Primary Mathematics Department


Assessment 2017/18

  Semester 1 Semester 2
P1 BST* 1 BST 2 BST 3 BST 4
(Includes Performance Task)
BST 5 BST 6
P2 BST 1 BST 2 BST 3 BST 4
(Performance Task)
Year-End Exam
P3 & P4 Class Test 1 Mid-Year Exam Class Test 2
(includes Performance Task)
Year-End Exam
P5 & P6 Class Test 1 Mid-Year Exam Class Test 2 Year-End Exam

Information regarding the topics to be tested for each assessment will be provided promptly, in due course.
*BST: Bite-sized Test

Weighting for Overall Math Results 2017/18

  Semester 1 (40%) Semester 2 (60%)
P1 BST 1 BST 2 BST 3 BST 4 BST 5 BST 6
10% 10% 20% 20% 20% 20%
  Semester 1 (40%) Semester 2 (60%)
P2 BST 1 BST 2 BST 3 BST 4 Year-End Exam
20% 20% 15% 10% 35%
  Semester 1 (40%) Semester 2 (60%)
P3 to P6 Class Test 1 Midyear Exam Class Test 2 Year-End Exam
10% 30% 10% 50%

Format of Assessments 2017/18

Topic Coverage and Exam Format for Year-End Exam 2017/18

Level Topics Format for
Year-End
Exam
Number
of questions
Duration Marks
P2
  • Numbers to 1000
  • Addition and Subtraction Within 1000
  • Using Models: Addition and Subtraction
  • Multiplication and Division
  • Multiplication Tables of 2, 3 , 4, 5 and 10
  • Using Models: Multiplication and Division
  • Two-step Word Problems
  • Length
  • Mass
  • Money
  • Fractions
  • Time
  • Volume
  • Picture Graphs
Multiple Choice Questions 15 1h 30 min 30
Short-Answer Questions 25 50
Long-Answer Questions 5 20
Level Topics Format for
Year-End
Exam
Number
of questions
Duration Marks
P3
  • Numbers to 10 000
  • Addition and subtraction of within 10 000
  • Word Problems Involving the Four Operations
  • Multiplication and Division
  • Money
  • Length, Mass and Volume
  • Solving Word Problems: Length, Mass and Volume
  • Bar graphs
  • Fractions
  • Time
  • Angles
  • Perpendicular and Parallel lines
  • Area & Perimeter
  • Heuristics – Draw A Diagram
  • Guess and Check
Multiple Choice Questions 20 1h 45 min 40
Short-Answer Questions 20 40
Long-Answer Questions 5 20
Level Topics Format for
Year-End
Exam
Number
of questions
Duration Marks
P4
  • Numbers to 100 000
  • Factors and Multiples
  • Multiplication and Division
  • Word Problems
  • Angles (including 8-point compass)
  • Squares and Rectangles
  • Symmetry
  • Fractions
  • Addition and Subtraction of Fractions
  • Decimals
  • The Four Operations of Decimals
  • Decimals: Word Problems
  • Area and Perimeter
  • Tables and Line Graphs
  • Time
  • Heuristics –
  • Observing Patterns 1 & 2
  • Stacking Models
  • Systematic Listing
  • Working Backwards
  • Before-After Concept
Multiple Choice Questions 18 2h 36
Short-Answer Questions 18 36
Long-Answer Questions 7 28
Level Topics Format for
Year-End
Exam
Number
of Questions
Duration Marks
P5
  • Whole Number
  • Operations of Whole Numbers
  • Fractions and Mixed Numbers
  • Multiplication of Whole Numbers, Fractions and Mixed numbers
  • Fractions: Word Problems
  • Areas of Triangle
  • Ratio
  • Volume of Cubes and Cuboids
  • Decimals
  • Average
  • Rate
  • Angles
  • Triangles
  • Quadrilaterals
  • Heuristics:
  • Making Supposition 1 and 2
  • Simplify the Problem 2
  • All topics and heuristics from P3 to P4
Multiple Choice Questions Paper 1 Booklet A 15 1 hour 20
Short-Answer Questions Paper 1 Booklet B 15 25
Problem Sums
(with the use of calculators)
Paper 2 17 1h 30 min 55

* Please note that there is a recess break between Paper 1 and Paper 2

Level Topics Format for
Year-End
Exam
Number
of Questions
Duration Marks
P6 All topics and heuristics in the Primary Mathematics Syllabus, except Symmetry and Tessellation Multiple Choice Questions Paper 1 Booklet A 15 50 min 20
Short-Answer Questions Paper 1
Booklet B
15 20
Problem Sums
(with the use of calculators)
Paper 2 18 1h 40 min 60

* Please note that there is a recess break between Paper 1 and Paper 2

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Mathematics Teachers

Mathematics Teachers 2017/18 – By Level, By Class

Level Teacher Class
P1 Ms Chao Wei Ling 1C
Ms Sam Mei Yin 1S, 1W
Ms Kelly Yu 1Y
Ms Yvonne Fung 1F, 1P
P2 Ms Sam Mei Yin 2A
Ms Teresa Kenny 2C
Ms Fiona Cheng 2E, 2F
Mr Teo Boon Teck 2M, 2T
P3 Mr Patric April 3A, 3B
Ms Ornela Xhelilaj 3C, 3O
Ms Lily Chan 3L
P4 Mr Adam Lai 4A
Ms Lim Hwee Hong 4C
Ms Cheryl Yap 4D, 4K
Mr Teo Boon Teck 4L
P5 Mr Chia Hong Wee 5C, 5T
Ms Lily Chan 5N
Ms Wendy Ong 5P
Mr Sun Chin Keong 5S
P6 Ms Edwina Lam 6C, 6Z
Ms Lee Pick Kian 6L, 6Y
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PTM Slides 

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