Celebrating Gandhi Jayanti
A Special Assembly was conducted by the students of Class II to celebrate
150th Birth Anniversary of Gandhiji, under the aegis of Principal, Dr. Anita
Puri and Manager, Ms. Meena Malik. The students showcased brilliant
performances. A few students enunciated the significance of the day. A
Gandhi Jayanti song was sung by the students to display their special love
and respect towards the Father of The Nation. They children performed with
great energy on the beats of Sabarmati ke Sant and Bande
Mein Tha Dum. The presentation was apperciated by all. >> Click here for Class-wise Reports
National Level Workshop on Child Rights
Expressions India, in collaboration with UNICEF organized a workshop on
Child Rights for Empowerment and Well Being on 3rd October 2018, at the
National Science Centre, Pragati Maidan. The Resource persons Dr. Jitendra
Nagpal and Ms. Geetanjali Master, discussed various issues related to
adolescents, such as Stress, Anxiety, Depression. They also informed the
attendees on how to deal with Anger management, relationships and bullying
amongst teenagers. The informative workshop was attended by Nandini Prasad
(11 A), Prachi Vashishta (11 A) and Ms. Neelam Malhotra (TGT).
Workshop on Innovation in Teaching Hindi
Viva Publications organized a workshop for Secondary School Hindi language
teachers on 6th October 2018, at the Park Hotel, Parliament Street. The
Resource Person Prof. V. R. Jagannath highlighted and emphasized the correct
teaching methodology of Hindi Language and the Teacher's role in teaching
the language. He stressed on the four point pedagogy of Listening, Speaking,
Writing and Reading. The attendees actively participated in Flash Card based
activities conducted on Lesson Plans, Essays, Poems, Grammar and Language.
The workshop was informative and broadened the horizons of the attendees.
Ms. Jyoti Rampal, TGT Hindi, attended the workshop.
Workshop on Child Behaviour
On the occasion of World Mental Health Day, Punah Santulan organized a child
centric workshop entitled Managing Naughty Children and their concerned
Parents on 10th October 2018 at Bali Nagar. The Resource person Dr. Jyotsana
Venka, apprised the attendees of various issues such as; coping with Naughty
Children, dealing with Parents in the correct manner, and creating awareness
in the Parents on how to manage hyper active children. The informative and
educative workshop was attended by the School Counsellor Ms. Shaley Bhagel.
CBSE Capacity Building Programme on Gender
CBSE conducted a Capacity Building Programme on Gender Sensitivity on 11th
October at Rishikul Vidyapeeth, Alipur. The Resource persons, Ms. Vijaylaxmi
and Mr. Madan Sawhney discussed various related to Gender Senstivity.
Worksheets were given and points were discussed to create awareness about
Gender and role of power in Gender relationships. They laid stress
respecting all human beings regardless of their Gender. There should be no
bias and stereotype feelings towards any gender. The teacher should not
discriminate between a boy and a girl and should maintain balance while
dividing the work in class. The workshop was attended by Ms. Abha Gupta
3rd Mega Career Conclave
The School organized the 3rd Mega Career Conclave 2018 on Saturday, 13th
October, 2018 to channelize the aspiring minds of the young students to
build a robust India of future.
A group of leaders, professionals from diverse fields and visionaries got
together to deliberate and help students towards a career path
identification which was apparent from the queries of students encountering
a multitude of choices coupled with uncertainty about the direction that
they want their future to move into. The format of the Conclave was designed
to offer expert opinion and promote interaction with the speakers through a
moderated Q & A following each session.
Principal, Dr. Anita Puri, welcomed and thanked the distinguished guests
from varied fields to find time for illuminating the young minds. She also
elaborated on how crucial and critical such events are towards shaping
careers of children. She further highlighted the contribution of several of
the school’s well established alumni themselves who displayed tremendous
sagacity in being mentor and guide to the students, in choosing the right
career based on their interest and aptitude with great aplomb.
The Chief Guest at the Conclave, Mr. Ajay Kashyap, senior IPS officer of the
1985 batch and currently the Director General of Prisons, Tihar provided
comprehensive insights into various aspects that determine the future of
children. He delved on the theme of each one of them having a strong
knowledge base and emphasized that there is no short cut to success except
hard work. Knowledge by itself is power and hard work makes it even more
We also had the privilege of having the school alumni, Mr. Dinesh Chand
Sagar, a senior IPS officer of the 1992 batch and presently posted as
Additional Director General of Police in Madhya Pradesh. He inspired the
students by advising them on having the right spirits and the need to excel
in pursuing their goals. He equally thanked the school management for
organizing this event at such a large scale by bringing experts from
different disciplines on a common platform.
On the occasion of Dussehra the tiny tots of Class 1 presented a Special
Assembly under the aegis of Principal, Dr. Anita Puri and Manager, Ms. Meena
Malik. Aadya (Daisy 1) and Diyaan Makol (Lily 1) hosted the programme.
Vedant Verma (Jasmine 1) explained the significance of the festival. A group
of little girls recited the melodious poem Aao Ji Dussehra Manao Ji.
