5 Winning Strategies for English Comprehension English, Parental Strategist English, PSLE English Comprehension is the bane of all students. Students struggle with comprehension passages from Primary 1 all the way… Continue reading

MCQ Trick: Divisibility Test Math, Parental Strategist Maths, PSLE by Kai Although divisibility tests are not part of the PSLE syllabus, the commonly applicable ones are just some simple… Continue reading

The Legitimacy of the Bar Method Math, Parental Strategist Maths, PSLE by KC Yan “In Step Maths” grades 1-6 used to be a popular series among local schools—a far more user-friendly… Continue reading

Highest Common Factor and Lowest Common Multiple Math, Parental Strategist Maths, PSLE by Kai A shortcut to avoid the tedious prime factorization of all the numbers involved. Continue reading

A Singapore Grade Four Question Without Algebra Math, Parental Strategist Maths, PSLE by KC Yan On 5 February 1999, Janey, an ex-colleague, forwarded me “Can U do a P4 maths question?”.… Continue reading

A Singapore Grade Two Tricky Question Math, Parental Strategist Maths, PSLE by KC Yan A classic elementary math problem that folks from a number of professions, from psychologists to professors… Continue reading

Equal Fraction Concept Using Tic-Tac-Toe Method Math, Parental Strategist Maths, PSLE by John Yeo 2/5 of James’ pencils is equal to 1/3 of Kelvin’s pencils. If Kelvin has 4 more pencils… Continue reading

Problem Solving Made Difficult Math, Opinion Pieces, Parental Strategist Maths, PSLE by KC Yan Recently, while revising a grade 5 supplementary book I wrote for Marshall Cavendish, I saw that other than the… Continue reading

How to Boost Your Marks for English Comprehension English, Parental Strategist English, PSLE by Jerry Lee English Comprehension is the bane of all students. Students struggle with comprehension passages from Primary 1 all… Continue reading