Creative Writing competition was held on Saturday 6 April, 2019 in the zero period in the classes IX & X. Students showed remarkable creativity while presenting posters, they wrote articles and poems of different genres. They were judged on the basis of novelty, decency and authencity.Overall it was a good opportunity to awaken the writers within them.
CREATIVE WRITING CONCURRENCE SENIOR WING
TALENT SHOW REPORT
20- 22 April,2019
To groom and give platform to the hidden qualities of the students ,our school organised ‘Talent show ‘ on April 20,2019 in the auditorium for the students of class IX.For X class ,it was conducted on 22 April , 2019.Students exhibited their talent through plethora of activities i.e. Dancing ,PPT Making ,Dramatics ,art and music etcetera. It was ensured that each participant got ample time to showcase their talents to the best of their capabilities. Overall, the show was conducted smoothly and successfully.
TALENT SHOW FOR CLASSES IX & X || SENIOR WING ||
BCM Kindergarten organised a fresher’s party suitably titled ‘Welcome Fiesta’ for the kids of Nursery. Tiny tots in their colourful attires landed vibrancy to the campus. They tapped their feet on the peppy songs and enjoyed their favourite food items in the company of their friends. To make the day all the more special for the little BCMites teachers gave them masks of different cartoon characters and adorned them with different fascinating titles eg. Ms Elegant , Mr. Handsome , Ms Adorable etc.
FRESHER'S PARTY || NURSERY ||
TALENT SHOW REPORT
To groom and give platform to the hidden qualities of the students ,our school organised ‘Talent show ‘ on April 20,2019 in the auditorium for the students of class IX.For X class ,it was conducted on 22 April , 2019.Students exhibited their talent through plethora of activities i.e. Dancing ,PPT Making ,Dramatics ,art and music etc. It was ensured that each participant got ample time to showcase their talents to the best of their capabilities. Overall, the show was conducted smoothly and successfully.
TALENT SHOW FOR CLASSES IX & X || SENIOR WING ||
Maintaining one’s culture, values and traditions is beyond price.
India - being a cradle of civilizations - has plenty to offer in the form of numerous historic monuments dotting the country’s landscape. April 18 is observed as World Heritage Day every year to celebrate and promote the cultural heritage across the world. BCM School Sec32 A celebrated this day with great splendour. Students of classes IV to VIII made remarkable collages on different heritage sites of India. They were made aware about the rich heritage of India through Power point Presentation. A special speech on the topic was delivered by the class teachers. The School Principal Mr. D.P. Guleria motivated the students by saying that our students are the identity of our nation and our heritage is a part of our identity. We should take step to conserve our boundless heritage.
WORLD HERITAGE DAY
The students of class VII were given a lecture on how they can awaken the possibility to reflect their capacity to express their ideas, feelings, vision or ideals through different creative forms such as art, music, theatre, writing etc. the students learned how their personality transforms and develop through this possibility on 9th April,2019. They also got an insight onto the knowledge possibility of “working with collective intelligence”. They learned to awaken their possibility to create and access knowledge which gets “co-created” in a collective by working with people. On 18th April,2019 The students of class VII were discussed about the possibility to represent our capacity to learn lifelong, continuously, all the time and also how to discover the next knowledge possibility of infinite curiosity, infinite seeking of knowledge, of infinite wonder at the joys and mysteries of creation.
SEMINAR ON “AWAKENED CITIZEN PROGRAMME” II MIDDLE WING II
Akshit Goel (V - I) Got State rank 1 in second round of IOS by Silver Zone Foundation.
IOS OLYMPIAD BY SILVER ZONE FOUNDATION || PRIMARY WING ||
‘Nobody is empty, everyone has a deposit of talent within and talent hunt is one such competition to bring out the best in students. Keeping this in mind, Inter house talent Hunt was organised in the middle wing. Students showcased their talent in Declamation, Portrait Making, Biography writing and singing. Brimming with confidence, the students put up a great show and gave each other a tough competition. In Biography Writing Kritisha of Ravi house, in Portrait Making Bhawya of Yamuna house, In Declamation Lakshay of Satluj House and in singing students of Yamuna house bagged the first position. Overall, Yamuna house was declared as the winning house for showcasing astonishing talent in all the activities. The Principal blessed the students for showing excellent hidden talent and also motivated them to adopt the spirit of healthy competition.
