PRE-Primary Doon

Sinking and Floating experiment

Heavy things sink and light things float.
A simple science experiment was conducted for the students by showing what happens to heavy object like pebbles and light object like feathers when put in water.

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ANIMAL RACE

“Racing is a matter of spirit not strength”

With the same spirit “Animal Race” was conducted for the little Doonites. One of the placards of four wild animals, i.e., lion, giraffe, monkey, and elephant were hung around each kid’s neck. The children were then instructed to run to the other side and pick the placard of the food that particular animal eat from the four different baskets. The children ran with lot of enthusiasm and were excited to win

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Visit to The Temple

Traditions are our roots and roots are the foundation of our future. With this thought in mind a special visit was organized to the temple on the occasion of Navratri for Pre- primary children. It was an awesome experience for our little ones as they saw many deities and seek the blessing of Almighty. The temple was beautifully decorated and its beauty was glorified by the lights around. Later, the students were given prasad and holy water by the head priest.

The educational excursion was a great learning experience for our tiny tots.

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Inter Class English Rhyme Recitation Competition.   (14.09.18)

An Inter Class English Rhyme Recitation Competition was held for Pre-Primary students on the topic, “What I want to become when I grow up.” The children impersonated the various professionals such as doctors, lawyers, teachers, chef, air hostess and policemen and elaborated about their respective professions that they want to pursue when they grow up. They confidently and enthusiastically recited their rhymes based on these professions.

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Janmashtmi Celebration

Janmashtmi marks the birth of Lord Krishna, to celebrate this , a special assembly was organized for pre primary children, where tiny tots came dressed as Radha and Krishan.All the children offered prayers and seek the blessings of Kanha ji.

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Show And Tell Competition

An Inter School “Show N Tell” competition on the topic, “A gift that I received on my birthday” was organized in our school. Participants from various schools showcased their talent by speaking a few lines on the different gifts that they received on their birthdays. For some their birth was a gift, for some their favourite bicycles, their favourite teddy, video games, a hearing aid, and some believed in keeping their planet Earth green as a gift. The effort taken by each school was commendable and worth appreciating. The results for the same are given below:

First Prize: Kanak Sharma (Gurusharan Convent)
Second Prize: Lakshiv Khanna (Hansraj Model School)
Third Prize: Mehak Malhotra (Bal Bharati Public School, Gangaram)

Consolation Prizes:

  • Unnati Narayan Bhatnagar (Delhi Public School, Vasant Vihar)
  • Tanush Malhotra (Bal Bharati Public School, rohini)
  • Riyansh Rajora (Vishal Bharati Public School, Paschim Vihar)
  • Pahi Kathuria (Adarsh Public School, sec-9, Rohini)
  • Bisman Kohli (Ryan Shalom Montessori)

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Raksha Bandhan (24.8.18)

Rakshabandhan is a festival that celebrates a bond of love and care between a brother and a sister. The Pre-Primary teachers performed a small skit to show the importance of this festival in front of the students.

Visit to Dolls Museum (01.09.18)

Pre-Primary wing organized a visit to Dolls Museum for their little ones. International Dolls Museum is a place with a large collection of dolls from India as well as across other countries of the world. The children were really excited and enjoyed their visit to this beautiful place.

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Show and Tell Competition

Show and tell competition was organised for Pre primary classes. The children brought their favourite toys and beautiful props.They were able to speak a few lines on it. The purpose of the activity was to enhance their speaking and language skills. They exhibited brilliant ideas and talent.

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Mother’s Day Celebration (May 10- May 11)

A mother is she who can
Take the place of all others
But whose place
No one else can take

Keeping this emotion in mind , we celebrated Mother’s Day in the school. On this special day, our Respected Vice- Principal and Headmistress ma’am encouraged all the mothers to spend quality time with the parents every day. This was followed by fun filled game session which brought smile on the faces of our dear mothers

A session on positive parenting was also organized where in parents were told to approach their children with love, empathy and kindness rather than enforcement of set of rules.

