COGNITO 2009


ON 8th November 2009, THE MODERN SCHOOL ALIGANJ organized “THE 21ST ANNUAL PROJECTS FAIR” at its event “COGNITO” held at its premises.

The event was presided by MR. (PROF) M.K MISHRA, Vice Chancellor of Lucknow University as the Chief Guest along with former chairman of the school’s advisory council, Dr. Nityanand. This year’s objective was revealed by the founder manager and principal Mr. Rakesh Kapoor , to be the development of analytical mind which excels in problem solving and to instill a scientific temperament within each student. Over 150 projects were put up with 100% participation of students.

The theme of ‘Cognito’ was “THE JOY OF CREATIVITY” and all efforts made by the students had dealt with environmental problems such as’ pollution’, to more social evils as ‘child marriage’ and dowry. Exhibits Included charts, miniature models, and handouts. Also the level of innovation was taken a step further by students who also had PowerPoint presentations, life like models and even interactive sessions as puppet shows and skits to present solution to problems and draw a vivid picture to the audiences. On the more scientific front, chemical analysis of soil and biochemical functioning of plants had also been a part of the numerous impressive exhibits.

The students interacted with the parents as well as the guests on the projects made by them. Prof. M K Mishra was delighted by the creativity of the students, the projects that caught his attention were: working model of a Fire Alarm, working model of a Galilean Telescope, and Clinometer. All models were made by the students from scratch. In keeping up with the latest technology students made a presentation on Swine flu and the project titled Call of Tomorrow: A futuristic eco-friendly car, which recently won a national level award.

The event was applauded by all and certainly helped students create more awareness about our surroundings among the audiences using their exemplary innovation and their creativity of mind. All in all it was a day to be cherished and be proud of for the students, teachers, parents and the management of The Modern School.