In his May vlog, our Head of School, Dr @Geoffrey Fisher, talks about how he’s looking forward to presenting diplomas to the Class of 2022 and attending school events in person. He shares his views on how the intersection of learning and technology in the post-pandemic world, even as it disrupts education as we know it today, will continue to enrich and augment the learning experience and what B.D. Somani is doing to ensure we’re ready for this shift.
Category: Primary Years
On positive language and converting don’ts to dos and how our teachers use compassionate and honest language to foster trust and emotional wellbeing.
A look at our Primary School arts program that helps our students explore and express ideas, feelings and experiences.
In his latest vlog, Our head of school, Dr. Geoffrey Fisher talks about the ever-increasing semblance of normalcy at school. Field trips, educational visits, athletic events… all are back in session.
India is a diverse country with multiple languages and cultures. At B.D. Somani, we ensure the children are allowed to explore different languages, learn, and converse. A databank of well-researched stories and songs in Marathi created by our teachers help make it fun for the children to learn the sounds and spellings of different words.
In his final vlog before Spring Break, Dr. Geoffrey finds the silver lining in traffic jams while looking ahead to continued near-normal school schedules.
Community, Care and Children First – the Secret Mantra of Our Successful Primary Online Learning Program
The global pandemic brought about a sea of challenges for all the stakeholders involved—however, team B.D. Somani strongly believes in being different and designed an online model with interactions, creative learning, art, and assignments throughout the day to focus on the 3Cs-Caring, Community, and Children First.
At B.D. Somani, digital literacy is not simply about teaching students to use devices. It is about teaching students how to use devices correctly, along with essential skills, including searching effectively, protecting their private information, and understanding digital footprints
Meet our Primary Student Council for this year. The Student Council is one of the ways we build leadership capacity in our students, helping them learn the art of building and working within collaborative teams.
A look at how our Early Years program helps children become confident communicators, readers and writers and the role primary caregivers play in laying this foundation.