CHINESE CREATIVE WRITING WITH PHOTOGRAPHY COMPETITION AND NATIONAL CHINESE TEXT RECITAL COMPETITION
The annual Chinese Creative Writing with Photography Competition （新蕾爱拍客） organised by Singapore Hokkien Huay Kuan and LianHe ZaoBao (Zbcomma) aims to promote Chinese literary writing among the young generation, encourage young, aspiring writers and raise the standard of Chinese Language in Singapore. In this competition, students are required to submit a photograph together with a write-up based on the theme “Multiracial Friendship”. Our school participated in the competition for the first time this year. Our North Stars, Ho Jian Wei, Raven (3E3) and Edward Ang Wei Siu (4E3) have done us proud by clinching the second, and third/consolation prizes respectively in the upper secondary category. They attended the prize presentation ceremony held at Singapore Hokkien Huay Kuan and the event was graced by Ms Sun Xueling, Senior Parliamentary Secretary, Ministry of Home Affairs & Ministry of National Development.
The 2nd National Chinese Text Recital Competition（第二届全国课文朗诵比赛） organised by CPCLL and supported by Anderson Primary School and the Singapore Chinese Teachers Literary Recital Society, aims to raise students’ reading proficiency, ignite students’ love for the Chinese Language, and deepen their understanding of the Chinese texts found in their textbooks. More than 900 students from about 110 schools took part in the competition this year, in which they are required to select a text from the textbook and narrate it. Our team of 3 students comprising Pham Yi Xin, Chezanne (1E1), Song Yu (1E3) and Shen Xinyi (1E5) chose to narrate the text “领路人” which talks about a blind boy going to school daily, assisted by a mute boy.They have done the school proud by clinching a Bronze Award!