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by Boys2Men
Sun Apr 17, 2016 4:51 pm
Forum: Chinese
Topic: Han Language Centre - Discussion
Replies: 191
Views: 94207

Re: Han Language Centre - Discussion

Oh I see. There is a change in Oral Exam format this year. A narration/Q&A based on a video clip will be incorporated in the exam. Hence, it would be better if the tutor is able to have some relevant video clips on hand to practise with the student. Hope you can find a suitable tutor soon for your n...
by Boys2Men
Sun Apr 17, 2016 1:06 pm
Forum: Chinese
Topic: Han Language Centre - Discussion
Replies: 191
Views: 94207

Re: Han Language Centre - Discussion

You are most welcome! :smile:
Btw, is your child in Sec 4 as well?

If you manage to find a centre which provides intensive oral preparatory course, could you pm me?

Thanks in advance.
by Boys2Men
Sun Apr 17, 2016 12:16 pm
Forum: Chinese
Topic: Han Language Centre - Discussion
Replies: 191
Views: 94207

Re: Han Language Centre - Discussion

Incidentally I called up Han Language Centre to enquire about Chinese Preparatory Course for my kid who is sitting for his "O" level Chinese this year. Their reply was that they already have a oral component in their usual Chinese lesson for Secondary students. Hence, they would not be holding a sep...
by Boys2Men
Tue Jan 26, 2016 4:18 pm
Forum: Chinese
Topic: Learning Chinese (Secondary)
Replies: 30
Views: 21540

Re: Learning Chinese (Secondary)

My son will be taking his O level Higher Mother Tongue Exam this year which will incorporate an oral component that involves an impromptu narration based on a short video clip. I am pretty worried as spoken mandarin is his achilles heel. :roll: Is there any way we can get hold of guide books with vi...
by Boys2Men
Tue Jan 26, 2016 4:14 pm
Forum: Chinese
Topic: Learning Chinese (Secondary)
Replies: 30
Views: 21540

Re: Learning Chinese (Secondary)

My son will be taking his O level Higher Mother Tongue Exam this year which will incorporate an oral component that involves an impromptu narration based on a short video clip. I am pretty worried as spoken mandarin is his achilles heel. :roll: Is there any way we can get hold of guide books with vi...
by Boys2Men
Thu Dec 24, 2015 9:30 am
Forum: Secondary Schools - Selection
Topic: PSLE 2015 - Sec Sch Posting for 2016 <See Pg 1 for COP list>
Replies: 976
Views: 217100

Re: PSLE 2015 - Sec Sch Posting for 2016 <See Pg 1 for COP l

We shd not bring in the DSA into comparing school for T score cut off as we can not assume that those being offer DSA gotten in with lower T score. We can only compare their vacancies for students to get in using T score. For examples, 1) HCI(200 vacancies) 2) RI (200) 3) RGS(200) 4)DH(200) 5) Nygh...
by Boys2Men
Tue Dec 22, 2015 2:20 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Selection
Topic: PSLE 2015 - Sec Sch Posting for 2016 <See Pg 1 for COP list>
Replies: 976
Views: 217100

Re: PSLE 2015 - Secondary School Posting for 2016

I suppose it's the case. A friend of mine said that for COP, the number of students accepted by individual schoos during DSA would also has an ultimate impact. Hence schools which are more lenient with its DSA requirements might end up having a higher COP and vice versa, I guess. I guess that is wh...
by Boys2Men
Tue Dec 22, 2015 10:47 am
Forum: Secondary Schools - Selection
Topic: PSLE 2015 - Sec Sch Posting for 2016 <See Pg 1 for COP list>
Replies: 976
Views: 217100

Re: PSLE 2015 - Secondary School Posting for 2016

I suppose it's the case. A friend of mine said that for COP, the number of students accepted by individual schoos during DSA would also has an ultimate impact.
Hence schools which are more lenient with its DSA requirements might end up having a higher COP and vice versa, I guess.
by Boys2Men
Thu Dec 17, 2015 11:45 am
Forum: Primary Schools - Academic Support
Topic: Edusave Scholarship Award
Replies: 1484
Views: 374317

Re: Edusave Scholarship Award

my nephew is in sec 1 and is definitely in the top 10% of the cohort. he has not received any letter yet. has anyone received the scholarship award cert, for sec 1? seriously nervous My son in Sec 1 has received a letter dated 4 Dec informing him of his scholarship award, though the date and venue ...
by Boys2Men
Wed Dec 02, 2015 4:19 pm
Forum: Primary Schools - Academic Support
Topic: Edusave Scholarship Award
Replies: 1484
Views: 374317

Re: Edusave Scholarship Award

Just wondering: Is the top 10% ( Edusave Scholarhsip ) also among the top 25% (Edusave Merit Bursary)? Or, top 10% followed by the next 25% when MOE considers the awards? :scratchhead: