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School assembly guide [20 May 2024]: Thought for the Day, news headlines, speech & more

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School assembly news headlines, thought for the day: Students, get ready for 20th May morning school assembly! Here are the latest national, international, and sports news headlines and Thought for the Day. Plus, find inspiration with speeches and an anchoring script to ensure a memorable assembly experience.

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New Delhi: School assembly is a continuous routine followed by all schools since ages. It is a time when the entire school community assembles at an appropriate place to affirm school’s identity and aspirations. It is the best forum to inspire and motivate students. It serves as a platform to develop self confidence, acquiring knowledge and information, creativity and a esthetic sense among students. The school assemblies are conducted to bring students together, share information, celebrate achievements, and foster a sense of community. These gatherings inform and educate students about important events going on in and around the world that should not be missed.

Here are some important headlines for your 20th May morning assembly. News from national, international, and sports have been covered in this article, so there’s no need to worry about last-minute news gathering.

Thought for the day in English for school assembly

“The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existing.” – Albert Einstein

Word of the day for school assembly

Sequester – To isolate or set apart from others.

Hindi thought for school assembly

“Kuch karne ki chaah ho to khud hi raasta banta hai, haar raasta band ho jaaye to hausla hi raasta dikha deta hai.”- Rajendra Prasad
Meaning: If there is a will to do something, then the way itself is created. Even if every path is closed, courage itself shows the way.

News headlines for school assembly

National news for school assembly

  1. In an election rally in Jamshedpur, Prime Minister Narendra Modi lashed out at Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, claiming that no industrialist will make any investment in the Congress-ruled state the way Mr. Gandhi is attacking the industrialists.
  2. Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has accused the Bharatiya Janata Party of beginning ‘Operation Jhaadu’ to ensure that the Aam Aadmi Party doesn’t grow big and become a challenge for the ruling party.
  3. National Conference leader Omar Abdullah condemned the twin terror attacks in the Shopian and Anantnag districts of Jammu and Kashmir that left a BJP worker dead and a tourist couple from Rajasthan injured.
  4. The Supreme Court will hear the petition challenging the enactment of three new laws that seek to overhaul India’s penal codes, claiming that they suffer from many “defects and discrepancies,” on May 20.

International news for school assembly

  1. The Embassy of India in the Central Asian state of Kyrgyz Republic has advised Indian students to stay indoors amidst reports of mob attacks against students from Pakistan.
  2. An Israeli airstrike killed 20 people in central Gaza, mostly women and children, and fighting raged across the north as Israel’s leaders aired divisions over who should govern Gaza after the war, now in its eighth month. The Palestinian official news agency Wafa reported that several children were among those wounded after the airstrike.
  3. Heavy rains in Afghanistan have triggered flash floods, raising the death toll to 47 in the country’s north following weeks of devastating torrents that had already left hundreds dead and missing, according to officials.
  4. Ukraine and Russia exchanged drone attacks: Russia reported some 60 drones and several missiles shot down over its territory, with Ukraine in turn saying it destroyed over 30 Russian drones.
  5. Foreign Minister Ishaq Dar has said that trade ties between Islamabad and New Delhi have remained suspended since 2019 due to the imposition of heavy duties by India on imports from Pakistan after the Pulwama attack.

Sports news for school assembly

  1. India’s star men’s doubles pair of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty continued their dream run as they secured the Thailand Open Super 500 title by outwitting Chen Bo Yang and Liu Yi of China in the finals.
  2. India skipper Rohit Sharma lashed out at the IPL broadcasters for breaching cricketers’ privacy by recording their conversations with friends and colleagues at training and on match days and then telecasting the contents.
  3. Punjab Kings elected to bat against Sunrisers Hyderabad in the IPL match.
  4. La Liga club Sevilla confirmed coach Quique Sanchez Flores will leave the club at the end of the season.