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AEROBICS DAY - LET’S GET MOVING :

 Aerobics Day was celebrated with little Doonites where they were being informed about exercising in fresh air. The teachers also talked about the other benefits like more energy, better memory, strong immune system, and stronger bones and muscles. Also, the kids were being encouraged to keep their bodies fit and healthy.

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ATL – ATAL TINKERING LAB :

Atal Tinkering Lab is a work space where young minds can give shape to their ideas through hands on activities and learn innovative skills. The activity fosters creativity and imagination in young children.

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SLQDP – LET’S TIDY UP :

 

Student’s Leadership Quality Development Programme (SLQDP )- A small initiative was taken “Let’s Tidy Up”, where our small leaders along with all the other class students cleaned their classrooms. Under this initiative students took up various activities like keeping the table mats at its place, throwing paper in the dustbins , folding aprons, and placing the chairs in their places.

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1. Black Pepper & Liquid soap Activity – Soap have the property of lifting away dirt from clothes and hands, as can be seen from a small experiment. Pepper molecules disperse away and get uprooted by the action of soap from a round micellar structure that entrap dirt particles and disperses them away.

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2. Heart In Action – Children were shown the practical working of the heart with the help of balloon and straw. Veins collect the deoxygenated blood , send to the heart and the heart purifies it and supply the oxygenated blood to all the parts of the body.

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3. Q – Tip X Ray – X Rays are rays stopped by bones but they pass through skin. Just as we see shadows with shape of an object when sun rays can’t pass through an opaque object. We can see the bones in a similar way. The children were showed an X ray made out of Q tips and were told  about the rib cage, bones, skeleton & skull.

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4. BUBBLE ACTIVITY –
Bubbles, Bubbles, everywhere                                                                                             
Bubbles, Bubbles, in the air
Bubbles, Bubbles, floating down
Bubbles, Bubbles hit the ground! POP
Bubbles are one of the favorite things to use when playing and settling the kids. It’s an activity which is not only an easy way to have fun but also works on a host of developmental skills. Such skills are visual tracking skills, motor skills, hand/ eye co-ordination, and gross motor skills.

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5. WELCOME ACTIVITY – MAGIC SHOW –
The Pre primary department had organized various activities to settle the young and cheerful little ones in the school. To start with, a spell of “ABRA KA DABRA” (Magic Show) was being held in the Pre Primary wing. The magician showed his impressive skills and swayed the little ones. He had the children laugh, gasp, and clap with excitement and in wonder at his tricks.

 

 

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Learning Outside The Classroom A visit to the Dolls Museum

The little Doonites of the Pre Primary wing accompanied by their class teachers went for an excursion to the Dolls Museum. A dreamland for the children. They were amazed to see 6000 dolls of different shape, size, colour from 85 countries on display under one roof. Children also saw the various displays of episodes from history like Dandi March and scenes from Indian Mythology like Ras leela and Durga Pooja .

It gave an insight into the varied National and International traditions & cultures prevalent in the world. The cheerfulness during the journey was evident on their excited faces as they returned back to the school With a treasure trove of knowledge.

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Celebrating Our Freedom!!

15 th August 1947, the day is etched in the minds and hearts of all Indians. India gained freedom after years of struggle against the British rule. Keeping the Patriotic zeal in mind, the pre-primary wing organized a short and effective assembly for Independence Day Celebration. The programme started with a welcome speech by our little doonites,followed by a dance and characterization of our great national leaders. Our little champs were filled with so much of Patriotic Zeal that they made the whole ambiance interesting ang joyful. The celebration came to an end by a small speech given by our Head Mistresss Ms. Vidhu Vijayan. She appreciated and applauded the efforts of teachers and tiny tots.

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Tiny Doonites play dress up- Fancy Dress 2017

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Inter School Show and Tell Competition

Show and Tell is a quintessential part of early childhood curriculum to build up three essential characteristics viz. Self-Esteem, Oral Skills & Social Skills. Show and tell provides a structured platform for communication. The practice helps young children with important verbal and listening skills so that they develop a positive self-image and learn to interact with peers and teachers. The Pre Primary department organized an inter school show and tell competition on 28th July 2017. 52 reputed schools from across the city participated in the event. The topic for the competition was “Nature’s Bounty”. The theme unwrapped myriad miracles from nature on the stage. Imagination and creativity to highlight the charm of the gifts of nature was tremendous.

