Christmas is a season of love ,harmony and celebration .A celebration rejoicing the birth of baby Jesus who is the symbol of joy , love and hope for mankind.
It is Christmas in the heart that puts Christmas in the air and to fill the air with this spirit of Christmas our students here in Sophia engaged themselves in different activities like
1.Christmas symbol making (star, Bells,joysticks, Santa Claus ,Christmas tree and Christmas gifts) with messages.(Classes VI and VII)
2.Candle decoration(Class VIII)
3.Wreath making (Class IX)
4.Christmas hangings (Class X)
5. Christmas door decoration (class XI)
6.Christmas card making(Class XII)
All these activities were so beautifully and artistically done that it created a heavenly feeling of Christmas glory.
FIT INDIA SCHOOL WEEK
(7th DECEMBER 2020 TO 12th DECEMBER 2020)
In order to encourage students to inculcate physical activities and sports in their everyday and daily routine life , a 'FIT INDIA SCHOOL WEEK' celebration was organised in the second week of December from 7th December to 12th December under the program FIT INDIA MOVEMENT .
Our students active participation in various activities reflected their inclination towards a Healthy Lifestyle .
The following activities undertaken
2.Free hand exercise
3. Poster making on the theme' Hum fit toh India fit '
4.Speech on the topic 'Get fit don't quit'
These activities were very beneficial for students as it vitalised them mentally, physically and spiritually.
The 71th Anniversary of the adoption of our Constitution was celebrated by our school, as 'The Constitution Day 'on November 26th, 2020. All the students and teachers reaffirmed their commitment to the Indian Constitution by taking the pledge to honor and remember the father of Constitution,Dr. Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar the architect of the Indian constitution .Class wise various activities were conducted including reading of the Preamble in Hindi and English , the relevance of the values propagated by the constitution were taken up as discussion during the online classes .
Diwali is the festival of good over evil, the emergence of light over darkness. It is something that all of us can currently relate to and to celebrate hope over despair. To keep up with the spirit of celebrations, the school management decided to spread cheer among its co-workers and the drop out kids coming for the coaching by sharing gifts , sweets and ration items with them .All of them seemed elated and grateful for the love and generosity shown
Sophians always believe in service before self this Diwali also saw the students of classes VI to XII collecting various items like soap, dal, rice tea, sugar atta and all such household items and distributing them among the less fortunate people residing in various parts of the city thus giving these poor hope and respite from their difficult lives and motivating them to look forward to a better year.
According to the guidelines of COVID 19, Sophia senior secondary school celebrated the birth Anniversary of Maulana Abul Kalam Azad, the great freedom fighter, eminent educationist and the first Union Minister of Education. The school organised poster making and slogan writing competition highlighting the importance of education on November 11, 2020. A speech was also delivered by Ishita Beri of class 8th on role played by education. Necessary arrangements for the celebration of the National Education Day was done virtually strictly adhering to the guidelines issued by the government of India for prevention of spread of COVID 19.
'Cleanliness ' the word itself creates a noble feeling in one’s mind. The school authorities have always been engaged in the noble task of inculcating this habit of worshiping beauty in the form of cleanliness. We at Sophia believe that “Cleanliness is next to Godliness”
Honourable Prime Minister Shri. Narendra Modi has highlighted the importance of cleanliness and has announced ‘Swachh Bharat Abhiyan.'
Carrying forward the same legacy School took an initiative for a Cleanliness drive in the school premises everyone even the drop out kids coming for coachings joined hands to clean the surroundings .Thus, carried a very important lesson that along with our body & mind, we also need to take responsibility of keeping our surroundings clean
On the occasion of Diwali, children of class I to V were asked to make following decorative items like wall hangings, diya, Thali decoration, Bandhanwar, lantern, rangoli etc which they did with great interest. The photographs of their creations is a proof of their imagination and creativity which they enthusiastically shared with the teachers on WhatsApp. Children decorated their homes with their creations viz, Rangoli, wall hangings, diyas etc on Diwali festival.
Apart from regular online classes, children took part in various extra-curricular activities with great enthusiasm. It was fun time for children taking part in subject wise project work which was given to them on 6th November. The project works were diligently prepared and submitted by children in digital form (pictures of their subject wise projects viz, Math, English, Hindi, S.St etc and videos). Children tried their best to make their projects as good as possible.