ï»¿INTEGRATED INDIAN SCHOOL, KUWAIT
HOLIDAY ASSIGNMENT 2014 - 2015
1.It is a very high-tech world and gadgets and technology have become the centre core of most of the working people today. It is a gizmo world and most of us are victims of this system.The gadgets we use start off as being conveniences, but end up as addictions. The corporate world needs 24/7, round-the-clock services, so these gadgets are the most sought after things today. Write an article on the topic, â€œGrowing craze for gadgetsâ€ in about 120 words. You can also refer to the MCB Unit, â€œScienceâ€.
2. Tani Mukerjee of class X is worried regarding the depletion of resources all around her. She is ...view middle of the document...
6. Turtles live for around 100 years. Humans beings rarely live beyond 85 years. Turtles are the only animals that live longer than human beings. Peter the Turtle is hundred years old today. But he is not happy. Imagine his past and write a story about his varied experiences in about 150-200 words.
7. You are one of the regular visitors to public places such as government libraries and public parks. You are disappointed to see the unkempt surroundings. Write a letter to the Deputy Commissioner requesting him to look into the matter. You are Ramakrishnan/Parvathi of A-34, Xth Cross, Magnolia Lane, Bangalore. Do not exceed 120 words.
8. You are interested in learning fashion technology through a correspondence course. Write a letter to the Principal of Fashion Institute of Correspondence, C.R.Das Road, Nasik, enquiring about the details of the fees and duration of the course and so on. While writing, imagine yourself as Sangeet/Sangeeta Jain, in not more than 120 words.
9.The Delhi administration has launched a drive against the use of crackers because of the increased levels of air pollution during Diwali due to the bursting of crackers,the adverse health impacts and the employment of child labour in the fire cracker industry, which leads to many casualties. The objective should be to let Diwali be a glowing and lightened festival of the year and not a noisy, disturbing, polluting, chaotic, and accident filled event.
Using your own ideas, write a speech to be delivered in your school on the need to â€œSay no to crackersâ€ in not more than 120 words.
10.Write a debate for the motion â€œ Should examinations be replaced with other forms of assessment?â€
11.Read the following books and write a book review. The review of one book should be in power point and the other hand written.
(a) The Story of My Life â€“ 1903 Unabridged Edition by Helen Keller. (b) The Diary of a Young Girl â€“ 1947 Unabridged Edition By Anne Frank. The Project must include : â€“ The Summary of the Novel -- The Plot of the Story -- Main Character Sketches ...