ACE offers Lower Secondary G2/G2 and Upper Secondary G1 students a variety of Engaging topics on current issues, Society & Culture, to build students’ knowledge, encourage critical thinking and exploratory talk and discussion. Each issue includes accompanying skills-based language activities to reinforce students’ language skills. An invaluable addition to your EL teaching toolkit!

Articles are written based on broad educational themes:

  • Global and environmental issues
  • Singapore stories and issues
  • Cultures and diversity
  • Inspiring personalities and leaders
  • Nature and humans’ impact on it
  • Sports
  • Personal recounts
  • Social emotional learning and character building
  • Ambitions and careers

Language activities inside ACE cover language skills such as:

  • Grammar
  • Writing
  • Listening

QR Codes: Related videos extend reader experience and encourage acquiring of information from different sources

Word Bank: Highlighted thematic vocabulary enriches writing and speaking skills

Let’s Discuss: Higher Order Thinking Questions promote critical thinking and creative problem solving

Differentiated worksheets provide language practice for the various exam-based sections aligned to the MOE English Syllabus 1184/1190/1195:

Upper Secondary G1

  • Editing
  • Modified Cloze
  • Reading Comprehension

Lower Secondary G2/G3

  • Editing
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Summary Writing
  • Vocabulary in Context
  • Oral Communication