Marathi Activity - 2024
Teacher's Training Programme - 2024

Podar group of schools organized a 1 day Teacher training programme at Podar International Pathardi campus on 28th April 2024.

The one day workshop was organised under the guidance of the Principal of Pathardi school Ms. Niti Jonathan Ma'am and was in collaboration with the Central Board of secondary education Pune. Podar Pathardi, Deolali, along with Vivekanand English School, Jalna teachers participated in a one day training workshop.

The workshop focused on topics on Value Education and techniques to use values of education in accordance with the New Education Policy 2020 headed by the resource persons as Ms. Bhavisha Hirani and Dr. Manohar Mahajan.

In this training workshop teachers would be trained through Mentorship Programmes to nurture ethical reflection, values clarification and behaviour modification among their students in a number of ways. In these classroom experiences would develop in them, a storehouse of moral examples to guide them, viz, the special love and a sense of duty to their parents and families, friends and others within and outside, but related to their sphere of life importance of honesty and trust in human relationships.

By the end of the session the teachers were able to know about 5 step approaches like Knowing, Making judgments, Believing , Action , Internalization.

Lastly the session was concluded by a feedback session by teachers.

International Dance Day Celebration - 2024

Podar International School, #Pathardi observed the ceremony of World Dance day.

“There are shortcuts to happiness and dancing is one of them.”

Dance is a form of creative expression through physical movement that includes rhythmic movements that accompany music. The day was celebrated in PIS Pathardi with full enthusiasm. Students of grade VI - Rajguru presented the special assembly with an awesome dance performance.

In the beginning of the program the dance teachers of the school Ms. Shweta and Miss. Dnyaneshwari performed a devotional and fabulous dance performance. The dance experiences include choreographing, viewing, and analyzing the steps. All the students have enjoyed the moments with the various energetic songs.

Principal of the school Ms. Niti Jonathan motivated and encouraged the students as well as teachers to take part in the celebration.

Field trip at Sarvajanik Vachanalay - 2024

Field Trip at Sarvajanik Vachanalay and Museum, Tilak Road, Shalimar, Nashik.

The students of Grade VI to VIII of Podar International School,Pathardi , Nashik visited Sarvajanik Vachanalaya and Museum, Tilak Road,Shalimar,Nashik On 26/04/2024 where a large number of books were available for reading and purchasing.

An antique Museum was also there. Students were taken there too for the visit. They collected lots of information about ancient things from the Museum.The visit was a unique experience for the students as they got to learn about more types of books and ancient things. Children were very happy and excited to visit such a huge Library and Museum.A Librarian Ma'am explained about different sections and books available there. She also explained and showed the book of Indian Constitution. Students asked their quarries and tried to gain more knowledge about it.

This Field Trip was indeed an informative and a great learning experience.

Computer Activity - 2024
Podar International School,#Pathardi Conducted , a Computer subject activity for students of Grade 6 based on student centered learning. This was done using the jigsaw learning methodology. Students studied features of each category of modern computers and taught it to their peers. They did it sincerely and also had a lot of fun learning.
Thematic activity 'I-card Making Activity' - 2024
Students enjoyed learning I card making activity As they understood the importance of the I card, Students of Grade 1 were made an I-card on topic ' about me'. They all enjoyed the topic and participated in The I-card Making Activity with lots of Enthusiasm.
Chart Making on Solar System - 2024
An activity was conducted for the students of Grade 6 by SST teachers. The topic was The Structure of the Solar system. Students prepared the charts of the solar system by using different colour pens and markers. They enjoyed the activity as it gave an opportunity to exemplify their artistry.
Legends of Laughter - 2024
The students of Grade 8 A Dhyanchand * conducted the assembly under the theme Ink & imagination. The topic of assembly was Legends of Laughter. A skit was performed by the students in the form of an interview. Anant Pai,Charles Schulz, Stan Lee students understood the significance of the comic characters like Chacha Chacha Chaudhary which navigates the path to reach success in their life. This activity encouraged them to lead a Positive Life and boosted their confidence.
Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Jayanti Celebration - 2024

Podar International School, Pathardi conducted a Special Assembly on Friday, April 12 to mark the occasion of Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar's Jayanti on April 14th. The students of Grade 9A participated enthusiastically and spoke about Dr Ambedkar's contribution to our Nation. Students shared Facts about Dr Ambedkar, acted in a skit where they played the role of journalists and interviewed a young Babasaheb Ambedkar to know more about his life journey, challenges and inspiration. A student also enacted Dr Ambedkar and shared his vision for the country while framing the Constitution. On the whole, it was an informative and inspiring Assembly where the students gained insights on the life of our Nation's visionary Leader.

