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Mathematics

Focus

To develop pupils with confidence, passion and determination to achieve excellence in mathematics

Objectives

To create meaningful learning experiences which help pupils:
    • acquire and apply mathematical concepts and skills, 
    • develop cognitive and metacognitive skills, and 
    • develop positive attitudes towards mathematics

Pedagogy Approaches

The Concrete-Pictorial-Abstract (CPA) approach, based on Jerome Bruner’s conception of enactive, iconic and symbolic modes of representation, is the main pedagogical approach use in AGPS’s math classrooms.

Key Programmes

Picture1.png Enhanced Learning Support Mathematics (LSM)

Programme designed for pupils who need extra support in acquiring basic numeracy skills when they are in Pri 1 and 2
Picture2.png Math Bridging Programme

Programme designed to provide continual math support for Pri 3 pupils formerly from LSM
Picture3.png ICAN (Improvement in Confidence and Achievement in Numeracy) Programme

Programme designed to support teachers of low progress pupils to help them improve their confidence and achievement in math
Picture4.png Peer Tutoring Programme

A partnership programme with Pei Hwa Secondary for Pri 4 pupils who require extra support in math
Picture5.png Math Trail

Programme designed for P1, P2 and P3 pupils to stimulate interest in Mathematics through hands-on activities.
Picture6.png Real-life Mathematics

Programme designed for P4, P5 and P6 pupils to appreciate Mathematics beyond the classroom and textbooks.
Picture7.png Math Olympiad Programme

Programme designed to enrich selected P3 to P5 pupils who are keen to participate in Math Olympiad Competitions
Picture8.png Parents Learning Festival

A workshop for parents to learn about guiding their child in the learning of math