June Holidays Workshops 2018: Public Speaking Works!

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Let your child learn a valuable new skill this June holidays. Sign up for our signature workshop – PUBLIC SPEAKING WORKS! – avaliable for all age groups from K2 to Teens. It’s a great way for your children to have fun and learn at the same time. These are the remainding vacancies as of 30 April 2018:

K2:
June 6-June 8, Wed-Fri: 10 am to 1 pm – 5 places

P1/P2
May 31-June 1, Thurs-Fri: 10 am to 1 pm – FULL
June 12-June 13, Tues-Wed: 10 am to 1 pm – FULL

P3/P4
May 31-June 1, Thurs-Fri: 10 am to 1 pm – 5 places
June 12-June 13, Tues-Wed: 10 am to 1 pm – 3 places

P5/P6
June 6-June 8, Wed-Fri: 10 am to 1 pm – 7 places

Teens
June 19-June 21, Tues-Thurs: 10 am to 1 pm – 6 places

P6 – Oral Exam Preparation Workshop (NEW!)
June 19-June 21, Tues-Thurs: 10 am to 1 pm – 6 places

Please call 67372700 or email info@jcartercentre.com for instructions on how to sign up for the workshops.

Visit our website for more information about our programmes:
http://jcartercentre.com/trinity/

Congratulations to our 2017 High Achievers for LAMDA & Trinity Examinations

 

2017 May LAMDA Top in Solo Introductory Stage 3 - Fion Tan Ya
Fion Tan Ya – LAMDA Top in Solo Introductory Stage 3, May 2017: Student of Ms Ketti Tjhin
2017 May LAMDA Top In Grade 1 - Ariel Lau Zhiern (1)
Ariel Lau Zhiern – LAMDA Top in Grade 1, May 2017: Student of Ms Shirin Seah
2017 May LAMDA Top In Grade 2 - Karis Heng Kye Shyen
Karis Heng Kye Shyen –  LAMDA Top in Grade 2, May 2017
2017 May LAMDA Top In Grade 3 - Luke Wang Enze (1)
Luke Wang Enze – LAMDA Top in Grade 3, May 2017
2017 May Trinity Top In Grade 2- Muhammad Putera Abdullah Rosebi (1)
Muhammad Putera Abdullah Rosebi – Trinity Top in Grade 2, May 2017
2017 May Trinity Top in Grade 5 - Nicholas Yee Seng Cheung
Nicholas Yee Seng Cheng – Trinity Top in Grade 5, May 2017
2017 May Trinity Top in Grade 6 - Khua Yan Han Cedric
Khua Yan Han Cedric – Trinity Top in Grade 6, May 2017
2017 November LAMDA Top In Solo Introductory Stage Three - Cayden Chong Ming Xuan (1) crop
Cayden Chong Ming Xuan – LAMDA Top in Solo Introductory Stage 3, Nov 2017: Student of Ms Ketti Tjhin
2017 November LAMDA Top in Grade 1 - Tan Jing Quan Jaizer (3)
Tan Jing Quan – LAMDA Top in Grade 1, Nov 2017
2017 November LAMDA Top in Grade 2 - Ang Guo Xin George
Ang Guo Xin – LAMDA Top in Grade 2, Nov 2017: Student of Ms Shirin Seah
2017 November LAMDA Top in Grade 3 - Chow Li Kuan
Chow Li Kuan – LAMDA Top in Grade 3, Nov 2017
2017 November Trinity Top in Grade 2- Luke Wang Enze
Luke Wang Enze – Trinity Top in Grade 2, Nov 2017
2017 November Trinity Top In Grade 3 - Gauri Madhu
Gauri Madhu – Trinity Top in Grade 3, Nov 2017: Student of Ms Joyce Carter
2017 November Trinity Top in Grade 4- Majeethia Mihir Himanshu (1)
Majeethia Mihir Himanshu – Trinity Top in Grade 4, Nov 2017: Student of Ms Joyce Carter
2017 November Trinity Top in Grade 6- Joye Lim Qian Qi (1)
Joye Lim Qian Qi – Trinity Top in Grade 6, Nov 2017
2017 November Trinity Top In Grade 7 - Reyna Ong Siting
Reyna Ong Siting – Trinity Top in Grade 7, Nov 2017

 

Not shown – Hasel Soh Wan Qi – Trinity Top in Grade 5, Nov 2017

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

New Talent Development Communication Programme – starting January

Dear Parents,

DSA selection process will be focusing on talent and not academics from 2018. Many children who will be going through DSA selection in 2018 are caught in a bind especially if they have not focused on developing a talent.

Moving forward, I will be introducing a Talent Development Communications Programme that will help students who will be attempting the DSA route in 2020 and 2021. Soothsayers may say it is a little too early to prepare for DSA however I beg to differ especially if you intend to develop a talent in your children. Talent development takes a few years especially if it is in the area of Public Speaking and Debates.

As the commitment on the part of your children will be 2 to 3 years, it is recommended that you only enroll your children in Talent Development if they have a love for public speaking, debates and creative writing or it will be extremely stressful for your children.

In order to ensure the success of every child who signs up for Talent Development, I will personally be coaching these classes. As my schedule is limited, I may only be able to offer one class per grade. Children in the regular Trinity College Communications classes will still be taught by the other highly qualified trainers at our centre. I will  return to teaching primary students full-time from January 2018 while the teen classes will be taught by Ms Joyce Carter. However, I will still be teaching the Advance classes of Grade 6,7,8 for the time being.


