TEACHERS’ DAY CELEBRATION –KG Section
Ethnic Day Celebration-KG Section
Ethnic Day in IPHS was celebrated on August 31, 2021. It was based on the theme Onam, a festival of harvest celebrated in the Indian State of Kerala. Ethnic Day synchronizes with the costume for the day being totally ethnic, KG students dressed up thus, sang songs, danced and contributed immensely to the festive vibes.
There are lot of wonderful happy elements associated with Onam festival and one of them being pookolam or the colourful floral decoration that is made on a flat surface, in remembrance of the same a colouring competition was held for the students of KG . The day thus began on a colourful note for them as they gleefully participated in the competition and outcome was pookolam in myriad hues and shades on a paper. All were wonderful and they showed immense interest in making theirs the best.
The students also watched a video on this Festival of harvest. Many also shared pictures of their Onam celebrations and recollected fond aspects of this festival that resonates with delectable food, vibrant and elaborate floral decorations, traditional finery and many more only to feel and spread unbridled joy and goodness around.
YOGA DAY – KG Section
Holistic development also includes development of mind and body. It is important that adequate care and guidance is given to these areas of growth especially in young children. It paves way for healthy upbringing and happier future. An educational institution like IPHS apart from providing quality education also believes in providing opportunities that are well aligned with its vision and mission and are in turn beneficial for the student community.
It is important that young minds start believing in and practicing healthy habits and also share them with their peers. On the occasion of Yoga Day that falls on the 21st June, 2021 KG students demonstrated several yoga postures and also spoke few lines on the benefits of the postures. Through this activity they also learnt about several other yogic exercises and the positive impact they bound to have on one’s mind and body parts.
Couple of them also made posters reflecting the importance of Yoga. As the day was also close to Father’s Day it was an opportunity for the tiny tots to involve their dad in yoga along with them. So this sheds a lot of importance on everybody to stay fit and healthy irrespective of their age. E- Participation certificate was also awarded to all the participating young yoga enthusiasts.
FATHER’S DAY @ IPHS
Awareness on Positive Parenting
Awareness on Positive Parenting was conducted for the parents of KG1 students by the School Counselor Mrs. Bitty Devasia, on Saturday, 5th June 2021.
World Environment Day –KG Section
One of the most significant issues and the need of the hour is the conservation of the environment. There are several key issues affecting the environment however simple care and concern, consistently, goes a long way in securing a healthy and safe place for the younger generation for their future.
The activities that are incorporated in the curriculum are not only in the best interest of the flourishing young minds but also the world at large where these little ones are going to carve a future for themselves.
Two activities were planned for KG students.
Activity 1 – Germination of seeds: To understand the growth stages of plants and trees which yield a lot for the benefit of mankind and other living beings.
Activity 2 – Best out of waste: to understand the importance of up-cycling so as not to burden the environment with trash. To understand the unwanted or used items, which otherwise find a place in the waste bins can be seen in showcases or transformed into utility items.
They also talked about the colourful fruits they had in their bowl while also applying the knowledge they had gathered on the subject topic. On that day for the EVS subject, Fruits topic was taught which enabled students learn about a variety of fruits namely seedless, many seeded, single seeded fruits. The young learners listened to stories, songs on the importance of Fruits – one of Nature’s precious gifts to mankind. This activity was conducted as a step to inculcate healthy habits in children and to make them understand the benefits of eating healthy.
Fruit Salad Day
Nurturing healthy habits in young children is one of the pivotal roles of education. As much as it is important to learn and gain knowledge it is significant to apply and practice in our day to day life. In connection with this KG enjoyed a Fruit Salad Day on Tuesday, May 25, 2021.
Students relished cut fruits of their choice during the class. They also talked about the colourful fruits they had in their bowl while also applying the knowledge they had gathered on the subject topic. On that day for the EVS subject, Fruits topic was taught which enabled students learn about a variety of fruits namely seedless, many seeded, single seeded fruits. The young learners listened to stories, songs on the importance of Fruits – one of Nature’s precious gifts to mankind. This activity was conducted as a step to inculcate healthy habits in children and to make them understand the benefits of eating healthy.
Eid Mubarak –KG Section
IPHS Day and Sheikh Zayed B’day Celebration @ IPHS -KG Section
Founder’s Day at IPHS was celebrated on May 6, 2021. Students took part in the celebration with lot of enthusiasm and jubiliation. Couple of them had festooned the background with colorful balloons.As it was the birthday of Sheikh Zayed as well, who was the Founding Father of UAE students were shown a video on Sheikh Zayed. A video paying tribute to the Founder and celebrating 35 of glorious years of IPHS in the field of education was also shared with the students.
On this glorious occasion students sang happy birthday songs, danced, laughed in all merriment and enjoyed to a great extent. They rejoiced the day. It provided a great platform to students to exhibit their talents in singing, dancing , playing instruments and it was a talent show for the tiny tots.
As part of the celebration students made wonderful greetings cards to show their love for IPHS. It was in various sizes, decorations carrying heart warming messages, drawings and pictures for their school.
It was a wonderful gettogether for the students exchanging loads of camaraderie while celebrating the remarkable milestone of IPHS.
To celebrate the essence of Ramadan, activity like Card Making was conducted in the KG Section. It looked vibrant and lively with these beautiful artworks by children.
Orientation Programme (2021-2022) – KG Section
An Orientation programme was conducted for the parents of KG2 students for the academic year 2021-22 using Zoom platform on Tuesday, 6th April 2021 and for KG1 students on Sunday, 11th April 2021.