Oak Tech Week special assembly was conducted by the learners of Grade II to V where they presented a skit explaining the 17 Global Goals proposed by UN and reflected upon the needs and necessities to achieve those goals.
Mr. Gaurav Sharma, Vice President – IBM India Software Labs and Parent of Krishiv Sharma from Grade V, inaugurated the event by delivering an inspiring speech to our learners. Oak Tech Week Field Trip was arranged for Grade V learners on 24th February 2018 where they visited an eco-friendly IT Company called Frontier Business Systems in Ashok Nagar.
During this visit, learners had an understanding of the Cloud data management, networking methodologies, and equipment involved in handling a large amount of data. Oak Tech Quiz was conducted for Grade I to V learners where they actively participated in answering the questions, discussing technology, checking their prior knowledge and sharing
Two representatives from ENSYDE (Environmental Synergies in Sustainable Development), a not-for-profit venture helping organizations in India consume natural resources, visited our campus and conducted Guest lecture for Grade III to V learners and Story-telling session for Grade II learners on "E-waste segregation". Learners understood the amount of E-waste getting accumulated in our country every day and the impact it has on the environment and health.
TED talks were given by Grade V students on the various projects they had made as solutions to problems identified under the Sustainable Development Goals. It was an interactive session with Project presentation followed by QandA. Learners got to know the varied perspectives of solving a problem with different feasible solutions.
MYP Student Aditya Lingam also interacted with our PYP learners and shared his experiences during the Oak Code Fest Competition that happened a few days ago.