Bursary is available for Short Term Programmes for both DAS and non-DAS students with a diagnosis of dyslexia

 2023 ScienceExplorers Flyer


The Science Explorers Short-Term Programmes (STP) are conducted in every school term this year with a focus on different Science themes in line with MOE syllabus.  


These Science Programmes are designed to provide support for our primary school students with the Science Literacy, Understanding of the Science Processes, Specialized Science Vocabulary Knowledge and Application of the Conceptual Understanding and Skills to answer Science Exam Questions in a Fun and Interactive Environment.

What are the challenges that students face when learning Science in their schools?

Our students with dyslexia face several key challenges when learning Science such as having a lack of prior knowledge on the Science topics, struggling to read and comprehend the Science expository text, unable to spell the specialised Science vocabulary correctly and having issues when sequencing Science processes in respective order. As a result, our students struggle to do well for their Science examination and this can affect their self-confidence as well. Thus, when our students enrol in our Science Explorers Short-Term Programmes, the effectiveness of the Inquiry-Based Learning approach in our Science lessons will pave the pathway for stimulating students’ thinking and engaging them with authentic Science investigations. Furthermore, it also helps to foster Science vocabulary knowledge and conceptual understanding. As such, our students will become their own builders of knowledge and skills that they need to function in today’s world.  

What will students learn in the Science STP?

In line with MOE syllabus, Science themes such as Diversity, Interactions, Systems, Energy and Cycles are included in the respective Science STPs for each school-term.  Through the Inquiry-Based Learning (IBL) Approach, students will learn to Engage, Explore, Explain, Extend and Evaluate on Science concepts as an Experiential Learning in their Daily Lives, Society and the Environment.

Some feedback from our parents whose children have attended our past Science Explorers classes!

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Class Details

Click here to register
Please take note of the age group and the class venue for each. For enquiries, please contact kavitha@das.org.sg or call all 6444 5700 (Mon to Fri, 9.30 am to 5.30 pm).

2024 Intake: 1
Science Explorers Programme

Start Date

(1) DAS Yishun Learning Centre

2 Jan 2024, Tuesday
3.00pm - 4.00pm (P3 - P4 Lower Primary)
4.00pm - 5.00pm (P5 - P6 Upper Primary)

(2) DAS Bishan Learning Centre

3 Jan 2024, Wednesday
3.30pm - 4.30pm (P3 - P4 Lower Primary)
5.00pm - 6.00pm (P5 - P6 Upper Primary)

4 Jan 2024, Thursday
5.00pm - 6.00pm (P5 - P6 Upper Primary)

5 Jan 2024, Friday
3.30pm - 4.30pm (P5 - P6 Upper Primary)

6 Jan 2024, Saturday
11.30am - 12.30pm (P3 - P4 Lower Primary)

(3) DAS Woodlands Learning Centre

3 Jan 2024, Wednesday
3.30pm - 4.30pm (P3 - P4 Lower Primary)

6 Jan 2024, Saturday
10.00am - 11.00am (P5 - P6 Upper Primary)
11.15am - 12.15pm (P5 - P6 Upper Primary)

Class Fee
S$691.40 (Bursary is available*)

*Bursaries are provided and are subjected to approval.