**Course Description **

This course is according to the Upper Primary Mathematics syllabus of the Ministry of Education, Singapore. It prepares students for the Primary School Leaving Examinations (PSLE) that occurs at the end of each year.

**Tutor's Description **

Miss Josie obtained a Bachelor Degree of Science, majoring in Mathematics and has taught Mathematics since 2012.

**Course Outline **

**Module 1: Whole Numbers **

- Lesson 1: Place Values
- Lesson 2: Shortcut in Multiplying and Dividing by 10, 100, 1000 and their Multiples
- Lesson 3: Order of Operations, Factors, and Multiples
- Lesson 4: Greatest and Smallest
- Lesson 5: Common Mistakes and Strategies in Problem Solving

**Module 2: Fractions **

- Lesson 1: Proper and Improper Fractions, and Mixed Numbers
- Lesson 2: Addition and Subtraction
- Lesson 3: Multiplication and Division
- Lesson 4: Common Mistakes and Strategies in Problem Solving

**Module 3: Decimals **

- Lesson 1: Introduction
- Lesson 2: Addition and Subtraction
- Lesson 3: Conversion of Measurements
- Lesson 4: Common Mistakes and Strategies in Problem Solving

**Module 4: Percentage **

- Lesson 1: Finding the Percentage
- Lesson 2: Percentage Increase and Decrease
- Lsseeon3: Common Mistakes and Strategies in Problem Solving

**Module 5: Ratio **

- Lesson 1: Introduction
- Lesson 2: Its 'Complicated' Relationship with Fraction
- Lesson 3: Common Mistakes and Strategies in Problem Solving

**Module 6: Rate and Speed **

- Lesson 1: Rate
- Lesson 2: Speed
- Lesson 2: Common Mistakes and Strategies in Problem Solving

**Module 7: Rectangles, Squares, and their 3D Forms **

- Lesson 1: Properties of Rectangles and Squares and how to draw them
- Lesson 2: Area and Perimeter of Rectangles and Squares
- Lesson 3: Volume of Cubes and Cuboids

**Module 8: Triangles **

- Lesson 1: The different types of Triangles and their Properties
- Lesson 2: How to draw a Triangle
- Lesson 2: Area and Perimeter of a Triangle

**Module 9: Four-sided Figures and their Nets **

- Lesson 1: The Different Types of Four-sided Figures and their Properties
- Lesson 2: Drawing the Four-sided Figures
- Lesson 3: The Different Nets

**Module 10: Angles and Symmetry **

- Lesson 1: Identity, Measure and Draw An Angle
- Lesson 2: Finding Unknown Angles
- Lesson 3: How to draw its 'other half'

**Module 11: Circles **

- Lesson 1: Area and Circumference of a Circle and a Semi-circle
- Lesson 2: Area and Perimeter of a Composite Figure

**Module 12: Average, Graphs and Charts **

- Lesson 1: Average
- Lesson 2: Graphs and Charts

**Module 13: Algebra **

- Lesson 1: Simplify and Evaluate Linear Expressions

** *Module 14: Summing Them All Up! **

- Lesson 1: Crack Your Brains!
- Lesson 2: Don't Give Up!
- Lesson 3: It's Coming To An End!

***This module will be based on the 4-mark and 5-mark questions tested. Strategies will be taught in answering such questions. **

Curriculum

Module 1: Whole Numbers

- Lesson 1 : Place Values