TCA December Holiday Workshops

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Please download the registration file above, fill it in and send it back to us, if you’re interested in any of our workshops!

PSLE Oral Tips

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PSLE English Oral Exams are just around the corner. These tips and strategies will help your child! Reading Tips Do not rush to start reading Sit down, compose yourself, take a deep breath before you start Sit upright, avoid slouching. Project your voice outwards and clearly. Do not mumble or ‘swallow’ words. Open your mouth as you speak. Enunciate end

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TCA HEADS-UP BRIDGING WORKSHOP FOR SECONDARY 1 ENGLISH

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  Here’s our Bridging Workshop for students who have just finished their PSLE and will be moving on to their Secondary schools in 2019! Drop us an email at either: Leroy@thechalkboardacademy.com.sg  or Huixian@thechalkboardacademy.com.sg if you’re interested to sign up! You can also call us at 6100 1241 for more information! Bridging Workshop for Secondary 1 2019 Students and Regular Secondary 1 English

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TCA NOVEMBER / DECEMBER ACADEMIC HOLIDAY PROGRAMMES!

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Need to get your child ready for the academic year of 2019! Fear not! We have a great selection of English Exam Preparation workshops lined up for you! Drop us an email at either: Leroy@thechalkboardacademy.com.sg  or Huixian@thechalkboardacademy.com.sg if you’re interested to sign up! You can also call us at 6100 1241 for more information! Download our registration form here: 2018 Year End

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PSLE Paper 1 Do’s and Don’ts

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PSLE English Paper 1 is just around the corner! Here are some tips on what to do, and what NOT to do when that Paper rolls around! Firstly, you SHOULD know by now that Paper 1 consists of TWO parts. Part 1 – Situational Writing – 15 marks Part 2 – Continuous Writing – 40 marks Time allotted – 1

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Keeping a Promise

Leroy

  Sam limped home, his whole body covered in bruises. Blood dripped from his bloody nose and his eye had swelled up. His whole body was in a very bad state. Anyone who saw him might think that he had got beaten up in a fight. As he limped into the house, his mother froze in shock. He sat at

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A Shocking Incident

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  Regret. Despair. Remorse. Guilt. My entire world collapse before my very eyes. For all intents and purposes, my life had ended that day. The green traffic light was all I could see. My eyes were on the road but my mind was intent on getting home. “Ring!” my mobile phone rang. I jumped out of my seat as I

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PSLE Paper 2 Tips – Reported Speech

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Many students fear reported speech questions like I fear the dentist! It’s actually one of the EASIEST synthesis questions to get right, IF you follow this formula, and practice this procedure. Once you have mastered this sequence, you’ll NEVER get any Reported Speech questions wrong again! Step 1: Highlight/Underline ALL the auxiliary and main verbs in the direct speech. Make

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PSLE Paper 2 Tips – Comprehension Cloze

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A major section of Paper 2 Booklet B, worth 15 marks, and a nightmare for many students (and teachers)…the Comprehension Cloze Passage! As if an entire wall of text isn’t intimidating enough, they go and leave BLANKS for you to fill! But do not despair…there are actually CLUES embedded in the text! The exam setters cannot give you blanks without

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PSLE Paper 2 Tips – Question Tags

Leroy

PSLE is just around the corner so I’ll try to provide some tips on tackling some commonly tested question in Paper 2 questions. Let’s start with the ever-popular QUESTION TAG questions. Follow this process when tackling Question Tags! Step 1: Check for contractions which hide auxiliary verbs e.g. I’m – I am e.g I’ll – I will e.g. I’d – I

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