Week 14, 15, 16, 17 and 18

UOI

Students developed their understanding about a food chain. They discussed terms like producers, consumers and decomposers by organizing pictures of grass, grasshopper, animals and birds in their respective order as occurring in the food chain.

To understand the concept further, students listened to the story – ‘Food Chain’ to set them thinking.

During a classroom discussion, students understood the importance of every animal in maintaining a balance in the ecosystem.

Case studies explaining the reasons for whaling and decline in the number of sparrows supported the above discussion on an imbalance in the eco system.

The book, ‘protecting endangered animals’ helped students delve deeper into the reasons behind animals becoming endangered and the different ways of protecting them. They also gained knowledge about various organizations that work to save animals worldwide, like PAWS, PETA, WWF and IUCN.

Students were encouraged to brainstorm  ways to protect endangered species. They came up with a variety of solutions like planting trees, using less plastic, recycling etc. and understood their responsibility towards these animals. 


English 

Students continued to revisit blends while tuning in to the new concept of verbs.

They enhanced their social skills by playing  a game of ‘dumb charades’ in groups and reflected on their understanding. 

Students practiced verbs with tasks like picture writing and story reading.

Math

Students were tuned in to the concept of doubling with a visual presentation that was followed by ‘think pair and share’ visible thinking routine. They continued their practice on doubling by participating in a drawing activity along with their partners to represent the addition sentences.

Students improved their understanding of the concept of achieving an even number as the  sum when two odd or two even numbers are added.

They were also introduced to the concept of adding three single digit numbers using floor games and number cards.

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Hindi

Students enhanced their reading and writing skills by identifying the formation of इ  maatraa and associated words. They played bingo to find the same words.

They displayed their understanding of  animal habitats using a visual presentation and Venn diagram. 

Spell bee helped them to enhance their vocabulary.


Art 

Students learned about the line of symmetry and observed symmetrical artwork. They created symmetrical drawings using grids to hone their fine motor skills. Students also drew simple sketches of animals using lines and geometrical shapes.

 

ICT

Students were introduced to poster making using the app: ‘pic collage’, enabling them to learn poster making using different types of templates. They learned to add pictures, borders, shapes, and text.

Students explored options in animation and created posters on saving animals. Using Math Operation app on their iPad, they explored the concept of odd & even numbers.

 Music

Students integrated their learning with their unit of inquiry on animal survival. They created different songs showcasing  ways of spreading awareness on animal survival.

 Dance

Lessons were focused on improving flexibility and body balance.

Warmups and exercises were carried out to improve flexibility. Jumping, spotting and kicks to improve posture were undertaken .

PE

Students developed their basic motor skills using different lead-up activities and recreational games which included jumping, running, hopping.

Students started learning new skills for mini cricket and mini football.

Skating lessons focused on practicing walking, balancing and maintaining speed on the skates.

Assembly

Students of Grade IA presented an assembly  to put forth their views about the great global importance of world heritage sites. The assembly began with a reminder of the rich cultural bygone era and our responsibility to preserve the same, not only for ourselves but for the generations to come. It aimed to inculcate a feeling of pride towards the national cultural wealth and students understood in many ways how we can help preserve  cultural possessions and raise awareness amongst people on a global platform. First graders  Krish and Hridhimmaa shared information on the Taj Mahal based on their recent visit to the UNESCO site in Agra.  

Week 12 & 13

UOI

A formative assessment marked the reflection of the first line of inquiry, which was carried out with the help of a take and talk activity.

Also, they developed their thinking skills by enhancing their understanding about omnivores, carnivores and herbivores.

Students tuned into the second line of inquiry namely, the reasons threatening animal survival.  Pictures and data depicting the increase in human population over the years helped them conclude that rapid increase in population is the primary threat to animal survival worldwide.

Students delved deeper into how reasons  like testing on animals and their use for recreational purposes affect their survival.

With the help of a power point presentation, students gained knowledge about threatened, endangered and extinct species of animals.

English

Students identified sight words by playing a treasure hunt game.

They listened to the story titled ‘Eric the elephant’ and reflected on the same using visible thinking routine -word, idea, sentence.

Math

Students used a KWL chart to depict what they knew, wondered about and learned in the operation for addition. They also made a poster denoting addition specific vocabulary.

They were introduced to the concept of number line.

To understand number bonds, students used counters and made various combinations with the same.

Hindi

To enhance reading and writing skills, students watched a video on ‘इ ‘ ki maatraa and extended their comprehension by reading words and making meaningful sentences using those words.

