came well-prepared with portions of speeches and poems to showcase their individual oratory skills. The poise, self-confidence and praiseworthy articulation delivered by the speakers with uncommon sense of conviction, made the event a benchmark for the fellow students!
RHYME RECITATION CONTEST GIVES LITTLE PRESIDIANS STAGE EXPOSURE.
"Poetry comes alive to me through recitation!" - Natalie Merchant
Considering children's fondness with the beauty of expressions, thoughts, rhymes and music of words, a Rhyme Recitation Competition was recently organized for our tiny tots at Presidium, Hisar. The little Presidians enthusiastically participated in the fun-filled competition and exhibited their oratory talent and confidence. The budding leaders beautifully displayed their props and rhymes through facial expressions and gestures. Everyone was spellbound after seeing their innocent performances!