Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Kids enjoy the Open deck bus ride and explore Mumbai city.

Children of Study class and Non Formal education went for the open deck bus ride.The motto behind the  ride was to give opportunity to children to explore landmarksand heritage structure in Mumbai.Children enjoyed the view from the top and were astonished see the view of Arabian sea.They went crazy singing songs and dancing all the way.Anita after watching the Twin tower said that"This is the glass palace.People here must be very happy residing in such a big houses."

7 days Capsule training for Reading promoters:4-11 June

Our training team conducted training session for Reading promoters.In this session Reading promoters were trained on listening skills,Mime and different features of efficient Story narration.Through this training they were taught how to select good books for children.In last two days of the session training team did observation on how they do assessment of children's performance using the indicators. 

DSS kids become part of KHUDBUD (Television science game show for Vigyan Prasar)

Beacon Television are currently working on a Television Science Game Show for Vigyan Prasar (Department of Science & Technology, GOI). Khudbud, Khel Vigyan Ke  is a 52 episode Series with the mission to popularize Science and encourage children to Learn By Doing.This Programme is telecasted every Saturday morning at 8.30 am on the National Network of Doordarshan.Door Step School kids were the part of this venture.Children got opportunity to learn about scientific concept through different experiments.

Bal Samuha children directed towards bright future through Career Guidance Workshop:25 June

Children of our Bal Samuha groups who appeared for 10th and 12th std. exam, had gathered together to know about different courses that they can pursue in future.  The Goldman Sachs Company Employees volunteered to to conduct extremely helpful Career Guidance workshop for these children.They provided them with information about courses and career opportunities.Children were also introduced to the process of resume writing with its important elements. The information that they came to know through this workshop will help them to make informed decision to achieve bright and successful career.

Finger licking khichdi at the School on Wheels:16 June

Khichadi programme has started for kids on School on Wheels.Children are enjoying their meals at the bus because of this initiative.Before this they used to strive hard for their lunch.This initiative has also boosted the regularity of children attending the class.We thank Gayatri Prabhu for her support that has helped to fill tummies of our tiny tots.