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by secschbioteacher
Sat Nov 14, 2015 8:45 am
Forum: Secondary Schools - Academic Support
Topic: 2015 O Levels (Sec 4)
Replies: 243
Views: 69963

Re: 2015 O Levels (Sec 4)

Usually me and my colleagues do print the latest copy of the international papers for our students to practice as the standards are quite similar. Thanks for your info. May I know how you manage to get hold of the latest copy of the int'l pprs? The latest copy refers to the june's paper of the same...
by secschbioteacher
Tue Nov 10, 2015 3:07 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Academic Support
Topic: 2015 O Levels (Sec 4)
Replies: 243
Views: 69963

Re: 2015 O Levels (Sec 4)

This current arrangement of Amaths+Chem, SS+Bio has been in place for quite a few years. This packed timetable is due to earlier release of O level results (used to be in late Feb, now it is in mid Jan) and delayed closure of sec sch for O levels. Full papers like maths, eng with big candidature ar...
by secschbioteacher
Tue Nov 10, 2015 10:45 am
Forum: Secondary Schools - Academic Support
Topic: 2015 O Levels (Sec 4)
Replies: 243
Views: 69963

Re: 2015 O Levels (Sec 4)

Once a upon time, History and Biology papers were on the same day. Hence for many years, schools generally discourage students from offering both subjects. I was one of those buay kia si ones - Didn't sleep at all the night before. I excelled in the morning paper (History) but ran out of battery by ...
by secschbioteacher
Thu Oct 29, 2015 8:18 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Academic Support
Topic: Preparing For O-Levels
Replies: 257
Views: 123809

Re: Preparing For O-Levels

http://i67.tinypic.com/ojmumb.jpg A better tomorrow I attached an O level cover page for you to read the INSTRUCTIONS carefully. Note the line that says: DO NOT USE STAPLES, PAPER CLIPS, GLUE AND CORRECTION FLUID . Cambridge markers will not minus marks per se for the use of correction tape and flu...
by secschbioteacher
Mon Oct 26, 2015 7:50 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Academic Support
Topic: 2015 O Levels (Sec 4)
Replies: 243
Views: 69963

Re: 2015 O Levels (Sec 4)

Today's chemistry paper is a breeze as compared to the killer papers in 2012, 2013 and 2014. Data based qns were pretty straightforward and direct. Students who understand organic chem well will definitely do well as organic chem accounted for ard 25-30 marks of the entire paper.
by secschbioteacher
Fri Oct 09, 2015 11:02 pm
Forum: Looking For...
Topic: Looking for - Secondary School Tuition \ Enrichment
Replies: 1151
Views: 133664

Re: Looking for - Secondary School Tuition \ Enrichment

Dear Parents, I am a ex-MOE Teacher with 7 years of teaching experience. I am well versed in GCE O Level syllabus in Pure Chemistry, Pure Biology, Combined Sciences (Bio/Chem), Combined Sciences (Phys/Chem) as well as Lower Secondary Science. I can explain abstract concepts in a succinct manner, mak...
by secschbioteacher
Sat Oct 03, 2015 8:20 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Academic Support
Topic: O-Level Biology
Replies: 51
Views: 40251

Re: O-Level Biology - tRNA's role in DNA replication

I need help on this question. I understand this topic, but I don't know how to present it. Also, mine is a bit long winded. I do not want to write too long and I end up not having enough time for other questions. Is my answer sufficient ? "Describe the role of tRNA in DNA replication. Protein synth...
by secschbioteacher
Sat Oct 03, 2015 8:16 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Academic Support
Topic: O-Level Biology
Replies: 51
Views: 40251

Re: O-Level Biology

Can someone help with this question ? Explain how it is possible that parents with different blood groups are able to produce only children with blood groups different from themselves. Thank you ! It is possible if a person with blood group O marries a person with blood group AB. Then their childre...