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Mother Tongue CL


Our Goals

  • To ensure every pupil is effectively bilingual.
  • To make the learning of Chinese, Malay and Tamil more meaningful by promoting the cultural richness found in each Language.  
  • To enhance Language learning with the use of multi-media resources.
  • To provide maximum opportunity to integrate listening, speaking, reading and writing into the Language learning process.

Reading Programme

The objective of the programme is to provide opportunities for pupils to be exposed to Chinese reading materials as well as to inculcate the interest of reading more Chinese books. 

A mini Exhibition was organized for pupils to view the book reviews in the forms of calendar, album, comic, scrap books, etc.

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Oracy Programme for Primary 1 and 2 students

The objectives of the programme are to build students’ vocabulary and to enhance their confidence in speaking Mandarin under simulated settings.
 
The Primary 1 students will learn the names of the different venues in the school and the food sold in the canteen through activity-based learning. For example, students will participate in an activity to buy food from the stall vendors using Mandarin.
 
The Primary 2 students will role-play as ‘Little Reporters’ to interview their peers, as well as their family members, learn more about the animals in the Zoo, and the things they see at a playground. This includes a ‘Show-and-Tell’ on the topic of ‘My Favourite Animal’.

Mother Tongue Language Fortnight

The objective of the programme is to provide opportunities for students to appreciate the beauty of Chinese Language and culture.
During the two-week long programme, students were engaged in many fun-filled activities like calligraphy, karaoke, story-telling and appreciation of Chinese tea. There were also level competitions such as Sing-A-Rainbow, Act-A-Rainbow, Creative Reading and Writing competitions.


Sing a Rainbow for Primary 1 and 2 students

The objective of the programme is to provide opportunities for students to be exposed to different Chinese folk songs as well as to develop their interests in Chinese Language.


Act a Rainbow for Primary 3 students

The objective of the programme is to provide opportunities for students to practise their Chinese oral and listening skills, as well as to expose students to different types of dialogue scenarios. Students are also given the opportunity to showcase their talents in acting.