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Sec 4 (2018) Additional Math Headstart Program

Start Date:  Sunday 5 NOV 2017 Time: 1.00 pm – 2.45 pm, from 5 Nov to 10 Dec 2017 (6 sessions) Location:   Blk 644, Bukit Batok Central, #01-68. S(650644). Topics to be covered:  DIFFERENTIATION Focus: CONCEPTUAL UNDERSTANDING & APPLICATION OF SKILLS Format: … Continue reading

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Updates & Reflections on my Learn Ahead Programme (LAP) – A. Math & Physics

These are what I covered this week: S4 A. Math:  We started on Differentiation – Idea of limits and the derivative, dy/dx, power rule. Students find it interesting that we can determine the gradient at a point on a curve without … Continue reading

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Sec 4 A. Math Reflections 02/02/13 – Higher Derivative

Today I taught them the Higher Derivatives, using displacement, velocity and acceleration as real-life examples. I chose not to introduce the 2nd derivative as a means to test whether a turning point is a maximum or minimum, as I preferred … Continue reading

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Sec 4 A. Math Reflections sat1415 19/01/2013 – Differentiation

This was our third lesson in Jan. We did the Product Rule for Differentiation after spending the last two sessions doing the Basic Rule and the Power Rule (a subset of the chain rule). I told students to differentiate directly, … Continue reading

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Sec 4 A. Math Headstart Programme – Differentiation

For our latest timetable, click here =>    ============================================================= ORIGINAL POST (OUTDATED):   The details of the 2-day, 6-hr programme are as follows: Date/Time (choose one pair of sessions only): (1) Sat 10 Nov (10 am to 1 pm) and Sun … Continue reading

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