Beautiful Anchoring script for school assembly

Good Morning Respected Principal, Teachers, and My Dear Friends. I am [Your Name], your host for today’s morning assembly. Bright and early, with hopes high and spirits soaring, let us begin this day with an atmosphere of learning, warmth, and camaraderie.

Before we proceed, let’s create a serene ambiance by closing our eyes for a moment of silence— a moment to seek blessings and guidance for the day.

(My dear co-host, [Co-host’s Name], will lead us into prayer or meditation, as per school protocol.)

Thank you, [Co-host’s Name]. Prayer, indeed, is the key to the morning and the bolt of the evening that bestows peace and fortitude.

Now, let’s pledge to uphold the spirit of our institution, its values, and the pursuit of knowledge. [Co-host’s Name], please lead us in reciting our school pledge.

Thank you, [Co-host’s Name]. Our school pledge is a potent reminder of our commitment and our duty as students.

With great respect and pride, let’s move on to the significant part of our assembly – The National Anthem. I request you all to stand upright and sing along with pride in your hearts and respect in your souls.

Post the anthem, let’s sit back down and attentively listen to the thought for the day, presented by [Student’s Name]. The valuable knowledge imparted through these words often gives us the motivation and guidance we need.

(Proceed with sharing ‘The Thought of The Day’)

Thank you, [Student’s Name], for sharing such inspiring words. A thought to ponder and incorporate into our lives indeed!

Now, we have our newsreaders, [Names], who are ready to update us with the latest happenings around the world.

(Proceed with the ‘News Headlines’ section)

Thank you for the news updates!

Now for an insight into the school’s upcoming events, let’s turn towards [Name] who will take us through the school bulletin.

(Proceed with the ‘School Bulletin’ section)

With this, we conclude today’s morning assembly. As we disperse, let us hold onto the thought for the day, incorporate it into our actions, and always aim to ascend the road of righteousness and knowledge.

Thank you, and have a wonderful day ahead!

Speech for school assembly

Good morning, everyone!

Today, as we gather here for our morning assembly, let us take a moment to appreciate the gift of a new day filled with endless possibilities.

In this fast-paced world, it’s easy to get caught up in the hustle and bustle of our daily lives. But amidst the chaos, let us not forget the importance of kindness, empathy, and gratitude.

Let’s make a conscious effort to be kind to one another, to lend a helping hand to those in need, and to express gratitude for the blessings in our lives, big or small.

Remember, a simple act of kindness can brighten someone’s day and make a world of difference.

So, as we go about our day, let’s strive to spread positivity, uplift each other, and make our school community a place where everyone feels valued and appreciated.

Thank you, and let’s make today great!

Topics for speech in school assembly

1. The Importance of Kindness in Daily Life
2. Overcoming Challenges: The Power of Resilience
3. The Benefits of Reading Books
4. Embracing Diversity and Inclusion in Our School Community
5. Making a Difference Through Volunteer Work
6. Developing Effective Study Habits for Academic Success
7. The Impact of Technology on Education
8. Environmental Conservation: Our Responsibility Towards the Planet
9. Mental Health Awareness and Well-being Tips for Students
10. Setting and Achieving Goals: Keys to Personal Growth
11. The Role of Sports and Physical Activity in a Student’s Life
12. Understanding and Respecting Different Cultures and Traditions
13. Promoting Cyber Safety and Responsible Internet Usage
14. Exploring Careers: Finding Your Passion and Pursuing Your Dreams
15. The Importance of Time Management Skills for Students
16. Building Confidence and Self-esteem in Teenagers
17. Effective Communication: Essential Skill for Success
18. Preventing Bullying and Creating a Positive School Environment
19. The Significance of Healthy Eating Habits and Physical Fitness
20. Financial Literacy: Managing Money Wisely as a Student
21. Cultivating Leadership Qualities Among Students

Use these news headlines to deliver in your 19th May school assembly and to inform and inspire your students about current events happening around the world. By exploring these headlines, we can transform the school assembly into an interactive experience.

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