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Bhaloo Ki Salgirah
Fouzia Abrar | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-I Karachi: To enable students to learn the concept of planning to celebrate small events, “Bhaloo Ki Salgirah” was arranged by students of Class I at Beaconhouse NNP-I on Thursday, February 16, 2017. The students celebrated the birthday w...
Dentist’s Visit
Aneela Majid | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-VI Karachi: To explain the structure and function of human teeth to the students of Class III, dentists were invited to school on February 10, 2017. The dentists talked at length with the students about their Science topic, ‘Human Teeth’, showing t...
Skype Session with Bahawalpur Campus
Farheen Khalid | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP IV Karachi: Class III collaborated with the students of Beaconhouse Bahawalpur through a Skype session on February 14, 2017. Students shared their own experience about winter in Karachi and asked questions about different activities in winter in Bahaw...
Voice That Rules
Musarat Fakhra Anjum | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Defence Campus Karachi: The IBDP team of Defence Campus organised a singing competition, Voice That Rules, for O Level students on January 21, 2017. Teams from various schools participated. The judges for the event were Mr Kashif Ali and ...
Annual Art Exhibition 2017
Musarat Fakhra Anjum | Staff Correspondent TBT| Beaconhouse Defence Campus Karachi: The Annual Art Exhibition of the final thesis of the Senior School art students was held on January 31 and February 1, 2017. This was preceded by Inter-School College Art Competition where students from KGS, Lyceu...
Educational Trip to a Super Store
Aneela Majid | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-VI Karachi: To help students of Class V get more involved and well-versed in their mathematics topics of averages, fractions, percentages, graphs and charts, a visit to Hyderi Super Mart was arranged on February 7, 2017. Students were asked t...
Anti-Tobacco Poster Competition
Fouzia Abrar | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-I Karachi: Students of Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Primary-I participated in an Anti-Tobacco Poster Competition organised by Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Center on Thursday, February 9, 2017. All students worked hard...
Teacher in the Spotlight
Aneela Majid | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-VI Karachi: Ms Mahjabeen Taj Arzani, who is an Urdu teacher at Beaconhouse NNP-VI, is an up and coming story writer. She got the opportunity of getting her story published in the famous children’s magazine ‘Nounihal’ this month....
Urdu Mushaira
Musarat Fakhra Anjum | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Defence Campus Karachi: Urdu Mushaira was organised by the Primary Section on January 26, 2017. Ms Mumtaz Askari, the Urdu Curriculum Coordinator of SG I was the chief guest of the event. Students from Classes III to V participated. It was...
Sehat-o-Safai
Fouzia Abrar | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-I Karachi: Mrs Shahana Munawar and Mr Faheem Rao visited NNP-Ion On January 18, 2017 to brief Class V students about how to make their environment clean. This was done in connection with our Urdu curriculum topic Sehat-o-Safai. Students were also shown ...
Obhartay Sitaray
Aneela Majid | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-VI Karachi: Rayyan Umer of Class V came second in the singing competition, Obhartay Sitary held by Citizen Foundation on February 4, 2017. Renowned artists Khalid Anum, Ustad Mehmood Ali Khan and Shahid Hameed were the judges for the competition and it w...
In Conversation with Beaconites
Aneela Majid | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-VI Karachi: To familiarise the parents of the newly-admitted students with different school policies and the kind of teaching and learning that takes place in a Beaconhouse classroom, an event title, "In Conversation with Beaconites" was held at Dolmen...
Origami Lesson
Tasneem Ali | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Clifton Campus Karachi: Students of Class IV at Beaconhouse Clifton Campus learnt the skill of origami during arts and craft activities on January 25, 2017. Origami, a part of Japanese culture, is the art of paper folding. The students were encour...
Rising Stars
Tasneem Ali | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Clifton Campus Karachi: The ‘Obhartay Sitaray’ Competition provides a unified platform to encourage the young, emerging singers of Pakistan. On January 24, 2017, more than 100 schools from all over Karachi participated in this competition to e...
Art Competition
Musarat Fakhra Anjum | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Defence Campus Karachi: An Art Competition was held on January 16, 2017 amongst the students of the Primary Section at Beaconhouse Defence Campus. The themes for the competition were Fantasy Garden, Beauty of Village Life and My Dream Pl...
Art for Change
Aiman Ashfaque | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan Chapter KG-II Karachi: Art for Change, the third National Child Art Competition and Exhibition, was held on January 20, 2017. The theme given to the students for the competition was ‘My Beautiful City/Village’. This theme enabled ...
Doctor’s Visit
Saman Saleem | Staff Correspondent TBT | PECHS Primary III Karachi: In order to create awareness among students about taking care of their eyes, Ophthalmologist Dr Farrah Aziz Khoja was invited to the branch on January 6, 2017. Through a presentation and an interactive session later, she provided s...
HRCA English and Science Quiz
Saman Saleem | Staff Correspondent TBT | PECHS Primary III Karachi: An award ceremony was held for the high achievers of HRCA Science and English Quiz January 6, 2017. A total of 16 students participated, of which four qualified for the final round. Eman Amin and Nabeel Imran were awarded gold me...
Singing Competition
Tahura Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-VI Karachi: A singing competition was held in NNP-VI on December 13, 2016. The judge was Mr Aihsan Ali Khan, a renowned personality in the music industry. The competition consisted of three genres; namely, milli songs, pop songs and folk songs. The si...
Elocution Competition
Saman Saleem | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse P.E.C.H.S Primary III Karachi: An elocution contest was held for Classes III and V at Beaconhouse P.E.C.H.S Primary III on December 8, 2016. The participants read different poems and were assessed on clarity, expression, pronunciation and fluency...
Healthy Eating
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch Karachi: At Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch, ‘Healthy Food Day’ was celebrated on November 30, 2016. Ashar, Ayesha and Ibad’s mothers from Pre-Nursery A and Zenain, Rayan and Ameer Ali’s mothers from Pre-Nursery B were inv...
Science Exhibition
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch Karachi: At Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch, students of Classes V-A, V-B and V-C displayed their projects of Electricity Science Exhibition on November 25, 2016, after learning about series circuits and the use of switches and mo...
Get Together With Grandparents
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch Karachi: Students of the Early Years celebrated a get together with their grandparents on December 2, 2016. Grandparents were invited to spend their precious time with their grandchildren. Special activities were arranged for th...
Trip to Rural Karachi
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Steel Town Campus Karachi: At Beaconhouse Steel Town Campus, students of Class III went for a visit to Steel Town and Gulshan-e-Hadeed on November 30, 2016. They observed different features of an urban settlement and compared them with that of ru...
Annual Musical Concert 2016-2017
Tahura Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-VI Karachi: Beaconhouse NNP-VI Campus held its’ Annual Musical Concert 2016-2017 on November 26, 2016, at the Bahria Auditorium, Karachi. The theme of the concert was ‘Blast from the Past’. Students presented classical role-plays,...
Incredible Innovation
Saima Abedi | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NN-Cambridge Karachi: A Science Exhibition was organised by Gulshan Cambridge on November 26, 2016 in which the students of Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Cambridge partook enthusiastically. Their project was based on the theme ‘Envisioning Futu...
I Am What I Choose To Become
Ayesha Maniya | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PECHS Middle Campus Karachi: The students of Beaconhouse PECHS Middle Section participated in a National Pictorial Message Competition on December 2, 2016. The students took photographs depicting the message ‘I am not what happened to me, I a...
Film Festival
Rimna Riaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary-IV Karachi: The students of Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary-IV took part in the Lahore International Children’s Film Festival on December 2, 2016. The film festival featured the best in local and international shorts films. Out of 1...
Rangoli Celebrations
Musarat Fakhra Anjum | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Defence Campus Karachi: The spirit of diversity, tolerance and international mindedness was observed at the IBDP Defence Campus as they celebrated Rangoli with Hindu staff and students within the school community on November 20, 2016. M...
Crafting Egyptian Jewelry and Pharaoh Masks
Tasneem Ali | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Clifton Campus Karachi: At Beaconhouse Clifton Campus, students of Class IV made Egyptian jewelry under the theme ‘Where we are in Place and Time’ on November 22, 2016. They did research on the different types of Ancient Egyptian jewelry and ...
An Excursion to Quaid’s Mausoleum
Saman Saleem | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse P.E.C.H.S Primary-III Karachi: Class II students of Beaconhouse P.E.C.H.S Primary-III went to Quaid-e-Azam’s Mausoleum and paid tribute to the father of our nation on November 18, 2016. They came to know different historical facts about Quaid...
A World of Tomorrow
Ayesha Maniya | Staff Correspondent TBT | PECHS Middle Campus Karachi: Beaconhouse PECHS Middle Campus showcased its projects during the event "Depiction of Tomorrow through the Lens of an Artist, Scientist and Photographer" on November 25, 2016. The young innovators displayed their potential and ...
Art Competition
Sameera Ikram | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Jauhar KG-II Karachi: Students of Beaconhouse Jauhar KG II participated in Art for Change 3rd National Child Art Competition and Exhibition on November 25, 2016. This initiative focused not only on art education but also on creating socially r...
Sports Now and Then
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch Karachi: Students of Class III at Beaconhouse Steel Town learned about different sports as part of their English theme focusing on sports. They compared different sports played in the past with those being played nowadays. To el...
Reading Activity
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch Karachi: A Reading Activity was held in Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch on October 27 to 28, 2016. Students of Classes V-A, B and C participated in the event and started working on the project two weeks earlier. Senior Mistress an...
English Debate Competition
Komal Waseem | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary-VI Karachi: For the fifth time, Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary-VI hosted the Inter Branch English Debate Competition 2016-17 at Usman Institute Auditorium on November 16, 2016. It was a proud moment for the school when GP-VI was the ...
Aladdin and the Magic Lamp
Tasneem Ali | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Clifton Campus Karachi: Arabian Nights has been always popular for its mystic characters, dramatic settings and fantasy themes. At Beaconhouse Clifton Campus, students of Classes IV-C and IV-H presented a puppet show on “Aladdin and the Magic ...
Simple Machines
Tasneem Ali | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Clifton Campus Karachi: Class III students at Clifton Campus explored various complex and simple machines in connection with their reader, How the World Works, on November 17, 2016. The inquiry helped them develop an understanding of the concept a...
Urdu Parliamentary Debate
Ayesha Maniya | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PECHS Middle Karachi: An Urdu Parliamentary Debate Competition was held in the Middle Section of Beaconhouse PECHS between the students of Class VIII on November 18, 2016. Both teams took a stance in favour or against the topic, ‘English zabaa...
One Day in Their Life
Ayesha Maniya | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PECHS Middle Karachi: At Beaconhouse PECHS Middle Section, students from Class VII participated in a cross-cultural online project titled ‘One Day in the Life’, offered by iEarn, on November 18, 2016. The students had a Skype session with a...
HRCA English and Science Quiz
Saman Saleem | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse P.E.C.H.S Karachi: Students of Class V at Beaconhouse P.E.C.H.S Primary III participated in the elimination round of the HRCA English and Science Quiz on November 17, 2016. Two students from each section were shortlisted on merit-based criteri...
Baithak School Visit
Saman Saleem | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse P.E.C.H.S Karachi: Students of the social club at Beaconhouse P.E.C.H.S visited the Baithak School along with Ms Ramla Shams and Ms Farkhanda Rashid and selected students of photography club as part of a project. They took eatables, gifts and...
Visit to the SOS VILLAGE
Samia A Ayub | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse College Campus Gulshan Karachi: A visit was arranged to SOS Children’s Village Karachi where students of BCCG were briefed about the different facilities provided to children by SOS Villages and how they are making a difference. Students got a ...
All about Germany
Tahura Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-VI Karachi: Students of NNP VI visited Goethe Institute to watch a German movie as a part of their German class activity on November 16, 2016. Students were also briefed about the German culture and the movie they watched. It was a good learning expe...
Evacuation Drill
Sameera Ikram | Staff correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Jauhar KG-II Karachi: An evacuation drill was practiced at BSS Jauhar KG-II on November 1, 2016 where a continuous hooter was blown and all the students ran out of their classrooms, leaving everything aside. The teachers accompanied them. Afte...
Annual Graduation Ceremony
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch Karachi: The graduation ceremony for the outgoing intermediate and Matriculation students was held on October 20, 2016. The ceremony was attended by the parents of the graduates as well as Class IX and X students. Alumna Huda A...
Literary Events at End of Library Month
Musarat Fakhra Anjum | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Defence Campus Karachi Karachi: Two literary events were celebrated at Beaconhouse Defence Campus on November 8, 2016, as Library month activities came to an end. Students of Early years had role-play activities where the young studen...
Spelling Bee Competition
Musarat Fakhra Anjum | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Defence Campus Karachi: Students of Beaconhouse Defence Campus Primary Section participated in the 12th Dawn Spelling Bee Competition 2016 held on November 1, 2016. It was held at Karachi Art Council and three of Defence Campus students...
Yellow Grandmother’s Day
Hina Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | PECHS KG-I Karachi: Grandparents make the world softer, kinder, warmer and even brighter. To strengthen this bond, Pre-Nursery students celebrated Grandmother’s Day on November 3, 2016 while following the ‘yellow’ colour theme. The classrooms were dec...
Healthy Lifestyle
Hina Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | PECHS KG-I Karachi: To reinforce the concept of sleeping early at night and waking up early in the morning, a pajama party and breakfast morning was arranged for Bubbles students on November 7, 2016. They came to school dressed in their pajamas and experien...
Waste Paper Management
Ayesha Maniya | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PECHS Middle Karachi: Students of Class VIII at Beaconhouse PECHS Campus, Middle Section, worked on a waste paper management project on November 4, 2016, as extended learning for a chapter in their curriculum titled ‘Reducing Pollution.’ Th...
Voice-Over Competition
Ayesha Maniya | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PECHS Middle Karachi: Students of Class VII at Beaconhouse PECHS Campus, Middle Section, participated in the online ‘Voice-Over Competition’ held between 16 branches of the Southern Region on November 3, 2016. The competition was organised ...
Story Mania
Samia Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Bahawalpur Bahawalpur: An inter branch story telling competition titled ‘Story Mania’ was organised at Beaconhouse Bahawalpur Campus on November 3, 2016. Four students from Classes IV to V from Bahawalpur Campus and NP-III from Karachi took par...
Pictorial Message Competition
Ayesha Maniya | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PECHS Middle Karachi: Students of Class VIII at Beaconhouse PECHS Campus, Middle Section, participated in the online regional Pictorial Message Competition on November 4, 2016, held between 16 branches of the Southern Region. Shanzay Rab of C...
Egg Engineering Project - Save the Egg
Ayesha Maniya | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PECHS Middle Karachi: At Beaconhouse PECHS Middle, students of Classes VI, VII and VIII worked on a project titled ‘Egg Engineering - Save the Egg’ as a part of their Robotics curriculum on November 3, 2016. The aim of this project was to de...
Planting Activity
Ayesha Maniya | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PECHS Middle Karachi: Students of Class VI at Beaconhouse PECHS Middle grew different plants and bought some as a part of their curriculum activity on November 3, 2016. They took care of the plants and learned about them by researching on hea...
Tasneem Ali | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Clifton Campus Karachi: Abstract art has been the most fascinating form of art. The use of lines, colour and form in an artistic way gives multiple dimensions to the picture and can be interpreted in many ways. Class V students engaged in this ...
Tahura Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-VI Karachi: Class VI students were taken to the Dolphin Show held at Maritime Museum, Karachi on November 1, 2016. The students were really excited and enjoyed a lot. ...
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch Karachi: International Library Week was held at Steel Town branch from October 17 to 21, 2016. Students of Class III held a morning assembly presentation in which they talked about the importance of libraries in their lives. Stor...
Trailblazers Award Ceremony 2016
BSR – School Group IV Karachi: School Group IV held Trailblazers Award Ceremony 2016 at TFC Auditorium on October 29, 2016 to acknowledge and celebrate the achievements of students who had given outstanding performances in a broad spectrum of co-curricular activities. Chief guest was renowned...
Urdu Literacy Week
Ayesha Maniya | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PECHS Middle Karachi: Urdu Literacy Week was celebrated at Beaconhouse PECHS Middle campus from October 24 to 26, 2016. In the course of Urdu Literacy Week celebrations, students of Class VI prepared and performed a famous role play entitled ...
International School Library Month
Soha Nasir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NN-KG I Karachi: At Beaconhouse NN-KG I, students of all levels celebrated International School Library Month on Thursday, October 27, 2016, where they enthusiastically performed songs related to Library Day. Students dressed up as their favorite...
Global Handwashing Day
Soha Nasir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NN-KG I Karachi: At Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Kindergarten-I, students of Nursery level advocated Global handwashing day on Thursday, October 27, 2016, to increase awareness about the importance of handwashing. Children represented the many ways...
Celebrating the Colour Yellow
Tasneem Ali | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Clifton Campus Karachi: Dressed up in yellow clothes, the students of Bubbles at Beaconhouse Clifton Campus looked adorable as they brought along their favourite yellow toys to celebrate "Yellow Day" at school on October 31, 2016. The class was d...
Constructing 3D Shapes
Tasneem Ali | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Clifton Campus Karachi: Students of Class III at Beaconhouse Clifton Campus used tooth picks and play dough to create 3D shapes on October 31, 2016, and described them using previously learnt mathematical vocabulary. Constructing activities not on...
International Library Month
Tahura Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-VI Karachi: International Library Month was celebrated throughout October at Beaconhouse NNP-VI. Students of all levels were engaged in different activities including a dream jar activity, poem writing, poem elocution, Skype sessions with a...
Dawn Spelling Bee 2016
Ayesha Maniya | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PECHS Karachi: Students of Class VI at Beaconhouse PECHS Middle Section participated in the 12th Dawn Spelling Bee Competition 2016, Karachi District round at the Arts Council Auditorium on October 29, 2016. Muhammad Shahrukh Khan, Saba Kashi...
Literacy Week Event
Sameera Ikram | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Jauhar Campus Karachi: Literacy week was celebrated at Beaconhouse Jauhar KG-II from October 19 to October 25, 2016. Parents were invited on the last day of the week to celebrate. Students from Classes I and II participated in different activit...
Children’s Film Festival
Komal Waseem | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary-VI Karachi: Students of Classes IV and V at Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary-VI got the opportunity to visit the International Children’s Film Festival on October 20 and 21, 2016 at the Cinepax Auditorium. The students watched dif...
Urdu Debate Competition
Komal Waseem | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary-VI Karachi: During Library Month at Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary-VI, an Urdu Debate Competition was organised amongst the students of Class V on October 21, 2016. 12 students participated in the debate and spoke for and against th...
Literary Week
Hina Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PECHS KG-I Karachi: Beaconhouse PECHS KG-I organised a literary week where parents were invited to experience different literary activities with their children on October 21, 2016. A new theme was followed each day and various reading activities w...
Children’s Film Festival
Tahura Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-VI Karachi: Students of Class I from Beaconhouse NNP-VI were taken to the Ocean Mall cinemas to watch a movie on October 21, 2016. The movie was comprised of clips of different cartoons from all around the world. After the movie students a...
Tennis Court Inauguration
Mehreen Kamran | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Middle Karachi: After much anticipation, the tennis court was formally inaugurated at the Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Middle Branch on September 27, 2016. The inauguration was done by School Group IV Head Mrs Erum Ali and Manag...
Parent-Teacher Interaction
Mehreen Kamran | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Middle Karachi: Parent-teacher meetings are a regular feature of school life. They play an important role in a student’s development and academic success. The first PTM was spread over four days, starting October 15, 2016. In...
BNMUN ‘16
Saima Abedi | Staff Correspondent TBT | NN-Cambridge Karachi: Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Cambridge Branch organised its first MUN, BNMUN (Beaconhouse North Model United Nation) that was held from September 30 to October 2, 2016. The event aimed to enhance students’ public-speaking skills and...
Love for Literacy
Saima Abedi | Staff Correspondent TBT | NN-Cambridge Karachi: Literacy Week was held at Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Cambridge Branch from October 3 to 7, 2016. The students presented an informative skit and speeches in the morning assembly to highlight the importance of literacy. Students also h...
Matric Stream Orientation
Mehreen Kamran | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Middle Content Karachi: Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Middle Content arranged an orientation session for the parents of Matric students on October 10, 2016. The multi-media presentation by senior teachers was followed by a quest...
Edmodo Session for Parents
Mehreen Kamran | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Middle Branch Karachi: In order to cultivate lifelong learners, it is important to engage parents as they are also instrumental in students’ learning. Keeping this in mind, Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Middle Branch arranged ...
Urdu Literacy Week
Komal Waseem | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary-VI Karachi: Students at Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary-VI portrayed different characters, authors and poets from Urdu literature during Urdu Literacy Week celebrations on October 18, 2016. This activity was part of many conducted ...
Story Telling Session in Library Month
Komal Waseem | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary-VI Karachi: Students from different classes at Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary-VI created and shared their stories by using props and wearing costumes on October 17, 2016....
An Interactive Session on Reading
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Steel Town Campus Karachi: An interactive Skype session was conducted On October 7, 2016 in LLRC of Beaconhouse Steel Town Campus with Regional Office Academics Educational Technology Consultant Mrs Nuzhat Kidvai. She conducted a reading session...
Parent Teacher Meeting
Ayesha Maniya | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PECHS Middle Karachi: The first parent teacher meeting at Beaconhouse PECHS Middle Section was held on October 15, 2016. Parents discussed the progress made by their children with the teachers. Library books were also issued to the parents in o...
The Pancake
Soha Nasir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NN-KG I Karachi: Nursery students at Beaconhouse NN-KG I took part in a pancake making activity to go along with their ORT reader ‘The Pancake’ on Friday, October 14, 2016. Students used various ingredients that are needed in making pancakes, ...
