15.01.2019 Kite Flying Activity
Makar Sankranti signifies that we must enjoy a new life and shine brighter and brighter. To celebrate the festival children prepared colourful aesthetic kites to soar the skies of their imagination and dreams… They came out in the open Long ground and flew their kites.
The message of awareness to have a bird safe Sankranti and be cautious while flying kites was explained to children.
Til Ladoos were distributed with the saying ‘Til Gul Ghya God God Bola’.
12.01.2019 Cookery Contest for Grandparents’
To involve grandparents in their grandchildren’s school, we welcomed them for a sandwich making competition. Special efforts were taken to make them feel comfortable. The judge Ms Meghna Kulkarni a Nutritionist gave a motivating and educational talk on healthy home cooking by the elders as they put in their love and go the extra mile in it.
The sandwich making activity along with fun involved a platform to bond with the grandparents as well as to educate about the nourishing value of food using healthy ingredients.
The prizes were given as per the wholesome value of food, the taste and the overall presentation. It indeed was a difficult task for the judge as she quoted after a tasting round.
The judge was warmly greeted by the group present. The grandparents participated wholeheartedly.
It was a delight to hear their laughter and conversation. The day, with their presence filled each ones heart with blessings and contentment.
The winners of the contest are as follows:-
NAME PRIZE Mrs. Revati Desai 1st Mrs. Kalpana Jadhav 2nd Mrs Shraddha Kandalgaokar 3rd Mrs. Vaishali Tivrekar Consolation
02.01.2019 to 04.01.2019 Animal Safari Week
Many activities such as book browsing, art and craft, role play and story sessions were conducted throughout the week.
The discussions we had with the children helped them to learn to respect the Animal Kingdom. The week enhanced personal, social, emotional development as it gave children an opportunity to empathise with the creatures around them.
They shared their personal experiences supporting language and communication development too.