INITIATIVE TO ERADICATE ILLITERACY
An awareness session on drawbacks of illiteracy and steps how to eradicate it was taken by Ms. Ritu Verma, Vice Coordinator, Delhi School Literacy Project on 16th January 2019. The resource person urged the youth to step forward and contribute in increasing the literacy rate to help the nation to prosper. The students were inspired to participate in ‘Each One Teach One’ project by guiding their helpers at school and home to become literate. They were also provided with the learners book to teach others.
WORKSHOP ON STORY TELLING
Story telling is a universal and traditional art form that has featured strongly in Indian culture as an effective communication tool. It is used as a medium to ingrain values improve reading and listening and imagination. A workshop on Story telling was organised for Class 2 by Ms Nidhi Kundra on 18.12.18. The session was indeed valuable and distinct. Students found it really interested and engrossed in the story as she told them with creative gestures and used facial expressions and also involved the students as the characters of the story. Overall the session helped the young souls to enhance creative thinking.
IMPARTING GREEN VALUES TO STUDENTS
The workshop on Imparting Green Values to the students was organized by IIM Lucknow for the classes V & VI on 29th November 2018. It aimed at sensitizing students towards growing level of pollution and motivated the students to be the changemakers and discussed ways to curb pollution through discussions and enriching worksheets
Workshop on BE POLITE
Mount Abu Public School organised a workshop for students of Classes VI and VII on the Topic “Be Polite” on Friday 2nd November 2018. It was conducted by Ms. Neera Kohli, a senior educator with over 33 years of experience in teaching. Kids today are bombarded with information but are not taught values and ways to use it. They are taught to chase success, but not happiness. The main focus of the workshop was to inculcate and incorporate the importance of being polite. Children enjoyed the workshop very much.
Workshop on Etiquettes and Good Manners
Poster Making Competition on Anti Bullying
The Poster Making Competition was conducted for classes 6 to 11 on fight against bully under Bully-to-Buddy Campaign by Fortis Hospital. Mrs. Chitwan supervised it for successful completion. Winners were awarded with Certificates. It proved to be an energetic event with immense creativity levels of children
Workshop on How to excel in Board Examinations
The school organized a session for the students of classes XI, XII on the topic How to excel in Board Examinations by HT Study Mate They were given tips to avoid the common mistakes by giving examples from various subjects. They were guided how to balance the Boards with the entrance examination which the students found very useful. The session ended with a positive note that meticulous and intelligent planning is the key for staying ahead in this highly competitive world.
WORKSHOP ON SOLAR URJA LAMP
Mount Abu Public school oraganised a workshop on solar lamps in collaboratrion with IIT Bombay on 2nd October. The event began with welcoming of the guest trainers. They introduced themselves to the students. The trainers then introduced students to the concept of solar energy and its usefulness. An interactive theory session was conducted where the students interacted with the mentors and clarified their doubts. The session proceeded with a detailed explanation of the various components involved in the solar lamp kit. Thereafter the students moved to their workstations and started assembling the solar lamps under the step by step guided instructions from the mentors. The mentors made sure that every student is successfully able to assemble the solar lamp. The hands on part was very interesting and engaging for the students which was reflected in their active participation. The event certainly proved to be a successful one and all the students were filled with a sense of achievement and satisfaction on having made a solar lamp of their own. Even the scorching sun could not stop the students from learning as they went out to keep their panels to charge their battery. The event ended with happy faces delighted to see their self made lamps glowing. The school extends a heartful thanks to SoULS and IIT Bombay for taking this initiative of raising sensitization towards solar energy and providing our students a platform to learn and get involved in assembling of their self made solar lamps. We look forward to have more such learning opportunities in future as well
WORKSHOP ON ASTRONOMY
The School organized a session on Astronomy on 20th September 2018 which aimed at sharing the knowledge and experience in the field of astronomy. The young astronomer Mr. Aryan Mishra shared his experiences of life which brought him to such a high profile level. He also talked about the challenges he faced and how he put his best to overcome those hurdles. He wanted to open the eyes of teens to the beautiful and amazing world of cosmos. He emphasized on the famous lines of Thomas Edison that “The greatest weakness lies in giving up..” He motivated the students to go for their passion as their career as that will give contentment. The workshop was highly motivating and instilled interest towards astronomy
How to Achieve Success
On 24th August 2018, Thursday, a workshop on “How to Achieve Success” was conducted by Ms. Anjali Sachdeva from ‘Times of India’ for classes VII and VIII. The workshop started with presentation of an anecdote of a young girl Lluchi Migushi who was very poor but had a great interest in writing poetry. She felt inferior due to the rich people but somehow managed and won first prize in poem writing. She told that students should be happy with the things they have and not to make their parents unhappy. She highlighted the need of making a timetable for managing time and being discipline which will lead to success. She laid stress on sacrificing as a major thing to be a successful person. The resource person had an interaction with students. The workshop ended on an optimistic note where, she asked the students to have faith in themselves and do their best.
