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by Faun
Sat Dec 10, 2011 6:19 pm
Forum: GEP
Topic: All About GEP
Replies: 5436
Views: 1421416

Re: All About GEP

As a child has mentioned, your child will be brief in detail by the teachers .. So not to worry now .. Try her best for ca1 and sa1 which are important for DSA and then after 1 st semester Chiong for prelim and psle .... Thanks vlim, I did get a bit worried as I'm trying hard to cut down her activi...
by Faun
Sat Dec 10, 2011 5:58 pm
Forum: GEP
Topic: All About GEP
Replies: 5436
Views: 1421416

Re: All About GEP

comfy wrote:And about Odyssey of Mind, what is it all about?


I think it is the Secondary School version of DI that the geppers do. DI is Destination Imagination. It is one of the Individualised Study Options (ISO) projects they can opt to do in P5. My dd did it and she had a lot of fun.
by Faun
Fri Dec 09, 2011 5:54 pm
Forum: GEP
Topic: All About GEP
Replies: 5436
Views: 1421416

Re: All About GEP

achild, Thanks so much for sharing info. No, i'm not kiasu or kiasi. In fact I am planning to bring dd for a shoestring travel to India during the June holiday before the PSLE. For my other kid, we did the same, go Disneyland and detox just before PSLE. Can I check with you is AMEC worth joining? Dd...
by Faun
Fri Dec 09, 2011 5:09 pm
Forum: GEP
Topic: All About GEP
Replies: 5436
Views: 1421416

Re: All About GEP

Vlim,

Please help. What are the projects in first 6 months for P6 GEP? TIA
by Faun
Fri Dec 09, 2011 5:07 pm
Forum: GEP
Topic: All About GEP
Replies: 5436
Views: 1421416

Re: All About GEP

a child, Thanks for insight view of the raffles school. Base on my dd profile, there is only one school she is probably suited to go. After reading your post, I think she will enjoy that kind of environment. As for chasing grades, my dd has never been competitive and is always ready to celebrate jer...
by Faun
Tue Dec 06, 2011 2:05 am
Forum: Playground
Topic: xbox kinect
Replies: 15
Views: 9546

Re: xbox kinect

got ours free from star hub for extending the broadband contract in 2010.
by Faun
Tue Dec 06, 2011 1:54 am
Forum: Secondary Schools - Selection
Topic: Parents of students ACS(I) - R U Happy with the IP program
Replies: 40
Views: 19934

Re: Parents of students ACS(I) - R U Happy with the IP progr

oliveminx wrote:
Do you mean Cambridge?


Sorry, I was not clear. I meant Cambridge 'A' Level.
by Faun
Wed Nov 30, 2011 7:43 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Selection
Topic: Parents of students ACS(I) - R U Happy with the IP program
Replies: 40
Views: 19934

Re: Parents of students ACS(I) - R U Happy with the IP progr

Also, for A level, if you fail one subject you redo all but IB you can retake the subject you are not happy with the grades again over 2 times I think. they have 2 exam time available a year.
by Faun
Wed Nov 30, 2011 7:38 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Selection
Topic: Parents of students ACS(I) - R U Happy with the IP program
Replies: 40
Views: 19934

Re: Parents of students ACS(I) - R U Happy with the IP progr

Which is a better path ? A levels vs International Beaculerette ? A levels has been around for the longest time, but IB is very new, at least in Spore. Are the prospects of the child for admission to University different for the 2, are there any constraints for IB ? Also what are the differences in...
by Faun
Sat Nov 26, 2011 1:19 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: Meditation
Replies: 20
Views: 10458

Re: Meditation

Thanks again for your tips! Privacy doesn't really matter much to me actually for this kind of personal retreat. Will still go even have to sleep in a barrack-style room... That Indonesia sounds better to me coz of its cooler weather (my body is a super 'heated' one like a radiator which then makes...