Mock exams do not always give us the same result as our real PSLE does. BUT it is still important to take mocks and assess a child’s performance on them because they help us improve on our weaknesses while learning time management skills that will come in handy during the actual exam day.
As exam season looms closer, many students find themselves increasingly anxious and stressed. As a parent or teacher, we should make children understand the root of their anxiety and learn how to overcome it with healthy coping skills, like meditation or deep breathing exercises. Fear not, though, for there are several ways you can reduce the stress that comes with PSLE preparations.
Writing is one of the most challenging skills to master as it often requires a student to be adept at many different subjects. Writing has many components, including reading and comprehension abilities, analyzing ideas with planning strategies, or using literary devices such as hyperbole (omg!), similes, metaphors, and alliteration to communicate an idea clearly while […]
PSLE Mock Exam: Check your child’s readiness level using. If you want to help your child prepare for exams, make sure that their emotional readiness is addressed as well.
The oral examination accounts for 15% of your child’s PSLE English grade. Therefore, this component is worth a sizable portion of the overall marks, and thus, it’s an important chance to secure crucial points in this area.
As Singapore enters Phase 2 (heightened alert) this week, all primary and secondary schools implement complete home-based learning until the June holidays.
I feel the time is ripe for the Singapore education system to continue to reform, adapt and grow in response to Covid-19.
Meanwhile, we in Explico are going further into the digitalization of our educational tools as a continuation of our exciting journey ever since our launch last year.
When we think about the things we learn in school, such as subjects like math, many of us think of the many mathematical questions with all the different formulas that aren’t directly applicable to the real world, and that students are studying it for the sake of taking exams. But what not many people take […]
Education is properly and formally defined as the process of receiving or giving systematic instruction, especially in a school or an institution. From a more emotional standpoint, education can mean an enlightening experience. No matter how you define it, 2020 has redefined education and all that comes with it. This year has pushed the limits […]
I really enjoy school. I know it may be difficult for some to resonate with that right now, and it was once for me too, but reflecting on all the good times I have had during this period of growth and transformation fills me with so much joy and gratitude. As natural learners and creative […]
As the students prepare for this year’s PSLE, it’s not only them who are under stress and pressure, parents equally are facing the anxiety related to the preparation and the results of the exam. No matter how much a child is prepared to appear for PSLE, some amount of nervousness is always there until the […]