Cleanliness Walk on Independence Day
72nd Independence Day All over the country people were celebrating, We Globalites along with the Run Club were not just celebrating Independence Day , we celebrated being Indians , we had Plogging drive at Sukhna Lake, Chandigarh. It’s not easy to pick up litter that is thrown by others , and believe us what we picked up was real good trash and tried to make a difference by asking people not to litter and stop the use of one time plastic in our daily lives . If we dream of a clean India . it wont happen without the help of every citizen while we were Plogging today at the garden of silence in Chandigarh.
The fresher s party for the students of Class XI was organised in the Gurukul Global School today.
The students of Class XII, put up a spectacular show with foot tapping songs and scintillating dance performances. The main attraction of the party were the dance performances, witty games and interactive question/answer round. In the end the cake cutting ceremony was done and the winners of the events were given away prizes.The school Managing Director Sh Parveen Setya, President Mrs Neena Setya, Principal Ms Urvashi Kakkar graced the occasion with their benign presence. Ipsita Saini and Ujjwal Verma were adjudged as Ms and Mr Fresher. Well dressed title bagged by Riya Chauhan & Yudhveer. Palak Khosla, Riya Vashisht and Ujjwal Verma won the talent round.
Eco-Club students of Gurukul Global School made Best out of Waste
The Eco-Club students of Gurukul Global School, under the guidance of their teachers learnt how to make Best out of Waste. The students were made aware of recycling benefits. They learnt how waste material can be utilized again and can be turned into different useful things. The students made beautiful cloth bags out of the waste cloth material. They were further apprised about the usage of cloth bags and how they can limit the use of plastic. It was a great learning experience for the students.
Globalites shines in English, Mathematics and G.K. Olympiad.
The students of Gurukul Global School has brought laurels to the school by securing Zonal ranks and winning cash prizes. In English Olympiad, seventeen students were able to mark their presence in Zonal Rank, in Math Olympiad twelve students and in G.K. Olympiad four students secured Zonal rank. All the winners were awarded with the Certificate of Merit. Apart from this, in English Olympiad Arnav Nayyar of Class IV won a cash prize of rupees 5000 and a Gold Medal, Aditya Mehta of Class VIII and Devanshi Chaudhary of class III won a Gold medal and a gift voucher of rupees 1000 each. In Math Olympiad Arnav Gupta of Class II won a gift voucher of rupees 1000 and in G.K.Olympiad Himanshu of Class IX won a gift voucher of rupees 1000. All the winners were congratulated and appreciated by the school Principal.
Tiny Globalites did activities on Family Tree and Seed germination.
Gurukul Global School believes in the saying Learning By Doing. The students of LKG and Nursery did two activities on Family Tree and Seed Germination.In the activity Family Tree the students pasted photographs of their family members on a tree. The activity helped develop their sensory bin, play writing, cutting and pasting and last but not the least the concept of nuclear and joint family. In Seed Germination activity, the students collected mud in the disposable glasses and sowed seeds. The process of germination was explained to them. The students will observe the plants everyday and shall experience the process of germination. The students enjoyed both the activities thoroughly. They got a hand on experience and learnt new concepts.
Popcorn Movie Day
Kindergarten section of Gurukul Global School had a gala time as it was the inauguration of their Popcorn Movie Day. The whole day was the fun day for them. It started with the ribbon cutting ceremony which was done by the Managing Director of the school Sh Parveen Setya and the Principal Ms Urvashi Kakkar. Followed by this was the movie “My Friend Ganesha” which students enjoyed viewing. Having popcorns during the movie was the cherry on the cake. Next in the row was Intersection Rhyme competitions .Towards the end of the day senior students performed Bhangra for these little toddlers which students really appreciated. After this gratifying day students went home with the broad smiles on their face.
Hunar Mittal, a Globalite, placed 11th in the World Teen Championship held at North Carolina, USA.
