Ganesh Chaturthi marks the birth of Lord Ganesh, the god of wisdom and prosperity. The festival falls on the Bhadrapada month of the Hindu calendar, in August-September. Lord Ganesh is considered a symbol of wisdom, writing, travel, commerce, and good fortune and addressed as Gajanana, Ganesh, Gajadant that are among his 108 names. The excitement for this 10-day long festival begins weeks before Ganesh Chaturthi, with several people making clay idols of Lord Ganesha and painting them. To enhance knowledge about this festival, Presidians also participated in celebrations by making some posters and drawings.
International Literacy Day (ILD) has been celebrated annually since 1967 to remind the public, the importance of literacy as a matter of dignity and human rights. Despite progress made, literacy challenges persist with at least 773 million young people and adults lacking basic literacy skills today. International Literacy Day (ILD) 2021 will be celebrated under the theme “Literacy for a human-centered recovery: Narrowing the digital divide.” Though the COVID-19 crisis has disrupted the learning of children, young people, and adults, efforts have been made to find alternative ways to ensure the continuity of learning, including distance learning, often in combination with in-person learning. Presidium celebrated International Literacy Day by spreading awareness amongst students about the importance of education. Students made posters and slogans to celebrate the day with avidity.
प्रिसीडियम के कक्षा 4 के विद्यार्थियों ने कक्षा में आर्ट एंड क्राफ्ट के माध्यम से प्रक्रिया लेखन की विधा को विकसित किया, जिसके अंतर्गत सभी बच्चों ने किसी भी वस्तु को बनाने की प्रक्रिया को दूसरो तक पहुंचाने के लिए लेखन कार्य किया। सभी बच्चों ने कक्षा में खरगोश अथवा ट्यूलिप का फूल बनाया व प्रक्रिया लेखन कार्य किया। बच्चों ने बनाए गए क्राफ्ट के माध्यम से नाटक प्रस्तुत कर इस गतिविधि को अन्य स्तर तक पहुंचाया व गतिविधि का आनंद लिया।
National Sports Day is celebrated nationwide on 29th August to mark the birth anniversary of hockey legend Major Dhyan Chand. It raises awareness about staying fit and healthy. In 2019 Prime Minister Narendra Modi had launched the 'Fit India Campaign' on the occasion of National Sports Day. The nationwide campaign aims to encourage people to inculcate physical activity and sports in their everyday lives and spread awareness on the importance of taking up sports as it is necessary for a healthy life. Presidium School also joined hands towards this noble mission of the Fit India Movement and celebrated National Sports Day with great zeal and enthusiasm. Students also shared their videos of their participation in different sports, games, and activities.
हिंदी कक्षा में विषय के अन्तर्गत प्रिसीडियम के कक्षा - 2 के छात्रों ने कहानी पठन से पूर्व गतिविधि के चलते बंदर का मुखौटा बनाया। बच्चों ने अपने बनाए हुए बंदर के मुखौटो को पहनकर बंदर की तरह उछल -कूद की और कहानी - बंदर और राक्षस का पठन किया। इस कार्य में सभी बच्चों ने क्रियाकलाप का आनंद लिया।
Presidium celebrated Raksha Bandhan by conducting a special virtual assembly, marked by the usual fervour and gaiety associated with the occasion. The assembly consisted of various beautiful components like speeches and poems followed by scintillating dance performances that brightened the atmosphere. The virtual assembly reverberated with the thunderous applause of the audience, along with the mellifluous choir accentuating the sublime love and affection shared between a brother and a sister. The highlight of the event was an enthralling Skit that depicted the significance of the festival of love and protection - Raksha Bandhan. All the programs inculcated universal brotherhood and peaceful coexistence.
The food chain is the sequence of transfer of energy in the form of food from organism to organism, and the network of the food chain is considered the food web. The students of Grade 4 Presidium made these food chains and food webs by which Presidians learned about producers, primary consumers, and secondary consumers. With the help of food chains, students also learned about the importance of different organisms in the ecosystem. All the students actively participated and enjoyed the activity.
World Photography Day is observed on August 19th of every year, and it aims to create a source of inspiration and motivation amongst amateur photographers around the world. It inspires photographers across the planet to share a single photo with a simple purpose: to share their world with their world. Photography has changed and brought the world closer than ever before. With the inventions of digital cameras, smartphone cameras, and future artificial intelligence technologies, photography has impacted human lives in a way that can never go back to how it was before. World Photography Day celebrates the art, craft, science, and history of photography throughout the world. Presidium celebrated this day through sharing slogans, speeches, and posters.
Independence Day was celebrated virtually at Presidium with utmost fervour, zest, and a spirit of patriotism to mark the innumerable sacrifices of the freedom fighters of India and honour the fact that we are living in a free India. The event started with the flag-raising ceremony, followed by the National Anthem and Pledge. The whole celebration was power-packed with inspiring speeches, heart-warming theatrical performances, mesmerizing dance performances, and the choir singing in unison resonating patriotism. All programs were focusing on honoring the freedom fighters and glorifying India's Independence.