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by Andrea D
Wed Dec 05, 2018 6:24 pm
Forum: Science
Topic: Section B (open ended questions) for science
Replies: 74
Views: 11210

Re: Section B (open ended questions) for science

Thank you for sharing that wynea. This is an interesting discussion and it can really depend on a lot of factors. Did your son improve his grade through the home tuition though? Maybe he just wasn't excited about extra work at home, or perhaps the tutor couldn't adapt the right relationship for work...
by Andrea D
Tue Dec 04, 2018 8:12 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Academic Support
Topic: Secondary School Third Languages
Replies: 703
Views: 202642

Re: Secondary School Third Languages

Thank you for all of the responses, this is very helpful for me. Our first pick for the 3rd language is Spanish, but we are also still thinking about German. I found couple interesting articles that I want to share with you: https://expatliving.sg/learning-a-language-in-singapore-spanish-or-mandarin...
by Andrea D
Tue Dec 04, 2018 7:52 pm
Forum: Happenings
Topic: Great bargains
Replies: 1494
Views: 218690

Re: Great bargains

Did anyone have experience with playing real life escape room games in Singapore? We tried couple of these in Europe and US and we really had a great time, but haven't try any in Singapore yet. We were even thinking to start this business here, anyone had any experience to share? There are already ...
by Andrea D
Mon Dec 03, 2018 7:39 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Academic Support
Topic: Secondary School Third Languages
Replies: 703
Views: 202642

Re: Secondary School Third Languages

I am sorry if it was mentioned before but does anyone know what are the all available Third Language in Secondary Schools in Singapore?

I am doing some research and if anyone as is familiar with this, it would be really helpful for me.

Thankful in advance!
by Andrea D
Mon Dec 03, 2018 7:35 pm
Forum: Science
Topic: Section B (open ended questions) for science
Replies: 74
Views: 11210

Re: Section B (open ended questions) for science

Congratulations! And that's a very nice strategy, be prepared when the time comes! I found myself a lot of parenting tips article here and I read them all the time :) Here are a lot of articles that can be useful for you and your sister especially :) https://smiletutor.sg/category/parents/parenting-...
by Andrea D
Mon Dec 03, 2018 7:17 pm
Forum: Holiday Ideas
Topic: [Fun Poll] Holidays 2018 - Where You'll be Going
Replies: 119
Views: 21710

Re: [Fun Poll] Holidays 2018 - Where You'll be Going

Did anyone maybe travel to Cyclades islands in Greece? Which island would you recommend?
by Andrea D
Mon Dec 03, 2018 7:10 pm
Forum: Happenings
Topic: Great bargains
Replies: 1494
Views: 218690

Re: Great bargains

Did anyone have experience with playing real life escape room games in Singapore? We tried couple of these in Europe and US and we really had a great time, but haven't try any in Singapore yet. We were even thinking to start this business here, anyone had any experience to share?
by Andrea D
Mon Dec 03, 2018 6:57 pm
Forum: Holiday Ideas
Topic: Hotel Booking Websites
Replies: 362
Views: 116767

Re: Hotel Booking Websites

Never tried Trivago so far, thank you for the tips. However I frequently used Booking.com and AirBNB and always had good experience Which has a better rate? Booking.com or AirBNB? Trying this for the first time. Thank you in advance! It really depends from the city to city. I travel a lot, and usua...
by Andrea D
Fri Nov 30, 2018 11:54 pm
Forum: Science
Topic: Section B (open ended questions) for science
Replies: 74
Views: 11210

Re: Section B (open ended questions) for science

:thankyou: Great articles! Very helpful, especially for a first-time mum like me. You are more than welcome! :smile: Please let me know if you need any help in the future. I am very interested in youth education in general and many forum members helped me with their post so I am looking to contribu...
by Andrea D
Wed Nov 28, 2018 7:33 pm
Forum: English
Topic: All About English Creative Writing
Replies: 1403
Views: 582666

Re: All About English Creative Writing

One good tip that was given to me by one teacher was to encourage our kid to write stories at home about the topic that he/she prefers the most. After that you can examine the child's work and highlight the mistakes and some tips for the future, also powered by adding couple vocabulary alternatives ...