City Golfer and a bright student of Gurukul Global School, Hunar Mittal, achieved a grand success in Teen World Championship as she was placed at the 11th spot. The championship was played at North Carolina, USA, on Monday. Earlier Hunar Mittal had played two more championships. She was placed at the fifth spot in the IJGA World Stars of Junior Golf Championship played at Paiute Golf Club in Las Vegas, USA, last week. In IMG Academy Junior World Championship, she was spotted at the 16th position, which was held in San Diego, California, USA, from July 11 to July 13. Hunar was the only Indian golfer who played in the championship and she stood as a difficult challenge for her counterparts. Despite of facing many challenges and difficulties, Hunar emerged as a winner. Hunar Mittal started playing golf at the age of five years at Chandigarh Golf Association Range and soon she became the top ranked golfer in U-9 and U-10 and U-14 category. Hunar played brilliantly in the USA tour. She owes her success to her coach Jesse Grewal and her school, Gurukul Global School, who has always supported and guided her. The school management appreciated her victory and congratulated her on the success. It was a proud moment for everyone.
Merul Dhiman- The Young Astrophysicist visits Gurukul Global School.
The students of classes VII and VIII of Gurukul Global School felt highly elated when they were face to face with Merul Dhiman the young upcoming Astrophysicist who is already a star with a book on Astrophysics to his credit. The students were excited because Merul is an ex-globalite and they felt he was one among them. He was invited as a guest in the Special Assembly held in his honour. The students were thrilled and all ready with volley of questions as it was an interactive session, they asked him questions ranging from How a galaxy is formed? to Are their aliens? But everyone was really mesmerized the way Merul answered all of them with ease and had all the facts on his tips. The knowledge and his memory won him a loud applause but what impressed each and every one was his humility when being asked what message he would like to give to the other parents . To which he said,all the parents are really awesome and they want the best for their children. He gave the credit of his success and motivation to his father Mr Deepak Dhiman, Deputy Editor, Chandigarh Dainik Bhaskar. In the end a small token of love and appreciation was presented to him by the Managing Director of the Sh Parveen Setya who was also present there. Mrs Urvashi Kakkar, School Principal, addressed the students and wished that many more Globalites would be star performers like Merul.
Globalites visited Hibiscus Garden.
The students of Gurukul Global School visited Hibiscus Garden to break the monotony. They enjoyed the visit and observed different varieties of Hibiscus and Bamboo plant. The students enjoyed themselves in the splendor of nature. They enjoyed the charm of picnic in the laps of nature with clean surroundings.
Hunar Mittal, a Globalite, placed 16th in World Golf Junior Championship.
It was a proud moment for everyone as well as Gurukul Global School as Hunar Mittal secured 16th position in the IMG Academy Junior World Championships held at the Rancho Bernardo Golf Resort in California, USA. Hunar started of brilliantly among the list of 118 top golfers from all over the globe. She was able to secure her name among the top ten players on day one of the tournament. The 13 year old Hunar Mittal is a student of Gurukul Global School who studies in Class VIII A . She owes the credit of her success to her coach Jesse Grewal, who always motivated her to give her the best. She did a great job and impressed everyone with her game and fitness. She played the tournament without any caddie and gave her best performance. The Management of Gurukul Global School celebrated her victory and wished her a very Good Luck for the matches which she will be playing in the coming future. Hunar Mittal will next play in the IJGA World Star of Junior Golf Championship 2018, which will be hosted in Las Vegas.
Globalites visited United Nations at Geneva (Switzerland).
The students of Gurukul Global School visited United Nations under the project Mission Knowledge-2018. The four students namely Saarthak Kakkar, Sahil Goyal, Devansh Sahni and Krish along with Mr Kamal (Faculty) got this wonderful opportunity to visit the United Nations office for attending Mission Knowledge-2018. The Summer School training was organised by Indian Federation of United Nations Associations (IFUNA) which is affiliated to the World Federation of United Nations Associations, Geneva (WFUNA). The students stayed there for eight days and visited many places like Geneva, Zurich (Switzerland), Paris (France). The students attended many workshops hosted by WFUNA and learnt about United Nations and its organs and how WFUNA is different from UN. It was an eye opener excursion for the students as they got a lot of exposure and gained knowledge. The students enjoyed every moment of the trip and the experience shall remain etched in their memories forever.They were also awarded by certificates from UN for the programme.
