A lot of P6 students were caught off-guard yesterday when this appeared as their SA1 composition topic.

A lot of P6 students were caught off-guard yesterday when this appeared as their SA1 composition topic. Topic: An unexpected friendship Pictures: Old lady/bus stop/dog 1. Don’t fret when you see an unfamiliar topic. Unlike in P3 and P4 where they choose pictures that correlate and topics that are straight forward e.g. A rainy day,[…]

Help! My child is an entrepreneur!

Help! My child is an entrepreneur! A very common question recently: My teenage son/daughter is selling this on carousell and the other online sites. I am afraid he/she will not focus on his/her studies. You are not alone. Just in the past year, I have parents telling me about their children who sell shoes, clothes,[…]

Science tip

Science tip: Do you have problems with primary school Science open-ended questions? Try this question! Wallace carried out an experiement to find out how the height of three similar plants was affected by the amount of light they had been exposed to for a period of time. The results were recorded below. Dim light: Height[…]

Secondary school visual text tip

Secondary school visual text tip: Visual text is one of the easier components in the English paper, so take advantage of this low-hanging fruit. One of the most common questions: What is the purpose of the advertisement? Remember: put yourself in the shoes of the advertiser. He spent thousands (or more) to get a model,[…]

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π—£π—Όπ—Ήπ˜† 𝗼𝗿 𝗝𝗖 πŸ€·β€β™‚ Some of my students are asking for advice on which route to take. It has become so competitive nowadays that some teachers advise students not to take the JC route if they have a score that’s higher than 14 for their L1R5. (First language + five relevant subjects) π˜›π˜©π˜¦ 𝘬𝘦𝘺 𝘲𝘢𝘦𝘴𝘡π˜ͺ𝘰𝘯[…]

Potluck session!

Every now and then, we like to organise gatherings for the students to help them catch a breather from the busy schedule. Held a potluck session with the P6 and sec sch students. After all, they have been working hard for PSLE and school activities respectively. It was nothing fancy- some students played PubG in[…]