Library Day
Rimna Riaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary-IV Karachi: Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary-IV celebrated Library Day on October 7, 2016. The entire day was dedicated to the joy of reading and students of all the levels participated whole heartedly. The students took part in a readi...
Jubilee Campus Model United Nations
Mahnaz Sarfraz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Jubilee Campus Karachi: In the midst of the rigorous school routine, the Senior Section at Beaconhouse Jubilee Campus proudly hosted its third Model United Nations (MUN) on October 3, 2016. Outsiders were welcomed along with students from Class...
Locating Deserts on Maps
Fouzia Abrar | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-I Karachi: Students of Class IV used atlases on October 5, 2016 and learnt to locate deserts around the world as a part of their Social Studies curriculum. The activity helped them learn about the physical and geographical features of the world....
Books and Authors
Fouzia Abrar | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-I Karachi: Class V students prepared a special morning assembly on the importance of reading books on October 5, 2016. Students talked about famous children’s authors such as Roald Dahl, Enid Blyton, Jacqueline Wilson and JK Rowling and their famous bo...
Oath Taking Ceremony
Fouzia Abrar | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-I Karachi: A student council in a school is very important to help teach students responsibility and to develop their leadership skills. Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Primary-I arranged an oath taking ceremony for the newly elected student c...
Orientation Session
Mehreen Kamran | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Middle Branch Karachi: An orientation session for Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Middle Branch was organised at the Agha Khan University Auditorium on September 25, 2016. This session was primarily for parents of students who hav...
Bird Feeding
Mehreen Kamran | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Middle Branch Karachi: Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Middle Branch has been playing an important role in developing the spirit of community service through different initiatives. One such initiative that began on September 25, 2...
Celebrating Colour Day
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Nursery students at Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III enjoyed celebrating Colour Day by working with the colours red, yellow and blue on September 26, 2016. Recognising colours and identifying colour names is an important part...
Orientation for New Admissions
Sonia Iqbal | Staff Correspondent TBT | Discovery Early Years Karachi: Beaconhouse Discovery Early Years held an orientation session for parents of new admissions on September 26, 2016. The purpose of the orientation was to give a brief introduction to the teaching process of the school. It was a...
Visit to Science Exhibition
Komal Waseem | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan Primary-VI Karachi: Members of the Science Club visited a science exhibition held at Dawood Public School on September 23, 2016. Students participated in various activities and learnt about new technologies and advancements. ...
Soles for Souls
Mehreen Kamran | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Middle Branch Karachi: In order to reinforce the concept of charity and giving, Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Middle Branch once again organised a charity campaign titled “Soles for Souls” on September 9, 2016. New shoes were...
Celebrating a 100 Years of Roald Dahl
Mehreen Kamran | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Middle Branch Karachi: A special morning assembly was organised by Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Middle Branch on September 8, 2016, to celebrate a 100 years since the birth of Roald Dahl - A world-renowned storyteller. Students f...
RD South meets Sindh Sports Minister
Karachi: Beaconhouse Regional Director South Mr Asim Yakub met Mr Sardar Muhammad Bux Khan Mahar, the new Sindh Minister for Sports last week. The Regional Director South apprised the provincial Sports Minister of the recent improvements made in Beaconhouse’s PE and sports curriculum. Mr Yakub als...
Student Council Election
Musarat Fakhra Anjum | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Defence Campus Karachi: Beaconhouse Defence Campus held the Student Council Election 2016-17 on September 15, 2016. Election Campaign fever ran high through the campus. Loud cheering could be heard in the grounds and corridors, colourful...
Eid Milan Party
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Eid Milan party was held for the students of Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III on September 9, 2016. All the students came dressed in traditional clothes for the party. They looked jubilant in the spirit of Eid, their joyous faces lit wi...
Graduation Glory
Saima Abedi | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Cambridge Campus Karachi: Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Cambridge Campus organised a graduation ceremony for its outgoing batch at the Bahria Auditorium on September 9, 2016. The event commenced with the academic procession led by th...
Saluting the Ultimate Sacrifice
Saima Abedi | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Cambridge Campus Karachi: Defence Day was celebrated at Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Cambridge Campus on September 6, 2016 in memory of Pakistan Army’s martyrs who gave the ultimate sacrifice for their country. Students paid a tr...
Breakfast with Grandparents
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Grandparents play an important role in the lives of their grandchildren. Children find unique acceptance in their relationships with grandparents, which benefits them emotionally and mentally. Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III arranged a ...
Student Council Election 2016-2017
Tahura Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-VI Karachi: Student Council Elections were held at Beaconhouse NNP-VI on September 9, 2016. Students voted for their favourite candidate through an online voting system. An oath taking ceremony was also held on the day....
Students Learn About the Water Cycle
Fouzia Abrar | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-I Karachi: At Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Primary-I, students of Class IV explored the water cycle on Thursday, September 8, 2016. The students did an experiment and observed different phases of the water cycle such as evaporation, condensati...
Defence Day Celebrations
Tahura Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-VI Karachi: Defense Day was celebrated at Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Primary-VI on September 6, 2016. Students of Class V prepared English and Urdu role plays that showcased the significance of Defence Day. Students also sang national song...
Graduation Ceremony for 2015-16 Batch
Mehnaz Sarfraz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Jubilee Campus Karachi: Beaconhouse Jubilee Campus celebrated the graduation ceremony of students of the 2015-16 batch with much glory and fanfare on September 5, 2016. Dr Huma Baqai, the chief guest of the auspicious occasion, paid tribute ...
Defence Day Celebrations
Mehnaz Sarfraz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Jubilee Campus Karachi: Defence Day Celebrations at Beaconhouse Jubilee Campus were a reminder to the new generation of how precious freedom is and how courageous Pakistan’s Armed Forces were in the 1965 war. Held on September 6, 2016, stude...
Defence Day Celebrations
Saman Saleem | Staff Correspondent TBT | P.E.C.H.S Primary III Karachi: Beaconhouse PECHS Primary III celebrated Defence Day with great enthusiasm on September 6, 2016, to pay tribute to the heroes of Pakistan’s Armed Forces. The tableau and skits presented by our young students were heartwar...
Urdu Declamation Contest
Mehnaz Sarfraz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Jubilee Campus Karachi: The Urdu department of Beaconhouse Jubilee Campus provided a platform to the students of Class IX to express their talents in an “Urdu Declamation Contest” held on August 31, 2016. The students participated enthusia...
Student Council Election
Fouzia Abrar | Staff Correspondent | NNP-I Karachi: The presence of a student council in any school is very important to develop students’ leadership skills and to train them to be more responsible. Beaconhouse NNP-I organised a Student Council Election for the 2016-17 school session on Tuesday, ...
Orientation Day
Saman Saleem | Staff Correspondent TBT | P.E.C.H.S Primary III Karachi: Beaconhouse PECHS Primary III organised an Orientation Day to introduce the parents of new students to the school on August 30, 2016. It was a day packed with valuable information for the parents, who were provided with facts...
Independence Day
Saman Saleem | Staff Correspondent TBT | P.E.C.H.S Primary III Karachi: As Independence Day is a day of huge importance in Pakistan’s history, we at Beaconhouse P.E.C.H.S Primary III, celebrated it on August 12, 2016 with great joy and enthusiasm followed by an Eid Milan party. Students sang nat...
Pajama Party
Soha Nasir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NN-KG Karachi: Students of Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Kindergarten I celebrated a pajama party in accordance with the theme of starry night on Monday, August 29, 2016. Students came in their night dresses along with a stuffed toy and they were i...
Reflection Walk
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III arranged a reflection walk on August 25, 2016 for their Nursery students. During this reflection walk, the students found items in which they could see their reflection. It was an activity relati...
Early Years Orientation
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch Karachi: Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch conducted an orientation session from August 25 to 26, 2016 for the parents of new students who are joining Pre-Nursery and Kindergarten. The purpose was to familiarise the parents with the...
National Tree Plantation Day
Soha Nasir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NN-KG Karachi: Trees are one of the most essential resources for our survival. To highlight this fact, National Tree Plantation Day was observed at Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Kindergarten I on Thursday, August 18, 2016 to create social awareness a...
Annual Function and Graduation Ceremony
Tahura Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-VI Karachi: Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Primary-VI Campus held their annual graduation ceremony and result day on May 31, 2016. Students who had passed their examinations with flying colours were awarded books, certificates and shields. It w...
Independence Day Celebrations
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch Karachi: Students of Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch celebrated Independence Day with passion and national spirit on August 16, 2016. A special assembly was organised for students of the Early Years, Primary, Middle and Secondary ...
Tribute to the Great Heroes of the Nation
Mahwish Abid | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-III Karachi: Independence Day celebrations took place with high spirits at Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Primary-III on August 12, 2016. Students passionately participated in various activities, including singing and performing national melod...
Celebrating Independence Day
Tasneem Ali | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Clifton Campus Karachi: Students at Beaconhouse Clifton Campus celebrated Independence Day with an abundance of enthusiasm and passion on Friday, August 12, 2016. The entire school was decorated with flags and everyone dressed up in green and whit...
Nurturing National Pride
Saima Abedi | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Cambridge Campus Karachi: Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Cambridge commemorated Independence Day on August 12, 2016. The students depicted a remarkable spirit of patriotism through a quiz competition and various skits, songs, speeches...
Independence Day Celebrations
Farheen Khalid | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-IV Karachi: Students of Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Primary-IV were eager to celebrate Pakistan’s Independence Day with passion and patriotic fervour on August 12, 2016. The students came to school in traditional attire and accessorised...
Independence Day Celebrations
Ainuzzehra Zubair | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse KG III PECHS Karachi: Independence Day celebrations took place at the Beaconhouse KG III PECHS campus on August 16, 2016. To promote patriotism and to celebrate the importance of our country, students took part in extraordinary performances ...
Starting a New School Year
Mehreen Kamran | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Middle Branch Karachi: A long summer vacation ended on August 16, 2016 for students of Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Middle Branch who were excited for the start of the school year. The students were warmly welcomed by the princi...
Snowball Fight!
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch Karachi: Kindergarten students from Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch participated in an entertaining ‘snowball activity’ on August 9, 2016. Students wrote one thing about themselves on a piece of paper and then crumpled the pape...
Meet and Greet
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch Karachi: Fancy Friday was celebrated at Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch on August 12, 2016. Classes Pre-Nursery till XI were given the opportunity to meet and greet each other and to make themselves comfortable in their new environm...
69th Independence Day Celebrations
Mehreen Kamran | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Middle Branch Karachi: Independence Day celebrations at Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Middle Branch on August 15, 2016 were an exuberant display of national pride. The day began with a flag hoisting ceremony. Students sang pat...
Career Achievement by Alumna
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch Karachi: Beaconhouse is proud of its alumna Shanza Majeed who is currently head designer at Orient Textiles and behind the successful launch of their first ever digital collection on August 10, 2016. Shanza started her schoo...
Independence Day Celebrations
Musarat Fakhra Anjum | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Defence Campus Karachi: Beaconhouse Defence Campus celebrated Independence Day with great zeal and enthusiasm on August 12, 2016. The event began with the recitation of the Holy Quran followed by the national anthem. Principal Mrs Karamal...
Independence Day Celebration
Tahura Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-VI Karachi: Independence Day was celebrated at Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Primary-VI on August 12, 2016. Class VI students prepared different English and Urdu role plays and the choir sang various songs to express their patriotism. Student...
Back To School
Soha Nasir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NN-KG Karachi: Students of Pre-Nursery, Nursery, Kindergarten and Class I were excited to be back in school on August 8, 2016. Nursery and Kindergarten students participated in different activities which kept them busy for the day. They were fam...
A Day of Celebrations
Fouzia Abrar | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-I Karachi: Students from Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Primary-I celebrated Independence Day and a welcome party together on August 12, 2016. The day started with a presentation from each level from Classes I to VI. The display was a mix of n...
Back to School!
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch Karachi: The students of Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch were given a warm welcome by the headmistress and the teachers on the first day of school after the summer vacation on August 8, 2016. Wearing crisp new uniforms, the student...
Annual Function and Graduation Ceremony
Tahura Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-VI Karachi: Annual Graduation Ceremony and Result Day was held on May 31, 2016. Students who had passed their examination with flying colours were awarded books, certificates and shields. It was a moment of pride for all teachers and the head of the bran...
Kindergarten Graduation Ceremony
Musarat Fakhra Anjum | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Defence Campus Karachi: Kindergarten Graduation Ceremony was held on June 4, 2016. Students gathered in the gymnasium and waved gleefully at their parents sitting in the audience. The parents applauded joyfully and also gave them a stand...
APD Ceremony
Hareem Akhter | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan Primary-IV Karachi: Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary-IV organised its Annual Prize Distribution Ceremony for the session 2015-16 on May 31, 2016. The ceremony commenced with recitation from the Holy Quran followed by the Senior Mistress In-charge Ms Uz...
Serial Mash Reading Competition
Karachi: Reading helps in vocabulary building and gaining knowledge. It is an essential part of the development of a child. Classes III, IV and V participated in the ‘Serial Mash Reading Competition on May 18, 2016. It was an online competition. Students read multiple stories and answered a series...
IKMC Champs
Fouzia Abrar | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-I Karachi: Students of North Nazimabad Primary-I participated in the International Kangaroo Math Contest on May 18, 2016. All the participants tried their level best. Class IV students Zaina Fatima, Aahil Hussain and Ebad Ali achieved the first positio...
Grandparents Day
Ainuzzehra Zubair | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PECHS KG-III Karachi: Grandparents Day was celebrated on May 12, 2016 to instil family values and respect among the students. Students along with their grandparents were invited to spend a fun day at the carnival organised by teachers and ...
Project Culmination Day
Tahura Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-VI Karachi: In connection with the English reader of Class I, Last Week in the Creek, Project Culmination Day was held at North Nazimabad Primary-VI on May 18, 2016. The theme of the project was, God Gave Us Green, Let’s Keep It Clean! Students pres...
International Kangaroo Mathematics Contest
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: The International Kangaroo Mathematics Contest (IKMC) is a source of intellectual encouragement for students. IKMC was held at Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III on May 10, 2016 to help students understand how mathematics applies in our live...
Graduation Ceremony
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III organised a graduation ceremony for Class I at Rangoonwala Auditorium on May 10, 2016. Parents were also invited to celebrate the day with their children....
English Handwriting Competition
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: To emphasise the importance of good handwriting, an English handwriting competition was held at the Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III on May 10, 2016. Students were encouraged to write the text in the Nelson Script within four lines. Th...
Art for Life!
Mahwish Abid | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-III Karachi: North Nazimabad Primary–III arranged a beautiful art exhibition titled Art for Life, Inspiring Creativity. A colourful exhibition of the students’ artwork was held on May 12 and 13, 2016. Parents, who had been invited to the exhibition...
Applause for Alumni
Beenish Hasan | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NAL Karachi: The University of Adelaide Scholarship Award Ceremony 2015-16 was held on May 6, 2016. Of the eleven students, out of a crowd of more than 5,000 international students, our very own Abdul Mohsi Jawaid made it to the list from Pakis...
WWF Nature Carnival
Musarat Fakhra Anjum | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Defence Campus Karachi Karachi: Middle and Senior School students participated in the WWF Nature Carnival on April 24, 2016. Different schools took part in this carnival. Forty-two projects were displayed in three categories. Students of ...
Our Beautiful World
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Students of Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III participated in the Annual Concert on May 4, 2016. The theme of the concert was ‘Our Beautiful World’. The concert was held at Rangoon Wala Auditorium where students gave their best performan...
We Will Miss You Class V!
Mahwish Abid | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-III Karachi: It’s time to say goodbye to the students of Class V, North Nazimabad Primary-III. As a token of love, a farewell party was arranged for the young graduates at Dolmen Mall Hyderi on May 9, 2016. Students participated by singing melodious so...
A Recipe for Making Good Friends
Farheen Khalid | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Primary Karachi: In the assembly presentation by Class II on May 3, 2016, all the ingredients required for being good friends were discussed, including care, understanding and helpfulness. This was followed by a song on friendsh...
Talking Kites
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Steel Town Branch Karachi: Class III students completed an iEARN project, Talking Kites Around the World, in the months of March and April. They participated in various activities and collaborated with other branches of Beaconhouse in Gulshan and Wah Cantt on...
My Hero
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Steel Town Branch Karachi: Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch arranged an event titled, Superheroes Under Training on April 8, 2016. The event was held in connection with Kindergarten’s curriculum unit, ‘Heroes’. Fathers of Ammarah Khan (KG-A), Sasha (KG-B)...
Sing Fest 2016
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Steel Town Branch Karachi: Sing Fest 2016 for the Primary School III-V SGOI, Southern Region, was held on April 11, 2016 at Defence Campus. Participants from the Steel Town Branch were: S#NO Milli Songs Class III Pop Songs Clas...
Fun with Spellings
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Steel Town Branch Karachi: Classes III to V participated in a spelling competition in April 2016. There were three rounds of the competition. Students were given new words to learn spelling of and were selected for the final round which was held on April 18, 2...
Subject Selection Orientation
Musarat Fakhra Anjum | staff correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Defence Karachi: Beaconhouse Defence Campus Senior Section arranged a subject selection orientation for the parents of Class VIII students on April 25, 2016. Principal Mrs Karamally, Senior Section HM Mrs Wasif and Career Advisor Ms Ayda ...
Skype Session with Akachi Ezeibgo
Farheen Khalid | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-IV Karachi: Class IV students of Beaconhouse NNP-IV had a Skype session with Ms Akachi Ezeigbo, the author of the core reader ‘The Buried Treasure’ on April 25, 2016. The students were thrilled to have a live session with their favourite author an...
Throw Ball Tournament
Musarat Fakhra Anjum | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Defence Karachi: Beaconhouse Defence Campus girls’ team secured the runners-up position in the Throw Ball Tournament held on April 24, 2016....
Beware of Heatstroke!
Farheen Khalid | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-IV Karachi: Class IV-A students did an assembly presentation on heatstroke on April 20, 2016. The students provided first aid tips that could be used to treat a person suffering from heatstroke. They also gave advice on how to keep hydrated and protect...
Annual School Concert
Hareem Akhter | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan Primary IV Karachi: Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary IV held Annual Concert for Classes I to V at the Rangoonwala Auditorium on April 9, 2016. The theme for the event was ‘Let’s Bloom Together.’ The event began with recitation from the Holy Quran ...
Spelling Bee Competition
Tahura Shoaib| Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Primary VI Karachi: Inter-Section Spelling Bee Competition was held on April 13, 2016 for Classes IV and V and on April 14, 2016 for Classes I – III. Students were well prepared and enthusiastic. It proved to be a tough competition with many...
Annual Speech Competition 2016
Mehreen Kamran| Staff Correspondent TBT |BSS North Nazimabad Middle Campus Karachi: Speech and spoken words have always played a big role in the individual and collective lives of people. Speech competitions promote healthy discussion and help build confidence in students. These competitions also...
WWF - Activate Green 3-Day Internship Programme
Beenish Hasan | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NAL Karachi: Nineteen NAL students took part in WWF’s Activate Green 3-Day Internship Programme in March 2016. It was a wonderful experience during which the students worked on social media-related awareness tasks. At the end, students receiv...
Speed Test 2016 at NAL
Beenish Hasan | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NAL Karachi: Beaconhouse NAL held Speed Test 2016 on April 15, 2016. It was attended by Class XI students of which six won smartphones and the 12 runners-up won goodie bags....
Sing Fest
Tasneem Ali | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Clifton Campus Karachi: A very big congratulations to Eman Shehryar of Class III and Hamza Irfan of Class V for making us proud in the “SingFest Competition”, held at Defence Campus on April 11, 2016. Three best singers from various branches p...
Farewell Party 2016
Beenish Hasan | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NAL Karachi: Beaconhouse NAL held a farewell party for the outgoing batches of O and A Levels on April 18, 2016. There were dance performances by juniors. The outgoing students thoroughly enjoyed the titles given to them. There was also a bowlin...
Culmination Day
Sonia Iqbal | Staff Correspondent TBT | Clifton KG-III Karachi: Class II students had culmination day of their reader, "Oi Get Off Our Train" on April 14, 2016. All students participated actively in variopus related activities such as role play, song performance etc. Students’ work on the project ...
Crazy Day at NAL
Beenish Hasan | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NAL Karachi: Beaconhouse NAL celebrated Crazy Day on April 12, 2016. Some students wore wacky clothes. There were piñatas and water fights. Our very own student and drummer entertained everyone. Everyone enjoyed a lot. ...
Activity Day 2016
Beenish Hasan | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NAL Karachi: Activity Day 2016 was held at Beaconhouse NAL on April 13, 2016. O and A level students had Futsal match. Students also enjoyed a session of Counter Strike, rounds of table tennis, Tug of War and arm wrestling! This event was ...
Mother Teresa of Pakistan
Danish Usmani | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulistan-e-Jauhar Campus Karachi: A dream came true on March 31, 2016 when the 'Magic Healer' Dr Ruth Pfau visited Gulistan-e-Jauhar Campus and was interviewed by a panel of Class VIII students. She shared some interesting stories of her incredible journey ...
International Children's Book Day
Farheen Khalid | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Primary IV Karachi: North Nazimabad Primary IV celebrated the International Children's Book Day on April 6, 2016. The author of 'Follow the light' and winner of the National Book Foundation Award, Ms Yasmin Elahi visited the ‘Learning Ce...
Mughal Magnificence
Saima Abedi | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Cambridge Campus Karachi: Five student of North Nazimabad Cambridge partook in Hunar Art Contest 2015 on January 14, 2016. The contest aimed at promoting the aesthetic skills and art work of the Mughal era. The students prepared their 2D and 3...
