How Learning (Styles) Can Maximize Your Child’s Grades
Empowering Kids | Learning Skills

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…

Public Holidays and School Term Breaks in Singapore 2020
Celebrations & Occasions | Family Time

Public Holidays and School Term Breaks in Singapore 2020

Planning for a weekend getaway or just looking forward to some rest over a long weekend? Here are the dates for the 10 gazetted public holidays for 2020 New Year’s Day  1 Jan 2020    Wednesday  Chinese New Year  25 Jan 2020  Saturday  26 Jan 2020*  Sunday  Good Friday  10 Apr 2020  Friday  Labour Day  1…

Reading Motivation for Kids: A Critical Life-skill to Cultivate
Career | Preschool (2 - 6) | Primary (7 - 12)

Reading Motivation for Kids: A Critical Life-skill to Cultivate

Warren Fernandez, Editor of The Straits Times, has to read many essays as well letters from people who write in to the newspaper to offer ideas, or look for a job. He says that the ones who stand out, are those who get the basics right – they pick the right words, they use them…

Purr-fect Date-night With Cats The Musical
Event Listing | Fun With Kids | Media Invite | Reviews by Us | Singapore

Purr-fect Date-night With Cats The Musical

Meow! Andrew Lloyd Webber’s most illustrious musical, Cats, returns to our Singapore shores for a limited season (till 5 January 2020). So treat yourself and your family to a “purr-fect” night out to catch this record-breaking musical. Why You Should Catch Cats the Musical? Because if you love musicals, Cats has all the signatures of…

Guide: 15+ Best Spots To Watch Fireworks In Singapore!
Best in Singapore | Guides | Singapore

Guide: 15+ Best Spots To Watch Fireworks In Singapore!

Do you love FIREWORKS as much as we do? If so, there is usually a firework display on these occasions — Chinese New Year (Jan/Feb), National Day (9 August) or the eve of the New Year (31 December). In preparation for our National Day celebration, there are usually up to eight rehearsals prior to the actual…

Gardens by the Bay: Christmas Wonderland and Poinsettia Wishes
Celebrations & Occasions | Event Listing | Fun With Kids | Singapore

Gardens by the Bay: Christmas Wonderland and Poinsettia Wishes

This winter, Gardens by the Bay transform itself once again into Christmas Wonderland. Back for the 6th year, this popular year-event promises a merry feast for the senses with a wide array of gastronomical adventures, fun craft workshops and one-of-a-kind shopping experiences to complement the stunning festive backdrop of light, performances and ‘snow’ in the…

Best Eye-Care Monitor for Students To Study and Play (Review)
Health | Reviews by Us | Technology

Best Eye-Care Monitor for Students To Study and Play (Review)

Once your child hits the secondary school circuit, technology and laptops become ubiquitous in their lives. Laptops are a school essential to submit assignments to their teachers (online or printed copy), write essays, do research for school projects, create posters for science fairs, and even create PowerPoint presentations. Those who are leaders in their CCAs…

Teenager Posture Problems: Tips For Parents
Engaging Parents | Health & Beauty | Teenagers

Teenager Posture Problems: Tips For Parents

Slouching and poor postures seem to be an omnipresent trait of teenage awkwardness. In some children, sudden growth spurts made them seem taller overnight. This sudden height increase can be both exhilarating and terrifying at the same time for your child. In this post, we examine teenage posture problems and offer some tips for parents…

Walking With Dinosaurs Singapore 2019
Event Listing | Fun With Kids | Singapore

Walking With Dinosaurs Singapore 2019

The wait is finally over! Dinosaurs will once again roam our Singapore soil and share their story from the Triassic Period. WALKING WITH DINOSAURS – THE LIVE EXPERIENCE returns to Singapore after 10 long years! This amazing theatrical production and arena spectacular is brought to you by BBC Earth in association with BBC Studios. It…