Under the aegis of the Plastic-Free and Green Campus , the school collaborated with the NGO Gali Paathshaala and students of the Primary Department , Pusa Road Campus presented a Street Play at Nehru Park , New Rajinder Nagar on Saturday, 7.12.19. The street play endeavoured to enlighten the masses about the menace of plastic pollution and urged them to refrain from using it. Through the musical street play titled - धरती पर पहरा है our little ‘No - Plastic Champions’ from Class III highlighted the causes and impact of plastic pollution and appealed to everyone to join hands in fighting this evil. The presentation suggested simple measures which can be adopted to slowly eradicate plastic from our lives and contribute towards a safer planet. The performance of the students was applauded by all and the efforts of the school towards the cause was appreciated by everyone. Ms. Kavita from Gali Paathshaala , an NGO which provides education to the under priviledged children addressed the gathering and requested them to listen to the plea of the young samaritans & lend their support to the cause. Headmistress , Ms Sunita Gehani expressed her gratitude towards the NGO for their collaboration and support. She also applauded the efforts of all the staff members for making the event successful.
Donation Drive in collaboration with GOONJ
To commemorate 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, our school collaborated with the NGO Goonj and participated in ‘Daan Utsav’ ( Joy of Giving Week 2019 ).
The NGO’s Vastradaan initiative channelises vital resources lying in excess in urban households to rural India. It endeavours to provide clothes and other amenities to the far-flung villages by collecting , processing and then distributing it.
To contribute to this noble cause our school organised a Collection Drive. Our students generously donated gently used clothes and participated with great enthusiasm.
Donation Drive in collaboration with GOONJ (27.12.2017)
Visit to Arya Mahila Ashram (21.12.2017)
Visit to Palna- Project Roshini (21.12.2017)
In collaboration with the Interact Club (Ganga Ram Campus) the students representing, Me the Bookie Club (Pusa Road Campus) participated in the Project ROSHNI , an initiative aimed at providing knowledge and ‘hands on’ experience to 20 under privileged children at PALNA (Delhi Council of Child Welfare.)
Eight students of class II and III along with teacher escort Ms. Seema Sharma visited the orphanage for an interactive story session on 21.12.17. The students presented the story -The foolish crow with the help of hand puppets , which was thoroughly enjoyed by the tiny tots at Palna. As a follow up activity the children at Palna made masks of the crow and the fox along with our students using cut outs and craft material which was provided by our school. After the activity milk and biscuits were served to the children . All the students participated with a lot of enthusiasm and brought back life lessons and memories to cherish forever.
Classroom with a cause : Safer Roads, Safer India
Classroom with a cause is a program under the aegis of UL and YSA. The program is sponsored by UL as part of their Safety Smart program. Safety Smart is aimed at empowering youth to make smart decisions at home, school and throughout the communities. YSA supports a global culture of engaged children and youth committed to a lifetime of meaningful service, learning and leadership. Their mission is to help young people find their voice, take action and make an impact on vital community issues.
Under this program , Ms.Reetu Dawar as one of the grantee for the second year now was given the Classrooms with a cause curriculum resources and support that YSA can provide.
Through these programs, our students will be:
- raising public awareness about road safety.
- educating their peers and community members to increase safe behaviors.
- leading community service projects that engage volunteers in addressing road safety issues and
- advocating for policies to increase road safety.
Anubhuti – A Visit to Palna
Anubhuti is an initiative taken up by Interact club of BBPS to provide basic computer knowledge to the under privileged and the disabled. Under this project the students of our school visited the NGO, Palna and our school made active arrangements to invite their learners to help them participate in various activities. The programme had four broad sessions commencing from 18 November to 28 November 2015. To initiate the project, our student volunteers visited the NGO to interact and communicate with the learners. This was followed by their visits to our school campus during which a plethora of computer sessions, craft, science laboratory and sports activities were organized for them. The group of 12 students from Palna thoroughly enjoyed their visits which were full of fun and learning. They picked up basic skills of Computers and learnt other important spheres of knowledge. They were also provided with stationery material and books and certificates were awarded to each learner on the completion of the project. The activity was a great success as our young Bal Bhartians learnt the true values of caring and sharing.
In our journey to impart value education to our young ones, we work in unison with the society to nourish qualities like humanity and compassion.