To build a culture of reading and the wholesome development of students by enhancing their vocabulary, deriving connections between stories and their own lives, and exposing them to new ideas, CBSE Reading Mission was launched. YouTube Link of Webinar on Building a Culture for Reading in Schools was shared with both the students and the teachers.
The school observed Swachhata Pakhwada as a part of ‘Cleanliness Drive for Swachh Bharat- Swach Pakhwada’. The prime objective of the initiative was to spread awareness about Swachhata Mission and its implementation across the country. The students excitedly participated in various competitions like Slogan Writing, Poem Recitation , Poster Making and Essay Writing. A virtual session by the School Counselor, Ms. Charanjeet Kalra , instilled understanding and importance of personal hygiene to maintain a good health and a better personality in the society. PPTs , highlighting the importance of cleanliness and water conservation, were screened for the students. BCMites enthusiastically prepared placards and set out on a rally to publicise the theme of Swachhata Pakhwada among the nearby citizens. The teachers also performed a Nukkad Natak to develop a sense of responsibility in cleaning and protecting the environment for the betterment of society. Spectacular models, accentuating prohibition on the use of single-use plastics and following 3 R’s, were exhibited by the students. A small meeting was convened for the students wherein they made beautiful pamphlets to sensitise the community members to get themselves vaccinated against COVID-19 and also discussed how to evoke spark amongst the citizens to become active participants in cleanliness drive and get connected with nature as well. All the faculty members and the students undertook Swachhata Pledge and promised to make planet earth a beautiful place to live in.
The whole teacher fraternity completed the online training - WASH Related Precautions for School Reopening, provided on DIKSHA.
Prize winners were awarded with certificates and e- certificates were provided to all the participants.
School Principal, Dr. Vandna Shahi, addressed the students with the message to make cleanliness a habit and urged them to make sustained and comprehensive efforts to carry forward this legacy of a healthy lifestyle.
The school celebrated Rashtriya Poshan Maah by organizing different activities regarding importance of nutrition. Special Assembly Programme was conducted wherein students were informed about the importance of celebrating poshan maah and the importance of a balanced diet. They were also instructed to monitor the side effects of malnutrition and other health and hygiene issues in their daily life. Students of classes II- X participated in e – quiz focusing on malnutrition, nutrition awareness organized by Govt. of India through My gov Portal.
To Commemorate the 75th Independence Anniversary of India, Primary Wing of the school organized a poster making competition regarding freedom fighters under the CBSE program Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav - awareness program among students regarding India’s Freedom Struggle.
Students of classes IX-X participated in Online quiz based on the speech to be delivered by our worthy Prime Minister on August 15,2021.
Road to Tokyo 2020 Olympics Quiz was conducted for BCMites virtually by Fit India government. The quiz had questions from multiple themes – History of Olympics, Sports & Disciplines, Past Achievements of Athletes, World Records, Current and Past Indian Athletes. Students enthusiastically participated in the quiz and were felicitated with certificates after successful completion of the quiz.
To celebrate the 75th year of India’s independence, the CBSE Expression Series for the session 2021-22 is based on the theme India@75. Students of classes III-XII participated in different activities and showcased their creativity by composing poems, drawing paintings, writing paragraphs & essays. The best entries were shortlisted and uploaded through CBSE Expression Series App. Each participant got an online certificate of participation after the successful submission of entry.
The school observed International Yoga Day with the theme “Yoga for Well Being during COVID-19 Pandemic” and physical and spiritual prowess that it has brought to the world stage. All the BCMites availed this golden opportunity to communicate with the inner self.
Keeping in mind the Ayush Ministry’s guidelines, both students and the teachers revived their chakras by performing various yoga asanas like, Sukhasana Vrikshasana, Tadasana, Trikonasana followed by Suryanamaskar, during a virtual ’Live Session’ conducted to mark this day. Laughter Yoga Session truly helped them to vent out all the stress in this period of isolation. A PPT, highlighting the importance of yoga in attaining total health and inaccessible Nirvana, was also screened for the students. Certificates were bestowed for their participation in Online Yoga Quiz. Apart from this, senior students attuned their body and mind by performing yoga dance and various yoga asanas with Ms. Archana Jain - a certified trainer of yoga in a special ‘Live Session’ conducted in collaboration with *Entab Campus Care. They enjoyed the session to the core of their heart resulting in release of stress and anxiety. Students and the teacher fraternity also undertook the pledge to make all sincere efforts towards making yoga rooted in individual and familial lives.
School Principal, Dr. Vandna Shahi, termed yoga as ‘Invaluable Gift of India’ and motivated the students to realize the importance of yoga in one’s life especially in the times when physical and mental health is under stress. She also urged them to make sustained and comprehensive efforts to carry forward this legacy of an active lifestyle.
Today a reader, Tomorrow a leader...
To celebrate National Reading Day, BCM School, Dugri conducted various activities for students through virtual platform. The main objective behind the celebration was to inculcate the habit of reading in children as it improves writing and speaking skills. The fervour among students could be witnessed through the active participation in the activities like reading book of their favourite character, creating a bookmark and e- cover with their innovative minds. Students were able to learn the significance of reading and its application in daily life. Teachers also participated enthusiastically in the reading activity.Principal Dr.Vandna Shahi motivated the children to make reading their daily habit as it enhances vocabulary and upgrades our memory and knowledge.