INDEX Sr. No
Title of the activity
Section, No of Children involved, Day, Date, Time, Venue, Link for more data. CAS visit to Womenâ€™s PYP 3 ,Morning Blind Home. (Smt. school and Kumudben Afternoon School Dwarkadas...Blind Home for women, Andheri ) Day : Thursday Date: 21st July 2011 Time:Morning school 8.00 a.m to 11.30 a.m. and Afternoon School 1.00 p.m. to 3.30p.m. Group size : 90 students, 6 teachers in morning, ?? students, 3 teachers in afternoon.
CAS visit to NASEOH
Link for more data : PYP 4 , Morning School and Afternoon School Day :Tuesday Date: 2nd Aug 2011 Time: Morning school 8.00 a.m to 11.30 a.m. and Afternoon School 1.00 p.m. to 3.30p.m. Groupsize : 90 students, 6 teachers in Morning, 1215 students, two teachers in afternoon.
Brief Description of activity in four lines.Tasksundertaken by students.
Objective of the visit was to expose students to world of Visually Challenged.
Tasks :1.To understand 2.To observe 3.To interact 4.write reflection
Objective of the visit was to expose students to the world of Physically and mentally challenged. Tasks : 1. Visit various units 2. Closely observe all units and people working in units 3.Write reflection.
Link for more data 117
PYP 7 Morning and Home - School School Afternoon school.
Objective of the visit was to expose students to world of orphanage.
Tasks : 1. Listen to information given by officials there 2. Interact with children 3. Handover gifts such as Time: Morning school Biscuits, Notebooks, Drawing 8.00 a.m to 11.30 a.m. and material, soft toys. Afternoon School 1.00 p.m. to 3.30p.m Group size: 70 students , 7 teachers in morning and 12-15 students and 3 teachers in afternoon. Day: Date: 4th Aug 2011
Link for more data 118
Indian Development Foundation Donation Drive(July 2011)
Grade 1 to Grade 10
Objective was to give students opportunity to work as IDFâ€™s social ambassador in their family and neighbourhood. And raise fund for IDF Gurukuls.
Day: All working days Tasks : Participate in IDF Donation Date: July - August 2011 Drive. Time: School time Group size: One CAS Coordinator along with PYP Coordinator worked towards it. Entire school was part of the drive. Link to more data 119
Placement at Nanavati
A Level students 2011-2012 Batch
A Level Bio students who are aspiring to do their further education in Medicine, need to have work experience in medical set up. It is added advantage for them for university admission...
Tasks: 1. On every Saturday they worked in new unit / ward with an intention of learnig by observing and doing.
Saturdays Date: 2nd to 30th July 2011 Time: 9.00 a.m. to 1.00 p.m. Group size : Three students and CAS
Coordinator. Link to more data 120
IBDP May 2013 Batch Conduct English exercises with students children with purpose of increase their vocabulary. Day : All working Thursdays except exams. Date: Began on 21st July 2011. till Time : 2.30 p.m. to 3.30 p.m. Group size :
Tasks : 1. Select a short story which is one page long. 2. Teach them to 8th standars wtudents of Seth Anandilal Ganesh Podar Vidyalaya students with special emphasis on teaching at least five new words to them.
Link to more data 121
IBDP May 2012 BAtch Drawing, Dance and Drama students workshops at IDF Gurukul School, Malwani. Day: Wednesday Tasks : Conduct respective sessions . Date:23rd Nov 2011 Time: Started from school 2.30p.m. to 6.30 p.m. Group Size: Link
Year 2005- 06
Project Ehsaas from TISS (Sept 2006) - Fund generation for Alchohol Deaddiction. Tasks undertaken by students were 1. To listen to resource person from TISS about the magnitude of Alchoholism as a social problem. 2. To learn that it is a disease and as children they have very effective role to play to help any family member suffering from alchoholism to overcome it successfully.3. To generate fund through donation drive to support a rehabilitation center run by Project Ehsaas.
Project Snehankit ( Oct 2006) - an event with a message of ' Blinds can lead a normal life' initiated by Podar School. Tasks undertaken by students were 1. To participate as an audience in two hours workshop run by four Blind volunteer through NGOnamed Snehankit. 2.To observe how a blind child studying in grade VII can read a history text book written in Brail script. 3. To observe how the special slate works as a calculator for a blind students who learns maths. 4. To observe how a blind student of their age also writes on a special type of notebook that is available. 5. To observe on computer, how any blind person can do research, write mails, read mails and function normal just like any sighted person through software called JAWS.
