Projects of 2 Thane schools among top 16 in coun­try

Hindustan Times ST (Mumbai) - HT Navi Mumbai Live - - NAVI MUMBAI - Shashikant Kothekar shashilant.kothekar@hin­dus­tan­

The science projects of AK Joshi English Medium School and Shree­rang Vidyalaya, both Thane-based schools, have been se­lected as the best projects in In­dia at the Na­tional Chil­dren Science Congress 2015 held at Chandi­garh in De­cem­ber.

The two were among the 16 best projects in In­dia. The project of AK Joshi English Medium School higlighted the re­la­tion­ship be­tween hu­mid­ity and preser­va­tions of grains. Shree­rang Vidyalaya stu­dents pre­pared a project on cli­mate change and its ef­fect.

“This year, the theme was ‘Un­der­stand­ing Weather and Cli­mate’. More than 2,500 projects were pre­sented at the dis­trict-level. Twenty-seven projects were se­lected. Of them, three from Shree­rang Vidyalaya, one each from AK Joshi English Medium School and Bedekar School,” said Suren­dra Dighe, pres­i­dent of Na­tional Chil­dren Science Congress.

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