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Character & Citizenship Education




Character and Citizenship Programmes

Teacher-Student Relationship and Student-Student Relationship


·         Interactive and bonding activities with friends and teachers in Form Teacher Guidance Periods

·         One-to-One Interactive Conversations with Form Teacher/s

·         PRe-Assembly Moments by teachers and pupils (PRAM)

·         Weekly What Went Well Moments

·         Positive Moments Journals

·         Gratitude Cards and Letters

·         THRIVE Fiesta

·         Buddy Programme (P1 and P4, P2 and P5)


Values-In Action Project Works


·         Class Posters

·         Visits to Senior Activity Centres

·         Buddy Clean Programmes

·         Donation Drive for Singapore Children’s Society

·         Donation Drive for Needy Families

·         Support Staff Appreciation Day



Character and Citizenship Education (CCE) lessons in Mother Tongue

·         Engaging activities and lessons on core values, knowledge and skills in Mother Tongue and English


National Education

·         Learning Journeys aligned to Social Studies themes and National Education

·         NE Ambassadors Programme and training (P3 to P6)

·         Commemoration of NE Events (Total Defence Day, International Friendship Day, Racial Harmony Day and National Day)


Learning for Life Programme @ Westwood Primary

Our Focus: Inspiring Student Leadership and Community Service through Positive Education


Student Leadership and Community Service Focus

Programmes & Platforms

Positive Education Focus & Strategies

Lower Primary

Leading in my class & Caring for my community

  • Class Leadership Roles for all
  • Pre-Assembly Moments (PRAM)
  • Programme for Active Learning (PAL) to build Social & Emotional Learning competencies
  • THRIVE Fiesta through CCE Experiences
  • Values-In-Action Programme focused on Honouring our Families and the Elderly in the community



Positive Relationships, Positive Emotions

  • Establishing a Culture of Trust in the classroom
  • Facilitating Pupils’ Self-Management Skills such as using the “Stop-Think-Do” model
  • Providing opportunities for pupils to reflect on their week through “What Went Well”

Middle Primary

Leading in my school & Contributing to my community

  • Junior Prefect Roles
  • CCA Junior Leader Roles
  • House Junior Captain Roles
  • Cyberwellness Ambassadors Roles
  • Presentation opportunities at Pre-Assembly Moments (PRAM)
  • Student Voices at THRIVE Fiesta
  • Values-In-Action Programme focused on caring for the environment and helping the less privileged



Positive Engagement, Positive Health

  • Prompting pupils’ ownership of learning through pupil-initiated projects
  • Self-directed learning opportunities through project work
  • Developing pupils’ resilience with a  range of challenges and opportunities, as well as a means to reflect upon and processing setbacks

Upper Primary

Leading beyond my school & Making a Difference in my community

  • Senior Prefect Roles with mentoring of junior prefects
  • CCA Senior Leader Roles
  • House Captain Roles
  • Cyberwellness Ambassadors Roles
  • Presentation opportunities at Pre-Assembly Moments (PRAM)
  • Student Booths at THRIVE Fiesta
  • Values-In-Action Programme focused on student-led community involvement projects
  • Hosting opportunities during school and cluster events
  • Representing the school in zonal, national and international events or competitions



Positive Purpose,

Positive  Accomplishment

  • Encouraging pupils to contribute to their communities by leveraging their unique talents and skills
  • Nurturing pupils to be compassionate leaders who are able to impart their knowledge and skills to others



Head of Department (CCE & LLP & Upper Primary Year Head) : Mdm Sophia Tan

Subject Head (VIA & LLP) : Mrs Tan Phui Lea

Subject Head (Student Management & Leadership) : Mr Premnath

Student Management & Leadership


Mr Jonathan Chng

(P1 & P2)

Mr Khairul

(P3 & P4)

Mr Rafik

(P5 & P6)


Discipline Duties

Mr Prasad

Mr Ridhwan

Ms Anisah

Mr Eleazhar


Prefectorial Board

Ms Ng Ley Huey

Mr Alan Ng

Ms Liu Haixin

Mr Seet Wee Key


CCA Leadership

Mr Khairul

Ms Muza


Character & Citizenship Education



Social Studies


Upper Pri

Ms Janice Foo

Ms Jurveen

Ms Eliza Tan


Middle Primary

Ms Elaine Lew

Ms Joycelyn


Lower Primary

Ms Tan Sze Yi

Mdm Jamaliah

Mdm Vivian Lim

Ms Swee Giok Boi

Ms Siti

Mdm Elna

Mdm Alamu

Ms Khaizuran


Mrs Agnes Seah

Ms Saraswathi

Mdm Noradilah

Mdm Alamu

Ms Wei Jun Ying

Ms Sandy Lim

Ms Zhou Liting

Ms Lim Shae Min