Cultural Society, Sunshine Public School, Nellore organised an adult literacy camp in its neighbourhood. Write a report in 120-150 words on the camp for your school newsletter. You are P. V. Sunitha, Secretary. Use the following clues: No. of volunteers—hours spent in teaching—location of the class—chairs, blackboards—no. of people attending the camp—benefit.
Adult Literacy Camp
− By P V Sunitha, Secretary
Pune, 10 June 2021 : 1️⃣An adult literacy camp was organised in the adjacent slum area of our school “ Sunshine Public School ”. It was a day-long event carried out by the Cultural Society of our school. 2️⃣In all, 25 volunteers had participated in the camp.
3️⃣There were 300 people who were a part of the camp. They were divided into ten groups of 30 persons each and free classes were given to them . 4️⃣They were taught the basics of being able to read and write. Free books and stationery were also provided to them. A cleanliness drive was also organised to teach them the importance of cleanliness . There was also a small talk on ethics , moral values, discipline and punctuality .
5️⃣ Refreshments were also provided to the participants. The immense enthusiasm and zeal to learn amongst this elderly was really heart-warming and heart-touching.