P1-P6 Parent Workshop: Master English Language Acquisition and Ace Exams with Cognitive Tools 20 January 2018
Breaking down the complexities on English and understanding fundamental grammar rules
What Brain Research says about Metacognition
Demystify the learning process with key principles from neuroscience and understand how the brain uses different learning modes and how it "chunks" information.
Brain-based techniques - Tips that work to help students remember core concepts beyond a test
Defining the teachers vs parents role - Why students listen to teachers? (Erikson's Theory of Psychosocial Development)
Proven methodology and key success stories - How to apply these cognitive tools at home and across any subject (Math, Chinese, Science)
Ex-MOE Subject Head of English will share her tips on developing mastery of speaking and writing skills
Educational psychologist and mathematician will share her strategies on how to build valuable metacognitive skills which can help students in all subjects
NIE teacher with Masters in Psychology in multi-sensory perception, language learning and linguistics will share the latest research and how that translates into useful tips for parents to boost their child's learning
Subject Head of English: Miss Brenda Ho Miss Brenda was an ex-MOE Subject Head of English, armed with a Trinity Guildhall Speech and Drama Distinction award. She was a nominee for Inspiring Teacher of English Awards and helped spearhead the center of excellence for English programme in her school.
Miss Brenda will present on how we are able to help your child methodically and answer your questions through her years of experience. Key highlights include:
Developing the foundation for English
Systematic, interactive and engaging approach to learn English
Tips to acquire excellent writing skills through our unique role play and “drama-approach”
Head of Mathematics: Miss Chloe Lian Miss Chloe holds a distinction award in Education Psychology and is most well-liked by parents and students for her ability to improve student’s performance by guiding students to take ownership their learning outcomes. Over the last 10 years, she has also successfully created curriculum materials for Maths across primary and secondary levels, including the Maths Olympiad Program and nurtured numerous students to secure the best grades in Math.
Miss Chloe will share her strategies to help students build metacognitive skills, a crucial skill set, which is the cornerstone of success.
Curriculum Specialist: Miss Woon Fei Ting Miss Woon has a Masters of Psychology and is currently also teaching NIE undergrads in English. She will share tips on how you can engage your children more effectively during your daily interaction to help your children boost their language acquisitions skills. With training in Psychology of multi-sensory perception and language learning as well as a background in Linguistics, Ms Woon is keen to help develop young minds.
Miss Woon will share insights from the latest research and how that translates into useful tips for parents to boost their child's learning.
Founder: Miss Chua Wai Ling Miss Chua is the founder of The Learners' Club and has spent 8 years in the Education industry with an International School and with one of the leading enrichment centres in Singapore. Through her years of experience in the industry and with her two children, she has developed her own proven methodology to facilitate learning and enrichment in English, Math, Science and Chinese.
Some of the key points to be shared:
Tips for parents on what to do at home to help children learn
How The Learners’ Club proven methodology facilitates learning in English, Math and Science as well
★★★★★ It is heartening to see Trixie growing to be more resilient and exhibiting a keen interest in all subjects. She is less resistant to Chinese and Math (which used to be her two most dreaded subjects).
Su-Ann, mother of Trixie (P5 student at Pei Hwa Presbyterian Primary School)
The Learner's Club Unique Methodology
At The Learners’ Club, we empower children to first become self-motivated individuals, then to propel their learning with tested techniques.
Building Meta-Cognitive Skills
We help children to build self-awareness in their learning process, be self-motivated to take control of their learning journey, internalise learning with our consistent feedback and reinforcement approach.
Proven Methodology for Language Acquisition
Instead of exposing your child to random topics, we use a systematic curriculum with our unique “Club Focus” approach to pique your kids’ interest about the world around them. It takes learning beyond the classroom.
With each topic and article carefully curated, we craft oral topics, comprehension passages and composition writing revolving around a highly engaging themes like “Fascinating Sea (e.g. Smart Mammals, Killer Orcas) and "Food Around the World (e.g. Savoury Sushi and Sashimi, Bugs for Breakfast)" to develop depth in general knowledge and move beyond exam drills
Key Learning Outcomes
Build fundamental skills with the discipline of grammar rules
Demystify the mantra of “reading between the lines” to score in Comprehension
Guide your child to think like a writer and craft engaging pieces of compositions
Train your child to be a confident and knowledgeable speaker, capable of articulating current affairs and global developments
Parent Workshop Details:
Venue: 896 Dunearn Road, Sime Darby Center, #03-01, S (589472) Date: Saturday, 20th January 2018 Time: 3pm to 5pm Contact Number: +65 8161 7128 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
This workshop can only accommodate 20 families. FEE: $25 (waived for all signups who sign up before 15 January 2018)