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Lower Primary English

Ages 6-7

For students who are in Primary 1 and 2.

Students will:

  • gain exposure to narratives, simple, rhymes and poems, instructions, recounts and information reports
  • learn sentence punctuation, rhyming words, new vocabulary in context
  • develop phonics skills to enable students to become independent readers
  • express ideas and take turns in speaking


The curriculum is supplemented with the course book Oxford International English 1 - Student Activity Book 1 (HKD $118). Please purchase this book when you check out.


Middle Primary English

Ages 8-9

For students who are in Primary 3 and 4.

Students will: 

  • read from a variety of texts, such as narratives, poems, letters, play scripts and traditional tales
  • use a range of powerful verbs, adjectives and imperative verbs
  • extend sentences to compound and complex sentences
  • develop and organise ideas, and express them using the correct language choices in both presentations and written tasks

The curriculum is supplemented with the course books Oxford International English 3 - Student Activity Book 3  and Workbook 3 (HKD $260). Please purchase these books when you check out.


Upper Primary English

Ages 10-11

For students who are in Primary 5 and 6

Students will:

  • be further exposed to different forms of narratives - mystery, fantasy, adventures, science fiction; biographies, poems and songs 
  • learn spelling strategies, explore word definitions and use new words in context
  • develop writer's imagery techniques through exposure to different text types and authors
  • hone oral skills to be able to speak confidently

The curriculum is supplemented with the course books Oxford International English 5 - Student Activity Book 5 and Workbook 5 (HKD $260). Please purchase these books when you check out.