Review of the KBSR/KSSR English Language Syllabus – Philosophy and design of syllabus – Features of syllabus, components and organization of curriculums. KBSR HSP Year 6 by gelamkhovan in Types > Government & Politics. THE SYLLABUS The English language syllabus at the primary school level specifies. KBSR ENGLISH Educational Emphases SYLLABUS. STANDARD The English Language Curriculum for Primary Schools aims to equip pupils with.

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She determines what is to be taught this need not necessarily coincide with what is, or has to be learnt by the passive pupiland she has this awful hold over the academic future of the child in the classroom!

This is mainly because of an impractical teacher-pupil ratio 1: Endnotes For purposes of convenience, the student will be referred to as “he” and the teacher as “she”.

There is no denying that the role of the KBSR teacher has kbzr extremely challenging, especially in view of the fact that her change of engllsh has received no bureaucratic recognition. For instance, it can be a self-contained unit that can be completed within a relatively short period of time, if necessary. Task-based learning has many other characteristics that makes it suitable as a technique which can be incorporated within the methodology of the KBSR.

Reinforce with examples – sweet, sour and savoury, vegetarian and non-vegetarian. She must be able to diagnose the specific learning needs of the students and cater to these.

The system will fail unless the teacher fully understands the principles, aims and methodology that shapes the KBSR. For example, in order to acquire skill 5. Learning takes place in stages, so activities need to be planned according to goals and sub-goals, and terminal 2 skills and sub-skills.


syllabhs The traditional educational system in this country has always seen the teacher as the central figure in the classroom – she is the dispenser of knowledge which she keeps in a vast storehouse within her. The skill of categorization can be taught in many different ways, but what is important is that the student should be able to apply the skill to any theme or topic that he might encounter in future, and use it in any problem-solving, or living-skills situation.

Then, she asked the group to combine the sentences into a short story, which the group leader would read aloud to the class.

The above recommendation is aimed at diminishing this problem. For instance, they may not be able to imagine themselves being englihs to use skill 5. Teacher provides clues, orally, regarding the identity of an animal that she has in mind, and calls on students to guess the name of the animal.

She has to, quite often, cope with a frightening teacher-pupil ratio of 1: To illustrate this, let us take a look at skills Some of the above recommendations may be difficult to implement, but if the KBSR is to succeed, they have to be given serious attention as the system is heavily dependent on the role of the teacher.

KBSR- Constraints and Guidelines

syllabuus The former emphasizes the basic communication skills, that is, reading, writing and arithmetic. The KBSR is rooted in sound educational theories, but it depends for its success to a very large extent, on a trained, dedicated and hard working teaching-force which needs massive support from the administrative and bureaucratic machinery that surrounds it. There are, kbxr course, the regular holiday courses, but, according to many of the teachers, these are still not adequate.

Teachers should be trained to create materials and activities that exploit the KBSR methodology.

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This kind of guidance can take the form of more guided worksheets, more intensive monitoring, or, at times, even different kinds of activities which would ultimately allow them to reach the same goal. The rules of the game are as follows: The above are just a few of the problems that the KBSR teacher has to contend with while trying to cope with the heavy demands made by the new curriculum.


She is heavily loaded with administrative and co-curricular work in addition to her teaching duties. If nobody is able to get the right answer, the group that has thought of the animal gets five marks. Explain that food can be grouped categorized in many ways.

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This event will enylish held at University englush Nottingham Malaysia from 8. She is subject to parental and administrative pressure to provide evidence of ‘proper” englisy and assessment; for example, pupils’ books must contain extensive written work homework assignments that must exhibit evidence of marking, or correction, despite the fact that some teaching activities cannot be subjected to this kind of assessment.

The example of activities for section 3. Each group should ask questions of the group that is numerically next to them Group one should ask Group two, and so on. Each group is to think of three animals, as well as devise some questions 10 to 12 that they can.

Interactive learning is upheld in the KBSR methodology because it is both fun-filled and pedagogically sound. The students would have to ask each other questions about personal details Wh- questions such as “When is your birthday?