English continues in the world as the major language in communicating your thoughts and ideas on a global scale. Aside from being a popular language, English continues to rule in business world. Why am I saying these things? It’s because we want you to be ready for this global competition. As means of helping our dear Don Vicente Rama Memorial National High School Students to face these challenges, we are happy to bring you the 2015 ENGLISH FESTIVAL with the theme “Embracing post-modern literature vis-à-vis effective communication skills in the 21st century”! In behalf of our English Teachers, administrators and PTA officers, we would like to give you the A-B-C rationale of the Festival.
A – Aiming for quality English education – The English festival promotes quality English skills such as speaking, reading, writing and listening. Indeed the enrichment activities through the English Festival will develop your speech through many competitions providing opportunities for you to improve their way of articulation, pronunciation, intonation that strengthens your oral skills.
B- Better understanding of the people from our nation and our culture by way of effective communication and collaboration with Theatre arts and music. We will present to you the 2-day theatre play titled,” Family and Society: Reminiscing the Masterpieces of the Philippine Drama to reinforce appreciation of our own culture.
C- Connecting you to the post modern literary arts by reading books as a way of appreciation in using the second language. English festival communicates to you the value of literature for enrichment of your lives. You will appreciate your favorite characters from your favorite novels such as Game of Thrones, Hunger Games, Twilight, Harry Potter, Hobbit and much more, as these characters will come to life on the Mr. & Ms. Mythical Icon.
So, what are we waiting for! Let’s help one another and be motivated to join us to our annual English Festival 2015. Let’s A- aim for quality English Education, B- Better understanding of our own Filipino culture and C- Connecting to the Post Modern Literary Arts in order for us to be globally competitive and be ready for all the challenges ahead.