10 must-reads for today

Pupils participating in Lianhua Primary School's science programme, which runs every Thursday during part of recess time.
Pupils participating in Lianhua Primary School's science programme, which runs every Thursday during part of recess time.ST PHOTO: TIMOTHY DAVID

1 Hands-on way of learning

Schools are designing interesting activities to get students to apply what they have learnt, reflecting the greater emphasis on experiential learning in the education system here over the years. Lianhua Primary School, for example, runs a science programme for pupils based on its gardens.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on December 19, 2018, with the headline '10 must-reads for today'. Print Edition | Subscribe