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News: Why children’s books that teach diversity are more important than ever

If you think back to your childhood, what sticks with you? For many people, it’s those cosy times when they were cuddled up with a parent or grandparent, being read a story. 74 more words

Early Childhood

Why is your child not doing well?

Why is your Child failing English? 

These are some reasons why pupils are failing English:

  • Lack vocabulary
  • Poor grasp of grammar
  • Little awareness of writing skills…
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'O' Level English

Learning About Literature Through Art

My AP class has been busy at work as we begin our unit on Hamlet. They started by engaging in an activity in which they “tweeted” using Padlet, responding to various events that happen to the title character at the beginning of the play. 321 more words


Last date to register for free teachers conference

Our free conference for English teachers (mentioned in our previous post) is just under three weeks away. The last date to register is next Monday, 31st October. 180 more words


Fulfilling the Learning Needs of Children with The Best Care

Are you concerned about your child’s proper care before and after school in either Sengkang or Yishun, EDUFIRST can provide you with the best solution in student care that is aimed at fulfilling the learning needs of your child. 235 more words

Integrating English Conference 2016

We are very excited about our forthcoming (FREE!) Integrating English conference for English teachers which be taking place at Middlesex University on the 11th of November. 265 more words


First blog post

Hi!  I’m Mrs Janice Chung, the head tutor of Mckaylan Tutorial Centre. I’ve created this blog for a myriad of reasons:

  • Share useful tips
  • Showcase pupils’ good works…
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'O' Level English