Navaratri Garba Celebration - 2023
Navaratri is an annual Hindu festival observed in honour of the goddess Durga, an aspect of Adi Parashakti, the supreme goddess. It often ends with the Dussehra (also called Vijayadashami) celebration on the 10th day. In some parts of India, Dussehra is considered a focal point of the festival, making it effectively span 10 days. This auspicious occasion was celebrated enthusiastically by Podar International, Pathardi Grade 1 to 10 students were glad to celebrate the day. They enjoyed playing Garba with their friends. Students looked beautiful in traditional dresses. Our dance teacher taught khalasi dance to all the students. They enjoyed following dance steps taught by dance teacher.

Navaratri is an annual Hindu festival observed in honour of the goddess Durga, an aspect of Adi Parashakti, the supreme goddess.

It often ends with the Dussehra (also called Vijayadashami) celebration on the 10th day. In some parts of India, Dussehra is considered a focal point of the festival, making it effectively span 10 days.

This auspicious occasion was celebrated enthusiastically by Podar International, Pathardi Grade 1 to 10 students were glad to celebrate the day. They enjoyed playing Garba with their friends. Students looked beautiful in traditional dresses. Our dance teacher taught khalasi dance to all the students. They enjoyed following dance steps taught by dance teacher.

Celebration of the International Year of Millets - 2023

The main focus of the special feature is to create awareness about the International Year of Millets 2023. This is an initiative by the United Nations to bring millet back into people's daily diets. Millets are highly sustainable crops that can grow in harsh weather conditions, making them an inexpensive crop to grow. This greatly benefits the farming community too.

Students in grades 1 and 2 learned to identify millets from other grains on day 1. They enjoyed dancing to the tune of "Chal Bharat uth Bharat" on day 2.

Students in grades 3 and 4 observed pictures of millets and discovered their geographical location and traditional use on day 1. They were encouraged to bring millet in their lunch boxes on day 2.

Students in grades 5 and 6 observed this day by understanding the benefits of millet in their diet. They watched a video informing them about the benefits of millets and how they can add millets to their daily lives. They solved a riddle on day 1 and prepared a salad with millet on day 2.

Students in grades 7 and 8 watched a video highlighting the importance of millets. They drew a graph of the calcium content in millets in one day.

Knowing the health benefits of millets, students were encouraged to add millets to their diet on day 2.

Gandhi Jayanti Celebration - 2023

“The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.” - The famous quote written by the father of our nation "Mahatma Gandhi"

Gandhi Jayanti is an event celebrated in India to mark the birthday of Mahatma Gandhi. It is celebrated annually on 2 October, and is one of the three national holidays. In the beginning of the program the school co ordinator, Ms. Nandini Pillewar offered a prayer with garland.

Students of grade 5 bestow the speech on Gandhiji's most important legacy, and his role in creating a culture of peace, in proving the effectiveness of non-violence non-cooperation, and drawing the world's attention to the gap between what we do, and what we are capable of doing.

All the students have taken an oath to improve the skills and behave as a responsible citizens and will follow the principles of Gandhiji. So here are some of the glimpses of program.

Pinhole camera model making - 2023
The objective of the project was to construct a pinhole camera to develop a scientific attitude in students. Students of podar will prepared a model to observe image formed by the light in pinhole camera.
Activity on Types of Democracy - 2023
The students of Grade VI Rajguru actively participated in the activity of related to types of democracy. Students learnt the Features of democracy often times include freedom of assembly, association, personal property, freedom of religion and speech, citizenship, consent of the governed, voting rights, freedom from unwarranted governmental deprivation of the right to life and liberty, and minority rights. As it gives them an exposure to enhance their skills in more effective way. So here are few glimpses of the activity.
Ganesh Chaturthi Celebration - 2023

Hindu tradition states that Ganesha is a god of wisdom, success and good luck. He is also the giver of different types of favors. On this occasion the students of grade 2-Orange showed their love and affection of dearest God. Ganesha is prominently known as the remover of obstacles so students started the function by saying some shlokas to please the God. God Ganesha is also known as elephant-headed god of beginnings, who is traditionally worshipped before any major endeavor.

So students even sung the melodious song on this occasion. Shiva placed the head of the elephant on Goddess Parvati's son and brought him back to life. Parvati then asked the gods to bless her son, and so he became the god Ganesh, god of wisdom and good fortune. All this information students presented by the fantabulous dance and skit performance.

The program was concluded by the Quiz related to Ganesha and his information, likes, family, and the basic knowledge.

Students enjoyed the occasion heartily. So here are some of the glimpses.

Hindi diwas celebration - 2023

The Hindi Diwas, celebrated on 14th September every year, is a way to cherish Indian culture and pay respect to the Hindi language. It was decided by the Constitution on 14th September 1949 to make Hindi the national language of India.

Students of grade 5th to 8th express the gratitude towards Hindi language by saying the Hindi prayer,also they read and explained the "Kabir's Dohe". Students of grade 8 presented the dance on 'Hindi Bhasha Rashtra ki Bhasha' and sung the song based on Hindi Language. Students also prepared and expound the names of hindi writers, the importance of Hindi language, and the reasons to spread awareness about it. By celebration the day overall surrounding was involved in Hindi tenderness. So here are some glimpses of the day.

Group Activity on solving and finding the value of products - 2023
Students of grade 5 were taught how to solve multiplication sums and the activity based on finding the value of the product was taken on it. Steps to solve were explained and incase of doubt guidance was given for it. Students enjoyed the activity as they were doing sums with friends and learned it solve it in a better manner. Here are a few glimpses of it.
An Imaginative English language activity (Grade - X) - 2023
Activity was based on the chapter "Footprints without feet" wherein students were divided into four groups. They were provided with a chart paper and instructions were given to each group. Groups were asked to write down their thoughts based on the question - What will you do if you become invisible? Will you use your power in a positive manner or for selfish gains. Students in groups were asked to write their thoughts and elaborate their thoughts. It not only provided them with a meaningful and thoughtful opportunity to express their wishes, ideas and express their moral, core value of the chapter, but also it helped them to analyse such situations and how to act wisely, they used their creative writing skills and enjoyed the activity. Here are some glimpses of it!
Make 3D shapes Math Activity (Grade - II) - 2023
All the students were engrossed in the activity and made different shapes as per given instructions.Students will be able to identify defining attributes of basic shapes. Students will be able to identify the number of sides that a triangle, rectangle, square, and circle have. Over all it was fun-filled and learning activity for students. Here are some glimpse of it:
Save Water 'Importance of Water' - 2023
Janmashtami Celebration - 2023
Janmashtami birth of lord Krishna. Janmashtami was celebrated with great zeal and pomp by the students of primary in Podar International School. Tiny tots came in attire of lord Krishna and Radha. Primary was decorated with Jhankis depicting the birth of Lord Krishna. Special assembly was conducted to mark the birth of deity. Children celebrated the occasion by the dancing and singing with full of enthusiasm. Music department played a vital role by singing, playing flute and at last the most awaited program of Dahi Handi was conducted. The pairs of cute little Radha and Krishna enjoyed the occasion. Teachers and staff took efforts for the celebration. So here are some of the glimpses of the day.
Teacher's Day Celebration - 2023
A teacher is the building block on which a society is built.The responsibility of a teacher is huge as they perform the job of shaping intellectual and creative minds who turn out to be the future of society. On this occasion the students of 1st to 10th standard planned an auspicious program for the teachers. They made the day happy and memorable by wishing the teachers heartily with flowers, greetings, dance, songs, and some interesting games. The teachers were overwhelmed with the love and care of students. So here are some of the glimpses.
Activity of Symbols Making - 2023

The students of Grade VII Himalaya and Sahyadri actively participated in the Democracy it's institutions activity. Looking for inspiring ways to motivate children and enhance their learning about the different political parties is necessary in today's present time, teaching young children about the political leaders and their involvement and the importance of political parties is a great way to provide contextualised learning experience. They have made the posters by using the charts and colours. They also explained in detailed by taking much efforts and interest. They understood that the leaders are very important and the voting process as well as the rights and responsibilities of citizenship. As it gives them an exposure to enhance their skills in more effective way. So here are few glimpses of the activity.

