Holistic assessment plan english language 2018 primary 1. Processing and delivery time may take longer than usual. The latter comprises of reading aloud passage and stimulusbased conversation. Holistic assessment plan english language 2018 primary 1 big books small books whole year term 1. I believe that all children can score well in comprehension openended because all answers are in front of them. Your valuable feedback through this survey will help the school in its future planning of elearning days.
Thank you for watching the first part of our oral preparation video last week. There are 10 tests in primary 5 english oral booklet. During the 5minute preparation, you will need to get yourself ready for both reading and stimulusbased conversation. Ladys fingers the winner for each category will win the following prizes. What are some things you must do in order to stay safe on the road. Stimulusbased conversation state an opinion choice explain rationale illustrate with personal experience students are expected to demonstrate the following. This post shares how you can help your child prepare for psle oral. So, after a 3week hiatus from the writing component due to the ca1, we are now in full swing, practising writing and oral for the sa1. When could the items or information in this picture be used. Please refer to the following for the reading and stimulus based conversation sbc. We are still fulfilling local and international orders. The purpose of the examination is to assess the candidates attainment in english language based on the learning outcomes stated in the english language syllabus 2010.
Help your child with the oral resource booklet help your child beef up on the information. Stimulusbased conversation conquering sbc using the sep model. School auditorium programme guests to be seated by 6. Stimulus based 16% conversation 10 listening comprehension paper 3 picture matching 4 14%. Interestingly, while carrying out oral practice with one of my p6 children this week, she mentioned to me how she envied the primary 4 children in school who had the questions written beneath the picture so. Would you prefer to organise your own birthday party at home or hold it outside and have someone organise it for you.
Primary 3 primary 4 16m 2 passages 20m 2 passages component marks paper 1 continuous writing 20. My english school now offers a course called my psle preparation class. Stimulus based conversation illustration with words. Help your child with the oral resource booklet help your child beef up on the information needed. Assessment tasks exam format strategies and pedagogies stimulus based conversation.
Tips and prompts provide useful guidelines to help pupils. If your child is preparing for the psle or you have a primary 5 child who is just beginning the psle. Look at the picture, would you have your birthday party at stageworks. The stimulus based conversation component of the primary english oral examination is an assessment of how well you can articulate your ideas, experiences and opinions. Primary 3 stimulus based conversation snacks a look at the pictures. When i get the book, i will start reading it immediately. New primary essentials series english assessment book. Blare stands for body language, language vocabulary and structures, accuracy. Thats how long each primary six student gets to look at the reading passage and visual stimulus for their psle oral examination. Woodgrove primary school p6 assessment plan 2020 standard. Each test consists of one passage and one stimulus based conversation, complete with answer key. A structure for stimulusbased conversation oral primary 3 name. It is designed to help pupils prepare for the psle in an effective and strategic manner.
Most schools are already starting to prepare their students from primary 4 and 5 onwards for this change by either printing out. Primary 1 pupils english composition answer generates. However before that, many of the primary six children should be getting ready for their final official practice. Mayflower primary school english language department. I was super pleased to get messages from my students parents and. English language term 1 term 2 term 3 term 4 stellar units covered 1. Language based on the learning outcomes stated in the english language syllabus.
The psle assesses students attainment of the learning outcomes of different subjects english, mathematics, science and mother tongue. For stimulus based conversation, candidates are assessed on their ability to. Jul 28, 2016 thank you for watching the first part of our oral preparation video last week. Click to listen the instruction, follow the instruction to complete your task. The primary school leaving examination psle oral examinations are taking place on the 17 th and 18 th of this month. There is also an answer key consisting of suggested prompts and detailed reference points for all stimulusbased conversation tests at back of the book.
Sep 27, 2015 briefing for composition and oral p4 1. Example 1 stimulus based conversation prompts for stimulus based conversation a this is the cover of a story book. Booklet a mcq assessment include language vocabulary items in companion booklets and level worksheets booklet b oe paper 3 listening comprehension picture matching notetaking listening comprehension. We are officially 4 weeks away from the psle oral examination. Paper 4 oral communication for reading aloud, candidates are assessed on their ability to pronounce and articulate words clearly, as well as their ability to read fluently with appropriate expression and rhythm. Typically, primary 34 students will be shown four pictures based on a theme that they will likely be familiar with, and they will be required to choose one picture to elaborate on. Preparing your child for the new psle chinese oral. It could be about a book that was read, what happened at school or on. Stimulus based conversation is one of the changes in the new psle format in 2015 and many children are stumbled by it. A structure for stimulusbased conversation oral primary 3. According to diana of thinkbig, common themes include.
