Many parents might view the Primary 5 academic year as the last year to relax before the rigorous year of Primary 6 begins. However, this is a serious misconception. The start of the Primary 5 academic year is, in essence, the moment PSLE preparation begins.
To help your child face the demands of the PSLE syllabus, it is imperative that he or she begins to take the Primary 5 year seriously. This is THE year to weed out any foundational misconceptions and laidback attitudes, and to seek help, if necessary.
Here are some reasons why this year is such a crucial juncture in your child’s education: