Mathematics Scheme of Work
Mathematics Exam Format (Standard Math) Important! Mathematical and word statements must be shown for ALL Fill In the Blank questions and problem sums.
Mathematics List of Approved Calculators • SHPS uses Casio fx-82AU, fx-95sg PLUS and fx-96sg PLUS as a classroom instructional tool • You may visit the SEAB website at http://www.seab.gov.sg to check on the list of other approved calculators
P6 Science Science Syllabus Program Highlights Science Assessments (CA & SA) Science exam paper format How to score well in a Science exam paper Topical Test Papers Photos of some pupils in action.
Program Highlights • Topical Inquiry Based Workstations (Hands-On Lab Lessons) carried out before the teaching of each topic • Learning Journey to PasirRis swamp cum Birds Hands-on workshop (Term 1) • Environmental awareness project on Recycling • New South Wales International Science Competition (Opt-in ) • CoL & SDL lessons incorporating ICT skills
Science Assessment 2013 for P6 Exam Format for all CA and SA, Prelims Process skill questions will be tested on. Answers must be detailed/complete with appropriate Science Terms.
How to score well in a Science Exam paper • Section A : 30 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) • 60 marks (2m per question) • Aim for perfect score in Section A (ie 60 marks) • Section B : Open-ended questions (OE) 40 marks • Analyze : diagrams / data / results of given experiments. • Highlight key words in the stem question • Use appropriate scientific terms • Questions with “Explain” “Give reasons” “Why” require elaborated answers with Science concepts • State Science concepts in relation to the question for “Explain” questions
Topical Test Papers Topical Papers are SHPS Past Years Exams Questions Topical Papers & 2013 CA and SA papers from various GEP schools will be given termly for practice. Please ensure that your child does these with diligence Purpose: to prepare your child for the Written Examination, a good gauge for the child/teacher/parent on how prepared your child is for the National exams
Practical Test (a Hands-On Test carried out in Term 3 on Topics/Lab skills Learnt) Results are graded in A, B or C in the report books