Ms. Amrita Bains, a spokesperson from TOI, NIE edition visited today, i.e. 19th May 2017 to conduct a workshop on ‘The Importance of Newspaper’ in the school’s AV hall.
She conducted an interactive session with the children of grade six to eight in which she asked a number of questions about the utility of reading the newspaper. Then she talked about if they were aware of the format of the newspaper which was followed by a quiz to test whether the students could comprehend whatever was shared or not. She also discussed how the newspaper could be recycled by making paper bags, paper mache’ products etc. Students were asked to put self- framed questions to the teams using the previous day’s newspaper content. Students also gave wonderful ideas to preserve the information gathered from the newspaper. She concluded by showing two videos about childhood and universal brotherhood.
The students participated actively in this event. The students’ response was impressive and indicated the success of the programme. The Enrichment Head, Ms. Surabhi Mishra thanked Ms. Amrita Bains for helping the children realize that even now in the era of social media; the importance of reading a newspaper everyday cannot be overlooked