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Online Photography Competition
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: Beaconhouse NNP-II held an online photography competition from October 27 to 31, 2017 in which the students were given instructions to take photographs of hidden objects which resemble alphabets or shapes. Our students took pictu...
Universal Children’s Day
Hina Rafiq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PECHS KG I Karachi: Universal Children’s Day was celebrated on November 20, 2017 with great zeal at PECHS KG I. Students came on stage and spoke about what makes them special. They also talked about the basic rights of children and also about he...
Parents Walk Through
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: A parent walk-through session was organised at Beaconhouse NNP-II on November 8, 2017. Parents were invited to take a round of the classes. One of the sections of Class IV was learning fractions through a game in their Mathemat...
Beaconhouse National College Fair 2017
Maria Ameer | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Latifabad Secondary Hyderabad: Students of Beaconhouse Latifabad Secondary Campus attended the Beaconhouse National College Fair held at Marriot Hotel, Karachi on October 26, 2017. The students interacted with the representatives of internation...
A Warm Greeting
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: Our very talented student, Janis Mehdi of Class VI, expressed her love and respect for her school Beaconhouse NNP-II by making a marvelous card on its 42nd birthday. ...
Earth and Space
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: Our extremely talented students from Class V prepared a presentation on the science topic ‘Earth and Space’ on November 11, 2017. Students were provided with informative text by their teachers for reference and were asked res...
Singfest 2017
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: Singfest is an inter-school competition that gives our emerging stars an opportunity to exhibit their talents. This year, on November 11, 2017, our very talented students Rahim Shah and Shahzain Shahrukh from Class III, Auj Alamd...
Trailblazer Ceremony
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: School Group Office-IV (SGO-IV) organised the Trailblazer Ceremony on October 31, 2017 to recognise the enthusiasm of students who participated in curricular and co-curricular activities throughout the academic year of 2016-17. L...
Phonics Workshops
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch Karachi: Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch arranged phonics workshops for parents at all levels in the Early Years Section. Parents were invited for small sessions during the month of November, 2017 where they were familiarised with t...
Learning through Project-Making
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: The students of Class V were given an exciting opportunity on November 11, 2017 to prepare a project titled ‘Mosum’, on the four seasons, which was integrated with their Urdu reader ‘Sardi’. Students worked in groups to i...
A Tribute to Allama Iqbal
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch Karachi: Iqbal Day was celebrated at the Beaconhouse Steel Town Campus on November 9, 2017. The day started with a wonderful and interactive assembly in which Students from Classes I to V performed a tableau on Allama Iqbal’s fa...
Inter-Branch Singfest Competition
Aneela Majid | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-VI Karachi: Our young students from Beaconhouse NNP-VI mesmerised the judges and the audience through their musical talent during the Inter-Branch Singfest Competition held at Beaconhouse NNP-III on November 8, 2017. They were able to secure ...
Singing Competition 2017
Komal Waseem | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan Primary-VI Karachi: A singing competition was organised by Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary-VI for all levels on November 2, 2017. Top three scorers from each section participated and sung songs in their melodious voices. They were judged by Mr Nausherwa...
Still Life
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-III Karachi: The Art teachers planned a fun activity for students on November 8, 2017. An artist, Mr Obaid was invited to school to share useful tips on sketching, drawing and colouring with the students. A new topic was introduced to Class...
Digital Photography Competition
Mehreen Kamran | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NN Middle Content Karachi: A digital photography competition was conducted for Classes VI, VII and VIII on November 3, 2017. Students went around the school and captured beautiful pictures related to the theme. The best photographs from each se...
42nd Birthday Celebrations
Komal Waseem | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan Primary VI Karachi: Beaconhouse School System turned 42 on November 4, 2017. Gulshan Primary-VI celebrated this proud moment in which students were encouraged to make a promise to their school and share their thoughts on why they are proud to be Bea...
Beaconhouse Turns 42!
Ayesha Daniyal | Staff Correspondent TBT | PECHS Primary-III Karachi: Beaconhouse PECHS Primary-III branch celebrated Beaconhouse’ 42nd birthday on November 6, 2017. The school was decorated with balloons and buntings. The event started with the recitation from the Holy Quran followed by a puppe...
Debate Competition
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: Our very talented students of Classes IV and V were given an exciting opportunity to come forward and take part in a debate competition on November 6, 2017. The topics ‘All fast food, soft drinks and coffee should be banned’...
Hard Work and Dedication Pays Off
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: Beaconhouse NNP-II Security Guard Mr Mohammad has been a part of our school for 22 years. His contributions to this school are remarkable. To appreciate Mr Mohammad’s hard work and dedication, a thank you card was presented to ...
42nd Birthday of Beaconhouse
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: Beaconhouse NNP-II celebrated the 42nd birthday of Beaconhouse with much fervour and enthusiasm. The students made cards to show their love and respect and birthday songs were sung enthusiastically. Students of all levels shared ...
Assembly Presentation on Healthy Living
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: Our students at Beaconhouse NNP-II explored facts about a healthy lifestyle and came up with a wonderful presentation in the morning assembly on November 3, 2017 on the topic of healthy living. Their assembly presentation was int...
International Library Week
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch Karachi: International Library Week was celebrated in the LLRC at the Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch from October 23 till 27, 2017 with much enthusiasm. All students from Pre-Nursery to Class V participated in different activities....
Making Decisions for the Future
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch Karachi: Students from Classes I- V wrote letters to their future selves about actions they would take over the next one year to improve their dignity and that of others from October 18 to 23, 2017. They acknowledged some of the i...
International Children’s Film Festival
Komal Waseem | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary-VI Karachi: Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary-VI arranged an excursion trip for the students of Class V on October 31, 2017, to enjoy the International Children's Film Festival at Cinepax, Ocean Mall in Karachi, organised by The Little...
Story Telling Session
Samina Mohammad Ali | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary-III Karachi: A story telling activity was organised for Classes I-A and I-B on November 3, 2017, with Mr Mubarak Kamlani, a professional drama and script writer who has trained from NAPA (National Academy of Performing Arts...
