English

Aims

²  To provide every student of English with further opportunities for extending their knowledge and experience of the cultures of other people as well as opportunities for personal and intellectual development, further studies, pleasure and work in the English medium.

²  To enable every student to prepare for the changing socio-economic demands resulting from advances in information technology; these demands include the interpretation, use and production of materials for pleasure, study and work in the English medium.

 

Learning activities:

 

² Reading

-       Incorporate readers of different themes into a school-based curriculum. Teachers design different learning activities  to develop students’ language skills in reading,  writing, speaking, listening, higher-order thinking skills.

-   To promote students’ interest in reading through establishing school-based reading activities such

as Morning Story Reading Time, Reading Buddies Programme and Rising Readers Reading

Programme and STEAM Reading Corner.

 

² Project Learning

    Students acquire generic skills such as collaboration, communication, creativity, critical thinking, 

problem solving, values and attitudes through project learning.

 

 
 
 
 
 

 

 

² Self-directed Learning and e-Learning

-    To leverage e-Learning through the effective use of IT tools to increase students’ learning

motivation and facilitate self- directed learning. Teachers design theme-based tasks for different

levels which involve IT tools for interactive learning

-   Self-directed learning corner gives students independent practice to develop their study skills and activate curiosities to become lifelong learners.

   

 

² Cross-curricular Learning Activities

To help students connect their learning experiences and broaden their knowledge through Cross-curricular Learning Activities.

 

² To enrich students’ learning experiences by providing students with a variety of extra-curricular activities.

-          English Fun Fun Fun to learn English through games and songs

-          My Little Stage and Dramatic Fun for students to act on stage and express themselves in English

-          Radio Station for students to experience radio broadcast

-          Solo Verse Speaking for students of different levels

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

     

²To enhance students’ speaking skills by integrating different speaking activities in Co- curricular activities sessions.

-          Fun Games (P.1)

-          Grammar Hunt (P.2)

-          Smart Talk (P.3)

-          Interactive English (P.4)

-          Talk Show (P.5)

-          Speak Up (P.6)

 

² Other learning activities

-          English Fun Day

-          Writing competitions

-          Penmanship Competition

-          Interview training

-          Enrichment classes

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Our NET

 

Pictures 

Our NET teacher played phonics games with students in the lesson.

The English Buddy read with the P.1 schoolmates.

Our students had a group discussion during English lesson.

Our students discussed with his classmate in the NET lesson.