Indian School Darsait organized its Annual Exhibition – ‘Synergy 2014’ on Saturday, August 30, 2014. The event displayed vigour, vivacity and enthusiasm of students and the partnership of the parents and teachers in the honing the organizational, exploratory and experimental skills of the students. It was indeed an inter-class competition in which students of classes 6 to 11 took part with utmost zeal and commitment. The aim behind this competition was to inculcate and nurture a healthy competitive spirit among the students.
The expo that attracted the attention of a huge gathering of people was inaugurated by Dr. Khalid Husain, Senior Physician, Ministry of Health, Sultanate of Oman in the presence of Mr. Abdul Rahim Kasim, President, School Management Committee, and distinguished members of SMC, Dr. Sridevi P. Thashnath, Principal, staff, students and parents of ISD. Unveiling and switching on one of the prize winning models among the exhibits, the Chief Guest declared the Annual Exhibition open and expressed his immense pleasure for having invited him to such a wonderful event. He also commended the quest of young minds in venturing into the farther horizons of knowledge. Mr. Abdul Rahim Kasim, President, SMC, who unveiled and switched on Model two, conveyed his great satisfaction at organizing the exhibition in the best way possible. Mr Abdul Rahim Kasim also presented the Chief Guest a memento as a token of appreciation and gratitude.
Among the exhibits in science that captured the attention of many were aquaponics and hydroponics, hydro electric power plant, simple A.C. generator, electric pump controlled by pressure switch, bio-gas plant, oil refinery, zero carbon city and homemade air conditioner. The department of Mathematics thrilled and tilted the brain with Japanese method of multiplication, art of geometry, clinometer, geodesic dome, theodolite, application of Mathematics in medicine, music, architecture etc. The department of Social Science presented a large array of exhibits such as sustainable homes, thermal power station, earthquake-alert system and hydro electricity.
The Department of Computer Science added delight and zest to the event with games of fun, frolic and races while the Department of Commerce along with students’ council provided tasty delicacies and cuisines organized at the food stalls. The volunteers of Anugraha contributed their time and energy to provide a helping hand to the Charity Club through the sale of paintings and greeting cards made by students.
The winners in each category in all the three subjects – Science, Mathematics and Social Science were announced by the Principal.
The Principal conveyed her deep appreciation to everyone especially the participants and teachers of the departments of Science, Mathematics and Social Science for making the exhibition very much appealing. She also acknowledged and placed on record the dedication and strenuous efforts of all for scripting another story of success in the annals of ISD.