Stage 1: Singing ‘dictation’

‘Singlish’ in the classroom: Lessons will generally follow a similar format, though there will be changes from time to time depending on the material being used. 1. Introduction: Do not give them the title. The song is sung once through and the students listen. They are asked to write down …

‘Singlish’ for the non singer

‘Singlish’ in the Classroom ‘Singlish’ as a method does not require the teacher to be a singer or player. It is easier, of course, however a recording can be used and with repeats works well. This method can be used when the singer is either unavailable or absent for a …

Student vocabulary:

‘Singlish’ in the Classroom Throughout the course students will collect a vocabulary which should be formatted into columns on the computer. This will have two sections (or more if desirable) Verbs, with both the present and past forms, should be separated from other words . Other words can be separated …

Stage 2 Investigations and essays: Task 3

‘Singlish’ in the classroom: Group project: Students will work in groups to produce a wall display. The whole of this work will be aimed at producing team work and there will be an assessment on team work at the conclusion. 1. There was no element of team work observed 2. …

Stage 2: Investigations and essays: Task 2

‘Singlish’ in the classroom: A full essay of two to three hand written pages (1000 words), computer generated cover sheet, computer generated, original or photocopied illustrations relevant to the essay, properly annotated and appendices including a bibliography (showing where the material comes from) and the material sources they’ve used. Marking …

Stage 2: Investigations and Essays: task 1

‘Singlish’ in the classroom: A short essay of one or two A4 pages around 500 words, hand written. Marking criteria for essay: 1. Nothing significant handed in. 2. An attempt has been made to complete the hand written material (At least 1/3 normal page). The work is incomplete. 3. The …

Singlish Coursebook

A complete course in Singlish This book includes worksheets for doing singlish in the classroom and includes information on the songs and the history. The…