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1\ English Language

https://youtu.be/1FZ-AzT63TM

Do I have a strong interest in this area?

Our HOD (English Language), Ms Sarah Teo, explains what someone who excels in this area is like and how the Gift Finder determines if that might be you.

Explore further with our teachers!

https://youtu.be/yS1AV3-wF6I

English - Using proper action words (Verbs)

by the English Language Department

https://youtu.be/fAzhfKV5PMc

English Literature - Which is the right interpretation of the character?

by the English Language Department

Opportunities in WDL to develop in this area

Subjects

  • English Language
  • English Literature

CCAs

Exposure for all

  • Effective communication enrichment (e.g. social media presentation)
  • Curated reading materials

Stretching those with strong interests

  • External competitions for writing and public speaking
  • Morning assembly sharing with the whole school
  • Emceeing opportunities for school events
  • Featuring essays, stories and poetry in the termly Woodlands Newsletter

Recent achievements in this area

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Zonal 18 Merit Award

Singapore English Olympiad 2022

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Top 14

Plain English Speaking Award (PESA) 2022

2\ Mother Tongue

https://youtu.be/s9Gv8Yitui4

Do I have a strong interest in this area?

Our SH (Chinese Language), Mr Phua Poh Boon, explains what someone who excels in this area is like and how the Gift Finder determines if that might be you.

Explore further with our teachers!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ydbp2CQ1HZo

Chinese - Which is the right word to use (in Chinese)

by the Mother Tongue Department

https://youtu.be/3F7IekC3voM

Malay - Common leaves in school which are important to Malay culture (in Malay)

by the Mother Tongue Department

https://youtu.be/LekQ8FjE_8k

Tamil - Festivals which are important to Indian culture (in Tamil)

by the Mother Tongue Department

Opportunities in WDL to develop in this area

Subjects

  • Chinese Language
  • Malay Language
  • Tamil Language
  • Higher Chinese
  • Higher Tamil
  • Higher Malay

Exposure for all

  • Mother Tongue Fortnight
  • Curated reading materials

Stretching those with strong interests

  • External competitions for writing, public speaking, cultural and debate competitions
  • Offering of Higher Mother Tongue Subjects
  • Emceeing opportunities for school cultural events
  • Featuring essays and stories in school's public platforms

3\ Mathematics

https://youtu.be/L49Vrav0NT8

Do I have a strong interest in this area?

Our HOD (Mathematics), Ms Goh Hui Shi, and our SH (Mathematics), Mr Wilson Tuong, explain what someone who excels in this area is like and how the Gift Finder determines if that might be you.

Explore further with our teachers!

https://youtu.be/gwCO5Zx3XXE

Which is the faster route?

by the Mathematics Department

Opportunities in WDL to develop in this area

Subjects

  • Mathematics
  • Additional Mathematics

Exposure for all

  • Math Trail (Sec 1)
  • Enrichment Programmes

Stretching those with strong interests

  • External competitions
  • Math π-neers

Recent achievement in this area

4\ Science

https://youtu.be/wVygh2Lpt2o

Do I have a strong interest in this area?

Our former SH (Physics), Mr Jacky Tan, explains what someone who excels in this area is like and how the Gift Finder determines if that might be you.

Explore further with our teachers!

https://youtu.be/NPm5xPxx2X8

Science - Which balloon will burst?

by the Science Department

https://youtu.be/A7jf_isPjZk

Food & Consumer Education - Making your own mayonnaise

by the Craft & Tech Department

Opportunities in WDL to develop in this area

Subjects

  • Science
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Food & Consumer Education
  • Nutrition & Food Science (formerly known as Food & Consumer Education)

Exposure for all

  • Learning through inquiry
  • Hands-on experiments and Practical Experience

Stretching those with strong interests

  • External competitions
  • Woodlands Scientists Programme (Lower Sec)
  • Science Centre Enrichment Programme

Recent achievement in this area

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Honourable Mention

Singapore Physics Olympiad 2022