St. Mark's Sr. Sec. Public School, Janak Puri, Delhi St. Mark's Sr. Sec. Public School

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Book Week
Annual Book Week 2017-2018 - (15 to 20 January 2018)
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The World belongs to those who read’’.

Bringing forth the beacon of innovation in Education, our school proudly heralded the most awaited annual event of the school “BOOK WEEK 2017-18” from 15 January to 20 January 2018. Students of Classes I-IX and XI were provided with a plethora of opportunities to interact with different genres of books. As part of the celebration myriad of events and activities were organised, which were enriching and informative for the students. The students participated with zest and enthusiasm.

Details of the activities organised are as follows:

Book Exhibition - The week commenced with the inauguration of book fair by our Principal Ms. Alka Kher on 15 January 2018. The collaborating agency ‘Scholastic’ exhibited the books as per need and requirement of the readers. The fair had had facilitated the students to get acquainted with different books put up at the fair and provided opportunity to them for browsing through the books.

Rendezvous with Ms. Anupa Lal - As part of our constant endeavour to inculcate reading habit in the students, a renowned author, Ms. Anupa Lal, who has written more than 20 books for children during past 35 years, was invited to our school on 16 January 2018 for our students to have a meaningful interaction. The rendezvous began with a story of a kind-hearted monster, who had set out on a quest to save his village from bandits. The next one was about a simple and good-natured labourer who discovered kindness and wealth amongst a group of monkeys when he emerged as the human drum. The final story was about an intelligent and hardworking minister at a King’s court who even managed to build his body while he was held captive by the king. The effective child-friendly approach of the author left the students impressed.

Author Interaction: As a part of one of the events of the Book Week, a workshop was conducted for the students of Classes VII and VIII on Creative Writing’ by the renowned story writer, Ms. Vaijayanti Savant Tonpeon 17 January 2018. It was a very interactive and engaging session for the students who were taught the techniques of story writing. The students were asked to break the frontiers of their imagination, indulge in critical thinking, and compose various pieces of fiction. Character enactment by Ms. Tonpe had students in splits. The students were also given a chance to ask questions related to story writing. The students were delighted with the interaction.

St. Mark's Sr. Sec. School, Janakpuri - Annual Book Week 2018 Winners
Classroom Challenge Activity: The winner of the Classroom Challenge was Class IVC having the maximum stickers on the last day of the Book Fair.

Lucky Draw:Janvi Arya of IV-F was the winner of the Lucky Draw.

All the fun-packed activities provided children with lots of words, adventure, activities, expansion of knowledge and enjoyment and made the book week a huge success.
 
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