Feasts and Treats
Signifying the importance of celebrations in the lives of children, an interesting Major co-curricular activity “Feasts and treats” was organized in the school premises of Delhi Public School, Patna on 23rd October 2019. The venue was decorated eloquently with streamers, stars, buntings and torans and several stalls were themed depicting the events like birthday, Christmas, wedding and festivals specifically Dussehra, Ganesh Chaturthi, Diwali and Holi. Children of nursery and preparatory gathered in their festive attire and the ambiance was infused with vibrant music.
The special assembly commenced with the shloka and prayer song. Children of class nursery presented rhymes, foot tapping ball dance and a ramp walk themed on brides and grooms of various states of India. The children of class preparatory spoke about the importance of festivals and celebrations and presented a colourful, enthralling folk dance ‘Lavni’ specifying the value of tradition and indigenous culture. A scintillating dance performance by Nursery teachers and a skit was depicted to show the relevance of celebrating eco-friendly Diwali by the teachers of class Prep. Finally, this special event came to a close with the encouraging words of our Headmistress that defined the do’s and don’ts of celebrating a safe Diwali. The entire event was anchored by Ms. Sreerupa and Ms. Koushikee, the class representatives of Nursery and Preparatory respectively.
Numerous indoor and outdoor activities were conducted during the day that kept children engaged and enthusiastic. A party was organized for children in the assembly hall and party food was served. The follow up activities were also conducted on the next day of the event. They also watched informative videos related to festivals and parties. Children shared their experiences and take away.