“LIFE IS GOOD FOR ONLY TWO THINGS, DISCOVERING MATHEMATICS AND TEACHING MATHEMETICS”
Experience says learning mathematics can be made easier and enjoyable if our curriculum includes mathematical activities and games. Maths Quiz encourages attracts alerts and brings in an open-minded attitude among youngsters which helps them to develop clarity in their thinking.
As a part of extended learning interschool Maths Quiz “CALCULUS OF HAPPINESS”- season 3 was conducted by Shiv Ashish School (GSEB) on the birth anniversary of Srinivas Ramanujan. Students of grade 9 and 10 from DAV international school, Anant school of Excellence, Gems genesis international school and Shiv Ashish world school were the participants. The quiz started with soothing prayer, prayer dance and lighting of the lamp. The event was witnessed by the chief guest Mr.Mohit mangal -renowned career counsellor & motivational speaker, Ms.Jyoti Patel –Gujarati medium principal and Mr.Ramesh Desai- Manager of Shiv Ashish School.
There were five rounds –basic, mind fest, figure me out, brain teaser and big dreams of buildings. Every question carried 5 or 10 mark and there were time constraints for each round.
The Main objective of the quiz was to encourage children to look beyond their textual knowledge and relieve the tension of their daily work routine. Children had a good team spirit wherein “small to big” all students were busy and giving tough fight to make their team win.
After a tough fight, first position was bagged by DAV international school, second by Shiv Ashish world school and third by Anant school of Excellence. All the participants were awarded with Trophies, Medals and certificates.
It was an enriching, interesting and fun filled activity. The students not only rose to the challenges posed with dexterity but equally, they enjoyed doing so.