Spreading Smiles
Saima Abedi | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Cambridge Karachi: To observe International Good Deeds Day, five students of North Nazimabad Cambridge visited Darul Shukun on April 10, 2016 and spent some quality time with the mentally and physically challenged children and adults. During t...
Mothers’ Day Out
Zareen Rakhshan | Staff Correspondent TBT| Gulshan Primary Campus. Karachi: The students participated in an extraordinary event which was organised for their mothers on April 2, 2016. Many activities were arranged to engage and entertain the mothers and the children alike. Face painting, Art and Cr...
International Story Telling Day
Farheen Khalid | Staff Correspondent TBT| North Nazimabad Primary - IV Karachi: The students of North Nazimabad Primary IV celebrated the World Story Telling Day on March 30, 2016. The Branch Based School Committee (BBSC) members of the Learning Centre performed 'Sleeping Beauty' in a puppet show. T...
The Lazy King
Mahwish Abid | Staff Correspondent TBT |North Nazimabad Primary-III Karachi: Class IV D presented a comic roleplay about a lazy king on April 5, 2016. The King was lazy due to his poor eating habits and daily routine and became fit when he ate healthy food and exercised regularly. Students applauded...
Science Exhibition
Saima Abedi | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Cambridge Campus Karachi: A ‘Science Exhibition’ was organised by North Nazimabad Cambridge on March 26, 2016 in which Class IX students partook enthusiastically. Showing their scientific knowledge and innovative skills, the students desig...
We Love Circle Time
Mahwish Abid | Staff Correspondent TBT |North Nazimabad Primary-III Karachi: Class III students were introduced to their new Urdu reader 'Khanay Ka Dabba' using Circle Time on April 5, 2016. They enjoyed their circle time in the school garden along with their lunch boxes. They also shared what they ...
Urdu Essay Writing Competition
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Steel Town Campus Karachi: Creative writing is a healthy activity. Middle school Urdu essay Writing Competition was held for Classes VI to VIII .The competition was organised by Ms Shamim Fatima and Ms Zahida Tanveer. Topic for Class VI was 'Inter house Serg...
Pakistan Day
Danish Usmani | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulistan-e-Jauhar Campus Karachi: The customs, cultures, sub-cultures and languages of the people are representative of the history, faith and heritage of that country. On March 25, 2016 the Cambridge section of BSS Gulistan-e-Jauhar Campus prepared a cult...
Pakistan Day Celebration
Hina Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS KG 1 PECHS 414 Karachi: An immense spirit of patriotism was witnessed at KG I PECHS while celebrating Pakistan Day on March 25, 2016. The day started with recitation followed by the National Anthem, speeches and national songs amidst claps and slogans of '...
Younus Khan at Steel Town Campus
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Steel Town Campus Karachi: Sports offer health, social and emotional development and boosts self-esteem. Cricket is one of the most popular sport among students. Test Cricketer Younus Khan, who is the father of Owais Khan of Class II and Amara of KG, visited...
Inter-Branch Spelling Bee Contest
Rabeea Rehman | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan Middle-1 Karachi: Inter-Branch Spelling Bee Contest was held at Beaconhouse Gulshan Middle I on April 12, 2016. The contest was based on The Readers Digests of the months August and September 2016. It was organised to inculcate in children the love ...
Healthalon
Tahura Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-VI Karachi: Healthalon was held at NNP-VI on April 16, 2016. The event was arranged by the branches of School Group IV. Different activities were arranged for mothers and children. Yoga postures were demonstrated by Yogi Sohail and mothers performed yog...
Spring Festival 2016
Ayesha Maniya | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary PECHS Campus Karachi: The Head Mistress Mrs Saima Anwar organised the Spring Festival on March 12, 2016. A number of activities and competitions were arranged by the school such as jumping castle, face painting, art competition, concert, spin art, b...
Naat Competition
Tahura Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-VI Karachi: A Naat competition was held at the campus on March 15 and 16, 2016. Classes II to VI students prepared different naats for the occasion. The children were assisted by their teachers. ...
Elegant Elocution
Hina Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | KG I PECHS Karachi: An elocution session was organised for KG and Class I students on March 22, 2016 to boost their confidence and develop public speaking skills. Students from each section recited English and Urdu poems with fluency and expression. All student...
Intra SGO4 Sing Fest
Fouzia Abrar | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-I Karachi: Southern Region School Group 4 organised an Intra SGO4 Sing Fest on March 22, 2016. Abdul Moiz from Class V B, Eishaal Shadman from Class IV A and Abdullah Khan from Class III C participated from Primary Branch I. Abdullah Khan won second posit...
Sing Fest 2013 - 2014
Tahura Shoaib| Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Primary VI Karachi: Sing Fest 2015 – 2016 (Inter-Campus Singing Competition) was held at the school on March 22, 2016. Participants from different campuses of SGO 4 along with their teachers and heads visited North Nazimabad Primary VI. The ...
Health and Wellness
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Steel Town Campus Karachi: The Health and wellness for Mommy and Me event was held at the Steel Town Campus from March 10, 2016 to March 14, 2016 for Classes Pre-Nursery till III. Children were engaged in an assortment of activities related to music, art and...
Cultural Day
Danish Usmani | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulistan-e-Jauhar Campus Karachi: The customs, cultures, sub-cultures and languages of the people of a country are representative of the history, faith and heritage of that country. The Cambridge section of Beaconhouse Gulistan-e-Jauhar Campus, on March 25...
HRCA Science and English Quiz 2016
Musarat Fakhra Anjum | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Defence Campus Karachi: Two hundred and seventeen students of Beaconhouse Defence Campus participated in HRCA Science and English Quiz 2016. Of the 217, 15 students reached the final round and 13 won prizes. The winners were awarded gol...
Save Water, Save Life!
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Steel Town Branch Karachi: World Water Day has been observed on March 22 since 1993 when the United Nations General Assembly declared the day as World Day for Water. Steel Town Branch marked the day to teach students of Pre-Nursery to Class VIII the importanc...
For the Love of Our Country
Danish Usmani | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulistan-e-Jauhar Campus Karachi: Pakistan Resolution Day was celebrated with zeal on March 22, 2016. A special morning assembly was held. Students came holding flags in their hands and shared reasons for the loving ones homeland. National songs were sung ...
Spring Festival
Hina Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PECHS KG-I Karachi: Beaconhouse PECHS KG-I held Spring Festival on March 12, 2016. Informative sessions by professionals were arranged for parents on topics such as Dental Hygiene, Speech and Language Milestones, Healthy Bones for a Healthy Life...
Spelling Bee
Hina Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | PECHS KG I Karachi: Spelling Bee competition for Kindergarten students was held on March 21, 2016. Students were asked to learn the spellings of different vocabulary words and the ‘Super Spellers’ were awarded certificates....
The Rising Rockstar!
Mahwish Abid | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Primary-III Karachi: SGO IV organised Sing Fest on March 26, 2016. Fasih Raza of Class III-B participated in the national song genre, Shehryar Ali of Class IV-D in pop and Erum Zehra of Class V-A was selected for the folk genre. It was a proud...
Pakistan Day 2016
Ayesha Maniya | Staff Correspondent TBT | PECHS Primary Karachi: PECHS Primary celebrated Pakistan Day ON March 22, 2016. The students of Class VI performed on various songs. Ahmed Farrukh of Class VI delivered a speech that reminded us of the efforts made by our ancestors. ...
Pakistan Day Celebrations
Tahura Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-VI Karachi: Students at NNP-VI celebrated Pakistan Day on March 25, 2016 to commemorate the Lahore Resolution and to celebrate the adoption of Pakistan's first constitution. Students presented a role play, emphasising the importance of patience, unity an...
Pakistan Day
Farheen Khalid | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-IV Karachi: Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Primary-IV celebrated Pakistan Day on March 25, 2016 with utmost zeal. The students of Classes III, IV and V delivered speeches, sang national song and presented a short skit. ...
Fun at the Learning Center
Mahwish Abid | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-III Karachi: Kindergarten students used their Learning Center effectively in their PSHE and CLL lessons on March 25, 2016. Students were taught to extract information from multiple resources available to research on a given topic. They used tablets, comp...
Buffet Table Activity
Hina Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | PECHS KG-I Karachi: In relation to their social studies lesson on practicing rules and manners, the students of Class I had a ‘buffet table’ activity on March 21, 2016 in order to learn about and practice table manners. They were encouraged to take turn...
Pet Show
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Creatures large and small teach, delight, and offer a special kind of companionship. Children love animals and love to keep them as pets. To inculcate the habit of taking care of pets and animals around us, students were introduced t...
Learning shapes
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: When young children are asked to mathematically sort objects such as leaves, rocks, shells or keys, they usually use the most obvious attributes of colour, shape and size to categorise the items. Nursery students enjoyed identifying...
Outdoor Time
Madiha Shoaib | Tbt Correspondent | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: The outdoors is the very best place for children to practice and master emerging physical skills. It is in the outdoors that children can fully and freely experience motor skills like running, leaping, and jumping. It is also the most app...
English Debate Competition Winners
Zareen Rakhshan | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan Primary Campus Karachi We at Gulshan Primary Campus always aim to work on all facets of students’ development. Debating is one such skill which serves as a tool for developing multiple talents in a student. Learning to debate can help children ...
Exploring Shadows
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: An exploration of shadows was conducted to satiate the curiosity of young children of Gulshan KG-III on March 15, 2016. Class I students did an experiment in the dark room and made shadows from different materials which were transpar...
Catching and Throwing
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: When a child reaches 4 to 6 years old, he is at a stage of gross motor skill development where throwing games can help him practice using large muscle groups. In addition, the Encyclopedia of Children’s Health notes that throwing...
Being Musical
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Music and learning to play an instrument can have many benefits for a child. Learning how to play music, how to sing and listening to music are all a natural part of life. Music is about communication, self-expression and having fu...
Spring Festival
Saman Saleem | Staff Correspondent TBT | PECHS Primary III Karachi: Colourful activities were held at the Beaconhouse PECHS Primary III on March 13, 2016 to celebrate the arrival of spring. The school was decorated with flowers and balloons. Parents of the students were invited. Various activiti...
Open Day
Farheen Khalid | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-IV Karachi: Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Primary-IV held an open day, ‘Healthalon’, on March 6, 2016. It arranged for students and parents to come and familiarise themselves with the Beaconhouse environment and use of technology in learning. Many ...
Power of Words
Mahwish Abid | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Primary-III Karachi: Inter-section English Declamation Contest for Class IV was held on March 21, 2016. The topic for the declamation was ‘Should cell phones be allowed in school?’ The speeches were thoroughly enjoyed. SMI Mrs Rabia Hussa...
Bhaloo Ki Salgirah
Fouzia Abrar | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-I Karachi: North Nazimabad Primary-I arranged Bhaloo Ki Salgirah for its Class I students as an Urdu activity on March 9, 2016. The students celebrated the salgirah with zeal and zest. The students planned the birthday and made invitation cards for their...
Bhaloo Ki Salgirah
Hina Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | PECHS KG-I Karachi: Class I had the culmination of their Urdu project, ‘Bhaloo Ki Salgirah’ on March 22, 2016. During this project, they learnt how to plan a party. They learnt how to make lists, decide the menu, write invitations and wrap gifts. The clas...
World Book Day
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III Karachi: World Book Day was celebrated at Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III with great zeal and enthusiasm on March 3, 2016. Students read books and did related activities and displayed their work to share with their friends. The day s...
Envisioning the Future of Transportation
Zareen Rakhshan | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary Karachi: The young artists of Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary Campus participated in the Toyota Dream Car Art Contest 2016 on February 27, 2016. Encouraged to be a part of this competition to share their vision of a dream car, 3...
Birthday Bash
Farheen Khalid | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-IV Karachi: Class I students at Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Primary-IV celebrated teddy bear’s birthday on March 4, 2016 integrated with their Urdu activity, ‘Bhaloo Ki Salgirah’. The students wore colourful clothes and handmade party hats. The...
Inter-Branch English Debate Competition
Danish Usmani | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulistan-e-Jauhar Campus Karachi: The Inter-Branch Debate Competition 2015-16 was an opportunity for our students, Eima Khan, Omer Iqbal, Mohammed Ahsan, Maria Nadeem, Tehreem Fatima and Ruhab Ayeshah to explore their talents in the art of debating. Stud...
Jacob’s Pet
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: To inculcate the habit of keeping pets safe, Kindergarten students at Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III created ‘Jacobs Pet’ sitting area which was based on their reader, Jacob O’ Reilly wants a pet. Students were divided into three...
Envisioning the Future of Transportation
Zareen Rakhshan | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary Karachi: International Kangaroo Linguistic Contest (IKLC) is organized in 4 languages: English, German, French and Spanish. The fact that English is now essentially the main language of international communication, the IKLC ...
Inter-branch Debate Competition
Safia Sadiq | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-II Karachi: An exciting Inter-branch Debate Competition was held amongst all primary branches of North Nazimabad (SGO IV) on March 8, 2016 at North Nazimabad Primary-II. The topic for the debate was ‘Students Should be allowed to use cell phones in ...
Teddy’s Birthday
Tahura Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Primary-VI Karachi: As an Urdu curriculum requirement, Class I students celebrated Bhaloo ki salgirah on March 9, 2016. All students wore beautiful clothes and made the day special by singing songs. They also made gifts for the ‘bhaloo’...
Healthalon
Tahura Shoaib| Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Primary VI Karachi: A Healthalon was held at the campus on March 5, 2016. Different activities related to English, Math, Science, Art and Library were held. Stage performances such as yoga, aerobics, karaoke and a play were also presented. Par...
World Book Day
Hina Faisal | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Clifton Campus Karachi: A special assembly was held by Classes I and II on March 3, 2016 to celebrate World Book Day. The students dressed up as their favourite storybook characters and shared why they liked those characters. Activities such as fa...
Walking Through the Jungle
Hina Tariq| Staff Correspondent TBT |KG I PECHS Karachi: A jungle scene was depicted by the tiny tots of Pre-Nursery February 17, 2016. Some of them were dressed as animals while others as little explorers who set off on their jungle expedition and came across different animals. The children perfor...
Making Sense of our Senses
Hina Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | KG I PECHS Karachi: In accordance with the topic of ‘Senses’ being learnt at school, the faculty held a special session on February 15, 2016. The little munchkins of Pre-Nursery performed on a song to represent the five senses and related them to the respe...
HRCA Science and English Competition
Saman Saleem | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary III P.E.C.H.S Karachi: A Science and English Competition was organised by the HR Consultant Association. 8 students participated and two students Yasjudan Akram and Eman Amin qualified for the Grand finale. The HRCA provides students with the oppo...
Colours All Around
Hina Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | KG I PECHS Karachi Karachi: Pre-Nursery students are learning about colours and presented a ravishing display of colours during their morning assembly on February 16, 2016. Attired with colourful headbands and pompoms, the children sang and danced on the beats ...
Building Nests
Sadia Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Kindergarten North Nazimabad Chapter Karachi: A Building Nests activity was held for BUBBLES students on March 1, 2016. It was really fun to watch the little toddlers looking for twigs and straw to build their nests while acting like birds in their dramatic r...
Toyota Dream Car Competition
Tahura Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-VI Karachi: Areeb Muzammil, student of Class V, participated in the My Dream Car Contest organised by Toyota. Areeb’s artwork has been selected for the semifinals and he was also awarded a certificate and a gift....
IKLC Winners
Danish Usmani | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulistan-e-Jauhar Campus Karachi: Beaconhouse Gulistan-e-Jauhar Campus student Fizza Syed (Class III B) won a bronze medal at the International Kangaroo Linguistics Contest. Her medal was presented to her on February 17, 2016. We congratulate F...
Debating Competition 2015-16
Ayesha Maniya | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PECHS Campus Karachi: The students of PECHS Campus participated in Debating Competition 2016 on February 24, 2016. Class V students prepared their speeches in favour and against the topic, ‘Virtual games are better than physical games’. Ms M...
Breaking Barriers
Ayesha Maniya | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary PECHS Campus Karachi: Class V students had an opportunity to have a Skype session with Christopher Tozier onFebruary 19, 2016. Christopher Tozier is the author of Olivia Brophie and the Pearl of Tagelus which is an award-winning fantasy series set in...
Pets Exhibition
Fouzia Abrar | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-I Karachi: Class II and III students arranged a Pet Show on February 19, 2016. Students brought their pet animals and shared their views on keeping pets and taking care of them with the class. Everyone enjoyed the activity immensely....
IKLC Champs
Fouzia Abrar | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-I Karachi: Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Primary I students participated in the International Kangroo Linguistic Contest (IKLC). Three students from our school got distinctions in the contest and received gold and bronze medals. The students also received c...
Great Achievement
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Steel Town Campus Karachi: Steel Town Branch is proud to announce that two of our students from Class II, Muhammad Hussain Siddiqui and Emaan Nawaz received bronze medal in the International Kangaroo Linguistic Competition 2016....
Getting to Know Our World
Fouzia Abrar | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-I Karachi: Class IV students interviewed the school’s junior staff on February 22, 2016 to discuss the problems they face in their daily lives. The activity was based on the topic ‘Getting to know our world’ which is a part of the Social Studies cur...
Science Experiment
Ayesha Maniya | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary PECHS Campus Karachi: Facts have to be discovered by observation. Class VI students observed how sugar changes its state upon heating during their science lesson in the laboratory on February 19, 2016....
IKLC Winners
Farheen Khalid | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Primary IV Karachi: The brilliant students of Beaconhouse Primary IV North Nazimabad participated in the International Kangaroo Linguistics Competition (IKLC). Students actively participated in the competition and Laiba Shoiab Vohra of Cl...
My Favourite Characters
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Dressing up and pretending to be something else builds many skills. Nursery students at Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III enjoyed a costume party on February 19, 2016 in which they wore costumes of their favourite characters. T...
Learning Patterns
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Pattern writing aims to help your pre-school children in the developing pre-writing skills. It helps develop children’s cognitive abilities, observations and hand-eye coordination and encourages them to draw in a specific directio...
Crazy Hat Parade
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Kindergarten students celebrated Crazy Hat Day on February 19, 2016. The students had made unique and fun hats for themselves with their teachers’ help. To show off their unique creations, students paraded around the sch...
Means of Communication
Tahura Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-VI Karachi: As a part of the curriculum, Class III students had to enquire about the means of communication used in the period 1947 to 1957. For this purpose, Mr Syed Muhammad Shahid was invited to talk to the students of North Nazimabad Primary-VI on...
International Kangaroo Linguistics Competition
Tahura Shoaib| Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Primary VI Karachi: Our students made us proud by winning 2 bronze medals on February 19, 2016 in the International Kangaroo Linguistics Competition. The overall results have been outstanding....
Using a Persona Doll
Sadia Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Kindergarten North Nazimabad Chapter Karachi: Teaching young learners the concept of evaluating situations, emotions and feelings through a Persona Doll has proved to be an amazing experience. During ‘Circle Time’ on February 2016, a Persona Doll talked...
Spirited Students
Zareen Rakhshan | Staff Correspondent TBT| Gulshan Primary Campus Karachi: ‘Obstacles don’t have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don’t turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it.’ - Michael Jordan Physical Education is an integral part of the...
Prioritisation and Motivation
Ayesha Maniya | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary PECHS Campus Karachi: It’s not the money that matters, it’s how you use it that determines its true value. Class VI students learnt the value of money and how to spend it wisely by performing in short skits during their PSHE lessons on February ...
Little Chefs
Tahura Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Primary VI Karachi: With the introduction of the reader ‘Is the Spaghetti Ready?’ students were encouraged to learn making different foods including spaghetti on February 16, 2016. The activity was planned to give a better understanding ...
Inter-Section English Debate Competition
Tahura Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Primary VI Karachi: An Inter-Section English Debate Competition was arranged on February 16, 2016 in order to improve the students’ speaking and listening skills and to build their self-esteem. Students participated enthusiastically and deb...
Exploring Egypt
Zareen Rakhshan | Staff Correspondent TBT| Gulshan Primary Campus Karachi: Rather than trying to have students memorise facts, it is more important to teach them how to learn. Class V students researched important questions for their unit of study on Ancient Egypt and shared the information with ...
Annual Musical concert
Sadia Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Kindergarten North Nazimabad Chapter Karachi: NNKG held its Annual Musical Concert in Bahria auditorium on January 27, 2016. The whole programme was a breathtaking experience with the new addition of a digital backdrop in addition to excellent lights and cle...
Safer Internet Day
Farheen Khalid | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-IV Karachi: Safer Internet Day is organised by Insafe in February each year to promote safer and more responsible use of online technology and mobile phones, especially among children and young people across the world. Students of Beaconhouse NNP-IV m...
Safer Internet Day 2016
Ayesha Maniya | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PECHS Primary Karachi: Safer Internet Day 2016 was celebrated at PECHS Primary Campus on February 9, 2016. Class VI students did a role play, “Stepping into an E-safety World” and demonstrated the importance of E-safety rules. Zanirah Rehman ...
Process of Filtration
Ayesha Maniya | Staff Correspondent TBT | PECHS Primary Campus Karachi: The students of Class VI investigated the reversible and irreversible changes of various mixtures using the process of filtration and separation on February 8, 2016. ...
Inter-Branch Junior Cricket Tournament 2015-2016
Tahura Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-VI Karachi: Students of Class IV at North Nazimabad Primary-VI won the second position in the Inter-Branch Junior Cricket Competition 2015-2016 on February 11, 2016. Well done students!...
