Specialised Educational Services (SES) is a division of the Dyslexia Association of Singapore.

Workshops

SEP/NOV/DEC HOLIDAY WORKSHOPS

All workshops are open to DAS and non-DAS students in pre-school, primary, secondary and post-secondary (up to 18 years old).

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Call: 6643 9600

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  P2 / Science
THE SCIENCE EXPLORERS' WORKSHOP (DIVERSITY)
Register for class at DAS Woodlands: http://scienceexplorers-w-n17.eventzilla.net
Register for class at DAS Parkway Parade: http://scienceexplorers-p-n17.eventzilla.net

Students will be exposed to the MOE syllabus on ‘Diversity’ and will get to explore Science in a fun learning environment with games, projects and experiments! Diversity: Understand how living and non-living things are different and their general characteristics. Recognise the broad groups of animals and learn about diversity of living and non-living things.

Location: DAS Woodlands or DAS Parkway Parade 
Date: 
20 Nov 2017 (Mon), DAS Woodlands or 21 Nov 2017 (Tue), DAS Parkway Parade Time: 10am - 12pm Fee: $45


  K2 - P2 / Chinese
FUN AND EASY PINYIN
Register: http://funpinyin-n17.eventzilla.net

Is your child confused between hanyu pinyin and phonics? Can they tell apart tie in English and tiě (铁) in Chinese? How different are the ‘s’ and ‘sh’ sounds in Chinese? Learn the distinguish them through fun and games in this rerun of Fun and Easy Pinyin.

Location: DAS Rex House Date: 20 Nov 2017 (Mon)
Time: 2pm - 4pm Fee: $35


  15 - 18 years old / Tertiary
PREPARE FOR COURSE SELECTION AND JOB INTERVIEW WITH CONFIDENCE
Register for Nov class: http://prepforconfidence-n17.eventzilla.net
Register of Dec class: http://prepforconfidence-d17.eventzilla.net

Breeze through interviews with the help of our speech-language therapists!

Location: DAS Bishan Date: 22 Nov 2017 (Wed) or 29 Dec 2017
Time: 1pm - 5pm Fee: $128.00

Talent Development
ARTVENTURE: POLYMER CLAY PIZZA   P1 to P6 / Art
Register: www.polymerpizza-n17.eventzilla.net

Love to eat pizza and wish that you could have them around you all the time? Learn to "knead, prepare and bake" polymer clay pizza with your own choice of toppings and turn them into accessories of your choice (bookmark or keychain). Price includes all materials.

Location: DAS Bishan Date: 21 Nov 2017 (Tue)
Time: 10:30am - 1:30pm Fee: $60


ARTVENTURE: EXPLORING STRING ART   P1 to P6 / Art
Register: www.stringart-n17.eventzilla.net

Get your creative juices flowing at one of our exclusive string art workshops by the Artventure workshop series! This therapeutic craft is big news in the world of interiors and decor right now. The 'string' is held between nails hammered into a base board or thumbnails on a corkboard. Multiple straight lines of string can form shapes ranging from simple curves to more complex designs resembling flowers, animals or your favourite words. With step by step instructions from our awesome creative instructors, we are on a mission to make you a master at it. Price includes all materials.

Location: DAS Jurong Point Date: 21 Nov 2017 (Tue)
Time: 10:30am - 1pm Fee: $55


SUPER BRAIN YOGA
 
  P2 to P6 / Fitness
Register: www.yoga-17.eventzilla.net

Boost your child's concentration and focus through yoga! Polish your child's concentration, focus and balance through breathing techniques and fun balancing pose. Yoga emphasises on being present in the tasks that they engage in. Through vivid approaches like visualisation, music and storytelling, this three-day workshop will enhance your child's retention and recall power. Time to stretch our minds!

Location: DAS Chinatown Point Date: Mon to Wed, 20 to 22 Nov 2017 
Time: 10am - 12pm Fee: $90

English Workshops
WRITE COMPO (NARRATIVE) - WEEKLY   P3 & P4
Register: www.writecompoweekly-17.eventzilla.net

Does your child find it hard to start a story? Face problems coming out with ideas? In this workshop, students are taught:
- How to break down model stories and re-create 
stories through visual and hands-on activities
- Learn how to generate story ideas through fun games
- Applying learned methods on real composition questions

Location: DAS Ang Mo Kio Date: 3 consecutive Thursdays, 14, 21 & 28 Sep 2017
Time: 3:30pm - 6pm  Fee: $148


TELL TO WRITE (MORAL VALUES)   P1 & P2
Register: www.telltowrite-17.eventzilla.net

Design for young reluctant writers, this introduction workshop aims to lure learners into the world of words through the use of stories.  Learners will be guided to tell their stories through play, leading them to scribe their story on paper.

Location: DAS Bishan Date: Tue & Wed, 28 & 29 Nov 2017
Time: 1pm - 3pm  Fee: $68

Mathematics Workshops
READY, STEADY, GO! PRIMARY MATHS - READINESS FOR K2 STUDENTS /   K2
Register: www.readinessfork2maths-17.eventzilla.net

Is your child ready for Primary 1? From writing numbers to paying for lunch at recess, these are essential pre-primary maths skills that will make your child be more confident and competent in his or her new schooling environment. In this two-day workshop, we will cover their understanding of numbers as well as money through a multi-sensorial approach. The students will have a lot of fun learning and reinforcing these mathematical concepts. So let get ready, steady, go!

Location: DAS Ang Mo Kio Date: Thur & Fri, 23 & 24 Nov 2017
Time: 10am - 12pm  Fee: $78


BRIDGING TO SECONDARY MATHS   P6 to S2
Register: www.bridgingmaths-17.eventzilla.net

Still struggling with secondary mathematics?
Join our bridging workshop that gives you head start in tackling maths in secondary school. This workshop is conducted over two days and covers the following concepts:
- Prime Numbers
- Factors and Multiples
- Index notation
- Squares and Square Roots
- Positive and Negative Numbers
- Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication and Division of integers

Location: DAS Bishan Date: Mon & Tue, 18 & 19 Dec 2017
Time: 10am - 12:30pm  Fee: $60

Social Skills Workshop
SOCIAL SKILLS WORKSHOP   K2 to P2
Register: www.socialskills-17.eventzilla.net

Through games, role play and other practical activities conducted by experienced Speech and Language Therapists, your child will learn the Dos and Don'ts on how to be a good conversation partner, friend and team player and be assertive in a positive way.

Location: DAS Bishan Date: Thu & Fri, 23 & 24 Nov 2017
Time: 9:30am - 12:30pm  Fee: $385