Remember, looking cool might not always mean you look well-groomed. Good Health Firstly, having regular and well-balanced meals every day makes you feel strong, energetic and confident. Take into account your BMI and be aware of whether you need to lose some weight.
If you can afford it, take supplements to enhance your health! It is also important to sleep well. Make sure you get 7 8 hours of sleep each night so that you will be able to function well the next day. A well-rested person feels fresh and alert. It makes you look good. Beauty Sleep literally means that!
Exercise is also important. Here is a list of some exercises you can engage in easily: Use paragraphs to explain and elaborate.
Use simple and direct language to communicate to the reader effectively and efficiently 15 Be consistent with the word form when listing in bullets e. Proper manners and etiquette are invaluable to young gentleman and lady in the making.
When meeting people for the first time. Always remember to leave a positive impression of yourself with them. You should keep in mind the following: 1. Greet them politely and warmly 2. Establish eye contact when talking to them 3. Speak clearly without shouting 4. Be ready to volunteer to help Seriously, a person doesnt need to be the best looker to leave the best impression. If you are well-groomed, radiant with good health and display an amiable personality, you will win many hearts.
Start making a difference to yourself today! Worried that youll be bored this coming vacation? What better ways can you spend your holidays than with us! Aljunied Youth Club has many activities in store for you this coming vacation. Come sign up quickly! Fun Skates! Sign up for our fun and exciting in-line skating course.
You only need 4 Sundays in Dec to learn how to skate. All sessions are conducted at the East Coast Parkway where you can skate by the beach.
Thats the coolest thing to do, isnt it? The best thing is you can get to make many new friends who are also into skating. Dont worry if you cant skate; its easy to learn.
You need not worry about falling too as you will have safety guards to protect you. Our experienced instructor will teach you how to skate safely and in no time, you will be raring to go with confidence. Moreover, there will be a mini competition for all learners on the last session and winners will win attractive skates of the latest models. You will surely enjoy this fun and hip activity.
Dont hesitate anymore. Swim Ease If you are interested in water sports but do not exactly know how to swim, this is where you should begin.
Join our Swim Ease programme. Swimming is a life skill everyone must have. Youll never know when you need the skills to save a drowning person.
Moreover, with your new-found skills in swimming, you can start picking up new water sports such as scuba diving or water skiing. Our swimming clinic is very affordable. At the end of the course, therell be a telematch for everyone.
Dont miss the fun at Aljunied Swimming Complex! Overseas Service Learning Have you been overseas on a meaningful project before? If you havent, then our overseas service learning project is for you. Therere loads to learn in this programme.
Learning to serve and serving to learn is an experience youll never forget! While you are involved in the on-site school building project, you will learn invaluable lessons on discipline, team work and both inter-dependence and independence skills.
Youll also get to teach basic English to little children in the remote villages. Its not going to be easy but it will certainly be meaningful and enriching for you.
This trip will be an experience of a lifetime; you cant afford to miss it! Personal Grooming Workshop Young ladies: Want to learn personal grooming tips? Weve planned a one-day workshop for you on 15 Dec at our Club House. A professional beautician will show you the tricks to a more beautiful you!
The skin care tips will last you a lifetime. Youll also find out what colours suit you best and how to dress for different occasions. The workshop will include teaching you how to stay healthy, fit and slim and how to stay happy! In one day, youll discover how good you can look. Sign up now. Youll also get to participate in a mini-beauty contest at the end of the workshop and win attractive prizes! Make your vacation exciting and memorable!
Sign up at our Club House now! Dates, times and other details are recorded as precisely as possible. The "register" i. For example, there are no short forms such as "didnt" and no colloquial words such as "guy" or stuff. The writer focusses on the events and the evidence, not on his own thoughts or feelings.
There was one Chinese and two Malay boys and they looked like they were going to play soccer. All of them are from lower secondary. They were doing it quietly as they knew they were not allowed to use the goalposts. I was about to warn them when the following incident occurred. At the same time, the Chinese boy leapt into the air in an effort to block the goal. His hands hit the post at the same time as the ball. Without warning, the goalposts teetered and the entire structure collapsed to the ground.
Unfortunately, the Chinese boy was pinned under the metal bars. He let out a cry of distress before going limp. His two friends ran off in fright. Luckily, Mr Ong, our PE teacher happened to be in the canteen. Together, we lifted the pole off the boys chest. Mr Ong felt the boys pulse and then asked me to alert the office staff to call for medical assistance. He was short, dark and wearing a grey t-shirt and khaki shorts. Therefore, there is a chance that while you may get all the content, you will not score for language if you simply list them down.
