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English

VISION

All pupils are able to communicate in internationally acceptable English.

 

MISSION

To equip pupils with English language skills and develop a passion for the language.

 

Framework

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Department Members

 

1.

Mrs Janet Quek

HOD

2.

Mdm Marlina

Level Head

3.

Mdm Vicki Wan

Senior Teacher

4.

Mrs Yow Hwee Peng

Senior Teacher

5.

Mrs Gayle Ng

SSD

6.

Mdm Nurdianna

Subject Head, ICT & MRL

7.

Ms Brenda Ng

Year Head, Lower Consortium

8.

Mdm Aishah

Assistant Year Head, Lower Consortium

9.

Mdm Hamimah

Year Head, Mid Consortium

10.

Mrs Tan Li Min

Coordinating Head, Student Leadership

11.

Mr Lim Kee Cheong

Coordinating Head, MLP

12.

Mdm Mary Chua

LSP Coordinator

13.

Ms Nuru Nabila

Teacher

14.

Mdm Aliz Lim

Teacher

15.

Mrs Janis Chan

Teacher

16.

Ms Nur Sakina

Teacher

17.

Ms Pavitra

Teacher

18.

Mdm Claire Ng

Teacher

19.

Ms Sandra Gerk

Teacher

20.

Mr Low Meng Yen

Teacher

21.

Mr Loy Kah Tai

Teacher

22.

Ms Jen Gan

Teacher

23.

Mr Razif

Teacher

24.

Mr Yong Keen Whye

Teacher

25.

Ms Jenny Wong

Teacher

26.

MS Choy Yin Lam

Teacher

27.

Mdm Rhadiyah

AED, T & L

28.

Mdm Wahidah

AED, T & L

29.

Ms Gayathri

AED, LBS

30.

Mdm Aisha

AED, LBS



Programmes

  

Reading

 

Objective:    To raise language abilities through reading and develop a love for the language

  •              D.E.A.R. (Drop Everything and Read)
  •              R.E.A.D. (Read, Enjoy and Discover) 
  •              Little Literary League    
  •              Extensive Reading Programme                           

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

 

Listening

 

Objective:    To improve phonemic awareness and listening skills for effective communication

  •              Good Morning, Rivervale! 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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Speaking

 

Objective:    To develop confident speakers for effective oral expression and interaction with others

  •              Pr 1 Speech & Drama Enrichment
  •              Good Morning, Rivervale!
  •              Breakfast @ Rivervale
  •              Speak Good English Movement






 

 

      

    

 

 

Writing

 

Objective:    To develop familiarity with and competency in writing a variety of text types

  •              Spelling Bee
  •              Writers’ Wall
  •              Penmanship Contest
  •              Vocab Thrill

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Integrated programme

 

  Penmanship Competition with International Friendship Day and Total Defence Day 2016

 

 

 

HA MA LA programme

 

     (i) Little Literacy League (P3 – P6)

         Competent readers read to weak readers with pre and post reading    

         assessment

 

     (ii) Extensive Reading Programme (P1 – P2)

          Competent readers read to weak readers

Parent volunteers read to weak readers

 

     (iii) L.I.F.E. (P1 – P2)

           Students to learn English through playing games during recess

 

Participation in external programmes/competitions
(i) National Spelling Competition 2016
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(ii) N1 Cluster ‘Spin a Tale’ Competition 2016