Learning through purposeful play and quality interactions.
Developing confidence and social skills.
Building a good foundation in literacy and numeracy.
Nurturing bilingualism through learning activities in both English and
Mother Tongue Languages (i.e. Chinese, Malay and Tamil languages).
MK Reads! Programme
MK Reads! aims to promote shared reading between parents and children
at home. According to findings, a better home literacy environment helps
your child to acquire a strong foundation in language and literacy skills.
Shared reading, i.e. reading with your child, is an important component
of home literacy environments.
There are three key components of MK Reads!
1. Books – At the end of
the week during the term, children will bring home a EL or MTL book to
enjoy the book together with their parents, and return the book promptly
the following Monday.
2. Reading record, tips and strategies –
After reading the book together, parents will fill in a reading record
with their child. Periodically, some tips and strategies are shared with
parents to support engagement in the shared reading sessions with their
3. Videos and infographics –
MOE also prepares videos and infographics with tips and strategies
to support shared reading at home.
Centre Based Programme
Children will be able to recognise and understand values to build a healthy
self-esteem and interact positively with others.