Elocution Contest 2016
Rabeea Rehman | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan Middle-I Karachi: Beaconhouse Gulshan Middle-I had Elocution Contest on February 1, 2016. Students from every class participated. Judges were invited from Gulshan Middle-II, the Regional Office and Gulshan Primary Campus. It was an English-Urdu Eloc...
Bake Sale
Rabeea Rehman | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan Middle-I Karachi: Students of Gulshan Middle-I had a three-day long bake sale, from January 26 to 28, 2016. The first day was for Classes VI and VII, the second day for Class VIII and the final day was for Class IX. The students were ab...
Learning about Cultural Values
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III Karachi: To learn about the culture and traditions of Sindh, Kindergarten students had a virtual tour of Sindh on February 11, 2016. They observed the area’s art and craft. Students came to school in beautiful cultural dresses...
My Favourite Dress
Sadia Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Kindergarten North Nazimabad Chapter Karachi: Nursery students of NNKG came to school wearing their favourite dresses on February 3, 2016. They proudly showed off their clothes and talked about their dresses during their Personal, Social Health Education uni...
Inter-Section English Debates
Tahura Shoaib| Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Primary VI Karachi: An Inter-Section English Debate Competition was arranged on December 4, 2016 to help improve students’ speaking and listening skills and to build their self-esteem. The competition was held between students from differe...
Fairy Tales with a Twist
Ayesha Maniya | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary PECHS Campus Karachi: Fairy tales play an important part in each child’s life. We all grew up learning how impressive these stories were. Primary PECHS Campus students were given the task to reinvent fairy tales during their English Drama Club C...
Does Everything Decompose?
Ayesha Maniya | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary PECHS Campus Karachi: Class VI students investigated the process of decomposition on February 3, 2016. They cut paper and plastic plates into small bits and buried them in moist soil to check which one of them will break down faster. ...
Diamond cards 9
Ayesha Maniya | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary PECHS Campus Karachi: Primary PECHS Campus students learnt how to have a balanced life using the DiamondCards 9 activity in their PSHE lesson on February 1, 2016. During introduction, brainstorming lead students to the conclusion that happiness is no...
Creative Writers
Ayesha Maniya | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary PECHS Campus Karachi: Primary PECHS Campus students participated in Urdu and English Creative Writing Competitions on January 25 and 26, 2016. First, second and third positions from each section were announced for Class V and VI. ...
Annual Concert 2015-16
Mahwish Abid | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Primary III Karachi: North Nazimabad Primary III celebrated the School Annual Concert on January 26, 2016. Presenting the theme of 40 Years of Excellence, Pre-Nursery to Class V performed on skits and songs. It was a colourful synchronizat...
Beaches and Water
Sadia Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Kindergarten North Nazimabad Campus Karachi: The second term is in full swing and the little Bubbles are confidently performing new activities and gaining new experiences. The children observed fish in the water, sailed boats in the pond, got creative with ...
All about Wheels
Sadia Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Kindergarten North Nazimabad Campus Karachi: Theme for the first week of February was ‘Wheels’. The little toddlers performed a number of activities including making wheel impressions in the sand, riding tricycles, getting creative with cutouts of vehic...
The Young Yoga Class
Sonia Iqbal | Staff Correspondent TBT | Clifton KG-III Karachi: Yoga at an early age encourages self-esteem and body awareness. Children derive enormous benefits from yoga. Physically, it enhances their flexibility, strength and coordination. In addition, their concentration and sense of calmness an...
School Safety and Security Session
Hareem Akhter | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan Primary-IV Karachi: Staff members at Gulshan Primary-IV attended a session on school security, conducted by Security Supervisor Mr Ehsan on January 26, 2016. They were briefed about security measures being taken at the branch and expected procedure ...
Oliver’s Fruit Salad
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Nursery students at Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III did Oliver’s Fruit Salad activity on January 29, 2016. They identified fruits used to make a salad and made it. Students enjoyed the reader as well. It was a wonderful learn...
Inter-Section English Debate Competition
Tahura Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-VI Karachi: In order to improve the students’ speaking and listening skills and to build their self-confidence, Inter-Section English Debate Competition was arranged on February 2, 2016. The debate competition was held amongst students from different...
Long Live Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch!
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Steel Town Branch Karachi: Students and staff members of Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch celebrated the branch’s 30th birthday with much enthusiasm on January 28, 2016. A special morning assembly presentation was held to mark the occasion. Headmistress Mrs ...
Gardens and Gardening
Sadia Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNKG-I Karachi: Pre-Nursery students had a wonderful time learning about flowers on February 2, 2016. This activity was connected to their lesson, ‘Garden and Gardening’. Students brought flowering plants from home and had a flower show in school which e...
Exploring Plants
Sadia Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNKG-I Karachi: North Nazimabad Kindergarten-I students explored and observed plants in the school garden on January 25, 2016. This activity enabled the students to learn about parts of a plant that are above and below the ground. They later discussed functio...
The Letter ‘Z’
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Nursery students at Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III enjoyed identifying the letter ‘z’ with its sound and related vocabulary on January 29, 2016. Students sang a song and tried forming the letter ‘z’ on EyeRIS ....
Creative and Innovative
Sadia Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | NN KG-I Karachi: Pre-Nursery students at North Nazimabad Kindergarten-I exhibited their creativity in a number of ways on January 25, 2016. They did freehand drawing, colouring, clay modeling, model-making with recycled material etc. ...
Vegetable Shop
Sadia Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Kindergarten North Nazimabad Campus Karachi: Little toddlers of BUBBLES experienced buying and selling by performing a role play ‘Vegetable Shop’ on January 15, 2016. They learnt the names of common vegetables and developed vocabulary related to shopping....
University of Alberta Session
Beenish Hasan | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS NAL Karachi: BBS Nal held a session for its students on November 25, 2015 on how to apply to the University of Alberta. Helen Khan and Asif Khan attended the session as presenters for the University. The presenters’ light humor kept the audience livel...
Reading Competition
Saman Saleem| Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary III P.E.C.H.S Karachi: A Reading Competition was held for Classes I to IV on November 25, 2015. The participants were assessed on clarity, expression, pronunciation and intonation. The event provided an opportunity to read confidently using the appro...
Palmolive Swimming Championship
Musarat Fakhra Anjum | Staff Correspondent TBT | Defence Campus Karachi: Class X B student Eiman Imran participated in the 23rd Palmolive Swimming Championship on November 7 and 8, 2015. Eiman secured the 2nd position in the under-16 100m Freestyle, 100m Medley Relay and Open Age 100m Freestyle Swim...
Bright Smiles, Bright Futures
Fouzia Abrar | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-I Karachi: Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Primary students participated in My Bright Smile Art Contest organised by Colgate’s Oral Health Education Program Bright Smiles, Bright Futures (BSBF) on January 22, 2016. The contest not only gives children a...
Book Club Movie Session
Tahura Shoaib| Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Primary VI Karachi: Members of the Book Club planned a movie session on January 21, 2016. Students watched the movie “Family Weekend” and had a great time. ...
Meet and Greet
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG III Karachi: Most of us have a sense of what is good practice in learning and teaching based on centuries of educational practice and research. Best practices remain elusive and dependent on contextual factors, understood by individuals different...
IB WISE
Tasneem Ali | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Clifton Campus Karachi: Beaconhouse Clifton Campus organised an informative and interactive session, ‘IB WISE’, for parents on November 20, 2015. The aim of this session was to provide a platform to stakeholders of the school to share their IB...
Show and Tell
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Playtime is one of the most fundamental parts of childhood development. Pre-Nursery students at Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III enjoyed a ‘show-and-tell’ activity on January 20, 2016. They brought their favourite toys to school and ga...
Promoting Peace
Saima Abedi | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Cambridge Campus Karachi: SZABIST Model United Nations (ZABMUN) was held from January 14 to 17, 2016. The event was organised to enhance public speaking skills, inculcate ownership, advocate diversity and promote dialogue. During the 4 day even...
Exploring Organisational Systems in a Hospital
Tasneem Ali | Staff Correspondent TBT | Clifton Campus Date: 15th January, 2016. Karachi: Class III students at Clifton Campus are currently engaged in exploring how different workplaces operate under the theme “How we organise ourselves”. The children had an interactive s...
Space Art Contest
Farheen Khalid| Staff Correspondent TBT |North Nazimabad Primary IV Karachi: Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Primary IV students participated in the International Space Art Competition. It was an exciting event for the students as they participated with great interest to visualise space through art wor...
Dissolving Difference
Saima Abedi | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Cambridge Branch Karachi: MUNIK aims to offer youth the chance to understand international affairs and develop an awareness of current events. The event was organised from January 7 to 10, 2016. Two delegates from North Nazimabad Cambridge to...
Campus Self Review Session 2015-2016
Tahura Shoaib| Staff Correspondent TBT |North Nazimabad Primary VI Karachi: Encouraging Parental involvement to boost holistic improvement in campus productivity has always been of immense importance to us. Campus Self Review Sessions were arranged with parents of different levels on different days ...
Skype Session By Julie Salamon
Fariha Amir | Staff Correspondent TBT |Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary-III Karachi: Class III had a read-aloud session via Skype with Julie Salamon on November 5, 2015. She read her book, Cat in the City. The students then had a question-and-answer session with her. They were praised for asking such re...
All About the Seasons
Hina Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | PECHS KG-1 Karachi: In order to make the concept of seasons easy for students to understand and to build onto their previous learning, teachers of Pre-Nursery transformed the outside school environment into different seasons. Different corners were set up disp...
Sandwich-Making Activity
Hina Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | PECHS KG-1 Karachi: Nursery students felt delighted to make their own sandwiches while learning about healthy and junk food at school on November 6, 2015. This sandwich-making activity was carried out to make them realise the importance of having a balanced d...
Creating a ‘Thoughtful’ Classroom
Ayesha Maniya | Staff Correspondent TBT | PECHS Primary Karachi: Beaconhouse PECHS Primary held a board display competition for Classes V and VI on January 15, 2016. The theme of this competition was exhibiting nine attributes of Beaconhouse Learner Profile. This competition aimed towards creating ...
Little Hands
Sadia Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | NN KG-I Karachi: Bubbles students spent a busy ‘Fruits Day’ in North Nazimabad KG Branch on January 15, 2016. They peeled, cut and mixed fruits to make a healthy fruit salad and shared it with their peers....
Battle of the Brains
Ayesha Maniya | Staff Correspondent TBT | PECHS Primary Karachi: The students of PECHS Primary Campus participated in Grand Science Quiz 2016 organised by the Campus on January 14, 2016. The competition had six rounds. Fourteen students were selected from different sections. The winners of the qui...
Mrs Kasuri Wins Wonder Women of the Year Award
Karachi: The National Hero Foundation (NHF) awarded Beaconhouse Chairperson Mrs Nasreen Kasuri the Wonder Women of the Year Award for her achievement as an entrepreneur on March 7, 2016. This is the fourth year that the NHF has held this award ceremony to honour the most inspirational women of Pakis...
How We Express Ourselves
Tasneem Ali | Staff Correspondent TBT | Clifton Campus Karachi: Clifton Campus students were clearly intrigued by the professional artist Sophia Sattar who they met on January 6, 2016. Sophia completed her Master's Degree in Fine Arts from California. Hailing from San Francisco, Sophia was equal...
Google Chat with a Doctor
Fariha Amir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan Primary III Karachi: Class V students learnt about the symptoms and causes of different diseases from a doctor through Google Drive on November 17, 2015. They also asked the doctor about medical tests and preventions to be taken for particular diseases...
Continents and Oceans
Hina Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | KG I PECHS Karachi: While studying about continents and oceans, Class I students presented a morning assembly on November 2, 2015 in which they spoke about the seven continents of the world and their important features. They also named and highlighted the im...
Achievement in ISMO
Tahura Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | BBP-VI Karachi: Affan Iqbal of Class VI achieved 13th position in the 11th Inter-School Math Olympiad. The prize distribution ceremony was held at HEJ auditorium, Karachi University on January 9, 2016. ...
Talent Works, Genius Creates
Ayesha Maniya | Staff Correspondent TBT | PECHS Primary Karachi: Beaconhouse PECHS Primary Campus’ students of Class VI staged a puppet show on November 19, 2015. They wrote the scripts and made the puppets themselves. ...
Little Vendors
Mahwish Abid | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-III Karachi: Pre-Nursery students took part in a role play related to the theme "Shopping" on October 16, 2015. They dressed up as fruit sellers, florists, milkmen, newspaper hawkers and green grocers. They used special taglines and slogans to persuade th...
Culmination Day
Musarat Fakhra Anjum | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Defence Campus Karachi: Beaconhouse Defence Campus student Fahad Faisal of Class IX-F was member of the team that won the first position in the Inter-Regional Cricket Tournament 2015 held on November 4, 2015 in Karachi. The winning shot ...
The Winning Shot
Asma Waheed | Staff Correspondent TBT | F- 7/3 Primary Islamabad: Beaconhouse F-7/3 Primary organised an intra-branch English debating competition on January 14, 2016. Five branches – Beaconhouse Kharian, Jhelum, Gulraiz, F-7/1 and the host branch F-7/3 – participated in the event. The to-and-...
Let’s Read Little Rex
Fouzia Abrar | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-I Karachi: Culmination Day was held at North Nazimabad Primary-I on January 13, 2016 as a part of a project regarding the core reader, My Mum Is Lost for Class I students. The aim of this special morning assembly was to make students aware about keeping s...
Art for Change
Fouzia Abrar | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-I Karachi: Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Primary-I students participated in the Art for Change Competition and Exhibition organised by Discovering New Artists (DNA) held in the month of October. One of our students, Saad Saleem of Class VI-B came fourth a...
Responsibility Certificates
Tahura Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-VI Karachi: Members of the student council were awarded certificates on January 9, 2016 for their continuous hard work and extraordinary efforts in maintaining school discipline, cleanliness etc. ...
Our Shining Star
Tahura Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-VI Karachi: Fizza Pervaiz of Class V has been selected to do the voice over work in a Turkish serial that is to be aired on a private television channel. Fizza has also been recording jingles for advertisements of different companies which were aired ...
Little Rex
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Kindergarten students at Beaconhouse Gulshan KG III were introduced to a new reader, ‘Little Rex’ on January 4, 2016. Students enjoyed the reader a lot and also drew their favourite characters in the book as an enhanced activity...
Teddy Bear’s Birthday!
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Steel Town Branch Karachi: Pre-Nursery students celebrated the birthday of Teddy Bear on November 5, 2015. They made a cake using paper and paints and decorated birthday hats and set up a photo booth in their classroom. They also wrapped gifts. Students enj...
Washing and Hanging Clothes
Sadia Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Campus Karachi: Children of BUBBLES at NNKG learnt to wash clothes in their dramatic play time on December 14, 2015. They pretended to use washing machines and small tubs to wash and later hang the clothes on a line to get dry. Their serious i...
Proud moment for Steel Town Campus
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Steel Town Campus Karachi: Zainab Khalid, a teacher of Steel Town Campus participated in World Teacher’s Day Contest organised by Beaconhouse School to engage the teaching staff. Zainab wrote a short article of 100 words in response to the question ‘What i...
Scrabble Competition
Beenish Hasan | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS NAL Karachi: BSS NAL held a scrabble competition on December 11, 2015. The idea was great and the implementation was amazing considering it was on experimental bases. The small scale competition at NAL was held on a Saturday with fifteen pairs ready to t...
Robot project
Sadia Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Chapter Karachi: Pre-Nursery students learned about robots and machines in their theme ‘RoboBots’. Students created robot models using junk with the help of their parents and brought them to school. They displayed their projects in their cl...
Learning about Animals around Us
Sadia Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | KG North Nazimabad Chapter Karachi: Pre-Nursery students of NN KG learned about animals by organising an ‘Animals Show’ on December 15, 2015. Students brought in their pets and discussed their physical features, habits and habitats. They also observed the ...
Victorious
Beenish Hasan | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS NAL Karachi: November turned out to be quite a good month with trophies pouring in from two major competitions. It began with the Cricket Tournament which saw NAL winning the Best Bowler, Best Batsman, Best Wicket Keeper, Player of The Tournament and ...
Inter-House Urdu Debate Competition
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Steel Town Campus Karachi: Inter houses Urdu Debate Competition was held on November 4, 2015 among Classes VI to VIII students. Topic for Class VI: Daboon Ka Khana Aur Hamary Sehat Winners: 1st Emmama Abbas Tigers 2nd Hafsa Shabbir Leopards ...
International Conversations
Musarat Fakhra Anjum | Staff Correspondent TBT | Defence Campus Karachi: Defence Campus IBDP students conversed with students at Agrupamento de Escolas de Alpendorada, a public school in Portugal on November 14, 2015 as part of the International School Library Month Skype Project. It was a grea...
Present VS Past
Samina Naz| Staff Correspondent TBT |Steel Town Campus Karachi: Class III students visited the oldest shop in the Russian Market based in their locality on November 25, 2015. They used a questionnaire to find the cost of living in the past and how things have changed nowadays. They asked questions...
Skype session with Christopher Tozier
Fariha Amir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan Primary III Karachi: The best Skype lesson of the year was arranged by Ms Samina Muhammed Ali with author Christopher Tozier, the author of the award-winning Olivia Brophie series for children on November 25, 2015. His first novel, Olivia Brophie and ...
Little Chefs
Fariha Amir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan Primary III Karachi: Activities help children learn things easily and quickly. The concept of sequence develops both literacy and scientific skills. Children learn how things happen step by step. For instance in the case of the sandwich making activi...
Life Cycle of a Butterfly
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG III Karachi: Learning life cycle stages of different animals is very important for the Early Years students. Nursery students through a series of activities studied the life cycle of a butterfly on December 2, 2015. They watched a video and the...
Learning through Interactive Gadgets
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG III Karachi: Due to new and advanced technology, the standards of teaching and learning have changed a lot. Now a days utilising electronic gadgets to aid in the learning process has become the norm. Making use of electronic gadgets in the classr...
Inter-Section Elocution Competition
Zareen Rakhshan | Staff Correspondent TBT| Gulshan Primary Campus. Karachi: The Inter-Section Urdu and English Elocution Competitions for Class VI were held at the Gulshan Primary Campus on December 1, 2015. The students participated in both the competitions with great fervour and enthusiasm. The d...
ACCA Popcorn Search
Beenish Hasan | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS NAL Karachi: Clearing the rounds one after the other, competing at a big platform against perhaps the most exceptionally talented students today, NAL stands proud again. The final was held in Lahore on December 2, 2015 in which NAL came in second nati...
Ways of Life in the Past!
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Steel Town Branch Karachi: Class III students are studying about money and ration cards used during the period 1947-1957. Student Haadiya Siddiqui’s grandfather, Mr Muhammad Imran Ullah Siddiqui visited the school on November 26, 2015 to talk about the use o...
IBDP students
Musarat Fakhra Anjum | Staff Correspondent TBT | Defence Campus Karachi: The month of November ended for IBDP students in a culmination of a learning experience which enthralled them completely. The visits to Pyaam e Taleem education centre started off with a budding hope to provide these stude...
Gymboree Training Session
Farhan Ali Jawa | Gymboree Pakistan Corporate Manager | Gymboree Play & Music Karachi: Gymboree Pakistan believes in a customer-centric culture within its employees, which was fortified by a meticulously progressive training session held in the Southern region. The session was conducted by Gymbor...
Young Athletes
Fouzia Abrar | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-I Karachi: School Group IV organised kids athletics on November 19, 2015 at North Nazimabad Primary-I. All students played enthusiastically, however North Nazimabad Primary-VI was declared the winner and North Nazimabad Primary-IV and North Nazimabad Pri...
Welcome Fuzzy and Goodbye Dolly!
Mahwish Abid | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Primary-III Karachi: Classes I and II at Beaconhouse NNP-III are collaborating with schools in America and Taiwan on an i-EARN project, Teddy Bear. Students of Class II-D opened the package sent from St Rose of Lima School, New York, United ...
Mission Cricket Tournament
Beenish Hasan | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad A Levels Karachi: The much-awaited matches took place on November 17, 18 and 19, 2015 at the Nazeer Hussain Cricket Ground. NAL beat Gulshan A Level branch in the semifinal and unleased a tough match on PECHS in the finals but lost by just t...
International Kangaroo Linguistic Contest
Fouzia Abrar | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-I Karachi: Students of North Nazimabad Primary Branch-I appeared in the International Kangaroo Linguistic Contest (IKLC) November 18, 2015 to enhance their linguistic skills....
International Kangaroo Linguistics Competition
Tahura Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-VI Karachi: International Kangaroo Linguistic Contest was held in our branch on November 18, 2015. Students from various classes participated in the contest....
House Trophy
Tahura Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Primary-VI Karachi: Tigers House won the first position in the Annual Sports Day 2015–2016 and were awarded a trophy on November 20, 2015....
The Harder The Fight, The Greater The Victory
Ayesha Maniya | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PECHS Primary Karachi: An inter-house throw ball tournament was organised for Class VI (girls) by the management of Beaconhouse PECHS Primary Campus on November 18, 2015. The first semifinal was played between Tigers and Leopards and won by Leop...
The Pride of SGO IV
Mahwish Abid | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-III Karachi: Hafsa Shah of Class V-C, Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Primary-III has made the whole School Group Office IV proud by winning the second position in Obhartay Sitaray Singing Competition 2015. Her dedication and excellent training by music teac...
Intra-SG IV Kids Athletics
Farheen Khalid | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-IV Karachi: Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Primary-IV students participated in the Intra-SG IV Kids Athletics Tournament held at North Nazimabad Primary-I on November 19, 2015. NNP-IV were the runners-up. Students participated in the jump, throw and spr...
