Dipsites Celebrated Christmas
The young dipsites of class Prep celebrated the symbol of brotherhood and mutual harmony Christmas on 22nd December2017.
On this occasion the Christmas tree and the crib as decorated with colorful gifts. The center of attraction was the young children dressed as Santa Claus and spreading the joy and happiness among the students.
The students performed a beautiful skit displaying the birth of Jesus Christ and gave the message of love and to end the discrimination in mankind throughout the world.
They also gave a great performance in the songs Joy to the World and Jingle Bell.
Dipsites Create a Herbal Garden
An activity to arouse awareness on medicinal herbs was organized by the students of class V on 22nd December 2017, in Delhi Public School, Ranchi.
The main attraction and motive of the activity was to set up a “Herbal Plantation” and also to prepare herbarium sheets stating the benefits of medicinal herbs. This activity was undertaken for the project for “International School Award” conducted by British Council.
The medicinal herbs planted by the students were Neem, Periwinkle, Curry Leaves, Basil, Alloeovera and Sugar Plant.
With the help of the school gardeners and the guidance of their mentors the students shaped the garden of their dreams. They also poured water and applied pesticides on the plants.
Such kind of activity will help the students to connect with nature and know and understand about the medicinal plants used by our ancestors and elders popularly known as home remedy.
Visit to Nav Jiwan
Not all of us can do great things but we can do small things with great love.
Under the mission and vision of Principal Dr. Ram Singh the students of class II paid a visit to Nav Jiwan.
The motive of the visit was to educate the students to help the needy and share happiness and joy of Christmas with the orphans.
On their visit the students presented a small programme through which they displayed the motto of the school Service before Self. With the help of games they interacted with the children and made them friends.
They gifted kids with some woollens, stationery items, books, toys etc. and celebrated the spirit of Christmas.
The parents appreciated the initiative taken by the school to sow the seeds of humanity in children and educate them that for it is in giving that we receive.
A Session on Watershed Management
An interactive session was organized on the occasion of Watershed Management for the students of classes XI&XII on 20th December 2017in Delhi Public School, Ranchi. The spokesperson for the day was Dr. Birendra Kumar Prashad and Technical Expert Jharkhand and State Watershed Management, Ministry of Rural Development, Government of Jharkhand who was assisted by Mr. Lakhan Lal.
150 students of classes XI&XII attended the session.
The motive of the study was to enlighten the students about “Watershed Management”. This activity was undertaken for the project for “British Council International School Award” conducted by British Council.
Dr. Birendra Kumar interacted with the students and shared some valuable information with them about sustainable distribution of resources and the process of creating and implementing plans, programs, and projects to sustain and enhance watershed functions that affect the plant, animal and human communities within the watershed boundary.
The students were enlightened to manage water supply, water quality, drainage, storm water runoff, water rights and the overall planning and utilization of watersheds.
He also informed them about Landowners, Land use agencies, storm water management experts, environmental specialists, water use surveyors and communities who contribute in watershed management.
Mr. Lakhan Lal interacted with the students and shared with them that India’s GDP depends on agriculture therefore the Ministry of Rural Development of India uses space technology to in order to solve watershed problems.
He also shared with them about the importance and scarcity of water and the technologies used to monitor them.
While interacting with the students Mr. Lakhan Lal also shared that satellites are used to monitor and compare the present and past situations of the natural resources. In case of observation of any unusual activity action is taken.
During the session the students amazed the speakers with their questions such as Priyam Raj asked How to prevent groundwater pollution and Sarthak Wadwa asked what they do if there is a scarcity of water in rural areas.
At the end of the session the students seemed motivated to contribute in Watershed Management and said that session has not only helped them know and understand the value of water but has also encouraged them to preserve it for the future.
Celebrates Road Safety Week
An interactive session was organized on the occasion of Road Safety Week for the students of classes VI&VII on 20th December 2017in Delhi Public School, Ranchi. The spokesperson for the day was DSP Traffic Mr. Dilip Xalxo.
The motive of the study was to enlighten the students about “Traffic Rules”. This week was undertaken for the project for “British Council International School Award” conducted by British Council.
300 students of classes VI&VII attended the session.
During the session Mr. Xalxo interacted with the students and made them aware about the traffic rules and regulation and safety. The students were informed about the Traffic rules and symbols with the help of a small documentary.
Students were also shown a compilation of different accidents were made aware about the reason of accidents. They were instructed to follow the traffic rules and encourage the people around them to do the same.
While interacting with the students Mr. Xalxo also shared that taking selfie while driving is one of the major reasons for accidents and said “Have Concern about your safety not your looks”.
Mr. Xalxo also shared enlightened about the driving license and why it is been provided at a particular age.
On this occasion two short skit namely “Horn Mat Bajao Pagle” and “Zidd” was performed on Road safety by Jharkhand Film Academy.
During the session the students also asked several questions related to Mr. Xalxo. When Shambhavi asked about the measures taken by the traffic department to decrease the percentage of accident, Kanishk asked how the traffic department controls the rash driving of the new license holders.
At the end of the session the students seemed happy with the information they received and said that these information’s will help them know, understand and follow the rules and help them avoid accidents and be safe.
