Prep

  Rasna Party

Rasna party was organised on 27.06.2014 for the prep students. The whole environment was colourful and vibrant as the event was organized near the pool. It was a perfect blend of colours and natural beauty. Each class was representing one colour and flavor of Rasna. Students wore dresses of that particular colour. The students understood the colours, identification of fruits and their flavours. The process of making Rasna drink in the class made them understand the concept of measurement, mixing and recognition of colours. Overall, this celebration integrated health awareness, curricular reference and fun in a joyful way.

Field Trip

Field trip offers an on-site educational opportunities for students. In view of this, the prep wing visited an organic farm on 22nd August, 2014. During the farm trip, students explored how food is grown and what animals eat. Students experienced the natural would in a new way and understood the vital connection between the social, ecological, and economical importance of agriculture in their lives. It was an interactive educational program and ideal for children living in the city to understand the importance of nature

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 Balloons Day

“Nobody can be uncheered with a balloon” yes, balloon in any shape, form or colour always symbolizes fun and joy and brings immense happiness, when brought forth a child. That was the basic theme behind the celebration of Balloon Day on 26th June, 2015. The entire wing looked exuberant with colourful balloons all around spreading a unique message ….. for every problem you try to hide, let them go like a balloon in the sky. Like balloons, we too have one life – and to live it is to attempt to fly around the world

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Table Manners Week

Manners are the way To brighten up my day …………. Kennedy heartily believes this saying and incorporates the same in the Table Manner Week. It is said if you want to improve your etiquettes you should learn table manners first. Kennedy Global prep school organised the Table Manner Week with tri colour as theme keeping in mind the 69th Independence Day coming ahead. Children were demonstrated the correct ways to enjoy their meal

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Field trip to kidihou Children’s Museum

 As a part of holistic learning experience a field trip to kidihou Children’s Museum was organised on 27th August, 2015. The trip was a happy break from the daily routine. It was an arena that provided every kid to experiment and explore in his or her unique way. The variety of unrestrained activities unleashed the different motor skills in a child. In other words, children were taken to a world with no restrictions.

 

Creativity Week

Creativity week opened a new horizon in a child by giving him an opportunity to invent, experiment, grow, take risks, break rules, make mistakes and have immense fun. Children were curious, flexible, persistent and independent with a tremendous spirit of adventure and loved to play. At the end of the creativity week, it was realised that creativity is not only making an “awesome out of simple” but learning to express oneself in different ways.

Pleasure Trip to Dhola-ri-Dhani

On 20th November, 2015 students of the prep wing were exposed to the stimulating mix of cultural and ethnic awareness, adventure, fun & frolic when a pleasure trip to Dholari Dhani was organised. Dholari, Dhani, as the name suggests, is a Rajasthani theme based resort on the outskirts of Hyderabad. A wide variety of activities were showcased in front of the students from traditional Rajasthani dance, puppet show, magic tricks to gymnastic movements with wheels. Outdoor activities like camel ride, horse cart ride, DJ, were a real treat. The trip was an excellent way of orienting children about Rajasthan, its art, folk music & culture.

Cleanliness Drive

‘Cleanliness is next to Godliness’. The bubbly tots of KENNEDY HIGH the global School followed this dictum; initiated and propelled a ‘Cleanliness Drive’ in the school, on 25th January. The day commenced with an assembly which primarily focused on the importance of cleanliness. This was followed by poster making and slogan writing activities by the kids, thus readying themselves for the Cleanliness Drive. The army of these tiny motivators went propagating Cleanliness, all the way from the CBSE Block to the Cambridge Block. The School reverberated with slogans on the importance of cleanliness as the cute initiators stressed their vocal chords to make themselves heard !! Thereafter, the effervescent students of Prep I & II, under the able guidance of their teachers, left no stone unturned in tidying the area outside the school premises, skillfully. Their energy and enthusiasm was convectional and created ripples among older students, who joined the campaign later. These little angels proved the famous saying by the Legend, Mahatma Gandhi- ‘ Be the change you want to see in the World’.

 

 Picture Talk Activity

“Oral Language is the primary foundation of Literacy.” KENNEDY GLOBAL strongly believes that strong listening and speaking skills support the development of a child’s thinking, reasoning, reading and writing skills. To develop and encourage these potentials a “Picture Talk” competition was organised for the Pre Primary kids on 12th February 2016. Children participated with great zeal and enthusiasm and spoke with confidence and clarity. They were happy to be given this opportunity as it was a good opportunity for them to converse with their teachers and parents as well.

