Our Journey to Nationhood

Singapore’s journey to nationhood has not been easy. Expose your students to Singapore’s hard-won battles during the post-war years, the development of governance since the colonial era and the emergence of Singapore as an independent nation.

Designed to complement the Primary School Social Studies curriculum, these programmes will reinforce your classroom lessons and enhance students’ understanding of key issues pertaining to Singapore’s history during its independence years.

Civic District Heritage Trail™

  • Understand the roles and responsibilities of government
  • Trace the development of governance in Singapore and appreciate the contributions of leaders from the colonial era to the present
  • Retrace Singapore’s path to nationhood through important monuments located in the Civic District
  • Learn about past riots and gain a better understanding of the importance of racial and religious harmony
  • Visit organs of state to gain a better understanding of the institutions

Recommended for Primary 4- 6