Children's day is a reminder that every child deserves education, nurturing and the best of everything, on this special day the Children also celebrated the festival of lights Diwali in true sense by spreading joy which light up the World of others.
Our students at Birla Open Minds Pre School Chandanagar enjoyed the fun filled day with their teacher's keeping in mind the importance of the message shared by these festivals.
3D shape with play dough- Play dough activity helps and enhances mathematical skills and thinking skills. For this activity, children used tooth picks and play dough/ chapati dough. They enjoyed the activity.
Block play - K2 Class children participated in a block play activity, which enhances social skills, abstract thinking, creativity and problem solving. It also helps in eye - hand coordination
Cooking activity develops language, social and emotional development skills, and it boots the confidence in children.
Children used the old paper and some colorful paper to make a paper chain. They cut through the edges and in the middle to make a long paper chain. This activity develops eye- hand coordination and fine motor skills.
K2 class has participated in gift wrapping a box activity during the theme' Popular Paper'. In this activity children used different kinds of paper; they recycled the old newspaper too. This activity enhances fine motor skills, imaginary skills and eye- hand coordination.
Every year 2nd October is celebrated as Gandhi Jayanti.
To mark the event our teachers dressed up and spoke about Gandhi Ji to inculcate the value of leadership, simplicity, integrity in students.
"When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace" — Jimi Hendrix
International Day of Peace is observed across the world on September 21 every year. This year Covid-19 pandemic has brought the world together emerging as the common enemy that has threatened health, security, and every aspect of life. It has reminded us that the world is one place where what happens in one part of the planet can impact people everywhere.
Students of Birla Open Minds Preschool - Chanda Nagar joined hands in celebrating this special day.
Art activities engage the child's imagination and allow them to cultivate creative thinking, develop attention span and further strengthen fine motor skills for pre-writing readiness.
During art activity time our students participated in different activities related to their ongoing theme.
"Grandchildren are a grandparent's link to the future. Grandparents are the child's link to the past." – Unknown.
Grandparents day was celebrated with great enthusiasm at Birla open minds Preschool Chandanagar. The children along with their grandparents enjoyed the games & made beautiful Ganesh sculptures using dough
Aviation is one of the most "global" industries: connecting people, cultures and businesses across continents.
Today our students celebrated 'Aviation day ' by making and flying paper airplanes.
One of the most memorable days in Indian history is 15th August. It's the day on which the Indian sub-continent got independence after a long struggle.
This important day was celebrated with a lot of enthusiasm. The students of Birla Open Minds Chandanagar dressed up in tri color and made wonderful souvenirs.
Art is a language that allows us to express and develop our ideas and emotions; artistic activities are full of processes that help us to grow and stimulate our creativity while nurturing the soul.
Our students of K2 indulged in simulating their creativity by creating masterpieces related to the ongoing theme.
Show-and-tell is an effective and enjoyable way for young children to refine their public speaking and oral communication skills while learning more about each other. Today our children from K2 showed their public speaking skills in Hindi as they spoke about their favorite animals and bugs.
"Sculpture is the art of the intelligence". Pablo Picasso
Our K2 students made rainforest animal sculptures using dough available at home.
"If you can speak, you can influence. If you can influence, you can change lives". Inspirational Quotes
Today our K2 students made beautiful headgears and spoke about their favourite rainforest animals.
Our little one's shared happiness as they celebrated Janmashtami together online. It was a fun filled day as they dressed up as Radha/ Krishna and did a freestyle dance on the occasion. The students also made beautiful headgears and a flute to celebrate the festival.
Children at Birla Open Minds preschool Chandanagar celebrating Raksha Bandhan.
"Creativity is making marvellous out of the waste" Today our K2 students at Birla Open Minds Preschool Chandanagar have created a green world by making best out of waste.
It is said that Where tigers thrive, it is a sign that the ecosystem is healthy. International Tigers Day is celebrated on 29th July annually to promote the protection of natural habitat of tigers and to increase awareness about the conservation of tiger. Children at Birla Open Minds Preschool Chandanagar celebrating Global Tiger Day.