 

Monsoon Hungama

Cloud on way, splashing of drops, cheers of birds, and crackling laughter of young kids. That was “Monsoon Hungama.” The tiny tots came prepared for the exhilarating event, with colourful umbrellas and shrugged in vibrant raincoats. They were all seen enjoying every minute of this water carnival. While make-believe mushrooms, frogs, and umbrellas added to the delight of the Hungama, tubs filled with different rainbow colours eagerly awaited every child. Kids were thrilled to sail the paper boats in the water puddles. It appeared that rain was not only drops of water that fell on the children, it was nature that was showering bounty on the little children.

 EID Celebration & Sharing Day

“The more we share, the more we have” that was the theme of the Eid celebration held on 4th July, 2016. We could not have asked for a better theme, as Eid too symbolizes sharing and caring among fellow people. While the celebration brought love, warm wishes, abundant joy and happiness among children, the sharing of cards & gifts among their friends encouraged the children to be more empathetic, considerate and tolerant human beings. Itr and mehendi for boys and girls respectively further added colour and fragrance to the celebration. A bowl of sevaiiyah brought a big smile on the young faces.

Kid-e-zone Inaugural ceremony

The endeavour that started off months ago came to a vibrant outcome, in the form of a state-of-the-art play area in the Prep wing,. the Kid-E-zone. Honourable Chairman, Shri S.J.Reddy, Principal. Mrs. N.K.Radhika and Shri.NRI Director, Jaipal Reddy, kindly inaugurated the innovative play area. Kid-e-zone was formulated by the management to proactive engage the children of 21st century who, with their boundless energy, captivated and mesmerized everyone. Each zone, be it open Kaleidoscope, Vertical playground, Ball Pool, Spinning sand table or the Grocery store, all have a scientific and logical application.

Recitation Competition

Reciting poetry is a way to honour the poet, the poem and the audience. A Poetry Recitation competition was held on 11th August, 2016 at KENNEDY GLOBAL prep school. The competition not only improved the students’ recitation skills but also turned them into confident orators. With the Independence Day around the corner, the spirit of patriotism was in the air. Colourful props and costumes all around heralded the belief that participation was more important than winning.

 

Raksha Bandhan Celebration

Raksha Bandhan, the chaste bond of love between a brother and sister, was depicted in the celebration held on 18th August, 2016. In the folds of an auspicious full moon day, sisters tied the sacred thread around the wrist of the brother and prayed for brother’s long and prosperous life. The children exchanged gifts and rakhis and they understood the significance of different traditions, values and cultures of our vibrant India.

 

Janmashtami Celebration

Janmashtami, the birthday of Lord Krishna was celebrated on 25th August, 2016. Stories related to the birth and life of Lord Krishna was well narrated by the children through chanting of slokas and reciting rhymes. The swinging of cradle, breaking of Dahi Handi, children dressed up as Radha & Krishna added sparkle to the celebration. Through the festival, we tried incorporate the values of honesty, strength, bravery, friendliness and other attributes of Krishna in the children. At the end of the day, children could relate themselves to Krishna through the innocence, curiosity and mischievousness they have in them.

 

 Ganesh Chaturthi Celebration

Ganesh Chaturthi, celebrated on 2nd September, 2016 marked the advent of elephant the God, Lord Ganesha. He is heralded as the symbol of knowledge, intelligence, wisdom and prosperity. Chanting of slokas and stotrams by children echoed all around the school. Dance performances by the kids made the celebration more rhythmic and lively. Ganesha exhibits an array of qualities; intelligence, bravery, nobility, kindness – very much similar to the characteristic of Chhota Bheem. So, taking a break from the age old themes, KENNEDY tried to relate the power and strength of Ganesha with Chhota Bheem. Children dressed up as Chhota Bheem, Dholu, Bholu, Chhutki, Kaalia, Jaggu, King Indraverma, Indumati conveyed the message of being helpful, honest and righteous towards others and bring in peace & unity.

 

Ad-Mad Show Activity

To develop a competitive strategy and to understand the positive aspect of an advertisement, the AD MAD show was organised. The Ad Mad Show conducted on 27th September was unique in the sense that it gave the children a platform to showcase their creative abilities. Children came up with their own creative ideas which reflected the concepts shown in current TV Ads. To make children aware of the picture aspects of the ads shown and to make essential concepts popular, teachers too enacted the skits before the children for products like Boost and Dettol and themes like Swachh Bharat.

 Bathukamma Celebrations

To potray the beauty of nature and herald the collective spirit of Telangana, Kennedy celebrated Bathukamma festival with great zeal and enthusiasm. Girls in traditional attire, with their floral Bathukamma, were eager to participate and excited to dance along the tunes of “Chittoo Chittoola Bomma.” Vibrant floral colours, foot tapping songs epitomized a beautiful human circle of unity, love and sister hood.