Jumpstart Activity 'Ink and Imagination' - 2024
The jumpstart activity was conducted by Podar International School, Pathardi from grade 1 to 8th std with great zeal and enthusiasm . It helps to boost their creativity , imagination to have innovative skills and to build interest among the students under the given theme Ink and Imagination. The overall activity was fun and a learning session too for all the students.
Mahatma Jyotirao Phule Jayanti Celebration - 2024
Teacher Training Session - 2024
Jumpstart Activities - 2024
School Reopening Ceremony 2024-2025

The school reopening ceremony for the academic year 2024-25 took place on 4th April, 2024 with great enthusiasm and excitement. All teachers and staff members along with respected principal mam Ms. Niti Jonathan made special efforts to welcome the students and create an inspiring atmosphere. The school premises were beautifully decked up to welcome the students. The school held a special assembly where the principal mam addressed the students and motivated them for a happy n prosperous and successful journey ahead. All the class teachers introduced themselves and students looked charming and energetic to start their new journey of a new class . Hence, the entire day was very fruitful along with the dispersal of the students. Here are some glimpses of it.

Women's Day Celebration - 2024

It is a day when women are recognized for their achievements without regard to divisions, whether national, ethnic, linguistic, cultural, economic or political. Since those early years, International Women's Day has assumed a new global dimension for women in developed and developing countries alike.

The celebration was enjoyed by all the teachers and students, Students of grade 6th Rajguru performed a Dance based on different roles and responsibilities of women. The students also gave the speech on this special occasion.

Principal Miss Niti Jonathan felicitated the chief Guest Mrs. Vimal Kashinath Swami Wasmatkar who is spreading the awareness of plastic ban and distributing the stitched cloth bags free of cost to all the people.

Principal ma'am felicitated all the female teachers with flowers and sash. Grade 1 to 9 all the students enjoyed the moment happily. So here are some of the glimpses of program.

Different Types of Vehicles Activity 'EVS' - 2024
Students enjoyed learning Different Vehicles. As they understood the different Vehicles, Students of Grade 2 were make a chart on topic different vehicles. They all enjoyed the topic and participated in The Different Vehicles Activity with lots of Enthusiasm.
Thematic Yoga Activity 'Grade II' - 2024

Learning objectives -

Develop the body components -
1.Balance
2.Coordination with the muscles
3.Flexibility
4.Reaction on Asana
5.Muscle contraction
6.Mental health develops
7.Contraction on mind and Body

Majhi Shabd Baag 'Grade II' - 2024
Combustion and Flame - 2024

Fire can be a very good friend and an evil enemy at the same time. There are instances where fire has taken the shape of a monster and caused immense damage to both life and property.

It is thus important for all of us to know how to tackle a fire and train ourselves to be ready for any mishap or accident caused by a fire. In this session students grade 8 learnt about fire extinguishers. They also learnt to use this fire extinguishers to put off the fire. A special thanks to Admin Mr. Sameer Jadhav who guided students about fire extinguishers.

English Story Writing Activity - 2024
Story writing takes us to the imaginary world. Grade IX students performed the English story writing activity. They were given a list of words which they had to use and write a story with their imagination. This activity took the students to the world of fancy where they wrote about robbers, princes, princesses etc. The students not only wrote a story but also voluntarily drew the pictures suitable for their stories.
National Science Day Exhibition - 2024

The event was started by lamp lighting and worshiping Maa Saraswati. Mr. Narendra Sitaram Yeolelar, retired person & HOD of Gokhale Education Society was the chief guest.

He emphasized the need to go beyond textbooks and imbibe the knowledge from all the spheres for the overall development.

On the occasion of ‘National Science day’ there were fancy dress , models making and projects of Science & Maths competitions. More than 100 students participated in all events. Students were shown their creative ideas and knowledge in posters and models.

