Katha Utsav 2015
“Worlds within words, words within worlds” - Katha
Katha – started in 1988 by Geeta Dharmarajan is a non - profit organisation which has grown in myriad colours in the past 25 years.
Their campaign to enhance the joy of reading in children, I LOVE READING (ILR) has been a great success amongst schools.
We are proud to inform that Mehul Kundu, Marjan Raja and Ishaan Chamoli of Ridge Valley School were be among the 350 children from all over the country to be a part of the finale workshop which took place at Sanskriti School, New Delhi on 29th Dec’2105
Mehul Kundu (Grade 4), Marjan Raja (Grade 5) and Ishaan Chamoli (Grade 5) were all guided by their mentors Mr Kamal Pruthi, Mr Vikram Sridhar and Ms Arunima Mazumdar respectively to paint stories and poems with illustrations for Creative writing.
A three day engrossing event of story - telling and creative writing kept the students engaged while bonding with students from schools all over India.
The event concluded with the award ceremony
Three certificates namely, Grand prize, Laureate prize and Appreciation for creative writing were awarded to the top 5, the next 15 and the participants respectively.
Ishaan Chamoli bagged the Laureate award while
Mehul Kundu and Marjan Raja were Awarded Appreciation for their effort.
The children penned down their thoughts by way of a poem and a limerick which summed down their Utsav experience in a kaleidoscopic way.