Science Maths Talent Examination Level-II (2017)
DPS Society in association with Science Olympiad Foundation organized Science Maths Talent Examination Level-II (2017) in Delhi Public School, Ranchi on 17th December 2017.
115 dipsites of class IX appeared for the Examination, among which 21 students were from DPS Ranchi.
The students of DPS Ranchi, DPS Gaya, DPS Bhagalpur, DPS Bokaro, DPS Damanjori, DPS Digboi, DPS Howrah, DPS Dhanbad, DPS Dhuligaon, DPS Duliajan, DPS Durgapur, DPS Farakka, DPS Kalinga, DPS Megacity Kolkata, DPS Nalco Nagar, DPS Nazira, DPS New Town Kolkata, DPS Numaligarh, DPS Raurkela, DPS Ruby Park Kolkata and DPS Korba appeared for SMTE Level-II (2017).
The students who will qualify SMTE Level-II will be attending a special camp in Mumbai. In this camp IITIANS, mathematicians and scientists will train the students for the “International Mathematics Olympiad”.
Dr. Ram Singh the Principal of the school wished the students the very best and was happy that the Exam was conducted smoothly in the school.
A programme on Seasons at DPS Ranchi
A programme on Seasons at DPS Ranchi
“For everything there is a season and a time for every purpose under heaven.”
Class Prep students of Delhi Public School, Ranchi presented a programme on seasons on 18th December 2017.
The students exuberantly participated in the activity meant to assess their understanding of seasonal clothing, diseases, flowers, fruits, vegetables and drinks. The joyous activity was conducted at the fragrant and lively school garden, where the tiny tots became a part of insightful assessment process.
The children represented different seasons by portraying the characters of flowers, fruits, vegetables and drinks. Sharing about different pros and cons of all the seasons they asked the audience to take care and be healthy as it is said that precaution is better than cure. They also presented a poem and a speech on different seasons.
With the help of this activity the students enriched their learning not only regarding seasons but also learnt how to protect themselves from various seasonal diseases.
A programme on Women Empowerment at DPS Ranchi
A programme on “Women Empowerment” was showcased by the students of class-III.
The programme started with a heart touching poem “Maa Mujhe Aane De....”
The urge of a little girl to go to school along with her brother was presented through a beautiful skit.
The children portrayed the character of Rani Laxmi Bai, Indira Gandhi, Kalpana Chawla, Mary Kom, Manushi Chillar, Mother Teresa, Lata Mangeshkar, Arundhati Roy etc. and presented their remarkable contributions towards the Indian Society.
The programme concluded with a mesmerizing dance performance illustrating the excellence of women in every arena.
Such programmes create awareness among the students regarding the importance of women in society.
A Session on Mathematics at DPS
An interactive session on mathematics was conducted for the students of class XI in the premises of Delhi Public School, Ranchi. Dr. Anagad Banerjee Assistant Professor Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Bangalore was the resource person of the day.
Dr. Anaged Banerjee is a researcher and has been a professor at University of California Los Angeles. He has also a alumni of the school.
During the session Dr. Banerjee interacted with the students and shared some valuable information with them about mathematics and its opportunities. He mainly focused on mathematical thinking process and exhibited it through examples.
Sharing different tips for solving mathematical problems Dr. Banerjee said to the students that, mugging up of formula and solving mathematical problems kill the vigour of learning mathematics. Dr. Banerjee also said that an independent thinking of questions is important, as it is also applicable in our daily life which is important to trigger the vigour for learning mathematics.
Dr. Banerjee encouraged the students to be passionate towards mathematics to be a part of prestigious institutions that may prove as the stepping stone. He also shared his struggles and hardships he faced in his journey from being a school student to an Assistant Professor.
While interacting with Dr. Banerjee students asked several questions related to mathematics and the career options in this field.
Dr. Ram Singh the Principal of the school thanked Dr. Banerjee for sharing his experiences with the students and enlightening them with the career options in the field of mathematics. He also said that it a pride to know that a dipsite has reached such a height.
At the end of the session students shared their views and said that the session was enlightening and it gave them an opportunity to know and understand the interesting aspects in the field of mathematics.
Education Fair “The Knowledge Confluence” comes to an End
The two day Education Fair “The Knowledge Confluence” organized by Knowledge Confluence, Delhi in association with dNotes Ranchi and EduTv Delhi at Delhi Public School, Ranchi came to an end on 13 December, 2017.
The aim of the fair was to give global exposure to the students and help them to spread their wings far and wide.
Knowledge Confluence, dNotes and EduTv organizes such programmes across the globe to help the students to know and understand their ability and prepare them to be a part of this competitive world.
Today the students of DPS Ranchi, DAV Alok and Oxford Public School, attended the fair. The universities shared information which helped the students in getting acquainted with the minute details related to the courses available, admission procedure etc. The students were also enlightened about the new upcoming trends and the new career options across the globe.
The children were also provided with tips for passing their Board Exam and were also told about the life of prominent and successful people in order to attain success.
Dr. Ram Singh the Principal of the school strongly feels that this global exposure will help the students to gather information about the opportunities in different field which will help them to achieve their goal.
At the end of the day the students seemed happy, satisfied and ambitious. Sharing their views they said that the session and the fair was a wonderful experience, where on one hand they came to know and choose the university and institutions of their choice whereas on the other hand they were guided to fulfill their dreams and be successful in life.