How to score in PSLE composition writing

Our founder, Claudine Fernandez shares tips from PSLE markers below on how to ace the Continuous Writing Section of English Paper 1 coming up in end-September. Vary your use of vocabulary and sentence structure. Show, not tell. There is no need for overly complex vocabulary; what is more important is to use the appropriate word[…]

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5 things to know before signing your children up for writing classes

It is undeniable that writing is an extremely important skill that every child should acquire to not only excel in the present but also to be future-ready.Perhaps, you are a parent who has been considering writing classes for your child for some time or maybe, you are deliberating between several writing schools.Many parents that we[…]

Our Customised Teaching Approaches

At Artistic Strategies Academy, we recognise that every child is different and would have different learning needs. Therefore, after conducting a diagnostic test for our students, we are able to ascertain the strengths and areas of improvement. We then customise our teaching methods and at times, our teaching materials to suit the needs of the[…]

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Creating a well-developed character

Renowned children’s author, Judy Blume says that one of the most significant and fundamental aspects of storytelling is the creation of compelling characters.Indeed, creating a three-dimensional character or a well-rounded character takes a lot of reflection and thought. How do we guide our young writers in doing so? Here are three tips to get your[…]