 # 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

• 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

#### 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. 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.