英文科

English

Our Mission

“To help our students acquire a high proficiency in English while gaining appreciation of the western culture through a wide range of unique programs and activities in a positive and open-minded environment.

 

The overall aims of our English Language Curriculum are:

We aim to provide learners with learning experiences to increase their language proficiency for study, leisure and personal enrichment; develop their knowledge, skills, values and attitudes; and promote lifelong learning so as to enhance their personal and intellectual development.

 

The Department’s major concerns for 2015-2016 are:

  • Use different assessment tools to develop students’ self-evaluation to facilitate students’ learning
  • Through teaching different reading strategies and using different IT tools to develop students’ reading habits and enhancing students’ reading skills

 

Our Activities

We provide enjoyable learning experiences outside the classroom through various types of extra-curricular activities for students, such as:

  • English Day
  • English Morning Assembly
  • Buddy Reading Programme (co-operate with Kids4Kids and Harrow International School Hong Kong)
  • Reading Assistant Programme
  • Speech Festival — Choral Verse Speaking
  • Speech Festival — Solo Verse Speaking
  • Sunday Smile (Held by RTHK)

Student Award 2015-2016

Period/Date Activity Organisation Result

(Class and Name)

20/11/2015 Story telling

Competition 2015

Buddhist Sum Heung Lam Memorial College 5A Patrick Choi

(second runner-up)

12/3/2015 English Creative Writing

Competition for Primary

Schools

Heung To

Secondary School

(Tseung Kwan O)

Proficieny:

5A Patrick Choi

5A Mohammad Shoaib

5A Vincent Mak

6A Monaza

15/4/2016 Hau Po Woon Cup 2016

English Public Speaking

Competition

Ching Chung Hau Po

Woon Secondary School

Merit:

4A Andrea Ho

4A Grace Chung

Nov –Dec 2015 67th Speech Festival —

Solo Verse Speaking

(Non Open)

Hong Kong Schools Music and Speech Association 3A Leung Tsz Nok – Merit

4A Chung Zi Yue- Merit

4A Ho Yan Kiu – Merit

4C Yu Ka Po – Merit   

5A Zeng Chui Yi- Merit

5A Mak Tsz Ki- Merit

5A Lu Tsz Suen- Merit

5A Huang Lam- Merit

3A Huang Wendy- Merit

5A Mohammad Shoaib – Merit

5C Chen Lok Man- Merit

5C Avejit Barua Ave- Merit

5C Singh Gurparkash – Merit

Nov  to Dec 2015 67th Speech Festival —

Choral Verse Speaking

(Non Open)

Hong Kong Schools Music and Speech Association proficiency

 

Useful Websites

1. On-line Dictionaries
Cambridge Dictionaries Online:

http://dictionary.cambridge.org/

2. Self-Learning Corner
BBC Children’s Learning:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/learning/subjects/childrens_learning.shtml

British Council – Learning English Kids:

http://learnenglishkids.britishcouncil.org/en/

English 4Kids:

http://english-4kids.com/

MySmartReader:

http://www.mysmartreaders.com/LMS/defaultMSR.aspx?SF=MSR

Reading Assistant Programme:

https://sso.scilearn.com/cas/login?service=https%3A%2F%2Fmy.scilearn.com%2Fcms%2Fmyscilearn.html