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Importance of O Level Physics Tuition

O Level Physics can be a challenging paper if students do not have a basic strong foundation in the relevant concepts. As such, students should be prepared to utilise their scientific knowledge to identify the concepts in each question and apply the theory learnt in their answers. 

The ability to achieve content mastery in O Level Combined/Pure Physics is important if students aim to score well in the examination. Students can choose to take reference to highly effective tips on how to score As in one’s O Level Physics to support them on their studies and revision in O Level Physics!

Being able to do well in O Level Physics will show that the students have a strong foundation in the subject itself and will be able to comprehend higher-level topics more easily in the advanced levels of Secondary School. At MindFlex, we offer O Level Physics Tuition for students so that they will be adequately prepared and confident to take on the national examination in due time.

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How Much Does O Level Physics Tuition Cost

Factors such as tutor types, duration of each class as well as the mode of lessons plays a part in the overall cost of O Level Physics Tuition. In MindFlex, our one-on-one O Level Physics Tuition rates range from $30 to $70. In addition, the qualifications and experience of the tutors also affects the cost of each lesson. Compared to Tuition Centres, depending on its quality and reputation, lessons for O Level Physics can cost up to $460 or more.

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$35-$40/h

$45-$55/h

$60-$90/h

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$35-$40/h

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Challenges Faced While Learning Physics

Outline of O Level Physics Tuition

  • Well-Versed in Kinematics and Dynamics
  • Ability to Interpret and Convert SI Units
  • Describing Melting, Boiling and Evaporation Accurately and Fluently
  • Calculating Speed, Velocity and Acceleration
  • Interpreting Properties and Applications of Electromagnetic Waves
  • Exploring Diversity of Matter by its Physical Properties

Challenges Faced By O Level Physics Students

Stress Sitting for the O Level Examinations

Sitting for the O Levels can be an extremely daunting experience for many O Level Physics students. It is a common sight to see many O Level Physics students experiencing immense stress and anxiety due to the high-stakes nature of the O Level Examinations. Students are also expected to have sufficient examination exposure and practice while achieving content mastery to ensure that they will be able to perform well in the O Level Physics Examinations.

Hectic Schedules and Timetables

O Level students often have numerous after-school commitments such as their Co-Curricular Activities (CCA), as well as their after-school Supplementary classes that many schools tend to organise. As a result, this is likely to put immense stress and pressure on O Level Physics students, which would have adverse effects on their well-being as well as their academic grades in the long run.

With the academic support from our dedicated and passionate O Level Physics tutors, however, our O Level Physics Tutors will provide their own resources and tips to help students do well in their papers. Hence, rest assured that with MindFlex, your child will be able to do well in their academics!

Inability to Clarify Doubts

Some O Level students face some difficulties clarifying their doubts in class, especially if they are quiet by nature. As such, they may be afraid of being ridiculed by their peers, and as a result do not speak up in class.

At MindFlex, it is of the utmost importance that students voice out their concerns and doubts immediately in order to create a smoother learning process. Moreover, the act of speaking up in class will train O Level Physics students to be better communicators later on in life. This is helpful in building up their confidence, and will serve them well in the future in the workplace.

Poor Performance in Examinations

Many O Level Physics students may study hard for their various tests and examinations, but still do not end up scoring well. This is often a result of poor examination performance, meaning that the work and revision that O Level students put in does not translate into good examination results.

Here at MindFlex, we recommend that O Level English students complete their revision and practice papers under timed conditions and in a simulated examination environment, so as to ensure that they are able to perform in their actual O Level Physics examinations!

Why You Should Engage An O Level Physics Tutor

 

Benefits of Hiring Physics Tuition

1. Additional Resources and Practices

Another problem faced by students is the lack of additional resources and practices, especially at O Level standard, where it becomes increasingly hard to find quality resources.

Hence, O Level Physics Tutors are especially useful as they will be able to provide students with self-curated and collated study resources, past year papers and their own mind maps or concept notes, which will definitely come in handy during students’ last minute revision.

2. Help Students with Tough Concepts

For students who aren’t given the correct guidance and resources, they might find it hard to grasp tough concepts, especially at O Level standard when everything becomes increasingly abstract. With continued uncertainty in Physics concepts, it will definitely take a toll on the student’s motivation to learn the subject.

3. Clear Student’s Doubts in Physics

Given how fast paced the lessons are in school, students might have accumulated many doubts and misconceptions, and might be too shy to clarify them in class. Furthermore, it might be difficult to seek clarification from their school teachers outside of class time.

