NEW PSLE English
MOE to Revise Teaching of English at Upper Primary
Parents, have you taken steps to prepare your child to give them the competitive edge? Early preparation is critical and crucial.
Build your child’s confidence and creativity in speech and writing.
The format for English will be a better test of pupils’ command of the language and using it effectively, and to prepare them for the 21st century workplace, which demands strong communication skills.
Paper 1: writing skills
Paper 4: oral communication
The emphasis of the new PSLE syllabus is on communication skills.
The aim is to boost communication skills and get pupils to express clearly, competently and confidently.
The focus is on speaking effectively in English and to be more creative in writing, using storytelling and role play to improve speaking and writing skills, and to speak more confidently
- a celebrated Toastmaster who has been invited to more than 200 public speaking clubs, over the last 15 years, to evaluate the abuse, misuse, overuse and creative use of the spoken language
- the author of a book on words “Wriggle Wrestle Wrangle with Words ~ Writing & Speaking Correctly, Clearly & Creatively”
- an MOE trained and qualified teacher