“The only way to learn mathematics is to do mathematics.”– Paul Halmos
The Khaitan School in Noida organized an Inter-House Math Quiz Competition for Class V students on April 27th, 2023. The preliminary round was conducted on April 21st, 2023 in all sections of Class V. Students participated with great enthusiasm in the written objective response test conducted by their respective Mathematics Teachers in their classrooms, showcasing their potential. The top scorers from each house were selected from each section, and the final round featured the top scorers from each house.
On April 27th, 2023, the final round took place in the AV room in the presence of students from Class V F as the audience. Ms. Puja Chaturvedi, Subject Lead (Math Department), introduced the participants and explained the rules for the three rounds: Warm-Up Mental Ability, Visual Quiz, and Buzzer Round Problem Solving.
The students of Nilgiri House, including Vihan 5A, Adit 5C, and Harshita 5D, won the first prize with a score of 50 points. The Head of Junior School, Ms. Seema Khurana, addressed and encouraged the participants with her inspiring words. The event helped the students identify their capabilities and motivated them to learn and expand their knowledge. The quiz enhanced the students’ inquisitiveness, building their confidence, mental prowess, and learning at the same time.