Folk Dance of Punjab Activity - 2023

"Introduction And Information About Folk Dance of India.

Introduction of Bhangra was given. The origin of dance , when it is performed , how it is performed what are the techniques used in the dance form and also hooting style used in bhangar was taught.

The basic bhangra steps were choreographed on Rang de basanti song and demonstrated the choreography. Students followed the same and tried their best to learn the techniques. Students active participation and energy to learn something new was amazing.

Biz Kids Bazaar - 2023

Biz Kids Bazaar was organized by the students and staff members of Podar International school #Pathardi within the school premises on 2 Sep 2023. Inauguration was done by chief guest HM. Mrunalini Shinde ma'am This event had provided opportunities to the students to discover and explore their talents, dreams, abilities and focus on showcasing their entrepreneurial efforts to the visitors. The products of different art like The Mandala Art, The Gond Art, The Manjusha Art and The Indian Arts were kept in the different galleries. For more involvement of parents, Food Zone, Selfie Point and Game zone was also organised for the parents which they have enjoyed, even they appreciated the students and the activity conducted by school for the future business entrepreneurs. The excellent feedback was given by the parents.

Sports period class activity Both leg step jump & Side step jump (Grade - VIII) - 2023
All Students practice in school premises and adopt skills, fitness, discipline, focus, Balance, concentration and Safety, It has been observed that every individual can focus on personality development. Keep it up!
Bhartiya Nritya "Hindi activity' - 2023
Student of Grade 4 and 5 prepared project of Indian dances and collected information about Indian dances and culture because of this they got knowledge of India's different dance form's.
National Sports Day Celebration - 2023
National Sports Day 2023 is observed on 29 August every year to commemorate the birthday of Indian hockey legend Major Dhyan Chand. On this day we pay an honour to his photo. A dance was showcased. Various games were organised like Tug of war and Kabbadi the students showed their energy and hard work and the true sportsman spirit.
Special assembly on Raksha Bandhan - 2023
In this session grade IV Ruby had a special assembly on "Raksha Bandhan". Where the students presented a beautiful skit and dance along with with song sung by the choir group that showed the relationship between a brother and sister, the bond that they share. The assembly was full of emotions and affection.
Rakhi and Card Making Competition - 2023
In this session the school had organised "Rakhi and Card making competition". Where the children Girls made beautiful Rakhi's and Boys showed their creativity while making Greeting cards. Children enjoyed doing the activity.
House Competition - Pitch It Up 'The Rise of Young Entrepreneurs' - 2023
In this session the school conducted 'House Competition' where 6 students from each house were selected and the students of each house promoted 3 products by enacting the advertisement of the products and also gave details about the product. They made pamphlets and charts to support their promotion of products.
Think Pair & Share Activity - 2023
In this session the students of grade 2 Alphanso & 2 Grape solved activity sheet on topic Think pair & share.In that they have learned to identify the community helper and they were able to identify their work. Learning Outcome: The students understood community helper and their particular work.
Talk Show 'World Entrepreneurs Day' - 2023
In this session grade IV students had a special assembly on the 'World Entrepreneurs Day'. Where the students of Gr IV and V students had enacted as NDTV reporters and few students did the role of Entrepreneurs like Ms. Falguni Nayar, Mr. William Nanda Bissell and Mr. Anshu Gupta and the remaining students played the role of audience. The assembly was enthusiastic and energetic. They played their roles efficiently in the guidance of the Teacher.
Field trip to Union Bank of India - 2023
As per the theme "Young Entrepreneur" the students of Gr. 5 & 6 were taken to a field trip to the union Bank where the children were given information about cash transaction slip, about saving account and the bank locker etc. The children were very excited to know information given by the employees of the bank.
Thematic Activity 'Theme: Marvellous Me Celebrating Me' - 2023
In this session the teachers of grade 1 explained and conducted worksheets allotted subject wise. The students creatively solved the thematic worksheet. The event was celebrated including dance and songs 'We are all special 'related to the theme.
Stress Management - 2023

Teachers along with their Principal Ms. Niti Jonathan i.e Principal Pathardi and Ms. Jesintha Parke, Principal Ojhar attended the training with enthusiasm . A very energetic session with inclusion of real life examples was delivered by resource person ,Dr Sudhir Hadke .This day of the training catering to the topic Stress Management was so excellent that each and every teacher could relate the examples given by Dr. Sudhir Hadke with them related to stress management. This session of the day gave experience to the teachers using various activities.

It was overall a wonderful training session based on stress management with real life situations.

Here are some glimpses of it.

Independence Day Celebration 'Phase 2' - 2023

Like all other festivals the Independence Day has a special place in the heart of every Indian. Not only does it symbolizes the celebration of wonderful years of freedom but also extends an emphatic message of the progressive future of our country. The 76th Independence Day of our motherland India, was celebrated with great enthusiasm and fervor by young Manthanites.

In this session Independence day program was celebrated in our school on 15th August this year. The program started at 7:30 am with the welcome of our honorable chief guest , respected Junior Commissioned officer Mr. Ramesh Patil. We all welcomed him with a round of applause and then with our principal ma'am. Our chief guest hoisted the flag at 7:30. We all sang our national anthem “Jan Gana Mana” with great pride and patriotism followed by zhanda geet. The students performed dance, Patriotic songs and skits. The celebration ended with Vande Mataram being sung by everyone. This event was full of patriotism and enthusiasm that kindled a sense of love for our country within the children. It also reminded us of the immense sacrifices of those who gave up their lives for the freedom of India.

Independence Day Celebration 'Phase 1' - 2023

Like all other festivals the Independence Day has a special place in the heart of every Indian. Not only does it symbolizes the celebration of wonderful years of freedom but also extends an emphatic message of the progressive future of our country. The 76th Independence Day of our motherland India, was celebrated with great enthusiasm and fervor by young Manthanites.

In this session Independence day program was celebrated in our school on 15th August this year. The program started at 7:30 am with the welcome of our honorable chief guest , respected Junior Commissioned officer Mr. Ramesh Patil. We all welcomed him with a round of applause and then with our principal ma'am. Our chief guest hoisted the flag at 7:30. We all sang our national anthem “Jan Gana Mana” with great pride and patriotism followed by zhanda geet. The students performed dance, Patriotic songs and skits.The celebration ended with Vande Mataram being sung by everyone. This event was full of patriotism and enthusiasm that kindled a sense of love for our country within the children. It also reminded us of the immense sacrifices of those who gave up their lives for the freedom of India.

