Academic Explorations and Endeavors (AEE)


Academic Fest

Academic Fest is conducted in order to summarize the learning development of the learners. As per the IB philosophy, we have an integrated approach to learning. Hence development of students is showcased to the stakeholders.

Numeracy Fest

Numeracy Fest is an all-day extravaganza for PYP students to celebrate and be inspired by mathematics. Hand crafted by the learners themselves under the guidance of their facilitators, this festival celebrates Numeracy as an exciting, useful and rewarding discipline.

Grammar Fest

An Arts & Performing Arts Festival exploring your potential in dimensions of arts, media, dramatics, literature, music, fashion, and dance but the underlying principle to be explored is Grammar. Learners explore English Grammar through the medium they are passionate about.

Annual Fest

The annual fest of NESISM is a magnanimous event where every year all student leaders perform onstage.While the students hoot for strong social issues in their acts, the theme of our annual fests are extravagant & speak loudly about the social causes which are needed to be informed to the community at large.

International Science Fest

In line with the global trend of conducting science festivals, NES International School Mumbai has been organizing National Science Festival.The objective is to ignite creative, collective scientific thinking and interaction among the participants that enhances their further interest in science.

ISRO Travelling Exhibition

More than 50,000 schoolchildren thronged NES International school, Mumbai-IB World, Mulund, during a two-day space exhibition. The space exhibition, was organized in collaboration with ISRO.Over 16 sections covering ISRO activities were on display, including launch vehicles PSLV and GSLV, Chandrayaan and Mangalyaan.

Student led Conference (2 Way & 3 Way)

Student-led conferences offer authentic opportunities for students to share their learning with their parents.

MUN

We conduct sessions in collaboration with SkillSphere Education which is a pan India skill set development and knowledge enhancement organization. The organization’s primary focus is on developing essential life skills among individuals of all ages, increasing their general knowledge and awareness, improving their public speaking skills and verbal communication

Learning through Play: Learning Centers

A learning center is a self-contained section of the classroom in which students engage in independent and self-directed learning activities. There are so many ways centers help with academics at NESISM: Make Mistakes, Practice, Practice, Practice, Extend the Learning, Learn New Skills, Develop Language

International Links (Global Skype Sessions, International Collaboration)

Global education is an effective way to support students' holistic academic, social, and emotional development.International Dot Day, Mystery Skype, Flipgrid, Learn New Skills, Skype sessions to share learning experiences

Maker’s Space

Makerspaces provide hands-on, creative ways to encourage students to design, experiment, build and invent as they deeply engage in science, engineering and tinkering. A makerspace is not solely a science lab, woodshop, computer lab or art room, but it may contain elements found in all of these familiar spaces. We have 13 such clubs which are conducted on weekly basis.

PYP Exhibition

In the final year of the PYP, students carry out an extended, in-depth, collaborative project known as the PYP exhibition. This involves students working collaboratively to conduct an in-depth inquiry into real life issues or problems. Students collectively synthesize all of the essential elements of the PYP in ways that can be shared with the whole school community.

Grade-wise Carnival

A culminating annual event- grade wise carnival showcases the learning achievements of the students. Learners in collusion with teachers prepare and present this academic programme and also receive their grade books at the hands of the Founder Principal Dr. R. Varadarajan.

IB Orientation for Parents and Students

Getting the basics right! The new parents and students are initiated into the IB Programme with a tuning in for the same. They are front loaded with the right information and introduced to the IB philosophy and inquiry based teaching methodology.

New Teaching Methods

Dramatic Arts education is an important means of stimulating CREATIVITY and PROBLEM SOLVING. It can CHALLENGE STUDENTS' PERCEPTIONS about their world and about themselves. Dramatic exploration can provide students with an outlet for emotions, thoughts, and dreams that they might not otherwise have means to express.

Special Assembly

Special assemblies serve as powerful motivators for the entire school. The assembly serves an important purpose. By assembling students and teachers in one space, assembly is a powerful way to instill discipline and also to set a joyful and focused tone for the day. Special assemblies provide an important platform for demonstrating the skills imbibed by the students.