Primary Mathematics

Building a strong Mathematical foundation starts from young. Give your child a strong foundation with our Primary Mathematics Tuition Program

Our Student-Centred Pedagogy

Our centre applies the following pedagogies in our lessons:

The CPA Approach

Concrete - Pictorial - Abstract approach (C - P - A) for conceptual understanding

Hands-on learning experiences

Hands-on learning experiences to engage our students

Differentiated Instruction

Differentiated Instruction (Content, Process, Product) for individual student

Problem Solving Heuristics

Provide higher order thinking questions to help students with problem solving heuristics. 

Lower Primary Topic Outline

Primary 1

  • Numbers up to 100

  • Addition and Subtraction

  • Multiplication and Division

  • Length

  • Time

  • 2D Shapes

  • Picture Graphs

Primary 2

  • Numbers up to 1000

  • Addition and Subtraction within 1000

  • Word Problem: Addition and Subtraction

  • Multiplication and Division

  • Multiplication Tables of 2, 3, 4, 5,10

  • Word Problem: Multiplication and Division

  • Length

  • Mass

  • Money

  • 2D and 3D figures

  • Fractions

  • Time

  • Picture Graphs with Scales

  • Volume

Primary 3

  • Numbers up to 10 000

  • Addition and Subtraction within 10 000

  • Word Problem: Addition and Subtraction

  • Multiplication 

  • Division

  • Word Problem Involving the Four Operations

  • Money

  • Length, Mass and Volume

  • Bar Graphs

  • Fractions

  • Time

  • Angles

  • Perpendicular and Parallel Lines

  • Area and Perimeter

Upper Primary Topic Outline

Primary 4

  • Numbers up to 100 000

  • Factors and Multiples

  • Multiplication and Division of Whole Numbers

  • Whole Numbers: Word Problem

  • Angles

  • Rectangle and Square

  • Symmetry

  • Fractions

  • Addition and Subtraction of Fractions

  • Decimals

  • The Four Operation of Decimals

  • Decimals: Word Problems

  • Area and Perimeter

  • Tables and Line Graphs

  • Time

Primary 5

  • Numbers up to 10 million

  • Operations of Whole Numbers

  • Fractions and Mixed Numbers

  • Multiplication of Whole Numbers, Fractions and Mixed Numbers

  • Fractions: Word Problem

  • Area of Triangle

  • Ratio

  • Volume of Cube and Cuboid

  • Decimals

  • Percentage

  • Average

  • Rate

  • Angles

  • Triangles

  • Quadrilaterals

Primary 6

  • Algebra

  • ​Fractions

  • Ratio

  • Percentage

  • Circles

  • Area in Geometric Figures

  • Speed

  • Volume of Solids and Liquids

  • Pie Charts

  • Solid Figures and Nets

Note​

  • The P1 - P4 syllabus is common to all students.

  • The P5 - P6 Standard Mathematics syllabus continues the development of the P1 - P4 syllabus, whereas the P5 - P6 Foundation Mathematics syllabus re-visits some of the important concepts and skills in the P1 - P4 syllabus.

  • The new concepts and skills introduced in Foundation Mathematics is a subset of the Standard Mathematics syllabus.

PSLE Examination Format

The examination consists of two written papers comprising three booklets.

Screenshot 2021-06-17 at 10.50.20 AM.png

Notes

  1. Both papers will be scheduled on the same day with a break between the two papers.

  2. Paper 1 comprises two booklets. The use of calculators is not allowed.

  3. Paper 2 comprises one booklet. The use of calculators is allowed.