Jamshedpur, Dec 16: As per the guidelines issued by CBSE � GANIT (Growing Aptitude in Numerical Innovations & Training) Week was celebrated in SDSM School for Excellence to commemorate the birth anniversary of Srinivasa Ramanujan, a genius mathematician.
Different activities were designed and conducted by the Mathematics Department of the school for different classes. These activities were framed to create interest in the subject among the students and to drive out the fear of mathematics in them.
On the first day of the event on Tuesday, December 16, five students were selected from Std. XI � XII who gave lectures on the topic: Lecture on Mathematics by Eminent Scientists. The event held at the school auditorium saw presence of students of Std. VIII.
Each student spoke on the topic for five minutes. Their speech included the work of Newton, Euclid, Pythagoras, Descartes & Ramanujan. The main objective of this day�s programme was to inspire the young minds.
It was a great start given by the students. On day 2 of the event Essay Writing Competitions will be held.