Upper Primary, Secondary & JC Level – Bukit Panjang

Call, SMS, WhatsApp: +65 9457 6550

Videos

Common mistakes when taking the PSLE oral examination

  Common mistakes when taking the PSLE oral examination Key points: 1) Day dream instead of preparing for the conversation topic during preparation time. 2) Forgetting to greet the examiners – failure to create a good first impression and more importantly, reduce nervousness. 3) When reading, skip words completely when student does not know how […]

Last minute PSLE Oral tips 2018

Last minute PSLE Oral tips 2018 Key points: 1) If you are nervous, use the 5 minute prep time to calm your anxiety. 2) If you are not the nervous type, use the prep time to think about the questions that may be asked. 3) Engage the examiner. Don’t just look at the picture when […]

PSLE English Oral - How to overcome nervousness

Being nervous leads to poor performances during the PSLE English oral examination. Nervousness usually stem from 2 sources: 1) inherent shyness 2) ill-prepared for the oral assessment How to overcome inherent shyness? Can’t do it completely but can reduce the shyness with constant practice. Constant practice can also overcome both causes of nervousness. Being more […]

PSLE English - 4 Simple Tips to Boost Your Sentence Synthesis Scores in 2019

PSLE English – 4 Simple Tips to Boost Your Sentence Synthesis Scores in 2019 1) Simple pronouns – take note of genders! 2) Check your answers – Subject-verb-agreement, spelling, missing words, punctuation, capitalization 3) Revise your connectors – which word goes with which? e.g. prefers…to, rather…than, etc. 4) Revise grammar rules for challenging topics – […]

PSLE English Oral Tips 2019

In general, a student’s performance can be broken down into 3 levels. Level 1: Students who have trouble coming up with their own answers. Some students struggle to come up with original ideas to talk about. This can be due to inherent shyness, a lack of practice, or lack of general knowledge. Fortunately, students who […]

Think English lessons are boring? Watch this behind the scenes video to learn more

Many parents are unaware of what goes on behind the scenes. What actually happens before and during lessons? In this video, I hope to provide more insights into the work that I do. Hope you guys find something useful!

PSLE English listening comprehension - how to score well

PSLE English listening comprehension – how to score well Key points: 1) Test of listening skills 2) Practice listening for key points and other important information such as numbers and adjectives 3) Key: Students are given time to go through the questions before the actual reading. Read the questions and don’t daydream! 4) Continue to […]