Writing papers for Visualy challenged child of Podar S.S.C. School though
Snehankit (March 2006)- supported Krishna to write his final exam papers. Tasks undertaken by students were 1.Take time table of Krishnas Exam. 2. Divide among IBDP students as to who will write which paper. 3. Execute the plan. 4. Bandhilki (March 2007 OR 8?)- Podar Education Complex adopted 1000 Tribal Girls from Karjat for one year Educational Support. Activity initiated by Podarites. Tasks undertaken by students were 1. Understand the magnitude of a Girl Child Education as a social issue from CAS Coordinator in PYP classes. 2. IBDP students conducted further class room campaigns in school.3. A donation drive was conducted, extended to podar parent community through children 4.Rs. 500 were collected as a educational expense to make it possible for one girl child to attend school. 5.200 Tribal Girls were supported with their educational expense in academic year----------. 5. 26 th July Flood (August 2005) 窶的BDP Nov 2006 Batch of students generated financial as well as material help for 200 students and their families from Podar aided section, after 26th July floods. Activity initiated by Podarites. Tasks undertaken by students were 1.Design project campaign and execute the same. 2.Spoke directly to parents on occasion of open day.3. Conducted classroom campaigns to talk to younger classes. 4.Collected Utensils and Fund needed to support flood affected. More on :- FLOODHIT MUMBAI 26TH JULY,2005 (Aug 2005) Our students were sensitized to the sufferings of Mumbaikars who were completely devastated by the floods of 26th July, 2005. They rallied around quickly to collect food grains, books, utensils, rugs and clothes to give a fresh start to many of the affected students from the Podar aided section. PROJECTRAHAT was born out of this student initiative.
Vatsalya Foundation (Feb 2006) – A student led CAS activity for street children. Our student Sagorika Sen volunteered to teach a Bengali Folk Dance to street children from Vatsalya, an NGO, which works with street children. It was a student initiative, wherein for a whole month, she choreographed the dance show and rehearsed with them to make the show a success.
Cooperage Traffic Park Beautification Maharashtra State Police (25th May 2006) –
Yoga (All three batches )
Year 2006-07 9.
Blood Donation (----- 2006) - IBDP students first batch conducted Blood Donation at BDD Chawls of worli . The donation camp was conducted along with Hinduja Hospital. Tasks undertaken by students were 1. Identify a hospital who will conduct blood donation camp. 2.Do corrospondence with them. 3.Identify a venue at BDD where the Blood Donation take place. 4.On Blood Donation Day appeal to residents at BDDChawl and take them to venue. 10. C- Kids (August 2006) – IBDP Nov 2007 batch students conductd sale of greeting cards made by cancer affected chilldren from NGOcalled C- Kids. Tasks undertaken by students were 1. Sale the cards to parents on Podar first term IGCSEOpen Day. 2. Listen to Onchologissts tem which was invited to school on the issue of Thalasemia Major. 3. Keep account of sale, create report and submit all money to NGO.Ms. Gulu Gadekar was a contact person. 11. PYP3 - 7 all visited Vimala Dermatological Center for the first time. 12. Diwali Party at Assisi Bhavan ( Oct 2007 ) - Assissi Bhavan is an old Age home
located at Goregaon. Project initiated by IBDP Nov 2008 Batch students. Tasks undertaken by students were 1.PYPchildren provided Rangolis, fire crackers, Diwali sweets and indoor games accessories to IBDP children to make Diwali Party of Senior citizens of ASSISSI BHAVAN OLD AGEHOME – a successful CASevent.2. IBDP students informed entire school about the project first through classroom campaign. 3.Undertook class room collection of groceries, their packing and transport to assissi bhavan.4.Planned excercises, games and songs for the occasion.5.Executedthe plan, 5. Disributed sweets and groceries. 13. Vimala Dermatological Center (Jan 2007) - Vimala Dermentological Center is a hospital cum home for those who are affected by Leprosy, T.B., HIV AIDS etc. It is also a home
for children of these patients. Podar …working with VDC since Jan 2007. Tasks undertaken by students in this academic year were 1. PYP 3,4,5,6,and 7 all classes went to pay visit to VDC. They listened to the speech of Dr. Narayan. Took campus round. Interacted with in-mates 2.IBDP Nov 2007 batch Students spent time with them at five occassions. They distributed Tshirts, conducted entertaining programmes for the in mates etc. Played outdoor games with the children. Played Antakshari with patients. Did crft work activities with them. 14. HIV AIDS Awareness Rally ( 1 st Dec 2006 ) –Project initiated by Youth Organisation for Unity called as YOU. IBDP and A Level Stuents from both the years participated in this programme. One k.m. distance around the Podar Education Complex was covered in this. Pamphlets, caps and other communication material was ditributed. Tasks undertaken by students were 1. Walk wearing a cap with message.2. Distribute the pamphlets on HIV AIDS to public. 3. Interact with public on the road. 4. Listen to the speechesmade at the end of the rally. 15. IDF - Fund Raising (Jan 2007)- in second term .The first Donation Drive took place in PYP section. A cheque was handed over by PYP students on first floor. The amount collected was Rs.______________Approx above Rs. 1 Lakh.
