Crossword Puzzle Solving Contest 2021
Gajera International School, Utran organized cross-word puzzle solving contest virtually for grades 1 to 10, which was held on 23/08/21.
Crossword is a linguistic workout which not only tests one’s vocabulary but also sharpens one’s ability to interpret clues. In short, crosswords are crossword puzzles in which each clues is a word puzzle in and of it. It also helps develop cognitive skills such as making inferences, evaluating alternatives and drawing conclusions.
Around 50 students participated in this contest. Crossword enables a child to think laterally. The prime intension of hosting such contests in the school is to motivate the children to broaden their horizon, as these contests give the children a chance to think out of the box and strive for perfection in education mainly having the pleasure of learning with a blend of modern technique and real life learning.
By Gajera International School, Utran