Simulation of simple Circuits on Tinkercad (Grade - VII) - 2023
Thank you Note to tree - 2023
Nature constantly gives to humans, without ever wanting anything in return. Today Students of podar will practice gratitude by writing a message and thank a tree for all that it offers to animals and humans.
Group Activity on solving multiplication story sums - 2023
Students of grade 4 were taught how to solve multiplication sums and the story based on it. Steps to solve were explained and in case of doubt guidance was given for it. Students enjoyed the activity as they were doing sums with friends and learned it solve it in a better manner. Here are a few glimpses of it.
Music Instrumental learning Activity (Grade - VIII) - 2023
"Introduction And Information About Drum Set". Introduction of Drum set and its parts was explained to students. Also taught them how to play drum with different and unique techniques. They learned the basic beats (4/4) pattern and students were very curious to know about it. Also asked them to play the drum they were very excited and got the confidence to play those basic beats. Students active participation and energy to learn something new was amazing.
Activity of Model Making "The Interior of the Earth" - 2023
The students of Grade VII Himalaya and Sahyadri actively participated in the Interior of the Earth activity. Looking for inspiring ways to motivate children and enhance their learning about the different layers of the Earth is necessary in today's present time, teaching young children about the Interior of the Earth and the changes around it is a great way to provide contextualised learning experience. They have made the models by using the clay and balls. They also explained in detailed by taking much efforts and interest. They understood that the crust, the mantle, and the core are the three layers that make up the earth. As it gives them an exposure to enhance their skills in more effective way. So here are few glimpses of the activity.
Sports period class Indoor Games Activity (Grade - VIII) - 2023
All Students practice in school premises and adopt skills, fitness, discipline, focus, concentration and Safety, It has been observed that every individual can focus on personality development. Indoor Chess & Carrom activity available. Good opportunities are available in future. Keep it up!
Express Yourself Activity on the given theme "Young Entrepreneurs" - 2023

Different activities were done according to class.The students of Grades 1 and 2 had participated in a ‘Show and Tell Activity’ in which they have created their own Dream shop. The students of Grades 3 & 4 had made a flyer to get attention of customers to buy their products.The students of Grades 5 & 6 had participated in a class discussion on the topic -‘Entrepreneurship is worth leaving a 9-5 job for.’ The students of Grades 7 & 8 had compose a Jingle to advertise their favourite products of their choice. The writing process involves creating rhyming lines and composing a tune for the selected product.

Overall it was fun loving and learning session and students also showcased their innovative skills to become a good entrepreneurs. Here are some glimpses of it.

Math activity - Abacus (Grade - II B) - 2023
All the students engrossed into the activity and made different numbers on the abacus . They also learn how to do addition with the help of abacus . Over all it was fun-filled and learning activity for students.
Dress for favourite characters - 2023
Grade III students designed dress for their favourite characters.
English Activity My Monday Morning" (Grade- VI A) - 2023
All the students engrossed into the activity and wrote their Monday Morning Experience. They also learnt about how to describe and express own experience. Over all it was fun-filled and learning activity for students.
Lokmanya Tilak Jayanti - 2023
"Swaraj is my birth right and I shall have it." With this famous uttered words, the programme commenced with the traditional lamp lighting ceremony and Saraswati poojan. This was followed by a prayer by the school students and beautiful speech was given to remember his contribution towards education and struggle. It was a heartfelt gratitude to pay tribute to such great leader.
Special Assembly on Celebration of Kargil Divas - 2023
This assembly is conducted by grade 3 ganga. This remarkable day is celebrated on 26th July to rekindle the pride and valor of the soldiers who were part of operation vijay. The program went on smoothly followed by dance, songs and beautiful speech on this.
Hindi activity "Flower" (Grade- I) - 2023
All the students engrossed into the activity and made their favorite flower. They also learn about different flowers and its importance. Over all it was fun-filled and learning activity for students.
Teachers training second day in collaboration with Podar International School, Ojhar branch on the "Experiential Learning" - 2023
Teachers along with their Principal Ms. Niti Jonathan i.e Principal Pathardi and Ms. Jesintha Parke, Principal Ojhar attended the training with enthusiasm . A very energetic session with inclusion of real life examples was delivered by resource person ,Dr Sudhir Hadke .This second day of the training catering to the topic experiential learning was so excellent that each and every teacher could relate the examples given by Dr. Sudhir Hadke with them related to learning effectively. These sessions of two days gave experiences to the teachers using various activities and games like acting as blind person, then closing eyes and recalling and recollecting faded memories of our things nearby etc. Understanding of true the true work of a teacher was elaborated in detail through multiple activities. It kept the teachers engaged and engrossed in learning. It was overall a wonderful training session based on experiences of real life situation and remedial solutions were drawn for classroom situations. Here are some glimpses of it:
Teachers Training "Experiential Learning" - 2023
Teachers along with their Principal Ms. Niti Jonathan i.e Principal Pathardi and Ms. Jesintha Parke, Principal ojhar attended the training session on the given topic.The resource person for the same was Mr. Manpreet Singh Johar explained the lesson plan so well using experiential learning , also taught bloom taxonomy and SMART ways to develop our skills to deliver good lesson plans using experiential learning. It was overall an wonderful interactive session along with teachers participation in discussion. Here are some glimpses of it:
Nutrition in amoeba activity - 2023
The students of grade 7 Himalaya prepared a structure of amoeba to understand the nutrition in amoeba. This activity helped them to understand how pseudopodia helps the amoeba to engulf the food. Learning Outcomes: The students understood nutrition in amoeba. The students understood how amoeba engulfs the food and digests it.
Photosynthesis Activity - 2023

The purpose of this report is to document the photosynthesis activity conducted to investigate the process of photosynthesis in plants. With the help of this process Students gain a deeper understanding of this essential Biological process.They know about Productivity of agricultural crops directly depending upon the rate of photosynthesis. It provides oxygen in the atmosphere for all living organisms. It maintains the balanced level of oxygen and carbon dioxide in ecosystems.

Learning Outcome:
1) Engage in experiments that enable students to gather evidence of inputs and outputs of photosynthesis.
2) Understand the relationship between light and photosynthesis.
3) Understand the relationship between carbon dioxide and photosynthesis.
4) Students are able to understand the process of Photosynthesis.

Mathematics - Addition , Sub Topic - Properties of Addition (Grade II) - 2023
They learnt that there are 3 properties of Addition in which they understood that they know the facts of addition, recalled the concept learned, and solved sums related to the same. Here are few glimpses of it.
Teacher Training Session - 2023
Teachers along with Principal ma'am Ms. Niti Jonathan and Ms. Bhavisha Hirani attended the training session on implementation and delivering of outstanding lesson plan . The resource person for the same was Ms. Pooja Dharani, a wonderful and experienced trainer .She explained various ways of developing a good lesson plan and shared numerous strategies to carry out well planned classroom activities and provided many tips and tricks as to how one can deliver an outstanding lesson plan in class and how he or she can engage their class students effectively and productively. It was overall a fun filled learning session. Teachers showed their enthusiasm and skill expertise in all areas. Here are some glimpses of it.
Healthy Diet Activity 'Grade - III' - 2023
They all enjoyed learning Balanced and Healthy diet As they understood the importance of healthy food in daily diet. Students of Grade 3 also Had a healthy treat in their tiffins like Healthy parathas Sprouts and Salad. They all enjoyed the topic and participated in The Healthy Diet Activity with lots of Enthusiasm.
After School Sports Activity - 2023
Sports Nursery Chess Activity Achievement & Physical, Mental Focus Activity

Chess Sports Achievement

Student Name -

1. Heramb Raut Grade - 2
Achievement - Participation Certificate

2. Virat Patil Grade - 6
Achievement - Medalist Certificate

Participated in:- Inter School Rapid Chess Championship 2023, Organized by:- J M C T International School, Wadala, Nashik held on Sunday, July 9, 2023

All Students practice in school premises and adopt skills, fitness, discipline, focus, concentration and Safety, It has been observed that every individual can focus on personality development. All students are enjoying the activity.It is necessary for leading happy life. keep it up!

Good opportunities are available in future. "Excellent creative activity"

Dental Health Check Up - 2023

"A sparkling smile depicts a healthy heart"

Podar International School, Pathardi organized a dental health checkup camp for all its students from 10th July to 11th July 2023. The aim of the camp was to check, regulate and maintain the dental wellness of the students and spread awareness regarding dental health and hygiene.

