Aesthetics Level-Wide Programmes
To provide students of Punggol Secondary School multiple pathways and opportunities to success, in line with our school vision of nurturing students to be Achievers with Character, 21st Century 君子 jun zi.
In the process of acquiring new skills, students will develop and display school values of Propriety, Righteousness, Integrity and Self-respect (礼义廉耻).
LEVEL AESTHETICS PROGRAMME
Students are exposed to the learning of DanceSports in a 12-hour programme. During the process, students would be able to develop the skills of perspective taking by taking on the leader and follower role, as well as self-reflection through the platform of e-journal. Participants who show strong passion will also receive advanced training and showcase their talents through different performance platforms.
MUSIC PERCUSSION PROGRAMME
In this module, students are exposed to traditional hand percussion such as the Djembe, Conga and Bongo. Besides learning drumming fundamentals such as rhythm, beat counts and hand drumming grooves, students are also able to benefit from cognitive stimulation as they learn to adapt to new coordination challenges. Students also develop socially as traditional drums are often played in groups known as “drum circles”.
STAFF AESTHETICS WORKSHOP
Staff Aesthetics is designed to enhance aesthetics appreciation and experiences of the staff of Punggol Secondary School.
This year, 2018 Staff Aesthetics collaborated with the PE department to allow teachers to choose their type of learning. This includes activities like Street Jazz, Mocktail making and Pastry making,
Besides school based performances, various aesthetics groups are often invited to perform at public events.
Here are some examples of the many performances by our aesthetic groups.
· Performance for Rhythm @ Punggol Town Square by Dance and Percussion
· Performance at Tan Tock Seng Hospital by Dancesports, Percussion and Gu Zheng