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by Joy of Learning 111
Tue Oct 25, 2016 1:33 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Academic Support
Topic: O-Level English
Replies: 272
Views: 108008

Re: O-Level English

Phi-Learning wrote:Hi all,

Just to share, here's the full English paper 2 with suggested answers :)

http://phi-learning.com.sg/o-level-2016 ... 2-answers/
That's a really cool website! I think a lot of parents/students will benefit from it. Well done!
by Joy of Learning 111
Mon Oct 24, 2016 8:11 pm
Forum: Primary 1
Topic: Master Spelling - How many practices required?
Replies: 12
Views: 3447

Re: Master Spelling - How many practices required?

This child has been exposed to phonics and is quite intelligent with good cognitive skill. The parents are very frustrated and highly stressed about with his academic results. They are pretty sure it's a concentration or poor memory issue rather than dyslexia. Hmm... sounds like ADD now. You haven'...
by Joy of Learning 111
Sat Oct 22, 2016 9:35 pm
Forum: Primary 6 & PSLE
Topic: 2019 PSLE Discussions and Strategies (Children born in 2007)
Replies: 8695
Views: 839051

Re: 2019 PSLE Discussions and Strategies (Children born in 2

sleepy wrote:For a moment I thought I'm supposed to believe that I don't have any sense of humor
because I did not take my dd's words with a pinch of salt :sweat:
If I try to be humorous and fail, then the fault is entirely mine, not yours. No need for sarcasm.
by Joy of Learning 111
Sat Oct 22, 2016 9:32 pm
Forum: Primary 6 & PSLE
Topic: 2019 PSLE Discussions and Strategies (Children born in 2007)
Replies: 8695
Views: 839051

Re: 2019 PSLE Discussions and Strategies (Children born in 2

...dd2 said her p6 compre format is still the same as dd1's p6 compre 2 year ago. Maybe only for gep :scratchhead: For prelim she said format is different. GEP and non-GEP sit the same PSLE. Hi, if I may share my experience... It is true tt GEP uses their own EL materials from P4 to P6 mid-year. Th...
by Joy of Learning 111
Sat Oct 22, 2016 9:17 pm
Forum: Primary 6 & PSLE
Topic: 2019 PSLE Discussions and Strategies (Children born in 2007)
Replies: 8695
Views: 839051

Re: 2019 PSLE Discussions and Strategies (Children born in 2

It is good to speak to daughters, but one should take what they say with a pinch of salt . :lol: Huh why :scratchhead: I don't have any cause for concern so weird why must doubt your own child for no reason anyway :offtopic: you don't have to reply :siam: I believe I was trying to be humorous. Hope...
by Joy of Learning 111
Sat Oct 22, 2016 9:00 pm
Forum: Primary 6 & PSLE
Topic: 2019 PSLE Discussions and Strategies (Children born in 2007)
Replies: 8695
Views: 839051

Re: 2019 PSLE Discussions and Strategies (Children born in 2

Oh I didn't realise. dd2 said her p6 compre format is still the same as dd1's p6 compre 2 year ago. Maybe only for gep :scratchhead: For prelim she said format is different. I just went to ask her like a minute ago. This mummy 后知后觉 :lol: GEP and non-GEP sit the same PSLE. Afraid I do not read Chine...
by Joy of Learning 111
Sat Oct 22, 2016 8:18 pm
Forum: Primary 6 & PSLE
Topic: 2019 PSLE Discussions and Strategies (Children born in 2007)
Replies: 8695
Views: 839051

Re: 2019 PSLE Discussions and Strategies (Children born in 2

with every change, we don't know what to expect. when the english exam format changed, it was worrying too. my daughter is the 2nd batch. we can't do anything...just have to follow :shrug: Actually not that much of an overhaul. Only oral and compo changed. dd2 is still able to use dd1's old syllabu...
by Joy of Learning 111
Fri Oct 21, 2016 9:09 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Academic Support
Topic: Is tuition absolutely needed from Sec 1?
Replies: 396
Views: 61222

Re: Is tuition absolutely needed from Sec 1?

just thinking of it gives me a headache. although we have done what we can, there is still a worry not knowing how she did and where she can go. I am reminded of the Serenity Prayer: God grant me the serenity To accept the things I cannot change; Courage to change the things I can; And wisdom to kn...
by Joy of Learning 111
Fri Oct 21, 2016 1:46 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Academic Support
Topic: Is tuition absolutely needed from Sec 1?
Replies: 396
Views: 61222

Re: Is tuition absolutely needed from Sec 1?

english tuition is helpful as it is a different syllabus from primary 6. my daughter will resume english tuition next month. Hi janet88 . Hope the PSLE went well for your daughter. Yes, it sometimes comes as a bit of a shock to many Sec 1 students how difficult English is. Interpreting the use of l...
by Joy of Learning 111
Fri Oct 21, 2016 1:38 pm
Forum: Primary 1
Topic: Master Spelling - How many practices required?
Replies: 12
Views: 3447

Re: Master Spelling - How many practices required?

Hi mummies Asking on behalf of a friend about mastering English spelling or tingxie. How many practice(s) is/are required for your child? In respect of English, sometimes drill and kill does indeed kill. English is an alphabetised sound-based language. The principal key to successful spelling is ph...