Following the motto “prevention is better than cure“. This camp was organized in the school premise itself to ensure the dental health of the students. We are thankful to the "Smile Dental Clinic" medical attendees for helping us in this noble cause.

The Principal, Ms. Niti Jonathan thanked the team for enlightening the students on the concerned issue of dental care. Students cleared all the curiosities regarding the theme and learned a lot of measures that they can take care of to avoid dental illness.

Here are some glimpses of it.

Investiture Ceremony 2023-2024

“Leadership is the capacity to translate vision into reality “ - Warren Bennis

Podar International School, Pathardi conducted the Investiture Ceremony for the academic session 2023-2024 was held with great pomp and dignity in a special ceremony at the school ground. The event was presided over by the school Principal Ms.Niti Jonathan along with head mistress, Ms. Mrunalini Shinde. It was conducted with a high degree of earnestness and passion. The Investiture ceremony signifies the reliance and confidence that the school consigns in the newly invested office bearers, they also pledge to bestow their duties to the best of their abilities. The ceremony was held with lots of zeal and zest.

For this ceremony, a school prefectorial board is formed after scrutinise interviewing and selection which gives them a feel of functioning of an official administrative board.

Donning the mantle of accountability, the selected students are honoured with their respective badges such as Head Girl, Head Boy, Sport Captain etc and all the student council members take an oath to faithfully work for the school and uphold their values for the betterment of the school. The Principal appreciated and congratulated them and also encouraged them to put in honest efforts for every endeavour and become an inspiration for others. The function was carried out with songs, dance performance, parade and concluded with the national anthem.

Here are some glimpses of it:

Jumpstart activity - 2023
Theme : "Young Entrepreneurs - Discovering the Businessman in you'. Students actively participated in this activity on the given topic -Let's go for shopping under the theme discovering the businessman in you activity where Students enthusiastically designed the artwork of their shopping as per the topics allotted to them grade wise. Classrooms were decorated as per requirements. It was overall very interesting and learning activity conducted for students to evoke their imagination and engage them in the world of business and also to develop curiosity about different types of businesses and the work to be done for it accordingly. Here are some glimpse of it.
Dance Spirit Activity - 2023
School provides a space for entertainment and new techniques in dance. Students capture the South Indian, Tollywood style. They are seeking different angles, expressions according to dance forms. They actively involved and participated to perform various activities. School even enhanced the art of stunts, flexibility and determination in their dance sessions. All the performances seems more graceful For the school dance is still a part of traditional events but also as an element of new innovative performing experiences.
Chinese whisper with action - 2023
Grade 4 students thoroughly enjoyed the game *Chinese whisper with action* to experience the effects of communication gap. They realized the importance of receiving and communicating accurate message. The activity helped them to learn the proper use of Message writing.
Meera and Krishna stories - 2023

Students of grade 10 were taught about Meera and Krishna's stories and also some learnings were also discussed. They wrote the stanzas and presented the explanation of same very nicely. Here are a few glimpses of it.

A thoughtful English language activity 'Grade - X' - 2023
Activity was based on the chapter "A letter to God" wherein all the students were asked to write one letter to God asking for that one thing they want in their life and elaborate their thoughts. It not only provided them with a meaningful and thoughtful opportunity to express their wishes, ideas and learn the moral , core value of the chapter..but it also helped them to write a letter, and improve their creative writing skills. They enjoyed the activity and even read the letter written to God in the classroom one by one. All enjoyed listening to each other's wishes. Here are some glimpses of it!
Ashadhi Ekadashi Celebration - 2023

Galaxy Making Activity - 2023
The students of Grade VI actively participated in the galaxy activity. Looking for inspiring ways to motivate children and enhance their their learning about the galaxy as it is necessary in today's. In order to understand the nature and history of the universe it is good to study how the matter is organized and how that organization has changed through out cosmic time. As it gives students a exposure to enhance their skills in more effective way. So here are few glimpses of the activity.
Culmination of theme “TECH-IT-UP' - A World of Gadgets and Gizmos phase 2 - 2023
The school-wide theme - 'TECH-O-MANIA', organized by the students and staff members of the school within the premises. This event showcased the changes in technology in today's times.This event focused on how technology has moved into our lives and homes. The students shown and explain how technology has changed how we live today and how it might change in future. The event gave the students an opportunity to display their understanding and knowledge of the impact of technology in our lives.
Culmination of theme “TECH-IT-UP' - A World of Gadgets and Gizmos phase 1 - 2023
The school-wide theme - 'TECH-O-MANIA', organized by the students and staff members of the school within the premises. This event showcased the changes in technology in today's times.This event focused on how technology has moved into our lives and homes. The students shown and explain how technology has changed how we live today and how it might change in future. The event gave the students an opportunity to display their understanding and knowledge of the impact of technology in our lives.
International Yoga Day Celebration - 2023
Emphasized the significance of yoga as a holistic approach to health and well-being, proposing that June 21 be designated as Yoga Day. Students from grade 1 to 10 performed Yoga Aasan on the Ground with great enthusiasm Under guidance of Mr. Arjun Pable.
International Music Day Celebration - 2023
World Music Day is a global celebration of music in all its forms and genres. It emphasizes the universal language of music, transcending cultural, linguistic, and geographic boundaries. Students from Grade 4 performed Melodious Song and Music Teachers performed Jugalbandi on the occasion of this day.
Inaugurated Play Ground with EPDM floor - 2023
Play areas are the perfect place for children to engage in free play while expressing their fun-loving nature, developing crucial cognitive, physical, social and emotional skills. Principal Maam Ms. Niti Jonathan along with teachers inaugurated Play park area in the school. Here are a few glimpses of it.
Mind map on my family - 2023
In this session the students of grade 2 Alphanso made a mind map of their family. They made use of colours to make it attractive. Learning Outcome: The students understood the significance of relationships in family with the help of mind map.
House Competition on 'Tech Revolution 2050' - 2023
The students of Grade 3rd to 8th has participated in House Competition. The theme was "Tech - It Up" in that each house collected some material on new research, tech trends and upcoming technology, innovation news, predictions, recent science break throughs, and near future outlooks, and create a magazine on innovative technological ideas for the future. Different House members created their own Magzine/ Journal with a collection of Innovative Technological ideas for the future. Here are few glimpses of it.
Field Trip - 2023
Students of grade 7 and 8 visited Samiri Forge Private Limited, a manufacturing unit having their specialization in forging, machining components, and grooving them with the help of using the latest machining technologies. The purpose of taking students is to make them aware of using the latest technology in the company.
Special Assembly based on National Technology Day - 2023
Students of Grade 9 provided Information of technology. They informed about the importance of technology in our day to day life and how it connects us with everyone through variety of mediums. Students also conducted a quiz based on technology . Here are some glimpses of it.
Structure of Teeth - 2023
Teeth play a vital role in digestion. We have 4 types of teeth that help us to chew the food. Students prepared the jawline to understand the structure of the teeth. This helped them to understand and remember the shape and function of each tooth.
Best Teachers for the Academic year 2022-23
Congratulate the teachers of Podar International School Pathardi for achieving great success and getting awarded as the best teachers for the Academic year 2022-23 Five teachers from our School Ms. Ragini Tamboli, Ms. Sahana Shettigar, Ms.Chetna Nikam ,Ms. Monica kumari and Mr.Vishal Patekar received the best teacher award from the Lokmat Times based on their hard word, dedication and continuous contribution for the welfare of the School. We are extremely proud to have them with us. Wishing them all the best for their future endeavours
Two Days Teachers Training Workshop - 2023
The teachers training workshop is a program that equips teachers with techniques and modern pedagogical strategies that helps them to better connect, manage, and teach our students in a manner that ensures all students are learning and are beneficial. In this training program, our Resources person Dr.L Avinash enlightened us with his knowledge of #Classroom management#. Podar Ozar branch and Podar Igatpuri branch teachers along with the Principal joined us.
World Environment Day - 2023
To spread awareness about the conservation of our environment and take various preventive measures to avert the effects of Global warming. Since we all know that Global warming is the root cause of the devastation of our environment, our science teacher planted slappings in school premises to spread the message to plant more trees to purify the air and make the earth green.
Physical & Mental Focus Activity 'Grade- VI' - 2023
All Students practice in school premises and adopt skills, fitness, discipline, focus, concentration and Safety, It has been observed that every individual can focus on personality development. All students are enjoying the activity. It is necessary for leading happy life. keep it up! Good opportunities are available in future. "Excellent creative activity"
Physical Fitness activity 'Grade- I' - 2023
All Students practice in school premises and adopt skills, fitness, discipline, focus, concentration and Safety, It has been observed that every individual can focus on personality development. All students are enjoying the activity.It is necessary for leading happy life. keep it up! Good opportunities are available in future. "Excellent creative activity"
Physical Fitness activity 'Grade- III' - 2023
All Students practice in school premises and adopt skills, fitness, discipline, focus,concentration and Safety, It has been observed that every individual can focus on personality development. All students are enjoying the activity.It is necessary for leading happy life. keep it up! Good opportunities are available in future. "Excellent Creative activity"
"Sports Nursery" Post School Sports Activity - 'Football'
All Students practice in school premises and adopt skills, fitness, discipline, focus, concentration and Safety, It has been observed that every individual can focus on personality development. All students are enjoying the activity. It is necessary for leading happy life. keep it up! Good opportunities are available in future. "Excellent World Cup Game"
Vasant Vyakhyanmala Nashik Shatak Mahotsavi Varsh - 2023
"Vasant Vyakhyanmala Nashik Shatak Mahotsavi Varsh" Organized by Nashik District. Dance performance. *Date* - 10.05.2023 , *Day* - Wednesday. *Total participants* -38 students. Students practised for 8 days in the school and gave the best performance. Thanks to Principal Niti Jonathan and all supporting Coordinators for their kind support. All students and parents enjoyed this event.
"Sports Nursery" Post School Sports Activity 'Fencing' - 2023
All Students practice in school premises and adopt skills, fitness, discipline, focus, concentration and Safety, It has been observed that every individual can focus on personality development. All fencing students are enjoying the activity. It is necessary for leading happy life. Keep it up! Good opportunities are available in future. Miss. Shravani Taru Last Year Achievement State level - 3rd Place Bronze Medal.District Sports Office Competition (DSO) Congratulations. "Excellent Olympic Game"
Art Integration Activity - 2023
In this asked the students of grade IV to collect information about the various stages of cotton clothes.
Students engaged in an Thematic activity under the subject EVS for grade -1 ,to make "Marvellous Me - This is me" - 2023