Workshop for Globalites on Social Behaviour and Etiquettes.
It has always been Gurukul Global Schools endeavour to create awareness among the students towards all the issues related to day to day life. To sensitize them about the Social Behaviour and Etiquettes the School organised a workshop for the students of Class V till VIII. The students were apprised about how they should interact with one another within a group or society. They also shared about their strengths and weaknesses and how they can convert their weakness into their strength. They learnt how to build their self-confidence, accept failure and how positive attitude towards life can change their outlook. The students should work upon their behaviour if they expect rewards from their teachers, family and friends. The session was interactive and informative. The students thoroughly enjoyed it and got to learn new tips to enhance their personality with right attitude.
Alumni Association Web-Page launch
Today was a very special day for all the Alumni of Gurukul Global School. Alumni Association web-page was launched today in the school. Mr Vishal from Almabay Networks private limited introduced the Alumni page to the students of IX to XII. He told the students about the benefits of this page. How they can connect with the other pass out students. There are many reputed companies connected with the page, which can provide them better placement & internship opportunities. They can find the topics of their interest. They can find their mentors on the page. They can send friend request and make groups on this page, just like other social sites. Few of the Alumni were invited for the event. Suvir Tandon, former student of GGS passed 12th class in the session 2014-15. He addressed the students on this occasion. He told about his experience with the school and how much he misses the school. Innayat and few more alumni joined for the event.
Inter House Activities held at Gurukul Global School
To spread the awareness among the students, Gurukul Global School conducted various activities on the topic Health is Wealth and the impact of population . The students wrote beautiful slogans on the importance of health and had a panel discussion on the topic impact of population on our environment. They also participated in calligraphy competition to improve their handwriting. The students participated in all the activities with lot of enthusiasm.
Globalites visited Indira Colony to spread awareness about cleanliness
The students of Interact Club and Swachh Bharat Abhiyan Club along with the volunteers of NSS visited Indira Colony, Manimajra , to spread the awareness about the importance of cleanliness in and around our society. The drive was supported by Samasya Samadhan Team and Chandigarh and Public Health Development Society.. The students went door to door to make the residents aware about the cleanliness.The students were enthusiastic about the project and motivated the residents to keep the surroundings clean. . They also discussed about the importance of a dustbin and how to segregate the wet and dry garbage . The students also shared how stagnant water can be a breeding place for the mosquitoes so they should keep their surrounding dry and no water water clogging should take place. The Globalites gifted hand made cards to the children of the colony with a message of cleanliness. They also encouraged the children to educate the residents about the importance of cleanliness.
Medical Camp organised at Gurukul Global School.
It has always been Gurukul Global Schools endeavour to create awareness amongst the students about issues of importance in their lives. The school organised a Dental Check up Camp for the students of Kindergarten till Grade V . A complete dental check up was done for all the students. The camp was organised by the team of Simply Health Plus Pvt Ltd. The aim was to create awareness about oral health and hygiene among the students.
E-waste Management Awareness programme
Gurukul Global School took initiative to make the students and teachers aware about the harmful effects of E-waste, if it is not disposed up in the right manner. First step was to visit Infosys, IT Park, Chandigarh to attend an awareness programme. Afterward PPTs were shown to all the students during morning assemblies to make them aware about E-waste. The third step of this programme was to put E-waste bin in the porch area of the school. The students and teachers took part in this activity with great enthusiasm and brought e-waste to put in the bins. The last step was to segregate the collected E-waste. After that it was handed over to the Infosys team along with a detailed list.
Times NIE and Byjus Think n Learn Aptitude test.
Our Globalites won prizes in Times NIE and Byjus Think n Learn Aptitude test. Nishtha Dhiman of class VI won Wildcraft bag in Category I., Ashat Arora of class VII won a tab in Category II, Samarth Punia of class X won a tab in Category III. and Charvi Garg of class VI C has participated in Hindi competition and won a prize at national level.
