Vidura College Kalutara branch talented budding orators, writers, singers, reciters, actors, showcased their language and literature prowess amidst a an audience on October 30 at Divisional Secretarial Auditorium Kalutara to celebrate the month of literacy.
The chief guest was Rohan Ranatunga the academic coordinator of Pasdunrata National College of Education, language editor of the school text books series and a member of the English curriculum grid committee for the new education reforms. D.G. Sumanasekara the Principal of Vidura College Colombo and many other distinguished guests participated the occasion.
The concept of Language Day has been able to meticulously craft the public speaking abilities along with reading and writing skills in Sinhala, English and Tamil of students by creating a platform for them to blossom into a world of challenges & Obstacles in terms of languages.
Grade 1 – 11 students participated in English and Sinhala recitation, speech, essay writing, handwriting, lyrical composing and debating competitions while Tamil competitions were limited to recitation and dictation.
As a school we have opened platforms for students to achieve their targets. Language day is one of those platforms which provides students the fitting format and stage to freely and leisurely talk, write and act on various topics which help them to develop their speaking abilities and their personality alike.
One hundred and twenty two winners received medals, trophies and certificates.
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