Our trinity students presented a beautiful skit on the Subject of Space Quest: Journey of Chandrayaan 3 and also the art & craft department took tremendous effort to make this event more impressive and successful by their presentation. Fresh ideas in a competition got an opportunity to win prizes on the occasion.

Marathi Rajbhasha Diwas Celebration - 2024

27 Feb is observed every year as a Marathi Bhasha Diwas in Maharashtra. We celebrate this to promote linguistic and cultural diversity and multilingualism.

As we know this day is chosen to commemorate the birth anniversary of the renowned Marathi poet Vishnu Vaman Shirwadkar popularly known as "Kusumagraj". In Podar International School all the teaching staff and the students attended the program. The event proceeded with some of our students presenting programs on the Marathi dialects and traditional Costume. Students told the history of Marathi language and presented a beautiful Marathi poetry and scintillating dance performance.

On this occasion students also gave the message of environmental protection. Celebrating a language Day is indeed a very good medium for language awareness.

Activity on Interdisciplinary Approach of SST - 2024
Activity on Solar System - 2024
The students of Grade IX actively participated in the class and they all presented an activity about Solar System. Students gave a depth knowledge about all planets, teacher assigned group task to the students. The students made PPT's and charts also on the same. Here are few glimpses of the activity.
Parivartan Drive Celebration - 2024

The Parivartan Drive rally started from school to Damodar Nagar, near Radisson blue, Pathardi, Nashik. Some of the teachers participated in this rally along with our respected Principal ma’am.

Grade VI students performed in a street drama ( Nukkad Natak) on the topic of The ripples of kindness. Through this street play children conveyed the message of kindness,self love & how to help people. And also gave the message of humanity that buying things from street vendors can help them in their livelihood.

Grade VII students also asked some questions to the people of that area and they answered very happily. The students showcased and took part in the drive on creating awareness about leading a stress free life with kindness. The students conducted the campaign and performed live music performances(Rap song) along with slogans.

This was a program to instill a sense of our duty towards the society and compassion towards the needy people.

EVS 'Structure of a Typical Flower' - 2024
In this session students learned that a typical flower has four main parts—or whorls—known as the calyx, corolla, androecium, and gynoecium. Students explored the reproductive parts of a flower. They learned the process of reproduction takes place in plants. This activity helped them to know what is pollination and how does it take place?
Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Jayanti Celebration - 2024

Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj was the founder of the Maratha kingdom of India. As we know, Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj’s birth anniversary has a great significance in Maharashtra.

Our School celebrated Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Jayanti with great pomp and show.
Children gave speeches on this occasion and danced to the songs of Shivaji Maharaj.
Powada’ is a genre of Marathi poetry that emerged during the late 17th century in India.This includes descriptions of heroic deeds by great kings.

Our students presented Powada very beautifully as well.

Grade 6 students dressed up in different traditional costumes like Jijamata, Shivaji Maharaj’s Ashtapradhan mandal, Tanaji Malusare , Bajirao Peshwa , Hirkani etc. Students also gave information about the work and importance of Ashtapradhan mandal.

We all celebrated this day with great enthusiasm.

Family Day Celebration - 2024

The students of grade I to IX celebrated Family day in various ways on 14 Feb 2024. Grade I to II students' parents performed different activities in front of their children and teachers. Seeing this grade I & II students mustered up the courage to perform on stage.

Grade III to V were asked to make any gift or card for their parents in the classroom. Children understood the importance of relationships by making gifts and they showed their love on this day.

Grade VI to IX students' parents were invited to school. Children honoured their parents by applying tilak on them and they thanked their parents for everything.

Seeing this, teachers,parents and students all got emotional. Everyone expressed their views and love with each other on this Family day.

It was indeed an excellent day to strengthen mutual relationships.

Felicitation of the Gems of PIS - 2024
The students of Grade X who are truly gems of our school, who made us feel proud with their disciplined, sincere and persistent performance towards success and perfection were felicitated by our honourable Principal ma’am Ms. Niti Jonathan. The nominations were for ‘The Student of the Year’ as ‘The Queen and The King of PIS, Pathardi, ‘The Best Performance in Academics’, ‘Hundred Percent Attendance Award’. The students who received the same are truly worthy of it. Indeed they have imparted their impeccable performance throughout the Academic Year 2023-2024. It was a captivating moment for all the students.
Tinkercad 3D printing (Computer) 'Grade - 5 to 8' - 2024
The students of Grade 7 and 8 designed modular desktop organizers and Mobile holders. The selected models were printed.
Let’s get Dressed Activity" (EVS) Grade- II - 2024

In this session, Students watched a video about different clothes and how they are worn. Students were able to sing a song and refer to the words on the PDF Resource.” Let’s get Dressed".

