Inter- House Book Marking Competition was conducted during the CCA period on 11 July 2018 for the Primary segment. All children participated in it with enthusiasm and made beautiful and colourful Book Marks.
A workshop on ' Fight Against Cancer' was organized by Indian Cancer Society in the school premises on 13 July 2018. The resource persons from ICS were Dr. Inderjeet Kaur Sethi ,Dr. Bharti Baweja and Dr. Nalini Vemuri. They laid emphasis on the need to change the life style to prevent cancer. They created awareness amongst students about cancer – its risk factors, the importance of early detection, treatment options and survivorship.
A workshop on Dramatics was conducted for students of class VI by Anchal Chawla from Ignited Brainz, in the school premises on 18 July, 2018. Different games like Freeze and Release, Forward Phrasing etc. were played with students to make them understand Dramatics. Students were placed in different situations and were asked to make their own dialogues and stories. Importance of expressions while enacting was emphasized. It was a unique experience for the students.
The 53 rd Founders' Day of Guru Harkrishan Public Schools (New Delhi) was celebrated with great religious fervor on 19 July 2018. The programme commenced with the recital of Japji Sahib Path followed by Ardas and Vaak. The School echoed with the rendering of shabads and songs.
On behalf of the DSGMC, the school Principal Ms. D.K Dhingra congratulated the students and staff on this auspicious occasion and shared the information on the establishment of GHPS, India Gate in 1965 by DSGMC with an aim to impart quality education and inculcate positive attitude amongst children in an enlightened environment, imbibing ethos and ethics of Sikhism.
A two day Competence Building programme on challenging areas in social science was held at GHPS India Gate from 26July to 27 July 2018. The training session was conducted by CBSE resource person Ms. Vijay Laxmi, additional director, Traning vertical Salwan Education Trust, Rajinder Nagar, New Delhi.She is a recipient of CBSE Award to teachers for the year 2014. 54 teachers of different schools from Delhi participated in the workshop. Ms. Vijay Laxmi discussed Social Sciences in the light of National Curriculum Framework, NCF 2005. In the first session they dealt with methods, strategies and interdisciplinary approach in teaching social science. She highlighted Blooms Taxonomy of educational objectives. Focus was laid on lesson planning and preparation of lesson plans in groups.
The Second session was held on 27 July 2018 in which stress was laid on the importance of making question papers of unmatched quality. She also made the teachers frame ideal lesson plans on any one topic of Social Science during the workshop which proved extremely helpful. She emphasized on generating positive emotions within oneself and accepting students without any inhibitions. The interactive session raised inquisitiveness among the teachers. Working in teams with unfamiliar faces was quite exciting and refreshing almost like becoming students once again.
30 July 2018 heralded an Inter-GHPS Heritage Quiz Q-Fiesta in which 12 teams from different branches of Guru Harkrishan Public Schools participated. The format of the quiz entailed two elimination rounds- written round and personality identification round. Four teams were selected for the final round .
There were four rounds in the quiz:
Inter-House Junior Segment Sakhi Rendition Competition was held on 25 July 2018. The result is as follows
Bidding adieu to our primary teacher Mrs Neelam. We wish her a healthy and contented life.