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OUTDOOR
LEARNING JOURNEYS

Learn beyond the confines of a Classroom.

Our learning journeys in Singapore offer a breath of fresh air to traditional educational settings. By stepping into the great outdoors, students explore diverse environments and subjects, sparking their curiosity and fostering a deep sense of exploration - all aligned with the MOE curriculum.

OUR LEARNING JOURNEYS

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KAMPONG GELAM
LEARNING JOURNEY

"THE ORIGIN STORY"

ROUTE

Malay Heritage Centre (History & Culture)

Masjid Sultan (Places of Worship)

Gedung Kuning (Community)

Bussorah Street (Pilgrimage)

Alsagoff Arab Street (Education)

Arab Street (Traditional trades)

Hajjah Fatimah Mosque (Places of Worship)

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

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Greater Cultural Appreciation

Deepen & explore the impact of Islam and the annual Hajj on the old Royal Citadel on Singapore’s economic landscape.

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Explore Singapore’s Trading Legacy

Discover how traditional trades coexist with modern businesses and observe the proximity of religious sites to entertainment outlets.

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Discover National Heroes

Delve into the significance of conservation amidst Singapore’s push for modernization, understanding the importance of preserving heritage in building a livable environment.

Embark on a outdoor learning journey in Singapore, exploring the old Royal Citadel and the palace of the Malay Sultan.

 

Witness the cultural significance as you visit prayer sites and burial grounds. Immerse yourself in the vibrant streets where traditional trades blend with trendy boutique hipster shops adorned with captivating street art.

LITTLE INDIA
LEARNING JOURNEY

"A FEAST FOR THE SENSES"

Embark on an immersive outdoor learning journey in Singapore's Little India, where you can feast your senses on the wonders of Indian culture. Discover the origins of the Indian community and delve into their rich heritage.

 

Experience the vibrant religious practices by visiting a Hindu temple and witness awe-inspiring festivals.

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LEARNING OBJECTIVES

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Greater Cultural Appreciation

Explore the rich diversity within Little India, reinforcing the concept of racial and religious harmony within specific ethnic enclaves in Singapore.

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Increased Sense of Belonging & Patriotism

Immerse yourself in the vibrant culture of the local Indian community, learning about their customs, occupations, and cuisine.

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Nation-Building Appreciation

Discover the iconic landmarks of Little India that hold significant memories for many Singaporeans.

ROUTE

Campbell Lane (Culture & Traditions)

Tekka Market (Ethnic Cuisine)

Little India Arcade (Traditional Trades)

Abdul Ghafoor Mosque (Places of Worship)

Sri Veeramakaliamman Temple

(Places of Worship)

Traditional Trade Mural (Traditional Trades)

Indian Heritage Centre

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SINGAPORE RIVER
LEARNING JOURNEY

"THE LIFELINE OF SINGAPORE"

The Singapore River holds numerous prestigious titles such as the birthplace of modern Singapore and a significant trade route. It stands as a prominent landmark among rivers in Singapore, earning the distinction of being the Grand Dame.

By immersing yourself in the stories surrounding the Singapore River, you will uncover the remarkable development narrative of Singapore and foster a profound sense of pride and connection with our cherished island home.

ROUTE

Boat Quay (Trade and Industry)

National Gallery of Singapore

(Singapore’s Judiciary System)

Cavenagh Bridge (Urban Infrastructure)

Arts House @ Old Parliament

(Water Resources)

Raffles Place (Urban Planning)

Victoria Theatre and Concert Hall

(History of the Old Building)

Old Hill Street Police Station 

(Various Government Agencies)

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

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Nation-Building Appreciation

Explore the significance of infrastructure such as quays, piers, docks, and bridges along the Singapore River, and learn about the diverse trades that contributed to the success of colonial Singapore.

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Understanding The Singapore Government

Recognize the importance of citizen involvement in building a meritocratic and incorruptible nation through understanding Singapore's government functions.

Strengthen Nationalism

Gain an understanding of the resources vital for defending Singapore as an island and recognize their significance.

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CHINATOWN LEARNING JOURNEY

"TALES OF OUR FOREFATHERS"

Explore the captivating history of Chinatown as we delve into the life of "Ah Gu," a Chinese coolie who arrived in Singapore in 1890. Through his compelling journey, immerse yourself in the experiences of early Chinese immigrants, gaining insight into their struggles, aspirations, fears, and resilience in the harsh realities of 19th Century Chinatown.

 

Discover the profound significance of our forefathers' stories in understanding the development of Singapore.

