Category: Inside Ekya

#ParentWorkshop: Storytelling with puppets by Ms. Swati Kakodkar

Puppets are a great way to not only engage and entertain but also to convey values and teach life skills. The students of Ekya experienced an energetic and fun-filled session of “Storytelling with puppets” with  Ms.Swati Kakodkar, Founder & Storyteller...

/ August 7, 2020

#HumansOfEkya: My First Experience of the Unprecedented Virtual Classroom Shift

  My first experience of the unprecedented virtual classroom shift was “That’s exciting”.To me, my first instinct was “That’s exciting!” A new experience to dive in as a teacher. My students will be welcomed at my home. They will be with...

/ July 28, 2020

#ParentBlogger: The Happy Us by Ms. Deeksha Dudeja

The last few months have been very different for almost everyone around the globe. No one could have imagined something like this, coming straight out of movies like ‘Pandemic’ becoming real. To start with, we thought it’s a matter of...

/ July 28, 2020

#StudentBlogger: For me, it’s Ekya forever

  I joined Ekya 5 years back when I was 5 years old.  Now all of 10, when I look back I realize what wonderful years they have been. There were ups and downs but I think the ups outnumber the...

/ July 28, 2020

#ParentWorkshop: Islands of Love: Coping During Quarantine

With the city going into its most recent lockdown, our ever-curious children are now feeling the impact of prolonged quarantine.  They have been remarkable in their adaptability, be it online classes or not being able to meet their friends as often as...

/ July 21, 2020

#TeacherBlogger: Wealthy mood with some healthy food

My name is Priyanka Singh, and I teach Social Science in the Primary School at Ekya School ITPL. I would like to share my experience regarding the Breakfast Club that is being conducted by all the campuses on Saturdays. When...

/ July 19, 2020

#InsideEkya: The Artists at Ekya

In the Visual Arts Club, we come up with new activities every week which includes new challenges. There are so many things which seem difficult but actually they aren’t. With a little bit of help and a lot of fun,...

/ July 19, 2020

#EkyaReccomends: Achieving a good balance of academics and co-curricular activities

Here we have the story of ‘Academics and Co-curricular activity’ –  similar to “what came first-  The chicken or the egg?”  but with a difference- this one shall be decisive!! Academics are the backbone of learning,  the base of knowledge...

/ July 10, 2020

#TheBreakfastClubAtEkya: The Joy of Doodle Art

Breakfast club is a weekly ritual as part of Ekya school’s virtual classes. It’s a great platform for teachers and students to meet casually over a morning drink or breakfast. Each club meeting has a theme and the theme for...

/ July 6, 2020

#StudentArtist-A Tribute to the all Front line Workers by Sujan S, Grade 8 Ekya ITPL

Drawing is my hobby. I wanted to appreciate the efforts put in by our Prime Minister Narendra Modi and our frontline warriors- Doctors, Nurses, Policemen, Sanitation workers, Media, and Delivery personnel in the fight against corona. I felt, as a...

/ June 29, 2020