In this session, students learned and identify the characteristics of their own face with the help of the mirror.

Learning Outcome: The students understood how unique they are from others.

  • The students were able to identify characteristics of their faces.
  • The students understood how different they are from their friends.

Overall the thematic activity was enthusiastically performed by the students of Grade-1 in the classroom.

Globe Reading Activity - 2023
The students of Grade IX Ramanujan actively participated in the globe reading activity. Looking for inspiring ways to motivate children and enhance their learning about the wider world is necessary in today's present time, teaching young children about the world around them is a great way to provide contextualised learning experience. Globes are something that naturally appeal to children for locating continents and oceans properly. As it gives them a exposure to enhance their skills in more effective way. So here are few glimpses of the activity.
Express yourself activity on the theme TECH-IT-UP for Grade 1 to 8 Part 2 - 2023
The theme is very well designed to ignite the awareness about the usage of technological gadgets and their significance in their daily routine. It genuinely helped the students to give a thought to consider the role and dependence of technology on the human race. The activity provided an opportunity to higher grade students to structure and organize their thoughts into coherent speech. The Grade 1 and 2 students enjoyed listening to a goofy robot story and creating the play dough Goofy Robot.
Express yourself activity on the theme TECH-IT-UP for Grade 1 to 8 - 2023
The theme is very well designed to ignite the awareness about the usage of technological gadgets and their significance in their daily routine. It genuinely helped the students to give a thought to consider the role and dependence of technology on the human race. The activity provided an opportunity to higher grade students to structure and organize their thoughts into coherent speech. The Grade 1 and 2 students enjoyed listening to a goofy robot story and creating the play dough Goofy Robot.
A successful series of activities to enhance a child's overall psychological health and well being - 2023
Activities conducted were based on the specific development of their physical health as well as intellectual abilities. The students from grades 1-5 were indulgent in interesting power poses and yoga whereas grades 6-9 learnt to make new-year planners and learnt time management.
Commenced the new beginning of the academic year 2023 - 24 with the *Introduction of School club activities* to Grade 1 to 8 students
The students were very excited to learn and understand the activities in the clubs choosen by them according to their interest. These activities helped them to develop and improve the social skills as well as leadership. It gave them a insight about the same not only by the teachers but also by their peers and volunteers. These school club activities are beneficial in grooming their talent and shaping their hobbies.
"132nd Birth day of Dr. B. R. Ambedkar" which is very well known as 'Equality Day' in our country - 2023
On this occasion, the students of Grade 9 recalled the contributions of Babasaheb and expressed the gratitude for his extraordinary work on presenting the final draft of Indian Constitution and vision for the emerging India. One of the student gave the speech about, efforts taken by him to reform the country, gender equality and the economic development. Dr. B.R. Ambedkar is truly a gentleman who has inspired millions of people all over the world.
Birthday Anniversary of Mahatma Jyotiba Phule - 2023
Podar international school,in this session the assembly was conducted by 4th Diamond on this occasion,a student disguised as Mahatma Jyotiba Phule.Assembly followed by -Prarthna,Suvichar based on his life, News , Tathya based on his life, Interesting facts about his life, Speech about his life conclude with National Anthem.
Happy Siblings Day - 2023
On Siblings Day, let's celebrate the unbreakable bond of friendship that siblings share for life, no matter the disagreements or arguments they may have. Share a picture in the comments below that capture the unique relationship you have with your brother or sister and celebrate the love between siblings today and always! #SiblingsDay #BrotherSisterLove #FamilyBonding #podarites #MoreThanGrades
Jumpstart Activity 'Tech It up' - 2023
Grade 1 - 8 performed different activities regarding technology and different gadgets. Students fun fairly participated in this activity on the given theme - Tech it up activity where students passionately designed the art work as per the topics allotted to them grade wise. Classroom were decorated as per the requirement. It was overall very interesting and learning activity conducted for students to enhance there interest towards technologies and also engage them for the future world through technology related gadgets. And also develop the curiosity about techno-life around them. Here are some catch sight of it.
International Day of Sport for Development and Peace - 2023
Today, we celebrated the Sports have the power to unite people, break down barriers, and create a better world. Let's continue to use the transformative power of sports to promote peace, equality, and social change around the globe.
Vastu Poojan to inaugurate the first floor - 2023
Ram Navami - The day denotes to light the inner light !! By conquering all the sadness and worries we need to live and be in the present moment, feeling satisfied. This day was the perfect day for the new beginning for Our Vastu Poojan and Havan of the first floor with religious rituals.The spiritual guidance and chants by his Grace Ayodhya Das Guruji and some devotional songs by our teachers made the occasion heart touching and significant. Be content and happy within yourself was the best takeaway for the entire staff members. We are all set and looking forward to a blissful and productive academic year 2023-24
"Thematic Activity Term - II” Game- Pegging up my seasonal clothes (Physical Exercise: Session 9 & 10) - 2023

   
"Thematic Activity Term - II” Game- Tie Race (Physical Exercise: Session 7 & 8) - 2023

In this session, students engage in an activity on the theme of ‘Clothes’. The activity is geared towards the development of strength, stamina and flexibility, as they revise the core theme of the unit.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES
*The students will be able to follow instructions and rules.
*The students will be able to work and collaborate with their peers.
*The students will be able to build physical endurance as they walk/run with their partners.

