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Bonding Singapore (II)
Recap <ul><li>What are the challenges of a multi-ethnic society?  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Managing perceptions of different ...
Can ethnic diversity be managed? <ul><li>Building a national identify </li></ul><ul><li>Safeguarding the interests of the ...
 
 
 
<ul><li>What do the jersey mean to you? </li></ul><ul><li>What does the jersey symbolised? </li></ul>
<ul><li>Does this building mean anything to you? </li></ul>
 
 
 
What make us Singaporean?
Building a national identify <ul><li>Multi-racialism </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Promotes equality among different ethnic groups...
 
Building a national identify <ul><li>Common practices </li></ul><ul><ul><li>School </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Singing ...
 
<ul><li>Do you think is it important to attending flag raising ceremony? </li></ul><ul><li>Do you think is it important to...
 
 
 
 
 
 
<ul><li>Do the above images look familiar to you? </li></ul>
One of the objectives of HDB <ul><li>A key priority of HDB is the building of cohesive communities within its towns. Hence...
Building a national identify <ul><li>Common practices </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Lifestyle </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Stay ...
 
 
 
Building a national identify <ul><li>Others </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Celebrating National Day </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>...
Isn’t it beautiful?
 
National Day Parade
 
Building a national identify <ul><li>Bilingualism </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Introduced in 1966 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>To l...
Shared military experience during NS Common facilities in HDB estates Activities conducted during CCA These activities can...
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Sec 3 Exp Bonding Singapore (2)

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Sec 3 Exp Bonding Singapore (2)

  1. 1. Bonding Singapore (II)
  2. 2. Recap <ul><li>What are the challenges of a multi-ethnic society? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Managing perceptions of different racial groups </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Managing perceptions of different religious groups </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Threats from external forces </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. Can ethnic diversity be managed? <ul><li>Building a national identify </li></ul><ul><li>Safeguarding the interests of the minority groups </li></ul><ul><li>Developing common space </li></ul>
  4. 7. <ul><li>What do the jersey mean to you? </li></ul><ul><li>What does the jersey symbolised? </li></ul>
  5. 8. <ul><li>Does this building mean anything to you? </li></ul>
  6. 12. What make us Singaporean?
  7. 13. Building a national identify <ul><li>Multi-racialism </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Promotes equality among different ethnic groups and religious group. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Equal opportunities to succeed regardless of background </li></ul></ul>
  8. 15. Building a national identify <ul><li>Common practices </li></ul><ul><ul><li>School </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Singing the national anthem </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Taking the pledge </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Attending the flag raising </li></ul></ul></ul>
  9. 17. <ul><li>Do you think is it important to attending flag raising ceremony? </li></ul><ul><li>Do you think is it important to sing the national anthem ? </li></ul><ul><li>Do you think is it important to take the pledge? </li></ul>
  10. 24. <ul><li>Do the above images look familiar to you? </li></ul>
  11. 25. One of the objectives of HDB <ul><li>A key priority of HDB is the building of cohesive communities within its towns. Hence, living environments are provided with community spaces for residents to mingle and interact. Public housing policies and schemes are formulated not only to meet changing needs and aspirations, but also in support of national objectives such as racial harmony , stronger family ties, and focus as well on sectors of the population in need of specific attention such as the elderly and those who may be in financial difficulty. And with a network of branch offices islandwide, HDB ensures that it is well-integrated in the daily lives of the community it serves. </li></ul>
  12. 26. Building a national identify <ul><li>Common practices </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Lifestyle </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Stay in HDB </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Education </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Same educational system unlike N. Ireland </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>PSLE </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>GCE ‘O’ Level </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>GCE ‘A’ Level </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>ITE </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Polytechnic </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>NUS / NTU </li></ul></ul></ul></ul>
  13. 30. Building a national identify <ul><li>Others </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Celebrating National Day </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>To promote patriotism </li></ul></ul></ul>
  14. 31. Isn’t it beautiful?
  15. 33. National Day Parade
  16. 35. Building a national identify <ul><li>Bilingualism </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Introduced in 1966 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>To learn English and Mother tongue </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>English is used as the language linking to the different ethnic groups </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Non-native language </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>MT is used to impart moral values and cultural traditions of each ethnic group </li></ul></ul>
  17. 36. Shared military experience during NS Common facilities in HDB estates Activities conducted during CCA These activities can be publicized by sending pamphlets to residents I think this is effective because people from different racial and religious groups meet and Participation in activities creates avenues for interaction Activities organised by People’s Association (PA) How can this common space be improved? Is effective in promoting social cohesion? How does it facilitate interaction and bonding ? An example of common space created

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