Coaching With Confidence

Being a parent is not an easy feat.

As parents, we feel the responsibility to do whatever we can to help our children succeed academically and become well-rounded individuals.

But how? What are the tools available to help our children improve their language skills and their mathematics problem-solving skills. 

Coaching With Confidence comprises a suite of parent workshops that aims to equip you with the essential tools you need to better coach your children and to help them in every step of their learning journey.

Why Coaching With Confidence
  • Learn compelling and creative strategies to coach children from Primary 1 to Primary 6.
  • Enjoy dynamic exchange of ideas and anecdotes with our experienced and NIE-trained teachers.
  • Apply useful and practical tips immediately to help your children excel in the subjects.
Who Should Attend
  • Parents with children between 7 and 12 years of age who wish to be actively involved in their children’s learning journey.
  • Educators of primary 1 to primary 6 (e.g. private tutors).

Coach Your Child To Success - Primary English

In this 4-session workshop, the trainer will share strategies with parents to help their children in the following components of the Primary English Language

  • Comprehensive open-ended
  • Comprehension cloze
  • Composition
  • Synthesis & transformation

First Session Comprehension Open-ended

Help your child improve in Comprehension Open-ended by learning various strategies which include Reading Skills and Answering Techniques!

Objectives of the workshop:

  • Understanding how Comprehension OE is marked at the PSLE
  • Picking up Reading Skills that will aid in the overall understanding of the passage
  • Learning Answering Techniques that will lead to a perfect score

Second Session Comprehension Cloze

Guide your child by picking up tips and tricks to tackle Comprehension Cloze like an Ace!

Objectives of the workshop:

  • Understanding how Comprehension Cloze is marked at the PSLE
  • Discovering how a Comprehension Cloze passage is set
  • Learning Answering Techniques that will lead to a perfect score

Third Session Composition

Writing does not have to be a chore! Help your child get those creative juices flowing and write that A-Star Composition!

Objectives of the workshop:

  • Understanding how Composition is marked at the PSLE
  • Interpreting the question and relevantly using the given picture
  • Learning how to apply different writing techniques in the composition

Fourth Session Synthesis & Transformation

Assist your child in acing Synthesis & Transformation! Dive deep into the finer points of accurately answering even the most difficult questions!

Objectives of the workshop:

  • Understanding how S&T is marked at the PSLE
  • Examining the trickier types of questions
  • Learning how to accurately answer questions to get that perfect score

Mathematics Heuristics For Parents

In this 4-session workshop, participants will learn how to identify the various types of problems and use the best strategies to tackle each of them.

First Session More Than/ Less Than Problems

Example:

A file cost $14 less than a calculator but $3 more than a pen.

Mike paid $87 for 4 files, 3 calculators and 5 pens.

How much did a file cost?

Second Session Repeated Identity Problems

Example:

Karen has 25% as many stickers as Mavis and 20% less stickers than Stella.

If they have a total of 125 stickers, how many stickers does Karen have?

Third Session Equal Stage Problems

Example:

An equal number of boys and girls were at the library at first.

1 hour later, 8 boys left and 4 girls arrived at the library.

There were then thrice as many girls as boys at the library.

How many boys were at the library at first?

Fourth Session Guess & Check and Make a Supposition Problems

Example:

In a quiz, Agnes answered 20 questions and scored 51 points.

5 marks were awarded for each correct answer and 2 marks were deducted for each incorrect answer. How many questions did Agnes answer correctly?

Workshops Details

Workshop Duration 1.5 hours per day across 4 days
Location

Kovan Branch
2 Kovan Road, Simon Plaza, #01-07, Singapore 548008

Jurong Branch
2 Jurong East Central 1, JCUBE, #04-02/03, Singapore 609731

Cost

$360 per pax per workshop

$288 for accompanying spouse

 

Schedule

Workshop Location Days & Dates Timing
Coaching Your Child To Success - Primary English Kovan 6, 13, 20 October, 
3 November
9.30am to 11am
Mathematics Heuristics For Parents Kovan 5, 12, 19, 26 October 11am to 12.30pm
Coaching Your Child To Success - Primary English Jurong 5, 12, 19, 26 October 4pm to 5.30pm
Mathematics Heuristics For Parents Jurong 6, 13, 20 October,
3 November
11am to 12.30pm

 

Coaching With Confidence
REGISTRATION

Please note that:

  • Online application does not guarantee a space.
  • Due to limited capacity, availability is on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • Session timings which are fully booked may still appear on our form.
  • In the event that you have applied for a session which is oversubscribed, you will be placed on our waitlist and notified accordingly.

Upon submission of this form, you will receive a confirmation email to your provided email address within 3 – 5 working days.

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Program Location Days & Dates Timing
Kovan 6, 13, 20 October, 
3 November
9.30am to 11am
Kovan 5, 12, 19, 26 October 11am to 12.30pm
Jurong 5, 12, 19, 26 October 4pm to 5.30pm
Jurong 6, 13, 20 October, 
3 November
11am to 12.30pm

Terms and conditions

  1. Payment must be made to secure a spot in a programme, within one week of receiving the confirmation email.
  2. New students refer to students who are not currently enrolled in True Learning’s regular classes.
  3. True Learning reserves all rights to make changes to any of their programmes and promotions, and may, at its discretion, amend timings, availability, venues, content and teachers according to porgramme priorities and client needs.
  4. True Learning reserves all rights to make any amendments to the above Terms and Conditions without prior notice and will not be held liable for any damages that may incur from these amendments.
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