Holistic Development Holistic approach with the multiple intelligences At Vagdevi Vidyapeeth International School, Khargone we impart an excellent education that prepares our students:Intellectually capable, Socially sensitive & responsible, Emotionally stable, Morally vibrant and Spiritually inclined.At VVIS we design & deliver the curriculum in a way to reflect the integration of holistic approach with the multiple intelligences activities. Such a multiple intelligences based holistic approach aimes at promoting not only the cognitive developmental skills but also the physical, socio-emotional and aesthetic developmental skills.Simply, we try to connect the body, mind and spirit of a child as a whole. multiple intelligences At Vagdevi Vidyapeeth, we focus on developing multiple intelligences.Traditional schools focus most of their attention on linguistic and logical-mathematical intelligence.However, according to Dr. Howard Gardner, the founder of the theory of multiple intelligence, we should also place equal attention on individuals who show gifts in the other intelligences: the artists, architects, musicians, naturalists, designers, dancers, therapists, entrepreneurs, and others who enrich the world in which we live.At VVIS Multiple Intelligences Model serves as a foundation of teaching & learning methods and basis of personalized education. Linguistic intelligence Well developed verbal skills and showing interest in reading books or solving puzzles Logical intelligence Ability to conceptualize and decipher patterns, codes Spatial intelligence Ability to think creatively and visualize more accurately and abstractly Kinaesthetic intelligence Ability to participate actively in sports and handle objects skilfully Musical intelligence Ability to produce and appreciate rhythm and music Interpersonal intelligence Capacity to detect & respond to moods, motivations & desires of others Intrapersonal intelligence Capacity to be self-aware & in-tune with inner values, beliefs & thinking processes Naturalist intelligence Showing a keen interest in nature and outdoor activities Existential intelligence The appreciation of spirituality & human existence Ethical intelligence Capacity to be ethical, knowing what is right and having the courage to do what is right Each of the students has, to some degree, all of these intelligences. Some of them are simply more developed than others. Students are all able to improve their ability in each of these areas.