English & Hindi Reading Week (Jr-2020)

ENGLISH READING WEEK

 
Reading promotes literacy and keep students’ mind stimulated. It also helps in the development of skills like creative and analytical thinking. Recognising the importance of reading, CBSE announced Celebration of Reading Week from 8th September,2020 to 14th September,2020. To celebrate the week, the English Department of the junior school organized Online Read-a–Thon activity for the students of classes III, IV and V. The teachers introduced the author, Ruskin Bond, and had an interactive session with the children. The children shared their experiences of their meeting with the renowned author and the children’s favourite, Ruskin Bond. It was followed by the reading sessions wherein each child read out an excerpt from their Supplementary Reader and enhanced their reading skills. The activity also helped to develop great enthusiasm in the young readers for reading. The activity was thoroughly enjoyed by all.





HINDI READING WEEK 
  “Reading is to mind what exercise is to the body.”
- Joseph Addison
 
To mark the importance of International Literacy Day and recognise the importance of reading, CBSE announced the Celebration of Reading Week from 8th September, 2020 to 14th September, 2020. To commemorate the week, the Hindi Department of the junior school organised various interesting activities for the students of classes III, IV and V. The school Vice Principal, Mrs. Hemalatha Muralidharan, encouraged the students to read and explore these treasure houses of deep knowledge. For the students of Class 3, Hindi Recitation Activity was organised. Children recited poems written by eminent poets with great zeal and enthusiasm. The students of Classes IV and V participated in Story Narration Activity and showcased their creativity by narrating different stories. Self-composed poems and self -written stories by the children were greatly applauded by their teachers. The students of all the classes enthusiastically participated in the activities and made the week a huge success.