The Tamil Language Unit strives to encourage the use of spoken
Tamil amongst our pupils, ensure that they take pride in their identity and
acquire core values and skills that are necessary in developing them into
Highlights of Some Key Programmes:
Mother Tongue Fortnight (P1-P6)
In support of MOE's efforts to
promote student learning and appreciation of Mother Tongue Languages and
cultures, the YPS Tamil language unit held a wide range of activities for the
Primary 1 to Primary 6 levels as part of Mother Tongue Fortnight. These
activities are designed to ignite student’s interests in Mother Tongue
Languages through exposure to performing arts, handicrafts and games.
Thiranai Thedi - Lower Primary Talent Quest
A customized and differentiated
programme for students who show strong inclination towards Tamil Language and
literature. We believe that every
student has a talent that needs to be nurtured, developed and sustained.
Therefore, we start young to expose our pupils to this programme that gives
them an opportunity to perform confidently amidst audience.
Show & Tell Performance
Winners Fancy Dress Competition and Singing Competition
Fancy Dress Competitor
TL LEGO Programme
The Tamil language unit of Yishun Primary School aims to
engage and motivate the students to speak in the language confidently and
enhance their all-round communication skills. Therefore, the LEGO Programme is designed to encourage the use of Tamil language was the Building on our Knowledge.
LEGO Show & Tell Activity
LEGO & Places of Interests
Group work during CCE Lesson
TL Reading Programme
To promote reading, learning and literacy, the TL unit has a range of reading programmes tailored for Tamil pupils across all age groups. We have incorporated ICT in the reading programme to encourage pupils to read widely.
Experiential Reading with Augmented Reality
Infusing technology in reading
Mother Tongue Support Programme
customized TL Programme to support students in the learning of Mother Tongue
language in Primary 3 & 4.
Fun with letters