School’s Annual Science Exhibition & Fair
Bhatnagar International School, Vasant Kunj organised its annual Science Exhibition and Fair`Prism 2019’ in school premises on Monday, 18th November 2019.
Providing a prolific platform for students of classes VI to XI, the budding scientists and technologists made all working models with great eagerness and enthusiasm through challenging and mind stretching tasks under inspiring mentorship of school Principal Ms Shilpa Bhatnagar. Nurturing the spirit of `` Learning together, growing together’’ ,Ms Shilpa Bhatnagar fosters scientific fervour & research mindedness in each student.
It is a matter of great honour for the school to be selected by ATLS- Atal Tinkering Laboratories, an initiative of NITI Aayog, Govt. of India, where the young minds get a chance to understand the what , how and why aspects of Science , Technology , Engineering and Mathematics.
The event began with the ceremonial lamp lighting by the Principal and the invited dignitaries.
Chief guest- Dr. N.C. Bisht, senior Scientist from NIPGR- National Institute of plant Genomic Research, lauded the models and exhibits the students had created, displaying immense creativity, originality and ingenuity.
Guest of Honor- Mr Abhishek Shukla, a renowned author, psychologist, political consultant and `mentor of change’ for the school, under Atal Tinkering Lab, NITI Aayog, Govt. of India;highly appreciated the elaborative exhibits displaying adaptive learning, computational thinking and physical computing through hands-on-do-it-yourself mode.
The invited guests congratulated the entire school for the meticulously planned out event which showcased multifarious talent and calibre of young minds who made a whopping number of 62 science exhibits. The winners from each class were felicitated with citations of merit.
Some of the exemplary and ground breaking creations were hydraulic lift, room heaters, vacuum cleaner, hydraulic arm, drone, cap for the blind, models of solar cities, smart home, charger, evolution of urban and rural areas, Bio Fertilizer and Conservation of energy.