Primary 4 english oral booklet, by hana zhang soft copy. Are you influenced by what your friends and family eat. Where do you think the items or information in this picture could be found. New syllabus 2015 primary school english, psle moe. Primary 4 stellar comprehension plus all about ed listening and oral booklet supplementary worksheets for every unit spelling list writing package little red dot hp classes stimulus based conversation package. Primary 4 briefing on subject based banding 15 feb 2019. Stimulus based conversation 20m personal response, clarity, engagement in conversation in response to a visual. In this article, we will take you through how to ace the psle oral examination, stimulus based conversation component. Stimulusbased conversation is one of the changes in the new psle format in 2015 and.
Each test consists of one passage and one stimulusbased conversation. Subject based banding at end of primary 4 parental choice. Typically, primary 3 4 students will be shown four pictures based on a theme that they will likely be familiar with, and they will be required to choose one picture to elaborate on. A complete beginners guide to zoom 2020 update everything you need to know to get started duration. Stimulus based conversation topics tested will be within the experience of the students i. Tell me about the best birthday partybirthday celebrations you have. Booklet b grammar cloze 8m vocabulary cloze 4m sentence manipulation 4m comprehension openended 1 10m comprehension openended 2 10m 50 paper 3 listening comprehension 12 paper 3 listening comprehension 14 paper 4 oral reading aloud stimulusbased conversation 16 paper 4 oral reading aloud. Will be putting up part 2 of compre oe and reading today. Booklet b openended grammar cloze editing for spelling and grammar comprehension cloze synthesis and transformation comprehension oe paper 3 listening comprehension paper 4 reading aloud stimulus based conversation total. Hi friends, i have put up a page on conversation and part one of the comprehension openended. Top 7 tips to do better in singapore primary school oral exams.
Why do you think a maze game is given on the biscuit box. There are 10 tests in primary 3 english oral booklet. Qn 2 and 3 to give personal response on the same theme but broader topic with justifications and elaborations. There is also an answer key consisting of suggested prompts and detailed reference points for all stimulus based conversation tests at back of the book. Will give away free oral practices see last 2 pics pls top up 60 cents for postage psle oral practices, english test, assessment books, stimulus based conversation. B what kinds of food do you enjoy eating, and do you think your diet is a healthy one. The pupil can expect to be guided on how to prepare for and answer examination questions relevant to the stimulusbased conversation section. Schoolbased packages topical learning sheets mental sums booklet heuristics booklet.
This applies to psle english exam format and class practices, most noticeable in the composition and comprehension section. Meridian primary school 2019 assessment plan for primary 6. Preparing for primary school leaving examination psle pupils sit for the primary school leaving examination psle, a national examination, after 6 compulsory years of primary education in singapore. The new syllabus requires students to share their thoughts and their personal experiences relevant to the topic. Students are required to respond to any graphic from a poster or advertisement to a map and even a milk bottle wrapper. For poster brochure on events like a fair, camp, movie etc. How can parents help to prepare for psle oral english. Psle oral stimulus based conversation thinking factory. This change shall affect and include the psle syllabus for english. Assessment tasks term 1 term 2 term 3 term 4 speaking. Stimulus based conversation illustration with words 10 listening comprehension 30 min. The first question in your stimulus based conversation is always directly related to the purpose of the visual stimulus. Stimulus based conversation peer feedback oral reading aloud 6m. Express oneself clearly in a conversation demonstrate wide range of appropriate vocabulary use grammatical structures accurately.