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LEARNING OBJECTIVES

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Increased Sense of Belonging & Patriotism

Recognize the paramount importance of racial and religious harmony in Singapore, trace its roots back to the early days of our founding, and appreciate the evolving sense of kinship among diverse communities.

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Understanding The Life of Locals in The Past

Learn about living conditions endured by past immigrants known as Sinkehs in the tumultuous setting of Chinatown. Acknowledge their resilience and sacrifices that contributed to our present state.

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Greater Cultural Appreciation

Explore notable landmarks within Chinatown & uncover hidden gems while rekindling appreciation for the heritage and charm exuded by this remarkable enclave.

ROUTE

Thian Hock Keng Temple

(Religious customs)

Mural behind Thian Hock Keng Temple

(Religious customs)

Sago Lane or Li Clan Association,

Ann Siang Hill (Immigrant Journey)

 

Teck Soon Medical Hall

(Traditional Chinese Medicine)

South Bridge Road

(Cultural Diversity)

Chinatown Complex (Social Community)

One North Learning Journey

ONE NORTH
LEARNING JOURNEY

"SILICON VALLEY OF SINGAPORE"

Singapore has undergone a remarkable transformation, evolving from a backwater into a thriving metropolis. One-North is a dynamic hub that plays a crucial role in providing local start-ups with the opportunity to experiment, conduct research, and flourish.

 

Join us in exploring the vibrant ecosystem of one-north, often referred to as the "Silicon Valley of Singapore," as we showcase diverse local start-ups and delve into their inspiring stories of turning ideas into reality.

ROUTE

Fusionopolis

Ace Ideation Centre

Timbre+

JTC Launchpad

Block 71 / Pollinate

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

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Nation-Building Appreciation

Acknowledge the dedicated efforts of our forefathers in safeguarding Singapore's economic sustainability & addressing challenges such as unemployment and financial instability.

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Understand Singapore's Economic Legacy

Understand Singapore's forthcoming economy, learn about our innovation hubs & the strategic measures taken to maintain our global competitiveness.

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Increased Sense of Belonging & Patriotism

Appreciate the remarkable achievements of our local startups & entrepreneurs, finding inspiration to contribute to Singapore's future in their unique capacities.

FORT CANNING HILL LEARNING JOURNEY

"THE LEGEND OF THE HILL"

Contrary to popular belief, Singapore was not merely a sleepy fishing village prior to the arrival of the British. Since the 14th Century, our island had a thriving economic landscape.

 

As we forge ahead in expanding our trade connections and international relations, it is crucial to remember our roots and the diligent endeavors that have shaped our nation. With Fort Canning's abundant historical and natural heritage, it serves as an ideal start for delving into Singapore's precolonial history and maritime narrative.

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LEARNING OBJECTIVES

Understand Singapore's Economic Legacy

Uncover the enduring significance of Singapore as a bustling trading hub since the 14th Century & recognize its pivotal role  in shaping our modern-day economy.

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Increased Sense of Belonging & Patriotism

Reflect on Singapore's urban development & economic growth over the years as well as Fort Canning's vital role in communication during this evolution.

Greater Cultural Appreciation

Appreciate Singapore's achievements in the maritime industry & understand the need to safeguard this economic advantage.

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ROUTE

Fort Canning Green (Legends of Fort Canning)

Spice Garden (Trade and Commerce)

Archaeological Excavation Site

(Preserving heritage)

Parit Singapura (Pre-Colonial Singapore)

Maritime Corner (Maritime History)

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BOTANIC GARDENS
LEARNING JOURNEY

"FIRST UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITE"

Embark on a fascinating journey to uncover the historical roots of Singapore's national garden concept, tracing back to 1822 when the original purpose was to identify viable crops for cultivation in the area.

 

Join us as we delve into the global significance of the Singapore Botanic Gardens, recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site and a crucial botanical institution.

ROUTE

Vanda Miss Joaquim (National Orchid Garden)

VIP Orchid Garden (National Orchid Garden)

 

 

Tan Hoon Siang Mist House

(National Orchid Garden)

London Millennium Rubber Tree

(Singapore Botanical Gardens)

Rainforest

(Singapore Botanical Gardens)

Bandstand

(Singapore Botanical Gardens)

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

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Discover Botany

Enhance your knowledge of the diverse flora within the garden, exploring various plant types and engaging in discussions about the garden's functions and conservation practices.

Greater Cultural Appreciation

Appreciate the significance of the Orchid Breeding Programme, which has been fostering goodwill and strengthening international bonds since 1956.

Awareness on Conservation Efforts

Discover rare & endangered species residing in Singapore's oldest forest, an invaluable natural asset that plays a pivotal role in preserving the rainforest ecosystem.

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