[Combo 2020] i Magazine (10+ y/o), Inspire Magazine (13+ y/o) and iThink Magazine (15+ y/o): 9 single issues+ 1 double issue

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Have one child in upper primary, another in lower secondary, and yet another in upper secondary, and finding a way to get all reading more and doing better in school? We've got the perfect combo for you!

For upper primary: i Magazine (for 10 y/o+)

Get your Gen Z child reading more and doing better in the PSLE English exam

Are you struggling to get your upper primary child to be more well-readmagazines are specially written to get every young Gen Z student reading more and doing better in all 4 papers of the PSLE English exam.

It contains #trending topics that would interest a young reader 10 years old and above. The articles are written by former MOE teachers and will increase general knowledge of your child, which is especially important to do well in the Oral and Writing components of the PSLE exam.

Each issue also contains QR codes to videos and audio clips to excite and engage a young person in digital ways for the below:

  1. Model examples of Oral stimulus-based conversations 
  2. Listening Comprehension practice 
  3. YouTube videos to supplement content discussed in the articles

magazine will help every reader to:

  1. Be more knowledgeable about trends in Singapore and the world
  2. Expand their vocabulary
  3. Improve in writing skills, language use and comprehension skills, listening comprehension skills, and oral communication skills

Issue "The Gaming Issue" 

Our first issue promises an action-packed ride into the world of gaming. From walkthroughs, gaming addiction and the unique struggles of female gamers to cloud gaming and new careers in the gaming industry, there is no dearth of ideas to banter about.

 

Issue "The World Of Fantasy"

Do your students have their heads in the clouds during lessons? Perhaps they are ‘lost’ in the world of fantasy movies, stories and games? Teach them to read between the lines with this fantasy issue, where we will delve into Disney remakes that subvert gender stereotypes, as well as uncover some lessons that we can learn from popular movie characters. 

 

Issue "The Korea Issue"

KPop, KDrama, K-cosmetics. Samsung, LG, Hyundai. The Korean wave has quietly but surely started to lift us off our feet! We explore the reasons behind the Hallyu, and promise to delight the readers with snippets of Korea’s best.

 


Issue "Not-So-Common Hobbies"

Ever heard of geocaching? What about slime-making or muggle quidditch? In this final issue for the year, we find out more about uncommon or extreme pastimes. Students might just find something that piques their interest enough to pick it up. 

For lower secondary: Inspire Magazine (for 13 y/o+)

Get your Instagrammer teenager reading more and doing better in the English exam 

Inspire magazines are specially written for Generation Z students aged 13 and above with #trending topics they care about and will want to read.

Each issue contains QR codes to YouTube videos to engage a young reader in digital ways, as well as worksheets to help your child improve their language and critical thinking skills.

The publication is written by a highly qualified team of MOE-trained former teachers to help secondary school students do better in their English exams.

Inspire magazines cover #trending topics in the below 6 essay formats to help students master all 5 writing styles:

  1. Argumentative Essay
  2. Descriptive Essay
  3. Expository Essay
  4. Narrative Essay
  5. Personal Recount Essay

Inspire was nominated Best Education Title by Singapore Book Awards in 2018. By engaging your child with #trending topics and digital media, !nspire will help your child to:

  1. Master the 5 essay formats
  2. Develop critical thinking, writing, reading, listening, and oral skills
  3. Increase general knowledge  

 

Issue "The Unconventional Route"

What is it like to be a social media manager? How about a quantum cryptologist? In this issue, we find out why so many millennials are flocking to unconventional jobs, and how traditional jobs are becoming obsolete. Let this issue inspire your child to take on exciting jobs with novel responsibilites!

 

Issue "The Olympics"

Even though the 2020 Olympic Games didn't happen as planned, we still go on a fascinating journey beneath the surface of Olympic glitz and glamour to unearth its underbelly of grime and crime. We also shine the spotlight on female athletes and what it takes to become a champion. The journey is never easy and the rewards are sometimes bittersweet.

 

For upper secondary: iThink Magazine (for 15 y/o+)

Results-focused English enrichment resources that will get your child writing better essays for the O-Levels

 

Is your child struggling with how to write a good essay? We can help!

iThink Magazines are full of the best model essays and contain plenty of essay practice questions from past year exams. It is designed to help your child master essential tips on how to write an A1-quality essay.

Written by a team of highly qualified trained teachers and led by a former English Head of Department, every issue has been written to help your child increase their general knowledge, understand techniques of how to write a good essay, and apply their learnings with practice questions. 

iThink Magazines provide methods and strategies to master the below 6 essay formats that are tested in the O-Levels: 

  1. Argumentative Essay
  2. Descriptive Essay
  3. Expository Essay
  4. Hybrid Essay
  5. Narrative Essay
  6. Personal Recount Essay

Each issue also comes with worksheets and suggested answers.

Helping students write better essays since 2014, iThink Magazine was nominated Best Education Title by Singapore Book Awards in 2016 and 2018 and has been used by teachers in more than 50 schools. 

iThink Magazines contain:

  • Model essays with #trending content 
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    Each issue contains 5 different O-Level essay formats that cover interesting hot topics. This allows your child to learn from model essay examples while growing in general knowledge.

    Magazines in this selection cover the below content:

    Issue 28 - "Go Eco"

    From thrifting to veganism, efforts at sustainable living have taken the world by storm. This issue explores such efforts as the ban on plastic straws and the growing trend of BYO (bring-your-own). Zero-waste aficionado Lauren Singer can fit her one year's worth of trash into one mason jar. What can we do to live more sustainably?

     

    Issue 29 - “On The Move”

    From recent developments (drones, private hire car services) to old modes of transport that have been given a new lease of life (bike sharing, e-scooters), the world of transportation technology is ever evolving. However, there is a less-rosy side to transport - public transport disruptions, airline accidents and overbooked flights. Are new transport alternatives making our lives better?

     

    Issue 30 and 31 - “The Write Issue” (double issue)

    The Write Issue is a bumper issue, also known as the exam issue. Inside is a treasure trove of original essays (of different genres) and comprehension texts, paired with detailed notes and exam-styled worksheets, and peppered with thoughtful illustrations.

    A range of topics will be covered, with an explicit focus on skills to ace the Paper 1 and Paper 2 components of the GCE O-Level English Language examinations. We also share tips and common errors.

     

    Issue 32 - “Health Matters”

    Is abortion murder? Is it acceptable to end the life of a loved one if it means putting an end to his suffering? Can AI replace doctors? The healthcare industry has no dearth of such controversies and dilemmas. We go on a mission to find out how to make the best decisions on health for ourselves and others. 

  • Techniques and tips clearly explained 

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    Every model essay comes with worksheets that analyze techniques used so that your child learns what about the essay makes it a model example, and how to do the same.  

  • Application of learning
     
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    Your child can immediately put the learnings into practice with a list of essay practice questions. We also feature selected essays in our upcoming issues as model essays, or essays that will be used as examples for areas of improvement. Selected essays will be rewarded $20 each. Interested? Send in your essays to editor@ilovereading.sg!

    Don’t lose out on a chance to help your child write better essays for the O-Levels. Buy now!

    Please note that there are only 12 issues in this 2020 combo as Inspire magazine issue "Food For Thought" and IThink magazine issue "Go Eco" already sold out.