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5 Common Mistakes to Avoid in PSLE English

When it comes to English, mastering the fundamentals of grammar and its correct usage is essential for your child to do well in the subject. However, despite many years of learning the language and going through numerous practice assessments, some students may still find themselves making errors that could have been avoided and thus saving them a few extra points. Ms Suritha Shah, a PSLE … Continue reading 5 Common Mistakes to Avoid in PSLE English

5 Effective Ways to Clear Your Mind – According to Neuroscience

We all want to achieve great things and rise to the challenges that come our way with the mindset of a Champion. However, at times, the only thing standing in your way of doing your best is a troubled mind. Here, we present you five simple tips that can help you clear your mind and stay calm, as researched by neuroscientists and shared on Psychology … Continue reading 5 Effective Ways to Clear Your Mind – According to Neuroscience

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Manuka Honey: Amazing Uses and Benefits You Need to Know

Produced in New Zealand by bees that pollinate the Manuka bush, Manuka honey is highly regarded as the “miracle honey” that comes with a host of health benefits. While honey has been used for medicinal purposes for centuries, what differentiates Manuka honey from regular raw honey lies within its rich nutritional profile. Researchers at New Zealand’s University of Waikato discovered that Manuka honey contains a … Continue reading Manuka Honey: Amazing Uses and Benefits You Need to Know

March School Holiday 2017 – 12 Amazing Activities for Children

The March School Holiday is upon us, and both parents and their children are all set to enjoy this short break from the usual school routines and homework marathons. To help you make the most of this week-long break, we have put together a list of activities that are happening during the holiday week – ranging from enriching school holiday programmes to must-not-miss theatre shows … Continue reading March School Holiday 2017 – 12 Amazing Activities for Children

5 Ways to Help Your P3 Child to Love Science

Here in Singapore, students embark on the learning journey to discover the wonders of science in primary 3. While most students start off the journey filled with high hopes and excitement (after all, science truly is a fascinating subject filled with amazing discoveries), they may soon lose interest in the subject upon learning that their love and interest may not be enough to help them … Continue reading 5 Ways to Help Your P3 Child to Love Science

What Champion Teachers at MindChamps PreSchool Are Made Of

As a parent, nothing makes you happier than to see the wide smiles and cheery laughs from your children upon picking them up from preschool. On top of that, the daily conversations that you have with them about their day at school make the highlight of your day – the stories of their friends and teachers never fail to amaze you! What makes a champion … Continue reading What Champion Teachers at MindChamps PreSchool Are Made Of

Do You Have What It Takes To Be An Early Childhood Educator?

Here at MindChamps, much of the learning and thinking processes that our champs go through daily is attributed to the passion and dedication of our team of Champion Teachers. Beyond their love of inspiring and nurturing young minds, our preschool teachers also undergo up to 200 hours of training and accreditation to ensure that they are equipped with the latest skills, techniques and methodologies to … Continue reading Do You Have What It Takes To Be An Early Childhood Educator?

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5 Things You Can Do to Help Your P5 Child Prepare for PSLE

We all want our children to do well in their studies and exams, especially the all-important PSLE in Primary 6. While current P6 students are feeling the stress and are frantically doing what they can to prepare for PSLE which is just months away, this does not make things any easier for your child in Primary 5 who will be in the exact situation next … Continue reading 5 Things You Can Do to Help Your P5 Child Prepare for PSLE

8 Benefits of Teaching Your Child to Read and Write Early

Children start learning about language from the moment they are born. As they grow up, their speech and language skills become more complex as they learn to understand and use language to bring across their ideas, thoughts, and feelings, as well as to communicate their needs to others. During this stage of early speech and language development, children pick up skills that set the stage … Continue reading 8 Benefits of Teaching Your Child to Read and Write Early

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6 Effective Ways to Compliment and Motivate Your Child

What parent doesn’t love to praise his or her children? When a child does something praise-worthy, from accomplishing a difficult math problem to creating a piece of art, a proud parent can’t help but be enthusiastic. Yet, parents should be wary of over-the-top, glowing praise that focuses on stroking a child’s ego. Over time, hollow phrases like “Good job” become white noise, either not heard … Continue reading 6 Effective Ways to Compliment and Motivate Your Child