 Jamboree 2016 (Diwali Mela)

Diwali Mela – 2016, “Jamboree” on 22nd October was a fun – filled evening, exhibiting the beginning of the festive season. The event started with a melodious prayer followed by a welcome song. Lighting of lamps by the dignitaries paved the way towards illumination taking us to higher ideats. Grandparents too were requested take part in the inaugural ceremony, that brought in immense happiness and brightness to the event. The event included Creative zone, Home Décor, Game zone, Food court, Mehendi and Tatoo zone that spread lots of fun and enthusiasm in the air. The highlight of the evening was couple Dance, “Chance Pe Dance”, where parent’s rocked the floor. “Jamboree” thus left another memorable learning moment for all of us.

 

 Live Up Your Day

“Dare to dream big and believe in those big dreams.” You will surely accomplish them. That was the theme behind the competition, “Live up your day.” A dream doesn’t become reality through magic. It takes determination and hard work to come true. And the prep scholars at this tender age had shown their perseverance to liven up their day. Doctor, Astronaut, Chef, Air Marshall, Naval Commander, Army Chief, were all around in the Prep wing. Favourite cartoon characters like Doraemon, Chhutki, Chhota Bheem, Superman, Krish, Spider man were nowhere behind in grabbing the attention. Towards the end of the day everyone was a winner in his/her own way. They went back with a happy feeling that they have put their first step in making their dream come true.

 Children’s Day Celebration

 Utter the words Children’s Day and what are you reminded of? Yes, Chacha Nehru, independent India’s first Prime Minister, who loved children dearly. On 14th November, 2016, his birthday was celebrated by the students of KENNEDY HIGH the global school with great zeal and excitement. The day started with floral tribute to the great leader, followed by a song. Teachers presented a medley of dance and rhymes along with a value-imparting skit that reiterated Nehru’s vision for the future citizens of India. Lavish lunch, chocolate cookies and take-away gifts added glitter to the celebration. To quote Chacha Nehru, “We must take the good wherever we find it and try to remove the bad wherever it may be.”

 

 Pleasure trip to NTR Gardens

 A pleasure trip to NTR Gardens on 18th November, 2016 was arranged for the students of preprimary to develop personality traits and interpersonal skills among the students. Toy train ride, games, fun filled activities were thoroughly enjoyed by the children. The time spent together with friends and peers strengthened the bonds of friendship and brought them closer to each other. The attributes evolved during the trip enhanced the social values. Such transformative changes are less frequently expected in the closed walls of the classroom.

 

 12th Annual Day Celebrations

KENNEDY HIGH the global school presented a euphoric mélange of customs and culture as it celebrated its 12th Annual Day, “Sanchay, The Confluence” on December 17, 2016. The event was a spectacular panorama of diverse outlooks and beliefs. Students painted the landscape with their exuberant performances and presented a magnificent fusion of dances from around the world. Renowned Pediatrician, Dr. Lokesh Lingappa, who was the Chief Guest for the grand event, complemented the management on their commitment towards imparting holistic education and appreciated the students for their collective efforts. The cultural bonanza was an eclectic assortment of foot-tapping dances and carefully choreographed programs. Students of Pre-Primary, class I, II, and III grooved to immaculate perfection and brought the audience down with their enthusiastic preparation. The 12th Annual Day was uniquely conceptualized and executed to bring out the various dimensions of an interdependent civilization to the forefront. The Confluence of emotions, talents, and skills encapsulated the essence of ‘Sanchay’ and helped the students gain a global perspective in a musical, eclectic way.

 

 Christmas Celebration

With Christmas celebration happening under the golden sun, there was warmth and happiness all around in the air. While the little hands were busy dancing with Santa and whirling around, Carols filled the air. We believe that Christmas, being a time for festivity and merry making, is also a moment for contemplation of eternal things, a time for giving and forgiving. With these celebrations, our little Kennedians are infused with values and morals. Christmas thus lent a special charm and lit the way to hopes and dreams anew.

 

 Pongal Celebration

The colourful kites flying high up in the sky potrayed the vibrant Pongal Celebration, held in the premises of KENNEDY GLOBAL. A wide ranged colourful depiction of the harvest festival was done by the children. The importance of the festival along with the manner in which it is celebrated in different parts of the country was also vividly demonstrated. The sanctified flames of the bonfire brought warmth of joy happiness and love. The celebration filled their world with new hopes and aspiration, making each day ahead a perfect delight.