Workshop on Menstrual Hygiene
The School organised a workshop for girls students of classes XI and XII on the topic "Menstrual Hygiene" on 21st August 2018. A renowned Gynecologist Dr. Ashima spoke in detail about the do's and don'ts of the personal hygiene to be maintained during this time. It was an interactive session where students enquired about certain myths related to menstruation which were taken satisfactorily by the doctor. The workshop ended with students discussing their personal personal problem with the doctor.
WORKSHOP ON SAFETY MEASURES AWARENESS
“Prevention is better than cure”. A workshop was conducted by TPDDL at Mount Abu Public School, which taught the value of preventing any mishappenings while “Flying Kite” on the upcoming event of Independence Day. The session was conducted by two resource person who addressed the students can remain safe. A presentation on safety measures was shown to the students which taught them basic safety measures like – not to fly kites near electrical wires; Not to keep down galleries, fences, roof tops or terrace borders and not to catch kites. The session was interactive as several questions were put up for the students, they answered them correctly and received many gifts in return. It helped the students to take keen interest. Hence forth, it helped the students to gain an insightful learning.
The school organised Mine craft session for the students of classes 6 & 7 on 11th August '18. It was a wonderful session as the students learnt to design various games on their own. They learnt about different elements, blocks and controls. Students participated whole heartily and enjoyed the session .
Career Counseling Session
A Career Counseling Session on LAW AS A CAREER was organised for students of Class XII Commerce and Humanities stream. Mr. Karan Mishra, Regional Head Delhi NCR from CLAT possible briefed students about the preparation strategies to crack CLAT , placements by National Law University.It was an enlightening session for students which ended with one to one discussion of the students with the guest speaker.
A Career Workshop was organised for Class XII Science Stream for Merchant Navy as a career.Mr.S.P.S Oberoi, Consultant -HR conducted the workshop. Students gathered information regarding Merchant Navy as a rewarding career.The resource person took individual queries of interested students.
WORKSHOP ON BEAT THE PLASTIC
The School conducted a workshop on Beat The Plastic, organized by KSHITTI ORGANIZATION – The Earth And Environment. Dr. Neha Mishra addressed the students about the harmful effects of plastic. She also discussed various alternatives. For example – use of glass bowls instead of plastic bowls, increase the use of earthen pots, more usage of cloth bags. Various activities were also conducted by her team members such as Paper bag designing, students were encouraged to make flower pot and pen stand, they even planted a sapling. It was overall an enriching experience for the students and teachers.
Dance is a conversation between the body and the soul.Keeping this essence alive the western dance workshop was conducted by The Hindustan Times on 7 July,18 for the children of classes ll and lll. The children learnt various western dance forms and grooved their bodies on Hip hop beats. It was indeed a cheerful experience for the little Mapians as they danced not only with their feet but also with hearts.
Workshop on Sanitary Napkin Vending Machine
To sensitize the importance of cleanliness, waste management . sanitation , hygiene and healthy practice among children, MAPS organised a workshop on Sanitary napkin vending machine on 5th July ,2018 in co-ordination with Elan organisation for girls of class 6th to 12th where they were guided about the way to operate the sanitary napkin vending machine,about the mechanism with which it works and the things to be taken care of while operating the machinery .Through this workshop students were guided not only to keep themselves healthy but also make the surroundings clean .
