Monday, April 19, 2010

Current Affairs Discussion

Hi Colleagues,

As a follow up to Mr Ashraf's Current Affairs Sharing during the last contact time, here is a discussion question for you to think about.

Please feel free to type in your honest comments. Since we did not have much time to 'debate' on that day, here is a great chance to make your views being heard..

Question : As an Education Officer, what is your take on gambling being legalised in Singapore with the IR in operation?

Hope to hear your valuable comments..

Happy blogging..

Sunday, April 18, 2010

IFD 2010 Reflection ( for teachers)

Good day to all teachers,

After an eventful last week which comprised of many exciting events, let us be examplary reflective practitioners and reflect on the IFD celebrations.

This reflection is purely from your point of view and not from your class pupils..

The reflection post for your class will be posted separately.

I would like you to type in your own views and comments about the IFD celebrations in this post.

You can include the unforgettable moments like the 'tea making session' or the appearance of our very own champion Yip Pin Xiu.

You may include other comments as well with regards to IFD celebrations 2010.

Attached is a slideshow of some of the memorable moments caught on camera, for your viewing pleasure.

Hope to receive many comments from you..

Happy blogging!!

IFD 2010 Reflections (P1 and P2)

Hi P1 and P2 form teachers,

As a follow up to the IFD celebrations, please ask the following questions to your class and collate their response.

1) Did you enjoy the skit, entitled " Who is your neighbour?" Why?

2) Why must we be friendly with our nieghbours who are from other countries and races?

You may include other comments and feedback from your pupils as well.

Hope to receive many comments from you..

Happy blogging..

IFD 2010 Reflection (P3 - P6)

Hi everyone,

It is time again to come together as a family to reflect on our latest core event,
International Friendship Day..

I am sure without a doubt that both teachers and students had a exhilirating time throughout last week especially on Friday.

Please ask these following questions to your class and collate their response.
1) What are the 3 things you enjoyed the most during the IFD celebrations.
( eg. Appearance by Merly and Lyo, Yip Pin Xiu, Cook-off competition etc)

2) What are the 2 things that you learnt from the commemoration of IFD.

3) Name 1 thing you would like to see in the future.

you may include other comments given by your students as well..

A slideshow of some of the photos is also attached for your viewing pleasure..

Hope to receive many comments from you..

Happy Blogging..

Thursday, April 08, 2010

International Friendship Day 2010

Hello everyone...

It is the special time of the year again where we get on board the massive ship of "Friendship".

Yeah.. It is International Friendship Day..

And we have many exciting events and programmes specially lined up for you

Our Objectives:

1. Learn & Appreciate other multi-cultural diversity in Singapore

2. Nurture the spirit of friendship & collaboration among different people

3. Understand the importance of good bilateral relations with neighbours

4. To understand the need for friends to communicate & help one another

And we are using the upcoming YOG as our anchor point..

Here is what you can expect throughout the week from 12th- 16th April 2010

1) Special Skit - Entitled " Our Friendly Neighbour"

2) YOG Booths - Interactive Booths for students and teachers

3) Special Assembly Programme - Come face to face with Singapore's Paralympian

4) Sports Day for P4s

5) "Cook-Off" cooking competition for parents - Chance to treat your taste-buds

6) Special Appearances by Merly and Lyo - Our YOG mascots..

So do stay tuned for more updates and wish you a FRIENDLY week ahead..

Take Care..