Meritorious Students exposure tour to Bangalore - VKV Itanagar
The exposure tour for learning Science was organized by Karnataka State Council for Science and Technology and it was sponsored by Arunachal Pradesh State Council for Science and Technology. A group of 10 meritorious students from different parts of Arunachal Pradesh, 2 from VKV, Itanagar , Km. Wesessweni Konwar of Cl-IX and Kr. Nguli Lombi of Cl-XISc. along with 3 escort teachers, Sri Manoj Shah-VKV ITA, Tutumoni Doimary-VKV Nirjuli & Sri Anil Kumar VCS Daporijo and 2 officials visited to IISC Bangalore from 19th July to 21st July 2018.
During the exposure tour, following spot they could visit and learned from exposure.
- ISRO:- Indian Space Research Organization. We went there and show a clip of Chandrayan I. Also we could see the clean room of Chandrayan II.
- HAL: - Hindustan Aeronautics Limited. There we could see different types of Aircrafts, Space and pre historic things.
- Jawaharlal Planetarium:- There was a session about starts. They had shown us about the cycle of rebirth of stars. Also could see the animation of constellation and Black holes.
- The Smart School:- This school had their own museum of rocks and minerals, botanical garden, kitchen garden, Physics related concepts models, Museum of musical instruments.
- Lal Bagh Garden:- It is a botanical garden. This garden has many medicinal plants. This helped the students to identify and know about the different plants.
- IISc :- Indian Institute of Science. There was a session with professor and other research scholars. They proudly shared their research and experiments on muscle. They also shown us the different instruments such as electron microscope, centrifugation instruments etc.,
- Interaction with officials of Karnataka State Council of Science and Technology. There was a session by the director. The students shared their experience about the tour. Also they had shown their gratitude by giving us books on Science experiments.
Overall the exposure trip was learning and helped the students a lot for their future studies.