The Class 8 Diwali Mela

Posted by on Oct 23, 2019 in Notices and Circulars | Comments Off

As customary, the students of class 8 are organising a Diwali Mela as part of a mathematical activity. The event will be organised for the students of classes 6 and 7 on 25th October 2019 between 8:30 am and 11:30 am in the School auditorium.

The Mela has the following aims.

· To encourage Financial Literacy among students.

· To enable a better understanding of mathematical concepts such as Profit and Loss, Discount and Percentages, in a hands’ on experience.

· To realise the value of money

· To build team spirit and organisational skills.

· To ingrain qualities of compassion and sharing through shramdaan.

The Mela will include the following attractions prepared by students of class 8.

* Handmade items such as cards, diyas and torans.

* Bakery items, juices, savouries and snacks prepared by the students themselves.

* Mathematical and skill based games.

The students of classes 6 and 7 can buy coupons for the Mela from their respective class teachers. Parents are requested to keep a cap on expenses while extending their cooperation to make the event a success.

The proceeds of the Mela will be donated as SHRAMDAAN.

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