Edvour Space Program
On 3rd July 2018 a workshop by Edvour Space was conducted for a visit to Space Centre for the students of classes VI to VIII. The workshop provided a program guide on an educational and cultural tour to USA for students. It is an opportunity for the young talented and budding students to work together, gain and share knowledge, get a first hand experience in world’s best possible facilities under supervision of eminent scientists.
LECTURE ON WATER CONSERVATION
The School organized a lecture on WATER CONSERVATION for class IX by Sh. Dinesh Kumar Pandey, Advocate, DLSA (North). The resource person generated awareness on the prime issue, water conservation which has become the need of the hour. The young students were sensitized to take initiative and contribute as saviors of the environment. The future stakeholders, the students also assured to work for the cause by taking conservative steps and inspiring others to follow.
LECTURE ON CHILD SEXUAL ABUSE
The School organized a lecture on CHILD SEXUAL ABUSE, an issue of prime concern by Mr. Dhirendra Rana, Secretary, DLSA(North) to raise awareness and sensitize the students on the growing existence of child sexual abuse. The resource person briefed students of class X on how trauma effects the cognitive and behavioural pattern of the victim and could result in lack of trust, despair, sense of helplessness and deep feeling of guilt and shame. Visuals were also shown highlighting the ways of helping children tackle such sensitive issues. The Principal of the School, Madam Jyoti Arora thanked the officials from DLSA for counselling the young minds to be extra vigilant to prevent mishappenings.
Workshop on Anti Bullying
The Workshop on Anti Bullying was conducted by Ms. Pragya Vijh for Classes 9th and 10th on 5th April 2018. Initially QUIZ was conducted including students as the participants to gain their knowledge about bullying. The children were informed regarding bullying, its types, characteristics and effects of bullying. Two children shared their experiences and views regarding bullying. Certain questions were also posed by children related to bullying in school. Children proved as a very participative audience and giving their inputs. It ended with a healthy discussion with students
United Nation Young Changemaker Conclave 2018
Students of Mount Abu Public School got a golden opportunity to participate in United Nation Young Changemaker Conclave 2018 on February 24th, 2018 to honour Mr. Justin Trudeau, Prime Minister of Canada. Young Changemaker Conclave enlightened the students with accomplishment of Sustainable Goals. They highlighted the fact that change is personal, it starts with you, so start now. You must denounce and raise your voice whenever you see something wrong happening around you. The event focused on women empowerment, values and productivity of human life, which in turn leads to unity and togetherness.
WORKSHOP ON POCSO
The School organized a workshop on the topic “Protection of Children from Sexual offences (POCSO) for the children between the age group 14 to 18 years. The Resource Person from Delhi State Legal Services Authority, Mr. Vipin Singh, Mr. Mohit Yadav, Ms. Dilpreet Kaur, Mr. Mirgendra Singh Baghel and Ms. Aakriti Gupta delivered a very informative lecture on the topic thus guiding the children about the good and bad touch and briefed them as to how they should respond to such incidents. They also talked about the provisions of juvenile justice and policies for the offenders. A movie ‘Komal Movie on POCSO’ was shown to the children highlighting the importance of causing awareness about the incidents of sexual offences happening so frequently and how the children should leave the hesitation and must report the cases to the concerned authorities. The workshop was quite enriching for the children who generally are not able to see the seriousness of the issue.
A SESSION ON FOLDSCOPE
A session on “Foldscope” was organised at Maharaja Agrasen Model School. The resource persons Mr. Ronak Jogeshwar, Expert AIM, Niti Ayog and Mr. Jim Cyberlski, President & CEO , Foldscope displayed the technique of making microscope with paper. The students tried many samples and were amazed to see the results.
Workshop on Safe and Nutritious Food Drive
The workshop on “Safe and Nutritious Food Drive” was conducted in the school by FSSAI on 23rd January 2018. The students of class VI and VII were guided about the need to include healthy and nutritious food in the diet. The resource person also highlighted the effects of Deficiency Essentials Fortification (DEF) and informed the students to check the fortification logo on the packed food to avoid food with micro nutrient deficiency. The session emphasized on having enriching food for enriching lives.
Workshop on The Astronomy World
The workshop on “The Astronomy World” was conducted by Mr. Sarvesh Bhardwaj from SDRO for the class VIII Students on 19th January 2018. The resource person highlighted the fascinating features of the universe and gave an insight into the interesting facts of space.