Teddy Bear Project in Collaboration with Taiwan
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: An international teddy bear project was conducted at Beaconhouse NNP-II on October 31, 2017, which aimed to foster the tolerance and acknowledgement of diversity by exchanging cards as a token of love. The central objective of th...
Our Young Astronauts
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: An interactive activity was planned by the teachers of Class III in which children were asked to make a project on the solar system. This was integrated with their science project titled ‘Solar System’. The students watched v...
A Super Surprise
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: A surprise treat was given to the students of Beaconhouse NNP-II when pride of Pakistani cricket, Pakistan International Cricket Team Captain Sarfaraz Ahmed visited the branch on October 31, 2017. The school’s atmosphere was ch...
International Girl’s Day Celebrations
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: Beaconhouse NNP-II celebrated International Girl’s Day to emphasise female empowerment as they continue to mark success in every walk of life. Our students paid tribute to their sisters, mothers, female friends, female cousins ...
Calligraphy by Sadequain
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: Art encourages us to express ourselves through colours; it enables us to be creative and innovative. Our artistic Class VI students at Beaconhouse NNP-II created art work on ‘Calligraphy by Sadequain’ from October 25 to 30, 2...
Science Activity
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: Learning through project-making helps students clarify concepts very well. Students of Class VI depicted their learning of solids, liquids and gases from October 25 to 20, 2017 through a project in which they worked in groups and...
Word Cloud Contest
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: The students of Class V at Beaconhouse NNP-II were given an exciting opportunity on October 18, 2017 to play and participate in an exhilarating game called the Word Cloud Contest. In this contest students were asked to select new...
Urdu Activity: “Sabzion K Fawayed”
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: Urdu is our national language and Urdu-based activities help children to enhance their reading and writing skills. Keeping this in mind, the students of Class III prepared colourful charts to portray the importance of consuming f...
Changing Seasons
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: An interactive Urdu activity regarding seasons was done by the students of Class IV from October 25 to 31, 2017, at Beaconhouse NNP-II. The activity beautifully depicted the four seasons of the year as our talented students worke...
Exploring the Solar System
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: The very talented students of Class III came up with a brilliant idea of sharing interesting facts about our galaxy and solar system in a morning assembly on October 25, 2017. This was amazingly integrated into their science topi...
Library Week
Nusrat Jokhio | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch Karachi: Students of Middle and Secondary School celebrated Library Week enthusiastically on October 27, 2017 in their school library. Students performed on a song to highlight the importance of book reading and they urged ever...
Culmination Day of Library Month
Komal Waseem | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary-VI Karachi: Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary-VI culminated their Library Month on Friday, October 27, 2017, where students and teachers represented their favourite characters by dressing up as them. Certificates for the activities whic...
Student Council Campaign
Ayesha Daniyal | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse P.E.C.H.S Primary-III Karachi: The Beaconhouse PECHS Primary-III Student Council is actively promoting good conduct and a positive environment amongst the students by showing good behaviour through their own actions and words. They are serving...
Story Telling Session
Komal Waseem | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary-VI Karachi: Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary-VI organised an interactive story telling session for Classes I to III on October 25, 2017. The session was graced with the presence of Mrs Nadia Minhas and Mr Abdul Sami, mother and grandfa...
Urdu Debate Competition
Aneela Majid | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-VI Karachi: An Urdu debate competition was held between the students of Beaconhouse NNP-VI and CPLC School on October 26, 2017 in which competitors gave each other a tough fight and amazed every one present with their oratory skills. From Bea...
Students Incentive Programme
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: Appreciation and positive reinforcement are key to increasing the quality of work. It is a tool to improve performance. Beaconhouse believes in encouraging its students in studies and co- and extracurricular activities. Beacon...
Out in the Space
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: The very talented students of Class III shared interesting facts about our galaxy and the solar system with fellow students on October 19, 2017. Our junior Beaconites presented a brilliant morning assembly in which they shared ex...
Trip to The Planetarium
Ayesha Daniyal | Staff Correspondent TBT | PECHS Primary III Karachi: Students of Classes I and II visited the Planetarium on October 28, 2017. The students enjoyed learning about space including our universe, the solar system, the planets and rotation of the earth and the Sun. ...
Visit to Anjuman Hayat-ul-Islam Orphanage
Ramla Shams | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse P.E.C.H.S Primary-III Karachi: Students of the social club at Beaconhouse Primary-III P.E.C.H.S visited the Anjuman Hayat-ul-Islam Orphanage on October 20, 2017, along with Ms Ramla Shams, Ms Sarwat Abbasi and Mr Waqas Hussain, as part of their pr...
Visit to Goethe Institute
Aneela Majid | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-VI Karachi: Students of Class V from Beaconhouse NNP-VI visited Goethe Institute on October 23, 2017, to watch a German movie. Films act as a motivator to make the language learning process more entertaining and enjoyable. The Class V students...
First Parent-Teacher Meeting
Komal Waseem | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary-VI Karachi: Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary-VI organised its first parent-teacher meeting on Saturday, October 21, 2017. Anti-bullying helpers, house captains and council members were given different duties, such as ushers, front des...
Peace Walk!
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch Karachi: A walk was organised by Class III students at Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch on October 18, 2017 to advocate and strengthen the idea that ‘Every human being has a right to lead a dignified life’. The students partici...
Morning Assembly Presentation
Fouzia Abrar | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-I Karachi: Class II did a special morning assembly presentation on October 20, 2017. They talked about vertebrates, invertebrates and different professions. Parents were also invited to witness their children’s effort which was very encouraging for the...
Learning about Microorganisms
Fouzia Abrar | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-I Karachi: Students of Class VI on October 20, 2017 did an experiment and observed how microorganisms are useful in food production by making cheese bread. They learnt that the biological process in bread making is called fermentation, initiated and sust...
Inter-House English Elocution Competition 2017
Komal Waseem | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary VI Karachi: Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary VI held Inter-House English Elocution Competition for Classes I to V on October 9, 2017. Earlier students had to compete in the Intra-Class Round and the Tie-Breaker Round to qualify for t...