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

  • The students were able to know about the need for clothes.
  • The students were able to understand why clothes are important to us.
  • The students were able to identify the different types of clothes.
Write a poem on Mango Activity - 2024
In this session the students of Grade V were asked to write a poem on mango. The students made a shape of mango and wrote a poem on it.
Saccha Mitra (Hindi) Grade - 4 - 2024

Teacher gave Instructions about how to write Anuchhed Lekhan…

Teacher gave a topic: Saccha Mitra

Key points:
*Saccha mitra bhagwan ki den
*Achhi – buri paristhitiyon men sath dene wala
* Jo hamesha sahi ka sath de
* Jisme sadgun ho

Students wrote Anucched in a creative way using the given key points. Some of them mentioned all the qualities of their best friend. Students tried to write everything about their friends which they really appreciate.

Flute Holding and Blowing Practice - 2024

"Introduction And Information About Flute holding and Blowing"

Before playing flute, introduction of Flute and types of Flutes was given, just to understand holding and blowing techniques.

Then students were taught how to hold, how to play the flute so that students will get clear idea about flute basics in future.

To play Flute it's very important to know the clear technique to handle and blow. Thus the activity was conducted on Straight Flute. Students were asked to perform group wise so that they will get to know it practically. Students' active participation and energy to learn something new was amazing.

Field Trip at Jain Mandir - 2024
Express Yourself 'Significant People' - 2024

Expression of your emotions, feelings as well as ambitions is a skill. It gives an idea of controlling one’s emotions and expressing them appropriately. Here at PIS, Pathardi the students had an activity of expressing themselves. The students of grade 1 and 2 presented their favourite personality’s traits and features through an act. The students from grade 3 and 4 were to write an imaginary conversation meeting their favourite personage. Similarly the grade 5 and 6 students wrote an autobiography of an object which was a companion of famous personalities in the world. Grade 7 and 8 had the experience of a podcast of an interview of a significant person. All the students took part in the activity wholeheartedly. They displayed their creative, linguistic and presentation skills. It filled them with confidence and gave them the idea of a third person’s perspective about the same incident which they have witnessed.

Activity 'Bandhani Making' - 2024
In this students of Grade 3 made their beautiful bandhani pattern on English lesson on bandhani. As you all know, it is the old traditional way of showing the culture of Gujarat and Rajasthan. Bandhani is a method of binding small knots and dyeing them in different colors to produce different patterns. Students have made it at home from the available materials. Here are few glimpses of it.
Art and Craft 'Lots of fun activities' - 2024
Students of class 1st and class 6th at podar international school enjoyed lots of fun activities like mud paint ,craft work paper sculpture kite making. All the students participated with lots of enthusiasm Each student was given a chance and all of them really enjoyed all the activities.
Grade VI 'Air is dissolved in water' - 2024

Teacher took water in a beaker and heated it slowly on a tripod stand. Students observed it carefully then written this a notebook as a notes.

Learning outcomes

  1. The students able to understand that air dissolved in water by observing tiny bubbles in a beaker.
  2. The students able to understand difference in evaporation and boiling.
  3. The students able to understand system and surrounding concepts.
Components of Drama 'Seminar' - 2024
Learning literature is really fun. The grade IX Ramanujan had an activity where they described about the different Components of Drama with reference to If I Were You, a chapter in their Reader. Earlier they were taught the components of Drama in detail. The students were quite confident and ecstatic about the activity. The students were divided into 5 groups and were given the different components to explain. The students elaborated the plot, setting, characters, theme, conflict etc. They displayed their knowledge and understanding while explaining the components.
Wheel Barrow Exercise Activity - 2024

Grade - 4th (Physical Education period)

Learning objectives - Develop the body components

  1. Balance
  2. Coordination
  3. Speed
  4. Reaction time
  5. Cardio Vascular Endurance
  6. Strength
  7. Support

All students enjoyed this activity.

