Academics

Bebras Computational Thinking Challenge
Bebras Computational Thinking Challenge

We constantly strive to engage students in activities and competitions that enable them to use and upgrade necessary life skills. Computational thinking is one of those skills that students of this era need to pursue and develop. Walnut students participated in the Bebras India Challenge to test their computational thinking and problem solving skills. In 2020, 2.5 million students took the challenge across 56 countries. We’re happy to announce that our students emerged rankers in this challenge. Read more here…

The First Day of Preschool!

When preschool starts, there is the expected anxiety on the first day of school. This is a three year old going away from home, for a couple of hours a day – to strangers and a place that is not home. It is unsettling for the child as well as its parents. How do you prepare for the first day of preschool? Here are some useful tips to make sure it becomes a memorable one!

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Board Games at Walnut School

Board games help to work on several very critical life skills in the students which cannot be developed in any other way. They learn risk taking, strategy planning and more. Find out how we do this at Walnut!

Carpentry Fun - Masti Ki Pathshala

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Carpentry Fun - Masti Ki Pathshala

What do you get when you put a room full of children together with tools and wood under the guidance of carpenters? Delighted children! Carpentry is an activity that gives children the chance to get creative and work hands-on with raw material. Read on here…

Fire Safety Training at Walnut

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Fire Safety Training at Walnut

To educate and train the students for an unforeseen emergency situation like a fire, Walnut School conducted a mock exercise and evacuation drill for our students. A demonstration using fire safety equipment was conducted by the experts from the Sinhagad Road Fire Station and Hadapsar Fire Brigade Station Pune in both our schools. Read on here…

Prep for Masti Ki Pathshala

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Prep for Masti Ki Pathshala

As you all are aware Masti Ki Pathshala, a unique event targeted toward enhancing the students’ life skills and strategy – building abilities is currently ongoing in our Walnut Schools. Right from foreign languages, strategy games to simple life skills our children are thoroughly enjoying it. Did you know the entire Walnut team was actively involved from creation, preparation to assembly?

Masti ki Pathshala

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Masti ki Pathshala

We all say that our children should learn life skills so that they can handle situations better. We want them to learn strategy and risk-taking. We want them to work with their hands. We want them to think and argue and convince. But let’s face it – all these things are easier said than done. It is not easy to think of activities where they will get to pick up and sharpen these skills. Read on more…

Blending Art with Reading

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Blending Art with Reading

Reading is a skill that we cannot survive without. Take any school subject for that matter – be it Science, English or even Mathematics – you just cannot figure them out without the basic skill of reading! At Walnut, we have never underestimated the power of reading. The last quarter of each school year, right from Std. 4, is specifically dedicated to deconstructing a novel. Find out more here…

Novel Reading Activity

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Novel Reading Activity

At Walnut, we believe that a strong hold over a language, especially English, is going to take a child places. So, to get the students comfortable with English, we expose them to the language in many different ways. Why not dedicate an entire quarter to studying a novel, we thought; and then made it work! Read more…