Excerpts of the Ramleela were enacted with great enthusiasm by the students.
To conclude the students expressed their happiness and joy through a Dandiya
Dance to celebrate the Ravana Vadh. >> Click here for Class-wise Reports
Capacity Building Workshop on Class X Social
Science CBSE organized a Capacity Building Workshop for Class X Social
Science teachers on 25th & 26th October at The Indian Heights School in
Dwarka. The Resource persons, Mr. Madan Lal Sawhney and Ms. Neera Kohli
emphasized on the aim of teaching Social Sciences as not merely to transmit
information to the students but to focus on conceptual understanding to
enable students to understand the socio-political realities. The workshop
also stressed on different types of intelligence and the available teaching
techniques to suit every student type, and how the teacher can identify them
and apply multiple teaching skills to achieve the teaching- learning
objective. Techniques of making a good question paper were discussed and the
blue print was highlighted. The workshop was a valuable refresher programme
to facilitate learning among the students. The workshop was attended by Ms.
Seema Kapoor, (TGT Social Science).
Diwali Celebrations at Tihar
The School carried forward its efforts towards the noble social cause of
supporting the hapless children of the Women inmates in the Women Cell Jail
No. 6 at Tihar. It has been another small step for community development by
the School right since they launched the Tihar Initiative four years back.
CFS dons the role of an educator at Tihar to provide these children basic
education for a study base to build their future diverse careers. A group of
13 students of Class 12-A accompanied by 2 teachers visited Tihar on an
awareness trip to see, meet, encourage and motivate these children on 26th
The visit to Tihar was an eye opener for the Cambridgeans to get a first
hand experience of the life of convicts at Tihar. They empathized with the
small kids, all below six years in age. The children of CFS planted saplings
and gifted Story Books, various Toys, Biscuits, Juices and Warmers. The
delight on the face of these kids was evident.
This was just another small endeavour of the School fraternity to ensure an
emotionally sustained growth and development of these children under the
auspices of the Jail authorities. This has always been a priority of the
School Principal, Dr. Anita Puri. Under her leadership the School has
received appreciation from both, the current Director General Prisons, Tihar,
Mr. Ajay Kashyap, IPS and the immediate past Director General, Mr. Sudhir
Yadav, IPS (Retd.).
Social welfare before self is what always drives us!
Capacity Building Workshop on Class X Science Ms. Rachna Kapur (TGT Science) attended a two day Capacity
Building Program for Class X Science Class teachers, conducted by CBSE, 29th
and 30th October 2018 at the Bal Bhavan Public School, Mayur Vihar. The
program provided a professional development and subject based interaction
among the teachers from various schools. The Resource persons Ms. Meenu
Tiwari and Ms. Pratishtha Gupta apprised the teachers about the various
aspects of teaching Science and the challenges they face in the classroom.
The role of technology in teaching Science was also discussed and its pros
and cons highlighted. The workshop concluded with presentations by teachers
on the topics covered during the program.
CBSE Workshop on Digital Essentials
A two day workshop on Digital Essentials was conducted by the CBSE on 29th
and 30th October at G D Goenka School, Vasant Kunj. The workshop apprised
the attendees of various software tools and technologies to be used to
compile and computerise student data. Ms. Nisha Batra tutored on tips and
tricks on MS Excel which may be used to compiled Results and perform
analysis, which included combining data sheets. Ms. Gurpreet Kaur informed
the gathering on the use Google Drives and Cloud storage. On the second day
Ms. Kaur further introduced software technologies such as CamScanner, Fotor,
Voice Typing, Kahoot and Cyber security. This informative workshop was
attended by Ms. Uma Gandhi, TGT, Social Science.
Workshop on Skills in Hindi Language
The Madhuban Educational Publishers organized a workshop on Skills in the
Hindi Language on 30th October 2018 at Columbia Foundation Jr. School, Vikas
Puri. Dr. P. K. Jain, the Resource person, apprised the teachers on
effective techniques on speaking and listening skills. He also discussed
writing and communication skills and how these may be used to help students
in appearing for examinations. Mr. Jain also discussed recent developments
in teaching of the language. The workshop was attended by Ms. Jyoti Rampal.
CBSE Workshop on Economics CBSE conducted a Two day Capacity Building Workshop on Economics
on 30th & 31st October 2018 at the Mount Abu Public School, Rohini. The
session was initiated by CBSE Resource Person Dr. Saurabh Malhotra on the
topic Economics is The Light of NCF and position paper NCERT and the
Importance of Teaching Economics. He also shed light on the use of
Mathematics, use of Media and technology in Economics. The session was then
taken over by Capt. Aparna Tripathi. She discussed different methods and
strategies of teaching Economics, Inter-disciplinary approach in economics
with activities and concept mapping. The second day began with understanding
Bloom’s Taxonomy of Educational objectives and how to make interesting
Lesson plans was also discussed. The session concluded with the application
of Macro Economics in India Economy terming it Applied Macro Economics.
Overall the session was educative, informative and interesting. The workshop
was attended by Ms. Parwinder Kaur (PGT, Economics).