Are the classrooms using interactive whiteboards enhanced with technological equipment for better learning & teaching? Visual presenters, Visualizers, digital overheads prospect the images of two/three-dimensional objects creating interest among the students to learn. Every classroom is well ventilated, maintained and furnished appropriately for all the age levels.
Housed in a spacious hall complete with latest books, periodicals, and research reports; LDR library encourages students to make good use of the resource room, in a conducive atmosphere for reading and reflection. The list of books and journals are constantly updated and expanded every academic year.
Mathematics Lab fosters mathematical awareness, skill building, and positive attitudes. It offers Multiple Teaching and Learning Aids, comprising of Technology Applications, Videos, Measuring Instruments, Tables, and Charts, to students on the basis of three pillars – ‘Imagine, Investigate and Interact’. It offers mathematical concepts to verify mathematical facts and theorems using technological tools as well as hands-on activities that include a wide variety of mathematical models.
Helps the students to develop scientific temper because of the facility that provides controlled conditions in which scientific research, experiments & measurements may be performed. It provides a learning space to develop scientific & educational portals as per the syllabi.
Computer-aided learning is an integral part of LDR. Keeping up with technologically advanced time, a fully equipped computer lab has been built (in collaboration with NUT) for the children so that they could explore the subjects of their desire. The lab also has broadband Internet access which is shared with the children under strict supervision. Our aim is to enable and empower students to visualize their subjects better by using the computer for hands-on learning. For this, we have a crafted the best curriculum that makes our students tech-savvy and helps them be prepared for the future career of their choice.
BIGI RoboGenius Lab is based on the “Learning by Doing” methodology, encouraging students to develop problem-solving, decision making and scientific inquiry skills and comprehend abstract concepts in a play way method. It allows them to investigate, plan, test and implement their ideas thus focusing on the application of the CS‐STEM concepts and themes. Students are engaged in dynamic activities and by using the experience, they become the protagonists of their own learning. Students discover an exciting and important connection with real-world applications, an experience that is vital for success in the 21st century. It is integrated within the school time table and covers topics in the curriculum as per CBSE, ICSE and state boards.
“Language is the light of the mind” by British philosopher and political economist - John Stuart Mills. Language is the most important tool in any form of learning. It is the means of communicating thoughts and ideas. It also makes it easy to forge friendships, cultural ties, and economic relations. To foster the above qualities, BIGI has set up a high-tech Lingua Lab to help students improve the concept of grammar and LSRW.
Social Science Lab
The School has a well equipped Social Science Lab. It is well equipped with equipments, apparatuses and material required for the subject, which helps in creating and maintaining a much needed congenial atmosphere for effective learning. It provides a work room for the pupil-teachers to carry out activities and the practical solution of the problem characterizing every unit or topic. The permanent display of important maps, globes, pictures and charts and constant referrals help them to be inquisitive synthesize and analyse. Teaching of Little Stars becomes more effective and lively & interesting.
Montessori Activity Hall
The Montessori lab is an area exclusively set apart for the holistic development of the child. We make sure that the child absorbs all the concepts taught in the classroom and remembers them with the help of scientifically designed activities. Montessori activities are chiefly divided into four categories: Exercise of Practical Life (EPL), Sensorial, Arithmetic, and Language. The lab consists of objects as the Pink Tower (Sensorial), Spindle boxes (Arithmetic), Sandpaper tracing (Alphabet), Color Tablets (Sensorial) and so on to name a few. As the child starts exploring, we facilitate the little mind with activities pertaining to Arithmetic, Linguistic and day to day activities of Practical Life such as tying shoelaces, fastening buttons, and so on
Voices should be heard loud. And this proves true in BIGI auditorium which is spacious with the excellent sound system. It is well-architected auditorium that aids in performing the scholastic and co-scholastic activities.
Art Studio is a venue in the school always busy that attracts every student of the school where every small scribbling of a student is trained to become a traditional or modern art or blend of both or other forms of visual art. The Art studio caters to the needs of drawing and painting skills of students by conducting classes as part of co-scholastic areas in the curriculum.