The competition was judged by Ms. Nidhi goel, Principal Kidzee and Ms. Divya Josephine, HOD English Doon Public School. The Pre Primary Proctor Ms. Suma Jacob felicitated the judges with saplings. The winners were honoured by our respected Manager Sir and Headmistress Ms. Vidhu Vijayan

The result of the competition is as follows:

First Prize Arnav Bajaj Indraprastha World School, Paschim Vihar
Second Prize Iaana Kakkar Bal Bharti Public School, Pusa Road
Third Prize Vivaan Kumar DPS, Vasant Vihar

Consolation Prizes

Savya Bhatia Vikas Bharti Public School, Rohini
Ojasvi Adarsh Public School, Vikas Puri
Yana Grewal Queen’s Valley School, Dwarka
Saanvi Nandra Jog Spring Dales, Kirti Nagar

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Cooking Skill

The pre primary students fostered their creativity when they were exposed to their first lessons in cooking skill. One could feel the excitement in the air while preparing chickpeas salad under the activity – “Cooking without Fire”. The enthusiasm in children was clearly visible throughout the activity right from bringing the ingredients to decorating and garnishing the salad. They merrily followed the instructions given by their teachers. Children also got an opportunity to interact with our respected Manager Sir when the salad was served to him. Sir relished the delicacy and showered the little ones with praises. The young chefs could stimulate their culinary tastes and talents through the activity.

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Mother's Day

Motherhood is indeed a blessing, bliss and most importantly a challenge, challenge of grooming and moulding one’s offspring into a happy, healthy and genuine human being. In this herculean task, young mothers encounter lot of questions. The questions can be overwhelming and sometimes intimidating. In order to mitigate the anxieties and satiate the queries, the Pre Primary Wing of Doon Public School organized a counseling session on 6th May 2017 for the mothers on the occasion of mother’s day celebration.
The eminent clinical psychologist, Dr. Gagandeep Kaur gave some valuable insights pertaining to positive parenting. She talked about inculcating discipline, values, attitude of sharing and caring at an early age through some interesting anecdotes and lessons. She also touched sensitive topics like management of emotions and understanding the difference between a good touch and a bad touch. The very interactive session saw the mothers’ participation in the games conducted. It was a sheer delight to see the ladies enjoying the session so much so that they were reluctant to leave and requested the management to organize such sessions in the future which was complied and welcomed.

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The pre primary wing at the Doon Public School, recently organized a Rhyme Recitation Competition on 05/05/17 in the Seminar Hall 2. The students participated in full zest and the

First Prize – B. Delisha
Second Prize – Mishita Sharma
Third Prize – Aadya Jain

Consolation Prizes

Yukta Khurana
Arnav Mishra
Vridhi Arora

A heartiest congratulations to all our little champs!!

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Earth Day Celebrations

Heal The Earth, Heal The Future!!!

The pre-primary wing was abuzz with activities and celebrated the World Earth day on

Cheerful students dressed in green and blue, were briefed about the importance of protecting our mother earth. They were shown slides on nature through multi media. Banners and colourful charts were put up, reading “Go Green” and “Plant Trees”. Hand printing activity for pre-primary kids ensued with making beautiful cards. Placard making competition showcased creativity joining hands with aesthetics and the outcome was some out of the box ideas to save earth. One parent from each section was called to educate children about the importance of protecting earth and different ways to do so.

The celebration culminated with sapling plantation by pre-primary kids along with the pre-primary proctor, Ms. Suma Jacob and the teachers. A special march by the little juniors and teachers carrying placards and shouting slogans was also organized.

