Halloween and Diwali celebrations took place on the 30th of October 2015 at Orchids The International School-Malad, a well famed & reputed school in Orlem .The children came to school in colorful traditional attires and few of them came in Halloween costumes. The children were very happy to come to school and were excited about the day. They were shown the story of ‘Ramayana’ on digi board to explain the significance of ‘Diwali’ festival. Later they were also told the importance of ‘Halloween’ . The children then did an activity based on the Diwali Theme. The Pre Nursery children prepared a candle shaped card and stuck colorful bindis on it. Nursery grade children made colorful Diwali cards. K1 children decorated a tea light candle with mirrors, glitter etc. K2 grade children made Rangoli using colorful beads. Later there was a dance party organized for all the children. Apart from all this, the children were made to do thumb printing on a diya, drawn on a post card and these post cards were then posted with a message of “HAPPY DIWALI” for each kid , as a ‘Diwali Surprise’. It was a fun day for the children and they enjoyed a lot!