Breaking News! We finally have our Facebook page. And even more good news is, we have a fanpage with our own URL. Yes!!! Why Does It Take So Long? You may be asking me now, why does it take me Read More …
I always learn new things about kids when I am teaching them. I learnt that kids’ thinking skills are valuable. Recognise and acknowledge their skill at thinking, and you will gain their co-operation and participation.
I wish Mr. Robin Williams had come to Asia to share his life with us. He would have felt the love we have for him and his work. The chance of him feeling loved and wanted by the rest of the world so far east might just save his life.
Technology to me was modern home appliances which was the washing machine, television and telephone. I used the computer only in school,which started when I was about 19 years old.
What is PayLah? To add a ‘Lah’ after a word, usually a verb or an action word, is characteristic of Singlish, the version of English most Singaporeans use. Here is what PayLah service is all about. Singlish is unique to Singaporeans but why use it in a banking service?
“I Am Sorry Mummy” It can be disheartening if your child does not apologise for mistakes. But what if the so called mistake is a Genuine Mistake. In many cases for a child, they are genuine mistake. If you don’t recognise it, you are in for a lot of problem because you will handling it as if the child knows what he is doing IS wrong.
Some people say that in order to master Mandarin language, the only way is to first learn Han Yu Pin Yin. I disagree with this viewpoint. Let’s talk about using the dictionary as a point of discussion. 要真正的掌握华文，唯一的办法就是要先学习拼音。我不赞成这观点。就从查字典的角度来谈吧。
If someone tells you they learn about a plane crash (Malaysian Airlines MH370), rarely do they quote the Straits Times papers. It was on the television news and youtube. All it takes is a few search words that are tagged for you to get to the news update.
Can We Teach Kids The Art Of Tagging?
What do price, Facebook, bags and the English Language have in common? It is tagging. Price tags, blog taglines, question tags, Facebook tags and bag tags. Facebook tags are like cancer cells in the bone. You can privatise or remove tags, but another one just pops up out of nowhere. If anything, it is always misused.
Are you ready to be impressed and be inspired? I am totally in awe at the courage of Asian singers. I have wanted to write about this but it took this Malaysian singer, Shila Amzah to make me jump out Read More …
Befriend people who are technological savvy (geeks need some socializing opportunities, so you are doing some deed to them) and ask dumb questions like everyone else who uses iPhone, Microsoft Windows 8 or Google emails. In the world of technology, dumb questions are actually good. It promotes the phrase ‘artificial intelligence’, makes it beautiful too.
Mathematics now, like many parents and teachers will tell you, is almost impossible to learn and master. It is literacy based, somewhat technical and undeniably challenging. And these challenges begin as early as pre-primary level. Even with all the mental mathematical skills in the academic world will not help you solve a problem in mathematics if you do not understand the meaning of what is being asked.
Success is habit forming and each habit consists of several successful steps. When each step is taken into consideration, it forms the whole system of process that we seek to go through to achieve overall success. Last Friday was Read More …
If you want your child to listen to you, don’t just sit around waiting for the world to demonstrate to you how children live. Start learning about them and their world. Follow the child.