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CCA INFORMATION SHEET 2019

Sports


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Description


Badminton

The objective is to instil in students the interest and love for badminton. It is a recreational sport and the training will equip the students with basic skills of badminton, as in movement in the court, services hand-to-eye coordination and great stamina. Teachers in the school coach all teams.

 


Basketball

The Basketball team consists of a group of motivated and determined boys and girls. During these training sessions, the students work on their fitness, and hone the skills required to play a good game of basketball, such as passing, dribbling, shooting and defending. In the months leading up to the Inter-School Basketball Championships, tactics and game plans are also carefully taught, practised and executed. PE teachers in the school coach both the boys and girls team. This CCA is highly competitive and rigorous at Bedok Green Primary School. Commitment in terms of time and effort will be required.

 


Football

Football is one of the most popular sports in Singapore because it is easy to pick up and is also a very good form of workout. While it may be fun to play and watch, it is a contact sport and needs special attention paid to safety to ensure an enjoyable game. This sport is played between two teams. The game is played on a rectangular field with a goal on each end. The objective of the game is to score by getting the ball into the opposing goal. In school, students are trained to prepare them for the 5-a-side and 7-a-side Fiestas and the 9-a-side annual East Zone tournament. Besides aiming to do well in tournaments, this CCA emphasises the importance of teamwork and perseverance.

 


Rugby

Rugby is a team game. Being in a rugby team is enjoyable and helps make lifelong friendship rugby has always been misunderstood as a game that is rough. This is a myth because rugby is not about rough play but about intelligent passing, defence splitting runs and well executed tackles. This is a game that helps the players mature in their thought, behaviour and also develop sportsmanship. There is an instructor to coach and train the students.

 

Performing Arts


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Angklung

Angklung is a traditional musical instrument made up of two bamboo tubes with different lengths and thickness to create the various musical range. Each student will play just one note and together complete melodies. Students who are more disciplined and talented will be taught how to play more complex bass angklungs and kulintangs. The performing arts groups in Bedok Green Primary School are frequently invited to perform for school as well as public events. Commitment in terms of time and effort will be required from the students.

 


Chinese Dance

Chinese dance develops girls into graceful and confident ladies. Through dance, students learn hand-feet coordination, appreciation of Chinese music and dancing according to the mood of the music. Elements of ballet and gymnastics in traditional Chinese dance will improve students’ flexibility as well as agility. This CCA is open to students of all races so as to promote cultural understanding and appreciation of this art form. Bedok Green Primary School performing arts groups are frequently invited to perform for school as well as public events. Commitment in terms of time and effort will be required from the students. There is an instructor to coach and train the students.

 


Choir

The School Choir consist of soprano and alto choristers. Through the training sessions, students will learn values such as teamwork, commitment and responsibility. Students will also lean basic theory of music and acquire skills such as voice projection, singing in parts, self-awareness and correct singing techniques. Bedok Green Primary School performing arts groups are frequently invited to perform for school as well as public events. Commitment in terms of time and effort will be required from the students. There is an instructor to coach and train the students.

 


Guzheng Ensemble

Guzheng Ensemble is a traditional orchestra with 21 strings. It is supported by a pair of stands. There are many techniques used in playing Guzheng. These techniques will create sounds that can evoke a sense of cascading waterfall, thunder, horse’s hooves and even scenic countryside. Through the Guzheng CCA, students are exposed to traditional Chinese music which encourages them to deepen their understanding and appreciation of the Chinese culture. Bedok Green Primary School performing arts groups are frequently invited to perform for school as well as public events. Commitment in terms of time and effort will be required from the students. There is an instructor to coach and train the students.

 


Malay Dance

The Malay Dance incorporates many elements; mood, expressions and values which are important to the holistic development of a child. Students will be able to use bodily movements as a medium of creative expression, understand the importance of teamwork, dedication and commitment as well as be able to appreciate dancing as an enjoyable activity. This CCA is open to students of all races and gender as to promote cultural understanding and appreciation of this art form. Bedok Green Primary School performing arts groups are frequently invited to performing for school as well as public events. Commitment in terms of time and effort will be required from the students.

 

Uniformed Groups & Others


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Art Club

The objective of the Art Club is to provide students with opportunities to explore, experiment, discover, innovate and create with paints, colours and different types of materials. The Art Club activities are designed to give members an avenue to express themselves to realize their potential and talent. Besides painting, students will also be engaged in craftwork.

 


Brownies

The Brownies unit is all about building team spirit and enhancing mental alertness through active involvement in fun activities and competitions. Every girl will be guided in developing their fullest potential as a responsible leader towards self and other around them. Both indoor and outdoor activities will expose them to invaluable experiences in becoming creative and positive individuals. 

 


Cadet Scouts

Scouting is learning about teamwork, leadership and independence and emulating the Scout’s Law. The Scout’s craft will develop the physical and mental alertness of its members. Students in this CCA will have an invaluable experience to work in teams and participate in Scout’s activities like jamboree and Scouts gathering.

 


English Drama Club

Drama Club provides opportunities for students who are interested in drama as an art form. Drama entails hands-on experiential activities that engage the mind, body, voice and emotions to interpret and convey to others information and ideas. The wide scope of activities will enable the students to build their confidence and develop their social skills, physical coordination and cognitive understanding of their environment. Students will learn interpersonal and intrapersonal skills, multi-literacy: reading, theatrical etiquette, aural, kinaesthetic and multi-modal forms.

 


Media Club

Students from Media Club will be engaged in a fun and meaningful way through the learning of new skills and the cultivating of leadership and entrepreneurship capabilities at an early age. Students will be given opportunities to excel in programming, photography and the development of mobile applications as well as be the voice in promoting cyber-wellness in a vibrant ICT environment.