SKILLS DEVELOPED
*Collaboration
*Gross Motor skills
*Physical endurance

RESOURCES AND MATERIALS
*Teacher’s Resource – ‘Tie Game’
*4 neckties
*Chalk
*Whistle

*First aid kit
"Thematic Activity Term - II” Game- ‘Into My Fabric Bucket’ (Physical Exercise: Session 5 & 6) - 2023

In this session, students engage in an activity on the theme of ‘Clothes’. The activity is geared towards the development of strength, stamina and flexibility, as they revise the core theme of the unit.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES
*The students will be able to follow instructions and rules.
*The students will be able to work and collaborate with their peers.
*The Students will be able to walk/run at varying speeds.
*The Students will be able to aim and throw a ball.

SKILLS DEVELOPED
*Collaboration
*Gross Motor skills
*Physical endurance

RESOURCES AND MATERIALS
*Teacher’s Resource – ‘Into My Fabric Bucket’
*4 Buckets
*4 Basketballs
*Chalk
*Paper
*Tape
*First aid kit

"Thematic Activity Term - II” Game- Past vs. Present (Physical Exercise: Session 3 & 4) - 2023

In this session, students engage in an activity on the theme of ‘Clothes’. The activity is geared towards the development of strength, stamina and flexibility, as they revise the core theme of the unit.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES
*The students will be able to follow instructions and rules.
*The students will be able to work and collaborate with their peers.

SKILLS DEVELOPED
*Collaboration
*Team Work
*Thinking Skills
*Gross Motor Skills

RESOURCES AND MATERIALS
*Teacher’s Resource – ‘Past vs. Present Game’
*Jackets
*Dupattas
*Safety pins
*Whistle
*Chalk

Thematic Activity Term - II 'Game - Star Jumps (Physical Exercise: Session 1 & 2)' - 2023

In this session, students engage in an activity on the theme of ‘Clothes’. The activity is geared towards the development of strength, stamina and flexibility, as they revise the core theme of the unit.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES
*The students will be able to follow instructions and rules.
*The students will be able to work and collaborate with their peers.

SKILLS DEVELOPED
*Collaboration
*Physical endurance
*Gross motor skills

RESOURCE AND MATERIALS
*Water
*First Aid Kit

KEY VOCABULARY
*Onam - a very important harvest festival in South India
*Baisakhi – a festival celebrated to mark the onset of spring in India
*Dussehra - a celebration of victory of Hindu God Rama over demon Ravana
*Makar Sankranti - an Indian festival celebrated by several states of India around mid - January
*Holi - the Hindu festival of colors which celebrates the onset of spring.

Students engaged in an activity to make My book of season - 2023

In this session, students learned and identify the characteristics of different seasons with the help of My book of the season.

Learning Outcome: The students understood names of different seasons.

  • The students were able to identify characteristics of different seasons.
  • The students understood how different clothes are worn in different seasons.

The students understood the different weather conditions.

Science and Mathematics Exibition and Competition - 2023
In this Students from grade 1 to grade 9 prepare projects on different topics related to science and Mathematics. Projects can engage students in authentic science experiences--essentially the work of experts. Projects can encourage sustained reasoning, connect classroom to personal problems, make science relevant to everyday life, and prepare students for lifelong learning.
Students learned about the difference between skeletal, muscular, digestive - 2023

1. In this session ,students enjoyed the activity of making skeletal system with the help of cotton buds.

2. They explored the difference between systems in human body.

Learning outcomes:
1. The students learned about the difference between skeletal system and muscular system.
2. Students were able to identify and describe about the bones.
3. Students were able to make the skeletal system with the help of cotton buds.

Students understood more about the skeletal system.

Culmination of the Theme Pleat by Pleat - 2023
In the Culmination event, Students made different things out of Old clothes and sold them in the Flea market which was organized in the school campus giving the message of recycling of clothes. In this, students from grades 1 to 8 had given different topics/things to make by using old clothes. All grade students got a chance to show their creativity through it. House competition was also conducted. Grades 6, 7, and 8 went for walkathon and gave the message of 'Eco warrior' Do not buy clothes unnecessarily.
Marathi Language Day - 2023
February 27 is celebrated as 'Marathi Rajbhasha Diwas' in Maharashtra. On the occasion of this day, various programs are organized in schools to promote the Marathi language. This day is celebrated as the birth anniversary of Vishnu Vaman Shirwadkar (Kusumagraj), a Marathi writer. Students from Grade 1 to Grade 9 participated in the Celebration by performing on festival songs , Lezim and presented Marathi poem. There was a procession on Granth Dindi and different festivals of Maharashtra. Happy Marathi Rajbhasha Diwas.
Anek Shabdo ke liye Ek Shabd 'Grade V' - 2023
Students of grade V were taught about the using of single word for many words or a phrase also known as one word substitution in hindi grammar. Students understood the concept very well and answered during the class for the questions asked. Creative wall hangings were made by students on which they wrote the words and presented the topic very nicely. Here are a few glimpses of it.
Air Pressure Activity - 2023
The students of Grade 7th actively participated in the activity where they have preformed activity on Air Pressure also has a pressure and it can hold water, students performed this activity with the material which is easily available at home like- bowl, a glass and water. Here are a few glimpses of it.
Shiv Jayanti - 2023
Shivaji Jayanti reminds us of the courageous act of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj which inspire the coming generation forever to show their courage with respect to their nation. Students from Grade 1 to Grade 9 participate in Celebration by performing on Shivaji Maharaj's song, giving inspiring speech, and singing Powads. Happy Shivaji Jayanti to all of you
Animation creation activity 'Grade 3 and 4' - 2023
This is a part of the ongoing Computer practicals on Pivot Animator The students created short animations displaying their creativity, story development skills and understanding of the Animation tools.
Nashik Little Champs - 2023
In this Competition various activities were arranged for different age group of children to encourage and showcase the talent each one had. Students from our school actively participated in here and bagged various trophies, certificates and gifts. Each one was appreciated for the talent they performed. Here are a few glimpses of it.
Fit India Movement School Week Activities - Day - 6 Playing Time - 2023
The Fit India School Week was celebrated as Fitness Week in partnership with the Ministry of Education. In this, student from Grade 1 to Grade 9 and Teachers also Played different Games to increasing the stamina, fitness and overall strength.
Physical Education Fitness Wheelbarrow Activity - 2023
Wheelbarrow exercise Benefit - Physical Development Factor - 1.Balance / 2.Coordination / 3.Strength / 4.Reaction time / 5.Muscler Endurance
FIT India movement school week Day- 5 Sports Quiz House Competition - 2023
Healthy competition inspires kids to do their best – not just good enough. This quote rightly stated about our champs that created such a great atmosphere. Students of Grade VI to IX were selected and had a Sports Quiz competition between the 4 houses of our school. Each one of them was curious about the competition and played it very enthusiastically. All the members learned a lot more about sports today. Here are a few glimpses of it.
Fit India activities - Day 4 - Poem/Essay Writing and Dance session - 2023
The Fit India School Week was celebrated as Fitness Week in partnership with the Ministry of Education. In this, students from grade 1 to 9th were a part of these activities where all the students encouraged to write an essay or poem on the Body mind fitness and wellness which was guided by Ms Vishakha Bagul. Along with this there was a session on aerobics .This session was conducted by well known choreographer Mr. Aakash Borade which emphasized on increasing the stamina, fitness and overall strength.
Field Trip to a Textile Mart - 2023
The students of Grade 4 to 5 were taken for field trip to Sai Textile Mart located at Pathardi Phata, Nashik. Here the aim of the visit was to understand different types of fabrics, how they are manufactured and sold. The owners beautifully explained the types and briefly elaborated the process of making of it. Students gathered a lot of information during the session. Here are a few glimpses of it.
Poster making Competition for all Students on the theme "Fit Body, Fit mind, Fit Environment - 2023
The Fit India Movement was launched Nationwide by our Prime Minister on 29th August 2019. CBSE has decided to celebrate. MH also participated in the event with great enthusiasm. As a part of the Movement Podar International School, Pathardi has conducted physical activities like Poster making competition.The objective of this movement is to develop sports quotient among all the students to achieve a healthy lifestyle and to understand the need of regular physical activities and higher level fitness thus enhance self-esteem and confidence among the students. Poster making competition for Grade 1st to 9th on Fit Body-Fit Mind- Fit Environment made the students aware about the importance of physical and mental body fitness and also about their surroundings. Which gives them a message that it is important to keep their environment in a healthy way in order to achieve physical and mental fitness.
Learning Outcome: The students learned about the weather station - 2023

