Each day of our lives we make deposits in the memory banks of our children.
The day was bright with a cheerful smile on every face of DPS child and this day was celebrated at Delhi Public School, Pune with loads of enthusiasm. The major co-curricular activity of the month “Happy Journey”, an attempt to integrate fun with learning. The primary objective of the activity is to make the children aware of different modes of transport which will enrich their concepts in a fulfilled and meaningful way. Also to make them aware of the safety rules to be followed on the road, water and air.
For this day, classes Nursery, Preparatory & class I were categorized into respective groups of road, air and water transport. A special assembly was conducted for the children where they sang rhymes and presented a skit on dealing with emergencies.
Indoor Activity for nursery and Prep were Numbering Sheet and Hot Air Balloon, Air Transport quiz Passport and Boarding Pass. The school Principal Mrs. Neelam Chakrabarty addressed the children and appreciated them for their performance and efforts. My racing tracks, Sailing Away and Origami Aero plane were outdoor activities. Road tracks were made on the floor with paint and children were asked to bring their toy car. They enjoyed to run their cars on these tracks. The children recapitulated everything by watching the videos on Evolution of transport, different types of air transport, different parts of a boat and safety procedures to be followed while traveling. This way the way to ensure proper understanding of the importance of taking precautions to ensure travel safety and their relevance in day to day life was achieved successfully through the activity.
This significant day came to an end with recapitulation in class by the teachers, of all that children have understood. Children’s enthusiastic participation in the class discussion reflected the accomplishment of this activity. Learning Outcome of the activity was to ensure proper understanding of the importance of taking precautions to ensure travel safety and their relevance in day to day life was achieved successfully through the activity.