Paryatan Activity 'Mere Yatra' - 2024
Students of Grade 3 prepared project of Yatra varnan. They collected information and took photos of that site they visited and prepared a project. Through this they get to know the various customs and traditions of India and diverse cultures deep rooted in our nation, by travelling they also got to know various places.
Activity of The relevance of Chanakya's teachings in modern Era - 2024
The students of Grade VI Rajguru actively participated in the History activity. Looking for inspiring ways to motivate children and enhance their learning about the different characters and their principles of ancient indian times. Chanakya's Niti preferred by them, as it is a collection of the ancient Indian philosophy Chanakya's ideologies and ideas some of which are relevant even to this day. The participation in all activities is a great way to provide contextualised learning experience. They have made the the Posters by using the charts and colours. They also explained in detailed by taking lot many efforts and interest. They understood that the theories set by Chanakya is applicable in the Modern Era As the activity gives them an exposure to enhance their skills in more effective way. So here are few glimpses of the activity.
Surya Namaskar Day Celebration Challenge 81 - 2024

Surya Namaskar is the combination of many asanas.To highlight the importance of the same and its advantages for health, every year Surya Namaskar Day is celebrated with the challenge of increasing numbers per year in Podar International School, Pathardi. This year the students as well as the teachers performed 81 Surya Namaskar. The significance of each asana was underlined to the students for the benefit of their health.

Total participants -
Grade - 1 & 2 = 54 x 220=11880
Grade - 3 to 9 = 81 x 400=32400
Teacher - 2 40 x 2= 82
Teacher - 1 51 x 1= 51
Teacher - 25 81 x 25= 2025
Total Surya Namaskar - 46438

75th Republic Day Celebration - 2024
The Commencement of the Constitution of India is celebrated as Republic Day of our country. This year PIS, Pathardi celebrated the 75th Republic Day with great enthusiasm and ecstasy highlighting the theme of ‘Bharat - The Mother of Democracy’. After the flag hoisting and the address by the Chief Guest and the Principal there were few performances by the students. The march past displayed the spirit of unity and harmony among the students. Patriotism and pride for the nation filled in the atmosphere. Along with the felicitation of our students and teacher for their achievements at National Level, the program ended with the note of love and duty towards the nation seeking individual development.
Stepwise Thinking Activity - 2024
Stepwise thinking helps us to complete a task or solve a problem easily. Reasoning is based on the situation and other factors as well. Problem-solving, as its name suggests, means finding a solution to a problem.
Dance Activity - 2024
Introduction And Information About Makar Sankranti and our folk dance. Introduction of the festival was given and made students listen to the song they were going to perform. Choreography related to kite flying was taught to the students. More than 2 to 3 songs were taught which will show our festival's beauty. Girls and specially boys enjoyed dancing so much as it is favorite festival of boys. Original kites were used as probs and students enjoyed learning about how to use probs.
Fit India Movement 'Poster Making Activity' - 2024
As the phrase goes, “If you have good health, you have everything.” To underline the importance of health, the school conducted ‘Poster Making Activity’ under ‘Fit India Movement’. The students were given different topics for the same. There was a colourful atmosphere everywhere. The children drew the posters with different colours. They enjoyed it the most as it is fun for the children to draw and paint. Students showed their creativity, artistry as well as innovative ideas to make India fit and healthy.
Jumpstart Activity 'Significant People' - 2024

To build excitement and interest among the students about the upcoming theme, ‘Significant People’, the 'Jumpstart event' activities were conducted in school on Friday. Students from all grades took part in it. These activities were designed to surprise the students, evoke their imagination and engage them in the upcoming theme from the start. It also provided a common platform so that every student has some experience to draw from, as he/she progresses through the unit. Grade 1-4 had ‘I want to be the next….’ activity. Students pasted the pictures of the leaders in the country as well as abroad who are their idols.

For grade 5 and 6, ‘I am good at…’ activity in which the students wrote their talent or skill on a piece of paper and stuck the same on a chart paper. Grade 7 and 8 students had ‘My dream ambition in life’ and ‘My star qualities’ activity. In this the students wrote their ambitions on small papers and stuck the same on a chart paper in the class.

