We have received a special visit. The music students from Geneva, Switzerland, came to Piali and prepared a fun program with a sound workshop for our girls. The children were taught about using their hands and feet to create and play with rhythm and sound. Thank you #LiveinSchool and Indian Guitar Federation for this beautiful opportunity.
We’re on our way! This time to Kolkata, to visit the ZOO and the museum. The bus, full of music and songs to make sure we don’t get carsick, first took us along a dusty road to a city bypass where we admired tall skyscrapers and other great buildings. At the museum, we learned a lot […]
A special day for us is the day when we swap the small classrooms for a playground – a day for play and sports. We run, jump rope, play games with a ball, test our balance skills, try to eat a cookie while having our hands bound with a rope… But mostly, we spend the day […]
We have put a lot of hard work into making our surroundings look prettier. Care for environment is part of our education and we wanted to showcase that by planting the flowers and vegetables on the garden in front of our school. What do you think? “Take care of the Earth and she will take care […]
Sincere thanks to the Ganguly Pal family that decided to celebrated the birthday of their son and grandson Aintik with us. They treated us to a delicious lunch and brought gifts for all the children. We also got to have chocolate cake while singing ‘Happy Birthday’. Many thanks!
Text and photos: Polona Fonda At first I felt a bit uncomfortable, I mean after all I was a stranger… With a camera, full of curiosity and a bunch of Ashar Alo girls willing to open the doors of their homes. After classes were over, students took us on a walk around Piali. We moved through the narrow, muddy trails, […]
On Children’s Day, we take a rest from our studies and spend some time playing together. This year, we were blind mice, we popped balloons and kicked the ball around. We also received a visit from a magician who enchanged us with the appearance of a real dove and goose. And well, for lunch, will […]