Monthly Archives - June 2017

Math Tutor Singapore - Preschoolers Learning Math

Formal maths at 3 years old?

New study shows more rigour in preschooler maths has benefits In recent years, there have been more advocates in the United States pushing to expand publicly funded preschool programmes. As a result, more children are exposed to formal mathematics and reading lessons at a younger age. Some education experts and parents become worried, believing that preschoolers should be playing with blocks, and not sitting still while a teacher explains the concepts of shapes. “Many children are not ready to do that [...]

preschool math, primary school maths, secondary school maths

Getting Ready for School Again

Getting Ready for School Again The June holidays are coming to an end! How can you, as parents, encourage and enable your children to gear up for the next semester? Here are some suggestions to ease the children back to the school groove. 1. Make sure revision is completed Ensuring that holiday homework is completed before school reopens is a good start to the new term. Holiday homework is usually issued to help children review and reinforce their understanding in topics covered [...]

Math Tutor Singapore - Children's Season 2017

Fun Math Activities To Do This June Holiday

Fun Math Activities To Do This June Holiday School’s out and holidays are here! Your child may be looking forward to having no homework, going on a famiy trip, or simply playing with friends. While your child may be having fun, what he or she has learnt about math in the first half of the year may be slowly fading away. It is important to help your child strike a balance between work and play, and this can be achieved by [...]