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Department Goal
Engaged Learners. Effective Communicators.

Subject Head
Ms Palaniammal Murugiah

Malay Language Coordinator 
Mr Muhamad Hamzah Rohi

Programmes and Activities


Engaged Learners

Use of various strategies and engaging activities such as group work, games, drama etc to engage students in the learning of Malay Language. 

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 Group Work
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Pair Work  Learning Through Games

Mother Tongue Fortnight Activities: 

A week of fun-filled activities to expose students to the Malay Culture through the introduction of Malay food and art forms so as to arouse students’ interest and love for the language.  

Primary 1: Local Foods
Primary 2: Teh Tarik
Primary 3: Carpet Weaving
Primary 4: Craftwork – Bunga Mangah
Primary 5: Wayang Kulit

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Food Plate
 Teh TarikKetupat Making
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 Bunga Manga Wayang Kulit

Primary 1 to 6 Traditional Games and Music Day
To build students’ vocabulary through exposure to local games 
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Chinese Spinning TopMind Challenges

P3 Cultural Experience

An authentic experience of Malay Language and Culture: Silat

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Reading Programme (P2 to P6)

Objective: To develop students’ as effective communicators in the Malay language through customized reading and oratorical resources. 

1) MOE Phonetics and Reading Programme at Primary 1

2) Silent Reading on Tuesdays and Thursdays (P1 - P6)

Objective: To build students’ vocabulary and competency in the language through the reading of Malay books / articles. 

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Big Book ReadingStory Telling

 E-Learning Platforms

Cekap Website 

Student Learning Space (SLS)

Objective: To embark on various ICT platforms to enhance the learning of Malay.



2019 PSLE : 100 % passes in Standard Malay 

Useful Links

Information on ML (Primary) 2015 Syllabus

Berita Harian website

Online Bilingual Dictionaries