16. Om Creations ( Nov 2006 to Jan 2007 ) – IBDP Nov 2007 batch students worked with
Om Creation a rehabilitation center for Mentally Challenged at Mahalaxmi. Project initiated by IBDP students. Tasks undertaken by students were 1. Rapping the chocolates 2. Help with screen printing 3. Arrange for sale of these items on International Evening 17. Vatsalya Foundation (Jan 2007 to Feb 2007) –IBDPNov 2008 Batch students worked
with street children of Vatsalya Foundation. The project was initiated by Podarites. The tasks undertaken by students were 1.Write a script of a comedy drama 2. Practice it in school 3. Present it to 200 strrt kids of Vatsalya Foundation on 14th Feb 2007 on occasion of their Birthday Celebration by Vatsalya Foundation. Vatsalya ‘A skit ‘Pyar main Twist’ was written, directed and performed by 12 IBDP Nov 2008 batch students for Street Children of Vatsalya, on Occasion of their common birth day 0n 14th Feb 2007 ( Feb 08)
18. Yoga (All three batches ) 19. Holi Celebration ( March 2007) With children from St.Catherine home for Orphanage
Year 2007-08 20. IDF - Fund Raising second term (July 2007) . The second round of Donation Drive
happened in term one within six months. The amount collected was Rs___________________ 21. Crafts for Education project by PYP VII (July 2008) – Grade 7 children did Craft for Education project. Wherein grade 7 children created crafts. Thses crafts were sold to parents of PYP grade 2 and 3 on some occasion. The money was handed over to Vimala Dermatological Center by children in a class visit. 22. Distribution of Rin to Podar Hindi Medium school (8thJuly 2008) - Abkishek Gala along with his friends distributing Rin packets to students of Podar Aided School. Duhita Reddy, sharing little stories with the students on occasion of Rin Distribution. Yash Shah, orienting students of Podar Aided School, during his CASwork.
23. Teach and Serve (5 th Sept 2007) -
On occasion of Teachers day , 40 unprivileged children from Vimala Dermatological Center were invited to Podar International School by IBDP students for getting exposure to Information Technology. Tasks undertaken by students were 1. PYP 7 students taught Vimala Children how to draw a picture on laptop screen using ‘paint’ application in two classes for one hour . 2.IBDP students took care of these children , their refreshments. 3.IBDP as well as PYP children celebrated teachers day along with whole school in a stage function in Ramniranjan Hall at 10.00 to 12.00 noon event. 24. Blood Donation (Oct 2007) - On open day after first term exam, IBDP Nov 2007 Batch students conducted a blood donation camp at School. It was conducted along with Tata Memorial Hospital, keeping in mind the goal to help children suffering with ‘Thalasemia Major’. Tasks undertaken by students were 1. Design a campaign plan 2. Create effective campaignmessages, and posters to put up all over the school, and in hall. 3. Identify donors before the day of blood donation and submit their names to CASCoordinator. 4. On day of Blood Donation which is an open day for IGCSEas well, appeal to parents to donate blood. 5.Explain them the need of Blood Donation and their CASproject through ppt. given by Tata Hospital 6. Explainparents about advantages of blood donation 7. Educate parents and correct their misunderstandings regarding blood donation.8. Guide them to donation venue. 9. Seeto it that they follow correct procedure of registeration, medical test, Blood donation, then rest for 15 minutes…10.Keep record of all parents along with contact details.
25. Industrial Home for Blind (Oct – 2007) - Industrial Home for Blind is a workshop and
home for Visually Challenged. People here are trained in hand looms, hanger making, Candle making etc. IBDP Nov 2007 batch students on occasion of Diwali, put up stall selling these products made by Industrial Home for Blind.We collected roughly Rs. 12000/- from this sale. 26. Snehankit ( June 2007
to March 2008 ) – Snehankit is another NGO which is a helpline for Visually challenged. It assists people with readers and writers. This activity was initiated by IBDP Nov 2007 Batch students to help 6 out side visually challenged children to write their exams. These people were from institutes such as Nirmala Niketan college of social work, Mithibhai college, One S.S.C.School at Andheri and Podar S.S.Cschool. Tasks undertaken were 1.Coordinate with Visually challenged through Snehankit. 2. Travel to exam venue on time 3.Readquestion paper to candidate 4.Write on answer sheet what a candidate says.
27. Help Age India ( Sept 2007 – Oct2007 ) – In month of Sept two programmes were
conducted through association with Help Age India. They are ‘Adopt a Gran Programme’(Bandra), ‘Celebration of ‘World Elder’s Day’ (Dadar). Help Age India initiated these projects. IBDP student joined both the events as volunteers . Tasks undertaken by students were 1. Help eldrely carry groceries to the vehicle after they were distributed by Help Age India. 2. Worked as volunteers and mostly audience to the celebration of World Elder’s Day.
28. HIV AIDS Awareness Rally ( 1 st Dec 2007 ) –Project initiated by Youth Organisation
for Unity called as YOU. Students who ever was in school participated in this programme. One k.m. distance around the Podar Education Complex was covered in this. Pamphlets, caps and other communication material was ditributed. Tasks undertaken by students were 1. Walk wearing a cap with message.2. Distribute the pamphlets on HIV AIDSto public. 3. Interact with public on the road. 4. Listen to the speechesmade at the end of the rally. 29. Yoga (All three batches )
30. Mumbai Darshan – with Tribal children from Karjat School run by IDF (Feb 08 )
31. Celebration of Leprosy Day with Ackwarth Hospital (30th Jan 08)
32. During G- 4 projct, with Trail Blazer , IBDP students conducted a awareness session on ‘ Micro
Financing’ ( Feb 08)
33. Booklets to donate to Thakurwadi School (Feb 08)
34. Blah – A wallpaper run by IBDPBatch of 2009 for a year.
35. Universal sports meet (Feb 2008)
PYPvisits through out the year as per schedule 36. PYPV exhibition visit to JAPU
Year 2008-09 PYPvisits through out the year as per schedule 37. IBDP May 2011 Batch International Evening (Feb 09) 38. 39. 40. 41. 42. 43.
