Excursions and Educational Trips
TRIP TO DHANAULTI & MUSSOORIE
BVM school organized a trip to Dhanaulti & Mussoorie from 14th October -17th October 2022 for classes VI-X to break the monotony and expose them to different ways of entertaining themselves. The trip was organised to provide a platform to stimulate student’s reasoning skills. The students stayed at Camp-O-Royale, Dhanaulti. The itinerary included Adventure activities, Trekking and visit to Mall Road of Mussoorie. The best experience for the students was how they explored the natural scenery and learnt about the flora and fauna in the area.
Dated: 14.10.2022 to 17.10.2022
TRIP TO UDAIPUR AND MOUNT ABU
School has organized a five days trip Udaipur and Mount Abu from 30th September to 5th October, 2019 for students of Classes X to XII. The aim of the trip was to provide a platform to the students to refresh themselves. Students visited places of historical importance like City Palace, Dilwara Jain temple, Saheliyon-ki-bari, Nakki lake, Sunset point etc. The trip was memorable for the students.
Dated: 30.09.2019 to 05.10.2019
TRIP TO SHIMLA, KUFRI & CHAIL
Bhai Parmanand Vidya Mandir organized a trip to Shimla, Kufri & Chail (Himachal Pradesh) from 12th October 2019 to 16th October 2019. The aim of the trip was to provide a platform to the students to recreate themselves. There were 108 students from Classes VI to IX along with 11 teachers. Trip was coordinated by Mr. Naveen Kumar, Ms. Pushpanjali Malik & Ms. Vishakha Sharma.
The students stayed at Chail Villas Resort, Chail. The itinerary included Adventure Activities, visit to Shiv Mandir and Adventure Park of Kufri and Mall Road & Church of Shimla. The night activities included a D.J. Music and Dance programme. Group 10 won first prize in the group dance competition.
Each and every trip has its educational value. The students learnt to handle themselves independently. This trip also brought children closer to nature.
Dated: 12.10.2019 to 16.10.2019
TRIP TO NEHRU PLANETARIUM
An educational excursion was organized for Class VIII students of the School to Nehru Planetarium to enhance their knowledge about the Solar System and its formation.
The students were shown a 3 D Presentation about the same, which was very informative and interesting. Various topics were explained like, What are Planets? Whether Pluto is a Planet or not? How solar system is formed? And many more. After that the children were taken to the Nehru Museum where they learnt about the life style of Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru.
It was a spectacular view to watch the reminisces of yester years which led to the on the spur comparison between those years and present time. Students were quite inquisitive to understand the nuances of solar system as they discussed the same with the teachers after returning to the school.
It was really an informative trip which added significant value to the classroom studies.
TRIP TO GOA
Dated: 27.10.2018 to 01.11.2018
A TRIP TO CAMP MUDDY BOOTS
Camping is always a fun and exciting experience for the kids, as it provides them an exposure to various challenging activities which they don’t get in their routine life. In order to engage the students with the activities which present them more challenges and help them to explore more about themselves and their abilities, our school organized a day camp to “Camp Muddy Boots”, Greater Noida for the students of Class VI-VIII on 19th February 2018.The students were taken there in the school buses. Students were full of zeal and enthusiasm. As soon as they reached there, students were filled with new exhilaration by the head instructor. After that different classes were handed over to different instructors and coaches for various activities.
After little workout, a healthy morning meal was provided to everyone. The primary purpose of this camp was to allow the students to learn new skills in a safe and nurturing environment. Students with full energy participated in all the activities. They got another break at noon for rejuvenating drinks and fruits. After that they pursued with the activities such as team games, rope activities and commando walk. At around 2, students along with the teachers got the most enticing and delicious lunch. In the end they were given refreshing juice with some snacks. Although students were completely tired but still they were enthralled with such a different experience.
Class: VI – VIII
EDUCATIONAL VISIT TO HT PRINTING PRESS NOIDA
An educational visit was organized for Class 9 students to Hindustan Times Printing Press in Noida on 30th January 2018. It was a unique opportunity for both the students and the teachers to know about the processes a newspaper undergoes before reaching to our doorsteps. At the plant, the students were taken around various divisions and briefed about news collection, editorial department, designing and printing of Newspaper by their technical staff and engineers. The students were inquisitive and happy to learn. The school authorities appreciated the efforts made by the HT staff and management to help the students learn about this news process.
A VISIT TO PARLIAMENT MUSEUM
The School organised an educational trip to Parliament Museum on December 6th and 7th, 2017 for students of Class X. The main purpose of this visit was to acquaint students with our democratic heritage, creation of history and history of the nation.
Models of National monuments and symbols fascinated students. They were explained through large screen interactive computer multimedia and sound light video animations. They also got inspired by the eminent leaders of India whose contribution has left an indelible impact in the making of modern India. The original recorded speech of Gandhiji and Jawaharlal Nehru spellbound the students. The students had an enticing experience of joining Gandhiji in the
Dandi March through a holographic presentation. They were also shown an enlightening documentary about the Indian Freedom Struggle and various portraits of the freedom fighters. They visited various sections of the museum like Rock edicts, miniature model of the Parliament, interactive shows , display of democratic heritage, antique election procedures, Buddhist Council, Akbar and Ashoka’s rule, freedom movement, transfer of power and unity in diversity.
