Hari Raya Celebration
The Hari Raya celebration is held annually and
aims to develop Clementians’ appreciation for the Malay traditions and cultures
and emphasise the strengthening of bonds amongst family members and relatives.
Malay Clementians from different levels will put up cultural performances to
celebrate this occasion.
To enhance Clementians’ interest in learning the Malay Language,
the Primary 3 and 4 Clementians participate in the Malay Speech and Drama
enrichment programme. This programme builds participants’ confidence and
improves their communication skills. At the end of the programme, all budding
performers get a chance to put up a performance to put what they have learnt to
Mother Tongue Language Fortnight
The Mother Tongue Language (MTL) Fortnight is held
annually, during which range of activities related to Chinese / Malay / Tamil
Language and culture will be conducted. The objectives of the two-week
programme are to create an immersive environment for the learning of the MTL,
where Clementians are given authentic opportunities to use their Mother Tongue
Language and develop appreciation for their Mother Tongue Language and culture.
Clementians taking the Malay Language participate
in different activities, such as:
- Making traditional Malay
- Making Malay delicacies
of a bygone age
- Eating traditional food -
- Learning journey to Malay
- Learning journey to
Making traditional crafts
- Playing traditional games
are encouraged and given opportunities to showcase their talents and skills in
various internal and external competitions, which builds confidence and
develops life skills such as perseverance and adaptibility.
One such competition is the Ops Baca Competition,
which was organised in collaboration with the Malay Language Learning and
Promotion committee. Our Primary 2, 3 and 4 Clementians took part in this
competition, where they were required to read and comprehend the content and perform
it visually. The Primary 3 Clementians emerged as the level champion amongst
the West Zone schools. Based on our performance in this competition, the school
was placed as the overall zonal runner-up.