12 Irresistible Book Series for Teenagers to Read
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12 Irresistible Book Series for Teenagers to Read

We share what books and resources you can tap on to encourage your child to read… 1. The Chronicles of NarniaBy C.S. Lewis The Chronicles of Narnia is a series of fantasy novels. Except in The Horse and His Boy, the protagonists are all children from the real world who are magically transported to Narnia, where they are sometimes called upon…

Coronavirus Outbreak: 5 Teachable Moments for Parents to Impart
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Coronavirus Outbreak: 5 Teachable Moments for Parents to Impart

Everyone has been on high alert since the coronavirus landed on our local shores. Parents in particular are concerned about how the coronavirus affects our children when we send them off to school. Aside from understanding what is the coronavirus, what symptoms to look out for and what to do when a member falls ill,…

How Learning (Styles) Can Maximize Your Child’s Grades
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How Learning (Styles) Can Maximize Your Child’s Grades

A learning style is defined as “the style or learning methods used in the process of learning.” Understanding learning styles are more than just helping your kids get good grades, it is about empowering your child with tools to manage her academic studies and boosting her confidence as a student. My daughter struggled academically in primary…

Singaporean Children Need Different Skills For Future Success
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Singaporean Children Need Different Skills For Future Success

Children wanting more playtime is not news. But there is a definite mindset change in parents wanting more time for their children to delve into creative activities and imaginative play as they believe these skills sets will help their children succeed in the future. 98% of the children surveyed by LEGO Singapore wants more time…

11 Introduction Ideas to Begin Your English Compositions
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11 Introduction Ideas to Begin Your English Compositions

A compelling start to your story grabs your reader’s attention. The readers in this instance, are most likely your school teachers. Having read hundreds, if not thousands of primary school compositions, the ability to still arrest your school teachers’ attention gives your composition an edge in grades over your peers. Your introduction should be interesting….

DIY VIDEO: How to make Fluffy Slime at home!
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DIY VIDEO: How to make Fluffy Slime at home!

Hello there, so if you have primary school-age kids, you will know that there is an ongoing trend on DIY slime. My 10-year-old got into the slime action and was actively experimenting and making different types of slime – Fluffy Slime, Glitter Slime, Clear Slime, basically any kind of slime you can think of. What…

10 tips to help your child manage stress – A Student’s Guide
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10 tips to help your child manage stress – A Student’s Guide

Kids experience stress just as adults do. The only difference is that kids may not recognise the emotions or symptoms of stress or know how to manage them. That’s when we see meltdowns or manifestations of undesirable behaviours like lethargy, being snappy and irritable, rebelliousness etc. What stresses kids out? Kids get stressed out the…

Take Action To Avoid Procrastination
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Take Action To Avoid Procrastination

According to the Merriam-Webster dictionary, procrastination is “to intentionally put off doing something that should be done.” You can spot a procrastinator a mile away because the individual will: Put off tasks until the last minute avoid difficult tasks and deliberately look for distractions say they perform better under pressure, but more often than not that’s…

How To Spot Stress Symptoms & Help Your Child De-stress

How To Spot Stress Symptoms & Help Your Child De-stress

This post sheds some light on how to identify the symptoms manifested by kids and what can be done to help them de-stress. Stress is our natural way of responding to the demands of our ever-changing world. Although we all experience changes and demands regularly, the degree that these changes and demands made on each of…

5 Basic Study Skills for Primary 1 to 3 Students
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5 Basic Study Skills for Primary 1 to 3 Students

Want to help your kids to score well in primary school? Here are 5 basic skills parents can foster to ensure that they have a smoother academic path in their future school years. 1) Reading Skills Reading is an essential skill for every subject that your child will study now and later in Secondary school. Other than reading to…

Students Guide To Setting Goals For Academic Success
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Students Guide To Setting Goals For Academic Success

Successful people set goals that they can achieve. They aim for it, plan a strategy to achieve their goals and work in that general direction. Even if they do not achieve their goals, they are heading in the direction that allows them to enjoy success. Top athletes, successful businesses and inspiring youths like our very…

Splash N Surf @ Singapore Sports Hub
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Splash N Surf @ Singapore Sports Hub

What is it? Splash N Surf is a waterplay area located on the second floor of the Singapore Sports Hub (take the elevator or escalator nearest NTUC (supermarket) to the top floor. There you will find the following facilities: Water Play Area Kids Pool (0.6m deep) Lazy River (1.0m deep) Stingray® Changing rooms & lockers…