On October 3, 10 and 24, a total of 60 groups of S5-6 students joined the lunchtime DSE group discussion practice in the School Hall. The activity aimed at improving students’ communication skills so as to better prepare them for English Paper 4 in the HKDSE. In groups of 4, students practised the 8-minute group discussion, followed by the 1-minute individual response. After listening to the teacher’s advice on how to give appropriate and natural responses, most participants performed satisfactorily in the discussion.
On 4th Oct 2018, our Secondary Four and Five Geography students participated in this event. Themed “ Towards a Weather and climate Resilient World “, the lecture was presented by Prof. Petteri Taalas, the Secretary-General of World Meteorological Organization and the laureate of 2018 LUI Che Woo Prize for Welfare Betterment. Through this activity, our students can broaden their horizons and enrich their knowledge on extreme weather and climatic hazards. Our students showed much enthusiasm and learned a lot in this event.
From 16th to 18th July 2018, Secondary 4 students of our school participated in the Leadership Training Workshops and Day Camp organized by the School Extra-curricular Activities Committee. They learned the skills of team building, leadership and problem-solving. The workshops and day camp aimed to equip students with self-confidence and skills of co-operation, and prepare them to be student leaders.
Students, teachers, alumni and friends of CDGFSS gathered to round up the school’s 30th anniversary celebration by holding a Variety Show on 7 July, 2018.
There was a multitude of events during the show, including orchestral music and chorus, English choral speaking, dance and A Cappella, presented by the concerted efforts of our students, alumni and teachers. The highlight of the show was the musical ‘The Secret Garden’.
“Maths Arena 2018” was successfully held on 3rd July 2018. A total of 21 teams from 11 primary schools in Tseung Kwan O actively participated in the competition. Our students designed 8 tasks for this game, covering mathematical concepts such as speed-calculation, geometry, and various problem-solving skills. We aimed at cultivating their interests in mathematics and guiding students to discover the beauty of mathematics. They all deepened their understanding of mathematics after finishing the challenging yet interesting tasks and had an enjoyable afternoon.
Congratulations to Chi Lin Buddhist Primary School, Tseung Kwan O Government Primary School and Tseung Kwan O Catholic Primary School, who were the Champion, 1st Runner-up and 2nd Runner-up respectively of this competition. We also appreciate and express our gratitude to the efforts made by all participants.