A word puzzle activity was conducted too

The difference between the usage of the following akshars  ड -ड़, घ -ध , ढ-ढ़  was discussed in class.

ICT

Students were introduced to Augmented Reality, also known as AR.

AR is a simple combination of real and virtual worlds. Some students shared their experiences with AR application which they have used previously, like Pokemon Go.

Later they experienced it through applications like Dino AR and Solar System AR. The students were very excited while working on these applications.

Library

Diwali – the much-awaited festival of lights is around the corner. Various stories related to this festival were shared with students during the week.

Students listened to a Hindi story ‘amma kahe kahani – Diwali’. It was a charming and informative book that introduced Diwali with a beautiful rhyme-

“Diyas twinkle like stars – what a sight!
This is Diwali, in all its glory,
As told to little Klaka – a magical story”

The story perfectly sequenced the reason for Prince Ram to leave his kingdom and move to the forest, his victory over the evil king Ravana, the celebration of prince Rama’s homecoming, and story of Goddess Lakshmi who rewarded her true devotees with fortune and health on Diwali.

Written in rhyme with vivid and captivating illustrations, the book brought Hindu festival celebration story to children in a fun and non-preachy way.

P.E & Skating

Students worked on development of motor skills.

Music


Students learned about different time signatures and enjoyed practicing it on the Cajon.

Social Emotional Learning (SEL)

This week students were encouraged to write their feelings and thoughts for different situations. This activity helped them to understand how thoughts are different from feelings.

 

Grade 1 -Assembly 

Students made connections between animals and mythology during an assembly on October 14,2019. Each God and Goddess is associated with an animal because of the unique feature that particular animals possesses and  attention was drawn towards the animals that were part of the epic Ramayan. Connections between animals and Diwali were drawn. Students inquired how human actions impact animal survival when animals are used for entertainment and during festivals. A video on how reindeers are exploited in the name of Christmas made poignant viewing. Students further delved into how some rehabilitation centers work to rescue and rehabilitate wild sloth bears at an SOS Wildlife facility near Mathura.

Revisiting Concepts

Students revisited a few concepts of Math and English through games and manipulatives.

Week 10 & 11

UOI

 Students collaborated to discuss the central idea ‘Human behaviour has an impact on animal survival’ and displayed their understanding by writing synonyms for key words from the central idea.

 Taking their learning further, students brainstormed  essential requirements for survival of animals with  a  think, pair and share visible thinking routine. They also watched a video which supported their understanding on habitats.

Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bzykg5HF1FI

Later they created an anchor chart by listing down different animals and their habitats.

Young inquirers were engaged in classroom discussions  for learning  different adaptations seen in animals.

They extended their knowledge by making a mind map on ways by which animals and humans help each other.

English

Students were engaged in an  activity wherein they picked up models of animals from a mystery box and spoke a few lines about their habitat, eating pattern, body colour, unique features and human dependency.

Students keenly engaged  in reading with due attention to punctuations and voice modulations. Also, they were introduced to ‘ee’ sound followed by writing the words in journal.

Math

Learners continued practicing various kinds of patterns with objects, numbers and those seen in daily life.

They attempted a formative assessment on patterns.

Addition was introduced with a hypothetical situation wherein the facilitator invited two sets of students and asked the class questions based on it ‘putting together’. Later they explored various manipulatives in pairs to build upon their understanding of addition.

They further explored addition by playing games on the number line while also solving vertical and horizontal addition equation sums.

Hindi

To enhance reading and writing skills, students were introduced to इ ki मात्रा, they were able to identify  related words by practicing the same in their journals.

In order to strengthen grammatical skills, students identified संज्ञा (nouns) and made a noun tree.

Students watched a Hindi story ‘चींटीऔर टिड्डा’. This helped in building their listening and speaking skills. They further showcased their understanding with the help of a visual thinking routine.



Dance

Dance lessons focused on the development of rhythm patterns and flexibility.

Movements were based on simple rhythmic combinations with large isolated steps. 

Solitary performance was also introduced.

ICT

Students gave final touch to their food pyramid that they illustrated using MS-Paint. They were also assessed on their skills through a checklist.

Students were shown various posters as a provocation of new tool. They discussed the commonality in each poster like background colour, less images, different types of font usage according to theme of the poster. Later, they were introduced to Pic Collage which is an app for poster and card making. They were shown basic tools of the app which they happily tried while making cards on Dussehra.

