“Vocabulary is a matter of word building as well as word –using” The National Level Cryptic Crossword competition was held on 4th August at Jaipuriar school .Cryptic Competition Is an Interschool level crossword competition which extra C has been organising since 2013.In India the initiative to organise this competition was taken by Sri.Vivek Singh, IAS, Principal Secretary Govt. of Bihar. Mr Ravi Nayar,retired deputy secretary in ministry of shipping(Mumbai Port) is the coordinator of the competitions held in Maharashtra.
Solving crossword clues benefits students in so many ways. It equips them with a formidable vocabulary, power of reasoning, lateral thinking and an ability to draw quick inferences. Above all, it imparts a feeling of achievement and builds self confidence. All these are crucial ingredients in carving out a bright career of students. The participating teams from NaviMumbai Zone for this year were-
2) Delhi Public School , Nerul
3) Reliance Foundation, School
4) DAV New Panvel
5) DAV Nerul
6) Don BoscoPanvel
7) MGM School Nerul
The Solemn function which was held in Jaipuriar school, started with a formal welcome by the School Co ordinator Mrs HemaArora. Mr Raj Nayar, Regional coordinator, encouraged the students ,”Your Understanding of what you read and hear is, to a large extent, determined by your vocabulary, so improve your vocabulary daily”. Delhi Public School bagged the first Position represented by Dan George and AmmeshBhaduria. Reliance foundation School was declared the first runners up team represented by Krish Vasa and Srejan Mishra. Certificates and mementoes were given to the winners . Principal congratulated the winners and encouraged the other participants to perform better next year. She also encouraged them to participate in more such competitions.
The Winners of The City Level Round will represent Navi Mumbai at the National level. This event is held in many cities of India and the Grand finale will be held in New Delhi. “Yoga for Peace in Jaipuriar School Sanpada’’
“Peace is the foundation of yoga. Karma yoga is the effort for bringing peace and happiness in the world.”Yoga day was proposed by Indian Prime Minister NarendraModi in 2015 and since then International Yoga day is celebrated every year on 21stJune.This year the country celebrated the Fourth International yoga day. The theme for Yoga Day for 2018 is Yoga for Peace, keeping this objective in mind Fourth International Yoga day was celebrated in Jaipuriar School Sanpada on 21st June 2018.
Yoga session was held at assembly area by the PT teachers. Different asanas were performed by students and teachers to bring about holistic approach to health and wellbeing. Speech on the Importance of Yoga, especially for students, was given by the Principal. She expressed “Practising regular yoga reduces stress and promotes relaxation for the students.Practising yoga encourages a positive attitude and enforces stress management” Students from Pre Primary section to secondary section participated in the yoga sessions conducted in the school.