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Students of Class IV had a Skype interaction with the student of Meridian Middle School, Chicago. They also interacted with a student of Stevenson High school, Chicago. The students asked them many questions related to Halloween and Thanksgiving. The interaction was a learning experience for the students as they got firsthand information on how these festivals are celebrated in USA. Students of Class IV later interacted with the students of Alcott Elementary School, Redmond, USA. The students of USA were happy to interact and share valuable information. They appreciated the efforts made by the school to enhance student learning.

Date- 8th August- 13th August

 

kerala tripStudents of Eicher School, Faridabad are actively involved in ISA projects. They visited Kerala to enhance their learning experience. Students of Class III and IV went had gone to Kerala to witness the famous snake boat race. One of the most enchanting feature of the harvest festival Onam is Vallamkali, the snake boat race. The students of class III and IV got the excellent opportunity to witness the snake boat race held as part of the Nehru trophy. It was a colourful sight to watch the decorated boats oared by hundreds of boatmen amidst chanting of songs and cheering by spectators.

On 21st October, 38 students accompanied by 4 teachers left for a 3-day tour of Western Coalfields in Nagpur and later to Jabalpur. 
The tour has been designed keeping in mind the class VIII  ISA project based on  coal mining in India .
On 22nd October the group visited the Saoner coal mine no.1. The visit gave the students an opportunity to interact with miners and officials at the site. It gave them an insight into the lives of miners and the hardships faced by them. The escorting teachers could take a trip into one of the mines under the Mine tour organized by MTDC,followed by a visit to the Eco Park, which has been developed by WCL, a subsidiary of Coal India Limited.
On the way back to Nagpur city, the group also visited the Adasa temple and cotton fields. 

Date- 31st August

 

fiesta skit

As a part of their ISA project, students of class III and IV presented a skit on the theme Festival of lights and Thanksgiving harvest Festival. The students presented the India's Festival of light Diwali, USA's Festival of light Halloween and Spain's Festival of light La Fallas. The skit presented the rituals and customs associated with these festivals. The children learnt about the similarities and differences among these festivals. The skits highlighted the spirit of each festival.

The Halloween prop was made using the pumpkins. The pumpkins were carved to make Jack o lanterns. The pumpkins were later on used to make a sweet dish to recycle and add to the flavour of the festive spirit. It was a great learning experience for the Eicherites.

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Activity 4Visit to Local Market

Venue-HUDA Local Market, Sector 16, Faridabad

Date31st July, 2nd August, 3rd August, 4th August, 8th August

act4 market

Children visited the local market. They got to observe the various varieties of vegetables and fruits available during the season. They also visited the wholesale market side. Children noted how fruits and vegetables are brought to the market from the farmer and then get distributed to many vegetable vendors. 

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