Inter-Branch Elocution Competition
Aneela Majid | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-VI Karachi: LLRC arranged an inter-branch elocution contest at NNP-VI on October 19, 2017. Students from NNP-VI and NNP-I competed against each other via Skype. ELD Coordinator Ms Safia Sadiq judged the competition. Winners and participants were awarded...
Global Dignity Day
Aneela Majid | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-VI Karachi: Global Dignity Day is celebrated around the world to make everyone realise that we all have rights and deserve respect. A spirited celebration of Dignity Day was held at Beaconhouse NNP-VI on October 18, 2017. Students of each lev...
HRCA Creative Writing Contest
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: Creative writing encourages children to open the doors of his imagination and to think out of the box. Our students Mirsab Qadri of Class II-A won a bronze medal and Mohammad Rohan of Class II-C won a gold medal in the Creativ...
Holiday Card Exchange Activity
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: Activity-based learning is a vital approach to encourage children to gain confidence. i-Earn is an on ongoing project in which Beaconhouse NNP-II has been participating for the past 10 years. This year, we participated in a “...
Exploring Nature
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Steel Town Branch Karachi: Class V Students of Steel Town Campus visited the garden of their school in connection with their English theme, Exploration. They explored the flora and fauna very keenly. Magnifying glasses and gloves were provided to give them a...
Let’s Make Sandwiches!
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Steel Town Branch Karachi: When children engage in firsthand experiences, they learn more effectively. They learn best by doing. By writing a procedure and using time and sequence vocabulary, Class I students were engaged in a sandwich-making activity in the...
Tips Regarding Healthy Habits
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: Focusing on healthy eating habits, the young students of Class II from Beaconhouse NNP-II presented a morning assembly on September 27, 2017 on good eating habits. They informed their fellow students about the importance of eatin...
Taking Care of Pets
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch Karachi: Well-known veterinarian Dr Akaash visited the Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch on September 26, 2017 to conduct a session with Classes I and III, based on their science topic ‘Taking Care of Pets’. During the interactive...
Sleepover Party
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: Beaconhouse NNP-II provided an exciting opportunity to the young students of Class I to enjoy a sleepover party with their friends on September 29, 2017. Our little champions enjoyed watching their favourite movies and listened t...
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 October 6, 2017. Grandparents were invited to the campus to spend some precious time with their grandchildren. Special activities were arrang...
Dawn Spelling Bee
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: Spelling bee competitions encourage students to understand a connection between sounds and letters, which helps them in reading and writing. The 13th Dawn Spelling Bee was held at the Arts Council auditorium in Karachi on October...
Awareness of the Three ‘R’s
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: Reduce, reuse and recycle are the keys features that will help save our environment and can only be attained by significant contribution by each one of us. Students from Class II at Beaconhouse NNP-II did an excellent job as they ...
Assessment Preparation Tips
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: At Beaconhouse NNP-II, the very talented students of Classes VI-E and VI-F presented some great tips for preparation of assessments in a morning assembly on September 22, 2017. They highlighted key points regarding fear and stress...
Presentation on Famous Pakistani Personalities
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: The very talented students of Class VI-G presented the attributes of some famous personalities of Pakistan in the morning assembly on October 6, 2017. The students discussed the sacrifices and contributions that our fellow count...
Arts and Crafts Society
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: Students love taking part in arts and crafts activities as they are not only fun but also help in the development of their psychomotor co-ordination. The arts and crafts society at Beaconhouse NNP-II is a creative society in which...
Global Hand Washing Day
Soha Nasir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNKG-I Karachi: To increase awareness about hygiene and the importance of hand washing, students at Beaconhouse NNKG-I celebrated Global Hand Washing day on October 16, 2017. They discussed the importance of handwashing and performed activities re...
We Are Active Learners
Fouzia Abrar | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-I Karachi: Mathletics is the flagship product from 3P Learning. It is an online subscription based portal which is designed by educators and educational technologists. Students from Class V got a chance to explore Mathletics games for two we...
All About Bones
Fouzia Abrar | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-I Karachi: Learning the scientific names of bones was never as easy and fun as it was for students of Beaconhouse NNP-I on Monday, October 16, 2017. Students from Class IV were very enthusiastic during their science lesson about bones in the...
Dawn Spelling Bee Competition
Aneela Majid | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-VI Karachi: Our young students from Beaconhouse NNP-VI made us proud by reaching the final round of the Dawn Spelling Bee Competition, which took place on October 11, 2017. The finalists include Naufil Habib Khan of Class V-B, Hatim Adam Ali o...
Club Activities
Aneela Majid | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-VI Karachi: Various club activities were organised on a weekly basis in this academic session at Beaconhouse NNP-VI in order to give an opportunity to the students to display their talents in different spheres of learning. Club activities supp...
Anti-Bullying Morning Assembly
Ayesha Daniyal | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse P.E.C.H.S Primary-III Karachi: Beaconhouse PECHS Primary-III conducted a morning assembly with a focus on anti-bullying on October 4, 2017. Students of Classes II, III and V presented different skits and songs which evoked the idea of a bully-...
Collaborative Learning
Aneela Majid | Staff correspondent TBT | NNP-VI Karachi: Professional development is an essential and integral part of the teaching profession. It is important for teachers to have ongoing and regular opportunities to learn from each other. For the same purpose, a circle time was arranged for the t...
Oath-Taking Ceremony
Rimna Riaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary IV Karachi: Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary IV held the oath-taking ceremony of the newly-elected student council on October 4, 2017. The members promised to be vigilant towards their responsibilities and to work towards maintaining di...
Parent-Teacher Meeting
Aneela Majid | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-VI Karachi: First parent-teacher meeting for the session 2017-18 was held on October 7, 2017. Parents and teachers discussed students’ progress at school and talked about solutions to their academic or behavioural problems. ...
Magnifi-Science Exhibition 2017
Rimna Riaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary IV Karachi: Class V students visited The Dawood Foundation Magnifi-Science Exhibition 2017 on October 6, 2017. The students learnt how to measure blood pressure, the structure and working of human eye and ear, making different mus...
