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Primary 3 Science Tuition:
The Best P3 Science Tutors in Singapore

Science Tutor Conducting A Lesson

Importance of Primary 3 Science Tuition

In Primary 3, students will be introduced to a new subject – Science. With the introduction of new topics and concepts, students may find the subject difficult to comprehend and score well. Because Science in general is a subject that cannot be confined to what the students learn in the textbook, such concepts are better learnt in a more practical manner. With the lack of understanding in the subject, students may feel demoralised and not confident in answering the questions. In MindFlex’s Top P3 Science Tuition in Singapore, our P3 Science Tutors aim to aid students in the subject and will clear their doubts during the tuition lessons.

When doubts or unanswered questions are not cleared, students will eventually accumulate their misconceptions for Science. When students are in doubt, our P3 Science Tutors will provide them with immediate assistance to help clear up any uncertainty that they have for the topics and concepts. Having a deeper understanding on the Science subject will enable students to feel more confident in the subject and easily apply what they have learnt in the questions. 

Because Science is a new subject for P3 students, there is no doubt that many students will feel uncertain or face the issue of losing confidence in the subject. However, at MindFlex, we along with our P3 Science Tutors strive to help regain students’ confidence and skills in the subject and ensure that they are able to do well in their tests or examinations. Contact us today to find your best Science tutor today!

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How Much Does Primary 3 Science Tuition Cost

At MindFlex, our P3 Science Tuition rates range from $25/Hr to $60/Hr for one-on-one tuition by private tutors. However, for Primary 3 Science Tuition in Tuition Centres, the cost of lessons are generally around $400 per month. Depending on its reputation as well as its qualification, the price for classes in tuition centres may differ.

Part-Time
Tutors

Full-Time
Tutors

Ex/Current

MOE Teachers

P1

$25-$30/h

$35-$40/h

$50-$60/h

P2

$25-$30/h

$35-$40/h

$50-$60/h

P3

$25-$30/h

$35-$40/h

$50-$60/h

P4

$25-$35/h

$35-$45/h

$50-$65/h

P5

$30-$35/h

$40-$45/h

$50-$70/h

P6

$30-$35/h

$40-$45/h

$50-$70/h

Challenges Faced While Learning English

Outline of Primary 3 Science Tuition

  • Understanding About Living and Nonliving Things
  • Identifying Parts Of The Human Digestive System
  • Labelling The Parts and Functions of Plants
  • Proficient in the Concepts of Forces
  • Conducting Scientific Experiments Using Materials and Magnets
  • Ability to Explain the Purpose and Parts Of a Magnet and Its Forces

Challenges Faced By Science Primary 3 Students

Inability To Understand Science Concepts and Syllabus

Science is a subject that involves a lot of concepts and facts. As such, students may sometimes face the struggle in doing well in Primary 3 Science. Since it is a subject that is new to many students, students may not be able to understand what has been taught in class easily. With the stark differences in the topics and concepts learnt in other subjects, the introduction of Primary 3 Science may be a challenge for the students to adapt to.

Hence, it is crucial for students to receive the necessary academic aid so that they are better able to cope with the subject. In MindFlex, our Primary 3 Science Tutors will provide students with step-by-step explanations during lessons. This way, students will be able to digest the information they have learnt better.

Hesitant to Ask Questions and Clear Doubts

In school, some Primary 3 students may face the difficulty in clearing their doubts and asking questions in class. This is especially so for students who tend to be shy and quiet by nature. With the fear of being judged by their classmates, students may avoid speaking up in class or voicing their concerns.

In MindFlex, we believe it is important for students to be given the opportunity to clarify their doubts to avoid an accumulation in misconceptions in their learning. This way, students will be able to receive the necessary aid in areas that they lack in and see a gradual improvement in their academics.

Overwhelmed by New and Unfamiliar Syllabus

One common challenge that many P3 students face in Science is the ability to comprehend the new and unfamiliar syllabus. The introduction of new topics and concepts can be a bit overwhelming for some students. Students who are unable to cope with Primary 3 Science may struggle to keep up with the syllabus in the long run.

As such, students are required to give themselves plenty of time and practice to assimilate into the Primary Science subject so that they are well-versed in its content and demands. Through the help of our P3 Science Tutors, students would be able to receive additional learning materials and personalised lesson plans that can help to address the challenges that the student faces.

Additional Workload

At Primary 3, the introduction of an additional subject – Science, will mean that students will have an additional subject to study for.The additional workload can be a breaking point for some students who are already struggling in school. Besides, with Science being a fact and concept-based subject, students may feel overwhelmed with the sudden intake for knowledge and information.

To solve this issue, MindFlex Primary 3 Science Tutors will serve as a guide to help students transition well in the new subject and provide them with one-on-one lessons that will provide them room to clarify their concerns and work on the areas that they are weak in.

Why You Should Engage A Primary 3 Science Tutor

Benefits of Hiring Science Tuition

1. Gradually Ease Students into Syllabus

Primary 3 Science is an important subject and year as it is the first year students are exposed to the Science subject. Therefore, it is important that students receive enough help so that they are able to build a good foundation to support them in their later academic years. With Primary 3 Science Tuition, students will receive guidance from their tutors, allowing them to gradually ease into the difficult syllabus.

Furthermore, given how experienced the Primary 3 Science Tutors are with teaching students of the same levels, they will have special teaching techniques to help students transition and learn this difficult, new subject.

2. Help P3 Science Students Understand Tough Concepts

Students who are first introduced to Science might have a hard time grasping tough concepts, such as that of Life Cycles and Interactions. In school, the pace might be too fast, preventing students from understanding the concepts or clearing their doubts. Consequently, students might start to even feel unmotivated by the difficulty levels.