The school has a number of dedicated staff to develop and enhance the performing art skills of students in a unique Dance Studio. Performing art is amalgamated in the curriculum and students are trained constantly throughout the year to be proficient in today's competitive world that considers dance as of the multitasking prerequisite skill.
Music Teachers in Keyboard, Tabla, Guitar, Percussion and Jazz Drums train students with various activities such as vocal, composing accompanying and orchestration skills in their regular classes in distinct Music Studios as a part of performing art in the curriculum.
Every child has an inherent ability to become a great swimmer. To bring out this ability we have separate pools for both junior and senior students that are ozonated (chlorine free), thermostatic (temperature controlled), hygienic, beautiful and designed keeping in mind all necessary safety measures. Our specially trained coaches are instrumental in the achievements of our students
The play area facilitates children with playthings such as slides, swings, mini travelers, colorful see-saws, mini basketball game, and so on. The ground is cushioned with mats which keep the children from getting bruised or hurt during stretching, running, jumping, bending, clapping, etc. The child finds an opportunity to relax its body and in turn its ever curious mind. By constant interaction between the instructor and other fellow students, they learn and enjoy activities in a group such as Recreation games, Colour ball game, Circle game, Ball and balance game, Throwing the ball, etc., which increases their interest levels even in the other subjects.
Sports inculcate discipline, self-confidence, team-spirit, sense of belonging, pride, achievement, and self-esteem. A very few schools provide Indoor Stadium facilities today. BIG is one of them. Here students are taught and can play Billiards, Air Hockey, Tennis, Chess, Carrom, Swimming and Martial Arts.
“Housing a healthy mind in a healthy body”.
The sports and Games facilitates within the campus instill a spirit of sportsmanship among students. The fresh air which contains more oxygen than the air in a confined room relaxes their body & mind which will help them to increase the concentration of their mind. Also, it helps them to improve their immunity and develop personality and make them acquire leadership qualities. Students are offered facilities for sports such as Basketball, Throw ball, Volleyball, Badminton, Hockey, Netball, Cricket, etc. Inter- School and inter-house tournaments are conducted annually.
Learn and Shine: Spacious and well-equipped classrooms, laboratories, an auditorium. The Serene Learning atmosphere of the school offers just the perfect setting for the peaceful pursuit of knowledge and wisdom.
Happy Journey: Transport Facility (to be elaborated)
Aristotles & Dronas: Well-qualified, experienced teachers and administrative staff. All staff is appointed through a selection process, which has stringent benchmarks and standards. Teaching skills are upgraded through periodic training, and through sponsorship of teachers to training programs organized by the Late Diptiben Raval Memorial Trust.
Brunch and Lunch: Cafeteria and bakery to serve wholesome vegetarian meals with appropriate changes in the menu every week, recommended by a qualified dietician.
Explore the World: Field trips and educational tours/excursion trips are organized to fulfill the spirit of exploration and discovery from time time.
Water is Life: Aqua-guards and water doctors at vantage points provide filtered drinking water.
Health is wealth: MI Room to offer first aid to sick students.
Microscope to Telescope: A peek into our facilities Experiment centers of excellence The school has well-equipped laboratories for Physics, Chemistry, and Biology. The Computer Labs (senior and junior), are spacious, aesthetically designed and equipped with the latest in the field of Information Technology. They are open to children of all ages.
Treasure of Knowledge: The library is the Powerhouse of Knowledge. The school has excellent library well-stocked with the latest books, journals, and magazines besides several newspapers. They are kept open after school hours for the benefit of interested scholars. The library has a multimedia PC to update and present the data online. Newspapers/magazines would be stacked in the with an Internet connection and a collection of the latest CDs, Book Exhibitions by leading publishers, symposia, seminars and workshops are also conducted.
Perspire to inspire: Facilities for sports include well-appointed grounds and tracks, tennis courts, a golfing area, football, cricket, basketball and volleyball courts besides several indoor games like a shuttle, chess, table tennis, carrom, under the supervision of qualified physical trainers and instructors. The school also has a spacious multi-purpose hall for indoor games such as carrom, chess, basketball, and badminton.
Invent & Inform: Communication Services: in order to make the students feel home away from home a number of communication services are incorporated.