Skimmer Olympics 2015
The Society of Automotive Engineers (SAEINDIA) has introduced AWIM (A World In Motion) Programme in various schools to inculcate creative and scientific thinking in the young minds.
ARAI (Automotive Research Association of India) is promoting SAEINDIA AWIM with sponsorship to EATON Company for our school.
On 5th December 2015 an inter-school Skimmer Olympics was organized in Orchid School.
Two teams, each of four students of Std V had represented Vikhe Patil Memorial School, Lohegaon in this Olympics. There were around 60 schools participating in this competition.
Two of the volunteers representing our school on behalf of EATON Company were parents of our students, Mr Praveen Kadekodi and Mr Sukumar. The other Volunteers were Mr Shrikant, Mr Nischal, Mr Apurva, Ms Aditi and Ms Sneha.
One of our team comprising of students- Aditya Dapakar, Ayush Bainade, Naman Mahajan and Kush Mohitkar won the prize for best presentation, where the presentation included viva session of science concepts related to the Skimmer and chart preparation.
Students thoroughly enjoyed the whole session and their joy of winning the prize had no limits!!!!!.