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by dorrisann
Tue Oct 02, 2018 11:06 am
Forum: English
Topic: Writers@Work
Replies: 123
Views: 32032

Re: Writers@Work

sky minecrafter wrote:Mastery of EL writing is important for IP curriculum - yes please do. Furthermore, there is no stress (unlike WLC) during lessons: the children make frens and discuss about the themes being studied.
Ahhh, thank you for this!
Will give bukit timah branch a ring later! :smile:
by dorrisann
Tue Oct 02, 2018 10:23 am
Forum: English
Topic: Writers@Work
Replies: 123
Views: 32032

Re: Writers@Work

The number of W@W P2 classes usually increases 3fold cos there is very low demand in P1 for such intensive writing courses (most are still grappling with spelling and grammar). ~P1 Term 2 onwards, children will be encouraged to add in their own sentences; our final draft (1.5 pages) is often vastly...
by dorrisann
Tue Oct 02, 2018 10:21 am
Forum: English
Topic: Writers@Work
Replies: 123
Views: 32032

Re: Writers@Work

Estéema wrote:
dorrisann wrote:Hi,

DS entering P1 next year, how is writers@work for P1s?

Thank you!
Ask Skyminecrafter if she can share more details. She's the guru to go to now. ;) She's alr given some updates.
Thank you Esteema! :smile:
by dorrisann
Tue Oct 02, 2018 9:18 am
Forum: English
Topic: Writers@Work
Replies: 123
Views: 32032

Re: Writers@Work

Hi,

DS entering P1 next year, how is writers@work for P1s?

Thank you!
by dorrisann
Thu Sep 06, 2018 12:06 pm
Forum: Primary Schools - Parents' Networking Groups
Topic: Pei Hwa Presbyterian Primary
Replies: 20445
Views: 2939501

Re: Pei Hwa Presbyterian Primary

Hi, I called up school to enquire PV . Was told to write in ... the lady who attended seems not very sure about it. Wondering what details to include in the email ? Can anyone share ? Happened to me the other time too. Just write in and say you are interested in signing up to be a PV, they will sen...
by dorrisann
Thu Sep 06, 2018 11:57 am
Forum: Mathematics
Topic: Comparing Math Enrichment Programmes
Replies: 605
Views: 163638

Re: Comparing Math Enrichment Programmes

Hi,

Any recommended classes for K2, entering P1 next year?
by dorrisann
Thu Aug 23, 2018 1:40 pm
Forum: Recess Time
Topic: Responses to LHL’s NDR speech on cost of living
Replies: 172
Views: 12200

Re: Responses to LHL’s NDR speech on cost of living

There is 1 striking aspect of his speech on cost of living that is causing resentment for many. See, he mentions we can tap on Wireless @ SG, buy cheaper milk formula and dine at the more hawker centres that are coming up, all this do not address the issues from a policy point of view. To make matt...
by dorrisann
Tue Aug 21, 2018 11:47 am
Forum: Primary Schools - Selection & Registration
Topic: 2018 P1 registration exercise for 2019 intake
Replies: 3807
Views: 404391

Re: 2018 P1 registration exercise for 2019 intake

Tomoko wrote:what should those unsuccessful parents do if they cant get a place in the balloting process? just curious..
For Singaporeans, they go through the MOE placement, so MOE will place the child in a school with available places before phase 3 starts.
by dorrisann
Tue Aug 21, 2018 10:08 am
Forum: Recess Time
Topic: Responses to LHL’s NDR speech on cost of living
Replies: 172
Views: 12200

Re: Responses to LHL’s NDR speech on cost of living

I think they need to be more precise and clear on how these policies are going to work, eventho it is only going to be materialized in 20 years. Then the younger generation can do their due diligence and do their calculations and planning.
by dorrisann
Fri Aug 17, 2018 1:06 pm
Forum: Primary Schools - Parents' Networking Groups
Topic: Pei Hwa Presbyterian Primary
Replies: 20445
Views: 2939501

Re: Pei Hwa Presbyterian Primary

Hi,

Anyone with children entering P1/2019?