Students of Orchids The International School, Thane presented their unique robotic and DIY ideas and innovative modules at the school premise today. Students from 1st to 10th grade designed robotics and DIY models and explained the functionality of the models to the guests and faculty.
The robotics part of the exhibition included a flying pencil, an automatic dustbin using Arduino Uno, an automatic irrigation machine, an automatic toll gate, a security system with a keypad and more robotics. The students made a mobile stand, peddle boat, toolbox, candy stick, coaster, vase and many more creative objects as part of the DIY (Do-It-Yourself) aspect of the exhibition.
Speaking about the exhibition, Balasaheb Rakshe, Education Department, Thane Municipal Corporation, “It was an amazing effort by the students and teachers at Orchids The International School to give so much focus on experiential learning programs. Robotics and DIY programs in school can promote scientific thinking abilities in students and improve their understanding of the laws of science through gaining practical experience from robotics sessions and hands-on learning through such exhibition.”
While speaking about the program, Ms. Kavita Chatterjee, VP- Academics, Orchids The International School said, “In today’s era, learning new skills is more important than ever before. The world is rapidly changing, and new technologies and industries are constantly emerging. In order to keep up and succeed in this rapidly evolving time we are making sure the students are aware about the innovative learning, students must be continuously learning and adapting to new trends. Orchids The International School is focusing on building a bright future for the nation. Children’s interest in science will grow thanks to the school’s robotics exhibition program.”
About – ORCHIDS The International School, situated in the advanced region of Thane, is renowned as one of the top schools in the locality. With a vast network of more than 90 schools across 25 cities in India, ORCHIDS The International School prioritizes the overall development of students through a holistic approach to education and hands-on learning, rather than just grades.