Globalites visited D.T. Mall for a field trip
The students of Gurukul Global School of Grade II and III, visited D.T. Mall, Chandigarh for an excursion. The students visited a garment store and got a hand on experience on the types of clothes and fabrics. They learnt about the marketing skills and the sale / purchase of the garments. It was their lucky day as the students met the famous cartoon characters Doremon and Nobita. The students felt very excited and got themselves clicked with them.
Solid waste management
Solid waste management COLLABORATIVE INDIA and NEPAL We do not inherit the earth from our parents we borrow it from our children. A growing population and economy, which means increased volumes of waste generated. This puts pressure on waste management facilities, which are already in short supply. Therefore in this project of ISA, we focused on solid waste management in India and Nepal. Students of classes VI to X participated in this project and they learnt the method of how waste can be turned into a useful resource to meet our energy needs. Students carried out an exhaustive research on solid wastes generated in their country. A well-researched PPT shall be shown in assembly to the students to make them aware of the different kinds of solid wastes generated in Nepal and also how they are classified as biodegradable and non-biodegradable wastes. Thereafter, the students did a survey in their respective countries at three places (schools, malls and hospitals) to collect data on the quantum of waste generated at these three places and categorize them as biodegradable and non-biodegradable wastes. Finally to get a clearer picture, the collected data graphically represented through pie charts. The complete information shared with the partner school, via e mails and the common Blog created and same put up on a common Blog. Students of the schools conducted an Audit for the waste generated in their respective school and disposal methods adopted for their disposal. Based on the Audit Report, Students embark upon a Waste Minimization Plan. Through Video Conferencing sessions, students exchanged the Audit Reports with the students of Partner School and discuss the Waste Minimization Plans’ and the Waste Disposal Methods/techniques used in their countries.
Global Warming The Great Meltdown collaborative INDIA-AFGHANISTAN
Global Warming The Great Meltdown collaborative INDIA-AFGHANISTAN We control our body temperature by dressing heavily when it is cold and dressing lightly when it is hot. Throwing a coat over your shoulders on a warm spring day would make anyone feel hot. In the same way, the earth has its own clothes to control its temperature. This function is fulfilled by the atmosphere, invisible to us, that wraps around the earth. Our students collected information regarding change in temperature and rainfall as a consequence of Global Warming in the past 5 years in India and represented the information through line graphs to highlight the changing weather phenomenon. Similarly, the students of the partner school Asra School of Excellence in Afghanistan collected information regarding climatic change in their country as a result of Global Warming and represented it through line graphs. The students collected information on ways and means being adopted in their countries to reduce their contribution towards Global Warming and create a newsletter. Common Newsletter put up on the school website of both the countries.
AGRICULTURE REAPING BENEFITS
Agriculture is the most important sector of Indian Economy. Indian agriculture sector accounts for 18 per cent of India s gross domestic product (GDP) and provides employment to 50% of the countries workforce. India is the world s largest producer of pulses, rice, wheat, spices and spice products. In Brazil, agriculture is an important industry, as this country has immense agricultural resources available to it. Its most significant products in this sphere are coffee, soybeans, wheat, rice, corn, sugarcane, cocoa, citrus and beef (in order of importance). Therefore this project has focused to study the various agriculture patterns in India and Brazil. Scrap File making competition organized in the school highlighting various agricultural patterns Intensive/Extensive, farming practices, type of farm implements, types and forms of cropping patterns in India and Brazil after an exhaustive research by our school students, and represented it in the form of pie-chart.