Each test consists of one passage and one stimulus based conversation. Psle english 2015 format get books to practice for psle. Booklet b openended grammar cloze editing for spelling and grammar comprehension cloze synthesis and transformation comprehension oe paper 3 listening comprehension paper 4 reading aloud stimulusbased conversation total. Since 2015, picture discussion and conversation has been replaced by stimulus based conversation. Contains 18 practices for oral, covers stimulus based questions and samples responses provided. Exam sections that have changed are marked with an. There are 10 tests in primary 4 english oral booklet. Primary english tuition centre in singapore lil but mighty. Primary 4 stellar comprehension plus all about ed listening and oral booklet supplementary worksheets for every unit spelling list writing package little red dot hp classes stimulusbased conversation package. Meridian primary school 2019 assessment plan for primary 6 english primary 6 term 1 term 2 term 3 term 4 week 9.
Lastminute guide to oral exams primary 36 kiasuparents. Each practice unit includes a reading aloud and a stimulus based conversation section which are broadly linked by a theme, giving pupils ample practice to improve oral competency. Preparing for primary school leaving examination psle. English language primary 4 revised syllabus briefing 16. Yesterday, i gave an outline of how to prepare for stimulusbased conversation during. Through stellar, grammar and metalanguage are taught explicitly to pupils. In listening comprehension, your child will be given a booklet comprising of 20. Unit 1 to 4 units in textbook a primary 4 to 6 unit 1 to 10 na 1. Stimulus based conversation encourage your child to read widely, not just story books. Primary 4 sa1 2016 vocabulary list part 1 thinking factory. In an earlier article, we presented you with general tips as well as strategies to ace the reading component. Prompts for stimulus based conversation a look at the picture.
P5 oral stimulus based conversation using video theme. What do you think will happen if this warning is not obeyed. Top 18 tips for primary school english oral stimulusbased. Make reference to the given stimulus and talk about it using information from the stimulus. This programme helps prepare students for the primary school leaving examination psle our course provides intensive instruction in all four areas of the psle english examination and reflects the 2015 changes to the psle examination format. Jan 31, 2017 primary 4 sa1 2016 vocabulary list part 1 we have completed the p4 ca1 top school 2016 papers but i did not create a vocabulary list for them from this set of papers as i felt the words were too easy. Primary 4 english oral booklet, by hana zhang 2016 printed book. Purpose of examination 2 assessment objectives 3 examination format 4. Yesterday, i gave an outline of how to prepare for stimulus based conversation during the 5minute preparation time and during the actual examination. Count down to primary english exams provides pupils with comprehensive practice to prepare them for the english exam.
Tuesday common test 95 marks booklet a 28 m oral 30 marksgrammar vocabulary mcq, vocabulary cloze, visual text comprehension conversation 20 m conversation 20 m booklet b 67 m paper 1 55 marks. This is the 2nd edition, newly published in march 2018. Practice with your child using the oral resource booklet reinforce the a. Booklet b 14 openended 2, 3, or 4 marks 44 m total 42 questions 100 m.
Oral practice 2 stimulus based conversation sample. Dear parents, please be informed of the new format change in primary school english, singapore for 2015. Holistic assessment plan english language 2018 primary 5 component term 1 2118 to 9318 term 2. Stimulus based conversation 30 27apr, 29apr approx. Here are some instructions again about using the checklist. Stimulus based conversation part 1 as this cohort of p6 pupils is the first batch to be tested with the new psle oral format, there are very few commercial resources on stimulus based conversation available in the market. Paper 4 oral reading aloud stimulusbased conversation. During the 5minute preparation, you will need to get yourself ready for both reading and stimulus based conversation. Whole numbers 1 whole number to 100 000 2 comparing numbers within 100 000 3rounding off to nearest ten 4 rounding off to nearest hundred 5 estimation 6 factors 7 multiples 8 multiplication by 1digit number 9 multiplication by 2digit number 10 division by 1digit number 11 word problems processing tables and line graphs 12 presenting and. The weekend is coming and this is the perfect time to prepare for the oral examination that is coming really soon. Singapore a primary 1 pupils answer to an english composition assignment has sparked a lively online debate, after a photo of it was shared widely on social media read more at. Personal response, clarity of expression and engagement in conversation.1151 1342 92 1218 1287 1100 191 398 289 740 71 1017 1417 504 602 604 116 1280 1464 976 1154 1460 1017 647 99 1093 1400 1444 1179