Life Skills enable students to be adaptive and exhibit positive behaviour, that help individuals to deal effectively with the demands and challenges of everyday life. Life Skills, one of the major indicators in judging the overall performance of the students as per the new evaluation pattern of CBSE, has been well taken care of at KPS.
The school endeavours to inculcate the same by organizing various activities. A special life skill programme has been charted for the students of class IX, which is of 12 hours duration covered in over 8 sessions in 6 weeks in the school premises. These sessions would cover core life skills as laid down by the WHO. There will be a mix of activities, simulations, role plays, interactive discussions and audio-visuals. The key areas covered under the program include self-reflection, goal setting, breaking mental barriers, listening skills, managing emotions, managing relationships and leadership.
This programme would help to inculcate self-discipline, resistance to peer pressure and positivity in children. It also helps in strengthening 'Child parent relationship'.