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Department Goal
Engaged Learners. Effective Communicators.

Head of Department
Mdm Koo Hue Ling

Subject Head
Miss Palaniammal Murugiah

Programmes and Activities

ENGAGE.ENTUHSE.ENRICH.

Engaged Learners

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

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Spelling BeeThink-Pair Share
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Creating A Story Values Through Games 

Mother Tongue Fortnight Activities: 
A week of fun-filled activities to expose students to the Tamil Culture through the introduction of Indian food and art forms so as to arouse students’ interest and love for the language.  

Primary 1: Indian Foods 

Primary 2: Masala Tea 

Primary 3: Ranggoli Kolum – Indian Floor Art 

Primary 4: Clay Pot Painting – Pongal Pot 

Primary 5: Tanjore Painting 

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 My Favourite Indian FoodMasala Tea Spices for Masala Tea 
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Rangoli Kolum: Indian Floor ArtPongal Pot Painting

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Tanjore Painting

Primary 1 to 6 Traditional Games and Music Day

To build students’ vocabulary through exposure to local games 

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Chinese Spinning TopMalay Kompang

EXPOSE, ENRICH

Reading / Oral  Programmes

 

1) Reading Programme (P2 to P6)

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

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

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

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Reenact The StoryShare A Story


E-Learning Platforms
vaandu.sg
TheenTamil Website
Student Learning Space (SLS)

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

Learning Journey
Learning of Tamil through authentic learning experiences such as learning journeys and watching of theatrical performances.

P4 Learning Jouney to Pongal Fair
An authentic learning experience on Tamil Language and Culture

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Bullock CartMaking Of Clay Pot'Uriyadithal': Traditional Game During Pongal Festival


Achievements:
2019 PSLE : 100 % passes in Standard Tamil 

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