As you can see from above, adding background information and time connectors will help to flesh out your writing and also paint a clearer picture of the message you are trying to deliver.
Having said that, I do want to caution all of you to avoid adding unnecessary details. If you do so, you are putting yourself at a higher risk of making grammatical errors, reducing the time you have left for your continuous writing and checking of your work. End off appropriately Another common error I have noticed with students when it comes to formal writing is the way they end it. Firstly, they end off rather abruptly.
No matter what kind of formal writing it is e. However unhappy you may be, you should not let your personal feelings get involved in being overly critical about the situation, unless these criticisms are content points derived from the stimulus itself. The example below illustrates the kind of ending you should formulate if you are writing a complaint letter to the manager of a restaurant for the bad service you have received.
Your child can describe a ring or a wallet, or describe a scene where a boy peeks into a bag. The marks for Primary Primary are distributed as follows: Content — 10 20 Language — 10 20 Do take note that different schools have different marking schemes. Distribution of marks for Content English Compo Writing When it comes to Language, examiners look out for the following: Accurate grammar, spelling, punctuation. Sufficient and appropriate use of vocabulary Good paragraphing and sequencing Distribution of marks for Language English Compo Writing 2a Grammar, spelling, punctuation.
Or among the different text types? Surprise number 2: It is usually unnecessary to write down a date, a title or an address. Whether it is formal or informal; a letter or an email, an invitation or a complaint, the format is pretty much the same.
Everything in the format Salutation and sign-off, paragraphing should all be positioned on the left-hand side. However, from the updates we have received, do take note that reports do require a heading to be placed for clarity and it will be advisable to do so.
Ultimately, it is wise to check with your school teachers their expectations in terms of format as every school has its own stand on how the formats should be. Remember, your teachers will be the ones grading your writing all the way until the Prelims.
So, there is no difference between formal and informal writing? Yes, there are still differences: Tone: Formal writing does not require a greeting e. How are you? This is important and demonstrates your understanding of whether you are using a formal or informal tone.
Take note: Despite the idea that informal writing can assume a friendlier tone, you should always use complete sentences and no slangs.
.Include a clear purpose Every piece of writing should include a clear purpose. She strongly believes that good grammar is essential in students to gain proficiency in the language and finds joy in watching the bricks of their strong grammar foundation take form. Weve planned a one-day workshop for you on 15 Dec at our Club House. Are you ready for the top 5 questions that parents have been asking about this component? Distribution of marks for Content English Compo Writing When it comes to Language, examiners look out for the following: Accurate grammar, spelling, punctuation.
Organising your content by using the paragraphs helps your teacher to mark easily. This will make is a little more personal.
Based on the questions set in the past 10 years, letters and emails are the most commonly tested genres for situational writing although a report and a post card have been tested once each. This is important and demonstrates your understanding of whether you are using a formal or informal tone.
Perhaps, your restaurant should be more meticulous in training. Together, we lifted the pole off the boys chest. Now, we really have to think of a programme that will suit everyone. It was appalling! While you are involved in the on-site school building project, you will learn invaluable lessons on discipline, team work and both inter-dependence and independence skills. If the letter refers to past events e.
I think it will be really quite fun for everyone. You can do so before you state the purpose. No slang e. Make sure you get 7 8 hours of sleep each night so that you will be able to function well the next day. Someone distant of a higher rank, status or authority.
Besides, the person you help, may do the same for you in the future. Youll also get to participate in a mini-beauty contest at the end of the workshop and win attractive prizes!
If not Name and Address would do. Date is mandatory. Usually, you should stand up to the bully and not give in. My advice: Most questions require pupils to write a letter or an email.
Hows everyone at home? Come sign up quickly! Consider: who your audience what age group are where your article would appear in what is the purpose of the article 2. We respect your privacy.
Youll never know when you need the skills to save a drowning person. Use simple, direct language 2. We should also ask her to put up a magic show for everyone. Are there any differences in format between formal and informal writing? I wont.
Date is mandatory.
There was one Chinese and two Malay boys and they looked like they were going to play soccer. Did Uncle John tell you that we are to take charge of organising Grandmas birthday next month? Tell a trusted adult. Include a clear purpose Every piece of writing should include a clear purpose. In our modern world, when you get that type of panic reaction, you usually cant just get up and run.