Workshop On Physics

Title of Workshop : Sip Your Physics Hot!
Date : 13 th of October 2017
Venue : Birla Vidya Niketan ,Push Vihar IV,New Delhi
Resource Person : Dr H .C. Verma,Renowed exprofessor, IIT, Kanpur.
Topic : Thermodynamics and electromagnetism

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE WORKSHOP
a. The workshop was approached as :

1) one big group during the inaugural opening ceremony
2) Case study of thermodynamics and practical approach of electromagnetism
3) A session with students about 'Brewing thermodynamics'
4) An Exclusive session with teachers 'Talk on non-conservative electric field'
5) closing program.

b. Objectives of the Workshop:

1) Understanding of Physics concepts and acquisition of practical implementation skills
2) Provide knowledge and skills to implement and manage different concepts & theories related to Physics.

OVER-ALL REMARKS
This development workshop organized by BVN-IAPT Anveshika did their best to deliver the workshop objectives and meet the expectations of the participants. Sip Your Physics Hot! workshop program on Thermodynamics and Electromagnetism broadly covered following topics in Physics : Real life examples to explain thermodynamics and Einstein Theory based on non-conservative Electric Field. From our school four students participated(Dheeraj of class XI-A,Prabal of class XI-A,Rasmita of class XI-B and Nandini of class XI-B) with teacher in charge Mrs. Sunita Tokas.

FEEDBACK:
-It was a good opportunity for our students and teacher to have interactive session with Dr. H.C.Verma. Overall it was a good learning experience.

Prepared by:
Mrs. SUNITA TOKAS (PGT Physics)



Workshop on Empowering Self

The Department of Mental Health and Behavioural Sciences, Fortis Vasant Kunj organized a workshop for class VII students in our school premises on 12 Oct 2017. The Topic was Empowering Self: Social Media and Responsible Decision Making for Students. The resource person Ms Tanushree address the students and make them aware that, the Internet has significantly changed the way our society connects with one another, does business, and socializes. Today's youth have never known a world without the Internet; media controls the minds of teenagers like a giant remote control. The focus was more on positive effects of Social Media.

1. It is a great source of learning and teaching
2. Build relationship
3. Boost communications
4. Save time and money
5. Improve self confidence
6. Encourage community participation



Mother & Daughter Health & Hygiene Program

Our school organized "Mother and Daughter Health & Hygiene Program" for the girls' of Class VI & VII in association with Proctor & Gamble in the school premises on 11 Oct 2017.
The program comprised of three sessions:

a) Introduction & Interactive sessions
b) Letter to mother (Girls wrote a letter to their mother and shared their feelings and emotions)
c) Girls' education session.

The girls was also made aware about the do's & don't to be followed like healthy eating habits, to avoid junk food, to do workout, to drink plenty of water etc. They enjoyed short informative film followed by an Interactive Question Answer session. Overall it was an informative program.



Motivational Workshop

To upgrade the emotional quotient of the students a motivational session was held in school seminar hall on 10 Oct 2017 for classes XI & XII. The Dean of Aravali Institute address the students.
The session focused on facing and accepting the life with its problems head on without any bickering and blame games. The session also discussed and addressed some of the dilemmas that students go through at this age and provided tips and ways to overcome and move ahead in their chosen path. It was quite beneficial workshop for the students.



Workshop on meditation

Where there is meditation, there is no doubt and anxiety…..

With this thought our school organized a workshop for staff members on Saturday, 26 Aug 2017 in school seminar hall. The session was conducted by Ms Lakshmi Bhatia, Co-Creator of Soul Spring Divine. The main focus of the workshop was that Meditation is the art of looking inside and discovering one's own inner being. Meditation leads us not only to totally new inner experiences, but helps us also to transform our day-to- day life into a better, more meaningful and more fulfilling existence.


Workshop on Mother's Forum

Providing a welcome respite from the usual monotony schedule life. The School organized a Mother Forum of class IV & V on 26 Sep, 2017 in School seminar hall. The forum was a unique platform for mothers to discuss their concerns about the growing child. About 150 mothers' attended the forum.
The session was started with Meditation by Ms Sita Ayyar, a life skill trainer and then headmistress has an interactive session with the mothers, where the emphasis was laid on becoming more alert and active and taking initiative towards the child.
The School Counsellor discussed various predominant behavioral issues manifesting in a classroom, as well as their solutions. It was emphasized that the parents are the real role – models for their children and their actions and ideas are mirrored by their young ones. The significance of parent's communication skills and interpersonal relationship was also elaborated.
At the end, an interactive session took place where the parents put forward their experience and were discussing the ways of improvement for a better & positive parent-child relationship.




Workshop on Heartfulness Meditation

Our school organized a workshop on meditation for all the staff members on Saturday, 23 Sep 2017 in school seminar hall. The session was conducted by Ms Kalyani, a trainer with the Heartfulness Institute for Heartfulness Meditation. Heartfulness is a simple, modern approach to meditation, instead of focusing on breath or repeating a mantra, all we have to do to practice it is to focus inward, on our heart to cultivate inner strength and serenity. By doing regular meditation, it has the following benefits:

  • Improved quality of life
  • Stress relief
  • Stimulation of the immune system
  • Greater concentration


WORKSHOP OF IAPT

Title of Workshop : 5 th Annual Convention by IAPT
Date : 19 th of August 2017
Venue : DAV Public School ,Shreshtha Vihar,New Delhi

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE WORKSHOP
IAPT RC1 organised its 5 th Annual Convention at DAV Public School ,Shreshtha Vihar very successfully.Prof. Om Vikas ,former Director IIIT Gwalior was the Chief Guest at the inaugural session and Dr. N.K. Sehgal, former Director, Vigyat Prasar(DST) was the Chief Guest at the Valedictory session . There were mainly two types of activities –paper presentation by the participants and competition on Innovative Experiments in Physics.