Types Of Cloth (EVS) Grade - II A - 2024

The students were work in groups to complete the Worksheet -

‘Types of Cloth’ which requires them to identify and categorize the different swatches of cloth to the respective columns depending upon the qualities written for each on the worksheet.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

  • The students were able to understand the differences between the clothes worn in the past and present.
  • The students were able to identify requirements of clothes worn in the past and present.
  • The students understood that different clothes are worn in different weather and seasons.
Students learned about the difference between increasing and decreasing patterns and figures - 2024

Theme of the unit:
Students summarised their learning by making the different pattern with the helpful of matchsticks.

Explanation:

  1. In this session, students enjoyed the activity of making different types of patterns with help of matchsticks or cotton buds.
  2. They explored the different information about the patterns and sequences.

Learning outcomes:

  1. The students learned about the patterns, sequences and their types and uses etc.
  2. Students were able to identify and describe about the sequence, patterns and polygon.
  3. Students were able to make it with the help of matchsticks or cotton buds.

Students understood more about the patterns and sequences.

Makar Sankranti 'The Festival of Kites' - 2024

There was Makar Sankranti celebration in the school. The festival was ceremonialized with great enthusiasm and happiness. There was an air of ecstasy and joviality throughout the school. The students were clad in colourful costumes. Fun mode was on. In the assembly the students of grade VII presented a skit on dangers in kite flying and precautions to be taken. They also had a dance performance on kite flying. There was an arrangement of Pooja of Makar Sankranti where the new harvest was offered to God. The kite bearing the name of PIS was flying proudly in the sky. Students from different grades had varied activities. Grade 1 made the flower garlands where grade 2 students drew the kites and coloured them beautifully. While grade 3 students were making the kites, the grade 4 was busy making jewellery from Halwa. Grade 5 decorated pots whereas students of grade 6 made beautiful rangoli with grains. Grade 7 superbly drew grain rangoli with different kinds of grains and grade 8 did vegetable decoration in a creative way. It was indeed a great day for students when they could learn,create, demonstrate, enjoy and express.

Culmination Event 'Myths and Legends - Believe it or not' - 2023

The school had the culmination of the theme Mythbusters. Under this theme the students were educated about the myths, legends. They also explored the history, traditions, beliefs & customs of various communities and countries across the world. This event provided an opportunity to the students to come and present their knowledge which helped them to enhance their confidence to become effective communicators.

The students of Grade 1-5 characterized ancient legends like Hanuman, Krishna; historical legends as Savitribai Phule, Ahilyabai Holkar; contemporary as Harry Potter; as well as cartoon characters like Doraemon, Superman, Batman, Spiderman, fairies.

There was also a ramp walk of Grade 1 and 2 students where they dressed up as cute little princesses and superheroes. It was really eye-catching.

In Grade 6-8, the students presented a skit on different incidents from ancient history or mythology. They too had a wonderful show and pieces of entertainment. The students even have shown creativity in the historical or ancient plays. Few had the futuristic journey as well.

It was really interesting to see Hanuman visiting today’s school classrooms and enjoying the moment and many more. It was indeed a spectacular view at school during the event. It was the students who demonstrated their creativity and artistry. Many more to come next…

House Competition 'The Wall of Myths' - 2024
The school had organized a soft board competition on 9th January 2024. The topic was Mythology in Different Countries in the World under the theme Mythbusters. The students prepared their displays, art and information about mythology and its features in different countries like China, France, Egypt and Greece. The students showcased their depth of knowledge, curiosity, skills in art and calligraphy as well as arrangement of the ideas and information wonderfully. The competition gave them the chance to exhibit their creativity and talent. They also get acquainted with the varied mythologies in different cultures in the world. Indeed it inspired them to extend their expertise in the same.
Hindi Activity 'Phal aur Sabjiyan' - 2024
Recognising different fruits and vegetables in Hindi .....recalling it's name . The activity was full fun filled and they were able to say and read names of different fruits and vegetables in Hindi. They also learnt about the importance of different fruits and vegetables for our health benefits. Overall it was a learning activity for the students. Here are some glimpses of it:
Annual Concert 'Theme : Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Day - 2' 2023-2024

The school functions are part and parcel of the co-curricular activities. Out of all the events held every year at School, Annual function is the vital event by which the students get a chance to display their talents in front of a big audience. It is an occasion of celebration, felicitation, feast and festivity when students present not only their wonderful performances but also receive honours for their co-curricular achievements. The Annual Day weaves around the theme "Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj." Mr. Avinash Lohar principal PIS, Pathardi graced the event as the Chief Guest. Wing commander Sameer Wagale general manager of PIS Nashik also presided the function as the Guest of honour.Different performances were given by the students through dances, play and many other activities. The overall show displays the coordination and cooperation of students and staff members which bring praise to the school. Grade IV to IX students showcased the events of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj's life. The program started with students entertaining the audience with their adorable dance and drama performances which impressed the audience beyond expectations. The program ended with the grand Rajabhishek.

