Sessions were on Investigatory project, meaning of Science, different components of Pendulum, Classification skills, Collection projects, creative thinking exercise, brainstorming techniques etc. Students were divided into groups for group discussion and presentations. Students actively participated in number of group discussions, presentations, laboratory experiments etc. There were also paratasmaran, yogabhyas and bhaja sandhya for the participants.
Sri Ravikant Altekar, Scientist from Bhava Atomic Research Centre (BARC) visited and observed the participants hands on experiments in the laboratory and guided them. He also shared his work experience with nuclear science and motivated the students for research work. He demonstrated activities and involved the students on learning the topic “Team Work” through an experiment.
Towards the end, teachers and observers gave feedback to the students. Su. Aparna Didi, Secretary, VKVAPT also visited and explained about Science Investigatory Project and encouraged the participants, praised them and discussed some points on how to execute a project successfully. She also appreciated the students’ involvement and efforts in the workshop and concluded the same.