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Malay Language

Department Goal

Engaged Learners. Effective Communicators.


Head of Department

Mdm Koo Hue Ling

Subject Head

Ms Palaniammal Murugiah

Malay Language Coordinator

Mr Muhamad Hamzah Rohi

Programmes and Activities



Mother Tongue Fortnight Activities: 

A week of fun-filled activities to expose students to the Malay Culture 

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



Primary 1 to 6 Traditional Games Day

To build students’ vocabulary through exposure to local games 

P3 Cultural Experience

An authentic experience of Malay Language and Culture.

Assembly - Hari Raya Puasa Show

Objective: To inform / educate pupils about Hari Raya Puasa Festival and Malay culture.

In-house Celebrity stopover: Singing with Gabrielite Celebrities

Objective: To instil interest and love for the Malay Language. 


 A) Reading / Oral  Programmes

1) MOE Phonetics and Reading Programme at Primary 1

Objective: To equip students with the necessary reading skills and inculcate the love for reading 

2) Primary 6 Oral Programme 

Objective: To develop students’ reading and oratorical skills.

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

Objective: To encourage reading of Malay books / articles so as to improve pupils' language competency.


B) E-Learning

1) MC Online

Objective: To use ICT as a platform to enhance the learning of Malay.



2017 PSLE : 100 % passes in Standard Malay 

Standard Malay - A* & A : 60.7 %

Useful Links

Information on ML (Primary) 2015 Syllabus

Berita Harian website

Online ML resources

Online Bilingual Dictionaries