PYP3 and 4 CASvisit to Industrial Home for Blind, Jogeshwari , (24th July 08 ) PYP5 and 6 CASvisit to Industrial Home for Blind, Jogeshwari , (25th July 08 ) PYP5 and 6 Juhu Beach Cleaning , (15th Sept 08 ) PYP3 and 4 CASvisit to Kite Flying at St. Catherine Orphanage (14th Jan 09 ) PYP5 and 6 CASvisit to Old Age Home (28th Jan 09 ) Grade 7 CASvisit to Waste Management Industry , ( 25th Feb 09 ) 44. Blood Donation (Oct 2008) - On open day after first term exam, IBDP Nov 2008 Batch students conducted a blood donation camp at School. It was conducted along with Tata Memorial Hospital, keeping in mind the goal to help children suffering with â€˜Thalasemia Majorâ€™. Tasks undertaken by students were 1. Design a campaign plan 2. Create effective campaignmessages, and posters to put up all over the school, and in hall. 3. Identify donors before the day of blood donation and submit their names to CASCoordinator. 4. On day of Blood
Donation which is an open day for IGCSEas well, appeal to parents to donate blood. 5.Explain them the need of Blood Donation and their CASproject through ppt. given by Tata Hospital 6. Explainparents about advantages of blood donation 7. Educate parents and correct their misunderstandings regarding blood donation.8. Guide them to donation venue. 9. Seeto it that they follow correct procedure of registeration, medical test, Blood donation, then rest for 15 minutes…10.Keep record of all parents along with contact details. 45. Vimala Dermatological Center (During whole academic year of 2008- 09) -
Vimala Dermentological Center is a hospital cum home for those who are affected by Leprosy, T.B., HIV AIDS etc. It is also a home for children of these patients.Podar …working with VDC since Jan 2007. Tasks undertaken by students in this academic year were 1.IBDP Nov 2007 students on various occasions visited VDC, did entertainment activities for Inmates of VDC such as storey telling, organizing screening of movie , informal chats, organised indoor games for them,Played and taught outdoor games with children of VDC, Organised storey telling session for children and Conducted remedial English sessions for children.2. IBDP Nov 2008 Batch students conducted A laughter Club for inmates of Vimala for two months. 46. PYPV exhibition visit to Dry waste Recycle Center through Oasis 47. Jagore - Voter's registration Campaign conducted on International Evening. (Feb 09)
Year 2009-10 48. Celebrating Diwali with ….. 49. 3 AS Level students and 2 IBDP students Juhu Beach Cleaning on Post Ganesh Immersion day
(Sept 2009) More… What - Juhu Beach Cleaning on Post Ganesh Immersion day. Time frame - A morning of 23rd Sept 2009. Participant’s profile - 15 students of IBDP& A Levels. Tasks - Picked up broken piecesof Ganesh idols lying on Juhu Beach. - Made hips of garlands, plastic bags, bottles and other litter. - Collaborated with M.C.G.M. workers to clean Juhu Beach. Outcome - The beach became as clean as usual for visitors by evening.
From Podar ICT :-1. photos are in CISIBDPAlbum which is with Principal’s office.
2. School photographs of year 2009 -2010
50. 51. 52. 53. 54. 55. 56.
4.PYPIV Visit to Old Age Home cas- waste mgt\ 6. PYPExhibition 2009-10 Peace& War Police station Mahila Dakshata Samiti / Mohalla CASvisit to Janvi charitable trust/\PYP6 & 7 CASfield trip to Zero GarbageGarden (26 Feb 10) CASPYPVisit to Industrial Hime for Blind 28th July 09. PYP5CASHanding over material to IDF (16 Feb 10). Extra 36. CASPYPV Holi celebration at St. Catherines home.
57. Blood Donation (-------2009) - On open day after first term exam, IBDP Nov 2009 Batch
students conducted a blood donation camp at School. It was conducted along with Hinduja Hospital, keeping in mind the goal to help children suffering with ‘Thalasemia Major’. Tasks undertaken by students were 1. Design a campaign plan 2. Create effective campaignmessages, and posters to put up all over the school, and in hall. 3. Identify donors before the day of blood donation and submit their names to CASCoordinator. 4. On day of Blood Donation which is an open day for IGCSEas well, appeal to parents to donate blood. 5.Explain them the need of Blood Donation and their CAS project through ppt. given by Tata Hospital 6. Explainparents about advantages of blood donation 7. Educate parents and correct their misunderstandings regarding blood donation.8. Guide them to donation venue. 9. Seeto it that they follow correct procedure of registeration, medical test, Blood donation, then rest for 15 minutes…10. Keep record of all parents along with contact details. 58. IBDP May 2011 Batch students did Kondane trek- 200210.(Jan 2010??) More… What – Students did a trek at Kondane , Karjat. Time frame – 20th Feb 2010. Participant’s profile – 40 students of IBDPMay 2011 Batch. Tasks – 1.Students completed trek bothways Kondane village to baseof mountain in one hour . 2.Students did hiking from base to Kondane caves in two hours. 3.Students did rock climbing at Kondane caves. 4.Students did rappelling at the site of Kondane caves. Outcome - They acquired physical skills of hiking, trekking, rock climbing and rappelling. 59. IBDP May 2011 Batch at Vimala Dermatological Center (Sat, 27th June 09)
More… What – Undertook Mission Hope and Celebration of T.B. Day in collaboration with IDF to support Vimala Dermatological Center which is a home for leprosy patients. Time frame – All Tuesdays April 2010 during academic year 2009-10 and all Tuesdays of July 2010 during academic year 2010-11. Participant’s profile – 50 students of IBDPMay 2012 Batch.
