School News October 2015

November 7, 2015
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GRADE - WISE

KG 1

Educational Talk was conducted on October 1st & 4th. This talk motivated students to inculcate personal hygiene and healthy eating habits.

KG 2

Star Class was awarded on October 1st to divisions ‘C & M’ and Green Class to divisions ‘N & T’. By implementing this awarding system, classes that excel were recognized and be an example for all classes to emulate.

Thematic Assembly titled ‘Keeping Our Park Clean’ was held on October 12th. Through this assembly, divisions ‘E & O’ displayed their performance about the topic. It was also an opportunity for them to impart their knowledge about the topic.

Cleanliness Week was organised from October 18th to 22nd. During this week, students demonstrated their ways to keep our surroundings clean through assembly. They also participated in a clean-up activity in the school campus and presented book marks to show how to make & help our environment be clean & green.

Thematic Assembly was conducted on October 26th. Through this assembly, divisions ‘G & H’ presented a skit. It helped them improve their understanding about animals, how to take care and be kind to them. It also helped them to build confidence and enhance their speaking skills.

Grade 1 & 2 (Girls)

Thematic Assembly titled ‘Global Warming’ was conducted on October 6th with mass participation of grade 1 divisions ‘B’. Through a skit and a song, students were made aware of the importance of reduce, reuse & recycle and how it help our environment.

Thematic Assembly titled ‘Unity is Strength’ was held on October 13th. Students of grade 1 division ‘C’ presented a skit and a song about the topic. It helped them understand the importance of team work.

Arabic Poem Recitation competition was organised on October 15th for grade 1. During this competition, students recited different Arabic poems with expressions, clarity and voice modulations. It helped them develop their recitation skills and enhanced their Arabic language skills.

Thematic Assembly titled ‘World Food Day’ was conducted on October 20th with mass participation of grade 1 division ‘D’. This assembly created awareness among students about the importance of food and why they should not waste it.

English Declamation competition was organised on October 22nd for grade 2. Students were given different topics to talk about. It was an opportunity for them to showcase their speaking and expression skills. It also helped them to enhance their language skills.

Thematic Assembly titled ‘Every Child is a Unique Star’ was held on October 27th. Through this assembly, students of grade 1 division ‘A’ presented a skit and a dance to show that every child is special in their own way. It also helped to enhance and encourage their talents.

Grade 1 & 2 (Boys)

Thematic Assemblies titled ‘International Day of Non-Violence’, ‘World Food Day’, ‘Cultures & Heritage of UAE’ and ‘Leaders of UAE’ were conducted on October 6th, 13th, 20th & 27th with mass participation of grade 1 divisions ‘L, M, N & O’ respectively. These assemblies were an opportunity for students to showcase their talents in speech, dance, skit, songs and poems in English, Arabic & Hindi languages. ICT materials were used to capture and stimulate the interest of audience. It also helped them to express articulately on the given topics, promote enacting & speaking skills and create awareness about the topics.

Hindi Declamation was organised on October 13th for grade 1. The objective of this declamation for students was to meet their grade level standards, develop their skill of speaking & communicating and expressing oneself on the given topic. It was also an opportunity for them to promote the use of intonation, facial & vocal expressions.

Grade 3 & 4 (Girls)

Thematic Assemblies were held on October 7th, 21st & 28th with mass participation of grade 3 divisions ‘A, C & D’ respectively.

English Recitation competition was organised on October 18th for grade 3. During this competition, students recited poems with expression, voice modulation and intonation. It helped them to develop an interest and understanding of English poetry. It also enhanced their recitation skills and fluency which helped them to build confidence in the language.

Arabic Declamation was conducted on October 22nd for grade 4.

Grade 3 & 4 (Boys)

Creative Writing activity was organised on October 1st for grade 3. Through this activity, students were encouraged to write using their creativity and imagination about the topic titled ‘If I had Superpowers’.

Nukkad Natak activity was held on October 6th. During this activity, students of grade 3 performed a street play about cleanliness. It created awareness among students about the importance of keeping our surrounding clean and its role in creating a healthy society.

Arabic Declamation was conducted on October 20th. This competition helped students to improve their Arabic speaking skills. ‘The Beach’, ‘Your Mother’ and ‘Dubai or Your School’ was the choices for their topics.

Thematic Assembly titled ‘Leaders of UAE’ was held on October 21st with mass participation of grade 3 divisions ‘M’. This assembly created awareness among students about the various Heads of Government of UAE and the seven Emirates.

Thematic Assembly titled ‘Festivals Around the World’ was conducted on October 28th with mass participation of grade 4 division ‘V’. Through this assembly, students were introduced to different celebrations around the world.

Student Council Meeting with agenda titled ‘School Hierarchy & Areas of School Premises and Merits of Public Transport’ was organised on October 28th. During this meeting, Student Council members discussed their forthcoming agenda and plan action. It helped to be disciplined, responsible, think economically and be aware of themselves.

COUNSELLING CENTRE

Student Talk on the topic ‘Study Smart’ was held on October 5th & 7th for grade 1 girls. This talk guided students to develop smart study skills focusing on independent learning. Tips on how to become smart independent learners were provided.

A Parent Talk on the topic ‘Personality Development’ was conducted on October 9th for grades 1 to 4. Through this talk, parents where suggested practical tips & techniques to train themselves and their wards to be a better human being.

A Parent Talk on the topic ‘Improving Developmental Skills’ was held on October 30th for KG 1. This talk for parents tried to enhance their knowledge on the expected set of developmental skills of their children. They also got practical tips on how to overcome hurdles in the development of their wards.

LEARNING CENTRE

Parent Talk was conducted on October 30th for grades 1 to 4 parents whose wards are receiving Learning Support. During this talk, Math operations using multisensory approach were discussed. They were given creative techniques to teach Numeracy to their children using multisensory activities.

SPORTS

Chess Tournament (Inter-House) was organised on October 22nd for grade 3 & 4 boys. This annual competition provided students an opportunity to apply the strategies & techniques they learned in their respective games classes. Medals were awarded to the winners and certificates were given to the participants.

Badminton Tournament (Inter-House) was held on October 29th for grade 3 & 4 girls. This tournament provided the opportunity for those skilled students, who play extra good in this sport. All participants were given certificates and winners were awarded with medals.