Singapore Schools show new techniques of teaching
Published on Apr 12, 2014 8:12 AM
Students at Jurong Secondary School do sums to perfect the right amount of ingredients for ice cream, then conduct scientific experiments to find out the fastest way to freeze it.
Such methods are typical of how Secondary 1 students in its Normal (Technical) stream are taught subjects such as maths, science, and food and consumer education.
Their projects were exhibited yesterday at the Ministry of Education's ExCEL Fest, an annual event to showcase and share innovative efforts in school.
Teachers at Jurong Secondary plan lessons around a theme - in this case, ice cream - to make the different subjects more integrated and interesting.
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