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Malay Language

Objectives
  1. Pupils are able to communicate effectively and confidently in both written and verbal Malay.
  2. Pupils are exposed to and engaged in practising the Malay culture through the learning of the language.
  3. Pupils have a life-long passion for reading Malay materials across all genres.

Approaches
The teaching and learning of Malay language focuses on several approaches. These approaches allow pupils to learn the language in an engaging and creative manner, at a pace which is comfortable and in an environment that is non-threatening. Pupils are also given appropriate and timely feedback on student’s achievements.

  1. Learner-centred
  2. Differentiated learning
  3. Assessment for Learning
  4. Cultural and values inculcation

Programmes
The department has embarked on key programmes that each child will experience in Ngee Ann Primary.
The programmes either offer enrichment and instructional support to pupils or it serves as remediation which is based on pupil’s needs.

Level

Enrichment

Instructional Support

Remediation

Primary 1

Speech & Drama, MT Fortnight

Extensive Reading, Journal Writing

Reading Remediation

Primary 2

MT Fortnight

Extensive Reading, Journal Writing

Reading Remediation

Primary 3

MT Fortnight

Extensive Reading, Writing Programme, Journal Writing


Primary 4

Cultural Camp, MT Fortnight

Extensive Reading, Writing Programme, Journal Writing


Primary 5

MT Fortnight, Overseas Immersion Trip

Extensive Reading, Writing Programme, Journal Writing

Examination Strategies W’shop

Primary 6

Learning Journey to Institute of Higher Learning, MT Fortnight

Extensive Reading, Writing Programme, Journal Writing



Web Resources
  • PSLE Malay / Higher Malay / Foundation Malay : Subject Information

  • iMTL Portal

  • e-Cekap

  • Online Dictionary