Jamshedpur, Sept 27: The English Recitation/Elocution/Declamation Contest of KG II to STD XII was held with great enthusiasm and zeal at the D.B.M.S. English School.
Education does not mean only academics. A child requires an overall personality development and an Elocution competition always helps children to enhance their public speaking skills.
Each contestant’s selection of poetry was exceptional and they tried to deliver it to the best of their ability. The oratory skills displayed by the participants were of the highest order. The contestants were very well prepared and their flawless rendition signified perfect diction, intonation and expression.
Class KG II C was the runner up of Recitation Contest of KGH & STD I while the Winners was Class IE.
Class II D was the winners of the Recitation Contest of STD II & III while the Runner up prize went to class III A.
The panel of judges, who judged the young students, included R. Pinky Midha, Vice Principal, Junior Section Loyola School, Mrs. Neelanjana Mukherjee, a Senior English teacher of Motilal Nehru Public School and Mrs. Reema Sengupta, a senior English teacher of Kerala Samajam Model School.
They encouraged the students and congratulated them on their oratory skills, their confidence and memory power and shared a few tips with the students on how to improve their public speaking skills.
The students recited poems like “Television” by Roals Dahl and “Hero” by Rabindranath Tagore. The Plus two students took part in the Declamation Contest and selected speeches of Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam and Malala Yousufzai.
The prize distribution was initiated by the members of the School Managing Committee Mr. B. Chandrashekhar, Jt. Chairperson, Board of Trustees, Mrs. Lalitha Chandrashekhar, Varsharajan, Treasurer and our Prinicipal, Mrs. Rajani Shekhar. The proud parents of the contestants graced the occasion.
It was a great experience for everyone to observe the power, talent and creativity present in the students.