Tasks –*They visited and understood the structure & functioning of VDC. *They conducted entertaining musical sessions for inmates of VDC. *They undertook sale of biography of Dr. A.R.K. Pillai titled ‘Mission Hope’ *The collected amount gone towards education of students of 20 Gurukul schools run by IDF i.e. Indian Development Foundation. *On occasion of World T.B. day , students posted posters in their own locality with educative messageson T.B. Outcome – The inmates of VDC enjoyed students company. The tribal students studying in IDF run Gurukuls received educational support. Masseducation on T.B. was possible . From Podar ICT : 1. School photographs of 2009-2010 2.CISIBDPalbum has photos 60. IBDP May 2011 Batch students at AGPV school for Project Shiksha . 61. IBDP May 2011 Batch students Podar MUN 2009 ( 27th Aug 2009) . 62. IBDP May 2011 batch students International Evening- India 2020 (16 Feb
10) 63. IBDP May 2011 Batch sports activities conducted through Podar Sports
Complex. 64. IBDP May 2011 Batch Students work ar Shraddha Center (July 2009) 65. IBDP May 2011 Project Shiksha ativity at Ram Niranjan Hall - Shraddha
(Sat, 11th July 09)
66. IBDP May 2011 Batch students work with Industrial Home for Blind (2009) 67. IBDP May 2011 Batch Exam Writting Practice for seniors (letter to sir was
wriiten on 30th june 09) 68. IBDP May 2011 Batch Project Shikska ( BMC)
(Sat, 8th Aug 009)
69. IBDP MAy 2011 Batch did Oct CAS (Friday, 18th Sept 09 ) 70. IBDP May 2012 celebrated world earth day (24th April 2010) 71. IBDP May 2012 Batch sports 72. IBDP May 2012 Batch Vimala Dermatological Center sale of Mission Hope
(April 10) 73. IBDP May 2012 Batch celebrations World T.B. day (April 10) 74. IBDP May 2012 Batch International Evening (Feb 10) 75. IGCSE students Project Shiksha at BMC school (Aug 2009) Group of 10 students
along with Neelima Malhotra conducted a session under …Student name Tarini . Currently studying in 10th std afternoon. No classroom teaching in PYPclassesfrom this academic year. 76. PYPvisits through out the year as per schedule 77. PYP3 CASvisit to Industrial Home for Blind, Jogeshwari (Tuesday, 28th July 09)
78. PYP4 CASvisit to Institute for physically Challenged, Goregaon. (Tuesday, 18th Aug 09). It was
cancelled on grounds of 'SWINEFLU' threat. 79. PYP 7 CASvisit to Diwali Celebration at Mother Teresa Orphanage.(Friday, 9th Oct 09). It was 80. 81. 82. 83. 84.
cancelled. PYP3 CASvisit for Kite Flying at St. Catherine Orphanage (Tuesday, 28th July 09) PYP4 CASvisit to Visit to Old Age Home, (12th Jan 10). PYP5 CASvisit for Holi Celebration at St. Catherine Home. (4th March 10) Grade 6 & 7 CASvisit to Waste Management Industry. PYPV exhibition visit to Mohalla Committee & Mahila Dakshata Samiti at Santacruz west Police Station
Year 2010 – 11 85. IBDP May 2012 Batch Project Shiksha at AGPV ( June 10)
More… What – Students taught remedial English to 8th Std. vernacular students. Time frame – Every second Thursday during academic year 2009-10. Participant’s profile – 40 students of IBDPMay 2011 Batch. Tasks – 1.Students took up in team of 4-5 responsibility of 10 students to teach remedial English. 2.The Student Activity Leaders designed lesson plans for every session. 3.Lesson plans were delivered and modified on the basis of reflection over session to suit the teaching learning during Project Shiksha sessions. 4.Students conducted word games, language exercises with them. 5.Students carried out assessments to evaluate the sessions. Outcome – The 8th std. students benefited from these exercises and could improve their reading as well as writing skills. From Podar ICT : 1. CISIBDPAlbum has photos 2. School photographs for year 10-11 has photos
86. IBDP May 2011 students worked on Acworth Leprosy Museum Garden
Project ( Tuesday 25th june 10) In year 2010-11 , our students adopted the Ackwart Leprosy Hospital (built by British in 1890) for their garden beautification project. The medicinal and herbal plants in the garden will help to heal the patients The wall that surrounds the garden will have a mural painting which will be pleasing to their eyes.
