Malaysia-Education

School’s First Day 2014

School’s First Day 2014

The first day of school is the first day a school opens after the long vacation. It varies in different areas around the world because of the differences in weather, climate, season, and culture, but the normal pattern is for school to begin in late August or early September in the northern hemisphere and in late January or early February in Southern Hemisphere countries. The first day of Continue reading School’s First Day 2014

School Registration Day

School Registration Day

A primary school is an institution in which children receive the first stage of compulsory education known as primary or elementary education. In Malaysia, the first six years of compulsory formalized education take place in primary schools, and starts at the age of seven. School registration for Standard One in Malaysia usually commences on 1st March of each year and lasts til the end of Continue reading School Registration Day

Khatam

Khatam

Khatam means finish. The actual word is from Arabic. Khatam usually refers to finish up reading of the Holy Quran by a Muslim child. Children should finish up reads the Quran before the age of 13, but it is not compulsory. They learned from a religious teacher called Ustaz in primary school or from elderly Continue reading Khatam

Malaysia’s Independence Day 2013

Malaysia’s Independence Day 2013

(11 PHOTO TOTAL) – Hari Merdeka (Independence Day) is a national day of Malaysia commemorating the independence of the Federation of Malaya from British colonial rule in 1957, celebrated on August 31 each year. The effort for independence was spearheaded by Tunku Abdul Rahman, the first Prime Minister of Malaysia, who led a delegation of ministers and political leaders of Malaya in negotiations with the British Continue reading Malaysia’s Independence Day 2013