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VEDA VYASA D.A.V. PUBLIC SCHOOL
Vikas Puri, New Delhi 110018
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GANDHI JAYANTI (NURSERY WING)
Event Start Date : 01/10/2019 Event End Date 01/10/2019

GANDHI JAYANTI


Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi also affectionately known as "Mahatma" or "Bapu"led India's independence movement.The hallmark of this movement was non violence.He was an astute political campaigner who fought for independence from the British rule.He sought to transform the nation and the citizens.it is because of this that he is called "Father of the Nation",as he was the chief architect of the independence struggle which he fought on the values of non violence.

He was born on October 2 nd 1869.This is celebrated as "Gandhi Jayanti".This year being the 150th anniversary of Gandhijee was celebrated with great zeal and enthusiasm.
 
In the Nursery Wing ,  there were a week long of celebrations to mark this occasion.
The highlights of these celebrations were-
 
On 23.9.19 a song was played in all the classes related to Gandhiji.
 
On 24.9.19 during a general assembly,  a breathtaking "Peace dance"was performed by Class 1 and Pre Primary followed by a skit on Mahatma Gandhi by Class 1.
 
On 25.9.19.a  "Cleanliness drive" called " "Shramdaan" was organized.All the students of the Nursery Wing  wore their father's old t shirt and with duster in their hand they cleant the premises of the school,as it was Gandhiji's dream to clean India.
 
On 26.9.19 the tiny tots drew and coloured pictures of Gandhiji and gave a vent to their creative acumen.
 
On 27.9.19 the cherubs pasted a picture of Gandhiji and wrote a slogan related to him. 
 
On 30.9.19 there was a screening of Gandhiji movie on the smart board in the classes followed by a talk by the teacher and discussion in the classes.
 
On 1.10.19 a quiz was conducted in the classes related to Gandhiji,and it was amazing to see the knowledge that the pupils had accumulated during the week long celebration.
 
This was followed by a cultural programme during a combined assembly in which students sang bhajans ,followed by a speech by the Principal and the students who performed well  during the week long celebrations ,were felicitated with green stars by Principal Maam and Incharge Maam.
These celebrations left an impact on the cherubs and made them morally strong.