Tasks for PIS students were to –*To expand the Garden with beautification*Do plantation of Herbal and medicinal plants*painted compound walls of the garden*Did mural work with mosaic tiles on the front wall of Acworth Leprosy Museum Building. From Podar ICT : 87. IBDP May 2012 students worked on Acworth Leprosy Museum Garden
Tuesday 25th june 10)
88. IBDP May 2012 Batch Vimala Dermatological Center (July 10) 89. IBDP May 2012 Batch students at Vimala Dermatolo 90. IBDP May 2011 Student led activities at Assissi Bhavan (Oct 2010) 91. IBDP May 2011 Student led activities at St. Cathrin’s home (Oct 2010) 92. IBDP May 2011 student led activities at Vimala Dermatological center (Oct
2010-) 93. IBDP May 2011 student led activities at Childreach (Oct -Dec 2010) 94. IBDP May 2011 Batch Student did Habitat for Humanity two workshops
with Grde 1 & 2 children at ground.(Sept 2010 during PYP Authorisation ) 95. IBDP May 2011 Batch Student Habitat for Humanity ‘Volunteer Build’
programme with ‘Habitat for Humanity International’
at Dahanu (28th
JAn 2011) From Podar ICT : 1. Nice AVs of students working on house construction sites at Dahanu. (DVD 30, Year 2011-12) 2. A complete journey of the day is recorded. (DVD 30, Year 2011-12) 3. Recorded students reflection (DVD 6, Year 2011-12) 96. IBDP May 2012 Podar MUN (Aug 2010) 97. IBDP May 2011 Concern India Foundation Marathon (Sept 2010??) 98. IBDP May 2012 Concern India Foundation Marathon (Sept 2010??) 99. IBDP May 2012 visited Industrial Home for Blind (Feb,Mar,April 11) 100. IBDP May 2012 Batch students Fashion Show of Annual Day 2010 (Dec
2010) 101. IBDP May 2012 Batch students International evening ( Jan 2011) 102. IBDP
May 2012 Batch students Physics club activity
Consumption (Sept 2011) 103. Podar CAS (IBDP May 2012 Art students “Best
out of waste” recycling
waste and put it up for auction during IE of year 2011. (Feb 2011) From Podar ICT : 1. A nice AV on kids from all PYP,IGCSE,ALevels and IBDPseen working on materials and talking to camera about ‘WHAT’ they do. (DVD 14 and 6 , Year 2011 -12 )
104. AS Levels visit to Industrial Home for Blind (July 09) 105. ASLevels Projectr Shiksha at RRPS( Aug-Sept 09 ) ● Seven wonders module at RRPV ● Direct and Indirect Speech ● Tenses ● Active and Passive Voice ( Aug-Sept 09 ) ● 1 pg. story reading, pick up five words, use them in sentences(Nov 09) ● Comprehension , Teach them new words and sentenceswith meanings. ● Give them a comprehension in the form of a story. ● Help them in their pronunciation. ● Improve their grammar. ● Practice picture writing. ● Play word gameswith them. ● Teach them general translations (Hindi/Marathi to English) Projects
that did not materialized are New Year Party , children’s visit to Nehru Planetarium. (Jan 10 to March 10) 106. PYP IV CAS visit to NASEOH school for physically handicapped , Chembur (18th Aug 10) 107. PYP II I CAS visit to Kite Flying at St. Catherine Orphanage (13th Jan 11 ) 108. PYP IV CAS visit to Visit to Old Age Home (10th Jan 11 ) From ICT Records :- 1. Nice video of grade IV students performing to Old people .DVD no 6 and 37, year 2011-12. 2. Recorded video reflections of students Grade IV.DVD no 37, year 2011-12. 109. PYP V CAS visit to Holi Celebration at St. Catherine Home
11 ) 110. PYP 3 visit to Industrial home for blind (6th July 10) 111. PYP 5 visit to Water harvesting unit (26th Aug 10) 112. Pre IGCSE Grade VII visit to Mother Teresa Orphanage (23rd Aug 2010) 113. PYP 5 Acworth Leprosy Garden Museum Beautification Project (Aug 2010) 114. AS Levels batch of 2010 -2011 students did Project Shiksha at RRPS (Whole
################################################################################ Resource - 1. Vimala Dermatological Center, Home and Hospital for Leprosy affected patients. 2. Name of the society, Name of the hospital, Name of IDF 3. Police station, IDF ################################################################################## Assessment …..talents…
1.Student learnt value of Quality time spent with inmates. / Understood their own
2. Skills of ################################################################################ Assessment in Use ●
What would CAS Coordinator communicate to Parents about completed CAS activity “____________________” 1. One way students learnt the value of spending ‘quality time’ with old people. * One way they learnt that giving listening ear.*The value of how nice it feels when some one is appreciating your presence amidst among them.*A feel of being special for some one *Be so significant in one’s life. 2. Using creativity skills for service of Leprosy patients* Contribute physical efforts in taking up tasks such as ________-,___________,_________* Raise money * ########################################################################################
Year 2011 – 12
115. PYP 3 CAS visit to Women’s Blind Home. Morning school and Afternoon
School (21st July 11) Objectives of this CASvisit were 1.To sensitise students to the world of visually challenged. 2. To evaluate on how as global citizens they can support and accomodate visually challenged in their day to day life as fellow citizen.3. To raise awarenesson how Non for profit organisations and individuals work to empower visually chalenged. Tasks undertaken by students were 1. To understand how with blindness, one can lead a normal life, get education and be a successful professional. 2. To observe how effectively a visually challenged can conduct herself. 3. To interact with officials and inmates of blind home. 4. After return write reflection on a.I did..b.I oserved...c.Ifeel..d.I shall... Success Criteria : 1. In reflections students acknowledge what they have. 2. During visit students have lots of questions to ask the officials and teachers about functioning of organisation 3.Student look touched, their eyes are wide and full with empathy and come out of institute with broad smiles on their faces. Extracts from student’s Reflection 1- I observed that the Blind Women can make better things than us like making roses of plastic. I am very happy becausethey are learning how things work? Amida , 3rd A Morning School .2- First we sat in a circle then we waited for sometime. Then a lady came and told us all about blind people then some blind girls came and asked us questions and we also asked them some questions. I was amazed from their creative work and they worked very hard to make those things. I shall help them by buying their creative material.
