FIELD TRIP – CLASSES IX AND X
Field trips can be used for wide and varied purposes. Sometimes a field trip is just what is needed to kick off a unit study or to put things together at the end of a term. Field trips can be used to spark interest in a variety of topics.
The students of classes IX and X of Delhi Public School, Coimbatore were taken for a Field trip to various places according to their classes on 25th November, 2017.
The students of classes IX and X were taken on a trip to SPAK recycling unit in Perundurai. They started their journey around 7.30am. and reached their destination at 10.30am. After a short meeting with MD and few workers about the site and the product manufactured by the company, the students were taken for a tour around the factory. They were shown the furnace which powers the factory, the boilers (where the paper is shredded and made into a pulp) and how the paper is flattened, dried and then rolled using machines. They understood that the factory reuses the water completely and the smoke given out is devoid of pollutants. They also were told that the factory had been awarded many environmental and sustainability awards.