Forthcoming October (Second Half) 2018

October 14, 2018
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GRADE-WISE

Grade 9 (Girls)

Calligraphy Competition will be conducted on October 17th. The objective of this competition for students is to develop their good handwriting skills in Hindi.

Grade 10 (Girls)

Poetry Writing competition will be conducted on October 17th. This competition will help students in developing their creative expression in Hindi / French language.

Grade 11 & 12 (Girls)

Unit Test will continue till October 16th for grade 11 and Mid Term Exams will continue till October 28th for grade 12. The objective of the unit test is to evaluate student learning, skill acquisition and academic achievement at the end of a unit.

Grade 11 (Boys)

Poem Writing competition will be held on October 28th. This competition will be an opportunity to promote the writing and appreciation of poetry. Students will use elements of poetry such as diction, rhyme scheme, tone, imagery, figures of speech, symbolism, theme and more while writing a poem.

SUBJECT - WISE

Arabic Debate will be conducted on October 28th for grade 8. The objective of this competition for students is to develop their ability to speak fluently in Arabic.

Academic & Culture Competition will be held on October 29th for grade 9. This competition aim to develop students’ ability to do research.

Quran Recitation Competition will be conducted on October 29th for grade 5 and on October 30th for grade 6. The purpose of this competition is to develop interest in the Muslim students to practice reciting Quran with correct pronunciation and voice modulation.

Quran Recitation Competition will be conducted on October 29th for grade 7 boys and on October 30th for grade 8 boys. This competition aim to encourage students to read and recite the holy Quran.

Arabic Spelling Competition will be held on October 30th & 31st for grade 5. Through this competition, students will enable to improve their Arabic vocabulary.

ICS Painting Competition will be conducted on October 31st. Last date of submission in school will be on October 20th for grades 8 to 12. The topics are Wondrous Sea World, Magnificent Mountainscapes, Flourishing Forest Life. This international art competition will help students to enhance their creativity.

PROGRAM - WISE

BITS Pilani Model United Nations Conference will be held on October 17th & 18th. Our students from grade 10 are now moving towards University level conferences after taking parts and performing well at high school level conferences. The purpose to participate the Model UN is to provide them an interactive educational experience that teaches in an interesting and enjoyable way about the United Nations. The process affords participants an understanding of how the process of international debate and negotiation that we commonly call diplomacy functions. In this interdependent world, Model UN makes for informed global citizens who not only understand the decisions their nation makes but also how those changes effect politics nationally, regionally, and globally. It will also help them to develop and experience important social skills such as teamwork and group cooperation, conflict resolution, negotiation, consensus-building, critical thinking, public speaking and listening.

CAREER CENTRE

Special Presentations of Hanze University & University of Groningen (Netherlands) on October 16th, University of British Columbia (Canada) on October 21st and Indiana University-Purdue University Indiana on October 29th for grade 12. These presentations aim to give orientation to students about their programs offer, admission requirements, application process, fee structure and deadline of application.

A Special Presentation of Les Roche International School of Hotel Management (Switzerland) will be conducted on October 17th for grade 11 & 12 Commerce & Humanities. The objective of this presentation is to give orientation to students about their programs offer, admission requirements, application process, fee structure and deadline of application.

A Special Presentation of Mahindra Ecole Centrale (India) will be conducted on October 24th for grade 12 Science. During this presentation, students will be oriented about their programs offer, admission requirements, application process, fee structure and deadline of application.

Canadian Universities Fair will be held on October 28th for grade 12. This fair will be an opportunity for students to meet university representatives and get first- hand information about their programs offer, admission requirements, application process, fee structure and deadline of application.

COUNSELLING CENTRE

Aptitude Assessments will be conducted from October 15th onwards during school hours for grade 10. The purpose is to test the aptitude of students through an online assessment. Online Aptitude Assessments are conducted by an agency from India.

LEARNING CENTRE

A Parent Talk on the topic ‘Literacy and Numeracy’ will be held on October 26th for parents of grade 6 & 7 whose ward is receiving Learning Centre support. Through this talk, parents will get information on Literacy – Describing the characters feelings, Compare & Contrast, Proof Reading. They will also understand the Numeracy – Fractions, Decimals, Word Problems.

CONTINUOUS PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

A Workshop will be conducted for senior secondary school teachers on October 19th in the subject of Chemistry (Grade 11 & 12). This workshop will help teachers to improve their ‘Question Paper Setting’ skills. They will also be trained in handling ‘HOTS’ questions pertaining to analysis, synthesis and evaluation.

A Workshop will be conducted for secondary school teachers on October 26th in the subject of Hindi (Grade 9 & 10). This workshop will help teachers to improve their ‘Question Paper Setting’ skills. They will also be trained in handling ‘HOTS’ questions pertaining to analysis, synthesis and evaluation.

SPORTS

Our Swimming boys’ team will compete in the CBSE (UAE) Cluster Swimming Championship 2018 on October 16th & 17th at the Bright Riders School, Abu Dhabi.

Our Swimming team (Girls) will participate in the the CBSE (UAE) Cluster Swimming Championship 2018 to be held on October 23rd & 24th at the Mayoor Private School, Abu Dhabi.