FEEDBACK:
-It was a good learning experience. The workshop was based on the teaching learning method of physics in the classroom.




Workshop on 'Role of School in advancing global Profile of Sanskrit'

ON 17 th July, 2017, Mr. Anil Raturi and Mr. Anuj Sharma attended a seminar on Sanskrit Language which was organised at Bal Bharati Public School , Ganga Ram Hospital Marg, New Delhi. Chief Guest for the program was Mr. Rajesh Kumar Chaturvedi Director of CBSE . Chand Kiran Sailuga , Scholar of Sanskrit language told that Sanskrit is not an ancient language but it is also to be taught to our young generation . He advised that schools should make Sanskrit as a compulsory subject for all students.


WORKSHOP ON ACCOUNTANCY

On 15 th July 2017, Sultan chand Publishers organized a workshop on Accountancy at Indian Islamic cultural centre, Lodhi road , New Delhi. I ( PGT Com- Ms. Rachna Sharma) attended the workshop. The resource persons were- Mr. G.S. Grewal and Mr.R.K.Khosla (renowned authors of accountancy books and Faculty member of Northern India Regional council of Institute of company Secretaries of India , NIRC, Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.
Workshop began with the discussion on the changes in the syllabus for the year 2017-18 ,Mr. Grewal made the teachers aware about the changes. Mr. Grewal enlighten the teachers about the concept of GST as it is to be included in the curriculum of class XI also.
After that Mr. Khosla enhanced the knowledge of teachers about the important terms and topics of Accountancy.
Rachna Sharma
(PGT- Com.)



Workshop on Guidance Based School Education the Emerging concept

On 20 April, 2017, at Modern School, Poorvi Marg, Vasant Vihar, New Delhi, The objective of this conference is to euip school teachers with necessary knowledge, skills and attitude so that they can play a proactive role in organizing minimum guidance program in their schools.
It was very interactive and important program to give us the idea of counseling.



Workshop on Emotional Intelligence for Staff

On 28 January, 2017, a workshop on Emotional Intellingence for all the staff members was held in the school seminar hall by Ms. Avanthi. S. resource person from Poornaprajna Institute of Faculty improvement Bangalore .The main purpose of the workshop was to make us aware about our emotions and to connect with our own emotions and feelings before reacting to student misbehavior, finding ways to unwind after a busy day, or identifying our internal drivers are all ways of using our emotional intelligence to feel better with ourselves and the world around us. Emotional intelligence allows us to perceive emotions, which then allows us to understand them. This enables us to understand another person's motivations so we can reason with them. Emotional intelligence further enables us to manage our own emotions. Overall it was a very interactive session.

Workshop on child abuse

A workshop was conducted by Mrs.Kavita sharma and Ms. Ankita on 4 February 2017 prevention against child abuse in seminar hall of poorna prajana public school vasant kunj.The workshop focused on spreading awareness about child abuse through power point presentation.The motto is to prevent child abuse rather than finding a cure with their initiative project CACA(children against child abuse).All staff member also informed by POCSO ACT 2012 ., POCSO e Box, children help line number and websites.



Growth and Pubertal Development in Girls and Boys

An interactive session was conducted with the students of Grade VIII on the Topic "Growth and Pubertal Development" by Fortis Vasant Kunj on 2 February 2017. The girls session was taken by Ms Geetika, Counselling Psychologist and boys session by Dr Sameer Guliani, Psychiatric. The main focus of the session was on the Physical Changes and Emotional Changes that happens during the transition from Childhood to Adolescence and how to deal with these changes and overall well-being.



Career Counselling Workshop for X class

On 28 January, 2017, a workshop on Career Counselling for Class X students and their parents was held in the school seminar hall by Shri K. S. Sridhar, coordinator and resource person from Poorna Prajna Institute of Faculty improvement Bangalore and Principal Widia Poorna Prajan School,Bangalore. The main purpose of the workshop was to guide the students how to choose their options (Science, Commerce, Humanities) after Class X and then later to choose their Career as per their aptitude and personality.

The session was planned with an aim to guide students so that they make right stream selection and choose an appropriate career option which can be pursued in future. Following career fields were discussed during the session: Medicine, Engineering, Acturial Science, BBA/MBA, BBE/MBE, BCA/MCA, Law, Hotel Management, Defence, Designing, Modelling/Acting, Architecture and Photography etc. The session was much planned and it provided the students with an insight into diverse career avenues. They were explained the wider choice of careers after XII and the various subject combinations for various career. It was quite beneficial workshop for the students.



Workshop against child abuse

A Workshop was organised by Social Axiom Insignia, a not-for- profit trust on prevention against child abuse. The workshop was attended by Ms. Ankita and Ms. Kavita on 21 st january 2017, Saturday at Army Public School, Dhaula Kuan, New Delhi.
The workshop was conducted by Mr. Vikas Nautiyal (founder and director,leo planetaria; post graduate in Physics from Delhi University ; he advocates of rationalism on TV news like ABP, IBN AAJTAK etc.) and Ms. Vinita Zutshi ( writer, storyteller, parenting coach).
The workshop focused on spreading awareness about child abuse through safety workbooks. The motto is to prevent child abuse rather than finding a cure with their initiative Project Children Against Child Abuse ( Project CACA).