Supporting Your Child English Examination Skills

Fee : $110.00

The workshop has been approved for Caregivers Training Grant until 31 March 2022. Click here to download the form.

 

"It is one of the best workshops I have ever attended & this is my very first DAS workshop. I will definitely recommend this workshop to my colleagues in school. In fact, in this same workshop, I had my school's Allied Educator with me! "

Alex Lee, Senior Education Officer

ABOUT THE LECTURER

Rebecca Shalinah

 

TARGET PARTICIPANTS

 

Parents, caregivers and educators who work with children between the ages of 7 to 12 (P1 to P6).

 

WORKSHOP OBJECTIVES

 

This workshop is specially designed for participants who are/will be supporting primary school learners with specific learning difficulties in their English Language examinations. Participants will examine the various components of the English Language Paper 2 through unpacking the intricacies of the various components by simplifying them into simple and manageable steps. Participants will also gain strategies to support their learners to tackle the requirements of the various components.

 

BRIEF COURSE CONTENTS

 

Topics:

1. The requirements of the English Language Paper 2.

2. The basic conventions of grammar that learners with dyslexia need to master in order to handle the various components of the English Language Paper 2.

3. Step-by-step strategies to support learners with dyslexia in the MCQ, open-ended Vocabulary Cloze and Comprehension components of the English Language Paper 2.

4. Learn to use the Complimentary Exam Time-use Guide (PDF 773KB)

 

LEARNING OUTCOMES

 

  • Develop an understanding of the requirements of the English Language Paper 2
  • Gain knowledge in mastering the various components of the English Language Paper 2
  • Learn strategies to support learners with dyslexia in the areas of MCQ, OE, Vocabulary Cloze and Comprehension.

 

COURSE DELIVERY

DAS Academy will be delivering the workshop with dual-mode of learning; face-to-face or online via live-stream on Zoom. Please indicate your preferred mode of learning in the registration form. Please note that you will not be allowed to change your preference once the registration is completed.

*Course will be postponed if the minimum number of participants is not met

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