Annual Concert 'Krishna Kathayein Day - 1' 2023-2024

Podar International school, Pathardi organised its Annual Cultural Evening on 1st December 2023. The entire show was based on the theme ‘Krishna Kathayein’ which was beautifully manifested through evocative dance drama. Dr Manohar Mahajan graced the event as the Chief Guest.Besides the distinguished gathering of the school students also lent a charm to the occasion with their gracious presence.The whole ambience was imbued with the hues of tradition, devotion and gaiety. The programme commenced with the Lighting of the lamp ceremony followed by the School Anthem. The little cherubs left everyone enthralled with their Stellar dance performance portraying Krishna’s childhood and maternal bond . The ‘Govardhan Parvat’ enactment explicated a message to be sensitive towards nature and ‘Kaalia Mardhan’ showcased the Baal Leela of the Supreme Lord signifying the victory of good over evil.The parents were proud of the little ones and appreciated the school’s endeavour in training them exquisitely.The Principal applauded the efforts made by the staff and the students in putting up such a delightful show.The event concluded with the grand finale.

Gravitation Class Activity - 2024
A seminar for Grade 9 students of Physics subject in the classroom to increase the confidence of the students with different topics of the chapter "Gravitation"
Exploring Our Solar System Activity - 2024
Welcome to the fascinating world of our solar system! Students of grade 4 enjoyed the activities with lots of fun and enthusiasm. Lots of amazing facts and information was shared by the students in the class. The solar system is a vast and intricate cosmic neighbourhood that consists of the Sun, eight planets, their moons, and numerous other celestial bodies. So Let's embark on a journey to unravel the wonders of each component in our cosmic neighbourhood.
SavitriBai Phule Birth Anniversary Celebration - 2024
Savitribai Phule’s, the pioneer of India’s feminist movement, birth anniversary on 3rd January 2024 with great zeal. The students of class IV Pearl presented some facts and Savitribai Phule’s work in the Assembly. It was really inspiring for the children as she stands as an epitome of persistence and never giving attitude who overcame the obstacles and difficult situation.
Observe the Moon Activity - 2024
Observations and experiencing through our senses helps in understanding the scientific reasons which are true. The students of Grade 2 were asked to *Observe the Moon* every night for 15 days and draw the pictures of the Moon that they have observed and understood, to know the reason behind the changing of shapes of the Moon every night which they had learnt in the English poem - The Moon Game.
Greta Thunberg Birthday Celebration - 2023
Earth is our Mother and She nurtures and cares for each living being. It’s our duty to support Her. And look for the positive actions which will lead to her long life as well as ours. There are many environmentalists who fight for the same cause of saving Mother Earth. Greta Thunberg is one such person who has started her journey for the same cause. PIS Pathardi celebrated her birthday on 3rd January 2024 to spread awareness about her care and concern for nature and evils of carbon footprints which lead to global warming. Grade IX B presented a Talk Show on the same topic in the special assembly. The show discussed many issues regarding global warming and Greta’s journey towards the betterment of our Nature which has spread worldwide.
Kids Carnival & Christmas Celebration - 2023
In this session the school organised "Kids Carnival" & Christmas celebration. Where the children enjoyed different games suitable to their ages such as a bouncy castle, London bus, cricket zone, VR game, Trampoline etc. The children enjoyed the games and were happy.
Express Yourself Activity - 2023
In this session the school conducted Express Yourself under the theme 'Mythburters'. Where grade 1 to 2 students wrote message writing to the Tooth Fairy, grade 3 to 4 narrated the story by Show and Tell Activity – ‘The Pandora Box' , grade 5to 6 wrote a story under the Story Building Activity – ‘Sentence by Sentence’, grade 7 to 8 wrote a script under the activity of Script Writing – An Evening with a Mythical Character. All the students enjoyed the activities.
Mathematics Fractions Activity 'Grade 3' - 2023
They learnt fractions of the Shaded part and unshared part. Even they learnt how to do Addition and subtraction of Fractions. Here are few glimpses of it.
Nainital ki Sair Activity 'Grade 5' - 2023
Teacher showed the video to the students of Nainital and places to visit nearby… Students watched the video carefully and wrote about beauty of Uttarakhand… a famous place Nainital, Nainilake, Mall Road, Nayana Devi Mandir, Tallital, Mallital, Bakingham Palace etc…. Students got detailed information about Nainital and the beauty of Uttarakhand…after watching it, they wanted to visit there in the vacations with their parents.
Making pencil stand activity for grade 1 - 2023
Students made beautiful pencil stands as per instruction given to them. This helped them to learn and make beautiful art craft with the use of waste materials and make better use of pencil stands. They also learn better use of colour which is eco friendly to nature. At last it was a fun filled activity and learning sessions too for all the students and some learning sessions too.
Stick handling practice on practice pad - 2023
"Introduction And Information About Practice Pad And Drum Sticking" Introduction of Practice pad was given. Then taught them the techniques of handling the sticks and gave them the instructions for the same. Then students were taught how to play practice pad so that students will get clear idea to play drums in future. To play drums it's very important to know the clear technique to handle the sticks and play thus the activity was conducted on Practice pad. Students were asked to perform group wise to that they will get to know practically. Students active participation and energy to learn something new was amazing.
5th Annual Sports Day 2023-24