Morning Assembly Presentation
Mahwish Abid | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP -III Karachi: Class IV-C at North Nazimabad Primary-III did a morning assembly presentation on October 27, 2015. They highlighted the importance of different characters from different storybooks. Parents enjoyed brilliant performance by the students. ...
International Library Week
Farheen Khalid | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Primary-IV Karachi: International Library Week was celebrated on November 5, 2015. The event began with the recitation of the Holy Quran. Class III students performed a beautiful skit on the importance of reading which grasped the attention...
Library Week
Hafsa Durrani | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PECHS KG-III Karachi: To highlight the importance of reading, Library Week was celebrated at PECHS KG-III on November 16, 2015. Students gave wonderful performances and discussed that books played a vital role in our lives and should be hand...
Child Art Exhibition
Aisha Rizwan | Staff Correspondent TBT | BMTL Boys Lahore: Art for Change, the art competition and exhibition depicting positivity of society from the children’s perception, was held on November 6, 2015 in collaboration with Nairang Art Gallery by DNA (Discovering New Artists). The ceremony wa...
Young Readers
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Steel Town Branch Karachi Karachi: Library week was celebrated at Steel Town Branch for all classes from October 28 to October 30, 2015. Students participated in different activities organised by the librarian Mrs Qaisra Asif. Pre-Nursery and Nursery students...
ICA Pakistan Session
Beenish Hasan | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NAL Karachi: As a part of its professional awareness campaign, the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan (ICAP) organised a session for A Level students on November 16, 2015 at NAL. This session was insightful and engaging as it was c...
Yellow Day and Teddy’s Birthday
Hina Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PECHS Karachi: Teddy’s birthday and Yellow Day were celebrated by Pre-Nursery on November 6, 2015. The school was decorated with yellow balloons and ribbons and the children looked adorable in their yellow party hats and formal clothes. The cake...
Books Shopping
Tahura Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Primary VI Karachi: Members of the Books Selection Committee visited Paramount Books Pvt Limited on November 5, 2015. These members included students, teachers and parents. The committee members enjoyed selecting books for the Learning Cent...
Dodge-the-Ball Competition
Hina Faisal | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Clifton Campus Karachi: Dodge-the-Ball tournament was held at Clifton Campus on November 1, 2015 for Class I students. All the sections participated in the tournament. Class I-C came first as the players showed excellent reflexes while dodging the...
Skating Champ
Fariha Amir | Staff Correspondent TBT |Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary-III Karachi: Daniya of Class I bagged the silver medal at the Academy Skating Championship held at Syed Iftikhar Syed Sports Academy. Keep it up Daniya! ...
Intra-SG 4 Kids Athletics Competition
Tahura Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Primary-VI Karachi: Students of NNP-VI have made us proud by achieving first position in the Intra-SG 4 Kids Athletics Competition....
Holiday Card Exchange
Safia Sadiq | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Karachi: Class V students participated enthusiastically in an online Global iEARN Project ‘Holiday Card Exchange’ on October 19, 2015. Through this activity students reflected upon the holiday traditions by sending cards around the world. T...
Enjoying the Party
Sadia Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT |North Nazimabad Campus Karachi: Children best learn by getting involved in activities. The young children of ‘Bubbles’ learnt about ‘Parties’ in the same manner. They came all ready for a party, prepared a basket and enjoyed an open air party in the sch...
Healthy Teeth
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Steel Town Campus Karachi: Dentist Dr Ashok Jesswani visited Class III students on November 3, 2015 to talk about dental care, oral hygiene and the ways to live a healthy life. He explained the importance of brushing teeth twice a day, eating healthy food and ...
Collage Work
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Children delight in exploring and creating things with the help of art materials. These experiences help children develop many life skills. Pre-Nursery students at Gulshan KG III enjoyed decorating cake with their collage work on N...
Casio Class Wiz Math Competition 2015
Beenish Hasan | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS NAL Karachi: Casio Class Wiz Math Competition definitely had an impact on the 79 participants at NAL on November 10, 2015. The students were anxious about the test not knowing exactly how difficult it would be. However when the test started, it only too...
Anti-bullying Campaign
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Steel Town Campus Karachi: A poster making activity was conducted on November 11, 2015 in Classes VI to X. Children prepared posters, made sashes and wrote different slogans on them. Afterwards they went for a walk-along with their posters and sashes to raise ...
Reading is Fun!
Tasneem Ali | Staff Correspondent TBT | Clifton Campus Karachi: Class V-C students initiated a project to promote reading among children. Students prepared verbal presentations, props, puppet show, charts, games and PowerPoint presentations for their reading stations in groups and pairs. These read...
Teacher’s Day Competition 2015 Winner!
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch Karachi: We are pleased to announce that Ms Zainab Khalid, teacher at Steel Town Branch won the Teacher’s Day Competition 2015 in Southern Region SGO I. Well done Ms Khalid and Steel Town Branch!...
Tug of War
Mahwish Abid | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-III Karachi: The School Group IV Inter-Branch Tug of War competition was held at NNP-VI between Class II students on October 27, 2015. The students of North Nazimabad Primary-III were highly motivated for the game and we are proud to announc...
Global Dignity Day
Tasneem Ali | Staff Correspondent TBT | Clifton Campus Karachi: ‘Every human being has the right to lead a dignified life.’ BSS Clifton Campus celebrated Global Dignity Day on October 21, 2015 with great enthusiasm. The day started with an assembly presentation where students of various classes ...
Global Dignity Day Celebrations
Komal Waseem | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan Primary VI Karachi: Global Dignity Day was celebrated at GP VI on October 22, 2015 with great enthusiasm. Children acted in a role-play, delivered speeches and poems and presented Thank You Cards to the school support staff. The students also set re...
Learning Angles
Sadaf Naveed | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan Middle II Karachi: Students invariably forget how to measure and read angles through the use of a protractor and end up getting confused. To inculcate the lesson in a fun way, a big protractor was drawn near the ground gate on October 25, 2015 and th...
Pajama Party!
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch Karachi: A pajama party was arranged for Kindergarten students based on their reader, Oliver Who Would Not Sleep, on October 22, 2015. Students came to school wearing different pajamas and participated in various exciting activitie...
Give It, Earn It and Live It
Ayesha Maniya | Staff Correspondent TBT | PECHS Primary Karachi: Every person has the right to be treated with respect and dignity. Beaconhouse PECHS Primary Campus celebrated Global Dignity Day on October 21, 2015. The administration and students thanked the support staff, the most hardworking me...
Dignity for All
Saima Abedi | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Cambridge Karachi: Global Dignity Day along with the 70th anniversary of the United Nations was celebrated at North Nazimabad Cambridge Branch on October 21, 2015. The event was a collage of skits, tableau, reflections, speeches and parliamen...
Dignity Day Celebrations
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Steel Town Branch Karachi: Classes Pre-Nursery to XII celebrated Global Dignity Day at Steel Town Branch during the month of October, 2015. Students spoke about global dignity and shared their thoughts in the special assembly. They participated in different...
Walking on Lines is Fun
Sadia Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Kindergarten North Nazimbad Karachi: Straight and zigzag lines was a challenging concept that needed to be taught to the young learners of Pre Nursery. The creative minded teachers did it so simply that each child was able to understand the concept very well...
Oath Taking Ceremony
Mahwish Abid | Staff Correspondent TBT |North Nazimabad Primary III Karachi: Nominated candidates of Class IV and V campaigned enthusiastically for the elections. They made convincing speeches and badges and put up their posters around the school. Students electronically voted for their favourite ...
Global Dignity Day
Mehreen Kamran | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Middle Campus Karachi: Global Dignity Day was celebrated at Middle Campus North Nazimabad on October 21, 2015. The celebration aimed to educate the students about the concept of human dignity. Every human being regardless of race, culture o...
Vocabulary Related to Birthdays
Sadia Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | KG North Nazimabad Campus Karachi: Pre-Nursery students learnt new vocabulary related to their language theme ‘Birthdays’ by celebrating a birthday party on October 22, 2015. The whole week the children been working together to make preparations for the ...
Dignity Day Celebrations
Tahura Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-VI Karachi: Dignity Day celebrations were held at Beaconhouse NNP VI on October 21, 2015. Ms Uzma Zaheer, Mr Shakeel Khan and Mr Jawaid Rais were invited. These remarkable individuals run an organisation for disabled people. They spoke about the chal...
Global Dignity Day
Fariha Amir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan Primary-III Karachi: Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary-III celebrated Global Dignity Day on October 21, 2015 with great zeal. The students expressed their knowledge about the day in the form of short speeches. Colourful and creative work by students was ...
Student Council Elections
Zareen Rakhshan | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary Campus Karachi: The much talked about “democratic process of selection” was seen in full bloom at Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary Campus on October 16, 2015 as students voted for their favourite candidates. The campaigning ...
Global Dignity Day Celebration
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Global Dignity Day was celebrated at Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III on October 21, 2015. Students celebrated the day with great zeal and enthusiasm. They presented tokens of appreciation to the support staff at school during morning asse...
Storytelling
Mahwish Abid | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Primary-III Karachi: A story session was held for Pre-Nursery students on October 20, 2015 to develop their interest in reading as well as in ‘reading-together’ culture between parents and children. Parents also showed a lot enthusiasm in...
Meet My Family
Sadia Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Kindergarten Branch Karachi: Pre-Nursery students met with a family to develop understanding of immediate relatives, their relationships and responsibilities as family members on October 21, 2015. The students asked questions about the famil...
Apple Day
Sadia Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Kindergarten Branch Karachi: The young students of Bubbles celebrated Apple Day on October 21, 2015. They brought a variety of snacks prepared with apples to school and shared with their peers. They also did sponge printing in a large pictur...
Open House
Sadia Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | NN KG Karachi: Parents of Nursery and Kindergarten students were invited to attend Open House on October 20, 2015. They observed teaching and learning process in the classrooms. Students and their parents both performed activities in various learning areas. I...
Pride of SGO IV: Hafsa Shah
Mahwish Abid | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Primary-III Karachi: Hafsa Shah of Class V-C at North Nazimabad Primary-III has made the whole School Group IV proud by winning the second position in singing competition Obhartay Sitaray 2015. Her dedication and excellent training by Mr N...
At The Film Festival
Mahwish Abid | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-III Karachi: Students of Class V visited Cinepax, Ocean Mall on October 6, 2015 to attend the 5th Karachi Children’s Film Festival 2015. The festival showcased 56 motion pictures, selected from 22 countries. The stories were short and informative tha...
Nazam Khawani Competition
Musarat Fakhra Anjum | Staff Correspondent TBT | BCCD Karachi: Class III students participated in Nazam Khawani Competition on October 8, 2015 with great zeal and enthusiasm. Students recited poems with expression and intonation which made the contest enjoyable. ...
Fun at Film Festival
Saima Abedi | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Cambridge Branch Karachi: Students of Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Cambridge attended the Karachi International Children’s Film Festival on October 12, 2015 at Cinepax Ocean Mall. It was organised by The Little Art in collaboration with Tea...
Global Dignity Project
Saima Abedi | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Cambridge Branch Karachi: As a part of the Global Dignity Project, North Nazimabad Cambridge students visited a government school on October 14, 2015. The group of 15 Class XI students chalked out the plan of conducting five sessions to teac...
Skype Session in BGTL Primary
Munira Akhtar | Staff Correspondent TBT | Garden Town Campus A Skype session was held among the students of Beaconhouse North Nazimabad, Karachi and Beaconhouse Garden Town Campus, Lahore. The topic selected was ‘Studying Places’. Class V students from both the schools represented their respe...
World Education Games
Tahura Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-VI Karachi: Students from Classes I to VI at North Nazimabad Primary-VI participated in the World Education Games on October 16, 2015. They played different Math, Science and English games. ...
Dignity for All
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: In connection with Dignity Day, Kindergarten students at Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III took of a tour of their school and observed people doing their jobs on October 14, 2015. The students captured the pictures of the people working....
5th International Children Film Festival
Fariha Amir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary-III Karachi: Classes V and VII were taken to the Ocean Mall for the 5th International Children Film Festival on October 13, 2015. The festival showcased 56 motion pictures, selected from entries sent from all over the world. Stu...
International Day of the Girl Child
Tasneem Ali | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Clifton Campus Karachi: The International Day of the Girl Child was observed on November 12, 2015 at Beaconhouse Clifton Campus. To commemorate the day, a whole school assembly was held by the students of Classes III, IV and V, increasing awaren...
Parent-Teacher Meeting
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: An effective parent-teacher partnership can make a significant difference in a child’s education. It is important for the parent to approach each parent-teacher meeting as an opportunity to refine their child’s individual learn...
Obhartay Sitaray
Tahura Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Primary-VI Karachi: NNP-VI students participated in the Obhartay Sitaray singing competition. Fizza Pervaiz of Class V was selected as a finalist from the first round. She was the runner-up in the Grand Finale of Obhartay Sitaray held on O...
O Level Students Bring Laurels
Musarat Fakhra Anjum | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Defence Campus Karachi: Duaa Hassan of Class X-E won the Junior National Championship Trophy in under-16 singles and doubles badminton tournament held at Sunset Club. Mustafa Mirza of Class IX-E took part in the Intra-Region Swimming To...
Karachi’s Rising Star
Musarat Fakhra Anjum | Staff Correspondent TBT | BCCD Karachi: The beautiful voice that stole hearts on October 12, 2015 belonged to none other than Beaconhouse Defence Campus IBDP student Lubna Hasan. She sang Bol Keh Lub Azaad Hai Terey at the prestigious event, Obhartay Sitarey. It was a mome...
Colour Day
Musarat Fakhra Anjum | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Defence Campus Karachi: Early Years’ students celebrated Colour Day on October 1, 2015. They identified red, yellow, green, orange and blue-coloured objects from their environment through different activities. It was a delightful learn...
Let’s count
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Nursery students at Beaconhouse Gulshan KG III learnt to identify number 10 and identifying its value by involving in various counting activities on October 9, 2015. It was fun learning activity. ...
Pajama Day
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Nursery students at Beaconhouse Gulshan KG III enjoyed pajama party at school on October 9, 2015. The activity was based on the theme, bedtime and bedtime stories. Students had a lot of fun with their friends at school. ...
Counting On
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Nursery students at Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III learnt to count 10 objects by using different counters on October 9, 2015. Students were excited to look for various objects that were 10 in number. It made counting a fun-filled activ...
Obhartay Sitare 2015
Ayesha Maniya | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PECHS Primary Karachi: Beaconhouse PECHS Primary Campus announces with great pride that one its students, Abdullah Shoaib of Class V has won second position in Obhartay Sitare Competition 2015 organised by The Citizens Foundation. These studen...
Investiture Ceremony
Fariha Amir| Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary 3 Karachi: The oath-taking ceremony for the elected student council members took place on October 9, 2015. The event began with a welcome address by Ms Saba Ibrahim, followed by the council members’ oath-taking. The newly-electe...
Fun and Festivity
Saima Abedi | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Cambridge Campus Karachi: The long-awaited class party was held at North Nazimabad Cambridge on Friday, October 9, 2015. The air was filled with festivity as the students came dressed to the nines and had broad smiles right from the start of ...
Whizzes to Win
Saima Abedi | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Cambridge Campus Karachi: In the month of February the young artists of North Nazimabad Cambridge participated in Art Beat, the 4th National Child Art Competition which aims to nurture creativity amongst the children. Out of 6,000 paintings ...
Film Festival
Ayesha Maniya | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PECHS Primary Karachi: Class V students at Beaconhouse PECHS Campus went to the 2015 Beach Film Festival presented by The Little Art on October 9, 2015. It is a two-day festival presenting films on a range of themes related to oceans and aquatic...
Oath-Taking Ceremony at NAL
Beenish Hasan | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS NAL Karachi: The deserving young talent of BSS NAL was bestowed with the responsibility of leading the school from the front. The Oath-Taking ceremony took place on October 27, 2015 for the students who were chosen through the usual selection process. T...
Habib University Tour 2015
Beenish Hasan | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS NAL Karachi: Our prospective undergraduate students were invited and encouraged to attend a Habib University session and tour on Wednesday, October 28, 2015. Coordinated by the Office of Undergraduate Admissions, our students learnt more about the Hab...
BSS Birthday Bash
Saima Abedi | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Cambridge Campus Karachi: North Nazimabad Cambridge celebrated the 40th anniversary of Beaconhouse School System by holding a special morning assembly on October 4, 2015 which was also attended by Ms Aminah and Ms Fatima Rehman from SGO 4. Th...
ACCA Popcorn Challenge
Beenish Hasan | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS NAL Karachi: 40 students divided into 10 teams plus loud music and lots of costing; that is what the ACCA Popcorn quiz was about on September 30, 2015. The competition was tough between the two finalists. When a winning team was decided not only did t...
The School of Tomorrow 2015 Festival
The School of Tomorrow (SOT) 2015 Festival will be held at Beach Luxury Hotel, Karachi on November 28-29, 2015. This will be Pakistan’s first international education and cultural festival. The festival titled School of Tomorrow: The End of Education?* (*as we know it), will look at the growing ...
Happy Birthday Beaconhouse!
Musarat Fakhra Anjum | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Defence Campus Karachi: Beaconhouse Defence Campus was completely transformed into a colourful arena with balloons and buntings on November 4, 2015 as it was Beaconhouse’s 40th anniversary. The day began with a special assembly address...
Long Live Beaconhouse
Marium Mirza and Nadia Altamash | Staff Correspondents TBT | PECHS Primary II Karachi: Students and staff members of Beaconhouse PECHS Primary II celebrated the 40th birthday of Beaconhouse with great vigor on November 4, 2015. A special morning assembly presentation was held. Chief guests, Mrs ...
Celebrations at Steel Town Branch!
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Steel Town Branch November, 2015Karachi: Steel Town Campus celebrated Beaconhouse’s 40th birthday on November 4, 2015. The day began with cheerful students entering the school presenting handmade cards to their teachers. Two of our former staff members, M...
Beaconhouse’s 40th Birthday Celebrations
Tahura Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-VI Karachi: The Beaconhouse School System completed its 40 years of excellence in education on November 4, 2015. To mark this occasion, Beaconhouse4 NNP-VI celebrated the day enthusiastically. Headmistress Ms Uzma Tanveer greeted the students early i...
Scrabble Competition
Tahura Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-VI Karachi: Hatim Adam Ali of Class IV from NNP-VI participated in the 27th Pakistan Scrabble Championship held on October 3, 2015 at the Expo Centre Karachi. Hatim came second position and was awarded a trophy....
4th International Children Film Festival
Tahura Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-IV Karachi: Class III students were taken to the cinema to watch a movie on October 6, 2015. It was a memorable experience for the students and they enjoyed a lot. ...
Inter-House Cricket Tournament 2015
Mehreen Kamran | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Karachi: The Inter-House Cricket Tournament Boys 2015 was held at Nazeer Hussain Gymkhana on September 21, 2015. The four houses that participated were Tigers, Jaguars, Leopards and Panthers. Panthers won the match with Jaguar...
Helping Hands!
Mehreen Kamran | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Karachi: The branch organised the charity campaign, “Soles for Souls” once again. New shoes were collected for the needy. A generous contribution was raised by the children as well as the staff. The donated shoes were then...
Trail Blazers-2014-2015
Mehreen Kamran | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Middle Branch Karachi: Trailblazers Award Ceremony for School Group Office-IV (SGO-IV) was held on September 18, 2015. The event honoured students, who had achieved success at the provincial, national or international level in...
Talent Extraordinaire
Zareen Rakhshan | Staff Correspondent TBT| Gulshan Primary Campus. Karachi: The prevailing culture of encouraging students to display their hidden talents on various platforms has led from one success story to another at Gulshan Primary. This year 28 Gulshan Primary students were identified as Tr...
Bookmarks for Our Books
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Reading is fun and very important because the stories and knowledge within the books spark the imagination of children. There are many times however that we forget what page we were last on, so what better way to find it than with ...
Singing the Song of Success
Zareen Rakhshan | Staff Correspondent TBT| Gulshan Primary Campus. Karachi: Class V and VI students participated in the Obhartay Sitaray Singing Competition on October 9, 2015. The music teacher Mr Nausherwan Adil led the students once again to the next level of the competition through his guidan...
40 Years of Excellence
Tasneem Ali | Staff Correspondent TBT | Clifton Campus Karachi: Clifton Campus celebrated ‘40 Years of Excellence’ of Beaconhouse School System on November 4, 2015. The entire school was decorated with posters, banners, lanterns and balloons. A grand cake cutting ceremony was organised to comm...
Hurrah! You are 40 today
Sadia Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | KG North Nazimabad Campus Karachi: The 40th Anniversary of Beaconhouse was celebrated with excitement and delight in NNKG on November 4, 2015. The whole school was decorated with buntings, balloons, hangings and colourful panel boards. Students prepared a ...
40th Birthday of Beaconhouse School System
Sonia Iqbal | Staff Correspondent TBT | Clifton KG-III Karachi: The 40th birthday of Beaconhouse was celebrated with a lot of enthusiasm at the Clifton KG-III Campus on November 4, 2015. Beaconhouse’s history was shared by the students during the morning assembly. The students also shared thei...
Teachers’ Day Celebrations
Komal Waseem | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan Primary VI Karachi: Teachers’ Day was celebrated at Gulshan Primary VI on October 5, 2015. All the teachers participated in the World Teachers’ Day Contest. The students also praised and valued their teachers’ efforts by writing encouraging me...
DEAR Activity
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: The DEAR activity is a great way to get the staff and students to read books. A DEAR session consists of getting the teacher and students to ‘Drop Everything and Read’. Nursery students at Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III enjoyed the...
