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Applied Learning Programmes (ALP)

The Sustainability Education – Nurturing Students to be Stewards of Our Environment programme (ALP), develops skills, knowledge and values that promotes behaviors in support of a sustainable environment. The learning experiences aim to create the awareness of the responsibility students have for the quality of the environment, conserve precious resources and hone SEL and 21st CC skills through Inquiry-based Learning and Investigative Case-based Learning.


P1 and P2 “Kids for Nature” programme

Learning scopes:

1. Students explore the natural environment around them

2. Students develop their social and emotional competencies through working in teams

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Students learning about plants through the exploring the physical environment.


P3 “Organic Veggie Wall” programme

Learning scopes:

1) Students experience growing their own organic vegetables in school

2) Students develop a sense of responsibility in growing their vegetables


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                                      Planting the vegetables                                




P3 “Every Child a Seed” programme

Learning scopes:

1. Students experience growing their own potted plants

2. Students develop a sense of responsibility in growing their plants

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                    Student growing their own pot of plant in their homes.





P4 “Clean Plate Campaign”

Learning scopes:

1) Students learn how food waste can be processed into compost

2) Students understand and appreciate the importance of reducing and recycling food waste



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       Clean plates after meal           Using compost from food waste as fertiliser for growing plants







P4 “Crop Buzz” programme

Learning scopes:

1) Students get hands-on experience in growing their own crops

2) Students learn how to work as a class to take care of their crops


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                                                                        Students planting their own crops




P5 “Crop Buzz” programme

Learning scopes:

1. Students learn about the reproduction cycle of a flowering plant

2. Students experience working together in teams to grow a flowering plant in school

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Students sowing lady's finger seeds and watering the soil





P5 Community Outreach

Learning scopes:

1) Students advocate messages on the 'importance of saving water' to the public as ambassadors

2) Students develop confidence in engaging public audience


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    Teaching the preschoolers how to play the game                 Facilitating and assisting them in the activities



P6 Community Outreach

Learning scopes:

1) Students advocate messages on “Reduce, Reuse and Recycle” to the public as ambassadors

2) Students develop confidence in engaging public audience


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Engaging the public in games made by our ambassadors         Photo taken with GOH Mr Henry Kwek (MP Nee Soon GRC)