Teachers’ Day Celebrations
Aneela Majid | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-VI Karachi: Students at NNP-VI paid tributes to their teachers on the occasion of Teachers’ Day on October 6, 2017. They wrote messages of gratitude for their teachers on a specially-created board. In a special assembly, they handed over beautiful han...
Shape Hunt!
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch Karachi: Pre-Nursery students had fun finding shapes in their environment and putting them in appropriate shape props. They also enjoyed painting shapes cut out of paper. ...
Happy Healthy Teeth!
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch Karachi: It is very important to establish a proper oral hygiene routine in small children to ensure the development of strong and healthy teeth. Pre-Nursery students celebrated Dental Care Day on September 22, 2017. Three mothe...
Drop Everything and Read (D.E.A.R)
Ayesha Daniyal | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse P.E.C.H.S Primary-III Karachi: The Learning Centre at Beaconhouse PECHS Primary-III has taken an initiative to promote reading amongst the students and staff. Every Thursday, a ‘Drop Everything and Read’ or D.E.A.R. session is observed for 1...
Trip to Napa
Komal Waseem | Staff Correspondent TBT | Gulshan Primary VI Karachi: Students of Class IV were taken to the Napa Auditorium September 22, 2017 where they watched one of their favourite plays, Sindbad. It was a very interesting experience for the students as they learnt how to confidently perform ...
Soles for Souls!
Mehreen Kamran | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Middle Karachi: The campus organised a charity campaign titled ‘Soles for Souls’ once again, on September 26, 2017. New shoes were collected for the needy and a generous contribution was raised by the students towards ‘So...
Morning Assembly
Mehreen Kamran | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Middle Karachi: A special morning assembly was prepared on September 24, 2017, to pay tribute to Dr Ruth Pfau for dedicating 50 years of her life in trying to combat leprosy in Pakistan. Students from Class VIII highlighted her ...
Community Service
Mehreen Kamran | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Middle Karachi: Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Middle Campus has been playing an important role in developing the spirit of community service. The campus has been providing a dustbin to a small hotel near the school to create awar...
Assessment Preparation Tips
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: Every person is born with a particular potential which is unique to him. There are students who study hard but don’t get the desired percentage. How to prepare for the exams is a big question. The very talented students of Cl...
HRCA Creative Writing and Art Contest
Komal Waseem | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary VI Karachi: Students from different levels of Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary VI participated in the HRCA Creative Writing and Art Contest. Three of our students won medals in the creative writing contest. Khizer Siddiqui of Class IV-...
Importance of a Dictionary in a Student’s Life
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: At Beaconhouse NNP-II, Class VI teacher Ms Shumaila organised a class lesson in which new sight words were introduced to the students, along with their right pronunciation on September 26, 2017. Students were encouraged to find th...
Story Writing Competition
Aneela Majid | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-VI Karachi: The LLRC at Beaconhouse NNP-VI remains busy in arranging different activities for students. A story writing competition was held for the students of Class VII on September 26, 2017. Students wrote their stories using tablets, from...
Show-and-Tell Activity
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Primary II Karachi: The young students of Class I from Beaconhouse NNP-II enjoyed a show-and-tell activity on September 21, 2017, in which they brought their favourite toys to show. They each described their most precious toys in...
Parent-Teacher Meeting
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: Parent-teacher coordination plays a fundamental role in a student’s academic progress. Beaconhouse NNP-II held its first PTM on September 16, 2017 in which all the parents were given an opportunity to discuss their child’s st...
Assembly Presentation
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: The very talented students of Classes II-A and II-B from Beaconhouse NNP-II prepared their morning assembly presentation on animals on September 15, 2017. In their presentation, our little champs talked about the five main groups...
International Dot Day
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: Beaconhouse NNP-II celebrated International Dot Day on September 15, 2017. Students were given a dot as a beginning, and were told to expand on the dot however they wanted to, using their imagination. They were asked to see where...
Favourite Character Costume Week
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: Beaconhouse NNP-II strongly believes in learning through practical activities and so a “Favourite Character Costume Week” was celebrated at the campus. During the week, students were given an opportunity to dress up as their f...
Morning Assembly on Safety
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: The young students of Class I at Beaconhouse NNP-II were given an opportunity on September 13, 2017, through a special morning assembly where they got to talk about taking care of themselves in different situations. They told th...
Assembly Presentation
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: The students of Class VI presented in a morning assembly on September 8, 2017, in which they shared their ideas regarding the topic “Keep Trying”. As the topic indicates, the students shared their ideas about never giving up...
Roald Dhal Day
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Steel Town Branch Karachi: Roald Dhal Day was celebrated at Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch on September 13, 2017. Students participated in reviewing all the remarkable characters Roald Dhal has given us such as Matilda, BFG, Willy Wonka, Charlie etc. Students ...
Red Day
Sonia Iqbal | Staff Correspondent TBT | DEY Karachi: Our students were introduced to the colour red on September 22, 2017. The toddlers came to school dressed in red clothes and enjoyed different activities such as making red jelly and watermelon headbands. ...
Learning Sounds is Fun!
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Steel Town Branch Karachi: Identification of sounds is very important for beginners as it becomes easier for children to identify the letter with its sound. Pre-Nursery students at Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch learned the letter ‘t’ by doing various act...
Literacy Month
Aneela Majid | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-VI Karachi: Literacy Month activities continued in full swing from September 18 to 22, 2017. Parents were invited by the Learning Center for a reading session with their children. Four young tutors from Class VI-C, working under the guidance of their li...
Let’s Make Our Own Doll!
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Steel Town Branch Karachi: Nursery students participated in an activity regarding ‘family dolls and family portrait’ on September 15, 2017. Mothers were invited to share their personal experiences with the students. They worked with students to make the...
Promoting Leadership
Fouzia Abrar | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-I Karachi: The newly elected student council of Beaconhouse NNP-I received their sashes and took an oath to perform their duties with responsibility on September 25, 2017. Students are given many opportunities in a school to groom themselves a...
Oath-taking Ceremony
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: An oath-taking ceremony was held in a special morning assembly at Beaconhouse NNP-II on September 22, 2017, in which our newly elected student council members took their oaths. They made promises to be committed, vigilant and devo...
