GLOBAL ASTRONOMY MONTH

GLOBAL ASTRONOMY MONTH

Greetings!

Global Astronomy Month (GAM) is celebrated every year throughout the month of April by Astronomers Without Borders (AWB). 

We, at SPACE, partnering with AWB bring to your school  GD GOENKA PUBLIC SCHOOL the multiple fun-filled learning activities under the umbrella of GAM April 2016. 

1a) Astropoetry Contest (Competition)

Date of submission: April 18

Details:  Students from Grade III to VII can participate

Contest Rules:

i) Poems must be in English and original (should not be copied material)

ii) Poems may be on any astronomy, night sky, or space-related subject. Poems may be in any style or form.

iii) It is preferred that they be less than 30 lines in length.

iv) Parents need to ensure that they mention name, class and section of their ward in the subject column of mail.

How to submit: Students need to submit poems to Ms. SHIWANI (ASTRONOMY TEACHER) by April 18 (last date) on the email id:

Email: shiwani.s @space-india.com

Announcement of Winners: The winners will be announced by GAM in June.

1b) AstroArt Contest (Competition)

Date of submission: April 18 – 20

Details: There are two categories for the competition:

  1. III – V
  2. VI – VII

Contest Rules:

i) The theme for the contest is ‘The Diverse Universe’.

ii) The artwork must be original and submitted digitally. In case, you have created a physical piece please submit a high quality photograph of the work, making sure it is clear and easy to see.

  • Fill your parent’s/teacher’s email ID in the online submission form as this will be considered as approval by them for the artwork.
  1. Parents need to ensure that they mention name, class and section of their ward in the subject column of mail.
  1. Students are also required to submit the physical / hard copy of their art work to their class teachers to be displayed in the school corridors.

How to submit students need to submit poems to Ms. SHIWANI (ASTRONOMY TEACHER) by April 18 (last date) on the email id:

Email: shiwani.s@space-india.com

Dear Parents,
Kindly send all the documents ( almanac pages, school norms, cab user undertaking, swimming consent etc) duly signed by Monday positively.
Please send money for newspaper subscription as there will be activities based on it.