The student activities planned via various educational field trips, various days and festival celebration has long been a major part of the education programming for both youth and adults. Student activities can be an integral part of the instructional program. Well planned student activities play a vital role in enriching the learning experience of students. Numerous research studies in science education have documented significant increase in participant’s factual knowledge and conceptual understanding after participation in well-planned student activities. Students learn essential life skills like team work, planning and implementing various student activities. The classroom environment does not promote sufficient engagement with the content, there is a need to look outside the classroom for other resources that can enhance curriculum effectiveness.
Hospice Care Centre
Students of Parul Institute of Nursing visited Hospice Care centre located at Vasna, Ahmedabad. Here patients suffering from Terminal Cancer are given Palliative Care. Along with the various treatments given, this centre has information museum section wherein the various forms of Cancer are explained and various treatment modalities of Cancer are explained and displayed. The facility provides Hospice care, wherein the terminally ill Cancer patients, wherein palliative care is provided to them to ensure a comfortable and peaceful death.