INTER HOUSE TALENT HUNT COMPETITION II MIDDLE WING II
To introduce tiny tots with the vivid & rich culture of Punjab, Baisakhi festival was celebrated with great fervor in BCM Kindergarten Chandigarh Road. Little BCMites enthusiastically took part in the plethora of activities planned for the day. Kids of UKG drew a picture of ‘Dhol’ and filled the color in that. Students of LKG clad in Punjabi attires walked on the ramp and competed with their peers for the coveted titles i.e “ Sohna Gabru “ & Sohni Mutiyaar’’. The winners received the trophies & participants received books as appreciation for their efforts. Kids of Nursery & UKG danced on the Punjabi numbers and got colored in the hue of this festival. Principal Mr. D.P. Guleria wished everybody a very happy Baisakhi and said that celebration of such festivals is required to keep our culture alive.
BAISAKHI CELEBRATED ||KG ||
12 April ,2019
Punjabi linguistic club took the initiative of conducting plays, poster making .poem recitation ,singing and declamation competitions in their respective periods in the classes of IX & Open invitation was given to students to express their views in a creative and artistic way on ‘Jallianwala Bagh massacre and the ‘joy of farmers during the harvesting of wheat.’
BAISAKHI CELEBRATION || SENIOR WING ||
Art is important as it encompasses all the developmental domains required for the healthy growth of a child and it facilitates the physical development & the enhancement of fine gross motors skills. Realising the benefits of art for the children at a tender age,
ART ACTIVITY ||LKG||
Healthy mind lives in a healthy body and to spread awareness among the little BCMites to follow healthy habits, BCM Kindergarten celebrated ‘World Health Day”. On the day kids brought healthy food in the form of salad and fruit chaat. Teachers also told the children about the benefits of eating fruits & vegetables and playing outdoor games. Through different stories tiny tots were also made aware of the harmful effects of eating junk food.
WORLD HEALTH DAY ||KG ||
World Health Day 06.04.2019
World Health Day is a global health awareness day celebrated every year under the sponsorship of the World Health Organization (WHO). Students of BCM School Chandigarh Road celebrated this day with great enthusiasm. Students of class VI and VII participated in the interactive session on WASH. WASH stands for ‘Water, Sanitation and Hygiene.’ The session includes the importance of water along with ways to maintain personal and public hygiene. Debate in class VIII was also conducted on the topic Allopathic medicines vs. Home Remedies where they discussed the effects and side effects of both the ways. Students showed their zeal by participating actively in both the activities and made promise to themselves to follow healthy routine and maintain hygiene.
WORLD HEALTH DAY II MIDDLE WING II
BCM Kindergarten Chandigarh Road organised an ‘Orientation Programme on Parenting-An Art’ for the new entrants of Nur & LKG on 25th, 27th & 28th March 2019. Headmistress Ms. Pragati Kapoor addressed the audience and acquainted them with school rules, academic schedule & co-curricular activities done in the KG Section. School counsellor, Ms. Shreya Sarkar gave wonderful tips to the parents on healthy parenting, helping their children being independent and dealing with separation anxiety etc. After that there was an open interactive session-with Principal Mr. D.P. Guleria.
ORIENTATION PROGRAMME || KG ||
On 26, March 2019 the KG Section of BCM School Chandigarh Road organized ‘Vedic Hawan’ and adorned spiritual ambience with the chanting of sacred mantras to welcome the new entrants of Nursery. Ms.Samita Munjal ,members of the managing committee, Principal Mr D.P Guleria, ,Principals of sister concerns, teachers & parents sought the blessings of the Almighty for the tiny tots on their first step in the journey of education . The students of Nursery, L.KG & UKG stole the show by exhibiting exemplary articulatory skills. They not only welcomed the guests but also told the importance of mantras , gave the glimpses of school with PPT, recited mantras of shanti path, sang bhajan & purposed the vote of thanks. The Hawan concluded with the distribution of prasad & introduction of the parents and students with their respective class teacher.
