Real life experiences leave memorable effects on the little minds. To make the learning experiences more realistic, a visit to petrol pump was organized for Jr.kg and Sr. kg kids. The concept of vehicles, which run with fuel and without fuel, was understood.They also visited the school parking area.
Knowledge about the surrounding areas always help the children to know more about the place, state and the country, they live in.Students of class -1 visited nearby places in Valsad LIKE Churches, temples, Gurdwara, the Par river,etc. This fun filled field trip enchanted their knowledge to a great extent.
Std-2 kids have learnt about the significance and function of the community helpers like the police man, doctors and nurses, etc. Therefore they had visited the nearest Pardi police station and the hospital to understand the functioning of the police force as well as the doctors. The local police officials were present at the place giving them inspiring illustrations about their profession. Later they were given a brief lesson on traffic rules and importance of following the law and order. Later on, they visited Mohan Dayal Hospital. The nurses showed them the equipments used in the hospital and also shared their outlooks on health and hygiene.
Students of Std 3 had visited a reputed farm near Valsad and witnessed organic farming, food processing and solar dehydration of various vegetables and fruits. The students were excited to move around the farm and see the different kind of plants, cultivated by organic way. It was really a fun-filled time for them to experience the natural world in a new manner.
Learning outside the confines of classroom has its own charm. It offers students an opportunity to interact with classmates and teachers in a more informal environment. Students of Class-4 went on a field trip to Parle Biscuit factory, where they got a chance to watch the production of biscuits. The excited students were also taken to the auditorium of the factory and shown a small documentary capturing the whole process of production. The trip helped students develop their linguistic, logical, naturalistic as well as inter and intra personal skill.
School organised a field trip to sugar factory for class 5. It was a knowledgeable trip student learnt the process of sugarcane converting into jaggery and sugar .
The students of std VIII and IX are often thrown a question: What would you like to become when you grow up? As a step towards satisfying their quench Dr, VSSS took an effort. A visit to Raymoind works was arranged. Upon their arrival the students were first given a brief introduction so as to appraise them of their History. Later, they were taken around the various units . The students were able to see the manner in which the wool is mixed with polyester to produce fine blends of cloth. The students got to know the various professions associated with wool processing.
It was a value addition to the students