Carol @ owlissimo.com

Carol is a mum, educator and trainer from sunny Singapore. She writes regularly on education research, creates effective learning materials, designs impactful workshops for parents, and prepares children for Mathematics competitions. Her mission is to show you how to teach your children using effective and efficient ways, helping them achieve success in school and in life.

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[Learn at Home] Resources for Malaysia SJKC

If your child is studying at a Malaysian Chinese primary school (SJKC), then you’ll find this list of online learning resources useful, especially during Covid-19 school closure. This is part of our series at [Learn at Home] During Covid-19 School Closure Online / Digital Textbooks & Workbooks – SJKC Online / Digital Textbooks – SK …

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[Learn at Home] Resources during School Closures

This is part of our series at [Learn at Home] During Covid-19 School Closure Thanks to the Internet, our children are able to continue learning at home even with sudden school closures. I understand that many parents did not have time to prepare books or materials before the schools closed. Some of my children’s classmates …

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[Learn at Home] During Covid-19 School Closure

Does your child need to learn at home due to Covid-19 school closures? Then you’re at the right place. Over the past 10 years, I’ve homeschooled my 3 children through preschool and kindergarten. This year, they’re all in primary school and we supplement with home learning activities after school. Just when I thought I could …

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[Free Printable] Wash hands with soap (Fight Covid-19)

Is your child diligently washing hands with soap after every toilet visit and before every meal? If not, high five!!! You may download your free printable posters now. >>> Poster – Wash hands with soap (English) (PDF, 240KB) >>> Poster – Wash hands with soap (Chinese) (PDF, 240KB) >>> Poster – Wash hands with soap …

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[Math] Achievement through patterning skills

Research has found that preschoolers’ ability to spot mathematical patterns can predict mathematical achievement at a later age, more than other math and non-math skills. (Rittle-Johnson et. al, 2016) Recently, El (5y11m) enjoys solving math puzzles. We use the same gorgeous Casco books that the older kids have used before. The kids write their solutions in …

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