Rich Soil, Healthy Plants
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Creating a wormery allows plenty of opportunity for the little naturalists to have fun outside whilst learning and developing a better understanding and a very broad range of skills. Class I students at Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III e...
Gingerbread Man Activity
Sonia Iqbal | Staff Correspondent TBT | Clifton KG-III Karachi: In connection with their new reader, The Gingerbread Man, Pre-Nursery students thoroughly enjoyed making gingerbread men by mixing all the ingredients together on October 7, 2015. ...
Outdoor Water Play
Sonia Iqbal | Staff Correspondent TBT | Clifton KG-III Karachi: Water play enhances children’s eye-hand coordination and strengths their physical skills through pouring and stirring. Pre-Nursery students at Beaconhouse Clifton KG-III participated in various water activities on October 7, 2015 and...
Healthy Eating Habits
Sonia Iqbal | Staff Correspondent TBT | Clifton KG-III Karachi: We at Beaconhouse Clifton KG-III encourage our students to adopt healthy eating habits so that they are healthy and strong. Pre-Nursery students were familiarised with the kinds of healthy and junk food. They were told the importance a...
Clay Play
Sonia Iqbal | Staff Correspondent TBT | Clifton KG-III Karachi: Playing with clay is an outstanding sensory development activity for children as they are still developing fine motor skills. Rolling, squeezing and forming shapes help them in this area. Pre-Nursery students enjoyed making balls an...
Making a Wormery
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Worms are really fascinating creatures especially to kids. They are also an essential part of the environment, mixing up and breaking down organic matter. As they burrow deep into the soil, they also help with aeration. Class I s...
Time to Celebrate
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Eid is a time for contemplation, celebration, gift-giving and family and friends. It is especially important for children as we should try and instil in them the meaning and importance of Eid from a young age. Pre-Nursery student...
Eid Party
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Class I students at Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III celebrated Eid Milan Party with great enthusiasm on October 2, 2015. The children arrived at school dressed up in vibrant, colourful Eid clothes. They played lots of games and enjoyed th...
Clap for Clowns
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: In order to learn to read a child must learn to differentiate one letter from another and to attach a sound to that letter. The children not only have to do this without error but in order to develop better reading skills, they mus...
Bedtime Stories
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Nursery students at Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III experienced bedtime fun in the classroom by participating in a pyjama party on October 5, 2015. Teachers provided a cosy atmosphere that included blankets, favourite storybooks, milk a...
My Bird Nest
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: There is a lot that nature has given us to learn from. A bird teaches us to get organised by working really hard. Class I students at Beaconhouse Gulshan KG III learned the lesson by making bird nests using paper scraps on Octob...
A Teacher for All Seasons
Sadia Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Kindergarten Campus Karachi: A teacher represents all seasons. Spring for nurturing the new sprouts, summer for bringing fun to learning, autumn for using crisp and clear methods and winter for keeping students warm and comfortable away from ...
Who Is It
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Steel Town Campus Karachi: Nursery students at Steel Town Branch were introduced to the new reader ‘Who is it’ in October, 2015. After reading and discussion, the students were taken outside to make their own shadows in the sunlight. They participated ent...
Party with My Friends
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Nursery students at Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III celebrated Eid Milan Party on October 2, 2015. All students wore traditional Eid clothes. They had a lot of fun participating in activities planned by their teachers for t...
Kasauti
Musarat Fakhra Anjum | Staff Correspondent TBT | Defence Campus Karachi: Beaconhouse Defence Campus Primary Section organised an inter-house Kasauti competition on September 30, 2015. The teams asked some interesting questions. Everyone participated with great zeal and interest. ...
Teacher’s Day
Fariha Amir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan Primary-III Karachi: Enthusiasm and festivity marked Teacher’s Day celebrations at Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary-III on October 10, 2015. Students paid tributes to the teachers in various forms. Teacher's Day souvenirs were given to the teachers by th...
Helping Hands
Fariha Amir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary-III Karachi: Students discussed various ways of using hands on October 5, 2015. They concluded that hands can be helpful and harmful at the same time and that it was up to us how we use our hands. The students traced their hands ...
Trailblazers
Fariha Amir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan Primary-III Karachi: Beaconhouse Southern Region organised the Trailblazers Ceremony on October 3, 2015 to acknowledge the achievements of its students in extracurricular activities at the regional and national levels. The ceremony was held at Aga K...
Honouring the Teachers
Hina Farooq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-II Campus Karachi: Teachers' Day is celebrated to appreciate the teachers for their contributions in shaping the future of their students. In Gulshan KG-II Teacher’s day was celebrated on October 5, 2015 with a surprise planned by the School Hea...
Inspiring Mentors
Ayesha Maniya | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primacy PECHS Campus Karachi: Teachers are the backbone of every nation. BSS Primary PECHS Campus celebrated Teachers Day on October 5, 2015. The administration and students showed appreciation to all the teachers by presenting them with cards, chocolates ...
Celebrating Teacher’s Day
Fouzia Abrar | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-I Karachi: Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Primary-I celebrated Teachers’ Day on October 5, 2015. Various activities were arranged for the teachers. Teachers wrote their comments on “Philosophy of education and how they put this philosophy into practice ...
Parent Teacher Meeting
Hina Faisal | Staff Correspondent TBT | Clifton Campus Karachi: A parent teacher meeting was held at Clifton Campus on October 3, 2015. Parents were asked to bring along their children to sit and talk with the teachers about their progress. The Early Years students shared their portfolios, exercise ...
Oath-Taking Ceremony 2015-16
Ayesha Maniya | TBT staff correspondent | PECHS Primary Karachi: The oath-taking ceremony for the Student Council 2015-16 took place on October 2, 2015. Syed Arsal Zaidi was declared head boy and Zanirah Rehman head girl. Later, all the deserving students of the primary wing were bestowed with th...
Electronic Voting
Saman Saleem | Staff Correspondent TBT | PRCHS Primary III Karachi: An oath taking ceremony for the School Head Boy and Head Girl was held at Beaconhouse Primary III PECHS Branch. A boy and a girl from each section of grade IV were nominated; they were given two days for the campaign. On the day o...
Students Council
Hina Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PECHS Campus Karachi Karachi: Student Council members were selected from Class I on September 22 to develop a sense of responsibility and discipline among students. The council members were divided into two groups, Anti-bullying Squad (blue) and C...
Bright Red
Hina Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PECHS Campus Karachi Karachi: Bubbles and Pre- Nursery students at Kindergarten-I participated in Red Day on September 23. They took part in a show and tell activity and made cherries and strawberries using finger-painting. Red jelly was served an...
Pyjama Party
Hina Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PECHS Campus Karachi Karachi: Students of Kindergarten I enjoyed a pretend sleepover with their class fellows on September 21. They celebrated their pyjama party in their classrooms with the theme, Starry Nights. They were dressed in their night ...
Young Surgeons
Mahwish Abid | Staff Correspondent TBT |Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Primary-III Karachi: On September 18, Class V dissected and examined the chambers of a goat’s heart. With their teacher’s assistance, students used different surgical tools to cut open the heart and observed the arrangement and...
Becoming Independent
Sadia Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Karachi Karachi: Bubbles’ students, the youngest at the North Nazimabad Kindergarten Branch, are learning to become independent by performing tasks by themselves. On October 2, they learnt how to spread butter and honey on slices...
Gifts for the Underprivileged
Musarat Fakhra Anjum | Staff Correspondent TBT | Defence Campus Karachi: Classes III to V visited the ‘Sirat-ul-Jannah’ orphanage on September 23, 2015. Students had previously collected different items and packed them in Eid gift boxes which were then distributed to all the underprivileged ch...
Oliver Who Would Not Sleep
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Reading aloud in the early years exposes children to the concept of story and print as well as rare words and ideas not often found in day-to-day conversations and happenings. KG students at Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III enjoyed liste...
An Honour for NNKG
Sadia Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Campus Karachi: It was a great honour for the NNKG choir to perform on the occasion of SGO4 ‘Trail Blazer’ ceremony held on September 18, 2015 at FTC auditorium. The young singers mesmerised the audience with their outstanding performanc...
Microsoft Office National Champion
Shaiba Rizwan | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Defence Campus Lahore Lahore: Waleed Dilawar Chughtai, currently studying in A1 at BDC, was declared the Microsoft Office National Champion 2015 on September 29, 2015. Waleed also won the 2nd position in Microsoft PowerPoint. Waleed’s firs...
Literary Talent at Gulshan Primary
Zareen Rakhshan | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary Campus Karachi: In September our students’ work was published in the September-October edition of The Awakener Magazine. Araiz Adnan, Eesha Arshad and Anabiyah Arif’s articles were not only informative but also well though...
Ready to Lead
Saima Abedi | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Cambridge Karachi: North Nazimabad Cambridge Branch held the oath-taking ceremony on September 22, 2015 which was witnessed by parents of the newly-formed student council. The council members received their gowns and sashes from Head Mistre...
Motivational Speaker from Harvard University
Fahim Zuberi | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan A Level Karachi: Beaconhouse Gulshan A Level invited former student Nameer Sartaj, who is now a young marketing executive, on September 21, 2015 to speak to current A Level students. Mr Sartaj is currently head of business planning and s...
Read, Make and Eat
Sadia Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | NN-KG Karachi: Nursery teachers have adopted a new strategy to make reading fun for students. In connection with their new ORT lesson, Pancakes, students and teachers made pancakes in class on September 29, 2015. They students were asked to read the ingredi...
Best Accountant Award
Farheen Khalid | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Primary-IV Karachi: Beaconhouse NNP-IV‘s accountant Mr Javed Sheikh received the award for of the best accountant in the Southern Region for the session 2014-2015 on September 23, 2015. It was a great honour for him and the school. The s...
Trailblazers
Shabana Ehtasham | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimbad Karachi: Celebrating achievements is a hallmark of the Beaconhouse School System as we proudly present our high achievers and talented Beaconites to the world. Keeping the tradition alive once again The BSS School Group Office 4 Southern...
Phonetic Workshop
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Steel Town Campus Karachi: Phonetic workshops were arranged at Steel Town Campus for Early Years parents (Pre-Nursery – KG) from September 21 to 23, 2015. Parents were given the opportunity to become familiar with the sounds and actions of the alphabets so ...
Orientation
Hafsa Durrani | Staff Correspondent TBT | KG-III PECHS Karachi: A Kindergarten orientation session was held on September 26, 2015 for the new parents to make them aware of the BSS terms and policies. It was an interactive session followed by refreshments at the end. ...
Little Surgeons
Mahwish Abid | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Primary-III Karachi: On September 18, 2015 Class V students dissected and examined the chambers of a goat heart. Under the assistance of the teacher, students used different surgical tools to cut open the heart and observed the arrangement a...
Defense Day
Hafsa Durrani | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse KG-III PECHS Campus Karachi Karachi: To pay a tribute to the brave soldiers who sacrificed their lives for their country, defence day was celebrated at KG-III PECHS Campus on September 26. The students put up different performances and sang patr...
Flowers
Hafsa Durrani | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse KG-III PECHS Campus Karachi Karachi: The students of KG-C gave a presentation on flowers on September 26, 2015. They wore vibrant headbands and discussed the uses and symbolism of various flowers. The presentation ended with a song. ...
Student Club Activities
Farheen Khalid | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Primary - IV Karachi: Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Primary - IV arranges Student Society activities for the children on day 5 of every cycle. The students are given the opportunity to refine their skills in their respective societies. Th...
Types of Pollution
Farheen Khalid | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Primary - IV Karachi: An activity was conducted on the different types of pollution and the ways to reduce it on September 16, 2015 in Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Primary - IV. Class V students made posters on the different types of po...
Love and Care towards Pets
Farheen Khalid | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Primary - IV Karachi: Class III students from North Nazimabad Primary - IV enjoyed the pet show held on September 16, 2015. Everyone brought their favorite pets and showed them to their friends. They discussed the pet’s living styles and...
World Literacy Day
Farheen Khalid | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Primary - IV Karachi: Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Primary - IV celebrated the 'World Literacy Day' on September 17, 2015. The school organised different competitions for Class I to V students such as essay writing, poetry writing, story wr...
A Symbol of Love
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: We love making our own greeting cards because aside from being cheaper and far more meaningful, they also provide us with opportunities to be creative and practice some literacy skills such as writing and reading. Nursery students...
This 'Building a Nest' is for the Birds!
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: To learn about the effort behind a bird’s nest is very important as it teaches us how to get organised and work hard. The birds nest activity makes use of simple craft cupboard supplies such as paper plates and tissue paper to pro...
Learning and Fun with Paints
Sonia Iqbal | Staff Correspondent TBT | Clifton KG-III Karachi: Painting is a big part of a little dreamer’s life and is much more than a simple activity. It helps children use their senses, express emotions and explore colours. Painting allows children to express their creativity and have load...
A Balanced Lifestyle
Tasneem Ali | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Clifton Campus Karachi: Class III students exhibited their understanding of the transdisciplinary theme, Who We Are, through a variety of displays on September 21, 2015. The class was divided into three stations – nutrition, exercise and recre...
The International Day of Peace
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Nursery students at Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III celebrated International Day of Peace with great zeal and enthusiasm on September 21, 2015. They did art activities to highlight the importance of the day....
Salute to the Heroes
Mahwish Abid | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Primary-III Karachi: Defence Day was celebrated at Beaconhouse NNP-III on September 18, 2015. Students shared the background to why we celebrate Defence Day. They sang patriotic songs to honour the martyrs and brave warriors who fought the ...
A Beautiful Day
Sonia Iqbal | Staff Correspondent TBT | Clifton KG-III Karachi: As the reader of the month is ‘A Beautiful Day’, a picnic inside the school premises was arranged for pre-Nursery students on September 21, 2015. Kids were delighted to come to school in colourful clothing and took great pleasure ...
Global Warming
Musarat Fakhra Anjum | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Defence Campus Karachi: IBDP students of Beaconhouse Defence Campus presented a role play on global warming for Class IV students on September 15, 2015. This first interaction between the seniors and the juniors turned out to be a huge s...
Graduation Ceremony
Musarat Fakhra Anjum | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Defence Campus Karachi: Beaconhouse Defence Campus Karachi held its annual Graduation Ceremony for the O Level students on August 22, 2015. Regional Director South Mr Asim Yaqub was the chief guest. SGO-I Head Ms Seema Irfan and Academic...
Parts of the Body
Sonia Iqbal | Staff Correspondent TBT | Clifton KG-III Karachi: Making learning and teaching interesting is a teacher’s art. It is due to their skill that hands-on activities are utilised to make the lesson more interesting and easy to comprehend for our little learners. Pre-Nursery chil...
Learning through Play
Sonia Iqbal | Staff Correspondent TBT | Clifton KG-III Karachi: When children do role-plays, they naturally become someone or something else. Role-play stimulates the imagination, enhances social development and encourages friendship through cooperation, listening and turn taking. Therefore, rol...
Nature Walk
Sonia Iqbal | Staff Correspondent TBT | Clifton KG-III Karachi: Nature walk is a great way to enhance children’s appreciation of the natural environment. The natural world is filled with beautiful sights, sounds, and textures. It is the perfect resource for the development of aesthetics in you...
Exploring Geometric Shapes
Hina Faisal | Staff Correspondent TBT | Clifton Campus Karachi: KG-B students' enjoyed a hands-on activity that encouraged them to analyse characteristics and properties of two and three dimensional geometric shapes on September 18, 2015. ...
Learning by doing!
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT| Steel Town Campus Karachi: Learning by doing is more effective than simply listening or reading. Engagement has a great deal to do with the students’ attitudes, enthusiasm, and approaches to learning. Class V students conducted activities based on their sc...
Go fishing
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Morning assembly presentation is the best time to show your talent. Nursery students at Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III performed on a song in their morning assembly presentation on September 15, 2015. Students wore beautiful fish head b...
Four Seasons
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Learning about the seasons helps children understand the passage of time and teaches them about change. While some seasonal changes are more obvious, like the changes in weather, there are many important subtle differences that are ...
Student Council Elections
Fouzia Abrar | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-I Karachi: Student Council elections 2015-16 were held in Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Primary-I on September 16, 2015. Students made posters, badges, sashes and hats to campaign. Votes were cast electronically. Winners received their badges at the oath...
A Great Achievement
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch Karachi: We are pleased to announce that Mr Muhammad Ahsan Rafi, the Steel Town Branch accountant got the Best Performance Award 2014-15 at the SOM Workshop held at the Southern Regional Office on September 10, 2015. Our hear...
Defence Day
Shumaila Bilal | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Latifabad Karachi: Beaconhouse Latifabad Primary Branch-II celebrated Defence Day on September 7, 2015. We invited a police officer and an army officer as our guests of honour. Aisha Memon and Amna Salman presented bouquets to them. Ms Irsha...
Curriculum Orientation
Fouzia Abrar | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-I Karachi: North Nazimabad Primary-I held a curriculum orientation session for parents of Classes I to VI on September 16, 2015. The parents took a round of the school. They visited classrooms, the IT laboratory, the Library and the Resource Room. A tr...
Pyjama Party
Sadia Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNKG Karachi: Kindergarten students celebrated Pyjama Party on September 10, 2015. They came to school in their pyjamas, cuddling their stuffed toys. Upon arrival, they shouted with joy because they found their classrooms transformed into bedrooms. All thi...
Grandparents Day
Sadia Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNKG Karachi: North Nazimabad Kindergarten celebrated Grandparents Day on September 14, 2015. The young students of NNKG were amazed to learn that their grandparents once used to be naughty children just like them. The students’ grandparents visited the ...
The Library Resource Display
Tasneem Ali| Staff Correspondent TBT | Clifton Campus Karachi: Clifton Campus had an interactive resource exhibition on September 11, 2015. Different resources that could be used to promote various types of inquiry were displayed. The faculty members were given an opportunity to visually plan diff...
Head and Shoulders, Knees and Toes
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Head, Shoulders, Knees, and Toes is a classic song that many students learn early on in life. Pre-Nursery students at Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III performed on Head and Shoulders, Knees and Toes in their morning assembly presentation...
Death Anniversary of Quaid-e-Azam
Tasneem Ali | Staff Correspondent TBT | Clifton Campus Karachi: The Clifton Campus commemorated Quaid-e-Azam’s death anniversary by showcasing great admiration and respect for the Founder of the Nation on September 14, 2015. Students prepared different role-plays that portrayed the character ...
Orientation Session 2015-2016
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Steel Town Campus Karachi: BSS Steel Town Branch conducted an Orientation Session from September 1 to September 8, 2015 for the parents of the new admissions in Classes Nsy-V. The purpose was to familiarise them with the system and procedures of BSS. Some re...
We’re the Soldiers Marching Along
Sadia Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Campus Karachi: NN KG students celebrated ‘Defence day’ with a pledge that Sindhi, Punjabi, Balochi and Pathan soldiers all are and will remain united under the Pakistani flag. The young performers sang heart-warming national songs and po...
Celebrating Birthdays
Sadia Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Campus Karachi: A birthday is a very special occasion in one’s life and everyone wants to celebrate it in a special way. NN KG students celebrated their birthdays in a unique way on September 10, 2015 when the whole school wished them by si...
Purple is our Theme
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Recognising colours and identifying their names is an important part of a child’s development. Early identification of colours helps to create the cognitive link between visual clues and words. Nursery students at Beaconhouse Gul...
Annual Graduation Ceremony of Matric 2014-15
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Steel Town Campus Karachi: The 24th Annual Graduation Ceremony of Matric students of session 2014-15 was held at the Pakistan Steel Officers’ Mess on the pleasant evening of September 2, 2015. The Chief Guest at the ceremony was School Group Head Ms Seema I...
Loveable Characters
Madiha Shoaib | Tbt Correspondent | Gulshan KG-III September 28, 2015 Karachi: Oxford Reading Tree (ORT) is a much-loved and most comprehensive reading programme. Kindergarten students at Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III did a morning assembly presentation on September 9, 2015 in which they introduced...
Red Day
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III September 28, 2015 Karachi: Nursery students at Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III celebrated Red Colour Day on September 11, 2015. They came to school in beautiful red clothes and brought their favourite red toys. The students told their friends ab...
Crossing Hurdles
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III September 28, 2015 Karachi: To enhance their motor skills, Kindergarten students at Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III participated in a hurdle race on September 9, 2015. Students crossed all hurdles. ...
Introducing the Road to Success
Saima Abedi | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Cambridge Karachi: North Nazimabad Cambridge organised an Orientation Day on September 4, 2015. The purpose of the event was to familiarise the new students and their parents with the school premises and faculty in general and the Cambridge ...
Making ‘i’ booklets is fun
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Identification of sounds is very important for beginners and through Jolly Phonic sounds it becomes easier for children to identify the sound of a letter. Jolly Phonics introduces all the letter sounds with an action, song and story...
Fish and Frog Project
Fariha Amir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan Primary III Karachi: Project-based learning increases long-term retention, improves problem solving and collaboration skills and improves students' attitudes towards learning. Class III students had an assignment on ‘Fish and Frog’ in their proje...
Defence Day
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Defence Day is celebrated on September 6, 2015 every year in Pakistan. We celebrate this day in honour of those people who were brave at the critical moment and sacrificed their lives for the safety of their homeland. KG students ...
Learning by doing!
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Steel Town Campus Karachi: Hands-on learning directly involves the learner by actively encouraging them to do something in order to learn about it. Class V students of Steel Town Branch participated in hands-on activity related to the science topic ‘Goat...
It’s time for Diagraphs
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III September 22, 2015 Karachi: Learning to recognise digraphs in printed words is an important skill to develop as children begin to read. Since each digraph contains two or more letters but only makes one sound, it is important that children...