In this session, students enjoyed the activity to make the weather station. They explored the season and different weather conditions.

Students learned about the different weather conditions as they revised the core theme of the unit. The students summarised their learning by making a My Weather Station.

Learning Outcome: The students learned about the weather station.

The students were able to identify and describe the factors that cause the various types of weather.

The students can compare different types of weather and identify similarities and differences.

The students understood the different weather conditions.

Hindi activity on the topic of chandrabindu and visarg ki matra - 2023
Students of Grade 1 choose the correct option in given activity sheet and they learned matras Very nicely. They enjoyed while colouring pictures.
Fit India Day - 2 Mental Fitness Activities Workshop - 2023

Mental skill based activities from grade 5-9.

The balance of mind, body and soul, their executive functioning and regulate emotions was discussed in a Q & A session.

Practice makes a man perfect and how habits play a vital role to do so was psychologically expressed. Activities based on memory and attention span was taken.

Mind and body aren't separate they modify to work with one another for emotional stability and healthy living. Cognitive stimulation on how to develop good problem solving and work on cognitive muscles to work more smoothly.

Shaping up the random structures to a sport instrument was another creative and brain nerving task allocated to the students in the form of activity. Diet, sleep hygiene as well as how choice to improve is the source of enhancement in sports was discussed.

A Grow model in the coaching process was introduced. G-goal R-reality O-options W-will. How to experiment wisely is a part of reflection and understanding yourself better. And self-talk needs to be positive in order to work on self and well-being as a whole. All in all the examples of sports movies motivated children towards fitness and overall development which would prove to be beneficial in their lives indeed.

Printing on the cloth using household objects" (Grade- III)
To understand the application of colourful prints on the clothes students used household objects to *Dip in the watercolor and print* it on the paper. Here they learned to inculcate the use of print in our day today life, so that they can try it later on the cloth.
Fit India movement activities Day- 1 Yoga Session - 2023
The Fit India School Week was celebrated as Fitness Week in partnership with the Ministry of Education. In this, students from grade 1 to 9th were a part of this yoga activity where all the students performed different types of yoga, exercises, pranayama, Sirsasana etc. done to keep the awareness and benefits of doing yoga for fitness. This session was conducted by the sports teacher-Ms. Pratima Shitole with a view to make fitness an integral part of our daily lives. Here are some glimpses of it.
Express Yourself activity on the given theme pleat by pleat 'Traversing the World of Sustainable Fabrics' - 2023
In this the students from grade 1 to 8th std were given different topics on the basis of given theme pleat by pleat to express their thoughts. This activity gave a sense of learning amongst all the students regarding the use of clothes. Students enjoyed doing this activity with a lot of enthusiasms. Here are some glimpse of it.
Challenge - 71 World Suryanamskar Day Celebration in School - 2023

In this, students along with teachers, parents and other staff members performed suryanamskar very enthusiastically to keep their health fit and healthy.

Everyone performed and achieved a Challenge of 71 suryanamskar. School emphasises the importance of this yoga enhancing physical and mental health development of the people.

Overall it was a refreshing session for all as it will be helpful to relieve oneself from stress and fatigue and all the muscle strains. It is also helpful for development of mind and increasing confidence level amongst all.

Here are some glimpses of it. Suryanamaskaar Day Celebration.

CHALLENGE - 71 Completed

Congratulations all

Grade - 1 & 2 150 x 40= 6000
Grade - 3 to 9 350 x 71= 24850
Teachers - 12 71 x 12= 852
Teachers - 1 40 x 1= 40
Teachers - 3 60 x 3= 180
Parents - 4 71 x 4= 284
Parents - 2 50 x 2= 110
  Total = 32, 316
Honey Bee Park (Picnic) - 2023
School took students for a picnic to Honey Bee Park from Grade 1 to 4th std . It was a lovely experience as all the students enjoyed a lot. A supportive guide was given who was giving all the information regarding honey bees and their production. A short movie was shown on honeybees to students and after that delicious lunch was offered to the students as well as to the teachers. School also took students to Baswant Raisin Garden ,where children enjoyed gathering knowledge about raisins and different games were played by them. It was overall a fun-filled trip which enriched everyone's mind with freshness. Here are some glimpse of it!
Informative session on Great leader - 2023
The students of Grade 7th actively participated in the activity where they have show case the forts captured by Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj, they creatively presented it in front of the class in groups. Here are a few glimpses of it.
Trip to flower Garden - 2023
PIS Pathardi arranged a field trip for grade V to IX to flower garden, Tryambakeshwar road, Nashik. The best way to learn how to describe a garden is to think about it. A good description needs to convey what something looks like, what sounds you hear, smells you notice, as well as what things you touch actually feel. Trip worked as a stress buster for all. It made children to elucidate the concept of nature and its beauty. students not only enjoyed it but also contemplated about nature. Students had experienced different adventure rides, military garden and play park. It was a stupendous experience for all.
Student Council Meeting - 2023
Meeting Agenda - 1) 26th Republic day Celebration plan / 2) SuryaNamskar day / 3) FIT INDIA Movement / 4) Discipline Self and Team
74th Republic Day was celebrated with great pride - 2023

The ceremony began with the welcoming and hoisting of the tricolour flag by Ms. Niti Jonathan, Principal of Podar International School, Pathardi, accompanied by the head mistress, Ms. Mrunalini Shinde followed by the National Anthem.

The celebration commenced with the address to the students by the school principal. She dedicated a beautiful speech on human spirit to triumph in the face of adversity and all the sacrifices done by the great warriors. She stressed the fact that we have used the crisis as an opportunity to build on our strengths and also the efforts taken by the school students to showcase their talents and skill to perform on this beautiful day.

Immediately after the speech, the cultural program started including patriotic songs and dance performance by the primary and secondary section of the school, and also, at the end, flag tricolour formation was done which resembles the unity in diversity.