Here’s a suggested timeline for Talent Development Programme starting in January 2018

Year 1 – (Primary 4)

Semester 1 (January to May 2019) – Trinity College Grade 2 (with focus on competition training in the areas of Story-telling and public speaking)

June Holidays Workshop – Preparation for SPAF 2019 competition (Creative Writing, Public Speaking Categories)

Semester 2 (July to Nov 2019) – Trinity College Grade 3 (with focus on Impromptu speaking and Current Affairs )

Year 2- (Primary 5)

Semester 1 (January to May 2020) – Trinity College Grade 4 (with focus on Debating)

June Holidays Workshop – Preparation for SPAF 2020 competition (Creative Writing, Public Speaking and Impromptu Categories)

Semester 2 (July to Nov 2020) – Trinity College Grade 5 (with focus on Success principles and Debating)

Year 3 – (Primary 6)

Semester 1 (January to May 2021) –  DSA Preparation for the following Domains:

  • English
  • Communications
  • Creative Expressions
  • Public Speaking and Debate
  • Bi-lingual
  • Creative Writing/Literary Arts

Students in the Talent Development Programme are encouraged to participate in communications/writing competitions through their schools and public competitions. All students are also strongly encouraged to take the Trinity College Graded examinations for each grade in order to aim for the High Achiever Award from Trinity College London. For those who show a strong creative writing ability, they will be encouraged to participate in The Queen’s Commonwealth Essay Competition.

This programme focuses on developing communication talent and confidence in primary students to prepare them for the rigors of IP and Specialist secondary schools.

If you have any questions about the Talent Development Programme, you may email me at carter@jcartercentre.com

Regards,

Jackeline Carter (Founder of J Carter Centre for Public Speaking)

Talent
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June Holiday Workshops: Oral Exam Preparation for Primary students

Especially for Worried Parents Looking For A Quick & Proven Way To Help Their Child Get Up to Speed In Time For The Upcoming English PSLE Oral Exam . . 

Jackeline and Joyce Carter have taught hundreds of students since 2009 to achieve full marks in the PSLE Oral Exam.

This Special June Intensive Oral workshop will prepare your child to converse in 15 Major PSLE Oral Exam topics that could appear in this year’s prelims or Exam. 

In 2016,  one of our topics appeared during the PSLE exams and several schools’ prelim oral topics were similar to those we taught in the workshop.

In This 3-Days Content Packed Workshop, We Share Our Proven Oral Techniques That Have Helped Many Students Ace this Challenging Exam.

So, If You’re interested In Preparing Your Chuld for His or Her PSLE And See A Huge Improvement In Their Ability To Read Expressively and Converse Knowledgeably, Here’s What To Expect At Our June Holiday Workshop & How It Can Benefit Your Child.

  • We will provide in-depth information on 15 topics that commonly appear in Prelims and PSLE exams and teach your children to develop their opinions and express them in a confident and succinct manner using good phrases and proper sentence structure.
  • We will cover essential reading techniques using our special PAFER-(P) method  to deliver a well-pace, fluent reading of a passage.
  • To sustain the interest of the students, lesson will be taught using exciting and informative videos, text, visuals and activities.

We will be running 3 workshops during the June school Holidays for Primary 5/6. Places are filling up so don’t delay if you feel your children need the extra coaching this holiday. The details of the workshop are as follows:

Primary 5/6

Weds to Fri (31 May-2 June)      10 am to 5 pm*             3 places left  – Registration closed

Fri to Sun (9 June-11 June)         10 am to 5 pm*             4 places left

Fri to Sun (16 June-18 June)      10 am to 5 pm*             2 places left

*Lunch and Snacks will be provided for full day classes. 

For more information or registration details, please contact our centre at 67372700 or email us at info@jcartercentre.com.

Another Perfect Score in the Trinity College Graded Examinations in Communication Skills – Themis Lai

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We have achieved another first at J Carter Centre for Public Speaking! Congratulations to our student Themis Lai for scoring 100 marks in the Trinity College Graded Examinations in Communication Skills – Grade 3.

In November 2016, at the tender age of 9 years, Themis was able to impress a tough examiner from United Kingdom with a speech based on a news article titled “Plot to attack Marina Bay with rocket from Batam foiled”. Although she is not the first student at our centre to achieve a perfect score in this exam, she is our youngest to date. Students attempting Grade 3 are usually 11 or 12 years old however Themis displayed an amazing talent in public speaking when she was doing the LAMDA Speaking in Public programme at age 8 and was talent spotted to move into the more challenging Trinity College Communication Skills programme by one of our trainers.

Themis is currently preparing for the Grade 4 examinations in May 2017 and will be completing her Grade 5 by end of 2017. We look forward to seeing her achieve even more amazing results this year.

If you are keen to enrol your child in our Trinity College Communication Skills programme, please call our centre at 67372700 for more information. We are currently registering students for semester 2 and places are filling up very fast. We will be offering classes ranging from Grade 2 to Grade 7 for semester 2.

You can also ask about our unique programmes such as the Grade 2 with Competition Coaching and DSA Preparation Course.

You may visit this link for updates on vacancies: http://jcartercentre.com/schedule-s2-2017/