SMTP (Math) Schedule 2017

Session/ venue
Wk/ Date
Topic
Teacher i/c
Students involved
1
Audi
T1W2
(Mon)
09/01/17
Opening address by DP, Mrs Chin
Pehyk
All S3 and 4 SMTP
2
LT2
T1W2
(Fri)
13/1/17
1130-1230
  1. Briefing for SMTP students
  • SMTP Research Module and Assessment
  • Opportunities for advancements
  1. Group formation: Members, Mentor
  2. Generating work schedule
Pehyk (i/c),
All S3 SMTP
3
LT4
T1W3
(Fri)
20/1/17
1130-1230
SP session: Literature review
  • Lecture session:
    • How to read research papers
    • Writing the literature review
    • Citation (in-text citation and format for reference list )
Yipcw/Pehyk
Special prog coordinators
All S3 SP
4
3S1
T1W4
(Thurs, follow Fri timetable)
26/1/17
1130-1230
  • Sharing of Project Ideas
  • Confirmation of SMTP(Math) Project Group
  • SMTP(Math) Assessment
Ang LC
S3 SMTP (Math)
5
T1W5
(Fri)
3/02/17
1130-1230
Sec 3 IS briefing by Mr Chia KP @ Audi
Ang LC
S3 SMTP (Math)
6
LT2
T1W6
(Wed)
15/2/17
1420-1520
Sharing by A*star Scholars (tentative) - postponed
Pehyk
All S3 SMTP
7
3S1
T1W7
(Fri)
17/2/17
1130-1230
Sharing by Seniors/Peers on Math Projects
Ang LC
S3 SMTP (Math)
8
3S1
T1W8
(Fri)
24/2/17
1130-1230
  • Writing of proposal
  • Submission of Proposal Assignment (group-basis) by March-20 (Mon)
Zong LX
S3 SMTP (Math)
9
LT2
T1W9
(Fri)
3/3/17
1130-1230
Data Analysis and Presentation (I) – Basic statistics
  • Use of Excel
  • Mean, standard deviation and standard error
  • Graph plotting
yipcw
S3 SMTP Sci & Ma
10
LT3
T2W1
(Fri)
24/3/17
1130-1230
Cat 8 Training
Cat managers
All students
11
LT2
T2W2
(Fri)
31/3/17
1130-1230
Meet mentors
Preparation for Projects Day Preliminary Evaluation
on 5 Apr 2017 (Wed, T2W3)
All SMTP mentors
All S3 SMTP
12
Comp lab
T2W3
(Fri)
7/4/17
1130-1230
Hands-on session: Statistical analysis exercise - basic statistics
yipcw
S3 SMTP Sci & Ma
13
LT3
T2W5
(Fri)
21/4/17
1130-1230
Cat 8 Training
Cat managers
All students
14
3S1
T2W6
(Fri)
28/4/17
1130-1230
Sec 1 to Sec 3 Meet Mentors
Ang LC
S3 SMTP (Math)
15
LT3
T2W7
(Thurs, follow Fri Timetable)
4/5/17
1130-1230
Cat 8 Training
Cat managers
All students
16
3S1
T2W7
(Fri)
5/5/17
1130-1230
Sec 2 to Sec 4 Meet Mentors
Ang LC
S3 SMTP (Math)
17
3S1
T2 W8
(Fri)
12/5/17
1130-1230
Report writing
  • Research Paper
Referencing (refresher)
Ang LC
S3 SMTP (Math)

Note:

1. All sessions will be held on Fri (1130- 1230). External talks may be held on Wed (2.20- 3.50pm) Students are free to carry out their research after the research sessions.

2. All project groups will start working on projects ASAP in Term 2.