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by Picolo
Mon Dec 15, 2008 9:48 pm
Forum: Working With Your Child
Topic: What to do when your child asks for enrichment classes?
Replies: 22
Views: 8005

Thanks Tamarind! Will check them out! :D
by Picolo
Mon Dec 15, 2008 9:43 pm
Forum: English
Topic: Comparing Pre-school English Reading and Phonics Enrichment
Replies: 1210
Views: 510194

When my DS1 was 4 y.o, a good friend of mine recommended Zoo Phonics to me, saying how good it was. However, I resisted sending my kids to it cos I have 3 kids, and 3 kids x (lots of enrichment classes) = super high expenses for me. So, I spent about $300 plus buying the Jolly Phonics materials to s...
by Picolo
Mon Dec 15, 2008 2:38 pm
Forum: Working With Your Child
Topic: What to do when your child asks for enrichment classes?
Replies: 22
Views: 8005

But for parents like me, who have limited financial resources, and no time to bring the kids around, I prefer to DIY. I saw a baking class which teach kids to bake cupcakes or cookies. One session of 2 hours cost $80 ! I bought my own baking equipment like oven, electric mixer, weighing scale, etc....
by Picolo
Sat Dec 13, 2008 2:34 pm
Forum: Newbies & Clubs
Topic: Mummy Picolo: Hello All! A Mummy of Three Boys reporting....
Replies: 6
Views: 1683

Hi Chief Kiasu, Thanks and nice knowing you! I come from a Chinese-speaking family and I am comfortable with both languages. But all my kids only like to speak in English, so it was not easy to get them interested in the Chinese. Now that they have no more resistence (or maybe less) in the language,...
by Picolo
Fri Dec 12, 2008 6:42 pm
Forum: Newbies & Clubs
Topic: Mummy Picolo: Hello All! A Mummy of Three Boys reporting....
Replies: 6
Views: 1683

Mummy Picolo: Hello All! A Mummy of Three Boys reporting....

Hi! This is really a cool parenting site! From here, I have benefitted a lot and better understood our current Singapore education system through the intellectual exchange from parents from all walks of life. I am a WAHM with a helper to handle the household chores for me. My hubby & I are left-hand...