Forthcoming May (First Half) 2019

April 29, 2019
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GRADE-WISE

Grade 5 & 6 (Boys)

Card Making Competition with the theme titled ‘Labour Day’ will be conducted on May 1st. This competition is an expression of appreciation for the effort that ancillary staff put in and their contribution to the development of the school. It also aims to inculcate among students the value of giving back to society.

Thematic Assembly titled ‘Health & Fitness’ and Poster Making competition (group) will be held on May 12th. This assembly and competition will help students to understand that cultivating a healthy lifestyle is the foundation which allows one to pursue other purposes in one’s life.

Grade 7 & 8 (Girls)

Thematic Assembly titled ‘Ramadan’ will be conducted on May 6th. This assembly aims to highlight the importance of the topic. It will also create awareness among them on the Holy month of Ramadan.

Thematic Assembly titled ‘Disaster Management’ will be held on May 13th. The purpose of this assembly for students is to address and bring awareness about a natural or man-made disaster through preparedness, mitigation, response & recovery.

Grade 7 (Boys)

Book Mark Making competition titled ‘World Family Day’ will be conducted on May 15th. This competition aims to comprehend the importance of being a global citizen and respecting the family values.

Grade 9 & 10 (Girls)

Inter- House Short English Play competition will be conducted on May 1st. This competition will help students to encourage and develop their imaginative thought, creative expression, confidence, social awareness, working autonomously & as a part of a team and time management. It will also help to promote language development.

Picnic will be organised on May 2nd. This activity aims to incorporate fun and recreation in the curriculum of students. It will also help in facilitating team building and fellowship.

Tagline Competition for grade 9 and Collage Making for grade 10 with the theme titled ‘Tolerance’ will be conducted on May 8th. This competition will be an opportunity for students to demonstrate their creativity through art and language.

Grade 9 & 10 (Boys)

Spirit of Ramadan (service before self) activity will be conducted on May 1st. The objective of celebrating this day is to enable the students to understand and appreciate the culture & tradition of Islam followed during this month.

Talents Day will be held on May 5th. This day aim to provide a platform for students to showcase their unique and innate talents through a myriad of activities. It will also be an opportunity for them to conquer their fear of performing in front of a large audience.

Grade 11 & 12 (Girls)

First Unit Test will be conducted on the second week of the month (dates are not finalized yet). This will help to test students’ understanding of the concepts learnt till now from the beginning of the academic year.

Grade 11 & 12 (Boys)

Unit Test (20 Marks) will be conducted from May 5th till 16th. The purpose of this test for students is to check their progress of learning.

SUBJECT - WISE

Ramadan Assembly will be held on May 1st for grade 7 & 8 boys. The purpose of this assembly is to acquaint the students about the importance and significance of the month of Ramadan. They will talk about related matters including fasting and charity work that are done during the holy month.

Calligraphy Competition (Arabic) will be conducted on May 15th for grade 9 girls. This competition will help students in developing their good handwriting skills in Arabic.

Poetry Writing Competition (Arabic) will be held on May 15th for grade 10 girls. The objective of this competition for students is to develop their creative expression in the Arabic language.

CAREER CENTRE

Aviation Experience Day will be held on May 1st for grade 12 Science with Maths. Students will be introduced to the Aerospace Hub. It will help them to be oriented about the study opportunities in the field of Aircraft Maintenance Engineering and Aeronautical Engineering. It will also be an opportunity for them to participate in workshops on Aviation tools hands-on experience and flight simulation.

Design Workshop will be conducted on May 2nd for grade 12 Science with Maths. During this workshop, students will be oriented about sustainable Architecture and Interior Design using recycled & sustainable materials to create innovative design form.

Architecture Workshop & 3D Modelling will be conducted on May 4th for grade 12 Science with Engineering Graphics. The objective is to engage students into Architecture workshop and 3D modelling. It will be an opportunity for them to experience being an ‘Architect for a Day’.

COUNSELLING CENTRE

A Parent Talk on the topic ‘College Search & Admission Procedures’ will be held on May 3rd for grade 11 & 12. The purpose of this talk is to orient parents about college search & admissions procedure of different countries (USA/UK/Canada & European Union). The venue for this talk will be at IIS, DSO.

Interest Test for grade 8 girls & boys and Personality Test for grade 9 girls will be conducted during this month. This online test will help to measure grade 8 students likes & dislikes towards various activities and relate it to careers. It also aims at creating self-awareness and giving a holistic picture for grade 9 girls’ dominant characteristics & traits.

CONTINUOUS PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

CPD Program on Microsoft Office Level 2010 will be conducted from May 1st till 15th for teachers. Through this program, each staff will undergo a 5 days training which includes Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft PowerPoint.

CPD Program on E-Learning – “Destination Success” and “Use of Interactive White Boards” will be conducted from May 1st till 15th for teachers. This program will help teachers to understand all collaborative tools needed. It will also help to determine their level and effectiveness in using the interactive white boards.