HAWAN CEREMONY ||KG ||
Kids of UKG of BCM Kindergarten Chandigarh road Ludhiana donned their chef caps to exhibit their skills in ‘Cooking Without Fire’. Children participated with full zeal and enthusiasm. Artefacts and food items displayed in their respective classrooms in the artistic style were a visual treat. In this activity gave the kids a sense of accomplishment & self- confidence.
COOKING WITHOUT FIRE ACTIVITY || UKG ||
Calligraphy is known as an art of stylish hand writing. On 16th February 2019 Calligraphy competition was organized in BCM Kindergarten Chandigarh Road for the students of Nursery. 50 short listed students from each class competed with each other. The judgement was done on the basis of style of writing alphabets & neatness. Winners were given the prizes by the Headmistress of school.
CALLIGRAPHY COMPETITION || NURSERY ||
February 14, 2019 was a black day in the history of our country when at least 45 CRPF Jawans were killed in a terror attack in Pulwama district in Jammu and Kashmir. It was the deadliest attack ever happened in Kashmir. To pay tribute to the martyrs a two minutes Silence Prayer was observed. Students showcased their grief and anger through posters, slogans and face paintings. They offered their homage to the brave soldiers and also wished for the speedy recovery for the injured. May God give strength to the grief stricken families and may the brave heroes of Indian Army rest in peace.
A TRIBUTE TO PULWAMA MARTYRS
BCM Kindergarten Chandigarh Road organized 7th Annual Athletic Meet for the students of LKG in which more than 400 students took part. The tiny tots on each day won the appreciations of the audience by marching together gracefully & holding different color flags. The cultural items to embellish the events on different days captivated the hearts of the parents acting as audience. The tastefully decorated ground was a feast to the eyes of beholders. The children enthusiastically took part in the different games planned for the day. The winners & participants were honored with the medals. Principal Mr. D.P Guleria appreciated the efforts of the students and the teachers.
ATHLETIC MEET ||LKG ||
Show & tell aims to teach young students about public speaking skills & thereby building their confidence too. Show & tell competition was organized in BCM Kindergarten Chandigarh road. In this competition kids came with a variety of objects like Car, Plants, Save water, Healthy food & junk food , Save girl child etc. and elaborated about the object with lot of confidence, facial expressions & voice modulations Mrs Pragati Kapoor Headmistress of the school gave away the prizes to the winners & book were given to the participants as a souvenir.
SHOW & TELL COMPETITION ||NURSERY ||
BASANT PANCHMI CELEBRATED ||KG||
OPEN CLASSROOM PRESENTATION ||UKG ||
To stimulate the knowledge and to foster a healthy competition among the little BCMites, BCM Kindergarten Chandigarh Road organized a ‘Quiz Contest’ for the students of Nursery class. The four teams comprising of 3 students each duly titled Spiderman, Pokemon, Chotta Bheem, Mickey Mouse competed with each other. The quiz was divided in 8 rounds i.e. General Awareness, Whose Who, Audio-visual Round, Make the connection round etc. They out performed each other to become the winners. The audience comprising of parents were elated to see their child’s performance. Trophies were given to the winners and books were given to the participants by the Headmistress. Principal, Mr. D.P Guleria appreciated the efforts of the kids and the teachers. He said that such type of competitions not only enhance the mental horizon of the kids but also infuse confidence in them.
GK QUIZ ||NURSERY||
To inculcate the spirit of patriotism and to celebrate the birth anniversary of ‘Netaji Subhash Chander Bose’ a bio sketch writing competition and Quotes by Netaji were conducted in class V and IV respectively. All the students participated in them enthusiastically. The results are as follows:
Class IV (Quotes by Netaji )
IV-C Varsha I
IV-G Navya II
IV-H Prisha Gupta III
Class V (Bio sketch writing competition )
V-J Harshit Grover I
V-G Disha II
V-I Aarna III
CELEBRATION OF NETAJI’S BIRTH ANNIVERSARY
To break the mundane routine and tap the creativity of the little BCMites ‘Mask Making activity’ was organized for the students of LKG in BCM kindergarten school. The children got paper plates and other required decoration material for the activity and enjoyed the fun filled event.
