The Departments of Social Science and English of Indian Educational School, (Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Kuwait) conjointly celebrated constitution day on 26 November.
The students read the Preamble to the Constitution to India in their Social Science classes.
Further, a debate on the motion ‘Indian constitution is the best constitution’ was held in the school auditorium, where 16 debaters chosen from the initial 60 students of grades 8 and 9 gave their opinions on the topic.
The debate heralded a new enthusiasm in the students to learn and research more on the longest constitution. It was a wonderful learning experience for the students.
Sandra Pratap (grade 9) and Lianna (grade 8) were declared the best debaters for the motion and against the motion respectively. Consolation prizes were also given to the second and the third positions.
The debate was adjudged by Meenakshi Nayyar, Head of the Department of Social Science, Jaemi Byju, Head of the Department of English and Melvin Kuriakose (Department of English).
Nagarajan (Department of Social Science) was the coordinator of the event.
The celebration ended with informative speeches by the judges on the constitution of India, signifying the importance of the longest constitution in the largest democracy in the world and the features of good and powerful debates.