Library visit fosters reading culture among kindergarteners

Daniel Lim

More than 130 kindergarteners in KG2 and KG3 of St James’ School, Kuala Belait accompanied by six teachers visited the Belait District Language and Literature Bureau (DBP) Library located on the corner of Jalan Padang and Jalan Mckerron, Kuala Belait yesterday.

Led by Kindergarten Supervisor of the school Susan Pineda Escobido, the group was welcomed by Head of the DBP Belait District Branch Suziana binti Mostaffa.

The kindergarteners learnt more about the functions and mission of the library. They also toured facilities available at the library.

The group also participated in ‘Reading Circle’, making of traditional head wear, story time, ‘Brain Gym’ and fruits game activities.

The school hoped that the visit will help instil a reading culture among the kindergarteners.

Kindergarteners during the visit. PHOTO: ST JAMES SCHOOL
Kindergarteners participate in an activity during the visit