MASK MAKING ACTIVITY || LKG ||
Students from Primary Section appeared in the 11th AIMSTE-2018-19 conducted by Centre for Excellence. The question paper was divided into three sections: Reasoning, Mathematics and Science which tested the students’ knowledge and mental ability.
Students participated in this Olympiad enthusiastically and marked the responses in OMR sheet
11TH ALL INDIA MATHS SCIENCE TALENT EXAMINATION AIMSTE-2018-19
Calligraphy is known as an art of Stylish hand writing. On 19th & 21st January 2019 calligraphy competition was organized in BCM Kindergarten Chandigarh Road for the students of LKG & UKG class. 20 short listed students from each class competed with each other. The judgment was done on the basis of style of writing alphabets & neatness. Winners were given the prizes by the Headmistress of school.
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Name of the Students
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CALLIGRAPHY COMPETITION || LKG & UKG ||
BCM Kindergarten Chd. Road expressed their admiration and gratitude to the Indian army by celebrating ‘Army Day’ with a great enthusiasm. Little BCMites took part in the activities planned for the day with a great zeal and zest. Where the students of LKG made tricolour flag by tearing and pasting the colourful paper strips, the students of UKG drew and filled colours in the pictures of ‘Amar Jawan Jyoti’. Different video clippings related to the life of Indian army were shown to the kids. Teachers also explained the heroic efforts of Indian army in the form of stories. Principal Mr. D.P Guleria appreciated the efforts of students & teachers and expressed his reverence to the Indian Army.
ARMY DAY CELEBRATED || KG ||
Rhymes have an enormous educational value for the kids. Early learning of rhymes & rhythmic expressions enhance the phonetic skills of the toddlers. Keeping this in mind BCM School Chandigarh Road organized ‘English Rhyme Recitation’ for the students of Nursery. This competition provided the children an opportunity to exhibit their talent and confidence. The participants chose a variety of topics for their recitation like ‘Save Nature’, Say no to ‘Polybags’, Save girl child, Pollution, Save Green Trees etc. The preliminary round was conducted in the classroom from where the children from each 8 sections were selected for the final round. The eye catching props added Icing to the cake. The winners were given certificates by the Headmistress of school.
ENGLISH RHYME COMPETITION || NURSERY ||
BCM SCHOOL ALUMNI ASSOCIATION FORMED
BCM School, Chandigarh Road called for a brief meeting of its former students to form BCM Alumni Association. In this close knit gathering some of the former BCM students who are now holding distinguished positions in their respective fields showed their presence. S. Gurashish Singh (Assistant Manager, KPMG, Guru Gram) was unanimously selected the President of the Alumni Association. Sushant (Advocate) as Vice President, S. Simrandeep Singh (CAD Engineer, R & D Centre) as Secretary and Dr. Abhinandan as Joint Secretary were chosen for other responsibilities. Mr. Akshat Mehandiratta (Branch Manager HDFC), Sabreena Nayyar Mehandiratta (PGT Science), Tanvi Nagi (Famous singer & actor), Sunwinder Singh (Star Performer of DIL HAI HINDUSTANI-2), Dr. Devender, Dr. Swati and few other illuminating personalities from the BCM Alumni were also present to attend the meeting. The Principal D.P. Guleria addressed the Alumni and sought their volunteering support for betterment of the school and society. Mr. Prem Kumar (Executive Director LBCM Foundation) in his address to the gathering gave valuable guidelines for planning further strategies of the Association. The Association aims to organize student welfare programmes like counseling/ awareness sessions, skill enhancement seminars/ workshops and also an Annual Alumni Meet that would provide an opportunity to the students to revisit their Alma Mater and reconnect to their roots.