Makar Sankranti is an auspicious day and celebrated with much fanfare and festivities across India. It marks the arrival of the spring season, bidding goodbye to the chilly winter.Sankranti /Pongal also known as 'Bhogi Pongal' is a day for family gathering and is also the beginning of the New Year for many communities. The students began the new year with the celebration of the festival at school. They enjoyed the puppet show & learnt about the importance of the festival.
The students had an extended celebration in the evening. A Pyjama party was organized for them. It was an amazing amalgamation of colorfulpajamas, mushy soft toys and fun.
The classroom was transformed into a haven of moon and stars with balloons and bedding the children danced to their favorite numbers, played games, and pretended to sleep along. The children enjoyed playing with their favorite toys and the bonfire!!
The objective behind the Pyjama Party was to assert independence amongst children, to develop social connections and to inculcate the habit of sleeping without their mommy. It was truly mesmerizing to see the little tots energetic and cheerful.
Christmas is the most wonderful time of year—with sparkling snowflakes and twinkling lights, happy carols and rosy cheeks, good cheer and warm fuzzy feelings.
The holiday's sweetest moments look slightly different for all of us, but no matter your traditions, one thing never changes: the love that surrounds us and the joy that fills our hearts.
The students enjoyed celebrating Christmas at school.
"The five S's of sports training are: stamina, speed, strength, skill, and spirit; but the greatest of these is spirit."– Ken Doherty
On the 14th of December, Birla Open Minds preschool Chandanagar hosted its1st Annual Sports Meet, a day filled with fervour and excitement experienced amidst thrills, shrills and cheers. The programmebegan with the Centre head Ms Pearl Trutwein lighting the torch and welcoming the esteemed gathering and emphasized on the importance of sports in a child's life.
Our CEO Ms Pratima Sinha, Principal, Ms Shyamoli Chowdhury also witnessed the impressive March Past of the students, coupled with marching music.
At the end of the day, students departed with a clear smile on their faces. It was a day filled with sportsmanship, enthusiasm and memories to cherish.
"The children of today will make the India of tomorrow. The way they bring them up will determine the future of the country."Pandit Nehru
Children's day is an annual event celebrated on November 14 to mark the birth anniversary of India's first Prime Minister Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru.Children's Day is all not all about giving gifts to kids and organize events for them. It is a day to realize their importance in nation-building and provide them the opportunity to open their wings and fly high to achieve their goals. At Birla Open Minds Preschool, we have taken a pledge to make sure that every child in our school enjoys equal rights, safety, and quality education.
"The Festivals are cool because you make a lot of connections at the festival" Philipp Wolter.
One of the most popular festivals of Hinduism, Diwali symbolizes the spiritual "victory of light over darkness, good over evil and knowledge over ignorance". These are the connections that we want our children at Birla Open Minds Preschool to make They should be the light in darkness, good when evil is all around and choose to be knowledgeable over ignorance. We want them to be the cool individuals of the society who contribute in a positive way.
Holidays hold a special place in everyone's life. No matter how old we are or what profession we are involved in we always look forward to holidays. Our students at Birla Open Minds Preschool started their Dussehra holidays with a BANG as they celebrated Dussehra and Bathukamma at School.
Our Pre Nursery and Nursery children made beautiful take away. K1 and K2 students enacted the drama on Ramayana which uplifted their festive spirit.
Children who engage in culturally responsive educational experiences build their self-confidence and skills. Increase their awareness, appreciation and inclusion of diverse beliefs and cultures. Maximize their academic achievement and educational success.
Students at Birla Open Minds Preschool engage in the celebration of Ganesh Chaturthi at school.
The word, '#Van' means 'forest' and 'Mahotsav' means 'festival',
"Van Mahotsav" is an annual tree-planting movement or the festival,
in India, which was started in the year of 1950.
At Birla Open Minds Preschool Chandanagar the day was celebrated with a lot of excitement and the students were taught about the importance of trees in our life .