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…

Dream Big Princess Academy Encourages Young Girls To Be Daring, Creative and Kind
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Dream Big Princess Academy Encourages Young Girls To Be Daring, Creative and Kind

The last time we followed a real life princess was to catch a glimpse of the newlyweds Royal Couple, Princess Kate and her prince. When I first received the invite, I thought that I should give this event a miss as my girl was at the age (10 years old) where she is moving beyond the…

Kids Share About Study Stress In Singapore Schools
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Kids Share About Study Stress In Singapore Schools

Singapore education is tough on their students. Elizabeth Knight-Hassell, who has lived here most of her life with her British citizens parents, attended and graduated from an elite Singapore primary school. She is currently attending an International School in Singapore.  In the first year at the International School, she was tasked to write a reflective...
Straight From The Heart Writing Competition
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Straight From The Heart Writing Competition

Calling all budding scriptwriters, storytellers, and movie-makers! This is a call to send in your stories inspired by your housing estates. ALL stories imagined or based on real-life will be accepted. This competition is open to all primary and secondary school students. The winner will win a mentorship with a scriptwriter who will help convert your…

BeCause Of You – The Kids Learned Philantrophy
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BeCause Of You – The Kids Learned Philantrophy

Charity begins at home. But sometimes, we need to get out of the house to learn what charity is. BeCause of You is a theatre that provided the kids with a chance to learn about philanthropy. Yesterday my kids ran around the Raffles Hotel Concert Hall begging strangers to buy bears from them. They were selling…

Your Solution To “Mummy Can We Have A Dog?”
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Your Solution To “Mummy Can We Have A Dog?”

Don’t worry, this is not sexual harassment. My house guest is a bona-fide furry friend who shows her warmth by pawing and licking. Here’s how she came to stay with us. My kids have been pestering me for a pet. A dog to be more specific. Their sole mission is to break down the resistance (me)…

Charity: Shoebox Project
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Charity: Shoebox Project

It is easy to sit up and take notice. What is difficult is getting up and taking action. ~ Al Batt Our children live in a world of abundance. They have many toys, plenty of food, much entertainment and houseful of  material possessions. They never run out of staples like toothpaste (unless Mommy forgets to stock…

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Top 10 Kids Mandarin Enrichment

Mandarin is a challenging subject to master. It is a subject that confounds students and worry parents as it carries a huge influencing percentage during the Primary School Leaving Exam (PSLE). Parents pay mega bucks, hire multiple tutors and invest in mandarin products – books, DVDs, plays, even overseas trips – anything that will add…

How Can You Inspire Your Kids To Think?
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How Can You Inspire Your Kids To Think?

Half of what your kids learn in the first 2 years of college will be outdated by the time they graduate,” said Education Reformer, Kiran Bir Sethi! The top 10 most demanded jobs that we are preparing our children for today may not even exist by the time our kids are ready to join the…