Music

Students integrated music with their unit of inquiry on health. 

They learned about music therapy, how it can impact our health and how we can receive health benefits from music.

They learned a new song “we will rock you”.

Library

Students listened to ‘Owl Moon’ by Jane Yolen. The story  about a little boy and his father who one winter night went for owling made interesting reading. The trees stood still as statues and the world around seemed silent as a dream. When they both reached into the deep dark forest, father called whoo-whoo-whoo to invite mysterious night birds, but there was no answer.

The duo of father and son walked silently for the father had said to the son “when you go owling you don’t need words, you don’t need anything but hope for sometimes there is an owl, but sometimes is none”. Eventually their patience paid off and they caught sight of an owl.  

The book proved to be a verbal and visual treasure, it displayed the learner profile attribute of being courageous as the little child went with his father for owling and he knew he had to be brave at this time of the night.

Art

Students observed various objects to identify 3D shapes in them. Later they drew some of the 3D shapes like cube, cuboid and cone using rulers to colour them neatly.

P.E & Skating

Students developed their basic motor skills with the help of different lead-up and recreational games, which included jumping, running, hopping.

During skating session, they practiced walking and balancing on the skates.

Social-Emotional learning (SEL)

This week students were encouraged to segregate thoughts from feelings with a recognition activity wherein, they filled 2 buckets (heart bucket & thought bucket) with different thoughts and feelings. This activity helped them to understand the difference between thoughts and feelings.

Grade 1 Assembly

Students of Grade 1 participated in an assembly on ‘Gandhian philosophy’ – The future depends on what you do today’ on September 23, 2019 where they decoded the statement word by word. They saw a power-point presentation that showcased the Mahatma’s philosophies of being truthful, taking care of the environment and the need to pursue non-violence. Students made connections between sustainable practices followed at school.

Students revisited a few concepts of Eng and math through games and manipulatives.

Week 8 and 9

Unit of inquiry

A formative assessment marked the reflection of learning based on the third line of inquiry, ‘Importance of taking care of their body’ as a summation of the unit.

What better way than  to encourage students to actively appreciate and explore nature around them with a nature walk. Students keenly observed different kinds of plants grown in the green areas at school. They identified medicinal plants like aloe vera and tulsi (basil) and further inquired into the health benefits of these plants. Later, they completed the thinking routine by writing their understanding in their journals.

The new unit of inquiry on animals was introduced based on the transdisciplinary theme ‘Sharing the planet’.

Central Idea – Human behaviour has an impact on animal survival

Key Concepts –

  •  Connection
  •  Causation
  •  Responsibility

Lines of Inquiry –

  • Relationship between humans and animals
  • Reasons threatening animal survival
  • Our role in protecting endangered animals

Students used their thinking and research skills and analysed their understanding of the video with the help of  ‘I see, I think, I wonder’ visible thinking routine.

Provocation of the unit was done by sharing a video of a polar bear starving that provided an open-ended invitation to students to explore and express a variety of thoughts and ideas. 

Students used their thinking and research skills and analysed their understanding of the video with the help of  ‘I see, I think, I wonder’ visible thinking routine.

Math

Formative assessment on ordinal numbers was taken with a game called ‘where is the orange cat?’

They did an activity named ‘Sip smart’ where they checked the sugar content of different drinks and found out which is the healthiest of all.

The concept of patterns was introduced with the story of pattern fish; this helped students to enhance their thinking skills. A nature walk whereby students closely observed patterns on leaves, flowers and fish further strengthened the concept. Later they were shown pictures of animals like zebra, tigers, butterflies etc. Patterns in day, night and seasonal cycles were also discussed.

Students created and illustrated their own patterns in their journals.

Taking the concept further, they were introduced to geometric , colour , object  and number patterns.

They also attempted a Summative Assessment on Number system.

English

Students enhanced their understanding of proper and common nouns by engaging in an interactive. Furthermore, with the help of pictures they connected a proper noun to its respective common noun.

 They were shown a video related to common and proper nouns.

Concept of capitalisation was reinforced too.

English sessions were integrated with the ongoing unit whereby, students read and interpreted the given pictures and wrote their understanding in  journals.

Students were assessed on their spellings with a spell bee.

A formative assessment on nouns was conducted using the scavenger hunt activity.

Students enhanced their vocabulary by thinking of meaningful words using ‘dr’,  blends.