International Vulture Day
Sidra Khatri | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Discovery Centre Karachi: Students of Classes III and IV visited the Karachi Zoological Garden on September 20, 2017. They were accompanied by their parents and teachers. The purpose of the visit was to create awareness about the International Vul...
HRCA Award Ceremony
Aisha Baig | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-III Karachi: Students of Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Primary-III participated in the Art and Creative Writing Competition organised by HRCA on September 21, 2017. The topic was, “The Voices of Earth”. NNP-III student Hassanullah Khan (Class...
Breakfast with Grandparents
Sameera Ikram | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Jauhar KG-II Karachi: A grand time with grandparents was has as students of Pre-Nursery A and B of Beaconhouse Jauhar KG-II invited their grandparents for breakfast on September 18, 2017. The event revolved around the importance of breakfast fo...
Sandwich-making Activity
Sameera Ikram | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Jauhar KG-II Karachi: To signify the sound of the letter ‘s’ and its related vocabulary such as spread, sandwich, spoon etc. a sandwich-making activity was held for Pre-Nursery’s students on September 14, 2017. The students performed the ro...
Welcome Aboard
Aneela Majid | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-VI Karachi: An orientation session was arranged for the parents of new students on September 16, 2017. A large number of parents attended the event, which consisted of panel discussions both in English and Urdu by students, a German song performance by t...
Defense Day Celebrations
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: September 6, 1965 was a remarkable day in the history of Pakistan, when the Pakistani military and the people of Pakistan stood united in front of an Indian attack. Our brave men laid down their lives for the sake of our countr...
Defence Day
Soha Nasir | Staff Correspondent TBT | NN-KGI Karachi: To commemorate the martyrdom of our brave soldiers, Beaconhouse NN-KG1 celebrated Defence Day on September 13, 2017. Students of Nursery, Kindergarten and Class I paid homage to the soldiers who sacrificed their lives in the 1965 war. They per...
A Visit to NAPA
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: NNP-II arranged a field trip for its Class V students to National Academy of Performing Arts (NAPA) on September 14, 2017. The students were very excited for the trip. They enjoyed live performances of the artists acting in the...
Hands-on Activity
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: Project based learning is an excellent method to encourage children to explore real world challenges. The students of Beaconhouse NNP-II were given an opportunity to enhance their learning as the teachers of Class III exhibited a...
Annual Graduation Ceremony
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch Karachi: The graduation ceremony for the outgoing Matric class of 2016-2017 was held on August 30, 2017. The ceremony was attended by the parents of the graduating students, who were excited to share the happiness and success of a...
Energy Conservation
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: K-Electric arranged an awareness programme on September 13 and 14, 2017 at Beaconhouse NNP-II, in which a video was shown to the students, teaching them how to save energy and how to utilise existing resources in a smart manner. T...
Defence Day Celebrations
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch Karachi: Defence Day was celebrated at the Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch on September 6 and 7, 2017 in memory of Pakistan’s Air Force and Army martyrs who sacrificed their lives for the defence of the country. Students paid a t...
Defence Day Celebrations
Talha Altaf | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan Middle-II Karachi: Beaconhouse Gulshan Middle-II celebrated Defence Day on September 11, 2017, in memory of the great martyrs who sacrificed their lives in the 1965 war. Students were overwhelmed by the presence of Major Akram and Captain...
Literacy Day Celebrations
Aneela Majid | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-VI Karachi: The Learning Centre at NNP-VI celebrated International Literacy Day on September 8, 2017. In a special morning assembly, students shed light on the importance of being literate through speeches, role plays and tableaus. A few students took t...
Student Council’s Oath-taking Ceremony
Aneela Majid | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-VI Karachi: At Beaconhouse NNP-VI, the newly elected student council took their oaths in a graceful ceremony conducted on September 7, 2017. Headmistress Ms Uzma Tanveer handed sashes to the members who were elected by their fellows through a...
Defence Day Celebrations
Aisha Baig | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-III Karachi: Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Primary-III celebrated Defence Day with zeal and enthusiasm on September 6, 2017. Students participated actively in various activities and paid tribute to the brave soldiers who defended our homeland. Pe...
Defence Day
Aneela Majid | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-VI Karachi: To remind students of the importance of Defence Day and to pay homage to martyrs of the 1965 Pakistan-India war, Defence Day was celebrated on September 6, 2017 with fervour and solemnity at Beaconhouse NNP-VI. Students of Class V...
Bed Time Story Session
Karachi: In connection to a library activity, a bed time story session was conducted for the students of Class I on Tuesday, August 29, 2017. The young students looked adorable in their night dresses. The benefits of stories were discussed with them while they munched on biscuits and drank milk....
Orientation Session for New Parents
Komal Waseem | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary-VI Karachi: Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary-VI arranged an orientation session for the new parents on August 23, 2017, to give them awareness about school policies, academics and the use of technology. Different sessions were conducte...
A Doctor’s Visit to Campus
Aneela Majid | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-VI Karachi: At Beaconhouse NNP-VI, a session was arranged for the students of Class V on September 3, 2017, where a doctor, who was parent of one of the students, came and gave a talk to the students. They were completely engrossed and engaged...
Curriculum Orientation
Aisha Baig | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-III Karachi: Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Primary-III held a Curriculum Orientation session for parents on August 19, 2017. The purpose was to familiarise parents of the newly-admitted students with the academic practices and policies of Beaconhouse. School...
Independence Day Celebrations
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: Independence Day was celebrated it Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Primary-II on August 11, 2017, with great enthusiasm and patriotic fervour, followed by a get together party. A special assembly was arranged to mark the day. The ass...
Marked 70!
Mehreen Kamran | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Middle Karachi: Independence Day was celebrated at Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Middle with full patriotic spirit on August 15, 2017. The day started with a flag hoisting ceremony. Students sang patriotic songs and paid a melodiou...
Independence Day Celebrations
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Steel Town Campus Karachi: Students of the Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch celebrated Pakistan's 70th Independence Day with a spirited show of patriotism and fervour on August 11, 2017, to express their love and respect for Pakistan. A special assembl...