Param Janiani, 3rd A
3- I did many things like
sang poems to the blind people. They also sang many poems and songs to us. I saw many things like net flowers, paper bags and many other things. I shall donate money every year to my school for them. I felt nice when they sang song to me. I learnt different things like how blind people work.
Nishka Kapoor 3rd C..
From Podar ICT :-1. path to Shahina maams submission on ib teacher -\\Server6\IB Teacher\PYP Synora 2nd term 2010-11\2011-2012\Photos\CAS\Selected for Website along with captions by Sarala ,approved by Hema\1.PYP 3 CASvisit to Women’s Blind Home. Morning school and Afternoon School (21st July 11) 2. School photograph (i am lost here).It is this years folder.
116. PYP 4 CAS visit to NASEOH (2nd Aug 2011 )
Objectives of this CASvisit were 1. To provide students exposure to world of physically and mentally challenged 2. To give students opportunity to recognise their own strengths . 3. To
make students evaluate their future role as an non for profit individuals or institutes to support such people. 4. Students to observe how a national level institute supports to the causeof physically and mentally hamdicapp. Tasks undertaken by students were 1.Visit and closely Observe how physically as well as mentally handicap work at various units of workshops such as Bakery, Auto cycle unit, Pottery unit, Physiotherapy unit, artificial legs..calipers making unit, Nursary with bonsoi plants, craft unit etc. at NASEOHwhich is a national institute to work for their rehabilitation. 2. Write reflection on the same once come back to school Success Criteria were 1. Student are able to emphathise with physically and mentally handicap NOT symphathise. 2. Studentsrecognise and appreciate excellent skills of these inmates to make various products in workshop Extracts from student’s Reflection 1- I and my class visited NASEOH(home for the physically handicapped people).The handicapped people made chocolates, candles, diyas, pots,paperbags, cloth bags,volets,handkerchief, folders and many more things. Some teachers were guiding them to make things. I also saw them learning about computers. They had a exercise room, where they could excercise. I learnt that “we should be happy with what we have”. It was a very nice learning and a memorable experience. I enjoyed this activity. Aishwarya Potdar, 4th A. 2- I liked the field trip . I wish to go there again sometimes. I am impresses by handicapped children. Inspite of their handicapp, they could make a different things and that to perfectly. The field trip was good and I had fun. On our way back to school, we saw the Bandra -worli sea link! Afza ,4th B 3- We went into different rooms, but when we went into one of the rooms, in which they were making clay models. I saw that one person had made a beautiful clay model of Ganesha. I was really impressed by his talent. As I reached home, I was thinking of having talent like them. Khushi Nayak, 4th B. From Podar ICT :117. PYP 7 CAS visit to St. Catherin’s Home - Morning School and Mother
Teresa Orphange,Vile Parla -Afternoon School.(4th Aug 2011) Objectives of this CASvisit were 1. Orient and introduce students to St. Catherine’s orphanage with special emphasis on the orphans who are born at Catherine’s home from unwed mothers, HIV infected kids, handicap kids and from age group below five years. Tasks undertaken by students were 1. They listened to the official from St. Catherine’s home in one of the house for orphans. 2. They interact with the officials to know more about how orphans are brought here, who are orphans, how were they taken care of here, how long do they stay here, what happens to them after they leave orphanage. 3. They meet one to one babies of age group one to five years old for 10 minutes. Success Criteria 1.Students come out with willingness and proposals to help orphans 2. They show confidence to direct / refer any child in need of help to orphanage. 3. Students in their reflections say that they can do more than just giving money or food when they see child on signal, railway platform or any such public place.
