Independence Day, also known as स्वतंत्रता दिवस is a proud day for each Indian and on 15th August 2021, India would mark its 75th year of being independent. The lockdown has affected each and every aspect of our lives and not to mention the changes that it has brought in the educational world. 85% of children born in India know about the significance and importance of स्वतंत्रता दिवस Independence Day from the education they receive in their school every year. History books deserve a lot of credit for the same. Teachers should try their level best in order to help the students understand the situations that the country has been in and the struggles India and the Indians have faced in order to be independent. The few ways in which the teachers can help the students understand better about स्वतंत्रता दिवस Independence Day through स्वतंत्रता दिवस Independence Day activities are-
- Movie afternoons on Independence Day– Movies are something that interests the students a lot. The teachers can organize a movie afternoon for the students wherein the movies related to the independence of India, the struggle of India, etc will be displayed on the screen of each student screen. The movie could be followed by a serious discussion that adds on to the knowledge of the students.
- Independence Day Quiz– The teachers or student groups can organize quiz competitions wherein interesting questions related to the history of India or questions related to Independence day can be framed. These interesting quiz questions can further be asked to the students. Teachers can also set fun factors like raising hands to answer first and a time limit for answering each question in order to make it interesting.
Do not let the pandemic dull your spirit and love for the country, and as Indians have always believed ‘we shall overcome’, Happy Independence Day.