Spirit of 6th September
Saima Abedi | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Cambridge Branch September 22, 2015 Karachi: Defence Day was celebrated at North Nazimabad Cambridge on September 8, 2015. Students paid tribute to the souls who sacrificed their lives for their homeland by presenting skits, delivering spee...
Taekwondo Session
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III September 20, 2015 Karachi: Taekwondo is a Korean martial art, similar to karate, with an emphasis on kicking techniques. The reason behind this is that the leg is more powerful and has a longer reach than the arm. Literally translated Tae...
Making Clay Insects
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III September 20, 2015 Karachi: Insects are all around us, on the surface, underground, in trees and plants and in fresh and salty water. Children get excited whenever they have the opportunity to see insects. Nursery students at Beaconhouse G...
It’s Time to Vote
Ayesha Maniya | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PECHS September 18, 2015 Karachi: Candidates for the Students Council 2015-2016 were selected and then interviewed by a panel teachers on September 7, 2015. The shortlisted candidates for the position of head girl and head boy are Zanairah R...
Inky, The Mouse
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III September 18, 2015 Karachi: Nursery students at Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III enjoyed learning the sound of ‘i’ in class on September 7, 2015. ...
Dissection of a Goat’s Heart
Fariha Amir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan Primary-III September 18, 2015 Karachi: Class V students performed the dissection of a goat’s heart on September 7, 2015. With their teacher’s help, the students dissected the heart and observed the chambers, veins and arteries. The experience...
Animals and Their Habitats
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III September 18, 2015 Karachi: Kindergarten students at Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III learnt about animals and their habitats by bringing their toy animals to school on September 4, 2015. They enjoyed sharing their animal toys with their friends...
Fun with Clay
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III September 18, 2015 Karachi: Clay is a unique art medium because it is highly responsive to touch and very forgiving. On September 4, 2015, Class I students at Beaconhouse Gulshan Kindergarten-III enjoyed making models with clay. It was an ...
Breaking Classroom’s Boundaries
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch September 18, 2015 Karachi: Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch always encourages its students to participate in competitions and activities outside the classroom. We are pleased to announce that Ayesha Nawaz Qureshi of Class V-B w...
Orientation Programme
Farheen Khalid | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Primary IV September 17, 2015 Karachi: Curriculum orientation was held on September 1, 2015 for the parents of students who are newly admitted and on September 2, 2015 for the parents of existing students. The parents were briefed about ...
Defense Day Celebrations 2015
Ayesha Maniya | Staff Correspondent TBT | Primary PECHS Campus September 17, 2015 Karachi: The Defense Day was celebrated with great zeal and enthusiasm by the BSS PECHS Campus students on September 4, 2015. The students celebrated the country’s victory and remembered the sacrific...
Defense Day Celebrations 2015
Farheen Khalid | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Primary IV September 17, 2015 Karachi: Defence Day is celebrated every year in the memory of those who embraced martyrdom in the Indo-Pakistan war of 1965. Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Primary IV celebrated the event with great respec...
Students Council Election 2015-2016
Tahura Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Primary VI September 15, 2015 Karachi: Students council elections were held in NNP VI. Students voted for their favourite candidate through an online voting system. The oath taking ceremony was held on September 7, 2015. ...
Let’s Enjoy Hand Printing
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III September 15, 2015 Karachi: Through creative art children represent experiences that they cannot verbalize. They may draw pictures out of proportion, exaggerating things that are important to them. When we value children’s creativity we ...
Making it a Healthy Day
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III September 15, 2015 Karachi: Morning assembly helps each child showcase his or her talent and ensures a robust start of the day. On September 2, 2015, Class I students at Gulshan KG III participated in the morning assembly presentation. ...
Defence Day
Fariha Amir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan Primary III September 15, 2015 Karachi: Pakistan’s Defence Day was celebrated with zeal and fervour on September 6, 2015 at the Gulshan Primary III campus. The day was celebrated to pay homage and tribute to the martyrs who rendered the supreme s...
The Marvels of Yoga
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: When children learn techniques for self-health, relaxation and inner fulfillment, they are better equipped to handle life’s challenges in the future. Yoga at an early age encourages self-esteem and body awareness with a physical a...
Friendship Day Celebration
Hina Farooq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan Campus Karachi: Friendship Day is the day when we express our love and support for our friends. Gulshan KG-II celebrated Friendship Day to inculcate the values of friendship, love, sharing and giving support to each other on September 3, 2015. The da...
Sorting items in School
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Sorting and classifying objects help children to notice how items are alike and different and creates an awareness that is vital for learning math. Nursery students at Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III enjoyed sorting objects in class as w...
Interschool Relay Championship
Musarat Fakhra Anjum | Staff Correspondent TBT | Defence Campus Karachi: Beaconhouse Defence Campus Primary Class IV & V students participated in Interschool Relay Championship conducted by Olympic Athletics at PSB Karachi on September 4, 2015. Students from 17 different schools participated in th...
Orientation Session 2015-2016 for Middle School
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Steel Town Campus Karachi: An Orientation Session for Middle School was conducted with the parents of new admissions on August 31, 2015 in the school library. The purpose of the orientation was to familiarise the parents with the system and procedures of BSS....
Learning Letter ‘T’
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Knowledge of letter names has been found to be the best predictor of future reading and spelling abilities for children even when consideration is given to other factors such as phonological awareness and intelligence. The importan...
Defence Day
Tahura Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Campus Karachi: Defence Day was celebrated at North Nazimabad Primary VI on September 4, 2015. Students of Class V prepared a role-play marking the significance of Defence Day and portrayed the different cultures of our country. Students p...
An Evening to Remember
Musarat Anjum | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Defence Campus September 9, 2015 Karachi: The IB team at Beaconhouse Defence Campus arranged a dinner for its first IB Diploma batch at the DA Marina Club on September 8, 2015. The beautiful evening gave teachers and students an opportunit...
Three Letter Words
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: An important stage in learning to read is the mastery of three letter words, especially words in the consonant-vowel-consonant format. These type of words, for example, cat, hot and leg, are usually the first kind of words childre...
Multiplication is Fun
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Class I learnt to fill in multiplication grids by counting straws on September 1, 2015. It was an interesting activity and helped students grasp the concept easily. ...
Interactive Boards
Mahwish Abid | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-III Karachi: Class I students were provided with vocabulary flashcards which they had to pin on matching materials already placed on the interactive board. They also read the description about different materials and organised it accordingly. The intera...
The First Assembly
Mahwish Abid | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-III Karachi: The First formal assembly at Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Primary-III took place on August 24, 2015. It started with the recitation of the Holy Quran. The senior mistress then welcomes the students back after the long summer break. They were...
Election Campaign
Bilquis Hameed | Staff Correspondent TBT | PECHS Middle Campus Karachi: PECHS Middle Section students carried out an election campaign for student council elections on September 2, 2015. After a rigorous process of class election and interviews, candidates running for the positions of head boy, he...
Students in Spotlight
Saima Abedi | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Cambridge Branch Karachi: Athletic and energetic, creative and co-operative, Zubair Irfan Khan has been a star at North Nazimabad Cambridge. He has brought accolades to the school with his prodigious performance scoring 10 A s in CIE: 9 A* an...
Student in Spotlight
Saima Abedi | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Cambridge Branch Karachi: Self-reliant, devoted, highly intellectual and imbued with a strong sense of responsibility, Yumnah Saad of North Nazimabad Cambridge possesses an unquenchable thirst for knowledge. Her unflagging determination has l...
Learning the Letter ‘T’
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Learning the alphabet and its sounds is the first step to being able to read well. When we master the alphabet we are on our way to reading words, sentences, paragraphs and then complete books. Like everything else in life we sta...
Graduation Grandeur
Saima Abedi | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Cambridge Branch Karachi: BSS North Nazimabad Cambridge Branch organised the Graduation Ceremony at the Bahria Auditorium on August 28, 2015. The emcees welcomed the academic procession and began the ceremony with the recitation of holy verse...
Fun Ball Game
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Physical activities such as ball games are very important for the development of children. Ball games help develop and enhance coordination with actions such as catching, throwing and kicking the ball. Class I students of Beaconh...
Orientation Day
Saman Saleem | Staff Correspondent TBT | PECHS Primary-III Karachi: Beaconhouse PECHS Primary-III held Orientation Day on August 28, 2015 for parents of new students. Parents were familiarised with the academic setup of the Early Years and Primary sections. Teachers discussed schemes of work and ...
Learning in a better way
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Knowledge of the forms and functions of print serves as a foundation from which children become increasingly sensitive to letter shapes, names, sounds, and words. Kindergarten students at Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III ident...
Eid Milan Party
Saman Saleem | Staff Correspondent TBT | PECHS Primary-III Karachi: Eid Milan party was organised for the students of PECHS Primary-III on August 26, 2015. Students and teachers planned the party and made necessary arrangements. The students decorated the classes with buntings and balloons. They w...
Being Expressive
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Kindergarten students at Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III enjoyed painting in their art class on August 28, 2015. They used recycled jars to paint and decorate. The students displayed their creativity during their art class. ...
Fruit Fun
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Nursery students at Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III used apples to create prints on August 28, 2015. This is a terrific and an inexpensive way to introduce print-making to students. They later enjoyed displaying their work in class ...
Innovative Teaching: Taleemi Jiddat Ki Talaash
Narjis Haider | Training Manager | Beaconhouse Southern Region Karachi: Teach for Pakistan in collaboration with Ilm Ideas launched a nationwide campaign called Taleemi Jiddat Ki Talaash: A Competition for Innovative Teachers on January 27, 2015. Beaconhouse teachers won cash prizes ranging from...
Readers are Leaders
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Teaching children to manipulate the sounds in language helps all types of readers learn to read. KG students at Beaconhouse Gulshan KG III learned to match the sounds by peer learning on August 27, 2015. Students identified the voca...
Pets are Our Pals
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Pets are important in children's lives as they provide enjoyment and companionship and help children develop a sense of responsibility. Nursery students at Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III participated in a pet show held at school on Augu...
Orientation Session
Fariha Amir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan Primary III Karachi: An orientation meeting was held at the school on August 29, 2015. At the meeting the School Head, School Coordinator and teachers briefed the parents about the new initiatives taken by Beaconhouse School System on a whole. The t...
Learning by doing
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Classes are the most effective when children are given the opportunity to take part in active, interactive and independent learning. KG students at Beaconhouse Gulshan learned numbers and alphabet while doing a sequencing activity o...
Counting is Fun
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Students learnt to count while having a great time playing a math game on August 27, 2015. Nursery students at Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III practiced counting while playing the counting and matching number game. The little learners we...
Taleemi Jiddat ki Talash Celebrations
Mehreen Kamran | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Karachi: Teach for Pakistan and Ilm Ideas introduced ‘Taleemi Jiddat Ki Talaash – A Competition for Innovative Teachers in Pakistan’. The nationwide competition is the first of its kind in the country. It aims to identify the best-i...
My Hands
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Art is learning with fun and children learn best when they are involved in creative activities. The tiny tots of Pre-Nursery at Beaconhouse Gulshan KG III had lots of fun while pasting colourful hand cut-outs on their sheets on Aug...
Health is wealth
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Motor skills development is essential for young children and physical education helps them to enhance these skills .The development of healthy young bodies is one major benefit of a comprehensive physical education program. Beaconho...
Investigating Invertebrates
Fouzia Abrar | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-I Karachi: To explore the topic ‘Habitat’ as a part of their science curriculum, Class IV students observed invertebrates in great detail with the help of a magnifying glass. They discussed the activity in groups and learned about the different feat...
The Heritage Awareness Program
Mehreen Kamran | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Karachi: The Heritage Awareness Program (HAP) conducted an awareness activity at the North Nazimabad campus on August 16, 2015. HAP highlights the importance of the conservation of historical buildings and encourages critical thinking in ...
Aesthetics par Excellence
Sadaf Naveed | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan Middle II Karachi: Beaconhouse Gulshan Middle II students performed admirably in the art competition arranged by the Skills Art Club of Pakistan. Shehza Shakeel Siddiqui of Class VIII secured 1st position in the whole of Pakistan for the topic ...
What’s The Time?
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Class I students did an activity based on their lesson, What’s The Time, on August 19, 2015. Students sequenced the events of the story by arranging the strips with the events in order. ...
Story Time!
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Class I students had an Urdu storytime session on August 21, 2015. The students enjoyed listening to the story while looking at pictures and predicting what would happen next. ...
Independence Day Celebrations
Shahandana Khan | Staff Correspondent TBT | Clifton Kindergarten II Karachi: CKG-II celebrated the 68th Independence Day on August 21, 2015. The students wore green and said their lines with enthusiasm. Parents also attended the event, some of whom had come to see their children perform for the f...
I Think, Therefore IB
Musarat Fakhra Anjum | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Defence Campus Karachi: Beaconhouse Defence Campus, which has recently been authorised as an IB World School for the IB Diploma Programme (IBDP), hosted an IB seminar on August 5, 2015 for educationists from different schools, parents, ...
We Welcome You All
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III Karachi: To celebrate 40 years of shaping young minds, Beaconhouse Southern Region organised the Beaconhouse Early Years Festival 2015 in August. The festival’s main attraction was a group of 10 students of Beaconhouse Gulsha...
Back to School!
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch Karachi: The students of Steel Town branch were given a warm welcome by the headmistress and the teachers on the first day of school, August 11, 2015, after the summer vacation. Wearing crisp new uniforms, the students were exci...
Well Done Students!
Fouzia Abrar | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-I Karachi: North Nazimabad Primary Branch-I appreciated its students’ efforts by giving them prizes on August 22, 2015 for submitting their summer vacation homework on time. A special gift was also given to Syed Mohammed Aashir Ali of Class V-C for be...
Snake is Slowly Slithering
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Jolly Phonics is a fun and child-centred approach to teaching literacy through synthetic phonics. With actions for each of the 42 letter sounds, the multi-sensory method is very motivating for children. On August 18, 2015 a Jolly...
Materials around Us
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III Karachi: It is important to provide children with lots of time to explore and identify different materials around us and to learn their properties. Class I students at Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III shared the interesting properties of different...
Fish, Frog and Fun
Fouzia Abrar | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-I Karachi: North Nazimabad Primary I students are always encouraged to learn through practical demonstrations and experimentation. On August 18, 2015, the students were given the opportunity to take part in a hands-on activity in which they observed live...
Patriotic Spirit
Ayesha Maniya | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PECHS Primary Campus Karachi: Independence Day was celebrated with great zeal by the students of Beaconhouse PECHS Campus. The students celebrated the nation and the spirit of freedom with pride. Students from all levels participated in the eve...
Exhibiting Excellence
Saima Abedi | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Campus Karachi: On August 11, 2015 North Nazimabad Cambridge Branch celebrated their remarkable O Level result. Teachers and students cut a cake together to mark the occasion. Maintaining its tradition of success, the overall GP...
Made in Pakistan
Fariha Amir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan Campus Primary III Karachi: Class V students brought household items made in Pakistan to school. The items included rice, spices, pulses, fruit, handicrafts, sports goods, bed covers and towels among others. The students confidently pre...
Back to School
Mehreen Kamran | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Campus Karachi: The students returned to school after their summer holidays on August 11, 2015. They were guided to their respective sections by the school staff and welcomed to their new classrooms. Students who were new to t...
Independence Day Celebrations
Musarat Fakhra Anjum | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Defence Campus, Karachi Karachi: Pakistan’s Independence Day was celebrated with great enthusiasm by the students from kindergarten to the O Level at BDC. The day began with a special assembly in which Principal Ms Shireen Karamally s...
Celebrating the Spirit of Independence
Fariha Amir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan Campus Primary III August 25, 2015 Karachi: Pakistan’s independence was celebrated enthusiastically by the students and staff of Beaconhouse Gulshan Campus. Their collective effort, dedication and hard work illustrated their love and ...
68 Today!
Mehreen Kamran | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Campus August 25, 2015 Karachi: Independence Day celebrations took place across Pakistan on August 14, 2015. At Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Campus’ Middle Branch, the day was celebrated with customary patriotic zeal. The da...
Celebrating Freedom
Saima Abedi | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Cambridge August 24, 2015 Karachi: North Nazimabad Branch commemorated Independence Day on August 13, 2015. The students depicted their nationalistic spirit through songs, quiz competition, speeches, dance and elocution. The event marked ...
Independence Day Celebrations in Full Swing
Hareem Akhter | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan Primary IV August 24, 2015 Karachi: To inculcate patriotism among the blooming flowers of Pakistan, Gulshan Primary IV arranged a spectacular ceremony for the 68th Independence Day on August 13, 2015. The national flag was hoisted at the school f...
Independence Day Celebrations
Hafsa Durrani | Staff Correspondent TBT | KG III PECHS August 24, 2015 Karachi: BSS KG III students demonstrated their love for the country on August 13, 2015. All the children accompanied by their teachers gathered in the ground and celebrated the day with great zeal and happiness by singing n...
Celebrating Pakistan’s 68th Birthday
Sadia Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Campus August 24, 2015 Karachi: The 68th Independence Day was celebrated with great patriotism in NNKG Karachi. Students from Bubbles to Class I all came to school wearing their national dresses, waving flags and singing national songs. Spe...
First Step to School!
Hafsa Durrani | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS KG III PECHS August 24, 2015 Karachi: The tiny tots of Pre-Nursery were welcomed along with their parents to experience the social interactions and communication skills imparted at the school to help them express their ideas, thoughts and feelings. D...
Independence Day Celebrated at Defence Campus
Musarat Fakhra Anjum | Staff Correspondent TBT | Defence Campus Karachi August 24, 2015 Karachi: Pakistan’s Independence Day was celebrated with great patriotism at BSS Defence Campus on August 13, 2015. The day began with a special assembly in which Principal Ms Shireen Karamally spoke to the...
A Day of Celebrations
Fouzia Abrar | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-I August 24, 2015 Karachi: Young Beaconites of North Nazimabad Primary Branch I celebrated the Independence Day and held a Welcome party on August 13, 2015. Everyone dressed up in colourful clothes for the occasion and wore national flag badges to exp...
Getting Ready for School
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III August 19, 2015 Karachi: Parents of Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III students were invited to meet the new class teachers and collect book packs on August 6, 2015. ...
First Day of School
Sadia Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Campus August 19, 2015 Karachi: First day at Pre-Nursery is always an overwhelming prospect for the children and their parents. However, the Pre-Nursery students of NNKG found the vibrant environment at the school so inviting that parents h...
Back To School
Sadia Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Campus August 19, 2015 Karachi: Students of NNKG rejoined school after summer vacations on August 11, 2015. The children were glad to be back and entered the school wearing new uniforms, holding new bags and lunch boxes. Students partici...
A Winning Innovation
Zareen Rakhshan | Staff Correspondent TBT| BSS Gulshan Primary August 6, 2015 Karachi: Class VI English teacher Ms Zareen Rakhshan of BSS Gulshan Primary won a position amongst the top ten finalists inthe first of its kind ‘Taleemi Jiddat Ki Talaash - A Competition for Innovative Teachers’....
Bright Minds
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Steel Town Campus August 6, 2015 Karachi: Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch is proud to announce that two of our students Laraib Manzoor and Baria Shafiq Khan secured 12th and 13th Positions respectively at the S.S.C Annual Examinations, 2014. BSS Steel Town Br...
Gymboree forms an alliance with Summit Bank
Maham Zahid | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gymboree Play & Music August 3, 2015 Karachi: Gymboree Play & Music signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Summit Bank on July 30, 2015 at the Summit Bank Head Office in Karachi. The Beaconhouse Group was represented by Gymboree Play & Music Pak...
Into the Green
Shahmeer Raza | Student Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Cambridge Branch July 7, 2015 Karachi: This summer, I attended a 6 day Eco Internship Programme held from June 13 to June 16, 2015 at the Regent Plaza. The event was organised by the World Wildlife Fund, which is a non-profit organizati...
Helping the Elderly
Saif-ul Islam Siddiqui | Student Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Cambridge Branch July 7, 2015 Karachi: Would you like to make a difference and give something back to your community? If yes, then the easiest way is to opt for an internship programme in an old age home during your vacations. ...
Annual Function and Graduation Ceremony
Tahura Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-IV June 30, 2015 Karachi: The Annual Graduation Ceremony and Result Day was held at the Aga Khan Auditorium on June 3, 2015. Students who had passed their examination with flying colours were awarded books, certificates and shields. It was a moment ...
Rewards and Commendations
Zareen Rakhshan | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary June 30, 2015 Karachi: The prize distribution ceremony for Class V was held on June 4, 2015 at Rangoonwala Auditorium and for Classes IV and VI on June 7 2015 at Jade Hall Arena. The events were held to celebrate the studen...
SIE (iEARN) Conference
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Steel Town Branch June 30, 2015 Karachi: Ms Samina Naz, in-charge of the iEARN Club, and Ms Abida Wajahat from Beaconhouse Steel Town Campus attended SIE (Teaching the Digital Natives) Conference on May 23, 2015. Club members from Classes IV and V shared t...
HRCA 6th International Painting and Essay Writing Competition
Hina Farooq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-II June 30, 2015 Karachi: Maaz Kalimi of Nursery-B won a silver medal in the HRCA 6th International Painting and Essay Writing Competition the results of which were announced on June 16, 2015. We congratulate Maaz and all the other...
Little Champ
Farheen Khalid | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-IV June 22, 2015 Karachi: Our capable little beaconite Maneeha Adnan of Class II-B from Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Primary-IV won an iEARN award for scripting the best poem in the Global Art Exhibition 2015. The exhibition was organised by the Soci...
Celebrating Achievements
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Steel Town Campus June 22, 2015 Karachi: The Beaconhouse Steel Town Campus held the Annual Prize Distribution Ceremony for the session 2014-2015 on June 1, 2015 to acknowledge the students’ hard work and achievements. All position-holders and their parent...
