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by Musings
Wed Oct 04, 2017 10:13 am
Forum: Secondary Schools - Selection
Topic: DSA 2017
Replies: 4333
Views: 672457

Re: DSA 2017

Just wonder any parents are starting to have any thoughts about post PSLE vs DSA school choice.... The general feeling of this year PSLE seems harder. On top of this, my DS fell sick the night before Science paper and did not complete the paper :faint: My DS got offered 1 WL and 1CO. But now after ...
by Musings
Tue Oct 03, 2017 11:47 pm
Forum: Primary 6 & PSLE
Topic: 2017 PSLE Discussions and Strategies
Replies: 2482
Views: 448732

Re: 2017 PSLE Discussions and Strategies

Both Math and Sci killer again! I don't really like this especially since some kids are more inclined towards languages. Sp since easy paper, everyone else also do well then their T score for languages will drop despite it being the best subject for the student. :( DD is scared because she didn't h...
by Musings
Tue Oct 03, 2017 8:35 pm
Forum: Primary 6 & PSLE
Topic: 2017 PSLE Discussions and Strategies
Replies: 2482
Views: 448732

Re: 2017 PSLE Discussions and Strategies

Picture sequence: First: circle Second: triangle Third: square So answer is square and circle ?? My son chose circle only[/quote] My daughter now thinks she understands why some say that the answer is 3. She says she may have misread / misunderstood the question during the exam -- basically, she di...
by Musings
Sun Oct 01, 2017 12:53 am
Forum: English
Topic: The Alternative Story (TAS) - Discussion
Replies: 3748
Views: 458449

Re: The Alternative Story (TAS) - Discussion

My DS has attended TAS since P3. I find the method rather useful. While model compo is provided, they are taught the elements of good writing - the usual conflict, make conflict worse, resolution etc. They are then taught how to apply a storyline to different topics for PSLE. In P3,P4, when the kids...
by Musings
Sat Sep 30, 2017 2:20 pm
Forum: Primary 6 & PSLE
Topic: 2017 PSLE Discussions and Strategies
Replies: 2482
Views: 448732

Re: 2017 PSLE Discussions and Strategies

Hi esteema

Can you email the science papers to joycelme77@gmail.com?

Thanks.
by Musings
Fri Aug 25, 2017 1:29 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Selection
Topic: DSA 2017
Replies: 4333
Views: 672457

Re: DSA 2017

No offence please. Your opinion is positive and kind. Thank you. I just want to give my point of view that first we are not able to tell those "slowly" narrow down COs are selfish or they want to make a prudent decision. We can't moral kidnapping them. I read through 2016 DSa post on ksp,when some ...
by Musings
Fri Aug 18, 2017 3:53 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Selection
Topic: DSA 2017
Replies: 4333
Views: 672457

Re: DSA 2017

Oops posted too fast. :congrats: to Musings and MotherOf2LovelyBoys too! Musings, I remember your DS also received CO from NUS High right? Double happiness :lol: :lol: Thanks! Yes, will have to leave it to DS to make the choice. VS is closest to our home... Hope everyone gets news soon to end the a...
by Musings
Fri Aug 18, 2017 3:38 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Selection
Topic: DSA 2017
Replies: 4333
Views: 672457

Re: DSA 2017

Rainbow sky wrote:
Musings wrote:VS has sent email to inform of CO n tea session next Monday! DS applied through Science.

Wow, so fast!!! Are the kids having prelims?


Congrats to all.. Hope we have news soon too.
:stompfeet:
Thanks. Sorry mistake in my earlier post, tea session is 28 Aug not next monday.
by Musings
Fri Aug 18, 2017 3:34 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Selection
Topic: DSA 2017
Replies: 4333
Views: 672457

Re: DSA 2017

VS has sent email to inform of CO n tea session on 28 Aug! DS applied through Science.
by Musings
Mon Aug 07, 2017 11:48 am
Forum: Secondary Schools - Selection
Topic: DSA 2017
Replies: 4333
Views: 672457

Re: DSA 2017

Congrats to all those who received CO's .. can any one who appeared for NUS , advice what was the level of science and Maths questions.. was it P6 level or sec1 level ? Any info will be helpful to plan for next year DS said Maths was slightly easier than NMOS and definitely easier than SMOPS. Scien...