The school aims to cultivate pupils' interest in Chinese Language and further develop their listening, speaking, reading and writing skills through various platforms.
Programmes are organised to engage pupils and support learning. These programmes include the Mother Tongue Language Fortnight programmes, language and cultural camps, overseas immersion trip, enrichment classes and Chinese theatre exposure programme.
Key Programmes and Activities:
1) Mother Tongue Language Fortnight
Programmes are conducted for various levels during the MTL Fortnight to create an immersive environment for the learning of Chinese Language.
2) P3 Mother Tongue Language Cultural Workshop
MTL Cultural Camp is conducted to instil greater interest and passion in the learning of MTL, as well as enable pupils to appreciate one another's culture through cross-cultural experiences.
3) P5 Taiwan Immersion Trip (2016)
A six-day Cultural Immersion Trip to Taiwan
was organized for selected Primary 5 pupils during the June school holidays.
The school immersion trip to Taiwan Wen Sheng Elementary School (文聖國小)
provided our girls the opportunity to experience the school life in Taiwan. Our
pupils attended a variety of lessons like calligraphy and music classes. Apart
from lessons, opportunities such as transplanting rice seedlings at Tou Cheng
Leisure Farm and putting up Chinese Shadow Play were also new experiences for
our girls. The programme has provided a platform for our girls to cultivate
self-reliance, independence and foster camaraderie.
4) MT Reading Fiesta
Mother Tongue Reading Fiesta is organised to promote reading of Mother Tongue
storybooks amongst pupils, as well as to increase their confidence in using
their own Mother Tongue.
and fun activities were planned to encourage pupils to read Mother Tongue
storybooks. These include exhibition of pupils’ work; a prize redemption booth
for pupils to redeem prizes based on the number of stars accumulated in their
own reading booklets; borrow-a-book activity was available to encourage pupils
to read more Mother Tongue books. Enhancing the fun element, a photo booth was
available for students to pose with the provided props and take fun shots with
their friends. Overall, students have enjoyed themselves during the fiesta.
5) Chinese New Year Celebrations
The Chinese New Year concert was a joyous
celebration, with exciting programmes put up by our teachers and pupils. There
were dance performances by the Chinese dance and International dance groups,
song performances, storytelling, teacher-student bonding game on the Chinese
Zodiac and a fashion show featuring teachers and pupils in Chinese traditional
costume. School operations support officers, contract cleaners, security guards
and teachers were invited as guests to thank them for their contribution
towards the school.
6) iMTL Portal (Online Learning) - P4-P6
iMTL portal serves as a good interactive online portal for pupils to complete online tasks, post their views, post video recording and even interact with their peers. This is an interesting mode of learning for the pupils.
7) Level Competitions - P1 to P6
To create a vibrant MTL learning environment in school, level competitions are organised for all levels, such as story-telling, creative writing, language quizzes, etc. Besides aiming to raise pupils' Mother Tongue proficiency, the level competitions also serve as platforms for pupils to showcase their skills and talents.
Resources for Parents
Useful Chinese Websites
- iMTL Portal
- OMY 网站
- Parents in Education