Reach Out Programme with Integrated Islamic School Kuantan
Kuantan- 26 January 2019, a reach out programme was organised by Centre of Modern Languages & Human Sciences with collaboration from Test Centre Malaysia and Integrated Islamic School (IIS), Kuantan. The programme was held at the Integrated Islamic School (IIS), Kuantan involving the students of Year 4, 5 and 6. The programme was carried out under an initiative of TOEFL Young Student Series Go English Project 2019. The aim of the programme was to inspire students to practise and improve their English language skills, use their creativity and take pride in creating an amazing project with the theme, Make The World A Better Place In Your Words. In this programme, students work as a class divided into smaller groups to use their English communication skills to tell the world about what their thoughts on the project through a poster.
The students were divided into groups according to their year and each year was given a different theme for their poster. Year 4 did their poster under the theme ‘Save our Animals’, Year 5 did their poster under the theme ‘Save our Environment’ and Year 6 did their poster under the theme ‘Save our Community’. The students were assisted by teachers from their school as well as facilitators from UMP. “This programme provides a platform for the students to share their ideas and turn it into a poster which they can even share it with their friends” said Miss Hamizah, a teacher from IIS Kuantan. The students had a very good time sharing their thoughts regarding the importance of nature and enjoyed themselves a lot while doing the poster in their respective groups. “I like this programme because it was so fun and helps me to be more creative” said Aishah Umairah, a year 6 student of IIS Kuantan. As a conclusion, this programme helped out in educating the students on the importance of conserving the environment as well as in improving their English language communication skills.
Prepared by :
Sivanesh Raj Sarvesvaran
Intern (Training and Consultation, Training and Translation cum Facilitator Reach Out Program)