You’ve put in all that work into writing your primary school composition – it’s now time to end with a bang. Learn what NOT to do when ending your story, and get a simple checklist for what makes a great ending.
Strong use of language makes up half of the Continuous Writing score in the PSLE. The question is, how do you help upper primary students improve on this component, particularly if they struggle with being descriptive enough? Learn the ONE most effective tool for improving the language in your compositions.
Writing a composition isn’t a linear process. It isn’t just about improving your grammar, memorizing better vocabulary, or making sure you plan out your story using a plot graph beforehand. Rather, students need to learn a variety of skills, such as: Reading comprehension (paying attention to key words and phrases in the composition question) Planning […]
Writing an interesting introduction can be challenging even for the experienced. Here are four ways to start off your primary school composition – and two types of introductions to AVOID like the plague.
Three pictures and a topic. That’s what you’ll be given when you start your Continuous Writing paper. But how do you even get started? Find an easy and helpful tip in this article.
It is incredibly helpful, as parents and teachers, to know how your children or students think about their learning. How do they feel about learning new material? Do they think that they are in charge of their learning, or is it something beyond their control? Are some children simply just smarter than others? All parents […]
The PSLE Mathematics Examination is just around the corner. Here are some pointers to help you do your best! Attempt Every Question – But Not In Order “Do not leave any blanks, even if you think you don’t know the answer!” Sounds familiar? Yes, that’s something you always should do. For MCQs, you can always […]
It’s just about two weeks left to the first PSLE paper – English. Here’s some tips to help with your Situational Writing and Continuous Writing tasks for Paper 1. Situational Writing List Out and Number Your Points Before you start writing, take a minute or two to jot down each piece of key information from […]
Listening is one of the fundamental skills in language learning, yet it is often overlooked as we tend to take it for granted. With the Listening Comprehension Examination coming up, we have some tips for you here! Arrive in school ahead of time to avoid last minute panic, and bring at least two 2B pencils […]