‘Go Green and Grow Green’ at Bhavans Smart Indian School
On the occasion of World Earth day, the Kindergarten, Primary and Middle wing students were persuaded to celebrate and contribute their best through online mode. The Kindergarteners were helped to perform the activity of growing microgreens at their homes. Teachers explained to them the importance of taking care of our planet earth, loving it and keeping it green. Discussion about the Coronavirus was also done with students by asking them the reason for being at home. Hence, to keep away from diseases, the importance of keeping ourselves healthy and eating lots of green vegetables and healthy food were also discussed. Children enthusiastically performed the steps of growing a plant and were asked to give it little water every day.
The vibrant contribution channeled through the Department of Science in the Primary and Middle Wings was a brilliant sight to see and served as an appealing act of reception. This special day was also marked as the 50th anniversary of the environmental movement. The day that reminds us about one everlasting commodity which takes possession of humans living on this earth was seen commemorated in its rightful way by highlighting the year’s theme ‘Climate Change’. The result to build a new environment demands the unified global togetherness in fighting against this gradual damage created by humans all over the world. The confinement in the present scenario didn’t bar the children getting themselves come close to creativity and innovation. They pledged and presented the activities in such a way to disseminate the practice beyond the duration of this special day.
The day turned fruitful by allotting and indulging in class wise activities. The students of grade 10 explored and excelled the topics pertaining to the day as well as on the incarcerated living during this pandemic by presenting some awe-striking speeches in the speech competition. Some of the other topics included 5 R’s that transform individuals to global citizens and the impact seen on humans and animals by coronavirus. The activity on the topic ‘Sweet Earth’ was explored by the students of grade 8. The inexplicable destruction and its perilous aftermath done towards this earth elaborated a massive message through the activity called ‘Weeping earth’ by the students of grade 7. The beautiful and voluminous shells that were painted with the designs of varied shades coupled with the act of growing microgreens in them were done by grade 6 students.
A couple of activities like article writing and videoed cooking competition followed by its submission on the assigned date added joy to the beauty of the day. Thus the day was kept alive and active through the initiation rendered by the SIS TEAM.