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Chronicle Work

Pre-primary students were given a warm welcome by the staff on 06/04/17. The whole area was beautifully decorated with colourful balloons which made the environment more cheerful. The pre-primary proctor, Ms. Suma Jacob welcomed the little Doonites with cheerful smiles and chocolates. The centre of the attraction was the air walker who was dressed as Mickey Mouse. He merrily greeted the champs and made them smile with utter joy and happiness. The cherry on the cake was the magic show which enthralled one and all. The magician surprised the children with his tricks which made the children go “CHI CHU AND CHA”. The staff and the students actively participated in the fun.

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Session With Dietician

A 20 minute interactive session on Healthy Food and Junk Food was conducted for Pre Primary students by the consultant dietician, Ms. Sangeta Narayan.

The talk focused on the following:

  • What is healthy food?
  • Pictorial representation and an understanding of healthy food like cereals, fruits, vegetables, milk and milk products, nuts, pulses, legumes, meat and egg
  • How healthy foods nourish our body and boost immunity etc.
  • How much of fruits, vegetables, milk, nuts etc. should be taken daily
  • What is Junk food?
  • Pictorial representation of various junk foods
  • How it harms us
  • What to have instead of junk food

The talk ended with a quiz session.

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Fruits & Vegetables

The theme for the month of July – “Fruits & Vegetables” was taken up through different interesting activities. In order to teach the students the importance of eating fruits and vegetables at a tender age, a “Salad Day” was organized on 20/07/16. Students loved tasting the salad prepared by the teachers. They explained the students the importance of hygiene involved with washing, peeling and cutting fruits and vegetables before eating them. In continuation with the theme, students were taken to a vegetable vendor to buy vegetables. A market scene was created for the same in the open activity area. Other activities were practical lesson for peeling a banana & washing a tomato, seed activity, browse a book activity for fruits & vegetables and making a fruit goggle in scrap file.

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International Dolls Museum

Pre primary students were taken to the International Dolls Museum on Saturday, 27 th August 2016 & Traffic Training Park on Friday, 2 nd September 2016. Children enjoyed the visits a lot. It gave them an opportunity to become compatible in their peer group as well as it helped them to widen the spectrum of knowledge.

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Mini Olympics

Doon public school has celebrated mini olympics on 9th september 2016The event starts with pre primary racesDr. Aanieeta Vaisssnava, school principal, Ms. Vidhu Vijayan Biju, the headmistress and pre primary proctor ms. Suma Jacob graced the occasion with their presence. Principal thanked the august gathering and emphasized on the importance of sports in child's life. The event was great success and each winner was awarded with certificate and gift

Winners of the following categories were:

Category 1 Anam jain 1st
  Rishan 2nd
  Riya 3rd
Category 2 Ismail 1st
  Yug Chandela 2nd
  Arnav Mishra 3rd
Category 3 Tenzine 1st
  Tejas Arora 2nd
  Aarav Sehgal (3rd) 1st
  Naitik 1st
  Daksh Rana 2nd
  Ridhima Khatri (3rd)2nd
  Shubham 1st
  Samarth 2nd
  Nandini 3rd

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INTER-SCHOOL COMPETITION

The Pre-primary Doon organisedan interschool Show & Tell Competition recently. 32 prestigious schoolsfrom different parts of Delhi participated in the event. The topic given was ‘High Tech Gadgets’. Children depicted fascinating gadgets from the present and the future evoking a lot of interest. The Competition was judged by Ms. PoojaSehgal, the Chairperson of Kindheit Kindergarten and Ms. Divya Josephine, HOD English, Doon Public School.

The result is as follows:

I       MahiTyagi Adarsh Public School, VikasPuri

II       Avni Gupta Vikas Bharti

III       Anusha Srivastava Queen’s Valley School

Consolation Prizes

PlakshaChandhok      St. Froebel Sr. Sec. School

Tejasvi Jain       Adarsh Public School, Rohini

Kavish Sharma       K.R. Mangalam

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INTRA-CLASS COMPETITIONSINTRA-CLASS COMPETITIONS

The Pre-primary Doon conducted ‘Fancy Dress’ & ‘Show & Tell’ Competitions in the month of July 2016. In the Intra-class competition, every child got an opportunity to speak on the mike. Thereafter screening was done for the inter class competition, which was conducted on 26 July wherein 30 students participated. Students spoke with confidence and elan.

