ACADEMIC SESSION – 2016-17
CLASS III B
Topic: SPORTS IN OUR LIFE
The students of Class IIIB conducted an assembly on the topic –Sports in our life.
The assembly began with the morning prayer followed by the news headlines and the thought for the day “You are never a looser until you quit trying ”.
The students were made aware that India celebrates its National Sports Day every year on 29th August in honour of the legendary hockey player, Major Dhyan Chand Singh. 29th August happens to be the birth anniversary of Dhyan Chand, who made India proud by his extraordinary sporting skills. He was the greatest hockey player India has ever seen.
On this day, The President of India bestows prestigious awards such as the Arjuna and Dronacharya Award, Dhyan Chand Award, etc to the sports persons who have contributed to the growth of sports all through their sports career and also after retirement. Students were encouraged to take up at least one sport to live a healthy life style and were made aware of the possibilities in sport.
The students were informed of the 5 principles of sports training namely- stamina, speed, strength, skill and the most important the spirit. Students explained the importance and value of sports in our life. There was a little quiz for the audience about the recently held Olympics 2016 at Rio and how Indian Girls brought laurels to our country by winning Olympic Medals. This was followed by a song and a poem. In the end our Primary Incharge Mrs Sweety Dhingra also emphasized on the value of sports in our life.
The assembly concluded with the National Anthem.
Principal Primary Incharge