Announcements

November SOTA First Year Student Textbook Sale

We are giving a 5% Discount for First Year Students

who come and buy their Textbooks from 19 to 30 November 2018

Bookshop Opening Hours during the book sale:

Monday to Friday from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm 

Contacts: John 97716589

Email:  books@teamway.com.sg

For SOTA Booklists Click Here

 

Quotable Quotes

Study
5 Rs - Read - Recite - Review - Relate – Restate

 

Teaching
Tell me, I will forget
Show me, I may remember
Involve me, I will understand
- Chinese Proverb

 

Essay
"An essay has an argument, or point of view, or thesis." – Robertson, Hugh. The Research Paper, 5th edition, Ottawa, Piperhill Publications, 2001,p1.

Articles of Interest

Helpful Links 

 

School of the Arts Website - http://www.sota.edu.sg/ 

 

IBDP Curriculum - http://www.ibo.org/en/programmes/diploma-programme/curriculum/

 

Other Sources

 

We can help to make purchases for you from these websites.

 

EMC Publishing - http://www.emcp.com/
International Baccalaureate Organization - http://www.ibo.org/
Bob Jones University Press - http://www.bjupress.com/page/Home
The John Catt Bookshop - http://johncattbookshop.com/

 

Quotable Quotes

 

Study
5 Rs - Read - Recite - Review - Relate – Restate

 

Teaching
Tell me, I will forget
Show me, I may remember
Involve me, I will understand
- Chinese Proverb

 

Essay
"An essay has an argument, or point of view, or thesis." – Robertson, Hugh. The Research Paper, 5th edition, Ottawa, Piperhill Publications, 2001,p.1.

 

Team Work
"Coming together is a beginning,
Staying together is progress, 
Working together is success." - Henry Ford

 

Erasmus’s Law – The grass is always greener on the other side of the fence.

Chisholm’s Laws of Human Interaction.
If you explain so clearly that nobody can misunderstand, somebody will.
If you do something which you are sure will meet with everybody’s approval, somebody won’t like it.

 

Lincoln’s Law – You can fool all of the people some of the time and some of the people all of the time, but you can’t fool all of the people all of the time.

 

Murphy’s First Law – If anything can go wrong, it will.
Murphy’s Second Law – Everything takes longer than you expect.
Murphy’s Third Law – Nothing is as simple as it looks.
Murphy’s Fourth Law – If you play with anything long enough, it will break.
Corollary to Murphy’s Fourth Law – It will always break just when you need it the most.
Murphy’s Fifth Law – Left to themselves, things tend to go from bad to worse.

 

God’s Law – “Be not deceived; God is not mocked: for whatsoever a man soweth, that shall he also reap. For he that soweth to his flesh shall of the flesh reap corruption; but he that soweth to the Spirit shall of the Spirit reap life everlasting.” – Galatians 6:7-8

 

Character
"Your character is what God knows you to be; your reputation is what men think you are." - Dr. Bob Jones, Sr.

 

Conviction
"Buy the truth, and sell it not; also wisdom, and instruction, and understanding.” - Proverbs 23:23