Workshop on How to Score well in Board Examination
A workshop on the theme “How to score well in Board Exams” was organized in the School for the students of Classes X and XII on 18th January 2018 with an aim to make the students realize the essential worth of time and help them overcome all anxieties related to board examination. The resource person Mr. Lucky Puccharat from Hindustan Times focused on value of prior planning and developing habit of consistent practice for three hours. The session inspired the students to strengthen their belief in themselves and to be positive in their approach towards success.
Workshop on Menstrual Hygiene
Workshop on Menstrual Hygiene was organized by SHARP organization on 27th December 2017. The young girls of Classes VI - VIII were guided about he remedies to reduce the menstrual cramps and the eating habits to be followed during menstruation. They were also informed about the menstrual cycle and the need to maintain hygiene during that time.
TATA ENERGY CONSERVATION
The School organised TATA ENERGY CONSERVATION WORKSHOP on 23.12.17 for the students of Classes VI- VIII. the main motive of the workshop was to sensitize the students about energy conservation as well as conservation of natural resources. The energy club of TATA POWER introduced various ways through which the children can be the volunteers and help society to overcome the paucity of energy. Different competitions were also introduced through a PowerPoint presentation for the students so that they can participate and be the energy champions. Overall , it was a very fruitful workshop for the both students and teachers.
Workshop on First Aid and CPR
workshop on ‘CPR’ was conducted by Mr. Yogesh from Heart Care Foundation ,
India on November 25, 2017. The workshop imparted
knowledge of commonly occurring situations in our day to day life. The main aim
of the workshop was how to maintain hygiene and apply the best sanitation
practice in our daily life. It was explained to the students as to how one
should remain calm and give basic medical aid i.e. CPR to the person in need. The
main focus of the workshop can be summarized in 3 key points:
2. Minimize Health damage
3. Prevent further harm
CAREER ORIENTATION FIESTA
Every student faces a question “What Next” and “Which Course” after class XI and XII. There are many career options available and it is very difficult to choose the right one. Taking all these into account Mount Abu Public School organized a Career Orientation Fiesta on 25th November, 2017 for classes IX to XII. Seven Institutions and Universities participated in the Fair. Students were given the opportunity to view and access a whole range of opportunities open to them for higher education. The speakers presented a plethora of options to the students in all the streams – Science, Commerce & Humanities. A lot of insight was given about the various courses available in various colleges. The students were enabled to clarify their doubts and queries about various career options. The sessions proved beneficial and were appreciated by all.
Workshop on CHILD ABUSE
The School organised a workshop conducted by Mr. Lucky Prichhrat on 22nd November 2017. The objective of the workshop was a very sensitive topic called “Child Abuse ”. He stated that Abuse in exploitation caused by the near ones as they know our weakness so we should learn saying the magical word “NO”. We should not accept any kind of emotional, physical and sexual abuse and we should always ask for help. He related with the students by sharing his real life experience, solved the problems of students and shared an inspiring video of a girl named Khushi. It was an immense pleasure to have him in our school
Globe Protocol Training
To Provide opportunity to the students to participate in Data collection of Scientific process & contribute meaningfully to understand the earth system & global environment, students of the Classes VII, VIII & X attended the workshop on Globe Protocol Training conducted by Dr. Desh Bandhu at DAV Pushpanjali Enclave on 18th November 2017. Students were demonstrated how to measure atmospheric temperature, water, surface temperature, types of clouds using scientific instruments for Globe.
Dance is a conversation between the body and the soul. Keeping this essence alive the western dance workshop was conducted by the resource person by The Hindustan Times on 3 Nov,2017 for the children of Classes ll and lll. The children learnt various western dance forms and grooved their bodies on Hip hop beats. It was indeed a cheerful experience for the little Mapians as they danced not only with their feet but also with hearts.
Workshop on “CHILD ABUSE”
The School organized a Workshop on child abuse for Classes IV & V on 24th October 2017. the session was conducted by Hindustan Times. The Resource Person, Ms. Jaishree- The eminent Psychologist & Director student at excellence Educo. Pvt. Ltd. guided the students about comfortable and uncomfortable touch. A movie on “Dealing with Child Abuse” was played for the students that made them aware about the need to safeguard their bodies and understand the good and bad touch. The students were made aware about the strategies to safeguard themselves from any untoward incident that can harm them. They were also informed about the child helpline number 1098.