With an O Level Physics Tutor, students will be sure to have an easier time clarifying doubts! Furthermore, since Physics Tuition is usually carried out in a small group/1-1 setting, O Level Physics Tutors can pay close attention in diagnosing student’s problems, and students also have more opportunities to clear their doubts.

4. Help Students Prepare for N Levels

The O Levels are an important milestone for students, which might result in increased stress levels during the months leading up to the O Level examinations. In many cases, students find themselves feeling lost as they are unable to figure out a way to improve in their O Level Physics.

As such, it can be extremely beneficial to engage an O Level Physics Tutor. With a Physics Tutor, students will be provided targeted practices and guidance, effectively helping them to improve. Tutors will also be able to administer mock exams to help students gain exposure to the exam environment and pace required.

What To Look For in An O Level Physics Tutor

Qualifications

Top O Level Physics Tutors in Singapore will naturally be highly qualified and be highly-recommended. We recommend for you to check if they have been recommended by past parents or have any testimonials from parents and students, in order to gauge if the O Level Physics tutor suits your child’s needs.

Oftentimes, most qualified and highly-recommended Physics Tutors will have strong qualifications as well as a strong testimonial base, which can reassure you of their capability to teach your child.

Patience

It is extremely important that you engage a patient tutor who is able to explain concepts and the various O Level Physics concepts in a patient manner. Students will be more likely to clarify their doubts and misconceptions with their tutor if the tutor is patient and understanding.

The patience of the tutor is an immensely important factor when selecting a tutor. MindFlex recommends that you engage a patient O Level Physics tutor in order for your child to have a smooth Physics learning journey.

Commitment

It is also very important to check if the O Level Physics tutor that you select is able to commit to your time slot in the long term. This is important, as it would definitely be a pity for the tutor to build a strong rapport with your child, and then subsequently cancel future lessons due to clashes in your schedules.

Here at MindFlex, we recommend that you check with your tutor on whether they are able to commit in the long-term in order to avoid disappointment and the disruption of your child’s learning.

Currently Teaching/Taught Other O Level Students

It is imperative that you check if the tutor you are interested in engaging has experience in teaching other O Level Physics students. With such experience, they will then be familiar with the current O Level Physics syllabus and common examination practices. It is thus important that you ensure that the tutor has been teaching students of similar levels.

MindFlex also recommends that you choose tutors who have experience in teaching O Level Physics to students of similar levels or have the personal academic achievements to teach O Level Physics.

Testimonials from O Level Physics Students

I engaged a tutor from MindFlex after getting a ‘D’ for Physics for my O Level Prelims. I always had trouble grasping concepts but Mr Lim dispelled all my worries with his lessons, breaking down complicated concepts into simple formulas and ideas for me to remember, allowing me to process concepts better. I managed to score an ‘A’ for my Physics for O Levels.

Angelina Er
O Level Student from Punggol Sec

Before I started lessons with Mr Zhang, I was failing almost every Physics test and was completely disinterested in the subject. Mr Zhang’s lessons were interesting and engaging, and has resulted in me growing to like the subject and subsequently scoring well. Under his tutelage, I have grown from getting ‘F’ to getting an ‘A’ for O Level.

Muhammad Khairul
O Level Student from Tanglin Sec

MindFlex recommended Mr Leow to me, and he has played such a huge part in me doing well for O Level Physics. I was doing average for Physics, getting B4 for tests, never anything higher than that. Mr Leow’s detailed teaching has given me a lot of clarity and he was able to point out my weaknesses and gave me tips on how to improve, leading me to get my first A for Physics in O Level!

Joseph Koh
O Level Student from Whitley Sec

Mr Chan has made Physics a much easier and more interesting subject to study. He provides material that is informative and aids me in having a solid grasp of complex concepts. He has given me tips on how to score well for examinations and ensure that I have sufficient practice. His detailed preparation and teaching has allowed me to achieve an ‘A1’ for O Level.

Zhi Xiang
O Level Student from Woodgrove Sec

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MindFlex Is The Best Physics Home Tuition Agency in Singapore

Engage The Best O Level Physics Tuition in Singapore

The O Levels are an important milestone for every student, hence it is important to engage an O Level Physics Tutor to help boost the student’s grades. With MindFlex’s experienced O Level Physics Tutors, students will receive high quality education at the comfort of their own homes!

Experience it for yourself by requesting for our O Level Physics tutors today!

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Affordable Tuition Rates

Home Tuition Rates Singapore 2021

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Our home tuition rates are constantly updated based on rates quoted by Home Tutors in Singapore. These market rates are based on the volume of 10,000+ monthly tuition assignment applications over a pool of 30,000+ active home tutors.