The functions of Rajya Sabha and Lok Sabha were analyzed by the students. It was a mesmerizing experience that inculcated patriotic feelings in them. It was an inspiration for everyone to maintain and further strengthen our democratic polity.
Dated: 06.12.2017 & 07.12.2017
EXCURSION TO JIM CORBETT AND NAINITAL
Bhai Parmanand Vidya Mandir has organised a trip to Jim Corbett National Park and Nainital coordinated by Mr. Naveen Kumar. A group of 70 students and 7 teachers embarked on the trip. The stay was at the Manu Maharani Resort. The itinerary included a Jungle Safari, visits to the Girija temple, Kosi River, Nainital – Mall Road, Naini Lake and Tibetan Market.
The night activities included a bonfire, D.J. Music and Dance programme. Group 2 led by Ms. Deepti Gupta won first prize in the group dance competition.
Each and every trip has its educational value. The students learnt social skills, developed leadership qualities and also learnt to handle themselves independently. This trip also brought children closer to nature.
Class: VI, VII and VIII
Dated: 12.10.2017 to 15.10.2017
TRIP TO JIM CORBETT
A school trip was organised for the students of classes III, IV and V on 6th and 7th of October. The students lived in the lap of nature at Jim Corbett. It was an enriching experience wherein the children learnt to look after themselves and their belongings away from the supervision of their parents. They learnt to adjust in the company of their friends and peers. It was an adventurous trip as the children had an amazing experience of the Jungle Safari, Sitavani temple and the Girija temple. The thrill of going on a Jeep Safari deep into the Corbett National Park cannot be put into words. The children also got a chance to shake their legs on the beats of DJ. It was indeed a well deserved break for the students after the hard work which they had put in during the exams. They returned with some awesome memories to cherish forever.
Class: III, IV and V
Dated: 06.10.2017 to 07.10.2017
We took the students of Class VI to the Parle G factory for an educational trip on 22nd August, 2017. The students were very excited on the bus ride from the school to the factory. Needless to say Parle G is one of the oldest brands in India and the largest biscuit manufacturer in the world. On entering the premises, the students were taken to the auditorium where they enjoyed watching a documentary related to the origin of the brand ‘Parle’, its founder and various products manufactured by Parle. Soon after an official took the students to the manufacturing unit, where students got to know about various processes like kneading, mixing, shaping, baking, cooling to the final stage of packaging. Towards the end, freshly baked biscuits and toffees were given to the students as mementos.
The combination of learning while having fun was made possible by seeing the assembly process in person, which, like many topics can be explained within the four walls of a classroom but is made so much more effective when it is accessible and experienced by the learners. Overall, it was an informative, knowledgeable and successful field trip.
EDUCATIONAL VISIT TO COURT
The students of Class VIII D were invited by the Delhi State Legal Authority to visit the District Courts at Karkardooma, Delhi to see the court proceedings. Students were divided into various small groups and then were taken to different court rooms where the hearings of civil cases like property disputes, were going on. The students were then taken to the Mediation Centre where they were explained the process and ways in which two opposite parties can be made to come to agreeable terms and resolve the matter.
Finally, a judge came over to explain the legal rights of an Indian citizen what all facilities are provided by Delhi State Legal Authority to the poor people of India. Children’s were encouraged to spread the information that Delhi State Legal Authority provides free legal aid to the needy.
Class: VIII D
PICNIC TO WORLDS OF WONDER
Bhai Parmanand Vidya Mandir organized picnic for Classes IX, X and XI to Worlds of Wonder, an Amusement Park in Noida on 24th December, 2016. It was a platform to give break to the students from their daily routine. The students enjoyed a plethora of rides and were able to experience boating as well. They relished the sumptuous meal in the afternoon and after lunch, the students grooved to the music and danced on the tunes of various songs.
Class: IX, X & XI
DAY CAMP AT ROCK SPORT- FARMSTEAD
Class : III – V
EXCURSION TO DHARAMSHALA
Class: IX & XII
EDUCATIONAL EXCURSION TO INDIAN POLLUTION CONTROL ASSOCIATION
Students of Classes VIIth and VIIIth went to the Indian Pollution Control Association in Noida, on an educational trip on 13th and 15th July, 2016 respectively. The Indian Pollution Control Association is a non-profit and non-government organization, which is engaged in creating environmental awareness and implementing Integrated Solid Waste Management Systems(ISWMS).
Mr. Ajay Garg, a representative of the NGO, explained the students about the importance of a green and healthy environment and also how essential it is to keep the Mother Earth, pollution free. He encouraged them to adopt an Eco-Friendly lifestyle, by using CNG vehicles instead of petrol and diesel based, by opting for car-pooling wherever possible and not burning waste but rather recycle the non-biodegradable ones and make compost using the biodegradable ones.