Cherished Moments
Farheen Khalid | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-IV June 22, 2015 Karachi: The Annual Prize Distribution and Graduation Ceremony for Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Primary - IV was held at the Aga Khan Hospital and University Auditorium (AKUH) on June 2, 2015. The event commenced with the Qirat a...
Result Day
Sabeen Agha | Staff Correspondent TBT | Clifton Campus June 17, 2015 Karachi: Result Day for Classes IV and V was held on June 1, 2015. Parents came to collect their children’s result. It was a matter of great pride for students, parents and teachers to see the remarkable end-of-term result of...
Our Very Own Star
Fariha Amir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan Primary-III June 17, 2015 Karachi: Our singing star Sheikh Abdul Mohemin participated in the All Pakistan Naat Competition. He won the first round and has reached the quarter finals. Tabinda Lari and Siddique Ismail sahib were the judges. You ca...
Annual Prize Distribution Ceremony
Fariha Amir| Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan Primary-III June 17, 2015 Karachi: Graduating students donned their caps and gowns on June 3, 2015 to collect their scrolls. Proud and talented achievers collected their certificates and awards for academic success in the Prize Distribution Ceremony...
Efforts Endorsed
Saima Abedi | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimbad Cambridge Campus June 16, 2015 Karachi: North Nazimabad Cambridge organised its Annual Prize Distribution Ceremony for the academic years 2014-2015 on June 3, 2015 at AKU Auditorium. The ceremony began with the recitation of a few verses of ...
Annual Prize Distribution Ceremony
Musarat Fakhra Anjum | Staff Correspondent TBT | Defence Campus June 16, 2015 Karachi: The Annual Prize Distribution Ceremony was held in Beaconhouse Defence Campus, Karachi on June 2, 2015. The event commenced with the recitation of the Holy Quran. Welcome speech was given by Coordinator Primar...
Summer Fest Treat
Sadia Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Campus June 12, 2015 Karachi: NN KG, the pioneer of summer camps in BSS, organised a vibrant ‘Summer Fest’ consecutively for the fourth time for all new admissions from May 25 to 28, 2015. Each day, children observed the environment ...
GRADUATION CEREMONY
Sadia Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Campus June 12, 2015 Karachi: An exciting graduation ceremony was organised for the students of NNKG in Bahria auditorium on June 1, 2015. This was a great occasion for all the graduating Kindergarten and Class I students. The event was a...
SUPER MUM
Sadia Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Campus June 12, 2015 Karachi: Mothers of NNKG enthusiastically participated in the ‘Super Mum’ competitions organized on the occasion of ‘Mother’s Day 2015’. Altogether there were three competitions and the winners were awarded wi...
Proud Winner of ETS TOEFL Junior!
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Steel Town Campus June 12, 2015 Karachi: Beaconhouse Steel Town is proud to announce that one of our students, Sahil Wadhwani of Class VI, appeared in ETS TOEFL Junior through the NTS-ETS Scholarship Programme organized by National Testing Service – Pakis...
Bright Minds
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Steel Town Campus June 12, 2015 Karachi: The results for IKMC 2015 were announced on May 28, 2015. Two students from Steel Town Branch, Marrium Bilal of Class II and Daniyal Ahmed of Class VIII won bronze Medals, while five other students won a T-shirt each...
Rocking Party
Saima Abedi | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Cambridge Campus June 11, 2015 Karachi: On May 25, North Nazimabad Cambridge organized an end of the year party for Class IX students. Clad in flamboyant dresses, the pupils relished the scrumptious eatables offered at various stalls; cli...
Be the Solution to Run off Pollution!
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Steel Town Campus June 11, 2015 Karachi: Class I students of the Steel Town branch worked on the project "God gave us green. Let's keep it clean". During the project they went for a school survey before and after break time to observe the school canteen/play...
Behaviour Management
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Clifton KG III June 11, 2015 Karachi: Behaviour management is very important to gain better control in the classroom. To inform in detail about the latest behaviour management techniques, Beaconhouse Clifton KG III organised a workshop for the teachers....
Shaukat Khanum Poster Competition
Fouzia Abrar | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Campus June 11, 2015 Karachi: The students of Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Primary Branch I participated in the Anti-Tobacco Poster Competition arranged by Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital. The students prepared amazing posters to s...
Winners of IKLC
Zoya Ashraf Khan | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan Primary June 10, 2015 Karachi: The International Kangaroo Linguistic Contest, an international contest which aims to promote good communication skills, announced its results on May 19, 2015. Arqish Zulfiqar, Fizza Abid, Muhammad Ayyan Kamil, M...
Battle on Board
Saadia Jameel | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Cambridge Branch June 10, 2015 Karachi: Ms Saima Abedi of Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Cambridge Branch is among one of the top 10 winners of the Teach For Pakistan and Ilm Ideas, “Taleemi Jiddat Ki Talaash: A Competition for...
Sharing Good Practices
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Clifton KG-III June 9, 2015 Karachi: Sharing Good Practices’ session on self-grooming was held at Beaconhouse Clifton KG III on May 26, 2015. It was conducted by Ms Sahar Nazir. It was an interactive workshop in which teachers participated enthusiastic...
God Gave Us Green, Let’s Keep It Clean!
Zoya Ashraf Khan | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan Primary-IV June 9, 2015 Karachi: Class I students did a project, God gave us green, Let’s keep it clean, In the last week of this term. Students explored ways and ideas on how to save keep the environment clean. They made posters showing how...
Little Artists
Zoya Ashraf Khan | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan Primary-IV June 9, 2015 Karachi: The results of the Living Planet Art Contest which was held in the first term were announced on May 19, 2015. Seventeen students participated from our school of which Hassan Ahmed of Class I-B and Muneeb Saeed ...
Graduation Ceremony
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Clifton KG-III June 8, 2015 Karachi: Graduation is the day when students are ready to move ahead and get the opportunity to cherish their precious memories of the year past. Class II students at Beaconhouse Clifton KG III enjoyed their graduation day imm...
Dora the Explorer Puppet Show
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Clifton KG-III June 8, 2015 Karachi: Learning through play is fundamental to our children's education, helping them to develop the necessary skills in life. Puppets can stimulate children's imagination, encourage creative play and discovery and are a won...
Resources: The essence of Teaching and Learning
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Clifton KG-III June 8, 2015 Karachi: Resources are the essence of teaching and learning. To highlight the importance of useful resources and how to make them, Ms Theresa and Ms Zeb Fatima conducted a workshop for the teachers on May 20, 2015. They shared...
Powerful Arguments
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Steel Town Campus June 8, 2015 Karachi: To speak fluently, eloquently and convincingly in front of an audience is both an art and a skill that flourishes through training and guidance. Debate competitions are a regular feature of BSS Steel Town Branch. Kee...
Rock the Party
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Steel Town Campus June 8, 2015 Karachi: Pre-Nursery to Class III students of Steel Town Campus celebrated the end of the year party on May 19, 2015 by coming to the school in beautiful outfits. They looked just fabulous in their colourful clothes. The st...
Helping the Deprived
Tahura Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Primary VI June 8, 2015 Karachi: Students of NNP VI have extended their help to the deprived by donating different food items and books on May 22, 2015. Students contributed different things such as oil, pulses, rice, sugar and old books...
Our World
Hafsa Siddiqui | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG III June 8, 2015 Karachi: The Gulshan KG III students participated and contributed to the Culmination Day on the topic ‘Our World’. Students talked about their journey throughout the project and also sang the song ‘It’s a small world ...
Costume Party
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Clifton KG-III June 8, 2015 Karachi: Smartly dressed students walked the ramp at Beaconhouse Clifton KG III to celebrate the costume party held on May 22, 2015. Students walked the ramp with beautiful smiles and awesome styles of their own. All the child...
Annual Graduation Ceremon
Hina Farooq | Staff Correspondent TBT | KG II Gulshan June 8, 2015 Karachi: The annual graduation ceremony held on May 19, 2015 at Rangoonwalla Community Centre was a roaring success! We received high praise and appreciation for the aplomb shown by the students in the story presentations, thank...
The Mini Concert
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Steel Town Branch June 8, 2015 Karachi: The Annual Mini Concert 2015 was held for Classes Pre Nursery-III from May 11 to 18, 2015. The event boosted the students' confidence as they presented songs and role-plays. The young Beaconites looked elegant and g...
The Watermelon
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Clifton KG-III June 8, 2015 Karachi: Beaconhouse Clifton KG III students celebrated Watermelon Day May 19, 2015. Students wore red, green and pink dresses in accordance with the theme. Summer's beloved fruit, the watermelon can get pretty messy to eat. ...
Crazy Hat Day
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Clifton KG-III June 8, 2015 Karachi: Students celebrated Crazy Hat Day on May 20, 2015 with great enthusiasm. They came to school in coloured clothes and gathered outside for the Hat Parade. Each student was wearing a unique hat. They also described the...
Paint a Message
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Clifton KG-III June 8, 2015 Karachi: Classes II-A and II-B participated in a wonderful activity, Paint a Message on the We-Will-Miss-You Wall on May 20, 2015. Students painted goodbye messages and expressed love for their school, teachers and friends. I...
The Annual Concert
Saman Saleem | Staff Correspondent TBT | PECHS Primary III June 8, 2015 Karachi: Beaconhouse PECHS Primary III held its Annual Concert for Classes I to III on May 15, 2015. Students performed to English songs and enacted different plays. Parents were very excited to see their children perform l...
The Successful End to a Beautiful Year
Hina Faisal | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Clifton Campus June 5, 2015 Karachi: On May 13, 2015 Beaconhouse Clifton Campus held an end-of-year party for Classes I and II. It was a day fun and games. Students came to school wearing their favorite casual clothes. They decorated their clas...
Elocution Contest at Clifton Campus
Hina Faisal | TBT Correspondent | Clifton Campus June 5, 2015 Karachi: On May 11, 2015 Beaconhouse Clifton Campus organised an Elocution Contest for Classes I and II. Students participated with great enthusiasm. They spoke confidently, clearly and used appropriate expressions. Winners were award...
Young Explorers
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch Karachi June 5, 2015 Karachi: Science projects encourage students to think critically about scientific concepts, to learn about cause and effect relationships and to develop their understanding of the scientific method. A sc...
Mother’s Day Celebrations
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch June 5, 2015 Karachi: Mother’s Day is a special time to show your mother how much you love her. Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch celebrated Mother’s Day with the Early Years on May 11, 2015. We invited some mothers of Pre-Nurs...
Celebrating D.E.A.R: “Drop Everything And Read”
Hina Faisal | TBT Correspondent | Clifton Campus June 3, 2015 Karachi: Students of Clifton Campus celebrated D.E.A.R (Drop Everything and Read) on April 30, 2015. It is a program designed to remind everyone to make reading a priority in our daily lives. Reading time was observed for twenty minut...
Mingled Melodies
Hafsa Durrani | Staff Correspondent TBT | PECHS KG III June 3, 2015 Karachi: A musical concert ‘Mingled Melodies’ was held for the students of KG III PECHS on May 8, 2015 at Bahria Auditorium. The tiny tots of Pre-Nursery, Nursery, KG and Class I, were dressed in their beautiful costumes an...
Let's Cherish the Positive Memories
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Clifton KG-III June 3, 2015 Karachi: The end of the year party is a very important activity. The closure cements the experiences of the year and the positive memories have an effect on the children's attitude. It is a time to look back and reflect, as we...
Readers are Leaders
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Clifton KG-III June 2, 2015 Karachi: Kindergarten students participated in an English reading competition on May 12, 2015. They read with clarity and intonation. Such healthy competitions enhance children’s love for reading. ...
Spelling Bee
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Steel Town Branch June 2, 2015 Karachi: A Spelling Bee is a competition in which contestants are asked to spell a broad selection of words, usually with a varying degree of difficulty. The Inter-House Spelling Bee was held on April 24, 2015. The students o...
Inter-House Musical Competition
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Steel Town Branch June 2, 2015 Karachi: An inter-house musical competition, Song Fest 2015 was held on May 8, 2015. Classes IV and V participated. There were two types of performances, solo and group. The participants got the opportunity to sing in front o...
Mother’s Day Celebration
Farheen Khalid | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-IV June 2, 2015 Karachi: Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Primary-IV celebrated Mother’s Day on May 13, 2015. Classes I, II and III students made beautiful cards and flowers to present to their mothers. Interesting games were planned for mothers to tak...
Farewell to Class V
Farheen Khalid | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-IV June 2, 2015 Karachi: Class V is ready to move on to the Secondary level this year for which the school gave them an outstanding farewell party at the Dolmen Mall, North Nazimabad on May 9, 2015. We invited mothers and other siblings to come an...
Crazy Hat Day
Marium Mirza and Nadia Altamash | Staff Correspondents TBT | PECHS Primary II June 2, 2015 Karachi: May 11 started with craziness as Class II D, E and G students celebrated Crazy Hat Day. Mothers were invited to volunteer for this fun-filled activity. Students along with their mothers and teach...
MOM is a Reflection of WOW!
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Clifton KG-III June 2, 2015 Karachi: Mothers make us who we are and what we can become. Beaconhouse Clifton KG III celebrated Mother's Day on May 8 to honour and thank them for all they have done. The school and classrooms were decorated and...
Drama Festival
Anum Imtiaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | PECHS Middle Section June 1, 2015 Karachi: A drama festival, organised by the members of the Theatre Club, was held at the Middle School on April 28, 2015. Parents of the participants had also been invited. Two plays were performed in Urdu and two plays we...
Painting with Coffee
Sabeen Agha | Staff Correspondnent TBT | Beaconhouse Clifton Campus June 1, 2015 Karachi: Class V students painted with coffee on May 4, 2015. First, they saw a video in which an artist was using this technique. Then they created their own artwork suing the same technique. Well done and keep ...
Caring For the Living Beings
Sadia Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | NN KG June 1, 2015 Karachi: NN KG students learnt to take care of living beings in the environment by discussing their basic needs on May 7, 2015. They brought a variety of seeds from home to make some flat and 3D models of bird feeders. Later, the feeders...
Desert Day
Farheen Khalid | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-1V June 1, 2015 Karachi: Class III students came up with extremely spectacular ideas for Life in the Desert Day celebrated on May 7, 2015. They dressed up in amazing and decorative Arabic turbans and Rajasthani costumes representing the folklore of...
The World is in Your Hands
Ayesha Maniya | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PECHS Primary Campus May 29, 2015 Karachi: Class VI-K at Beaconhouse PECHS Primary Campus worked on a project on ways to save energy. On May 10, they designed models of different objects that work with solar energy as part of their project-b...
Welcome Aboard
Tahura Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Primary VI May 29, 2015 Karachi: An orientation was held for new parents and students at Beaconhouse NNP VI on May 8, 2015. Parents were invited to sit in classes and observe different lessons including English, mathematics, U...
Celebrating Mother's Day
Saman Saleem | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PECHS Primary III May 29, 2015 Karachi: Students of Class IV paid tribute to their wonderful mothers on May 8 to let them know how blessed and fortunate they are to have them in their lives. They acknowledged their contributions by their movin...
End-of-Term Party
Saman Saleem | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PECHS Primary III May 29, 2015 Karachi: An end-of-term party is a usual practice so that students can enjoy their last day of school with the teachers. The school looked very different on May 8, 2015, with all the students wearing colourful c...
Art Competition 2015
Ayesha Maniya | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PECHS Primary Campus May 29, 2015 Karachi: Students of PECHS Primary Campus participated in an art competition held on April 22, 2015 with the theme, Save the Frogs. The winners were awarded certificates and gifts on May 8, 2015. The judges...
Expressions of Hope
Saima Abedi | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Cambridge May 28, 2015 Karachi: To promote the message of equity, freedom, dignity and peace, the United Nations provided an opportunity to the youth worldwide to express their hopes for the world they want to live in, and the possible sol...
Spirit full Spring on Earth
Hafsa Siddiqui | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan KG-III May 28, 2015 Karachi: Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III invited parents to celebrate Spring Festival and Earth Day with their children on April 21, 2015. The branch was decorated with different types of recycled materials. Different art and craf...
Card-Making Competition
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Steel Town Branch May 28, 2015 Karachi: A birthday card-making competition was held on December 4, 2014 for Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Centre. Classes III to VIII participated. Twenty best birthday cards were chosen by the teachers...
Painting and Essay Writing
Saima Abedi | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Cambridge May 28, 2015 Karachi: HR Consultant Association held the 6th International Children’s Painting and Essay Writing Competition 2015 on April 30, 2015. Six students from North Nazimabad Cambridge took part in the contest by wri...
Creative Challenge
Saima Abedi | Staff Correspondent TBT | North Nazimabad Cambridge May 28, 2015 Karachi: The British Council initiated a competition, Hum Se Hai Pakistan, in March 2015. Two teams from Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Cambridge tok part in the contest and made a video on the topic, “If I were PM f...
Inter-House Musical Competition
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch May 26, 2015 Karachi: An inter-house musical competition, Song Fest 2015, was held on April 27, 2015 for Classes I and II at Steel Town Branch. There were solo and group performances. Students of Classes I and II were the audie...
Poetry Recitation
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch May 26, 2015 Karachi: April is a time to acknowledge poets and authors. National Poetry Month takes place each April and teachers and librarians focus on poetry units and encourage students to write their own poems. Steel Town...
Bright Smiles
Sumaira Zafar Mirza | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-V May 26, 2015 Karachi: Dentist Dr Bushra visited the campus on April 28 to speak about dental hygiene. This session was intended for Class II in conjunction with their English lesson Open Wide. Dr. Bushra made a presentation and sh...
Inter-House Urdu Debates
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch May 26, 2015 Karachi: Debates are a regular feature at Steel Town Branch. An inter-house Urdu debate was held on April 30, 2015 for Classes IV and V. The competition were organised by Mrs Rubina and Mrs Neelam. Students spoke ...
Electrical Models and Safety
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch May 26, 2015 Karachi: Class III is working on science models/ projects based on the topic electrical circuits. Mr Syed Sohail , a steel mill engineer and father of Syed Muhammad Waseem of Class III, was invited on April 24, 20...
Urdu Elocution Contest
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Clifton KG-III May 21, 2015 Karachi: Elocution contest helps students to speak clearly, loudly and with expression. Kindergarten students at Beaconhouse Clifton KG-III participated in the Urdu Elocution Contest on April 29, 2015. Participants and winner...
Fun Learning
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Clifton KG-III May 21, 2015 Karachi: Pre-Nursery students at Beaconhouse Clifton KG-III reused empty play dough jars to make ‘teach cup pencil holders’ on April 28, 2015. The students painted and joined the paper saucer to the cup. Then they decorat...
My Favourite Toy
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Clifton KG-III May 21, 2015 Karachi: Kindergarten-B students did relative writing on their favourite toy on April 28, 2015. They brought their favourite toys from home and shared them with their friends. It was a great learning experience for the studen...
Invent It 2015
Ayesha Maniya | staff correspondent TBT | PECHS Primary May 21, 2015 Karachi: Seven PECHS Primary Campus students participated in an online project, Invent It, on April 28, 2015. This project is organised every year by the Epals Global Community. PECHS Primary students were the only students...
Talent Show
Ayesha Maniya | Staff Correspondent TBT | PECHS Primary May 21, 2015 Karachi: Beaconhouse Primary PECHS Campus held Talent Show 2015 for Class VI students on April 29, 2015. Parents were also invited. The show began with a welcome note, followed by recitation from the holy Quran and the national ...
Eco Entertainment
Fizza Fatima and Maheerah Qadeer | Student Correspondents | Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Cambridge Branch May 21, 2015 Karachi: The WWF Eco Adventure Programme was held at North Nazimabad Cambridge Branch from April 14 to 29, 2015. It aimed to build students’ skills including teamwork to self-r...
Urdu Quiz
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Clifton KG-III May 21, 2015 Karachi: Class I-A and I-B at Beaconhouse Clifton KG III participated in an Urdu quiz on April 30. Their groups were Tiger, Panther, Leopard and Jaguar. Several questions were asked of each group. Winners were pres...
Spring Carnival 2015
Beenish Hasan | Staff Correspondent TBT | BSS NAL May 21, 2015 Karachi: The Spring Gala held at BSS NAL on April 28, 2015 was nothing short of spectacular. There were colorful decorations, eatables, music and conversations. A two-hour show was put up mainly by the O Level juniors. An award cere...
Display for Parents
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Clifton KG-III May 21, 2015 Karachi: Earth Week at Beaconhouse Clifton KG III was great fun with lots of recycling activities. To display the students’ artwork, the school put up a display for parents on April 29, 2015. Students had made things from u...
Clay Hearts
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Clifton KG-III May 21, 2015 Karachi: Pre-Nursery students at Beaconhouse Clifton KG-III made clay hearts April 28, 2015 to show their love for ‘Mother Earth’. They used cutters to make clay hearts and painted them in blue and green depicting water a...
Splish Splash
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Clifton KG-III May 19, 2015 Karachi: Water play, both indoors and outdoors, is a unique activity for children because it is always available, open-ended, and provides opportunities for extended learning. Nursery A and B enjoyed water play by ...
International Poetry Day
Farheen Khalid | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Primary IV May 19, 2015 Karachi: Poetry in Urdu and English was celebrated at Beaconhouse NNP-IV in the second week of April. Students from Classes IV and V took part. They wrote their own poems on the assigned topics and rec...
Earth Day Clay Art
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Clifton KG-III May 19, 2015 Karachi: Students of Class II did clay art on Earth Day. They incorporated their Earth Day messages such as save marine animals, grow more trees and unite to save the Earth. Nursery A performed in the morning assem...