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English Language

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HOD

Mdm Siti Rianawati Bte S A Shukor

Department Members

Ms Maslina Bte Nis Bee
LH English Language

Mdm Norhariaty Bte Mohd Ismail
Senior Teacher, English Language

Mdm Noorlaily Bte Jupri

Mdm Ruth Chong

Ms Ker Leng Leng

Mdm Jenny Chua

Mdm Siti Aishah

Mdm Santhi d/o Seenavasan

Mdm Vijayletchumi d/o Periasamy

Mdm Christy Koh

Miss Grace Teo

Mdm Lena Chua

Ms Yeong Shook Fern


VISION:

Passionate Learners of the English Language.

 

MISSION:

To nurture Concordians to be engaged listeners, passionate and avid readers, effective speakers and writers of Standard English.

 

DEPARTMENT'S HIGHLIGHTS:

The EL department is committed in ensuring that our students grow up to be confident and competent users of the English Language. We focus on the acquisition of the 4 key English Language skills of reading, listening, speaking and writing.

READING

The school has an extensive Reading Programme to cater to the varied needs of our students.


Whole Level

 Silent Reading @ Hall
      Read & Seek #TheQuest
It takes 5!
 KidsREAD (FAS students)




#TheQUEST Library

Month

Theme

Month

Theme

Jan

 

Welcome back to school

Jul

Celebrating First Languages

(MTL- RHD)

Feb

Try Something New

(Sports)

Aug

It’s an Oldie but Goldie!

(Classic novels – ND)

Mar

Thrills & Spills

(Adventure fiction)

Sep

The Deep Blue

(The Oceans)

Apr

World Book Day

(Share a Story)

Oct

Animal Friends

(Pets)

May

Just for Laughs!

(Humorous fiction)

 

 



WRITING
Students are taught various writing styles in class. The usage of questioning techniques in writing is one of the key areas of focus for teachers during writing lessons. Students are also exposed to planning their lessons using graphic organisers and story plot.

EL Writing - 1EL Writing - 2

LISTENING & SPEAKING
Students will be exposed to a variety of listening texts, encouraged to speak confidently by the EL teachers in the classroom. The school has embarked on 2 main strategies for Oral Communication – ACE for Reading Aloud & TREES for Stimulus-Based Conversation.

ACE - 1ACE - 2
ACE - 3TREES Strategy

Poetry Recitation
EL Poetry Recitation


Primary 1 Drama Performance

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Primary 6 Debate Cluster Debate

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