The Seventeenth Annual English Elocution was held at our School on 23rd August, 2019. The Chief Guest for the evening was Rev. Fr. Francis Peter, Professor, Managerial Communications, XLRI, and the judges were Mrs. Ashu Tiwary, Principal, Motilal Nehru Public School, Dr. Poornima Dore, Economist, AS Management Professional working with TATA Group and Miss Sukanya Das, Corporate Communication and Event Management, JUSCO.
The students were categorized into four groups. Group A consisting of ‘Prose’ narrated by Std.VII and VIII students. The first prize was won by TARBIYA ZAFAR and the second by MEHREEN MUMTAZ.
Group B comprised ‘Declamation’ delivered by the students of Std. IX and X. The first prize in this category was awarded to KAYNA VIRDI and the second prize was won by SOUMYA MISHRA.
Group C consisted of Std. XI and XII students. They presented ‘TED Talks’. The first prize was won by M. HARSHAPRADHA and the second prize was won by DEBLEENA BISWAS
Group D comprised ‘Poetry Dramatization’. The children dramatized well known poems. Std. VI A dramatized ‘When I am an Old Lady’ Std. VI B ‘The Spider and the Fly’ and VI C dramatized the poem ‘The Enchanted Shirt’. The class that won ‘Poetry Dramatization’ was Std. VI B.
There was also an award given to the ‘Best Character’. The first prize was won by AAYESHA SAMEEN and the second prize was won by AVNI GULATI. It was a spectacular display of oratory skills. Each and every student undoubtedly performed her best.