The trip proved to be a great learning experience, as the students learnt about eco-friendly concepts like rain water harvesting, vermiposting and sewage treatment in a practical and tangible manner. The students returned back happy, with a sapling of holy basil in their hands gifted to them by the NGO and they promised to take good care of it and of the environment as well.
Class: VII &VIII
EDUCATIONAL EXCURSION TO NATIONAL SCIENCE CENTRE
Students of Class VIth got the opportunity to familiarize themselves with scientific and cultural developments while exploring the lives of early men through models. The potter’s wheel of Neolithic Age along with Harappan seals and replicas of copper tools were exhibited. Students explored various sections in the Science Galaxy like Water, the Elixir of Life and the Journey of Communication Advancement. The Human Biology gallery aimed to portray all the aspects of a human body which included a model of a brain showing how it transmits messages to and from various body parts.
These visits gave students an insight into the world of Science through experiments, models and simulations ranging across various fields of Science. The Fun Science Section was the major source of attraction for the students as it contained various fun activities for the students to enjoy using concepts of science.
Teachers conducted activities based on these trips in all the subjects to test their grasping and retention power and the results were great, proving that trips are a fun way for acquisition of knowledge. (I would like to know what kind of activities were conducted, else we need to take this paragraph off)
Class: VI & X
EDUCATIONAL TRIP TO ICAR
BVM organized an educational trip to Indian Council of Agricultural Research for Class IX on July 12th, 2016. The main objective of the trip was to acquaint students with the agricultural structure, practices and India’s role in the Green Revolution. It was a blend of knowledge and experience. It provided complete knowledge of agriculture through engaging interactive audio-visual machines. The students were exposed to information through charts and visuals and familiarized with sources of food, photosynthesis, water cycle, food pyramids, ecological balance, balanced diet etc through games and animations, after which they played an interesting quiz to test their knowledge.
The agony of Indian farmers depicted in a video film highlighted the pitiable condition of farmers during the British period. The students were briefed about environmental changes occurring in the world and were shown an engaging video on natural calamities and on festivals related to agriculture in various social and cultural traditions of the country. Another attraction for students was the speaking statue in which special lighting effect was used.
This visit was a part of interdisciplinary activity which was a thrilling experience in itself and it proved to be a perfect amalgamation of knowledge and entertainment.
VISIT TO AGRICULTURAL SCIENCE MUSEUM
Class: IV & V
VISIT TO HT PRESS
In Order to acquaint the students with the importance of general sciences, Bhai Parmanand Vidya Mandir organised a visit to HT Press, Noida on 23rd July 2015 for students of tenth class.. The primary aim to organise this visit was to make the students learn about printing and the operations involved during printing. Students were firstly sent to the CTP room where all information about the news is collected and then printed on large plates. Students also got to know about the recycling of paper.
A VISIT TO RAJIV GANDHI RENEWABLE ENERGY PARK
EDUCATIONAL TRIP TO NATIONAL SCIENCE CENTRE
EDUCATIONAL TRIP TO NATIONAL MUSEUM
VISIT TO IANDIAN AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE
In order to sensitize the students towards various agricultural practices, Bhai Parmanand Vidya Mandir organised a visit to Indian Agricultural Research institute, Pusa Road on 9th July 2015 for the students of ninth class. Students were briefed about various agricultural techniques leading to the development of high resistance crops. They were also briefed about how different varieties of staple food (rice, wheat, maize) are grown.
A TRIP TO MC DONALDS
A VISIT TO QUTUB MINAR
A VISIT TO NATIONAL MUSEUM OF HANDICRAFTS AND HANDLOOM
TRIP TO MOTHER DAIRY
TRIP TO INDIAN AIRFORCE MUSEUM
TRIP TO DALHOUSIE, KHAJJIAR AND AMRITSAR (IX-XII)
Our school organized an excursion cum educational trip to Dalhousie, Khajjiar and Amritsar for classes IX- XII from 1st October to 6th October, 2014. More than hundred students accompanied by 11 teachers went for the trip. The aim of the trip was to engage the students in fun filled learning experiences. First day, the group reached the first destination Amritsar. They visited golden Temple and Wagha border. The illuminated Golden Temple at night appeared a symbol of great beauty and sublime peacefulness that induced devotion. Evening procession at Wagah border was inspiring. It charged students with patriotic feelings. Second day, the group proceeded for Dalhousie. Adventurous activities such as Burma Bridge, river crossing, mountain climbing etc. were very exciting. Students also enjoyed DJ session at The President Hotel. The visit to Khajjiar in the lap of nature was very rejuvenating. Its picturesque surroundings recharged the students. Here they enjoyed activities like horse riding, paragliding and zorbing. Children also visited St. Francis Church. They loved Shopping at mall road. Overall, the trip was memorable one which exposed them to scenic beauty and sensitized them to nature.
Dated: 01.10.2014 to 06.10.2014