NAME OF EVENT
OBJECTIVE OF EVENT
|24 NOV 2017||Tamil Chudar – Inaugural Community Awards organised by MediaCorp’s Tamil News & Current Affairs Division||o To recognise significant contributions of individuals, schools, organisations and groups towards sustaining the Tamil language|
MediaCorp’s Tamil News & Current Affairs Division,
Tamil Language Learning and Promotion Committee
|4 NOV 2017||Literary Marvels of Kambar|
o To promote and inculcate interest in Tamil Poetry
o To appreciate Bharatanatyam which is an Indian Classical form
o To enable participants to converse in Tamil fluently with confidence and to create an awareness with regard to media related careers.
MediaCorp Oli 96.8FM
6 OCT 2017 –
7 OCT 2017
o To create a youth platform
o Strike a chord with Singaporean Tamil
o Exploring the definition of cultural identity
|Ravindran Drama Group|
|02 Sept 2017||Most Inspiring Tamil Teacher Award 2017|
o To recognize the stellar performance of Tamil Language teachers in their role in educating and promoting the Tamil Language among their students
o To affirm and appreciate the good work of our Tamil language teachers
o To motivate the Tamil Language teachers to be role model to impact our Tamil language students to be the next generation Tamil Language teachers
Singapore Tamil Teachers’ UnionTamil Language Learning and Promotion Committee
|July 2017||Story Trailer Workshop|
o To inculcate a healthy reading culture amongst students where they will be encourage to read and appreciate local Tamil writer's work.
o To expose students to the nuances of a trailer and hone students’ movie editing skills and techniques
1 JULY 2017
o To promote the love of Tamil Language amongst students.
o To create an opportunity for students to learn beyond the classroom.
Lianhua Primary School & Hillview CC IAEC
27 MAY 2017
o To provide pre-school TL teachers with knowledge of early literacy skills especially in the area of purposeful play.
o To provide a platform of networking opportunities among the pre-school TL teachers
20 MAY 2017 & 21 MAY 2017
o To bring students, parents and teachers together to explore learning of Tamil in a fun and meaningful way.
o To reach out and motivate parents to use Tamil Language at home and in their daily lives.
o To expose parents and students to interesting language and cultural based activities in a Tamil speaking environment.
8 APRIL 2017
o To encourage the creativity of students through the use of spoken Tamil in acting; and
o To create an opportunity of collaboration with schools and a platform for students to showcase their capabilities & talents.
N2 Cluster schools – Northland Secondary School, Yishun Town Secondary School, Ahmad Ibrahim Secondary School, Yishun Secondary School and St. Gabriel’s School
18 FEB 2017 – 25 MAR 2017
Thamizhodu Vilaiyaadu – Tamil Spelling Bee Competition for Primary Schools
o To encourage the usage of Tamil language among pupils.
oTo enhance pupils’ spelling skills in Tamil language as well as their vocabulary.
MediaCorp Tamil News Section
15 JAN 2017 - 12 FEB 2017
Thamizh Thoothargal – Amazing Race in Tamil for Secondary Schools
o To create an awareness in Tamil culture and heritage amongst Tamil pupils in secondary schools
Panorama Studios Pte Ltd