Curriculum Orientation
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Primary-II organised a curriculum orientation on August 10, 2017. Invitations were sent to parents of newly admitted and relocated students. Various activities were arranged for the parents, such as a ...
Independence Day
Soha Nasir| Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNKG-I Karachi: Pakistan’s Independence Day, August 14, is celebrated by everyone in the country, irrespective of their caste or creed, with measureless enthusiasm and passion. On Friday, August 11, 2017, students of Beaconhouse NNKG-I celebrated...
Orientation Session for Classes VI and VII
Talha Altaf | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan Middle II Karachi: Beaconhouse Gulshan Middle II held an orientation session on August 10, 2017 for the parents of newly-admitted students of Classes VI and VII. The session aimed at introducing parents to the system, its policies and proc...
Congratulations Students
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Steel Town Branch Karachi: We take immense pleasure in announcing the outstanding result of our Matriculation class of 2017 with 19 A-1 grades, 12 A grades, 3 B grades and 2 C grades. We congratulate all our parents and students specially Ahmed Bazil Bin Khal...
Spirit of Patriotism
Aneela Majid | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-VI Karachi: Students of NNP-VI celebrated Pakistan’s 70th Independence Day in a festive and joyous manner on August 11, 2017. Students from Classes I to VII came up on stage and paid homage to the dear motherland in their own ways. Amid the celebrati...
Independence Day 2017
Talha Altaf | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan Middle II Karachi: Beaconhouse Gulshan Middle II celebrated Pakistan’s 70th Independence Day with a lot of enthusiasm on August 11, 2017. Students gave inspirational speeches, sang patriotic songs and presented motivational role plays. A...
Independence Day Celebrations
Rimna Riaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary IV Karachi: Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary IV celebrated Independence Day on August 11, 2017. Students paid tribute to Quaid-e-Azam, Fatima Ali Jinnah and Allama Iqbal. They recalled their ancestors who sacrificed their lives for a f...
First Day in School
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: The students of Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Primary II rejoined school after the summer break on August 7, 2017. They were glad and excited to be back. They entered the school wearing crisp new uniforms, holding new backpacks and...
Maths Marathon
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch Karachi: A Maths Marathon was held during the month of May 2017, for Classes KG to III. Students participated enthusiastically and tried their best to outdo each other. The objective of the game was to get as many math facts corre...
English and Urdu Debate Competitions
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch Karachi: To speak fluently and eloquently in front of an audience is both an art and a skill that flourishes through training and guidance. Debate competitions are regular feature of the Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch. Keeping this ...
Let's Keep Our Environment Clean
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch Karachi: Students of Class I organised a culmination day based on the theme "God Gave Us Green Let's Keep it Clean", on May 11, 2017 at the Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch. Students of Class I participated in different activities to...
Convocation and Annual Prize Distribution Ceremony
Aneela Majid | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-VI Karachi: There is nothing more satisfying than a job well done. To honour and reward the students who did their work in the best possible way during the academic term 2016-17, a prize distribution ceremony was held recently on June 11, 2017...
Club Culmination Day
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Steel Town Karachi: Students of Classes I and II organised Culmination Day of Club Activities on May 17, 2017, at the Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch. Students from each club presented their club activities. All club members visited different clubs t...
Fun Times at the End of Year Party
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch Karachi: Students from Classes Pre-Nursery till Class III from the Beaconhouse Steel Town Campus celebrated an end of year party in May, 2017, by coming to the school in beautiful outfits. They looked fabulous in their colourful cl...
Annual Prize Distribution Ceremony
Saman Saleem | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse P.E.C.H.S Primary III Karachi: To acknowledge the success of the high achievers of the academic session of 2016-2017, a prize distribution ceremony was organised at FTC Auditorium on May 31, 2017. School Group-III Head Mrs Riffat Naseer graced t...
Fruit Fiesta
Sameera Ikram | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Jauhar KG-II Karachi: With an objective to create awareness among students about the importance of consumption of fruits, Beaconhouse Jauhar KG-II celebrated ‘Fruit Fiesta’ on May 18, 2017. Students brought the fruit of their choice to schoo...
End-of-Year Party
Sameera Ikram | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Jauhar KG-II Karachi: Beautiful smiles adorned the faces of our young BSS students as they celebrated their end-of-year party on May 19, 2017. They decorated their classrooms and had fun playing different games. The students also shared snacks w...
Fun at Summer Camp
Hina Imran | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-III Karachi: Summer camps promote recreational activities which allow children to take healthy risks in a safe environment, without compromising education and self-development. Keeping this in view, Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Primary-III organ...
Healthy Food Week
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch Karachi: Healthy Food Day was celebrated at Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch in the last week of April, 2017, with the Early Years students, to promote healthy eating habits. Students wore fruit-themed headbands. They performed on di...
Annual Concert
Saman Saleem | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse P.E.C.H.S Primary III Karachi: The much-awaited Annual Concert was held at the Bahria Auditorium on May 18, 2017. The young stars spread the message of love, peace and harmony through various performances. The event was a good blend of musical...
The Annual School Concert
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III held The Annual School Concert 2016-2017 at Rangoon Wala Auditorium on May 20, 2017. There were many performances in which students played the role of different characters from famous stories a...
Storytelling Week
Hina Imran | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-III Karachi: Beaconhouse NNP-III celebrated Storytelling Week from May 9 to 11, 2017. Students of Class II narrated the tales and everyone had a wonderful time listening to them. The stories came alive with props, puppets and an expressive ...
A Party with Friends
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: An exciting end-of-year party was organised by Beaconhouse NNP-II, on May 10, 2017, in which the students participated enthusiastically. They decorated their classes, made cards for their respective teachers and were dressed up i...
Annual Musical Concert
Soha Nasir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNKG-I Karachi: Beaconhouse NNKG-I held its’ Annual Musical Concert at the Bahria auditorium, on April 28, 2017. It was a breathtaking experience as students of Bubbles, Pre-Nursery, Nursery, Kindergarten and Class I showcased their prodigious ...
Pool Party!
