# Primary 6

#### PSLE A* Achievers Math

Objectives

1. Expose students to various techniques and encourage them to adopt the right approach in understanding and solving problems.
2. Stimulate and develop students' creative thinking skill and problem solving ability to solve challenging problems effectively.
3. Cultivate students' interest in Mathematics through challenges to achieve a sense of accomplishment.
4. Train students to use check back methods to minimize the chance of making mistakes.
5. Impart students with essential skills in presentation of solutions to problem sums.

 Year End Holiday- Algebra &  Expressions- Fractions, Ratio and Percentage - Circles - Rate - Speed - Constants (Total, Difference,   Single-Subject)- Evaluation Test Semester 1(Jan - May) - Groupings and Sets - Cross Multiplication - Short or Extra Concept - Equivalent Subject- Replacement Concept- Completing Whole Strategy - Working Backwards- Guess and Check- Balancing the Table- Percentage- Making a List / Ratio Unit- Revision March Holiday- Short Questions Revision- Long Questions Revision Mid Year Holiday- Fractions, Decimals, Ratio,   Percentage - Circles- Speed - Mock Papers Semester 2(Jun - PSLE) - Revision (based on PSLE topics) September Holiday- Mock Papers

Topics covered are subjected to change depending on the ability of students.

#### Primary 6 Problem Solving

Objectives

1. Expose students to various techniques and encourage them to adopt the right approach in understanding and solving problems
2. Cultivate students’ interest in Mathematics through challenges to achieve a sense of accomplishment

Course Outline

• Problem solving on syllabus based topics
• Focus on Whole Numbers, Percentage, Fractions, Ratio
• Non-routine questions
• Rate & Speed

 Year End Holiday- Basic Algebra and its   Application - Fractions, Ratio and   Percentage - Circles - Rate - Speed - Constant Questions - Evaluation Test Semester 1(Jan - Mar) - Whole Numbers - Fractions / Ratio /   Percentage - Rate - Algebra - Circles - Speed- Revision March Holiday- Area and Perimeter- Surface Area and   Volume - Speed and Rate - Revision Semester 1(Mar - May) - Fractions and   Decimals - Ratio and Percentage - Rate - Speed - PS on Percentage   Change - Area and Perimeter - Circles - Revision - Replacement Concept - Equivalent Subject   Concept Mid Year Holiday- Circles- Speed - Fractions / Ratio /   Decimals /   Percentage - Mock Papers Semester 2 (Jun - PSLE)- Geometry - Whole Year's Topics   Revision September Holiday- Mock Papers

Topics covered are subjected to change depending on the ability of students.

#### Primary 6 Problem Solving (Basic)

Objectives

1. Instil students with Mathematical concepts to identify the right approach to problem solving
2. Develop students’ interest through challenges to achieve a sense of accomplishment

Core Topics

• Whole numbers
• Decimals
• Fractions
• Ratio
• Percentage
• Rate

 Year End Holiday- Basic Algebra and   its Application - Fractions, Ratio and   Percentage - Circles - Rate - Speed - Constant Questions - Evaluation Test Semester 1(Jan - Mar) - Whole Numbers- Fractions - Decimals- Ratio- Revision March Holiday- Fractions, Decimals   and Percentage - Percentage - Perimeter - Test Semester 1(Mar - May) - Percentage- Volume- Area and Perimeter- Fractions, Ratio and   Percentage - Speed and Rate- Revision Mid Year Holiday- Circles - Speed- PS on Whole   Numbers, Fractions,   Ratio, Decimals,   Percentage- Mock Papers Semester 2(Jun - PSLE)- Fractions and   Decimals - Area and Perimeter - Ratio - Rate - Topical Exercise - Fractions - Revision September Holiday- Whole Year's Topics  Revision

Topics covered are subjected to change depending on the ability of students.