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] 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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[Activities] 10 Things We Did During The Haze

Ever since the haze worsened last week, Jae has been having a slight yet persistent cough, so I’ve been voluntarily keeping the older kids away from school. So it’s homeschool time for 3 kids again. What are some things we’ve been doing? Simple Science experiments & math demonstrations following the school textbook topics on mass, …

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