Hindi

To enhance reading and writing skills, students identified, read and wrote words with त, ह,च,द, व, ख (व्यंजन) letters. They saw a story ‘किसने खाए मालपुए’  and performed a role play allowing their creativity to soar, whilst developing an array of valuable skills; inquiry, thinking, social, emotional, communication and language amongst others.

The students attempted a formative assessment. 

They were assessed on spellings with spell bee.

ICT

Using their research skills, students designed a food pyramid. Students used proper proportion and colour code to depict different food categories and the most and least consumed foods using MS-Paint.

They also learned to save their files in specific folders. 

Art

Students integrated Math with their Visual Arts classes as they solved addition sums and used the solutions to find the keys to the colours, they needed to use for colouring each section in the given picture. This activity helped them in improving their observation as well as colouring skills.

Music

The students were assessed on their understanding of note values. They attempted playing different note values on the Conga.

Individually, the students sang their favourite songs ‘Maa tujhe salam’ and ‘A gift to you’.

Dance

Through movements we convey our emotions; this week’s dance lessons were focused on the discussion of dance therapy. Students were engaged in several group activities related to the same.

An activity was performed where they were instructed to stay still while a calm music was played and were asked to focus on what was happening inside their body.

During another task, with their eyes closed, students imagined an empty auditorium having only one source of light and were asked  to dance visualizing nobody was watching them. 

 PE & Skating

Students developed gross motor skills with the help of different lead-up activities and recreational games, which included passing the hoop etc. They also tried on a few poses of Yoga.

Students practiced walking and balancing on the skates during their skating lessons.

Library

To celebrate the birthday of much-loved children’s author Julia Donaldson, students were read one of her popular books ‘Tiddler- A story telling fish’.

Tiddler was always late for school and would make up tall and exciting stories for his classmates as to why he got late. One day as Tiddler was moving slowly- thinking about a new story, he unknowingly got caught in a net, which resulted in a real adventure!

All children identified with Tiddler as a fish with big imaginative powers!

Social -emotional learning (SEL)

This week students were encouraged to segregate thoughts from feelings through a story telling wherein, they heard the story of Valmiki and helped to understand how a positive thought changed Valmiki as a person. This activity also helped them to understand how thoughts lead to our feelings.

Students had their assembly on World Literacy Day on September 9. The day marks the international celebration and aims at promoting awareness about literacy.

Students revisited a few concepts of English and Math through manipulatives and games.

Week 7

Unit of inquiry

Students inquired into factors affecting our health and developed an understanding  of consuming a balanced diet for staying healthy.

They were familiarised with terms like ingredients, nutritional value, red and green dots on food packets, manufacturing and expiry date of products with the use of empty wrappers.  

As a part of making real life connections, students were taken on a field trip to a departmental grocery store, where they saw all the food products options available on shelves. They understood the significance of making the right choices, the importance of locally grown food and its health benefits. They also learnt to identify fresh and processed food.

Students attempted a Formative assessment on 1st line of inquiry.

Students were shown a video about the different ways of taking care of our body, which was later followed by a discussion on the benefits of maintaining a healthy body. 

Also, they went for a field trip to Needs supermarket where they explored different food items,and were guided how to make right choices while purchasing food items.

Math

Students were introduced to the concept of ordinal numbers through an activity where they were asked to arrange themselves according to their birth month and then they named who is at what position.

They enthusiastically participated in an activity in which they stood in a line and recognised their respective positions. Later they practiced writing ordinal numbers from 1- 5 both in words and numbers through an activity.

Also, they revisited the concept of place value by attempting a drill sheet in journal.

English

The form tutor read a poem to the students to hone their listening and visualisation skills. They listened carefully and drew images  in their journals. They also extended their vocabulary by learning new words, like smooth and braids.

Punctuation was introduced to students with  sentences without punctuation or capitalisation.

Listening skills were further enhanced with the story ‘Peppa Pig-the dentist’. They summarized their understanding by answering simple questions.

Students were assessed on their spellings with a spell bee.

Hindi

To enhance reading and writing skills, students read and wrote three- and four-letter words. They also revisedआ  ki matraa by reading small sentences. They saw a video related to good food habits and discussed about it to enhance their viewing and speaking skills.   

Students marked Janamashtami  at school by identifying learner profile attributes for Lord Krishna. His caring and balanced approach to life was evident in the heart warming welcome accorded to his childhood friend Sudama. The lifting of Govardhan parvat marked his principled behaviour towards his village folks. Killling of Kaalia nag was an act of courage that sent out a cultural message about the good deeds of the Lord.