Samina Naz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Steel Town Branch Karachi: Children love having fun with water during the summer. Early Years students enjoyed fun activities in the pool at the Steel Town Branch on April 20 and 21, 2017. They brought their water guns and toys and had fun swimmi...
Culmination Day
Aneela Majid | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-VI Karachi: At Beaconhouse NNP-VI, students of Class I completed their project-based reader on the topic “God gave us green, let’s keep it clean’’. This reader was about the problems faced by our planet due to pollution and how to sol...
Annual Concert
Rimna Riaz | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary-IV Karachi: The Annual Concert for the academic session 2016-2017, of Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary-IV was held on Saturday, May 6, 2017, at Rangoonwala Community Centre. The theme of the concert was dreams. This theme was communicate...
Community Service Project
Aneela Majid | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-VI Karachi: Use of plastic bags is one of the most hazardous thing for the environment today. To create awareness among people about the dangers of using plastic bags and suggesting a better alternative, students of Class V went to a super store on May 4...
International Online Competitions
Sahrish Hina | Staff Correspondent TBT| Beaconhouse Civil Lines Rawalpindi: The Beaconhouse Civil Lines Campus launched a series of Beaconhouse International Online Competitions for the first time ever. The campus hosted two different competitions on an international level. The Beaconhouse Interna...
Bravo to HRCA Science Quiz Winner
Farheen Khalid | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP–IV Karachi: A Science and English Quiz was organised by the HR Consultant Association (HRCA) on April 27, 2017. Eight students, from Classes III-VI, from Beaconhouse NNP–IV participated. The HRCA provides students with the opportunit...
End of Year Party
Aneela Majid | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-VI Karachi: Beautiful smiles adorned the faces of young NNP-VI students as they celebrated their end of year party on April 25, 2017. They decorated their classrooms and had fun playing different games. The students also shared snacks with each other. ...
World Book Day
Aneela Majid | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-VI Karachi: Students of Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Primary-VI Campus celebrated World Book Day on April 21, 2017. They presented tableaus, skits and speeches to share their love of reading. They also highlighted the value of books and the nu...
Community Service Initiative
Aneela Majid | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-VI Karachi: Continuing with the community service initiative, the students of Beaconhouse NNP-VI collected a large number of books on April 13, 2017, which were later donated to the library of a school working for under-privileged students. N...
Campaign to Save the Trees
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: Beaconhouse NNP-II was abuzz with activity as it was announced that a ‘Save the Trees’ campaign was going to be initiated on April 11, 2017. Firstly, all students brainstormed uses of trees and wrote them down. Next, teache...
Champions of the WWF Nature Carnival
Talha Altaf | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan Middle-II Karachi: Beaconhouse Gulshan Middle-II has won the WWF Nature Carnival 2017, held on April 16, 2017. Our campus won the first prize amongst all schools, in all categories. We also won the first prize in the category of Classes ...
A Picnic in School
Fouzia Abrar | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-I Karachi: Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Primary Branch-I organised a picnic for students of Class I on April 7, 2017. The event took place in the school where different activities such as games, swimming pool and a jumping castle was arranged. Mothers wer...
Sing Fest
Rimna Riaz | Staff Correspondent TBT| Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary-IV Karachi: Beaconhouse Gulshan Primary-IV organised a Sing Fest on March 3, 2017, in which the students of Classes III, IV and V participated wholeheartedly. Mr Shehzad from KG-I was also invited as a guest judge. The whole campus...
The Beaconhouse Times Quiz Winner
Ambreen Karim | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-II Karachi: A confident member of the Student Council, Hurain Haris of Class VI-E at Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Primary-II has made her school proud by winning The Beaconhouse Times ‘Test Your Knowledge’ (TYK) Quiz. Hurain took part in...
Child Protection and E-Safety Session
Aneela Majid | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-VI Karachi: At the Beaconhouse NNP-VI Campus, a session on the Child Protection Committee’s role in students’ welfare and wellbeing was conducted by Headmistress Ms Uzma Tanveer on April 4, 2017. This session aimed to develop a better u...
Busy Little Readers
Hina Imran | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-III Karachi: Students of Class I at Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Primary-III participated in an event titled “Busy Little Readers” on March 31, 2017. They re-told their favourite stories using props. The event was held in the Early Years li...
Orientation Session for Parents
Talha Altaf | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan Middle-II Karachi: The Beaconhouse Gulshan Middle-II Campus arranged an orientation session for parents of Class VIII students on Wednesday, March 29, 20 17, at the Usman Institute of Technology. The session was aimed at briefing the paren...
Interactive Session on Professions
Aneela Majid | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-VI Karachi: At Beaconhouse NNP-VI, an interactive session was held for Class IV on April 2, 2017, regarding career choices, as part of a social studies topic. Guests, belonging to different professions, explained to the students the detail...
Health is Wealth
Fouzia Abrar | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-I Karachi: The Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Primary-I Campus organised a session for the students to make them aware about healthy food on Friday, March 31, 2017. The session was conducted by the “Roots for Equity” team. The activity was v...
3D Math Project
Aneela Majid | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-VI Karachi: To teach students the concept of 3D shapes, a math activity was planned for Class V students at Beaconhouse NNP-VI on April 1, 2017. This activity involved the students making models of 3D shapes using clay and toothpicks. It is...
Intra-Section Spelling Bee Competition
Aneela Majid | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-VI Karachi: Students of Classes IV and V participated in the Intra-Section Spelling Bee Competition held on March 29, 2017. The winners from Class IV were Nofil Habib Khan in first place, M. Anas Khan in second place and M. Umer Masood in thi...
Celebrating Truck Art
Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan Middle-II Karachi: At Beaconhouse Gulshan Middle-II, students painted the school wall with vibrant colours depicting tradition truck art, which is also a part of the curriculum. ...
Pakistan Day Celebrations
Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan Middle-II Karachi: Pakistan Day was celebrated with enthusiasm and gusto at Beaconhouse Gulshan Middle-II on Friday, March 24, 2017. Students performed role-plays, presented inspirational speeches and mesmerised the audience with a colourful and lively...