THE BEAUTY OF THE WORLD LIES IN THE DIVERSITY OF ITS PEOPLE
THE BEAUTY OF THE WORLD LIES IN THE DIVERSITY OF ITS PEOPLE . Culture is a window reflecting the history, culture and spiritual world of a nation. Cultural exchange is a bridge to enhance the mutual understanding and friendship between the people of different nations. Therefore in this project of ISA, we focused on Celebrating and Growing together. Students of classes III to X participated in this project and they got a perfect opportunity for this precious spark to grow, making us more sensitive and wiser citizens through our careers. Students of Gurukul Global School exchanged the most popular recipes of our country with the counterparts at Nepal(National Model Science School Kathmandu Nepal), who provided them the popular recipes of their country through e-mail. A Food Mela organized wherein our students and their parents shall put up stalls displaying Nepalese cuisines, along with their recipes and their nutritive value. Similarly students of the partner school at Nepal, in their Food Mela, put up stalls exhibiting Indian cuisine along with their recipes and nutritive values. Through Videos and Facebook Live, the complete Mela proceedings shared with each other by the two schools. They exchanged the reviews and feedbacks of the visitors on the Mela. A Display Board Competition organized as Inter -House Competition in which the students decorated the display boards highlighting the major festivals celebrated in their country. Photographs of the display boards shared by both the partner schools through e-mails. Students also made Greeting Cards, created decorating materials specific to the festivals and exchanged these with their counterparts in other country, through couriers. Students took part in an International Folk dance performance showcasing the Folk Dances of the partner country and their own. Videos of the Dance Competition exchanged amongst the partner schools and uploaded on You Tube and Facebook.
Panel Discussion & PPT shown on Water Conservation and water audit in Gurukul Global School
Panel Discussion & PPT shown on Water Conservation and water audit in Gurukul Global School A PPT shown to the students of class vi-x highlighting various important facts related to the availability of freshwater, its importance and its various sources in India and Germany. The students then divided into two groups - One representing India and the other representing Germany.Thereafter, a Counter Panel Discussion shall be conducted to discuss about the problems of water scarcity and various causes of water scarcity in these two countries and methods adopted for its conservation in the above said countries. The students conducted Water Audit in the school and data collected for the same analyzed through bar graphs to gain deeper understanding of the usage & wastage of water and the methods adopted for its conservation.
The curtains came down on an exciting and exuberant Summer Camp organised in the school from 28th May to 12th June, 2018, with a Grand Finale. In the Camp, that was attended by kids of 3-12 years of age, they learned Art and Craft, Puppet Making, Story Telling, Personality Development, Ramp Walk, Hip –Hop, Bollywood Dance etc. It also included Art of Living, Yoga Meditation and Aerobics, fun activities Rain Dance, Pool Party and umpteen other energising and enlightening activities. The Grand finale started with diya lightning by Managing Director, Sh Parveen Setya and Principal Mrs. Urvashi Kakkar. The students anchored and enacted the whole programme that showcased all the values they learnt during the summer camp. The show started with welcome dance, Yoga and aerobics session. It was followed by Ramp Walk and cultural events including story telling with Puppet Show and Punjabi Folk Dance. The main attraction of the show was the Art and Craft Exhibition of the kids’ work which they had done throughout the session. Overall it was a fantabulous show with lots of learning for the kids which helped them groom their personality and invest their time in enriching learning experiences
Globalites exhibit stupendous results in Class X.
Celebratory mood was set in GGS campus as CBSE Class X Results were declared. The school got 100% result with all 70 students showing stupendous marks in all subjects. Harshit Dubey became the School Topper with 95%. Ananya Goyal bagged the second spot with 94.6%. Raunak Singhal with 94.2%. Akshat Pahwa also with 94.2 %. Out of 70 students who appeared for Class X Boards. 11 students scored more than 90%. 29 students scored more than 80%. 22 students scored more than 70%. 6 students scored more than 60% & the lowest being 57%.
Globalites exhibit stupendous results
The portals of GGS reverberated with celebratory glee & cheer as CBSE declared Class XII Results today. The school boasted of 100% results for all 33 students of Science & Commerce Stream. 6 students scored more than 90% marks with the lowest being 68% in Commerce. Commerce was topped by Kajal Saroha with 96.6% and Aadil, who has already cleared AIEEE became the Science topper with 92.4%. Physical Education was topped by Kajal & Sagar with 99 marks.
Globalites brought laurels in Carrom Competition.