ICT

Students understood the meaning of research and how different search engines work. While searching for images of healthy and unhealthy food using Google Chrome, they practiced effective citing and referencing in their documents which is an essential skill in the digital age. 

Students discussed the ‘Essential Agreements’ and reviewed what they had drafted during their first ICT class of this session. They made a few changes and agreed to act accordingly. 

Art

Students were encouraged to express themselves freely on a topic of their choice using colour pencils. Later they wrote their reflections based on the guiding questions given to them.

Music

The students learned a new song ‘A gift to you’ and they also did some vocal warm up exercises to improve their vocal performance.

Dance

Students clapped and stomped their feet to rhythmic music. This helped them to understand the rhythm better. They worked on body isolations and explored different types of body movements.

Releve was introduced in class. It describes the action when a dancer rises up and seemingly is standing on his/her toes.

PE

Students developed their basic motor skills with the help of different lead-up and recreational games, which included jumping, running and hopping.

Library

This year Grade 1 summer assignment challenge  aimed at developing the students’ analytical and thinking skills. They undertook an extensive and meaningful assignment and presented insightful reflections based on The DE Bono’s hats for the stories they read during their summer break.

Winners of the summer challenge celebrated their victory on September 3, 2019 by dressing up as favourite characters from their respective stories and went on a character parade.

Students enjoyed their celebratory ice cream and attention. The school takes pride in awarding winners with an interdisciplinary certificate of appreciation that applauds  their effort.

Week 5 & Week 6

UOI

Continuing with the ongoing unit, students interviewed the facilitators of different grades and identified various healthy and unhealthy practices on a worksheet.

They further inquired about food as an important contributor to health with a  thumbs up-thumbs down activity. Students further illustrated the healthy and unhealthy food items under two categories. They participated in a class discussion on different food groups and followed it up by reading a story about the importance of healthy food.

https://www.storyjumper.com/book/index/21234228/Learning-About-Food-Groups#page/4

Students carried out a sorting activity where they segregated different food items  on the food pyramid.

 Math

Students revisited the concept of place value using an abacus.

A formative assessment was conducted on the number system.

Students were shown an audio visual named ‘Even Steven’ to brush up their concept of even and odd  numbers. They attempted a practice worksheet on the same.

Students also practiced creating two-digit even and odd numbers using three single-digit numbers. Further, they represented the same, using bars of tens and blocks of ones, with class manipulatives.

Reading of number names from 1 to 20 was practiced by the students that were shown to them using flash cards.

English

Students read a poem and engaged in visual imagery. They were assessed on their spellings with a spell bee.

They were shown an online story ‘Food Fit’ that talked about the importance of healthy food. The students then reflected on their understanding of the story.

A ‘Take and Talk’ activity helped students reinstate the five factors that promote good health.

Students revisited the blends ‘sh’ and ‘st’ by writing words  in their journals.

The concept of nouns was introduced with a nature walk, where students closely observed everything on their way. On resuming their classroom session, they categorized their observations under – name, place, animal and thing on a worksheet. 

Students attempted a think and pair sheet after they were shown a unit related story, ‘Brushing is not fun’.

https://storyweaver.org.in/stories/7263-brushing-is-no-fun

Hindi

To enhance reading and writing skills, students were introduced to ‘आ’  ki maatraa. For practice, they read and wrote two and three letter words. 

They also saw a story, बढ्ने का रहस्य (badhne ka rahsya) and presented their understanding through visual imagery. 

To enhance viewing and presenting skills, students learned about good habits through a PPT. They drew images and presented their work in class.

They attempted a spellbee to improve their vocabulary.


ICT

Using MS-Paint, students designed their plate with various types of  food that promote healthy food habits. 

Students searched for images of healthy and unhealthy food  using Google Chrome. They learned to copy and paste images from Chrome to MS-Paint.

Students were briefed about the importance of academic honesty and giving credit for the copied images. They enhanced their research skills while doing various tasks.

Dance

Dance Lessons focused on the development of rhythm patterns and flexibility. Movements were created based on simple rhythmic combinations with large isolated steps. 

Solitary performance was also introduced.

Art

Students learned  how to express themselves visually using rulers, keeping the proportions of their artwork in mind. This activity helped them to hone their fine motor and thinking skills.

Music

Students learned about notes and note values and inquired how they are used in music. They were able to count and play different note values.

Students have progressed to playing these notes on the Congo.