PIS Pathardi witnessed it's *5th Annual Sports Day* on 4th November 2023, successfully with great enthusiasm and determination.

Sports day enhanced the values of success in life. It led the students to develop dedication, confidence, leadership, team work and commitment.

The most anticipated event of the year was commenced with the welcoming of Chief guest - *Maj.Vikrant Kawale and DSO Officer Arvind chaudhari* . Principal Niti Jonathan took the oath ceremony with the Head boy, Head girl and house captains.

The march past and presentation of Band troop made an impressive display.

Valuable words of the Chief guest encouraged and cheered up the students.

It was followed by Ganesh Vandana, Sports drills, Karate, Athletic and fitness demos.

Final rounds of different sports activities like running race, sack race, cone race, hurdle race, relay race were conducted. The winners were awarded with medals and certificates.

The most awaited Dragon show was enjoyed by all the spectators in the stadium with loads of applause.

A grand celebration of Diwali - 2023
Diwali symbolizes the spiritual "Victory of light over darkness, good over evil, and knowledge over Ignorance". The Students of different grades, wearing beautiful festive attire, decorated diya and enjoyed making lanterns.They even made posters on Diwali, greeting cards, colourful paper toran, beautiful wall hangings for the decoration. With great interest and fun they prepared delicious sweet dishes without fire. The students enjoyed making the best out of waste. The auspicious occasion was filled with happiness and everyone enthusiastically celebrated eco friendly Diwali in advance. Podar International School, Pathardi team wishes all the students, parents a happy, prosperous and safe Diwali.
Field Trip to Kamal Vada - 2023
A field trip is a visit to an area outside of the normal classroom where children can try new things, have different experiences, and learn valuable life lessons. Students of grade 3 and 4 were given a chance to explore the museum and various elements of it. It is solely made by Sir Anant Dhamne as a his hobby of collection since 30 years. Students got to see various types of locks, nut cutters, ancient games, weapons, storage devices, wooden toys etc. It was marvellous experience to see such beautiful artefacts maintained and stored with such care and interest. Students learned a lot of new things there. Here are a few glimpses of it.
Jumpstart Activity 'Mythbusters - Uncovering Myths, Fairy Tales and Legends' - 2023
Grade 1 - 8 performed different activities sharing and revealing their secrets about fairy tales and legends Students fun fairly participated in this activity on the given theme - Uncovering Myths , Dairy Tales and Legends Engraved activity where students were excited and glad to share their thoughts on fairy tales, legends and myths as per the topic 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 reading books as they will be exposed to the most famous fairy tales of all times. This activity helped them to enhance thinking and writing skills.
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 dependenc