December 2015 Holiday Classes

Note that levels indicated are for students going into the level in 2016 (for eg. if indicated for P6, these are for students currently in P5 going on to P6 in 2016)

English

Fun Compo Writing P1-P2
Fun Compo Writing P3-P4
Fun Compo Writing P5-P6
Excelling in Comprehension P2-P3
Excelling in Comprehension P4-P6
Acing Comprehension Cloze P4-P6
Tackling Upper Pri Compo (1h lunch) P4-P6
How to Tackle New 3-Picture Compo P2-P3
Conquering the Oral Examination P4-P6
PSLE English Intensive Revision P6
English Preparation P1
Museum Excursion All Ages
Introduction to Lower Secondary Writing P6

Maths

Tackling PSLE Maths Problems P5-P6
Statistics and Data Analysis P5-Sec2
Preparing for Sec 1 Maths Sec1
Preparing for Sec 3 A-Maths Sec3
O’Levels E-Maths Intensive Revision Sec4
O’Levels A Maths Intensive Revision Sec4

Science

How to Study for Science and Maths P5-Sec2
Preparing for Sec 1 Science Sec1
Cool Science Experiments P3-P6
Intensive PSLE Science – Interactions P6
Straw Tower Project P5-Sec2
Egg Drop Project P5-Sec2
Intro to Upper Block Science P5

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Timetable

Mon 09-Nov Tue 10-Nov Wed 11-Nov Thu 12-Nov Fri 13-Nov Sat 14-Nov Sun 15-Nov
10am-12pm P1-P2 Fun Compo Writing 1 | $80 11am-2pm P4-P6 Excelling in Comprehension | $120
12-2pm P3-P4 Fun Compo Writing 1 | $80 3pm-5pm P4-P6 Acing Comprehension Cloze | $80
2-4pm P5-P6 Fun Compo Writing 1 | $80
Mon 16-Nov Tue 17-Nov Wed 18-Nov Thu 19-Nov Fri 20-Nov Sat 21-Nov Sun 22-Nov
10am-1pm P5-Sec2 Statistics and Data Analysis | $120 10am-1pm Sec4 O’Levels A Maths Intensive Revision | $120 10am-12pm P1-P2 Fun Compo Writing 2 | $80 10am-1pm P5-P6 Tackling PSLE Maths Problems | $120
2-5pm Sec1 Preparing for Sec 1 Maths | $120 2-5pm Sec4 O’Levels E maths Intensive Revision | $120 2-5pm Sec3 Preparing for Sec 3 A-Maths | $120 12-2pm P3-P4 Fun Compo Writing 2 | $80 11am-1pm P2-P3 Excelling in Comprehension | $80
2-4pm P5-P6 Fun Compo Writing 2 | $80 2pm-4pm P2-P3 How to Tackle New 3-Picture Compo | $80
Mon 23-Nov Tue 24-Nov Wed 25-Nov Thu 26-Nov Fri 27-Nov Sat 28-Nov Sun 29-Nov
10am-12pm P5-Sec2 How to Study for Science and Maths | $80 10am-1pm P5 Intro to Upper Block Science | $120 10am-4pm P4-P6 Tackling Upper Pri Compo Part 1 (1h lunch) | $400 10am-4pm P4-P6 Tackling Upper Pri Compo Part 2 (1h lunch) 10am-12pm P1-P2 Fun Compo Writing 3 | $80 11am-1pm P4-P6 Acing Comprehension Cloze | $80
2-5pm P6 Intensive PSLE Science – Interactions | $120 2-5pm P3-P6 Cool Science Experiments | $100 12-2pm P3-P4 Fun Compo Writing 3 | $80 2pm-5pm P6 PSLE English Intensive Revision | $120
2-5pm P1 English Preparation | $120 2-4pm P5-P6 Fun Compo Writing 3 | $80
Mon 30-Nov Tue 01-Dec Wed 02-Dec Thu 03-Dec Fri 04-Dec Sat 05-Dec Sun 06-Dec
10am-1pm P5-P6 Tackling PSLE Maths Problems | $120 10am-1pm P5-Sec2 Egg Drop Project | $100 10am-1pm P5-Sec2 Straw Tower Project | $100 10am-1pm P4-P6 Conquering the Oral Examination | $120 10am-1pm P5-Sec2 Statistics and Data Analysis | $120 11am-2pm P6 Introduction to Lower Secondary Writing | $150
2-5pm Sec1 Preparing for Sec 1 Maths | $120 2-6pm Sec1 Preparing for Sec 1 Science Part 1 | $320 2-6pm Sec1 Preparing for Sec 1 Science Part 2 2-6pm All Ages Museum Excursion | $200 2-5pm Sec4 O’Levels E-Maths Intensive Revision | $120 3pm-6pm P4-P6 Excelling in Comprehension | $120
10am-1pm Sec4 O’Levels A Maths Intensive Revision | $120
2-5pm Sec3 Preparing for Sec 3 A-Maths | $120
Mon 07-Dec Tue 08-Dec Wed 09-Dec Thu 10-Dec Fri 11-Dec Sat 12-Dec Sun 13-Dec
9am-1pm Sec1 Preparing for Sec 1 Science Part 1 | $320 9am-1pm Sec1 Preparing for Sec 1 Science Part 2 10am-1pm P3-P6 Cool Science Experiments | $100 10am-1pm P6 Intensive PSLE Science – Interactions | $120 10am-4pm P4-P6 Tackling Upper Pri Compo Part 2 (1h lunch)
2-5pm P5-Sec2 Straw Tower Project | $100 2-5pm P5-Sec2 Egg Drop Project | $100 2-5pm P5 Intro to Upper Block Science | $120 2-4pm P5-Sec2 How to Study for Science and Maths | $80
10am-4pm P4-P6 Tackling Upper Pri Compo Part 1 (1h lunch) | $400

