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GEP screening test? Go or no Go

Poll ended at Tue Aug 12, 2008 12:26 pm

Must Go
7
35%
Can Try
11
55%
Don't Go
2
10%
 
Total votes : 20

Postby Neko » Sun Mar 07, 2010 6:37 pm

cluelessmama wrote:That is fast! Just asked kid about the results and she says teacher has not mentioned anything.

BTW, how does you DD's class fair in general? Since I've not seen the paper, I wonder if it's really "challenging" than mainstream HCL paper. Hmm. :?


according to my dd, she did not know of anyone who scored below 40/50. highest in her class scored 48/50. the teacher who marked the paper told them the hcl paper is easier than the mainstream's.

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Postby cluelessmama » Sun Mar 07, 2010 9:12 pm

Neko wrote:
according to my dd, she did not know of anyone who scored below 40/50. highest in her class scored 48/50. the teacher who marked the paper told them the hcl paper is easier than the mainstream's.


wow! score is high!

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Postby Zann » Sun Mar 07, 2010 10:48 pm

cluelessmama wrote:
Neko wrote:
according to my dd, she did not know of anyone who scored below 40/50. highest in her class scored 48/50. the teacher who marked the paper told them the hcl paper is easier than the mainstream's.


wow! score is high!


:!: Well done! Do all GEP cetnre use the same CL/HCL CT papers? How come there is no reading list for Chinese lang?

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Postby musette » Mon Mar 08, 2010 8:55 am

Neko wrote:according to my dd, she did not know of anyone who scored below 40/50. highest in her class scored 48/50. the teacher who marked the paper told them the hcl paper is easier than the mainstream's.


That's very good! Was the paper really easier than the mainstream's?

My dd's class had a mock test a few days before the actual test and about half the class failed! The lowest was 18/50 during the mock test.

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Postby vlim » Mon Mar 08, 2010 9:11 am

musette wrote:
Neko wrote:according to my dd, she did not know of anyone who scored below 40/50. highest in her class scored 48/50. the teacher who marked the paper told them the hcl paper is easier than the mainstream's.


That's very good! Was the paper really easier than the mainstream's?

My dd's class had a mock test a few days before the actual test and about half the class failed! The lowest was 18/50 during the mock test.


emm..according to what my ds score last yr....not all unit test hcl are easy...the first unit test he scored quite well too...but subsequently going a bit down ...
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Postby cluelessmama » Mon Mar 08, 2010 9:26 am

musette wrote:
Neko wrote:according to my dd, she did not know of anyone who scored below 40/50. highest in her class scored 48/50. the teacher who marked the paper told them the hcl paper is easier than the mainstream's.


That's very good! Was the paper really easier than the mainstream's?

My dd's class had a mock test a few days before the actual test and about half the class failed! The lowest was 18/50 during the mock test.


My kid scored 34 for the mock test and had a trashing from me. I didn't the mock was so tough; she didn't tell me. :cry:

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Postby TwaTau » Mon Mar 08, 2010 11:26 am

cluelessmama wrote:My kid scored 34 for the mock test and had a trashing from me. I didn't the mock was so tough; she didn't tell me. :cry:


My DS P4 average for HCL was in this ballpark last year. So go easy on your kid. We were warn that their score will drop when they join GEP, and we should moderate our expectation as well. It is tough to adjust to new environment and they need all our support, :celebrate:

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Postby Herbie » Mon Mar 08, 2010 12:05 pm

Common Test is very important. How abt unit test for HCL? Will the mark be recorded like a CA test?

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Postby vlim » Mon Mar 08, 2010 12:12 pm

Herbie wrote:Common Test is very important. How abt unit test for HCL? Will the mark be recorded like a CA test?


yes it takes up some percentage

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Postby Herbie » Mon Mar 08, 2010 12:31 pm

Oh Ok! Thanks!
I tot Unit test is not important leh!
Do you hv any idea what is the percentage? Where can i get the info from?

Thankfully, she scored pretty well for this test.

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