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Chinese Language

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, enrichment classes and Chinese theatre exposure programme. 

Key Programmes and Activities:

1) Mother Tongue Language Fortnight

A diversity of interactive programmes are conducted during the MTL Fortnight to create an environment for the learning of traditional culture.
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2) P3 Mother Tongue Language Cultural Workshop

Cultural activities are conducted to introduce traditional culture to Primary 3 pupils.


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3) Chinese New Year Celebrations


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SMPS ushered in year of the pig with a series of exciting activities. We started the celebrations with an exhilarating concert. This year, we invited elderly from Thye Hua Kwan Nursing Home (Hougang) to join our school for the concert. The concert featured wonderful performances from our performing arts CCA (Harmonica, Chinese Dance and International Dance). After the concert, we carried out engaging classroom activities to help pupils learn more about Chinese New Year and Chinese culture.

4) Learning With Technology

Platforms such as Xuele, Student Learning Space (SLS) and iMTL portal are used to provide greater support in the learning of Chinese Language.

5) 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


1) Reading list of CL Books 2018/2019. Click here to view the reading list.

Useful Chinese Websites

  1. 小学华文教材数码教学资源
    http://xuele.moe.edu.sg 

  2. 早报网
    www.zaobao.com.sg