English Classes

Fun-writing Saturday classes

Class 1-14 November, Class 2- 21 November, Class 3- 28 November Saturday
For P1-2:10am-12pm
P3-4: 12-2pm
P5-P6 2-4pm
Price: $80 each

-Classes 1, 2, 3 can be taken separately.
-As the three classes have different content, students are welcome to take part in all three or
just a couple of them. This is for parents who can’t commit to all three dates.
-All three allow the student to practise writing in a fun environment.
-Students work on stories that may not based on the curriculum each work:
they could be brainstorming together for a great story idea and take on roles as writers and
editors.
They could also be planning a movie script.
– The goal is to get the children to learn how to be creative, yet remain original and logical.
This way, we hope they have some fun during the holidays, yet learn skills which can be applied in their school compositions

Excelling in Open-ended Comprehension

Date: 15 November Sunday 11am-1pm OR 6 December Sunday 3pm-6pm
Price: $120
– To learn how to tackle new PSLE comprehension format
– Understand common mistakes of students and how to score with new sequencing,
true/false segment

Acing Comprehension Cloze

Date: 15 November Sunday 3pm-5pm OR 29 November Sunday 11am-1pm
Price: $80
– To learn how to find hints from a passage and get answers swiftly for comprehension cloze

Tackling Upper Primary Composition Class

Date: 26 and 27 November (Thursday and Friday) (10am-4pm) OR 10 and 11 December ( Thursday and Friday)
10am-4pm
Price: $400
One-hour lunch break, food provided
– To tackle the latest three-picture composition format; students will be taught how to plan, how to use five-senses to show, not tell in a composition and how not to go out of point with the new format.
– Situational composition will also be covered
– Class capped at eight students

Excelling Comprehension  for Lower Primary P2-3

Date: 22 November Sunday 11am-1pm
Price: $80
– to teach lower primary students how to read and understand passages,
look for key words and tackle comprehension

How to tackle three-picture compositon for P2-3

Date: 22 November Sunday 2pm-4pm
Price: $80
– To prepare lower-primary students for the new format and what to look out for,
explain how it’s different from the usual four-picture composition

2016 PSLE Intensive English Revision

Date: 29 November Sunday 2-5pm
Price: $120
– To go through past year questions, spot topics and to get 2016 P6 students ready before
they embark on the challenging year ahead
– This can help them get a headstart and know what to look out for while revising

Conquering the Oral Examination P4-6

Date: 4 December Friday 10am-1pm
Price: $120
– To learn how to tackle the new PSLE oral format, learn skills on presentation and also to boost confidence in public speaking

Museum excursion

Date: 4 December Friday 2-5pm
Price: $200
– To teach children how to analyse paintings
– Students need to write about an art piece by the end of the class

Introduction to Lower Secondary Writing

Date: 6 December Sunday 11am-2pm
Price: $150
– to guide children on a more mature manner of writing that’s suitable for secondary school

Primary One Preparation Class

Date: 27 November Thursday 2-5pm
Price: $120
– to introduce Primary One students to writing, comprehension and components they would learn in 2016 so that they can be ready for the new journey ahead.