21st St.Stephan s Carrom Ranking Tournament was organised by Carrom Association Chandigarh . The students of Gurukul Global School were able to bag different positions in the tournament. Sangini Mamgain of Classs IX won 3rd position in Jr.Girls,Muskaan Singhal of Class VII clinched 3rd position in Sub Jr. Girls and Gopal Kakkar of Class VII clinched 1st position in Boys Sub Jr. and 3rd position in Jr. Boys category.
Globalites conducted an extensive presentation on Water Conservation
In todays world we all are facing problems related to water scarcity all around the globe. In order to give an insight to the young Globalites about how to conserve water, a special assembly was organised by the students. A PPT was shown to the students highlighting various important facts related to the availability of freshwater, its importance and its various sources in India and Germany. The students were divided into two groups- one representing India and the other representing Germany.Thereafter, a Counter Panel Discussion was conducted to discuss about the problems of water scarcity in these two countries and methods adopted for its conservation in the above said countries. The students conducted Water Audit in the school and data collected for the same was analysed through bar graphs to gain deeper understanding of the usage and wastage of water and the methods adopted for its conservation.
The Investiture Ceremony of Gurukul Global School for the academic session 2018-19 was held in a special ceremony at the school premises. The event was presided over by the Managing Director of the School Sh Parveen Setya and the Principal Ms Urvashi Kakkar. The event was conducted with the high degree of sincerity and enthusiasm. The prestigious ceremony began by extending a warm welcome to the dignitaries followed by the melodious House Songs sung by the school choir. Head Boy Nirbhay Sharma, Head Girl Shreya and Arshiya and Discipline Incharge Karthikeya were honoured with badges and sashes. The Counsel Members took pledge to deliver their duties to the best of their abilities. The Principal congratulated all the Counsel members and advised them to take up their duties sincerely and with full commitment. She urged them to have a clear conscience while delineating their duties as they are the role models for the Globalites. The ceremony ended with the school choir s rendition of National Anthem.
Globalites brought laurels in NSTSE .
The students of Gurukul Global School brought laurels to the schools by achieving success in NSTSE exam. In all, total 8 students were able to secure 1st rank, 9 students were able to secure 2nd rank and 8 students were able to secure 3rd rank. It was a proud moment as students were awarded with medals and certificates of appreciation.
Parliamentary Debate Championship
A two day Parliamentary Debate Championship was organized by Gurukul Global School on the 19th and the 20th May 2018. Students from all over the tri- city participated in the debating Extravaganza which resulted in marine participation of debators and adjudicators. The objective of the competition was to give an adequate exposure to the students to involve themselves in public speaking and to make them more confident and also to improve their critical thinking, with sound reasoning power. Over the course of two days, participants pushed over their brain cells to think upon the themes encompassing politics, education, media and inequalities. The intensity of the competition was striking with the teams battling it out behind the podium and the adjudicators on the sheets. The winning team, Upmanyu, Armaan Misra and Armaan Angra was from Bhavan Vidyalaya, Chandigarh, and the best adjudicator was won by Kirti Bhaskar. Closing Ceremony was graced by Shri. Deepak Dhiman, State Editor, Dainik Bhaskar, who congratulated and commended the efforts of Globalites on their organizing skills and gave valuable tips to the young debators. Principal Mrs. Urvashi Kakkar, thanked the SASSC people from Punjab Engineering College for their wholehearted support in organizing and conducting the event.
Workshop for the students of Class IX and X at Gurukul Global School
An interactive workshop on How to Plan for Exams was conducted for the students of IX and X in the school auditorium in collaboration with the Times of India. Ms Meenakshi, the resource person gave various tips on how to take the exams. She urged the students to set up 3 goals a day and focus on constructive learning. Students should start with reading to have a better retention of the memory, write pointers instead of long paragraphs, use non tangible objects to speak and learn. She also stressed on having breaks by playing crossword puzzles to increase brain capacity, physical activity involving one person games like basketball or playing with badminton racket. Lastly, by having a good diet by incorporating lots of fruits and developing good eating habits. It was a good learning session where the students interacted and got to learn new tips to enhance memory and learning techniques.