Initially shy, Jesseca quickly warmed up to her classmates. When Madam Tan Tnar Chuan (sitting on her left), breaks out in Cantonese, Jesseca perks up and switches to the dialect. “It’s the only dialect I’m comfortable speaking – my dad’s Cantonese,” she says. Channel 8 drama, Portrait of Home). You’re very pretty!” replies Madam Tan.
Jasmine Ng, arts and crafts instructor at Jia Ying Senior Activity Centre, teaches Jesseca and her classmates how to make a tote out of an old T-shirt.