Extracts from student’s Reflection 1- The sister there welcomed us and introduced us to the ways how the orphange works. I was thoroughly heartbroken to hear the stories she told us and was shocked to see the world could offer such atrocities. Then, she let us see kids that were about three four years and some were not even a month old! They were really cute, adorable and cute! Avi Sogani, 7th C2- It is really rare to see people doing social work in the present times. I am happy to see the orphanage put their sincere efforts in the well being of these children. I would also like to contribute in such social work. After this visit to the orphanage, I have been made realised, that how blessed I am to have all the things these children have to live without: love, care, affection and parental support. Today, I thank God for all he has given me. Kanisha Contractor, 7th C.3- It was really sad to know about plight of these innocent children, as though the orphanage provided them with a lot of care and support, they did not have their parents’ love and affection. I also felt glad to see that these abondoned children had such a great place to go to. I feel that vthis CAs field trip was really interesting and an eye opener too. From now on , I will try to help our community by directing these poor children to a near by orphanage. I really liked this CASfield trip. Pooja Sridhar, 7th C. From Podar ICT :118. Indian Development Foundation Donation Drive(July 2011)
Objectives of this CASvisit were 1. Give students opportunity to work as IDF’s social ambassador in their family and neighbourhood. 2. Students to raise financial support for cause of primary education for children studying in IDF’s 42 Gurukuls . These gurukuls are running at remote and away from social mainstream of India. 3. Students themselves promote the causeof universalisation of primary education. Tasks undertaken by students were 1. Take up the IDF Donation Drive form to family, friends and neighbourhood with the messagegiven by CASCoordinator. 2. Educate them and promote the causeof CAS3. Inform prospective donors on structure and functioning of Gurukul as an effort towords the causeof universalisation of primary education. 4. Collect donations with proper entries in the donation form. Success Criteria 1. From every class we get fund flowing in. 2. We cross the cash limit of Rs. 2 lakhs as an Podars contribution to the work of Indian Development Foundation. Extracts from student’s Reflection 1-2-3- Not applicable. From Podar ICT :119. A Level students 2011-2012 Batch Five Saturdays Placement at Nanavati Hospital (2nd to 30th July 2011, All Five Saturdays) Objectives of this CASActivity were 1.To explore possibility of long term partnership between Nanavati Hospital and Podar International School, wherein Hospital is benefited with the volunteer service of Podar Students and Podar International School is benefitted with an ongoing opportunity every year for students to get first hand exposure to structure and function of Hospital Setting. Tasks undertaken by students were 1.To support the medical and para medical team of the assigned ward. 2. To be alert to individual requirements of patients who are admitted in ward.3. To connect them to medical team promptly. 4 To strictly follow the teams instructions. Success Criteria 1. Students efforts are acknowledged by management of Nanavati hospital though a letter Extracts from student’s Reflection 1-2-3- Not received yet.
From Podar ICT :120. Project Shiksha at AGPV (Began on 21st July 2011. All Thursdays except holidays) Objectives of this CASvisit were 1.Every Thursday from 2.40 to 3.30 conduct project shiksha class with 8th standard students of AGPV. 2. Student activity leaders to develop units to teach with samples of comprehensions, extracts from 8th grade text book and stories for every month along with scheme of assessment. 3.The overall goal of this project is to enhance English speaking skills of these students. Tasks undertaken by students were 1.Select a short story which is one page long. 2. Teach them to 8th standars wtudents of Seth Anandilal Ganesh Podar Vidyalaya students with special emphasis on teaching at least five new words to them. Success Criteria 1. Atleast few of 8th standard students of AGPV demonstate learning of the story by telling it to DP students. 2. They write new words in their notebooks and learn to make small sentencesusing these words. 3. They write assessment test successfuly given by DPstudents. Extracts from student’s Reflection 1-2-3- To be entered from students CASactivity log. From Podar ICT :-
121 . Malvani Slum School Activity (Drawing, Dance and Drama workshops at IDF Gurukul School, Malwani) : Objectives of this CAS visit were 1. Share students own talents and skills with larger community. 2. Teach something different as an outsider. 3. Get opportunity to see the school life of children who are staying at slum. 4. To provide exposure to IBDPstudents to appearance of Slum. Tasks undertaken by students were 1. In Drama workshop SAL Raihaan Attawala and Ashwin planned three drama related exercises which they conducted for the students of St. Mathew School, which is located at Asia’s second largest slum located at Malwani, Mumbai. It is IDF Gurukul school too. 2. In Drawing workshop SALs Shakshi Jindal , Tarunn Bhende and Akshath Singh taught children to draw a simple sketch of Car from a square and Triangle shape. 3. In Dance Workshop SALs Amparoo and Vadehi conducted a group dance on a bollywood song ‘ Saddi Galli..khulke bhi aaya karo…’ . The all rest students followed the plan of workshop along with students. 4. On the way from Bus to school, students were given opportunity to talk to household ladies, just to peep in to their homes informally and observe the kind of housing they have….
Success Criteria :1. The SAL’s set goals for workshop are achieved at the end of the activity. 2. Students express willingness to come back again ORrepeat the activity. Extracts from student’s Reflection From Podar ICT :-1. In school video recorded the reflections of students. path ;-\\Server6\IB Teacher\saralagavane\Aacademic year 2011 - 2012\IBDPMay 2012\malwani\vlc files. 2. There is one movie I made which is sent to V.L. / Hema from gmail...dropbox 3. I have shared all photos with Headsthrough google circles dateof uploading is 25th Nov 2012. 4.School photographs and Suresh downloads of video should be there.
5. Umang/ kajal /and amparoo may also have photos on their personal phones . (I have them all)
Published on Feb 26, 2012