Students studying the in CBSE affiliated schools will soon be able to let their imagination run wild as CBSE has announced a story-telling competition where students will write stories on innovative topics such as 'the gift of imagination', 'the flowers are calling', 'siblings quibbling', and 'jewels of the sky'.
Students from classes 3 to 12 will soon be able to participate in the competition. The competition will be held at the school, regional and national levels.
Students participating in the competition will be divided into four categories - Primary (class 3 to 5), Middle (class 6 to 8), Secondary (class 9 to 10), and Senior Secondary (class 11 to 12).
Each school will have to select one winner from each category and then winners will represent the school at the regional level. One winner from each category will again be selected and this time winners will represent the school at the national level.
Story-telling competition on the school level will be held between November 18 and November 23. According to the board, the competition will promote creativity, thinking skills, analysis and evaluation skills, and will aid in developing communication skills.