Maths Classes

Tackling PSLE Maths Problems

Date: 22 November Sunday 10am-1pm or 1 December Tuesday 10am-1pm
Price: $120
– learn various strategies to tackle PSLE Math word problems
– explore different methods of solving, and discuss the strengths of each method
– for 2016 P5 – 6

Statistics and Data Analysis

Date: 17 November Tuesday 10am-1pm or 5th December Saturday 10am-1pm
Price: $120
– Data is everywhere. How do you present the data to your friends and convince them of your argument?
– What are some correct and wrong ways to collect data?
– How do we analyse data? If Class A has 2 students who scored 60marks and 10marks, does it mean it is conclusively better than class B who has 2 students both failing, scoring 35m and 45m?
– Learn to answer the above questions and more, discussing examples from daily situations. (A recent example could be the Singapore General Election 2015. How come the sample count results could be so close to the final polls results? What’s the mathematical concept behind this?)
– for 2016 P5 – Sec 2

Preparing for Sec 1 Maths

Date: 16 November Monday 2-5pm or 1 December Tuesday 2pm-5pm
Price: $120
– Introduction to Sec 1 Maths curriculum
– Similarities and differences between P6 and Sec 1 Math
– Learn interactive and hands-on strategies to tackle some Math topics that Sec 1 students find most challenging in – Perimeter, Area and Volume of 2-D and 3-D objects
– for 2016 Sec 1

Preparing for Sec 3 A-Maths

Date: 18 November Wednesday 2-5pm or 2 December Wednesday 2-5pm
Price: $120
– Introduction to AMaths curriculum
– Similarities and differences between sec 2 Maths and upper sec AMaths
– How to do well in AMath
– Techniques to solve some sec 3 AMath questions
– for 2016 Sec 3

O’Levels E-Maths Intensive Revision

Date: 17 November Tuesday 2-5pm or 5 December Saturday 2-5pm
Price: $120
– suitable for students scoring less than 60marks in Sec 3 EMath
– Trigonometry
– for 2016 Sec 4

O’Levels A Maths Intensive Revision

Date: 18 November Wednesday 2-5pm or 2 December Wednesday 2-5pm
Price: $120
– suitable for students scoring less than 60marks in Sec 3 AMath
– Logarithmic functions and equations
– for 2016 Sec 4

Science Classes

How to Study for Science and Maths

Date: 23 November Monday 10am-12pm or 10 December Thursday 2-4pm
Price: $80
– be more productive when studying
– what to do when revising for exams
– for Pri 5 to Sec 2 in 2016

Straw Tower Project

Date: 3 December Thursday 10-1pm or 7 December Monday 2-5pm
Price: $100
– have fun designing, creating, and building a tower made of straws, string, and scotch tape.
– learn about forces, joints, and how some structures are strong while some aren’t.
– for Pri 5 to Sec 2 in 2016

Egg Drop Project

Date: 2 December Wednesday 10am-1pm or 8 December Tuesday 2-5pm
Price: $100
– design and create a device to hold the egg so that it can survive a drop of three storeys!
– learn about forces and impact, and how best to increase the chances of survival
– utilise analytical and problem solving skills in a fun project
– for Pri 5 to Sec 2 in 2016

Cool Science experiments

Date: 24 November Tuesday 2-5pm or 9 December 10am-1pm
Price: $100
– A rapid demonstration and hands-on experience of at least 5 cool experiments, learning some bits about science along the way
– For example, learn about air pressure, humidity and condensation, sound, surface area for reactions etc.
– For Pri 3 to 6 in 2016

Preparing for Sec 1 Science

2 sessions of 4 hours
Date: 2-3 Dec Wed-Thu 2-6pm or 7-8 Dec Mon-Tue 9am-1pm
Price: $320
– Introduction to Sec 1 Science curriculum.
– Overview on Diversity, Models, Systems, Interactions
– for Sec 1 in 2016

Intensive PSLE Science – Interactions

Date: 23 November Monday 2-5pm or 10 December Thursday 10am-1pm
Price: $120
– learn or revise on interactions for PSLE.
– topics include: Impact of man on environment, Habitat, Food web, and forces
– for students going to p6 in 2016

Intro to Upper block science

Date: 24 November Tuesday 10am-1pm or 9 December Wednesday 2-5pm
Price: $120
– get a brief overview of the science curriculum that will be covered in p5 and P6
– for students going to P5 in 2016