With a Primary 3 Science Tutor, however, students will be guided with tough concepts, allowing them to have an easier time understanding them. Most Primary 3 Science Tutors will also ensure that they are teaching ahead of the school’s pace to allow students optimal time to understand the concepts.

3. Instill Passion for Learning Science

Science is an extremely interesting subject that is useful in our daily lives. By learning the various concepts and topics, such as life cycles, plants and diversity, students will then have a greater appreciation for the life around them. Learning Science also serves as a way to broaden students’ horizons.

With a Primary 3 Science Tutor, students will experience first-hand the fun that Science can bring. With carefully thought-out lesson plans and teaching methods, the Primary 3 Science Tutor will ensure that students learn not only the Science concepts, but important life skills, allowing them to gain a deeper appreciation for learning Science.

4. Help Students Build Strong Foundation

Science is a crucial subject both in Primary School and their later years. Furthermore, given that Primary 3 is the first year students are exposed to Science, it is important for students to start building a solid foundation in Science, which will definitely make studying Science in the future easier.

By engaging a Primary 3 Science Tutor, students will be provided with additional resources to help them with their Science. The tutors will also provide curated lesson plans that directly target the student’s weaknesses, making it easier to help students learn.

What To Look For in A Primary 3 Science Tutor

Experience Teaching Primary 3 Science Students

It is important that the tutor you engage has prior experience teaching other P3 Science students. With such experience, tutors will then be familiar with the current P3 Science syllabus as well as common examination practices. It is thus extremely important that you ensure that the P3 Science Tutor has been teaching students of similar levels.

MindFlex also recommends that you choose tutors who either have experience in teaching Science to students of similar levels, or have personal academic achievements in Science.

Patience

Patience is another extremely important factor when looking for a P3 Science Tutor. With a patient P3 Science tutor, students will be more comfortable clarifying their doubts and misconceptions with the tutor, since they are not too daunted or intimidated to do so.

The patience of the tutor is an immensely important factor when selecting a tutor. MindFlex recommends that you engage a patient Science tutor in order for your child to have a smooth-sailing P3 Science learning journey.

Commitment

It is also important to check if the P3 Science tutor that you select is able to commit to your time slot in the long term. This is important, as it would 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 long-term in order to avoid disappointment and the disruption of your child’s learning.

Academic and Teaching Qualifications

Top P3 Science Tutors in Singapore will naturally have testimonials and recommendations from previous tutees, as well as have the appropriate qualifications to teach. MindFlex recommends that you check if they have been recommended by past parents or have any testimonials from parents and students, in order to gauge if the P3 Science tutor is right for your child’s needs.

Typically, most recommended P3 Science Tutors will have strong qualifications as well as a strong testimonial base, which can reassure you of their capability to teach your child.

Testimonials from P3 Science Students

My daughter Jie Yi struggled a lot with Science at the start of the year, so I decided to get tuition from MindFlex for her. The tutor, Michelle, has been great at helping her improve! With her help, Jie Yi now has a better understanding of her Science concepts. Thank you Michelle and MindFlex.

Irene Wang (Parent of Jie Yi)
P3 Student from Jiemin Pri

My Science Tutor has been very helpful. Even though I do not like Science, I enjoy lessons with my tutor Miss Lim as she makes it interesting. My Science has improved from my first test to now, and I am now able to answer my school teacher’s questions in class!

Natasha Lye
P3 Student from CHIJ Pri (Toa Payoh)

Junhao did poorly in Science during his first test, hence we started on Science Tuition with Miss Lim. She is very accommodating and has helped Junhao a lot ever since we started tuition 6 months ago. During lessons, Miss Lim also manages to engage Junhao through her interesting lessons. Junhao has improved tremendously.

Joshua (Parent of Junhao)
P3 Student from Catholic High School (Pri)

I started my girl Zi Xuan with Science Tuition at the start of her P3 year, and she has taken a liking to Science because of that! Zi Xuan enjoys Science Tuition with her tutor a lot, and looks forward to their weekly lessons every week. Thank you MindFlex for finding such a good Primary 3 Science Tutor!

Samantha (Parent of Liu Zi Xuan)
P3 Student from Jing Shan Pri

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MindFlex Is The Best Science Home Tuition Agency in Singapore

Engage The Best Primary 3 Science Tuition in Singapore

Here at MindFlex, we are home to the largest database of P3 Science Tutors in Singapore. Our tutors range from affordable part-time tutors to highly experienced ex-MOE teachers – hence there’ll definitely be a tutor for everyone! Our P3 Science Tutors all have at least 1 years’ worth of experience, making them the preferred choice for parents in Singapore!

Get your Science Tutor with us today.

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Affordable Tuition Rates

Home Tuition Rates Singapore 2021

Part-Time
Tutors

Full-Time
Tutors

Ex/Current

MOE Teachers

Pre-School

$25-$30/h

$30-$40/h

$50-$60/h

Primary 1-3

$25-$30/h

$35-$40/h

$50-$60/h

Primary 4-6

$30-$35/h

$40-$45/h

$50-$70/h

Sec 1-2

$30-$40/h

$40-$50/h

$60-$80/h

Sec 3-5

$35-$40/h

$45-$55/h

$60-$90/h

JC

$40-$50/h

$60-$80/h

$90-$120/h

IB

$40-$50/h

$60-$80/h

$90-$120/h

IGCSE / International

$30-$50/h

$45-$80/h

$60-$110/h

Poly / Uni

$40-$60/h

$60-$90/h

$100-$120/h

Adult

$30-$40/h

$40-$60/h

$70-$90/h

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.