November 3, 2017
2nd Annual Interschool fest – A cultural panorama featuring the cultures of various countries

The event consists of challenging literary, visual arts, performing arts competitions and display of artifacts from various countries of the world by the students of Cambridge curriculum. The visiting seventeen AFS exchange students from six different countries will provide a vibrant experience of their unique culture, language, food habits and etiquettes.

In continuation with the aforesaid initiative we are pleased to invite young talented minds from various schools to learn, explore, connect, ideate and showcase their creativity.

About AFS India

AFS Intercultural Programs India, is a not for profit, International educational NGO, engaged in intercultural learning activities in more than 60 countries. It is 102 years old. The mission of the organisation is to promote world understanding through intercultural exchange programs. Born out of war and working towards peace, the organisation is volunteer run world-wide and conducts about 12,000  students exchanges every year. More than 42,000 volunteers work round the clock to make these programs happen.

Star Attraction

Rare opportunity to meet and listen to the students from USA, Thailand, Italy, Austria, Germany and Japan.

Event Details

          Date      : Friday, November 3rd, 2017

           Time      : 08:30 to 15:00

           Venue    : School Premises

Competition Categories

         Literary Events -                                           Visual Arts –                                                   Performing Arts –

          a.  Essay writing                                                          a.  Shoe Art                                                                   a.  Group Dance

            b.  Poetry writing                                                        b.  Face Painting                                                          b.  Solo Singing

            c.  Story Writing                                                                                                                                                    c.  Instrumental Music

            d.  Elocution                                                                                                                                                           d.  Mime Acting

Age Group

14 – 17 Yrs

Benefits

These competitions offer a chance for participants to gain substantial experience, showcase skills, analyze and evaluate outcomes and uncover personal aptitude. Competitions also encourage students to adopt innovative techniques and develop their ideas and skills.

Understanding Other Cultures has broad benefits like:

·        Makes you understand other people’s point of view

·        Provides historical insights on why people are different

·        Gives an opportunity to cherry pick good things about others

·        Enhances your knowledge and broaden your horizon

·        Creates an invisible bond with others which makes you more tolerant of things totally different than your culture

·        Enables you to take steps in the direction of becoming a Global Citizen.

Key Date

October 31st  2017 – Confirm Intent to participate and Send the list of participants, event wise

 

Register Online 

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Registration Assistance

Ms Marial: admin@gcis.edu.in  Ph. 91 – 99000 16742