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Mother Tongue Languages

Head of DepartmentMiss Tay Chai Teng
Senior Teacher (CL)Mrs Chan Khai Hong 


We aim to

  • inculcate the love of the Mother Tongue Languages and Culture in every child

  • nurture every child to acquire the language skills enabling them to be confident and articulate individuals

 Chinese Language            Malay Language            Tamil Language        



1. MTL Fortnight

Theme: Joyful Learning of Languages through creativity and innovation

We aim to provide platforms for pupils to actively learn Mother Tongue Languages and the associated culture so as to experience Mother Tongue Languages as ‘living languages’

Students are immersed in a variety of level appropriate activities throughout the two weeks.

These include singing competitions, chinese calligraphy workshops, dikir barat, mask making, learning journey's to the Indian Heritage Centre and e-book competitions.

2. P3 Mother Tongue Languages and Cultural Day Camp

Primary 3 pupils were provided with the opportunity to immerse in their respective Mother Tongue Languages, and to appreciate the cultures through hands-on tasks such as drama, performances and story-telling.