Social Emotional learning (SEL)

As a part of their social emotional learning, students gained more knowledge about self – awareness. They were helped to understand the difference between thoughts and feelings through various interactive and self-reflective sessions wherein, they were encouraged to segregate the thought from feeling.

PE & Skating

Students developed their basic motor skills with the help of different lead-up and recreational games, which included jumping, running and hopping. 

They practiced walking and balancing on skates during their skating lessons.

Library

Students listened to the story of ‘The Little Princess’ by Tony Ross, that narrated the tale  about a little princess who did not want to go to bed.

This story will resonate with every parent and children will love the fact that they are not the only ones who can come up with some clever ways to put off sleep for just “one more minute.”

Week 3 & 4

UOI

The tuning in part of the inquiry cycle was done by discussing the importance of maintaining personal hygiene, keeping surroundings clean, and  various ways by which this can be achieved. The activity was followed by a class discussion and later the students illustrated the same in their journals. They reflected on their daily routine and habits and made personal connections by talking about the healthy and unhealthy practices seen during a day. This was represented on a  T- chart.

Students were engaged in an interesting classroom activity where they did exercises like knee ups, toe touches, jumping jacks to name a few. They  observed how they felt after doing these exercises. They were then asked to note down their thoughts, feelings and understanding about the importance of daily exercise. The same was reiterated to them through a guest speaker session.

Learnings from this activity were integrated with the inquiry cycle with the help of a discussion on the importance of post-exercise rest.

Little learners were then shown a few audio visuals demonstrating the importance of sleep and understood why it is important to lead a healthy and balanced lifestyle. 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FgCwrumLEhU
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CoCL0IB4u4g

Math

To reiterate the concept of numbers, students began their week with an activity wherein they were paired with a partner . They wrote their number and partner’s number in the journal to make  a 2-digit number from it. Subsequently all numbers were arranged in order.

They attempted another task  where they wrote numbers 1-10 and quantified the corresponding hierarchies using blue and green colour. They further marked the number as odd or even.·   Students were tuned into the concept of place value through bundling and grouping strategy.

English

Students started their week by reiterating CVC words with medial sounds like a, e, i, o, u and wrote them in their journals. Learning from the unit was integrated by watching an audio-visual story ‘Goodnight IPAD’ where they discussed the importance of sleeping without the presence of an electronic screen .

A spell bee was attempted while a  bingo game on sight words was also played in their journals

UOI Integration- They watched an online video on healthy/ unhealthy habits and further wrote their understanding in the journals.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jMrdXaMfhNI

Hindi

Students enthusiastically participated in reciting the poem ‘सभी फलों में सेब है न्यारा’. This was followed by identifying the names of vegetables and fruits, and by writing their initial letters in the journals. To enhance their communication skills, they did ‘show and tell’ activity in which they described their favourite fruits. They learned about alphabets and made two to three letter words using the knowledge acquired. 

ICT

Students are further exploring MS-Paint where they are learning how to add shapes, colours and the pencil tool to the work pane. Young learners are still learning to handle the mouse with their tiny hands while coordinating  their eyes on the screen imultaneously.

Students also gained knowledge on about social media(YouTube, Facebook, Skype etc). They enhanced their fine motor skills by working on an online tool on mouse program, where they gained knowledge on how to click with left and right button, scrolling of the mouse  up and down to see the content of the page.


Dance

Dance Lessons focused on the development of posture and flexibility. Solitary performance was also introduced.

Art

Students learned how to use a ruler to take measurements and draw straight, standing and sleeping lines. Later they created free expressions and gave their reflections.

Music

The students learned about note values. They also learned how to count and clap these notes.

Social Emotional Learning

The students gained knowledge about Self – Awareness as a part of their SEL sessions. They were introduced to emotions and feelings through various interactive and self-reflective sessions wherein, they were encouraged to explore their self. 

PE

Students continued with their unit in athletics where they developed their basic skills with the help of equipment and callisthenic exercises.

Skating

Students learned balancing on their skates to grow in confidence.

Library

Independence Day was celebrated where a poster was put up showing the tricolour, number of states and union territories in India. Children also learned that India is the 7th largest country in the world and the second most populous.

The birthday of one of the most popular bestselling fiction authors of all times, ‘Enid Blyton’ was celebrated. She as per the  UNESCO, is the most translated children’s author in the world having sold more than 600 million copies.

The children were given a brief introduction about the author and the popular series written by her namely Noddy , Famous Five, The secret seven, Amelia Jane etc.