Orientation Session on Cambridge
Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan Middle-II Karachi: An orientation session was arranged for Class VIII students at Beaconhouse Gulshan Middle-II, to give them insight into the Cambridge system. The session was conducted by General Duty Trainer Ms Naila Abidi. It was an interactive sess...
Pakistan Day Celebrations
Soha Nasir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNC-KG I Karachi: Pakistan Day was celebrated at Beaconhouse NN-KG I on Friday, March 24, 2017. This day holds a great importance in the history of Pakistan and to revisit its importance, the students of Nursery, Kindergarten and Class I gave hear...
Celebrating Pakistan Day
Ayesha Maniya | Staff Correspondent TBT | PECHS Middle Karachi: Pakistan Day is celebrated on March 23 every year with great zeal and enthusiasm to commemorate the most outstanding achievement of passing the historic Pakistan Resolution on this day at Minto Park, Lahore, in 1940. The students of...
The Learning Festival
Sidra Khatri | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Discovery Centre Karachi: The staff and students at the Discovery Centre committed themselves to portraying the talents of the school through the Learning Festival, held on March 19, 2017. Students all the way from Class II till IGCSE participat...
Drama Festival 2017
Ayesha Maniya | Staff Correspondent TBT | Middle PECHS Campus Karachi: Students of Classes VI, VII and VIII from Beaconhouse PECHS Campus, Middle Section participated in the Drama Festival 2017 held at Bahria Auditorium on March 17, 2017. The play they presented was titled, Ms Nelson is Missing. I...
Learning Festival
Sameera Ikram | Staff correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Jauhar KG-II Karachi: A Learning Festival, an open day with a complete range of exciting and interactive activities for children and parents, was arranged at Beaconhouse Jauhar KG-II on March 15, 2017. With great exuberance, the campus hosted a...
Teddy Bear’s Birthday
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III Karachi: Students of Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III celebrated the birthday of their favourite teddy bear in an activity integrated with their Urdu reader “Bhaaloo ki Saalgirah” on March 15, 2017. Students excitedly decorated th...
The Magic Show
Madiha Shoaib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III Karachi: To introduce the new Kindergarten Urdu reader, Jadugar, Beaconhouse Gulshan KG-III arranged a magic show at school on March 15, 2017 for all classes. The magician was very entertaining and the students enjoyed thoroughly...
Inter-school Matheletics Tournament
Ayesha Maniya | Staff Correspondent TBT | PECHS Middle Karachi: Inter-school Matheletics Tournament was arranged at the Middle Section of PECHS Campus on March 10, 2017. Fifteen sections of Class VII participated. They were divided into four teams, Leopards, Tigers, Jaguars and Panthers. The judge...
Different Shades of Urban and Rural lifestyles
Fouzia Abrar | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-I Karachi: To learn the difference between urban and rural lifestyles, students of Class II at Beaconhouse NNP-I took part in an activity on March 10, 2017. To explain the different lifestyles of both areas, students dressed up in specific cl...
Learning Festival
Hina Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PECHS KG-I Karachi: Students and staff members at Beaconhouse PECHS KG-I bloomed with colours and smiles as they took part in an enchanting Learning Festival on March 11, 2017. The festival succeeded with the hard work and dedication of the school...
Elocution Competition
Hina Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | KG-I PECHS Karachi: To boost confidence and improve public speaking skills of our students, an elocution competition was organised on March 9, 2017. Students of Kindergarten and Class I recited interesting English and Urdu poems. It was amazing to see the yo...
Panel Discussion
Hina Tariq | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse PECHS KG-I Karachi: A panel discussion was carried out by Class I students on various PSHE topics that they had practiced in school on March 11, 2017. The topics included bullying and different types of bullying, actions to stop bullying, health an...
Women's Day
Ayesha Maniya | Staff Correspondent TBT | PECHS Middle Campus Karachi: International Women’s Day was celebrated on March 8, 2017 at PECHS Campus. The male staff members of the Middle Section arranged activities such as tug of war for the female staff. Principal Ms Aymnah Nooruddin arranged gifts...
Pajama Party
Sameera Ikram | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Jauhar KG-II Karachi: To make the students of Pre-Nursery and Nursery aware of day and nighttime adventures and to improve their social skills, Beaconhouse Jauhar KG-II arranged a Pajama Party on March 3, 2017. They were engaged in multiple acti...
Learning Festival
Saman Saleem | Staff Correspondent TBT | PECHS Primary III Karachi: The Learning Festival, an open day with a complete range of exciting and interactive activities for children and parents, was arranged at PECHS Primary III on March 8, 2017. With great excitement, the branch hosted and welcomed a l...
English Debate Competition
Aneela Majid | Staff Correspondent TBT | NNP-VI Karachi: Yala Ahmed, Dua Zehra, Amna Salman and Umaima Khan of Class V confidently defended their point of view at the Inter-Branch English Debate Competition held at NNP III on March 11, 2017. The topic was ‘Superheroes are misleading us’’. Y...
Celebrating Women’s Day
Aneela Majid | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-VI Karachi: To acknowledge the contribution of women as individuals and as a major part of our society and to pay homage to their tireless efforts, Women's Day was celebrated fervently at Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Primary-VI on March 8, 20...
Celebrating the Women in our Lives
Samia A. Ayub | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse College Campus Gulshan Karachi: International Women’s Day celebrations took place at Beaconhouse College Campus Gulshan base on the theme “Be Bold for Change” on March 8, 2017. Ms Humera Mustafa shared moments in history where bold steps t...
Teddy’s Birthday Bash
Farheen Khalid | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-IV Karachi: Students of Class I at Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Primary-IV took part in an Urdu project, as a part of their lesson “Shararat Bharay Tohfay”, by organising the activity “Bhaloo ki Salgirah” on February 23, 2017. Durin...
Young Canvas Art Exhibition and Competition
Lahore: Beaconhouse organised an art competition featuring the work of young artists from 120 schools on February 17, 2017. Senior school students from Beaconhouse Lahore, Karachi, Islamabad, Peshawar, Sialkot, Hyderabad and Multan, as well as students from The City School, LACAS, Bloomfield Hall, L...
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