Listening to and singing patriotic songs, triggered in the students, teachers and parents with many emotions; pride, love and respect for the country. Beautiful art forms; drawings, paintings & dance performances also generated loyalty, patriotism and showcased our rich cultural heritage.

At the end, flag tricolour formation was done which resembles the unity in diversity.

No celebration is complete without making us feel proud of the fact that, “Saare Jahan se Acha Hindustan Hamara”.

Also, School celebrated Vasant Panchami with great enthusiasm. This festival is celebrated with Saraswati puja, to get the blessings from the goddess Saraswati, followed by “Saraswati Vandana’ as they implored the goddess to bestow the gift of knowledge and wisdom on everyone.

Overall it was an enjoyable celebration for all.

Here are some glimpses of it

Mathematics - Made beautiful and creative charts of the days of the week, months of the year and different types of clicks for " Time School" - 2022
Students of Grade 2 were asked to make creative and beautiful charts of the day of the week, Months of the year and attractive clock . They learnt about the number of days , the number of months and how to read and write time . Even they understood time is very important for our life. In this activity students made beautiful and creative charts . Here are few glimpses of it.
Integration with Hindi language and Art - 2022
"Don’t make trees rare, keep them with care.” is a very famous quote that teaches us to conserve the trees. In the integration of language with art a session was conducted where students of grade 5 were taught to stop the cutting of trees and conserve them and share the messages with everyone so that our lives aren't adversely affected. Creative posters were made by each and every member in this activity and presented it. Here are a few glimpses of it.
Chart of Articles - 2023
In this session the students were asked to make a chart of Articles. Where they made the chart using the shape of cloud and drops and the uses of articles in sentences.
Participation in Inter School Science Exhibition - 2023
The students of Grade 6 to 9 actively participated in Inter School Science Exhibition which was held at Rudra The Practical School. Here the aim of our participants was to showcase their extra ordinary talents. The best of the inventions were selected and presented for the competition. Each and every member of the group gave their level best and performed effectively. Students of Grade 7 secured 3rd position for presenting a project on topic renewable sources of energy. Other participating students received a memento and were appreciated too for their best of the efforts. Here are a few glimpses of it.
A special Assembly and Celebrated Makar-Sankranti in school - 2023

Kite flying is an integral part of the Indian festivities especially during Makar-Sankranti, a festival celebrated in mid-January.

Today a special assembly was conducted by grade I Rose highlighting the importance of celebrating makar-sankranti.

Students celebrated this festival with enthusiasm on the school premises. They wore black colour dresses and were completely absorbed in the festive spirit.

It was a sight to behold as the students raced up and down the field with cheerful faces, closely followed by a rainbow of kites trailing up in the sky. At last, Sankranti celebrations are incomplete without sharing ‘tilgul’ .With this thought ,students distributed ‘tilgul’ sweets to one and all by saying ‘til gud ghya aani god god bola’. This event marks up a learning session also that students need to be open-minded, tolerant and respectful towards each other and cherish similarities in their beliefs and cultures.

Overall it was an enjoyable celebration for all. Here are some glimpses of it.

Hindi activity ki matra - 2023
Students of Grade 1 wrote the words and also made the picture using sound of matra. It helped students to understand the sound and also increased their creativity as they were involved in making pictures based on the given words using the symbol matra.
Kite and Poster Making Activity - 2023
Marking the beginning of makar-sankaranti celebration,students from grade 1 to 6 were a part of this activity. All the students used their creative skill to make posters and kites based on the theme-makar sankaranti. It was a wonderful beginning day for the students wherein all of them sat together on the ground in a circle .It was an amazing experience for both teachers and students. Here are some glimpses of it.
To draw pictures of modes of transportation - 2023
Students in grade 2 enjoyed drawing while learning about modes of transportation. They enjoyed and learned about different types of transportation. Learning Outcome- Students learned about modes of transportation.
Mathematics Patterns 'Made beautiful and creative Piggy Bank on Money' - 2023
Students of Grade 2 were asked to make a creative and beautiful Piggy Bank with waste bottles, colour paper and decorative things . They learnt about how to save money and value for money . Even they understood that saving is very important for our life. In this activity students made beautiful and creative Piggy Bank. Here are few glimpses of it.
Opposites / Antonyms activity - 2023
This activity helped the students of grade I to perform the fun filled activity with lots of enthusiasm and which they enjoyed a lot. they also understood the concept clearly by examples i.e.In/Out,Dry/Wet. The activity helped to think creatively and also relate the concept with the real objects and pictures used while teaching improved their Vocabulary skills and knowledge.
Jumpstart 'Pleat by Pleat - Traversing the world of sustainable fabrics' - 2023
Students actively participated in this activity on the given theme -pleat by pleat activity where Students enthusiastically designed the artwork as per the topics allotted to them gradewise. Classrooms were decorated as per requirements.It was overall very interesting and learning activity conducted for students to evoke their imagination and engage them in the world of fabrics by asking questions related to it and also to develop curiosity about differents types of fabric around them. Here are some glimpse of it.
Art Integrated English Activity - 2022
Students of Grade 3 were given an activity of explaining the entire process of "BANDHANI MAKING" wherein they not only learnt about fabrics and clothing materials but also learnt its process. They made a beautiful chart depicting all the steps involved in bandhani prints which is a famous part of Rajasthan's clothing culture. Students used the cut outs of bandhani pattern in the chart paper and wrote about the steps involved in its formation. They learnt about it in a creative way. Here are some glimpses of it. 
Hindi Activity Integration with Language - 2022
In this session, students of Class V were taught the chapter 'Saccha TirthYatri'. Children learned about various pilgrim places. They were asked to create beautiful charts mentioning their favourite pilgrim place situated in their state. They creatively made and presented it and also learned a little more about their state through this. Here are a few glimpses of it.
Donation campaign on occasion of Christmas - 2022

On 21st December students of grade 1st to 4th participated in the campaign as it was primary level donation camp.Everyone participated with lots of enthusiasm as it was a great pleasure for them to see happy and cheerful faces. We all staff and students visited rural area and pathardi gaon. As it is said "Every happy memory created for child is another treasure of lifetime". The campaign was a great success as the students of podar international school sang Christmas carols explain importance of Christmas and spread joy on on each one face.

The campaign was organised under the guidance of school principal Niti Jonathan. The school coordinators and teaching staff and non teaching staff supported the campaign.

Podar Volunteer Program - 2022
School had organised volunteer camp in the nearby village school. Where the students from the slum area are being taken care of by Gajendra sir and Pratima ma'am along with their colleagues. The students of Podar International school, Pathardi primary section had visited the slum area school students. The students sang welcome song for us . Our students sang Christmas Carol's , enjoyed interacting with them and distributed stationary
Activity on 3D designing - 2022
Grade 5. This is a part of the ongoing Computer practicals on Tinkercad. The students created models of automobiles, rockets and robots, displaying their understanding of the 3D design tools.
Yoga Session Activity - 2022
Yoga activity- stretching, twisting, turning bending, Balancing etc. Development factor- Coordination, Balance, Reaction time, Flexibility etc. All students enjoy this session.
Art Integrated English Activity - 2022
Students were asked to make a wall hanging based on the grammar topic Sentences. With the help of this activity students not only learnt about the topic in detail like sentences description, its types but also about how to represent the same, its types in a creative wall hanging. It turned out to be productive way to engage them in learning as well as enhancing their creative skills. Here are some glimpses! 
Fourth Grand "Annual Concert" - 2022
The theme of the Annual concert was "BAHUBALI". The event was a big success for all the students and teachers. Each and every student of each class was a part of this grand event, starting from Grade 1 till Grade 9. Including all the students of the School was a big task but our teachers did a marvellous job in standing out and marking a productive standard for coming years. Students performed t