Friday, September 5, 2014


The students of IIT Roorkee under NSS RT-Education cell organized a quiz competition at Government Primary School (Shri CheddiRam Yadav School), Khanzarpur. The timings for the event were 6-7pm. The event was planned to be open for anyone studying in class1-12 regardless of their place of study. Before the event a promotion drive was scheduled for the time slot 5-6pm.
Quiz organised on 5th September, on occasion of Teacher's Day 

All the students from first year RT-Education Cell and their immediate supervising seniors reported on time. After the division of all present in small teams, every team was assigned a particular nearby lane and more to cover. The purpose was to spread the word about the quiz competition and encourage children to join the regular classes, i.e., conducted by RT-Education cell of NSS daily from 6-7pm at the same place. This task was undertaken with zeal and enthusiasm befitting of the occasion. Procedure dictated for the participants was to observe and watch closely then to answer the asked questions. 
RT-Education Cell Students organizing Quiz

The preplanned modus operandi was to show a short motivational video by “Kuch Aapka Emotional Fulls” that was about the essence and spirit of teacher’s day after that the participants were asked questions about the preview. Similarly questions were asked respectively after a PowerPoint presentation of great personalities of nation like Bhagat Singh, Mahatma Gandhi, Jawaharlal Nehru, Swami Vivekananda, many more and their Date off births and lastly a short movie about the life of Dr.Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan. 
Active participation from students
Some mayhem and humorous situations occurred due to the participant zeal and enthusiasm to take part. A ball-point pen was deemed fit to be given as prize to the ones who answered correctly. 

Child receiving reward
Then after a general photo session of all the participants as a group to mark and cherish the occasion, chocolates were distributed to all of the participants irrespective of whether he/she won or didn’t even try to answer a single question.  They were told why we feel the need to assign a whole day to respect and honor our teachers and why it is celebrated on the same day as Dr.Radhakrishnan’s Birthday.

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