Computer literacy is one of the most important skills of the 21st century. Computer programming, coding, robotics etc. provide ideal platforms which helps in learning through experimentation and play. ‘Computer Prowess’ an intra-class tech competition was organised in the month of January 2021 for the students of classes [ I to V ], to provide an opportunity to display designing and programming skills.
Students of class I had to create the “Book Covers” using tools of Ms-Paint on the topic “ My Favourite Story”. Students designed beautiful book covers like The Gingerbread Man, Cinderella, Little Red Riding Hood, Three Little Pigs etc.
Students of class II had to design an e-poster on the topic “I Love Books” using OO04 Kids Writer. Students used their creativity and imagination in designing posters using tools of OO04Kids Writer.
Students of Class III had to design a Single Player game using SCRATCH Game Designing Software on the topic “ Save the Aquatic Animals”. They had to give a message of saving aquatic animals from oil spills and garbage through their game. The students have made very interesting games, reflecting their compassion to save aquatic life from pollution.
Students of class IV had to create a presentation on the topic ‘My School-The New Beginning after the Pandemic’. The students participated with great enthusiasm and showcased their creative talent.
Students of class V had to create a Single Player/ Two Player game on the topic ‘Trees- Our Lifeline’ using Kodu Game Lab or Scratch 3.0 Game Designing Software.
The competition witnessed enthusiastic participation from the students. The judgement criteria was creativity, software utilization , relevance to the topic and overall presentation. The judges were left spellbound by the imagination and creativity of the students.