Primary English Oral
Wish there were a little voice to tell you what to say?
You can be your own little voice!
I don’t have the gift of the gab.
That is wrong! Reading and conversational skills can be learnt and improved on. You just need to know which areas to take note of and work on. Let us start by bringing out the chatterbox that is in you.
Here’s What Your Child Will Receive When He/She Joins Our Primary English Oral online course
P4 to P6
Workbook (Contains 12 SBC Practices covering a range of topics and question types with full model answers using our RASE strategy)
Is your child facing any of the following during the Primary English Oral examination?
English Oral Problem #1: Unsure of why he/she is not scoring for reading
English Oral Problem #2: Unsure of how to begin answering during the Stimulus-Based Conversation
English Oral Problem #3: Stuck after answering a few lines
English Oral Problem #4: Answer seemed disorganised and all over the place
English Oral Problem #5: Unsure of when to say what
English Oral Problem #6: Giving a lot of irrelevant details for an answer
Speech is a thought that is put into words. You need to start by knowing what to think.
Reading and Stimulus... What?
It's time to RASE™ to the challenge!
Stimulus-based conversation is one of the changes in the new PSLE format in 2015 and many children are stumbled by it.
Compared to the previous format of picture description, there is no fixed formula for scoring as you are not supposed to merely describe what you see (e.g. You may remember asking your older children to describe the picture in a clockwise/anti-clockwise direction!).
Aligned with the new PSLE English Oral format
For the new format, the aim is for the children and the examiners to have a conversation, an exchange of words that is somewhat natural. Hence, description alone is not enough, it does not provide for a conversation. Instead, the ability to share your opinions, thoughts and experiences in relation to the picture (stimulus) and topic is valued. This is why we need to bring out the chatterboxes in you.
A structured approach to craft your answers in the stimulus-based conversation section
To some children, speaking to a stranger about his day or life is not a natural thing to do. However, if you are able to have a structured plan about how to think and what to say, doesn’t this make the task a lot less daunting?
We want to help you do just that.
As we continue to work with our pupils on perfecting their oral skills, we are also perfecting our oral strategies. Do you know the difference between how to respond to Q1 and Q2/3 in the Stimulus Based Conversation? If you’re already enrolled in Lil’ Chatterbox, check out the latest updates now!
Your Primary English Oral Instructors
Who better to conduct this oral workshop than the original chatterboxes, Mrs Chew, Ms Nora, Ms Quek and Ms Cynthia? With their friendliness and ability to relate to the pupils, children warm up quickly to them. There is never a dull moment in class as the instructors inject positivity in the classroom and help bring out the chatterbox in every child.
Wondering how our Primary English Oral video lessons are like?
English Oral Class Curriculum
Our “Love It Or Your Money” Back Guarantee!
We’re so confident your child will benefit from the programme that we’re going to promise the following!
If your child goes through all the videos and did all the exercises, and he/she does not learn at least 1 strategy that will help him/her for the final exams, we’ll refund you your money (with $5 to cover the fees for admin).
Here’s what parents have been sharing about us!
Compre Treasure Chest
“The course helps me to understand the different PSLE question types and their answering techniques, including what are the common mistakes to avoid. The examples, practice papers and answer sheets have reinforced my learning and I’m more confident in tackling comprehension questions for PSLE.”
“The bite-sized videos are fun and enjoyable and taught me many rules and strategies on how to answer synthesis questions. The teachers’ explanations are clear, concise and easy to understand.”
The Write Recipe : Planning and Brainstorming
“Mrs Chew is clear in her explanations and the fun activities and games kept her engaged throughout the lessons. In fact, she was so eager to continue the lessons on her own that she did so once she came home from school.”
The Write Recipe : A.I.M.
“I like how it is easy to remember and how the course teaches me when it is important to describe a character clearly in a story. The activities help me to understand how to apply the technique and there are also lots of examples to build my vocabulary to describe characters well!”
Grammar Grandma Bites
“Like all parents who would like to support their children in their learning journey and revision, we found that the course has provided us with a helpful framework and enough strategies to reinforce the key points learnt in school and during tuition.”
“I think that the tips on how to do well for the listening comprehension were great and useful. Now I am more confident when it comes to listening comprehension. The questions asked were tricky, which made me think more about my answers before writing them down. Overall, I think the Easy Listening online course is good and definitely helpful!”
Edit with Edit-Tea
“Kayla finds the online course structured and systematic in its approach. The course content is also clearly delivered and presented by the instructor.
Most importantly, the tips are easy to follow. We are glad that Kayla has gained insights into the editing component through the course as these tips are not taught in school.”
Un-Pac the Situation
“The content is interesting and the bite-sized lessons make it easy to digest doe any new users. Overall, the Ashton likes how engaging the course is and that it reinforces what learnt in school for situational writing.”
Open The Cloze Door
“The annotated answers for the worksheets are excellent and help me to understand how to get the correct answer by identifying the clues… I would definitely recommend this to my other friends!”
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you finish the English oral course, implement the techniques and feel you haven’t learn anything that has helped to improve your oral, you can email me within 30 days of purchase for a full refund.
Yes, our Lil’ Chatterbox is tailored for use with the latest PSLE English Oral Format. Hoorah!
Since this course focuses on Stimulus-Based Conversation in the new PSLE English Oral format, it will be suitable for children from Primary 4 onwards.
Definitely! Our team of teachers will be ready (with a smile!) to provide you help on questions that you have regarding the course content and its materials.
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If you need help with something related to the English oral course, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you!