Dataran Merdeka (Merdeka Square) is one of the most prominent landmarks in Malaysia, located right in the heart of Kuala Lumpur, the nation’s capital city. It is an iconic historical site where Malaysians officially declared their independence from British in 1957.
What is the meaning of freedom? Why is independence something worth fighting for? In this Learning Experience (LE), learners will explore how national independence shapes our cultural identity. This Learning Experience is generally suitable for learners from Lower Secondary onwards. Cover image obtained from Wikimedia .