Overview

CURRENT EVENTS | Grade 5 to 10

Focusing on U.S. politics, the Current Events course establishes a foundation of awareness and inquiry, providing opportunities for cooperative learning, discussion and debates, and purposeful follow-up writing.

• Do I make sense? (Grade 5-6): Build logical flow in oral and written delivery, from making assumptions and tying in evidence to transitioning between arguments and drawing conclusions

• That's a great comeback! (Grade 7-8): Present opinions in a more comprehensive manner, understand opposing views and build effective counterarguments

• Is this argument valid? (Grade 9-10): Arm students with media literacy tools to identify fallacies, distinguish between sensationalism and solid journalism, and argue with evidence-based statements

 

GRAMMAR & WRITING | Grade 1 to 10

• Writing Foundation - Fantasy (Grade 1-5): Let your imagination run wild! Younger students will be introduced to the fantasy world of mystical animals, inventing their own characters and adventures.

• Writing Enrichment - Action (Grade 6-10): Older students will be challenged to write an action-packed piece, applying advanced literary devices to set up an effective climax, leaving their readers breathless!

 

KINDERGARTEN | K1 to K3

• Interview Course (K2 only): A focused program to develop key areas commonly assessed in interviews i.e. comprehension, sequencing, storytelling, puzzles, problem solving etc.

• Moral Stories (K1-3): Learn valuable lessons in compassion, integrity and responsibility through reading fables and folktales. Little ones build word bank, develop comprehension skills and apply creativity in making their own storybooks.

 

VOCAB BOOSTER & READING COMPREHENSION | Grade 1 to 6

• Boost vocabulary and analytical skills through a wide variety of reading material. Daily spelling bee, dictation and comprehension activities are designed to mimic formats tested in local schools.

 

Easter Workshops

At a glance

  • Program Dates:
  • 4-Day Courses: Apr 10-13

  • Structure:
  • 4-Day Workshops
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