Drama for Learning in the Chinese Language Classroom (Primary School)/ 应用戏剧,促进华文教学 2024

In this 3-hour session, participants will learn a variety of Drama strategies particularly for the teaching and learning of the Chinese Language. Through this workshop, Chinese Language teachers will develop an understanding of how Drama can extend and deepen the learning of language skills while increasing student engagement and achieving educational goals. Specially designed for Chinese Language teachers, this hands-on workshop aims to inspire teachers to actively adapt and employ tools of Drama in their lessons.

Tailored to Primary School Chinese Language Teachers.




Course Objectives:

This course aims to introduce participants to:

  • Learn a variety of Drama strategies, for teaching and learning of Mother Tongue languages
  • Develop an understanding of how Drama can extend and deepen the learning in the four strands of language learning and acquisition - speaking, listening, reading and writing
  • Adapt and adopt drama tools to cater to the needs and objectives of a student or class

Suitable For:

  • Primary School Chinese Language Teachers
  • Teachers keen to employ alternative strategies for the engagement of primary school students in language learning

About The Facilitator

Judy Ngo graduated from NUS Theatre Studies programme. She is currently the Artistic Director of 1N THE ACT, a theatre company which focuses on education through the use of Theatresports and Forum Theatre. When she is not teaching, running workshops or directing, she more than happy to act for other theatre companies. Judy cherishes every opportunity to be in the theatre because she firmly believes that theatre is life and life is for living.

吴美箬毕业于新加坡国大戏剧系。她目前是1N THE ACT的艺术总监,该剧团主要从事戏剧教学,运用的手法包括论坛剧场和即兴游戏。美箬除了教课和导戏,她也加其它剧组的演出。她很珍惜每一次演出的机会,因为她深信剧场就是生活。


SDEA Members (Individual) / Non-SDEA Members (Individual) - S$80.00

(inclusive of admin and registration fee)

Payment details will be sent via email once registration has been received and confirmed. Payment can be done individually or via requesting an e-bill to your school. For school group bookings, please email projects@sdea.org.sg.

To find out more upcoming runs or to customise a workshop for your school, please contact SDEA at projects@sdea.org.sg with an email subject line, ‘MT Language Workshops’.