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by annalee
Mon Jul 01, 2019 6:01 pm
Forum: English
Topic: Comparing English Enrichment Programmes
Replies: 1591
Views: 308848

Re: Comparing English Enrichment Programmes

I heard icreative Ang Mo Kio branch is not bad..
by annalee
Mon May 27, 2019 1:34 pm
Forum: English
Topic: The Alternative Story (TAS) - Discussion
Replies: 3770
Views: 494404

Re: The Alternative Story (TAS) - Discussion

ireneysc wrote:
Sun May 26, 2019 11:28 am
hi ,

May I know TAS beside good in writhing, is there teaching vacabulary and grammar too?

please advise ,thanks
Yes there is. They also cover comprehension in their regular class. For oral (it seems to be to be about 1-2 times a term)
by annalee
Mon May 27, 2019 1:30 pm
Forum: Chinese
Topic: HCL Education Centre - Discussion
Replies: 277
Views: 80410

Re: HCL Education Centre - Discussion

Hi Octbride, In my opinion, Tien Hsia - it really depends on the teachers, some teachers are more effective. My kid is not there but this is what I gather generally. For HCL, I confidently can tell you their Bishan branch for almost any teacher, they are good. I know for their other branches, they a...
by annalee
Fri May 24, 2019 3:56 pm
Forum: Chinese
Topic: Berries - Discussion
Replies: 832
Views: 247523

Re: Berries - Discussion

It is one of their biggest franchise branch. Apparently doing well. My friend's kids go there. She says teachers there are dedicated and it is easy to talk to them to get feedback on your child. Only thing is that for Berries, most of us feel it is good till about P2-P3 at most for your child. Many ...
by annalee
Fri May 24, 2019 3:53 pm
Forum: Recess Time
Topic: Where is your favourite place to hunt for furniture?
Replies: 67
Views: 23851

Re: Where is your favourite place to hunt for furniture?

Have you tried Arete Culture at Tan Boon Liat? Tan Boon Liat building has a number of good furniture shops.

Hipvan, castlery are some of the cheaper options but still nice.
by annalee
Wed May 15, 2019 5:56 pm
Forum: English
Topic: The Alternative Story (TAS) - Discussion
Replies: 3770
Views: 494404

Re: The Alternative Story (TAS) - Discussion

Hi. Can anyone share how the essential kit is like? Is it different from the other creative writing books previously sold by tas? Sorry can't really help here as this book was given to the P4-6. My kid not in upper primary yet. But from what friends say, this book focuses more on creative writing t...
by annalee
Wed May 15, 2019 5:51 pm
Forum: Child Care, Kindergartens, Student Care
Topic: [Bedok/Katong/Marine Parade/Siglap] Preschools
Replies: 639
Views: 323291

Re: [Bedok/Katong/Marine Parade/Siglap] Preschools

Have you heard about Seeds? I heard it is rather good, really can help your child get ready for P1 if that is what you are looking for..
by annalee
Sun May 12, 2019 5:21 pm
Forum: English
Topic: The Alternative Story (TAS) - Discussion
Replies: 3770
Views: 494404

Re: The Alternative Story (TAS) - Discussion

Hi annalee , may I ask your opinion of TAS' lower primary writing rubrics? I'm not a student but own a copy of A Book On Creative Writing For Children (Junior) Volume One. There're lovely suggestions on pages 7-8 regarding how to vary sentences, & compo structures are clearly defined for easy refer...
by annalee
Fri May 10, 2019 11:23 am
Forum: English
Topic: Comparing English Enrichment Programmes
Replies: 1591
Views: 308848

Re: Comparing English Enrichment Programmes

Anyone has feedback on TAS and Learning Point? My kid is currently at TAS. I have a friend whose kid is also at Learning Point, but for Math so I don't really know about English for Learning Point. But I can comment on TAS. TAS has a structured way to teach English. For paper 2, for comprehension, ...
by annalee
Fri Jan 25, 2019 3:45 pm
Forum: Chinese
Topic: Wang Learning Centre 汪老師 - Discussion
Replies: 865
Views: 216717

Re: Wang Learning Centre 汪老師 - Discussion

Thanks Esteema!