WORKSHOP ON OZONE LAYER DEPLETION
With increasing concern of Ozone Layer depletion and its prevention, the School organized a Workshop on ‘Ozone Layer Balance’ on 7th Sep 2017 in collaboration with HT pace. The workshop was an interactive session in which the resource person brought out the importance of Ozone Layer, its elements interesting facts related to ozone layer. The students could actually realize the significance of ozone layer and need for its preservation. The workshop ended with ways to prevent ozone layer depletion.
Memory Training Session
The School organized a workshop on Career Options that Humanities and Commerce students can pursue after Class XII. Mr. Satnam Singh from Singh Study Circle guided the students regarding the different ways through which they can grab the best colleges of Delhi University. He also highlighted the foreign educational system and how we can be a part of it. The session came to an end with an interactive session in which the students got the opportunity to gather knowledge about the variegated career options that are available. The workshop was indeed a motivational and enlightening session for the students
Workshop with Cartoon Network Channel
Cartoon always fascinate children and to bring some fun in their life, school organized a Workshop with Cartoon Network Channel for class III students. The workshop was based on their favourite cartoon shows i.e. Oggy ,cockroaches and Krish Roll No. 21. Students took part in different types of quiz related to the above mentioned shows. Workshop also touched the sensitive issues such as road safety, personal hygiene and healthy eating. Winners were awarded by the channel and they also provided sample gifts to other students as well like sample of toothpaste , Dettol sanitizers , dukes waffy etc. It was an enriching workshop for the students
Workshop on Food and Nutrition
The School conducted a workshop on “Food and Nutrition" for students of Class V. The workshop was conducted by Ms. Gitanjali from Pearson. The interactive workshop focused upon building healthy eating habits among the young children. The workshop guided the students about the balanced diet and the fluids and food that the young students should have to keep them fit and healthy. The resource person focused on eating dry fruits and fruits for keeping us active. The students enjoyed the engaging activities conducted during the workshop and realized the need to reflect upon their eating habits and maintain a healthy lifestyle.
Interactive Session with Author Vaijayanti Saant Tonpe
The School hosted an interactive session on 28th April 2017 with Ms. Vaijayanti Savant Tonpe who has authored many Children’s books. The session highlighted the importance of reading and writing for children in order to hone their communications skill. The author also stressed on the role of language which is essential for every sphere of life. The session for classes ended with Ms. Tonpe reading out an excerpt from her latest story, ‘Daddy’s Girl’.
workshop on Educational Opportunities in United States of America
Mr. Ricardo Castro Salazar from Pima Country Community College, Arizona and Ms. Jetza Torres from Rancho Santiago Community College , California
Adolescent Peer Educator
STOP THE CLOCK
Memory Retention session was organised for Classes IX - X by Mr. Mohammad Faisal on 7th October 2016
MindSmart 2016 for Classes IX - X was organised by Ms. Aparna Singh & Ms. Aprajita Dixit of Expressions India on 5th October 2016
Career Counselling Session
Career Counselling Session for Class XII was organised by Mr. Vikram Tomar of O.P. Jindal University on 19th September 2016
Mobile Classroom Van
Workshop on Mobile Classroom Van organised by National Science Centre and Expressions India on 7th September 20-16
Expression - Understanding Emotions
Expression - Understanding Emotions for Class IX at National Science Centre on 19th August 2016
Life Skills & Values
Life Skills & Values at National Science Centre on 19th August 2016
Slam Poetry for Class XI at Springdales School, Pusa Road
Guideline for NTSE and JSTS
Guideline for NTSE and JSTS for Classes IX - X by Narayana Institute, Punjabi Bagh
Life Skills & Values
Life Skills & Values at National Science Centre on 29th July 2016
Tiger Walk for Class VIII organised by WWF India & Wildlife Trust of India on 29th July 2016
Chemistry Popularization for Classes X - XI by Forum of Public Schools & Association of Chemistry Teachers Mahavira Model Sr. Sec. School
Antroid App Design
Self Defense for Girls
Self Defense for Girls for Classes VI - VIII
Classes VI - X