VANMAHOTSAV AND GREENING DELHI WEEK
‘Van Mahotsav & Greening Delhi Week’ (12-16 July,2021), an annual tree plantation festival, the students of Presentation Convent Sr. Sec. School ,Delhi-06, got an opportunity to create bond with nature by taking part in the week long varied kaleidoscope of virtual events.
Activities like Vriksh-bandhan, Sapling plantation, Nature Photo-Story, Energy /Ozone/Wildlife/ Biodiversity Quiz, Nature Rangoli, Create Doodle Art Or Bottle Art (Based on any environmental theme), 3-D Earth Haiku Poem writing, Vriksha Bandhan (To make and tie Rakhi to trees), Documentary on SDG Goals on Environment (Goal 12 ,13,14,15,6 & 7) were the main activities which gave the students a platform to voice out their views and thoughts on these goals.
Videos on various environmental issues like ‘Campaign against use of polybags and banning the use of poly bags’, ‘Air, Water and Noise Pollution’, ‘Waste as Resource-Reusing waste material to make useful things’, ‘Bio-diversity-Importance & threats’ were created in different software for awareness and sensitizing the students, parents and the teachers about the actions they need to take in this crucial time of environmental crisis. These videos were shared through online platform like You tube. Not only students took part in Vrikshbandhan but their parents also joined the drive.
A plantation drive was conducted in school where more than 50 saplings were distributed to the staff and workers and also planted in the school campus. A special online assembly was conducted by the students to spread the message of Greener and cleaner environment . PCS has proved once again a to be a green oasis and each member a Green Crusader.