V.P.M.S. Celebrates Geography Week
“Learning must never be confined to the four walls of a classroom nor the pages of a book .It can happen while watching a movie like Insterstellar or even a small passing brook”
In yet another endeavor to provide enriching experiences to our students beyond the classroom , V.P.M.S is celebrating GEOGRAPHY week from 17th Nov to 23rd Nov.
On this occasion several activities and programmes have been organized to sensitize students about the importance of geography as a social science its contribution to human development and its widening scope in career choices in the future.
The following activities have been designed revolving around this theme:
Assemblies planned with information on Interesting Geographical facts and knowledge on one geographer by geography students of Std XI 17th to 23rd
Showcase India’s –Unity in diversity- by students of Std VI on Wed 19th Nov. – from 1st to 5th period. All classes from Std IV ,V and VII are invited to attend and appreciate the effort of Std VI.
Geo –Quiz for students of Std IV and V conducted by students of Std XI and XII on 21st Nov.(will be informed on mon)
Visit to the Geology Dept at Fergusson college by students of Std VII. On Fri 21st Nov . (10:30- 11:30 am batch 1 VII A and B /11:30-12:30pm batch 2 VII B /VII C)
A guest lecture on MOM by Mr Samir Dhurde of IUCCA. On wed Nov 19th at 9 :30am to 10:30 am.for Std VIII.
Star Gazing programme on 15th Nov for Std IX- XII at Surya Shibir (opt)
Poetry writing competition from Std IV –V,VI-VII,VIII-X,XI-XII Prizes 1,2,3
Plus 2 consolation prizes. Theme – any phenomenon on nature covering all realms of the earth from mountains to trenches and spring to an ocean ,clouds to lightning. amoeba to homosapiens.
Weekly Lip smacking food fiesta – 17th to 21st Nov.
Menu for GEO-WEEK
Nov 17th MONDAY – GUJARAT
BREAKFAST: Dhokla, Green Chutney LUNCH : Undhio, Chappatti , Jeera Rice, Gujarati Dal, Salad
Nov 18th TUESDAY – SOUTH INDIAN
BREAKFAST: Uttapam , Coconut Chutney LUNCH : Avial, Steamed rice ,Sambhar and
Nov 19th WEDNESDAY – PUNJAB
BREAKFAST: Aloo Tikki ,Green Pudina Chutney LUNCH : Chole , Puri, Veg Pulao, Boondhi Raita, Gulab Jamun
Nov 20th THURSDAY – MAHARASHTRA
BREAKFAST: Sabudana Wada, Cucumber raita LUNCH : Matki Rassa, Chappati, Khitchdi, Koshimbir, Srikhand
Nov 21st FRIDAY – WEST BENGAL
BREAKFAST : Green Peas Katchori and Sauce LUNCH : Aloo Poshto, Chappati, steamed rice, moong dal fry and angoori rasgoolla.
POETRY WRITING COMPETITION
Celebrating Geography week from 17th – 23rd November 2014
ALL THE STUDENTS OF V.P.M.S
HERE IS AN OPPORTUNITY TO PRICK YOUR IMAGINATION, HUMOUR AND CREATIVITY…..
TO NUTURE AND GIVE EXPRESSION TO THE POET IN YOU
TO PEN IN YOUR PEOM BASED ON ANY CONCEPT IN NATURE.
REMEMBER THERE ARE NO STRINGS , NO WORD LIMIT ATTACHED, JUST YOUR THOUGHTS AND YOU **********
SO WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR ……………LET YOUR MIND START TICKING NOW……….
As a suggestion you may choose any
Theme – any phenomenon on nature covering all realms of the earth from mountains to trenches and spring to an ocean ,clouds to lightning. amoeba to homosapiens.
CATEGORIES FOR THE BEST 3 ENTRIES:
1. Std III 2. Std IV-V 3. Std VI-VII 4. Std VIII-IX- X
It must be written in good legible handwriting and presented well(colourful preferred) to the following teachers In/Charge
1. Std III: Mrs Sheetal U
2. Std IV- V: Mrs Manisha More
3. Std VI-VII: Mrs Shaheen C
4. Std VIII-IX: Mrs Ashita P
5. Std XI-XII: Mrs Kiran Jadhav