It is stressful time for all parents and students. Exam stress affects both the parent and the child. The good news is that the PSLE is at our door step again and it will be over soon. The bad news however :…

## The Importance of Underlining Key Information

Underlining key information is extremely important and it is often overlooked by many students, resulting in unnecessary careless marks lost. Let me give you an example: John and Mary have some marbles. After John’s father gave him some marbles, John’s…

## Mastering Problem Sums – Part 2

This is part 2 of ‘Mastering Problem Sums’. Check out part 1 here. We are back to present more tips on mastering problem sums! To recap on the points in part 1: Tip number 1 – Underline key information, words or…

## Mastering Problem Sums – Part 1

Problem sums are a real thorn in the flesh for most students. Chances are that if you can do paper 2 well, you would be able to do well for an entire mathematics paper. But really, what is the approach…