The result is as follows:

Fancy Dress

I      B Delisha & Aadya Jain

II      Vridhi Arora

III      Jhanvi Mehra

Consolation Prizes

Arnav Mishra, Vritika Odhrani

Show & Tell

I       Manya Sharma

II       Vihaan Arora & Hemang Kumar

III       Abhikshit Bhardwaj & Arshdeep Singh

Consolation Prizes

Angellina, Ishvik Manchanda, Lavanya duggal

The competitions were judged by Mr. B S Mukherjee (Chief Proctor) & Ms. Sangeeta Goel (Chief Coordinator)

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Splash Pool Party

A Splash Pool Party was organized in the Pre-primary Wing recently. It was a treat in the scorching weather when students enjoyed the pool party with their friends and teachers. Pools were arranged in the Open Activity Area. Students were so excited to see the water filled pools that they took to it as a duck takes to water. The event was truly an exhilarating one for the little ones.

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Let’s Paint Our Planet Green!!!

The Pre Primary wing of Doon Public School, Paschim Vihar organized a train of eclectic activities to celebrate “Earth Day” on 22/04/16 which was rightly named – Let’s Paint Our Planet Green!!!

The activities included a visit to the national zoological park which created an opportunity for the young ones to explore the nature and thereby develop a sense of respect for it. Hand printing activity for each section ensued, with making of beautiful trees for the theme board. Placard making competition showcased creativity joining hands with aesthetics, resulting in some thought provoking outcome. Highlight of the celebration was the parental involvement in each activity organized. One parent from each section was called to educate children about the importance of growing trees to preserve the planet.

The celebration culminated with sapling plantation by pre primary kids along with the Headmistress, Ms. Vidhu Vijayan Biju, the Pre Primary Proctor, Ms. Suma Jacob, teachers and parents. Prizes were given away to the winners of the placard making competition by Headmistress mam and the event consummated with an Earth Day March by the little ones and teachers carrying placards and shouting slogans

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DOON beckons its new Entrants

Pre Primary students were given a grand welcome by the staff on 04/04/16. The whole area was decorated beautifully which was a treat for the eyes. The Pre Primary Proctor, Ms. Suma Jacob warmly ushered in each child with greetings and chocolates. Enthusiastic students from classes Prep and 1 along with their music teacher, Mr. Elisha sang melodious songs and rhymes to welcome the new Doonites. The attraction of the day was the magic show which enthralled the little ones and their parents equally. The magician surprised the children with his tricks during the show organized later in the garden area. Students also volunteered to be a part of the show. It was the most fun filled way to kick-start the formal schooling.

Upcoming Events

  • Puppet Show
  • Dramatisation
  • Earth Day Celebration
  • Laughing Day

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BOUQUET MAKING ACTIVITY

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Prize Distribution of Talent Hunt Competition, 2015-'16 :---

today all the winners of Talent Hunt Competition, 2015-'16 , which was held in the premises between 27th January and 1st February, 2016 ( for the classes I to V ) have been awarded Prizes and Certificates by the Hon'ble Manager of the school, Mr. Sarat Chandran.

Principal Mrs. Vandana Sachdeva, Headmistress Mrs. Vidhu V. Biju, Academic Co-Ordinator Mr. S. B. Mukherjee and all other distinguished teachers were present on the occasion.

All the students witnessed the programme jubilantly.

Congratulations to little Doonites!

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The Pre primary wing of DoonPublic School organized a “Sports Meet” on 05-02-16 as part of sports seed curriculum. Students enjoyed different and colourful races like obstacle race, balancing beam race, rolling race, cone collecting race etc. Children showcased true sportsmanship spirit by competing with real enthusiasm and vigour. Prizes and certificates were given away to the winners by Manager Sir, who honoured the Prize distribution ceremony by his presence.

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Story telling competition 31-7-15

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Fancy Dress Competition 24-7-2015

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