school events

Virtual Book Fair

Books are a mirror of one?s soul which enrich the mind and soothe the heart. DLDAV, Pitam Pura organized a five days Virtual Book Fair with Scholastic from 22-26 July, 2020. The Fair was inaugurated by the madam Principal Ms. Anita Wadehra, who wished that the students inculcate reading habits by reading enriched literature. The children enjoyed the Fair and ordered books online varying from science to spooky stories, from puzzles to poems and from fiction to facts. The teachers equally helped the children in selecting the books. The children wished the fair to last for a longer time as it would give them an opportunity to read and access more informative literature besides their efficiently loaded school library. In between, on 23 July, 2020, Story Telling Session was organized for students of class I & II on Zoom Platform. The story telling was done by renowned story teller Ms.Nikita Datta Gupta with puppets,PPT and activity related to story. Author Meet also was organized for the students of class VI & VII on 24 July,2020 on Zoom Platform. The students interacted with the renowned author Ms. Deepa Agarwal. Students engaged in a gripping conversation with a popular childrens author. The questions "Why did you write such a good book? Where did you get your idea from? Is the main character based on someone you know?" When the author shares a passage from a new book, the children listen with wild fascination. They shared their views and fulfill their queries regarding reading and writing with her. Students are inspired to want to read, write, and learn more about the process of writing.