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Area of Focus


Lakeside Primary School
English Curriculum

Developing students who are able to use the English Language proficiently and effectively when communicating with others

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Proficient and effective communicators

  • 6 language learning areas

Listening Reading Speaking
Writing Grammar Vocabulary


How do we develop proficient and effective communicators?


  • National curriculum:
STELLAR (STrategies for English Language Learning And Reading)
      • Lower Primary
      • Upper Primary
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How do we develop proficient and effective communicators?

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  • Support in building a strong foundation
    • P1 & P2 Phonics Infusion
    • Learning Support Programme
    • School-based Dyslexia Remediation
    • Reading Remediation Programme

 

How do we develop proficient and effective communicators?


  • Developing speaking and 5.jpglistening
    • WOW! Programme (in collaboration with Aesthetics Department) 
    • Drama module as part of Programme for Active Learning (P1)
    • Drama infusion in the curriculum at P2
    • Concerts at the Lower Primary
 

How do we develop proficient and effective communicators?


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    • Drop Everything And Read (P1 to P6)
    • Read to Bond  (P1 & P2)
    • Reading Activities Booklet  (P1 & P2)
    • Straits Times & Little Red Dot  (P3 to P6)

  • Developing writing
    • Creative Writing
    • Journals

 

How do we develop proficient and effective communicators?


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    • English noticeboard
    • English/Media Resource Library Week (EL/MRL Week)
    • Literature books
    • Competitions like ICAS (International Competitions and Assessments for Schools)